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Facing postmodernity

contemporary French thought on culture and society

by Maxim Silverman

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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France,
  • France.
    • Subjects:
    • Postmodernism -- France.,
    • France -- Civilization -- 1945-,
    • France -- Intellectual life -- 20th century -- Social aspects.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [175]-190) and index.

      StatementMax Silverman.
      SeriesSocial futures series, Routledge social futures series.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDC33.7 .S575 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 198 p. ;
      Number of Pages198
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL374677M
      ISBN 100415128935, 0415128943
      LC Control Number98036493


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