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Author Arnason, Johann P., author
Title The labyrinth of modernity : horizons, pathways, and mutations / Johann P. Arnason
Imprint Lanham, Maryland ; London, United Kingdom: Rowman & Littlefield, [2020]
©2020
book jacket
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 人文社會聯圖  HM585 .A76 2020    AVAILABLE    30610020632626
Descript vii, 221 pages ; 23 cm
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volume nc rdacarrier
Series Social imaginaries
Social imaginaries
Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-209) and index
1. Introduction -- 2. Modernity: One, Many, and Divided -- 3. Life Orders and Articulations -- Perspectives on Capitalism -- Domains of the Political -- Meaning and Modernity -- 4. Contexts and Phases of Modernity -- Periodizing Modernity -- Lost, Found, and Faraway Modernities -- 5. The Road to St. Petersburg -- Aspects of the Short Twentieth Century -- Communism in Context -- The Leninist Syndrome and Its Sources -- 6. The Soviet Model -- The Formation of an Alternative Modernity -- Totalitarianism in Context -- Change and Crisis -- 7. East Asian Complications -- The Civilizational Background -- Politics and Religion -- Transformations of the Soviet Model -- After Maoism -- The Question of Chinese Democracy -- 8. Concluding Reflections: Global Modernities in World Context -- Civilizational Perspectives -- Historical Landmarks and Conceptual Signposts
Subject Sociology -- Philosophy
Civilization, Modern -- Philosophy
Civilization, Modern -- Philosophy. fast (OCoLC)fst00863096
Sociology -- Philosophy. fast (OCoLC)fst01123904
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