Clueless In Academe

ISBN 10 : 9780300132014
ISBN 13 : 0300132018

Gerald Graff argues that our schools and colleges make the intellectual life seem more opaque, narrowly specialized, and beyond normal learning capacities than it is or needs to be..

The Only Astrology Book You Ll Ever Need

ISBN 10 : 9781589796539
ISBN 13 : 1589796535

Presents a do-it-yourself astrology guide that provides all necessary information and tables to help plot a complete, individual horoscope, including many details frequently neglec..

America In The British Imagination

ISBN 10 : 9781137376800
ISBN 13 : 1137376805

How was American culture disseminated into Britain? Why did many British citizens embrace American customs? And what picture did they form of American society and politics? This en..

Shrines And Pilgrimage In The Modern World

ISBN 10 : 9789089640116
ISBN 13 : 9089640118

The modern pilgrimage—to sites ranging from Graceland to the veterans’ annual ride to to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial to Jim Morrison’s Paris grave—is intertwined with man..

Oh Boy

ISBN 10 : 9781135866624
ISBN 13 : 1135866627

From Muddy Waters to Mick Jagger, Elvis to Freddie Mercury, Jeff Buckley to Justin Timberlake, masculinity in popular music has been an issue explored by performers, critics, and a..

St James Encyclopedia Of Popular Culture

ISBN 10 : 1558624007
ISBN 13 : 9781558624009

Provides entries that cover all aspects of popular culture in the United States, including art, theater, film, sports, social life, music, and television...

Ways Of Escape

ISBN 10 : 033347578X
ISBN 13 : 9780333475782

Modern life is often described as an iron cage from which there is no escape. But popular culture venerates leisure and travel as authentic escape routes from routine and monotony...