Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Are you a Modernist?

If you subscribe to the values promoted here at OLS, then most likely, yes.  Well, then, what does that mean? Here's a chart provided by philosopher Stephen Hicks as it appears in his superb book, "Explaining Postmodernism: Skepticism and Socialism from Rousseau to Foucault" (as always, click to enlarge):

If you have a philosophical bent of mind, or are just interested in learning more about both the importance of philosophy in general and a brief history of it, Hicks's book above is a must-read.