The Crisis of Art and Culture. Art music and Technocracy in Swedish post-war II

Project: Research

Layman's description

The study aims to analyze the conceptions of two interconnected crises emerging in the Swedish post-war II, where technique, technology and technocracy are central themes. Arts and cultural crisis can be seen as a result of a modernization process, and is linked with what is characterized as technological rationality.

The study aims to analyze the conceptions of two interconnected crises emerging in the Swedish post-war II, where technique, technology and technocracy are central themes. The crisis of art and culture can be seen as a result of a modernization process, and is linked with what is characterized as technological rationality, ie. a rationality that is a negative impact on both the individual autonomy of culture as a whole.
StatusFinished
Effective start/end date2009/01/012010/12/31

Participants

Related projects

(Part of)

Lars-Eric Jönsson

2009/01/012012/12/31

Project: Research

View all (1)