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

User Review  - Oliver Bateman - Goodreads

Owing to the fact that I assigned this book to my graduate students, I can finally say that a) I finished it, b) I taught it, and c) I love/hate it. Jameson's effort to link Marxist analysis with ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Michelle Fang - Goodreads

Very comprehensive. Sets into context the emergence of postmodernism 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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About the author (1991)

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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.