ISBN: ; Year of the edition: ; Number of pages: 64; Cover : paperback; Original title: De eeuwige terugkeer van het fascisme; Original. In stuurde cultuurfilosoof Rob Riemen naar alle Tweede Kamerleden zijn pamflet De Eeuwige Terugkeer van het Fascisme, waarin hij. Esai filsafat Kekekalan Laten Fasisme Judul asli: De eeuwige terugkeer van het fascisme Pengarang: Rob Riemen Harga: Rp Tebal: 60 hlm.
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Nevertheless, the authorities persistently denied it, not wanting to create panic. Riemen’s Nobility of Spirit is intended as a meditation on the forces that threaten civilization and, no less important, on the forces that are desperately needed to sustain it.
The author and his book are so terribly divorced from the current reality and any meaningful analysis and understanding of what is happening, that I feel equal parts shocked and embarrassed by reading it. The first of the 2 essays that make up this volume is excellent – we need to call fascism for what it is, and the lies fascism tells about itself.
In an appropriate manner shown fascissme this work, one teruykeer constantly, discretely and yet convincingly continue to remind of the difference between genuine democracy on the one hand, which must be enlightened and imbued with genuine moral feelings in order to withstand, and populism, demagoguery and kitsch net the other hand, that encourage low passions in people and, in times of severe crisis, adhere to the new Fuhrers.
Related titles The return of Europa Rob Riemen. This essay was so bad that it took the rating of the whole book down with it.
To view it, click here. But hs is a Humanist. Nobility of Spirit is a spiritual journey to the source of those values-especially truth, freedom and dignity-that must be sustained in order for civilization to flourish. Levertijd We doen er alles aan fascismd dit artikel op tijd te bezorgen. Ultimately, Riemen calls for all of us to be brave as we battle those forces-terror, hate and ignorance-that are conspiring against humanity.
To Fight Against This Age: On Fascism and Humanism
Nos dejamos llevar por la velocidad, la inercia —todo debe ocurrir ahora— y los impulsos. Riemen’s principal argument, though it’s less an argument than a repetitive assertion, seems to be that modern society is vacuous and stupid, and that what’s most crucial to thwarting fascism is the cultivation of nobility of spirit. But the manner we educate today does not allow for that, let alone the rest of our society which is based near-entirely on the concept of competition that will inevitably raise some by pressing others down, each win means one will be granted more resources, more training, more power, and another must lose those things.
The author criticisms a speaker who spoke highly of the middle ages, but there is no reason not to apply the same criticisms to any age of man, in any place whatever. Thought provoking but lacking in pragmatism The first essay, which does a good job of diagnosing the problems with our modern age, eeuwiige a very interesting read.
But I did like Rieman’s idea that fascism is the misbegotten child of democracy. He makes clear tha What an important little book. A good thought-provoking read – I read it twice back-to-back – but only an introduction to the subject.
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His book comprises of two essays, the first explaining what is happening and why and the second looking deeper at the European psyche and how it endures over time. It’s not coherent in the sense of uniform or whole, not regarding logic. It’s been ages since a work of non-fiction moved us this way. eduwige
However, it’s not necessarily indicative of any racism on Terugoeer Absolute rubbish and even worse, a bore. Riemen touches on this idea as well which has been around, I think, at least since Victor Klemperer and George Orwelland yet the language in this book is fzscisme and without nuance; the answers to which Riemen keeps returning are truth, justice, wisdom, peace, nobility of the spirit, etc.
That it’s the result of democracies losing their cultural ethos, which he characterizes as an elevation of truth and beauty, and devolve into mass politics based upon popular resentment and rage. Although he does bare some truth in explaining how rhetoric can be a fascist tool, the bad guys he describes are those that are really anti fasc I was initially fascinated by this book as it was discussing the need to return to Renaissance humanism.
Want to Read saving…. Mann’s volume, Nobility of Spirit: Worse, they boast of their ignorance and pursue success for themselves or their group, through bragging, unsubstantiated claims and a false display of good characteristics, instead of drawing from true ability, experience or cultural reflection.
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Not only because of the extraordinary sophistication of eeuwife author’s expression and style, which easily sublimates complex political issues and important historical facts, but also due to the actuality that could be described as follows. But those who were rebuilding society for the future ages indeed were humanistic, and Christian. That’s basically the point. What an important little book.