The TV series Downton Abby is a period drama based in the post-Edwardian era. It represents the past through its location; being located within a grand manor, props, clothing and language used. 358 more words
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I had this debate with a friend on objectivity in science. She had read about it and didn’t believe in it. I argued with Husserl’s geometry but she didn’t care for it, arguing for a weakness in my opinion, stressing that maths is something else. 175 more words
THE NEW BABYLON (NOVYY VAVILON)
1929, USSR, 93 min
Director: Grigori Kozintsev; Leonid Trauberg.
“The film The New Babylon (Novyy Vavilon) was directed by Kozintsev and Trauberg in 1929. 97 more words
In general usage the word ‘recuperation’ means the return to normal health after illness, but in a sociological sense it refers specifically to the process by which radical ideas and subversive practices become neutralized and co-opted back into mainstream culture. 2,170 more words