It spoke much of the rights and duties of civilization, of the sacredness of the civilizing
work, and extolled the merits of those who went about bringing light, and faith and commerce to the dark places of the earth.
Sometimes, it is true," answered Grandfather, "the magistrates and ministers would talk about civilizing
and converting the red people.
In the following I intend to examine the gradually upcoming of ethical standards of behavior as the result of what has been called the civilizing
the wilderness; culture and nature in pre-confederation Canada and Rupert's land.
den Otter, Civilizing
the Wilderness: Culture and Nature in Pre-Confederation Canada and Rupert's Land Edmonton: University of Alberta Press, 2012, 438 pages.
The second is the process sociology of Norbert Elias, especially his work on "the civilizing
process," but seen through the eyes of someone with a long-term engagement in critical social theory.
And at the launch of Nayantara Sahgal's Jawaharlal Nehru: Civilizing
A Savage World on a chilly Wednesday evening, it was Rajya Sabha MP and former minister Mani Shankar Aiyar's turn to pay tribute to the man who was the " single biggest influence" in his life.
THE CITY DOG: A GUIDE TO REHABILITATING AGGRESSIVE DOGS IN AN URBAN ENVIRONMENT is a fine pick for city dwellers who old aggressive dogs in urban places.
The cult was central to Qing political culture, "making female virtue integral to imperial state building and the civilizing
project that legitimated it (13).
Mann argues that 'to pave the way for the civilizing
mission, protagonists basically concurred on the subject, differing only in its means'.
And the public response is encouraging--since the new route opened, passenger numbers have been well in excess of expectations, proof of the civilizing
potential of good design for the everyday.
The confluence--or at least the alternation--of sex and speech is a civilizing