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Lady in the Dark: Iris Barry and the Art of Film
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ean: 9780231165785, isbn: 0231165781,
Iris Barry (1895–1969) was a pivotal modern figure and one of the first intellectuals to treat film as an art form, appreciating its far-reaching, transformative power. Although she had the bearing of an aristocrat, she was the self-educated daught...
Mapping the Language of Racism: Discourse and the Legitimation of Exploitation
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mpn: 9780231082617, ean: 9780231082617, isbn: 9780231082617,
The topics of 'race' and 'racism' are often treated narrowly and unimaginatively in social scientific literature; they are usually viewed as sub-categories of 'stereotyping' or 'prejudice' or 'social class.' In this exciting new book, Margaret Wether...
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Constructing Public Opinion
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ean: 9780231117678, isbn: 0231117671,
Is polling a process that brings "science" into the study of society? Or are polls crude instruments that tell us little about the way people actually think? The role of public opinion polls in government and mass media has gained increasing importan...
ean: 9780231102933, isbn: 0231102933,
Scooped! surveys the impact of tabloid journalism in America and reveals that crime news and reporting say much about a society fascinated by sleaze and violence. David Krajicek raises important questions about how and why certain crimes are reported...
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ean: 9780231111348, isbn: 0231111347,
Best-selling author Umberto Eco's latest work unlocks the riddles of history in an exploration of the "linguistics of the lunatic," stories told by scholars, scientists, poets, fanatics, and ordinary people in order to make sense of the world. Explor...
The Fall of Language in the Age of English
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ean: 9780231163033, isbn: 9780231163033,
Winner of the Kobayashi Hideo Award, The Fall of Language in the Age of English lays bare the struggle to retain the brilliance of one's own language in this period of English-language dominance. Born in Tokyo but raised and educated in the United St...
The Best Business Writing 2014 (Columbia Journalism Review Books)
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ean: 9780231170154, isbn: 9780231170154,
This anthology of the year's best investigative business writing explores the secret dealings of an elite Wall Street society and uncovers the crimes and misadventures of the young founder of Silk Road, the wildly successful online illegal goods site...
CBS’s Don Hollenbeck: An Honest Reporter in the Age of McCarthyism
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ean: 9780231144964, isbn: 0231144962,
Loren Ghiglione recounts the fascinating life and tragic suicide of Don Hollenbeck, the controversial newscaster who became a primary target of McCarthyism's smear tactics. Drawing on unsealed FBI records, private family correspondence, and interview...
Better Presentations: A Guide for Scholars, Researchers, and Wonks
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mpn: 9780231175210, ean: 9780231175210, isbn: 0231175213,
Whether you are a university professor, researcher at a think tank, graduate student, or analyst at a private firm, chances are that at some point you have presented your work in front of an audience. Most of us approach this task by converting a wri...
Eqbal Ahmad: Critical Outsider in a Turbulent Age
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mpn: 10 black & white illustrations, ean: 9780231171564, isbn: 0231171560,
Eqbal Ahmad (1930?–1999) was a bold and original activist, journalist, and theorist who brought uncommon perspective to the rise of militant Islam, the conflict in Kashmir, the involvement of the United States in Vietnam, and the geopolitics of the...
A Daughter's Memoir of Burma
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mpn: black & white halftones, maps, frontispi, ean: 9780231169363, isbn: 0231169361,
Wendy Law-Yone was just fifteen when Burma's military staged a coup and overthrew the civilian government in 1962. The daughter of Ed Law-Yone, the daredevil founder and chief editor of The Nation, Burma's leading postwar English-language newspaper, ...
Fate, Time, and Language: An Essay on Free Will
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mpn: 9780231151573, ean: 9780231151573, isbn: 0231151578,
In 1962, the philosopher Richard Taylor used six commonly accepted presuppositions to imply that human beings have no control over the future. David Foster Wallace not only took issue with Taylor's method, which, according to him, scrambled the relat...
The Language of Ethnic Conflict
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Covering Globalization: A Handbook for Reporters
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ean: 9780231131742, isbn: 0231131747,
The first journalism textbook for reporters who cover finance and economics in developing and transitional countries, Covering Globalization is an essential guide to the pressing topics of our times. Written by economists from the Asian Development B...
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ean: 9780231125895, isbn: 0231125895,
Written by leading professional journalists and classroom-tested at schools of journalism, Thinking Clearly is designed to provoke conversation about the issues that shape the production and presentation of the news in the twenty-first century. These...
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