American Cultural Studies : An Introduction to American Culture

American Cultural Studies : An Introduction to American Culture

Description

Exploring the central themes in modern American cultural studies and discussing how these themes can be interpreted, American Cultural Studies offers a wide-ranging overview of different aspects of American cultural life such as religion, gender and sexuality, regionalism, and ethnicity and immigration.





The fourth edition has been revised throughout to take into account the developments of the last four years. Updates and revisions include:




discussion of Barack Obama's time in the White House
consideration of `Hemispheric American Studies' and the increasing debates about globalisation and the international role of the USA
long-form television and American Studies
up-to-date case studies, such as Girls, The Wire and Orange is the New Black
more material on Detroit, the Mexican border, same-sex relationships and Islam in America
updated further reading lists and new follow-up work.





Illustrated throughout, containing follow-up questions and further reading at the end of each chapter, and accompanied by a companion website (www.routledge.com/cw/campbell) providing further study resources, American Cultural Studies is a core text and an accessible guide to the interdisciplinary study of American culture.


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Details

Author(s)
Neil Campbell, Alasdair Kean
Format
Hardback | 372 pages
Dimensions
159 x 235 x 25.4mm | 703g
Publication date
05 Feb 2016
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd
Imprint
ROUTLEDGE
Publication City/Country
London, United Kingdom
Language
English
Edition
New edition
Edition Statement
4th New edition
Illustrations note
18 Halftones, black and white
ISBN10
1138833134
ISBN13
9781138833135