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  • Vast expanses of urban sprawl and suburban development are now covered in estates of houses and "executive" apartments, built flimsily in the pastiche or some pseudo-modern blandness.

    John Rentoul today puts Trevor Kavanagh and myself in the...

  • As Iran has shown, Islamic extremism is the psychological defense mechanism of many urbanized peasants threatened with the loss of traditions in pseudo-modern cities where their values are under attack, where basic services like water and electricity are unavailable, and where they are assaulted by a physically unhealthy environment.

    The Coming Anarchy

  • A pseudo-modern text lasts an exceptionally brief time.

    datenschmutz newsfeed: web 2.0 medien.kultur.technik

  • The pseudo-modern womens are least bothered about safety of women.

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  • This champion of the emerging abstract expressionists attacked the lack of correct intellectual underpinnings in the work of the early American modernists and wrote that the importance of O’Keeffe’s “pseudo-modern art is almost entirely historical and symptomatic.”

    Portrait of An Artist

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