Exploring the Modern Patterns of Western Culture and Civilization

ISBN-10: 0631196226

ISBN-13: 9780631196228

Edition: 1999

Authors: John Jervis
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Description: This unique text traces the history and socio-cultural formations of modernity from early modern Europe to the era of global postmodernity.

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List price: $69.95
Copyright year: 1999
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 3/12/1999
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 372
Size: 6.80" wide x 9.72" long x 1.05" tall
Weight: 1.430
Language: English

Acknowledgements
Introduction
The Modern Self
The Theatrical Self: social drama and personal identity
Subjects and Citizens: the politics of everyday life
Street People: the city as experience, dream and nightmare
The Consolations of Consumerism
'We Are Born Naked - Everything Else is Drag': clothing the body, fashioning the self
The Seduction of Romance: fictions of love, narratives of selfhood
The Modern Age
Sacred, Secular, Sublime: modernity performs the death of God
Machines and Skyscrapers: technology as experience, hope and fear
From Enlightenment to Holocaust: modernity and the end of morality
Modernism, Art and Culture
The Image, the Spectral, and the Spectacle: technologies of the visual
Postmodern Times?
Key Terms
Biographical Notes
Guide to Further Reading
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