The Veil and the Mask. Essays on Culture and Ideology.

By: Merquior J. G.

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Book Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Pale yellowy boards, with bright gilt lettering on the spine. In the original publisher's pictorial dust-jacket. Covers and dust-jacket have a little light wear but overall are near fine. The d/j is not price-clipped but is now in a new protective clear - removable - bookfilm plastic cover and looks Fine. 22 x 14 cms. No Inscriptions or marks. (xii) + 161 pp. Foreword by Ernest Gellner. An extensive bibliography. The book discusses the relevant methodological issues in the sociology of culture. "A very wide ranging set of essays, often quite dense, covering pretty much every major social theorist and philosopher of the late 19th and earlier 20th centuries, including Popper, Saussure, Althusser, Durkheim and Habermas (with scornful passage on Jung en route) ". CONDITION : Near fine/Near fine. Pages are clean, tight and bright. See Images. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall

Title: The Veil and the Mask. Essays on Culture and Ideology.

Author Name: Merquior J. G.

Categories: Philosophy. Psychology. Psychiatry, Eng Lit, Lit Crit & Shakespeare,

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Publisher: London, Routledge & Kegan Paul Ltd.: 1979

ISBN Number: 0710001886

ISBN Number 13: 9780710001887

Book Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket

Seller ID: M002609

Keywords: The Veil And The Mask : Essays On Culture And Ideology. Sociology. Philosophy.