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The Consumption of Culture 1600-1800: Image, Object, Text Ann Bermingham

The Consumption of Culture 1600-1800: Image, Object, Text

Ann Bermingham

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ISBN : 9780415159975
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660 pages
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Culture does not become culture until it is consumed. This is the interpretation of early modern social history presented in this text. Contributors from North America and Europe explore topics such as the formation of a culture consuming public,MoreCulture does not become culture until it is consumed. This is the interpretation of early modern social history presented in this text. Contributors from North America and Europe explore topics such as the formation of a culture consuming public, the development of a literary canon, the role of consumption in the formation of the modern state, elite and popular forms of cultural consumption and the place of women as consumers of culture.