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eFocus on Social & Cultural Theory - eBook Collection for Libraries

The ‘cultural turn’ in social theory led to the emergence of a body of work that has had a profound influence across the humanities and social sciences.This collection offers unique insight into social and cultural theory in the early 21st Century.

It includes:

  • Work by classic theorists such as Weber, Durkheim, Adorno and Schumpeter
  • Original contributions by leading contemporary thinkers including Judith Butler, Stuart Hall, Jean Baudrillard, Jacques Lacan, Jacques Derrida, Helene Cixous, Terry Eagleton, Zygmunt Bauman and Silvoj Zizek
  • An extensive selection of secondary writings on all the major theorists of the 20th and 21st Centuries, with books on Foucault, Arendt, Heidegger, Benjamin, Habermas, Fanon, Goffman, Spivak, Levinas, Said, Giddens, Gramsci, Bourdieu, Deleuze and Guttari, and McLuhan (amongst many others)
  • Covers all the major schools in contemporary theory, including feminism, postmodernism and post colonialism
  • Coverage of major emerging themes such as globalization and cyber culture

The range and breadth of this collection will make it indispensable for anyone studying a theoretically informed discipline.

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