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Creativity and Academic ActivismInstituting Cultural Studies$
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Meaghan Morris and Mette Hjort

Print publication date: 2012

Print ISBN-13: 9789888139392

Published to Hong Kong Scholarship Online: May 2013

DOI: 10.5790/hongkong/9789888139392.001.0001

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Social Movements, Cultural Studies, and Institutions

Social Movements, Cultural Studies, and Institutions

On the Shifting Conditions of Practices

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(p.41) 2 Social Movements, Cultural Studies, and Institutions
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Creativity and Academic Activism
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Kuan-Hsing Chen

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Hong Kong University Press
DOI:10.5790/hongkong/9789888139392.003.0004

Drawing on his own involvement over the past 20 years, in this chapter, the writer pinpoints the shifting dynamics between social movements, Cultural Studies and institutions. He argues that in the late 1980s and early 1990s, the driving forces and inspirations for Cultural Studies in Asia came from engagements in social and political movements; the institutionalization of Cultural Studies from the late 1990s onward has redefined the field as both an intellectual movement and a set of institutional practices.

Keywords:   Academia Sinica, cultural criticism movement, Cultural Studies institutions, Trans-gender movement

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