Politics of Humour

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

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

Posted by robin-bobin at Dec. 8, 2008
Laughter and Ridicule: Towards a Social Critique of Humour

Laughter and Ridicule: Towards a Social Critique of Humour (Published in association with Theory, Culture & Society) by Michael Billig
Publisher: Sage Publications Ltd 2005-10 | 272 Pages | ISBN: 1412911435 | PDF | 1 MB

From Thomas Hobbes' fear of the power of laughter to the compulsory, packaged "fun" of the contemporary mass media, Billig takes the reader on a stimulating tour of the strange world of humour. Both a significant work of scholarship and a novel contribution to the understanding of the humourous, this is a seriously engaging book' - David Inglis, University of Aberdeen.
Freedom Time: The Poetics and Politics of Black Experimental Writing (The  Callaloo African Diaspora Series)

Freedom Time: The Poetics and Politics of Black Experimental Writing (The Callaloo African Diaspora Series) by Anthony Reed
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1421415208 | 280 Pages | PDF | 2.64 MB
Feminist Aesthetics and the Politics of Modernism (Columbia Themes in Philosophy, Social Criticism, and the Arts)

Feminist Aesthetics and the Politics of Modernism (Columbia Themes in Philosophy, Social Criticism, and the Arts) by Ewa Plonowska Ziarek
English | 2012 | ISBN: 0231161484 | 288 Pages | PDF | 1.37 MB
Exile, Imprisonment, or Death: The Politics of Disgrace in Bourbon France, 1610-1789

Exile, Imprisonment, or Death: The Politics of Disgrace in Bourbon France, 1610-1789 by Julian Swann
2017 | ISBN: 019878869X | English | 560 pages | PDF | 9 MB

Race and the Politics of Deception. The Making of an American City  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Bayron at Feb. 21, 2017
Race and the Politics of Deception. The Making of an American City

Race and the Politics of Deception. The Making of an American City by Christopher Mele
English | 2017 | ISBN: 1479866091, 1479880434 | 208 pages | EPUB | 1,8 MB
The Politics of Everyday Life in Fascist Italy: Outside the State? (Italian and Italian American Studies)

The Politics of Everyday Life in Fascist Italy: Outside the State? (Italian and Italian American Studies) by Joshua Arthurs
English | 10 Mar. 2017 | ISBN: 1137594187 | 265 Pages | PDF | 2.32 MB

This book explores the complex ways in which people lived and worked within the confines of Benito Mussolini’s regime in Italy, variously embracing, appropriating, accommodating and avoiding the regime’s incursions into everyday life.
The Politics of Emerging Strategic Technologies: Implications for Geopolitics, Human Enhancement and Human Destiny (repost)

The Politics of Emerging Strategic Technologies: Implications for Geopolitics, Human Enhancement and Human Destiny (St. Antony's Series) by Nayef R.F. Al-Rodhan
English | ISBN 10: 0230290841 | 2011 | PDF | 288 pages | 2,4 MB

The Politics of Housing Booms and Busts (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Feb. 20, 2017
The Politics of Housing Booms and Busts (repost)

The Politics of Housing Booms and Busts by Herman M. Schwartz, Leonard Seabrooke
English | 2009-08-18 | ISBN: 0230230814 | 272 pages | PDF | 1,5 MB

"Odd" Fellows in the Politics of Religion (Approaches to Semiotics)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Nice_smile) at Feb. 20, 2017
"Odd" Fellows in the Politics of Religion (Approaches to Semiotics)

"Odd" Fellows in the Politics of Religion (Approaches to Semiotics) by Gary Lease
English | 1995 | ISBN: 3110143232 | 330 Pages | PDF | 96.67 MB