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  • Children, Gender, Video Games

    Children, Gender, Video Games
    av V. Walkerdine

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780230584716

    Placing gender at the centre of the debate about young children and multimedia, particularly video games, the book develops a relational approach to game play using an account of affect. The book explores central issues of violence and parental regu…

  • Children, Gender, Video Games

    Children, Gender, Video Games
    av V. Walkerdine

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780230517172

    Placing gender at the centre of the debate about young children and multimedia, particularly video games, the book develops a relational approach to game play using an account of affect. The book explores central issues of violence and parental regu…

  • Building Europe on Expertise

    Building Europe on Expertise
    av Martin Kohlrausch

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780230308060

    Focusing on experts in technology and science, Building Europe on Expertise delivers a new reading of European history. The authors show that modern Europe was built by experts using their unique knowledge to shape societies, set political agendas,…

  • Meta-Ecclesiology

    Meta-Ecclesiology
    av Cyril Hovorun

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137545411

    The book explores the variables and invariables of the church. Its argument is that self-awareness of the church was often a matter of change, depending on historical circumstances. It encourages appreciating plurality in the church and sets the sys…

  • Seapower in Global Politics, 1494-1993

    Seapower in Global Politics, 1494-1993
    av George Modelski

    Häftad - 1988 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349091560

  • The Anthropology of Protestantism

    The Anthropology of Protestantism
    av Joseph Webster

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349463541

    Through his ethnographic study of the fishermen and their religious beliefs, Webster speaks to larger debates about religious radicalism, materiality, economy, language, and the symbolic. These debates also call into question assumptions about the d…

  • Research Methods in European Union Studies

    Research Methods in European Union Studies

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780230363052

    This collection sets a new agenda for conducting research on the EU and learns from past mistakes. In doing so it provides a state-of-the-art examination of social science research designs in EU studies while providing innovative guidelines for the…

  • Nazi Medicine and the Nuremberg Trials

    Nazi Medicine and the Nuremberg Trials
    av P. Weindling

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780230507005

    This book offers a radically new and definitive reappraisal of Allied responses to Nazi human experiments and the origins of informed consent. It places the victims and Allied Medical Intelligence officers at centre stage, while providing a full rec…

  • JFC Fuller: Military Thinker

    JFC Fuller: Military Thinker
    av Brian Holden Reid

    Häftad - 1990 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780333530146

    Brian Holden Reid now considers afresh the military thought of Major-General J.F.C.Fuller - a pioneer of tank warfare and one of the most important military thinkers of the twentieth century. With a wealth of documentation, much of it previously unt…

  • Christian Slaves, Muslim Masters

    Christian Slaves, Muslim Masters
    av R. Davis

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781403945518

    This is a study that digs deeply into this 'other' slavery, the bondage of Europeans by North-African Muslims that flourished during the same centuries as the heyday of the trans-Atlantic trade from sub-Saharan Africa to the Americas. Here are explo…

  • Christian Slaves, Muslim Masters

    Christian Slaves, Muslim Masters
    av R. Davis

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780333719664

    This is a study that digs deeply into this 'other' slavery, the bondage of Europeans by North-African Muslims that flourished during the same centuries as the heyday of the trans-Atlantic trade from sub-Saharan Africa to the Americas. Here are explo…

  • Confronting Capitalism in the 21st Century

    Confronting Capitalism in the 21st Century

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783030136413

  • Preventing Sexual Violence

    Preventing Sexual Violence

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137356185

    While there is much agreement about the scope of sexual violence, how to go about preventing it before it occurs is the subject of much debate. This unique interdisciplinary collection investigates the philosophy and practice of primary prevention o…

  • Preventing Sexual Violence

    Preventing Sexual Violence

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137356178

    While there is much agreement about the scope of sexual violence, how to go about preventing it before it occurs is the subject of much debate. This unique interdisciplinary collection investigates the philosophy and practice of primary prevention o…

