The cultural return /

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Author / Creator:Hegeman, Susan, 1964-
Imprint:Berkeley : University of California Press, 2012.
Description:1 online resource (x, 160 pages)
Series:Flashpoints ; 7
Flashpoints (Berkeley, Calif.) ; 7.
Subject:Culture -- Study and teaching.
Popular culture -- Study and teaching.
Mass media and culture.
Critical theory.
Culture and globalization.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Cultural Policy.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Anthropology -- Cultural.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Popular Culture.
Critical theory.
Culture and globalization.
Culture -- Study and teaching.
Mass media and culture.
Popular culture -- Study and teaching.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Format: E-Resource Book
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Notes:Includes bibliographical references (pages 127-154) and index.
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Summary:This insightful book tracks the concept of culture across a range of scholarly disciplines and much of the twentieth and early twenty-first centuries--years that saw the emergence of new fields and subfields (cultural studies, the new cultural history, literary new historicism, as well as ethnic and minority studies) and came to be called "the cultural turn." Since the 1990s, however, the idea of culture has fallen out of scholarly favor. Susan Hegeman engages with a diversity of disciplines, including anthropology, literary studies, sociology, philosophy, psychology, and political science, to historicize the rise and fall of the cultural turn and to propose ways that culture may still be a vital concept in the global present.
Other form:Print version: Hegeman, Susan, 1964- Cultural return. Berkeley : University of California Press, 2012 9780520268982
Standard no.:9786613520753