Questions of Method in Cultural Studies by P-Wiley

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									Questions of Method in
Cultural Studies
Questions of Method in Cultural Studies
Editor: Mimi White
Editor: James Schwoch



Edition: 1
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Question of Method in Cultural Studies brings together a group of scholars from across the social
sciences and humanities to consider one of the most vexing issues confronting the proverbial 'anti-
discipline' of cultural studies.Covers such topics as the media, feminism, and politics Identifies what
methods have prevailed in the interdisciplinary pursuit of cultural studies Examines the relationship
between cultural studies and traditional disciplines, the politics of knowledge, and spatial and temporal
models Probes the possibility of method in explicit terms for scholars and students in media,
communications, sociology and allied fields.
Author Bio
Mimi White
Mimi White is Professor of Radio/TV/Film at Northwestern University. She is author of Tele-Advising:
Therapeutic Discourse in American Television (1992) and co-author of Media Knowledge (with James
Schwoch and Susan Reilly, 1992).


James Schwoch
James Schwoch holds a permanent faculty appointment at Northwestern University, where he conducts
research on media history, diplomacy and international relations, science and technology studies, and
research methodologies. He is the author of The American Radio Industry and Its Latin American
Activities, 1900--1939 (1990).
Reviews

"A multi-disciplinary intellectual masterpiece that explores the discourses of space, time and objects; the
politics of knowledge; and the relationship between cultural studies and traditional as well as emergent
disciplines.... Innovative and thought-provoking."

								
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