Representation: Cultural Representations And Signifying Practices (Culture, Media And Identities Series)
ISBN : 9780761954323
Representation: Cultural Representations and Signifying Practices (Culture, Media and Identities Series)This broad-ranging text offers a comprehensive outline of how visual images, language and discourse work as `systems of representation'.
Individual chapters explore: representation as a signifying practice in a rich diversity of social contexts and institutional sites; the use of photography in the construction of national identity and culture; other cultures in ethnographic museums; fantasies of the racialized `Other' in popular media, film and image; the construction of masculine identities in discourses of consumer culture and advertising; and the gendering of narratives in television soap operas.
Specifications of Representation: Cultural Representations and Signifying Practices (Culture, Media and Identities Series)
|Publisher||Sage Publications & Open University|
|Number Of Pages||400|
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