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100 American Crime Writers
100 American Crime Writers
S. Powell
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:100 American Crime Writers features discussion and analysis of the lives of crime writers and their key works, examining the developments in American crime writing from the Golden Age to hardboiled detective fiction. This study is essential to schol...
21st Century Jocks: Sporting Men and Contemporary Heterosexuality
21st Century Jocks: Sporting Men and Contemporary...
E. Anderson
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:Drawing on hundreds of interviews with 15-22 year old straight and gay male athletes in both the United States and the United Kingdom, this book explores how jocks have redefined heterosexuality, and no longer fear being thought gay for behaviors tha...
A Cultural History of British Euroscepticism
A Cultural History of British Euroscepticism
M. Spiering
editor: Springer
ano: 2015
descrição:Why are the British so Euro-sceptic? Forget about tedious treaties, party politics or international relations. The real reason is that the British do not feel European. This book explores and explains the cultural divide between Britain and Europe, w...
A Global Doll's House
A Global Doll's House
Julie Holledge;...
editor: Springer
ano: 2016
descrição:This book addresses a deceptively simple question: what accounts for the global success of A Doll’s House, Henrik Ibsen’s most popular play? Using maps, networks, and images to explore the world history of the play’s production, this question is cons...
A History of Charisma
A History of Charisma
J. Potts
editor: Springer
ano: 2009
descrição:This book traces the history of the word 'charisma', and the various meanings assigned to it, from its first century origins in Christian theology to its manifestations in twenty-first century politics and culture, while considering how much of the w...
A History of the Modern British Ghost Story
A History of the Modern British Ghost Story
S. Hay
editor: Springer
ano: 2011
descrição:Ghost stories are always in conversation with novelistic modes with which they are contemporary. This book examines examples from Sir Walter Scott, Charles Dickens, Henry James and Rudyard Kipling, amongst others, to the end of the twentieth century,...
A Journey into Women's Studies
A Journey into Women's Studies
R. Pande
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:The present book is a journey of many women across the world who have struggled to give women's studies visibility. Drawing upon the contributors' diverse experiences and concerns, it explores the metamorphosis of women's studies from the early days ...
A New History of British Documentary
A New History of British Documentary
J. Chapman
editor: Springer
ano: 2015
descrição:A New History of British Documentary is the first comprehensive overview of documentary production in Britain from early film to the present day. It covers both the film and television industries and demonstrates how documentary practice has adapted ...
A Poetics of Postmodernism and Neomodernism
A Poetics of Postmodernism and Neomodernism
M. Latham
editor: Springer
ano: 2015
descrição:This new book examines how a range of authors today perpetuate Virginia Woolf's literary legacy, by creating new forms adapted to their new ages and audiences. Addressing questions about the current penchant for refashioning our canon in order to upd...
A Sociology of Culture, Taste and Value
A Sociology of Culture, Taste and Value
S. Stewart
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:This book explores sociological debates in relation to culture, taste and value. It argues that sociology can contribute to debates about aesthetic value and to an understanding of how people evaluate.
A Sociology of the World Rally Championship
A Sociology of the World Rally Championship
H. Naess
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:Drawing upon interviews with key people in the World Rally Championship as well as trans-local ethnographic research, this book explores questions of commerciality and sporting identity, tackling the sport's controversial handling of the shift into '...
Advertising, Commercial Spaces and the Urban
Advertising, Commercial Spaces and the Urban
Anne M. Cronin
editor: Springer
ano: 2010
descrição:Providing a detailed account of contemporary outdoor advertising and its relationship with urban space, this book examines what the outdoor advertising industry tells us about the commercial production of urban space, what industry practices reveal a...