Failure of Modernism: The Cartesian Legacy and Contemporary Pluralism

Failure of Modernism: The Cartesian Legacy and Contemporary Pluralism

by Brendan Sweetman
     
 

The contributors to The Failure of Modernism are influenced by the view that modernism has failed, and most of the essays attempt to critique specific features of modernism, often from a more traditional perspective. Modernism in philosophy is characterized by skepticism and anti-realism in epistemology, and by relativism in ethics and politics.  See more details below

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The contributors to The Failure of Modernism are influenced by the view that modernism has failed, and most of the essays attempt to critique specific features of modernism, often from a more traditional perspective. Modernism in philosophy is characterized by skepticism and anti-realism in epistemology, and by relativism in ethics and politics.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780966922615
Publisher:
American Maritain Association, Incorporated
Publication date:
08/01/1999
Series:
American Maritain Association Publications Series
Pages:
310
Product dimensions:
5.91(w) x 9.06(h) x (d)

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