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Baudrillard and the Culture Industry
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This book argues for the importance of the theory of the culture industry in today´s world. It begins by considering the neglect of the culture industry in the second and third generation of the Frankfurt School, presenting historical background information and criticisms on the theories of Habermas and Honneth. In our age, the culture industry is something quite different from what Adorno and Horkheimer described or could even imagine in the twentieth century. Today, the masses can not only access the media but can also respond to the messages they receive. A key question that arises, then, is why the masses, even after gaining access to their own media, still adhere to the values of the capitalist system? Why haven´t they achieved a class consciousness? This work seeks to answer those questions. Drawing on Jean Baudrillard´s work, it reveals the semiotic aspects of the culture industry and describes the industry in the age of simulation and hyperreality. The book argues that the culture industry has now entered the micro level of our everyday life through shopping centers, the image of profusion and more. Further, it explores new aspects of the culture industry, such as a passion for participating in the media, the consumed vertigo of catastrophe, and masking the absence of a profound reality. As such, the book will particularly appeal to graduates and researchers in sociology and sociological theory, and all those with an interest in the Frankfurt School and the works of Jean Baudrillard.

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Stand: 08.11.2017
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GO VISTA: Reiseführer Nürnberg, m. 1 Karte
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Sagt man Nürnberg, meint man meistens den historischen Kern und lässt die ausufernde Großstadt drum herum außen vor. Auch wenn sich die mittelalterlich geprägte Altstadt noch immer mit einem vollständig erhaltenen Mauerring umgibt und sie allein dem touristischen Interesse gilt, ist sie keineswegs eine zeitlose Idylle. Sie versteht sich als lebendiger, wenn auch relativ kleiner und durchaus gemütlich-urbaner Mittelpunkt der zweitgrößten Stadt Bayerns, in der das fränkische Lebensgefühl nicht zu kurz kommt und an der der Zeitgeist nicht kommentarlos vorbeigezogen ist. Der Inhalt kurz und knapp: Die Top 10 des Reiseziels; eine Chronik zur Stadtgeschichte; die Stadt aktiv erkunden: Routenvorschläge zu ausgewählten Highlights; außergewöhnliche Perspektive finden Sie unter dem Stichpunkt Streifzüge; Ausflüge in Nürnbergs Umgebung führen nach Fürth, Erlangen und Schwabach; Erleben & Genießen: Unterkünfte, Restaurants, Theater/Musicals, Shopping, mit Kindern in der Stadt, Erholung & Sport. Zudem enthält der Reiseführer einen Serviceteil mit reisepraktischen Tipps von A bis Z sowie einen ausfaltbaren Stadtplan, ÖPNV-Plan und Register.

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Stand: 08.11.2017
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eBay For Dummies
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159 million buyers cant be wrong! Thats how many people are shopping on eBay, and that number continues to grow. eBay beginners looking to find bargains or make money by selling need look no further than eBay For Dummies to find the tips for being successful on eBay. Author Marsha Collier was one of the earliest sellers on eBay and one of their first elite PowerSellers. Shes shared the expertise earned through all that buying and selling in all nine editions of this book. Check out this edition for the latest updates on eBays selling tools, payment options, shipping tips, and how to enhance your eBay experience through social media. Topics include: * Getting a Feel for eBay - the basics of joining eBay including establishing an account, setting preferences, and navigating the site. * Buying Like an Expert - expert tips on finding bargains, evaluating items, choosing between bidding or buying outright, choosing the best shipping options, and closing the deal * Making Money the eBay Way - steps for making extra income by selling on eBay with tips on researching what to sell, creating effective listings, packing and shipping your items, and offering good customer service * Even More of eBays Special Features - offers advice on privacy and security as well as effectively marketing using social media * The Part of Tens - the traditional For Dummies closer offers tips for effective buying and selling as well as a list of tools to help with your eBay adventures

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Stand: 07.11.2017
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The Smart Girl´s Guide to the G-Spot , Hörbuch,...
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Best-selling author Violet Blue shows smart girls everywhere how to enjoy mind-blowing G-spot orgasms - with or without a partner. ´´The G-spot is not a riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma. It is a place in your body.´´ (from the introduction) It´s not a myth, it´s a miracle - the G-spot, that powerhouse of female orgasm. With wit and panache, sex educator and best-selling writer Violet Blue helps readers master the sexual alphabet through G.´´ Beginning with an anatomical guide and incorporating suggestions for couple-play, positions, toys, and safer sex, The Smart Girl´s Guide to the G-Spot will lead to thrilling new sensations and earth-shaking, bed-breaking, gale force climaxes. As with all her sex guides, Violet includes sections on further reading and recommended videos and DVDs, and practical information on toys and toy shopping. Any girl can unleash her own awesome orgasmic superpower with The Smart Girl´s Guide to the G-Spot. ungekürzt. Language: English. Narrator: Lucy Malone. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/001860de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.

