The Routledge Companion to Postmodernism: 2nd Edition / Edition 2

The Routledge Companion to Postmodernism: 2nd Edition / Edition 2

by Stuart Sim
     
 

ISBN-10: 041533358X

ISBN-13: 9780415333580

Pub. Date: 06/28/2005

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

What is 'deconstruction'? What authors are considered 'postmodern novelists'? The Routledge Companion to Postmodernism combines a series of fourteen in-depth background chapters with a body of A-Z entries to create an authoritative, yet readable guide to the complex world of postmodernism. Following full-length articles on postmodernism and philosophy,

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What is 'deconstruction'? What authors are considered 'postmodern novelists'? The Routledge Companion to Postmodernism combines a series of fourteen in-depth background chapters with a body of A-Z entries to create an authoritative, yet readable guide to the complex world of postmodernism. Following full-length articles on postmodernism and philosophy, politics, feminism, lifestyles, television, and other postmodern essentials, readers will find a wide range of alphabetically-organized entries on the people, terms and theories connected with postmodernism, including: Peter Ackroyd; Jean Baudrillard; Chaos Theory; Death of the Author; Desire; Fractals; Michel Foucault; Frankfurt School; Generation X; Minimalism; Poststructuralism; Retro; Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak; and Trans-avant-garde. Students interested in any aspect of postmodernist thought will find this an indispensable resource.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415333580
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
06/28/2005
Series:
Routledge Companions Series
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
368
Product dimensions:
9.21(w) x 6.14(h) x 0.88(d)

Table of Contents

1Postmodernism and philosophy3
2Postmodernism and politics13
3Postmodernism and feminism24
4Postmodernism and lifestyles35
5Postmodernism and religion45
6Postmodernism and the postcolonial world51
7Postmodernism and science and technology58
8Postmodernism and architecture71
9Postmodernism and art82
10Postmodernism and cinema93
11Postmodernism and television103
12Postmodernism and fiction111
13Postmodernism and music122
14Postmodernism and popular culture133
15Postmodernism, modernity and the tradition of dissent143

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