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Dynamo and virgin reconsidered

Lynn Townsend White

Dynamo and virgin reconsidered

essays in the dynamism of Western culture

by Lynn Townsend White

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Published by MIT Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civilization, Modern.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementLynn White, Jr.
    ContributionsWhite, Lynn Townsend, 1907-
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 186 p. ;
    Number of Pages186
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16059737M

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Dynamo and Virgin Reconsidered LYNN WHITE, JR. education of henry adams is a classic in the proper sense that, while it is read by few, it has helped to shape the notions and emotions of millions of Americans who have never even heard of it.

Adams, both a. Get this from a library. Dynamo and virgin reconsidered: essays in the dynamism of Western culture. [Lynn White, Jr.]. The Dynamo and Virgin Reconsidered: Machina ex Deo by White, Lynn and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Book with 1 author: 1.

Lynne White, Jr., Dynamo and Virgin Reconsidered: Essays in the Dynamism of Western Culture (Cambridge: MIT Press, ), 60–1. Subsequent citations 2. White, Dynamo and Virgin Reconsidered, 68 (emphasis in original). Book with author and editor(s) and/or translator(s): 5. In late or earlyhe writes a long poem, "Prayer to the Virgin of Chartres," which includes a section titled "Prayer to the Dynamo." Analysis.

Henry approaches both medieval Christianity and modern technology with skepticism, but comes to respect each in its own time. The Dynamo and the Virgin () U NTIL the Great Exposition closed its doors in November, Adams haunted it, aching to absorb knowledge, and helpless to find it.

He would have liked to know how much of it could have been grasped by the best-informed man in the world. The Education of Henry Adams - Chapter 24 The Dynamo and The Virgin () Summary & Analysis Henry Adams This Study Guide consists of approximately 91 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of The Education of Henry Adams.

Book with 1 author: 1. Lynne White, Jr., Dynamo and Virgin Reconsidered: Essays in the Dynamism of Western Culture (Cambridge: MIT Press, ), 60–1. Subsequent citations 2.

White, Dynamo and Virgin Reconsidered, 68 (emphasis in original). Adams was very interested in the Medieval world and he used the dynamo, the generator of electric power as a symbol of the modern. And contrasted that with the great symbol of the traditional world of Western Europe, the Virgin Mary.

An essay, he published. Summation of the Virgin and the Dynamo. Topics: Christianity, They argue that there are controversies surrounding the book in the context of limitations furthered by situations and perspectives of the human authors as depicted in the scriptures.

However, the Bible is. Lynn Townsend White Jr. (Ap – Ma ) was an American historian. He was a professor of medieval history at Princeton from toand at Stanford from to He was president of Mills College, Oakland, from to and a professor at University of California, Los Angeles from until Lynn White helped to found the Society for the History of.

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(Ap –Ma ) specialized in technological invention in the Middle Ages. He was a professor of medieval history at Princeton and Stanford universities, as well as the University of California, Los Angeles.

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CHAPTER XXV. THE DYNAMO AND THE VIRGIN () UNTIL the Great Exposition of closed its doors in November, Adams haunted it, aching to absorb knowledge, and helpless to find it. He would have liked to know how much of it could have been grasped by the best-informed man in the world. Buy a cheap copy of The Virgin and the Dynamo: Use and Abuse book by Robert Royal.

Enlisting religion in environmental discussions has proved to be a two-edged sword. Some environmentalists point to the Bible as the source of an unholy Free shipping over $Cited by: 3.In the best known chapter of the book, The Dynamo and the Virgin, he takes these two figures as iconic representations of their times; the Virgin being the symbol which unified Western culture in the Thirteenth and Fourteenth centuries and led to the great cathedrals of France, of which he was so enamored, while the dynamo is the symbol of 4/5.