Search Results for: constructing-modernity

Constructing Modernity

Pub Date : 2000 | Author : Martin Hammer | Publisher : Yale University Press

ISBN 10 : 0300076886
ISBN 13 : 9780300076882

Naum Gabo (1890-1977), whose eventful life took him from his native Russia to Berlin, Paris, London, and finally the United States, achieved renown as one of the most inventive and..



Constructing Modernity

Pub Date : 2006 | Author : | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : OCLC:70279806
ISBN 13 :

Japanese graphic design prior to World War II is a neglected field. In my study I examine the development of the genre, analyzing examples from the formative period of 1900 to 1930..



Questions Of Modernity

Pub Date : 2000 | Author : Timothy Mitchell | Publisher : U of Minnesota Press

ISBN 10 : 0816631336
ISBN 13 : 9780816631339

Modernity has always laid claim to universal certainty--which meant assigning a different and lesser significance to anything deemed purely local, non-Western, or lacking a univers..


Tradition Through Modernity

Pub Date : 2018-03-14 | Author : Pertti J. Anttonen | Publisher : BoD - Books on Demand

ISBN 10 : 9789517466653
ISBN 13 : 951746665X

In their study of social practices deemed traditional, scholars tend to use the concept and idea of tradition as an element of meaning in the practices under investigation. But jus..