By Terrie Waddell
Cultural Expressions of Evil and Wickedness: Wrath, intercourse, Crime, is an engaging research of the a-temporal nature of evil within the West. The foreign lecturers and researchers who've contributed to this article not just pay attention to political, social and legally sanctioned cruelty from the prior and current, but additionally discover the character of ethical transgression in modern artwork, media and literature. even if many types and practices of what will be referred to as ‘evil’ are analysed, all are sure via violence and/or the sexually perverse. As this publication demonstrates, the previous information media axiom, ‘if it bleeds it leads,’ additionally extends to the bigger pool of pop culture. This soaking up quantity should be of curiosity to an individual who has ever meditated at the unique, notable and surreal twists of human wickedness.
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I propose that there is a more fundamental cause that wrought the slaughter of the Pequots, one that is the root of all the above ‘causes’, a primary cause if you will, that gives credibility to actions that would, at a distance, seem barbaric. I suggest that all the above causes are rooted in the myths that gave credence to the peculiar tenets of Puritan doctrine. The destruction of the Pequots resides in the power of these myths. ’ That they had remained quiet so long ‘must be ascribed to the wonderful Providence of God, who did (as with Jacob of old, and after that with the children of Israel) lay the fear of the English and the dread of them upon all Indians.
____________________________________________________________ beliefs, ideas and tastes, but are linked in three clear ways: both are positioned outside mainstream culture; Pagan religions are particularly popular amongst Goths, even non-religious Goths often wear jewellery containing Pagan symbols and take an interest in ‘pre-Christian’ myths; and most importantly for this paper, Pagans and Goths have been represented in similar ways by mainstream culture. Both groups have been labelled as satanic, evil and dangerous by religious collectives and the news media, where their beliefs and tastes have been directly linked to violent teenage crime.
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