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Our Broad Present : Time and Contemporary Culture.

Author: Hans Ulrich Gumbrecht
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, 2014.
Series: Insurrections.
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Considering a range of present-day phenomena, from the immediacy effects of literature to the impact of hypercommunication, globalization, and sports, Hans Ulrich Gumbrecht notes an important shift in our relationship to history and the passage of time. Although we continue to use concepts inherited from a?historicist" viewpoint, a notion of time articulated in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, the actual  Read more...
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Gumbrecht, Hans Ulrich.
Our Broad Present : Time and Contemporary Culture.
New York : Columbia University Press, ©2014
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Hans Ulrich Gumbrecht
ISBN: 9780231537612 0231537611 0231163614 9780231163613
OCLC Number: 881567852
Language Note: English.
Description: 1 online resource (184 pages).
Contents: Cover; Series Page; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Tracking a Hypothesis; 1. Presence in Language or Presence Achieved Against Language?; 2. A Negative Anthropology of Globalization; 3. Stagnation: Temporal, Intellectual, Heavenly; 4. "Lost in Focused Intensity": Spectator Sports and Strategies of Re-Enchantment; 5. Steady Admiration in an Expanding Present: On Our New Relationship with Classics; 6. Infinite Availability: About Hypercommunication (and Old Age); In the Broad Present; Notes; Index; Series List.
Series Title: Insurrections.

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