  • Post-Soviet Literature and the Search for a Russian Identity

    Post-Soviet Literature and the Search for a Russian Identity
    av Boris Noordenbos

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349955572

    This book examines a wide range of contemporary Russian writers whose work, after the demise of Communism, became more authoritative in debates on Russia's character, destiny, and place in the world. Unique in his in-depth analysis of both playful p…

  • Critical Theories of Globalization

    Critical Theories of Globalization
    av C. el-Ojeili

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781403986382

    This accessible text provides a comprehensive overview of globalization and its consequences from the perspective of social and political critical theory. Thematic chapters provoke student inquiry and the book shows how the views of critical theoris…

  • Competing Visions of World Order

    Competing Visions of World Order
    av Sebastian Conrad

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349538485

    Bringing together scholars from around the world, this first book in the Palgrave Macmillan Transnational History Series raises the question of how we can get away from the contemporary language of globalization, so as to identify meaningful, global…

  • Feminism, Time, and Nonlinear History

    Feminism, Time, and Nonlinear History
    av V. Browne

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349489831

    Interweaving phenomenological, hermeneutical, and sociopolitical analyses, this book considers the ways in which feminists conceptualize and produce the temporalities of feminism, including the time of the trace, narrative time, calendar time, and g…

  • Performing Punk

    Performing Punk
    av Erik Hannerz

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349695140

    Performing Punk is a rich exploration of subcultural contrasts and similarities among punks. By investigating how punk is made, for whom, and in opposition to what, this book takes the reader on a journey through the lesser-known aspects of the punk…

  • Travel Journalism and Travel Media

    Travel Journalism and Travel Media
    av Ben Cocking

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137599070

    This book charts the trajectory of travel journalism from its print based origins to the emergence of hybridised multi-platform content. It considers how this has led to not only different kinds of travel journalism but different kinds of travel jou…

  • Modernism and Eugenics

    Modernism and Eugenics
    av M. Turda

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780230230835

    Modernism and Eugenics comprehensively explores modern Europe's fixation with eugenic programmes of racial and national purification. It convincingly demonstrates that between 1870 and 1940 eugenicists were not only preoccupied with rescuing the ind…

  • Modernism and Eugenics

    Modernism and Eugenics
    av M. Turda

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780230230828

    Modernism and Eugenics comprehensively explores modern Europe's fixation with eugenic programmes of racial and national purification. It convincingly demonstrates that between 1870 and 1940 eugenicists were not only preoccupied with rescuing the ind…

  • Exploring Aging Masculinities

    Exploring Aging Masculinities
    av D. Jackson

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349707812

    This book explores the lived, embodied experiences of aging men as a counterpoint to the weary stereotypes often imposed on them. Conventionally, in Western cultures, they are seen as inevitably in decline. The book challenges these distorted images…

  • Exploring Aging Masculinities

    Exploring Aging Masculinities
    av D. Jackson

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137527561

    This book explores the lived, embodied experiences of aging men as a counterpoint to the weary stereotypes often imposed on them. Conventionally, in Western cultures, they are seen as inevitably in decline. The book challenges these distorted images…

  • Transformations of the Swedish Welfare State

    Transformations of the Swedish Welfare State

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349332854

    Using an analytical framework based on Foucault's concept of governmentality and through unique case-studies, this volume explores the ongoing transformations taking place in the Swedish welfare state.

