Impure Acts: The Practical Politics of Cultural Studies

Impure Acts: The Practical Politics of Cultural Studies

by Henry A. Giroux
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0415926556

ISBN-13: 9780415926553

Pub. Date: 07/06/2000

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Henry A. Giroux challenges the contemporary politics of cynicism by addressing a number of issues including the various attacks on cultural politics, the multicultural discourses of academia, the corporate attack on higher education, and the cultural politics of the Disney empire.

Overview

Henry A. Giroux challenges the contemporary politics of cynicism by addressing a number of issues including the various attacks on cultural politics, the multicultural discourses of academia, the corporate attack on higher education, and the cultural politics of the Disney empire.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415926553
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
07/06/2000
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.56(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments; Revitalizing the Culture of Politics: An Introduction; Rethinking Cultural Politics: Challenging Political Dogmatism from Right to Left; Schooling and the Politics of Corporate Culture; The Limits of Academic Multiculturalism; Teaching the Political with Homi Bhabha (Henry A. Giroux and Susan Searls Giroux); Teaching the Cultural with Disney; Performing Cultural Studies; Notes; Index

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