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  • Philosophy of Nature

    Philosophy of Nature
    av Paul K. Feyerabend

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745651606

    Philosopher, physicist, and anarchist Paul Feyerabend was one of the most unconventional scholars of his time. His book Against Method has become a modern classic. Yet it is not well known that Feyerabend spent many years working on a philosophy of…

  • Philosophy of Nature

    Philosophy of Nature
    av Paul K. Feyerabend

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745651590

    Philosopher, physicist, and anarchist Paul Feyerabend was one of the most unconventional scholars of his time. His book Against Method has become a modern classic. Yet it is not well known that Feyerabend spent many years working on a philosophy of…

  • Violence and Political Theory

    Violence and Political Theory
    av Elizabeth Frazer

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509536726

    Is politics necessarily violent? Does the justifiability of violence depend on whether it is perpetrated to defend or upend the existing order - or perhaps on the way in which it is conducted? Is violence simply direct physical harm, or can it also…

  • Violence and Political Theory

    Violence and Political Theory
    av Elizabeth Frazer

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509536719

    Is politics necessarily violent? Does the justifiability of violence depend on whether it is perpetrated to defend or upend the existing order - or perhaps on the way in which it is conducted? Is violence simply direct physical harm, or can it also…

  • Cities by Design

    Cities by Design
    av Fran Tonkiss

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745648989

    Who makes our cities, and what part do everyday users have in the design of cities? This book powerfully shows that city-making is a social process and examines the close relationship between the social and physical shaping of urban environments. Wi…

  • Cities by Design

    Cities by Design
    av Fran Tonkiss

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745648972

    Who makes our cities, and what part do everyday users have in the design of cities? This book powerfully shows that city-making is a social process and examines the close relationship between the social and physical shaping of urban environments. Wi…

  • Space, Place and Gender

    Space, Place and Gender
    av Doreen Massey

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745612362

    This volume brings together Massey's key writings on space, place and gender. She traces the development of ideas about the social nature of space and place, and the relation of both to issues of gender and debates within feminism.

  • The Frankfurt School

    The Frankfurt School
    av Rolf Wiggershaus

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745616216

    This widely acclaimed book is an authoritative account of the history and ideas of the Frankfurt School. Wiggershaus combines biographical profiles of the key figures in the Frankfurt School with a rigorous analysis of their main theories. The autho…

  • The Normal Chaos of Love

    The Normal Chaos of Love
    av Ulrich Beck, Elisabeth Beck-Gernsheim

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745613826

    This is a brilliant study of the nature of love in modern society. Ulrich Beck and Elisabeth Beck-Gernsheim argue that the nature of love is changing fundamentally, creating opportunities for democracy or chaos in personal life.

  • Wasted Lives

    Wasted Lives
    av Zygmunt Bauman

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745631653

    The production of a human wastea -- or more precisely, wasted lives, the a superfluousa populations of migrants, refugees and other outcasts -- is an inevitable outcome of modernization. It is an unavoidable side--effect of economic progress and the…

  • Wasted Lives

    Wasted Lives
    av Zygmunt Bauman

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745631646

    The production of a human wastea -- or more precisely, wasted lives, the a superfluousa populations of migrants, refugees and other outcasts -- is an inevitable outcome of modernization. It is an unavoidable side--effect of economic progress and the…

  • Scales of Justice

    Scales of Justice
    av Nancy Fraser

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745644875

    Until recently, struggles for justice proceeded against the background of a taken-for-granted frame: the bounded territorial state. With that "Westphalian" picture of political space assumed by default, the scope of justice was rarely subject to exp…

  • Scales of Justice

    Scales of Justice
    av Nancy Fraser

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745644868

    Until recently, struggles for justice proceeded against the background of a taken-for-granted frame: the bounded territorial state. With that "Westphalian" picture of political space assumed by default, the scope of justice was rarely subject to exp…

  • The Globalization Backlash

    The Globalization Backlash
    av Colin Crouch

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509533770

    Globalization, heralded for decades as a harbinger of prosperity, faces a huge backlash. Derided by right-wing nationalists as a 'globalist' plot to undermine traditional communities, and by left-wing critics as the rule of rampaging corporations, i…

  • The Globalization Backlash

    The Globalization Backlash
    av Colin Crouch

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509533763

    Globalization, heralded for decades as a harbinger of prosperity, faces a huge backlash. Derided by right-wing nationalists as a 'globalist' plot to undermine traditional communities, and by left-wing critics as the rule of rampaging corporations, i…

