The City That Made Itself

Author: Welford Beaton
Publisher: Forgotten Books
ISBN: 9781333398736
Size: 36.32 MB
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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
Size: 73.27 MB
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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
Size: 78.63 MB
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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: 30.98 MB
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Professor Stanley Cohen is Emeritus Professor of Sociology at the London School of Economics.

A History Of Horror

Author: Wheeler W. Dixon
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
ISBN: 0813547954
Size: 61.12 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.

The Interpretation Of Cultures Text Only

Author: Clifford Geertz
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
ISBN: 0008219478
Size: 10.31 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 Glossary Of Literary Terms

Author: M.H. Abrams
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1285974514
Size: 22.92 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.

Seventy Nine Short Essays On Design

Author: Michael Bierut
Publisher: Chronicle Books
ISBN: 1616890711
Size: 24.99 MB
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Seventy-nine Short Essays on Design brings together the best of designer Michael Bierut's critical writing—serious or humorous, flattering or biting, but always on the mark.

History And Its Images

Author: Francis Haskell
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 9780300059496
Size: 55.28 MB
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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.

Last Operas And Plays

Author: Gertrude Stein
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 9780801849855
Size: 26.59 MB
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This book makes available many of Stein's most important and most- produced works.