Brian De Palma has made a career of the most superficial imitations of the most superficial aspects of Hitchcock's style, worked through a mysogyny
[sic] and violence that manifest a contempt for the audience by his films (though in Scarface  and The Untouchables  he has shown a talent for a somewhat more grandiloquent allusiveness) (161).
Born and raised in early twentieth-century Texas, Irene Castaneda understood the ideologies of racial hatred and racial mysogyny
all too well.
Because the following claims are pivotal to Marso's argument, it would have been helpful to clarify, for example, how "basic tenets of Enlightenment thought" give rise to the model of" 'manly' citizen"; how "mysogyny
and xenophobia" necessarily have their "deep roots" in "philosophy"; in what way Rousseau's politics is a "communitarian dream of the transparent and unified whole"; or how his texts represent the "triumphal moments of Enlightenment reason" (pp.
It is difficult to convey the shock women felt when confronted by the mysogyny
that informs the theological tradition of Christianity.