Postmodernism, or, The cultural logic of late capitalism /

This wide-ranging work seeks to crystallize a definition of postmodernism. The author 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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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Jameson, Fredric (Author)
Format: eBook
Published: Durham : Duke University Press, ©1991.
Series:Post-contemporary interventions.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Culture : the cultural logic of late capitalism
  • Ideology : theories of the postmodern
  • Video : surrealism without the unconscious
  • Architecture : spatial equivalents in the world system
  • Sentences : reading and the division of labor
  • Space : utopianism after the end of utopia
  • Theory : immanence and nominalism in postmodern theoretical discourse
  • Economics : postmodernism and the market
  • Film : nostalgia for the present
  • Conclusion : secondary elaborations.