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The Resource The Consequences of Modernity, (electronic book)

The Consequences of Modernity, (electronic book)

Label
The Consequences of Modernity
Title
The Consequences of Modernity
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this major theoretical statement, the author offers a new and provocative interpretation of the institutional transformations associated with modernity. We do not as yet, he argues, live in a post-modern world. Rather the distinctive characteristics of our major social institutions in the closing period of the twentieth century express the emergence of a period of 'high modernity, ' in which prior trends are radicalised rather than undermined. A post-modern social universe may eventually come into being, but this as yet lies 'on the other side' of the forms of social and cultural organizatio
Cataloging source
AU-PeEL
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Giddens, Anthony
Dewey number
303.44
LC call number
HM131 .G397 2013
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Civilization, Modern
  • Civilization
  • Globalization -- Social aspects
  • Postmodernism
  • Social structure
Label
The Consequences of Modernity, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
purchEBL1184142
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (202 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780745666440
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The Consequences of Modernity, (electronic book)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
purchEBL1184142
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (202 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780745666440
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote

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