Home PageArticolo rivistaXenofobic destructiveness: delirium of omnipotence or ruthless law of evolution?

Pagani P.L.
Pubblicato nel numero: Year XXIV July – December 1996 – Number 40
Parole chiave: Culture, Aggressiveness, Xenophobia, Omnipotence, Delusion, Evolution, Gene

Xenofobic destructiveness: delirium of omnipotence or ruthless law of evolution?

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Summary. The writing starts considering the recent dramatic facts of interethnic  fights in the world, comparing them with other events taken out of history and of myth. Postmodern  sociology asserts we are sons of those people who could survive and reproduce, affirming  themselves and their descendants. Competition doesn’t develop only among individuals but also  among organized societies. The attenuation of inhibiting control, caused by being in the group,  emphasizes aggressiveness driving it to its most violent manifestation.

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