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Dorothy Thompson The Dignity of Chartism


Groundbreaking studies of Britain’s first major working-class movement This is the first collection of essays on Chartism by leading social historian Dorothy Thompson, whose work radically transformed the way in which Chartism is understood. Reclaiming Chartism as a fully-blown working-class movement, Thompson intertwines her penetrating analyses of class with ground-breaking research uncovering the role played by women in the movement. Throughout her essays, Thompson strikes a delicate balance between down-to-the-ground accounts of local uprisings, snappy portraits of high-profile Chartist figures as well as rank-and-file men and women, and more theoretical, polemical interventions. Of particular historical and political significance is the previously unpublished substantial essay co-authored by Dorothy and Edward Thompson, a superb piece of local historical research by two social historians then on the brink of notable careers. With contributions by E. P. Thompson

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Erin Daly Dignity Rights


The right to dignity is now recognized in most of the world's constitutions, and hardly a new constitution is adopted without it. Over the last sixty years, courts in Latin America, Europe, Asia, Africa, the Middle East, and North America have developed a robust jurisprudence of dignity on subjects as diverse as health care, imprisonment, privacy, education, culture, the environment, sexuality, and death. As the range and growing number of cases about dignity attest, it is invoked and recognized by courts far more frequently than other constitutional guarantees. Dignity Rights is the first book to explore the constitutional law of dignity around the world. Erin Daly shows how dignity has come not only to define specific interests like the right to humane treatment or to earn a living wage, but also to protect the basic rights of a person to control his or her own life and to live in society with others. Daly argues that, through the right to dignity, courts are redefining what it means to be human in the modern world. As described by the courts, the scope of dignity rights marks the outer boundaries of state power, limiting state authority to meet the demands of human dignity. As a result, these cases force us to reexamine the relationship between the individual and the state and, in turn, contribute to a new and richer understanding of the role of the citizen in modern democracies.

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Anthony Ekanem Living With Dignity


Dignity is the intrinsic value and worth of a human being. Everyone is born with it, regardless of gender, social status, education, race, religion, creed, and other factors that may distinguish one person from another. The sad news, however, is that we are all vulnerable to having our dignity violated by other people.Dignity violation comes in many forms. When a man is tortured by other people or by security agents, his dignity is violated. When a woman is raped or forced into other forms of sexual relationship, her dignity is violated. When an individual is socially excluded for any reason, their dignity is violated. When an individual is put down, ridiculed, humiliated, or embarrassed in front of other people, their dignity is violated. Other examples of dignity violation include labour exploitation, child labour, child abuse in any form, and slavery. Poverty, whether absolute or relative, is also a form of human dignity violation. In short, when someone is treated poorly in any form or any way, it is a violation of their dignity.Many people consider dignity to mean the same thing as respect. This conception is wrong. Dignity is the intrinsic value and worth of the human being. It is the quality of being worthy of honour. You do not need to do anything to have it. All human beings are born free and equal in both dignity and rights. Dignity is an inalienable gift by God to man. Therefore, all humans deserve to be treated in a dignified manner, regardless of who they are or what they are. Many people, regardless of their race, education and social status, do not understand what dignity is, or what it means to treat people with dignity. So we have a collective ignorance about all matters relating to dignity. And because of the ignorance, even good people with good intentions can violate others without knowing it.Living With Dignity is an attempt to address this ignorance. And as the subtitle of the book suggests, dignity is all about how to treat people, the same way you would like them to treat you. Not many people know how to treat others with dignity, even though we are all born with it. You should learn to treat others with dignity and practise it every day.As mentioned earlier, you need to understand that wounds to human dignity are as real as a physical wound. Research has shown that when others violate our dignity, it shows up in the brain in the same area as a physical wound. Dignity violations are real and very painful and humiliating. We need to protect our vulnerable dignity the same way we protect our physical wellness.Those who suffer from dignity violation always withdraw from the relationship or they fight with the person who violated them. Another consequence is gossip. When the dignity of an individual is violated, and they do not feel safe to confront the person who violated them, they resort to gossip. Talking negatively about someone is a quick way of punishing them without having to face him.Dignity awareness is the result of educating oneself about dignity and the vital role it plays in our lives and relationships. The ignorance of most people about dignity is not surprising because our educational system does not address this critical aspect of our social development.This book will surely help you become more aware of how to honour dignity in others and develop the skills necessary to Live with Dignity.Enjoy your reading.

