Cultural History

A Concise Introduction
Author(s): 
Arcangeli, Alessandro
ISBN: 
9780415667753
Date published: 
October 2011
Hardback
Price: 
£65.00

A concise and accessible introduction to the discipline of cultural history, surveying the key steps in the historical development of the field, from 1850 to the present. The book looks at the different ways cultural history has been practised, and also maps the territory cultural history most effectively enlightens, gender; the family and sexuality, the body; senses and emotions and images; material culture and consumption, the media and communication.