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Tribe: On Homecoming And Belonging
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|June 20, 2017

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Sebastian Junger, the bestselling author of  War  and  The Perfect Storm , takes a critical look at post-traumatic stress disorder and the many challenges today’s returning veterans face in modern society There are ancient tribal…
Manufacturing Consent: The Political Economy of the Mass Media
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|January 15, 2002

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In this pathbreaking work, Edward S. Herman and Noam Chomsky show that, contrary to the usual image of the news media as cantankerous, obstinate, and ubiquitous in their search for truth and defense of justice, in their actual practice they defend the economic,…
In the Shadows of the Kremlin and the White House: Africa's Media Image From Communism to Post…

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In the Shadows of the Kremlin and the White House provides the first comparative study of the Soviet / Russian and Western press coverage of Africa. It analyzes Africa's image in the ex-Soviet and Western press by comparing news coverage of Africa in general…
Behind The Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, And Hope In A Mumbai Undercity

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In this brilliant, breathtaking book by Pulitzer Prize winner Katherine Boo, a bewildering age of global change and inequality is made human through the dramatic story of families striving toward a better life in Annawadi, a makeshift settlement in the shadow of…
Irresistible: The Rise Of Addictive Technology And The Business Of Keeping Us Hooked
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|This title releases March 6, 2018

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“One of the most mesmerizing and important books I’ve read in quite some time. Alter brilliantly illuminates the new obsessions that are controlling our lives and offers the tools we need to rescue our businesses, our families, and our…
I Can't Breathe: A Killing On Bay Street
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|October 24, 2017

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A work of riveting literary journalism that explores the roots and repercussions of the infamous killing of Eric Garner by the New York City police—from the bestselling author of The Divide   “[A] searing exposé . . . What emerges from the…
Questions of Method in Cultural Studies
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|January 24, 2006

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Question of Method in Cultural Studies brings together a group of scholars from across the social sciences and humanities to consider one of the most vexing issues confronting the proverbial 'anti-discipline' of cultural studies. Covers such topics as the…
Trust Me, I'm Lying: Confessions Of A Media Manipulator
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|July 2, 2013

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The cult classic that predicted the rise of fake news—revised and updated for the post-Trump, post-Gawker age.   Hailed as "astonishing and disturbing" by the Financial Times and "essential reading" by TechCrunch at its original publication, former…
Amusing Ourselves To Death: Public Discourse In The Age Of Show Business

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What happens when media and politics become forms of entertainment? As our world begins to look more and more like Orwell's 1984 , Neil's Postman's essential guide to the modern media is more relevant than ever. "It's unlikely that Trump has ever read …
Top Of The Morning: Inside The Cutthroat World Of Morning Tv
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|May 13, 2014

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THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER-- NOW IN PAPERBACK WITH AN EXPANDED AFTERWORD Like Bill Carter chronicling the late night wars in his classic The Late Shift , star New York Times reporter Brian Stelter reveals all the dish and dirt behind the polite smiles and…
Weaponized Lies: How To Think Critically In The Post-truth Era

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Winner of the National Business Book Award  Winner of the Mavis Gallant Prize for Non-Fiction Previously Published as  A Field Guide to Lies We’re surrounded by fringe theories, fake news, and pseudo-facts. These lies are getting…
Reclaiming Conversation: The Power Of Talk In A Digital Age
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|October 4, 2016

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Renowned media scholar Sherry Turkle investigates how a flight from conversation undermines our relationships, creativity, and productivity — and why reclaiming face-to-face conversation can help us regain lost ground. We live in a technological universe in…
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