Americanos: The Faces of Latino Culture

Hot Stuff: Disco and the Remaking of American Culture (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by sasha82 at Jan. 8, 2018
Hot Stuff: Disco and the Remaking of American Culture (Repost)

Hot Stuff: Disco and the Remaking of American Culture by Alice Echols
2010 | ISBN: 0393066754, 0393338916 | English | 338 pages | EPUB + AZW3 | 0.9 + 0.9 MB
Approaches to the History of Written Culture: A World Inscribed (New Directions in Book History)

Approaches to the History of Written Culture: A World Inscribed (New Directions in Book History) by Martyn Lyons
English | 10 Sept. 2017 | ISBN: 3319541358 | 284 Pages | PDF | 17.93 MB

This book investigates the history of writing as a cultural practice in a variety of contexts and periods. It analyses the rituals and practices determining intimate or ‘ordinary’ writing as well as bureaucratic and religious writing.

The Idealist: Aaron Swartz and the Rise of Free Culture on the Internet  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Dec. 22, 2017
The Idealist: Aaron Swartz and the Rise of Free Culture on the Internet

The Idealist: Aaron Swartz and the Rise of Free Culture on the Internet by Justin Peters
English | December 22nd, 2017 | ASIN: B01N2QZ1N6, ISBN: 1476767742, 0715651498 | 356 Pages | EPUB | 0.43 MB

Online activist and cultural icon Aaron Swartz was just 26 when he committed suicide in 2013. In his timely, smart and fascinating book Justin Peters – Slate correspondent and contributor to The New York Times, Washington Monthly and many others – tells Swartz’s tragic story.

Interrogating Postfeminism: Gender and the Politics of Popular Culture  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by DZ123 at Dec. 21, 2017
Interrogating Postfeminism: Gender and the Politics of Popular Culture

Diane Negra, Yvonne Tasker, "Interrogating Postfeminism: Gender and the Politics of Popular Culture"
English | 2007 | ISBN: 0822340143 | PDF | pages: 355 | 17.3 mb

Museums and Communities: The Politics of Public Culture  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Dec. 9, 2017
Museums and Communities: The Politics of Public Culture

Ivan Karp, Christine Mullen Kreamer, Steven Levine, "Museums and Communities: The Politics of Public Culture"
ISBN: 1560981644, 156098189X | 1992 | EPUB | 614 pages | 12 MB

Monarchy in South East Asia: The Faces of Tradition in Transition  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at Nov. 25, 2017
Monarchy in South East Asia: The Faces of Tradition in Transition

Roger Kershaw - Monarchy in South East Asia: The Faces of Tradition in Transition
Published: 2001-01-24 | ISBN: 0415243483, 0415185319 | PDF | 304 pages | 2.01 MB

Modernist America: Art, Music, Movies, and the Globalization of American Culture  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Oct. 6, 2017
Modernist America: Art, Music, Movies, and the Globalization of American Culture

Modernist America: Art, Music, Movies, and the Globalization of American Culture by Richard Pells
English | ISBN: 0300115040, 0300181736 | 2011 | PDF | 512 pages | 3,6 MB
Understanding Schopenhauer Through the Prism of Indian Culture: Philosophy, Religion and Sanskrit Literature

Arati Barua, Michael Gerhard , "Understanding Schopenhauer Through the Prism of Indian Culture: Philosophy, Religion and Sanskrit Literature"
2012 | ISBN-10: 3110271494 | 254 pages | PDF | 1 MB

BBC - Two Types: The Faces of Britain (2017)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Aug. 2, 2017
BBC - Two Types: The Faces of Britain (2017)

BBC - Two Types: The Faces of Britain (2017)
WEB-DL | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2291 Kbps | 59 min 0 s | 1007 MiB
Audio: English AAC 93.5 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

We are surrounded by types, the words on signs, buses, shops and documents which guide us through our lives. Two types in particular are regarded as the faces of Britain - Johnston and Gill Sans. Their story is told by typeface expert Mark Ovenden.

Altered State: The Story of Ecstasy Culture and Acid House  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at July 29, 2017
Altered State: The Story of Ecstasy Culture and Acid House

Altered State: The Story of Ecstasy Culture and Acid House by Matthew Collin
English | December 9th, 2010 | ASIN: B004E3X9Z2, ISBN: 1846687136 | 372 pages | MOBI | 0.55 MB

From its first publication in 1997, Altered State established itself as the definitive text on Ecstasy and dance culture. This new edition sees Matthew Collin cast a fresh eye on the heady events of the acid house 'Summer of Love' and the rave scene's euphoric escalation into commercial excess as MDMA became a mass-market narcotic.