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Postmodern Theory

  • By: Christopher Joseph Westgate
  • In: Encyclopedia of Communication Theory
  • Edited by: Stephen W. Littlejohn & Karen A. Foss
  • Subject:General Media, Communication & Cultural Studies, Communication Theory

Postmodernism has reconstituted human communication since its arrival in the 1960s. It captures multiple world views through partial snapshots of reality, knowledge, and values. The postmodern project bridges aesthetic, economic, and theoretical discourse built on critiques of ...

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