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Product Description: Since the 1990s, both politics and pop culture have been dominated by the twin motifs of the victim and the child. Calcutt traces the history of these motifs back to their origins in the counterculture of the 1950s and 1960s, and concludes that the counterculture, far from being liberating, has provided a ready-made verbal and visual language for today's victim culture and the authoritarian politics arising from it...read more

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9781474287005 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, October 6, 2016, cover price $128.00 | About this edition: Since the 1990s, both politics and pop culture have been dominated by the twin motifs of the victim and the child.
9780304339549 | Cassell, April 1, 1998, cover price $69.95

Paperback:

9780304339556 | Cassell, April 1, 1998, cover price $28.95 | About this edition: Arrested Development examines the idea that there are important political and social implications to be found in the 'flower power' legacy that some of the world's most powerful figures are bringing with them to the corridors of power.

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Product Description: The City has long been the main generator of London's wealth and, needless to say, the impact of the Economic Crisis in the recent years on the City has greatly affected the wider urban and surrounding region, not to say country as a whole...read more
By Andrew Calcutt (editor)

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9781409431022 | Ashgate Pub Co, September 28, 2012, cover price $149.95 | About this edition: The City has long been the main generator of London's wealth and, needless to say, the impact of the Economic Crisis in the recent years on the City has greatly affected the wider urban and surrounding region, not to say country as a whole.

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Product Description: As the world of politics and public affairs has gradually changed beyond recognition over the past two decades, journalism too has been transformed... yet the study of news and journalism often seems stuck with ideas and debates which have lost much of their critical purchase...read more

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9780415554305 | Routledge, March 11, 2011, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: As the world of politics and public affairs has gradually changed beyond recognition over the past two decades, journalism too has been transformed.

Paperback:

9780415554312 | Routledge, March 8, 2011, cover price $43.95 | About this edition: As the world of politics and public affairs has gradually changed beyond recognition over the past two decades, journalism too has been transformed.

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Product Description: From Acid Jazz to Peter Sellers, a quick-take who's who of British pop cultureFrom the Swinging 60s and the mods, from the seventies and the punks to Generation E, Britpop and Cool Britain--the past 50 years have seen a steady stream of world-sweeping movements, trends, and styles come out of the British Isles...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780809293247 | McGraw-Hill, September 1, 2001, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: From Acid Jazz to Peter Sellers, a quick-take who's who of British pop cultureFrom the Swinging 60s and the mods, from the seventies and the punks to Generation E, Britpop and Cool Britain--the past 50 years have seen a steady stream of world-sweeping movements, trends, and styles come out of the British Isles.

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Product Description: From Acid House, Martin Amis, and The Avengers to Skinheads, Irvine Welsh, Vivienne Westwood, and The Who, this is an A-Z guide to popular British film, music, television, fashion, literature, design, and more. Spanning 30 years, this book features over 100 images and covers the highlights of British pop culture...read more

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9781853753213 | Prion Books, March 1, 2000, cover price $27.50 | About this edition: From Acid House, Martin Amis, and The Avengers to Skinheads, Irvine Welsh, Vivienne Westwood, and The Who, this is an A-Z guide to popular British film, music, television, fashion, literature, design, and more.

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Product Description: What makes a novel "cult"?: drink and drugs; sex and rock 'n' roll?; a window on subcultures?; the ability to tap into the zeitgeist? This book provides an insight into the cult canon assessing 250 authors who have pioneered experiments in style and content, from Kathy Acker and Nelson Algren via Burroughs and Bukowski to Tom Wolfe and Irvine Welsh...read more

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9780809225064 | Contemporary Books, September 1, 1999, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: What makes a novel "cult"?

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Product Description: Transcending recent attempts to pigeonhole 'the information revolution', this book shows how the paradoxical aspects of new media and the Internet (is it masculine or feminine? Does it mean peace or war?) are the peculiarly intense expression of the contradictions underlying our whole society...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780312216603 | Palgrave Macmillan, December 15, 1998, cover price $185.00 | About this edition: Transcending recent attempts to pigeonhole 'the information revolution', this book shows how the paradoxical aspects of new media and the Internet (is it masculine or feminine?

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9780312216610 | Palgrave Macmillan, December 15, 1998, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Going beyond recent attempts to pigeonhole the information revolution as either the information highway to utopia or the devil's own dystopia, this book cuts through the furor surrounding the Internet and shows how the paradoxical aspects of new media are an expression of the inherent contradictions underlying society as a whole.

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