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  • The Films of Costa-Gavras

    The Films of Costa-Gavras

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526146922

    Costa-Gavras is a seminal figure in French and international cinema. A master of the political thriller, he explores historical events through individual human stories, thereby involving his audience in past and contemporary traumas, from the horror…

  • New York Hustlers

    New York Hustlers
    av Barry Reay

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719080081

    This important new book, which focuses on the 1940s, 1950s and 1960s, but which looks back to the earlier decades of the century and has a conclusion dealing with the 1970s to 1990s, maps the world of those known as 'trade' - ostensibly straight men…

  • New York Hustlers

    New York Hustlers
    av Barry Reay

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719080074

    This important new book, which focuses on the 1940s, 1950s and 1960s, but which looks back to the earlier decades of the century and has a conclusion dealing with the 1970s to 1990s, maps the world of those known as 'trade' - ostensibly straight men…

  • Materials and Medicine

    Materials and Medicine
    av Pratik Chakrabarti

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719096549

    Medicine was transformed in the eighteenth century. Aligning the trajectories of intellectual and material wealth, this book uncovers how medicine acquired a new materialism as well as new materials in the context of global commerce and warfare. Bri…

  • Materials and Medicine

    Materials and Medicine
    av Pratik Chakrabarti

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719083129

    Medicine was transformed in the eighteenth century. Aligning the trajectories of intellectual and material wealth, this book uncovers how medicine acquired a new materialism as well as new materials in the context of global commerce and warfare. Bri…

  • The European Union After Brexit

    The European Union After Brexit

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526133656

    The European Union after Brexit addresses the forces and mechanisms at work during an unprecedented transformation of the European polity. How will the EU operate without one of its key diplomatic and international military partners? What will happe…

  • Otherwise

    Otherwise

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719096426

    Otherwise: Imagining queer feminist art histories is the first publication to address queer feminist politics, methods and theories in relation to the visual arts, including new media, installation and performance art. Despite the crucial contributi…

  • Otherwise

    Otherwise

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719096419

    Otherwise: Imagining queer feminist art histories is the first publication to address queer feminist politics, methods and theories in relation to the visual arts, including new media, installation and performance art. Despite the crucial contributi…

  • Noble Society

    Noble Society

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719091032

    This book provides scholars and students alike with a set of texts that can deepen their understanding of the culture and society of the twelfth-century German kingdom. The sources translated here bring to life the activities of five noblemen and no…

  • Noble Society

    Noble Society

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719091025

    This book provides scholars and students alike with a set of texts that can deepen their understanding of the culture and society of the twelfth-century German kingdom. The sources translated here bring to life the activities of five noblemen and no…

  • Emotional Monasticism

    Emotional Monasticism
    av Lauren Mancia

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526140203

    Medievalists have long taught that highly emotional Christian devotion, often called 'affective piety', appeared in Europe after the twelfth century and was primarily practiced by communities of mendicants, lay people and women. Emotional monasticis…

  • Progress and Pathology

    Progress and Pathology

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526133687

    This collaborative volume explores changing perceptions of health and disease in the context of the burgeoning global modernities of the nineteenth century. With case studies from Britain, America, France, Germany, Finland, Bengal, China and the Sou…

  • Secularism, Islam and Public Intellectuals in Contemporary France

    Secularism, Islam and Public Intellectuals in Contemporary France
    av Nadia Kiwan

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784994129

    Islam in France is often regarded as a political 'issue' and much of the scholarly and public debates about Islam in contemporary France over the last three decades have concentrated on the supposedly 'antagonistic' relationship between France, Isla…

  • Balancing the Self

    Balancing the Self

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526132130

    Many health, environmental, and social challenges across the globe - from diabetes to climate change - are regularly discussed in terms of imbalances in biological, ecological, and social systems. Yet, as contributions to this collection demonstrate…

  • The Changing Spaces of Television Acting

    The Changing Spaces of Television Acting
    av Richard Hewett

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526148636

    This book provides a historical overview and then-and-now comparison of performing for British television drama. By examining changing acting styles from distinct eras of television production - studio realism and location realism - it makes a uniqu…

