Modern World

Modern World or The Modern World may refer to:

  • Modernity, a popular academic term.
  • The modern era, the age in which people today now live.
  • Modern World, a song by Wolf Parade from their 2005 album Apologies to the Queen Mary

Other articles related to "modern world, modern, world":

Black Existentialism - Black Existential Philosophy
... were often studied and addressed in public discussions as problems of the modern world instead of as people facing problems raised by modern life ... people in the effort to expand the reach of freedom in the modern world ... result is a numbing detachment from others and a self-destructive disposition toward the world ...
Julius Evola - Philosophy - Race
... essentials of a salvific 'racial rebirth' in the modern world ... Not only did Evola make a point of identifying Karl Marx, one of the architects of the modern world of materialism, inferiority, pretended equality, and cultural decay, as a Jew--but he spoke of a ... In Revolt Against the Modern World, he said that he considered himself to be a critic of the "racist worldview" by which he meant the demagogically-minded, simplistic, antisemitic ...
MITRA Youth Buddhist Network - MITRA Buddhist Conferences - 2008 Wisdom For A Modern World
... The "Wisdom for a Modern World" 2008 MITRA Buddhist Conference was held at the University of Technology, Sydney ... how the wisdom of Buddhism can be experienced in all aspects of our lives even in our chaotic modern world we can find a peace and tranquility awaiting those who ...
St. Ambrose Academy - Curriculum
... History Religion Science English One Ancients The Church in the Pagan World/Logic Biology Ancients Two Medieval/Renaissance Scripture Chemistry Medieval/Renaissance Three America/Govern ...
The Avengers (2012 Film) - Cast
... Chris Evans as Steve Rogers / Captain America A World War II veteran who was enhanced to the peak of human physicality by an experimental serum and frozen in suspended animation before waking up in the modern ... "It's just about him trying to come to terms with the modern world ... Then comes trying to find a balance with the modern world." Regarding the dynamic between Rogers and Tony Stark, Evans said, "I think there's certainly ...

Famous quotes containing the words world and/or modern:

    For, the experience of each new age requires a new confession, and the world seems always waiting for its poet.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)

    In the deeper layers of the modern consciousness ... every attempt to succeed is an act of aggression, leaving one alone and guilty and defenseless among enemies: one is punished for success. This is our intolerable dilemma: that failure is a kind of death and success is evil and dangerous, is—ultimately—impossible.
    Robert Warshow (1917–1955)