Postmodernism Essay by Master Researcher

This paper examines postmodernism and looks at how Jameson views this culture.
# 89979 | 675 words | 3 sources | 2006 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2006 in Anthropology (Cultural) , Sociology (Theory) , Philosophy (General)

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In this article the writer notes that Jameson regards postmodernism as a cultural dominant whereby American culture is being perpetrated along with American military and domination across the globe. The writer discusses the definition and effects of postmodernism according to Jameson. Further, the writer points out that the central issue in which Jameson believes is the fate of culture generally and of the function of culture specifically as one social level or instance in the postmodern era.

From the Paper:

"One of the effects of global hegemony is that commodity production has subsumed aesthetic production. The outcome is that a degenerate culture has now been instituted as the official culture of Western society."

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