The Political Force Of Musical Beauty

Author: Barry Shank
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 082237675X
Size: 59.37 MB
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In The Political Force of Musical Beauty, Barry Shank shows how musical acts and performances generate their own aesthetic and political force, creating, however fleetingly, a shared sense of the world among otherwise diverse listeners.

The Political Force Of Musical Beauty

Author: Barry Shank
Publisher: Duke University Press Books
ISBN: 9780822356462
Size: 35.60 MB
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In The Political Force of Musical Beauty, Barry Shank shows how musical acts and performances generate their own aesthetic and political force, creating, however fleetingly, a shared sense of the world among otherwise diverse listeners.

Sound System

Author: Dave Randall
Publisher: Pluto Press (UK)
ISBN: 9780745399300
Size: 25.84 MB
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He finds remarkable examples of music as a force for social change as well as something that has been used to keep people in their place throughout history.This is a book of raves, riots and revolution.

The Force Of Obedience

Author: Beatrice Hibou
Publisher: Polity
ISBN: 0745651801
Size: 45.62 MB
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This highly original book is a detailed analysis of the everyday mechanisms of domination and repression that enable political regimes to function and to secure the submission of their populations.

Niche News

Author: Natalie Jomini Stroud
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199831343
Size: 27.89 MB
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In Niche News, Natalie Stroud investigates how people navigate these choices and the political implications that their choice ultimately entails.

The Political Right In Israel

Author: Dani Filc
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135183414
Size: 68.16 MB
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This book takes a fresh look at the trajectories of Israeli politics since the election of Likud in 1977, examining how right wing parties have adopted populist policies in order to carve out an identity and win support at the polls.

The Politics Of Medicaid

Author: Laura Katz Olson
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231521596
Size: 57.62 MB
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Laura Katz Olson, an expert on health, aging, and long-term care policy, unravels the multifaceted and perplexing puzzle of Medicaid with respect to those who invest in and benefit from the program.

Dispossession

Author: Judith Butler
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0745664350
Size: 28.90 MB
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This book interrogates the agonistic and open-ended corporeality and conviviality of the crowd as it assembles in cities to protest political and economic dispossession through a performative dispossession of the sovereign subject and its ...

The Political Economy Of The United Nations Security Council

Author: James Raymond Vreeland
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1139952064
Size: 48.49 MB
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Trades of money for political influence persist at every level of government. Not surprisingly, governments themselves trade money for political support on the international stage. Strange, however, is the tale of this book.

The Political Use Of Military Force In Us Foreign Policy

Author: James David Meernik
Publisher: Gower Publishing, Ltd.
ISBN: 9780754642886
Size: 22.99 MB
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Assessing the utility of each of these explanations, James Meernik employs both historical narrative and statistical techniques to provide a comprehensive and highly informative account of these important foreign policy events.