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Product Description: Now, more than 20 years since its initial release, John Fiske’s classic text Media Matters remains both timely and insightful as an empirically rich examination of how the fierce battle over cultural meaning is negotiated in American popular culture...read more
By Black Hawk Hancock (introduced by)

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9781138888197, titled "Media Matters: Race and Gender in U.S. Politics" | 2 edition (Routledge, February 4, 2016), cover price $140.00 | About this edition: Now, more than 20 years since its initial release, John Fiske’s classic text Media Matters remains both timely and insightful as an empirically rich examination of how the fierce battle over cultural meaning is negotiated in American popular culture.

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9781138888203, titled "Media Matters: Race and Gender in U.S. Politics" | 2 edition (Routledge, February 9, 2016), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Now, more than 20 years since its initial release, John Fiske’s classic text Media Matters remains both timely and insightful as an empirically rich examination of how the fierce battle over cultural meaning is negotiated in American popular culture.

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Product Description: On the campus of Yale University, in 1970, an "odd couple," Hillary Rodham and Bill ("Bubba") Clinton, came together at a Mark Rothko exhibit at the Yale Art Museum. Before the end of that rainy afternoon, they had formed an unbreakable bond forged while they rested on the seat of a Henry Moore sculpture...read more

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9781936003471 | Blood Moon Prod Ltd, December 21, 2015, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: On the campus of Yale University, in 1970, an "odd couple," Hillary Rodham and Bill ("Bubba") Clinton, came together at a Mark Rothko exhibit at the Yale Art Museum.

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Product Description: Americans think of their country as a welcoming place where everyone has equal opportunity. Yet historical baggage and anxious times can restrain these possibilities. Newcomers often find that civic belonging comes with strings attached––riddled with limitations or legally punitive rites of passage...read more

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9781138654433 | Routledge, May 17, 2016, cover price $205.00

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9781138654440 | Reprint edition (Routledge, May 17, 2016), cover price $44.95 | About this edition: Americans think of their country as a welcoming place where everyone has equal opportunity.

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Students often complain that textbooks are boring, especially the door-stoppers in use for most survey courses. But they've never had a textbook like this. Van Belle delivers the core concepts and real-world political examples you'd expect from an introductory book, just in a way that students will actually have fun reading and will retain after the exam. The textbook stuff is here too-chapter summaries, bolded key terms, and discussion questions.

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9781483368498 | 4th edition (Cq Pr, January 7, 2015), cover price $91.00
9781452218229, titled "A Novel Approach to Politics: Introducing Political Science Through Books, Movies and Popular Culture" | 3 edition (Cq Pr, November 15, 2012), cover price $82.00 | About this edition: Students often complain that textbooks are boring, especially the door-stoppers in use for most survey courses.
9780872899995 | 2 edition (Cq Pr, December 15, 2009), cover price $75.00 | About this edition: Students often complain that textbooks are boring, but theyve never had one like this.
9781568028293 | Cq Pr, October 30, 2006, cover price $55.95 | About this edition: What if we told you that a textbook could be funny and irreverent utilizing popular books, movies, music, and television shows to introduce political science concepts?

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Product Description: Why do some U.S. cities like Seattle and Boston impose social exactions and sustainability targets on private investment while others like Las Vegas and Houston offer property tax and fee remissions to business, tolerate environmentally hazardous activities such as oil drilling, and express skepticism even about recycling mandates? The behavior of the former cities appears especially puzzling in view of globalization processes that seemingly offer many more options to mobile capital and expose cities’ vulnerability to private investment decisions...read more

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9780415534024 | Routledge, July 20, 2012, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: Why do some U.

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9781138849068 | Routledge, November 10, 2014, cover price $42.95 | About this edition: Why do some U.

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Product Description: "Allergic to Crazy features a stunningly diverse array of brief reflections by one of America's leading public intellectuals. Each of these short, pointed, and witty essays applies the wisdom of postmodern conservatism to the issues that rightly occupy so much of life these days...read more

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9781587310218 | St Augustine Pr Inc, September 20, 2014, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: "Allergic to Crazy features a stunningly diverse array of brief reflections by one of America's leading public intellectuals.

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Product Description: The Disunity of American Culture describes culture now, when different forces are influencing it than in the past, altering it to near incomprehensibility. Identity issues have an effect on culture and politics; more influential is the question of what support the state is obligated to provide the individual...read more

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9781412851688, titled "The Disunity of American Culture: Science, Religion, Technology and the Secular State" | Transaction Pub, May 31, 2013, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: The Disunity of American Culture describes culture now, when different forces are influencing it than in the past, altering it to near incomprehensibility.

