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  1. Jacques Lacan

    By Sean Homer

    Series: Routledge Critical Thinkers

    Jacques Lacan is one of the most challenging and controversial of contemporary thinkers, as well as the most influential psychoanalyst since Freud. Lacanian theory has reached far beyond the consulting room to engage with such diverse disciplines as literature, film, gender and social theory. This...

    Published November 11th 2004 by Routledge

  2. Literature, Culture and Society

    2nd Edition

    By Andrew Milner

    As cultural studies has grown from its origins on the margins of literary studies, it has tended to discard both literature and sociology in favour of the semiotics of popular culture. Literature, Culture and Society makes a determined attempt to re-establish the connections between literary...

    Published September 23rd 2004 by Routledge

  3. The Cultural Politics of Emotion

    By Sara Ahmed, Sara Ahmed

    First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published August 18th 2004 by Routledge

  4. Urban Culture

    Critical Concepts in Literary and Cultural Studies

    Edited by Chris Jenks

    Series: Critical Concepts in Literary and Cultural Studies

    This collection is an interdisciplinary study focusing on the various cultural aspects of city life. The works included are drawn from a broad range of canonical and secondary sources and emphasise the 'new', covering modernist and postmodernist perspectives of urban culture. The collection is...

    Published July 22nd 2004 by Routledge

  5. On Anxiety

    By Renata Salecl

    Series: Thinking in Action

    We frequently hear that we live in an age of anxiety, from 'therapy culture', the Atkins diet and child anti-depressants to gun culture and weapons of mass destruction. While Hollywood regularly cashes in on teenage anxiety through its Scream franchise, pharmaceutical companies churn out new drugs...

    Published June 16th 2004 by Routledge

  6. Stuart Hall

    By James Procter

    Series: Routledge Critical Thinkers

    James Procter's introduction places Hall's work within its historical contexts, providing a clear guide to his key ideas and influences, as well as to his critics and his intellectual legacy. Stuart Hall has been pivotal to the development of cultural studies during the past forty years. Whether as...

    Published March 18th 2004 by Routledge

  7. Karl Marx

    2nd Edition

    By Wood Allen

    Series: Arguments of the Philosophers

    This is one of the most respected books on Marx's philosophical thought. Wood explains Marx's views from a philosophical standpoint and defends Marx against common misunderstandings and criticisms of his views. All the major philosophical topics in Marx's work are considered: the central concept of...

    Published February 12th 2004 by Routledge

  8. Simone de Beauvoir

    By Ursula Tidd

    Series: Routledge Critical Thinkers

    Simone de Beauvoir's groundbreaking work has transformed the way we think about gender and identity. Without her 1949 text The Second Sex, gender theory as we know it today would be unthinkable. A leading figure in French existentialism, Beauvoir's concepts of 'becoming woman' and of woman as '...

    Published November 13th 2003 by Routledge

  9. Encyclopedia of Postmodernism

    Edited by Victor E. Taylor, Charles E. Winquist

    The Encyclopedia of Postmodernism provides comprehensive and authoritative coverage of academic disciplines, critical terms and central figures relating to the vast field of postmodern studies. With three cross-referenced sections, the volume is easily accessible to readers with specialized...

    Published October 23rd 2003 by Routledge

  10. Julia Kristeva

    By Noelle McAfee

    Series: Routledge Critical Thinkers

    One of the most original thinkers of the twentieth century, Julia Kristeva has been driving forward the fields of literary and cultural studies since the 1960s. This volume is an accessible, introductory guide to the main themes of Kristeva's work, including her ideas on:*semiotics and symbolism*...

    Published October 16th 2003 by Routledge