Inter-textual Creativity: Understanding Foucault, Heidegger, Nietzsche, later Wittgenstein

The general tenor {compositional density} of a general inter-faith postmodernism
Perry Anderson, Jean Baudrillard, Zygmunt Bauman, Steven Best, Judith Butler, Gilles Deleuze, Jacques Derrida, Mike Featherstone, Michel Foucault, Francis Fukuyama, Felix Guattari, Donna J. Haraway, Sandra Harding, Nancy Harsock, David Harvey, Linda Hutcheon, Andreas Huyssen, Luce Irigaray, Frederic Jameson, Keith Jenkins, Douglass Kellner, Ernesto Laclau, Jean Francois Lyotard, Michel Maffesoli, Doreen Massey, Chantel Mouffe, Linda J. Nicholson, Friedrich Nietzsche, Richard Rorty, Steven Seidman, Hugh J. Gianni Vattimo, Robert Venturi, Wolfgang Welsch, Ludwig Wittgenstein (later Wittgenstein), Iris Marion Young, Slavoj Zizek.¹

Postmodernism through paradigm

highly influential [postmodernists] (established ‘classics’, ‘paradigm inventors’, and ‘game changers’) (e.g. Foucault, Heidegger, Nietzsche, later Wittgenstein;


very influential (very prominent contemporary scholars) (e.g. Anderson, Baudrillard, Bauman, Butler, Deleuze, Derrida, Fukuyama, Guattari, Jameson, Laclau, Latour, Lyotard, Meffesoli, Mouffe, Rorty, Zizek);

influential (prominent contemporary scholars) (e.g. Best, Featherstone, Haraway, Harding, Harstock, Harvey, Hassan, Heller, Hutcheon, Huyssen, Irigaray, Jenkins, Kellner, Lash, Lyon, Massey, Nicholson, Seidman, Silverman, Soja, Tester, Urry, Vattimo, Venturi, Welsch, Young).²


citation¹ – ² Introduction to The Postmodern Turn In The Social Sciences: Who are the postmodernists?

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