Cultural Politics in a Global Age

Uncertainty, Solidarity and Innovation by David Held

Publisher: Oneworld Publications

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  • Cultural studies,
  • Social & cultural anthropology,
  • Social Science,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • Sociology,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Globalization,
  • Social Science / Anthropology / Cultural
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Number of Pages448
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ISBN 101851685405
ISBN 109781851685400

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The essays in this collection address questions raised by a modernity that has become global with the victory of capitalism over its competitors in the late twentieth century. Rather than erase difference by converting all to Euro/American norms of modernity, capitalist modernity as it has gone global has empowered societies once condemned to imprisonment in premodernity or tradition to make Author: Arif Dirlik.   Germany’s New Politics of Cultural Despair interregnum destined to yield to a new age of faith and wholeness. at the hands of global elites thrive today from Moscow to Washington Author: Eliah Bures.   This book offers a history of neoliberal economic and cultural politics, and Duggan argues that the left needs to recognize the interrelationship between culture and economics. Although the political climate these days seems more illiberal than neoliberal, her critique of the false split between economic universalism and identity politics on /5. Admitting that Korea’s global cultural influence has continuously grown since the late s, the major focus of this book has been theHallyu era, and the scope includes both popular culture and digital technologies. It has especially argued whether hybridization as a theoretical framework develops local popular culture in advancing the.

In these last few years of the twentieth century, there is emerging a significant shift in the sensibilities and outlooks of critics and artists. In fact, I would go so far as to claim that a new kind of cultural worker is in the making, associated with a new politics of by: The launch of UNESCO’s Global Report “Re-Shaping Cultural policies” took place at UNESCO HQ on 14th December , from 3PM to 6PM, in Room II. The event was opened by Audrey Azoulay, Director General of UNESCO, and Karin Strandås, Secretary of State to the Minister for Culture and Democracy of Sweden. Politics, craft, and cultural nostalgia in the remaking of Star Wars for a new age Focusing on The Force Awakens (), Rogue One (), The Last Jedi (), and the television series Rebels (–18), Dan Golding explores the significance of pop culture nostalgia in overcoming the skepticism, if not downright hostility, that greeted the. The book also employs theories and techniques closely associated with other social science disciplines, including political theory, sociology, cultural studies and media studies. Table of Contents PART ONE: Theorising Popular Culture and World Politics in the Digital Age.

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