The Face of Fashion: Cultural Studies in Fashion. London

By Jennifer Craik, "The Face of Fashion: Cultural Studies in Fashion"  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by bookmas at March 25, 2009
By Jennifer Craik, "The Face of Fashion: Cultural Studies in Fashion"

By Jennifer Craik, «The Face of Fashion: Cultural Studies in Fashion»
  Routledge | ISBN: 0415052629 | 1994-01-03 | PDF | 249 pages | 8,20 Mb

This book examines fashion from the role of the supermodel in the beauty business to the significance of cosmetics, perfumes and male fashions. Clearly written and accessible it argues that it is wrong to see fashion as the expression of haute couture. Instead what is judged to be fahionable emerges from a number of different sources in society. It will be required reading for students of culture and society.

Football and the Boundaries of History: Critical Studies in Soccer  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by hill0 at March 17, 2017
Football and the Boundaries of History: Critical Studies in Soccer

Football and the Boundaries of History: Critical Studies in Soccer by Brenda Elsey
English | 20 May 2017 | ISBN: 134995005X | 384 Pages | PDF | 6.46 MB

The essays in this volume use football to create a dialogue between history and other disciplines, including art criticism, philosophy, and political science. The study of football provides fertile ground for interdisciplinary initiatives and this volume explores the disciplinary boundaries that are shifting “beneath our feet.”
Heidegger and a Metaphysics of Feeling: Angst and the Finitude of Being (Bloomsbury Studies in Continental Philosophy)

Heidegger and a Metaphysics of Feeling: Angst and the Finitude of Being (Bloomsbury Studies in Continental Philosophy) by Sharin N. Elkholy
English | 2008 | ISBN: 0826498752 | 176 Pages | PDF | 713.81 KB

Fashion, Design and Events (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Feb. 8, 2017
Fashion, Design and Events (repost)

Fashion, Design and Events by Kim Williams and Jennifer Laing
English | 2013 | ISBN: 0415627206 | 224 pages | PDF | 3 MB
Print, Publicity, and Popular Radicalism in the 1790s: The Laurel of Liberty (Cambridge Studies in Romanticism)

Print, Publicity, and Popular Radicalism in the 1790s: The Laurel of Liberty (Cambridge Studies in Romanticism) by Jon Mee
English | June 7, 2016 | ISBN: 1107133610 | 296 Pages | PDF | 4 MB

Jon Mee explores the popular democratic movement that emerged in the London of the 1790s in response to the French Revolution. Central to the movement's achievement was the creation of an idea of 'the people' brought into being through print and publicity. Radical clubs rose and fell in the face of the hostile attentions of government.
Cultural Industries and the Production of Culture (Routledge Studies in International Business and the World Economy)

Cultural Industries and the Production of Culture (Routledge Studies in International Business and the World Economy) by Allen J. Scott
English | Sep. 24, 2004 | ISBN: 0415331013, 0203671732 | 281 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

Since the Second World War there has been considerable growth in the importance of non-manufacturing based forms of production to the performance of many Western economies.

Fashion, Design and Events  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Oct. 28, 2015
Fashion, Design and Events

Fashion, Design and Events by Kim Williams and Jennifer Laing
English | 2013 | ISBN: 0415627206 | 224 pages | PDF | 3 MB
The Inclusion of the Other: Studies in Political Theory (Studies in Contemporary German Social Thought) [Repost]

The Inclusion of the Other: Studies in Political Theory (Studies in Contemporary German Social Thought) by Jürgen Habermas
English | Oct. 26, 1998 | ISBN: 0262082675 | 320 Pages | PDF | 32.35 MB

edited by Ciaran Cronin and Pablo De Greiff Since its appearance in English translation in 1996
Beyond Comfort Zones in Multiculturalism: Confronting the Politics of Privilege (Critical Studies in Education)

Beyond Comfort Zones in Multiculturalism: Confronting the Politics of Privilege (Critical Studies in Education and Culture Series) by Sandra Jackson
English | Oct. 24, 1995 | ISBN: 0897894154 | 288 Pages | PDF | 1.33 MB

For peoples whose legal agreements, treaties, and other accords and conventions with the United States have been violated, multiculturalism as a pedagogical tool often becomes suspect of reinforcing the continued reification
Neither Liberty nor Safety: Fear, Ideology, and the Growth of Government (Independent Studies in Political Economy)

Neither Liberty nor Safety: Fear, Ideology, and the Growth of Government (Independent Studies in Political Economy) by Robert Higgs
English | Apr. 1, 2007 | ISBN: 1598130129 | 176 Pages | PDF | 1.96 MB

The history of the United States, from the 19th century to present day, is included in this examination of the very foundations of unwarranted government intrusiveness that illuminates the two essential elements