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1. Cover image for 'Blindness Through the Looking Glass'
The Performance of Blindness, Gender, and the Sensory Body
Gili Hammer
Challenges visuality as the dominant mode through which we understand gender, social performance, and visual culture
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1. Cover image for 'Blindness Through the Looking Glass'
The Performance of Blindness, Gender, and the Sensory Body
Gili Hammer
Challenges visuality as the dominant mode through which we understand gender, social performance, and visual culture
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1. Cover image for 'Blindness Through the Looking Glass'
The Performance of Blindness, Gender, and the Sensory Body
Gili Hammer
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2. Cover image for 'Cultures of Yusin'
South Korea in the 1970s
Youngju Ryu, Editor
A broad range of scholars explores the many avenues of cultural production during the Yusin period, casting new light on how it challenged and conformed to the ambitions of the state power
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2. Cover image for 'Cultures of Yusin'
South Korea in the 1970s
Youngju Ryu, Editor
A broad range of scholars explores the many avenues of cultural production during the Yusin period, casting new light on how it challenged and conformed to the ambitions of the state power
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2. Cover image for 'Cultures of Yusin'
South Korea in the 1970s
Youngju Ryu, Editor
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3. Cover image for 'Black Cultural Life in South Africa'
Reception, Apartheid, and Ethics
Lily Saint
Explores the shaping of black ethical consciousness by popular culture in apartheid-era South Africa
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3. Cover image for 'Black Cultural Life in South Africa'
Reception, Apartheid, and Ethics
Lily Saint
Explores the shaping of black ethical consciousness by popular culture in apartheid-era South Africa
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3. Cover image for 'Black Cultural Life in South Africa'
Reception, Apartheid, and Ethics
Lily Saint
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4. Cover image for 'Immersions in Cultural Difference'
Tourism, War, Performance
Natalie Alvarez
How immersive simulations—from a fictional border-crossing site to a mock terrorist training camp—attempt to foster understanding across cultures
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4. Cover image for 'Immersions in Cultural Difference'
Tourism, War, Performance
Natalie Alvarez
How immersive simulations—from a fictional border-crossing site to a mock terrorist training camp—attempt to foster understanding across cultures
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4. Cover image for 'Immersions in Cultural Difference'
Tourism, War, Performance
Natalie Alvarez
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5. Cover image for 'Object Lessons and the Formation of Knowledge'
The University of Michigan Museums, Libraries, and Collections 1817–2017
Kerstin Barndt and Carla M. Sinopoli, editors
Comprehensive overview of the University of Michigan’s Museums, Libraries, and collections
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5. Cover image for 'Object Lessons and the Formation of Knowledge'
The University of Michigan Museums, Libraries, and Collections 1817–2017
Kerstin Barndt and Carla M. Sinopoli, editors
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6. Cover image for 'African Print Cultures'
Newspapers and Their Publics in the Twentieth Century
Edited by Derek R. Peterson, Emma Hunter, and Stephanie Newell
Broad-ranging essays on the social, political, and cultural significance of more than a century’s worth of newspaper publishing practices across the African continent

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6. Cover image for 'African Print Cultures'
Newspapers and Their Publics in the Twentieth Century
Edited by Derek R. Peterson, Emma Hunter, and Stephanie Newell
Broad-ranging essays on the social, political, and cultural significance of more than a century’s worth of newspaper publishing practices across the African continent

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6. Cover image for 'African Print Cultures'
Newspapers and Their Publics in the Twentieth Century
Edited by Derek R. Peterson, Emma Hunter, and Stephanie Newell
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7. Cover image for 'The Resonance of Unseen Things'
Poetics, Power, Captivity, and UFOs in the American Uncanny
Susan Lepselter
An interdisciplinary study of how conspiracy theories and stories persist and resonate among different Americans
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Web 2016 Open Access Available Read Online
7. Cover image for 'The Resonance of Unseen Things'
Poetics, Power, Captivity, and UFOs in the American Uncanny
Susan Lepselter
An interdisciplinary study of how conspiracy theories and stories persist and resonate among different Americans
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7. Cover image for 'The Resonance of Unseen Things'
Poetics, Power, Captivity, and UFOs in the American Uncanny
Susan Lepselter
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Web 2016 Open Access Available Read Online
7. Cover image for 'The Resonance of Unseen Things'
Poetics, Power, Captivity, and UFOs in the American Uncanny
Susan Lepselter
An interdisciplinary study of how conspiracy theories and stories persist and resonate among different Americans
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8. Cover image for 'Dean Worcester's Fantasy Islands'
Photography, Film, and the Colonial Philippines
Mark Rice
A biography of the man whose photographic activities had a profound influence on the way that Americans perceived the Philippines throughout the twentieth century
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8. Cover image for 'Dean Worcester's Fantasy Islands'
Photography, Film, and the Colonial Philippines
Mark Rice
A biography of the man whose photographic activities had a profound influence on the way that Americans perceived the Philippines throughout the twentieth century
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8. Cover image for 'Dean Worcester's Fantasy Islands'
Photography, Film, and the Colonial Philippines
Mark Rice
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9. Cover image for 'Cultural Struggles'
Performance, Ethnography, Praxis
Dwight Conquergood
Gathers the essential essays of Dwight Conquergood, performance studies scholar, ethnographer, and activist
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Performance, Ethnography, Praxis
Dwight Conquergood
Gathers the essential essays of Dwight Conquergood, performance studies scholar, ethnographer, and activist
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Performance, Ethnography, Praxis
Dwight Conquergood
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10. Cover image for 'Visualizing Secularism and Religion'
Egypt, Lebanon, Turkey, India
Alev Cinar, Srirupa Roy and Maha Yahya, Editors

