What has the death of Corporal Patrick D. Tillman of the US Army Rangers in an incident of friendly fire in Afghanistan in 2004 got to do with culture? How has the study of ideology, coding, theming and representation by Cultural Studies helped us to understand Reality TV, the Internet, mobile phones, the iPod and leading brands in neat capitalism like Virgin, The Body Shop and Apple? This lively and assured book provides a concise and authoritative critical guide to Cultural Studies. It demonstrates that the field has ...

Cultural Studies 2007, Polity Press, Cambridge, England

ISBN-13: 9780745636832


Cultural Studies 2006, Polity Press, Cambridge, England

ISBN-13: 9780745636849

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