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It is comprehensive in scope, clearly written, competent and accurate, and yet provides an original and useful perspective on cultural studies as well as an overview of key concepts, methods, topics and the material of cultural studies. -Doug Kellner, University of California, Los AngelesChris Barker s best-selling Cultural Studies has established itself as the leading undergraduate introduction to cultural studies. This Third Edition takes the student through all they need to know: the theoretical foundations and developments of cultural studies and the questions that occupy the field today, from the multiple meanings of culture itself to ideology, language, subjectivity, sex, space, race, media, the urban, youth and resistance. With its concise, accessible definitions, stimulating activities, checked key points, chapter summaries, and an expanded glossary, it is an indispensable tool for students and instructors alike.

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It is comprehensive in scope, clearly written, competent and accurate, and yet provides an original and useful perspective on cultural studies as well as an overview of key concepts, methods, topics and the material of cultural studies. -Doug Kellner, University of California, Los AngelesChris Barker's best-selling Cultural Studies has established itself as the leading undergraduate introduction to cultural studies. This Third Edition takes the student through all they need to know: the theoretical foundations and developments of cultural studies and the questions that occupy the field today, from the multiple meanings of 'culture' itself to ideology, language, subjectivity, sex, space, race, media, the urban, youth and resistance. With its concise, accessible definitions, stimulating activities, checked 'key points', chapter summaries, and an expanded glossary, it is an indispensable tool for students and instructors alike.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781412924160
Author:
Barker, Chris
Publisher:
Sage Publications (CA)
Foreword by:
Willis, Paul
Foreword:
Willis, Paul
Subject:
General
Subject:
Culture
Subject:
Study and teaching
Subject:
Anthropology - Cultural
Subject:
Culture -- Study and teaching.
Subject:
anthropology;cultural anthropology
Edition Description:
Third
Publication Date:
20080331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
525
Dimensions:
9.07x7.30x1.18 in. 2.12 lbs.

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Product details 525 pages Sage Publications - English 9781412924160 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , It is comprehensive in scope, clearly written, competent and accurate, and yet provides an original and useful perspective on cultural studies as well as an overview of key concepts, methods, topics and the material of cultural studies. -Doug Kellner, University of California, Los AngelesChris Barker's best-selling Cultural Studies has established itself as the leading undergraduate introduction to cultural studies. This Third Edition takes the student through all they need to know: the theoretical foundations and developments of cultural studies and the questions that occupy the field today, from the multiple meanings of 'culture' itself to ideology, language, subjectivity, sex, space, race, media, the urban, youth and resistance. With its concise, accessible definitions, stimulating activities, checked 'key points', chapter summaries, and an expanded glossary, it is an indispensable tool for students and instructors alike.
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