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Makers of Modern Culture: Five Twentieth-century Thinkers

Makers of Modern Culture: Five Twentieth-century Thinkers (Paperback)

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An examination of the lives of five giants in European intellectual history - Sigmund Freud, Albert Einstein, Ludwig Wittgenstein, James Joyce, and Jean-Paul Sartre. Each chapter concentrates on one of those figures, presenting a concise overview of his personal life and contributions, while striving to place that individual in the cultural milieu that shaped his development. This book provides an introduction to five figures who contributed significantly to the attitudes, culture, and philosophies of our century, portraying these men as they were - brilliant, imaginative, and sometimes enigmatic, but always fascinating. A concluding essay discusses their importance for our times. Finally, a bibliographical essay is provided for students who wish to consult significant primary and secondary sources about these intellectuals.

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