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Critical Semiotic Analysis and Cultural Political Economy.

Jessop, Bob (2004) Critical Semiotic Analysis and Cultural Political Economy. Critical Discourse Studies, 1 (2). pp. 159-174. ISSN 1740-5904

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    A case is made for cultural political economy (CPE) by exploring the constitutive role of semiosis in economic and political activities, economic and political institutions, and social order more generally. CPE is a post-disciplinary approach that adopts the �cultural turn� in economic and political inquiry without neglecting the articulation of semiosis with the interconnected materialities of economics and politics within wider social formations. This approach is illustrated from the emergence of the knowledgebased economy as a master discourse for accumulation strategies on different scales, for state projects and hegemonic visions, for diverse functional systems and professions, and for civil society.

    Item Type: Article
    Journal or Publication Title: Critical Discourse Studies
    Additional Information: The final, definitive version of this article has been published in the Journal, Critical Discourse Studies, 1 (2), 2004, © Informa Plc
    Uncontrolled Keywords: semiosis ; critical discourse analysis ; hegemony ; post-Fordism ; knowledge-based economy ; cultural political economy ; post-disciplinarity ; evolution
    Subjects: H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
    Departments: Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences > Sociology
    Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences
    ID Code: 183
    Deposited By: Professor Bob Jessop
    Deposited On: 08 Jun 2006
    Refereed?: Yes
    Published?: Published
    Last Modified: 18 Jun 2016 00:09
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