The ‘Postmodern Turn’ in the Social Sciences

  • Simon Susen

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About this book

Introduction

Simon Susen examines the impact of the 'postmodern turn' on the contemporary social sciences. On the basis of an innovative five-dimensional approach, this study provides a systematic, comprehensive, and critical account of the legacy of the 'postmodern turn', notably in terms of its continuing relevance in the twenty-first century.    

Keywords

aestheticism ahistoricism critical theory cultural studies discourse analysis globalization glocalization knowledge modern modernity modernism modernization philosophy postmodern postmodernity postmodernism Cultural Studies Cultural turn epistemology methodology politics social science sociology

Authors and affiliations

  • Simon Susen
    • 1
  1. 1.City University LondonUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137318237
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2015
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social Sciences Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-57763-7
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-31823-7
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