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  • Diffusion of Innovations, 5th Editionby Everett M. Rogers

    Free Press 2003; US$ 35.00

    Now in its fifth edition, Diffusion of Innovations is a classic work on the spread of new ideas. In this renowned book, Everett M. Rogers, professor and chair of the Department of Communication & Journalism at the University of New Mexico, explains how new ideas spread via communication channels over time. Such innovations are initially perceived... more...

  • Conceptualizing Cultureby David Griffith

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2008; US$ 199.00

    Culture study is increasingly becoming a leading theory in international marketing research, this special issue examines the role of culture within marketing theory and practice. Debates such as whether consumer cultures are globalizing, glocalizing or localizing; and the validity of different operationalizations of cultural and institutional distance... more...

  • Culture in Minds and Societiesby Jaan Valsiner

    SAGE India 2007; US$ 75.00

    Culture in Minds and Societies makes a decisive break from the post-modernist. theoretical framework that considers knowledge as local and situation-specific. and restores the goal of construction of general knowledge to the social sciences. While recognizing the uniqueness of all human personal experience from birth to. death, it emphasizes the universality... more...

  • Nationalkultur oder europäische Werte?by Julia Sattler

    Deutscher Universitätsverlag 2007; US$ 69.99

    Julia Sattler geht der Frage nach, ob die Auswärtige Kulturpolitik Deutschlands, Frankreichs und Großbritanniens national orientiert bleibt oder ob sie sich zunehmend in den Dienst einer europäischen Außen- und Sicherheitspolitik stellt. Es zeigt sich, dass die Anstrengungen der EU-Mitgliedstaaten, die Union als kohärente Kraft in den internationalen... more...

  • Transformation der Kulturpolitikby Maria Davydchyk

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2011; Not Available

    Maria Davydchyk untersucht die Transformation, Ergebnisse und Besonderheiten der kulturpolitischen Veränderungen in Russland, der Ukraine, Polen und auf dem Gebiet der ehemaligen DDR. Im Mittelpunkt steht die Frage, wie die Transformation der Kulturpolitik charakterisiert werden kann und welche Dimensionen dieser Prozess umfasst. Anhand einer historisch... more...

  • Performing Femininityby Lesa Lockford

    AltaMira Press 2004; US$ 37.99

    Humorous yet touching, Performing Femininity challenges traditional and feminist perspectives on gender. As 'a woman whose brand of feminism is suspect,' Lesa Lockford places herself in the most shameful, the most abject circumstances: an image obsessed weight-watcher, an exotic dancer, and a theatrical performer. By exposing herself to the abject,... more...

  • Adorno and the Ends of Philosophyby Andrew Bowie

    Wiley 2013; US$ 69.95 US$ 60.62

    Theodor Adorno’s reputation as a cultural critic has been well-established for some time, but his status as a philosopher remains unclear. In Adorno and the Ends of Philosophy Andrew Bowie seeks to establish what Adorno can contribute to philosophy today. Adorno’s published texts are notably difficult and have tended to hinder his reception... more...

  • Philosophy in Cultural Theoryby Peter Osborne

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 49.95

    Philosophy in Cultural Theory boldly crosses disciplinary boundaries to offer a philosophical critique of cultural theory today. Drawing on the legacy of Walter Benjamin, Peter Osborne looks critically at central philosophical debates in cultural theory, such as: * the relationship between sign and image * the technological basis of cultural form... more...

  • LARB Digital Editionby Jonathan Hahn

    Los Angeles Review of Books 2014; US$ 2.99

    Does an academic boycott of Israel advance, or damage, the cause for peace in the Middle East? We brought together eight leading scholars to debate the question in an unprecedented forum, "Academic Activism: Israelis, Palestinians, and the Ethics of Boycott." Collectively, their essays equal parts incisive, provocative, and passionate deliver a... more...

  • Gender & Pop Cultureby Adrienne Trier-Bieniek

    SensePublishers 2014; US$ 49.99

    Gender & Pop Culture provides a foundation for the study of gender, pop culture and media. This comprehensive, interdisciplinary text provides text-book style introductory and concluding chapters written by the editors, seven original contributor chapters on key topics and written in a variety of writing styles, discussion questions, additional... more...