Modern Spaces/Spaces of Modernity: The Metropolis as Chronical State of Emergency

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Abstract

The paper discusses the modern metropolis as modernity in nucleo. Thereby it refers to notions like state of emergency, provisional realities, crisis, contingency, complexity. Recurrent references include Simmel, Blumenberg, Musil, Park.

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Subject classification (UKÄ) – MANDATORY

  • Sociology (excluding Social Work, Social Psychology and Social Anthropology)

Keywords

  • State of emergency, provisional realities, crisis, contingency, complexity, Simmel, Blumenberg, Musil, Park
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages12
Publication statusUnpublished - 2001
Publication categoryResearch
Peer-reviewedYes
EventThe New Economy of Place – An Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Culturelles (EHESC) Conference, 2001 - Tokyo, Japan
Duration: 2001 Oct 19 → …

Conference

ConferenceThe New Economy of Place – An Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Culturelles (EHESC) Conference, 2001
CountryJapan
CityTokyo
Period2001/10/19 → …