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Product Description: Departing from the conventional understanding of neoliberalism as a set of economic and political policies favoring free markets, Neoliberal Culture presents a framework for analyzing neoliberalism in the United States as a culture-or structure of feeling- which shapes American everyday life...read more

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9781409443438 | Ashgate Pub Co, October 28, 2012, cover price $149.95 | About this edition: Departing from the conventional understanding of neoliberalism as a set of economic and political policies favoring free markets, Neoliberal Culture presents a framework for analyzing neoliberalism in the United States as a culture-or structure of feeling- which shapes American everyday life.

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Product Description: Actor and singer Paul Robeson's performances in Othello, Show Boat, and The Emperor Jones made him famous, but his midcentury appearances in support of causes ranging from labor and civil rights to antilynching and American warmongering made him notorious...read more

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9780472071685 | Univ of Michigan Pr, April 18, 2012, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: Actor and singer Paul Robeson's performances in Othello, Show Boat, and The Emperor Jones made him famous, but his midcentury appearances in support of causes ranging from labor and civil rights to antilynching and American warmongering made him notorious.

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9780472051687 | Univ of Michigan Pr, April 18, 2012, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Actor and singer Paul Robeson's performances in Othello, Show Boat, and The Emperor Jones made him famous, but his midcentury appearances in support of causes ranging from labor and civil rights to antilynching and American warmongering made him notorious.

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Product Description: Thirty years ago, Ronald Reagan rode a wave of patriotism to the White House by calling for a return to what he considered to be traditional American values―personal liberty, free markets, and limited government. After the cultural struggles and generational clashes of the 1960s and 70s, it appeared that many Americans were eager to abide by Reagan's set of core American principles...read more
By Charles W. Dunn (editor)

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9780813136028 | Univ Pr of Kentucky, March 21, 2012, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Thirty years ago, Ronald Reagan rode a wave of patriotism to the White House by calling for a return to what he considered to be traditional American values―personal liberty, free markets, and limited government.

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Product Description: In February 1941, Henry Luce announced the arrival of "The American Century." But that century-extending from World War II to the recent economic collapse-has now ended, victim of strategic miscalculation, military misadventures, and economic decline...read more
By Andrew J. Bacevich (editor)

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9780674064454 | Harvard Univ Pr, March 19, 2012, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: Writing in Life magazine in February 1941, Henry Luce memorably announced the arrival of “The American Century.

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9780674725690 | Reprint edition (Harvard Univ Pr, November 18, 2013), cover price $13.50 | About this edition: In February 1941, Henry Luce announced the arrival of "The American Century.

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Product Description: During the Cold War, freedom of expression was vaunted as liberal democracy’s most cherished possession—but such freedom was put in service of a hidden agenda. In The Cultural Cold War, Frances Stonor Saunders reveals the extraordinary efforts of a secret campaign in which some of the most vocal exponents of intellectual freedom in the West were working for or subsidized by the CIA—whether they knew it or not...read more

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9781565845961 | New Pr, April 1, 2000, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Narrates the story in which some of the most vocal exponents of intellectual freedom in the West were instruments of America's secret service, many as unwitting participants in the CIA's cultural operation, while others as willing collaborators.

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9781595589149 | Reprint edition (New Pr, November 5, 2013), cover price $21.95 | About this edition: During the Cold War, freedom of expression was vaunted as liberal democracy’s most cherished possession—but such freedom was put in service of a hidden agenda.
9781565846647 | New Pr, April 1, 2001, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: In addition to being short-listed for the Guardian First Book Award upon publication in 2000, Frances Stonor Saunders's The Cultural Cold War was met with the kind of attention reserved for books that directly hit a cultural nerve.
9780062734792, titled "How to Invest: $50-$5,000" | 6th edition (Harpercollins, June 1, 1997), cover price $12.00 | also contains How to Invest $50-$5,000 | About this edition: Provides guidance on the selection of investments and savings plans that will be the most profitable for a small investor

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An updated and revised investment classic offers comprehensive coverage of every level of personal finance and investment, organized by the dollar amount invested, and presents invaluable advice both for beginners and for the more experienced, including specific stock recommendations. Original.

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9780062736567 | 7 edition (Harpercollins, April 1, 1999), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: A guide to investments and saving plans that will be most profitable for the small investor includes the latest information on on-line trading, 401K investments, and savings plans for college
9780062734792, titled "How to Invest: $50-$5,000" | 6th edition (Harpercollins, June 1, 1997), cover price $12.00 | also contains The Cultural Cold War: The CIA and the World of Arts and Letters | About this edition: Provides guidance on the selection of investments and savings plans that will be the most profitable for a small investor
9780062733290 | 5th edition (Perennial, April 1, 1995), cover price $12.00 | also contains Webster''s New World Pocket Thesaurus, Webster's New World Pocket Thesaurus | About this edition: Provides guidance on the selection of investments and savings plans that will be the most profitable for a small investor

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