Popular Culture a User's Guide Second Edition

3.25 avg rating
( 4 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780176104672: Popular Culture a User's Guide Second Edition
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

Popular Culture: A User’s Guide is an introduction to the critical study of popular culture. The text enables readers to examine parts of the contemporary cultural landscape that they may have been looking at all along without really analysing. Popular Culture seeks to create a level of awareness that goes beyond our everyday intimacy, not only to make readers aware of the underlying socioeconomic structures that determine the shape of media and, by extension, consciousness, but also to recognize the many ways that popular culture manages to manoeuvre around these structures, giving students the tools to understand their role not just as consumers but also as agents of popular culture. This book reflects a diversity of pop cultural sources, but just as importantly provides an interesting, uniquely Canadian perspective on Western pop culture that emerges out of Canada’s specific structural relationship to the mythical pop cultural centre of “America.”

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Imre O'Brien Susie; Szeman
Published by Nelson (2010)
ISBN 10: 0176104674 ISBN 13: 9780176104672
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Nelson, 2010. Paperback. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P110176104674

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 67.55
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Imre O'Brien Susie; Szeman
Published by Nelson (2010)
ISBN 10: 0176104674 ISBN 13: 9780176104672
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Portland, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Nelson, 2010. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0176104674

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 69.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds