Story lines related to these reasons comprise an unabridged version of the cultural myth
of judicial activism that is a judicially affirming counterpart to the abuse-of-power narrative.
is an integral part of the process by which we define ourselves.
Judith, as Stocker proposes, may well offer an alternative to patriarchal cultural myths
of dominating male power and female subordination.
If Fatal Attraction and other films of this period are indeed the manifestations of male anxiety at the perceived threat of loss of social and political power, then the cultural myth
of the destructive and devouring predatory woman demands her clear and unequivocal defeat.
In so doing, Bush's book (intentionally, I think) enacts the phenomenon it describes, oscillating between a conservative assertion of a cohesive cultural myth
and a scrutiny of it that radically undermines its reality.
He develops Frederick Jackson Turner's hypothesis of the frontier as the basic cultural myth
of American to elaborate the basis for an American local theology for a postmodern age.
With our tender cultural myth
about how "all men are created equal," class prerogatives are a reality few Americans like to think about -- even as the affluent continue to migrate into upscale gated communities.
Recent evidence suggests that female VR clients receive less pay following job placement (National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research, undated), a situation suggesting that the VR system has cooperated with the cultural myth
linking human worth and salaries to gender.
Perhaps it's time to finally recognise that female 'nattering' is a cultural myth
Most reporting and commentary in the news media about economic growth and population growth is founded on a cultural myth
that endless expansion is both possible and desirable, according to the non-profit that recently launched Growth Bias Busted (www.
The truth is, the cultural myth
of living happily ever after is the exception, not the rule.
In Defense" definitively destroys the cultural myth
that Jefferson had any relationship with Ms.