Spectacle and Topophilia

Spectacle and Topophilia

Reading Early Modern and Postmodern Hispanic Cultures

eBook - 2012
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Baker & Taylor
Offers an understanding of the modern spectacle by combining the emerging fields of urban studies, landscape studies and space with Antonio Maravall's theory on the culture of the baroque and the Frankfurt School's theory of mass culture. Simultaneous.

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This volume explores the intersection between theories of the modern spectaclefrom Jose Antonio Maravall's conceptualization of the spectacular culture of the baroque to the Frankfurt School's theorization of mass culture, to Baudrillard's notion of the simulacrum, to Guy Debord's understanding of the society of the spectacleand the findings of the emerging fields of urban studies, landscape studies, and, generally speaking, studies of space.

Publisher: Nashville : Vanderbilt University Press, 2012
ISBN: 9780826518187
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xxiv, 276 pages)


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