The Uses of Cultural Studies: A Textbook / Edition 1

The Uses of Cultural Studies: A Textbook / Edition 1

by Angela McRobbie
     
 

This book offers an introduction to the theory and practice of cultural studies through a critical engagement with the work of six foundational theorists: Hall, Bhabha, Butler, Gilroy, Bourdieu and Jameson. By looking at the key themes and central dynamics of their writings, Mc Robbie introduces their work and their contribution.See more details below

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This book offers an introduction to the theory and practice of cultural studies through a critical engagement with the work of six foundational theorists: Hall, Bhabha, Butler, Gilroy, Bourdieu and Jameson. By looking at the key themes and central dynamics of their writings, Mc Robbie introduces their work and their contribution.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781412908450
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
04/28/2005
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
6.16(w) x 9.14(h) x 0.53(d)

Table of Contents

Stuart Hall and the Inventiveness of Cultural Studies
Black and Not Black
Gilroy's Critique of Racialised Modernity
No Woman, No Cry?
Judith Butler and the Politics of Post-Feminist Cultural Studies
Look Back in Anger
Homi Bhabha's Resistant Subject of Colonial Agency
'Needs and Norms'
Bourdieu and Cultural Studies
Jameson's Postmodernity
The Politics of Cultural Capitalism

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