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Cultural Politics (1 July 2006) 2 (2): 137–158.
Published: 01 July 2006
...Jim Mcguigan This article traces various trajectories of development in the field of Cultural Studies, identifying five in particular: theoreticism, methodism, pragmatism, subjectivism, and consumerism. The article concentrates on the consumerist trajectory as it emerged in Britain. While “the...
Cultural Politics (1 November 2006) 2 (3): 265–280.
Published: 01 November 2006
...Simon During This essay is a contribution to the debate around cultural studies’ relation to disciplinarity. It makes the case that that debate has failed fully to take into account global shifts in university management which have meant that the health and reproduction of disciplines is no longer...
Cultural Politics (1 July 2008) 4 (2): 161–182.
Published: 01 July 2008
...Huimin Jin Being deeply engaged with and therefore a leading figure of cultural studies, British and Australian, Tony Bennett, by focusing upon its key concepts – (culture as) a whole way of life, hegemony, cultural capital, and governmentality , etc. – shows how cultural studies was shaped and...
Cultural Politics (1 July 2014) 10 (2): 194–205.
Published: 01 July 2014
...Tao Dongfeng This essay provides an introduction to the ways in which Amusing Ourselves to Death by Neil Postman has been applied to Chinese cultural studies, and especially to media studies. It argues that the emerging phenomenon of “amusing ourselves to death” in China is fundamentally different...
Cultural Politics (1 November 2017) 13 (3): 267–276.
Published: 01 November 2017
...John Armitage; Ryan Bishop; Mark Featherstone; Douglas Kellner Although neither a cultural philosophy nor a political theory, the concept of cultural politics emerged, as we conceive it, decades ago in a time when it was often argued that the study of culture and the academic discipline of cultural...
Cultural Politics (1 November 2014) 10 (3): 389–403.
Published: 01 November 2014
... cultural politics of queuing tape are analyzed and discussed. © 2014 Duke University Press 2014 space architecture queuing systems cultural studies material culture The queue presents a powerful image of democratic fairness, despite the immediate frustrations of people who wait there. It seems to...
Cultural Politics (1 March 2007) 3 (1): 5–20.
Published: 01 March 2007
... upon developing the tolerance required to manage the cultural policy of multiculturalism, the reappearance of a nostalgic, monocultural nationalism has been unexpected. It has thrown into question those narratives used within Australian cultural studies to understand the process of nation formation as...
Cultural Politics (1 July 2011) 7 (2): 289–310.
Published: 01 July 2011
...Leong Yew Little has been written about Asian spy films and their relationship with Cold War cultural studies. While their Anglo-American counterparts could be discursively analyzed for the way they portrayed Western anxieties about communism, constructed own identities as opposed to the alterity...
Cultural Politics (1 July 2007) 3 (2): 203–222.
Published: 01 July 2007
...Tao Dongfeng This article provides a systematic study of Canon-Mocking Literature, an important cultural phenomenon in contemporary China. From the combined perspective of stylistics and cultural studies, the article suggests that Canon-Mocking Literature is a subversion of the discursive order of...
Cultural Politics (1 July 2005) 1 (2): 193–214.
Published: 01 July 2005
...Sean Cubitt While production, text and audience have been extensively covered by media and cultural studies scholars, the study of distribution is in its infancy. This essay argues that the distributive moment of the media cycle – incorporating delivery to audiences, business-to-business...
Cultural Politics (1 March 2016) 12 (1): 110–129.
Published: 01 March 2016
... current critical discussions of luxury and inequality. Since the 1990s, anthropology has seen a boom in consumption and material culture studies coterminous with the rise of identity politics and its celebration of diversity. In anthropological theory, as well, linking consumption to identity has stolen...
Cultural Politics (1 July 2017) 13 (2): 227–249.
Published: 01 July 2017
...Liam Cole Young The work of Harold Adams Innis offers important contributions to the recent “infrastructural” turn in media, communication, and cultural studies. While Innis’s late communication studies texts are widely read, few outside Canada engage with his earlier economic histories and the...
Cultural Politics (1 July 2012) 8 (2): 171–191.
Published: 01 July 2012
... his essay “The Violence of the Media,” it argues that violence not only is conveyed or represented by that medium but resides in the medium itself. Media add violence to our already violent culture not only by their content but by the very fact of their facticity. This raises the political question of...
Cultural Politics (1 July 2018) 14 (2): 174–197.
Published: 01 July 2018
... followed, and then as tainted cultural patrimony in Revolutionary Cuba. To study the public works of the machadato is to reassess a broader history of repeating images, which speak to the relationship between ethics, art, and politics in Cuba today. According to the French philosopher Jacques Rancière...
Cultural Politics (1 July 2012) 8 (2): 345–357.
Published: 01 July 2012
... ethic of collaboration remains a viable political tool and meaningful artistic gesture—one that in overlooked contexts endorses Gilroy's views and engages in a rigorous critique of race. © 2012 Duke University Press 2012 hip-hop Paul Gilroy cultural studies diaspora black Atlantic culture I've been...
Cultural Politics (1 March 2015) 11 (1): 70–88.
Published: 01 March 2015
... in the New Left vision of participatory democracy? These arguments develop through an exploration of the relationship between TPG, founded in 1967 by performance studies architect Richard Schechner and others, and SDS. The members of SDS believed that the heightened emotional sensitivity and...
Cultural Politics (1 March 2006) 2 (1): 127–132.
Published: 01 March 2006
... fictional representations of urban terror; and the rise of specialist military research on cities. Graham makes a convincing case for research combining perspectives from urban studies (which has largely overlooked the long history of cities as sites of war) and international relations (which has considered...
Cultural Politics (1 March 2005) 1 (1): 1–4.
Published: 01 March 2005
... Board and an Editorial Advisory Board composed of internationally recognized and active scholars in cultural and political studies. The journal publishes cutting-edge work triannually, exploring new forms and meanings of the cultural and the political from the mainstream to the marginal and presents...
Cultural Politics (1 July 2009) 5 (2): 265–270.
Published: 01 July 2009
... and exploratory methodology” (p. 15), Martens intersperses references to the work of film and cultural studies theorists such as Stuart Hall, Richard Dyer, and Bill Nichols throughout all three parts of the book. Martens thus delivers a so-called cultural studies analysis that follows in the...
Cultural Politics (1 March 2007) 3 (1): 137–140.
Published: 01 March 2007
... Anthropology at City University of New York, argues that economic issues are being overlooked in studies of contemporary culture and society. Moreover, he suggests that a number of key cultural and social theorists have had a significant role in sidelining economics. In Chapter 1, Robotham elaborates on the...