ERIC Number: EJ562356
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Argumentation and Self: The Enactment of Identity in "Dances with Wolves."
Lake, Randall A.
Argumentation and Advocacy, v34 n2 p66-89 Fall 1997
States several postmodernist currents of thought have rejected the modernist faith in a stable, autonomous self (and the natural culture it inhabits) as a pernicious fiction. Argues for a dialectical view of self and culture, exploring the weaknesses of both modernist and postmodernist models through an analysis of "Dances with Wolves," and the critical debate attending it. (PA)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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