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Stand: 12.04.2017
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Crete Marco Polo Guide
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Marco Polo Crete: the Travel Guide with Insider Tips. Experience all of Crete´s attractions with this up-to date and authoritative guide, complete with Insider Tips. You´ll discover hotels and restaurants, trendy places to go and the best nightlife. There are also tips for shopping and ideas for travel with kids, plus details of sports and other activities. Further sections include: Festivals & Events, Travel Tips, Greek phrase book, Links, Blogs, Apps & more, and Index. Useful too is the ´Perfect Route´ chapter, which outlines a journey around the island, and the handy folding pull-out map supplied in addition to the Road Atlas inside. Crete is a world unto itself. Greece´s largest island juts out of the sea like one massive mountain range, reaching heights of almost 2,500 m. Everyone can find what they are looking for here: sandy beaches as far as the eye can see, secluded coves, wild gorges, great beach bars and lots of culture - after all the island was home to the first advanced civilisation in Europe. With MARCO POLO Crete you can find out where you can go mountain biking, play golf, windsurf, dive, sail and ride.The Insider Tips reveal where you can find peace and quiet in a village free of cars and where to find natural cosmetics made from avocados. Panels in each chapter suggest things to do if you´re on a tight budget and where you might pick up some real bargains. The Best Of pages highlight what´s currently in vogue in Crete, recommend things to do for free, and have tips for rainy days and where you can relax and unwind. The Trips & Tours include a hike along the length of the spectacular Samaria Gorge and right across the island. Last but not least the Dos and Don´ts point out some of the things you need to be aware of and watch out for when visiting the island. MARCO POLO Crete provides comprehensive coverage of all parts of the island. To help you find your way around there´s the detailed Road Atlas, a useful map of Iraklio in the cover, plus the pull-out map.

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Stand: 27.10.2017
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Seven Wonders of the World: People & Places , H...
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Learn about the Seven Wonders of the World with iMinds insightful audio knowledge series.2,500 years ago, people began to talk about the wondrous structures they had seen in their travels around the Mediterranean. In 222 B.C., Philo of Byzantium wrote an essay called ´´On the Seven Wonders”. The historian Herodotus had made his list a few hundred years before. But it was Antipater of Sidon, a Greek poet, who brought the Seven Wonders to life in 120 B.C. Antipater lived during the Hellenistic age, when the culture of the ancient Greeks had spread throughout the Mediterranean. Seven was a mystical number to people of this era. And Antipater’s Seven Wonders soon became tourist shrines, much like the Statue of Liberty and Eiffel Tower are today. The various lists which survived mentioned other wonders. This created confusion around the sixteenth century when there was a renewed interest in the ancient world. While the writers of that time generally agreed on six of them, the seventh Wonder was in dispute. It was entirely by chance that the list was finalized in the middle of the sixteenth century. A Dutch artist, Maerten van Heemskerck, made a series of engravings depicting the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. As he had never visited these Wonders, he could only use his imagination to create the images but they remained the general opinion of what the Wonders looked like. This changed more recently, when modern science was able to shed further light on all seven. Perfect to listen to while commuting, exercising, shopping or cleaning the house.. iMinds brings knowledge to your MP3 with 8 minute information segments to whet your mental appetite and broaden your mind. iMinds offers 12 main categories; become a Generalist by increasing your knowledge of Business, Politics, People, History, Pop Culture, Mystery, Crime, Culture, Religion, Concepts, Science and Sport. Clean and concise, crisp and engaging, discover what you never knew you wer... ungekürzt. Language: English. Narrator: Luca James Lee. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/imnd/000001de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.

