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Voestermans, Paul - Culture as Embodiment: The Social Tuning of Behavior, ebook

Culture as Embodiment: The Social Tuning of Behavior

Voestermans, Paul


Culture as Embodiment utilizes recent insights in psychology, cognitive, and affective science to reveal the cultural patterning of behavior in group-related practices.Applies the best of the behavioural sciences to contemporary issues of behavioural cross-fertilization in global exchangePresents

Papastergiadis, Nikos - Cosmopolitanism and Culture, ebook

Cosmopolitanism and Culture

Papastergiadis, Nikos

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This has created new possibilities for the development of a cosmopolitan culture but, at the same time, it has created new risks and anxieties linked to immigration and the accommodation of strangers.

This book examines how the images of the terrorist

Civitello, Linda - Cuisine and Culture: A History of Food and People, ebook

Cuisine and Culture: A History of Food and People

Civitello, Linda


An illuminating account of how history shapes our diets—now in a new revised and updated Third Edition
Why did the ancient Romans believe cinnamon grew in swamps guarded by giant killer bats? How did African cultures imported by slavery influence cooking in the American South? What

McInnes, Will - Culture Shock: A Handbook For 21st Century Business, ebook

Culture Shock: A Handbook For 21st Century Business

McInnes, Will


Inspiring and comprehensive, Culture Shock is aspirational future thinking with its feet firmly on the ground’
Jemima Kiss, Digital Media correspondent,The Guardian
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There's a revolution afoot . . . don't be left behind.

Bauman, Zygmunt - Culture in a Liquid Modern World, ebook

Culture in a Liquid Modern World

Bauman, Zygmunt


In its original formulation, ‘culture' was intended to be an agent for change, a mission undertaken with the aim of educating ‘the people' by bringing the best of human thought and creativity to them. But in our contemporary liquid-modern world, culture

Melnick, Jeffrey - 9/11 Culture, ebook

9/11 Culture

Melnick, Jeffrey


9/11 Culture serves as a timely and accessible introduction to the complexities of American culture in the wake of the 9/11 attacks. Gives balanced examinations of a broad catalogue of artefacts from film, music, photography, literary fiction, and other

Bondebjerg, Ib  - European Culture and the Media, ebook

European Culture and the Media

Bondebjerg, Ib


The book European Culture and the Media reflects and analyses developments in European media currently undergoing fundamental changes, following not just decades of globalization, but also an ever deeper cultural and political integration and expansion of Europe as a political vision and

Jenkins, Henry - Participatory Culture: Interviews, ebook

Participatory Culture: Interviews

Jenkins, Henry


For the first time, Jenkins – often called “the Marshall McLuhan for the twenty-first century” – compiles some of these interviews to highlight his recurring interests in popular culture and social change.
Structured around three core concepts –

Kennedy, Angus - Being Cultured, ebook

Being Cultured

Kennedy, Angus


Today culture is everywhere as maybe never before. We read culture reviews, watch culture shows, live in Cities of Culture, and witness the Cultural Olympiad. Government, museums and arts councils worry that we are