Denna webbshop är stängd för köp.
Klicka här för mer information

Sökresultat - University of Illinois Press

Sök »
Din sökning gav 2678 träffar. Klicka på titeln för mer information eller lägg den i din kundvagn direkt. Om Du inte hittar titeln vid sökning se Söktips

Fördjupa min sökning

  • "The Useless Mouths" and Other Literary Writings

    "The Useless Mouths" and Other Literary Writings
    av Simone de Beauvoir

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252036347

    "The Useless Mouths" and Other Literary Writings brings to English-language readers literary writings--several previously unknown--by Simone de Beauvoir. Culled from sources including various American university collections, the works span decades o…

  • Critical Digital Humanities

    Critical Digital Humanities
    av James E Dobson

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252084041

    Can established humanities methods coexist with computational thinking? It is one of the major questions in humanities research today, as scholars increasingly adopt sophisticated data science for their work. James E. Dobson explores the opportuniti…

  • Critical Digital Humanities

    Critical Digital Humanities
    av James E Dobson

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252042270

    Can established humanities methods coexist with computational thinking? It is one of the major questions in humanities research today, as scholars increasingly adopt sophisticated data science for their work. James E. Dobson explores the opportuniti…

  • Man and the Sacred

    Man and the Sacred
    av Roger Caillois, Meyer Barash, Roger Caillois

    Pocket - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252070341

    Throughout the world, people believe that much of what they do is accidental, ordinary, and inconsequential, while other acts can bring on divine retribution or earn eternal grace. In Man and the Sacred, Caillois demonstrates how humanity's ambiguo

  • Man, Play and Games

    Man, Play and Games
    av Roger Caillois

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252070334

    According to Roger Caillois, play is "an occasion of pure waste: waste of time, energy, ingenuity, skill, and often of money." In spite of this--or because of it--play constitutes an essential element of human social and spiritual development. In th…

  • Media Capital

    Media Capital
    av Aurora Wallace

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252078828

    In a declaration of the ascendance of the American media industry, nineteenth-century press barons in New York City helped to invent the skyscraper, a quintessentially American icon of progress and aspiration. Early newspaper buildings in the countr…

  • Media Capital

    Media Capital
    av Aurora Wallace

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252037344

    In a declaration of the ascendance of the American media industry, nineteenth-century press barons in New York City helped to invent the skyscraper, a quintessentially American icon of progress and aspiration. Early newspaper buildings in the countr…

  • Beyond Respectability

    Beyond Respectability
    av Brittney C. Cooper

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252082481

    Beyond Respectability charts the development of African American women as public intellectuals and the evolution of their thought from the end of the 1800s through the Black Power era of the 1970s. Eschewing the Great Race Man paradigm so prominent…

  • Beyond Respectability

    Beyond Respectability
    av Brittney C. Cooper

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252040993

    Beyond Respectability charts the development of African American women as public intellectuals and the evolution of their thought from the end of the 1800s through the Black Power era of the 1970s. Eschewing the Great Race Man paradigm so prominent…

  • Race against Liberalism

    Race against Liberalism
    av David M. Lewis-Colman

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252075056

    Race against Liberalism: Black Workers and the UAW in Detroit examines how black workers' activism in Detroit shaped the racial politics of the labor movement and the white working class. Tracing substantive, longstanding disagreements between liber…

  • Race against Liberalism

    Race against Liberalism
    av David M. Lewis-Colman

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252033001

    Race against Liberalism: Black Workers and the UAW in Detroit examines how black workers' activism in Detroit shaped the racial politics of the labor movement and the white working class. Tracing substantive, longstanding disagreements between liber…

  • Blues All Day Long

    Blues All Day Long
    av Wayne Everett Goins

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252080173

    A member of Muddy Waters' legendary late 1940s-1950s band, Jimmy Rogers pioneered a blues guitar style that made him one of the most revered sidemen of all time. Rogers also had a significant if star-crossed career as a singer and solo artist for Ch…

  • Blues All Day Long

    Blues All Day Long
    av Wayne Everett Goins

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252038570

    A member of Muddy Waters' legendary late 1940s-1950s band, Jimmy Rogers pioneered a blues guitar style that made him one of the most revered sidemen of all time. Rogers also had a significant if star-crossed career as a singer and solo artist for Ch…

  • PEASANTS OF LANGUEDOC

    PEASANTS OF LANGUEDOC
    av Emmanuel le Roy Ladurie

    Häftad - 1977 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252006357

    Hailed as a pioneering work of "total history" when it was published in France in 1966, Le Roy Ladurie's volume combines elements of human geography, historical demography, economic history, and folk culture in a broad depiction of a great agrarian…