  • International Mediation

    International Mediation
    av Paul F. Diehl

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745653310

    Conflicts in the international system, both among and within states, bring death, destruction, and human misery. Understanding how third parties use mediation to encourage settlements and establish a durable peace among belligerents is vital for man…

  • International Mediation

    International Mediation
    av Paul F. Diehl

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745653303

    Conflicts in the international system, both among and within states, bring death, destruction, and human misery. Understanding how third parties use mediation to encourage settlements and establish a durable peace among belligerents is vital for man…

  • Figures of History

    Figures of History
    av Jacques Ranciere

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745679570

    In this important new book the leading philosopher Jacques Ranciere continues his reflections on the representative power of works of art. How does art render events that have spanned an era? What roles does it assign to those who enacted them or th…

  • Figures of History

    Figures of History
    av Jacques Ranciere

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745679563

    In this important new book the leading philosopher Jacques Ranciere continues his reflections on the representative power of works of art. How does art render events that have spanned an era? What roles does it assign to those who enacted them or th…

  • Media and Politics in a Globalizing World

    Media and Politics in a Globalizing World
    av Alexa Robertson

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745654706

    Globalization and technological advances have had a dramatic impact on the relationship between media and politics. How can we understand the connection between the two in the present day? Alexa Robertson argues that we cannot understand the power o…

  • Media and Politics in a Globalizing World

    Media and Politics in a Globalizing World
    av Alexa Robertson

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745654690

    Globalization and technological advances have had a dramatic impact on the relationship between media and politics. How can we understand the connection between the two in the present day? Alexa Robertson argues that we cannot understand the power o…

  • Death Shall Be Dethroned

    Death Shall Be Dethroned
    av Helene Cixous

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509500642

    Death Shall Be Dethroned is the shadow book of Los, a Chapter, Helene Cixous tells us. It came along after Los, but it was always there "hidden" in her notebooks, in the Beethoven notebook, say, the one Jacques Derrida gave her. But when it tapped a…

  • Death Shall Be Dethroned

    Death Shall Be Dethroned
    av Helene Cixous

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509500659

    Death Shall Be Dethroned is the shadow book of Los, a Chapter, Helene Cixous tells us. It came along after Los, but it was always there "hidden" in her notebooks, in the Beethoven notebook, say, the one Jacques Derrida gave her. But when it tapped a…

  • Manufacturing Happy Citizens

    Manufacturing Happy Citizens
    av Edgar Cabanas

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509537884

    The imperative of happiness dictates the conduct and direction of our lives. There is no escape from the tyranny of positivity. But is happiness the supreme good that all of us should pursue? So says a new breed of so-called happiness experts, with…

  • Manufacturing Happy Citizens

    Manufacturing Happy Citizens
    av Edgar Cabanas

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509537891

    The imperative of happiness dictates the conduct and direction of our lives. There is no escape from the tyranny of positivity. But is happiness the supreme good that all of us should pursue? So says a new breed of so-called happiness experts, with…

  • Women of the Twelfth Century

    Women of the Twelfth Century
    av Georges Duby

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745619491

    In Women of the Twelfth Century: Eve and the Church, Georges Duby concerns himself with the relationship between women and the church, examining the ways in which women were viewed from a Christian point of view. By the twelfth century, the Church h…

  • Women of the Twelfth Century

    Women of the Twelfth Century
    av Georges Duby

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745619002

    In Women of the Twelfth Century: Eve and the Church, Georges Duby concerns himself with the relationship between women and the church, examining the ways in which women were viewed from a Christian point of view. By the twelfth century, the Church h…

  • The Century

    The Century
    av Alain Badiou

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745636320

    Everywhere, the twentieth century has been judged and condemned: the century of totalitarian terror, of utopian and criminal ideologies, of empty illusions, of genocides, of false avant-gardes, of democratic realism everywhere replaced by abstractio…

  • The Century

    The Century
    av Alain Badiou

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745636313

    Everywhere, the twentieth century has been judged and condemned: the century of totalitarian terror, of utopian and criminal ideologies, of empty illusions, of genocides, of false avant-gardes, of democratic realism everywhere replaced by abstractio…

  • A History of Murder

    A History of Murder
    av Pieter Spierenburg

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745643786

    This book offers a fascinating and insightful overview of seven centuries of murder in Europe. It tells the story of the changing face of violence and documents the long-term decline in the incidence of homicide. From medieval vendettas to stylised…

  • A History of Murder

    A History of Murder
    av Pieter Spierenburg

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745643779

    This book offers a fascinating and insightful overview of seven centuries of murder in Europe. It tells the story of the changing face of violence from medieval vendettas to modern-day serial killings offering a richly illustrated account of murder'…

  • Who Should Own Natural Resources?

