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  • "Greed Is Good" and Other Fablesby Tony Osborne

    ABC-CLIO 2012; US$ 53.00

    The office in popular culture is often depicted as a topsy-turvy parallel universe where psychological disorders are legitimized as "managerial styles" and comically depraved bosses torment those who do the actual work. During the 1950s, the Beats chose denim and the open road over gray flannel suits and office jobs, but today their grandchildren?Generation... more...

  • The Late Age of Printby Ted Striphas

    Columbia University Press 2009; US$ 23.99

    Ted Striphas argues that, although the production and propagation of books have undoubtedly entered a new phase, printed works are still very much a part of our everyday lives. With examples from trade journals, news media, films, advertisements, and a host of other commercial and scholarly materials, Striphas tells a story of modern publishing that... more...

  • Encyclopedia of Video Games: The Culture, Technology, and Art of Gaming [2 volumes]by Mark Wolf

    ABC-CLIO 2012; US$ 208.00

    This two-volume encyclopedia addresses the key people, companies, regions, games, systems, institutions, technologies, and theoretical concepts in the world of video games, serving as a unique resource for students. The work comprises over 300 entries from 97 contributors, including Ralph Baer and Nolan Bushnell, founders of the video game industry... more...

  • 50 Things You're Not Supposed to Knowby Russ Kick

    Red Wheel Weiser 2004; US$ 11.95

    Ever feel like you?re being kept in the dark? Do you feel like the facts and history you rely on might not be the truth, the whole truth and nothing but? Russ Kick delivers a second round of stunning information, forgotten facts and hidden history?all thoroughly researched and documented. Sized for quick reference, filled with facts, illustrations,... more...

  • Smile Or Dieby Barbara Ehrenreich

    Granta Publications 2010; US$ 12.51

    A brilliant, savagely funny attack on the cult of positive thinking ? Ehrenreich?s most compelling book since Nickel and Dimed. more...

  • NITPICKER'S GUIDE FOR DEEP SPACE (NEXT)by Phil Farrand

    Random House Publishing Group 2013; US$ 12.95

    Every episode of the first four seasons of equipment oddities, weird science, strange but true observations, and nutty technical difficulties for discriminating fans of Deep Space Nine . Commanders Log, DS9 : Star Date 46379.1:  Bajor below.  The cosmos above. Bloopers Everywhere! How long is the wormhole?   In "Emissary," it is 70,000 light... more...

  • Organizations and Popular Cultureby Carl Rhodes; Simon Lilley

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95

    Throughout its history, popular mass-mediated culture has turned its attention to representing and interrogating organizational life. As early as Charlie Chaplin?s cinematic classic Modern Times and as recently as the primetime television hit The Simpsons , we see cultural products that engage reflexively in coming to terms with the meaning of... more...

  • Arab Cultural Studiesby Anastasia Valassopoulos

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 53.95

    This book seeks to both showcase and further develop innovative research and debates on contemporary Arab cultural production. Popular culture in the form of cinema, popular music, literature, visual media and cyber-cultures, both local and imported, enjoy a central role in Arab cultural life, and the contributors to this innovative collection showcase... more...

  • American Taboo: The Forbidden Words, Unspoken Rules, and Secret Morality of Popular Cultureby Lauren Rosewarne

    ABC-CLIO 2013; US$ 58.00

    Flatulence ? male nudity ? abortion ? masturbation: these are just a few of the taboo topics in the United States. What do culturally enforced silences about certain subjects say about our society?and our latent fears? This work provides a broad yet detailed overview of popular culture's most avoided topics to explain why they remain off-limits and... more...

  • 100 People Who Are Screwing Up Americaby Bernard Goldberg

    HarperCollins 2009; US$ 10.49

    The number one New York Times bestselling author of Bias delivers another bombshell?this time aimed at . . . 100 People Who Are Screwing Up America No preaching. No pontificating. Just some uncommon sense about the things that have made this country great?and the culprits who are screwing it up. Bernard Goldberg takes dead aim at the America... more...