author={J. Wise},
  journal={Cultural Studies},
  pages={105 - 112}
  • J. Wise
  • Published 2003
  • Sociology
  • Cultural Studies
This essay introduces and highlights the significance of Stuart Hall' essay, ‘Marx' Notes on Method: A “Reading” of the “1857 Introduction’’ which follows. Hall' essay is a key text in understanding the theoretical work of the Centre for Contemporary Cultural Studies in the mid-1970s, specifically the Centre' engagement with Althusser. Hall' text sets the theoretical groundwork for the concept of articulation and raises important questions of method within cultural studies. It also represents… Expand
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  • K. Marx
  • Economics, Political Science
  • 1971
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