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.
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 | 2017 | ISBN: 1137594187, 9781137594181, B06WLH9NGS | 265 Pages | PDF | 2.32 MB

Contagious Capitalism: Globalization and the Politics of Labor in China  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Bayron at April 24, 2017
Contagious Capitalism: Globalization and the Politics of Labor in China

Contagious Capitalism: Globalization and the Politics of Labor in China by Mary Elizabeth Gallagher
English | 2005 | ISBN: 0691117616, 0691130361 | 256 pages | EPUB | 1 MB
Anthropological Perspectives on Student Futures: Youth and the Politics of Possibility (Anthropological Studies of Education)

Anthropological Perspectives on Student Futures: Youth and the Politics of Possibility (Anthropological Studies of Education) by Amy Stambach
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1137547855, 9781137547859, B01M9IITII | 178 Pages | PDF | 1.85 MB
The Morality of Drone Warfare and the Politics of Regulation (New Security Challenges)

The Morality of Drone Warfare and the Politics of Regulation (New Security Challenges) by Marcus Schulzke
English | 2016 | ISBN: 113753379X, 9781137533791, B01M723FE1 | 236 Pages | PDF | 1.94 MB

The Politics of Police Detention in Japan: Consensus of Convenience  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at April 23, 2017
The Politics of Police Detention in Japan: Consensus of Convenience

The Politics of Police Detention in Japan: Consensus of Convenience (Clarendon Studies in Criminology) by Silvia Croydon
English | 2016 | ISBN: 0198758340 | 240 pages | PDF | 1,5 MB
The Politics of Self-Determination: Remaking Territories and National Identities in Europe, 1917-1923

The Politics of Self-Determination: Remaking Territories and National Identities in Europe, 1917-1923 by Volker Prott
English | 2016 | ISBN: 0198777841 | 272 pages | PDF | 1,7 MB
Barry MacSweeney and the Politics of Post-War British Poetry: Seditious Things (Modern and Contemporary Poetry and Poetics)

Barry MacSweeney and the Politics of Post-War British Poetry: Seditious Things (Modern and Contemporary Poetry and Poetics) by Luke Roberts
English | 29 Mar. 2017 | ISBN: 3319459570 | 256 Pages | PDF | 2.18 MB

This book examines the literary impact of famed British poet, Barry MacSweeney, who worked at the forefront of poetic discovery in post-war Britain. Agitated equally by politics and the possibilities of artistic experimentation, Barry MacSweeney was ridiculed in the press, his literary reputation only recovering towards the end of his
Transplanting International Courts: The Law and Politics of the Andean Tribunal of Justice

Transplanting International Courts: The Law and Politics of the Andean Tribunal of Justice (International Courts and Tribunals Series) by Karen J. Alter and Laurence R. Helfer
English | 2017 | ISBN: 0199680787 | 380 pages | PDF | 2 MB