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Product Description: The concept of ‘live’ has changed as a consequence of mediated culture. Interaction may occur in real time, but not necessarily in shared physical spaces with others. The Digital Evolution of Live Music considers notions of live music in time and space as influenced by digital technology...read more

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9780081000670 | Chandos Pub, July 28, 2015, cover price $78.95 | About this edition: The concept of ‘live’ has changed as a consequence of mediated culture.

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Product Description: In 2004, the African Gender Institute ran a continental research project, Mapping Sexualities, among the objectives of which was the development of a research methodology suited to carrying out in-depth case studies of the dynamics of gender and contemporary sexual cultures in Ghana, Nigeria, South Africa and Uganda...read more
By Jane Bennett (editor) and Charmaine Pereira (editor)

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9789280812275 | United Nations Univ Pr, March 27, 2013, cover price $36.00 | About this edition: In 2004, the African Gender Institute ran a continental research project, Mapping Sexualities, among the objectives of which was the development of a research methodology suited to carrying out in-depth case studies of the dynamics of gender and contemporary sexual cultures in Ghana, Nigeria, South Africa and Uganda.

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9780822346197 | Duke Univ Pr, December 14, 2009, cover price $79.95

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9780822346333 | Duke Univ Pr, December 14, 2009, cover price $22.95

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Product Description: Dynamic and unpredictable, this collection weaves together poignant tales rooted in contemporary South Africa. The short stories explore the poverty and violence of the modern nation, but also the unexpected joys of human interaction, examining everything from violence and the life of beggars to desire and dreams of Nelson Mandela...read more

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9780795702655 | Kwela Books, June 1, 2008, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: Dynamic and unpredictable, this collection weaves together poignant tales rooted in contemporary South Africa.

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Product Description: Blue in Bloom by Jane Bennett takes a look at human behavior while giving quiet inspiration on life’s daily struggles. It is honest with no mincing of words. It is a personal connection with the color blue that eventually gives her the strength to persevere...read more

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9781605634982 | Publishamerica Inc, May 30, 2008, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Blue in Bloom by Jane Bennett takes a look at human behavior while giving quiet inspiration on life’s daily struggles.

By Jane Bennett (editor) and Michael J. Shapiro (editor)

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9780415934770 | Routledge, November 1, 2002, cover price $175.00

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9780415934787 | Routledge, September 1, 2002, cover price $53.95

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Product Description: Thoreau's Nature: Ethics, Politics, and the Wild explores how Thoreau crafted a life open to 'the Wild,' a term that marks the startling element of foreignness in every object of experience, however familiar. Thoreau's encounters with nature, Bennett argues, allowed him to resist his all-too-human tendency toward intellectual laziness, social conformity, and political complacency...read more

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9780742521407 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, April 1, 2002, cover price $102.00 | About this edition: Thoreau's Nature: Ethics, Politics, and the Wild explores how Thoreau crafted a life open to "the Wild," a term that marks the startling element of foreignness in every object of experience, however familiar.
9780803938687 | Sage Pubns, October 1, 1994, cover price $83.00 | About this edition: Inserting a nineteent century thinker into the intellectual debates of the late twentieth century, Jane Bennett enters Thoreau into a series of dialogues with recent contemporary thinkers: Foucault on the question of identity and power; Donna Haraway on nature and culture; Hollywood celebrities on the Walden Woods project on the environment; the National Endowment for the Humanities and others regarding the relation between politics and arts; and Kafka on the question of political idealism.

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9780742521414 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, April 1, 2002, cover price $37.00 | About this edition: Thoreau's Nature: Ethics, Politics, and the Wild explores how Thoreau crafted a life open to 'the Wild,' a term that marks the startling element of foreignness in every object of experience, however familiar.
9780803938694, titled "Thoreau's Nature: Ethics, Politics and the Wild" | Sage Pubns, October 1, 1994, cover price $36.00 | About this edition: Inserting a nineteent century thinker into the intellectual debates of the late twentieth century, Jane Bennett enters Thoreau into a series of dialogues with recent contemporary thinkers: Foucault on the question of identity and power; Donna Haraway on nature and culture; Hollywood celebrities on the Walden Woods project on the environment; the National Endowment for the Humanities and others regarding the relation between politics and arts; and Kafka on the question of political idealism.

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Product Description: It is a commonplace that the modern world cannot be experienced as enchanted--that the very concept of enchantment belongs to past ages of superstition. Jane Bennett challenges that view. She seeks to rehabilitate enchantment, showing not only how it is still possible to experience genuine wonder, but how such experience is crucial to motivating ethical behavior...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780691088129 | Princeton Univ Pr, July 1, 2001, cover price $67.50 | About this edition: It is a commonplace that the modern world cannot be experienced as enchanted--that the very concept of enchantment belongs to past ages of superstition.

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9780691088136, titled "Enchantment of Modern Life: Attachments, Crossings, and Ethics" | Princeton Univ Pr, July 16, 2001, cover price $36.95 | About this edition: It is a commonplace that the modern world cannot be experienced as enchanted--that the very concept of enchantment belongs to past ages of superstition.

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Product Description: Little ones will delight in playing with the bendable, soft bunny ears on the cover of this charming book. Simple illustrations and a rhyming story line make this little book perfect for bedtime -- or anytime!
By Jane Bennett and Lucinda (illustrator)

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9781575844206 | Board book edition (Readers Digest, February 1, 2001), cover price $5.99 | About this edition: Little ones will delight in playing with the bendable, soft bunny ears on the cover of this charming book.

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Product Description: A guide to finding, identifying and understanding Australian wildlife. This text provides readers with the background on natural history, habitats and wildlife in action. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781864500325 | Lonely Planet, October 1, 2000, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: A guide to finding, identifying and understanding Australian wildlife.
9781864500325 | Lonely Planet, October 1, 2000, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: A guide to finding, identifying and understanding Australian wildlife.

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Product Description: Book by Bennett, Jane

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9780816623075 | Univ of Minnesota Pr, September 1, 1993, cover price $72.00 | About this edition: Book by Bennett, Jane

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9780816623082 | Univ of Minnesota Pr, September 1, 1993, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Book by Bennett, Jane

Product Description: Explores the boundaries of contemporary debates over the environment and the state, and argues that in each of these debates, one side exaggerates the possibility of harmony between humans and the natural and social worlds, while the other insists upon the possibility of human mastery...read more

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9780814710951 | New York Univ Pr, September 1, 1987, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Explores the boundaries of contemporary debates over the environment and the state, and argues that in each of these debates, one side exaggerates the possibility of harmony between humans and the natural and social worlds, while the other insists upon the possibility of human mastery.

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