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- ABC-CLIO 2010; US$ 55.00
This volume compiled by Ilan Stavans examines the importance of ritual and celebration and the quincea?era celebration's growing social importance to in the Latino community, particularly in the United States. ||The essays explore the quincea?era and the coming-of-age ritual from various angles. Prior to 2007, the quincea?era received no formal ritual... more...
- I.B.Tauris 2009; US$ 99.00
The enigmatic and richly illustrative tarot deck reveals a host of strange and iconic mages, such as The Tower, The Wheel of Fortune, The Hanged Man and The Fool: over which loom the terrifying figures of Death and The Devil. The 21 numbered playing cards of tarot have always exerted strong fascination, way beyond their original purpose, and the multiple... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2011; US$ 138.00
Festivals and the Cultural Public Sphere provides the first major social scientific study of these festivals in the wake of their explosion in popularity over the past decade. It explores the cultural significance of contemporary arts festivals from their location within the cultural public sphere, examining them as sites for contestation and democratic... more...
- Pickering & Chatto Publishers 2011; US$ 99.00
This book fills a significant gap in the literature on eighteenth-century social and cultural history. Starting with their production and trade, Sorge-English looks at the intricacies of the staymakers craft, the role of gender in the design and manufacture of stays and the changing shape of stays over time. more...
- Reaktion Books 2010; US$ 15.95
From chai to oolong to sencha, tea is one of the world’s most popular beverages. Perhaps that is because it is a unique and adaptable drink, consumed in many different varieties by cultures across the globe and in many different settings, from the intricate traditions of Japanese teahouses to the elegant tearooms of Britain to the verandas... more...
- Indiana University Press 2011; US$ 20.95
The universal act of dressing -- shared by both men and women, young and old, rich and poor, minority and majority -- has shaped human interactions, communicated hopes and fears about the future, and embodied what it means to be Somali. Heather Marie Akou mines politics and history in this rich and compelling ... more...
- Haufe Lexware Verlag 2011; US$ 5.12
Hauptbeschreibung Ob Firmenfeier, Tag der offenen Tür oder internationaler Kongress - mit diesem TaschenGuide organisieren Sie das perfekte Firmenevent. Sie erfahren, wie Sie Veranstaltungen perfekt planen, durchführen und nachbereiten können. Mit praxiserprobten Tipps. Jede Firmenveranstaltung ist ein Aushängeschild. Nutzen Sie die Gelegenheit,... more...
- Hunter Publishing 2009; US$ 8.99
This is a guide to all aspects of Palermo and its surroundings: where to stay and eat, what to see and do, how to get around. The island of Sicily is like another world compared to the rest of Italy - only three km away over the Messina Straits. And in fact the people proclaim themselves Sicilians first, with distinct differences in language, culture,... more...
- Hunter Publishing 2009; US$ 8.99
San Juan is the oldest city in US territory, and the second-oldest in the Americas, and stakes its claim as the cultural and economic hub of the Caribbean. With high-end designer and jewelry shops, more than 30 limousine services in the phone book and more banks than you would want to count, it displays all the trappings of the wealthiest large city... more...
- F+W Media 2007; US$ 9.95
Where did Rudolph the Red Nose Reindeer Get His Start? At Montgomery Ward's! Copywriter Robert May wrote the story as a giveaway to attract families with children to do their holiday shopping at the store. Which famous carol is actually a secret Christian code? It's "The Twelve Days of Christmas!" The partridge "in the pear tree" is code for... more...