The Science of Pleasure

The Science of Pleasure

Cosmos and Psyche in the Bourgeois World View

eBook - 1990
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Baker & Taylor
Examines the formation, structure and collapse of the bourgeois world view, exploring the concepts of fun, happiness, pleasure, and excitement

Taylor
& Francis Publishing

In this rich and original work, the author argues that science is the highest expression of bourgeois thought and whilst it may have liberated mankind, it has also devised new forms of repression, discipline and control.

Book News
Ferguson (sociology, Glasgow U.) investigates the formation, structure, and subsequent collapse of the bourgeois world view, by exploring how the external and internal worlds have been viewed in relation to each other since the middle ages. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.

Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 1990
ISBN: 9780203992944
0203992946
0415044588
0415028930
9780415028936
9780415044585
Characteristics: 1 online resource (x, 364 pages)
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