The City That Made Itself

Author: Welford Beaton
Publisher: Forgotten Books
ISBN: 9781333398736
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About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work.

The New Urban Frontier

Author: Neil Smith
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134787464
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What does this mean for the people who live there? Can they do anything about it? This book challenges conventional wisdom, which holds gentrification to be the simple outcome of new middle-class tastes and a demand for urban living.

Fantasy City

Author: John Hannigan
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134747012
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He asks whether such areas of fantasy destroy communities or instead create new groupings of shared identities and experiences. The book is written in a student friendly way with boxed case studies for class discussion.

Folk Devils And Moral Panics

Author: Stanley Cohen
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 1136807047
Size: 41.37 MB
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Professor Stanley Cohen is Emeritus Professor of Sociology at the London School of Economics.

The Interpretation Of Cultures Text Only

Author: Clifford Geertz
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
ISBN: 0008219478
Size: 73.22 MB
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'One of the most articulate cultural anthropologists of this generation. Geertz has consistently attempted to clarify the meaning of 'culture' and to relate that concept to the actual behavior of individuals and groups.

A History Of Horror

Author: Wheeler W. Dixon
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
ISBN: 0813547954
Size: 43.47 MB
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A History of Horror, with rare stills from classic films, is the only book to offer a comprehensive survey of this ever-popular film genre.

A Glossary Of Literary Terms

Author: M.H. Abrams
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1285974514
Size: 66.82 MB
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Perfect as a core text for introductory literary theory or as a supplement to any literature course, this classic work is an invaluable reference that students can continue to use throughout their academic and professional careers.

Architecture And Modernity

Author: Hilde Heynen
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 9780262581899
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Besides presenting a theoretical discussion of the relation between architecture, modernity, and dwelling, the book provides architectural students with an introduction to the discourse of critical theory.

History And Its Images

Author: Francis Haskell
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 9780300059496
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In this book, an art historian surveys the various ways that they have adopted for making use of this material and examines the objects that became available to them.


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The Classical Tradition in Rajput Painting. ... Show circulated by the Los Angeles
County Museum of Art. University of Iowa Museum of Art, Iowa City. ... Seattle Art
Museum; through January 13. ... From his vantage in Hong Kong, Robert
Shaplen has watched the Asian wheel of history turn, and has written a cogent,
well-researched ... to the United States: the tense political climate that made such
trips dangerous, the linguistic and logical hurdles, the appalling racism on both
sides, and ...