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The Resource Critical theory and contemporary Europe, William R. Outhwaite

Critical theory and contemporary Europe, William R. Outhwaite

Label
Critical theory and contemporary Europe
Title
Critical theory and contemporary Europe
Statement of responsibility
William R. Outhwaite
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Critical Theory and Contemporary Europe introduces the major contributions critical theorists made to the study of Europe, from the interwar years to the present time. The work begins with theorists such as Adorno who addressed Nazism and the Holocaust, then moves on to discuss the postwar affluence of capitalist Europe. It proceeds to examine how critical theorists provided much of the analysis that motivated the student and youth movements of 1968 and subsequent alternative social movements. Lastly, it relates the development of a critical theory of state socialism, looking at the works of t
Member of
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Outhwaite, William
Dewey number
330.94
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Critical Theory and Contemporary Society
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • European Union
  • Critical theory
  • Business cycles
  • Communism
  • Europe
  • Europe
Label
Critical theory and contemporary Europe, William R. Outhwaite
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
About the series -- Preface -- Theorizing the European crisis of 1914-1945 -- "Late" capitalism, from the postwar boom to the crises of the 1970s : the 1968 years and the Tendenzwende -- State socialism and its crises -- Critical theory and post-communist transition -- Critical theory at the turn of the 21st century -- Critical theory and the European Union -- Conclusion: critical theory in Germany, Europe, and North America : its continuing relevance -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
ocn822017781
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441149794
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)822017781
Label
Critical theory and contemporary Europe, William R. Outhwaite
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
About the series -- Preface -- Theorizing the European crisis of 1914-1945 -- "Late" capitalism, from the postwar boom to the crises of the 1970s : the 1968 years and the Tendenzwende -- State socialism and its crises -- Critical theory and post-communist transition -- Critical theory at the turn of the 21st century -- Critical theory and the European Union -- Conclusion: critical theory in Germany, Europe, and North America : its continuing relevance -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
ocn822017781
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441149794
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)822017781

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