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Image Brokers: Visualizing World News in the Age of Digital Circulation
Image Brokers: Visualizing World News in the Age of Digital Circulation
by Zeynep Devrim Gursel
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Image Brokers is an in-depth ethnography of the labor and infrastructure behind news images and how they are circulated. Zeynep Gand#252;rsel presents an intimate look at the ways image brokersand#151;the people who manage the distribution or restriction... (read more)

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The Best American Infographics 2015 (Best American)
The Best American Infographics 2015 (Best American)
by Gareth Cook
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The most creative and effective data visualizations from the past year, edited by Brain Pickings’ creator Maria Popova. “Not only is [The Best American Infographics] a thing of beauty, it’s also a good read.” — Nature The... (read more)

Available October 6, 2015
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Vanishing Eden: White Construction of Memory, Meaning, and Identity in a Racially Changing City (Urban Life, Landscape and Policy)
Vanishing Eden: White Construction of Memory, Meaning, and Identity in a Racially Changing City (Urban Life, Landscape and Policy)
by Michael Maly
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For many whites, desegregation initially felt like an attack on their community. But how has the process of racial change affected whites’ understanding of community and race? In Vanishing Eden, Michael Maly and Heather Dalmage provide an... (read more)

Available November 2015
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Content Is King: News Media Management in the Digital Age
Content Is King: News Media Management in the Digital Age
by Gary Graham
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From the viewpoint of newspaper organizations the main competitive media has shrunk to only one, the internet. But the effect of this innovation has been devastating in capturing the vast majority of the advertising revenues on which newspapers have... (read more)

Available September 2015
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What Is Quantitative Longitudinal Data Analysis? (What Is? Research Methods)
What Is Quantitative Longitudinal Data Analysis? (What Is? Research Methods)
by Vernon Gayle
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Across the social sciences, there is widespread agreement that quantitative longitudinal research designs offer analysts powerful scientific data resources. But, to date, most texts on social survey analysis have been written from a statistical, rather... (read more)

Available June 2016
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Humanitarian Intervention in the Long Nineteenth Century: Setting the Precedent (Humanitarianism: Mup)
Humanitarian Intervention in the Long Nineteenth Century: Setting the Precedent (Humanitarianism: Mup)
by Heraclides Alexis
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This book is a comprehensive presentation of humanitarian intervention in theory and practice in the course of the long nineteenth century, a precedent of today's situation and debate regarding this controversial concept. Its main contributions are the... (read more)

Available July 2015
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Television on Demand: Curatorial Culture and the Transformation of TV
Television on Demand: Curatorial Culture and the Transformation of TV
by Mj Robinson
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Since the beginning of broadcasting, radio and television producers have pushed their shows to audiences in controlled environments that end in a discrete and quantifiable site to be transformed into advertising rates. Today's viewers program their DVR's... (read more)

Available June 2016
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California Studies in Food and Culture #59: A Taste of Power: Food and American Identities
California Studies in Food and Culture #59: A Taste of Power: Food and American Identities
by Katharina Vester
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Since the founding of the United States, culinary texts and practices have played a crucial role in the making of cultural identities and social hierarchies. A Taste of Power examines culinary writing and practices as forces for the production of social... (read more)

Available October 2015
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The New Dynamics of Ageing Volume 1 (New Dynamics of Ageing)
The New Dynamics of Ageing Volume 1 (New Dynamics of Ageing)
by Alan Walker
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The two volumes of The New Dynamics of Ageing provide a comprehensive, interdisciplinary overview of the latest research on aging. Together, they report the outcomes of the New Dynamics of Ageing research projects, the most intensive investigation ever... (read more)

Available June 2015
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Robot Universe: Legendary Automatons and Androids from the Ancient World to the Distant Future
Robot Universe: Legendary Automatons and Androids from the Ancient World to the Distant Future
by Ana Matronic
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Robot Universe gathers the hundred most important androids and automatons of all time, exploring their creation, purpose, design, and how they have comforted or terrified us across the ages and galaxies. Robot aficionado Ana Matronicandmdash;the Grammy... (read more)

