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  • Margin of Trust

    Margin of Trust
    av Lawrence Cunningham

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231193900

    Warren Buffett and his company, Berkshire Hathaway, are legendary for their distinctive investing approach. Yet many equally unconventional but less well known aspects of Berkshire's managerial practices and organizational structure are rich with le…

  • Why Civil Resistance Works

    Why Civil Resistance Works
    av Erica Chenoweth

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231156837

    For more than a century, from 1900 to 2006, campaigns of nonviolent resistance were more than twice as effective as their violent counterparts in achieving their stated goals. By attracting impressive support from citizens, whose activism takes the…

  • Why Civil Resistance Works

    Why Civil Resistance Works
    av Erica Chenoweth, Maria J. Stephan, Erica Chenoweth

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231156820

    For more than a century, from 1900 to 2006, campaigns of nonviolent resistance were more than twice as effective as their violent counterparts in achieving their stated goals. By attracting impressive support from citizens, whose activism takes the…

  • Chaos, Territory, Art

    Chaos, Territory, Art
    av Elizabeth Grosz

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231145190

    Instead of treating art as a unique creation that requires reason and refined taste to appreciate, Elizabeth Grosz argues that art-especially architecture, music, and painting-is born from the disruptive forces of sexual selection. She approaches ar…

  • Chaos, Territory, Art

    Chaos, Territory, Art
    av Elizabeth Grosz

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231145183

    Instead of treating art as a unique creation that requires reason and refined taste to appreciate, Elizabeth Grosz argues that art-especially architecture, music, and painting-is born from the disruptive forces of sexual selection. She approaches ar…

  • Life Itself

    Life Itself
    av Robert Rosen

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231075657

    Why are living things alive? As a theoretical biologist, Robert Rosen saw this as the most fundamental of all questions-and yet it had never been answered satisfactorily by science. The answers to this question would allow humanity to make an enormo…

  • Life Itself

    Life Itself
    av Robert Rosen

    Inbunden - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231075640

    Why are living things alive? As a theoretical biologist, Robert Rosen saw this as the most fundamental of all questions-and yet it had never been answered satisfactorily by science. The answers to this question would allow humanity to make an enormo…

  • Molecular Gastronomy: Exploring the Science of Flavor

    Molecular Gastronomy: Exploring the Science of Flavor
    av Hervé This

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231133128

    Herve This (pronounced "Teess") is an internationally renowned chemist, a popular French television personality, a bestselling cookbook author, a longtime collaborator with the famed French chef Pierre Gagnaire, and the only person to hold a doctora…

  • The Ages of Globalization: Geography, Technology, and Institutions

    The Ages of Globalization: Geography, Technology, and Institutions
    av Jeffrey D. Sachs

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231193740

    Today's most urgent problems are fundamentally global. They require nothing less than concerted, planetwide action if we are to secure a long-term future. But humanity's story has always been on a global scale. In this book, Jeffrey D. Sachs, renown…

  • Audio-Vision:  Sound on Screen

    Audio-Vision: Sound on Screen
    av Michel Chion

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231185899

    Michel Chion's landmark Audio-Vision has exerted significant influence on our understanding of sound-image relations since its original publication in 1994. Chion argues that sound film qualitatively produces a new form of perception. Sound in audio…

  • Zhuangzi: Basic Writings

    Zhuangzi: Basic Writings
    av Zhuangzi

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231129596

    Only by inhabiting Dao (the Way of Nature) and dwelling in its unity can humankind achieve true happiness and freedom, in both life and death. This is Daoist philosophy's central tenet, espoused by the person-or group of people-known as Zhuangzi (36…

  • "Do You Have a Band?"

    "Do You Have a Band?"
    av Daniel Kane

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231162975

    During the late 1960s, throughout the 1970s, and into the 1980s, New York City poets and musicians played together, published each other, and inspired one another to create groundbreaking art. In "Do You Have a Band?", Daniel Kane reads deeply acros…

  • The Feminist Care Tradition in Animal Ethics

    The Feminist Care Tradition in Animal Ethics

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231140393

    In Beyond Animal Rights, Josephine Donovan and Carol J. Adams introduced feminist "ethic of care" theory into philosophical discussions of the treatment of animals. In this new volume, seven essays from Beyond Animal Rights are joined by nine new ar…

  • Other Moons

    Other Moons

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231196093

    In this anthology, Vietnamese writers describe their experience of what they call the American War and its lasting legacy through the lens of their own vital artistic visions. A North Vietnamese soldier forms a bond with an abandoned puppy. Cousins…

