Postmodernism: Disciplinary texts : humanities and social sciences

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Victor E. Taylor, Charles E. Winquist
Taylor & Francis, 1998 - Criticism - 805 pages
A four volume collection of reprinted articles and book excerpts covering the critical discussion of postmodernism interdisciplinary as well as in the humanities and social sciences. Vol. 1., "Foundational Essays", centers on the classic themes of knowledge formation language, society and subjectivity. The contributors are among others: Georges Bataille, Roland Barthes, Jean Baudrillard, Gilles Deleuze, Felix Guattari, Paul de Man, Jacques Derrida, Ferdinand de Saussure, Julia Kristeva and Maurice Merlau-Ponty. Vol. 2., "Critical Texts" contains texts by Walter Benjamin, Jonathan Culler, Rodolphe Gasché, Jürgen Habermas, Ihab Hassan, Frederic Jameson, Chantal Mouffe, Richard Rorty and others. Vol. 3., "Disciplinary Texts: Humanities and Social Sciences", is divided into the following subsections:"Geography", "History", "Literature", "Philosophy", "Theology", "Culture Studies", "Sociology" and "Women's Studies". It contains contributions by J.B. Harley, Trevor J. Barnes, Hayden White, Stanley Vogel, Michael W. Messmer, Michel Foucault, Gianni Vattimo, Charles E. Winquist, Seyla Benhabib, Hans Bertens, Barry Smart, Diane Elam, Rachel Bowlby and others. Vol. 4., "Legal Studies, Psychoanalytical Studies, Visual Arts and Architecture" is divided into corresponding subsections. The contributros are among others: Jerry D. Leonard, Victor Taylor, Shoshana Felman, Paul Ricoeur, Elisabeth Grosz, Ralph Cohen, Robert Dunn, Andrew Benjamin, Peter Eisenman and Stephen H. Watson
 

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Contents

Deconstructing the Map J B Harley
3
of Landscape James S Duncan and Nancy G Duncan
45
Themes in Postmetaphysical Thinking Jürgen Habermas 317 57 Themes in Postmetaphysical Thinking Jürgen Habermas
57
History
69
Paracriticisms Postmodernism and Prophecy Robert Caserio
183
Literary Critics
189
Critical FactionsCritical Fictions Josué V Harari
199
Literary Commentary as Literature Geoffrey Hartman
243
Theology at the End of the Century Charles E Winquist
454
Culture Studies
477
A Rejoinder to Jean François Lyotard Seyla Benhabib
479
The Postmodern Challenge to the Ideal of Community Drucilla Cornell
501
Culture and Postmodernism Chris Jenks
528
Modernity and Post Modernity in Anthropology Paul Rabinow
540
Beyond Multiculturalism and Eurocentrism Cornel West
567
Sociology
587

Issues in Postmodern American
262
Making Sense ofwith Postmodernism Michael W Messmer
273
Philosophy
279
Theatrum Philosophicum Michel Foucault
295
Abandoned Being JeanLuc Nancy
337
Shattered Love JeanLuc Nancy
347
System Structure Difference Other Mark C Taylor
373
Nihilism and the Postmodern in Philosophy Gianni Vattimo
405
Theology
417
Interpretation Signs and God Kevin Hart
419
Deconstructing the History of Theism Robert Scharlemann
434
The Postmodern as a New Social Formation Hans Bertens
589
Scientific Pluralism and the Critical Intelligence Paul A Bové
613
Postmodernism or Postcolonialism Today Simon During
635
Modern Reason Postmodern Imagination Barry Smart
651
Womens Studies
671
Feminism Western Culture and the Body Susan Bordo
673
Questions of Women Diane Elam
695
Feminism Science and the AntiEnlightenment Critiques Sandra Harding
743
Can Psychoanalysis Survive in the Postmodern West? Jane Flax
765
Domestication Rachel Bowlby
786
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