  • The Changing Spaces of Television Acting

    The Changing Spaces of Television Acting
    av Richard Hewett

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784992989

    This book provides a historical overview and then-and-now comparison of performing for British television drama. By examining changing acting styles from distinct eras of television production - studio realism and location realism - it makes a uniqu…

  • Mummies, Magic and Medicine in Ancient Egypt

    Mummies, Magic and Medicine in Ancient Egypt

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784992446

    This volume, published in honour of Egyptologist Professor Rosalie David OBE, presents the latest research on three of the most important aspects of ancient Egyptian civilisation: mummies, magic and medical practice. Drawing on recent archaeological…

  • Mummies, Magic and Medicine in Ancient Egypt

    Mummies, Magic and Medicine in Ancient Egypt

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784992439

    This volume, published in honour of Egyptologist Professor Rosalie David OBE, presents the latest research on three of the most important aspects of ancient Egyptian civilisation: mummies, magic and medical practice. Drawing on recent archaeological…

  • The Reimagined Party

    The Reimagined Party
    av Katharine Dommett

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526147523

    Political parties are an established feature of contemporary democratic politics. For decades, parties have organised government, competed in elections and influenced the way society is run. Yet despite their importance, the status of political part…

  • The Reimagined Party

    The Reimagined Party
    av Katharine Dommett

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526147516

    Political parties are an established feature of contemporary democratic politics. For decades, parties have organised government, competed in elections and influenced the way society is run. Yet despite their importance, the status of politicalpart…

  • Victorian Touring Actresses

    Victorian Touring Actresses
    av Janice Norwood

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526133328

    Victorian touring actresses brings new attention to women's experience of working in nineteenth-century theatre by focusing on a diverse group of largely forgotten 'mid-tier' performers, rather than the usual celebrity figures. It examines how actre…

  • Indo-Pacific Empire

    Indo-Pacific Empire
    av Rory Medcalf

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526150783

    The definitive guide to the world's most contested region.The Indo-Pacific is both a place and an idea. It is the region central to global prosperity and security. It is also a metaphor for collective action. If diplomacy fails, it will be the theat…

  • Ripped, Torn and Cut

    Ripped, Torn and Cut

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526139078

    Ripped, torn and cut offers a collection of original essays exploring the motivations behind - and the politics within - the multitude of fanzines that emerged in the wake of British punk from 1976. Sniffin' Glue (1976-77), Mark Perry's iconic punk…

  • Ripped, Torn and Cut

    Ripped, Torn and Cut

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526120595

    Ripped, torn and cut offers a collection of original essays exploring the motivations behind - and the politics within - the multitude of fanzines that emerged in the wake of British punk from 1976. Sniffin' Glue (1976-77), Mark Perry's iconic punk…

  • Humanitarian Aid, Genocide and Mass Killings

    Humanitarian Aid, Genocide and Mass Killings
    av Jean-Herve Bradol

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526115515

    Throughout the 1990s, Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) was forced to face the challenges posed by the genocide of Rwandan Tutsis and a succession of outbreaks of political violence in Rwanda and its neighbouring countries. Humanitarian workers were co…

  • Humanitarian Aid, Genocide and Mass Killings

    Humanitarian Aid, Genocide and Mass Killings
    av Jean-Herve Bradol

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784993054

    Throughout the 1990s, Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) was forced to face the challenges posed by the genocide of Rwandan Tutsis and a succession of outbreaks of political violence in Rwanda and its neighbouring countries. Humanitarian workers were co…

  • Performance Art in Eastern Europe Since 1960

    Performance Art in Eastern Europe Since 1960
    av Amy Bryzgel

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784994228

    This volume presents the first comprehensive academic study of the history and development of performance art in the former communist countries of Central, Eastern and South Eastern Europe since the 1960s. Covering 21 countries and more than 250 art…

  • Performance Art in Eastern Europe Since 1960

    Performance Art in Eastern Europe Since 1960
    av Amy Bryzgel

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784994211

    This volume presents the first comprehensive academic study of the history and development of performance art in the former communist countries of Central, Eastern and South Eastern Europe since the 1960s. Covering 21 countries and more than 250 art…

