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The title of this book is Speaking of Culture and its purpose is to define culture and many other concepts associated... see more

"Hoover provides an excellent introduction to the aesthetics of Japanese culture. Zen History, Zen, Haiku, Ceramics,... see more

Media, Society, Culture, and You is an approachable introductory Mass Communication text that covers major mass... see more

In this fascinating collection of essays Harvard Emeritus Professor Karl S. Guthke examines the ways in which, for... see more

Theory without practice is empty, practice without theory is blind, to adapt a phrase from Immanuel Kant. The sentiment... see more

Theory without practice is empty, practice without theory is blind, to adapt a phrase from Immanuel Kant. The sentiment... see more

Russian women of the nineteenth century are often thought of in their literary incarnations as the heroines of novels... see more

Described by the sixteenth-century English poet George Turbervile as "a people passing rude, to vices vile inclin’d", the... see more

This is a free textbook offered by Saylor Foundation. ' Understanding Media and Culture: An Introduction to Mass... see more

Although the Breslau arts scene was one of the most vibrant in all of Weimar-era Germany, it has largely disappeared from... see more

From the mid-sixteenth to the mid-nineteenth century Russia was transformed from a moderate-sized, land-locked... see more

World History: Cultures, States, and Societies to 1500 offers a comprehensive introduction to the history of humankind... see more

World History: Cultures, States, and Societies to 1500 offers a comprehensive introduction to the history of humankind... see more

Over the eleventh and twelfth centuries, a rise in agricultural production led to an increase in Western Europe’s wealth... see more

World History: Cultures, States, and Societies to 1500 offers a comprehensive introduction to the history of humankind... see more

The present volume explores a specific aspect of creativity in South Asian systems of knowledge, literature and rituals.... see more

Learning Legacies explores the history of cross-cultural teaching approaches, to highlight how women writer-educators... see more

Quoting is all around us. But do we really know what it means? How do people actually quote today, and how did our... see more

This collection brings together a variety of anthropological, historical and sociological case studies from Central Asia... see more

Kansai-ben is the most powerful regional dialect in Japan nowadays, spoken by over twenty million people including those... see more

Our fear of the world ending, like our fear of the dark, is ancient, deep-seated and perennial. It crosses boundaries of... see more

In 1911 Vasily Kandinsky published the first edition of ‘On the Spiritual in Art’, a landmark modernist treatise in which... see more

Gender and Sexualities: An Inquiry provides an interdisciplinary and intersectional framework for thinking critically... see more

The Jazz Republic examines jazz music and the jazz artists who shaped Germany’s exposure to this African American art... see more