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  • Brave Enough

    Brave Enough
    av Jessie Diggins

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517908195

    Travel with Olympic gold medalist Jessie Diggins on her compelling journey from America's heartland to international sports history, navigating challenges and triumphs with rugged grit and a splash of glitter Pyeongchang, February 21, 2018. In the n…

  • Matters of Care

    Matters of Care
    av Maria Puig de la Bellacasa

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517900656

    To care can feel good, or it can feel bad. It can do good, it can oppress. But what is care? A moral obligation? A burden? A joy? Is it only human? In Matters of Care, Maria Puig de la Bellacasa presents a powerful challenge to conventional notions…

  • Matters of Care

    Matters of Care
    av Maria Puig de la Bellacasa

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517900649

    To care can feel good, or it can feel bad. It can do good, it can oppress. But what is care? A moral obligation? A burden? A joy? Is it only human? In Matters of Care, Maria Puig de la Bellacasa presents a powerful challenge to conventional notions…

  • Prisons of Poverty

    Prisons of Poverty
    av Loic Wacquant

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816639014

    In the early 1990s, Mayor Rudolph Giuliani launched a zero-tolerance campaign aimed at street disorders and petty offenders, incarnated in the infamous "squeegee man." New York City soon became a planetary showcase for an aggressive approach to law…

  • A Thousand Plateaus

    A Thousand Plateaus
    av Gilles Deleuze, Felix Guattari, Brian Massumi

    Pocket - 1987 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816614028

    Suggests an open system of psychological exploration to cut through accepted norms of morality, language, and politics

  • This Wound Is a World

    This Wound Is a World
    av Billy-Ray Belcourt

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517908454

    The new edition of a prize-winning memoir-in-poems, a meditation on life as a queer Indigenous man-available for the first time in the United States "i am one of those hopeless romantics who wants every blowjob to be transformative." Billy-Ray Belco…

  • The Shapes of Fancy

    The Shapes of Fancy
    av Christine Varnado

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517907778

    Exploring forms of desire unaccounted for in previous histories of sexuality What can the Renaissance tell us at our present moment about who and what is "queer," as well as the political consequences of asking? In posing this question, The Shapes o…

  • The Shapes of Fancy

    The Shapes of Fancy
    av Christine Varnado

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517907761

    Exploring forms of desire unaccounted for in previous histories of sexuality What can the Renaissance tell us at our present moment about who and what is "queer," as well as the political consequences of asking? In posing this question, The Shapes o…

  • The Urban Revolution

    The Urban Revolution
    av Henri Lefebvre

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816641604

    The first English translation of Lefebvre's groundbreaking work on the urban experience. Originally published in 1970, The Urban Revolution marked Henri Lefebvre's first sustained critique of urban society, a work in which he pioneered the use of se…

  • Arts of Living on a Damaged Planet

    Arts of Living on a Damaged Planet

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517902377

    Living on a damaged planet challenges who we are and where we live. This timely anthology calls on twenty eminent humanists and scientists to revitalize curiosity, observation, and transdisciplinary conversation about life on earth.As human-induced…

  • Scenarios

    Scenarios
    av Werner Herzog

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517903909

    I do not follow ideas, I stumble into stories or into people; and I know that this is so big, I have to make a film. Very often, films come like uninvited guests, like burglars in the middle of the night. They are in your kitchen; something is stirr…

  • Queer Game Studies

    Queer Game Studies

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517900373

    Video games have developed into a rich, growing field at many top universities, but they have rarely been considered from a queer perspective. Immersion in new worlds, video games seem to offer the perfect opportunity to explore the alterity that qu…

  • Biko's Ghost

    Biko's Ghost
    av Shannen L. Hill

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816676378

    "When you say, 'Black is Beautiful,' what in fact you are saying . . . is: Man, you are okay as you are; begin to look upon yourself as a human being." With such statements, Stephen Biko became the voice of Black Consciousness. And with Biko's bruta…

