Cultural Sociology in Practice, Paperback / softback Book

Cultural Sociology in Practice Paperback / softback

Part of the 21st Century Sociology series


Cultural Sociology in Practice is a concise introduction to the burgeoning new field of cultural sociology.

Using straightforward language and popular examples, the book sorts out various cultural concepts and types of cultural analysis.

Part I outlines the origins and theoretical premises of cultural sociology, and it demonstrates culturalist approaches to religion, the media/popular culture, and race/ethnicity.

Part II explains exciting new culturalist methods, focusing on ethnography, discourse analysis, audience/reception research, and cultural history.

The text also includes lists of key terms and study questions, providing a useful overview for students grappling with cultural concepts for the first time.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 276 pages
  • Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Cultural studies
  • ISBN: 9780631210900

Other Formats



Free Home Delivery

on all orders

Pick up orders

from local bookshops

Also in the 21st Century Sociology series   |  View all