Mcdonald's And The Culture of Power

Celebrity in Chief : A History of the Presidents and the Culture of Stardom  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Nov. 18, 2016
Celebrity in Chief : A History of the Presidents and the Culture of Stardom

Celebrity in Chief : A History of the Presidents and the Culture of Stardom,
With a New Epilogue on Hillary and “The Donald”

by Kenneth T. Walsh
English | 2017 | ISBN: 1138235776 | 282 Pages | True PDF | 25 MB

With the advent of Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton as presidential nominees, the examination of the role of celebrity culture in the White House takes on a fresh appeal.

Playing to Win : Sports, Video Games, and the Culture of Play  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Nov. 11, 2016
Playing to Win : Sports, Video Games, and the Culture of Play

Playing to Win : Sports, Video Games, and the Culture of Play
by Thomas P. Oates and Robert Alan Brookey
English | 2015 | ISBN: 0253015022 | 260 Pages | True PDF | 1.83 MB

In this era of big media franchises, sports branding has crossed platforms, so that the sport, its television broadcast, and its replication in an electronic game are packaged and promoted as part of the same fan experience.
The True Image: Gravestone Art and the Culture of Scotch Irish Settlers in the Pennsylvania and Carolina Backcountry

The True Image: Gravestone Art and the Culture of Scotch Irish Settlers in the Pennsylvania and Carolina Backcountry by Daniel W. Patterson
English | 30 Oct. 2012 | ISBN: 0807835676 | 496 Pages | EPUB | 15 MB

A thousand unique gravestones cluster around old Presbyterian churches in the piedmont of the two Carolinas and in central Pennsylvania. Most are the vulnerable legacy of three generations of the Bigham family, Scotch Irish stonecutters whose workshop near Charlotte created the earliest surviving art of British settlers in the region. In The True Image, Daniel Patterson documents the craftsmanship of this group and the current appearance of the stones.

The Fall of the Iron Curtain and the Culture of Europe  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at Oct. 20, 2016
The Fall of the Iron Curtain and the Culture of Europe

Peter I. Barta, Katalin Bogyay, "The Fall of the Iron Curtain and the Culture of Europe"
English | ISBN: 0415592372 | 2013 | 140 pages | PDF | 1 MB
Bill Moushey, Robert Dvorchak - Game Over: Jerry Sandusky, Penn State, and the Culture of Silence [Repost]

Bill Moushey, Robert Dvorchak - Game Over: Jerry Sandusky, Penn State, and the Culture of Silence
2012 | ISBN: 0062201131 | English | 224 pages | MOBI | 20 MB
For The Love of Hops: The Practical Guide to Aroma, Bitterness and the Culture of Hops

Stan Hieronymus, "For The Love of Hops: The Practical Guide to Aroma, Bitterness and the Culture of Hops"
2012 | ISBN-10: 1938469011 | 326 pages | PDF | 6 MB
Joan Judge, "Print and Politics: ‘Shibao’ and the Culture of Reform in Late Qing China"

Joan Judge, "Print and Politics: ‘Shibao’ and the Culture of Reform in Late Qing China"
Publisher: Stanford Univ Pr | 1997 | ISBN: 0804727414 | English | PDF | 312 pages | 22.6 Mb

Print and Politics offers a cultural history of a late Qing newspaper, Shibao, the most influential reform daily of its time. Exploring the simultaneous emergence of a new print culture and a new culture of politics in early-twentieth-century China, the book treats Shibao as both institution and text and demonstrates how the journalists who wrote for the paper attempted to stake out a “middle realm” of discourse and practice. …

Paul and the Dynamics of Power  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by alt_f4 at March 27, 2016
Paul and the Dynamics of Power

Paul and the Dynamics of Power: Communication and Interaction in the Early Christ-Movement (The Library of New Testament Studies) by Kathy Ehrensperger
English | Nov. 1, 2007 | ISBN: 0567043746 | 250 Pages | PDF | 27 MB

In this illuminating study Kathy Ehrensperger looks at the question of Paul's use of power and authority as an apostle who understands himself as called to proclaim the Gospel among the gentiles.

Free Markets and the Culture of Common Good  

Posted by tanas.olesya at Jan. 30, 2016
Free Markets and the Culture of Common Good

Free Markets and the Culture of Common Good (Ethical Economy) by Martin Schlag
English | 21 Apr. 2012 | ISBN: 9400729898 | 260 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

Recent economic development and the financial and economic crisis require a change in our approach to business and finance. This book combines theology, economy and philosophy in order to examine in detail the idea that the functioning of a free market economy depends upon sound cultural and ethical foundations.
Peasant Rebels Under Stalin: Collectivization and the Culture of Peasant Resistance [Repost]

Peasant Rebels Under Stalin: Collectivization and the Culture of Peasant Resistance by Lynne Viola
English | 1996 | ISBN: 0195101979 | 312 Pages | PDF | 20 MB

This history of the peasant rebellion against Soviet collectivization demonstrates that the scope of peasant resistance was more serious than previously assumed.