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    The Year\'s Work in the Punk Bookshelf, Or, Lusty Scripts

    By Brian James Schill

    Paperback £25.65

    This is the story of the books punks read and why they read them. The Year's Work in the Punk Bookshelf challenges the stereotype that punk rock is a bastion of violent, drug-addicted, uneducated drop outs. Brian James Schill explores how, for decades, punk and postpunk subculture has absorbed, debated,...

    Dark History of Modern Philosophy

    By Bernard Freydberg

    Paperback £19.25

    Delving beneath the principal discourses of philosophy from Descartes through Kant, Bernard Freydberg plumbs the previously concealed dark forces that ignite the inner power of modern thought. He contends that reason itself issues from an implicit and unconscious suppression of the nonrational. Even the modern philosophical concerns of nature and...

    Amateur Movie Making

    Paperback Save £3.34 = £25.65

    Covers films produced in New England between 1915-1960 and held in the collections of the repository, Northeast Historic Film.

    Jazz and Palm Wine

    By Emmanuel Dongala

    Paperback Save £0.54 = £14.45

    Originally published in French as: Jazz et vin de palme. Paris: Hatier, 1982.

    Introduction to Documentary, Third Edition

    By Bill Nichols

    Paperback £18.45

    The third edition of Bill Nichols's best-selling text provides an up-to-date introduction to the most important issues in documentary history and criticism. A new chapter, "I Want to Make a Documentary: Where Do I Start?" guides readers through the steps of planning and preproduction and includes an example of a...

    Ponderings VII-XI

    By Martin Heidegger

    Hardback Save £5.04 = £44.96

    Through these broad and sprawling notebooks, Heidegger offers fascinating opinions on Holderlin, Nietzsche, Wagner, Wittgenstein, Pascal, and many others. The importance of the Black Notebooks transcends Heidegger's relationship with National Socialism. These personal notebooks contain reflections on technology, art, Christianity, the history of philosophy, and Heidegger's attempt to move beyond...

    Ex-Centric Migrations: Europe and the Maghreb in Mediterranean Cinema, Literature, and Music

    By Hakim Abderrezak

    Paperback £24.85

    Ex-Centric Migrations examines cinematic, literary, and musical representations of migrants and migratory trends in the western Mediterranean. Focusing primarily on clandestine sea-crossings, Hakim Abderrezak shows that despite labor and linguistic ties with the colonizer, migrants from the Maghreb Morocco, Algeria, and Tunisia no longer systematically target France as a destination,...

    Ponderings II-VI

    By Martin Heidegger

    Hardback £44.96

    Ponderings II-VI begins the much-anticipated English translation of Martin Heidegger's "Black Notebooks." In a series of small notebooks with black covers, Heidegger confided sundry personal observations and ideas over the course of 40 years. The five notebooks in this volume were written between 1931 and 1938 and thus chronicle Heidegger's...

    Power and Change in Iran: Politics of Contention and Conciliation

    By Daniel Brumberg

    Paperback Save £1.04 = £33.96

    This volume provides an unparalleled and timely look at political, social, economic, and ideological dynamics in contemporary Iran. Through chapters on social welfare and privatization, university education, the role and authority of the Supreme Leader, the rule of law, the evolving electoral system, and the intense debate over human rights...

    Oscar Micheaux and His Circle: African-American Filmmaking and Race Cinema of the Silent Era

    Paperback £26.75

    Chiefly papers presented at a conference held January 1995, Yale University.

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