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According to postmodernism, which of the following affect how we see world

Language culture gender

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According to post modernism truth is what

A socially constructed

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Post modernists claim that we can have what type of access to reality

Immediate, unmediated, direct

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Which postmodernist philosopher famously pronounced gods dead

Friedrich nietzche

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According to postmodernism language functions as what

A tool or power and manipulation

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Postmodernists doubt the objectivity of which of the following discipline

Evolutionary biology, science, math

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According to post modernimsin, human beings are what

Socal constructs

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According o postmodernism the problem with humanity is our adherence to

Meta narratives

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Postmodernism rejects the metanarrative inherent in which of the following world views

New spirituality, secularism, Marxism

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On what point can christians and postmodernist find some agreement

Our culture plays a role in shaping who we are, our experience contribute to who we are, language can be used to manipulate people.

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On what point can christians and postmodernists find some agreement

We cannot judge between completing ideas, we cannot perceive reality as it actually is, all language is manipulative

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T/f to postmodernism, science cannot tell us what is true, only what scientists believe to be true

True

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According to postmodenism there is meaning in the text f/t

False, no

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According to postmodernism, things do not have essence t or f

True

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To postmodernism universal truth can be know t or f

False, can't

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To postmodernism words are about things t or f

F nothing

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Deconstruction says that the readers interpretation is more important that the authors intent t or f

True

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Nietzsche predicted that onc we killed our belief in God all truth meaning and morality would continue to exist without him t or f

F, die along with

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Postmodernism literary criticism claims that words cannot accurately describe objects in the world t or f

True

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Postmodernism and middle way Buddhism share a similar view of truth or f

T

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Postmodernism asserts that all world views offer unbiased truth claims about reality t or f

False biased

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Postmodernism rejects all meta narratives t o f

True

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Postmodernism claim that the notion of subjective truth is used to oppress others f or t

False objective

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Postmodernists do not believe we can have objective knowledge t or f

T

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To postmodernist there is no such thing as human nature.t or f

True

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What is characterized by a strong belief in human reason empiricism, science, and technological progress as a well as skepticism toward religion

Modernism

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What contends that propositions don't mirror reality and should therefor be treated as fools and judge by their practical consequences

Pragmatism

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Is a method of literary analysis that seeks to expose the underlying ideologies of a text

Deconstruction

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Is a intellectual movement that believes human knowledge is not based on an accurate understanding of reality but is the product of linguistically constructed for,s or grammars that societies have developed over time

Structuralism

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Is an intellectual movement that contends hi,an communication is not really about things but about the views and motivations of those involved in the conversation

Postructuralism

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Is the belief that the world and human existence are without meaning or purpose

Nihilism

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Is the denial of the existence or accessibility of and objective reality

Anti-realism

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Where a group of people who practiced constructing persuasive arguments, regardless of whether or not they were true

Sophist

34

Jean Francis described postmodernists as an incredulity towards

Metamarritive

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Teaches that since we are falling in limited we should demonstrate Christian humility by refusing to make exclusive truth claims

Christian postmodernism

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Summarize the postmodern world view

It is a skeptical worldview that suspicious of men in their lives and teachers about ultimate reality knowledge and truth claims

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Ultimate reality is _____
Knowledge is a _____
Truth claims are _____

Inaccessible, social construct, political power plays

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What is the street between Marxism and postmodernism

The majority of the main post come from the Marxist atheist it traditions violence and death lead postmodernism to reject the Marxism and there it is well keeping a similar understanding of class depression