Identity and Difference Paperback
Edited by Kathryn Woodward
Part of the Culture, Media and Identities series series
`The book is easy to use and its layout demonstrates some skill in constructing volumes that `work' as study guides and reference tools.
The merit of this book goes well beyond its suitability for course applications.
Contemporary ideas on identity provide new meanings for an old concept' - Multilingual and MulticulturalIn recent years, identity and difference have been the focus of key debates in cultural studies.
This broad-ranging book examines the challenge of these debates and outlines their applications to central questions of gender, sexuality, embodiment, health, `race' and nation. The text renders accessible some of the most exciting and controversial issues in recent cultural studies.
It combines theoretical explanation with in-depth discussion of key areas of contested identities, together with activities and selected readings.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 320 pages
- Publisher: SAGE Publications Inc
- Publication Date: 24/03/1997
- Category: Cultural studies
- ISBN: 9780761954347