Pompa And Circunstance

Performance, Memory, and Processions in Ancient Rome : The Pompa Circensis  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Dec. 3, 2016
Performance, Memory, and Processions in Ancient Rome : The Pompa Circensis

Performance, Memory, and Processions in Ancient Rome :
The Pompa Circensis from the Late Republic to Late Antiquity

by Jacob A. Latham
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1107130719 | 368 Pages | True PDF | 22.4 MB

The pompa circensis, the procession which preceded the chariot races in the arena, was both a prominent political pageant and a hallowed religious ritual.
Unconventional Protein Secretion: Methods and Protocols (Methods in Molecular Biology, v. 1459)

Unconventional Protein Secretion: Methods and Protocols (Methods in Molecular Biology) by Andrea Pompa, Francesca De Marchis
2016 | ISBN: 1493938029 | English | 273 pages | PDF | 8.5 MB
Imago Triumphalis: The Function and Significance of Triumphal Imagery for Italian Renaissance Rulers

Imago Triumphalis: The Function and Significance of Triumphal Imagery for Italian Renaissance Rulers (Renaissance and Baroque Studies and Texts, V. 31) by Margaret Ann Zaho (Author)
Publisher: Peter Lang Publishing (February 2004) | ISBN-10: 0820462357 | PDF | 3 Mb | 143 pages

The triumphal procession was a prominent and important iconographical tool used by Italian Renaissance rulers in an effort to create and enforce a powerful personal mythology. Independent rulers in fifteenth-century Italy used the motif of the Roman triumph or pompa triumphalis, for self-aggrandizement and personal expression. The image of the triumph, for them, became an immensely significant concetto used in the construction of their personal image.

Marshall Plan Modernism : Italian Postwar Abstraction and the Beginnings of Autonomia  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Jan. 18, 2017
Marshall Plan Modernism : Italian Postwar Abstraction and the Beginnings of Autonomia

Marshall Plan Modernism : Italian Postwar Abstraction and the Beginnings of Autonomia
by Jaleh Mansoor
English | 2016 | ISBN: 0822362457 | 296 Pages | True PDF | 11.8 MB

Focusing on the work of Italian artists Lucio Fontana, Alberto Burri, and Piero Manzoni, Jaleh Mansoor demonstrates and reveals how abstract painting in post-WWII Italy critiqued the economic violence of the Marshall Plan and American hegemony, broke with fascist-associated futurism, and anticipated Italian social unrest in the 1960 and 1970s.

Chinese Space Policy: A Study in Domestic and International Politics  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by DZ123 at Jan. 18, 2017
Chinese Space Policy: A Study in Domestic and International Politics

Roger Handberg, Zhen Li, "Chinese Space Policy: A Study in Domestic and International Politics"
English | 2006 | ISBN: 0415365821 | PDF | pages: 209 | 1.5 mb

Understanding political ideas and movements (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by DZ123 at Jan. 18, 2017
Understanding political ideas and movements (Repost)

Kevin Harrison, Tony Boyd, "Understanding political ideas and movements"
English | 2003 | ISBN: 0719061512 | PDF | pages: 368 | 1.6 mb

Just One of the Guys?: Transgender Men and the Persistence of Gender Inequality  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by DZ123 at Jan. 18, 2017
Just One of the Guys?: Transgender Men and the Persistence of Gender Inequality

Kristen Schilt, "Just One of the Guys?: Transgender Men and the Persistence of Gender Inequality"
English | 2011 | ISBN: 0226738078 | PDF | pages: 226 | 8.3 mb
Tools of Thinking: Understanding the World Through Experience and Reason [TTC Audio]

Tools of Thinking: Understanding the World Through Experience and Reason [TTC Audio]
English | July 8, 2013 | ASIN: B00DTO6HH4 | MP3@96 kbps | 12 hrs 8 mins | + PDF Guidebook | 502 MB
Lecturer: Professor James Hall
Letters to the King of Mari: A New Translation, With Historical Introduction, Notes, and Commentary

Wolfgang Heimpel, "Letters to the King of Mari: A New Translation, With Historical Introduction, Notes, and Commentary"
English | 2003 | ISBN: 1575060809 | PDF | pages: 686 | 5.7 mb

Ha!: The Science of When We Laugh and Why [Audiobook]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Jan. 18, 2017
Ha!: The Science of When We Laugh and Why [Audiobook]

Ha!: The Science of When We Laugh and Why [Audiobook] by Scott Weems
English | April 14, 2014 | ASIN: B00JOPQBY6 | MP3@64 kbps | 7 hrs 10 mins | 198 MB
Narrator: Kalen Allmandinger