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We moderns

enigmas and guesses

by Edwin Muir

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Published by Knopf in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Life,
  • Human beings,
  • Ethics

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesThe Free lance books -- IV, The Free lance books -- IV
    The Physical Object
    Pagination244 p.
    Number of Pages244
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24175697M
    OCLC/WorldCa2978802

    viii CONTENTS 3 REVOLUTION 49 The Moderns, Victims of Their Own Success 49 What Is a Quasi-Object? 51 Philosophies Stretched Over the Yawning Gap 55 The End of Ends 59 Semiotic Turns 62 Who Has Forgotten Being? 65 The Beginning of the Past 67 The Revolutionary Miracle 70 The End of the Passing Past 72 Triage and Multiple .   Well we cant thank one board member for that. I am guilty though of taking the bait so I coronavirus pandemic causes legendary CGC thread “Moderns Heating Up” to shut its doors 2 Keys_Collector and kairos70 reacted to this Share this post. Link to post Share on other sites. Hey Kids, Comics! 4, posts.

      In this philosophy classic, which was first published in , E. R. Dodds takes on the traditional view of Greek culture as a triumph of rationalism. Using the analytical tools of modern anthropology and psychology, Dodds asks, "Why should we attribute to the ancient Greeks an immunity from 'primitive' modes of thought which we do not find in any society open /5(4). We Moderns. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, First edition. Hardcover. First printing. pages. Introduction by H.L. Mencken. A tight very good copy with a former owner signature to the front free endpaper and some wear to the corners in an about good dust jacket with a number of chips and tears and some soiling and wear.

      Spread from The Moderns book, by Steve Heller and Greg D’Onofrio (Abrams) After the allure of a six-figure advance check wore off, Kokoknas started to crunch the numbers. “For every book sold af—and let’s be clear *very* few cookbooks sell more t copie —we would recoup at a rate of $ per book and need to sell. The main thesis of this book is that, in the intellectual life, there are only two ultimate alternatives: either the thinker conforms desire to truth or he conforms truth to desire. Degenerate Moderns is a marvelous tour de force. Required reading for anyone who wishes to understand the intellectual fashions of the Twentieth : Fidelity Press.


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