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Cruising the dead river David Wojnarowicz and New York's ruined waterfront Fiona Anderson

Author:
Anderson, Fiona 1985-  Search this
Artist:
Wojnarowicz, David  Search this
Physical description:
195 pages illustrations, portraits 24 cm
Type:
Books
In art
Art criticism
Biographies
Place:
New York (State)
New York
New York (N.Y.)
Date:
2019
Topic:
Cruising (Sexual behavior)  Search this
Sexual minority community  Search this
Waterfronts--Social aspects  Search this
Ruins in art  Search this
Waterfronts in art  Search this
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1115025

Using visual evidence / edited by Richard Howells and Robert W. Matson

Author:
Howells, Richard Dr  Search this
Matson, Robert W (Robert William) 1947-  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 201 p. : ill ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2009
Topic:
Visual communication--Social aspects  Search this
Visual literacy  Search this
Visual learning  Search this
Art and society  Search this
Mass media criticism  Search this
Media literacy  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_949011

Studies in visual communication

Author:
Society for the Anthropology of Visual Communication  Search this
Physical description:
v. ill. 28 cm
Type:
Periodicals
Date:
1980
Topic:
Visual perception--Social aspects--Periodicals  Search this
Communication--Social aspects  Search this
Anthropology--Audio-visual aids--Periodicals  Search this
Communication  Search this
Communication in art--Social aspects--Periodicals  Search this
Arts  Search this
Anthropology--Methodology  Search this
Call number:
AP1 .S938
GN1 .S933
AP1.S938
GN1.S933
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_133796

American passage : the communications frontier in early New England / Katherine Grandjean

Author:
Grandjean, Katherine 1977-  Search this
Physical description:
312 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
New England
Date:
2015
17th century
Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775
To 1775
Topic:
Communication--Social aspects--History  Search this
Social networks--History  Search this
Information behavior--History  Search this
Frontier and pioneer life  Search this
History  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Social conditions  Search this
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1055920

Water histories of South Asia : the materiality of liquescence / edited by Sugata Ray and Venugopal Maddipati

Editor:
Ray, Sugata  Search this
Venugopal, Maddipati  Search this
Physical description:
xv, 315 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (black and white, and colour) ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
South Asia
Date:
2019
Topic:
Water and civilization--History  Search this
Water--Social aspects--History  Search this
Bodies of water--Social aspects--History  Search this
Material culture--History  Search this
Visual communication--Social aspects--History  Search this
Water in art--History  Search this
Art, South Asian--History  Search this
Architecture--History  Search this
Civilization  Search this
Environmental conditions  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1110565

Stony the road : Reconstruction, white supremacy, and the rise of Jim Crow / Henry Louis Gates, Jr

Title:
Reconstruction, white supremacy, and the rise of Jim Crow
Author:
Gates, Henry Louis Jr.  Search this
Physical description:
xxii, 296 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
United States
Date:
2019
1863-1877
1877-1964
19th century
20th century
Topic:
African Americans--Segregation--History  Search this
Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)  Search this
African Americans--History  Search this
White supremacy movements--History  Search this
Racism in popular culture--History  Search this
Visual communication--Social aspects--History  Search this
Race relations  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1104620

Communication, technology and society / Lelia Green

Author:
Green, Lelia 1956-  Search this
Physical description:
xxxiv, 254 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2002
Topic:
Technology--Social aspects  Search this
Communication--Social aspects  Search this
Mass media--Social aspects  Search this
Communication and technology  Search this
Communication and culture  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1101428

Electrified voices : how the telephone, phonograph, and radio shaped modern Japan, 1868-1945 / Kerim Yasar

Author:
Yasar, Kerim  Search this
Physical description:
xv, 277 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
Japan
Date:
2018
1868-1945
1868-
Topic:
Communication--Social aspects--History  Search this
Sound recordings--Social aspects--History  Search this
Mass media and culture--History  Search this
Nationalism--History  Search this
Civilization  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1101823

Boundary objects and beyond : working with Leigh Star / edited by Geoffrey C. Bowker, Stefan Timmermans, Adele E. Clarke, and Ellen Balka

Editor:
Bowker, Geoffrey C.  Search this
Timmermans, Stefan 1968-  Search this
Clarke, Adele E.  Search this
Balka, Ellen  Search this
Physical description:
ix, 548 pages ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2015
Topic:
Knowledge, Sociology of  Search this
Social ecology  Search this
Communication--Social aspects  Search this
Information technology--Social aspects  Search this
Cognition  Search this
Interdisciplinary research  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1091876

