Whitmans

Empire of Innocence
Empire of Innocence
Empire of Innocence Introduction      This paper draws from the work Empire of Innocence by Patricia Nelson Limerick to answer several specific questions concerning the role and the development of Western civilizations.  One major emphasis that is present within this work is that of the moral issues that surround the development of these civilizations.  As Limerick writes:  “Acknowledging the moral complexity of Western history does not require us to surrender the mythic power traditionally ass