I come back to Bowen's amazing, loving sense of place and belief in the importance of family and friends. That is grace.
By the time it's over, Reacher has been in a gunfight with submachine guns and buried the bodies with a backhoe.
Spenser. He cracks wise, he cracks heads, he cracks the case.
Orwell presented British socialism as an unreal vision peddled by marginal people to an untrusting public.
Do literature and the arts, like religion, express social emotions and play a vital part in maintaining an ethical culture?
These arguments fall outside the conventional ideological boxes, joining conservative social ideas with a radical critique of capitalist economics and social institutions.
The politics of narcissism ... protest the failure of the world to live up to imagined aesthetic ideals of peace and harmony.
The Culture of Narcissism, American Life in an Age of Diminishing Expectations was a best-seller when it was first published in 1979, and it stands as one of the most distinctive works of social criticism and commentary of the last three decades.
The approach is to explain the project of philosophy, and examine a few of the problems it has addressed.