Mythical Pasts, Elusive Futures
History and Society in an Anxious Age
- ISBN: 9780745305318
- Extent: 160pp
- Release Date: 20 Nov 1991
- Size: 215mm x 135mm
- Format: Paperback
- Category: History
'Impressive ... Furedi's work demonstrates the real vitality of the Marxist method. For that reason alone, it should be read and discussed by all who are genuinely concerned with social change.' Green Left
Frank Furedi examines the sources of controversy that have arisen around the question of history in Germany, Japan, Britain and the USA.
About The Author
Frank Furedi is Reader in Sociology at the University of Kent at Canterbury. He has written widely on history, sociology and politics and is the author of The Silent War: Imperialism and the Changing Perception of Race, The New Ideology of Imperialism: Renewing the Moral Imperative and Mythical Past, Elusive Future: History and Society in an Anxious Age, all published by Pluto Press.