10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «UTOPIANISM»
Discover the use of utopianism
in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to utopianism
and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Lyman Tower Sargent, 2010
in American Culture
Featuring twenty-five writers in all, this book includes Howard P. Segal's acclaimed work on utopian visionaries.
This is a reissue of an influential text that was first published in 1987, to which the author has added an introduction reflecting on the work twenty years after publication.
The Dictionary of Alternatives: Utopianism
This dictionary provides ammunition for those who disagree with the early twentieth-first century orthodoxy that 'There is no alternative to free market liberalism and managerialism'.
Martin Parker, Valerie Fournier, Patrick Reedy, 2007
Dialectic of the Chinese Revolution: From Utopianism
Ci Jiwei, however, probes its spiritual dimension, and he does it masterfully. . . . He has produced a work of profound philosophical reflection and great analytical sophistication."--Canadian Journal of History
Visions of the City: Utopianism
, Power and Politics in ...
First Published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
Contemporary Feminist Utopianism
approaches are not appropriate and that utopianism is best approached through
discourses which are similarly transgressive and resistant to closure. In this way
we can approach utopianism as a radical phenomenon and conceptualize a ...
Fool's Gold?: Utopianism
in the Twenty-First Century
Some utopianism is playful and fun. Some utopianism seeks actively to change the world. This book teases out examples of these and other types of utopianism which both shape and reflect our world today.
Jewish Identities: Nationalism, Racism, and Utopianism
"Jewish Identities "mounts a formidable challenge to prevailing essentialist assumptions about "Jewish music," which maintain that ethnic groups, nations, or religious communities possess an essence that must manifest itself in art created ...
Landscapes of Hope : Anti-Colonial Utopianism
in America: ...
In the key early decades of the twentieth century, Ahmad shows, the intellectuals of the colonized world carried out the heady work of imagining independent states, often from a position of exile.
Dohra Ahmad St. John's University, 2009
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «UTOPIANISM»
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Utopianism is a pursuit of perfection
Is creating a utopian society on Earth a possibility? This has been a question that I have pondered for quite some time now. The responses I receive from people ... «gulfnews.com, Jul 15»
Greece and the birth of fiscal colonialism
We are being asked to choose between two failed dogmas: debt-based socialism and market utopianism, neither of which is capable of generating value, ... «New Statesman, Jul 15»
Meet the man whose utopian vision for the Internet conquered, and …
Perhaps more than any other, it's his philosophy — which melded countercultural utopianism, a rancher's skepticism toward government and a futurist's faith in ... «Washington Post, Mar 15»
ISIS, Communism, and the Lure of Violent Utopianism
Seduced by the Utopian vision of a classless society where every need is cared for, many in the West ignored, diminished or simply refused to believe the brutal ... «Reason, Mar 15»
What We Still Need To Learn From Spock's Utopianism
Leonard Nimoy's Spock represented the aspirational, utopian thinking that Americans are still desperate to see accomplished in their lifetimes—and in their ... «CityLab, Feb 15»
Frances McDormand and the Wooster Group Sing Hymns About …
Frances McDormand and the Wooster Group Sing Hymns About Utopianism (GO!) ... digital device than the 19th-century millennialist utopianism of the Shakers. «LA Weekly, Jan 15»
Jonathan Kay: Naomi Klein's Garden-of-Eden enviro-utopianism is …
Why is ISIS butchering all those people in Syria and Iraq? Read their online manifesto and you get the answer: They want to recreate “the best ummah ... «National Post, Oct 14»
Practical Utopianism: Simon Frith Interviewed
From the pages of Rolling Stone and Creem in the Seventies, passing through the Newstatesman and The Observer, a cutting-edge and prolific critique has ... «The Quietus, Jul 14»
"Technological Utopianism in the early USSR, and what does that …
Since the disastrous results of Stalinist plan economy on almost all emancipatory fields the Bolshevik revolution tried to accomplish, technological utopianism is ... «International Institute fro Research and Education, Jun 14»
Podcast: Russia's New Utopianism
Podcast: Russia's New Utopianism ... of Crimea: After decades in the shadows, those age-old utopian and imperial instincts are back with a vengeance. «RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty, Jun 14»