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Alan Bullock, Stephen Trombley, Alf Lawrie. Stephen Trombley's books include Modern British Architecture Since 1945; he is a film director and chairman of the independent production company Worldview Pictures.
Contributor(s): Bullock, Alan, 1914-2004 Trombley, Stephen. Publisher: New York : . Rev. ed. of: The Fontana dictionary of modern thought. Norton, 1999Description: xxiv, 933 p. ; 24 c. SBN: 0393046966. Uniform titles: Fontana dictionary of modern thought. Subject(s): Encyclopedias and dictionaries DDC classification: 032. Tags from this library: No tags from this library for this title.
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amp; Lawrie, Alf. (1999). The new Fontana dictionary of modern thought. 2nd ed. published as Fontana dictionary of modern thought. London : Fontana, 1988. London : HarperCollins. Australian/Harvard Citation.
Alan Bullock, Stephen Trombley. Place of Publication. He was Founding Master of St Catherine's College, Oxford, and became Vice-Chancellor of Oxford University. He was knighted in 1972 and made a life peer in 1976. Stephen Trombley is a writer and prize-winning documentary film-maker.
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I am the author of numerous non-fiction books that deal with subjects as diverse as the death penalty and what it's like to have a stroke. Tell you what: cross my heart, it is often funny.
Trombley's first book was 'All That Summer She Was Mad': Virginia Woolf and Her Doctors (1981). The Guardian newspaper said that "For more than 20 years this book has been a bible for those struggling to remember the meaning of everything from Marxism to the Mormons.
A unique work of reference and a companion to all fields of modern thought.How often are attempts to broaden your knowledge of modern thought frustrated by terms and allusions that you do not understand? In this age of rapid-fire informational exchange and unprecedented specialization, no one can honestly claim to know the whole vocabulary of modern thought, yet most people would like to understand more. The Norton Dictionary of Modern Thought now provides us with a rich and reliable resource for staying on top of trends and actually enhancing our cultural literacy. With thousands of entries written by an international cast of artists, scholars, and scientists, this book offers an authoritative treasure trove of concepts defining the world in which we live. More discursive than an ordinary dictionary, more compact than an encyclopedia, and more selective than either, it covers the whole range of modern thought from the latest developments in astrophysics to recent trends in the arts. This volume is indispensable as a reference book, irresistible for browsing through ― practically an education in itself.