The question of the family now divides our society so deeply that the opposing sides cannot even agree on a definition of the institution they are arguing about.
The model of ownership, in a society organized round mass consumption, is addiction.
Simply that we are mirroring the trends in society, at any given time smuggling was an iss...- Ajay Devgan
For too long, society has resembled a pyramid that has been turned upside down and made to...- Napoleon III
As long as men are men, a poor society cannot be too poor to find a right order of life; n...- R. H. Tawney
The great hope of society is in individual character.- William Ellery Channing
In a truly moral society, most of our current laws would not exist.- Michel Templet
Comments on: "Christopher Lasch Quotes: The model of ownership, in a society organized round mass consumption, is addiction."
|Birth:||1st June, 1932|
|Death:||14th February, 1994|
|Profession:||Author, Critic, Historian, Professor|
Christopher Lasch was born in Omaha, Nebraska. He was a well-known American historian, author, professor and social critic. Lasch taught at the University of Iowa and then was a professor of history at the University of Rochester. Lasch sought to use history as a tool to awaken American society to the pervasiveness with which major institutions, public and private, were eroding the competence and independence of families and communities. His books, including The New Radicalism in America, Haven in a Heartless World, The Culture of Narcissism and The True and Only Heaven, were widely discussed and reviewed. The Culture of Narcissism became a surprise best-seller and won the National Book Award in the category Current Interest. Lasch was always a critic of liberalism, and a historian of liberalism's discontents, but over time his political perspective evolved dramatically.
Quote of the day
Our mission is to motivate, boost self confiedence and inspire people to Love life, live life and surf life with words.