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Unformatted text preview: 4. People are focusing too much on themselves 5. People have given up on the notion of a “Shared” future. Americans as a people cannot come together to sacrifice, embrace, etc. 6. Contributed to Jimmy Carters speech writing. “The Crisis of Confidence” during the second gas crisis. We have to sacrifice for the common good and the sake for the future. We’re willing to take a decline in the standard of life, in order to have a better future. B. Narcissism- pathological definition which states that you are obsessed with yourself because there is no integrated self within. C. American culture has gone in a directed that our souls are fragmented. We do not know where we are in time. Progress has almost ended D. Things are not getting better E. Narcissist personalities are taking over American society F. Sometimes it’s a fantasy view of the future that is meant to awaken us to a flaw in society....
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- Spring '11
- Narcissism, I. Bellamy, Stateism- State socialism, A. Christopher Lash