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Laura Thompson A Tale of Two Murders - Guilt, Innocence, and the Execution of Edith Thompson (Unabridged)

Gilbert Meilaender Neither Beast Nor God


Appeals to &#8220;human dignity&#8221; are at the core of many of the most contentious social and political issues of our time. But these appeals suggest different and at times even contradictory ways of understanding the term. Is dignity something we all share equally, and therefore the reason we all ought to be treated as equals? Or is it what distinguishes some greater and more admirable human beings from the rest? What notion of human dignity should inform our private judgments and our public life?<BR><BR>In Neither Beast Nor God, Gilbert Meilaender elaborates the philosophical, social, theological, and political implications of the question of dignity, and suggests a path through the thicket. Meilaender, a noted theologian and a prominent voice in America&#8217;s bioethics debates, traces the ways in which notions of dignity shape societies, families, and individual lives, and incisively cuts through some common confusions that cloud our thinking on key moral and ethical questions. The dignity of humanity and the dignity of the person, he argues, are distinct but deeply connected&#8212;and only by grasping them both can we find our way to a meaningful understanding of the human condition.

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E. P. P. Thompson E.P. Thompson and the Making of the New Left


E. P. Thompson is a towering fi gure in the fi eld of labor history,best known for his monumental and path-breaking work, TheMaking of the English Working Class. But as this collection shows,Thompson was much more than a historian: he was a dedicatededucator of workers, a brilliant polemicist, a skilled political theorist,and a tireless agitator for peace, against nuclear weapons,and for a rebirth of the socialist project. The essays in this book, many of which are either out-of-print ordiffi cult to obtain, were written between 1955 and 1963 duringone of the most fertile periods of Thompson&#8217;s intellectual andpolitical life, when he wrote his two great works, The Making ofthe English Working Class and William Morris: Romantic to Revolutionary.They reveal Thompson&#8217;s insistence on the vitality of ahumanistic and democratic socialism along with the value of utopianthinking in radical politics. Throughout, Thompson strugglesto open a space independent of offi cial Communist Parties andreformist Social Democratic Parties, opposing them with a vision ofsocialism built from the bottom up. Editor Cal Winslow, who studiedwith Thompson, provides context for the essays in a detailedintroduction and reminds us why this eloquent and inspiring voiceremains so relevant to us today.

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Anthony C. Thompson Releasing Prisoners, Redeeming Communities


In the middle of the first decade of the twenty-first century,African Americans made up approximately twelve percent ofthe United States population but close to forty percent of the United States prison population. Now, in the latter half of the decade, the nation is in the midst of the largest multi-year discharge of prisoners in its history. In Releasing Prisoners, Redeeming Communities , Anthony C. Thompson discusses what is likely to happen to these ex-offenders and why.For Thompson, any discussion of ex-offender reentry is, de facto, a question of race. After laying out the statistics, he identifies the ways in which media and politics have contributed to the problem, especially through stereotyping and racial bias. Well aware of the potential consequences if this country fails to act, Thompson offers concrete, realizable ideas of how our policies could, and should, change.

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Peter Thompson The Crisis of the German Left

Mary M Thompson Body of Thought


Body of Thought by Mary M Thompson. What is real, and what isn't? The revelation is ours to discover.

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Father Ralph Wright The Eloquence of Truth


In The Eloquence of Truth, Ralph Wright, OSB uses poetry, prose and authoritative teaching to address such egregious issues as abortion, euthanasia, and slavery. Using these art forms, he make readers aware of Truth and how that truth affects our freedom in every day life. Truth alone, he stresses, can guarantee respect for the inalienable dignity and rights of each man, woman and child in our world &ndash; including the most defenseless of all human beings, the unborn child in the mother&#39;s womb. His main message in Eloquence is to show us the immeasurable value of each human being in the eyes of God, and he prays that fellow human beings will realize the truth about the &#39;almost divine dignity&#39; of humankind, also realizing that this dignity subsists in us from the moment we are conceived.

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Dorothy Thompson – Wikipedia

Dorothy Thompson, um 1920 Dorothy Thompson (* 9. Juli 1893 in Lancaster, New York; † 30. Januar 1961 in Lissabon, Portugal) war eine amerikanische Schriftstellerin und Journalistin sowie Gründerin der „Weltorganisation der Mütter aller Nationen“ (W.O.M.A.N.).