Postal culture in Europe, 1500-1800 / Jay Caplan

Author:
Caplan, Jay  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 210 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
Europe
Date:
2016
18th century
Topic:
Postal service--History  Search this
Written communication--History  Search this
Communication--Social aspects  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1094357

The Emoji code : the linguistics behind smiley faces and scaredy cats / Professor Vyvyan Evans

Author:
Evans, Vyvyan  Search this
Physical description:
256 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 21 cm
Type:
Humor
Date:
2017
Topic:
Emoticons  Search this
Emoticons--Social aspects  Search this
Expression  Search this
Picture-writing  Search this
Nonverbal communication--Social aspects  Search this
Social media  Search this
Symbolism in communication  Search this
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1084559

Spreading the word : a history of information in the California gold rush / Richard T. Stillson

Author:
Stillson, Richard T (Richard Thomas)  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 274 p., [10] p. of plates : ill., maps, facsims. ; 24 cm
Type:
Bibliography
Guidebooks
Maps
Place:
California
United States
Date:
2006
C2006
19th century
Topic:
Communication--Social aspects--History  Search this
Mass media--History  Search this
Publishers' catalogs  Search this
Gold discoveries  Search this
Information resources  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_824341

More than words : readings in transport, communication and the history of postal communication / edited by John Willis

Title:
Readings in transport, communication and the history of postal communication
Author:
Willis, John 1954-  Search this
Canadian Museum of Civilization  Search this
Canadian Postal Museum  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 369 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Canada
United States
Date:
2007
C2007
Topic:
Postal service--History  Search this
Letter writing--History  Search this
Communication and traffic--History  Search this
Written communication--Social aspects--Canada  Search this
Letter writing  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_836692

Scrolling forward : making sense of documents in the digital age / by David M. Levy

Author:
Levy, David M  Search this
Physical description:
xxvi, 212 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2001
Topic:
Written communication--Social aspects  Search this
Communication and technology  Search this
Digital communications--Social aspects  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_701738

The cultures of computing / edited by Susan Leigh Star

Author:
Star, Susan Leigh 1954-  Search this
Physical description:
282 p. : ill. ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1995
Topic:
Communication--Social aspects  Search this
Electronic mail systems--Social aspects  Search this
Computer networks--Social aspects  Search this
Communication--Aspect social  Search this
Courrier électronique--Aspect social  Search this
Ordinateurs, Réseaux d'--Aspect social  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_720485

The American communication journal [electronic resource] : ACJ

Title:
ACJ
Author:
American Communication Association  Search this
Appalachian State University  Search this
Type:
Electronic resources
Periodicals
Online resources
Date:
1997
1997-
Topic:
Communication  Search this
Communication and culture  Search this
Communication--Social aspects  Search this
Information technology--Social aspects  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_739623

The arts complex as a communicative system in an oral society

Author:
Vidal, Tunji  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Africa
Date:
1978
Topic:
Communication and culture  Search this
Nonverbal communication  Search this
Arts, African--Social aspects  Search this
Call number:
NX589.6.N5 S46 1978
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_758451

Textile arts and communication

Author:
Aronson, Lisa  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Africa
Date:
2004
Topic:
Textile fabrics, African--Social aspects  Search this
Nonverbal communication  Search this
Commemorative cloth  Search this
Call number:
GR350 .A33 2004
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_762689

Cinema and social discourse in Cameroon / edited and with an introduction by Alexie Tcheuyap ; [Gilbert Doho ... et al.]

Author:
Tcheuyap, Alexie  Search this
Doho, Gilbert  Search this
Physical description:
ix, 342 p. : ill. ; 21 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Cameroon
Date:
2005
Topic:
Motion pictures  Search this
Communication--Social aspects  Search this
Communication and culture  Search this
Call number:
PN1995 .C4864 2005
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_773289

Northern exposures : photographing and filming the Canadian north, 1920-45 / Peter Geller

Author:
Geller, Peter G (Peter Geoffrey) 1963-  Search this
Physical description:
xviii, 258 p., [1] p.of plates: ill., ports. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Canada
Canada, Northern
Date:
2004
C2004
20th century
Topic:
Inuit--Pictorial works--History  Search this
Inuit in motion pictures--History  Search this
Visual communication--Social aspects--History  Search this
Documentary photography--History  Search this
Photography--History  Search this
Motion pictures--History  Search this
Pictorial works  Search this
History  Search this
In motion pictures  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_775006

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