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Culture: Policy and Politics

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Gambling Cultures Studies in History and Interpretation

Gambling Cultures: Studies in History and Interpretation

1st Edition

Edited By Jan McMillen
May 16, 2014

From bingo in the United Kingdom to slots in Las Vegas and Sydney, to `jambo' in Cameroon, gambling is a feature of societies across the world. Gambling Cultures explores the complex relationship between cash and culture as gambling emerges as a global phenomenon. Traditional accounts of ...

The Birth of the Museum History, Theory, Politics

The Birth of the Museum: History, Theory, Politics

1st Edition

By Tony Bennett
May 26, 1995

In a series of richly detailed case studies from Britian, Australia and North America, Tony Bennett investigates how nineteenth- and twentieth-century museums, fairs and exhibitions have organized their collections, and their visitors. Discussing the historical development of museums alongside ...

Rock and Popular Music Politics, Policies, Institutions

Rock and Popular Music: Politics, Policies, Institutions

1st Edition

Edited By Tony Bennett, Simon Frith, Larry Grossberg, John Shepherd, Graeme Turner
December 08, 1993

Rock and Popular Music examines the relations between the policies and institutions which regulate contemporary popular music and the political debates, contradictions and struggles in which those musics are involved.International in its scope and conception, this innovative collection explores the...

Film Policy International, National and Regional Perspectives

Film Policy: International, National and Regional Perspectives

1st Edition

Edited By Albert Moran
October 08, 1996

Film Policy is the first comprehensive overview of the workings of the international film industry. The authors examine film cultures and film policy across the world, explaining why Hollywood cinema dominates the global film market, and the effects of the rise of television and video on the ...

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