  • Eight Words for the Study of Expressive Culture

    Eight Words for the Study of Expressive Culture

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252071096

    Group. Art. Text. Genre. Performance. Context. Tradition. Identity. No matter where we are--in academic institutions, in cultural agencies, at home, or in a casual conversation--these are words we use when we talk about creative expression in its cu…

  • Serbia under the Swastika

    Serbia under the Swastika
    av Alexander Prusin

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252041068

    The 1941 Axis invasion of Yugoslavia initially left the German occupiers with a pacified Serbian heartland willing to cooperate in return for relatively mild treatment. Soon, however, the outbreak of resistance shattered Serbia's seeming tranquility…

  • Been a Heavy Life

    Been a Heavy Life
    av Lois Presser

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252075582

    In this groundbreaking work, Lois Presser investigates the life stories of men who have perpetrated violence. She applies insights from across the academy to in-depth interviews with men who shared their accounts of how they became the people we mos…

  • Been a Heavy Life

    Been a Heavy Life
    av Lois Presser

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252033582

    In this groundbreaking work, Lois Presser investigates the life stories of men who have perpetrated violence. She applies insights from across the academy to in-depth interviews with men who shared their accounts of how they became the people we mos…

  • Abel Ferrara

    Abel Ferrara
    av Nicole Brenez

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252074110

    In this concise study, Nicole Brenez argues for Abel Ferrara's place in a line of grand inventors who have blurred distinctions between industry and avant-garde film, including Orson Welles, Monte Hellman, and Nicholas Ray. Rather than merely rework…

  • The Inner World of Abraham Lincoln

    The Inner World of Abraham Lincoln
    av Michael Burlingame

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252066672

    Published to a flurry of praise--and consternation--from Lincoln scholars, Burlingame's book takes a hard and unsentimental look at, among other things, Abraham Lincoln's excruciating yet fruitful midlife crisis, his marriage to a dishonest woman wh…

  • Labor's Mind

    Labor's Mind
    av Tobias Higbie

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252084027

    Business leaders, conservative ideologues, and even some radicals of the early twentieth century dismissed working people's intellect as stunted, twisted, or altogether missing. They compared workers toiling in America's sprawling factories to anima…

  • Labor's Mind

    Labor's Mind
    av Tobias Higbie

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252042263

    Business leaders, conservative ideologues, and even some radicals of the early twentieth century dismissed working people's intellect as stunted, twisted, or altogether missing. They compared workers toiling in America's sprawling factories to anima…

  • The Study of Ethnomusicology

    The Study of Ethnomusicology
    av Bruno Nettl

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252080821

    Known affectionately as "The Red Book," Bruno Nettl's The Study of Ethnomusicology became a classic upon its original publication in 1983. Scholars and students alike have hailed it not just for its insights but for a disarming, witty style able to…

  • The Study of Ethnomusicology

    The Study of Ethnomusicology
    av Bruno Nettl

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252039287

    Known affectionately as "The Red Book," Bruno Nettl's The Study of Ethnomusicology became a classic upon its original publication in 1983. Scholars and students alike have hailed it not just for its insights but for a disarming, witty style able to…

  • Where Did Our Love Go?

    Where Did Our Love Go?
    av Nelson George, Quincy Jones, Robert Christgau

    Pocket - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252074981

    Where Did Our Love Go? chronicles the rise and fall of Motown Records while emphasizing the role of its dynamic founder, Berry Gordy Jr. First published in 1986, this classic work includes a new preface by Nelson George that identifies Motown\u2019s…

  • Robert Johnson, Mythmaking, and Contemporary American Culture

    Robert Johnson, Mythmaking, and Contemporary American Culture
    av Patricia R. Schroeder

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252029158

    Mississippi bluesman Robert Johnson died young and left behind just twenty-nine recorded songs. But the legacy, legends, and lore surrounding him loom large in American music history. Merging literary analysis with cultural criticism and biographica…

  • Always the Queen

    Always the Queen
    av Denise LaSalle

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252084942

    Denise LaSalle's journey took her from rural Mississippi to an unquestioned reign as the queen of soul-blues. From her early R&B classics to bold and bawdy demands for satisfaction, LaSalle updated the classic blueswoman's stance of powerful indepen…

