The Postmodern Condition: A Report on Knowledge - Education and its Legitimation Through Performativity Summary & Analysis

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Education and its Legitimation Through Performativity Summary and Analysis

As the performativity criteria affects politics in business technology, with computers there are also indications for performativity in an academic arena. The emphasis on education is to produce more for the social system. Education is expected to fulfill the country's social needs. By doing so, the culture remains cohesive and vibrant. Formerly, the emphasis in society by education was the formation of emancipation through the hero. This was the old narrative. This is the narrative that emphasizes the narratives of the social aspect of doing what is right, just and true. The university is served as a formal model for life and is disseminated into to society.

No longer is it the role of the university to produce heroes in emancipation, but rather to produce usefulness and produce bureaucratic posts, which...

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