Includes bibliographical references (p. -263) and index.
Introduction: Great Britain Limited / John Corner and Sylvia Harvey -- 1. Tradition and translation: national culture in its global context / Kevin Robins -- 2. Mediating tradition and modernity: the heritage/enterprise couplet / John Corner and Sylvia Harvey -- 3. Where horses shit a hundred sparrows feed: Docklands and East London during the Thatcher years / Bill Schwarz -- 4. Enterprise and heritage in the dock / Adrian Mellor -- 5. The old and new worlds of information technology in Britain / Maureen McNeil -- 6. The age of leisure / Ken Worpole -- 7. 'Up Where You Belong': Hollywood images of big business in the 1980s / Judith Williamson -- 8. Commerce and culture / Robert Hewison -- 9. Over our shoulders: nostalgic screen fictions for the 1980s / Tana Wollen -- 10. Echoes of empire: towards a politics of representation / Yasmin Ali -- 11. Re-imagining the city / Franco Bianchini and Hermann Schwengel.