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8 edition of The tempo of modern life. found in the catalog.

The tempo of modern life.

by James Truslow Adams

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Published by Books for Libraries Press in Freeport, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- Civilization -- 1918-1945,
    • United States -- Intellectual life -- 20th century

    • Edition Notes

      Reprint of the 1931 ed.

      SeriesEssay index reprint series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE169.1 .A23 1970
      The Physical Object
      Pagination344 p.
      Number of Pages344
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5077031M
      ISBN 100836916913
      LC Control Number74121444
      OCLC/WorldCa90616

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        Anxiety, worry, and stress are all afflictions of life in the modern world. According to the National Institute of Mental Health, approximately 10 percent of the American population, or 24 millionAuthor: Allan Schwartz.   Modern life, at a theoretical level is in crisis about it's own premises, while at the mundane practical level has no alternatives to it's premises. It, modern life, can ultimately be defined as an age of crisis, were our fundamental premises have been found wanting, but no serious alternatives can really be accepted.


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