Coffee House Cultural History

The Coffee House: A Cultural History  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at March 8, 2016
The Coffee House: A Cultural History

The Coffee House: A Cultural History by Markman Ellis
2005 | ISBN: 0753818981, 0297843192 | English | 304 pages | EPUB | 0.9 MB
Authoritarianism, Cultural History, and Political Resistance in Latin America: Exposing Paraguay

Authoritarianism, Cultural History, and Political Resistance in Latin America: Exposing Paraguay By Federico Pous, Alejandro Quin, Marcelino Viera
English | PDF | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 304 Pages | ISBN : 3319535439 | 4.22 MB

This book takes on the challenge of conceptually thinking Paraguayan cultural history within the broader field of Latin American studies. It presents original contributions to the study of Paraguayan culture from a variety of perspectives that include visual, literary, and cultural studies; gender studies, sociology, and political theory.

The Canary Islands: A Cultural History  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Sept. 18, 2017
The Canary Islands: A Cultural History

The Canary Islands: A Cultural History by Juan Cruz Ruiz
English | June 6, 2017 | ISBN: 1590202198 | EPUB | 288 pages | 1.2 MB
Guests in the House: Cultural Transmission Between Slavs and Scandinavians 900 to 1300 AD (repost)

Mats Roslund, "Guests in the House: Cultural Transmission Between Slavs and Scandinavians 900 to 1300 AD"
2007 | ISBN-10: 9004161899 | 558 pages | PDF | 7,7 MB

Peiresc’s Orient: Antiquarianism as Cultural History in the Seventeenth Century  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at Aug. 31, 2017
Peiresc’s Orient: Antiquarianism as Cultural History in the Seventeenth Century

Peter N. Miller, "Peiresc’s Orient: Antiquarianism as Cultural History in the Seventeenth Century"
English | ISBN: 140943298X | 2012 | 374 pages | PDF scan | 51 MB

A Cultural History of Rio de Janeiro after 1889: Glorious Decadence [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by hill0 at Aug. 30, 2017
A Cultural History of Rio de Janeiro after 1889: Glorious Decadence [Repost]

A Cultural History of Rio de Janeiro after 1889: Glorious Decadence by Tom Winterbottom
English | 9 Sept. 2016 | ISBN: 3319312006 | 234 Pages | PDF | 2.85 MB

This book studies architecture and literature of Rio de Janeiro, the “Marvellous City,” from the revolution of 1889 to the Olympics of 2016, taking the reader on a journey through the history of the city.

The Great Cat Massacre and Other Episodes in French Cultural History [Audiobook]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Aug. 26, 2017
The Great Cat Massacre and Other Episodes in French Cultural History [Audiobook]

The Great Cat Massacre and Other Episodes in French Cultural History [Audiobook] by Robert Darnton
English | April 30th, 2017 | ASIN: B002S4SQDO | M4B@64 kbps | 10 hrs 4 mins | 274.84 MB
Narrator: Simon Prebble

When the apprentices of a Paris printing shop in the 1730s held a series of mock trials and then hanged all the cats they could lay their hands on, why did they find it so hilariously funny that they choked with laughter when they reenacted it in pantomime some 20 times? Why in the 18th-century version of Little Red Riding Hood did the wolf eat the child at the end? What did the anonymous townsman of Montpelier have in mind when he kept an exhaustive dossier on all the activities of his native city?

A Cultural History of the Arabic Language  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at Aug. 22, 2017
A Cultural History of the Arabic Language

Sharron Gu, "A Cultural History of the Arabic Language"
English | ISBN: 0786470593 | 2013 | 286 pages | PDF | 3 MB

Frasier: A Cultural History  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Aug. 21, 2017
Frasier: A Cultural History

Joseph J. Darowski, Kate Darowski, "Frasier: A Cultural History (The Cultural History of Television)"
ISBN: 1442277963 | 2017 | EPUB | 252 pages | 46 MB
Sexualised Citizenship: A Cultural History of Philippines-Australian Migration (Gender, Sexualities and Culture in Asia)

Sexualised Citizenship: A Cultural History of Philippines-Australian Migration (Gender, Sexualities and Culture in Asia) by Shirlita Africa Espinosa
English | 14 Sept. 2017 | ISBN: 981104743X | 276 Pages | PDF | 2.26 MB

This book considers the intersections of race, gender and class in multicultural Australia through the lens of migration to the country. Focusing on Philippines-born migration, it presents the profile and history of this minority group through an examination of their print material culture over the last 40 years.