  • A Hero's Many Faces

    A Hero's Many Faces
    av T. Schult

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349307968

    Raoul Wallenberg is remembered for his humanitarian activity on behalf of the Hungarian Jews at the end of World War II, and as the Swedish diplomat who disappeared into the Soviet Gulag in 1945. This book examines how thirty-one Wallenberg monument…

  • Visual and Other Pleasures

    Visual and Other Pleasures
    av L. Mulvey

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781403992468

    A new edition of Laura Mulvey's groundbreaking collection of essays, originally published in 1989. In an extensive introduction to this second edition, Mulvey looks back at the historical and personal contexts for her famous article Visual Pleasure…

  • Visual and Other Pleasures

    Visual and Other Pleasures
    av L. Mulvey

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780230576469

    A new edition of Laura Mulvey's groundbreaking collection of essays, originally published in 1989. In an extensive introduction to this second edition, Mulvey looks back at the historical and personal contexts for her famous article Visual Pleasure…

  • Communicating Europe

    Communicating Europe
    av Andreas Fickers

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780230308046

    Since the early years of telegraphy, modernity at large generated and has depended upon technologies of electrical/electronic communication and information circulation: from telephone, radio, and television to the internet. This volume reveals these…

  • Communicating Europe

    Communicating Europe
    av Andreas Fickers

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780230308039

    Since the early years of telegraphy, modernity at large generated and has depended upon technologies of electrical/electronic communication and information circulation: from telephone, radio, and television to the internet. This volume reveals these…

  • Power Branding

    Power Branding
    av Steve McKee

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137278845

    Every one of the largest, most successful corporations were, at some point, mere startups. McKee explains what enables some companies to growbigger and better, while others stumble along year after year, running but never winning the race. The diffe…

  • Leadership Without Ego: How to Stop Managing and Start Leading

    Leadership Without Ego: How to Stop Managing and Start Leading
    av Bob Davids, Brian M. Carney, Isaac Getz

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783030003227

    If you take a chain, pile it up and then push it, what direction will it go? Nowhere you can predict and not very far. If you take it by the end and pull it, which way will it go? It will follow you. Leadership is not about what sets you apart from…

  • The Knights Hospitaller in the Levant, c.1070-1309

    The Knights Hospitaller in the Levant, c.1070-1309
    av J. Riley-Smith

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780230290839

    As one of the greatest of the military orders that were generated in the Church, the Order of the Hospital of St John was a major landowner and a significant political presence in most European states. It was also a leading player in the settlements…

  • Response Based Approaches to the Study of Interpersonal Violence

    Response Based Approaches to the Study of Interpersonal Violence

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137409539

    Interpersonal violence has been the focus of research within the social sciences for some considerable time. Yet inquiries about the causes of interpersonal violence and the effects on the victims have dominated the field of research and clinical pr…

  • Choreographing Problems

    Choreographing Problems
    av Bojana Cvejic

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349556106

    This book illuminates the relationship between philosophy and experimental choreographic practice today in the works of leading European choreographers. A discussion of key issues in contemporary performance from the viewpoint of Deleuze, Spinoza an…

  • Choreographing Problems

    Choreographing Problems
    av Bojana Cvejic

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137437389

    This book illuminates the relationship between philosophy and experimental choreographic practice today in the works of leading European choreographers. A discussion of key issues in contemporary performance from the viewpoint of Deleuze, Spinoza an…

  • Dance Dramaturgy

    Dance Dramaturgy

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349557974

    Ten international dramaturg-scholars advance proposals that reset notions of agency in contemporary dance creation. Dramaturgy becomes driven by artistic inquiry, distributed among collaborating artists, embedded in improvisation tasks, or weaved th…

  • Dance Dramaturgy

    Dance Dramaturgy

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137373212

    Ten international dramaturg-scholars advance proposals that reset notions of agency in contemporary dance creation. Dramaturgy becomes driven by artistic inquiry, distributed among collaborating artists, embedded in improvisation tasks, or weaved th…

  • Port Cities and Global Legacies

    Port Cities and Global Legacies
    av A. Mah

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349448920

    Port cities have distinctive global dynamics, with long histories of casual labour, large migrant communities, and international trade networks. This in-depth comparative study examines contradictory global legacies across themes of urban identity,…

