The Cultural studies reader

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Simon During
Routledge, 1993 - Social Science - 478 pages
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The first edition of The Cultural Studies Reader established itself as the leading textbook in the field, providing the ideal introduction for students to this exciting and influential discipline. This expanded second edition offers: * 38 essays including 18 new articles* an editor's preface succinctly introducing each article* comprehensive coverage of every major cultural studies method and theory* an updated account of recent changes in the field* articles on new areas such as science and cyberculture, globalization, postcolonialism, public spheres and cultural policy* a fully revised introduction and an extensive guide to further reading.

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This is a must for any cultural or media studies student. I used it for 2 out of the 3 years during my English/Cultural Studies Degree and it assisted me in all the subject areas. The articles are ... Read full review

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Editor During ( Foucault and Literature , Routledge, 1992) highlights major issues, trends, and hypotheses critical to scholars of contemporary culture since the 1950s, when cultural studies emerged ... Read full review

Contents

Michel de Certeau
10
Theodor Adorno and Max Horkheimer
29
Roland Barthes
44
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About the author (1993)

Simon During is Australian Research Professor at the Centre for the History of European Discourses at The University of Queensland.

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