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Edward W. Said - Asia - 2006 - 416 pages
Now reissued with a substantial new afterword, this highly acclaimed overview of Western attitudes towards the East has become one of the canonical texts of cultural studies ...
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World Heritage: Archaeological Sites and Urban Centres

Social Science - 2002 - 383 pages
A tour of forty-six of the world's most important archaeological sites uses rich color photography and fascinating text to highlight historical areas worthy of preservation ...
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Becoming Sinners: Christianity and Moral Torment in a Papua New Guinea Society

Joel Robbins - Religion - 2004 - 410 pages
In a world of swift and sweeping cultural transformations, few have seen changes as rapid and dramatic as those experienced by the Urapmin of Papua New Guinea in the last four ...
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Cultural Studies: A Critical Introduction

Simon During - Social Science - 2005 - 244 pages
Providing an overview of the history, development and theory of cultural studies, this text begins by presenting an introduction to the field before highlighting key issues ...
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Carol A. Padden, Tom Humphries - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1988 - 134 pages
Refusing to accept the limitations others have placed on the deaf, the authors--themselves deaf--argue for a deaf culture, one united by and expressed through the American Sign ...
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Language Diversity and Thought: A Reformulation of the Linguistic Relativity ...

John A. Lucy - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1992 - 328 pages
An examination of the Sapir-Whorf hypothesis on the relationship between grammar and thought.
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Speech Acts: An Essay in the Philosophy of Language

John R. Searle - Philosophy - 1969 - 203 pages
Written in an outstandingly clear and lively style, this 1969 book provokes its readers to rethink issues they may have regarded as long since settled.
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Gendering Talk

Robert Hopper - Social Science - 2003 - 251 pages
Men and women are not from separate planets. Making an original and significant argument, Gendering Talkputs gendered communication in perspective by showing that the problem ...
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