Cultural Studies: Popular Culture

  • Gender and Popular Culture book cover

    Gender and Popular Culture

    1st Edition

    Edited by Katie Milestone, Anneke Meyer

    The interconnections of gender and popular culture are multiple and varied, and serious scholarly work that examines gender through the lens of popular culture—and vice versa—is of central and growing significance in the academy. This is not only because battles about gender roles, rights, and…

    Hardback – 2019-05-09
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Media and Cultural Studies

  • Religion and the Internet book cover

    Religion and the Internet

    1st Edition

    Edited by Heidi Campbell

    Religion and the Internet will present a range of scholarly articles that offer a critical overview of the interdisciplinary study of new media, religion and digital culture. Scholars have documented individuals using computer networks for religious discussions and enagagment since the early 1980s.…

    Hardback – 2017-10-12
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Religious Studies

  • Disability and the Media book cover

    Disability and the Media

    1st Edition

    Edited by Katie Ellis, Mike Kent

    Scholars have long recognized the media’s role in shaping and reflecting the way we see the world, ourselves, and others. In particular, they have understood that the media plays a vital part in the social and cultural construction of disability. Moreover, as new types of media proliferate, and…

    Hardback – 2017-07-31
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Media and Cultural Studies

  • Islam and Popular Culture book cover

    Islam and Popular Culture

    1st Edition

    Edited by Anna Piela

    This collection aims to bring together writings that trace and critically analyse Islamic aspects of many modern-day popular cultural practices and products. The concepts of 'Islam' and 'popular culture' are both contested and context-dependent, and as such, they are understood here on inclusive,…

    Hardback – 2017-07-10
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Sociology

  • Video Games and Gaming Culture book cover

    Video Games and Gaming Culture

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mark J P Wolf

    Video and interactive computer games now constitute an enormous industry that rivals television and film. Moreover, gaming is of growing importance in spheres beyond mere entertainment; games and gaming technology are increasingly applied to other ends, including for educational, political, and…

    Hardback – 2016-04-08
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Media and Cultural Studies

  • Japanese Popular Culture book cover

    Japanese Popular Culture

    1st Edition

    Edited by Matthew Allen, Rumi Sakamoto

    Japanese popular culture has developed in many unexpected and fascinating ways. From contemporary pop culture’s beginnings in the shadow of the Second World War and the earlier China campaign, Japan’s sense of identity has been contested, challenged, reconsidered, restructured, and revived through…

    Hardback – 2014-06-25
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Asian Studies

  • Spiritualism, 1840-1930 book cover

    Spiritualism, 1840-1930

    1st Edition

    Edited by Patricia Pulham, Christine Ferguson, Rosario Arias, Tatiana Kontou

    SPECIAL INTRODUCTORY PRICE! (Valid until three months after publication.) Since its advent in the 1840s, modern spiritualism has been a topic of popular interest and critical scrutiny. Spiritualism gained increasing prominence in the second half of the nineteenth century, and developed as a…

    Hardback – 2013-12-19
    Routledge
    Victorian Concepts

  • Popular Culture book cover

    Popular Culture

    1st Edition

    Edited by Chris Rojek

    Research in and around popular culture continues to flourish. And its study is, more than ever, a key component of Media and Communications Studies courses, and a vital part of Cultural Studies and Cultural Sociology curricula. The sheer scale of the available research exploring popular culture—and…

    Hardback – 2011-09-20
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Media and Cultural Studies

  • Subcultures: Critical Concepts in Media and Cultural Studies book cover

    Subcultures

    Critical Concepts in Media and Cultural Studies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ken Gelder

    Subcultures attract a great deal of interest, both in popular media and in academic work. Comprehensive and fascinating, these four volumes represent work on subcultures across several disciplines: cultural history, cultural studies, criminology and sociology. Beginning by looking at accounts of…

    Hardback – 2007-04-30
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Media and Cultural Studies

  • Jacques Lacan: Critical Evaluations in Cultural Theory book cover

    Jacques Lacan

    Critical Evaluations in Cultural Theory, 1st Edition

    Edited by Slavoj Zizek

    Jacques Lacan (1901-1980) is undoubtedly the central figure of psychoanalysis in the second half of the 20th century. He not only revolutionized the psychoanalytic practice, but in his 'return to Freud', he also deployed a global reinterpretation of the entire structural linguistics and…

    Hardback – 2002-12-05
    Routledge
    Critical Evaluations in Cultural Theory

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