- Author:Michael Parenti
- Publisher:St Martins Pr; English Language edition (September 1, 1993)
- Pages:208 pages
- Subcategory:Mythology & Folk Tales
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Land of idols by Michael Parenti is about political mythology in America. Mythology pervades the political, social, cultural and ideological realm. All countries use mythology to inculcate ideology, nationalism, and identity. Parenti uses class analysis and unconventional theory to shed light on the subject as it pertains to the .
Prometheus Books published Parenti's 2010 book God and His Demons. Land of Idols: Political Mythology in America. St. Martin's Press, 1993.
Michael John Parenti (born 1933) is an American political scientist and cultural critic who writes on scholarly and popular subjects Contents. Prometheus Books published Parenti's 2010 book God and His Demons. Writing for the San Francisco Chronicle, Don Lattin said: "God and his Demons is a depressing, mean-spirited book.
In Land of Idols, Parenti examines the notion that American society has no dominant ideology. Arguing that this presumption is itself ideological, Parenti confronts the prevailing myths in American society that limit our perception of political reality and constrain progressive reform. Honest, insightful, and intelligent, Land Of Idols urges Americans to look beyond political mythology and work toward a truly democratic society. Some of the topics that Michael Parenti examines are: New Age beliefs that reduce social problems to matters of subjective personal experience.
Political Mythology In America. 0-31209-841-3 (cloth) 0-31209-497-3 (paper) St. No one challenges the political establishment with as much vigor and skill as Michael Parenti. In Land of Idols, Parenti examines the notion that American society has no dominant ideology. Published 1994 by St. Martin's Press in New York.
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