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  1. 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 17th 2004 by Routledge

  2. 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 11th 2004 by Routledge

  3. 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 12th 2003 by Routledge

  4. 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 22nd 2003 by Routledge

  5. 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 15th 2003 by Routledge

  6. Fragments

    Interviews with Jean Baudrillard

    By Jean Baudrillard

    Jean Baudrillard is one of the most revered philosophers of the past century, and his work has helped define how we think about the post-modern. In this fascinating book of interviews conducted with Francois L'Yvonnet, Baudrillard is on sparkling form and explores his life in terms of his...

    Published October 15th 2003 by Routledge

  7. Sociology of Art

    A Reader

    Edited by Jeremy Tanner

    Introducing the fundamental theories and debates in the sociology of art, this broad ranging book, the only edited reader of the sociology of art available, uses extracts from the core foundational and most influential contemporary writers in the field. As such it is essential reading both for...

    Published August 13th 2003 by Routledge

  8. Roland Barthes

    By Graham Allen

    Series: Routledge Critical Thinkers

    Roland Barthes is a central figure in the study of language, literature, culture and the media. This book prepares readers for their first encounter with his crucial writings on some of the most important theoretical debates, including:*existentialism and Marxism*semiology, or the 'language of...

    Published July 30th 2003 by Routledge

  9. Globalisation, Domestic Politics and Regionalism

    By Helen E.S. Nesadurai

    Series: Routledge/Warwick Studies in Globalisation

    This book examines the relationship between globalisation and regionalism through a detailed analysis of the ASEAN Free Trade Area (AFTA) project. It analyses how the interaction between globalisation and domestic politics shaped the evolution of AFTA over the past 10 years, arguing that although...

    Published June 11th 2003 by Routledge

  10. Michel Foucault

    By Sara Mills

    Series: Routledge Critical Thinkers

    It is impossible to imagine contemporary critical theory without the work of Michel Foucault. His radical reworkings of the concepts of power, knowledge, discourse and identity have influenced the widest possible range of theories and impacted upon disciplinary fields from literary studies to...

    Published May 7th 2003 by Routledge