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    • Introducing Postmodernism

    • By: Richard Appignanesi
    • Narrated by: William Roberts
    • Length: 1 hr and 58 mins
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    Postmodernism claims that "modernity", which grew from the Enlightenment to the Industrial Revolution and Marxism, has collapsed. We now live in an endlessly "contemporary" culture, a virtual world of "hyperreality" containing such strange phenomena as post-Holocaust amnesia, Disneyland, cyberspace, and Fukuyama's proclaimed "end of history".

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    • By Jim on 08-29-07

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