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  1. 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

  2. Imagining Marketing

    Art, Aesthetics and the Avant-Garde

    Edited by Stephen Brown, Anthony Patterson

    Imagination is a word that is widely used by marketing practitioners but rarely examined by marketing academics. This neglect is largely due to the imagination's 'artistic' connotations, which run counter to the 'scientific' mindset that dominates marketing scholarship. Of late, however, an...

    Published March 15th 2007 by Routledge

  3. K. Ourselves and Others

    Edited by Terrence Hawkes

    First published in 2007. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 9th 2007 by Routledge

  4. The Body in Question

    A Socio-Cultural Approach

    By Alan Petersen

    Why is there currently such strong academic and popular interest in ‘the body’ in contemporary societies? What factors shape our conceptions of the body, its naturalness, health and normality? What is the mind-body dualism and why should it matter? This book examines these and other body questions...

    Published December 14th 2006 by Routledge

  5. Cccs Classic Texts Set

    Edited by Centre for Contemporary Cultural Studies

    First published in 2007. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 7th 2006 by Routledge

  6. Theodor Adorno

    Critical Evaluations in Cultural Theory

    Edited by Simon Jarvis

    Series: Critical Evaluations in Cultural Theory

    Theodor Adorno was a German philosopher, sociologist and musicologist and was a leading member and eventually director of the Frankfurt Institute for Social Research. Adorno studied an extraordinary range of subjects during his lifetime – from dialectical logic and the syntax of poetry to...

    Published November 30th 2006 by Routledge

  7. The Celebrity Culture Reader

    Edited by P. David Marshall

    From the new celebrity culture that has emerged from reality television and the Internet, to the paparazzi-filled endgame of Princess Diana and the bizarre trials and tribulations of Michael Jackson, The Celebrity Culture Reader documents the significant role that celebrities occupy in...

    Published November 28th 2006 by Routledge

  8. Media, Modernity and Technology

    The Geography of the New

    By David Morley

    Series: Comedia

    From best-selling author David Morley, this book presents a set of interlinked essays which discuss and examine some of the key debates in the fields of media and cultural studies. Spanning the last decade, this fascinating and readable book is based on interdisciplinary work on the interface of...

    Published September 19th 2006 by Routledge

  9. Erving Goffman

    By Greg Smith

    Series: Key Sociologists

    Decades after his death, the figure of Erving Goffman (1922–82) continues to fascinate. Perhaps the best-known sociologist of the second half of the twentieth century, Goffman was an unquestionably significant thinker whose reputation extended well beyond his parent discipline. A host of concepts...

    Published August 3rd 2006 by Routledge

  10. Structuralism

    Edited by Jonathan Culler

    Series: Critical Concepts in Literary and Cultural Studies

    Structuralism is a broad intellectual movement in the humanities and social sciences that came to prominence in the 1960s. Representing the beginning of modern interdisciplinary work in what has come to be called "theory", it seeks not to explain the meaning of an object or event but to understand...

    Published June 23rd 2006 by Routledge