From American sociology to cultural studies

Norman K. Denzin

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Standard American sociology's criticisms of cultural studies are reviewed. A performance-based cultural studies model is presented. Empirical materials from an on-going study of the media and audience interpretation are discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)117-136
Number of pages20
JournalEuropean Journal of Cultural Studies
Issue number1
StatePublished - 1999


  • Empirical sociology
  • Media epiphany
  • Performing culture
  • Sociological imagination

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cultural Studies
  • Education
  • Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)


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