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  1. Media Ethics

    Edited by Matthew Kieran

    Media Ethics brings together philosophers, academics and media professionals to debate pressing ethical and moral questions for journalists and the media and to examine basic notions such as truth, virtue, privacy, rights, offence, harm and freedom which are used in answering them....

    Published March 26th 1998 by Routledge

  2. Infectious Rhythm

    Metaphors of Contagion and the Spread of African Culture

    By Barbara Browning

    Barbara Browning follows the trail of "infectious rhythm" from the ecstatic percussion of a Brazilian carnival group to the eerily silent video image of the LAPD beating a man like a drum. Throughout, she identifies the metaphoric strain of contagion which both celebrates the diasporic spread of...

    Published March 26th 1998 by Routledge

  3. New Frontiers of Space, Bodies and Gender

    Edited by Rosa Ainley *Nfa*, Rosa Ainley

    This collection unravels the stereotypical images of gender and space and presents a series of new explorations into both 'lived' and 'imagined' spaces. In New Frontiers of Space, Bodies and Gender leading contemporary writers from across an eclectic mix of disciplines, examine an exciting array...

    Published March 26th 1998 by Routledge

  4. Wired Up

    Young People And The Electronic Media

    Edited by Sue Howard

    Series: Media, Education and Culture

    For many years now, studies rejecting the idea of a direct causal link between the media and children's behaviour and beliefs, have been generating insights into children's interactions with all kinds of media forms. This book is designed as an accessible introduction to these important research...

    Published March 23rd 1998 by Routledge

  5. British Low Culture

    From Safari Suits to Sexploitation

    By Leon Hunt Unpr Chq, Leon Hunt

    Identifying 'permissive populism', the trickle down of permissiveness into mass consumption, as a key feature of the 1970s, Leon Hunt considers the values of an ostensibly 'bad' decade and analyses the implications of the 1970s for issues of taste and cultural capital. Hunt explores how the British...

    Published March 5th 1998 by Routledge

  6. Adorno on Music

    By Robert W. Witkin

    Series: International Library of Sociology

    Adorno is one of the leading cultural thinkers of the twentieth century. This is the first detailed account of Adorno's texts on music from a sociological perspective. In clear, non-technical language, Robert Witkin guides the reader through the complexities of Adorno's argument about the link...

    Published February 19th 1998 by Routledge

  7. Teaching Popular Culture

    Beyond Radical Pedagogy

    Edited by David Buckingham

    Series: Media, Education and Culture

    Teaching about the media and popular culture has been a major concern for radical educators. Yet in recent years, the hyperbolic rhetoric of "critical pedagogy" has come under attack, not only from theoretical perspectives such as feminism, anti-racism and postmodernism, but also in The Light Of...

    Published February 10th 1998 by Routledge

  8. History and Heritage

    Illustrated Edition

    Edited by Simon Ditchfield, John Arnold, Kate Davies

    Just what is it that we want from the past? History offers us true stories about the past; heritage sells or provides us with the past we appear to desire. The dividing line between history and heritage is, however, far from clear. This collection of papers addresses the division between history...

    Published January 30th 1998 by Routledge

  9. Jewish Law Annual Volume 12

    Edited by Bernard S. Jackson

    Series: Jewish Law Annual

    Most bioethicists concern themselves with common law when considering the mores that inform practitioners operating in the framework of medical institutions. These questions are generally addressed from the perspective of secular ethics. Many Jewish physicians, howeverContributors to this volume...

    Published January 29th 1998 by Routledge

  10. The Arab in Israeli Drama and Theatre

    By Dan Urian

    What is Israeli theatre? Is it only a Hebrew theatre staged in Israel? Are performances by Arab Israelis working in an Arabic theatre framework not part of the repertoire of Israeli theatre? Do they perhaps belong to the Palestinian theatre? What are the "borders" of Palestinian theatre? Are not...

    Published January 29th 1998 by Routledge