Chapter 28: The Age of Anxiety

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Soren Kierkegaard

1813 - 1855

Friedrich Nietzsche

1844 - 1945

Georges Sorel

1847 - 1922

Louis H. Sullivan

1856 - 1924

Max Planck

1858 - 1947

Henri Bergson

1859 - 1941

Raymond Poincare

1860 - 1934

Marie Curie

1867 - 1934

Paul Valery

1871 - 1945

Guglielmo Marconi

1874 - 1937

Gustav Stresemann

1878 - 1929

Albert Einstein

1879 - 1955

Jacques Maritain

1882 - 1973

Walter Gropius

1883 - 1969

Karl Barth

1886 - 1968

Gabriel Marcel

1887 - 1973

The Starry Night

1889

Charlie Chaplin

1889 - 1978

Great Train Robbery

1903

Jean-Paul Sartre

1905 - 1980

Picasso founds Cubism

1907

Albert Camus

1913 - 1960

The Rite of Spring causes Riot in Paris

1913

"The Decline of the West"

1918

"Economic Consequences of Peace"

1919

Freudian Psychology Gains Popularity

1919

Rutherford Splits the Atom

1919

Existentialism Gains Prominence

1920

Dadaism and Surrealism

1920 - 1939

Wittgenstein’s Logical Empiricism

1922

"Jacob’s Room"

1922

"Ulysses"

1922

"The Waste Land"

1922

"Mein Kampf"

1924

Dawes Plan

1924

"Wozzeck"

1925

"The Trial"

1925

"The Castle"

1926

Heisenberg’s “Principle of Uncertainty”

1927

Kellogg-Briand Pact

1928

"The Sound and the Fury"

1929

The Great Depression

1929 - 1939

U.S. Stock Market Crash

1929

van der Rohe becomes director of Bauhaus

1930

Franklin Roosevelt elected U.S. President

1932

"The Triumph of the Will"

1934

Creation of WPA as part of New Deal

1935

Formation of Popular Front in France

1936

"1984"

1949