2694 books (135 pages) in this category

Cultural Amnesia

Notes in the Margin of My Time

by Clive James

<p>An almanac combining a comprehensive survey of modern culture with an annotated index of who-was-who and what-was-what, <b><em>Cultural Amnesia</em></b> is Clive's unique take on the places and the faces that shaped the 20th-century. From ...

ISBN: 9780330481755

Binding: Paperback


Cultural Dementia: How The West Has Lost Its History, And Risks Losing Everything Else

by David Andress

A blistering assessment of the West's abandonment of history as it succumbs to an attack of social and cultural dementia, by leading historian David Andress. In this blistering book, David Andress shows how the West has abandoned its history ...

ISBN: 9781788540049

Binding: Hardback


Cultural DNA

The Psychology of Globalization

by Gurnek Bains

ISBN: 9781118928912

Binding: Hardback


Cultural History in Australia

by Hsu-Ming Teo

Showcases Australia?s leading historians writing about cultural history, both in theory and practice. ...

ISBN: 9780868405896

Binding: Paperback


Cultural Policy and East Asian Rivalry: The Hong Kong Gaming Industry

by Anthony Y. H. Fung

ISBN: 9781783486243

Binding: Hardback


Cultural Revolution: A People's History, 1962-1976

by Frank Dikotter

ISBN: 9781408856529

Binding: Paperback


Culture and Development

A Critical Introduction

by Susanne Schech

This book introduces students to new ways of thinking about development. It integrates the recent scholarship of cultural studies within the existing frameworks of development studies, which have primarily focused on issues of political economy ...

ISBN: 9780631209515

Binding: Paperback



The power of selection in a world of excess

by Michael Bhaskar

ISBN: 9780349412504

Binding: Hardback


Curing Affluenza: How to Buy Less Stuff and Save the World

by Richard Denniss

A truly modern affliction, affluenza is endemic in Western societies, encouraged by those who profit from a culture of exploitation and waste. So how do we cure ourselves?In this sparkling book of ideas, Richard Denniss shows we must distinguish

ISBN: 9781863959414

Binding: Paperback



by Naben Ruthnum

No two curries are the same.<i> Curry</i> asks why the dish is supposed to represent everything brown people eat, read, and do. Curry is a dish that doesn't quite exist, but, as this wildly funny and sharp essay points out, a dish that doesn't ...

ISBN: 9781925603668

Binding: Paperback


Curvature and Homology


This systematic and self-contained treatment examines the topology of differentiable manifolds, curvature and homology of Riemannian manifolds, compact Lie groups, complex manifolds, and curvature and homology of Kaehler manifolds. It ...

ISBN: 9780486402079

Binding: Paperback



by Danielle Allen

<b>'Devastating' J. M. Coetzee, Winner of the Man Booker Prize and the Nobel Prize in Literature</b><b></b> <b>THE STORY OF A YOUNG MAN'S COMING OF AGE</b><b>A TENDER TRIBUTE TO A LIFE LOST</b><b>A DEVASTATING ANALYSIS OF A BROKEN SYSTEM</b>Aged

ISBN: 9781847925145

Binding: Paperback


Cyclone is Coming, A

by Oxenham Darlene

A cyclone is coming to Useless Loop. Annie has never been in a cyclone, but everyone else seems to know what to do. Will it be scary? Will it be boring? Annie finds out the cyclone is both - and more! ...

ISBN: 9781922089342

Binding: Paperback


Daddy's Little Secret

by Tina Davis

"Katrina Stevens has never had a stable upbringing. With a paranoid schizophrenic for a mother and her father a distant memory, as a little girl, all she wants is to feel loved by somebody. Anybody. So, when Katrina and her family move in with ...

ISBN: 9780091941000

Binding: Paperback


Damned if I do

by Philip Nitschke And Peter Corris

"This is the revealing, personal story of the man behind the controversial pro-euthanasia movement, told in his own words. Medical doctor, humanist, author and founder/director of Exit International, Philip Nitschke's life has always been in the

ISBN: 9780522861419

Binding: Paperback


Damned Whores and God's Police

by Anne Summers

<p><span style="line-height: 1.45em;">Sexual harassment, domestic violence and date rape had not been named, although they certainly existed, when&nbsp;</span><i style="line-height: 1.45em;">Damned Whores and God?s Police</i><span ...

ISBN: 9781742234908

Binding: Paperback


Dan and Phil Go Outside

by Dan Howell

Dan Howell and Phil Lester, avoiders of human contact and direct sunlight, actually went outside. Travelling around the world on tour, they have collected hundreds of exclusive, intimate and funny photos, as well as revealing and captivating ...

ISBN: 9781785035210

Binding: Paperback


Dancing Bears: True Stories about Longing for the Old Days

by Witold Szablowski

A brilliant, funny and heartbreaking account of people in formerly Communist countries who are nostalgic for how they used to live.<br><br>For hundreds of years, Bulgarian Gypsies trained bears to dance, welcoming them into their families and ...

ISBN: 9781925603361

Binding: Paperback


Dancing in Shadows

Histories of Nyungar Performance

by Anna Haebich

<p><i>Dancing in Shadows </i>explores the power of Indigenous performance pitted against the forces of settler colonisation. Historian Anna Haebich documents how the Nyungar people of Western Australia strategically and courageously adapted ...

ISBN: 9781742589718

Binding: Paperback


Dancing with Trees: Environmental Folk Tales from the British Isles


An enchanting collection of folk tales re-told by professional storytellers The oral storytelling traditions of the British Isles have connected people to the land and to their plant and animal neighbours for centuries. This collection brings ...

ISBN: 9780750978873

Binding: Paperback