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A thoughtful, informed, and accessible introduction, A Primer on Postmodernism offers a Christian analysis and response to philosophical postmodernism. I needed this book for my college philosophy class. It is an awesome book at an awesome price. I greatly appreciate the good almost new condition the book was in. A Primer on Postmodernism. Stanley James Grenz. William B. From the academy to pop culture, our society is in the throes of change rivaling the birth of modernity out of the decay of the Middle Ages.
We are now moving from the modern to the postmodern era. But what is postmodernism? How did it arise? What characterizes the postmodern ethos? Who are its leading advocates? Most important of all, what challenges does this cultural shift present to the church, which must proclaim the gospel to the emerging postmodern generation? Stanley J. Grenz here charts the postmodern landscape. He shows the threads that link art and architecture, philosophy and fiction, literary theory and television.
He shows how the postmodern phenomenon has actually been in the making for a century, also introducing readers to the contemporary gurus of the postmodern mind-set.
Scholarly yet accessible to all, this volume is an indispensable guide for understanding contemporary Western culture. A Primer on Postmodernism Stanley J.
A Primer on Postmodernism
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Indeed, in two of my books I had already raised the question of the shape of evangelical theology in the emerging postmodern context. But the upcoming meeting in Charlotte launched me into a concerted effort to come to understand what — if anything — this term actually means. Preliminary telephone calls to several publishers including Jon Pott at Eerdmans Publishing Company and follow-up discussions at the American Academy of Religion gathering November netted keen interest in the project. An unknown error has occurred.