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A Poetics of Neurosis

Elena Furlanetto, Dietmar Meinel (eds.)

A Poetics of Neurosis

Narratives of Normalcy and Disorder in Cultural and Literary Texts

08/2018 39,99 € *

This volume investigates how neuroses are romanticized or vilified in literary and cultural texts to illustrate unresolved cultural tensions.

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Silence About Race?

Frank Peter (ed.)

Silence About Race?

Reconfigurations of Racism in Contemporary Europe

07/2018 ab 31,99 € *

This volume examines the difficulty of naming racism in contemporary Europe and explores the critical purchase and effectiveness of analytical concepts of racism in national contexts.

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The Loop

Kai Horstmannshoff

The Loop

Chicago Architecture and the Social Imaginary

04/2018 39,99 € *

An exploration of how architecture institutes changing social conceptions of the human and its world.

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Exploring the Fantastic

Ina Batzke, Eric C. Erbacher, Linda M. Heß, Corinna Lenhardt (eds.)

Exploring the Fantastic

Genre, Ideology, and Popular Culture

03/2018 39,99 € *

Exploring the far-reaching theoretical and cultural importance of the fantastic – this volume illuminates interdisciplinary approaches.

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Aesthetic Matters

Elke Bippus, Monica Gaspar, Priska Gisler, Monika Kurath (eds.)

Aesthetic Matters

Becoming an Artist, a Designer, an Architect in the Age of Bologna

03/2018 34,99 € *

How did the epistemic cultures in the arts, design and architecture react to the demanding contexts of academization, medialization and economization of knowledge.

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Northern Light

Chris Goldie, Darcy White (eds.)

Northern Light

Landscape, Photography and Evocations of the North

02/2018 79,99 € *

This timely book explores how Northern landscapes in photography are shaped by imagination and lived experience as well as given meaning through history and culture.

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Education and Development in Afghanistan

Uwe H. Bittlingmayer, Anne-Marie Grundmeier, Reinhart Kößler, Diana Sahrai, Fereschta Sahrai (eds.)

Education and Development in Afghanistan

Challenges and Prospects

02/2018 39,99 € *

A discussion on the ambivalent and contradictory dimensions of an educational driven development strategy on the case of Afghanistan.

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A Senior Moment

Line Grenier, Fannie Valois-Nadeau (eds.)

A Senior Moment

Cultural Mediations of Memory and Ageing

02/2018 39,99 € *

This book explores how ageing is experienced across the lifespan through studies of practices, objects, representations and narratives of memory.

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Power Relations in Black Lives

Christa Buschendorf (ed.)

Power Relations in Black Lives

Reading African American Literature and Culture with Bourdieu and Elias

02/2018 ab 26,99 € *

The contributions of this volume offer new readings of Black literature and culture by applying key concepts of relational sociology by Bourdieu and Elias.

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The »Spectral Turn«

Zuzanna Dziuban

The »Spectral Turn«

Jewish Ghosts in the Polish Post-Holocaust Imaginaire

02/2018 ab 26,99 € *

This book provides a critical analysis of the emergent figure of the Jewish ghost in contemporary Polish popular culture, literature and critical art.

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Radio as Art

Anne Thurmann-Jajes, Ursula Frohne, Jee-Hae Kim, Maria Peters, Franziska Rauh, Sarah Rothe (eds.)

Radio as Art

Concepts, Spaces, Practices

02/2018 39,99 € *

Acoustic signals, voice, sound, articulation, music and spatial networking are dispositifs of radio art, which brought forth a great number of artistic practices.

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Beyond the Civil War Hospital

Kirsten Twelbeck

Beyond the Civil War Hospital

The Rhetoric of Healing and Democratization in Northern Reconstruction Writing, 1861–1882

02/2018 49,99 € *

This book helps readers understand Reconstruction as a period of emotional turmoil that precipitated a struggle for form in cultural production.

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Normed Children

Erik Schneider, Christel Baltes-Löhr (eds.)

