Poetics of Opposition in Contemporary Spain

The Unmaking of Home in Contemporary Art (Cultural Spaces)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at July 27, 2017
The Unmaking of Home in Contemporary Art (Cultural Spaces)

The Unmaking of Home in Contemporary Art (Cultural Spaces) by Claudette Lauzon
English | May 4, 2017 | ISBN: 1442649828 | 225 Pages | PDF | 17 MB

In a world where the notion of home is more traumatizing than it is comforting, artists are using this literal and figurative space to reframe human responses to trauma.
Building on the scholarship of key art historians and theorists such as Judith Butler and Mieke Bal, Claudette Lauzon embarks upon a transnational analysis of contemporary artists who challenge the assumption that ‘home’ is a stable site of belonging.

Politics of Architecture in Contemporary Argentine Cinema  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at July 19, 2017
Politics of Architecture in Contemporary Argentine Cinema

Politics of Architecture in Contemporary Argentine Cinema By Prof. Amanda Holmes
English | PDF | 2017 | 167 Pages | ISBN : 3319551906 | 3.94 MB

This book considers how architectural landmarks, imagined buildings and urban landscapes take part in the production of meaning in contemporary Argentine cinema. From the iconic Buenos Aires Obelisk to the Hilton International Hotel, the shopping center to the café and the Le Corbusier-designed Curutchet House to the gated community, architecture in these films evokes the political.
Fighting at the Legal Boundaries: Controlling the Use of Force in Contemporary Conflict

Fighting at the Legal Boundaries: Controlling the Use of Force in Contemporary Conflict by Kenneth Watkin
English | 2016 | ISBN: 019045797X | 728 pages | PDF | 21,4 MB
The Ornament of the World: How Muslims, Jews and Christians Created a Culture of Tolerance in Medieval Spain [Audiobook]

Maria Rosa Menocal, Harold Bloom (Foreword), Tanya Eby (Narrator), "The Ornament of the World: How Muslims, Jews and Christians Created a Culture of Tolerance in Medieval Spain"
ASIN: B071G983PW, ISBN: 1541457021 | 2017 | MP3@64 kbps | ~09:51:00 | 277 MB

Women of Influence in Contemporary Music: Nine American Composers (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at June 13, 2017
Women of Influence in Contemporary Music: Nine American Composers (repost)

Women of Influence in Contemporary Music: Nine American Composers by Michael K. Slayton
English | ISBN: 0810877422 | 2010 | PDF | 494 pages | 6,4 MB

The Regional Politics of Welfare in Italy, Spain and Great Britain  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at June 2, 2017
The Regional Politics of Welfare in Italy, Spain and Great Britain

The Regional Politics of Welfare in Italy, Spain and Great Britain by Davide Vampa
English | 2016 | ISBN: 3319390066 | 259 Pages | PDF | 6.8 MB

This book is a study of the increasing territorial variations in the development of sub-national welfare systems that have occurred as an effect of the decentralization of health care and social assistance policies in Italy, Spain and Great Britain.

The Meaning of Form in Contemporary Innovative Poetry  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at June 1, 2017
The Meaning of Form in Contemporary Innovative Poetry

The Meaning of Form in Contemporary Innovative Poetry by Robert Sheppard
English | 2016 | ISBN: 3319340441 | 248 Pages | PDF | 5.4 MB

This study engages the life of form in contemporary innovative poetries through both an introduction to the latest theories and close readings of leading North American and British innovative poets.

A History of Biophysics in Contemporary China  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at May 1, 2017
A History of Biophysics in Contemporary China

Christine Yi Lai Luk - A History of Biophysics in Contemporary China
Published: 2015-05-07 | ISBN: 3319180924 | PDF | 90 pages | 1.59 MB
Ubuntu Strategies: Constructing Spaces of Belonging in Contemporary South African Culture

Hanneke Stuit, "Ubuntu Strategies: Constructing Spaces of Belonging in Contemporary South African Culture"
2017 | ISBN-10: 1137586397 | 240 pages | PDF | 3 MB
«Dew on the Grass»: The Poetics of Inbetweenness in Chekhov (Middlebury Studies in Russian Language and Literature)

«Dew on the Grass»: The Poetics of Inbetweenness in Chekhov (Middlebury Studies in Russian Language and Literature) by Radislav Lapushin
English | 2010 | ISBN: 1433108763 | 210 Pages | PDF | 2.09 MB