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Title:
Counterculture through the ages : from Abraham to acid house
Author:
Sirius, R. U., 1952-
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Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
New York : Villard Books, [2004]

©2004
Physical Description:
xxvii, 402 pages ; 25 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Abraham and Prometheus : mythic counterculture rebels -- A different type of human excellence : defining counterculture -- Politically incorrect : Socrates and the Socratic counterculture -- Leap into the boundless : Taoism -- The hand that stopped the mind : the Zen counterculture -- Love and evolution : the occult counterculture of the Sufis -- Remaking love : the troubadours and the heretic spirit of Provence -- Cultural and political revolution : the Enlightenment of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries -- To each his own god : the American Transcendentalists -- Brilliant storms of laughter : Bohemian Paris, 1900-1940 -- Rebels without a cause : the 1950s -- When you change with every new day : the youth counterculture, 1960-1967 -- Wild in the streets : the youth counterculture, 1968-1972 -- That which does not kill me makes me hipper : the hedonist/nihilist countercultures of the 1970s -- Global.digital.doomed? : counterculture leans into the future.
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ISBN:
9780375507588
Format :
Book