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Defining Modernity

Guomindang Rhetorics of a New China, 1920-1970 (Michigan Monographs in Chinese Studies)

by Terry Bodenhorn

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Published by Center for Chinese Studies, The Universi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asian / Middle Eastern history: from c 1900 -,
  • Political Parties,
  • Politics and government,
  • History & Theory - General,
  • China - History - 20th Century,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • History: World,
  • China,
  • Ethnic Studies - General,
  • Political Process - Political Parties,
  • Social Science / Ethnic Studies,
  • Zhongguo guo min dang,
  • Asia - China,
  • 20th century,
  • History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages294
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8232210M
    ISBN 100892641614
    ISBN 109780892641611

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Through a. A catalogue record for this book is available from the British Library Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Lefebvre, Henri, [Introduction a Ia modernite.

English] Introduction to modernity: twelve preludes, September May /Henri Lefebvre; translated by John Moore. Includes bibliographical references. book We Have Never Been Modern maintained.

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Understood as constituents of modernity, tangible elements (paper money, flags, national anthems), specific institutions (educational, governmental, and scientific facilities), and intangible qualities (nationalism, social trust, social discipline) all drew the attention and advocacy of.

Modernity, or the Modern Age, is typically defined as a post- traditional, [citation needed] and post- medieval historical period (Heidegger66–67, 66–67). Central to modernity is emancipation from religion, specifically the hegemony of.

Modernity is a paradigm shift in human thinking and human relations that ushered in the advent of modern science, technology, nation-states, money economy, capitalism, and industrialism in the Western societies. This shift in human thinking and relations produced unprecedented socio-economico-political conditions that have drastically restructured our lives.

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To participate in modernity was to conceive of one’s society as engaging in organizational and knowledge advances that make one’s immediate predecessors appear antiquated or, at least, surpassed. The Modernist Period in English Literature occupied the years from shortly after the beginning of the twentieth century through roughly In broad terms, the period was marked by sudden and unexpected breaks with traditional ways of viewing and interacting with the world.

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It argues that capitalism and identity. The Postmodern Condition: A Report on Knowledge (French: La condition postmoderne: rapport sur le savoir) is a book by the philosopher Jean-François Lyotard, in which the author analyzes the notion of knowledge in postmodern society as the end of 'grand narratives' or metanarratives, which he considers a quintessential feature of modernity.

Lyotard introduced Author: Jean-François Lyotard. Postmodernity and Liquid Modernity. In the s and s, Bauman was known as a key theorist of postmodernity.

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Mussolini came to power after the "March on Rome" inand was appointed Prime Minister by King .Modernity definition is - the quality or state of being or appearing to be modern.

How to use modernity in a sentence.