Solidarity and Difference

Solidarity and Difference

The Politics of Enlightenment in the Aftermath of Modernity

eBook - 1998
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Univ of New York Press
Transcends the dichotomy between modernism and postmodernism by arguing for an ethically based notion of solidarity tolerant of radical difference.

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Provides a critical analysis of the debate between modernists and postmodernists through an analysis of the work of Jurgen Habermas, focusing on the role he has played in this debate. Trey (philosophy, St. Mary's College) offers an alternative to the dichotomy between modern and postmodernism by developing the conception of "the aftermath of modernity," which takes seriously postmodern critiques of modernism while keeping intact certain key enlightenment ideals. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

Publisher: Albany : State University of New York Press, ©1998
ISBN: 9780585078397
Characteristics: 1 online resource (ix, 190 pages)


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