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The Resource The Balkanization of the West : the confluence of postmodernism and postcommunism, Stjepan G. Meštrović

The Balkanization of the West : the confluence of postmodernism and postcommunism, Stjepan G. Meštrović

Label
The Balkanization of the West : the confluence of postmodernism and postcommunism
Title
The Balkanization of the West
Title remainder
the confluence of postmodernism and postcommunism
Statement of responsibility
Stjepan G. Meštrović
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This text argues that the media have reduced the world to a collective voyeur passively watching, monitoring, and observing crimes against humanity in former Yugoslavia. The Balkan war has produced the Balkanization of the West with the Western powers seemingly paralyzed by internecine warfare
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Meštrović, Stjepan Gabriel
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • North Atlantic Treaty Organization
  • Postmodernism
  • Post-communism
  • World politics
  • Yugoslav War, 1991-1995
Label
The Balkanization of the West : the confluence of postmodernism and postcommunism, Stjepan G. Meštrović
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [211]-220) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
From the postmodern culture of fun to the grim realities of postcommunism -- Still hunting Nazis, and losing reality -- Unwelcome alternatives -- The postmodernist as voyeur -- The end of morality? -- What went wrong with the enlightenment project? -- What would a genuine post-Marxism be like? -- Conclusions
Control code
30398381
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 226 pages
Isbn
9780415087551
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
94016377
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)361000
Label
The Balkanization of the West : the confluence of postmodernism and postcommunism, Stjepan G. Meštrović
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [211]-220) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
From the postmodern culture of fun to the grim realities of postcommunism -- Still hunting Nazis, and losing reality -- Unwelcome alternatives -- The postmodernist as voyeur -- The end of morality? -- What went wrong with the enlightenment project? -- What would a genuine post-Marxism be like? -- Conclusions
Control code
30398381
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 226 pages
Isbn
9780415087551
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
94016377
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)361000

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