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  • Romancing Through Italy
    Robert James Connors
    Romancing Through Italy is an intimate cultural journey that reveals not just the places, but the people and mysteries of an ancient land. In these true stories, discover the humor, beauty, heroes, friends, and misadventures of traveling through Italy. Emperors and cave-dwellers, elderly goat-herds and ghost towns come to life in visits to the hidden corners of the cradle of mo...
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    22,20 €

  • Global Perspectives on Media Events in Contemporary Society
    Andrew Fox
    Media events have been described as broadcasts that involve an engaged audience viewing the same event simultaneously; though this definition is still relevant, the way media outlets interact with and react to their audiences has greatly changed. This is in part due to the emergence of social media platforms which allow a participatory audience, something that genre-specific te...
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    216,65 €

  • Studies In Structural Sociology
    Frank W Young
    This collection of articles and essays embodies a new approach to sociology based on the original meaning of the word. Its central concept is 'community,' which is defined to cover units as small as the household and as large as the nation-state. Individuals are a special case of community. So defined, communities account for almost all the independent social organization of th...
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    18,65 €

  • Post-Revolutionary Cuban Spanish
    Jesus Nez Romay / Jesus Nunez Romay / Jesus Nzqez Romay
    Because the first socialist revolution in the Americas took place in Cuba, this country has also seen the rise of new terms and the introduction of new, very specific meanings for old terms, adopted as required to express new realities. How can these neologisms be rendered in English, when no English-speaking country has as yet carried out a Marxist-Leninist social revolution a...
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    11,00 €

  • Schizophrenic America
    Anni Damgaard
    Schizophrenic America explores a fundamental conflict in the United States between what we believe to be our inalienable rights and what we experience in every-day-life. This conflict induces a schism in our minds, leading to a 'cultural schizophrenia' in America. This book facilitates the process of reflection. It is a layman’s guide to cultural awareness, written for young a...
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    17,00 €

  • War Memory and Popular Culture
    This collection of essays investigates such diverse vehicles for war commemoration as poems, battlefield tours, souvenirs, books, films, architectural structures, comics, websites, and video games. Drawing on essayists from Australia, Canada, Great Britain, Israel and the United States, this work explores the evolution from traditional to contemporary forms of war commemorat...
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    42,91 €

  • Sexual politics in revolutionary England
    Sam Fullerton / Samuel Fullerton
    This book explores the sudden emergence of graphic sex-talk in English print culture during the events of the English Revolution (1640-60) and argues for the long-term significance of that development for the political culture of late Stuart England and beyond. ...
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    157,04 €

  • The Philosophy of Silence in Different Cultures
    Megan Dennis
    'The Philosophy of Silence in Different Cultures' explores the concept of silence, examining its various forms, historical perspectives, and cultural significance across Eastern, Western, and Indigenous cultures. With insights into the role of silence in spirituality, art, education, and everyday life, this thought-provoking book seeks to foster a deeper understanding of oursel...
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    83,53 €

  • Rejected & Blessed
    Anderea Morara
    Rejected & Blessed is Anderea Morara’s second novel. His first novel, The Sting (EAEP, 2011), has been adopted by many secondary schools as a crucial reader. Rejected & Blessed is set in East Africa, but cast in a global context with the primary purpose of highlighting the human aspects of the continuous cultural transformation from the pre-colonial, colonial and post-colonial ...
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    38,34 €

  • Adaptation and resilience in the performing arts
    Eight teams share their research about live performing arts during the COVID-19 pandemic, reflecting on digital innovations and analogue adaptations in dance and theatre, accessibility and community-building, and on how the pandemic impacted on artists and companies. ...
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    71,25 €

  • Argentina and Her People of To-day
    Nevin O. Winter
    'The Spaniards who first visited the coast of Argentina, and sailed up the broad and imposing river that empties into the Atlantic Ocean, were so impressed with the outlook and prospects, that they named the country Argentina, which means silvery or silver-like, and bestowed upon the majestic stream the name Rio de La Plata, which means river of silver. When their prospectors f...
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    17,73 €

  • Unsaying the Commonplace
    Although he was a man rooted in and engaged with nineteenth-century British culture, George MacDonald was no friend of Victorian convention. As this volume demonstrates, he was part of a tradition of counter-cultural writers, teachers, theologians, and reformers (including S. T. Coleridge, F. D. Maurice, A. J. Scott, and Charles Kingsley)-figures who stood up to injustice, fou...
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    26,29 €

  • Do Dead People Watch You Shower?
    Concetta Bertoldi
    Medium Concetta Bertoldi answers all your questions about life after life. . . from the irreverent: (If the dead are always with us, do they have a XXX view of my bedroom?). . . to the poignant: (Will my deceased father be with me when I walk down the aisle on my wedding day?) . . . to the heartfelt: (When loved ones leave this life too early or under tragic circumstances, are ...
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    13,60 €

