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  • Sonic Synergies: Music, Technology, Community, Identity

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gerry Bloustien, Susan Luckman, Margaret Peters

    Sonic Synergies: Music, Technology, Community, Identity focuses on the new and emerging synergies of music and digital technology within the new knowledge economies. Eighteen scholars representing six international perspectives explore the global and local ramifications of rapidly changing new…

    Hardback – 2008-02-28
    Routledge
    Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series

  • European Modernism and the Information Society

    Informing the Present, Understanding the Past, 1st Edition

    Edited by W. Boyd Rayward

    Uniting a team of international and interdisciplinary scholars, this volume considers the views of early twentieth-century European thinkers on the creation, dissemination and management of publicly available information. Interdisciplinary in perspective, the volume reflects the nature of the…

    Hardback – 2008-01-28
    Routledge

  • Living Ruins, Value Conflicts

    1st Edition

    By Argyro Loukaki

    Using monuments and ruins by way of illustration, this fascinating book examines the symbolic, ideological, geographical and aesthetic importance of Greek classical iconography for the Western world. It examines how classical Greek monuments are simultaneously perceived as sublime national symbols…

    Hardback – 2008-01-28
    Routledge
    Heritage, Culture and Identity

  • The University of Google

    Education in the (Post) Information Age, 1st Edition

    By Tara Brabazon

    Looking at schools and universities, it is difficult to pinpoint when education, teaching and learning started to haemorrhage purpose, aspiration and function. Libraries and librarians have been starved of funding. Teachers cram their curriculum with 'skill development' and 'generic competencies'…

    Hardback – 2007-11-20
    Routledge

  • Reframing Dutch Culture

    Between Otherness and Authenticity, 1st Edition

    By Herman Roodenburg

    Edited by Peter Jan Margry

    Dutch society has undergone radical changes in recent years, due to complex political, social and ethnic developments. Reframing Dutch Culture examines issues of nationality, ethnicity, culture and identity in The Netherlands from an ethnological perspective, linking past traditions and notions of…

    Hardback – 2007-08-21
    Routledge

  • The Political Nature of Cultural Heritage and Tourism

    Critical Essays, Volume Three, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dallen J. Timothy

    This three volume reference series provides an authoritative and comprehensive set of volumes collecting together the most influential articles and papers on tourism, heritage and culture. The papers have been selected and introduced by Dallen Timothy, one of the leading international scholars in…

    Hardback – 2007-06-08
    Routledge
    The International Library of Essays in Tourism, Heritage and Culture

  • The Heritage Tourist Experience

    Critical Essays, Volume Two, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dallen J. Timothy

    This three volume reference series provides an authoritative and comprehensive set of volumes collecting together the most influential articles and papers on tourism, heritage and culture. The papers have been selected and introduced by Dallen Timothy, one of the leading international scholars in…

    Hardback – 2007-06-08
    Routledge
    The International Library of Essays in Tourism, Heritage and Culture

  • Raj Rhapsodies: Tourism, Heritage and the Seduction of History

    1st Edition

    Edited by Maxine Weisgrau, Carol Henderson

    Heritage is a prized cultural commodity in the marketing of tourism destinations. Particular aspects of heritage are often more actively promoted, with others played down. The representation of heritage in tourism as static and timeless, derived since time immemorial from a distant past, is…

    Hardback – 2007-05-28
    Routledge
    New Directions in Tourism Analysis

  • Sex in Cyberspace

    Men Who Pay For Sex, 1st Edition

    By Sarah Earle, Keith Sharp

    Sex in Cyberspace offers a bold and provocative, yet sensitively written, account of an under-investigated area of sociological enquiry. While there is a considerable amount of research documenting the experiences of sex workers, very little data exists on their male clientele. The first…

    Hardback – 2007-03-23
    Routledge

  • The Twelfth Off-Campus Library Services Conference Proceedings

    1st Edition

    By Julie A. Garrison

    An essential tool for digital services for every campus libraryThe Twelfth Off-Campus Library Services Proceedings is a selection of superb presentations from the twelfth annual conference on library services held in Savannah, Georgia in April 2006. Respected experts tackle the latest issues in…

    Paperback – 2007-02-22
    Routledge

  • Bright Satanic Mills

    Universities, Regional Development and the Knowledge Economy, 1st Edition

    By Alan Harding, Stephan Laske

    Edited by Alan Scott

    Recent years have seen a growing emphasis upon the need for universities to contribute to the economic, social and environmental well-being of the regions in which they are situated, and for closer links between the university and the region. This book brings together a cross-disciplinary and…

    Hardback – 2007-02-19
    Routledge

  • Heritage, Memory and the Politics of Identity

    New Perspectives on the Cultural Landscape, 1st Edition

    By Yvonne Whelan

    Edited by Niamh Moore

    The study of the cultural landscape has gained momentum in recent years, revealing new insights to geographers, archaeologists, sociologists and architects. The cultural landscape is often viewed as an emblematic site and thus a key player in the heritage process. This book explores the overlapping…

    Hardback – 2006-12-28
    Routledge
    Heritage, Culture and Identity

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