Ideology

Ideology

by David Hawkes
     
 

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This new revised edition includes an updated bibliography, a new glossary and index and fresh suggestions for further reading, as well as a discussion of ideology after September 11.

Ideology:
*traces the history of the term and the debates which surround it, from Machiavelli to the present day
*asks why ideology matters
*examines ideology

Overview

This new revised edition includes an updated bibliography, a new glossary and index and fresh suggestions for further reading, as well as a discussion of ideology after September 11.

Ideology:
*traces the history of the term and the debates which surround it, from Machiavelli to the present day
*asks why ideology matters
*examines ideology within the critical frameworks of empiricism, idealism, Marxism, post-Marxism and postmodernism.
With plenty of clear examples to illuminate the discussion, Ideology offers an accessible introduction to this controversial and widely debated critical concept.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415290111
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
09/28/2003
Series:
New Critical Idiom Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
5.20(w) x 8.10(h) x 0.90(d)
Lexile:
1360L (what's this?)

Meet the Author

David Hawkes teaches at Lehigh University, Pennsylvania. His recent publications include Idols of the Marketplace: Idolatry and Commodity Fetishism in English Literature 1580-1680.

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