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Title The practice of cultural studies / Richard Johnson, Deborah Chambers, Parvati Raghuram and Estella Tincknell.
Imprint London ; Thousand Oaks, California : SAGE, [2004]
©2004

Subject Culture -- Study and teaching.
Alt Name Johnson, Richard, 1939-
Description 1 online resource (xi, 300 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1. Cultural studies and the study of culture : disciplines and dialogues -- 2. Multiplying methods : from pluralism to combination -- 3. Method and the researching self -- 4. The research process : moments and strategies -- 5. Theory in the practice of research -- 6. Make space! : spatial dimensions in cultural research -- 7. Time please! : historical perspectives -- 8. Culture, power and economy -- 9. Reading popular narratives : from structure to context -- 10. Reading texts of or for dominance -- 11. Reading fictions, reading histories -- 12. Researching others : from autobiography to ethnography -- 13. Representing the other : interpretation and cultural readings -- 14. Integrating methods : from audience research to studying subjectives.
Summary What is distinctive about cultural research? How does one do Cultural Studies? Unlike many other disciplines, cultural studies has not been explict about the nature of its practice. This book aims to redress the balance in favour of those who are studying culture by providing a comprehensive guide to researching and writing. This book aims to provide an overview of specific research traditions in cultural studies, whilst also situating those traditions in their historical context.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9781848605145 (electronic book)
1848605145 (electronic book)
9781446218655 (electronic book)
1446218651 (electronic book)
0761960996 (cloth)
9780761960997 (cloth)
0761961003 (paperback)
9780761961000 (paperback)
OCLC # 297598973
Additional Format Print version: Practice of cultural studies. London ; Thousand Oaks, Calif. : SAGE, ©2004 0761961003 (DLC) 2004556038 (OCoLC)59303699