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At the heart of some of the most influential strands of philosophical, political, and aesthetic modernism lies the conviction that modernity is fundamentally nihilistic. This book offers a wide-ranging critical history of the concept of nihilism from its origins in French Revolutionary discourse to its place in recent theorizations of the postmodern. Key moments in that hi ...more
Paperback, 192 pages
Published January 15th 2011 by Palgrave Macmillan (first published January 1st 2010)
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