The Condition of Postmodernity: An Enquiry into the Origins of Cultural Change

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Wiley, Apr 8, 1992 - Social Science - 392 pages
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In this new book, David Harvey seeks to determine what is meant by the term in its different contexts and to identify how accurate and useful it is as a description of contemporary experience.

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User Review  - Steve - Goodreads

I don't know. I had a difficult time deciding between three stars and four stars. I hate economics, and David Harvey is all about postmodern economics in this book. Still, there is some good stuff in ... Read full review

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User Review  - Brandon Held - Goodreads

Although Harvey's cultural depictions of "Postmodern" (and I am always skeptical of classifying anything as "post" something) art and cinema seem a bit dated now in 2014, Harvey's temporal/spatial ... Read full review

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David Harvey is Professor of Geography at the Johns Hopkins University. From 1987 to 1993 he held the Halford Mackinder Chair of Geography at Oxford University. His previous books include Social Justice and the City, The Limits to Capital (available in the USA from the University of Chicago Press, and elsewhere from Blackwell Publishers, UK) and The Urban Experience (available in the USA from the Johns University Press, and elsewhere from Blackwell Publishers, UK).

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