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This book outlines the importance of understanding culture and its impact on our lives, the strategic value of cultural... see more

This is a free, online textbook offered by Bookboon.com. "Media and Cultural Theory is an ideal guidebook for... see more

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

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Across the margins offers a comparative, theoretically informed analysis of the cultural formation of the Atlantic... 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

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

Every day in Mumbai 5,000 dabbawalas (literally translated as "those who carry boxes") distribute a staggering 200,000... see more

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

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

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

Bourdieu and Literature is a wide-ranging, rigorous and accessible introduction to the relationship between Pierre... see more

This ambitious and vivid study in six volumes explores the journey of a single, electrifying story, from its first... see more

Storytelling plays an important part in the vibrant cultural life of Zambia and in many other communities across Africa.... see more

Rethinking the ways global history is envisioned and conceptualized in diverse countries such as China, Japan, Mexico or... see more

"Still Casting Shadows: A Shared Mosaic of U.S. History" breaks with tradition by presenting a holistic (rather than a... see more

In this ingenious study, Kathryn Rudy takes the reader on a journey to trace the birth, life and afterlife of a... see more

Although this book was written for a specialist audience of advanced scholars and doctoral students, the authors... see more

Based on a series of case studies of globally distributed media and their reception in different parts of the world,... see more

This book offers a detailed account of a range of mHealth initiatives across South, Southeast and East Asia. It provides... see more