Raymond Williams

Richard Wyatt
This paper highlights the continued relevance of the working-class academic Raymond Williams (31 August 1921 – 26 January 1988) to today's students and academics. It will do this by introducing Williams and his key ideas in the form of a short think piece. This overview can be used to compliment more in-depth studies for seeking to understand social phenomena. The key concepts introduced within this paper focus on, culture as a whole way of life, 'structure of feeling', Williams' debate with
more » ... xism, historical analysis and his approaches to methodology.
doi:10.24377/ljmu.prism.vol2iss1article292 fatcat:3mkkx6f5orgzjjarayvuwwtcdq