An investigation of the role of religion in the formation of secular-national public spheres in the Middle East and South Asia

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10. Cover image for 'Visualizing Secularism and Religion'
Egypt, Lebanon, Turkey, India
Alev Cinar, Srirupa Roy and Maha Yahya, Editors
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11. Cover image for 'Olof the Eskimo Lady'
A Biography of an Icelandic Dwarf in America
Inga Dóra Björnsdóttir
The story of an Icelandic dwarf who made a living in 19th-century America posing as an Eskimo
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Hardcover 2010 $34.95 Available Add Hardcover for "Olof the Eskimo Lady" to Cart
12. Cover image for 'When Women Have Wings'
Feminism and Development in Medellin, Colombia
Donna F. Murdock

A vivid and detailed ethnographic account of the problems of professionalization and feminism in a community center project in one of Medellín, Colombia's most embattled working class districts

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12. Cover image for 'When Women Have Wings'
Feminism and Development in Medellin, Colombia
Donna F. Murdock

A vivid and detailed ethnographic account of the problems of professionalization and feminism in a community center project in one of Medellín, Colombia's most embattled working class districts

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13. Cover image for 'Weaving a Way Home'
A Personal Journey Exploring Place and Story
Leslie Van Gelder

An inquiry into how we engage with the world, and how solutions to environmental challenges can be found in the heart of our emotional relationships with places

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14. Cover image for 'These Days of Large Things'
The Culture of Size in America, 1865-1930
Michael Tavel Clarke
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14. Cover image for 'These Days of Large Things'
The Culture of Size in America, 1865-1930
Michael Tavel Clarke
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15. Cover image for 'Modern Loves'
The Anthropology of Romantic Courtship and Companionate Marriage
Jennifer S. Hirsch and Holly Wardlow, Editors
Grounded in recent, cutting edge feminist anthropological theory, these essays discuss how women and men do courtship, intimacy, and marriage around the world
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15. Cover image for 'Modern Loves'
The Anthropology of Romantic Courtship and Companionate Marriage
Jennifer S. Hirsch and Holly Wardlow, Editors
Grounded in recent, cutting edge feminist anthropological theory, these essays discuss how women and men do courtship, intimacy, and marriage around the world
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16. Cover image for 'Masked Ritual and Performance in South India'
David Shulman & Deborah Thiagarajan, eds.
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17. Cover image for 'Slayers and Their Vampires'
A Cultural History of Killing the Dead
Bruce A. McClelland
The first book to explore the origins of the vampire slayer
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17. Cover image for 'Slayers and Their Vampires'
A Cultural History of Killing the Dead
Bruce A. McClelland
The first book to explore the origins of the vampire slayer
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17. Cover image for 'Slayers and their Vampires'
A Cultural History of Killing the Dead
Bruce A. McClelland
The first book to explore the origins of the vampire slayer
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18. Cover image for 'The Development of Arab-American Identity'
Ernest McCarus, Editor
Looks at all aspects--political, religious, and social--of the Arab-American experience.
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Hardcover 1994 $83.00 Available Add Hardcover for "The Development of Arab-American Identity" to Cart
19. Cover image for 'Going to the Countryside'
The Rural in the Modern Chinese Cultural Imagination, 1915-1965
Yu Zhang

Focuses on the cultural practices and representations of “going to the countryside” as a distinctively modern experience in China between 1915 and 1965, bringing the rural back to the central concern of Chinese cultural studies

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19. Cover image for 'Going to the Countryside'
The Rural in the Modern Chinese Cultural Imagination, 1915-1965
Yu Zhang

Focuses on the cultural practices and representations of “going to the countryside” as a distinctively modern experience in China between 1915 and 1965, bringing the rural back to the central concern of Chinese cultural studies

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The Rural in the Modern Chinese Cultural Imagination, 1915-1965
Yu Zhang
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20. Cover image for 'Korean Families Yesterday and Today'
Hyunjoon Park and Hyeyoung Woo, Editors

Twelve chapters, portraying diverse aspects of the contemporary Korean families and showing how they have come to have their current shapes

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Hyunjoon Park and Hyeyoung Woo, Editors

Twelve chapters, portraying diverse aspects of the contemporary Korean families and showing how they have come to have their current shapes

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Hyunjoon Park and Hyeyoung Woo, Editors
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