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Making of the Modern Mind

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Published by Whittier Publications, Incorporated .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages400
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12237377M
ISBN 101576040461
ISBN 109781576040461
OCLC/WorldCa45085099

Peter Watson, Author THE MODERN MIND: An Intellectual History of the 20th Centur $35 (p) ISBN   Castes of Mind is an ambitious book, written by an accomplished scholar with a rare mastery of centuries of Indian history and anthropology. It uses the idea of caste as the basis for a magisterial history of modern India. And in making a powerful case that the colonial past continues to haunt the Indian present, it makes an important Reviews: 1.


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The Making of the Modern Mind: A Survey of the Intellectual Background of the Present Age Anniversary Edition by John Herman Randall Jr. (Author)Cited by: The Making of the Modern Mind explores the contemporary debates around consciousness and identity, crucially setting the analysis within its social and historical context.

Written in a clear and engaging style, the book will be of interest to students in Philosophy, Psychology, Sociology Cited by: 1. Randall was a scholar of the old school, an amazing thinker with a very wide range. I read it in college, for a course simply titled, "The Making of the Modern Mind," a course based on the book.

The course was one of those history courses at the time which had the background of the origins of Western Civilization, that is, European civilization/5(7). Format: Paperback Neill's Makers of the Modern Mind may be dated but it is an incredibly acute summary of how people in society think today and the minds that have formed their opinions, whether they see it or not.

No doubt this work is a page turner and cannot be recommended enough. It will change how you see the world.5/5(2). The Making of the Modern Mind Hardcover – January 1, by John Herman Randall (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating5/5(1).

The making of the modern mind: a survey of the intellectual background of the present age. Randall was one of the great American minds of the 20th century, and. Making of the Modern Mind I Paperback – by Jane K. Brody (Editor), Darwin, Marx, Freud, Einstein (Contributor)Format: Paperback.

Prehistory: The Making of the Human Mind (Modern Library Chronicles) Paperback – Aug byCited by: In writing The Modern Mind, Peter Watson has attempted the impossible. He tries to give us a look at the entirety of twentieth century thought. Still, though there are bound to be omissions and inaccuracies in such a book, Watson succeeds admirably in giving us a taste of the intellectual achievements of the past by:   Buy The Making of the Modern Mind: A Survey of the Intellectual Background of the Present Age 50Anniversary Ed by John Herman Randall, Jacques Barzun (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low 5/5(1). Long acclaimed a contemporary classic, "The Making of the Modern Mind" displays the comprehensiveness, clarity of style, balance, and wit that came to characterize all of Dr.

Randall's works. From the medieval worldview to the modern outlook, this work presents a sweeping intellectual history in one : John Herman Randall.

This book starts with the discovery (and re-discovery in some instances) of the gene, quantum, and subconscious in and works its way through the century as people wrestle with Freud, Darwin, and Marx. Along the way, Watson identifies science, the free market, and mass media as the most important forces/5.

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It is a work of considerable sophistication and great authority. (), revised and reissued as The Making of the Modern Mind (), Randall reconstructed the times and conditions, as well as the historical experience and traditions, that gave rise to certain philosophical systems. His Career of Philosophy in Modern Times, 2 vol.

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From Freud to Babbitt, from Animal Farm to Sartre to the Great Society, from the Theory of Relativity to counterculture to Kosovo, The Modern Mind is encyclopedic, covering the major writers, artists, scientists, and philosophers who produced the ideas by which we live.

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The book also surveys the rise of caste politics in the twentieth century, focusing in particular on the emergence of caste-based movements that have threatened nationalist consensus. Castes of Mind is an ambitious book, written by an accomplished scholar with a rare mastery of centuries of Indian history and anthropology.

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Public domain books are our gateways to the past, representing a wealth of history, culture and knowledge that’s often difficult to discover. The mind in the making Author: James Harvey Robinson. The book also surveys the rise of caste politics in the twentieth century, focusing in particular on the emergence of caste-based movements that have threatened nationalist consensus.

Castes of Mind is an ambitious book, written by an accomplished scholar with a rare mastery of centuries of Indian history and anthropology.