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The Resource Satisfaction not guaranteed : dilemmas of progress in modern society, Peter N. Stearns

Satisfaction not guaranteed : dilemmas of progress in modern society, Peter N. Stearns

Label
Satisfaction not guaranteed : dilemmas of progress in modern society
Title
Satisfaction not guaranteed
Title remainder
dilemmas of progress in modern society
Statement of responsibility
Peter N. Stearns
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stearns, Peter N
Dewey number
909.83
Index
index present
LC call number
CB430
LC item number
.S74 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Civilization, Modern
  • Progress
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • Civilization, Modern
  • Progress
Label
Satisfaction not guaranteed : dilemmas of progress in modern society, Peter N. Stearns
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: being cheerful and modern -- The gap: happiness scales and the edge of sadness -- Component parts: modernity and ideas of happiness and progress as historical forces -- Modernity's deficiencies -- False starts and surprises: making modernity more difficult -- The dilemmas of work in modernity -- Death as a modern quandary -- Century of the child? Childhood, parenting, and modernity -- Born to shop: consumerism as the modern panacea
Control code
793207330
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 270 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780814783634
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • d8b223ce-f000-426f-b320-258f56412a1a
  • 22573/ctt8jvghm
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)793207330
Label
Satisfaction not guaranteed : dilemmas of progress in modern society, Peter N. Stearns
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: being cheerful and modern -- The gap: happiness scales and the edge of sadness -- Component parts: modernity and ideas of happiness and progress as historical forces -- Modernity's deficiencies -- False starts and surprises: making modernity more difficult -- The dilemmas of work in modernity -- Death as a modern quandary -- Century of the child? Childhood, parenting, and modernity -- Born to shop: consumerism as the modern panacea
Control code
793207330
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 270 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780814783634
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • d8b223ce-f000-426f-b320-258f56412a1a
  • 22573/ctt8jvghm
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)793207330

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