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(Article of periodic en Anglais - 1996)

Document title

Popular cultural practices in the postmodern city

published at : Special Issue: Urban geography and cultural studies

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

WARREN S. (1) ;
(1) Dept. of Geography and Anthropology, Eastern Washington University, Cheney, ETATS-UNIS

Abstract

The A. argues that recent work in cultural geography, with both its rich engagement with culture theory and its enthusiasm for empirical study of everyday life, can shed new light on our understanding of the city. A brief tour of the quintessential expression of the postmodern city, Disneyland, demonstrates that contemporary urban landscapes are complicated and contradictory sites that embed dominant cultural relations and creative resistance to them

Source

Thematical fascicle

published at : Urban geography / ISSN 0272-3638

Editor : Winston, Silver Spring, MD - ETATS-UNIS (1980)

Millesime : 1996, vol. 17, no 6 [pp. 545-567]

Bibliographic references : 4 p.

Language

Anglais

Localisation

Laboratoire INTERGEO - Paris

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