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  • The Other Seriousby Christy Wampole

    HarperCollins 2015; Not Available

    An original collection of incandescent cultural criticism, both experimental and personal, full of pragmatic advice for how to live a considered, joyful existence in our era of screen living and hipster irony, by a Gen-X Princeton professor and contributor to The New York Times The essays in The Other Serious examine the signature phenomena of... more...

  • The Other Seriousby Christy Wampole

    HarperCollins 2015; US$ 15.99

    An original collection of incandescent cultural criticism, both experimental and personal, full of pragmatic advice for how to live a considered, joyful existence in our era of screen living and hipster irony, by a Gen-X Princeton professor and contributor to The New York Times The essays in The Other Serious examine the signature phenomena of... more...

  • Heresiesby John Gray

    Granta Publications 2015; US$ 13.32

    By the author of the best-selling Straw Dogs, this book is a characteristically trenchant and unflinchingly clear-sighted collection of reflections on our contemporary lot. more...

  • Le monde des Tontons Flingueursby Marc Lemonier

    City Edition 2015; Not Available

    Les Tontons flingueurs figure au palmarès des films cultes du cinéma français. Un chef d??uvre qui, cinquante ans après, fait toujours partie des films préférés du public. Dans ce dictionnaire « façon puzzle », l?auteur rend hommage à un monument d?humour décalé, de personnages loufoques et de situations abracadabrantesques. Sans oublier les plus grandes... more...

  • Upgradekulturby Dierk Spreen

    transcript 2015; US$ 16.36

    Enhancement, Prothesen, Körper-Upgrade - in letzter Zeit ist eine technologische Durchdringung des Körpers zu beobachten, die als Symptom eines tiefgreifenden gesellschaftlichen, ökonomischen und kulturellen Wandels hin zu einer Optimierungs- und Upgradekultur zu begreifen ist. Warum sollten die sich generalisierenden Optimierungsimperative vor dem... more...

  • Culture and Anarchyby Matthew Arnold

    Open Road Media 2015; US$ 0.99

    Matthew Arnold?s acclaimed collection of essays tackles difficult questions about humanity, culture, society, and the ultimate value of government In this critical masterwork, Matthew Arnold contrasts culture, which seeks to utilize the best of human thought, with anarchy, which derives from the impulse toward nonconformity and the dissolution... more...

  • The Way We Areby Margaret Visser

    Open Road Media 2015; US$ 14.99

    The beloved and bestselling ?anthropologist of everyday life? turns her witty and insightful gaze to the oddities of living in our modern world Over the course of her time as a contributor and editor for  Saturday Night  magazine?a span during which she published her award-winning book  The Rituals of Dinner ?Margaret Visser specialized in thought-provoking... more...

  • Social Research and Royal Commissions (Routledge Revivals)by Martin Bulmer

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 44.95

    Social scientists have proposed several different models for the relationship between social science theory, empirical social research and the actual making of public social policy. This book, first published in 1980, seeks to provide a critical analysis of the impact of research on policy through the detailed examination of the part which research... more...

  • Une crise devenue françaiseby Eric Woerth

    Archipel 2015; Not Available

    La France est entrée dans la crise en 2008 avec le reste du monde, mais elle compte parmi les derniers pays à en sortir. Le retour de la croissance dans le monde accentue le sentiment de notre impuissance, nous dont les perspectives de reprise ne cessent de s?éloigner et qui semblons incapables de redresser nos finances publiques. Les fragilités de... more...

  • Drugs, sex & rock'n'rollby Billy Idol

    Archipel 2015; Not Available

    Avec sa chevelure peroxydée et sa fougue rebelle, Billy Idol est resté une icône du rock?n?roll. De son enfance en Angleterre à sa gloire au moment de la révolution punk-pop, cette autobiographie révèle les détails intimes de son parcours. Il se souvient des moments clés qui ont marqué son parcours, sa musique et sa carrière, dans le sillage des Sex... more...