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.
Should you buy it -- go to paragraph 3 below. What follows is my commentary.
Jameson's Ideas are unabashedly Marxist, which is fine. Read more
There is an inherency of Post-Modernism Jameson refers to as the schizophrenic experience. This is not to say that culture and society under Post-Modernism is in the process of... Read morePublished 13 months ago by collin Leitch
If one is to review this book, there are two things that need to be addressed. One of those things is Jameson's writing style. Read morePublished 17 months ago by The Troll Under the Bridge
Jameson's book is, if the subject is somewhat redundant some 18 years after publication, altogether proving of Jameson's brilliance, not merely in his critical analysis of... Read morePublished on June 27, 2008 by D. A. Fox
A thorough, yet occasionally vague study of postmodernism. Jameson's flowery, somewhat esoteric writing style should be wrestled with care, as your journey through this book will... Read morePublished on August 18, 2007 by Shawn G. Welch
Being an engineer, I prefer not to be carried away with my use of words, but this book just makes, channels the reader talk, think, again talk on it in the ways he/she is not very... Read morePublished on April 7, 2000 by Umit Yamanturk
Being an engineer, I prefer not to be carried away with my use of words, but this book just makes, channels the reader talk, think, again talk on it in the ways you are not very... Read morePublished on April 7, 2000 by Umit Yamanturk