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Cynicism in British Post-War Culture

Ignorance, Dust and Disease

Authors: Curran, K.

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This book is the first academic text to examine cynicism as a driving force in the context of post-war British culture. It maps a sensibility that transcends divisions between high and low culture, and encompasses figures such as Philip Larkin, John Lennon and Stephen Patrick Morrissey.

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Kieran Curran is from Galway in the west of Ireland. He is a scholar of Cultural Studies and currently works in the English Literature department at the University of Edinburgh, UK.

Table of contents (12 chapters)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

Buy this book

eBook £49.99
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Cynicism in British Post-War Culture
Book Subtitle
Ignorance, Dust and Disease
Authors
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-44435-6
DOI
10.1057/9781137444356
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-44434-9
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-49564-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VI, 222
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