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Philosophy of Boredom
ISBN: PB: 9781861892171, Reaktion Books, November 2004
192 pp., 20x12 cm
Although boredom is something that we have all suffered from at some point in our lives, and has become one of the central preoccupations of our age, very few of us can explain precisely what it is. In this book Lars Svendsen examines the nature of b...
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Visualizing Anthropology Experimenting with Image-Based Ethnography
ISBN: PB: 9781841501123, Intellect, October 2004
250 pp., 22.8x17.8 cm
Questions of vision and knowledge are central to debates about the world in which we live. Developing new analytical approaches toward ways of seeing is a key challenge facing those working across a wide range of disciplines. How can visuality be und...
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Forever Young A Cultural History of Longevity from Antiquity to the Present
ISBN: PB: 9781861891549, Reaktion Books, May 2004
224 pp., 21.6x13.8 cm, 11 illus.
"Forever Young" offers a wide-ranging survey of the notion of longevity, from antiquity to the present. The author looks at the many manifestations of one of humanity's most powerful dreams: the prolongation of life and youth with immortality as a fi...
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