Cultural studies

    Girls Like This, Boys Like That: The Reproduction of Gender in Contemporary Youth Cultures

    By Victoria Cann

    Hardback £63.66

    Brand new research uniting gender and taste studies to explore the pop cultural preferences of young people.

    Godard and Sound

    By Albertine Fox

    Hardback £61.11

    For the first time, this book brings together Jean-Luc Godard's later multimedia works with an analysis of their complex soundscapes.

    Where We Are: The State of Britain Now

    By Roger Scruton

    Hardback £12.65

    Addressing one of the most politically turbulent periods in modern British history, philosopher Roger Scruton asks how, in these circumstances, we can come to define our identity, and what in the coming years will hold us together. To what are our duties owed and why? How do we respond to...

    On Video Games

    By Soraya Murray

    Hardback £63.66

    Video games are a defining part of mass visual culture.

    I An Distracted by Everything

    By Liza Tarbuck

    Hardback £12.65

    The first annual for adults of it's kind.Combining the spirit of Britain's much-loved Bunty and Judy annuals with the humour of the Python classic Bert Fegg's Nasty Book for Boys and Girls, I An Distracted By Everything is a book to pour over, ponder on and laugh uproariously with.

    Patronising Bastards

    By Quentin Letts

    Hardback £12.65

    From Sunday Times bestselling author of 50 People Who Buggered Up Britain, Quentin Letts, comes his blistering new book on how Britain's out-of-touch, illiberal elite fills its boots.

    Times Great Letters

    Hardback £14.46

    The Times has the most famous letters page of any newspaper. This delightful selection of over 300 items of correspondence over the last century shows precisely why.

    Custard, Culverts and Cake

    Paperback £13.70

    Leading scholars from the Academic Archers network combine a love of The Archers with their specialist subjects, in Custard, Culverts and Cake - a sometimes serious, but most often wry look at the people of Ambridge. Scholars take on subjects such as food, geography, social media, faith and naturally, the...

    Hellenism and the Local Communities of the Eastern Mediterra

    Hardback £55.26

    The conquest of Alexander the Great was a catalyst for change throughout the Eastern Mediterranean, opening up new spaces for interaction between Greek and non-Greek cultures. In exploring these, this volume reassesses the concepts of 'Hellenism' and 'Hellenization' and their usefulness for understanding cultural exchange in this region and era.

    People at Work: The Rock Star Ladybird for Grown-Ups

    By Jason Hazeley

    Hardback £7.25

    THE PERFECT GIFT for the music lover. __________________________________ 'This is the rock star. His name is Bob Dylan. Bob is rehearsing with his band. It takes a long time. First the band have to learn all of Bob's famous songs. Then Bob has to think of worse tunes he can...

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