Whose Global Village

Author: Ramesh Srinivasan
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 1479821209
Size: 27.54 MB
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This book asks us to re-consider ‘whose global village’ we are shaping with the digital technology revolution today.

Living Room Wars

Author: Ien Ang
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780415128018
Size: 71.38 MB
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This brings together Ien Ang's recent writings on television audiences and, in response to recent criticisms of cultural studies, argues that it is possible to study audience pleasures and popular television in a way that is not naively ...

Poor Economics

Author: Abhijit Banerjee
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1610391608
Size: 56.15 MB
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In Poor Economics, Abhijit V. Banerjee and Esther Duflo, two practical visionaries working toward ending world poverty, answer these questions from the ground.

Remotely Global

Author: Charles Piot
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226669687
Size: 10.84 MB
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Confounding both anthropological theorizations and the State Department's stereotyped images of African village life, Remotely Global aims to rethink Euroamerican theories that fail to come to terms with the fluidity of everyday relations ...

Irresistible

Author: Adam Alter
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0698402634
Size: 55.60 MB
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In this revolutionary book, Adam Alter, a professor of psychology and marketing at NYU, tracks the rise of behavioral addiction, and explains why so many of today's products are irresistible.

Welcome To Your World

Author: Sarah Williams Goldhagen
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 0062199188
Size: 58.96 MB
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Erudite, wise, and beautifully illustrated with more than 150 color photographs, Welcome to Your World is a vital, eye-opening guide to the spaces we inhabit, physically and mentally, and a clarion call to design for human experience.

Happier Meals

Author: Danielle Nierenberg
Publisher: Worldwatch Institute
ISBN: 1878071777
Size: 31.93 MB
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This book documents the harmful effects of factory farming in both industrialized and developing countries and explains the range of problems it can cause.

Tensions Of Empire

Author: Frederick Cooper
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520206052
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Starting with the premise that Europe was made by its imperial projects as much as colonial encounters were shaped by events and conflicts in Europe, this volume investigates metropolitan-colonial relationships.