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Class, Self, Culture
Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: Beverley Skeggs
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-05 - Publisher: Routledge

Class, Self, Culture puts class back on the map in a novel way by taking a new look at how class is made and given value through culture. It shows how different classes become attributed with value, enabling culture to be deployed as a resource and as a form of
Class, Self, Culture
Language: en
Pages: 226
Authors: Beverley Skeggs, Beverley (Goldsmiths College Skeggs, London UK)
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Psychology Press

Class, Self, Culture puts class back on the map in a novel way by taking a new look at how class is made and given value through culture. It shows how different classes become attributed with value, enabling culture to be deployed as a resource and as a form of
Southern Cultures: 2011 Music Issue
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Harry L. Watson, Jocelyn Neal
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-12-01 - Publisher: UNC Press Books

The Music Issue eBook includes a FREE CD and: The tell-all letter from a teenage girl who kissed—and kissed—Elvis Presley How corruption and greed made the Jacksonville music scene Gretchen Wilson, country music's "Redneck Woman" The invaluable social spaces of African American record stores Bobby Rush, "bluesman-plus" Where Opryland resides
Culture and the Middle Classes
Language: en
Pages: 202
Authors: Simon Stewart
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-05-13 - Publisher: Routledge

This book is a sociological study of a societal grouping that has the popular title ’middle class’. It argues that it is more precise to describe the middle classes as dominant groupings, and the book draws upon a wide range of characters from such groupings. In a detailed analysis of
Self-Representation and Digital Culture
Language: en
Pages: 205
Authors: N. Thumim
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-07-17 - Publisher: Springer

Taking a close look at ordinary people 'telling their own story', Nancy Thumim explores self-representations in contemporary digital culture in settings as diverse as reality TV, online storytelling, and oral histories displayed in museums.