Teacher resources and professional development across the curriculum
Teacher professional development and classroom resources across the curriculum
During, Simon (ed). The Cultural Studies Reader. New York: Taylor & Frances, Inc., 1999. This collection of essays covers major cultural studies methods and theories. It provides an overview of the practice from its inception through recent developments in areas of technology and science, globalization, post-colonialism, and cultural policy.
Eagleton, Terry. The Idea of Culture. Maine: Blackwell Publishers, 2000. This book serves as an introduction to debates about the various definitions of culture. Included is a critique of postmodern "culturalism," and an exploration of the complex relationship between culture and nature.
Easthope, Antony. Literary Into Cultural Studies. New York: Routledge, 1991. A consideration of some of the main areas of literary cultural studies, this book includes sections on New Historicism, British cultural studies, and cultural materialism.
This site explains the field of cultural studies, including its theories and methods.