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  • Bridging Culturesby Ciara Hogan

    Columbia University Press 2014; US$ 30.99

    With the rapidly developing globalization of various sectors of modern life, individuals, organizations, and nations are becoming increasingly aware of the ways in which cultural diversity may not only be a potential cause of conflict but also a source of growth, creativity, and inspiration. If, traditionally, intercultural mediation has been understood... more...

  • Translating Culturesby David Katan

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 60.95

    As the 21st century gets into stride so does the call for a discipline combining culture and translation. This second edition of Translating Cultures retains its original aim of putting some rigour and coherence into these fashionable words and lays the foundation for such a discipline. This edition has not only been thoroughly revised, but it has... more...

  • The Transformation of the Mediaby Nicholas Stevenson

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 84.95

    The changing pattern of contemporary media is one of the most striking and important transformations of our age. This major new work seeks to understand the implications of a series of mediated processes in relation to public cultures and modern identities. In The Transformation of the Media the author leads the reader through a number of complex... more...

  • The 21st Century Journalism Handbookby Tim Holmes; Sara Hadwin; Glyn Mottershead

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 60.95

    Set against the background of the fundamental issues facing the industry today, The 21st Century Journalism Handbook is a comprehensive guide to the core principles and practices essential to the modern journalist.? Convergence, online, the growth of magazine formats, challenges presented by technology and new demands in news and feature writing... more...

  • Still Not Easy Being Britishby Tariq Modood

    Institute of Education Press 2010; US$ 32.95

    The late 1980s and early 1990s saw dramatic shifts in race relations in Britain. This book is for students of culture, society and politics in higher and further education and at A level, and for those whose professional work is affected by issues of pluralism and the place of religion in society. It can also interest the general reader. more...

  • Ageing, Popular Culture and Contemporary Feminismby Imelda Whelehan; Joel Gwynne

    Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 95.00

    How has popular film, television and fiction responded to the realities of an ageing Western population? This volume analyses this field of representation to argue that, while celebrations of ageing as an inspirational journey are increasing, most depictions still focus on decline and deterioration. more...

  • Die Lebermodelle aus Bo?azköyby An De Vos

    Harrassowitz Verlag 2014; US$ 71.92

    Lebermodelle, also tönerne Nachbildungen von Schafslebern, gehören zu den archäologischen Quellen, die von der altorientalischen Opferschau überliefert sind. Aus dem Aussehen der Leber des Opferschafes wurde auf die Zukunft geschlossen. Auf den Lebermodellen aus Bogazköy sind einzelne Leberbereiche graphisch gekennzeichnet und die entsprechenden Befunde... more...

  • Schönheitsbilder in Frauenzeitschriften: Eine soziologische Analyseby Theresa Manitz

    Diplomica Verlag 2014; US$ 23.14

    Frauen werden in Printmedien unterschiedlich dargestellt und abgebildet. Dieses Buch vergleicht drei Frauenzeitschriften im Hinblick auf die Darstellung und Ästhetik von Frauenbildern. Die untersuchten Zeitschriften (?Elle?, ?Freundin? und ?Frau im Trend?) sprechen unterschiedliche soziale Schichten an und erlauben so einen vertikalen Milieuvergleich.Die... more...

  • medias in resby Till A. Heilmann; Anne von der Heiden; Anna Tuschling

    transcript 2014; US$ 29.19

    »Medias in res« steht seit Horaz für die rhetorische Kunst, sogleich zur Sache zu kommen, mitten in die Dinge hinein. »Medium« wurde das in der Mitte Befindliche genannt und bezeichnete so den Zwischenraum, den Unterschied und die Vermittlung. Von diesem grundlegenden Begriff der Medialität als eines verbindenden und zugleich trennenden Dazwischen... more...

  • Fan Girls and the Mediaby Adrienne Trier-Bieniek

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2015; US$ 64.99

    This collection of essays examines the ways that entertainment and media are created and consumed in conjunction with gender stereotypes, by examining the diverse ways that women are confronting these stereotypes. more...