  • Love is the Drug

    Love is the Drug
    av Brian D. Earp

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526145413

    What if there were a pill for love? Or an anti-love drug, designed to help us break up?This controversial and timely new book argues that recent medical advances have brought chemical control of our romantic lives well within our grasp. Substances a…

  • The Military Leadership of Matilda of Canossa, 1046-1115

    The Military Leadership of Matilda of Canossa, 1046-1115
    av David Hay

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719073595

    This is the first account in English of the entire, forty year military career of one of the most powerful women of the Middle Ages. Challenging the boundaries between military and gender history, it explains how one famous noblewoman rose to the de…

  • Television Mockumentary

    Television Mockumentary
    av Craig Hight

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719073175

    Mockumentary is now an established part of the spectrum of television styles, with both deep roots in television history and a key part of innovations in the sitcom genre since the 1990s. Tracing the development of mockumentary series within the bro…

  • Television Mockumentary

    Television Mockumentary
    av Craig Hight

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719073168

    Mockumentary is now an established part of the spectrum of television styles, with both deep roots in television history and a key part of innovations in the sitcom genre since the 1990s. Tracing the development of mockumentary series within the bro…

  • The Business of Everyday Life

    The Business of Everyday Life
    av Beverly Lemire

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719072239

    From 1600 to 1900 a growing consumerism fired the English economy, shaping the priorities of individuals, and determining the allocation of resources within families. Everyday business might mean making a trip to the pawnbroker, giving a loan to a t…

  • Human Rights and Humanitarian Diplomacy

    Human Rights and Humanitarian Diplomacy
    av Kelly-Kate Pease

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784993290

    Human rights and humanitarian diplomacy provides an up to date and accessible overview of the field, and serves as a practical guide to those seeking to engage in human rights work. Pease argues that while human rights are internationally recognised…

  • Human Rights and Humanitarian Diplomacy

    Human Rights and Humanitarian Diplomacy
    av Kelly-Kate Pease

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784993283

    Human rights and humanitarian diplomacy provides an up to date and accessible overview of the field, and serves as a practical guide to those seeking to engage in human rights work. Pease argues that while human rights are internationally recognised…

  • The British Empire Through Buildings

    The British Empire Through Buildings
    av John M. MacKenzie

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526145963

    Buildings provide tremendous insights into the character of imperialism, not least in the manner in which Western forms were spread across the globe. They reveal the projection of power and authority in colonised landscapes, as well the economic amb…

  • Houses Built on Sand

    Houses Built on Sand
    av Simon Mabon

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526126467

    The events of the Arab Uprisings posed an existential challenge to sovereign power across the Middle East. Whilst popular movements resulted in the toppling of authoritarian rule in Tunisia, Egypt and Yemen, other regimes were able to withstand thes…

  • Simone De Beauvoir's the Second Sex

    Simone De Beauvoir's the Second Sex

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719043031

    Acknowledged by many feminists as the single most important theoretical work of the twentieth century, Simone de Beauvoir's The Second Sex (1949) nevertheless occupies an anomalous place in the feminist 'canon'. Yet it has had an undeniable impact,…

  • Theorising Media

    Theorising Media
    av John Corner

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719096563

    In this book, John Corner explores how issues of power, form and subjectivity feature at the core of all serious thinking about the media, including appreciations of their creativity as well as anxiety about the risks they pose. Drawing widely on an…

  • Mark Z. Danielewski

    Mark Z. Danielewski

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719099335

    Now available in paperback, this is the first book-length study of Mark Z. Danielewski, an American novelist who is rapidly establishing himself as a leading figure in the landscape of contemporary literature. It places his three major works to date…

  • Mark Z. Danielewski

    Mark Z. Danielewski

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719082627

    This is the first book-length study of Mark Z. Danielewski, an American novelist who is rapidly establishing himself as a leading figure in the landscape of contemporary literature. It places his three major works to date, House of Leaves, The Fifty…

