The Sociology of Autumn

Dublin Core

Title

The Sociology of Autumn

Description

ARGUMENT.-I. How everyday experience dlfferentiates into the Arts and Sciences, yet how their progress is not only towards diversity, but towards Unity. II. How this Unity may come into our experience, and that from childhood. III. How cities may be viewed in Nature and her Seasons. IV. How their prevalent political economy is that of Autumn. V. Their literary and scientific culture likewise. VI. How decadent Art and Literature normally develop their colour, and produce their decay. VII. Decadence. VIII. How it passes into Renascence.

Creator

Essay by Patrick Geddes
Headpiece by Nellie Baxter, Marion A. Mason, and Annie Mackie

Publisher

Patrick Geddes & Colleagues

Date

Autumn 1895

Rights

Public Domain

Source: 1) Ryerson University Library Archives and Special Collections; 2) Private Collection (Dennis Denisoff)

Relation

Yellow Nineties 2.0, edited by Lorraine Janzen Kooistra, Ryerson University Centre for Digital Humanities
visit the Evergreen Volumes at Yellow Nineties 2.0

Language

English

Type

Image, Text

Identifier

EGV2o_decorp_p27
EGV2o_head_p27

Date Modified

30 October 2017, ljk