Modernity in Crisis: A Dialogue on the Culture of Belonging

Modernity in Crisis: A Dialogue on the Culture of Belonging

by L. Donskis

Paperback(1st ed. 2011)

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A blend of political theory, social theory, and philosophy of culture, the book will show the relationship and tension between thought and action, politics and literature, power and dissent in modern politics and culture.

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ISBN-13: 9781349291588
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan US
Publication date: 10/28/2015
Edition description: 1st ed. 2011
Pages: 205
Product dimensions: 5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)

About the Author

LEONIDAS DONSKIS is Professor and Dean of the Faculty of Political Science and Diplomacy at Vytautas Magnus University Kaunas, Lithuania.

Table of Contents

Troubled Identity, or the European Canon and the Dilemmas of Memory Secrets, Mysteries, and Conspiracies, or What am I not Supposed to Know? From Stendhal to Zygmunt Bauman: Two Kinds of Anxiety, or Tell Me What You Fear the Most Hijacking Someone Else's Narrative, Employing Comparative Martyrology, and Inflating the Concepts, or Who is Suffering the Most? In the Name of Civilization, or the New Masks of Fear and Hatred

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