  • The Classic of Changes

    The Classic of Changes

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231082952

    Used in China as a book of divination and source of wisdom for more than three thousand years, the I Ching has been taken up by millions of English-language speakers in the nineteenth century. The first translation ever to appear in English that inc…

  • The Shadow of the Object

    The Shadow of the Object
    av Christopher Bollas

    Pocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231185073

    During our formative years, we are continually "impressed" by the object world. Most of this experience will never be consciously thought, but it resides within us as assumed knowledge. In this influential work, Christopher Bollas terms this "the un…

  • Nonbinary

    Nonbinary

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231185332

    What happens when your gender doesn't fit neatly into the categories of male or female? Even mundane interactions like filling out a form or using a public bathroom can be a struggle when these designations prove inadequate. In this groundbreaking b…

  • Risk, Choice, and Uncertainty: Three Centuries of Economic Decision-Making

    Risk, Choice, and Uncertainty: Three Centuries of Economic Decision-Making
    av George G. Szpiro

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231194747

    At its core, economics is about making decisions. In the history of economic thought, great intellectual prowess has been exerted toward devising exquisite theories of optimal decision making in situations of constraint, risk, and scarcity. Yet not…

  • Black Sun

    Black Sun
    av Julia Kristeva

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231067072

    In Black Sun, Julia Kristeva addresses the subject of melancholia, examining this phenomenon in the context of art, literature, philosophy, the history of religion and culture, as well as psychoanalysis. She describes the depressive as one who perce…

  • Film Studies, Second Edition: An Introduction

    Film Studies, Second Edition: An Introduction
    av Ed Sikov

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231195928

    Film Studies is a concise and indispensable introduction to the formal study of cinema. Ed Sikov offers a step-by-step curriculum for the appreciation of all types of narrative cinema, detailing the essential elements of film form and systematically…

  • Album: Unpublished Correspondence and Texts

    Album: Unpublished Correspondence and Texts
    av Roland Barthes

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231179867

    Album provides an unparalleled look into Roland Barthes's life of letters. It presents a selection of correspondence, from his adolescence in the 1930s through the height of his career and up to the last years of his life, covering such topics as fr…

  • The End of the West and Other Cautionary Tales

    The End of the West and Other Cautionary Tales
    av Sean Meighoo

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231176736

    Most historical accounts of "the West" take it for granted that the guiding principles of the Western tradition-reason, progress, and freedom-have been passed down directly from ancient Greece to modern Europe, evolving in isolation from all non-Wes…

  • Radiation Nation

    Radiation Nation
    av Natasha Zaretsky

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231179812

    On March 28, 1979, the worst nuclear reactor accident in U.S. history occurred at the Three Mile Island power plant in Central Pennsylvania. Radiation Nation tells the story of what happened that day and in the months and years that followed, as loc…

  • The Call of Character: Living a Life Worth Living

    The Call of Character: Living a Life Worth Living
    av Mari Ruti

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231164085

    Should we feel inadequate when we fail to be healthy, balanced, and well-adjusted? Is it realistic or even desirable to strive for such an existential equilibrium? Condemning our current cultural obsession with cheerfulness and "positive thinking,"…

  • Critique, Norm, and Utopia

    Critique, Norm, and Utopia
    av Seyla Benhabib

    Häftad - 1987 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231061650

    Displaying an impressive command of complex materials, Seyla Benhabib reconstructs the history of theories from a systematic point of view and examines the origins and transformations of the concept of critique from the works of Hegel to Habermas. T…

  • Reductionism in Art and Brain Science

    Reductionism in Art and Brain Science
    av Eric Kandel

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231179638

    Are art and science separated by an unbridgeable divide? Can they find common ground? In this new book, neuroscientist Eric R. Kandel, whose remarkable scientific career and deep interest in art give him a unique perspective, demonstrates how scienc…

  • Dangerous Trade

    Dangerous Trade
    av Jennifer Erickson

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231170970

    The United Nations's groundbreaking Arms Trade Treaty (ATT), which went into effect in 2014, sets legally binding standards to regulate global arms exports and reflects the growing concerns toward the significant role that small and major convention…

  • The Gnostic New Age: How a Countercultural Spirituality Revolutionized Religion from Antiquity to Today

    The Gnostic New Age: How a Countercultural Spirituality Revolutionized Religion from Antiquity to Today
    av April Deconick

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231170765

    Gnosticism is a countercultural spirituality that forever changed the practice of Christianity. Before it emerged in the second century, passage to the afterlife required obedience to God and king. Gnosticism proposed that human beings were manifest…

  • Friend

    Friend
    av Nam-nyong Paek

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231195614

    Paek Nam-nyong's Friend is a tale of marital intrigue, abuse, and divorce in North Korea. A woman in her thirties comes to a courthouse petitioning for a divorce. As the judge who hears her statement begins to investigate the case, the story unfolds…

