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Campaigning Culture and the Global Cold War: The Journals of the Congress for Cultural Freedom

Campaigning Culture and the Global Cold War: The Journals of the Congress for Cultural Freedom By Giles Scott-Smith, Charlotte A. Lerg
English | PDF | 2017 | 333 Pages | ISBN : 1137598662 | 10.84 MB

This book explores the lasting legacy of the controversial project by the Congress for Cultural Freedom, funded by the CIA, to promote Western culture and liberal values in the battle of ideas with global Communism during the Cold War.
D. H. Lawrence, Transport and Cultural Transition: 'A Great Sense of Journeying' [Repost]

D. H. Lawrence, Transport and Cultural Transition: 'A Great Sense of Journeying' by Andrew F. Humphries
English | 18 Apr. 2017 | ISBN: 3319508105 | 297 Pages | PDF | 13.19 MB

This book discusses D. H. Lawrence’s interest in, and engagement with, transport as a literal and metaphorical focal point for his ontological concerns. Focusing on five key novels, this book explores issues of mobility,

Mad Men: A Cultural History (The Cultural History of Television)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at July 24, 2017
Mad Men: A Cultural History (The Cultural History of Television)

Mad Men: A Cultural History (The Cultural History of Television) by M. Keith Booker, Bob Batchelor
English | May 20, 2016 | ISBN: 1442261455 | EPUB | 316 pages | 6.5 MB

The Destruction of Cultural Property as a Weapon of War: ISIS in Syria and Iraq  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at July 24, 2017
The Destruction of Cultural Property as a Weapon of War: ISIS in Syria and Iraq

The Destruction of Cultural Property as a Weapon of War: ISIS in Syria and Iraq By Helga Turku
English | PDF | 2018 | 212 Pages | ISBN : 3319572814 | 3.55 MB

This book aims to advance the understanding of cultural property in armed conflict, and its significance for anti-terrorism and peace-building strategies. As the author argues, ISIS’ orchestrated theft and destruction of cultural property has become a tactic of war.

A Poetics of Forgiveness: Cultural Responses to Loss and Wrongdoing  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by thingska at July 24, 2017
A Poetics of Forgiveness: Cultural Responses to Loss and Wrongdoing

A Poetics of Forgiveness: Cultural Responses to Loss and Wrongdoing by J. Scott
English | 2010 | ISBN: 1349379115, 9781349379118 | 259 Pages | PDF | 4.34 MB

A Room of His Own: A Literary-Cultural Study of Victorian Clubland  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at July 24, 2017
A Room of His Own: A Literary-Cultural Study of Victorian Clubland

A Room of His Own: A Literary-Cultural Study of Victorian Clubland by Barbara Black
English | November 20, 2012 | ASIN: B00ARA7G64, ISBN: 0821420941, 082142016X | 256 pages | EPUB | 4.85 MB

In nineteenth-century London, a clubbable man was a fortunate man, indeed. The Reform, the Athenaeum, the Travellers, the Carlton, the United Service are just a few of the gentlemen’s clubs that formed the exclusive preserve known as “clubland” in Victorian London—the City of Clubs that arose during the Golden Age of Clubs.

The Absent Mother in the Cultural Imagination: Missing, Presumed Dead (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at July 23, 2017
The Absent Mother in the Cultural Imagination: Missing, Presumed Dead (Repost)

The Absent Mother in the Cultural Imagination: Missing, Presumed Dead By Berit Åström
English | PDF | 2017 | 264 Pages | ISBN : 3319490362 | 12.5 MB

This anthology explores the recurring trope of the dead or absent mother in Western cultural productions. Across historical periods and genres, this dialogue has been employed to articulate and debate questions of politics and religion, social and cultural change as well as issues of power and authority within the family.

The Pub: A Cultural Institution  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at July 23, 2017
The Pub: A Cultural Institution

The Pub: A Cultural Institution — from Country Inns to Craft Beer Bars and Corner LocalsAug 18, 2016
by Pete Brown

English | 2016 | ISBN: 1910254525 | 256 pages | EPUB | 79 MB

Race, Politics, and Basketball: A Cultural Education of Everyday Life  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by thingska at July 21, 2017
Race, Politics, and Basketball: A Cultural Education of Everyday Life

Race, Politics, and Basketball: A Cultural Education of Everyday Life by Gerry Kavanaugh
English | 2017 | ISBN: 9463510001, 946351001X, 9789463510004, 9789463510011 | 220 Pages | PDF | 1.19 MB

Class Act: The Cultural and Political Life of Ewan Maccoll (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by leonardo78 at July 20, 2017
Class Act: The Cultural and Political Life of Ewan Maccoll (Repost)

Class Act: The Cultural and Political Life of Ewan Maccoll by Ben Harker
Language: English | 2007 | 352 Pages | ISBN: 0745321658 , 0745321666 | PDF | 1,4 MB

Ewan MacColl is one of the outstanding British singers and songwriters of the mid to late 20th century,and his work has been covered by artists including Roberta Flack, Johnny Cash and the Pogues.