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By Don Ihde
Acoustic Technics, aware that digital and computer embedded technologies produce data that today can be transformed into acoustic images, notes the transformations these phenomena imply for a diverse set of practices, such as music, communication, medical diagnosis, and scientific knowledge.
This book uses innovative analysis of the Arabic text of the Qur'an to demonstrate that much of the Qur'an was composed live in oral performance, exploring the rich oral culture that preceded its formative period and showing that only by viewing it through an oral lens can one begin to...
The study looks at the ENP literature to identify where there is consensus among scholars and where perspectives and judgements differ.
By Joel R. Soza
This work explores the meaning of the bible's mysterious creatures with an emphasis on three creatures that all appear in the book of the prophet Isaiah: Lucifer Isa 14:12, Leviathan Isa 27:1, and Lilith Isa 34:14. These mysterious creatures live on and can both inspire and cause fear.
Al-Tounsi is the debut novel by the award-winning playwright, Anton Piatigorsky, and tells the story of the US Supreme Court's handling of a landmark case involving the rights of detainees held in a US military base. Although the novel follows the case as it maneuvers through the minds and hands...
The book traces gender ideologies in the Balkans through emancipating women's roles during socialism and the hyper-sexualization of women in advertising and media in the post-socialist transition. It uses a cultural/critical approach to understand advertising's effects on post-socialist societies and gender identities.