Available October 2015
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Poor Neighbourhoods: Policy, Renewal and Change
Poor Neighbourhoods: Policy, Renewal and Change
by John Houghton
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Drawing on practical experience and evaluative literature generated over the last decade, Poor Neighbourhoods is the first comprehensive account of largescale policy experiments to regenerate the poorest neighborhoods in the UK, raising the level of... (read more)

Available September 2015
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Ethics of Care: Critical Advances in International Perspective
Ethics of Care: Critical Advances in International Perspective
by Marian Barnes
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Over the last twenty years, research on feminist care ethics has flourished, and this collection makes a unique contribution to that body of work. Drawing on a wealth of practical experience across eight different disciplinary fields, the international... (read more)

Available November 2015
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War of My Generation: Youth Culture and the War on Terror
War of My Generation: Youth Culture and the War on Terror
by David Kieran
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In the years since the 9/11 attacks, approximately four million Americans have turned eighteen each year and more than fifty million children have been born. These members of the millennial and post-millennial generation have come of age in a moment... (read more)

Available August 2015
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Image Brokers: Visualizing World News in the Age of Digital Circulation
Image Brokers: Visualizing World News in the Age of Digital Circulation
by Zeynep Devrim Gursel
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Image Brokers is an in-depth ethnography of the labor and infrastructure behind news images and how they are circulated. Zeynep Gand#252;rsel presents an intimate look at the ways image brokersand#151;the people who manage the distribution or restriction... (read more)

Available December 2015
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Studying Health Inequalities (Policy Press - Evidence for Public Health Practice)
Studying Health Inequalities (Policy Press - Evidence for Public Health Practice)
by Jonathan Wistow
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Addressing the implications of current British public health policies on the equal delivery of health services, this book—part of the Evidence for Public Health Practice series—explicitly identifies inequalities in health service practices. It... (read more)

Available July 2015
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Harvard East Asian Monographs #353: Customizing Daily Life: Representing and Reforming Customs in Nineteenth-Century Japan
Harvard East Asian Monographs #353: Customizing Daily Life: Representing and Reforming Customs in Nineteenth-Century Japan
by Suzanne G. O'brien
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Throughout the Tokugawa era (1600-1868), the term fūzoku--variously translated as customs, morals, and daily life--assumed an increasingly prominent place in legal and popular discourse. Samurai officials and social critics attempted to mold the fūzoku... (read more)

Available July 2015
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Voices of Jihad: New Writings on Radical Islam (Library of Modern Middle East Studies)
Voices of Jihad: New Writings on Radical Islam (Library of Modern Middle East Studies)
by Kamran Bokhari
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The 21st century has seen an unprecedented radicalization of Muslims across the world. In some cases, this has led to terror and violence. Yet as the West pours huge military resources into the "war on terror," we still know very little about the... (read more)

Available July 30, 2015
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Territories of Poverty: Rethinking North and South (Geographies of Justice and Social Transformation)
Territories of Poverty: Rethinking North and South (Geographies of Justice and Social Transformation)
by Ananya Roy
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Territories of Poverty challenges the conventional North-South geographies through which poverty scholarship is organized. Staging theoretical interventions that traverse social histories of the American welfare state and critical ethnographies of... (read more)

Available November 2015
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Researching the Lifecourse: Critical Reflections from the Social Sciences
Researching the Lifecourse: Critical Reflections from the Social Sciences
by Nancy Worth
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This book focuses on one of the most useful perspectives in social sciences: the lifecourse. It offers a distinctive approach to the topic, aiming to truly cover the whole of the lifecourse, focusing on innovative methods and case studies from Europe and... (read more)

Available September 2015
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What Are Community Studies? (What Is? Research Methods)
What Are Community Studies? (What Is? Research Methods)
by Graham Crow
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In the age of globalization and the changing welfare state, community relations are now more important than ever. What are Community Studies? gives an overview of the community studies field, with particular focus on the research methods used, and how... (read more)

Available August 2016
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