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The Resource Transition to modernity : essays on power, wealth and belief, edited by John A. Hall and I.C. Jarvie

Transition to modernity : essays on power, wealth and belief, edited by John A. Hall and I.C. Jarvie

Label
Transition to modernity : essays on power, wealth and belief
Title
Transition to modernity
Title remainder
essays on power, wealth and belief
Statement of responsibility
edited by John A. Hall and I.C. Jarvie
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HM101
LC item number
.T677 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1949-
  • 1937-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gellner, Ernest
  • Hall, John A.
  • Jarvie, I. C.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social change
  • Civilization, Modern
  • Postmodernism
  • Gellner, Ernest
Label
Transition to modernity : essays on power, wealth and belief, edited by John A. Hall and I.C. Jarvie
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
World languages and human dispersals : a minimalist view / Colin Renfrew -- Nomads and oases in Central Asia / A.M. Khazanov -- Why poverty was inevitable in traditional societies / E.A. Wrigley -- On a little known chapter of Mediterranean history / Karl R. Popper -- Ernest Gellner and the escape to modernity / Alan Macfarlane -- The emergence of modern European nationalism / Michael Mann -- Sovereign individuals / Ronald Dore -- Science, politics, enchantment / Perry Anderson -- Deconstructing post-modernism : Gellner and Crocodile Dundee / Joseph Agassi -- A methodology without presuppositions? / John Watkins -- Gellner's positivism / I.C. Jarvie -- Left versus Right in French political ideology / Louis Dumont -- Property, justice and common good after socialism / John Dunn -- Social contract, democracy and freedom / Gerard Radnitzky --Thoughts on liberalisation / Jose Merquior -- Peace, peace at last? / John A. Hall
Control code
23051464
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 383 p.
Isbn
9780521382021
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
90028305
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Transition to modernity : essays on power, wealth and belief, edited by John A. Hall and I.C. Jarvie
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
World languages and human dispersals : a minimalist view / Colin Renfrew -- Nomads and oases in Central Asia / A.M. Khazanov -- Why poverty was inevitable in traditional societies / E.A. Wrigley -- On a little known chapter of Mediterranean history / Karl R. Popper -- Ernest Gellner and the escape to modernity / Alan Macfarlane -- The emergence of modern European nationalism / Michael Mann -- Sovereign individuals / Ronald Dore -- Science, politics, enchantment / Perry Anderson -- Deconstructing post-modernism : Gellner and Crocodile Dundee / Joseph Agassi -- A methodology without presuppositions? / John Watkins -- Gellner's positivism / I.C. Jarvie -- Left versus Right in French political ideology / Louis Dumont -- Property, justice and common good after socialism / John Dunn -- Social contract, democracy and freedom / Gerard Radnitzky --Thoughts on liberalisation / Jose Merquior -- Peace, peace at last? / John A. Hall
Control code
23051464
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 383 p.
Isbn
9780521382021
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
90028305
Other physical details
ill., maps

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