1950 Popular Culture

Poison and Poisoning in Science, Fiction and Cinema: Precarious Identities (Palgrave Studies in Science and Popular Culture)

Poison and Poisoning in Science, Fiction and Cinema: Precarious Identities (Palgrave Studies in Science and Popular Culture) by Heike Klippel
English | 10 Dec. 2017 | ISBN: 3319649086 | 274 Pages | PDF | 3.95 MB

This book is about poison and poisonings; it explores the facts, fears and fictions that surround this fascinating topic. Poisons attract attention because they are both dangerous and hard to discover. Secretive and invisible,
Hospitality, Rape and Consent in Vampire Popular Culture: Letting the Wrong One In (Palgrave Gothic)

Hospitality, Rape and Consent in Vampire Popular Culture: Letting the Wrong One In (Palgrave Gothic) by David Baker
English | 10 Dec. 2017 | ISBN: 3319627813 | 248 Pages | PDF | 1.94 MB

This unique study explores the vampire as host and guest, captor and hostage: a perfect lover and force of seductive predation. From Dracula and Carmilla, to True Blood and The Originals
Reading the Psychosomatic in Medical and Popular Culture : Something. Nothing. Everything

Reading the Psychosomatic in Medical and Popular Culture :
Something. Nothing. Everything

by Carol-Ann Farkas
English | 2017 | ISBN: 1138699977 | 232 Pages | ePUB | 2.2 MB

Women, Camp, and Popular Culture: Serious Excess  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Nov. 16, 2017
Women, Camp, and Popular Culture: Serious Excess

Women, Camp, and Popular Culture: Serious Excess By Katrin Horn
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 | 270 Pages | ISBN : 3319648454 | 2.77 MB

This innovative study claims camp as a critical, yet pleasurable strategy for women’s engagement with contemporary popular culture as exemplified by 30 Rock or Lady Gaga. In detailed analyses of lesbian cinema, postfeminist TV, and popular music, the book offers a novel take on its subject. It defines camp as a unique mode of detached attachment, which builds on affective intensity and emotional investment, while strongly encouraging a critical edge.
The Vietnam War in Popular Culture: The Influence of America's Most Controversial War on Everyday Life [2 Volumes]

The Vietnam War in Popular Culture:
The Influence of America's Most Controversial War on Everyday Life [2 Volumes]

by Ron Milam
English | 2017 | ISBN: 1440840466 | 818 Pages | PDF | 138 MB
Popular Culture and High Culture: An Analysis and Evaluation Of Taste, 2nd Edition

Popular Culture and High Culture: An Analysis and Evaluation Of Taste, 2nd Edition by Herbert Gans
English | September 24th, 1999 | ISBN: 0465026095, 0465060218 | 267 Pages | PDF | 2.23 MB

Is NYPD Blue a less valid form of artistic expression than a Shakespearean drama? Who is to judge and by what standards? In this new edition of Herbert Gans's brilliantly conceived and clearly argued landmark work, he builds on his critique of the universality of high cultural standards.

Everyday Reading: Poetry and Popular Culture in Modern America  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Nov. 2, 2017
Everyday Reading: Poetry and Popular Culture in Modern America

Everyday Reading: Poetry and Popular Culture in Modern America by Mike Chasar
English | November 13, 2012 | ISBN: 0231158645, 0231158653 | EPUB | 336 pages | 27.6 MB
Popular Culture, Voice and Linguistic Diversity: Young Adults On- and Offline (Language and Globalization)

Popular Culture, Voice and Linguistic Diversity: Young Adults On- and Offline (Language and Globalization) by Sender Dovchin
English | 27 Nov. 2017 | ISBN: 3319619543 | 234 Pages | PDF | 2.8 MB

This book analyses the language practices of young adults in Mongolia and Bangladesh in online and offline environments. Focusing on the diverse linguistic and cultural resources these young people draw on in their interactions,

Teaching Medicine and Medical Ethics Using Popular Culture  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Oct. 20, 2017
Teaching Medicine and Medical Ethics Using Popular Culture

Teaching Medicine and Medical Ethics Using Popular Culture By Evie Kendal, Basia Diug
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 | 180 Pages | ISBN : 3319654500 | 3.27 MB

This book demonstrates how popular culture can be successfully incorporated into medical and health science curriculums, capitalising on the opportunity fictional media presents to humanise case studies. Studies show that the vast majority of medical and nursing students watch popular medical television dramas and comedies such as Grey’s Anatomy, ER, House M.D. and Scrubs. This affords us with a unique opportunity to engage and inform not only students but the general public and patients further downstream.

Political Economy, Capitalism, and Popular Culture  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Oct. 6, 2017
Political Economy, Capitalism, and Popular Culture

Political Economy, Capitalism, and Popular Culture by Ronnie D. Lipschutz
English | 2010 | ISBN: 0742556506, 0742556514 | 230 pages | PDF | 1 MB