Cultural Studies

  1. Italian Women and International Cold War Politics, 1944-1968

    Italian Women and International Cold War Politics, 1944-1968 (Hardcover)

    Wendy Pojmann
    Price: $40.00
    The women of the Socialist/Communist Unione Donne Italiane (UDI) and the lay Catholic Centro Italiano Femminile (CIF) are the protagonists in this keen study of the relationship between national Italian women’s associations and international women’s movements from 1944, when the...

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  2. Futile Pleasures

    Futile Pleasures (Hardcover)

    Early Modern Literature and the Limits of Utility Corey McEleney
    Price: $100.00
    Tracing an ambivalence toward pleasure from the early modern to the modern era, McEleney shows how contemporary critics have recapitulated Renaissance humanist ideals about aesthetic value. Against a longstanding tradition that defensively advocates for the redemptive utility of literature,...

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  3. Fueling Culture

    Fueling Culture (Hardcover)

    101 Words for Energy and Environment Edited by Imre Szeman, Jennifer Wenzel, and Patricia Yaeger
    Price: $125.00
    How has our relation to energy changed over time? What differences do particular energy sources make to human values, politics, and imagination? How have transitions from one energy source to another—from wood to coal, or from oil to solar to whatever comes next—transformed culture and...

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  4. Futile Pleasures

    Futile Pleasures (Paperback)

    Early Modern Literature and the Limits of Utility Corey McEleney
    Price: $28.00
    Tracing an ambivalence toward pleasure from the early modern to the modern era, McEleney shows how contemporary critics have recapitulated Renaissance humanist ideals about aesthetic value. Against a longstanding tradition that defensively advocates for the redemptive utility of literature,...

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  5. Fueling Culture

    Fueling Culture (Paperback)

    101 Words for Energy and Environment Edited by Imre Szeman, Jennifer Wenzel, and Patricia Yaeger
    Price: $34.95
    How has our relation to energy changed over time? What differences do particular energy sources make to human values, politics, and imagination? How have transitions from one energy source to another—from wood to coal, or from oil to solar to whatever comes next—transformed culture and...

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