  • The Aesthetics of Equity

    The Aesthetics of Equity
    av Craig L. Wilkins

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816646616

    Architecture is often thought to be a diary of a society, filled with symbolic representations of specific cultural moments. However, as Craig L. Wilkins observes, that diary includes far too few narratives of the diverse cultures in U.S. society. W…

  • When Species Meet

    When Species Meet
    av Donna J. Haraway

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816650460

    "When Species Meet is a breathtaking meditation on the intersection between humankind and dog, philosophy and science, and macro and micro cultures."-Cameron Woo, Publisher of Bark magazine In 2006, about 69 million U.S. households had pets, giving…

  • Space And Place

    Space And Place
    av Yi-fu Tuan

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816638772

    A study of the ways in which people feel and think about space, how they form attachments to home, neighborhood, and nation, and how feelings about space and place are affected by the sense of time."Since it is the breadth and universality of his ar…

  • The Deadly Life of Logistics

    The Deadly Life of Logistics
    av Deborah Cowen

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816680887

    In a world in which global trade is at risk, where warehouses and airports, shipping lanes and seaports try to guard against the likes of Al Qaeda and Somali pirates, and natural disaster can disrupt the flow of goods, even our "stuff" has a politic…

  • Hyperobjects

    Hyperobjects
    av Timothy Morton

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816689231

    Having set global warming in irreversible motion, we are facing the possibility of ecological catastrophe. But the environmental emergency is also a crisis for our philosophical habits of thought, confronting us with a problem that seems to defy not…

  • How to Do Things with Videogames

    How to Do Things with Videogames
    av Ian Bogost

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816676477

    In recent years, computer games have moved from the margins of popular culture to its center. Reviews of new games and profiles of game designers now regularly appear in the New York Times and the New Yorker, and sales figures for games are reported…

  • How to Do Things with Videogames

    How to Do Things with Videogames
    av Ian Bogost

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816676460

    In recent years, computer games have moved from the margins of popular culture to its center. Reviews of new games and profiles of game designers now regularly appear in the New York Times and the New Yorker, and sales figures for games are reported…

  • Mechanization Takes Command

    Mechanization Takes Command
    av Sigfried Giedion

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816690435

    First published in 1948, Mechanization Takes Command is an examination of mechanization and its effects on everyday life. A monumental figure in the field of architectural history, Sigfried Giedion traces the evolution and resulting philosophical im…

  • Francis Bacon

    Francis Bacon
    av Gilles Deleuze

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816643424

    Translated and with an Introduction by Daniel W. Smith Afterword by Tom Conley Gilles Deleuze had several paintings by Francis Bacon hanging in his Paris apartment, and the painter's method and style as well as his motifs of seriality, difference, a…

  • The Construction of Equality

    The Construction of Equality
    av Jennifer Mack

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816698714

    An industrial city on the outskirts of Stockholm, Södertälje is the global capital of the Syriac Orthodox Christian diaspora, an ethnic and religious minority group fleeing persecution and discrimination in the Middle East. Since the 1960s, this Syr…

  • The Construction of Equality

    The Construction of Equality
    av Jennifer Mack

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816698691

    An industrial city on the outskirts of Stockholm, Soedertalje is the global capital of the Syriac Orthodox Christian diaspora, an ethnic and religious minority group fleeing persecution and discrimination in the Middle East. Since the 1960s, this Sy…

  • Against Purity

    Against Purity
    av Alexis Shotwell

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816698646

    The world is in a terrible mess. It is toxic, irradiated, and full of injustice. Aiming to stand aside from the mess can produce a seemingly satisfying self-righteousness in the scant moments we achieve it, but since it is ultimately impossible, ind…

  • Against Purity

    Against Purity
    av Alexis Shotwell

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816698622

    The world is in a terrible mess. It is toxic, irradiated, and full of injustice. Aiming to stand aside from the mess can produce a seemingly satisfying self-righteousness in the scant moments we achieve it, but since it is ultimately impossible, ind…

  • Manifestly Haraway

    Manifestly Haraway
    av Donna J. Haraway

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816650484

    Electrifying, provocative, and controversial when first published thirty years ago, Donna Haraway's "Cyborg Manifesto" is even more relevant today, when the divisions that she so eloquently challenges-of human and machine but also of gender, class,…

