Distinction A Social Critique of The Judgement of Taste

Pierre Bourdieu, "Distinction: A Social Critique of the Judgement of Taste"  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by TimMa at Aug. 14, 2014
Pierre Bourdieu, "Distinction: A Social Critique of the Judgement of Taste"

Pierre Bourdieu, "Distinction: A Social Critique of the Judgement of Taste"
Publisher: Harvard Univ Pr | 1984 | ISBN: 0674212770 | English | PDF | 640 pages | 44.83 Mb

No judgement of taste is innocent. In a word, we are all snobs. Pierre Bourdieu brilliantly illuminates this situation of the middle class in the modern world. France's leading sociologist focusses here on the French bourgeoisie, its tastes and preferences. Distinction is at once a vast ethnography of contemporary France and a dissection of the bourgeois mind. …
The Dutch Language in Britain (1550-1702): A Social History of the Use of Dutch in Early Modern Britain

Christopher Joby, "The Dutch Language in Britain (1550-1702): A Social History of the Use of Dutch in Early Modern Britain"
English | ISBN: 9004285180 | 2015 | 452 pages | PDF | 6 MB

Music in the Jewish Community of Palestine 1880-1948 - Jehoash Hirshberg (1996)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by shofar at Nov. 6, 2011
Music in the Jewish Community of Palestine 1880-1948 - Jehoash Hirshberg (1996)

Music in the Jewish Community of Palestine 1880-1948 - Jehoash Hirshberg (1996)
Publisher: O..U..P 1996 | 312 Pages | ISBN: 0198166516 | PDF | 4.4 MB
Jaco Pastorius Big Band - Word Of Mouth Revisited (2003) SACD ISO + Hi-Res FLAC

Jaco Pastorius Big Band - Word Of Mouth Revisited (2003)
SACD ISO | DST64 2.0 & 5.1 > 1-bit/2.8224 MHz | 71:35 minutes | Scans included | 4,61 GB
or FLAC 2.0 Stereo (converted with foobar2000 to tracks) 24bit/88,2 kHz | Scans | 1,55 GB
Features Stereo and Multichannel surround sound

It's a grand gathering of the Lords of the Lower Frequencies: bassists Marcus Miller, Victor Bailey, Victor Wooten, Jimmy Haslip, Christian McBride, Gerald Veasley, and Richard Bona are united under a groove to celebrate their hero, Jaco Pastorius. Jaco's homeboy Peter Graves (who employed the bassist in his south Florida big band before he hit it big with Weather Report in 1975) was the mastermind behind this awesome assembly. Under Graves's direction these Jaco gems, mostly from his Weather Report days and his first solo recording, highlight Pastorius' powerful influence.

Johann Georg Hamann and the Enlightenment Project  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at Jan. 29, 2017
Johann Georg Hamann and the Enlightenment Project

Johann Georg Hamann and the Enlightenment Project by Robert Alan Sparling
2011 | ISBN: 1442642157 | English | 368 pages | PDF | 1 MB

What's Really Wrong With The Middle East  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Nov. 29, 2016
What's Really Wrong With The Middle East

Brian Whitaker, "What's Really Wrong With The Middle East"
ISBN: 0863566243 | 2010 | EPUB | 384 pages | 452 KB

Critical Thinking in Human Resource Development  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by step778 at Sept. 9, 2016
Critical Thinking in Human Resource Development

Carole Elliott, Sharon Turnbull, "Critical Thinking in Human Resource Development"
2005 | pages: 225 | ISBN: 0415329175 | PDF | 5,8 mb

Interrupting the Psy-Disciplines in Education  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AlenMiler at Aug. 27, 2016
Interrupting the Psy-Disciplines in Education

Interrupting the Psy-Disciplines in Education by Eva Bendix Petersen
English | 10 Aug. 2016 | ISBN: 1137513047 | 225 Pages | EPUB (True) | 1.5 MB

This book offers critical explorations of how the psy-disciplines, Michel Foucault’s collective term for psychiatry, psychology and psycho-analysis, play out in contemporary educational spaces.

Laughter and Ridicule: Towards a Social Critique of Humour [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Nice_smile) at Sept. 12, 2015
Laughter and Ridicule: Towards a Social Critique of Humour [Repost]

Laughter and Ridicule: Towards a Social Critique of Humour (Published in association with Theory, Culture & Society) by Michael Billig
English | Oct. 3, 2005 | ISBN: 1412911435 | 272 Pages | PDF | 983.77 KB

From Thomas Hobbes' fear of the power of laughter to the compulsory, packaged "fun" of the contemporary mass media

The Unknown City: Contesting Architecture and Social Space  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AlenMiler at Nov. 29, 2014
The Unknown City: Contesting Architecture and Social Space

The Unknown City: Contesting Architecture and Social Space by Alicia Pivaro
English | September 9, 2002 | ISBN: 0262523353 | 561 pages | PDF | 20 MB

The Unknown City takes its place in the emerging architectural literature that looks beyond design process and buildings to discover new ways of looking at the urban experience.