Publisher description for Hiding in the light : on images and things / Dick Hebdige.

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In Hiding in the Light, Dick Hebdige-author of Subculture-takes the reader on a journey through the territory of images and things. He examines the creation and consumption of objects and images as diverse as 50s streamlined cars, the Band Aid campaign, Swatch watches, and music videos, and assesses their cultural significance and impact on popular tastes.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Popular culture -- History -- 20th century.
Popular culture -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.