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Creativity, Competition, and the Global Business of Video Games
Joost van Dreunen
One Up offers a pioneering empirical analysis of innovation and strategy in the video game industry to explain how it has evolved from a fringe activity to become a mainstream form of entertainment.
A Philosophy of Display and Prestige
Translated by Zakiya Hanafi.
In this strikingly original book, Barbara Carnevali offers a philosophical examination of the roles that appearances play in social life.
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What the Dreams of Children Mean for Twenty-First-Century America
Foreword by Jane Pauley
In this memoir, Redlener draws on poignant personal experiences to investigate the nation’s healthcare safety net and special programs that are designed to protect and nurture our most vulnerable kids, but that too often fail to do so.
Trump, the Klan, and the Mainstreaming of Resentment
Rory McVeigh and Kevin Estep
In The Politics of Losing, Rory McVeigh and Kevin Estep trace the parallels between the 1920s Klan and today’s right-wing backlash, identifying the conditions that allow white nationalism to emerge from the shadows.