    Who Should Own Natural Resources?
    av Margaret Moore

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509529179

    The natural resources of the earth - from oil and water to minerals and land - are crucial to our basic economic and social existence. But who is entitled to control, use and benefit from them? Should anyone 'own' the natural bounty of our planet? I…

  • Who Should Own Natural Resources?

    Who Should Own Natural Resources?
    av Margaret Moore

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509529162

    The natural resources of the earth - from oil and water to minerals and land - are crucial to our basic economic and social existence. But who is entitled to control, use and benefit from them? Should anyone 'own' the natural bounty of our planet? I…

  • Migration Studies and Colonialism

    Migration Studies and Colonialism
    av Lucy Mayblin

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509542949

    The history of migration is deeply entangled with colonialism. To this day, colonial logics continue to shape the dynamics of migration as well as the responses of states to those arriving at their borders. And yet migration studies has been surpris…

  • Migration Studies and Colonialism

    Migration Studies and Colonialism
    av Lucy Mayblin

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509542932

    The history of migration is deeply entangled with colonialism. To this day, colonial logics continue to shape the dynamics of migration as well as the responses of states to those arriving at their borders. And yet migration studies has been surpris…

  • The Questions of Life

    The Questions of Life
    av Fernando Savater

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745626291

    This book, by one of Spaina s most eminent philosophers, provides a lively and very accessible introduction to philosophy. Written for those who have no prior knowledge of the field, it reveals how the central problems of philosophy remain highly re…

  • The Questions of Life

    The Questions of Life
    av Fernando Savater

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745626284

    This book, by one of Spain's most eminent philosophers, provides a lively and very accessible introduction to philosophy. Written for those who have no prior knowledge of the field, it reveals how the central problems of philosophy remain highly rel…

  • Richard Rorty

    Richard Rorty
    av Neil Gascoigne

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745633411

    Neil Gascoigne provides the first comprehensive introduction Richard Rorty's work. He demonstrates to the general reader and to the student of philosophy alike how the radical views on truth, objectivity and rationality expressed in Rorty's widely-r…

  • Richard Rorty

    Richard Rorty
    av Neil Gascoigne

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745633404

    Neil Gascoigne provides the first comprehensive introduction Richard Rorty's work. He demonstrates to the general reader and to the student of philosophy alike how the radical views on truth, objectivity and rationality expressed in Rorty's widely-r…

  • Theories of Multiculturalism

    Theories of Multiculturalism
    av George Crowder

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745636269

    Multiculturalism is one of the most controversial ideas in contemporary politics. In this new book George Crowder examines some of the leading responses to multiculturalism, both supportive and critical, found in the work of recent political theoris…

  • Theories of Multiculturalism

    Theories of Multiculturalism
    av George Crowder

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745636252

    Multiculturalism is one of the most controversial ideas in contemporary politics. In this new book George Crowder examines some of the leading responses to multiculturalism, both supportive and critical, found in the work of recent political theoris…

  • Gender and Political Theory

    Gender and Political Theory
    av Mary Hawkesworth

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509525829

    Western political theory typically incorporates certain assumptions about sex and gender as natural, unvarying and "pre-political." This book critically examines these assumptions and shows how recent scholarship undermines the illusion that bodies…

  • Gender and Political Theory

    Gender and Political Theory
    av Mary Hawkesworth

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509525812

    Western political theory typically incorporates certain assumptions about sex and gender as natural, unvarying and "pre-political." This book critically examines these assumptions and shows how recent scholarship undermines the illusion that bodies…

  • Feminism and Geography

    Feminism and Geography
    av Gillian Rose

    Häftad - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745611563

    Geography is a subject which throughout its history has been dominated by men; men have undertaken the heroic explorations which form the mythology of its foundation, men have written most of its texts and, as many feminist geographers have remarked…

  • Feminism and Geography

    Feminism and Geography
    av Gillian Rose

    Inbunden - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745608181

    Geography is a subject which throughout its history has been dominated by men; men have undertaken the heroic explorations which form the mythology of its foundation, men have written most of its texts and, as many feminist geographers have remarked…

  • Does the Richness of the Few Benefit Us All?

