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Fashion Statements: On Style, Appearance, and Reality

by Scap, Ron; Seitz, Brian (editors)

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2010
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9780230105423
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New York , NY, U.S.A.: Palgrave Macmillan, 2010. This is a collection of diverse essays by philosophers and other observers of the meanings of fashion (white laminated pictorial cover with black lettering; a bright, clean, tight copy in nearly perfect condition; in stock & available for immediate shipment from a reliable independent bookstore). First Edition. Hard Cover. As New/No Jacket.… Read more
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Children, Gender, Video Games: Towards a Relational Approach to Multimedia

by Walkerdine, Valerie

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2007
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9780230517172
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New York , NY, U.S.A.: Palgrave Macmillan, 2007. This study is based on a fieldwork project in Sydney Australia that involved 48 children, aged 8 to 11, who joined a video games club and were videotaped and interviewed over a four year period; it looks at various issues including the production of masculinity, the understanding of girls' game play, debates… Read more
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The Politics and Pleasures of Consuming Differently (Consumption and Public Life)

by Soper, Kate; Ryle, Martin; Thomas, Lyn (editors)

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Published
2009
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First Edition
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9780230537286
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New York , NY, U.S.A.: Palgrave Macmillan, 2009. This is a collection of diverse essays on consumer culture in the context of concerns and conflicts over the effect of affluence on the environment and the lives of individuals in consumer society; this critique of consumerism is based on the concept of alternative hedonism, the pursuit of other pleasures (orange laminated… Read more
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The Tremulous Private Body: Essays on Subjection

by Barker, Francis

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1984
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9780416378504
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New York, NY, U.S.A.: Methuen, 1984 This book examines the profound change in the conditions and representation of the body that occurred in the 17th century and reflects on a wide range of works, including Jacobean drama, Marvell's poetry, Rembrandt's painting, Descartes' philosophy, Milton's Areopagitica, and Pepys' diary; drawing on the theoretical work of Foucault, Derrida, and Lacan, and the… Read more
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