Dorothy Thompson - Wikipedia

Dorothy Celene Thompson (July 9, 1893 – January 30, 1961) was an American journalist and radio broadcaster. She is notable as the first American journalist to be expelled from Nazi Germany in 1934 and as one of the few women news commentators on radio during the 1930s.

Dorothy Thompson | ZEIT ONLINE

Dorothy Thompson kam nach Deutschland. Die Gründerin der „Weltorganisation der Mütter aller Nationen“ (WOMAN), die Verfasserin des Buches „I saw Hitler“, eine Frau, die vielen als die bedeutendste...

Dorothy Thompson | American journalist and writer | Britannica

Dorothy Thompson, (born July 9, 1893, Lancaster, N.Y., U.S.—died Jan. 30, 1961, Lisbon, Port.), American newspaperwoman and writer, one of the most famous journalists of the 20th century.

Dorothy Thompson - The Reader Wiki, Reader View of Wikipedia

Dorothy Celene Thompson (July 9, 1893 – January 30, 1961) was an American journalist and radio broadcaster, who in 1939 was recognized by Time magazine as being equal in influence to Eleanor Roosevelt. She is notable as the first American journalist to be expelled from Nazi Germany in 1934 and as one of the few women news commentators on radio during the 1930s.

Dorothy Thompson, the Journalist Who Warned the World ...

As a crusading journalist, Dorothy Thompson made plenty of enemies—but her most formidable foe was Adolf Hitler. Thompson spent well over a decade agitating against the Nazis in print and on the...

Dorothy Thompson | Americans and the Holocaust

Dorothy Thompson was one of America’s most urgent, eloquent voices against Nazism. Her writing and radio broadcasts alerted millions of people to Nazi Germany’s persecution of Jews as well as the threat it posed to democracy and international peace. Dorothy Thompson makes the “V” for “Victory” sign for a photographer, 1940.

Dorothy Burr Thompson – Wikipedia

Dorothy Burr Thompson (* 19. August 1900 in Philadelphia; † 10. Mai 2001 in Hightstown, New Jersey) war eine US-amerikanische Klassische Archäologin. Sie galt als Spezialistin für Terrakotta - Plastiken des Hellenismus.

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Dorothy Thompson – The Chartists – Breviary Stuff

Dorothy Thompson - The Chartists quantity. add to basket. The Chartists is a major contribution to our understanding not just of Chartism but of the whole experience of working-class people in mid-nineteenth century Britain. The book looks at who the Chartists were, what they hoped for from the political power they strove to gain, and why so many of them felt driven toward the use of physical ...

Let the Record Speak by Dorothy Thompson

Dorothy Thompson was an American journalist and radio broadcaster, who was noted by Time magazine in 1939 as one of the two most influential women in America, the other being Eleanor Roosevelt. She is notable as the first American journalist to be expelled from Nazi Germany (in 1934), one of the few women news commentators on radio during the 1930s, and as the inspiration for Katharine Hepburn ...

Dorothy Thompson (Author of The Chartists)

Dorothy Thompson was an American journalist and radio broadcaster, who was noted by Time magazine in 1939 as one of the two most influential women in America, the other being Eleanor Roosevelt. She is notable as the first American journalist to be expelled from Nazi Germany (in 1934), one of the few women news commentators on radio during the 1930s, and as the inspiration for Katharine Hepburn ...

Dorothy Thompson - Spartacus Educational

Dorothy Thompson. Dorothy Thompson, the daughter of Peter Thompson, a Methodist preacher, was born in Lancaster, New York, on 9th July, 1893. According to her biographer, Marion K. Sanders, when Dorothy was eight her mother died from blood poisoning after a bungled abortion performed by Dorothy's maternal grandmother." Dorothy rebelled after her mother's death and her father's remarriage and ...

Dorothy Thompson - Wikiwand

Dorothy Thompson war eine amerikanische Schriftstellerin und Journalistin sowie Gründerin der „Weltorganisation der Mütter aller Nationen“ .

Dorothy Thompson - fembio.org

Geboren wurde Dorothy Thompson als Tochter von Margaret und Peter Thompson. Ihr Vater war ein britischer Methodistenprediger, der nach dem frühen Tod seiner Frau – ihre Tochter war erst elf Jahre alt – schnell wieder heiratete. Da Dorothy mit ihrer Stiefmutter nicht zurecht kam, wurde sie zu zwei Schwestern des Vaters nach Chicago geschickt. Ab 1912 studierte sie an der Syracuse ...

