Postmodernism And Modernism

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Postmodernism is a complicated term, or set of ideas, one that has only emerged as an area of academic study since the mid-1980s. Postmodernism is hard to define, because it is a concept that appears in a wide variety of disciplines or areas of study, including art, architecture, music, film, literature, sociology, communications, fashion, and technology. It's hard to locate it temporally or historically, because it's not clear exactly when postmodernism begins. BACKGROUND History on Modernism and Post Modernism Deutscher Werkbund (1907 to 1935) Deutscher Werkbund, English German Association of Craftsmen, important organisation of artists influential in its attempts to stimulate quality design and craftsmanship for mass-produced goods and…show more content…
Despite the myths of supposed earlier two- wheelers, the first bicycle. The first bicycle was called a ‘‘running machine’’ that the rider straddled and propelled with his feet on the ground this was invented in Germany in 1817 and this is when the history of the bicycle and the motorcycle begins. “It led to a promising acceptance in several countries but was suppressed by the authorities in several places, so that by 1821 it had virtually died out. Others, including Pinkerton believed that it was simply a fad of the rich and that fashions come and go in such a period (https://mitpress.mit.edu/sites/default/files/titles/content/9780262731546_sch_0001.pdf).” “It was not until the early 1860s that someone in France added cranks and pedals to the front wheel of a running machine, and another international rush developed. If we define a modern bicycle as a vehicle having two wheels in line connected by a frame on which a rider can sit, pedal and steer so as to maintain balance, then this is the start of its history

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