By George Lakoff, Howard Dean, Dan Hazen

Author note: Howard Dean (Foreword), Dan Hazen (Introduction)
Publish 12 months note: First released September 2004

Don't think about an Elephant! is the definitive instruction manual for realizing what occurred within the 2004 election and speaking successfully approximately key concerns dealing with the United States this day. writer George Lakoff has turn into a key consultant to the Democratic get together, supporting them boost their message and body the political debate.

In this e-book Lakoff explains how conservatives imagine, and the way to counter their arguments. He outlines intimately the conventional American values that progressives carry, yet are frequently not able to articulate. Lakoff additionally breaks down the ways that conservatives have framed the problems, and gives examples of the way progressives can reframe the debate.

Lakoff's years of study and paintings with environmental and political leaders were distilled into this crucial consultant, which indicates progressives how one can imagine by way of values rather than courses, and why humans vote their values and identities, frequently opposed to their most sensible interests.

Don't contemplate An Elephant! is the antidote to the final 40 years of conservative strategizing and the appropriate wing's stranglehold on political discussion within the United States.

Read it, take action--and support take the United States again.

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Die Idee, dass Montenegriner und Serben unterschiedliche Ethnien darstellen (könnten) tauchte erst in der Zwischenkriegszeit auf (Siehe Pavlovi´c, Srda ¯ (2003): Who are Montenegrins? Statehood, identity, and civic society. In: Bieber, Florian: Montenegro in Transition - problems of identity and statehood. Baden-Baden, S. 90. “80 Am entgegengesetzten Ende des geschichtswissenschaftlichen Spektrums kann die dritte, die montenegristische Fraktion mit dem Dissidenten und Schriftsteller Jevrem Brkovi´c und dem 2007 verstorbenen „Vater der montenegrinischen Sprache“ Vojislav Nikˇcevi´c als international bekanntesten Mitgliedern lokalisiert werden.

Nationalstaaten, Miniaturnationalstaaten wurden gemäß dem Diktat Deutschlands und des Vatikans, mit der Unterstützung der Vereinigten Staaten und der Europäischen Gemeinschaft auf seinem Gebiet errichtet. ] Deutschland und der Vatikan ließen sich von ihren historischen geopolitischen Interessen leiten. pdf eingesehen werden. Rastoder (2005:188) bezeichnet die drei großen (imaginären) Feinde des Serbentums kurz und treffend als „Komintern“, „der Vatikan“ und „Teheran“, also Kommunismus, Katholizismus und Islam.

Jahrhunderts ein. Der osmanischen Oberhoheit ledig wählten die Montenegriner ihren Metropoliten 106 107 108 Gesemann 1943:54f. Siehe Andrijaševi´c 2008:36f. Andrijaševi´c 2008:35 39 wieder selbst, bzw. wurde der Titel des Metropoliten durch die oben erwähnte Doppelfunktion von politischem wie geistlichem Herrscher in Montenegro mit der Entscheidung des Metropoliten Danilo, der seinen Neffen Sava zum Nachfolger bestimmt hatte (1719), erblich. Dies verwundert nicht, wenn man bedenkt, dass eine festgelegte Erbfolge im Bereich der politischen Herrschaft in dieser Zeit in Europa üblich war, auch wenn sie – wie im Falle Montenegros – mit einem geistlichen Amt gekoppelt war.

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