The Resource Formations of European modernity : a historical and political sociology of Europe, Gerard Delanty, University of Sussex, UK

Formations of European modernity : a historical and political sociology of Europe, Gerard Delanty, University of Sussex, UK

Label
Formations of European modernity : a historical and political sociology of Europe
Title
Formations of European modernity
Title remainder
a historical and political sociology of Europe
Statement of responsibility
Gerard Delanty, University of Sussex, UK
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book presents a historical and political sociology ofEuropean history and society. It offers a critical interpretation of the course ofEuropean history looking at the emergence of the idea of Europe and the emergence ofmodernity
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
306.2094
Index
index present
LC call number
JA76
LC item number
.D355 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Formations of European modernity : a historical and political sociology of Europe, Gerard Delanty, University of Sussex, UK
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface and acknowledgements -- Map of Europe -- Introduction: a theoretical framework -- Sources of the European heritage -- The European inter-civilizational constellation -- The Greco-Roman and Judaic legacies -- Christianity in the making of Europe -- The Byzantine legacy and Russia -- The Islamic world and Islam in Europe -- The emergence of modernity -- The Renaissance and the rise of the West revisited -- Unity and division in early modern European history : the emergence of a westernized Europe -- The enlightenment and European modernity : the rise of the idea of Europe -- The rise of the nation-state and the allure of empire : between nationalism and cosmopolitanism -- The historical regions of Europe : civilizational backgrounds and multiple routes to modernity -- Europe in the short twentieth century : conflicting projects of modernity -- The present and its discontents -- Europe since 1989 : nationalism, cosmopolitanism and globalization -- Age of austerity : contradictions of capitalism and democracy -- The European heritage as a conflict of interpretations -- Conclusion: Europe : a defence -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
ocn852158425
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781137287922
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
502942
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b28821294
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)852158425
  • pebco1137287926

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