  • When to Rob a Bank
    Steven D. Levitt
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    18,68 €

  • From Pushkin to Popular Culture
    Catharine Theimer Nepomnyashchy
    This volume offers readers an engaging collection of published and unpublished articles by Catherine Theimer Nepomnyashchy (1951-2015), one of the most original scholars of Russian culture of her generation. Nepomnyashchy’s work speaks to issues that remain central to Slavic studies today, including imperialism in Russian culture; the resiliency and post-Soviet afterlife of Sta...
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    56,79 €

  • From Pushkin to Popular Culture
    Catharine Theimer Nepomnyashchy
    This volume offers readers an engaging collection of published and unpublished articles by Catherine Theimer Nepomnyashchy (1951-2015), one of the most original scholars of Russian culture of her generation. Nepomnyashchy’s work speaks to issues that remain central to Slavic studies today, including imperialism in Russian culture; the resiliency and post-Soviet afterlife of Sta...
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    216,06 €

  • Touristic World-Making and Fan Pilgrimage in Popular Culture Destinations
    This volume considers world-making as the intersection of the fan pilgrimage experience and the responses of destinations. It examines the emerging field of popular culture tourism and its connection with fan studies and placemaking. It integrates theory and practice and provides evidence-based recommendations for popular culture destinations. ...
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    60,34 €

  • Touristic World-Making and Fan Pilgrimage in Popular Culture Destinations
    This volume considers world-making as the intersection of the fan pilgrimage experience and the responses of destinations. It examines the emerging field of popular culture tourism and its connection with fan studies and placemaking. It integrates theory and practice and provides evidence-based recommendations for popular culture destinations. ...
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    181,95 €

  • Rock Music, Authority and Western Culture, 1964-1980
    James A. Cosby
    The history of rock and roll music can be seen in a long arc of Western civilization’s struggle for both greater individual expression and societal stability. In the 1960s, the West’s relationship with authority ruptured, in part due to the rock revolution. The lessons and implications of this era have yet to be fully grasped. This book examines the key artists, music, and...
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    57,18 €

  • Early Jazz
    Fumi Tomita
    A concise history of early jazz, from its major innovators to its unrecognized heroes. ...
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    127,05 €

  • Using Influencer Marketing as a Digital Business Strategy
    Using Influencer Marketing as a Digital Business Strategy presents a comprehensive exploration of the burgeoning world of digital influencers, whose impact on consumer behavior and brand promotion is rapidly transforming the marketing landscape. This book delves into the most relevant topics in the field, providing a valuable contribution to both management and academia alike. ...
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    347,53 €

  • Using Influencer Marketing as a Digital Business Strategy
    Using Influencer Marketing as a Digital Business Strategy presents a comprehensive exploration of the burgeoning world of digital influencers, whose impact on consumer behavior and brand promotion is rapidly transforming the marketing landscape. This book delves into the most relevant topics in the field, providing a valuable contribution to both management and academia alike. ...
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    262,07 €

  • Torturous Etiquettes
    Daniel Varndell
    Explores the 'torture' of mannered behavior and the prevalence of etiquette as a theme in classical and contemporary Hollywood and European cinema. ...
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    44,47 €

  • Jazz with a Beat
    Tad Richards
    The neglected small group swing sound of the 1940s-60s takes its place in the pantheon of jazz literature. ...
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    26,78 €

  • Jazz with a Beat
    Tad Richards
    The neglected small group swing sound of the 1940s-60s takes its place in the pantheon of jazz literature. ...
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    127,15 €

  • Por todos los caminos
    Celio Turino
    Desde que dejó el Ministerio de Cultura de Brasil, en 2010, Célio Turino ha sido invitado a viajar a distintos países de Latinoamérica para hablar sobre este modelo de política pública que ayudó a crear y que ha establecido nuevos parámetros de gestión y democracia, aplicando conceptos como Estado-red (Manuel Castells) y Estado ampliado (Antonio Gramsci). Teniendo como base de ...
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    75,92 €

  • Your Career in the Media & Creative Industries
    Georgia Stone / Matthew Kerry
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    38,15 €

  • Your Career in the Media & Creative Industries
    Georgia Stone / Matthew Kerry
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    126,71 €

  • Tourists and Trade
    Bruce A. Austin
    How two roadside craft shops in upstate New York transformed American crafts into a fine art. ...
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    29,40 €

  • Cuestión de RESPETO
    Celinda Lake / Ed Goeas
    Cuestióoacute;n de Respeto se dirige a los votantes cansados de un entorno políiacute;tico que acaba en un estancamiento inamovible, cimentado en la base de votantes de un partido político que no aborda soluciones ni intenta comprender al bando contrario. ...
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    16,56 €