[Free Pdf] Introducing PostmodernismAuthor Richard Appignanesi – Entrecielos.co

What on earth is postmodernism Here, at last, is the perfect audio guide to the maddeningly enigmatic concept that has been used to describe our cultural condition of the late th and early st centuries Postmodernism claims that modernity , which grew from the Enlightenment to the Industrial Revolution and Marxism, has collapsed We now live in an endlessly contemporary culture, a virtual world of hyperreality containing such strange phenomena as post Holocaust amnesia, Disneyland, cyberspace, and Fukuyama s proclaimed end of history Richard Appignanesi, author of the best selling book Introducing Postmodernism, takes the listener on a roller coaster ride through the key areas of postmodern debate and explains the essentials of structuralism, semiotics, and deconstruction as developed by Foucault, Levi Strauss, Barthes, Derrida, Lacan, Lyotard, and others It is a crucial guide for anyone wanting to understand the hall of mirrors that is postmodernismPLEASE NOTE When you purchase this title, the accompanying reference material will be available in your My Library section along with the audio