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crisis of modernity

essays and observations from the 1968 era

by Karel KosiМЃk

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Published by Rowman & Littlefield in Lanham, Md .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Czechoslovakia
    • Subjects:
    • Czechoslovakia -- Politics and government -- 1945-1992.,
    • Czechoslovakia -- Intellectual life -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 217-230) and index.

      StatementKarel Kosík ; edited by James H. Satterwhite.
      SeriesStates and societies in East Central Europe
      ContributionsSatterwhite, James H.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDB2218.7 .K67 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 239 p. ;
      Number of Pages239
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1729575M
      ISBN 100847676811
      LC Control Number92033939


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