Results 3991 to 4005 of 4337

Klezmer America: Jewishness, Ethnicity, Modernity

by Jonathan Freedman Columbia University Press
Pub Date:
10/2009
ISBN:
9780231142793
Format:
Pb+ 408 pages

Klezmer is a continually evolving musical tradition that grows out of Eastern European Jewish culture, and its changes reflect...

  • AU$58.99
  • NZ$62.61
Available in Approx 14 days
add to your cart

Tin Men

by Archie Green University of Illinois Press
Pub Date:
12/2006
ISBN:
9780252073755
Format:
Pb+ 216 pages

For centuries, the history and lore of tinkers, tinners, tinsmiths, and their contemporary counterparts--sheet-metal workers--have...

  • AU$43.99
  • NZ$46.95
Available in Approx 14 days
add to your cart

Self-Help Books: Why Americans Keep Reading Them

by Sandra K Dolby University of Illinois Press
Pub Date:
10/2008
ISBN:
9780252075186
Format:
Pb+ 208 pages

Based on a reading of more than three hundred self-help books, Sandra K. Dolby examines this remarkably popular genre to define...

  • AU$51.99
  • NZ$54.78
Available in Approx 14 days
add to your cart

Soulstepping: African American Step Shows

by Elizabeth C Fine University of Illinois Press
Pub Date:
10/2007
ISBN:
9780252075346
Format:
Pb+ 216 pages

Stepping is a complex performance that melds folk traditions with popular culture and involves synchronized percussive movement,...

  • AU$45.99
  • NZ$48.69
Title is Print on Demand - May take 4 weeks
add to your cart

Test Drive

by Avital Ronell University of Illinois Press
Pub Date:
10/2007
ISBN:
9780252075353
Format:
Pb+ 356 pages

Beginning with Nietzsche's discovery of the ''experimental disposition,'' Ronell explores testing's ascension to truth in modern...

  • AU$55.99
  • NZ$60.00
Available in Approx 14 days
add to your cart

When Frankie Went To Hollywood: Frank Sinatra and American Male Identity

by Karen McNally University of Illinois Press
Pub Date:
06/2008
ISBN:
9780252075421
Format:
Pb+ 256 pages

This first in-depth study of Frank Sinatra's film career explores his iconic status in relation to his many performances in postwar...

  • AU$49.99
  • NZ$53.04
Title is Print on Demand - May take 4 weeks
add to your cart

Mexicans in California: Transformations and Challenges (POD)

by Ramon A Gutierrez and Patricia Zavella University of Illinois Press
Pub Date:
04/2009
ISBN:
9780252076077
Format:
Pb+ 264 pages

Numbering over a third of California's population and thirteen percent of the U.S. population, people of Mexican ancestry represent...

  • AU$49.99
  • NZ$53.04
Title is Print on Demand - May take 4 weeks
add to your cart

Poetry and Cultural StudiesA Reader

by Maria Damon and Ira Livingston University of Illinois Press
Pub Date:
03/2009
ISBN:
9780252076084
Format:
Pb+ 416 pages

This volume is the first of its kind to collect classic and contemporary work focused on the intersection of poetry and cultural...

  • AU$67.00
  • NZ$68.70
Available in Approx 14 days
add to your cart

Unwanted Beauty: Aesthetic Pleasure in Holocaust Representation

by Brett Kaplan University of Illinois Press
Pub Date:
02/2007
ISBN:
9780252030932
Format:
Hbk 184 pages

Portrayals of the Holocaust in literature, paintings, and architecture have aroused many ethical debates. How can we admire, much...

  • AU$69.00
  • NZ$73.91
Available in Approx 14 days
add to your cart

AsiaPacifiQueer: Rethinking Genders and Sexualities

by Fran Martin, Peter A Jackson, Mark McLelland, and Audrey Yue University of Illinois Press
Pub Date:
10/2008
ISBN:
9780252033070
Format:
Hbk 272 pages

This collection examines the shaping of local sexual cultures in the Asian Pacific region in order to move beyond definitions...

  • AU$163.00
  • NZ$169.57
Available in Approx 14 days
add to your cart

Institutional, Limited Edition: Photographs of Jails, Schools, and other Chicago Buildings

by Scott Fortino and Judith Russi Kirshner Center for American Places
Pub Date:
06/2009
ISBN:
9781930066434
Format:
Hbk 80 pages

They are places we fear to tread, monuments to the principles of our forebears, awe-inspiring towers of achievement: public institutions...

  • AU$478.00
  • NZ$494.78
Available in Approx 14 days
add to your cart

Borders, Histories, Existences: Gender and Beyond

by Paula Banerjee Sage Publications Pvt. Ltd
Pub Date:
07/2010
ISBN:
9788132102267
Format:
Hbk 300 pages

This is a historical work on borders and bordered existences, with special emphasis on the gender dimensions of these existences....

  • AU$84.00
  • NZ$88.70
Available in Approx 14 days
add to your cart

From Here To Tierra Del Fuego

by Paul Magee University of Illinois Press
Pub Date:
05/2000
ISBN:
9780252025556
Format:
Hbk 200 pages

Surrealistic in style and content, this intellectual tour guide into the nature of tourists and tourism is a theorist’s field...

  • AU$61.00
  • NZ$63.48
Available in Approx 14 days
add to your cart

Woman's Version of the Faust Legend: The Seven Strings of the Lyre

by George A. Kennedy The University of North Carolina Press
Pub Date:
05/2010
ISBN:
9780807857397
Format:
Pbk 200 pages

George Sand's The Seven Strings of the Lyre is a philosophical play written in poetic prose and never intended for perfomance...

  • AU$63.00
  • NZ$66.09
Available in Approx 5 days
add to your cart

Blessing Next to the Wound: A Story of Art, Activism, and Transformation

by Hector Aristizábal and Diane Lefer Lantern Books
Pub Date:
06/2010
ISBN:
9781590561713
Format:
Pbk 272 pages

The story of a torture survivor from Colombia who has dedicated his life to healing the pains of others.

  • AU$39.99
  • NZ$43.47
Available in Approx 14 days
add to your cart
Page 267 of 290 Top