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Postmodernity : An Indian Christian Philosophical Appraisal
Authorship Description
Cyril Desbruslais, edited by Kuruvilla Pandikattu.
Bibliographical Details xii, 107 p. ills. 24 cm.
Edition, Place & Publisher 1st ed. New Delhi, Christian World Imprints.
ISBN-10 9351483614
ISBN-13 9789351483618, 978-9351483618
Year of Publication 2019.
Series JDV Philosophy Series - 4.
Further Details In Collaboration with Jnana-Deepa Vidyapeeth, Pune.
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The book is meant to provide answers to questions like: What is postmodernism? How does it challenge us? Especially religious people? What is its contribution to Contemporary society?

This introductory book on postmodernism surveys this subject meticulously, beginning with modernity, it explores the subject further by taking up the major postmodern thinkers. Then, it offers a critique of postmodernism and suggests a meaningful and rewarding response to it, inspired by the integral philosophy of Ken Wilber. The book acknowledges that postmodernism has permeated every aspect of human, social and religious life today.


Contents

Editor's Introduction
General Introduction

1. Modernism
2. Some Key Postmodernists
3. Postmodernism : A School or an Attitude?
4. Some Critical Comments on Postmodernism

Appendices
Glossary
Bibliography

Cyril Desbruslais is an Indian Jesuit priest (Calcutta Province), Professor (Emeritus) of Philosophy at Jnana-Deepa Vidyapeeth, Pune, India, and an accomplished Playwright. He has taught almost all the subjects in philosophy except Logic and Indian Philosophy for more than 40 years. He has been an animator of youth throughout his life. He initiated "Searching in Service and Unity" (SSU) in 1971 for the youths of Pune. He has staged more than 25 plays on socially relevant topics.


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