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The Substance of Style

Virginia Postrel - Social Science - 2009 - 272 pages
Whether it's sleek leather pants, a shiny new Apple computer, or a designer toaster, we make important decisions as consumers every day based on our sensory experience. Sensory ...
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The Power of Glamour: Longing and the Art of Visual Persuasion

Virginia Postrel - Business & Economics - 2013 - 288 pages
In provocative detail with more than one hundred illustrations, critically acclaimed author Virginia Postrel separates glamour from glitz, revealing what qualities make a ...
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The Future and Its Enemies: In Defense of Political Hope

Daniel Innerarity - Philosophy - 2012 - 152 pages
Humans may be the only creatures conscious of having a future, but all too often we would rather not think about it. Likewise, our societies, unable to deal with radical ...
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Culture of Fear Revisited

Frank Furedi - Social Science - 2006 - 236 pages
Fear has become an ever-expanding part of life in the West in the twenty-first century. We live in terror of disease, abuse, stranger danger, environmental devastation and ...
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The Great Reversal: How We Let Technology Take Control of the Planet

David Tabachnick - Science - 2013 - 200 pages
Every day, we are presented with new technologies that can influence human thought and action, such as psychopharmaceuticals, new generation performance enhancing drugs ...
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Aesthetics and Human Resource Development: Connections, Concepts and ...

Stephen Gibb - Business & Economics - 2006 - 200 pages
In this, the first book to look at aesthetics and human resource development, the existing and potential future connections of these areas are investigated. It is a timely and ...
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The Past and Future of America's Economy: Long Waves of Innovation that ...

Robert D. Atkinson - Business & Economics - 2004 - 357 pages
"Anyone interested in American history as well as the future contours of our economy will find Dr. Atkinson's analyses a guide to the past and a provocative challenge for the ...
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