The Dictionary of Cultural Theorists / Edition 1

The Dictionary of Cultural Theorists / Edition 1

by Ellis Cashmore, Chris Rojek
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0340645482

ISBN-13: 9780340645482

Pub. Date: 01/21/1999

Publisher: Hodder Education Publishers

This essential reference is a handy guide to the often confusing world of cultural theory. Its entries provide accessible introductions to the key cultural theorists of the 19th and 20th centuries, their central concepts and main arguments, and their major works and formative influences. An extensive introduction sets these figures in their appropriate intellectual

Overview

This essential reference is a handy guide to the often confusing world of cultural theory. Its entries provide accessible introductions to the key cultural theorists of the 19th and 20th centuries, their central concepts and main arguments, and their major works and formative influences. An extensive introduction sets these figures in their appropriate intellectual and historical contexts, and the explanation for each thinker offers links to other seminal minds in the study of culture, as well as a guide to further reading.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780340645482
Publisher:
Hodder Education Publishers
Publication date:
01/21/1999
Series:
Arnold Student Reference Series
Pages:
508
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.60(d)

Table of Contents

List of Contributors vi(2)
Foreword viii
Editors' Introduction 1(13)
Dictionary
14

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