  • Manifestly Haraway

    Manifestly Haraway
    av Donna J. Haraway

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816650477

    Electrifying, provocative, and controversial when first published thirty years ago, Donna Haraway's "Cyborg Manifesto" is even more relevant today, when the divisions that she so eloquently challenges-of human and machine but also of gender, class,…

  • A Billion Black Anthropocenes or None

    A Billion Black Anthropocenes or None
    av Kathryn Yusoff

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517907532

    Rewriting the "origin stories" of the Anthropocene No geology is neutral, writes Kathryn Yusoff. Tracing the color line of the Anthropocene, A Billion Black Anthropocenes or None examines how the grammar of geology is foundational to establishing th…

  • Modern Housing

    Modern Housing
    av Catherine Bauer

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517909062

    The original guide on modern housing from the premier expert and activist in the public housing movement Originally published in 1934, Modern Housing is widely acknowledged as one of the most important books on housing of the twentieth century, intr…

  • Feminine Endings

    Feminine Endings
    av Susan McClary

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816641895

    A groundbreaking collection of essays in feminist music criticism, this book addresses problems of gender and sexuality in repertoires ranging from the early seventeenth century to rock and performance art. ". . . this is a major book . . . [McClary…

  • Bauhaus Weaving Theory

    Bauhaus Weaving Theory
    av T'ai Smith

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816687244

    The Bauhaus school in Germany has long been understood through the writings of its founding director, Walter Gropius, and well-known artists who taught there such as Wassily Kandinsky and Laszlo Moholy-Nagy. Far less recognized are texts by women in…

  • A Foray into the Worlds of Animals and Humans

    A Foray into the Worlds of Animals and Humans
    av Jakob von Uexkull

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816659005

    Is the tick a machine or a machine operator? Is it a mere object or a subject? With these questions, the pioneering biophilosopher Jakob von Uexkull embarks on a remarkable exploration of the unique social and physical environments that individual a…

  • A Foray into the Worlds of Animals and Humans

    A Foray into the Worlds of Animals and Humans
    av Jakob von Uexkull

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816658992

    Is the tick a machine or a machine operator? Is it a mere object or a subject? With these questions, the pioneering biophilosopher Jakob von Uexkull embarks on a remarkable exploration of the unique social and physical environments that individual a…

  • Summa Technologiae

    Summa Technologiae
    av Stanislaw Lem

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816675777

    The Polish writer Stanislaw Lem is best known to English-speaking readers as the author of the 1961 science fiction novel Solaris, adapted into a meditative film by Andrei Tarkovsky in 1972 and remade in 2002 by Steven Soderbergh. Throughout his wr…

  • The Computer's Voice

    The Computer's Voice
    av Liz W. Faber

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517909758

    A deconstruction of gender through the voices of Siri, HAL 9000, and other computers that talk Although computer-based personal assistants like Siri are increasingly ubiquitous, few users stop to ask what it means that some assistants are gendered f…

  • The Computer's Voice

    The Computer's Voice
    av Liz W. Faber

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517909765

    A deconstruction of gender through the voices of Siri, HAL 9000, and other computers that talk Although computer-based personal assistants like Siri are increasingly ubiquitous, few users stop to ask what it means that some assistants are gendered f…

  • Variations on Media Thinking

    Variations on Media Thinking
    av Siegfried Zielinski

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517907082

    A diverse, enriching volume of media analysis from a pioneering thinker in the fieldExpanding on Siegfried Zielinski's groundbreaking inquiry into "deep time" of the media, the essays in Variations on Media Thinking further the eminent media theoris…

  • Variations on Media Thinking

    Variations on Media Thinking
    av Siegfried Zielinski

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517907075

    A diverse, enriching volume of media analysis from a pioneering thinker in the fieldExpanding on Siegfried Zielinski's groundbreaking inquiry into "deep time" of the media, the essays in Variations on Media Thinking further the eminent media theoris…

