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The Resource Social acceleration : a new theory of modernity, Hartmut Rosa ; translated by Jonathan Trejo-Mathys, (electronic book)

Social acceleration : a new theory of modernity, Hartmut Rosa ; translated by Jonathan Trejo-Mathys, (electronic book)

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Social acceleration : a new theory of modernity
Title
Social acceleration
Title remainder
a new theory of modernity
Statement of responsibility
Hartmut Rosa ; translated by Jonathan Trejo-Mathys
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Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
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YDXCP
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Beschleunigung
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1965-
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Rosa, Hartmut
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Trejo-Mathys, Jonathan
Series statement
New directions in critical theory
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  • Time perception
  • Time pressure
  • Time
  • Social change
  • Civilization, Modern
Label
Social acceleration : a new theory of modernity, Hartmut Rosa ; translated by Jonathan Trejo-Mathys, (electronic book)
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 419-447) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. Temporal structures in society ; Two contemporary diagnoses of the times ; A theory of social acceleration: Preliminary considerations. -- Part 1: The categorical framework of a systematic theory of social acceleration. From the love of movement to the law of acceleration: Observations of modernity ; What is social acceleration?. -- Part 2: Mechanisms and manifestations: A phenomenology of social acceleration. Technical acceleration and the revolutionizing of the space-time regime ; Slipping slopes: The acceleration of social change and the increase of contingency ; The acceleration of the "pace of life" and paradoxes in the experience of time. -- Part 3: Causes. The speeding up of society as a self-propelling process: The circle of acceleration ; Acceleration and growth: external drivers of social acceleration ; Power, war, and speed: State and military as key institutional accelerators. -- Part 4: Consequences. Acceleration, globalization, postmodernity ; Situational identity: Of drifters and players ; Situational politics: Paradoxical time horizons between desynchronization and disintegration ; Acceleration and rigidity: An attempt at a redefinition of modernity ; Conclusion: Frenetic standstill? The end of history
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ocn965720168
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unknown
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1 online resource (xl, 470 pages ):
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
Isbn
9780231148344
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Social acceleration : a new theory of modernity, Hartmut Rosa ; translated by Jonathan Trejo-Mathys, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 419-447) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. Temporal structures in society ; Two contemporary diagnoses of the times ; A theory of social acceleration: Preliminary considerations. -- Part 1: The categorical framework of a systematic theory of social acceleration. From the love of movement to the law of acceleration: Observations of modernity ; What is social acceleration?. -- Part 2: Mechanisms and manifestations: A phenomenology of social acceleration. Technical acceleration and the revolutionizing of the space-time regime ; Slipping slopes: The acceleration of social change and the increase of contingency ; The acceleration of the "pace of life" and paradoxes in the experience of time. -- Part 3: Causes. The speeding up of society as a self-propelling process: The circle of acceleration ; Acceleration and growth: external drivers of social acceleration ; Power, war, and speed: State and military as key institutional accelerators. -- Part 4: Consequences. Acceleration, globalization, postmodernity ; Situational identity: Of drifters and players ; Situational politics: Paradoxical time horizons between desynchronization and disintegration ; Acceleration and rigidity: An attempt at a redefinition of modernity ; Conclusion: Frenetic standstill? The end of history
Control code
ocn965720168
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xl, 470 pages ):
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
Isbn
9780231148344
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote

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