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Introduction: Modernity's Utopias

David Roberts

David Roberts is Emeritus Professor, School of Languages and Cultures, Monash University, Melbourne. Co-editor of the journal Thesis Eleven. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Peter Murphy

Peter Murphy is Associate Professor of Communications at the Monash University, Australia. He is also the co-editor of the journal Thesis Eleven. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Dialectic of Romanticism : A Critique of Modernism

Continuum, 2004

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...The road to hell is paved with Utopian dreams. It is not uncommon to find Utopias filled with supremacism, narcissism, sadism or masochism. But, equally, a quietistic imagination that no longer thinks, and that adjusts itself completely...

Civilization and Aestheticism: Schinkel

David Roberts

David Roberts is Emeritus Professor, School of Languages and Cultures, Monash University, Melbourne. Co-editor of the journal Thesis Eleven. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Peter Murphy

Peter Murphy is Associate Professor of Communications at the Monash University, Australia. He is also the co-editor of the journal Thesis Eleven. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Dialectic of Romanticism : A Critique of Modernism

Continuum, 2004

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...The difference between the civilizing state and the aesthetic state is summed up in the difference between their respective attitudes to the past. The civilizing state looks to the past for exemplary models of reason. Reason in history...

Mytho-Logics

David Roberts

David Roberts is Emeritus Professor, School of Languages and Cultures, Monash University, Melbourne. Co-editor of the journal Thesis Eleven. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Peter Murphy

Peter Murphy is Associate Professor of Communications at the Monash University, Australia. He is also the co-editor of the journal Thesis Eleven. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Dialectic of Romanticism : A Critique of Modernism

Continuum, 2004

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... into the 'primordial strife' of earth and world: the 'work' of art consists in the 'setting up of a world and the setting forth of earth'. 'The origin of the work of art', in David Farrell Krell (ed.), Martin Heidegger. Basic Writings (London: Routledge,...

A New Mythology

David Roberts

David Roberts is Emeritus Professor, School of Languages and Cultures, Monash University, Melbourne. Co-editor of the journal Thesis Eleven. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Peter Murphy

Peter Murphy is Associate Professor of Communications at the Monash University, Australia. He is also the co-editor of the journal Thesis Eleven. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Dialectic of Romanticism : A Critique of Modernism

Continuum, 2004

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...Kant prepares the romantic enthronement of art and the artist. He points the way in his Third Critique. Kant seeks to build a bridge between pure and practical reason by means of the reflective faculty of judgement. Moreover, reason itself...

The House of the Gods: Heidegger

David Roberts

David Roberts is Emeritus Professor, School of Languages and Cultures, Monash University, Melbourne. Co-editor of the journal Thesis Eleven. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Peter Murphy

Peter Murphy is Associate Professor of Communications at the Monash University, Australia. He is also the co-editor of the journal Thesis Eleven. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Dialectic of Romanticism : A Critique of Modernism

Continuum, 2004

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...Schinkel's dream of building high up on a cliff facing the sea anticipated the fascination with 'the akrotic' - the towering hill - that came to mark a Europe fatally shaken by the Great War of 1914-18. This war took Europe to the fatal...

Conclusion: Modernity's Modernisms

David Roberts

David Roberts is Emeritus Professor, School of Languages and Cultures, Monash University, Melbourne. Co-editor of the journal Thesis Eleven. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Peter Murphy

Peter Murphy is Associate Professor of Communications at the Monash University, Australia. He is also the co-editor of the journal Thesis Eleven. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Dialectic of Romanticism : A Critique of Modernism

Continuum, 2004

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... It is Heidegger who discerns in the ambiguity of the essence of technology a saving power that can come only from a reunion of the divided realms of technē.Martin Heidegger, Basic Writings, ed. David Farrell Krell (New York: Harper-Collins,...

Introduction: Three Modernisms

David Roberts

David Roberts is Emeritus Professor, School of Languages and Cultures, Monash University, Melbourne. Co-editor of the journal Thesis Eleven. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Peter Murphy

Peter Murphy is Associate Professor of Communications at the Monash University, Australia. He is also the co-editor of the journal Thesis Eleven. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Dialectic of Romanticism : A Critique of Modernism

Continuum, 2004

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...Our title deliberately sets itself against Max Horkheimer and Theodor Adorno's Dialectic of Enlightenment. We take issue with the authors' challenging but deeply flawed vision of the trajectory of the West from Greek beginnings...

Utopia in the New World

David Roberts

David Roberts is Emeritus Professor, School of Languages and Cultures, Monash University, Melbourne. Co-editor of the journal Thesis Eleven. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Peter Murphy

Peter Murphy is Associate Professor of Communications at the Monash University, Australia. He is also the co-editor of the journal Thesis Eleven. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Dialectic of Romanticism : A Critique of Modernism

Continuum, 2004

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... by Carol Reed; produced by Alexander Korda, Reed and David O. Selznick; screenplay by Graham Greene.Directed by Carol Reed; produced by Alexander Korda, Reed and David O. Selznick; screenplay by Graham Greene.But the exception...

The Iron Cage: Wittgenstein

David Roberts

David Roberts is Emeritus Professor, School of Languages and Cultures, Monash University, Melbourne. Co-editor of the journal Thesis Eleven. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Peter Murphy

Peter Murphy is Associate Professor of Communications at the Monash University, Australia. He is also the co-editor of the journal Thesis Eleven. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Dialectic of Romanticism : A Critique of Modernism

Continuum, 2004

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... for the televangelist Robert Schuller, in Garden Grove, California. Completely sheathed in glass, the inside of the skyscraper was designed to be visible to the outside, while the view of the outside from the inside was unobstructed by any load-bearing...

Original Imitation

David Roberts

David Roberts is Emeritus Professor, School of Languages and Cultures, Monash University, Melbourne. Co-editor of the journal Thesis Eleven. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Peter Murphy

Peter Murphy is Associate Professor of Communications at the Monash University, Australia. He is also the co-editor of the journal Thesis Eleven. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Dialectic of Romanticism : A Critique of Modernism

Continuum, 2004

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...The new mythology of the romantics was an answer to the new science of the enlightenment. Against the Cartesian grounding of modernity in consciousness it opposed an immanent regrounding. Against the ego cogitans of Descartes it opposed...