  • Modernity At Large

    Modernity At Large
    av Arjun Appadurai

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816627936

  • Visions Of Excess

    Visions Of Excess
    av Georges Bataille

    Häftad - 1985 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816612833

    Since the publication of Visions of Excess in 1985, there has been an explosion of interest in the work of Georges Bataille. The French surrealist continues to be important for his groundbreaking focus on the visceral, the erotic, and the relation o…

  • Grounded

    Grounded
    av Christopher Schaberg

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517912024

    As commercial flight is changing dramatically and its future remains unclear, a look at how we got here Grounded: Perpetual Flight . . . and Then the Pandemic considers the time leading up to the COVID-19 pandemic and the ensuing global plummet in c…

  • Against Ecological Sovereignty

    Against Ecological Sovereignty
    av Mick Smith

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816670291

    Against Ecological Sovereignty is a passionate defense of radical ecology that speaks directly to current debates concerning the nature, and dangers, of sovereign power. Engaging the work of Bataille, Arendt, Levinas, Nancy, and Agamben, among other…

  • Against Ecological Sovereignty

    Against Ecological Sovereignty
    av Mick Smith

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816670284

    Against Ecological Sovereignty is a passionate defense of radical ecology that speaks directly to current debates concerning the nature, and dangers, of sovereign power. Engaging the work of Bataille, Arendt, Levinas, Nancy, and Agamben, among other…

  • The Death of Asylum

    The Death of Asylum
    av Alison Mountz

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816697113

    Investigating the global system of detention centers that imprison asylum seekers and conceal persistent human rights violations Remote detention centers confine tens of thousands of refugees, asylum seekers, and undocumented immigrants around the w…

  • The Death of Asylum

    The Death of Asylum
    av Alison Mountz

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816697106

    Investigating the global system of detention centers that imprison asylum seekers and conceal persistent human rights violations Remote detention centers confine tens of thousands of refugees, asylum seekers, and undocumented immigrants around the w…

  • Cosmopolitics I

    Cosmopolitics I
    av Isabelle Stengers

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816656875

    A sweeping critique of the role and authority of modern science in contemporary society From Einstein’s quest for a unified field theory to Stephen Hawking’s belief that we “would know the mind of God” through such a theory,…

  • Cosmopolitics I

    Cosmopolitics I
    av Isabelle Stengers

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816656868

    From Einstein's quest for a unified field theory to Stephen Hawking's belief that we "would know the mind of God" through such a theory, contemporary science-and physics in particular-has claimed that it alone possesses absolute knowledge of the uni…

  • Individuation in Light of Notions of Form and Information

    Individuation in Light of Notions of Form and Information
    av Gilbert Simondon

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816680023

    A long-awaited translation on the philosophical relation between technology, the individual, and milieu of the living From Democritus's atomism to Heisenberg's uncertainty principle, from Aristotle's reflections on the individual to Husserl's call f…

  • Individuation in Light of Notions of Form and Information

    Individuation in Light of Notions of Form and Information
    av Gilbert Simondon

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816680016

    A long-awaited translation on the philosophical relation between technology, the individual, and milieu of the living From Democritus's atomism to Heisenberg's uncertainty principle, from Aristotle's reflections on the individual to Husserl's call f…

  • Children of the Northlights

    Children of the Northlights
    av Ingri D'Aulaire

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816679232

    From the beloved authors of D'Aulaires' Book of Norse Myths and other classics comes a new edition of one of Ingri and Edgar Parin d'Aulaires's most beguiling children's books. Long out of print, Children of the Northlights introduces readers young…

  • Cruelty as Citizenship

    Cruelty as Citizenship
    av Cristina Beltran

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517911928

    Why are immigrants from Mexico and Latin America such an affectively charged population for political conservatives? More than a decade before the election of Donald Trump, vitriolic and dehumanizing rhetoric against migrants was already part of the…

  • A Postcapitalist Politics

    A Postcapitalist Politics
    av J. K. Gibson-Graham

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816648047

    Is there life after capitalism? In this creatively argued follow-up to their book The End of Capitalism (As We Knew It), J. K. Gibson-Graham offer already existing alternatives to a global capitalist order and outline strategies for building alterna…

