Download e-book for iPad: After Theory by Terry Eagleton

By Terry Eagleton

ISBN-10: 0465017746

ISBN-13: 9780465017744

As heralded all over the place from NPR to the pages of the New York occasions Magazine, a brand new period is underway in our faculties and universities: after a long tenure, the dominance of postmodern conception has come to an finish. during this well timed and topical publication, the mythical Terry Eagleton ("one of [our] best-known public intellectuals."-Boston Globe) lines the increase and fall of those rules from the Nineteen Sixties in the course of the Nineteen Nineties, candidly assessing the ensuing earnings and losses. What's wanted now, After Theory argues, is a go back to the large questions and grand narratives. Today's worldwide politics call for we concentrate on quite a number issues that experience long past overlooked by way of the academy and public alike, from fundamentalism to objectivity, faith to ethics. clean, provocative, and constantly enticing, Eagleton's most modern salvo will problem all people seeking to higher snatch the kingdom of the world.</Div>

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