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Transforming Modernity

Popular Culture in Mexico (LLILAS Translations from Latin America Series)

by NГ©stor GarcГ­a Canclini

  • 227 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by University of Texas Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Popular culture,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Mexico,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Industries - General,
  • Social Science / Anthropology / Cultural,
  • Artisans,
  • Cottage industries,
  • Folk art

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsLidia Lozano (Translator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9568445M
    ISBN 100292727593
    ISBN 109780292727595

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      He divides worldviews into small-scale oral societies, peasant societies, modern and post-modern ones and concludes with suggestions on transforming worldviews to fit the Biblical pattern. The book is excruciatingly detailed, with 52 figures and diagrams, many of them (such as the Indian, Islam and Chinese belief systems, p) difficult to. Get this from a library! Transforming Damascus: space and modernity in an Islamic city. [Leila Hudson] -- In Damascus was a sleepy provincial capital of the weakening Ottoman Empire, a city defined in terms of its relationship to the holy places of Islam in the Arabian Hijaz and its legacy of.

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With its wide scope, this book should appeal to readers within and well beyond anthropology—those interested in cultural theory, Cited by: Transforming Modernity book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

Is popular culture merely a process of creating, marketing, and con /5(16). Transforming Modernity argues strongly for popular culture as an instrument of understanding, reproducing, and transforming the social system in order to elaborate and construct class hegemony and to reflect the unequal appropriation and distribution of cultural capital.

Noted Argentine/Mexican anthropologist Nestor Garcia Canclini addresses these questions and more in Transforming Modernity, a translation of Las culturas populares en el capitalismo.

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It explores ways of developing practice frameworks, paradigms and principles which take advantage of the perspectives offered by postmodern theory without totally abandoning the values of.Transforming Post-Catholic Ireland: Religious Practice in Late Modernity (Oxford University Press, ) Transforming Post-Catholic Ireland is the first major book to explore the dynamic religious landscape of contemporary Ireland, north and south, and to analyse the island’s religious transition.SYSTEMATIC is the first book to introduce general readers to systems biology, which is improving medical treatments and our understanding of living things.

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