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White Nation: Fantasies of White Supremacy in a Multicultural Society

Ghassan Hage - Social Science - 1998 - 280 pages
Using the experience of immigration policy and the rise of Pauline Hanson's neo-fascist One Nation party in Australia, Hage (anthropology, U. of Sydney) argues that white ...
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The Cultural Studies Reader

Simon During - Social Science - 1999 - 610 pages
Written for students wanting to know how cultural studies developed, where it is now, and its future directions, this text contains essays covering major methods and theories ...
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The Queen of America Goes to Washington City: Essays on Sex and Citizenship

Lauren Gail Berlant - Political Science - 1997 - 308 pages
Drawing on literature, the law, and popular media--and "taking her (counter)cue from that celebrated sitcom of American life, 'The Reagan Years'" (Homi K. Bhabha)--Berlant ...
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African Art in Transit

Christopher B. Steiner - Art - 1994 - 220 pages
Based on extensive research in West Africa, Christopher Steiner's book presents a richly detailed description of the economic networks that transfer art objects from their site ...
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Material Christianity: Religion and Popular Culture in America

Colleen McDannell - Religion - 1998 - 324 pages
Drawing on a rich array of historical sources and on in-depth interviews with Protestants, Catholics, and Mormons, this lavishly illustrated book examines the relationship ...
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Renaissance Clothing and the Materials of Memory

Ann Rosalind Jones, Peter Stallybrass - Design - 2000 - 368 pages
This 2001 interpretation of literature and arts reveals how clothing and costume were critical to Renaissance culture.
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Containment Culture: American Narratives, Postmodernism, and the Atomic Age

Alan Nadel - History - 1995 - 332 pages
Alan Nadel provides a unique analysis of the rise of American postmodernism by viewing it as a breakdown in Cold War cultural narratives of containment. These narratives, which ...
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Drama and the Market in the Age of Shakespeare

Douglas Bruster - Business & Economics - 2005 - 184 pages
Douglas Bruster's provocative study of English Renaissance drama explores its links with Elizabethan and Jacobean economy and society, looking at the status of playwrights such ...
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DILWORTH L - Social Science - 1996 - 274 pages
In Imagining Indians in the Southwest, Leah Dilworth examines the creation and enduring potency of the early twentieth-century myth of the primitive Indian. She demonstrates ...
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