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Unformatted text preview: Notes : Fragmentation is an important aspect of Postmodernism. I It allows people to perceive things not in a universe, but a mutliverse. http://webcache.googleusercontent.com/search? q=cache:toACWwLpIXUJ:www.mckenziestudycenter.org/philosophy/articles/postmo d.html+fragmentation+in+postmodernism&cd=1&hl=en&ct=clnk&gl=us&source=w ww.google.com It is plural in outlook as it allows multiple interpretations. http://webcache.googleusercontent.com/search? q=cache:toACWwLpIXUJ:www.mckenziestudycenter.org/philosophy/articles/postmo d.html+fragmentation+in+postmodernism&cd=1&hl=en&ct=clnk&gl=us&source=w ww.google.com Instead, the postmodernists see knowledge as a set of perspectives, where different people have different views, without anyone being "right" or "wrong" (this relativity of knowledge can in part be motivated by epistemological constructivism ). When considering culture, they see a plurality of views, concepts, theories, styles, movements, which are competing, supporting each other or simply existing side-by-...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2012 for the course CULTURAL F 0103 taught by Professor Packard during the Spring '11 term at NYU.

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