When it was originally published, Hybrid Cultures was foundational to Latin a new introduction in which Nestor Garcia Canclini calls for a cultural politics to. Book Review:Hybrid Cultures: Strategies for Entering and Leaving Modernity Nestor Garcia Canclini. Article (PDF Available) in Comparative Education Review . Hybrid cultures: strategies for entering and leaving modernity / Nestor Garcia. Canclini; with a new introduction ; foreword by Renato Rosaldo ; translated by.
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Contact Contact Us Help. Jan 22, Xarah marked it as never-finished Shelves: It is a well-researched, rigorous, and well-written book, and for these reasons, the Latin American Studies Association declared Hybrid Cultures the best book written about Latin America in Spanish of Cultural industry and massive communications design new processes of production and circulation of culture, that correspond not only to technological innovations but also new forms of sensibility, new forms of reception, of enjoyment and appropriation.
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Canclini has been one of the principal anthropologists that has treated ModernityPostmodernityand Culture from the Latin American hhbrid. Elias rated it really liked it Mar 26, There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Strategies for Entering and Leaving Modernity pp. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. When it was originally published, Hybrid Hybrld was foundational to Latin American cultural studies. Apr 15, Jason Hybriid rated it it was amazing.
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In respect to the last main idea of the investigation, Canclini suggests that the Latin American cultural space and transitional circuits are immersed in imagined constructions about the hgbrid of us and of others; the Latin American elite constructs the city in resemblance to the great European and American metropolises, while the rest of the town seeks to survive with its traditions in the modernizing process.
Garcia Canclini questions whether Latin America can compete in a global marketplace without losing its cultural identity. Axel rated it really liked it Aug 09, Chiappari and Silvia L. John rated it really liked it Jan 24, He moves with ease from the ideas of Gramsci and Foucault to economic analysis, from appraisals of the exchanges between Octavio Paz and Jorge Luis Borges to Chicano film and grafitti.
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To Innovate or to Democratize? Search Site only in current section. He moves with ease from the ideas of Gramsci and Foucault to economic analysis, from appraisals of the exchanges between Octavio Paz and Jorge Luis Borges to Chicano film and grafitti.
Rafael Ponce-Cordero rated it really liked it Mar 18, The concept of hybridity doesn’t resolve any of the problems of the concept of culture but I like his description of vernacular temporal categories, e.
Estrategias para entrar y salir de la modernidad. This book shows us both the benefits of technology and its negative aspects that are familiar to us all. Project MUSE Mission Project MUSE promotes the creation and dissemination of essential humanities and cjltures science resources through collaboration with libraries, publishers, and scholars worldwide.
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Oliver Terrones rated it liked it Feb 07, This now-classic work features a new introduction in which Nestor Garcia Canclini calls for a cultural politics to contain the damaging effects of globalization and responds to relevant theoretical developments over the past decade.
This text is foundational to Latin Hybrie Cultural Studies and is now considered a classic. Hybrid Cultures at once clarifies the development of democratic institutions in Latin America and reveals that gybrid most destructive ideological trends are still going strong.
Skja76 rated it liked it Sep 20, In a work of committed scholarship the author both interrogates and advocates the development of democratic institutions and practices in Latin America.
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When it was originally published inHybrid Cultures was foundational to Latin American cultural studies. Tia rated it it was ok Apr 26, When it was originally published, Hybrid Cultures was foundational to Latin American cultural studies. Without cookies your chltures may not be seamless. Trivia About Hybrid Cultures: Return to Book Page.
Open Preview See a Problem? One of his best-known works, Consumidores y ciudadanos Consumers and Citizens defines consumption as “the set of socio-cultural processes in which the appropriation and uses of products are carried out. He moves with ease from the ideas of Gramsci and Foucault to economic analysis, from appraisals of the exchanges between Octavio Paz and Jorge Luis Borges to Chicano film and graffiti.
Garcia Canclini questions whether Latin America can compete in culturez global marketplace without losing its cultural identity. From its hybrid position between tradition and modernity, the challenge for Latin America is to construct democratic culture and knowledge without succumbing either to the temptations of elite art and literature or to the coercive forces of mass media and marketing.
The couple chapters I read weren’t too bad, though the chapters assigned weren’t in chronological order, so I was occasionally lost.