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poststructuralism

[ pohst-struhk-cher-uh-liz-uhm ]
/ po蕣st藞str蕦k t蕛蓹r 蓹藢l瑟z 蓹m /
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noun
a variation of structuralism, often seen as a critique, emphasizing plurality of meaning and instability of concepts that structuralism uses to define society, language, etc.
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British Dictionary definitions for poststructuralism

poststructuralism
/ (p蓹蕣st藞str蕦kt蕛蓹r蓹藢l瑟z蓹m) /

noun
an approach to literature that, proceeding from the tenets of structuralism, maintains that, as words have no absolute meaning, any text is open to an unlimited range of interpretations

Derived forms of poststructuralism

poststructuralist, noun, adjective
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