15 Notable Quotes By Dorothy Thompson That Will Take Away ...

Dorothy Thompson was an American journalist known for her outspoken and ambitious image. She was called the ‘First Lady of American Journalism’ by her contemporaries. She had the opportunity to study in times when education was considered as a privilege for women and this shaped her mind to fight for woman’s suffrage. She did this for the first ten years of her career and this is ...

American Journalist Dorothy Thompson Underestimates Hitler

Adolf Hitler had shown little interest in talking to foreign reporters, but in late 1931, when he was widely seen as Germany's next leader, he finally agreed to meet with Dorothy Thompson, a savvy American reporter with a keen eye and a crisp style.

Dorothy Thompson - Wikiquote

Dorothy Thompson, "The New Russia", New York: NY, Henry Holt and Company, (1928) Private shops [in Soviet Russia]. . . are taxed higher than co-operatives, are granted less favorable concessions, and enjoy a grudging legality. Nevertheless, their owners often make a great deal of money. The only explanation for it is the shortage of goods and the hunger for them. When one asks for the ...

Dorothy Thompson | Postman Pat Wiki | Fandom

Dorothy Thompson(nicknamed Dott) the wife of Alf Thompson and co-owner and farmer owning and residing at Thompson Ground. 1 Description 2 Job 3 Appearances 4 Performers 5 Gallery Just like Alf, she is also small and quick moving in word and deed. She looks frail but is really very strong, and copes easily with a women’s large share of the work. She is mostly seen donning a pink dress, white ...

Dorothy Thompson: the Drax chief executive who hates ...

Dorothy Thompson is unusual, and in more ways than one. As chief executive of Drax Group, she is among the very few women who run one of Britain's largest companies (and also one of the most ...

Dorothy THOMPSON | Obituary | London Free Press

Dorothy was born in Grenville, Quebec in 1922. She was an avid tennis player and swimmer (beginning in her early teens in Lac Grenville, Kilmar, Quebec) and was on the swim team at her all girls high school in Montreal.

Dorothy Thompson | Encyclopedia.com

Dorothy ThompsonThe outspoken conservative American journalist Dorothy Thompson (1894-1961) was one of the earliest women in her field. Her commentaries reached a very large audience in print and radio from the 1930s through the 1950s. Source for information on Dorothy Thompson: Encyclopedia of World Biography dictionary.

A Documentary about the life of Dorothy Thompson

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Dorothy Thompson - IMDb

Dorothy Thompson, Self: Person to Person. Dorothy Thompson was one of the most famous journalists of the 1930s & '40s, winning the sobriquet the "First Lady of American Journalism." In 1939, Time Magazine recognized her as being on par with First Lady Anna Eleanor Roosevelt in terms of her political clout. Born on July 9, 1893 in Lancaster, New York, she graduated from Syracuse University ...

Dorothy THOMPSON | Obituary | Kingston Whig-Standard

THOMPSON, Dorothy Passed away peacefully at Kingston Health Sciences Centre on July 21, 2020. Will be sadly missed by her husband Allen Thompson and family. Lovingly remembered by her two sisters Marion McCann and Ellen Fraser. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. IN CARE OF SIMPLER TIMES CREMATION SERVICE 613-389-7223 / 613-382-3683 online condolences www.simplertimes.com ...

Dorothy Lenore Thompson Obituary (1941 - 2020) | Oshawa ...

It is with deep sorrow that we announce the death of Dorothy Lenore Thompson of Oshawa, Ontario, born in Toronto, Ontario, who passed away on September 25, 2020, at the age of 79, leaving to mourn family and friends. You can send your sympathy in the guestbook provided and share it with the family.

Dorothy B. Thompson Obituary (1926 - 2020) | Pittsfield ...

Dorothy B. Thompson Obituary. Here is Dorothy B. Thompson’s obituary. Please accept Echovita’s sincere condolences. We are sad to announce that on October 22, 2020 we had to say goodbye to Dorothy B. Thompson of Pittsfield, Illinois, born in Hull, Illinois. You can send your sympathy in the guestbook provided and share it with the family ...

Dorothy Thompson Biography, Life, Interesting Facts

Dorothy Thompson took up the cause for Grynszpan, and through her broadcast raised over $40,000 for his legal defense. In 1939, Thompson was recognized as the most influential and respected woman behind Eleanor Roosevelt in the U.S. Dorothy Thompson had always been a believer in Zionism, but after visiting Palestine in 1945, she changed her ...

