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  1. Media, War and Postmodernity

    By Philip Hammond

    Media, War and Postmodernity investigates how conflict and international intervention have changed since the end of the Cold War, asking why Western military operations are now conducted as high-tech media spectacles, apparently more important for their propaganda value than for any strategic aims....

    Published October 22nd 2007 by Routledge

  2. Cultural Theory: The Key Concepts

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Andrew Edgar, Peter Sedgwick

    Series: Routledge Key Guides

    Now in its second edition, Cultural Theory: The Key Concepts is an up-to-date and comprehensive survey of over 350 of the key terms central to cultural theory today. This second edition includes new entries on: colonialism cybercultur globalisation terrorism visual studies....

    Published October 11th 2007 by Routledge

  3. Practicing Culture

    Edited by Craig Calhoun, Richard Sennett

    Series: Taking Culture Seriously

    Practicing Culture seeks to revitalize the field of cultural sociology with an emphasis not on abstract theoretical debates but on showing how to put theoretical sources to work in empirical research. Culture is not just products and representations but practices. It is made and remade in countless...

    Published August 16th 2007 by Routledge

  4. Non-Representational Theory

    Space, Politics, Affect

    By Nigel Thrift

    Series: International Library of Sociology

    This astonishing book presents a distinctive approach to the politics of everyday life. Ranging across a variety of spaces in which politics and the political unfold, it questions what is meant by perception, representation and practice, with the aim of valuing the fugitive practices that exist on...

    Published August 9th 2007 by Routledge

  5. Paul Virilio

    By Ian James

    Series: Routledge Critical Thinkers

    Paul Virilio is a challenging and original thinker whose work on technology, state power and war is increasingly relevant today. Exploring Virilio's main texts from their political and historical contexts, and case studies from contemporary culture and media in order to explain his...

    Published July 25th 2007 by Routledge

  6. Fifty Key Contemporary Thinkers

    From Structuralism to Post-Humanism, 2nd Edition

    By John Lechte

    Series: Routledge Key Guides

    This revised second edition from our bestselling Key Guides includes brand new entries on some of the most influential thinkers of the twentieth- and twenty-first century: Zizek, Bergson, Husserl, Heidegger, Butler and Haraway. With a new introduction by the author, sections on...

    Published July 23rd 2007 by Routledge

  7. Globalization and Everyday Life

    By Larry Ray

    Series: The New Sociology

    Globalization and Everyday Life provides an accessible account of globalization by developing two themes in particular. First, globalization is an outcome of structural and cultural processes that manifest in different ways in economy, politics, culture and organizations. So the globalized world is...

    Published May 24th 2007 by Routledge

  8. Subcultures

    Critical Concepts in Media and Cultural Studies

    Edited by Ken Gelder

    Series: Critical Concepts in Media and Cultural Studies

    Subcultures attract a great deal of interest, both in popular media and in academic work. Comprehensive and fascinating, these four volumes represent work on subcultures across several disciplines: cultural history, cultural studies, criminology and sociology. Beginning by looking at accounts of...

    Published April 30th 2007 by Routledge

  9. Creative Explorations

    New Approaches to Identities and Audiences

    By David Gauntlett

    How do you picture identity? What happens when you ask individuals to make visual representations of their own identities, influences, and relationships? Drawing upon an array of disciplines from neuroscience to philosophy, and art to social theory, David Gauntlett explores the ways in which...

    Published April 27th 2007 by Routledge

  10. Marketing and Social Construction

    Exploring the Rhetorics of Managed Consumption

    By Chris Hackley

    Marketing is at the centre of the business education boom: a million or more people worldwide are studying the subject at any one time. Yet despite widespread discontent with the intellectual standards in marketing, very little has changed over the past thirty years. In this ground-breaking new...

    Published March 26th 2007 by Routledge