Ideology (The New Critical Idiom 2nd Revised edition)

Ideology (The New Critical Idiom 2nd Revised edition)

By: David Hawkes (author)Hardback

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This new revised edition includes an updated bibliography, a new glossary and index and fresh suggestions for further reading, as well as a discussion of ideology after September 11. Ideology: *traces the history of the term and the debates which surround it, from Machiavelli to the present day *asks why ideology matters *examines ideology within the critical frameworks of empiricism, idealism, Marxism, post-Marxism and postmodernism. With plenty of clear examples to illuminate the discussion, Ideology offers an accessible introduction to this controversial and widely debated critical concept.

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David Hawkes teaches at Lehigh University, Pennsylvania. His recent publications include Idols of the Marketplace: Idolatry and Commodity Fetishism in English Literature 1580-1680.


Introduction: Ideology and the Postmodern 1. Origins 2. Empiricism 3. Idealism 4. Marxism 5. Post-Marxism 6. Postmodernism 7. Ideology and Globalization Conclusion Glossary Further Reading Bibliography Index

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  • publication date: 29/05/2003
  • ISBN13: 9780415290111
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 224
  • ID: 9780415290111
  • weight: 340
  • ISBN10: 0415290112
  • edition: 2nd Revised edition

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