By Philip Cooke
Is modernity being changed through an contrary tradition of postmodernity, or is postmodernism easily an inner critique of modernist tradition? This key query is valuable to this stimulating ebook which explores the changes occurring in social existence, cultural personal tastes, financial association and political attitudes, relatively within the context of the modern urban as a lived or written event. This e-book includes money owed of the advance of recent methods of existence and their erosion within the 20th century. the writer argues entire set of contemporary associations, from the company to the radical, are being uncovered to inner critique and exterior pageant. consequently, new methods of seeing and considering are relocating us into what a few observers see as postmodern tradition. even though, those developments may perhaps in truth be the continuation of modernity via different means.
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Back to the Future (RLE Social Theory): Modernity, Postmodernity and Locality: Volume 5 (Routledge Library Editions: Social Theory) by Philip Cooke