Normed Children

Effects of Gender and Sex Related Normativity on Childhood and Adolescence

02/2018 34,99 € *

Princess Lillifee, Bob the Builder, Kinder Surprise Eggs for girls. Why is gender role typical behaviour taught to children from an early age and what alternatives are there? A plea for an education beyond strict gender dichotomy norms.

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Global Photographies

Sissy Helff, Stefanie Michels (eds.)

Global Photographies

Memory – History – Archives

02/2018 34,99 € *

This compilation connects photography to global practices in historic perspective. Colonial and postcolonial photography is presented as an entangled and contested site.

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Cultures of Video Game Concerns

Estrid Sörensen (ed.)

Cultures of Video Game Concerns

"The Child" Across Families, Law, Science and Industry

01/2018 39,99 € *

Although the same computer games are played across cultures, they give rise to different concerns: nationally, across families, law, science and industry.

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Melting Pots & Mosaics: Children of Immigrants in US-American Literature

Rüdiger Heinze

Melting Pots & Mosaics: Children of Immigrants in US-American Literature

01/2018 49,99 € *

This work provides an extensive, comparative discussion of US-American literature about children of immigrants from different ethnic groups and different historical contexts.

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Transnationalizing Radio Research

Golo Föllmer, Alexander Badenoch (eds.)

Transnationalizing Radio Research

New Approaches to an Old Medium

01/2018 39,99 € *

Transnationalizing Radio Research is an essential research guide to radio's global entanglements from its first decades to its recent digital transformations.

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Faking, Forging, Counterfeiting

Daniel Becker, Annalisa Fischer, Simone Niehoff, Florencia Sannders, Yola Schmitz (eds.)

Faking, Forging, Counterfeiting

Discredited Practices at the Margins of Mimesis

01/2018 34,99 € *

Forgeries are an omnipresent part of our culture. The contributions focus on such different implementations such as faked traditions, imposters, identity theft and hoaxes in different contexts. They scrutinize the bonds and borders between original and forgery, and turn out their epistemic capability.

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Digital Image Systems

Claus Gunti

Digital Image Systems

Photography and New Technologies at the Düsseldorf School

01/2018 44,99 € *

Artistic responses: How digital technologies influenced the photographic work of Thomas Ruff, Andreas Gursky and Jörg Sasse.

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Aesthetic Practices and Spatial Configurations

Hannah Baader, Martina Becker, Niharika Dinkar (eds.)

Aesthetic Practices and Spatial Configurations

Historical and Transregional Perspectives

01/2018 34,99 € *

Aesthetic practices shape and are shaped by spatial formations. This volume surveys configurations of spaces as macro, micro and meso, and studies the ways they are created, described, negotiated and appropriated across cultures.

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Situating Global Art

Sarah Dornhof, Birgit Hopfener, Barbara Lutz, Nanne Buurman (eds.)

Situating Global Art

Topologies – Temporalities – Trajectories

01/2018 39,99 € *

Since the early 1990s, the term "Global Art" has gone hand in hand with an expansion of the canon while not always reflecting the plurality of art worlds. This volume interrogates contemporary practices of art, curating, historiography and criticism with regard to their transcultural situatedness.

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Dealing with Elusive Futures

Noemi Steuer, Michelle Engeler, Elísio Macamo (eds.)

Dealing with Elusive Futures

University Graduates in Urban Africa

12/2017 34,99 € *

This edited volume depicts how young people create and imagine their future after having obtained a university degree.

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Mistrust

Florian Mühlfried (ed.)

Mistrust

Ethnographic Approximations

12/2017 34,99 € *

Mistrust is usually treated as an annoying absence and a societal failure. This book takes a step back and explores what people actually do when they mistrust.

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Digital Media and Textuality

Daniela Côrtes Maduro (ed.)

Digital Media and Textuality

From Creation to Archiving

11/2017 39,99 € *

How have digital media changed our notions of textuality, narrative and medium and the ways we write, read and teach? This volume assembles answers from different fields.

   
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