Noam Chomsky: Postmodernism is an Instrument of Power

PhilosophyInsights: Noam Chomsky is an American linguist, philosopher, cognitive scientist, historian, social critic, and political activist. He is Institute Professor Emeritus at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). In this interview he talks about postmodernism, how it is an instrument of power and why academics embrace it.

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4 Comments Noam Chomsky: Postmodernism is an Instrument of Power

  1. ronald young

    what interview? I keep clicking – and go round in circles!!
    Ah – cunningly hidden in the yellow word “modernism” of the title is an arrow!! Bingo!!

    Poor editing

  2. Jai Sze Chi Chan

    Is modernism or premodern medievalism NOT an instrument of power, ONLY postmodernism IS?????????????????????????

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