  • We All Wore Stars

    We All Wore Stars
    av Theo Coster

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780230342125

    In 1941, Theo Coster was a student at the Amsterdam Jewish Lyceum,1 in a class of 28 Jewish children that the Nazis had segregated from the rest of the Dutch population. Among Theo's fellow students was a young Anne Frank, whose diary would later be…

  • We All Wore Stars

    We All Wore Stars
    av Theo Coster, Marjolijn De Jager, Theo Coster

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780230114449

    In 1941, Theo Coster was a student at the Amsterdam Jewish Lyceum, one in a class of 28 Jewish children that the Nazis had segregated from the rest of the Dutch population. Among Theo's fellow students was a young Anne Frank, whose diary would later…

  • Post-Communist Welfare Pathways

    Post-Communist Welfare Pathways
    av Alfio Cerami

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780230230262

    This book adopts novel theoretical approaches to study the diverse welfare pathways that have evolved across Central and Eastern Europe since the end of communism. It highlights the role of explanatory factors such as micro-causal mechanisms, power…

  • Value Economics

    Value Economics
    av M. R. Griffiths

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349958986

    The last financial crisis revealed a gap between business practice and ethics. In Value Economics, Griffiths and Lucas examine some of the reasons for this ethical gap and discuss the resulting loss of confidence in the financial system. One of the…

  • Choreography and Corporeality

    Choreography and Corporeality

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137546524

    This book renews thinking about the moving body by drawing on dance practice and performance from across the world. Eighteen internationally recognised scholars show how dance can challenge our thoughts and feelings about our own and other cultures,…

  • Choreography and Corporeality

    Choreography and Corporeality

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349714094

    This book renews thinking about the moving body by drawing on dance practice and performance from across the world. Eighteen internationally recognised scholars show how dance can challenge our thoughts and feelings about our own and other cultures,…

  • Group Responsibility

    Group Responsibility
    av C. Striblen

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137358653

    Drawing on work in social psychology, narrative ethics, and feminist philosophy, the author presents a new account which answers the standard objections while also giving practical guidance to individuals who take their group-related responsibilitie…

  • The Principles of Linguistic Philosophy

    The Principles of Linguistic Philosophy

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780333630549

    In this study Friedrich Waismann gives a systematic presentation of insights into philosophical problems which can be achieved by clarifying the language in which the problems are posed. Much of the material and the method itself derive from Wittgen…

  • Memory and Gender in Medieval Europe, 900-1200

    Memory and Gender in Medieval Europe, 900-1200
    av Elisabeth Van Houts

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780333568590

    Remembering the past in the Middle Ages is a subject that is usually perceived as a study of chronicles and annals written by monks in monasteries. Following in the footsteps of early Christian historians such as Eusebius and St Augustine, the medie…

  • What is History?

    What is History?
    av E. Carr

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780333977019

    To mark the 40th anniversary of this text, this updated volume reviews the state of the discipline at the beginning of the 21st century. Renowned scholars ask and seek to answer Carr's question for a new generation of historians: what does it mean t…

  • Global Magic

    Global Magic
    av Alf Hornborg

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349932481

    Modern thought on economics and technology is no less magical than the world views of non-modern peoples. This book reveals how our ideas about growth and progress ignore how money and machines throughout history have been used to exploit less afflu…

  • Global Magic

    Global Magic
    av Alf Hornborg

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137567864

    Modern thought on economics and technology is no less magical than the world views of non-modern peoples. This book reveals how our ideas about growth and progress ignore how money and machines throughout history have been used to exploit less afflu…

  • Indian Modern Dance, Feminism and Transnationalism

    Indian Modern Dance, Feminism and Transnationalism
    av Prarthana Purkayastha

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349477227

    This book examines modern dance as a form of embodied resistance to political and cultural nationalism in India through the works of five selected modern dance makers: Rabindranath Tagore, Uday Shankar, Shanti Bardhan, Manjusri Chaki Sircar and Ranj…