  • The Generation of Postmemory

    The Generation of Postmemory
    av Marianne Hirsch

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231156530

    Can we remember other people's memories? The Generation of Postmemory argues we can: that memories of traumatic events live on to mark the lives of those who were not there to experience them. Children of survivors and their contemporaries inherit c…

  • The Generation of Postmemory

    The Generation of Postmemory
    av Marianne Hirsch

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231156523

    Can we remember other people's memories? The Generation of Postmemory argues we can: that memories of traumatic events live on to mark the lives of those who were not there to experience them. Children of survivors and their contemporaries inherit c…

  • The Return of Bipolarity in World Politics: China, the United States, and Geostructural Realism

    The Return of Bipolarity in World Politics: China, the United States, and Geostructural Realism
    av Øystein Tunsjø

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231176545

    Since the collapse of the Soviet Union, the international system has been unipolar, centered on the United States. But the rise of China foreshadows a change in the distribution of power. Oystein Tunsjo shows that the international system is moving…

  • Mag Men: Fifty Years of Making Magazines

    Mag Men: Fifty Years of Making Magazines
    av Walter Bernard, Milton Glaser

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231191807

    For more than fifty years, Walter Bernard and Milton Glaser have revolutionized the look of magazine journalism. In Mag Men, Bernard and Glaser recount their storied careers, offering insiders' perspective on some of the most iconic design work of t…

  • Flaming Creatures

    Flaming Creatures
    av Constantine Verevis

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231191470

    Banned soon after its first midnight screenings, the prints seized and the organizers arrested, Jack Smith's incendiary Flaming Creatures (1963) quickly became a cause celebre of the New York underground. Championed and defended by Jonas Mekas and S…

  • Masculinity Studies and Feminist Theory

    Masculinity Studies and Feminist Theory

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231122795

    Why is there so much talk of a "crisis" of masculinity? How have ideas of manhood been transformed by feminism? Does feminism hold the key to the development of more egalitarian forms of masculinity? Masculinity Studies and Feminist Theory addresses…

  • Transitional Subjects

    Transitional Subjects

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231183192

    Critical social theory has long been marked by a deep, creative, and productive relationship with psychoanalysis. Whereas Freud and Fromm were important cornerstones for the early Frankfurt School, recent thinkers have drawn on the object-relations…

  • Describing Species

    Describing Species
    av Judith Winston

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231068253

    New species are discovered every day-and cataloguing all of them has grown into a nearly insurmountable task worldwide. Now, this definitive reference manual acts as a style guide for writing and filing species descriptions. New collecting technique…

  • Alexander Hamilton on Finance, Credit, and Debt

    Alexander Hamilton on Finance, Credit, and Debt
    av David Cowen

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231184571

    While serving as the first Treasury Secretary from 1789 to 1795, Alexander Hamilton engineered a financial revolution. Hamilton established the Treasury debt market, the dollar, and a central bank, while strategically prompting private entrepreneurs…

  • Gender in International Relations

    Gender in International Relations
    av J. Ann Tickner

    Häftad - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231075398

    This is a book on the role of gender in international relations.

  • What's the Use of Truth?

    What's the Use of Truth?
    av Richard Rorty

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231140157

    What is truth? What value should we see in or attribute to it? The war over the meaning and utility of truth is at the center of contemporary philosophical debate, and its arguments have rocked the foundations of philosophical practice. In this book…

  • What's the Use of Truth?

    What's the Use of Truth?
    av Richard Rorty, Pascal Engel, Patrick Savidan

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231140140

    What is truth? What value should we see in or attribute to it? The war over the meaning and utility of truth is at the center of contemporary philosophical debate, and its arguments have rocked the foundations of philosophical practice. In this book…

  • Away from Chaos: The Middle East and the Challenge to the West

    Away from Chaos: The Middle East and the Challenge to the West
    av Gilles Kepel

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231197021

    The Middle East is one of the world's most volatile regions. In recent years, from the optimism and then crushing disappointment of the Arab uprisings through the rise and fall of the Islamic State, it has presented key international security challe…

  • Wisdom as a Way of Life

    Wisdom as a Way of Life
    av Steven Collins

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231197212

    This wide-ranging and powerful book argues that Theravada Buddhism provides ways of thinking about the self that can reinvigorate the humanities and offer broader insights into how to learn and how to act. Steven Collins argues that Buddhist philoso…

  • Sachiko

    Sachiko

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231197311

    In novels such as Silence, Endo Shusaku examined the persecution of Japanese Christians in different historical eras. Sachiko, set in Nagasaki in the painful years between 1930 and 1945, is the story of two young people trying to find love during ye…

