Fragments of Modernity

Fragments of Modernity: Theories of Modernity in the Work of Simmel, Kracauer and Benjamin

Fragments of Modernity (Routledge Revivals): Theories of Modernity in the Work of Simmel, Kracauer and Benjamin by David Frisby
2013 | ISBN: 041585914X | English | 330 pages | PDF | 5 MB

Reclaiming Archaeology: Beyond the Tropes of Modernity  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at Sept. 10, 2015
Reclaiming Archaeology: Beyond the Tropes of Modernity

Alfredo González-Ruibal, "Reclaiming Archaeology: Beyond the Tropes of Modernity"
English | ISBN: 0415673925 | 2013 | 392 pages | PDF | 10 MB
Sensationalism and the Genealogy of Modernity: A Global Nineteenth-Century Perspective [Repost]

Sensationalism and the Genealogy of Modernity: A Global Nineteenth-Century Perspective by Alberto Gabriele
English | 12 Apr. 2017 | ISBN: 1137601280 | 328 Pages | PDF | 4.66 MB

This book maps out the temporal and geographic coordinates of the trope of sensationalism in the long nineteenth century through a comparative approach. Not only juxtaposing different geographical areas (Europe, Asia and Oceania), this volume also disperses its history over a longue durée,

How the West Won: The Neglected Story of the Triumph of Modernity (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at July 19, 2017
How the West Won: The Neglected Story of the Triumph of Modernity (Repost)

Professor Rodney Stark, "How the West Won: The Neglected Story of the Triumph of Modernity"
English | ISBN: 1610170857 | 2014 | 432 pages | EPUB | 1 MB

Walking and the Aesthetics of Modernity  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at July 18, 2017
Walking and the Aesthetics of Modernity

Walking and the Aesthetics of Modernity: Pedestrian Mobility in Literature and the Arts by Klaus Benesch, François Specq
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1137602821 | 331 Pages | PDF | 7.8 MB

This book gathers together an array of international scholars, critics, and artists concerned with the issue of walking as a theme in modern literature, philosophy, and the arts.

Social Acceleration: A New Theory of Modernity (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at July 8, 2017
Social Acceleration: A New Theory of Modernity (Repost)

Hartmut Rosa, "Social Acceleration: A New Theory of Modernity"
2013 | ISBN: 0231148348 | English | 512 Pages | PDF | 3.35 MB

Recovering Hegel from the Critique of Leo Strauss: The Virtues of Modernity  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at June 2, 2017
Recovering Hegel from the Critique of Leo Strauss: The Virtues of Modernity

Recovering Hegel from the Critique of Leo Strauss: The Virtues of Modernity by Sara MacDonald, Barry Craig
2013 | ISBN: 0739183974, 1498550401 | English | 164 pages | PDF/EPUB | 3 MB/0.3 MB

Fragments of Yesteryear  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at May 25, 2017
Fragments of Yesteryear

Fragments of Yesteryear by Robert D. Morritt
English | 2010 | ISBN: 1443824992 | 190 pages | PDF | 1,4 MB

Curious Visions of Modernity: Enchantment, Magic, and the Sacred  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at May 24, 2017
Curious Visions of Modernity: Enchantment, Magic, and the Sacred

Curious Visions of Modernity: Enchantment, Magic, and the Sacred by David L. Martin
English | November 15, 2011 | ISBN: 0262016060, 0262529467 | EPUB | 274 pages | 3.9 MB
WHOLE: How I Learned to Fill the Fragments of My Life with Forgiveness, Hope, Strength, and Creativity

WHOLE: How I Learned to Fill the Fragments of My Life with Forgiveness, Hope, Strength, and Creativity by Melissa G. Moore
English | September 13th, 2016 | ISBN: 1623367441 | 256 pages | EPUB | 1.85 MB

When Melissa Moore was 13 years old, her father said to her, “I know how to kill someone and get away with it.” At the time she chalked it up to his love of detective novels, but it didn’t change the fact that her father had always been someone who made her anxious. Two years later, in 1995, Melissa’s father was arrested for the murder of 8 women over a period of 5 years—he was the serial killer known nationally as The Happy Face Killer. The pain, trauma, and shame that followed her father’s conviction could have left irreparable damage, but Melissa, now the host of LMN’s Monster in My Family, has spent the following decades pursuing a path of healing.