Capitalism and Modernity - 1686 Words
Sociology Major Essay – Modernity
“To be modern is to find ourselves in an environment that promises us adventure, power, joy, growth, transformation of ourselves and the world - and, at the same time, that threatens to destroy everything we have, everything we know, everything we are.” – Marshall Berman, All That Is Solid Melts Into Air, (Verso, London, 1988 p.1).
Drawing on a variety of sociologists writings on modernity explain the idea of modernity as both positive and negative....
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