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Italian Cultural Studies: An Introduction

ISBN: 9780198715092 / 0198715099


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This illustrated introduction to the study of modern Italian culture brings together specialists in the fields of language; politics; religious, ethnic, and gender identities; the mass media; cultural policy; and movie stars. In four thematic sections, the contributors elucidate their own slice of Italian culture. Geographies questions received notions of the Italian nation, the family, the "South" and corruption; it also looks at anthropological approaches to culture and at Italy's linguistic pluralism. Identities examines gender, religion, politics, and ethnicity as a means by which people define themselves and others. Media explores the press, literature, television, and cinema. Culture and Society brings together historical analyses of cultural policy, stars and style, and popular music. The book includes guidance for further reading and a chronology of political and cultural events since 1900.

ISBN 13 978-01-98715-09-2
ISBN 10 0-198-71509-9
ASIN 0198715099
EAN
  • 9780198715092
Amazon Sales Rank 741,625
Main Category Paperback
Group Book
Publisher Oxford University Press
Studio Oxford University Press
Manufacturer Oxford University Press
Package Quantity 1
Count Per Package 1
Dimensions 9.13 x 0.8 x 6.13 inches. 1.53 pounds
Package Dimensions 9.25 x 6.25 x 0.87 inches. 1.53 pounds
Editor(s) David Forgacs
Robert Lumley
Language(s) English (Published)
English (Original Language)
English (Unknown)
Adult Product? No
 

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