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The Resource The end of history and the last man, Francis Fukuyama

The end of history and the last man, Francis Fukuyama

Label
The end of history and the last man
Title
The end of history and the last man
Statement of responsibility
Francis Fukuyama
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Presents evidence to suggest that there are two powerful forces at work in human history, "the logic of modern science" and "the struggle for recognition."
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fukuyama, Francis
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • History
  • World politics
  • Imaginary histories
  • World politics
Label
The end of history and the last man, Francis Fukuyama
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 391-401) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: An old question asked anew -- Our pessimism -- The weakness of strong states I -- The weakness of strong states II, or, eating pineapples on the moon -- The worldwide liberal revolution -- Part II: The old age of mankind -- An idea for a universal history -- the mechanism of desire -- No barbarians at the gates -- Accumulation without end -- The victory of the VCR -- In the land of education -- the former question answered -- No democracy without democrats -- Part III: The struggle for recognition -- In the beginning, a battle to the death for pure prestige -- The first man -- A vacation in Bulgaria -- The beast with red cheeks -- The rise and fall of Thymos -- Lordship and bondage -- The universal and homogeneous state -- Part IV: Leaping over Rhodes -- The coldest of all cold monsters -- the thymotic origins of work -- Empires of resentment, empires of deference -- The unreality of "realism" -- The power of the powerless -- National Interest -- Toward a pacific union -- Part V: The last man -- In the realm of freedom -- men without chests -- Free and unequal -- Perfect rights and defective duties -- Immense wars of the spirit
Control code
24378505
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxiii, 418 pages
Isbn
9780029109755
Lccn
91029677
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)1412117
Label
The end of history and the last man, Francis Fukuyama
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 391-401) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: An old question asked anew -- Our pessimism -- The weakness of strong states I -- The weakness of strong states II, or, eating pineapples on the moon -- The worldwide liberal revolution -- Part II: The old age of mankind -- An idea for a universal history -- the mechanism of desire -- No barbarians at the gates -- Accumulation without end -- The victory of the VCR -- In the land of education -- the former question answered -- No democracy without democrats -- Part III: The struggle for recognition -- In the beginning, a battle to the death for pure prestige -- The first man -- A vacation in Bulgaria -- The beast with red cheeks -- The rise and fall of Thymos -- Lordship and bondage -- The universal and homogeneous state -- Part IV: Leaping over Rhodes -- The coldest of all cold monsters -- the thymotic origins of work -- Empires of resentment, empires of deference -- The unreality of "realism" -- The power of the powerless -- National Interest -- Toward a pacific union -- Part V: The last man -- In the realm of freedom -- men without chests -- Free and unequal -- Perfect rights and defective duties -- Immense wars of the spirit
Control code
24378505
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxiii, 418 pages
Isbn
9780029109755
Lccn
91029677
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)1412117

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