  • The Probiotic Planet

    The Probiotic Planet
    av Jamie Lorimer

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517909215

    Assesses a promising new approach to restoring the health of our bodies and our planet Most of us are familiar with probiotics added to milk or yogurt to improve gastrointestinal health. In fact, the term refers to any intervention in which life is…

  • The Probiotic Planet

    The Probiotic Planet
    av Jamie Lorimer

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517909208

    Assesses a promising new approach to restoring the health of our bodies and our planet Most of us are familiar with probiotics added to milk or yogurt to improve gastrointestinal health. In fact, the term refers to any intervention in which life is…

  • The Frankfurt School in Exile

    The Frankfurt School in Exile
    av Thomas Wheatland

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816653676

    Thomas Wheatland examines the influence of the Frankfurt School, or Horkheimer Circle, and how they influenced American social thought and postwar German sociology. He argues that, contrary to accepted belief, the members of the group, who fled oppr…

  • A Geology of Media

    A Geology of Media
    av Jussi Parikka

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816695522

    Media history is millions, even billions, of years old. That is the premise of this pioneering and provocative book, which argues that to adequately understand contemporary media culture we must set out from material realities that precede media the…

  • Disidentifications

    Disidentifications
    av Jose Esteban Munoz

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816630158

    There is more to identity than identifying with one's culture or standing solidly against it. Jos Esteban Mu oz looks at how those outside the racial and sexual mainstream negotiate majority culture--not by aligning themselves with or against exclus…

  • Reading Autobiography

    Reading Autobiography
    av Sidonie Smith

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816669868

    With the memoir boom, life storytelling has become ubiquitous and emerged as a distinct field of study. Reading Autobiography, originally published in 2001, was the first comprehensive critical introduction to life writing in all its forms. Widely a…

  • Growing Up Global

    Growing Up Global
    av Cindi Katz

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816642106

    "Brilliant and intimate. The book is an eloquent rendition of the expansive spatial abstractions and mimetic revolutionary re-imagination it proposes." -Social and Cultural GeographyGrowing Up Global examines the processes of development and global…

  • Growing Up Global

    Growing Up Global
    av Cindi Katz

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816642090

    "Brilliant and intimate. The book is an eloquent rendition of the expansive spatial abstractions and mimetic revolutionary re-imagination it proposes." -Social and Cultural GeographyGrowing Up Global examines the processes of development and global…

  • Toward an Aesthetic of Reception

    Toward an Aesthetic of Reception
    av Hans Jauss

    Häftad - 1982 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816610372

  • The Materiality of Architecture

    The Materiality of Architecture
    av Antoine Picon

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517909482

    A new paradigm combining architectural tradition with emerging technologies Digital tools have launched architecture into a dizzying new era, one in which wood, stone, metal, glass, and other traditional materials are augmented by pixels and code.…

  • The Materiality of Architecture

    The Materiality of Architecture
    av Antoine Picon

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517909475

    A new paradigm combining architectural tradition with emerging technologies Digital tools have launched architecture into a dizzying new era, one in which wood, stone, metal, glass, and other traditional materials are augmented by pixels and code.…

  • Stomping the Blues

    Stomping the Blues
    av Albert Murray

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517903923

    In this classic work of American music writing, renowned critic Albert Murray argues beautifully and authoritatively that "the blues as such are synonymous with low spirits. Not only is its express purpose to make people feel good, which is to say i…

  • Digital Memory and the Archive

    Digital Memory and the Archive
    av Wolfgang Ernst

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816677672

    In the popular imagination, archives are remote, largely obsolete institutions: either antiquated, inevitably dusty libraries or sinister repositories of personal secrets maintained by police states. Yet the archive is now a ubiquitous feature of di…

  • Digital Memory and the Archive

    Digital Memory and the Archive
    av Wolfgang Ernst

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816677665

    In the popular imagination, archives are remote, largely obsolete institutions: either antiquated, inevitably dusty libraries or sinister repositories of personal secrets maintained by police states. Yet the archive is now a ubiquitous feature of di…