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  • Beatlenessby Candy Leonard

    Arcade Publishing 2016; US$ 15.99

    A must-have for Beatles fans looking for new insight . . . Leonard uncovers fresh ideas [that] . . . six decades of Beatles literature passed over. The Spectrum Part generational memoir and part cultural history of the sixties, Beatleness is the first book to tell the story of the Beatles and their impact on America from the fans’ perspective.... more...

  • We Did What?! Offensive and Inappropriate Behavior in American Historyby Timothy Jay

    ABC-CLIO 2016; US$ 89.00

    The notion of what is offensive has evolved over time. But what factors dictate decorum and why does it change? This fascinating work delves into the history of "inappropriate" behavior in the United States, providing an in-depth look at what has been considered improper conduct throughout American history—and how it came to be deemed as such. The... more...

  • Celebrity Cultures in Canadaby Katja Lee; Lorraine York

    Wilfrid Laurier University Press 2016; US$ 20.99

    Explores how celebrity phenomena have operated and developed in Canada over the last two centuries. Topics range from politics and sports to film and literature. Essays highlight the trends that characterize Canadian celebrity and explore the specific cultures and institutions that distinguish fame in Canada from fame elsewhere. more...

  • Thinking Popular Cultureby Tara Brabazon

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    This book is about war and popular culture, and war in popular culture. Tara Brabazon summons, probes, questions and reclaims popular culture, challenging the assumptions of war, whiteness, Christianity, modernity and progress that have dominated our lives since September 11.  Addressing modes of thinking, design, music and visual media, Thinking... more...

  • The Ecology of Attentionby Yves Citton

    Wiley 2017; US$ 24.95 US$ 22.46

    Information overload, the shallows, weapons of mass distraction, the googlization of minds: countless commentators condemn the flood of images and information that dooms us to a pathological attention deficit. In this new book, cultural theorist Yves Citton goes against the tide of these standard laments to offer a new perspective on the problem... more...

  • Right to Passageby Zeeshan khan

    SAGE Publications 2016; US$ 24.00

    The book is a journey through a part of the world that has had a tremendous influence on the spiritual, philosophical and material development of human civilisation from as long ago as the 4th millennium BC. more...

  • Economies of Designby Guy Julier

    SAGE Publications 2017; US$ 29.00

    This ground-breaking book   shines a spotlight on how design has become embedded in political economies, emerging as a vital feature of neoliberal economic systems, from urban strategies to commercial processes to government policy-making. more...

  • Handbuch Populäre Kulturby Hans-Otto Hügel

    J.B. Metzler 2017; US$ 51.36

    In diesem Handbuch wird Populäre Kultur als interdisziplinäres Forschungsfeld und als eigenständige Wissenschaftsdisziplin begründet. Es informiert in rund 120 Artikeln über alle Sparten der Populären Kultur wie Literatur, Film, Fernsehen, Musik und Neue Medien. Die Beiträge widmen sich dabei allgemeinen Begriffen (wie z.B. Fan, Glamour, Kult) ebenso... more...

  • I'm Only Here for the WiFiby Chelsea Fagan

    Running Press 2013; US$ 20.00

    Chelsea Fagan has felt the pressures and expectations of young adult life firsthand. Building on the success of her popular articles on Thought Catalog, her book  I’m Only Here for the WiFi  presents an honest, refreshing, and hilarious perspective on the life of a misplaced twentysomething, desperate for advice about how to survive adulthood—all... more...

  • Reading Comicsby Douglas Wolk

    Da Capo Press 2008; US$ 24.00

    Suddenly, comics are everywhere: a newly matured art form, filling bookshelves with brilliant, innovative work and shaping the ideas and images of the rest of contemporary culture. In Reading Comics , critic Douglas Wolk shows us why and how. Wolk illuminates the most dazzling creators of modern comics-from Alan Moore to Alison Bechdel to Chris Ware-and... more...