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Makers of Modern Culture by Wintle Justin
  

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Makers of Modern Culture by Wintle Justin

With more than 500 contributions from over 240 specialists, this volume provides lively and clearly written expositions of those figures who have done most to shape our views in the period since 1914. Music, cinema, drama, art, fiction, poetry, philosophy, sociology and anthropology are just some of the fields covered in this indispensable volume. Figures covered include: Malinowski, Kafka, George Orwell, Lenin, Gaudi, Gramsci, Freud, Malcolm X, Henry Miller, Miles Davis, James Joyce, Ravel, Veblen and Edward Sapir.

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Publication date

4th October 2001

Author

Wintle Justin

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Publisher

Routledge an imprint of Taylor & Francis Ltd

Format

Hardback
624 pages

Categories

Cultural studies

ISBN

9780415265836

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