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Modernity and ambivalence

Zygmunt Bauman

Modernity and ambivalence

by Zygmunt Bauman

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Published by Cornell University Press in Ithaca, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civilization, Modern -- 20th century,
  • Modernism (Aesthetics),
  • Ambivalence,
  • Postmodernism,
  • Jews -- Cultural assimilation,
  • Jews -- Intellectual life

  • Edition Notes

    StatementZygmunt Bauman.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCB430 .B385 1990
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 285 p. ;
    Number of Pages285
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1885452M
    ISBN 100801426030
    LC Control Number90046479

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    Modernity and Postcolonial Ambivalence Okwui Enwezor. Okwui Enwezor Search for other works by this author on: This Site There is a dual narrative that is often taken to be characteristic of modernity: the first is the idea of its unique Europeanness, and the second is its translatability into non-European cultures. Related Book Chapters Cited by: This book provides a rich and wide-ranging analysis of Jewish history and culture, relating them to theories of modernity and postmodernity and to recent debates on ethnicity and postcolonialism. Issues addressed include psychoanalysis and gender, literary anti-semitism, (post)modernity and the Jew, and the memory of the Holocaust. A Foreword by Homi Bhabha .

    Postmodernity and Liquid Modernity. In the s and s, Bauman was known as a key theorist of postmodernity. While many theorists of the postmodern condition argued that it signified a radical break with modern society, Bauman contended that modernity had always been characterized by an ambivalent, “dual” nature. Of all published articles, the following were the most read within the past 12 months.


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