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The Madhouse Effect: How Climate Change Denial Is Threatening Our Planet, Destroying Our Politics, and Driving Us Crazy
The Madhouse Effect: How Climate Change Denial Is Threatening Our Planet, Destroying Our Politics, and Driving Us Crazy
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ean: 9780231177863, isbn: 0231177860,

The award-winning climate scientist Michael E. Mann and the Pulitzer Prize–winning political cartoonist Tom Toles have been on the front lines of the fight against climate denialism for most of their careers. They have witnessed the manipulation of...


Cinematic Overtures: How to Read Opening Scenes (Leonard Hastings Schoff Lectures)
Cinematic Overtures: How to Read Opening Scenes (Leonard Hastings Schoff Lectures)
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ean: 9780231182256, isbn: 0231182252,

A great movie’s first few minutes provide the key to the rest of the film. Like the opening paragraphs of a novel, they draw the viewer in, setting up the thematic concerns and stylistic approach that will be developed over the course of the narrat...


Pre-Code Hollywood: Sex, Immorality, and Insurrection in American Cinema; 1930-1934
Pre-Code Hollywood: Sex, Immorality, and Insurrection in American Cinema; 1930-1934
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ean: 9780231110952, isbn: 0231110952,

Pre-Code Hollywood explores the fascinating period in American motion picture history from 1930 to 1934 when the commandments of the Production Code Administration were violated with impunity in a series of wildly unconventional films―a time when c...


How Did Lubitsch Do It?
How Did Lubitsch Do It?
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ean: 9780231186445, isbn: 0231186444,

Orson Welles called Ernst Lubitsch (1892–1947) “a giant” whose “talent and originality are stupefying.” Jean Renoir said, “He invented the modern Hollywood.” Celebrated for his distinct style and credited with inventing the classic genr...


Film Studies: An Introduction (Film and Culture Series)
Film Studies: An Introduction (Film and Culture Series)
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ean: 9780231142939, isbn: 0231142935,

Ed Sikov builds a step-by-step curriculum for the appreciation of all types of narrative cinema, detailing the essential elements of film form and systematically training the spectator to be an active reader and critic. Sikov primes the eye and mind ...


The Madhouse Effect: How Climate Change Denial Is Threatening Our Planet, Destroying Our Politics, and Driving Us Crazy
The Madhouse Effect: How Climate Change Denial Is Threatening Our Planet, Destroying Our Politics, and Driving Us Crazy
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ean: 9780231177870, isbn: 0231177879,

The award-winning climate scientist Michael E. Mann and the Pulitzer Prize–winning political cartoonist Tom Toles have been on the front lines of the fight against climate denialism for most of their careers. They have witnessed the manipulation of...


Art on Trial: Art Therapy in Capital Murder Cases
Art on Trial: Art Therapy in Capital Murder Cases
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ean: 9780231162500, isbn: 0231162502,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 34 reviews
A man kidnaps his two children, murders one, and attempts to kill the other. The prosecution seeks the death penalty, while the defense employs an unusual strategy to avoid the sentence. The defendant's attorneys turn to more than 100 examples of his...


Symphonic Music
Symphonic Music
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ean: 9780023109089, isbn: 0231019084,

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The Musical Idea and the Logic, Technique, and Art of its Presentation
The Musical Idea and the Logic, Technique, and Art of its Presentation
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mpn: 179 illustrations, ean: 9780231064286, isbn: 0231064284,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 48 reviews
This treatise relates Schoenberg's concept of the musical idea. It defines his thought on gestalt, motive, grundgestalt, phrase, rhythm and accent, the construction function of harmony, homophonic and contrapuntal forms, and compositional coherence....


Gilbert and Sullivan: Gender, Genre, Parody (Gender and Culture Series)
Gilbert and Sullivan: Gender, Genre, Parody (Gender and Culture Series)
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ean: 9780231148047, isbn: 0231148046,

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Long before the satirical comedy of The Daily Show and The Colbert Report, the comic operas of W. S. Gilbert and Arthur Sullivan were the hottest send-ups of the day's political and cultural obsessions. Gilbert and Sullivan's productions always rose ...



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