RESPONSES TO POSTMODERNISM
Among scholars, there have been particularly angry responses to postmodernism among two groups: feminists and scientists. These two groups have different problems with postmodernism, which need attention here. There are feminists, including feminist sociologists, who have embraced postmodernism with alacrity and even abandonment. These postmodernist feminists are the focus of the third section of the chapter, after a discussion of the two hostile groups.