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The speed handbook [electronic resource] : velocity, pleasure, modernism / Enda Duffy.

Duffy, Enda. (Author).
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Subject: Speed > Social aspects.
Time > Social aspects.
Civilization, Modern > 20th century.

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  • ISBN: 9780822392378
  • ISBN: 0822392372
  • Physical Description: 306 p. : ill.
  • Publisher: Durham [NC] : Duke University Press, 2009.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction : the adrenaline aesthetic : speed as culture -- Speed theory -- Thriller : the incitement to speed -- Gaining speed : car culture, adrenaline, and the experience of speed -- Blur : rapid eye movement and the visuality of speed -- Crash culture -- Epilogue : overdrive.
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