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The Balkanization of the West : the confluence of postmodernism and postcommunism

Author: Stjepan Gabriel Meštrović
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 1994.
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This text argues that the media have reduced the world to a collective voyeur passively watching, monitoring, and observing crimes against humanity in former Yugoslavia. The Balkan war has produced the Balkanization of the West with the Western powers seemingly paralyzed by internecine warfare.
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Meštrović, Stjepan Gabriel.
Balkanization of the West.
London ; New York : Routledge, 1994
(DLC) 94016377
(OCoLC)30398381
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Stjepan Gabriel Meštrović
ISBN: 041524577X 9780415245777 9780203344644 0203344642
OCLC Number: 45731601
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 226 pages)
Contents: From the postmodern culture of fun to the grim realities of postcommunism --
Still hunting Nazis, and losing reality --
Unwelcome alternatives --
The postmodernist as voyeur --
The end of morality? --
What went wrong with the enlightenment project? --
What would a genuine post-Marxism be like? --
Conclusions.
Responsibility: Stjepan G. Mestrović.

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