Postmodernism, or, The cultural logic of late capitalism

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Duke University Press, 1991 - Philosophy - 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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Review: Postmodernism, or, The Cultural Logic of Late Capitalism

User Review  - Nelson Zagalo - Goodreads

The essential book on the deconstruction of the cultural postmodernism theory. Relevant if you work with cultural studies, but not that useful if you're more interested in the creative domains or even in aesthetics. Read full review

Review: Postmodernism, or, The Cultural Logic of Late Capitalism

User Review  - Julian - Goodreads

Fredric Jameson is not as terribly dense as some other writers and thinkers out there (don't know if that was a compliment or what...) I didn't seem to think that this book was as terribly hard to ... Read full review

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.

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