Dorothy Thompson Obituary - Omaha, NE

Dorothy A Thompson January 22, 1914 – September 29, 2020. Dorothy was born in Bristol Township, Greene County Iowa. She went to Lothrop, Miller Park and North High School in which she played volleyball, softball and ran track. While in the 4th grade she won $5 in a "World Herald Flag Etiquette" contest. She was a girl scout and went on to become a Girl Scout Leader. She attended Boyles ...

Dorothy Thompson | Facebook

Author and relationship coach Dorothy Thompson is one of the nation’s top soul mate experts. Her recent book, Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Soul Mates But Were Not Afraid to Ask and her anthology, Romancing the Soul – True Stories of Soul Mates from Around the World and Beyond (Zumaya Publications, 2004) are living proof that soul mates exist.

Dorothy Thompson — Wikipédia

Dorothy Thompson, née le 9 juillet 1893 à Lancaster (État de New York) et décédée le 30 janvier 1961 au Portugal, est une journaliste américaine au New York Herald Tribune et une commentatrice politique. En 1939, le magazine Time déclare qu'elle est l'une des deux femmes les plus influentes d'Amérique, l'autre étant Eleanor Roosevelt. ...

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Dorothy Thompson | LibraryThing auf Deutsch

Dorothy Thompson (1) [1923–2011] Diese Seite beinhaltet den Autor von Essential E.P. Thompson. Andere Autoren mit dem Namen Dorothy Thompson findest Du auf der Unterscheidungs-Seite.

Dorothy Thompson - The New York Times

Dorothy Thompson was a victim of this cultural development; she had no means of dealing with it. Already 42 in 1935 when she became a columnist — she spoke of it as the start of her career ...

Dorothy Thompson, The Dignity of Chartism | Peace News

Dorothy Thompson, who died in 2011, was a leading historian of the Chartist movement - the popular working-class movement, active from the 1830s to the late 1850s, which agitated for universal male suffrage and parliamentary reforms such as a secret ballot, payment for MPs and equal-sized constituencies. In addition, both she and her husband, the labour historian EP Thompson, were leading ...

Dorothy THOMPSON | Obituary | Montreal Gazette

THOMPSON, Dorothy (nee Duplantis) It is with heavy hearts that we announce the death of Dorothy Thompson on May 6, 2020, dearly loved wife of the late William Thompson. Predeceased by her parents, Arthur Duplantis and Mabel Walker. She leaves to mourn her loving daughter Susan (the late Robert Hindle) and grandsons Steven (Shauna) and Jeffrey (Jessica). Loving great-grandmother (Sweetie) to ...

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Dorothy Thompsonová – Wikipedie

Život. Dorothy Thompsonová se narodila v Lancasteru ve státě New York v roce 1893, jako jedno z dětí Petera a Margaret (Grierson) Thompsonových. Jejími sourozenci byli Peter Willard Thompson a Margaret Thompsonová. Matka zemřela když bylo Dorothy sedm let v dubnu April 1901 a tak musel otec, britský metodistický kazatel, vychovávat děti sám.

Obituary | Dorothy A. Thompson | Downs Funeral Home

Dorothy Ann Thompson, 81, of Duluth and formerly a longtime resident of Superior died Friday, March 15, 2013 in Solvay Hospice House, Duluth after a courageous 40 year battle with diabetic complications. She was born October 25, 1931 in Superior to Oscar and Alva Schuning Swenson. As an infant, Dorothy

EILEEN DOROTHY THOMPSON ZURKU | Obituary | Pittsburgh Post ...

EILEEN DOROTHY THOMPSON ZURKU . April 10, 1937 - October 28, 2020 Facebook Twitter. reddit. Text size. A A A. Age 83, of Whitehall, surrounded by her family passed away peacefully on Wednesday, October 28, 2020. Eileen was born on April 10, 1937 in New Brighton, PA and graduated from New Brighton High School. Beloved wife of 62 years to the late Joseph W. Zurku; loving mother of Claudia Ann ...

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Dorothy Thompson - YouTube

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Dorothy Thompson - The Independent-Journal: Obituaries

Dorothy Lela Thompson of Potosi, Missouri was born on July 19, 1927 near Sullivan, Missouri a daughter to the late Henry Knapp and the late Mary Birdie (Russell) Knapp. Dorothy went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Monday, March 20, 2017 at her daughter’s home in Dixon, Missouri having reached the age of eighty-nine years, eight months and one day.