  • Always the Queen

    Always the Queen
    av Denise LaSalle

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252043079

    Denise LaSalle's journey took her from rural Mississippi to an unquestioned reign as the queen of soul-blues. From her early R&B classics to bold and bawdy demands for satisfaction, LaSalle updated the classic blueswoman's stance of powerful indepen…

  • The Diary of Vaslav Nijinsky

    The Diary of Vaslav Nijinsky

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252073625

    A uniquely personal record of a great artist

  • Fashioning Postfeminism

    Fashioning Postfeminism
    av Simidele Dosekun

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252085086

    Women in Lagos, Nigeria, practice a spectacularly feminine form of black beauty. From cascading hair extensions to immaculate makeup to high heels, their style permeates both day-to-day life and media representations of women not only in a swatch of…

  • Fashioning Postfeminism

    Fashioning Postfeminism
    av Simidele Dosekun

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252043215

    Women in Lagos, Nigeria, practice a spectacularly feminine form of black beauty. From cascading hair extensions to immaculate makeup to high heels, their style permeates both day-to-day life and media representations of women not only in a swatch of…

  • Overshoot

    Overshoot
    av William R. Catton

    Häftad - 1982 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252009884

    Our day-to-day experiences over the past decade have taught us that there must be limits to our tremendous appetite for energy, natural resources, and consumer goods. Even utility and oil companies now promote conservation in the face of demands for…

  • Milton Brown and the Founding of Western Swing

    Milton Brown and the Founding of Western Swing
    av Cary Ginell

    Inbunden - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252020414

    "Milton Brown is one of the great unsung heroes of American music; and one of the true fathers of western swing. Ginell's biography offers a wealth of new information on Brown and his times and paints a marvelously detailed portrait of the rich Texa…

  • Queer Gothic

    Queer Gothic
    av George Haggerty

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252073533

    Discovering gothic fiction

  • Queer Gothic

    Queer Gothic
    av George Haggerty

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252031083

    Discovering gothic fiction

  • Thunder Below!

    Thunder Below!
    av Eugene B. Fluckey

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252066702

    The thunderous roar of exploding depth charges was a familiar and comforting sound to the crew members of the USS Barb, who frequently found themselves somewhere between enemy fire and Davy Jones's locker. Under the leadership of her fearless skippe…

  • Thunder Below!

    Thunder Below!
    av Eugene B. Fluckey

    Inbunden - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252019258

    An account by the submarine commander who sank a number of Japanese ships, and accomplished rocket attacks and party landings on Japan's mainland

  • The Heart of a Woman

    The Heart of a Woman
    av Rae Linda Brown

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252085109

    The Heart of a Woman offers the first-ever biography of Florence B. Price, a composer whose career spanned both the Harlem and Chicago Renaissances, and the first African American woman to gain national recognition for her works. Price's twenty-five…

  • The Heart of a Woman

    The Heart of a Woman
    av Rae Linda Brown

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252043239

    The Heart of a Woman offers the first-ever biography of Florence B. Price, a composer whose career spanned both the Harlem and Chicago Renaissances, and the first African American woman to gain national recognition for her works. Price's twenty-five…

  • Digital Critical Editions

    Digital Critical Editions

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252082566

    Provocative yet sober, Digital Critical Editions examines how transitioning from print to a digital milieu deeply affects how scholars deal with the work of editing critical texts. On one hand, forces like changing technology and evolving reader exp…

  • Digital Critical Editions

    Digital Critical Editions

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252038402

    Provocative yet sober, Digital Critical Editions examines how transitioning from print to a digital milieu deeply affects how scholars deal with the work of editing critical texts. On one hand, forces like changing technology and evolving reader exp…

  • Signs of the Spirit

    Signs of the Spirit
    av Tony Perman

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252085178

    In 2005, Tony Perman attended a ceremony alongside the living and the dead. His visit to a Zimbabwe farm brought him into contact with the madhlozi, outsider spirits that Ndau people rely upon for guidance, protection, and their collective prosperit…

  • Signs of the Spirit

    Signs of the Spirit
    av Tony Perman

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252043253

    In 2005, Tony Perman attended a ceremony alongside the living and the dead. His visit to a Zimbabwe farm brought him into contact with the madhlozi, outsider spirits that Ndau people rely upon for guidance, protection, and their collective prosperit…

  • Humanism of the Other

    Humanism of the Other
    av Emmanuel Levinas

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252073267

    In Humanism of the Other, Emmanuel Levinas argues that it is not only possible but of the highest exigency to understand one's humanity through the humanity of others. Based in a new appreciation for ethics, and taking new distances from the phenome…

