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date: 26 November 2020

cultural studies 

Source:
A Dictionary of Sports Studies
Author(s):

Alan Tomlinson

An interdisciplinary area of academic study and research which blends sociological, historical, and literary concerns, and has prioritized the study of everyday life, popular culture, and working-class experience, often on the basis of qualitative forms of enquiry. Cultural studies has had an immense effect on the humanities and the social sciences in, among others, the UK, the USA, Canada, and Australia. The major early academic base for such work was in the UK at the University of Birmingham's ... ...

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