Whose Global Village

Author: Ramesh Srinivasan
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 1479821209
Size: 59.31 MB
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This book asks us to re-consider ‘whose global village’ we are shaping with the digital technology revolution today.

The Feminist Bookstore Movement

Author: Kristen Hogan
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 0822374331
Size: 54.19 MB
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Kristen Hogan traces the feminist bookstore movement's rise and eventual fall, restoring its radical work to public feminist memory.

Poor Economics

Author: Abhijit Banerjee
Publisher: PublicAffairs
ISBN: 1610391608
Size: 58.33 MB
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In Poor Economics, Abhijit V. Banerjee and Esther Duflo, two practical visionaries working toward ending world poverty, answer these questions from the ground.

Living Room Wars

Author: Ien Ang
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780415128018
Size: 27.77 MB
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This brings together Ien Ang's recent writings on television audiences and, in response to recent criticisms of cultural studies, argues that it is possible to study audience pleasures and popular television in a way that is not naively ...

Remotely Global

Author: Charles Piot
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226669687
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Confounding both anthropological theorizations and the State Department's stereotyped images of African village life, Remotely Global aims to rethink Euroamerican theories that fail to come to terms with the fluidity of everyday relations ...

Guns Germs And Steel The Fates Of Human Societies

Author: Jared Diamond
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393609294
Size: 77.27 MB
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Lays a foundation for understanding human history."—Bill Gates In this "artful, informative, and delightful" (William H. McNeill, New York Review of Books) book, Jared Diamond convincingly argues that geographical and environmental ...

The Industries Of The Future

Author: Alec Ross
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1476753652
Size: 18.34 MB
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This is an essential work for understanding how the world works—now and tomorrow—and a must-read for businesspeople, in every sector, from every country.

The Commanding Heights

Author: Daniel Yergin
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 184737591X
Size: 16.76 MB
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Taking a worldwide perspective, including Britain, where the process began with Mrs Thatcher, Europe and the former USSR, China, Latin America and the US, THE COMMANDING HEIGHTS shows how a revolution in ideas is transforming the world ...

Tensions Of Empire

Author: Frederick Cooper
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520206052
Size: 71.98 MB
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Starting with the premise that Europe was made by its imperial projects as much as colonial encounters were shaped by events and conflicts in Europe, this volume investigates metropolitan-colonial relationships.