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              Art of Memories: Curating at the Hermitage

              Art of Memories: Curating at the Hermitage (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Lepinay, Vincent Antonin

              • OUR PRICE $69.00

              In Art of Memories, Vincent Antonin Lepinay documents the Hermitage's curatorial practices in an innovative consideration of the museum as a cultural laboratory. Lepinay analyzes the tensions between the museum as a space of exploration of the collections and as a culture heavily ...

              ISBN 9780231191890
              Published 15 March 2019 by Columbia University Press
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              Art of Memories: Curating at the Hermitage

              Art of Memories: Curating at the Hermitage (Hardback)

              By Lepinay, Vincent Antonin

              • OUR PRICE $191.00

              In Art of Memories, Vincent Antonin Lepinay documents the Hermitage's curatorial practices in an innovative consideration of the museum as a cultural laboratory. Lepinay analyzes the tensions between the museum as a space of exploration of the collections and as a culture heavily ...

              ISBN 9780231191883
              Published 15 March 2019 by Columbia University Press
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              Centrifugal Empire: Central-Local Relations in China
               

              Centrifugal Empire: Central-Local Relations in China (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Chung, Jae Ho

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              Despite the destabilizing potential of governing of a vast territory and a large multicultural population, the centralized government of the People's Republic of China has held together for decades. By analyzing Beijing's strategies for maintaining control, Centrifugal Empire rev ...

              ISBN 9780231176217
              Published 15 March 2019 by Columbia University Press
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              Enlightenment on the Eve of Revolution: The Egyptian and Syrian Debates

              Enlightenment on the Eve of Revolution: The Egyptian and Syrian Debates (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Kassab, Elizabeth Suzanne

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              Elizabeth Suzanne Kassab offers a groundbreaking analysis of Egyptian and Syrian debates over enlightenment and their import for the 2011 uprisings. Enlightenment on the Eve of Revolution is the first book to document these debates for the Anglophone audience and to analyze their ...

              ISBN 9780231176330
              Published 15 March 2019 by Columbia University Press
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              Minjian: The Rise of China's Grassroots Intellectuals

              Minjian: The Rise of China's Grassroots Intellectuals (Hardback)

              By Veg, Sebastian

              • OUR PRICE $144.00

              Sebastian Veg explores the rise of minjian-unofficial, unaffiliated, and among the people-intellectuals and how they have profoundly transformed China's public culture. Minjian documents how, amid deep structural shifts, grassroots thinker-activists began to work outside academia ...

              ISBN 9780231191401
              Published 15 March 2019 by Columbia University Press
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              Series Global Chinese Culture
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              Audio-Vision: Sound on Screen

              Audio-Vision: Sound on Screen (Hardback, second edition)

              By Chion, Michel; Translated by Gorbman, Claudia

              • OUR PRICE $191.00

              Michel Chion's landmark Audio-Vision has exerted significant influence on our understanding of sound-image relations since its original publication in 1994. In this updated and expanded edition, Chion considers many additional examples from recent world cinema and formulates new ...

              ISBN 9780231185882
              Published 15 March 2019 by Columbia University Press
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              The Empires of the Near East and India: Source Studies of the Safavid, Ottoman, and Mughal Literate Communities

              The Empires of the Near East and India: Source Studies of the Safavid, Ottoman, and Mughal Literate Communities (Hardback)

              Edited by Khafipour, Hani

              • OUR PRICE $324.00

              This volume is a comprehensive sourcebook of newly translated texts from the Safavid, Ottoman, and Mughal empires of the fifteenth through eighteenth centuries, accompanied by scholarly essays, that aims to provide a new model for the study and teaching of the early modern histor ...

              ISBN 9780231174367
              Published 15 March 2019 by Columbia University Press
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              Out of the Dark Night: Essays on Decolonization

              Out of the Dark Night: Essays on Decolonization (Hardback)

              By Mbembe, Achille; Translated by Ginsburg, Daniela

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              Achille Mbembe is one of the world's most profound critics of colonialism and its consequences. In Out of the Great Darkness, he offers a rich analysis of the paradoxes of the postcolonial moment that points toward new liberatory models of community and humanity.

              ISBN 9780231160285
              Published 15 March 2019 by Columbia University Press
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              Drought: An Interdisciplinary Perspective

              Drought: An Interdisciplinary Perspective (Hardback)

              By Cook, Ben

              • OUR PRICE $249.00

              Benjamin I. Cook brings together climate science, hydrology, and ecology to provide a synthetic overview of drought and its environmental and social consequences. Drought is a critical interdisciplinary text that will be essential reading for a broad range of students in earth sc ...

              ISBN 9780231176880
              Published 15 March 2019 by Columbia University Press
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              A Haven and a Hell: The Ghetto in Black America
               

              A Haven and a Hell: The Ghetto in Black America (Hardback)

              By Freeman, Lance

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              Lance Freeman traces the evolving role of predominantly black neighborhoods in northern cities from the late nineteenth century through the present day. He reveals the forces that caused the ghetto's role as haven or hell to wax and wane.

              ISBN 9780231184601
              Published 15 March 2019 by Columbia University Press
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