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Crossing the postmodern divide

Author: Albert Borgmann
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1993, ©1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this guide to the meanings of the postmodern era, Albert Borgmann charts the options before us as we seek alternatives to the joyless and artificial culture of consumption. Borgmann connects the fundamental ideas driving his understanding of society's ills to every sphere of contemporary social life, and goes beyond the language of postmodern discourse to offer a vision of what this new era, at its best, has in  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Albert Borgmann
ISBN: 0226066274 9780226066271 0226066266 9780226066264
OCLC Number: 28911856
Description: 173 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Closure and transition --
Modernism --
Postmodernism --
Hypermodernism --
Postmodern realism.
Responsibility: Albert Borgmann.

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A guide to the meanings of the postmodern era, that charts the options before us as we seek alternatives to the joyless and artificial culture of consumption.  Read more...

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