Rethinking Progress: Movements, Forces, and Ideas at the End of the Twentieth Century

Hardcover | August 23, 1990

byJeffrey C. Alexander, Piotr SztompkaEditorJeffrey C. Alexander

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Rethinking Progressprovides a challenging reevaluation of one of the crucial ideas of Western civilization; the notion of progress. Progress often seems to have become self-defeating, producing ecological deserts, overpopulated cities, exhausted resources, decaying cultures, and widespread feelings of alienation. The contributors, from all over the world, present their diversified perspectives on the fate of progress.

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Rethinking Progressprovides a challenging reevaluation of one of the crucial ideas of Western civilization; the notion of progress. Progress often seems to have become self-defeating, producing ecological deserts, overpopulated cities, exhausted resources, decaying cultures, and widespread feelings of alienation. The contributors, from...

Format:HardcoverDimensions:284 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 0.9 inPublished:August 23, 1990Publisher:Routledge

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ISBN - 10:0044457537

ISBN - 13:9780044457534

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