  • Your Sons Are at Your Service

    Your Sons Are at Your Service
    av Aaron Y. Zelin

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231193771

    Tunisia became one of the largest sources of foreign fighters for the Islamic State-even though the country stands out as a democratic bright spot of the Arab uprisings and despite the fact that it had very little history of terrorist violence withi…

  • Troublesome Science: The Misuse of Genetics and Genomics in Understanding Race

    Troublesome Science: The Misuse of Genetics and Genomics in Understanding Race
    av Rob DeSalle, Ian Tattersall

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231185721

    It is well established that all humans today, wherever they live, belong to one single species. Yet even many people who claim to abhor racism take for granted that human "races" have a biological reality. In Troublesome Science, Rob DeSalle and Ian…

  • What Is Philosophy?

    What Is Philosophy?
    av Gilles Deleuze

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231079891

    Called by many France's foremost philosopher, Gilles Deleuze is one of the leading thinkers in the Western World. His acclaimed works and celebrated collaborations with Felix Guattari have established him as a seminal figure in the fields of literar…

  • The Autobiography of Yukichi Fukuzawa

    The Autobiography of Yukichi Fukuzawa
    av Yukichi Fukuzawa

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231139878

    Yukichi Fukuzawa (1835-1901) was a leading figure in the cultural revolution that transformed Japan from an isolated feudal nation into a full-fledged player in the modern world. He translated a wide range of Western works and adapted them to Japane…

  • Sources of Chinese Tradition

    Sources of Chinese Tradition

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231109390

    A collection of seminal primary readings on the social, intellectual, and religious traditions of China, Sources of Chinese Tradition, Volume 1 has been widely used and praised for almost forty years as an authoritative resource for scholars and stu…

  • Sources of Chinese Tradition

    Sources of Chinese Tradition
    av William Theodore De Bary, Irene Bloom, Wing-Tsit Chan

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231109383

    A collection of seminal primary readings on the social, intellectual, and religious traditions of China, Sources of Chinese Tradition, Volume 1 has been widely used and praised for almost forty years as an authoritative resource for scholars and stu…

  • How to Live Together

    How to Live Together
    av Roland Barthes

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231136174

    In The Preparation of the Novel, a collection of lectures delivered at a defining moment in Roland Barthes's career (and completed just weeks before his death), the critic spoke of his struggle to discover a different way of writing and a new approa…

  • How to Live Together

    How to Live Together
    av Roland Barthes, Kate Briggs, Claude Coste

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231136167

    In The Preparation of the Novel, a collection of lectures delivered at a defining moment in Roland Barthes's career (and completed just weeks before his death), the critic spoke of his struggle to discover a different way of writing and a new approa…

  • Colonialism and Gender Relations from Mary Wollstonecraft to Jamaica Kincaid

    Colonialism and Gender Relations from Mary Wollstonecraft to Jamaica Kincaid
    av Moira Ferguson

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231082235

    Against the historical background of slavery and colonialism, this study investigates how white and Afro-Caribbean women writers have responded to feminist, abolitionist and post-emancipationist issues. It aims to reveal a relationship between colon…

  • Capitalism and Desire: The Psychic Cost of Free Markets

    Capitalism and Desire: The Psychic Cost of Free Markets
    av Todd McGowan

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231178723

    Despite creating vast inequalities and propping up reactionary world regimes, capitalism has many passionate defenders-but not because of what it withholds from some and gives to others. Capitalism dominates, Todd McGowan argues, because it mimics t…

  • German, Jew, Muslim, Gay

    German, Jew, Muslim, Gay
    av Marc David Baer

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231196710

    Hugo Marcus (1880-1966) was a man of many names and many identities. Born a German Jew, he converted to Islam and took the name Hamid, becoming one of the most prominent Muslims in Germany prior to World War II. He was renamed Israel by the Nazis an…

  • Neuroenology: How the Brain Creates the Taste of Wine

    Neuroenology: How the Brain Creates the Taste of Wine
    av Gordon Shepherd

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231177009

    In his new book, Gordon M. Shepherd expands on the startling discovery that the brain creates the taste of wine. This approach to understanding wine's sensory experience draws on findings in neuroscience, biomechanics, human physiology, and traditio…

  • Duchamp Is My Lawyer

    Duchamp Is My Lawyer
    av Kenneth Goldsmith

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231186957

    In 1996, during the relatively early days of the web, Kenneth Goldsmith created UbuWeb to post hard-to-find works of concrete poetry. What started out as a site to share works from a relatively obscure literary movement grew into an essential archiv…