skip to content
Modernity Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Modernity

Author: David Punter
Publisher: Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2007.
Series: Transitions (Palgrave Macmillan (Firm))
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

This exciting volume in the Transitions series explores both history and contemporary ideas, pushing forward the boundaries of what we understand by 'modernity'. This book is distinguished from its  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Punter
ISBN: 9780333914557 0333914554 0333914562 9780333914564
OCLC Number: 123797677
Description: ix, 237 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: General Editor's Preface.- Acknowledgements.- Introduction.- PART I: HISTORIES.- Modernity and Enlightenment.- Modernity and Decadence.- Modernity and Modernism.- Modernity Now.- PART II: STRUCTURES OF CONTEMPORARY MODERNITY.- Post.- 'Differend'.- Hauntology.- Global Language.- Development.- Hong Kong.- Architecture.- Dirt.- Power.- Hatred.- Marxism.- Children.- Animal.- Museums.- Age.- Commodity.- War.- Repetition.- Maps.- Perversion.- PART III: TEXTS.- Oscar Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Gray.- T. S. Eliot, The Waste Land.- William Gibson, Neuromancer.- M. John Harrison, Light.- Conclusion.- Annotated Bibliography.- Bibliography.- Index.
Series Title: Transitions (Palgrave Macmillan (Firm))
Responsibility: David Punter.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

'A lively, energetic and provoking study by one of the best critics of contemporary fiction in English today.' - Nicholas Royle, University of Sussex, UK

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/123797677> # Modernity
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "123797677" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/102497001#Place/basingstoke> ; # Basingstoke
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/102497001#Topic/modernism_litteratur> ; # Modernism (litteratur)
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/102497001#Topic/moderne> ; # Moderne
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/102497001#Topic/literatur> ; # Literatur
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/911989> ; # English literature
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1024455> ; # Modernism (Literature)
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/820.9112/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/102497001#Topic/engelsk_litteratur_historia_1900_talet> ; # Engelsk litteratur--historia--1900-talet
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/102497001#Event/1900_1999> ; # 1900-1999
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/102497001#Place/englisch> ; # Englisch.
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008103188> ; # English literature--20th century--History and criticism
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/264092975> ; # David Punter
   schema:datePublished "2007" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/102497001> ;
   schema:genre "Criticism, interpretation, etc."@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/102497001#Series/transitions_palgrave_macmillan_firm> ; # Transitions (Palgrave Macmillan (Firm))
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/102497001#Series/transitions> ; # Transitions
   schema:name "Modernity"@en ;
   schema:productID "123797677" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/123797677#PublicationEvent/basingstoke_palgrave_macmillan_2007> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/102497001#Agent/palgrave_macmillan> ; # Palgrave Macmillan
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780333914564> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780333914557> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA730458> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/123797677> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/102497001#Agent/palgrave_macmillan> # Palgrave Macmillan
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Palgrave Macmillan" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/102497001#Series/transitions_palgrave_macmillan_firm> # Transitions (Palgrave Macmillan (Firm))
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/123797677> ; # Modernity
   schema:name "Transitions (Palgrave Macmillan (Firm))" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/102497001#Topic/engelsk_litteratur_historia_1900_talet> # Engelsk litteratur--historia--1900-talet
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Engelsk litteratur--historia--1900-talet"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/102497001#Topic/modernism_litteratur> # Modernism (litteratur)
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Modernism (litteratur)"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008103188> # English literature--20th century--History and criticism
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "English literature--20th century--History and criticism"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1024455> # Modernism (Literature)
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Modernism (Literature)"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/911989> # English literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "English literature"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/264092975> # David Punter
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Punter" ;
   schema:givenName "David" ;
   schema:name "David Punter" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780333914557>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0333914554" ;
   schema:isbn "9780333914557" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780333914564>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0333914562" ;
   schema:isbn "9780333914564" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.