    Does the Richness of the Few Benefit Us All?
    av Zygmunt Bauman

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745671093

    It is commonly assumed that the best way to help the poor out of their misery is to allow the rich to get richer, that if the rich pay less taxes then all the rest of us will be better off, and that in the final analysis the richness of the few bene…

  • Does the Richness of the Few Benefit Us All?

    Does the Richness of the Few Benefit Us All?
    av Zygmunt Bauman

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745671086

    It is commonly assumed that the best way to help the poor out of their misery is to allow the rich to get richer, that if the rich pay less taxes then all the rest of us will be better off, and that in the final analysis the richness of the few bene…

  • The Hydrogen Economy

    The Hydrogen Economy
    av Jeremy Rifkin

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745630427

    In The Hydrogen Economy, best--selling author Jeremy Rifkin takes us on an eye--opening journey into the next great commercial era in history. He envisions the dawn of a new economy powered by hydrogen that will fundamentally change the nature of ou…

  • Race After Technology

    Race After Technology
    av Ruha Benjamin

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509526390

    From everyday apps to complex algorithms, Ruha Benjamin cuts through tech-industry hype to understand how emerging technologies can reinforce White supremacy and deepen social inequity.Benjamin argues that automation, far from being a sinister story…

  • Race After Technology

    Race After Technology
    av Ruha Benjamin

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509526406

    From everyday apps to complex algorithms, Ruha Benjamin cuts through tech-industry hype to understand how emerging technologies can reinforce White supremacy and deepen social inequity.Benjamin argues that automation, far from being a sinister story…

  • Globalization

    Globalization
    av Zygmunt Bauman

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745620138

    a Globalizationa is a word that is currently much in use. This book is an attempt to show that there is far more to globalization than its surface manifestations. Unpacking the social roots and social consequences of globalizing processes, this book…

  • Globalization

    Globalization
    av Zygmunt Bauman

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745620121

    a Globalizationa is a word that is currently much in use. This book is an attempt to show that there is far more to globalization than its surface manifestations. Unpacking the social roots and social consequences of globalizing processes, this book…

  • What is Urban History?

    What is Urban History?
    av Shane Ewen

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745652696

    Urban history is a well-established and flourishing field of historical research. Written by a leading scholar, this short introduction demonstrates how urban history draws upon a wide variety of methodologies and sources, and has been integral to t…

  • What is Urban History?

    What is Urban History?
    av Shane Ewen

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745652689

    Urban history is a well-established and flourishing field of historical research. Written by a leading scholar, this short introduction demonstrates how urban history draws upon a wide variety of methodologies and sources, and has been integral to t…

  • The Nature of Conspiracy Theories

    The Nature of Conspiracy Theories
    av Michael Butter

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509540822

    Conspiracy theories seem to be proliferating today. Long relegated to a niche existence, conspiracy theories are now pervasive, and older conspiracy theories have been joined by a constant stream of new ones - that the USA carried out the 9/11 attac…

  • The Nature of Conspiracy Theories

    The Nature of Conspiracy Theories
    av Michael Butter

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509540815

    Conspiracy theories seem to be proliferating today. Long relegated to a niche existence, conspiracy theories are now pervasive, and older conspiracy theories have been joined by a constant stream of new ones - that the USA carried out the 9/11 attac…

  • Political Philosophy

    Political Philosophy
    av Adam Swift

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509533350

    Politicians invoke grand ideas: social justice, democracy, community, liberty, equality. But what do these ideas really mean? How can politicians across the political spectrum appeal to the same values? This fourth edition of Adam Swift's highly rea…

  • Political Philosophy

    Political Philosophy
    av Adam Swift

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509533343

    Politicians invoke grand ideas: social justice, democracy, community, liberty, equality. But what do these ideas really mean? How can politicians across the political spectrum appeal to the same values? This fourth edition of Adam Swift's highly rea…

  • Correspondences

    Correspondences
    av Tim Ingold

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509544110

    We inhabit a world of more than humans. For life to flourish, we must listen to the calls this world makes on us, and respond with care, sensitivity and judgement. That is what it means to correspond, to join our lives with those of the beings, matt…

  • Correspondences

    Correspondences
    av Tim Ingold

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509544103

    We inhabit a world of more than humans. For life to flourish, we must listen to the calls this world makes on us, and respond with care, sensitivity and judgement. That is what it means to correspond, to join our lives with those of the beings, matt…

  • What is Digital History?

