Impure Acts: The Practical Politics of Cultural Studies

Impure Acts: The Practical Politics of Cultural Studies

by Henry A. Giroux
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415926564

ISBN-13: 9780415926560

Pub. Date: 06/28/2000

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.  See more details below

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:
9780415926560
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
06/28/2000
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Revitalizing the Culture of Politics: An Introduction1
1Rethinking Cultural Politics: Challenging Political Dogmatism from Right to Left16
2Schooling and the Politics of Corporate Culture39
3The Limits of Academic Multiculturalism61
4Teaching the Political with Homi Bhabha87
5Teaching the Cultural with Disney107
6Performing Cultural Studies126
Notes142
Index161

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