Journals Higher Education



Published: 27 July 2017

256 Pages

8.5 X 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9781526116901

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Cultural Value in Twenty-First-Century England

The Case of Shakespeare

Kate McLuskie and Kate Rumbold

Published by Manchester University Press

  • Deals with Shakespeare's role in contemporary cultural policy and institutions as well as theory
  • Deals with the work required to make Shakespeare part of modern culture
  • Explores the connection between culture and value
  • Looks in detail at how Shakespeare's plays inform modern ideas of cultural value
  • Uses economics and social theory to address the role of Shakespeare in controversies over cultural value