The Routledge Companion to Postmodernism / Edition 2

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Overview

Now in its second edition, thoroughly revised, updated and expanded with new material, The Routledge Companion to Postmodernism combines a series of in-depth background chapters with a body of A to 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, religion, post-colonialism, 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. Students interested in any aspect of postmodernist thought will find this an indispensable resource.
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Editorial Reviews

Times Educational Supplement
An extremely useful compilation.This is a work crammed with interesting fact and speculation and with a most assiduous cross-referencing of key terms.
Times Literary Supplement
A thought-provoking and well-constructed guide.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780415333597
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis, Inc.
  • Publication date: 12/28/2004
  • Series: Routledge Companions Series
  • Edition description: REV
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 368
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 1.20 (d)

Meet the Author

Stuart Sim is retired Professor of Critical Theory at the University of Sunderland, and currently Visiting Professor in English at Northumbria University. He has published widely in the field of critical theory and 18th-century English literature, and is a Fellow of the English Association.

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Table of Contents

1 Postmodernism and philosophy 3
2 Postmodernism and politics 13
3 Postmodernism and feminism 24
4 Postmodernism and lifestyles 35
5 Postmodernism and religion 45
6 Postmodernism and the postcolonial world 51
7 Postmodernism and science and technology 58
8 Postmodernism and architecture 71
9 Postmodernism and art 82
10 Postmodernism and cinema 93
11 Postmodernism and television 103
12 Postmodernism and fiction 111
13 Postmodernism and music 122
14 Postmodernism and popular culture 133
15 Postmodernism, modernity and the tradition of dissent 143
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