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. Resurrection and Death in Everyman

George Anastaplo

in Reflections on Life, Death, and the Constitution

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813125336
eISBN:
9780813135243
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813125336.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter examines resurrection and death in Everyman, considered as the greatest of English morality plays. It observes that death, ordained by God Himself, is exhibited as an inevitable limit on ... More


The Politics of Homeland Health

Eric T. Freyfogle

in Agrarianism and the Good Society: Land, Culture, Conflict, and Hope

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813124391
eISBN:
9780813134888
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813124391.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

This chapter underlines the urgent need to bring back the issue of land conservation to the forefront of political discussions in the US. While some of the blame for the lack of interest goes to a ... More


. Obliteration Bombing, Civilian Casualties, and the Laws of War

George Anastaplo

in Reflections on Life, Death, and the Constitution

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813125336
eISBN:
9780813135243
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813125336.003.0012
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter deals with the steady pounding that the by-then virtually undefended German cities were being subjected to by the American and British air forces. It notes that the civilian casualties ... More


The Legislation of Morality and the Problem of Pain

George Anastaplo

in Reflections on Life, Death, and the Constitution

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813125336
eISBN:
9780813135243
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813125336.003.0023
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter discusses the “classic” experiment with the regulation of substance abuse culminated in the provision in the Eighteenth Amendment. It illustrates the problem in the case of Gonzales v. ... More


Moral Democratic Realism

Robert G. Kaufman

in In Defense of the Bush Doctrine

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813124346
eISBN:
9780813134987
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813124346.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Leaning on the lessons of American diplomatic history, moral democratic realism takes into account the centrality of power and the constraints imposed by the dynamics of international politics, while ... More


Cardboard Continental

John Baxter

in Von Sternberg

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813126012
eISBN:
9780813135601
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813126012.003.0025
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Von Sternberg took refuge in art, organizing an exhibition of his collection at the Los Angeles Country Museum. The Los Angeles Times reviewed the show respectfully, remarking that von Sternberg's ... More


“It is Not Enough that the Church Should be Sober”: Drying Up the South, 1880–1915

Joe L. Coker

in Liquor in the Land of the Lost Cause: Southern White Evangelicals and the Prohibition Movement

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813124711
eISBN:
9780813134727
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813124711.003.0003
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

In the late 1880s, there was renewed vigor among evangelicals in the South to redeem and transform society by ending intemperance, not just among members of their church, but also among their ... More


Cosmopolitanism: In Search of Cosmos

Fred Dallmayr

in Being in the World: Dialogue and Cosmopolis

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780813141916
eISBN:
9780813142364
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813141916.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter turns to prominent social and political ramifications of cosmopolitanism. Dallmayr addresses how the term cosmopolitanism is contested in today’s scholarship. To clarify the term, the ... More


Befriending the Stranger: Beyond the Global Politics of Fear

Fred Dallmayr

in Being in the World: Dialogue and Cosmopolis

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780813141916
eISBN:
9780813142364
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813141916.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

In chapter six, Dallmayr attempts to outline the role and relevance of ethics in international politics. Dallmayr explores the views of three leading philosophers-Richard Shapcott, Anthony Black, and ... More


The Ambition of Moral Citizens: Belonging and the Limits of the Moral Community

Jeffrey A. Becker

in Ambition in America: Political Power and the Collapse of Citizenship

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780813145044
eISBN:
9780813145259
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813145044.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter argues the New England Puritans provide a case study of the ambition to form a model political community by dividing people into in-groups and out-groups based on moral categories of ... More


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