  • The Matter of Death

    The Matter of Death

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349309108

    This collection opens up spaces where lives end, bodies are disposed of and memories generated: hospitals, hospices, care homes, coroners' courts, funeral premises, cemeteries, roadsides, the spirit world. Using material culture studies it illuminat…

  • A History of Male Psychological Disorders in Britain, 1945-1980

    A History of Male Psychological Disorders in Britain, 1945-1980
    av Alison Haggett

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137556264

    This book is open access under a CC BY license and explores the under-researched history of male mental illness from the mid-twentieth century. It argues that statistics suggesting women have been more vulnerable to depression and anxiety are mislea…

  • A History of Male Psychological Disorders in Britain, 1945-1980

    A History of Male Psychological Disorders in Britain, 1945-1980
    av Alison Haggett

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137448873

    This book is open access under a CC BY license and explores the under-researched history of male mental illness from the mid-twentieth century. It argues that statistics suggesting women have been more vulnerable to depression and anxiety are mislea…

  • Crime, Fear and the Law in True Crime Stories

    Crime, Fear and the Law in True Crime Stories
    av Anita Biressi

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780333745472

    Why do true crime stories exert such popular fascination? What do they have to say about the fear of crime in the present moment? This book examines the historical origins and development of true crime and its evolution into distinctive contemporary…

  • Inter Views in Performance Philosophy

    Inter Views in Performance Philosophy

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349951918

    This book offers a glimpse of new perspectives on how philosophy performs in the gaps between thinking and acting. Bringing together perspectives from world-renowned contemporary philosophers and theorists - including Judith Butler, Alphonso Lingis,…

  • Eschatology and Space

    Eschatology and Space
    av V. Westhelle

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780230110342

    This unique volume focuses on the subjects of time in the area of theology known as 'eschatology,' the consideration of the fullness, the limit, and the goal of time. He traces the historical development of understandings of eschatology from the Bib…

  • Heroism and the Changing Character of War

    Heroism and the Changing Character of War

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137362520

    Post-heroism is often perceived as one of the main aspects of change in the character of war, a phenomenon prevalent in western societies. According to this view, demographic and cultural changes in the west have severely decreased the tolerance for…

  • The Palgrave Handbook of Sound Design and Music in Screen Media

    The Palgrave Handbook of Sound Design and Music in Screen Media

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349703807

    This book bridges the existing gap between film sound and film music studies by bringing together scholars from both disciplines who challenge the constraints of their subject areas by thinking about integrated approaches to the soundtrack. As the b…

  • The Palgrave Handbook of Sound Design and Music in Screen Media

    The Palgrave Handbook of Sound Design and Music in Screen Media

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137516794

    This book bridges the existing gap between film sound and film music studies by bringing together scholars from both disciplines who challenge the constraints of their subject areas by thinking about integrated approaches to the soundtrack. As the b…

  • Akram Khan

    Akram Khan
    av Royona Mitra

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137393654

    Through seven key case studies from Khan's oeuvre, this book demonstrates how Akram Khan's 'new interculturalism' is a challenge to the 1980s western 'intercultural theatre' project, as a more nuanced and embodied approach to representing Othernesse…

  • Slavery in the Islamic World

    Slavery in the Islamic World

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349959297

    This edited volume determines where slavery in the Islamic world fits within the global history of slavery and the various models that have been developed to analyze it. To that end, the authors focus on a question about Islamic slavery that has fre…

  • The Military History of Tsarist Russia

    The Military History of Tsarist Russia

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780230602588

    The Military History of Tsarist Russia examines Russian military history from the rise of the Muscovite state to the present, even peeking briefly into the future. The volume covers Russia's land forces extensively, but also covers the development o…

  • The Military History of Tsarist Russia

    The Military History of Tsarist Russia

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780312226350

    The Military History of Tsarist Russia examines Russian military history from the rise of the Muscovite state to the present, even peeking briefly into the future. The volume covers Russia's land forces extensively, but also covers the development o…