Enemies of Modernity

Enemies of the Enlightenment: The French Counter-Enlightenment and the Making of Modernity by Darrin M. McMahon (Repost)

Enemies of the Enlightenment: The French Counter-Enlightenment and the Making of Modernity by Darrin M. McMahon
English | July 18, 2002 | ISBN: 0195158938 | 288 Pages | PDF | 17,4 MB
Enemies of the Enlightenment: The French Counter-Enlightenment and the Making of Modernity

Enemies of the Enlightenment: The French Counter-Enlightenment and the Making of Modernity
Oxford University Press, USA | July 18, 2002 | ISBN-10: 0195158938 | 288 pages | PDF | 17.4 Mb

Critics have long treated the most important intellectual movement of modern history–the Enlightenment–as if it took shape in the absence of opposition.
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

Freedom and Its Betrayal: Six Enemies of Human Liberty, 2nd Edition  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at June 21, 2017
Freedom and Its Betrayal: Six Enemies of Human Liberty, 2nd Edition

Freedom and Its Betrayal: Six Enemies of Human Liberty, 2nd Edition by Isaiah Berlin
English | May 25th, 2014 | ISBN: 069115757X | 337 Pages | True PDF | 1.38 MB

These celebrated lectures constitute one of Isaiah Berlin's most concise, accessible, and convincing presentations of his views on human freedom–views that later found expression in such famous works as "Two Concepts of Liberty" and were at the heart of his lifelong work on the Enlightenment and its critics. When they were broadcast on BBC radio in 1952, the lectures created a sensation and confirmed Berlin's reputation as an intellectual who could speak to the public in an appealing and compelling way.

The Enemies of Excellence: 7 Reasons Why We Sabotage Success (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at June 17, 2017
The Enemies of Excellence: 7 Reasons Why We Sabotage Success (repost)

The Enemies of Excellence: 7 Reasons Why We Sabotage Success by Greg Salciccioli and Patrick Lencioni
English | 2011 | ISBN-10: 0824526260 | EPUB + MOBI | 112 pages | 0,7 + 0,9 MB

The Unpersuadables: Adventures with the Enemies of Science (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at June 7, 2017
The Unpersuadables: Adventures with the Enemies of Science (repost)

Will Storr, "The Unpersuadables: Adventures with the Enemies of Science"
2014 | ISBN: 1468308181 | 355 pages | EPUB, MOBI | 1 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