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- Palgrave Macmillan 2006; US$ 41.00
This book compares the state of knowledge on men and masculinities in 14 countries across Europe, examining the effects of social change, Europeanization, globalization and new post-socialist configurations of Europe for men. Special attention is given to home and work, social exclusion, violence, and health. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 50.95
This college-level handbook offers a comprehensive and accessible overview of sociological and cultural perspectives on the human body. Organized along the lines of a standard anatomical textbook delineated by body parts and processes, this volume subverts the expected content in favor of providing tools for social and cultural analysis. Students... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 195.00
Research on popular culture is a dynamic, fast-growing domain. In scholarly terms, it cuts across many areas, including communication studies, sociology, history, American studies, anthropology, literature, journalism, folklore, economics, and media and cultural studies. The Routledge Companion to Global Popular Culture provides an authoritative,... more...
- Stanford University Press 2014; US$ 34.95
Heralding a push for higher education to adopt a more global perspective, the term "globalizing knowledge" is today a popular catchphrase among academics and their circles. The complications and consequences of this desire for greater worldliness, however, are rarely considered critically. In this groundbreaking cultural-political sociology of knowledge... more...
- Springer 2007; US$ 39.95
Der Autor bietet eine Gesamtansicht eines großen Themas und zugleich einer analytischen Methode zur Erfassung von Kulturen: Erzählung und Erzählen. Im Gefolge der kulturellen Wende in Human- und Sozialwissenschaften kommt den Theorien des Narrativen eine ganz neue und maßgebliche Bedeutung zu, die im Werk ausführlich erläutert werden. Im angewandten... more...
- 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...
- 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...
- Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2009; US$ 199.00
Contains a selection of papers based on presentations made at the Bridging Worlds conference organised by the National Library of Singapore in October 2008. The Bridging Worlds conference was aimed at information/knowledge/culture professionals and educators, and according to its website (http://www.bridgingworlds.sg/) it focused on how the information,... more...
- Springer Fachmedien 2007; US$ 59.99