Cultural theory : the key thinkers / Andrew Edgar and Peter Sedgwick.

By: Edgar, Andrew
Contributor(s): Sedgwick, Peter R
Material type: TextTextLanguage: English Series: Routledge key guidesPublisher: London ; New York : Routledge, c2002Description: xi, 288 p. ; 22 cmISBN: 0415232805; 0415232813 (pbk.); 9780415232807 Subject(s): CultureDDC classification: 306 LOC classification: HM621 | .E34 2002Online resources: WorldCat details | E-Book Fulltext
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Table of contents Preface. Adorno, Althuser, Arendt, Aristotle, Arnold, Bakhtin, Barthes, Bataille, Baudrillard, Benedict, Benjamin, Bloch, Bourdieu, Brecht, Castoriadis, Chomsky, Cixous, Deleuze and Guattari, De Man, Derrida, Descartes, Dewey, Durkheim, Eco, Elias, Fanon, Foucault, Freud, Gadamer, Geertz, Giddens, Goffman, Gramsci, Habermas, Hall, Hegel, Heidegger, Hoggart, Horkheimer, Hume, Husserl, Irigaray, Jacobson, James CLR, Jameson, Jung, Kant, Kristeva, Kuhn, Lacan, Leavis, Le Corbusier, Le Doeuff, Levinas, Levi-Strauss, Lukacs, Lyotard, MacIntyre, Malraux, Marx, Mauss, Merleau-Ponty, Mill, Nietzsche, Nussbaum, Oakeshott, Parsons, Pierce, Plato, Popper, Rawls, Ricoeur, Rorty, Rose, Rousseau, Said, Sartre, Saussure, Schutz, Simmel, Skinner, Smith, Sontag, Taylor, Weber, Williams, Wittgenstein. Glossary. Bibliography.
Summary: "Cultural Theory: The Key Thinkers is the essential guide to the literary critics, sociologists, artists, philosophers and writers who have shaped contemporary culture and society, and the way in which we view them. The entries offer a lucid analysis of the work of the most influential figures in the study of cultural theory, including: Adorno, Bourdieu, Freud, Leavis, Marx, Oakeshott, Saussure, and Wittgenstein." "With a comprehensive bibliography and suggestions for further reading, Cultural Theory: The Key Thinkers is the perfect introduction for the student and general reader alike."--BOOK JACKET.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-276) and index.

Table of contents Preface. Adorno, Althuser, Arendt, Aristotle, Arnold, Bakhtin, Barthes, Bataille, Baudrillard, Benedict, Benjamin, Bloch, Bourdieu, Brecht, Castoriadis, Chomsky, Cixous, Deleuze and Guattari, De Man, Derrida, Descartes, Dewey, Durkheim, Eco, Elias, Fanon, Foucault, Freud, Gadamer, Geertz, Giddens, Goffman, Gramsci, Habermas, Hall, Hegel, Heidegger, Hoggart, Horkheimer, Hume, Husserl, Irigaray, Jacobson, James CLR, Jameson, Jung, Kant, Kristeva, Kuhn, Lacan, Leavis, Le Corbusier, Le Doeuff, Levinas, Levi-Strauss, Lukacs, Lyotard, MacIntyre, Malraux, Marx, Mauss, Merleau-Ponty, Mill, Nietzsche, Nussbaum, Oakeshott, Parsons, Pierce, Plato, Popper, Rawls, Ricoeur, Rorty, Rose, Rousseau, Said, Sartre, Saussure, Schutz, Simmel, Skinner, Smith, Sontag, Taylor, Weber, Williams, Wittgenstein. Glossary. Bibliography.


"Cultural Theory: The Key Thinkers is the essential guide to the literary critics, sociologists, artists, philosophers and writers who have shaped contemporary culture and society, and the way in which we view them. The entries offer a lucid analysis of the work of the most influential figures in the study of cultural theory, including: Adorno, Bourdieu, Freud, Leavis, Marx, Oakeshott, Saussure, and Wittgenstein." "With a comprehensive bibliography and suggestions for further reading, Cultural Theory: The Key Thinkers is the perfect introduction for the student and general reader alike."--BOOK JACKET.

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