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By John Storey

In this seventh variation of his award-winning Cultural thought and pop culture: An Introduction, John Storey has largely revised the textual content all through. As earlier than, the e-book provides a transparent and important survey of competing theories of and numerous techniques to pop culture. Its breadth and theoretical harmony, exemplified via pop culture, implies that it may be flexibly and relevantly utilized throughout a couple of disciplines. additionally protecting the obtainable technique of past variations, and utilizing acceptable examples from the texts and practices of pop culture, this new version is still a key advent to the area.

New to this edition:

• widely revised, rewritten and up-to-date

• greater and improved content material throughout

• a brand new part on ‘The Contextuality of that means’ that explores how context affects which means

• a new bankruptcy on ‘The Materiality of pop culture’ that examines pop culture as fabric culture

• broad updates to the significant other web site at, along with perform questions, extension actions and interactive quizzes, hyperlinks to proper web pages and additional examining, and a thesaurus of keyword phrases.

The new version continues to be crucial examining for undergraduate and postgraduate scholars of cultural reviews, media experiences, verbal exchange experiences, the sociology of tradition, pop culture and different similar subjects.

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