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- Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 31.95
Russian Formalism and Marxist criticism had a seismic impact on twentieth-cetury literary theory and the shockwaves are still felt today. First published in 1979, Tony Bennett's Formalism and Marxism created its own reverberations by offering a ground-breaking new interpretation of the Formalists' achievements and demanding a new way forward in... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 43.95
Contributing to current debates on relationships between culture and the social, and the the rapidly changing practices of modern museums as they seek to shed the legacies of both evolutionary conceptions and colonial science, this important new work explores how evolutionary museums developed in the USA, UK, and Australia in the late nineteenth century.... more...
- Wiley 2008; US$ 115.95 US$ 100.49
Critical Trajectories: Culture, Society, Intellectuals brings together for the first time writings from one of the leading figures in cultural studies -- Tony Bennett. The selections in the volume span the period from the late 1970s to the present, representing issues of enduring concern in Bennett's work over this period and throughout his wide-ranging... more...
- Atria Books 2010; US$ 23.95
He's that regular guy from Astoria, Queens, who left his heart in San Francisco. He's the postwar heartthrob who inspired hundreds of young girls to wear black outside St. Patrick's Cathedral on his wedding day. He's the darling of the MTV generation who made music history when, at the age of 68, he won the coveted Grammy AwardŽ for Album of the Year.... more...
- HarperCollins 2012; US$ 13.59
One of the most well-known and beloved vocalists of our time, Tony Bennett is an American icon. Now, in this rich and beautiful memoir, the legendary Grammy and Emmy Award?winning singer takes us behind the scenes of his multi-platinum career. Revealing, insightful, and always moving, Life Is a Gift tells the stories of Bennett?s experiences in the... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 55.95
In a series of richly detailed case studies from Britian, Australia and North America, Tony Bennett investigates how nineteenth- and twentieth-century museums, fairs and exhibitions have organized their collections, and their visitors. Discussing the historical development of museums alongside that of the fair and the international exhibition,... more...
- SAGE Publications 2008; US$ 93.00
With the 'cultural turn', the concept of culture has assumed enormous importance in our understanding of the interrelations between social, political, and economic structures, patterns of everyday interaction, and systems of meaning-making. In The SAGE Handbook of Cultural Analysis , the leading figures in their fields explore the implications of... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 62.95
This edited collection is a major contribution to the current development of a ?material turn? in the social sciences and humanities. It does so by exploring new understandings of how power is made up and exercised by examining the role of material infrastructures in the organization of state power and the role of material cultural practices in the... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 49.95
If the social does not exist as a special domain but, in Bruno Latour?s words, as ?a peculiar movement of re-association and reassembling?, what implications does this have for how ?the cultural? might best be conceived? What new ways of thinking the relations between culture, the economy and the social might be developed by pursuing such lines of... more...