This second volume, The Cultural Economy, analyzes the dynamic relationship in which culture is part of the process of economic change that in turn changes the conditions of culture. It brings together perspectives from different disciplines to examine such critical issues as: The production of cultural goods and services and the patterns of economic globalization; The relationship between the commodification of the cultural economy and the aesthetic realm; Current and emerging organizational forms for the investment, production, distribution and consumption of cultural goods and services; The complex relations between creators, producers, distributors and consumers of culture.

Cultural Economy: The Shape of the Field

Cultural Economy: The Shape of the Field

Cultural economy: The shape of the field
StuartCunningham, JohnBanks and JasonPotts


Raymond Williams (1976) famously remarked that culture was one of the most complex words in the English language. While not an economist, nor ...

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