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European modernity and beyond [electronic resource] : the trajectory of European societies, 1945-2000 / G�oran Therborn.

By: Therborn, G�oran, 1941-.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: London ; Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, 1995Description: 1 online resource (xii, 403 p.) : ill., maps.ISBN: 9780857025937 (electronic bk.); 0857025937 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Europe -- Social conditions -- 20th century | Europe -- Economic conditions -- 1945- | Europe -- Economic conditions -- 20th century | Europe -- Civilization -- 20th century | Europe -- Conditions sociales -- 20e si�ecle | Europe -- Conditions �economiques -- 1945- | SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Anthropology -- Cultural | POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Cultural Policy | SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Popular Culture | Sociale geschiedenis | Sociale ontwikkeling | Modernit�e | Europe -- Histoire -- 1945- | Europe -- Conditions sociales -- 1945- | Sozio�okonomischer Wandel | Vergleichende Soziologie | Modernisierung | Gesellschaft | Sozialer Wandel | Europa | Geschichte 1945-2000 | Social conditions History, 1945- | EuropeGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: European modernity and beyond.DDC classification: 306/.094 Other classification: 15.70 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
pt. 1. Theory and history -- pt. 2. Structurations -- pt. 3. Spacing -- pt. 4. Enculturations -- pt. 5. Collective action and social steering -- pt. 6. Modernity and Europe : six questions and their answers.
Summary: In this book G�oran Therborn addresses the questions that underpin an understanding of the nature of European modernity, including: To what extent is the period 1945-2000 producing fundamental change and what are the areas of continuity? Have the societies of Europe become more similar to others on the globe or more distinctively European? What are the prospects of Europe after decades of postwar change and the end of the Cold War?
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [367]-389) and index.

pt. 1. Theory and history -- pt. 2. Structurations -- pt. 3. Spacing -- pt. 4. Enculturations -- pt. 5. Collective action and social steering -- pt. 6. Modernity and Europe : six questions and their answers.

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In this book G�oran Therborn addresses the questions that underpin an understanding of the nature of European modernity, including: To what extent is the period 1945-2000 producing fundamental change and what are the areas of continuity? Have the societies of Europe become more similar to others on the globe or more distinctively European? What are the prospects of Europe after decades of postwar change and the end of the Cold War?

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