Reflections on varieties of culturespeak

@article{Hannerz1999ReflectionsOV,
  title={Reflections on varieties of culturespeak},
  author={U. Hannerz},
  journal={European Journal of Cultural Studies},
  year={1999},
  volume={2},
  pages={393 - 407}
}
  • U. Hannerz
  • Published 1999
  • Sociology
  • European Journal of Cultural Studies
This article discusses the various uses of culture concepts in contemporary public discourse. It notes that 'culture' is now often referred to in contexts of conflict, and that assumptions of cultural fundamentalism often become associated with xenophobia. This is one reason why some scholars are now critical of the culture concept. On the other hand, a cultural celebrationism viewing culture in esthetic and performative terms tends to disregard difficulties created by cultural difference… Expand
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