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Author Fishwick, Marshall W. (Marshall William), 1923-2006.

Title Popular culture in a new age / Marshall W. Fishwick
Published New York : Haworth Press, 2002

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Description xix, 225 pages, 17 unnumbered pages of plates ; 22 cm
Contents Foreword / Tom Wolfe -- Preface / Peter Rollins -- Millennium Merrymaking -- What to Make of the Millennium / Mary Lee McLaughlin -- Popular Culture: The Beggar at the Gate of Our Public Schools / Katherine Lynde -- The New Gold Rush -- Folk/Fake/Pop -- Sacred Symbols -- The Man and the Mouse -- Carnivals - Old and New -- The Celebrity Cult -- From Humbuggery to Hype -- Surprise Attacks -- The Electric Shocker -- Style -- Black Popular Culture -- The Most Popular War -- Postmodern Pop -- Faith Takes a New Face -- The Most Popular Myth -- Global Village - Utopia Revisited?
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Civilization, Modern -- 1950-
Popular culture.
Twenty-first century.
Postmodernism.
Technology and civilization.
Civilization, Modern -- 21st century.
Popular culture -- Forecasting.
Popular culture -- United States.
United States -- Civilization -- 1970-
LC no. 2001024338
ISBN 0789012979 alkaline paper
0789012987 alkaline paper