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Judt, Tony
Thinking the twentieth century / Tony Judt, with Timothy Snyder
Alternate Title Thinking the 20th century
New York : Penguin Press, 2012
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 3rd Floor  JC257.J83 J8 2012    AVAILABLE
Subject Judt, Tony -- Interviews
Judt, Tony -- Political and social views
Subject(s) Political science -- Philosophy -- History -- 20th century
History -- Philosophy -- 20th century
Physical Description xvii, 414 p. ; 25 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 399-404) and index
Summary Thinking the Twentieth Century maps the issues and concerns of a turbulent age onto a life of intellectual conflict and engagement. Tony Judt presents the triumphs and the failures of prominent intellectuals, adeptly explaining both their ideas and the risks of their political commitments.--[book jacket]
Contents The name remains: Jewish questioner -- London and language: English writer -- Familial socialism: political Marxist -- King's and kibbutzim: Cambridge Zionist -- Paris, California: French intellectual -- Generation of understanding: East European liberal -- Unities and fragments: European historian -- Age of responsibility: American moralist -- The banality of good: social democrat
Alternate Author Snyder, Timothy

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