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1. Cover image for 'The Celebration of Death in Contemporary Culture'
Dina Khapaeva
Popular culture has reimagined death as entertainment and monsters as heroes, reflecting a profound contempt for the human race
 

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2. Cover image for 'The Fanfiction Reader'
Folk Tales for the Digital Age
Francesca Coppa
The first ever fanfiction reader framed to emphasize fanfiction's unique transformative nature and continuity with other storytelling traditions.

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Folk Tales for the Digital Age
Francesca Coppa
The first ever fanfiction reader framed to emphasize fanfiction's unique transformative nature and continuity with other storytelling traditions.

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Folk Tales for the Digital Age
Francesca Coppa
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3. Cover image for 'Star Worlds'
Freedom Versus Control in Online Gameworlds
William Sims Bainbridge
A ground-breaking look at the paradox of technology to both liberate and enslave our current culture by noted scholar William Sims Bainbridge

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Freedom Versus Control in Online Gameworlds
William Sims Bainbridge
A ground-breaking look at the paradox of technology to both liberate and enslave our current culture by noted scholar William Sims Bainbridge

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Freedom Versus Control in Online Gameworlds
William Sims Bainbridge
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4. Cover image for 'Latin Numbers'
Playing Latino in Twentieth-Century U.S. Popular Performance
Brian Eugenio Herrera
From the conga line to West Side Story to Ricky Martin, how popular performance prompted American audiences to view Latinos as a distinct (and distinctly non-white) ethnic group
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Playing Latino in Twentieth-Century U.S. Popular Performance
Brian Eugenio Herrera
From the conga line to West Side Story to Ricky Martin, how popular performance prompted American audiences to view Latinos as a distinct (and distinctly non-white) ethnic group
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4. Cover image for 'Latin Numbers'
Playing Latino in Twentieth-Century U.S. Popular Performance
Brian Eugenio Herrera
From the conga line to West Side Story to Ricky Martin, how popular performance prompted American audiences to view Latinos as a distinct (and distinctly non-white) ethnic group
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5. Cover image for 'Hallyu 2.0'
The Korean Wave in the Age of Social Media
Sangjoon Lee and Abé Mark Nornes, editors
The first scholarly volume to investigate the impact of social media and other communication technologies on the global dissemination of the Korean Wave
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The Korean Wave in the Age of Social Media
Sangjoon Lee and Abé Mark Nornes, editors
The first scholarly volume to investigate the impact of social media and other communication technologies on the global dissemination of the Korean Wave
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5. Cover image for 'Hallyu 2.0'
The Korean Wave in the Age of Social Media
Sangjoon Lee and Abé Mark Nornes, editors
The first scholarly volume to investigate the impact of social media and other communication technologies on the global dissemination of the Korean Wave
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6. Cover image for 'Poker'
The Parody of Capitalism
Ole Bjerg
The cultural meanings of poker and how it mirrors fundamental aspects of capitalism
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The Parody of Capitalism
Ole Bjerg
The cultural meanings of poker and how it mirrors fundamental aspects of capitalism
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The Parody of Capitalism
Ole Bjerg
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7. Cover image for 'Effeminism'
The Economy of Colonial Desire
Revathi Krishnaswamy
Establishes the homosocial dynamics of colonial desire as evidenced in Orientalist narrative
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8. Cover image for 'My Life as a Night Elf Priest'
An Anthropological Account of World of Warcraft
Bonnie A. Nardi
An anthropologist's analysis of one of the world's most popular online world games
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8. Cover image for 'My Life as a Night Elf Priest'
An Anthropological Account of World of Warcraft
Bonnie A. Nardi
An anthropologist's analysis of one of the world's most popular online world games
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8. Cover image for 'My Life as a Night Elf Priest'
An Anthropological Account of World of Warcraft
Bonnie A. Nardi
An anthropologist's analysis of one of the world's most popular online world games
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8. Cover image for 'My Life as a Night Elf Priest'
An Anthropological Account of World of Warcraft
Bonnie A. Nardi
An anthropologist's analysis of one of the world's most popular online world games
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9. Cover image for 'Ethnic Drag'
Performing Race, Nation, Sexuality in West Germany
Katrin Sieg
An exploration of the West German attempt to repress and refashion concepts of "race" after the Holocaust
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10. Cover image for 'Race, Liberalism, and Economics'
David Colander, Robert E. Prasch, and Falguni A. Sheth, Editors
Explores how economic reasoning relates to the broader concepts of liberalism and racism
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10. Cover image for 'Race, Liberalism, and Economics'
David Colander, Robert E. Prasch, and Falguni A. Sheth, Editors
Explores how economic reasoning relates to the broader concepts of liberalism and racism
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11. Cover image for 'Playing Underground'
A Critical History of the 1960s Off-Off-Broadway Movement
Stephen J. Bottoms
The first comprehensive history of Off-Off Broadway
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A Critical History of the 1960s Off-Off-Broadway Movement
