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Published: 26 April 2008

232 Pages | 18 B/W illustrations

ISBN: 9780748628087

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Christmas, Ideology and Popular Culture

edited by Sheila Whiteley

Published by Edinburgh University Press

  • Offers an incisive account of the ways in which Christmas relates to social change, and how such recent events as 9/11 and the conflict in Iraq focus attention on traditional themes of community and family.
  • Case studies include A Christmas Carol, Coca-colonisation and Santa Claus, Victorian cartoons and Christmas cards, Dr Who and 'Happy Christmas (War is Over)'
  • Includes 18 B&W illustrations.

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