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Dunstan Thompson Here at Last is Love


Dunstan Thompson was an American poet of great promise who burst onto the Anglo-American literary scene during World War II. In the words of one contemporary, Thompson was one of the rising «stars of modern poetry,» a writer who might one day join the pantheon of poets like Hart Crane, W.H. Auden, Stephen Spender, and Dylan Thomas.
And yet Thompson more or less disappeared from public view by the early 1950s. After publishing two volumes of poetry, a travel book, and a novel, Thompson had only a few scattered magazine publications until his death. A posthumous volume was privately printed in England, but the circulation was small.
Here at Last is Love: Selected Poems is the definitive, authorized selection of Thompson's best work, revealing to a wider public the literary vision of a «lost master.» The introduction by editor Gregory Wolfe offers the first extended narrative in print relating Thompson's complex personal story. The afterword by distinguished poet and critic Dana Gioia provides a thorough–and just–assessment of his poetic achievement.
Thompson's early poetry was not only technically innovative, but saturated with the language and the drama of gay experience during World War II. Yet just a few years after the war, Thompson returned to the Catholic faith of his childhood, only to find that his new poetic voice was out of sync with the times.
In spite of the difficulties he faced in his later years, Thompson did not give up writing poetry, continuing to produce quality work. After his reconversion, the poetry shifted in tone and form from a lush romanticism to an urbane classicism. The later work covers a wide range of subjects, from studies of historical figures to devotional lyrics.
This volume will not only stir up the debate about Thompson's sexual and religious passions, but also help complete the history of twentieth-century Anglo-American poetry, finally making his work available to scholars and lovers of poetry everywhere.

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Лаймен Фрэнк Баум The Wizard of Oz


A level 1 Oxford Bookworms Library graded reader. Retold for Learners of English by Rosemary Border. Dorothy lives in Kansas, USA, but one day a cyclone blows her and her house to a strange country called Oz. There, Dorothy makes friends with the Scarecrow, the Tin Man, and the Cowardly Lion. But she wants to go home to Kansas. Only one person can help her, and that is the country's famous Wizard. So Dorothy and her friends take the yellow brick road to the Emerald City, to find the Wizard of Oz…

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John Thompson B. Ideology and Modern Culture


In this major new work, Thompson develops an original account of ideology and relates it to the analysis of culture and mass communication in modern Societies. Thompson offers a concise and critical appraisal of major contributions to the theory of ideology, from Marx and Mannheim, to Horkheimer, Adorno and Habermas. He argues that these thinkers – and social and political theorists more generally – have failed to deal adequately with the nature of mass communication and its role in the modern world. In order to overcome this deficiency, Thompson undertakes a wide-ranging analysis of the development of mass communication, outlining a distinctive social theory of the mass media and their impact.

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Лаймен Фрэнк Баум Dorothy and the Wizard in Oz


An earthquake sends Dorothy and her California friends, Zeb, Jim, and Eureka, tumbling down a crack and deep beneath the earth. There she runs into her old friend, the Wizard of Oz. Together with the Wizard and his troupe of piglets, Dorothy and friends travel through many fantastical lands, such as the Valley of Voe, where fruit has turned the entire population invisible. After a run-in with flying Gargoyles, Dorothy and friends finally reach the Land of Oz, where she reunites with Scarecrow, the Tin Woodman, the Cowardly Lion, Princess Ozma, and the wooden Sawhorse.

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Dorothy Rowe Dorothy Rowe’s Guide to Life


A superb distillation of the wisdom of one of Britain’s most admired writers on the human condition.Dorothy Rowe gives insights and comfort on some of the most difficult aspects of life-including: identity and self-esteem, fear, depression and unhappiness, coping with people, power, agreed, guilt and selfishness and getting older.

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Baum Lyman Frank The Wonderful Wizard of Oz


"Come along, Toto," she said. "We will go to the Emerald City and ask the Great Oz how to get back to Kansas again". Swept away from her home in Kansas by a tornado, Dorothy and her dog Toto find themselves stranded in the fantastical Land of Oz. As instructed by the Good Witch of the North and the Munchkins, Dorothy sets off on the yellow brick road to try and find her way to the Emerald City and the Wizard of Oz, who can help her get home. With her companions the Scarecrow, the Tin Woodman and the Cowardly Lion, Dorothy experiences an adventure full of friendship, magic and danger. A much-loved children's classic, The Wizard of Oz continues to delight readers young and old with its enchanting tale of witches, flying monkeys and silver shoes.

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