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Doing cultural studies

the story of the Sony Walkman

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Published by Sage, in association with The Open University in London, Thousand Oaks [Calif.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sonī Kabushiki Kaisha,
  • Cassette tape recorders -- Technological innovations,
  • Cassette tape recorders -- Technological innovations -- Social aspects,
  • Popular culture

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesStory of the Sony Walkman, Sony Walkman
    StatementPaul du Gay ... [et al.].
    SeriesCulture, media and identities
    ContributionsDu Gay, Paul.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTK7881.6 .D65 1997
    The Physical Object
    Pagination151 p. :
    Number of Pages151
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1017278M
    ISBN 100761954015, 0761954023
    LC Control Number96071229
    OCLC/WorldCa36643157

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Ms Isabell Grosse English Literature, University of Leipzig April 24, Doing cultural studies book comprehensive and well-balanced text that brings valuable insights in different aspect of cultural theory.

What ethical and moral considerations do I need to observe? It emerged in England, in the nineteen-fifties and sixties, when scholars from working-class backgrounds, such as Richard Hoggart and Raymond Williams, began thinking about the distance between canonical cultural touchstones—the music or books that were supposed to teach you how to be civil and well-mannered—and their own upbringings.

Instead, they try to show how far back these questions reach. He clipped a newspaper photo of three Jamaicans who arrived around the time he did.

There was no longer consensus. The now forgone era of the Walkman serves as a useful comparison about how some things seem to change or can remain the same in subtle ways. The subject of the book is on the ethical, methodological, political understanding and practical procedures in undertaking cross-cultural research.

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Dr Walter Riggans. He gained a degree in Sociology from Middlesex Universit and then completed a PhD study of the acquisition, production and promotion of recording artists at SouthBank University.

The aim of the original text was to understand the social dynamics related to the Walkman, which was studied according to five basic and interlinked dimensions: representation, identity, production, consumption, and regulation.

A masterful orator, Hall energized the audience in Illinois, a group of thinkers and writers from around the world who had gathered for a summer institute devoted to parsing Marxist approaches to cultural analysis. Inhe left his PhD on Henry James to found the New Left Review, which did much to open a debate about immigration and the politics of identity.

Non-scholars will also be able to follow it and appreciate its numerous ideas. That is what academic books are made for. It is vital for all of us that every accurate about Paul Du Gay. After all, it can be argued that we are buying and reading books to find answers, not because we want more questions from the authors!

He was interested in understanding the various political, economic, or social forces that converged in these media. Dr Michal Michalski The Institute of Cultural Studies, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan April 23, Report this review The book is highly interesting but essentially focused on media studies rather than on a more linguistic approach to the study of intercultural differences and similarities.

Doing Cultural Studies: The Story of the Sony Walkman / Edition 2

Although Hall came from a different class than Doing cultural studies book of these migrants, he felt a connection to his countrymen. The task of undertaking cross-cultural research can present researchers with unique opportunities, and yet dilemmas. Stuart Hall helped change that.

Students will:- gain practical experience with the historical comparative method- learn to think about some of the cultural conundrums of the present Doing cultural studies book their relation to the past- unpack the key concepts of contemporary culture, such as mobility and materiality- look with fresh eyes at today's media world and the cultural practices it gives rise to- practice their critical skills with up-to-date exercises and activitiesThis book remains the perfect 'how to' for cultural studies.

She has her particular interests on issues related to cultural and social influences on childbearing, childrearing and women's reproductive and sexual health. April Another discussion covers how technology products such as the Walkman are often re-appropriated in new and sometimes unpredicted ways by a new generation of users.

America, that grand experiment, where mass media and consumer culture proliferated freely, became the harbinger for what was to come.

Gilbert B.Using the example of the Walkman, the book indicates how and why cultural practices and institutions have come to play such a crucial part in our lives, and introduces some of the central ideas, concepts and methods of analysis involved in conducting cultural studies.

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