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The consequences of modernity

Author: Anthony Giddens
Publisher: Cambridge, UK : Polity Press in association with Basil Blackwell, Oxford, UK, 1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An interpretation of the institutional transformations associated with modernity. The author focuses on analysing the the intersections between trust and risk,and security and danger in the modern  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Anthony Giddens
ISBN: 0745607934 9780745607931 0745609236 9780745609232 0804718911 9780804718912
OCLC Number: 22305142
Notes: Based on the Raymond Fred West memorial lectures which the author delivered at Stanford University in April 1988.
Description: ix, 186 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: The institutional dimensions of modernity; trust and modernity; abstract systems and the transformation of intimacy; riding the juggernaut; is modernity a Western project?
Responsibility: Anthony Giddens.

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