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Today, the publishing business is in turmoil for 500 years, the methods and practices of book publishing remained largely unchanged, but today the industry finds itself faced with the greatest. A bookstore owner's perspective on e-books and the future of bookstores - phyllis lamken, gem state writers, may 13, 2011 bookstore sales are down former giants in the industry, barnes and noble and borders are facing tough economic decisions. Lauded by major contemporary artists and philosophers, jacques rancière's work returns politics to its central place in understanding art in the future of the image,jacques rancière develops a fascinating new concept of the image incontemporary art, showing how art and politics have always beenintrinsically intertwined.
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