Spengler introduces his book as a . The Decline of the West ), a major contribution to social theory. After taking his doctorate at the University of . His father, who had originally been a mining technician and came from . Contains: Volume I: Form and Actuality, Volume II: Perspectives of World-History, and. Images of the fold-out errata of cultural lifespan models at the end of Volume I. American Mythologist and Advisor to George Lucas on Star Wars. He held that civilizations, like biological organisms, pass through a determinable life cycle and that the modern West was approaching the end of such a cycle.
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German historian and philosopher whose interests also included mathematics, science, and art. The good news is that he refused to serve the Nazis. They were too left-wing for his liking. Shop new and used Vinyl and CDs.
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Click on any name to travel along. The future of the West is not a limitless tending upwards and onwards for all time towards our presents ideals, but a single phenomenon of history, strictly limited and defined as to form and duration, which covers a few centuries nd can be viewed an in essentials, calculated from available precedents. Der Untergang des Abendlandes.
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