Category Archives: sociology

For many of us, modernity seems to be the latest trend. But, I will tell you it started from the 16th century. Modernity of the 16th-18th century underwent reformation & revival. Many of the phenomena that we are experiencing today have a long history to discuss. The ideas of capitalism(an era of free market), industrialization(the development of industries in a country or region on a wide scale), secularism (personal choice in religion), rationalism(belief in reason) has been storming the masses for better life. The concept of Universality, reason, scientific observations, theism, enlightenment is defined and redefined for the better outlook of minds. Classical modernity is observed till the end of 19th century in Immanuel Kant Theory of Enlightenment. The concept of post modernism(late 20th century) is also well explained in the subject such as sociology and philosophy. These are Multi-Cultural-ism(harmonious coexistence of different cultures), idealism(reality is independent of perception), individualism( freedom…

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