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Postmodernity
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Postmodern Positions

1. Since the 1960s, various diagnoses of the current condition of society, culture, and knowledge have been propounded and dealt with under the heading ‘postmodernity.’ First, at the end of the 1960s, the return to traditional narrative forms within American literature after James Joyce was des…

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Hartmann, Georg, “Postmodernity”, in: The Brill Dictionary of Religion, Edited by Kocku von Stuckrad. Consulted online on 19 January 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-5287_bdr_COM_00352>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004124332, 20051223



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