Story of Utopias

Story of Utopias

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by Lewis Mumford
     
 

ISBN-10: 0844613193

ISBN-13: 9780844613192

Pub. Date: 01/01/1990

Publisher: Smith, Peter Publisher, Inc.

The Story of Utopias, written and edited in 1922, is a unique work, in which Lewis Mumford makes the analysis of historical utopias, based on the distinction between utopias of escape and utopias of reconstruction, including these most classic literary utopias, Plato Edward Bellamy, through Thomas More, Bacon, Campanella and others.

Utopian way of life, every man

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The Story of Utopias, written and edited in 1922, is a unique work, in which Lewis Mumford makes the analysis of historical utopias, based on the distinction between utopias of escape and utopias of reconstruction, including these most classic literary utopias, Plato Edward Bellamy, through Thomas More, Bacon, Campanella and others.

Utopian way of life, every man enjoys the opportunity to be a man because no one has the possibility to be a monster. The main purpose of man is to grow up to the limit of the stature of its kind.

Lewis Mumford (1895-1990) was an American historian, sociologist, philosopher of technology, and literary critic. Particularly noted for his study of cities and urban architecture, he had a broad career as a writer.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780844613192
Publisher:
Smith, Peter Publisher, Inc.
Publication date:
01/01/1990
Pages:
315
Product dimensions:
5.76(w) x 8.30(h) x 1.14(d)

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