Cultural studies : theory and practice / Chris Barker

Author
Edition
  • 2nd ed.
Published
  • London : SAGE 2003
Physical description
xxiii, 485 p.
ISBN
  • 076194155x (hbk)
  • 0761941568 (pbk)
Notes
  • Previous ed. 2000
  • Includes glossary, bibliographical references (p. 452-471) and index
  • First ed.: 2000.
Contents
  • Foreword/ Paul Willis
  • Acknowledgements.
  • Tables and Figures.
  • Pt. 1. Foundations of Cultural Studies. p. 1.
  • 1. Introduction to Cultural Studies. p. 3.
  • 2. Central Problems in Cultural Studies. p. 32.
  • Pt. 2. Questions of Culture. p. 55.
  • 3. Questions of Culture and Ideology. p. 57.
  • 4. Culture, Meaning, Knowledge: The Linguistic Turn in Cultural Studies. p. 88.
  • 5. Biology, Evolution and Culture: Questions of Reductionism and Complexity. p. 122.
  • Pt. 3. Changing Context of Cultural Studies. p. 153.
  • 6. New World Disorder?. p. 155.
  • 7. Enter Postmodernism. p. 186.
  • Pt. 4. Sites of Cultural Studies. p. 217.
  • 8. Issues of Subjectivity and Identity. p. 219.
  • 9. Ethnicity, Race and Nation. p. 247.
  • 10. Sex, Subjectivity and Representation. p. 279.
  • 11. Television, Texts and Audiences. p. 315.
  • 12. Cultural Space and Urban Place. p. 347.
  • 13. Youth, Style and Resistance. p. 374.
  • 14. Cultural Politics and Cultural Policy. p. 403.
  • Glossary: The Language-Game of Cultural Studies. p. 435.
  • References. p. 452.
  • Index. p. 472.
Other names
Genre
  • text
Language
  • English

Summary

  • "Cultural Studies maps the field, and guides the reader through all the core topics included on Cultural Studies courses, including: the key concepts in cultural studies; the key figures and schools of thought; the essential methodologies; the historical roots of the subject; the turns toward ideology, language, gender, race and identity; the challenges posed by postmodernism and postcolonialism."--Publisher.

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