Postmodernism, or, The cultural logic of late capitalism

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Duke University Press, 1991 - Art - 438 pages
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Now in paperback, Fredric Jameson’s most wide-ranging work seeks to crystalize a definition of “postmodernism.” Jameson’s inquiry looks at the postmodern across a wide landscape, from “high” art to “low,” from market ideology to architecture, from painting to “punk” film, from video art to literature.

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smart but angry name dropper who perhaps doesn't give enough credit to criteria that depart from his own. I'll stick with gramsci Read full review

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a reading and lukewarm critique of postmodernism by marxist under its slight influence. develops thematically by area of interest, rather than chronologically or schematically by author or text. Read full review

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Contents

The Cultural Logic of Late Capitalism
1
Theories of the Postmodern
55
Surrealism Without the Unconscious
67
Copyright

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Fredric Jameson is Professor and Chair of the Literature Program at Duke University. He is the coeditor, with Masao Miyoshi, of The Cultures of Globalization, also published by Duke University Press.