skip to content
Observations on modernity Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Observations on modernity

Author: Niklas Luhmann
Publisher: Stanford, CA : Stanford University Press, 1998.
Series: Writing science.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

This collection of five essays by on of Germany's most prominent and influential social thinker both links Luhmann s social theory to the question What is modern about modernity? and shows the  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

Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Niklas Luhmann
ISBN: 0804732345 9780804732345 0804732353 9780804732352
OCLC Number: 37721400
Notes: "The publication of this work was assisted by a subsidy from Inter Nationes, Bonn."
Description: x, 147 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: 1. Modernity in Contemporary Society --
2. European Rationality --
3. Contingency as Modern Society's Defining Attribute --
4. Describing the Future --
5. The Ecology of Ignorance.
Series Title: Writing science.
Other Titles: Beobachtungen der Moderne.
Responsibility: Niklas Luhmann ; translated by William Whobrey.
More information:

Reviews

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/37721400> # Observations on modernity
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    bgn:translationOfWork <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/37721400#CreativeWork/unidentifiedOriginalWork> ; # Beobachtungen der Moderne.
    library:oclcnum "37721400" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/cau> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/57857415#Place/stanford_ca> ; # Stanford, CA
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/57857415#Topic/sociology_philosophy> ; # Sociology--Philosophy
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/57857415#Topic/postmodernism_social_aspects> ; # Postmodernism--Social aspects
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh86006205> ; # Sociology--Philosophy
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1073179> ; # Postmodernism--Social aspects
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/57857415#Topic/sociologie_philosophie> ; # Sociologie--Philosophie
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008109896> ; # Postmodernism--Social aspects
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/57857415#Topic/postmodernisme_aspect_social> ; # Postmodernisme--Aspect social
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/301.01/e21/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/57857415#Topic/moderniteit> ; # Moderniteit
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1123904> ; # Sociology--Philosophy
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/29546145> ; # Niklas Luhmann
    schema:datePublished "1998" ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/57857415> ; # Beobachtungen der Moderne.
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/57857415#Series/writing_science> ; # Writing science.
    schema:name "Observations on modernity"@en ;
    schema:productID "37721400" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/37721400#PublicationEvent/stanford_ca_stanford_university_press_1998> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/57857415#Agent/stanford_university_press> ; # Stanford University Press
    schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/cam027/97040908.html> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780804732352> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780804732345> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/37721400> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/57857415#Agent/stanford_university_press> # Stanford University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Stanford University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/57857415#Series/writing_science> # Writing science.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/37721400> ; # Observations on modernity
    schema:name "Writing science." ;
    schema:name "Writing science" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/57857415#Topic/postmodernism_social_aspects> # Postmodernism--Social aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Postmodernism--Social aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/57857415#Topic/postmodernisme_aspect_social> # Postmodernisme--Aspect social
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Postmodernisme--Aspect social"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/57857415#Topic/sociologie_philosophie> # Sociologie--Philosophie
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Sociologie--Philosophie"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/57857415#Topic/sociology_philosophy> # Sociology--Philosophy
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Sociology--Philosophy"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008109896> # Postmodernism--Social aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Postmodernism--Social aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh86006205> # Sociology--Philosophy
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Sociology--Philosophy"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1073179> # Postmodernism--Social aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Postmodernism--Social aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1123904> # Sociology--Philosophy
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Sociology--Philosophy"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/29546145> # Niklas Luhmann
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1927" ;
    schema:deathDate "1998" ;
    schema:familyName "Luhmann" ;
    schema:givenName "Niklas" ;
    schema:name "Niklas Luhmann" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/57857415> # Beobachtungen der Moderne.
    schema:name "Beobachtungen der Moderne." ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780804732345>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0804732345" ;
    schema:isbn "9780804732345" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780804732352>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0804732353" ;
    schema:isbn "9780804732352" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/37721400#CreativeWork/unidentifiedOriginalWork> # Beobachtungen der Moderne.
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    schema:inLanguage "de" ;
    schema:name "Beobachtungen der Moderne." ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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