A Companion to Critical and Cultural Theory

Genre: Language Arts
Original Publish Date: Jul 07, 2017
Product Number: EB00707538
Released: Jul 27, 2017
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781118472309
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
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This Companion addresses the contemporary transformation of critical and cultural theory, with special emphasis on the way debates in the field have changed in recent decades. -Features original essays from an international team of cultural theorists which offer fresh and compelling perspectives and sketch out exciting new areas of theoretical inquiry Thoughtfully organized into two sections - lineages and problematics - that facilitate its use both by students new to the field andadvanced scholars and researchers -Explains key schools and movements clearly and succinctly, situating them in relation to broader developments in culture, society, and politics -Tackles issues that have shaped and energized the field since the Second World War, with discussion of familiar and under-theorized topics related to living and laboring, being and knowing, and agency and belonging

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