DOI: 10.4324/9780415249126-N033-1
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References and further reading

  • Bradbury, M. and Mc Farlane, J. (1976) Modernism: 1890–1930, London: Penguin.

    (Excellent historical essays.)

  • Ermarth, E.D. (1992) Sequel to History: Postmodernism and the Crisis of Representational Time, Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press.

    (So far the most accurate and theoretically complete study of postmodernism.)

  • Eysteinsson, A. (1990) The Concept of Modernism, Ithaca, NY and London: Cornell University Press.

    (A full account of critical usage.)

  • Kern, S.J. (1983) The Culture of Time and Space: 1880–1918, Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.

    (Unruly but indispensable and comprehensive cultural history of modernist technology and culture.)

  • Ortega y Gasset, J. (1923) The Modern Theme, New York: W.W. Norton, 1933.

    (Ortega’s assessment of his contemporary culture which remains valuable, despite being partial and opinionated.)

  • Ortega y Gasset, J. (1925) The Dehumanization of Art and Other Writings on Art and Culture, Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1968.

    (A major statement on the subject of modernism that has itself become an important modernist document.)

  • Vargish, T. and Mook, D. (1998, forthcoming) Inside Modernism: Relativity Theory, Cubism, Narrative.

    (An analytic description of modernism through the identification of values common to physics, painting, and narrative.)

Citing this article:
Vargish, Thomas. Bibliography. Modernism, 1998, doi:10.4324/9780415249126-N033-1. Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy, Taylor and Francis,
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