A Theory of Modernity (Hardback)Agnes Heller (author)
Hardback 328 Pages / Published: 25/09/1999
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Written by one of the most influential figures in post-World-War-II social thought, A Theory of Modernity is a comprehensive analysis of the main dynamics of modernity, which discusses the technological, social and political elements of modernism.Heller's unique exploration of the traditional works from Hegel, Marx, Weber, Nietzsche, Heidegger, Foucault, and Arendt combined with the wisdom gained from her life experiences, allows the reader to grasp the essence of modernity. Some of her encounters are idiosyncratic, while others are shared with all who lived through the Holocaust and totalitarian dictatorships. This engaging and enlightening view of modernity is an essential read for academics, researchers, and students of twentieth-century philosophy.
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Number of pages: 328
Weight: 650 g
Dimensions: 241 x 164 x 24 mm
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