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Meaning of posmodernidad

Danilo Enrique Noreña Benítez


It is a sociocultural expression that emerged in 1980 and that seeks new forms of expression focused on individualism and rejecting rationalism. This artistic, social and philosophical movement is characterized by lacking ideology and social commitment and criticizing formality and eclecticism. It means after modernity or the modern. The term postmodernity can also be used.



Sociocultural movement appeared in the second half of the twentieth century. It would be an extreme form of modernity, where man is also promoted as the architect of his own development, but excluding logic and reason, privileging individualism. See postmodernism (artistic movement) prefix post-.





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