Christopher Dawson on Technology and the Demise of Liberalism

Christopher Dawson on Technology and the Demise of Liberalism RUSSELL HITTINGER I must admit that in previous readings of Dawson’s work, I was not persuaded by the critical, if not apocalyptic remarks he made about technology. Christopher Dawson 1889-1970 Having accepted the Stillman Chair of Catholic Studies at Harvard, Christopher Dawson arrived in New York […]

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Art and Society

Nothing is more difficult for the natural man than to understand a culture or social tradition different from his own, for it involves an almost superhuman detachment from inherited ways of thought and education and the unconscious influence of his social environment. Indeed the more highly educated he is in his own tradition the less […]

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