  • Against the Grain

    Against the Grain

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719095900

    This is the first general history of the British far left to be published in the twenty-first century. Its contents cover a range of organisations beyond the Labour Party, bringing together leading experts on British left-wing politics to examine is…

  • Against the Grain

    Against the Grain

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526107343

    This is the first general history of the British far left to be published in the twenty-first century. Its contents cover a range of organisations beyond the Labour Party, bringing together leading experts on British left-wing politics to examine is…

  • Abject Visions

    Abject Visions

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719096297

    This major new volume brings together leading international scholars to debate the continuing importance and relevance of the concept of abjection for the interpretation of modern and contemporary culture. This genuinely interdisciplinary collection…

  • Abject Visions

    Abject Visions

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719096280

    This major new volume brings together leading international scholars to debate the continuing importance and relevance of the concept of abjection for the interpretation of modern and contemporary culture. This genuinely interdisciplinary collection…

  • The Bourdieu Paradigm

    The Bourdieu Paradigm
    av Derek Robbins

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719099397

    Analysing the work of Schutz, Gurwitsch, Merleau-Ponty and Bourdieu, this book considers the historical development of competing philosophies of social science. It examines the relations between phenomenology, Gestalt psychology and empirical social…

  • The Culture of Fashion

    The Culture of Fashion
    av Christopher Breward

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719041259

    This illustrated survey of 600 years of fashion investigates its cultural and social meanings from medieval Europe to 20th-century America. It provides a guide to the changes in style and taste, and challenges existing fashion histories, showing tha…

  • Moving Images

    Moving Images
    av David Buckingham

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719045967

    Concerns about the effects of television on young children are a recurrent focus of public controversy. Yet amid all the anxiety, children's voices are rarely heard. In this book, one of Britain's leading television researchers investigates children…

  • Cold War Women

    Cold War Women
    av Helen Laville

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719080449

    For too long, American women have been hidden in the history of the Cold War. In *Cold War women* Helen Laville recovers their significance by examining the activities and ambitions of American women's organisations in the long period of uneasy peac…

  • Sidney'S Arcadia and the Conflicts of Virtue

    Sidney'S Arcadia and the Conflicts of Virtue
    av Richard James Wood

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526136466

    Wood reads Philip Sidney's New Arcadia in the light of the ethos known as Philippism after the followers of Philip Melanchthon the Protestant theologian. He employs a critical paradigm previously used to discuss Sidney's Defence of Poesy and narrows…

  • Moving Through Modernity

    Moving Through Modernity
    av Andrew Thacker

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719081200

    Discussion of space and geography has become common in contemporary literary and cultural studies, especially in the fields of postmodernism and postcolonialism. 'Moving Through Modernity' offers the first full-length account of modernism from the p…

  • European Labour Movements in Crisis

    European Labour Movements in Crisis
    av Thomas Prosser

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526148056

    In this book, Prosser argues that labour movements respond to European integration in a manner which instigates competition between national labour markets. It bases its hypothesis on analysis of four countries - Germany, Spain, France and Poland -…

  • European Labour Movements in Crisis

    European Labour Movements in Crisis
    av Thomas Prosser

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526136640

    In this book, Prosser argues that labour movements respond to European integration in a manner which instigates competition between national labour markets. It bases its hypothesis on analysis of four countries - Germany, Spain, France and Poland -…

  • Performing Care

    Performing Care

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526146809

    This edited collection brings together essays presenting an interdisciplinary dialogue between theatre and performance and the fields of care ethics, care studies, health and social care. The book advances our understanding of performance as a mode…

  • The Wounds of Nations

    The Wounds of Nations
    av Linnie Blake

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719075940

    The wounds of nations: Horror cinema, historical trauma and national identity explores the ways in which the unashamedly disturbing conventions of international horror cinema allow audiences to engage with the traumatic legacy of the recent past in…

  • The Wounds of Nations

    The Wounds of Nations
    av Linnie Blake

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719075933

    The wounds of nations explores the ways in which horror films allows international audiences to deal with the horrors of recent history - from genocide to terrorist outrage, nuclear war to radical political change. Far from being mere escapism or ti…

  • Julia Margaret Cameron's 'Fancy Subjects'

