For this new edition, editor Charles Jencks, has provided anentirely new definitive introductory essay 'What then isPost-Modernism' that reflects on the movement's coming of age. Thebook also encompasses essential classic texts on the subject byJohn Barth, Umberto Eco, David Harvey, Jane Jacobs, Jean-Fran ois Lyotard and Robert Venturi, while incorporatingnew inclusions by Felipe Fern ndez-Armesto, John Gray, IhabHassan and Anatole Kaletsky. Each text is introduced andcontextualised for the reader with a new short introductorypassage.
- A new edition of a classic anthology of 26 texts covering thefull gamut of Post-Modern thought from architecture and literatureto economics and theology.
- The reader includes key texts by John Barth, Umberto Eco, DavidHarvey, Jane Jacobs, Jean-Fran ois Lyotard and RobertVenturi.
- A book edited by the most influential figure behind thePost-Modern movement - Charles Jencks.
- A timely and informative publication for students that capturesthe renewed interest in Post-Modernism.