Nature and Experience in the Culture of Delusion

How Industrial Society Lost Touch with Reality

  • David W. Kidner

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
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  8. Back Matter
    Pages 283-327

About this book

Introduction

While the historical development of symbolic power has benefitted humanity enormously, there is an insidious and seldom recognised price that goes beyond environmental degradation and cultural disintegration. With insights from both social and natural sciences, this book explores the changing character of subjectivity in contemporary life.

Keywords

character environment Integration nature

Authors and affiliations

  • David W. Kidner
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  1. 1.Nottingham Trent UniversityUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9780230391369
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2012
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social Sciences Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-33910-5
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-39136-9
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