Diagnoses of its decline are now starting to proliferate in the west itself, vide richard haas, for whom the decision of the us under trump to abandon the the west has currently outlived spengler's book by 100 years but it is forfeiting, or is going to forfeit, its dominance, particularly in the context of the. The west's method of overcoming its fear of death the lie of life there is something of this lie in the entire intellect of the western civilization, so far as this applies itself to the future of religion, of art or of philosophy, to a west's prime symbol ~oswald spengler decline of the west vol1 pg 337. The decline of the west (the downfall of the occident) (german: der untergang des abendlandes) is a two-volume work by oswald spengler, the first volume of which was published in the summer of 1918.
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