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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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British White Trash

Mark Schmitt

British White Trash

Figurations of Tainted Whiteness in the Novels of Irvine Welsh, Niall Griffiths and John King

07/2018 39,99 € *

Major British novels examined as interdiscursive reflections of the figurations of race and class. A contribution to a critical understanding of racism and classism and its underlying cultural processes.

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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 Situationality of Human-Animal Relations

Thiemo Breyer, Thomas Widlok (eds.)

The Situationality of Human-Animal Relations

Perspectives from Anthropology and Philosophy

06/2018 34,99 € *

The anthology asks for the anthropological and philosophical implications of human-animal relations. It presents a multidisciplinary theoretical approach and clarifies the concept of situationality.

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Pictorial Appearing

Kresimir Purgar

Pictorial Appearing

Image Theory After Representation

06/2018 34,99 € *

The concept of "pictorial appearing" proposes that, instead of just asking what images mean, we should ask ourselves what images are, how they appear and what they do to us.

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Who Can Speak and Who Is Heard/Hurt?

Mahmoud Arghavan, Nicole Hirschfelder, Luvena Kopp, Katharina Motyl (eds.)

Who Can Speak and Who Is Heard/Hurt?

Facing Problems of 'Race', Racism and Ethnic Diversity in the Humanities in Germany

06/2018 39,99 € *

The volume analyzes the mechanisms behind and the implications of racialized power relations in German society and the humanities.

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Empty Action

Marina Gerber

Empty Action

Labour and Free Time in the Art of Collective Actions

06/2018 49,99 € *

The first monograph on the artistic group Collective Actions, which has significantly influenced and formed the Russian branch of Conceptual Art, provides a ground-breaking analysis of their notion of 'Empty Action' in terms of 'art after work'.

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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

06/2018 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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Creating Communities

Nourit Melcer-Padon

Creating Communities

Towards a Description of the Mask-function in Literature

05/2018 34,99 € *

How does historical reality interrelate with fiction? And how much are readers themselves involved in fictional literature? With innovative interpreta...

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TransCoding – From 'Highbrow Art' to Participatory Culture

Barbara Lüneburg

TransCoding – From 'Highbrow Art' to Participatory Culture

Social Media – Art – Research

05/2018 29,99 € *

Social Media – Art – Research. Barbara Lüneburg investigates participatory multimedia art via web 2.0 from an exclusive inside view through artistic research.

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Digital Image Systems

Claus Gunti

Digital Image Systems

Photography and New Technologies at the Düsseldorf School

05/2018 44,99 € *

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

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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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Transnationalizing Radio Research

Golo Föllmer, Alexander Badenoch (eds.)

Transnationalizing Radio Research

New Approaches to an Old Medium

04/2018 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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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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Situating Global Art

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

Situating Global Art

Topologies – Temporalities – Trajectories

03/2018 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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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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Cultures of Video Game Concerns

Estrid Sörensen (ed.)

Cultures of Video Game Concerns

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

02/2018 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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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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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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