Culture of Intolerance

Culture of Intolerance

Author: Mark Nathan Cohen

Publisher: Yale University Press

ISBN: 0300080662

Category: Social Science

Page: 325

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This work demonstrates that a series of arbitrary misconceptions and assumptions in American culture generate racism, the gap between rich and poor, and other social problems. It argues that Americans fail to realize that the goals and values of others can be different without being wrong.
Culture of Intolerance
Language: en
Pages: 325
Authors: Mark Nathan Cohen
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998-01-01 - Publisher: Yale University Press

This work demonstrates that a series of arbitrary misconceptions and assumptions in American culture generate racism, the gap between rich and poor, and other social problems. It argues that Americans fail to realize that the goals and values of others can be different without being wrong.
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Language: en
Pages: 6
Authors: United States Commission on International Religious Freedom
Categories: Freedom of religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013 - Publisher:

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Tolerance in Indian Culture
Language: en
Pages: 138
Authors: Rajangam Balasubramanian
Categories: Religious tolerance
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992 - Publisher: Indian

Contains some of the papers presented at the National Seminar on "The Concept and Role of Tolerance in Indian Culture" held in the Radhakrishnan Institute for Advanced Study in Philosophy, University of Madras.
The Intolerance of Tolerance
Language: en
Pages: 186
Authors: D. A. Carson
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-01-31 - Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing

The author uses anecdotes and quotes to help illustrate his argument that tolerance has gone beyond simply putting up with another's differences and still disagreeing with him or her and instead now has more to do with completely refraining from saying others are wrong, in a book that offers the
On Tolerance
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Frank Furedi
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-08-18 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Outwardly, we live in an era that appears more open-minded, non-judgemental and tolerant than in any time in human history. The very term intolerant invokes moral condemnation. We are constantly reminded to understand the importance of respecting different cultures and diversities. In this pugnacious new book, Frank Furedi argues that