Cultural Studies: Definition, Theory & Methodologies


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Because it draws from many different fields of academic study, cultural studies is known as what kind of field?

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1. Which of the following is widely accepted as being the most influential figure in the field of cultural studies?

2. Because researchers in cultural studies are interested in specifics rather than just numbers, which of the following is used to collect data?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz/worksheet combo will test your knowledge of the study of culture and allow you to gain a better understanding of a few of the many theories and methodologies in the field. The quiz questions will ask you about the type of field with which cultural studies is associated and the identity of the most influential figure in the field of cultural studies.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz and worksheet will test you on the following:

  • Method of collecting data
  • Theory used to study the influence of dominant cultures
  • Qualitative methods for analyzing cultural texts

Skills Practiced

These assessments allow students to use the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on the study of culture
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding the most influential figure in the field and interpret it correctly
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the kind of field that cultural studies is considered
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about analysis of cultural texts

Additional Learning

Learn more about studying culture by reviewing the accompanying lesson, Cultural Studies: Definition, Theory & Methodologies. The lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Learn when and where this field of study emerged
  • Define cultural studies
  • View an example of a specific type of culture