  • Power and Powerlessness

    Power and Powerlessness
    av John Gaventa

    Häftad - 1982 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252009853

    Explains to outsiders the conflicts between the financial interests of the coal and land companies and the moral rights of the vulnerable mountaineers

  • The Art of War in Western World

    The Art of War in Western World
    av Archer Jones

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252069666

    "The magnum opus of one of America's most respected military historians, "The Art of War in the Western World" has earned its place as the standard work on how the three major operational components of war - tactics, logistics, and strategy - have e…

  • On Trend

    On Trend
    av Devon Powers

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252042874

    Trends have become a commodity-an element of culture in their own right and the very currency of our cultural life. Consumer culture relies on a new class of professionals who explain trends, predict trends, and in profound ways even manufacture tre…

  • On Trend

    On Trend
    av Devon Powers

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252084690

    Trends have become a commodity-an element of culture in their own right and the very currency of our cultural life. Consumer culture relies on a new class of professionals who explain trends, predict trends, and in profound ways even manufacture tre…

  • Ballroom, Boogie, Shimmy Sham, Shake

    Ballroom, Boogie, Shimmy Sham, Shake

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252033636

    This dynamic collection documents the rich and varied history of social dance and the multiple styles it has generated, while drawing on some of the most current forms of critical and theoretical inquiry. The essays cover different historical period…

  • Ballroom, Boogie, Shimmy Sham, Shake

    Ballroom, Boogie, Shimmy Sham, Shake

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252075650

    This dynamic collection documents the rich and varied history of social dance and the multiple styles it has generated, while drawing on some of the most current forms of critical and theoretical inquiry. The essays cover different historical period…

  • No Votes for Women

    No Votes for Women
    av Susan Goodier

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252078989

    No Votes for Women explores the complicated history of the suffrage movement in New York State by delving into the stories of women who opposed the expansion of voting rights to women. Susan Goodier finds that conservative women who fought against s…

  • No Votes for Women

    No Votes for Women
    av Susan Goodier

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252037474

    No Votes for Women explores the complicated history of the suffrage movement in New York State by delving into the stories of women who opposed the expansion of voting rights to women. Susan Goodier finds that conservative women who fought against s…

  • Selected Works of Herbert Blumer

    Selected Works of Herbert Blumer

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252068843

    The editors provide a realistic appraisal and consideration of Blumer's work as it addresses America's racial, political, and labor problems--his 'Public Philosophy"--refuting the characterization of Blumer as primarily a social psychologist of the…

  • Gender and the Musical Canon

    Gender and the Musical Canon
    av Marcia J. Citron

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252069161

    A classic in gender studies in music, Marcia J. Citron's comprehensive, balanced work lays a broad foundation for the study of women composers and their music. Drawing on a diverse body of feminist and interdisciplinary theory, Citron shows how the…

  • Domestic Tyranny

    Domestic Tyranny
    av Elizabeth Pleck

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252071751

    Elizabeth Pleck's Domestic Tyranny chronicles the rise and demise of legal, political, and medical campaigns against domestic violence from colonial times to the present. Based on in-depth research into court records, newspaper accounts, and autobio…

  • Lingua Cosmica

    Lingua Cosmica

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252083372

    Anthologies, awards, journals, and works in translation have sprung up to reflect science fiction's increasingly international scope. Yet scholars and students alike face a problem. Where does one begin to explore global SF in the absence of an esta…

  • Lingua Cosmica

    Lingua Cosmica

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252041754

    Anthologies, awards, journals, and works in translation have sprung up to reflect science fiction's increasingly international scope. Yet scholars and students alike face a problem. Where does one begin to explore global SF in the absence of an esta…

  • Voicing the Cinema

    Voicing the Cinema

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252084867

    Theorists of the soundtrack have helped us understand how the voice and music in the cinema impact a spectator's experience. James Buhler and Hannah Lewis edit in-depth essays from many of film music's most influential scholars in order to explore f…

  • Voicing the Cinema

    Voicing the Cinema

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252043000

    Theorists of the soundtrack have helped us understand how the voice and music in the cinema impact a spectator's experience. James Buhler and Hannah Lewis edit in-depth essays from many of film music's most influential scholars in order to explore f…

  • Imagining the Mulatta

    Imagining the Mulatta
    av Jasmine Mitchell

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252085208

    Brazil markets itself as a racially mixed utopia. The United States prefers the term melting pot. Both nations have long used the image of the mulatta to push skewed cultural narratives. Highlighting the prevalence of mixed race women of African and…

