This collection of essays deals broadly with the visual and cultural manifestation of utopian aspirations in Russia of the 1920s and 1930s, while examining the before- and after-life of such ideas both geographically and chronologically.
ISBN 10 : 9789004263222
ISBN 13 : 9004263225
This collection of essays deals broadly with the visual and cultural manifestation of utopian aspirations in Russia of the 1920s and 1930s, while examining the before- and after-li..
ISBN 10 : 0300076886
ISBN 13 : 9780300076882
Naum Gabo (1890-1977), whose eventful life took him from his native Russia to Berlin, Paris, London, and finally the United States, achieved renown as one of the most inventive and..
ISBN 10 : 080474873X
ISBN 13 : 9780804748735
A richly textured ethnography about knitwear manufacturers in South India that explains how peasant-workers have refined notions of place, gender, and class to create a local indus..
ISBN 10 : 9781135044329
ISBN 13 : 1135044325
This book explores and critically reflects on the theory and practice of political agency in contemporary global politics. In light of the changing relationship between the state, ..
ISBN 10 : 9780857288554
ISBN 13 : 0857288555
Taken together, these essays redefine the preconceived notion of Soviet happiness as the product of official ideology imposed from above and expressed predominantly through collect..
ISBN 10 : 9781317668671
ISBN 13 : 1317668677
The book is concerned with narrative in digital media that changes according to user input—Interactive Digital Narrative (IDN). It provides a broad overview of current issues and..
ISBN 10 : 9781134990122
ISBN 13 : 113499012X
Greek-owned shipping has been at the top of the world fleet for the last twenty years. Winner of the 1997 Runciman Award, this richly sourced study traces the development of the Gr..