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How Did Love Become A Reality Show? - The Destruction of Intimacy In a Culture Built On Image By Peter Schmidt
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We’re made for relationships of trust, but today’s cultural insanities fuel suspicions and relational insecurities. We love the fun of our screens, but their images are poisoning our... More > perceptions and loves in the real world. Using case studies from the author's counseling practice, combined with the latest media research, How Did Love Become A Reality Show? provides psychological and cultural keys to understand our social disintegration. What role does our environment of powerful brain stimulation by electronic screens play as it interacts with human vulnerabilities? How do we get back to reality? “It's analysis of the problems in marital (and other) relationships today is based on a truly profound Christian understanding of human psychology combined with a fascinating analysis of how our mass media culture exacerbates age-old problems, it's Paul Tournier meets Marshall McLuhan.” Harold Fickett CEO of Scenes Media, LLC This book is a cultural and relationship survival guide for the 21st century.< Less
School Has Been Blown to Pieces: Growing Up With Pop Culture in the 1970s By Mick Deal
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An endearing auto-biographical account of a journey through childhood, experienced through what was arguably the most entertaining decade ever in which to have been a kid in Britain. Mapping his... More > young life out through his love of the popular culture of the day, from the music that he grew up with and absorbed, to the popular TV shows which innocently entertained a generation of kids, the bashful but defiant protagonist reflects upon a tumultuous decade and of an age of innocence long since lost. Through his troubled relationship with a largely uninspiring education system and the schooling customs of his generation (and his ultimate contempt for them) it becomes clear that it is the popular culture of his childhood era which proves to be, among many other things, his education and his window into the world.< Less
How do Films from the Past and Present Create a Cultural Anxiety to an Audience from both Image and Text? By Farrukh Khan
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This study seeks to explore how film creates cultural anxiety for spectators. Film as a medium permits the filmmaker to present strong immersive experiences that challenge the old model of culture... More > with a popular grip. Whereas spectators may want to denounce the old model, the permeating grip of the old culture and a need for cognitive adjustment and debate causes tensions that result in cultural anxiety. After all, a film presents its message to many, permeating political and media rhetoric across the majority, minority, political and religious spectra. For those interested in films and the art of making films, it is important to understand how anxiety about ‘our’ culture now appears ubiquitous and how films have contributed to this anxiety.< Less
How do Films from the Past and Present Create a Cultural Anxiety to an Audience from both Image and Text? By Farrukh Khan
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This study seeks to explore how film creates cultural anxiety for spectators. Film as a medium permits the filmmaker to present strong immersive experiences that challenge the old model of culture... More > with a popular grip. Whereas spectators may want to denounce the old model, the permeating grip of the old culture and a need for cognitive adjustment and debate causes tensions that result in cultural anxiety. After all, a film presents its message to many, permeating political and media rhetoric across the majority, minority, political and religious spectra. For those interested in films and the art of making films, it is important to understand how anxiety about ‘our’ culture now appears ubiquitous and how films have contributed to this anxiety.< Less
Cacao Culture in the Philippines: The Tropical Climate, Plantation, Harvest and Economics of Cultivating the Cacao Plant (Hardcover) By William Scrugham Lyon
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This work chronicles how the cacao plant is grown commercially in the Philippines; how to properly grow, harvest and sell the cacao plant is detailed. An authoritative overview of the cacao growing... More > process, William Scrugham Lyon's chronicle was popularly consulted by planters and cultivators for many years after publication in the early 20th century. He offers a concise overview of the entire process; from choosing the seeds to plant, to germination, to growing and tending the crop, harvesting and finally selling the produce. Inclusive of charts which document the business model adopted by cacao cultivators, Lyon shows how even a small plot of land can be purposed for a steady, profitable business. At the time he published this account in Manila in 1902, demand for cacao was rocketing - as a result, many entrepreneurial farmers and growers were looking at moving into the market for cacao.< Less
Cacao Culture in the Philippines: The Tropical Climate, Plantation, Harvest and Economics of Cultivating the Cacao Plant By William Scrugham Lyon
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This work chronicles how the cacao plant is grown commercially in the Philippines; how to properly grow, harvest and sell the cacao plant is detailed. An authoritative overview of the cacao growing... More > process, William Scrugham Lyon's chronicle was popularly consulted by planters and cultivators for many years after publication in the early 20th century. He offers a concise overview of the entire process; from choosing the seeds to plant, to germination, to growing and tending the crop, harvesting and finally selling the produce. Inclusive of charts which document the business model adopted by cacao cultivators, Lyon shows how even a small plot of land can be purposed for a steady, profitable business. At the time he published this account in Manila in 1902, demand for cacao was rocketing - as a result, many entrepreneurial farmers and growers were looking at moving into the market for cacao.< Less
Tattoo Business Quick Start Guide: A Comprehensive Tattoo Handbook On Starting a Tattoo Business With Tattoo Ideas, Tattoo Designs, Tattoo Culture and Tattoo Art By Steve Colburne, Malibu Publishing
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There are nearly as many reasons for getting a tattoo as there are people who have them. Contents include: The History of Tattoos What Is Going On Today With Tattoos How do Tattoo Artists Make... More > Tattoos? Temporary Tattoos Tattoos Vs. Other Body Art The Costs of Tattoos Not Just for Bikers Anymore The Meanings of Flower Tattoos Popular Tattoo Designs What Are Tattoo Cover Ups Who Is Most Likely To Get Tattoos? Getting Tongue Tattoos Variations In Tattoos Choosing a Good Tattoo Parlor Celebrities and Their Tattoos Application Techniques of Tattoos Are Tattoos an Addiction? Qualities of a Good Tattoo Artist Questions to Ask Your Tattoo Artist Psychology Related to Tattoos Picking Your Perfect Tattoo Design Why Men Like Tribal Tattoos Innovative Tribal Designs Men and Women Tattoo Design Ideas Women Foot Tattoo Designs Why Women Like Ankle Tattoos Women and Lower Back Tattoos Minimizing the Pain of Tattoos How to Care for a New Tattoo Tattoo Removal< Less
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Gone But Not Forgotten By Lorelle Valenti
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A short, illustrative homage to iconic American celebrities, rendered in the manner of post modern American popular culture.
OTHER HEROES: African American Comics Creators, Characters, and Archetypes By Other Heroes
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The catalog from the 2007 Jackson State Universtiy art exhibtion featuring a who's who of famous and award winning African American comics creators and characters. Preface by Dwayne McDuffie, essays... More > by RC Harvey, Turtel Onli, Alex Simmons, Nancy Goldstein, William Foster, and curators John Jennings & Damian Duffy. All profits past printing costs are donated to the Scholarship America Disaster Relief Fund to help Hurricane Katrina and Rita survivors seek post-secondary education. For more information go to: http://www.eyetrauma.net/brain/curation.htm< Less

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