  • Imagining the Mulatta

    Imagining the Mulatta
    av Jasmine Mitchell

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252043284

    Brazil markets itself as a racially mixed utopia. The United States prefers the term melting pot. Both nations have long used the image of the mulatta to push skewed cultural narratives. Highlighting the prevalence of mixed race women of African and…

  • Science and Social Inequality

    Science and Social Inequality
    av Sandra Harding

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252073045

    Rethinking the ways modern science encodes destructive political philosophies

  • Picture Personalities

    Picture Personalities
    av Richard DeCordova

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252070167

    Moving pictures existed for over a decade before anything resembling a star system appeared. Then, within the space of a very few years, American cinema went from being completely devoid of stars to being completely dependent on them. Picture Person…

  • Hillbilly Maidens, Okies, and Cowgirls

    Hillbilly Maidens, Okies, and Cowgirls
    av Stephanie Vander Wel

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252084959

    From the 1930s to the 1960s, the booming popularity of country music threw a spotlight on a new generation of innovative women artists. These individuals blazed trails as singers, musicians, and performers even as the industry hemmed in their potent…

  • Hillbilly Maidens, Okies, and Cowgirls

    Hillbilly Maidens, Okies, and Cowgirls
    av Stephanie Vander Wel

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252043086

    From the 1930s to the 1960s, the booming popularity of country music threw a spotlight on a new generation of innovative women artists. These individuals blazed trails as singers, musicians, and performers even as the industry hemmed in their potent…

  • Appalachian Mountain Religion

    Appalachian Mountain Religion
    av Deborah McCauley

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252064142

    "A monumental achievement. . . . Certainly the best thing written on Appalachian Religion and one of the best works on the region itself. Deborah McCauley has made a winning argument that Appalachian religion is a true and authentic counter-stream t…

  • Taking the Risk Out of Democracy

    Taking the Risk Out of Democracy
    av Alex Carey

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252066160

  • Chicago Poems

    Chicago Poems
    av Carl Sandburg

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252062346

    Now considered possibly Illinois' greatest poet, Carl Sandburg (1878-1967) saw himself as a bard of the working class. Chicago Poems brought him to national attention and is one of the few Chicago classics that can also be termed an American classic…

  • The Creative Process in Music from Mozart to Kurtag

    The Creative Process in Music from Mozart to Kurtag
    av William Kinderman

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252082603

    In this intriguing study, William Kinderman opens the door to the composer's workshop, investigating not just the final outcome but the process of creative endeavor in music. Focusing on the stages of composition, Kinderman maintains that the most r…

  • The Creative Process in Music from Mozart to Kurtag

    The Creative Process in Music from Mozart to Kurtag
    av William Kinderman

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252037160

    In this intriguing study, William Kinderman opens the door to the composer's workshop, investigating not just the final outcome but the process of creative endeavor in music. Focusing on the stages of composition, Kinderman maintains that the most r…

  • The War of 1812

    The War of 1812
    av Donald R. Hickey

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252078378

    This comprehensive and authoritative history of the War of 1812, thoroughly revised for the 200th anniversary of the historic conflict, is a myth-shattering study that will inform and entertain students, historians, and general readers alike. Donald…

  • The Arithmetic of Listening

    The Arithmetic of Listening
    av Kyle Gann

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252084416

    Tuning is the secret lens through which the history of music falls into focus, says Kyle Gann. Yet in Western circles, no other musical issue is so ignored, so taken for granted, so shoved into the corners of musical discourse. A classroom essential…

  • The Arithmetic of Listening

    The Arithmetic of Listening
    av Kyle Gann

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252042584

    Tuning is the secret lens through which the history of music falls into focus, says Kyle Gann. Yet in Western circles, no other musical issue is so ignored, so taken for granted, so shoved into the corners of musical discourse. A classroom essential…

  • The Mathematical Theory of Communication

    The Mathematical Theory of Communication
    av Claude E. Shannon

    Häftad - 1963 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252725487

    Scientific knowledge grows at a phenomenal pace--but few books have had as lasting an impact or played as important a role in our modern world as The Mathematical Theory of Communication, published originally as a paper on communication theory more…

  • The Mathematical Theory of Communication

    The Mathematical Theory of Communication
    av Claude E. Shannon

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252725463

    Scientific knowledge grows at a phenomenal pace--but few books have had as lasting an impact or played as important a role in our modern world as The Mathematical Theory of Communication, published originally as a paper on communication theory more…