Cultural Theory and Popular Culture: A Reader, Volume 1

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John Storey
Pearson/Prentice Hall, Jan 1, 2006 - Culture - 657 pages
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This is a companion volume to the fourth edition of 'Cultural Theory and Popular Culture: An Introduction'. Its aim is to provide a map of the development of the study of popular culture across the field of cultural theory from the postdisciplinary perspective of cultural studies.

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A great introduction which i eventually read cover to cover (it took a couple of years). One caveat: this is about the study of popular culture in the field of cultural studies and it ends up with the ... Read full review

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John Storey is Professor of Cultural Studies and Director of the Centre for Research in Media and Cultural Studies at the University of Sunderland. His publications include "Cultural Studies and the Study of Popular Culture: Theories and Methods" (1996), "What is Cultural Studies?: A Reader" (1996), "Cultural Theory and Popular Culture: A Reader" (second edition, 1998), "Cultural Consumption and Everyday Life" (1999), and "Cultural Theory and Popular Culture: An Introduction" (third edition, 2001).

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