Re: the arrogance of postmodern mumbo jumbo

Bruce Scott TOK (
20 Sep 1996 19:33:36 GMT

Mary Beth Williams ( wrote:

: I wonder how many people actually have a clue as to the history and
: tenets of post-modernist (and its counterpart in archaeology,
: post-processualist) frameworks, or have they just set them up as
: Limbaugh-diam straw men.

There is more in the world than just the two poles, you know. But I
still think Foucault did a lot of piss-taking that lots of followers
have taken seriously. Don't get me wrong, I am one of his fans (but
well aware that he would laugh openly at disciples).

Mach's gut!
Bruce Scott Congratulations to Ghada Shouaa,
Max-Planck-Institut fuer Plasmaphysik Olympic heptathlon champion!