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: 02/01/2002
- Category: Cultural studies
- ISBN: 9780631210900
- Hardback from £97.15