Disturbing Pleasures

Disturbing Pleasures

In this case, difference is translated into a commodity relation and "otherness is sought after for its exchange value, its exoticism and the pleasures, thrills and adventures it can offer. The power relation is closer to tourism than ...

Author: Henry A. Giroux

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781135216535

Category: Education

Page: 256

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In Disturbing Pleasures Henry Giroux demonstrates how his well-known theories of education, critical pedagogy and popular culture can be put to use in the classroom and in other cultural settings. Adding an entirely new dimension to his thinking about the cultural sites at which pedagogical practice takes place, Giroux illustrates how professors, school teachers and other cultural workers can appropriate what he refers to as a "pedagogy of cultural studies."
Categories: Education

Myths and Milestones in the History of Sport

Myths and Milestones in the History of Sport

Giroux, 'Disturbing pleasures'; Kellner, 'Media culture'; Kellner, 'Reading culture critically'. 91. Robinson, 'Tackling anxieties'. 92. Giroux, 'Disturbing pleasures', 497. 93. Grossberg, 'We gotta get out'. 82. 94.

Author: S. Wagg

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 9780230320819

Category: History

Page: 315

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The conventional history of sport, as conveyed by television and the sports press, has thrown up a great many apparent turning points, but knowledge of these apparently defining moments is often slight. This book offers readable, in-depth studies of a series of these watersheds in sport history and of the circumstances in which they came about.
Categories: History

Beyond Hate

Beyond Hate

Disturbing Pleasures although white nationalists ubiquitously depict video games as a vital tool of recruitment and education, ... they also emphasize the pleasure derived from video games irrespective of the specifics of the game.

Author: Professor C Richard King

Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.

ISBN: 9781472427496

Category: Social Science

Page: 176

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Drawing on a range of new media sources, including websites, chat rooms, blogs and forums, this book explores the concerns expressed by advocates of white power, with regard to racial hierarchy and social order, the crisis of traditional American values, the perpetuation of liberal, feminist, elitist ideas, the degradation of the family and the fetishization of black men. What emerges is an understanding of the instruments of power in white supremacist discourses, in which a series of connections are drawn between popular culture, multiculturalism, sexual politics and state functions, all of which are seen to be working against white men.
Categories: Social Science

The Thorough Business Man

The Thorough Business Man

So intent was he on the one thing , that he " could not bear Disturbing pleasures . ” On this point , a gentleman , who lived in constant intercourse with him at that time , writes thus : “ We both had to work hard , and had long hours ...

Author: Benjamin Gregory

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105022831858

Category: Businessmen

Page: 382

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Categories: Businessmen

The Hollywood Curriculum

The Hollywood Curriculum

... 141 dialectics of culture , 23 , 43 , 55 , 138 Dietrich , M. , 63 Dillon , M. , 106 , Disturbing Behavior , 132 , 144 , 145 Disturbing Pleasures : Learning Popular Culture ( Giroux ) , 142 Donovan , M. , 114 Doty , A. , 105 Dreyfuss ...

Author: Mary M. Dalton

Publisher: Peter Lang

ISBN: 0820468215

Category: Education

Page: 173

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"The Hollywood Curriculum is a sophisticated and thoughtful look at the portrayal of teachers in film and television in an exceptionally accessible way. Dalton draws on some of the most relevant and exciting theory to evaluate teacher films and demonstrates a masterful insight into the worlds of education and film studies. This book is a must-read for those interested in exploring the intersection of teaching, curriculum, film/television, and society, and is an outstanding contribution to the literature."-Alan S. Marcus, Associate Professor of Curriculum and Instruction, University of Connecticut; Author of Celluloid Blackboard: Teaching History with Film and Teaching History with Film: Strategies for Secondary Social Studies --Book Jacket.
Categories: Education

Contested Countryside Cultures

Contested Countryside Cultures

Giroux, H.A. (1994) Disturbing Pleasures: LearningPopular Culture, NewYork: Routledge. Glenn, J. (1995) 'Americana', Observer Preview section, 31 September: 46. Grant, B.K(ed.) (1984) Planks ofReason: Essaysonthe Horror Film, Metuchen, ...

Author: Paul Cloke

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781134769544

Category: Science

Page: 304

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This book examines the 'other' side of the countryside, a place also inhabited (and visited) by women, children, teenagers, the elderly, gay men and lesbians, black and ethnic minorities, the unemployed and the poor. These groups have remained largely excluded by both rural policies and the representations of rural culture. The book charts the experiences of these marginalised groups and sets this exploration within the context of postmodern, poststructuralist, postcolonial and late feminist analysis. This theoretical framework reveals how notions of the rural have been created to reflect and reinforce divisions amongst those living in the countryside.
Categories: Science

Constructing Race

Constructing Race

Disturbing pleasures : Learning popular culture . New York : Routledge . Giroux , H. , & Simon , R. ( 1989 ) . Popular culture as a pedagogy of pleasure and meaning . In H. Giroux & R. Simon ( Eds . ) , Popular culture , schooling , and ...

Author: Nadine E. Dolby

Publisher: SUNY Press

ISBN: 0791450821

Category: Social Science

Page: 156

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For modern urban South African youth, the concept of "race" persists and falters.
Categories: Social Science

Routledge Handbook of Physical Education Pedagogies

Routledge Handbook of Physical Education Pedagogies

Disturbing pleasures. New York: Routledge. Giroux, H. (2009). Teacher education and democratic schooling. In A. Darder, M. Baltodano, & R. Torres (Eds.), The critical pedagogy reader (2nd ed., pp. 438–459). New York: Routledge.

Author: Catherine D. Ennis

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781317589518

Category: Education

Page: 664

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The first fully comprehensive review of theory, research and practice in physical education to be published in over a decade, this handbook represents an essential, evidence-based guide for all students, researchers and practitioners working in PE. Showcasing the latest research and theoretical work, it offers important insights into effective curriculum management, student learning, teaching and teacher development across a variety of learning environments. This handbook not only examines the methods, influences and contexts of physical education in schools, but also discusses the implications for professional practice. It includes both the traditional and the transformative, spanning physical education pedagogies from the local to the international. It also explores key questions and analysis techniques used in PE research, illuminating the links between theory and practice. Its nine sections cover a wide range of topics including: curriculum theory, development, policy and reform transformative pedagogies and adapted physical activity educating teachers and analysing teaching the role of student and teacher cognition achievement motivation. Offering an unprecedented wealth of material, the Routledge Handbook of Physical Education Pedagogies is an essential reference for any undergraduate or postgraduate degree programme in physical education or sports coaching, and any teacher training course with a physical education element.
Categories: Education

THE QUARTERLY JOURNAL OF SPEECH

THE QUARTERLY JOURNAL OF SPEECH

In many ways , Disturbing Pleasures picks up where Between Borders ends . Where the latter is primarily devoted to fleshing out the central theoretical issues of Cultural Studies , Disturbing Pleasures activates them through extended ...

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The Elzevier Library Poetry Series

The Elzevier Library Poetry Series

And Lisa ? she no longer wished for death ; But as a poet , whose sweet voices saith Within his soul , and joys in music there , Nor seeks another heaven , nor can bear Disturbing pleasures so was she content , Breathing the life ...

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