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Author Ryan, Michael, 1951-
Title Cultural studies [electronic resource] : a practical introduction / Michael Ryan with Brett Ingram and Hanna Musiol.
Published Chichester, West Sussex, U.K. ; Malden, MA : Wiley-Blackwell, 2010.
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 Electronic Book  GN357 .R93 2010eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource (xii, 195 p.)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Partial Contents Policy and industry -- Place, space, and geography -- Gender and sexuality -- Ideologies -- Rhetoric -- Ethnicity -- Identity, lifestyle, and subculture -- Consumer culture and fashion studies -- Music -- Media studies -- Visual culture -- Audience, performance, and celebrity -- Bodies and things -- Transnationality, globalization, and postcoloniality.
Summary This hands-on survey introduces students to the diverse fields that comprise cultural studies, from visual culture to popular music and new media. It can be used as a standalone text or as a companion volume to Ryan's Cultural Studies: An Anthology. Provides a comprehensive overview of the field, from cyberculture and digital media to fashion and new formulations of gender identity. Includes student exercises and activities for each chapter. Teaches cultural analysis through practical examples and application. Gives students across disciplines the tools to become practitioners of Cultural Studies and active cultural analysts.
Note Description based on print version record.
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Subject Culture -- Study and teaching.
Popular culture.
Related Names Ingram, Brett.
Musiol, Hanna.
Related To Print version: Ryan, Michael, 1951- Cultural studies. Chichester, West Sussex, U.K. ; Malden, MA : Wiley-Blackwell, 2010 9781405170499 (DLC) 2009052089 (OCoLC)489001689
ISBN 9781444320657 (electronic bk.)
1444320653 (electronic bk.)
OCLC number 593240069