Truth or consequences : the promise & perils of postmodernism / Millard J. Erickson.

By: Erickson, Millard JPublication details: Downers Grove, Ill. : InterVarsity Press, c2001Description: 335 p. ; 23 cmISBN: 0830826572 (paper : alk. paper)Subject(s): Postmodernism -- Social aspectsDDC classification: 300/.1 LOC classification: HM449 | .E75 2001
Contents:
An introduction to postmodernism : three sketches -- Premodernism -- Modernism -- Nineteenth-century precursors to postmodernism -- Twentieth-century transitions to postmodernism -- Jacques Derrida -- Michel Foucault -- Richard Rorty -- Stanley Fish -- Positive evaluation of postmodernism -- Negative evaluation of postmodernism -- The nature of truth -- Assessing the truth -- The Christian story as metanarrative -- The kingdom of God as ultimate community -- Making the transition to postpostmodernism.
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Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

An introduction to postmodernism : three sketches -- Premodernism -- Modernism -- Nineteenth-century precursors to postmodernism -- Twentieth-century transitions to postmodernism -- Jacques Derrida -- Michel Foucault -- Richard Rorty -- Stanley Fish -- Positive evaluation of postmodernism -- Negative evaluation of postmodernism -- The nature of truth -- Assessing the truth -- The Christian story as metanarrative -- The kingdom of God as ultimate community -- Making the transition to postpostmodernism.