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  • Reality Hungerby David Shields

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2010; US$ 15.95

    With this landmark book, David Shields fast-forwards the discussion of the central artistic issues of our time. Who owns ideas? How clear is the distinction between fiction and nonfiction? Has the velocity of digital culture rendered traditional modes obsolete? Exploring these and related questions, Shields orchestrates a chorus of voices, past... more...

  • Celluloid Deitiesby Preminda Jacob

    Lexington Books 2008; US$ 94.99

    This book focuses attention on an aspect of India's dynamic and vibrant street art: billboard size advertisements, hand-painted for the entertainment cinema industry and local political parties, that unfurl mural-like across the urban landscape of Chennai, located in the southern state of Tamil Nadu, India. The making and consuming of this public art... more...

  • Tag Teaming the Pressby James E. Mueller

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2008; US$ 36.99

    Chapter 1 Tag Teaming the Press Chapter 2 We to They Chapter 3 He Wants to Please Chapter 4 She Wants to Control Chapter 5 Azalea Pink Rage and the Book of Accounts Chapter 6 Tag Team: Enter the Secret Weapon Chapter 7 Tag Team: Enter the Rock Star Surrogate Chapter 8 Knee-Jerk Liberal Press or Republican Noise Machine? Chapter 9 How Could You Prepare... more...

  • The Japanification of Children's Popular Cultureby Mark I. West

    Scarecrow Press 2008; US$ 54.99

    This collection of nineteen essays provides a helpful overview of several media....As a whole, the book effectively illustrates often mutually beneficial networks connecting Japanese and American products from 1950s to the early 2000s. It provides helpfulintroductions to manga, film and television anime, and video games; discusses how they are related;... more...

  • Cultural Analysisby Jim McGuigan

    SAGE Publications 2009; US$ 49.00

    Cutting edge and critically acclaimed work on cultural analysis from one of the most well-known and respected authors in cultural studies today. more...

  • The World Is Bigger Nowby Euna Lee; Lisa Dickey

    Crown/Archetype 2010; US$ 25.00

    For the first time, Euna Lee?the young wife, mother, and film editor detained in North Korea?tells a harrowing, but ultimately inspiring, story of survival and faith in one of the most isolated parts of the world.   On March 17, 2009, Lee and her Current TV colleague Laura Ling were working on a documentary about the desperate lives of North Koreans... more...

  • Star Trek as Mythby Matthew Wilhelm Kapell

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2010; US$ 39.95

    In the past, the examination of myth has traditionally been the study of the "Primitive" or the "Other." More recently, myth has been increasingly employed in movies and in television productions. Nowhere is this more apparent than in the Star Trek television and movie franchise. This collection of essays on Star Trek brings together... more...

  • The Global Grapevineby Gary Alan Fine; Bill Ellis

    Oxford University Press, USA 2010; US$ 23.99

    Soon after 9/11, wild rumors began to spread: that Arab-Americans were celebrating publicly, that some people had been warned, that politicians knew all along. The Global Grapevine reveals how--through our everyday thoughts and conversations, and the rumors we spread--we grapple with the new global world. Drawn from diverse sources, the book illuminates... more...

  • Israeli Media and the Framing of Internal Conflictby Shoshana Madmoni-Gerber

    Palgrave Macmillan 2009; US$ 105.00

    This book examines bias within the state of Israel and the media at large, through the lens of the news coverage of the Yemenite Babies Affair. The Yemenite Babies Affair is the emotionally laden, yet still unresolved, story of the alleged kidnapping of hundreds of Yemenite babies upon their arrival to Israel during the 1950s.  In analyzing fifty... more...

  • True Blood and Philosophyby William Irwin; George A. Dunn; Rebecca Housel

    Wiley 2010; US$ 18.95

    GEORGE A. DUNN is a lecturer at the University of Indianapolis and Ningbo Institute of Technology, Zhejiang University, China. He contributed to Battlestar Galactica and Philosophy , X-Men and Philosophy , Terminator and Philosophy , Twilight and Philosophy , Alice in Wonderland and Philosophy , Iron Man and Philosophy , and Mad Men and Philosophy... more...