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You Never Call! You Never Write!

by Joyce Antler

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February 26, 2007
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9780195147872
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Condition: clean copy. Content: The author provides an illuminating and often amusing history of one of the best-known figures in popular culture - the Jewish Mother. Whether drawn as self-sacrificing or manipulative, in countless films, novels, radio and television programs, stand-up comedy, and psychological and historical studies, she appears as a colossal figure, intensely involved in the lives of her children. 322… Read more
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How to Be Danish

by Patrick Kingsley

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2014-02-04
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9781476755489
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Denmark is the country of the moment. Recently name the happiest nation in the world, it's the home of The Killing and Noma, the world's best (and most eccentric) restaurant. We wear their sweaters, watch their thrillers, and covet their cool modern design, but how much do we really know about the Danes themselves? Part reportage, part travelogue, How to… Read more
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Visual Display Culture Beyond Appearances (Discussions in Contemporary Culture)

by Lynne Cooke and Peter Wollen, editors

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May 1995
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Good
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9780941920322
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'Visual Display'explores the politics of visual representation through provocative essays by a distinguished group of scholars, historians, cultural critics, and curators. The essays, which span a broad range of subjects, including sci'fi movie making, moder medical inaging, tourist art, politico-economic charting, eighteenth-century cabinets of curiosity, and museology, seek to uncover how different cultural contexts translate the meaning of visual information.… Read more
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