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Studying culture

£12.99

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310pp. very good condition, with very slight shelf wear including crease to the back cover. Internally the book is clean and free from annotation.
Fully revised and updated, this second edition is an ideal introduction for those who are new to the study of culture. Featuring global case studies, selections of readings, exercises, and commentary throughout, it spans the subject from issues of identity through to technological trends. Explores key issues and theories on identities, representation, histories, places, and spaces, discussing the various interpretations of culture and cultural studies Incorporates new work on the study of space, place, identity, gender, and cultural history, as well as new sections on cultural studies theories and methodology in each chapter Introduces more complex issues including high and popular culture, subjectivities, consumption, and new technologies, and a fully updated section on new and enduring trends in technology and culture

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Author(s):
Judy Giles and Tim Middleton
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2nd edition, 2008
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1405155922
ISBN-13:
9781405155922
Number of pages:
310
Publisher:
Blackwell

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310pp. very good condition, with very slight shelf wear including crease to the back cover. Internally the book is clean and free from annotation.
Fully revised and updated, this second edition is an ideal introduction for those who are new to the study of culture. Featuring global case studies, selections of readings, exercises, and commentary throughout, it spans the subject from issues of identity through to technological trends. Explores key issues and theories on identities, representation, histories, places, and spaces, discussing the various interpretations of culture and cultural studies Incorporates new work on the study of space, place, identity, gender, and cultural history, as well as new sections on cultural studies theories and methodology in each chapter Introduces more complex issues including high and popular culture, subjectivities, consumption, and new technologies, and a fully updated section on new and enduring trends in technology and culture

Author(s):
Judy Giles and Tim Middleton
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2nd edition, 2008
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1405155922
ISBN-13:
9781405155922
Number of pages:
310
Publisher:
Blackwell

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