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Plato and postmodernism

Plato and postmodernism

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Published by Aldine Press in Glenside, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Plato.,
  • Plato -- Influence.,
  • Postmodernism.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 172-176) and indexes.

    StatementSteven Shankman, editor.
    ContributionsShankman, Steven, 1947-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB395 .P518 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 179 p. ;
    Number of Pages179
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1080863M
    ISBN 100962052965
    LC Control Number94004375

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    Specifically, postmodernism is often situated at the end of this tradition and is often characterized as having the task of dismantling the founding texts such as those of Plato and Aristotle, yet in many ways your reading of the Phaedrus is so attentive to the structural integrity and composition; so I would like to ask you whether this is. VIEW: Explaining Postmodernism: Chapter 1: What Postmodernism Is by Stephen R.C. Hick 38 minutes The entire book as read by the author For the post modernists there can be no single reality or privileged view of reality or even concept of what reality is for there is no single objective or truthful way in which to verify any claims about a.

    Historical connections between theorists and theories are traced and the book is generously cross-referenced. With useful features such as key-point conclusions, further reading sections, descriptive text boxes, detailed headings, and with a comprehensive index, this book is the ideal introduction to anyone approaching literary theory for the. Roar of the ordinary: Review of Literary Criticism from Plato to Postmodernism: The Humanistic Alternative by James Seaton. / Morson, Gary Saul. In: The New Criterion, Vol. 33, No. 2, Research output: Contribution to journal › Book/Film/Article reviewAuthor: Gary Saul Morson.


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