Modern Humanities Week 8:

Living in the Modern: Social Organization in the Modern Age

Social Rationality, Social Irrationality


O, wonder!
How many goodly creatures are there here!
How beauteous mankind is! O brave new world,
That has such people in't!

Shakespeare, The Tempest, Act V

The "Rational" in the Modern

The "Irrational" in the Modern: Psychoanalyzing the Modern