By Gary Burns
- Includes over dozen essays overlaying the spectrum of pop culture reports from nutrients to folklore and from television to technology
- Features contributions from proven and up-and-coming students from a variety of disciplines
- Offers an in depth heritage of the learn of well known culture
- Balances new views at the politics of tradition with in-depth research of issues on the vanguard of pop culture studies
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A Companion to Popular Culture (Blackwell Companions in Cultural Studies) by Gary Burns