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“Soft” Counterinsurgency: Human Terrain Teams and US Military Strategy in Iraq and Afghanistan
“Soft” Counterinsurgency: Human Terrain Teams and US...
Paul Joseph
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:"Soft" Counterinsurgency reviews the promises and achievements of Human Terrain Teams, the small groups of social scientists that were eventually embedded in every combat brigade in Iraq and Afghanistan.
13 Steps to Manufacturing in China
13 Steps to Manufacturing in China
B. Mitchell
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:A comprehensive reference book providing the tactics, strategies, and methodology for establishing a manufacturing plant in China. The book is jam packed with details including sourcing Chinese equipment, importing used or new equipment, building con...
A Feminine Cinematics
A Feminine Cinematics
Caroline Bainb...
editor: Springer
ano: 2008
descrição:This timely book provides new insights into debates around the relationship between women and film by drawing on the work of philosopher Luce Irigaray. Arguing that female-directed cinema provides new ways to explore ideas of representation and spect...
A History of Charisma
A History of Charisma
J. Potts
editor: Springer
ano: 2009
descrição:This book traces the history of the word 'charisma', and the various meanings assigned to it, from its first century origins in Christian theology to its manifestations in twenty-first century politics and culture, while considering how much of the w...
A History of the Modern British Ghost Story
A History of the Modern British Ghost Story
S. Hay
editor: Springer
ano: 2011
descrição:Ghost stories are always in conversation with novelistic modes with which they are contemporary. This book examines examples from Sir Walter Scott, Charles Dickens, Henry James and Rudyard Kipling, amongst others, to the end of the twentieth century,...
A Theory of Narrative Drawing
A Theory of Narrative Drawing
Simon Grennan
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This book offers an original new conception of visual story telling, proposing that drawing, depictive drawing and narrative drawing are produced in an encompassing dialogic system of embodied social behavior. It refigures the existing description...
Action, Detection and Shane Black
Action, Detection and Shane Black
Nils Bothmann
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:Nils Bothmann applies antiessentialist genre theory to study the fusion of the action and the detection genre in the hybrid genre of detAction, focusing on the work of screenwriter and director Shane Black. After providing antiessentialist definition...
Adapting Poe
Adapting Poe
D. Perry; C. S...
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:Adapting Poe is a collection of essays that explores the way Edgar Allan Poe has been adapted over the last hundred years in film, comic art, music, and literary criticism. A major theme that pervades the study concerns the more recent re-imaginings ...
Advertising in Contemporary Consumer Culture
Advertising in Contemporary Consumer Culture
Hélène de Burgh...
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:This is the first scholarly book dedicated to reading the work of contemporary filmmakers and their impact on modern marketing and advertising. Drawing from consumer culture theory, film and media studies, the author presents an expansive analysis of...
Advertising, Commercial Spaces and the Urban
Advertising, Commercial Spaces and the Urban
Anne M. Cronin
editor: Springer
ano: 2010
descrição:Providing a detailed account of contemporary outdoor advertising and its relationship with urban space, this book examines what the outdoor advertising industry tells us about the commercial production of urban space, what industry practices reveal a...
Aesthetico-Cultural Cosmopolitanism and French Youth
Aesthetico-Cultural Cosmopolitanism and French Yo...
Vincenzo Cicchelli...
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:By examining cultural consumption, tastes and imaginaries as a means of relating to the world, this book describes the effects of globalization on young people from an aesthetic and cultural perspective. It employs the concept of aesthetico-cultural ...
Africa and the European Union
Africa and the European Union
J. Mangala
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:The adoption of the Joint Africa-EU Strategy (JAES) in 2007 was a watershed moment in Africa-EU relations, one that sought to 'reinvent' a historical relationship to meet the challenges posed by complex interdependencies, expanding globalization, and...