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Extending ThemselvesUser Initiated Transformations of Government-built Housing in Developing Countries

Extending Themselves: User Initiated Transformations of Government-built Housing in Developing Countries

Graham Tipple

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853235040
eISBN:
9781846313097
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846313097
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

Many countries have large stocks of government-built housing which, for various reasons, are in poor physical conditions and/or do not conform to the expectations of occupants, who frequently make ... More

Franco-British Academic Partnerships: The Next ChapterThe Next Chapter

Franco-British Academic Partnerships: The Next Chapter: The Next Chapter

Philippe Lane and Maurice Fraser (eds)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846316630
eISBN:
9781846316777
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846316777
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

The steady increase in joint programmes and qualifications offered by UK and French universities is a cause for celebration. But language constraints, financial pressures and political uncertainty ... More

French CyclingA Social and Cultural History

French Cycling: A Social and Cultural History

Hugh Dauncey

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846318351
eISBN:
9781846317859
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846317859
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This book aims to provide a balanced and detailed analytical survey of the complex leisure activity, sport, and industry that is cycling in France. Identifying key events, practices, stakeholders and ... More

French Post-Modern MasculinitiesFrom Neuromatrices to Seropositivity

French Post-Modern Masculinities: From Neuromatrices to Seropositivity

Lawrence R. Schehr

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846312151
eISBN:
9781846315282
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846315282
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

As traditional notions of masculinity have been put into question, there have been representational reactions to and articulations of changing masculinities in post-modern culture. Certain ... More

French Studies in and for the Twenty-first Century

French Studies in and for the Twenty-first Century

Philippe Lane and Michael Worton (eds)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846316555
eISBN:
9781846316692
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846316692
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This book draws together a range of scholars to examine the state of French Studies in the UK, taking account of the variety of factors that have made the discipline what it is. The book looks ahead ... More

Grounds for ReviewThe Garden Festival in Urban Planning and Design

Grounds for Review: The Garden Festival in Urban Planning and Design

Andrew Theokas

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853235392
eISBN:
9781846314643
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846314643
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

Garden Festivals are more than temporary horticultural expositions. Complex and phased, these projects have additional significance as planning stratagems, reclamation projects, public art venues, ... More

Iberian ModalitiesA Relational Approach to the Study of Culture in the Iberian Peninsula

Iberian Modalities: A Relational Approach to the Study of Culture in the Iberian Peninsula

Joan Ramon Resina (ed.)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9781846318337
eISBN:
9781846317880
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846318337.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

Of late the term Iberian Studies has been gaining academic currency, but its semantic scope still fluctuates. For some it is a convenient way of combining the official cultures of two states, ... More

IdiocyA Cultural History

Idiocy: A Cultural History

Patrick McDonagh

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846310959
eISBN:
9781846315367
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846315367
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

The term ‘idiot’ is a damning put down, whether deployed on the playground or in the board room. People stigmatized as being ‘intellectually disabled’ today must confront variants of the fear and ... More

Intellectuals, Culture and Public Policy in FranceApproaches from the Left

Intellectuals, Culture and Public Policy in France: Approaches from the Left

Jeremy Ahearne

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846312458
eISBN:
9781846316081
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846316081
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

French intellectuals have always defined themselves in political terms. They figure in common representation as oppositional figures set against State and government. But speaking truth to power is ... More

Knowledge and Learning in the AndesEthnographic Perspectives

Knowledge and Learning in the Andes: Ethnographic Perspectives

Henry Stobart and Rosaleen Howard (eds)

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853235187
eISBN:
9781846313424
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846313424
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

The aim of this book is to explore the current research into the ways in which Andean peoples create, transmit, maintain, and transform their knowledge in culturally significant ways, and how ... More

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