The Resource Modernity on endless trial, Leszek Kolakowski

Modernity on endless trial, Leszek Kolakowski

Label
Modernity on endless trial
Title
Modernity on endless trial
Statement of responsibility
Leszek Kolakowski
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fregerpol
  • eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Kołakowski, Leszek
Index
no index present
LC call number
CB430
LC item number
.K64 1990
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Rogers D. Spotswood Collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kołakowski, Leszek
  • Civilization, Modern
  • Philosophy, Modern
  • Civilization
  • Civilisation
  • Philosophie
  • Civilisation
  • Civilization, Modern
  • Civilization
  • Philosophy, Modern
  • Moderniteit
  • Philosophie
  • Aufsatzsammlung
  • Christentum
Label
Modernity on endless trial, Leszek Kolakowski
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Essays originally written between 1973 and 1986
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. On modernity, barbarity, and intellectuals. Looking for the barbarians: The illusions of cultural barbarians -- pt. 2. On the dilemmas of the Christian legacy. The revenge of the Sacred in secular culture. On the so-called crises of Christianity. The illusion of demythologization. Philosophical faith in the face of revelation -- pt. 3. On Liberals, Revolutionaries, and Utopians. The death of Utopia reconsidered. The idolatry of politics. The self-poisoning of the open society. Politics and the devil. Irrationality in politics. Marxism and human rights. Revolution--a beautiful sickness. How to be a Conservative- Liberal-Socialist: A Credo -- pt. 4. On scientific theories. Why an ideology is always right. The general theory of not-gardening. Emperor Kennedy legend
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vii, 261 pages
Isbn
9780226450452
Lccn
90035966
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)21441280
Label
Modernity on endless trial, Leszek Kolakowski
Publication
Note
Essays originally written between 1973 and 1986
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. On modernity, barbarity, and intellectuals. Looking for the barbarians: The illusions of cultural barbarians -- pt. 2. On the dilemmas of the Christian legacy. The revenge of the Sacred in secular culture. On the so-called crises of Christianity. The illusion of demythologization. Philosophical faith in the face of revelation -- pt. 3. On Liberals, Revolutionaries, and Utopians. The death of Utopia reconsidered. The idolatry of politics. The self-poisoning of the open society. Politics and the devil. Irrationality in politics. Marxism and human rights. Revolution--a beautiful sickness. How to be a Conservative- Liberal-Socialist: A Credo -- pt. 4. On scientific theories. Why an ideology is always right. The general theory of not-gardening. Emperor Kennedy legend
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vii, 261 pages
Isbn
9780226450452
Lccn
90035966
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)21441280

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