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What is the difference between Modernity and Enlightenment?

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How can one argue against absolute Relativism while being a Postmodernist?

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Is Wittgenstein's proposition "the world is a collection of facts not things" similar to Hegel's claim that objects are not things but forces?

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Is Baudrillard's work left-wing or right-wing?

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What is the post-modernist response to Francis Fukuyama's theory that technological developments give history a specific direction?

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Does Critical Theories (CRT, Queer Studies etc.) come from the Frankfurt school or post-modernism?

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Why is post-modernism so often equated to Relativism, are there any responses in postmodern philosophy that challenges this?

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What does postmodernism say about Human Nature?

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Is it possible to reconcile the Enlightenment with post-modernism especially the work of Derrida?

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How would Focault's Archaelogy of Sciences view Physics which just attempts to describe physical reality and not turn humans into subjects?

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Why do post-modernists like Baudrillard, Rorty reject that label and classification ? What would they call themselves otherwise?

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What are some good easily understood books explaining the Postmodernist thinkers (Baudrillard, Derrida, Foucualt, Deleuze)?

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What Does Zizek Mean by Post-Oedipal capitalism?

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Was Existentialism completely refuted by Structuralism ? Are there existentialist answers to Structuralism?

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Is a government elected by proportional representation more legitimate than one elected by first past the post?

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Is the split between Continental and Analytical comparable to the split between Empiricism and Rationalism, if so can it be reconciled?

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What are some examples of Derrida's Phallogocentrism and should language be evolved to overcome it?

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What is the difference between Subaltern and any other oppressed group?

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How did the french postmodernists and Rorty arrive to the same conclusion using different methodology?

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Aren't Foucault's arguments that society thus far has been power evolving to exert itself more efficiently a grand narrative and thus not postmodern?

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Can there be a Nietzschean Will to Power when our subonscious affects our desires which are dictated by ideology as Zizek points out?

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What is the difference between Modernism and Modernity?

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Why didn't Nietzsche's work take off in his time? [closed]