English review midterm 1

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This is for my english midterm.  Post-modern culture is fun. This site is good.


 
  
Created Mar 16, 2010
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Modern Existentialism
 
discussing how both internal and external factors influence the life a person lives; from...
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Mimesis
 

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“Tradition and the Individual Talent”
 
A essay written by poet T.S. Eliot; describes...
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Romanticism
 
depicts art in a very pleasant way, beautiful depictions...
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Modern Realism
 
A mix between the Modern art that urban...
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Jean-Michel Basquiat
 
American artist/painter, incorporated words into...
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Modernity
 
deeply experimental, reflected the modern world, showed the urban environment as opposed...
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German Idealism
 
from Immanuel Kant in 1780s; idealism is...
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Language games
 
from Jean-Francois Lyotard (Post-Modern...
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Depth model
 
project of the Enlightenment in which we can understand our existence by understanding the...
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Phenomenology
 
a reflection and analysis on the art of consciousness...
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Legitimation crisis
 
from Habermas: when a government still has the legal right to govern but does not have the...
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The waning of affect
 
from Frederick Jameson (Postmodernism, or, the Cultural Logic of Late Capitalism), Related...
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28. Technological Sublime 
 

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30. Machuko
 
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31. The well
 
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32. The woman in the Dunes
 

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33. Social Bond
 

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34. Grand Narratives
 

Postmodernism...

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definition: is the philosophical study of...

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40.  Replicants 

 

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Modernism
 

Movement beginning around the 1950’s and continuing until after...

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Life- world - Habermas

 

a universe that is self-evident or given, all things appear as themselves,...

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This is the way to live in the life-world practically.

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Began in 1914- beginning of consumer society, economic expansion and...

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stage following Fordism period in late 1950’s

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The precession of simulacra- Jean...

 

“a map that proceeds the territory” meaning that simulacra are...

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Spiritual rape is what happens when you are seduced into giving up...

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A mind that knows itself and its goals because of its connection of:

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fascination with new innovations in technology

information...

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American conceptual artist

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Warhol- American painter and filmmaker, leading figure in visual art...

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An example of a use of modernism in architecture.

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novel by Haruki Murakami in 1997.

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Japanese multimedia franchise of animated films, novels, and games....

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