Science, Technology and Culture

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McGraw-Hill Education (UK), Nov 1, 2005 - Education - 170 pages
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Ordinary Lifestyles explores how popular media texts bring ideas about taste and fashion to consumers, helping audiences to fashion their lifestyles as well as defining what constitutes an appropriate lifestyle for particular social groups.
  

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Contents

Chapter 01 SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY AND CULTURE
1
Chapter 02 THINKING ABOUT SCIENCE AND CULTURE
17
Chapter 03 THINKING ABOUT TECHNOLOGY AND CULTURE
39
Chapter 04 SCREENING AND SINGING SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
59
Chapter 05 THE MOON AND THE BOMB
80
Chapter 06 UFOLOGISTS HOBBYISTS AND OTHER BOUNDARY WORKERS
101
Chapter 07 PAUSE AND REWIND
122
Glossary of Key Terms
130
References
137
Index
151
Back cover
160
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About the author (2005)

David Bell teaches Cultural Studies at Manchester Metropolitan University. His recent publications, as author or editor, include The Sexual Citizen, Cyberculture: the Key Concepts, City of Quarters, and Science, Technology and Culture.

Joanne Hollows teaches Media and Cultural Studies at Nottingham Trent University. She is the author of Feminism, Femininity and Popular Culture and co-author of Food and Cultural Studies.

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