Cultural Policy

Cultural Policy

by Toby Miller, George Yudice
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0761952403

ISBN-13: 9780761952404

Pub. Date: 01/28/2003

Publisher: SAGE Publications

Miller (cultural policy and cultural studies, New York U.) and Yúdice (American studies, New York U.) define cultural policy as the "institutional supports that channel both aesthetic creativity and collective ways of life." They seek to describe the current state of the field at the general, international level and advocate for a particular theoretical and

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Miller (cultural policy and cultural studies, New York U.) and Yúdice (American studies, New York U.) define cultural policy as the "institutional supports that channel both aesthetic creativity and collective ways of life." They seek to describe the current state of the field at the general, international level and advocate for a particular theoretical and political orientation that sees social movements (rather than governments) as the primary loci for power, authorization, and responsibility in the realm of promoting progressive social change. Annotation (c)2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761952404
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
01/28/2003
Series:
Core Cultural Theorists series
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
6.40(w) x 9.60(h) x 0.80(d)

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Table of Contents

Introduction
The History and Theory of Cultural Policy
The United States, Cultural Policy and the National Endowment for the Arts
The Culture Industries - Citizenship, Consumption and Labor
Command Cultures and the Postcolonial
Museums
Transnational Cultural Policy

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