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Author Koczanowicz, Dorota.

Title Discussing Modernity : a Dialogue with Martin Jay
Published Amsterdam : Editions Rodopi, 1905
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Description 1 online resource (158 pages)
Series Value Inquiry Book Series ; v. 262
Value inquiry book series.
Contents Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; CONTENTS; Introduction Mysterious Power of Intellectual History; ONE Photography and Event; TWO Regaining Experience?; THREE Deconstruction and Hermeneutics. On the Controversy between Jacques Derrida and Hans-Georg Gadamer; FOUR The Beautiful Art of Cooking; FIVE Exposing Experience and Facing Photography; SIX Photography as Means of Re-presenting the Past. Caring for Memories.; SEVEN Abject Spaces, Pre-Modern Time and a Baroque Scopic Regime in Andrzej Stasiuk's Travel Essays; EIGHT Scopic Regimes and Modernity: Hypotyposis
NINE Modernity versus Postmodernity. Various Aspects of the Problem of PeriodizationTEN Dialogue, Activity, and Mendacity; Continuing the Dialogue; ABOUT THE EDITORS AND CONTRIBUTORS; INDEX
Summary Martin Jay is one of America's leading intellectual historians. His work spans almost all important questions concerning the subject of modernity. Outstanding Polish scholars engage in a dialogue with Jay's work, discussing significant problems of modernity and postmodernity. The book offers a broad panorama of contemporary thought approached from various angles. It is also a unique exercise of intercultural intellectual dialogue covering many areas from literature to politics. The book also includes an essay on photography by Martin Jay and his detailed response to the other contributors, whi
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Subject Jay, Martin, 1944-
Civilization, Modern.
Intellectual life.
Philosophy, Modern -- 21st century.
Form Electronic book
Author Koczanowicz, Leszek.
Schauffler, David.
ISBN 9401209308 (electronic bk.)
9789401209304 (electronic bk.)