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Universal Abandon?
Language: en
Pages: 300
Authors: Andrew Ross
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1988 - Publisher: U of Minnesota Press

Universal Abandon was first published in 1989. Minnesota Archive Editions uses digital technology to make long-unavailable books once again accessible, and are published unaltered from the original University of Minnesota Press editions. In recent years, the debate about postmodernism has become a full-blown, global discussion about the nature and future
Cynicism and Postmodernity
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Timothy Bewes
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher: Verso

In this original and provocative book, Timothy Bewes descends into the modern cynical consciousness with a critical assessment of the preoccupations of contemporary society.
The Politics of Postmodernity
Language: en
Pages: 273
Authors: Gary Brent Madison
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-04-30 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

This volume outlines in a clear and coherent manner the implications for political theory that are inherent in philosophical hermeneutics. It demonstrates how hermeneutical theory provides the ultimate philosophical justification for democratic practice and universal human rights.
Becoming Utopian
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: Tom Moylan
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-26 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

A dream of a better world is a powerful human force that inspires activists, artists, and citizens alike. In this book Tom Moylan – one of the pioneering scholars of contemporary utopian studies – explores the utopian process in its individual and collective trajectory from dream to realization. Drawing on
Rethinking Borders
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: John C. Welchman
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-07-27 - Publisher: Springer

The condition of borders has been crucial to many recent exhibitions, conferences and publications. But there does not yet exist a convincing critical frame for the discussion of border discourses. Rethinking Borders offers just such an introduction. It develops important contexts in art and architectural theory, contemporary film-making, criticism and