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

Søren Kierkegaard: Subjectivity, Irony, & the Crisis of Modernity  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AlenMiler at Sept. 21, 2017
Søren Kierkegaard: Subjectivity, Irony, & the Crisis of Modernity

Søren Kierkegaard: Subjectivity, Irony, & the Crisis of Modernity by Jon Stewart
English | 8 Oct. 2015 | ISBN: 0198747705, 0198785224 | ASIN: B015P7A0RA | 228 Pages | AZW3 | 2.02 MB

Imaginaries of Modernity: Politics, Cultures, Tensions  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Sept. 19, 2017
Imaginaries of Modernity: Politics, Cultures, Tensions

John Rundell, "Imaginaries of Modernity: Politics, Cultures, Tensions"
2017 | ISBN-10: 1472482174 | 336 pages | PDF | 3 MB

Memory: Fragments of a Modern History  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Aug. 22, 2017
Memory: Fragments of a Modern History

Memory: Fragments of a Modern History by Alison Winter
English | January 2nd, 2012 | ASIN: B006ZAP342, ISBN: 0226902587, 022608454X | 332 pages | EPUB | 2.53 MB

Picture your twenty-first birthday. Did you have a party? If so, do you remember who was there? Now step back: how clear are those memories? Should we trust them to be accurate, or is there a chance that you’re remembering incorrectly? And where have the many details you can no longer recall gone? Are they hidden somewhere in your brain, or are they gone forever?
Tang Junyi: Confucian Philosophy and the Challenge of Modernity (Modern Chinese Philosophy)

Tang Junyi: Confucian Philosophy and the Challenge of Modernity (Modern Chinese Philosophy) by Thomas Frohlich
English | Apr. 26, 2017 | ISBN: 9004330143 | 334 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

Tang Junyi's modern Confucianism ranks among the most ambitious philosophical projects in 20th century China. In Tang Junyi: Confucian Philosophy and the Challenge of Modernity, Thomas Frohlich examines Tang Junyi's intellectual reaction to a time of cataclysmic change marked by two Chinese revolutions (1911 and 1949), two world wars, the Cold War period, rapid modernization in East Asia, and the experience of exile.
Enemies of the Enlightenment: The French Counter-Enlightenment and the Making of Modernity

Darrin M. McMahon, "Enemies of the Enlightenment: The French Counter-Enlightenment and the Making of Modernity"
ISBN: 0195136853, 0195158938 | 2002 | EPUB | 288 pages | 4 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.