Politics and Economics

Modernity
Politics and Economics
Psychology and Philosophy
Gender Politics and Feminism
Science and Technology
Primitivism
Challenege to conventional attitudes
'New Woman' challenges towards tradiotnal
Womans suffrage
achieved at ifferent times in Europe (France not until 1944, UK 1918 & 1928)
In the UK suffragists and suffragettes (who used more violence)
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lure of the primitive
Rapid industrialisation
consumerism
"commodity fetish" (benjamin)
Flaneur or city stroller immersed in the theatre of material ephemera
Workers rights
Psycoanalysis
scientific
quantum theory
questioned dominiant worldview and perception of the real
destabillisation of time and fragmentaton, deconstruction, extension and compression of matter and experioence
revolutions in physics brought unto the cultural consciousness
colonisation preceding globalisation
eurocentric perceived superiority
telecommunication age
subjectivity
stricturalism
psycoanalytic revolution, if, ego superego, conscious vs unconscious, sexual
bergsons opposition between intuitively lived time (La duree) and mechanical clock time (le temps)
shifts in perceptual abilities and providing new ways to see, hear, and think
german poet Stefan George to embrace pagan and gender bemding erotic
conscience collective: individual psyche vs collective, urbanisiasationg: chaos
expression to construct public idenity
Nietzchean vitalism and the Avant garde
cultural
political
facism
WW1: WMDs
Anti Semitism and facism: Barbarism of modernity
escapism
communism
russian rvolution (1917)
rise of USSR
a specture is haunting europe - the specture of communism (marx and Engels)
"Trecherous monotony of the modern labourer"
Capitalism
Great depression 1929
changing forms
alienation
estrangement from nature, self and society
Anomie and culutral crisis
anarchism
challenging of status quo
both embraced and repressed
ideological
Formalism
socialis to kenesian macroeconomics
Sub Topic
"In every branch of our spiritual and material civilisation we seem to have arrived at a critical turning point..."
Rationality
secularisation
libral reactionary capitalist marxist
darwinism
spiritualism with neo pragmatism
misappropriation of Darwinian evolutionary theory was the eugenic complement to Hitlers aryanism
mythologized backwards view of history and a fierceky biological theory of race
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