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20 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 03 April 2008 01:37AM

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Comment author: shokwave 10 January 2011 01:17:06PM 0 points [-]

I don't know if you can distinguish straw-postmodernists from postmodernists. I certainly can't, and I know several postmodernists. Mechanism or Art, really...

Comment author: David_Gerard 10 January 2011 01:59:04PM *  -1 points [-]

/me adds to personal homework list: something on uses for postmodernism. The uses I'm thinking of are for cultural interaction with other humans. Prerequisites: nailing it down to the degree I would if I'd actually studied it closely rather than picking it up as I went along. Useful: non-stupid academic postmodernists I know. ETA: whenever.