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The subject of modernity

by Anthony J. Cascardi

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  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge [England], New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Subjectivity.,
  • Philosophy, Modern.,
  • Civilization, Modern.,
  • Literature, Modern.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementAnthony J. Cascardi.
    SeriesLiterature, culture, theory ;, 3
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB841.6 .C37 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 316 p. ;
    Number of Pages316
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1534817M
    ISBN 100521412870, 0521423783
    LC Control Number91012689

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