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  • Creative Communitiesby Janet McDonald; Robert Mason

    Intellect 2015; US$ 30.00

    This is the first major collection to reimagine and analyse the role of the creative arts in building resilient and inclusive regional communities. Bringing together Australia’s leading theorists in the creative industries, as well as case studies from practitioners working in the creative and performing arts and new material from targeted research... more...

  • Governing Visions of the Realby Lars Weckbecker

    Intellect 2015; US$ 40.00

    Governing Visions of the Real traces the development, governmentality and techniques of Griersonian documentary in Aotearoa/New Zealand throughout the first half of the twentieth century. Paying close attention to the productions of the National Film Unit in the 1940s and 1950s, as well as ambient discourses and practices of government related to film... more...

  • Karaoke Idolsby Kevin Brown; Philip Auslander

    Intellect 2015; US$ 30.00

    Most ethnographers don’t achieve what Kevin Brown did while conducting their research: in his two years spent at a karaoke bar near Denver, Colorado, he wentfrom barely being able to carry a tune to someone whom other karaoke patrons requested to sing. Along the way, he learned everything you might ever want toknow about karaoke and the people... more...

  • Drawing - The Processby Jo Davies; Leo Duff

    Intellect 2005; US$ 10.00

    A major International conference on this theme took place in January 2003. To coincide with this event, this book documents and expands upon the theme of ''drawing the process.'' Much debate and research is currently undertaken in this area and it is the intention of the book to galvanise this, while providing a vehicle for deep enquiry. The publication... more...

  • European Cultures in Sportby Arnd Kruger; James Riordan

    Intellect 2001; US$ 10.00

    Sport occupies a key position in the cultural profile of a nation. This study forms a comparative guide to sport across Europe, in terms of its relative political and social status, its development, and the ways in which it has contributed to national achievement. Covering sport in ten major European states, each native contributor to the study presents:... more...

  • Hollywood Utopiaby Pat Brereton

    Intellect 2004; US$ 10.00

    Utopianism, alongside its more prevalent dystopian opposite together with ecological study has become a magnet for interdisciplinary research and is used extensively to examine the most influential global medium of all time. The book applies a range of interdisciplinary strategies to trace the evolution of ecological representations in Hollywood film... more...

  • Art, Technology, Consciousnessby Roy Ascott

    Intellect 2000; US$ 10.00

    Within a technological context, this volume addresses contemporary theories of consciousness, subjective experience, the creation of meaning and emotion, and relationships between cognition and location. Its focus is both on and beyond the digital culture, seeking to assimilate new ideas emanating from the physical sciences as well as embracing spiritual... more...

  • Engineering Natureby Roy Ascott

    Intellect 2006; US$ 10.00

    This third volume in the Consciousness Reframed series, documenting the very latest artistic and theoretical research in new media and telematics including aspects of artificial life, robotics, technoetics, performance, computer music and intelligent architecture. The contributions to this volume represent the work produced at conferences and in journals... more...

  • Reframing Consciousnessby Roy Ascott

    Intellect 2000; US$ 10.00

    We are in the middle of a process of complex cultural transformation, but to what extent is this matched by the transformation in the way we see ourselves? This book covers a wide-ranging discussion on the interaction between Art, Science and Technology, and goes on to challenge assumptions about 'reality'. Loosely themed around four key elements of... more...

  • Media, Monarchy and Powerby Neil Blain; Hugh O'Donnell

    Intellect 2003; US$ 10.00

    Is obsession with the Royal Family in Britain a fact of culture or an illusion of media culture? What interest do the European media display in their royal families? Does twenty-first century monarchy remain a political and ideological force - or is it just an economic commodity? Media, Monarchy and Power provides a radical insight into the cultural... more...