Many say that one of the “achievements” of the Pre-Socratics is their “demythologization” of thought. They supposedly no longer relied on myths or in the gods as explicative forces of nature, as if every other culture back then did not do that either. noch 1.484 Wörter
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Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein, America’s advanced state of decadence, and Planned Parenthood. What do these three have in common?
Romanticism, the reaction against the Industrial Revolution and the rationalization of nature, warned us about controlling what the gods or God can only control. noch 479 Wörter
The current narrative of our culture is that we are the most enlightened and advanced civilization that has ever existed on Earth. As evidence for this, the collective social body cites the advances of science and technology, world-wide communications, medical advances, the dissemination and understanding of diverse cultural information and so on. noch 1.385 Wörter