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The age of anxiety

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As we inch closer to a dark new millennium, anxieties rise. The sense of progress and promise that prevailed so powerfully in the 1960s has been replaced by a nervous pessimism, centring chiefly around uncertain realities - economic, political, environmental. This book takes this for granted and touches upon it, but its focus is the analysis of the anxiety itself: its nature, sources, substance, effects, and even cure. Its focus is primarily British/European and contributors include: Linda Grant on violence; Susie Orbach on psychoanalysis; Mary Midgely on ecology; and Michael Ignatieff on nationalism.

VG pages, some edge and cover work + nameplate to inside of front cover

Item details

Author(s):
Various
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1996
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1860492134
ISBN-13:
9781860492136
Number of pages:
203
Publisher:
Virago

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As we inch closer to a dark new millennium, anxieties rise. The sense of progress and promise that prevailed so powerfully in the 1960s has been replaced by a nervous pessimism, centring chiefly around uncertain realities - economic, political, environmental. This book takes this for granted and touches upon it, but its focus is the analysis of the anxiety itself: its nature, sources, substance, effects, and even cure. Its focus is primarily British/European and contributors include: Linda Grant on violence; Susie Orbach on psychoanalysis; Mary Midgely on ecology; and Michael Ignatieff on nationalism.

VG pages, some edge and cover work + nameplate to inside of front cover

Author(s):
Various
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1996
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1860492134
ISBN-13:
9781860492136
Number of pages:
203
Publisher:
Virago

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