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Modernity and liberty

Kallen, Horace Meyer

Modernity and liberty

by Kallen, Horace Meyer

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Published by University of Buffalo in Buffalo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Liberty

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Horace Meter [!] Kallen
    SeriesUniversity of Buffalo studies, vol. 18, no. 2, March, 1947
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[69]-130 p.
    Number of Pages130
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22808751M
    LC Control Number47023828

    by Gertrude Himmelfarb Vintage £, pp The roads to modernity is an intelligent history of the Enlightenments in Britain, France and America that masks a contemporary political manifesto. The book’s “epilogue” is equally disappointing. By reducing liberalism to a golden moment centered around Constant and de Staël (and some fellow travelers in Germany) Rosenblatt blinds herself to the wisdom of a series of thinkers who come not to bury modern liberty but to give it a stronger, and truer, moral and intellectual foundation.

    “Sacred Liberty is an important and fascinating book full of riveting stories, provocative insights, inspiring heroes, and some serious warnings. The American model of religious freedom should.   "Modernity, Freedom, and the African Diaspora is a fascinating look at the way racism and social exclusion are still at work in our modern societies" From the Publisher "Students and lecturers/professors will certainly find this book useful as a marker of social attitudes in developed western cities, that presents a desperate contradiction Author: Elisa Joy White.

    “Modernity Disavowed is a superior is not only important but also needed.” — Alicia Ríos, coeditor of The Latin American Cultural Studies Reader “Modernity Disavowed is a tour de force. This magnificent work is the best book on its subject and at the forefront of a new wave of scholarship that is already transforming both the study of the Caribbean and the study of : Sibylle Fischer.   Yet as dazzling as Gauchet’s book can be-I would compare it in scope and importance to Hans Blumenberg’s The Legitimacy of the Modern Age, Pierre Manent’s The City of Man, and Charles Taylor’s Sources of the Self -the author’s understanding of modernity, his view of Christianity, and even his grasp of the problems besetting our.


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Modernity, a topic in the humanities and social sciences, is both a historical period (the modern era), as well as the ensemble of particular socio-cultural norms, attitudes and practices that arose in the wake of the Renaissance—in the "Age of Reason" of 17th-century thought and the 18th-century "Enlightenment".Some commentators consider the era of modernity to have ended bywith.

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