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Mayo, Peter - Gramsci and Educational Thought, ebook

Gramsci and Educational Thought

Mayo, Peter


Through a series of writings from international scholars, Gramsci and Educational Thought pays tribute to the educational influence of Antonio Gramsci, considered one of the greatest social thinkers and political theorists of the 20th century. Represents…

Durham, Meenakshi Gigi - Media and Cultural Studies: Keyworks, ebook

Media and Cultural Studies: Keyworks

Durham, Meenakshi Gigi


Retains important emphasis on the giant thinkers and “makers” of the field: Gramsci on hegemony; Althusser on ideology; Horkheimer and Adorno on the culture industry; Raymond Williams on Marxist cultural theory; Habermas

Artz, Lee - Global Entertainment Media: A Critical Introduction, ebook

Global Entertainment Media: A Critical Introduction

Artz, Lee


  Examines the influence of global entertainment media on the emergence of transnational capitalism, providing a framework for explaining and understanding world culture as part of changing class relations and media practices Uses action adventure movies to demonstrate the complex relationship between

Bermann, Sandra - A Companion to Translation Studies, ebook

A Companion to Translation Studies

Bermann, Sandra


This companion offers a wide-ranging introduction to the rapidly expanding field of translation studies, bringing together some of the best recent scholarship to present its most important current themesFeatures new work from well-known scholarsIncludes…

Lukin, Alexander - China and Russia: The New Rapprochement, ebook

China and Russia: The New Rapprochement

Lukin, Alexander


With many predicting the end of US hegemony, Russia and China's growing cooperation in a number of key strategic areas looks set to have a major impact on global power dynamics. But what lies behind this Sino-Russian rapprochement? Is it simply the result of deteriorated Russo–US and Sino–US