Postmodernism

1. What is Late Modernity?

  • A variation of Postmodernism that believes postmodernism overstated the social changes, they don't accept the breaking down of traditional values but say strong links don't exist with previous societies
  • A variation of Postmodernism that believes postmodernism over-stated the social changes, they accept the breaking down of traditional values but say strong links still exist with previous societies
  • A variation of Postmodernism that believes postmodernism under-stated the social changes, they accept the breaking down of traditional values but say strong links still exist with previous societies
  • A tardy postmodernist
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2. When did the Postmodern peroid begin?

  • Pre-historic
  • The 1920's
  • The 1980's onwards
  • The 2000's

3. Which Postmodernist comments on crime and deviance and postmodernism?

  • Katz - Criminology only looks at pleasure of commiting crimes 'transgression', crimes motivated by 'moral self-transcendence', different crimes provide the same thrill
  • Lettie Mailer - The postman's code to NEVER open letters doesn't take pleasure into account, also traps
  • Katz - Criminology rarely looks at pleasure of commitig crimes 'transgression', crimes motivated by 'moral self-transcendence', different crimes provide different thrills
  • Waters - Criminology rarely looks at pleasure of commitig crimes 'transgression', crimes motivated by 'moral self-transcendence', different crimes provide different thrills

4. What changes in structure of society defines Postmodernism?

  • Less making in factories, more tech and info proccessing, social change rapid, social class and ext family dissapearing
  • Pulling 'that' piece in Jenga... 0-o
  • More making in factories, more tech and info proccessing, social change rapid, social class and ext family dissapearing
  • Less making in factories, less tech and info proccessing, social change rapid, social class and ext family dissapearing

5. Which postmodernists talk about social inequality and postmodernism?

  • Mailer Pidgey and Parcel - Bigger Pidgeys make bigger puzzles~ ;)
  • Katz and Giddens - 'Class is dead', defined by lifestyle choices not by class or ascribed status, individualisation means outcomes in lifes/patterns in society not decided by class models
  • Pakulski and Waters - 'Class is dead', defined by lifestyle choices not by class or ascribed status, individualisation means outcomes in lifes/patterns in society not decided by class models
  • Pakulski and Katz - 'Class is dead', defined by lifestyle choices not by class or ascribed status, individualisation means outcomes in lifes/patterns in society decided by class models

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