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Matter, Materiality and Modern Culture

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Condition: used very good+, light shelf wear and reading creases, lower corner of first (overview) page removed but all text visible.

Matter, Materiality and Modern Culture offers a new approach to the study of contemporary objects, aiming to give the reader a new understanding of the relationship between people and their material world. It asks how the very stuff of our world has shaped our societies by addressing a broad array of questions including: * why do Berliners have such strange door keys? * should the Isle of Wight pop festival be preserved? * could aliens tell a snail shell from a waste paper basket * why did Victorian England make so much of death and burial?

Taken together the eight contributions lead the reader to a new understanding of the relationship between people and their material world and will be of great interest to anyone studying modern material culture.

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Author(s):
Graves-Brown, PM (ed)
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
8vo
Edition:
first
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0415167051
ISBN-13:
9780415167055
Number of pages:
171
Publisher:
Routledge, 2000
Title:
Matter, Materiality and Modern Culture

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Condition: used very good+, light shelf wear and reading creases, lower corner of first (overview) page removed but all text visible.

Matter, Materiality and Modern Culture offers a new approach to the study of contemporary objects, aiming to give the reader a new understanding of the relationship between people and their material world. It asks how the very stuff of our world has shaped our societies by addressing a broad array of questions including: * why do Berliners have such strange door keys? * should the Isle of Wight pop festival be preserved? * could aliens tell a snail shell from a waste paper basket * why did Victorian England make so much of death and burial?

Taken together the eight contributions lead the reader to a new understanding of the relationship between people and their material world and will be of great interest to anyone studying modern material culture.

Author(s):
Graves-Brown, PM (ed)
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
8vo
Edition:
first
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0415167051
ISBN-13:
9780415167055
Number of pages:
171
Publisher:
Routledge, 2000
Title:
Matter, Materiality and Modern Culture

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