Chapter 6. Postmodernism's Revolt Against Order

  1. Ronald Niezen

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470776582.ch6

A World Beyond Difference: Cultural Identity in the Age of Globalization

A World Beyond Difference: Cultural Identity in the Age of Globalization

How to Cite

Niezen, R. (2004) Postmodernism's Revolt Against Order, in A World Beyond Difference: Cultural Identity in the Age of Globalization, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470776582.ch6

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405127370

Online ISBN: 9780470776582

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Keywords:

  • postmodernism;
  • conformism;
  • Jean-François Lyotard;
  • communism;
  • radical skepticism

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • Postmodernism Ill-defined

  • Pomotopia

  • Civil Society and Extraparliamentary Democracy