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A passion for cultural studies

Ben Highmore

A passion for cultural studies

by Ben Highmore

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Culture

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Ben Highmore.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM623 .H54 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 151 p. :
    Number of Pages151
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24003269M
    ISBN 101403997179, 1403997187
    ISBN 109781403997173, 9781403997180
    LC Control Number2009281230

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    Research Methods for Cultural Studies is a brilliant book. It is inspiring, challenging, stroppy, provocative and well written. It has punch and passion This is the best book that has been written on cultural studies methods. - Tara Babazon, University of Brighton, Times Higher Education. Dr. Mahdi’s book Arab Americans in Film: From Hollywood and Egyptian Stereotypes to Self-Representation (Syracuse University Press, ) compares Hollywood, Egyptian, and Arab American cinemas, examining the politics of portraying Arab Americans in each with key interests around identity, belonging, and cultural citizenship.

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