There is also an examination of the ways, often subtle and far removed from the grand politics of anti-colonial nationalism or socialism, in which people try to refuse ruination
Snapshots of industrial ruination
can reveal a great deal about the socioeconomic processes, but cannot be separated from either .
Written for the academic theorist cum dereliction tourist, Industrial Ruination
, Community, and Place brings to life three case studies of industrial decline, namely Niagara Falls, Canada/USA, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK, and Ivanovo, Russia.
For Heidegger, the counter-movement to ruination
does not consist in stabilisation, much less in constant progress, but, rather, in 'philosophical interpretation', which allows the sense of collapse to collect and re-collect itself (see PI pp151-155).
Move the U in the word RUINATION
to the front of the word and we have an Amber Alert.
Regardless of inevitable ruination
, however, he records like a Boy Scout: David Mancuso's initial parties at The Loft, 20-year-old Jelly Bean Benitez, Walter Gibbons' top ten records for a random week in 1975.
Lawson, "Putting It Back Together" is a memorable and highly recommended read focused on the lives of three successful yet incomplete people played out against the backdrop of a city determined to emerge from the ruination
of Hurricane Katrina into an even better version of itself for the future.
And the less money you have got the better - people are too greedy and that can be your ruination
Salatin concludes that if you wish to stay true to your ideals, make an honest living, and perhaps even save the world from ruination
, you'll ultimately have to skirt the law a bit more than you'd like to, and walk the line between authoritarian conformist and cultural rebel.
It was a bravura performance from a man whose entire political career faces possible ruination
and whose life's ambitions could soon be destroyed.
For all his magnificent invention and sublime effects, Soane still relied on a form of Classicism that could evoke ruination
, as Gandy's illustrations hint.