C.L.R. James and the Study of Culture

C.L.R. James and the Study of Culture

by A. Smith

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Overview

This book provides the first dedicated introduction to the cultural writings and analyses of the radical West Indian thinker C.L.R. James. It lays out James' account of the way in which games, books, music and film become a part of the politics and history of popular struggles.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781349305773
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan UK
Publication date: 01/01/2010
Edition description: 1st ed. 2010
Pages: 174
Product dimensions: 5.98(w) x 9.02(h) x (d)

About the Author

ANDREW SMITH is Lecturer in the Department of Sociology, Anthropology and Applied Social Sciences, University of Glasgow, UK and a former Director of the Centre for Research on Racism, Ethnicity and Nationalism. His research focuses on the politics of culture, particularly in the context of the British Empire and its aftermath.

Table of Contents

Introduction Forms Contexts Crowds Players Uses Conclusion

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