Stephen J. Bottoms
The first comprehensive history of Off-Off Broadway
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12. Cover image for 'Cultural Conundrums'
Gender, Race, Nation, and the Making of Caribbean Cultural Politics
Natasha Barnes
Caribbean popular culture—including cricket, carnival, beauty pageants, and calypso—sheds light on the evolving cultural politics of the region
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Gender, Race, Nation, and the Making of Caribbean Cultural Politics
Natasha Barnes
Caribbean popular culture—including cricket, carnival, beauty pageants, and calypso—sheds light on the evolving cultural politics of the region
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13. Cover image for 'Law's Madness'
Austin Sarat, Lawrence Douglas, and Martha Merrill Umphrey, Editors
A provocative collection of essays that reveals how the law takes its definition from what it excludes
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Austin Sarat, Lawrence Douglas, and Martha Merrill Umphrey, Editors
A provocative collection of essays that reveals how the law takes its definition from what it excludes
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14. Cover image for 'The Aesthetics of Survival'
A Composer's View of Twentieth-Century Music
George Rochberg
A revised paperback edition of composer George Rochberg's landmark essays
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A Composer's View of Twentieth-Century Music
George Rochberg
A revised paperback edition of composer George Rochberg's landmark essays
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15. Cover image for 'Transformative Justice'
Israeli Identity on Trial
Leora Bilsky
Can Israel be both Jewish and democratic?
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Israeli Identity on Trial
Leora Bilsky
Can Israel be both Jewish and democratic?
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16. Cover image for 'Schoolbook Nation'
Conflicts over American History Textbooks from the Civil War to the Present
Joseph Moreau
An unbiased examination of the century-and-a-half-long culture wars fought in the pages of our country's history texts
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Conflicts over American History Textbooks from the Civil War to the Present
Joseph Moreau
An unbiased examination of the century-and-a-half-long culture wars fought in the pages of our country's history texts
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17. Cover image for 'The Jesuit and the Incas'
The Extraordinary Life of Padre Blas Valera, S.J.
Sabine Hyland
The story of the life and untimely death of a persecuted priest in colonial Peru and the controversy over mysterious, recently discovered documents about him
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18. Cover image for 'Louie Louie'
The History and Mythology of the World's Most Famous Rock 'n Roll Song; Including the Full Details of Its Torture and Persecution at the Hands of the Kingsmen, J. Edgar Hoover's FBI, and a Cast of Millions; and Introducing for the First Time Anywhere, the
Dave Marsh
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The History and Mythology of the World's Most Famous Rock 'n Roll Song; Including the Full Details of Its Torture and Persecution at the Hands of the Kingsmen, J. Edgar Hoover's FBI, and a Cast of Millions; and Introducing for the First Time Anywhere, the
Dave Marsh
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19. Cover image for 'Jewish in America'
Sara Blair and Jonathan Freedman, Editors
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20. Cover image for 'Gates of Freedom'
Voltairine de Cleyre and the Revolution of the Mind
Eugenia C. DeLamotte
Rediscovers and celebrates the long-neglected writing of one of the world's most important feminist anarchists
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Voltairine de Cleyre and the Revolution of the Mind
Eugenia C. DeLamotte
Rediscovers and celebrates the long-neglected writing of one of the world's most important feminist anarchists
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21. Cover image for 'Untimely Interventions'
AIDS Writing, Testimonial, and the Rhetoric of Haunting
Ross Chambers
Explores testimonial writing as it advances a provocative new theory of culture, trauma, genre, and denial
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AIDS Writing, Testimonial, and the Rhetoric of Haunting
Ross Chambers
Explores testimonial writing as it advances a provocative new theory of culture, trauma, genre, and denial
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22. Cover image for 'The Troubles in Ballybogoin'
Memory and Identity in Northern Ireland
William F. Kelleher, Jr.
A fascinating exploration of how social memory serves to hinder communication and foster disorder in Northern Ireland
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Memory and Identity in Northern Ireland
William F. Kelleher, Jr.
A fascinating exploration of how social memory serves to hinder communication and foster disorder in Northern Ireland
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23. Cover image for 'The Limits to Union'
Same-Sex Marriage and the Politics of Civil Rights
Jonathan Goldberg-Hiller
Offers a case study of the same-sex marriage debate in Hawaii to discuss wider questions of political import
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Same-Sex Marriage and the Politics of Civil Rights
Jonathan Goldberg-Hiller
Offers a case study of the same-sex marriage debate in Hawaii to discuss wider questions of political import
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24. Cover image for 'From Inner Worlds to Outer Space'
The Multimedia Performances of Dan Kwong
Dan Kwong
A controversial and entertaining collection of recent work by this acclaimed performance artist
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25. Cover image for 'Salt and State'
An Annotated Translation of the Songshi Salt Monopoly Treatise
Volume: 99
Cecilia Lee-fang Chien
A valuable storehouse of information and the first translation of the work into English
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