Journal

DEMRI Journal
The Journal of Maximum Cultural Development (JMCD).

Music can affect our emotions, our intellect, our psychology; lyrics can assuage our loneliness or incite our passions. As such, music is a powerful art form with an aesthetic appeal that is highly dependent upon the culture in which it’s practiced...

Some of the aesthetic elements expressed in our music include lyricism, harmony, hypnotism, emotiveness, temporal dynamics, volume dynamics, resonance, playfulness, color, subtlety, elatedness, depth, and mood. Aesthetics in music are highly sensitive to their context: what sounds good in a modern context may sound terrible in the context of earlier times.

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Civil rights include the ensuring of peoples' physical and mental integrity, life, and safety; protection from discrimination on grounds such as race, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, color, age, political affiliation, ethnicity, religion, and disability and individual rights such as privacy and the freedoms of thought, speech, religion, press, assembly, and movement.

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The Universal Declaration of Human Rights

Here at the DEMRI we feel that the intent and content of this document is well formulated and supports DEMRI operations and goals. We therefore adopt it as a foundational document in support of our goals of Maximum Cultural Development (MCD). The Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) is a milestone document in the history of human rights.

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