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Consuming Modernity

Public Culture in a South Asian World

by Carol A. Breckenridge

  • 356 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by University of Minnesota Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anthropology,
  • Cultural studies,
  • India,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • History: World,
  • ASIA,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Popular culture,
  • Social life and customs

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8070071M
    ISBN 100816623066
    ISBN 109780816623068

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    This book investigates a critically important development in the history of modernity: the unprecedented marketing of various forms of authenticity in late 19th and early 20th-century Britain. The selling of objects and places allegedly free of commercial taint—what the book terms the “commodified authentic”—marks a crucial but overlooked turn in modern culture and offers a new way to :oso//. Zygmunt Bauman. Individual and society in the liquid modernity Article (PDF Available) in SpringerPlus 2(1) April w Reads

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: ix, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm: Contents: Public modernity in India / Arjun Appadurai and Carol A. Breckenridge --Playing with modernity: the decolonization of Indian cricket / Arjun Appadurai --Upon the subdominant: administering music on all-India radio / David Lelyveld --The Indian princes is a platform for academics to share research ://   "Consuming Traditions makes a crucial contribution to modernist scholarship other scholars will surely build on the ground she has ingeniously broken.

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Considers the cultural power of authenticity as a marketing tool and its enduring importance for both modernism and modernity; Offers an innovative blend of cultural analysis, extensive archival work, and literary close reading.

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I trace the paradox of the commodified authentic in key ?article=&context=bookshelf.Consuming Visions explores the relationship between cinema and writing in early twentieth-century Brazil, focusing on how the new and foreign medium of film was consumed by a literary society in the throes of modernization.

Maite Conde places this relationship in the specific context of turn-of-the-century Rio de Janeiro, which underwent a radical transformation to a modern global city MODERNITY AT LARGE Paperback: pages Publisher: University of Minnesota Press (Novem ) Offering a new framework for the cultural study of globalization, Modernity at Large shows how the imagination works as a social force in today’s world, providing new resources for identity and energies for creating alternatives to the nation-state, whose era some see as coming to an