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Inventing popular culture

from folklore to globalization

by Storey, John

  • 295 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Blackwell Pub. in Malden, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Popular culture.,
  • Popular culture -- Philosophy.,
  • Culture -- Philosophy.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [130]-139) and index.

    StatementJohn Storey.
    SeriesBlackwell manifestos
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCB19 .S7455 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 148 p. ;
    Number of Pages148
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3578368M
    ISBN 100631234594, 0631234608
    LC Control Number2002156371

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Pure Invention is a delightful and highly informed view of the people, ideas, and insights behind this pop-cultural revolution.”—James Fallows, author of China Airborne “Pure Invention is part careful ethnography, part insightful cultural history of the creative men and women who reimagined Japan in the postwar period.

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“Pure Invention” is a sweeping, fascinating analysis of how Japanese pop culture came to set the global standard for technology and cultural consumption.

Matt Alt has clearly done a plethora of research, and he expertly crafts a narrative that spans decades upon decades of social, economic, and cultural history/5(3).

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The most recent book is called Inventing Popular Culture (Blackwell, ). His work has been translated into Chinese, German, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Spanish, Swedish, and Ukrainian.

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