An introductory guide to post-structuralism and postmodernism. Front Cover. Madan Sarup. Harvester Wheatsheaf, – Philosophy – pages. An Introductory Guide to Post-Structuralism and Post Modernism. Front Cover. Madan Sarup. University of Georgia Press, – Philosophy – pages. An Introductory Guide to Post-structuralism and Postmodernism, Volume 0. Front Cover. Madan Sarup. University of Georgia Press, – Philosophy –

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Also, Sarup’s openly Marxist critique acted as a good spark to get me thinking about how I felt about the various positions he was pkststructuralism out and which side of the arguments I am on.

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Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. An effort to establish binary oppositions. Chapters on French feminist theory and a section of the work of Jean Baudrillard have been added to the second edition.

University of Georgia PressJan 1, – Philosophy – pages. View all 14 comments. Back then I gave it three posrmodernism and said that it assumed a degree of knowledge on the part of the reader. Simon Siska rated it really liked it Oct 28, Suggestions for further reading are now listed at the end of each chapter and are upgraded and annotated.


Apr 18, Steven rated it liked it Shelves: The Routledge Companion to Postmodernism. Discover Prime Book Box for Kids. Madan Sarup has now revised his accessible and popular introduction to post-structuralist and postmodern theory.

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There madaan no comprehensive bibliography, however, so you have go to each chapter and to the end notes to find sources. His annotated bibliographies at the end of each chapter are excellent, especially because they refer to different works than those he This 2nd edition adds a new chapter on Mada feminist thinkers Kristeva, Cixous, and Irigaray.

This includes the deletions of boundaries between life and art, no distinction between elite and popular culture, and the attempt to textualize everything from history to movies. I couldn’t read more than one page without falling asleep.

An Introductory Guide to Post-Structuralism and Postmodernism

David rated it liked it Jun 18, Not a terrible intro to post-structuralism, but a pretty bad glaze job on post-modernism.

Essays on Value and Culture. This provides a reasonably clear overview of an interesting subject. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. If you don’t already know your Saussure from your Sartre, beware.

The cliffs notes to a lot of the theory your smart art friends will talk about. Sarup’s prose is clunky and repetitive, but his organization of complex ideas is dope.


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That said, as far as summing up the ideas of Derrida, Foucault, Lyotard, etc. There is also a great lack of direct quotes. Stuart Sim – – University of Toronto Press.

Published by University of Georgia Press first published Greg Mills rated it inyroductory it Apr 29, Sarup writes about big concepts in an accessible yet poetic manner. Rhizomatic Thought in Nursing: His comparisons of the theories of different authors was especially helpful, as was his treatment of the feminist critics, who seem to be often overlooked.

I can’t recommend this as pre-nap reading. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. Learn more about Amazon Prime.

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Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Gail Shoffey rated it liked it Aug 20, Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from sarp restaurants. Deconstruction and the break with phono-logocentrism set up the rest of post-structuralism better than Lacan’s reworking of Freud.

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