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Oppression and scarcity

the history and institutional structure of the Marxist-Leninist government of East Germany and some perspectives on life in a socialist system

by Peter W. Sperlich

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Published by Praeger Publishers in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Germany (East)
    • Subjects:
    • Socialism -- Germany (East) -- History.,
    • Communism -- Germany (East) -- History.,
    • Communist state.,
    • Germany (East) -- Politics and government.,
    • Germany (East) -- Social conditions.,
    • Germany (East) -- Economic conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementPeter W. Sperlich.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDD286.4 .S67 2006
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3409546M
      ISBN 100275975657
      LC Control Number2005025502

      Famine is caused by sin, ignorance, foolish farming practices, and inadequate means of transit. commonly interpreted as famine. It also includes scarcity resulting from oppression. Take Heed and Remember the Less Fortunate Sermon by Kim Myers. The book of Amos is an astounding prophecy, closely paralleling the conditions in the Western.   For us to examine our lives we need to use four books: the Bible, the book of your own heart, the book of nature and the book of humankind. The Preacher considers: 1. The tears of the oppressed () Oppression is a fact. We can see it. There is oppression and exploitation in government and in the law courts. Might overcoming right.

      Given the scarcity of brilliant leadership and large-scale victories over oppression, military writers have concentrated on individual acts of heroism, never in short supply. Among the latest accounts are two stories related by veteran special forces writer Couch (The Warrior Elite: The Forging of SEAL Class ). In The Age of Overwhelm, Laura van Dernoot Lipsky tells the truth about how today’s culture of overdrive, distraction, rapid response, and scarcity affects our lives, connections with one another, and our physical and emotional also provides tools, skills, and ideas to shift our intentions and actions. This book shows us how to not just cope and survive, but how we can.

        Frightening, suspenseful, and timely, The Illness Lesson explores the crushing weight of oppression and the indefatigable power of female defiance. Minor Feelings, by Cathy Park Hong (out 2/ This excellent book presents a clear, coherent, and eminently defensible reformative account of the notion of oppression. The aim, in the best analytic tradition, is to present an account that captures our basic intuitions about the nature of oppression while correcting those judgments that are distorted, based on false empirical information, or that are otherwise ill-formed.


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