Disturbing Pleasures: Learning Popular Culture / Edition 1

Disturbing Pleasures: Learning Popular Culture / Edition 1

by Henry A. Giroux
     
 

In Disturbing Pleasures Henry Giroux demonstrates how his well-known theories of education, critical pedagogy and popular culture can be put to use in the classroom and in other cultural settings. Adding an entirely new dimension to his thinking about the cultural sites at which pedagogical practice takes place, Giroux illustrates how

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In Disturbing Pleasures Henry Giroux demonstrates how his well-known theories of education, critical pedagogy and popular culture can be put to use in the classroom and in other cultural settings. Adding an entirely new dimension to his thinking about the cultural sites at which pedagogical practice takes place, Giroux illustrates how professors, school teachers and other cultural workers can appropriate what he refers to as a "pedagogy of cultural studies."

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415909013
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
03/30/1994
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.46(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Preface
1Consuming Social Change: The United Colors of Benetton3
2Politics and Innocence in the Wonderful World of Disney25
3Schools for Scandal: Whittling Away at Public Education47
4White Utopias and Nightmare Realities: Film and the New Cultural Racism67
5Pedagogy and the Critical Practice of Photography93
6The Turn Toward Theory109
7Does Anybody Write in the Cultural Studies Classroom?127
8Paulo Freire and the Rise of the Border Intellectual141
9Traveling Pedagogies153
Notes173
Index195

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