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Trance-Migrations: Stories of India, Tales of Hypnosis

Lee Siegel - Literary Criticism - 2014 - 264 pages
Listen to what I am about to tell you: do not read this book alone. You really shouldn’t. In one of the most playful experiments ever put between two covers, every other ...
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Welcome to Utopia: Notes from a Small Town

Karen Valby - Social Science - 2010 - 238 pages
BONUS: This edition contains a new Afterword and a reading group guide. Utopia, Texas: It’s either the best place on earth, or it’s no place at all. In the twenty-first century ...
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Come to the Edge: A Memoir

Christina Haag - Biography & Autobiography - 2011 - 304 pages
The Love Story of JFK Jr. and Christina Haag • New York Times bestseller When Christina Haag was growing up on Manhattan’s Upper East Side, John F. Kennedy, Jr., was just one ...
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Supergods: What Masked Vigilantes, Miraculous Mutants, and a Sun God from ...

Grant Morrison - Social Science - 2011 - 480 pages
NATIONAL BESTSELLER What Masked Vigilantes, Miraculous Mutants, and a Sun God from Smallville Can Teach Us About Being Human Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Iron Man, and the X ...
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What You Want Is in the Limo: On the Road with Led Zeppelin, Alice Cooper ...

Michael Walker - Biography & Autobiography - 2013 - 256 pages
An epic joyride through three history-making tours in 1973 that defined rock and roll superstardom—the money, the access, the excess—forevermore. The Who’s Quadrophenia. Led ...
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Stars in Our Eyes: The Star Phenomenon in the Contemporary Era

Angela Ndalianis, Charlotte Henry - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2002 - 185 pages
Nine essays consider the creation of stars, the construction of the star system, and the role of both in our contemporary culture. Case studies examine the careers of Dennis ...
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Simulation, Spectacle, and the Ironies of Education Reform

Guy B. Senese, Ralph Cornell Page - Education - 1995 - 139 pages
This text delineates how myths of emancipation and upward mobility work as images of delusion. The frontier of space, the arena of sports and the goal of employment provide ...
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Measuring Up: How Advertising Affects Self-Image

Vickie Rutledge Shields - Social Science - 2013 - 224 pages
The mute gestures of advertising images are frozen for posterity by photographers and illustrators, gestures that, for better or worse, perpetuate a certain aesthetic and ...
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Rape on Trial: How the Mass Media Construct Legal Reform and Social Change

Lisa M. Cuklanz - Social Science - 1995 - 160 pages
Why has so much of the public discussion of rape focused on a few specific cases, and to what extent has this discussion incorporated the feminist perspective on rape? Rape on ...
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Why We Watch: The Attractions of Violent Entertainment

Jeffrey H. Goldstein - Social Science - 1998 - 270 pages
This collection of essays examines the many facets of violence in contemporary American culture, ranging across literature, film, philosophy, photojournalism and other media ...
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