After Postmodernism: Reconstructing Ideology Critique by Herbert W. Simons, Michael Billig

By Herbert W. Simons, Michael Billig

This interdisciplinary ebook addresses the foremost questions posed by way of the postmodernist problem: Is it attainable to mirror and criticize in an age whilst each declare to fact is positioned less than suspicion? Are social critics infected by means of an identical ideological distortions they establish in society?

The textual content stories diversified responses to such dilemmas and therefore examines how you can reconstruct social concept and critique following the postmodern assault at the conventional foundations of data. even if taking a look at political critique and praxis, feminist matters, ideology or instructing practices, the contributions are united by way of the necessity to floor a brand new theoretical and political place within the absence of the foundational certainties as soon as pro

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Sarbin and John I. Kitsuse Conversational Realities Constructing Life through Language John Shotter Power/Gender Social Relations in Theory and Practice edited by H. Lorraine Radtke and Henderikus J. Stam Page iii After Postmodernism Reconstructing Ideology Critique Edited by Herbert W. Simons and Michael Billig Page iv Introduction and editorial arrangement � Herbert W. Simons and Michael Billig 1994 Chapter 1 © Richard Harvey Brown 1994 Chapter 2 © Steven E. Cole 1994 Chapter 3 © Kenneth J. Gergen 1994 Chapter 4 © Ian Angus 1994 Chapter 5 © Patti Lather 1994 Chapter 6 © Herbert W.

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