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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English


  • Alienation (Social psychology),
  • Ethnic relations.,
  • Postmodernism -- Social aspects.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [193]-211) and indexes.

Statementedited by Felix Geyer.
SeriesContributions in sociology,, no. 116
ContributionsGeyer, R. Felix.
LC ClassificationsHM291 .A465 1996
The Physical Object
Paginationxxviii, 226 p. :
Number of Pages226
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL813251M
ISBN 100313298882
LC Control Number95050515

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Introduction: alienation, ethnicity, and postmodernism / Felix Geyer --Alienation redux: from here to postmodernity / Richard Schacht --The strange career of alienation: how a concept is transformed without permission of its founders / Irving Louis Horowitz --The fetishization of alienation: unpacking a problem of science, knowledge, and. Alienation, Ethnicity, and Postmodernism (Contributions in Sociology (Hardcover)) [Rudolf F. Geyer] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The essays in this volume offer the reader a broad, interdisciplinary perspective on the ways in which theories of alienation are influencing current debates in Cited by: Alienation, Ethnicity, and Postmodernism by Rudolf F. Geyer, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. xxviii, p.: ill. ; 24 cm. Ethnic conflict. Alienation (Social psychology) Ethnic relations. Postmodernism -- Social aspects. Entfremdung. Ethnizität.

Postmodern Society and Individual Alienation Article. September ; Postmodernism is a real ideological and individualistic explosion that determines dispersion, leading to differentiation. Rudolf Felix Geyer (born 13 October ) is a Dutch sociologist and cybernetician, former head of the methodology section of SISWO (Interuniversity Institute for Social Science Research) at the University of Amsterdam, known for his work in the fields of Social alienation, and on sociocybernetics. Peter Bergers Alienation. I found a slightly different definition of alienation in Peter L. Bergers "The sacred canopy - elements of a sociological theory of religion": "Put differently, alienation is the process whereby the dialectical relationship between the individual and his world is lost to consciousness. Alienation, Ethnicity, and Postmodernism By Felix Geyer Greenwood Press, Read preview Overview The Alienation of Modern Man: An Interpretation Based on Marx and Tonnies By Fritz Pappenheim Monthly Review Press,

The dominant affect of alienation, for one, results from the modernist preoccupation “with the inner self and consciousness Instead of progress and growth, the Modernist intelligentsia sees decay and a growing alienation of the individual. The machinery of modern society is perceived as impersonal, capitalist, and antagonistic to the. Postmodernism associated with the historic and contextual reference, and the evolution of W estern capi- talism postmodern so cially, economically, politically, and culturally. Also, it has. "Postmodernism as Border Pedagogy: Redefining the Boundaries of Race and Ethnicity." Henry Giroux "Existentialism, Alienation, Postmodernism: Cultural Movements as Vehicles of Change in the Patterns of Everyday Life." Agnes Heller "Postmodern Blackness." bell hooks Excerpts from Dissident Postmodernists. Paul MaltbyPrice: $ metalevel linkage between the concepts of alienation, ethnicity, and postmodernism discussed here. 3. Changing Emphasis Towards Problems of Ethnicity, Postmodernism, and Increasing En−ironmental Complexity Two developments converge in the work going .