POL475Y1: Post-Modern and Contemporary Thought (formerly JPD439Y1)


The development of post-modern thought, particularly in French social philosophy, is examined. Topics such as the nature of exchange, the impact of technology, virtual reality, and the digital class are explored. Authors include Jean Baudrillard, Paul Virilio, Gilles Deleuze, Arthur Kroker, Francois Lyotard.

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Social Science
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Thought, Belief and Behaviour (2)