    Julia Margaret Cameron's 'Fancy Subjects'
    av Jeffrey Rosen

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526118851

    Nominated for the William MB Berger Prize for British Art History 2017.The Victorians admired Julia Margaret Cameron for her evocative photographic portraits of eminent men like Tennyson, Carlyle and Darwin. However, Cameron also made numerous photo…

  • Julia Margaret Cameron's 'Fancy Subjects'

    Julia Margaret Cameron's 'Fancy Subjects'
    av Jeffrey Rosen

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784993177

    Julia Margaret Cameron's 'fancy subjects' is the first study of Cameron's allegorical photographs and the first to examine the intellectual connections of this imagery to British culture and politics of the 1860s and 1870s. In these photographs, Cam…

  • Ideal Homes

    Ideal Homes
    av Deborah Sugg Ryan

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526150677

    Ideal homes investigates the tastes and aspirations of the new suburban communities that emerged in Britain following the First World War. In a period when homeownership was becoming the norm, these communities sought out varieties of architecture a…

  • Gentry Culture in Late-Medieval England

    Gentry Culture in Late-Medieval England

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719068256

    Essays in this fascinating and important collection examine the lifestyles and attitudes of the gentry in late medieval England. They consider the emergence of the gentry as a group distinct from the nobility, and explore the various available route…

  • The Enlightenment and Religion

    The Enlightenment and Religion
    av S. Barnett

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719067419

    This title offers a critical survey of religious change and its causes in eighteenth-century Europe, and constitutes a radical challenge to the accepted views in traditional Enlightenment studies. Focusing on Enlightenment Italy, France and England,…

  • A Short History of Colonialism

    A Short History of Colonialism
    av Wolfgang Reinhard

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719083280

    This well-written and comprehensive book by an outstanding expert provides students of history and the general reader with reliable up-to-date information on an essential part of the history of mankind: the global impact of European colonial expansi…

  • Living Politics After War

    Living Politics After War
    av Johanna Soederstroem

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526144898

    Life after war is intrinsically political for former combatants. As wars end, societies and former combatants face a period of transition. Wars politicize combatants, and their relationship with the state, in a number of different ways, either expli…

  • I Refuse to Condemn

    I Refuse to Condemn

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526151476

    In times of heightened national security, scholars and activists from the communities under suspicion often attempt to alert the public to the more complex stories behind the headlines. But when they raise questions about the government, military an…

  • SEX AND 1970S WORLD CINEMA

    SEX AND 1970S WORLD CINEMA

    Inbunden - 2025 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719090547

  • Laurent Cantet

    Laurent Cantet
    av Martin O'Shaughnessy

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526123022

    Laurent Cantet is of one France's leading contemporary directors. In a series of important films, including Human Resources, Time Out, Heading South, The Class and Foxfire, he takes stock of the modern world from the workplace, through the schoolroo…

  • Laurent Cantet

    Laurent Cantet
    av Martin O'Shaughnessy

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719091506

    Laurent Cantet is of one France's leading contemporary directors. In a series of important films, including Human Resources, Time Out, Heading South, The Class and Foxfire, he takes stock of the modern world from the workplace, through the schoolroo…

  • Gender and Housing in Soviet Russia

    Gender and Housing in Soviet Russia
    av Lynne Attwood

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526122865

    This book explores the housing problem throughout the seventy years of Soviet history. It looks at changing political ideology on appropriate forms of housing under socialism, successive government policies on housing, and the meaning and experience…

  • Gender and Housing in Soviet Russia

    Gender and Housing in Soviet Russia
    av Lynne Attwood

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719081453

    This book explores the housing problem throughout the seventy years of Soviet history. It looks at changing political ideology on appropriate forms of housing under socialism, successive government policies on housing, and the meaning and experience…

  • British and Irish Diasporas

    British and Irish Diasporas

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526127853

    People from the British and Irish Isles have, for centuries, migrated to all corners of the globe.Wherever they went, the English, Irish, Scots, Welsh, and and even sub-national, supra-regional groups like the Cornish, co-mingled, blended and blurre…