Postmodernism

Key questions on postmodernism

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  • Created on: 03-12-11 21:45
What does giddens talk about in his explanation of rapid social change?
Reflexivity and disemboddying
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What does Giddens mean by reflexivity?
individuals monitor and reflect on their actions, modifying them in the light of information about risks and opportunities that they might involve.
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What does Beck mean by risk society?
risks and dangers are increasingly human-made rather than natural
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individuals monitor and reflect on their actions, modifying them in the light of information about risks and opportunities that they might involve.

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What does Beck mean by risk society?

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Amit

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Very good and usefull, thanks!

Tiffany

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glad that it helped

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