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Stand: 12.04.2017
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Mauritius Marco Polo Guide
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Experience all the island´s attractions with this up-to-date and authoritative guide, complete with ´Best Of´ recommendations. You´ll discover nice hotels and restaurants as well as night spots and other trendy places to go. There are also ideas for shopping and tips for those on a budget, plus suggestions for what to do with kids, and sports and activities. Further sections include: Festivals and Events, Travel Tips, Links, Blogs, Apps & more, French phrase book and index. Mark Twain once said that God created Mauritius first and then modelled Paradise on it. Whoever flies to Mauritius is looking for sun, sand and sea; what they will find is an absolutely magical place. With MARCO POLO Mauritius experience the jewel of the Indian Ocean up-close. This practical, pocket-sized guide takes you to numerous interesting places. Just an hour from the beach you will be in the rainforest, and it only takes a few minutes from the Tamil temple to the Christian shrine. Experience the bustle of Port Louis and discover the colourful villages nearby which seem to come from a different age. The MARCO POLO Insider Tips reveal where you can get miracle teas and why you should take part in the Diwali festival. The ´Best Of´ pages point out some experiences unique to Mauritius, recommend things to do for free, and have tips for rainy days and where you can relax and unwind. You will find out what´s trendy on the island, be it diving in a submarine or enjoying Reggae and Sega music. In the Excursions & Tours chapter you can discover the eastern part of the island or embark on a trip through all the climatic zones. Mauritius is a paradise for all kinds of sports! Whether golf, canyoning or hiking: hardly any sporting wish is left unfulfilled; the Sport & Activities chapter will give you some good tips. Finally the Dos & Don´ts highlight a few things you need to be aware of when visiting the island. MARCO POLO Mauritius provides comprehensive coverage of all parts of the island. To help you find your way around there are ´Where First´ panels in the text, a detailed Road Atlas, a useful map of Port Louis in the cover, plus a separate pull-out map.

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Stand: 08.11.2017
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Last Chance Café , Hörbuch, Digital, ungekürzt,...
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Margot detests shopping malls. Any distraction is welcome, and the woman who has chained herself to the escalator, shouting about the perils of consumerism, is certainly that. She recognises Dot immediately - from their campaigning days, and further back still, to when Margot married Laurence. Dot is in despair at the abandonment of the sisterhood, at the idea of pole dancing as empowerment and the sight of five-year-olds with false eyelashes and padded bras. She´s still a fierce campaigner, but she isn´t sure where to direct her rage.Meanwhile Margot holds a haunting resentment that her youthful ambitions have always been shelved to attend to the needs of others. And as the two women turn to the past for solutions for the future, Margot´s family is in crisis. Laurence travels in a bid to repress his grief, daughter Lexie loses her job after twenty years, and her younger sister Emma hides her pain with shopping binges. ungekürzt. Language: English. Narrator: Marie-Louise Walker. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/boli/001032de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.

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Stand: 23.06.2017
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Treatment Strategies for Substance Abuse and Pr...
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This distinctive and timely text examines the most prevalent substance and process addictions and focuses on current research and evidence-based treatment strategies. Major substance addictions discussed include alcohol, tobacco, marijuana, methamphetamines, and prescription drugs. Complete chapters are also devoted to the most frequently cited process addictions, making this text unique. Behavioral addictions covered in this text include pathological gambling, sex disorders, disordered eating, work, exercise, shopping, and Internet/gaming. Each chapter contains a listing of student learning outcomes, a case study with reflective questions, techniques for assessment and diagnosis, inpatient and outpatient treatment approaches, and resources for further study. With its emphasis on treatment strategies, this text can be used by practitioners as well as by professors in the classroom in introductory courses in addictions or in subsequent courses that focus on treatment strategies.

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Stand: 07.11.2017
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Treatment Strategies for Substance Abuse and Pr...
53,99 € *
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This distinctive and timely text examines the most prevalent substance and process addictions and focuses on current research and evidence-based treatment strategies. Major substance addictions discussed include alcohol, tobacco, marijuana, methamphetamines, and prescription drugs. Complete chapters are also devoted to the most frequently cited process addictions, making this text unique. Behavioral addictions covered in this text include pathological gambling, sex disorders, disordered eating, work, exercise, shopping, and Internet/gaming. Each chapter contains a listing of student learning outcomes, a case study with reflective questions, techniques for assessment and diagnosis, inpatient and outpatient treatment approaches, and resources for further study. With its emphasis on treatment strategies, this text can be used by practitioners as well as by professors in the classroom in introductory courses in addictions or in subsequent courses that focus on treatment strategies.

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Stand: 07.11.2017
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