    What is Digital History?
    av Hannu Salmi

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509537020

    Digital history is an emerging field that draws on digital technology and computational methods. A global enterprise that invites scholars worldwide to join forces, it presents exciting and novel ways we might explore, understand and represent the p…

  • What is Digital History?

    What is Digital History?
    av Hannu Salmi

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509537013

    Digital history is an emerging field that draws on digital technology and computational methods. A global enterprise that invites scholars worldwide to join forces, it presents exciting and novel ways we might explore, understand and represent the p…

  • Global Health Governance

    Global Health Governance
    av Jeremy Youde

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745653099

    In recent years the spread of diseases such as AIDS, SARS and avianflu has pushed health issues towards the top of the internationalagenda. Such outbreaks have serious political, economic, and socialconsequences and remind the world of the necessity…

  • Global Health Governance

    Global Health Governance
    av Jeremy Youde

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745653082

    In recent years the spread of diseases such as AIDS, SARS and avianflu has pushed health issues towards the top of the internationalagenda. Such outbreaks have serious political, economic, and socialconsequences and remind the world of the necessity…

  • Gender and the Media

    Gender and the Media
    av Rosalind Gill

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745619156

    Written in a clear and accessible style, with lots of examples from Anglo-American media, Gender and the Media offers a critical introduction to the study of gender in the media, and an up-to-date assessment of the key issues and debates. Eschewing…

  • Gender and the Media

    Gender and the Media
    av Rosalind Gill

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745612737

    Written in a clear and accessible style, with lots of examples from Anglo-American media, Gender and the Media offers a critical introduction to the study of gender in the media, and an up-to-date assessment of the key issues and debates. Eschewing…

  • A Left that Dares to Speak Its Name

    A Left that Dares to Speak Its Name
    av Slavoj i ek

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509541188

    With irrepressible humor, Slavoj i ek dissects our current political and social climate, discussing everything from Jordan Peterson and sex "unicorns" to Greta Thunberg and Chairman Mao. Taking aim at his enemies on the Left, Right, and Center, he a…

  • A Left that Dares to Speak Its Name

    A Left that Dares to Speak Its Name
    av Slavoj i ek

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509541171

    With irrepressible humor, Slavoj i ek dissects our current political and social climate, discussing everything from Jordan Peterson and sex "unicorns" to Greta Thunberg and Chairman Mao. Taking aim at his enemies on the Left, Right, and Center, he a…

  • The Killing Fields of Inequality

    The Killing Fields of Inequality
    av Goeran Therborn

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745662596

    Inequality is not just about the size of our wallets. It is a socio-cultural order which, for most of us, reduces our capabilities to function as human beings, our health, our dignity, our sense of self, as well as our resources to act and participa…

  • The Killing Fields of Inequality

    The Killing Fields of Inequality
    av Goeran Therborn

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745662589

    Inequality is not just about the size of our wallets. It is a socio-cultural order which, for most of us, reduces our capabilities to function as human beings, our health, our dignity, our sense of self, as well as our resources to act and participa…

  • Contemporary Politics in the Middle East

    Contemporary Politics in the Middle East
    av Beverley Milton-Edwards

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509520831

    The fourth edition of this dynamic and popular text provides a comprehensive introduction to contemporary politics in the Middle East. Fully revised and updated throughout, it features a new chapter on the Arab Spring and its aftermath, plus a wide…

  • Contemporary Politics in the Middle East

    Contemporary Politics in the Middle East
    av Beverley Milton-Edwards

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509520824

    The fourth edition of this dynamic and popular text provides a comprehensive introduction to contemporary politics in the Middle East. Fully revised and updated throughout, it features a new chapter on the Arab Spring and its aftermath, plus a wide…

  • The Philosophy of Religion

    The Philosophy of Religion
    av Beverley Clack

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509516933

    For over twenty years, Beverley Clack and Brian R. Clack's distinctive and thought-provoking introduction to the philosophy of religion has been of enormous value to students and scholars, providing an approach to the subject that is bold and refres…

  • The Philosophy of Religion

    The Philosophy of Religion
    av Beverley Clack

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509516926

    For over twenty years, Beverley Clack and Brian R. Clack's distinctive and thought-provoking introduction to the philosophy of religion has been of enormous value to students and scholars, providing an approach to the subject that is bold and refres…

  • Crime in an Insecure World

    Crime in an Insecure World
    av Richard V. Ericson

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745638294

    This new book by Richard Ericson explores the alarming trend across Western societies of treating every imaginable source of harm as a crime. It locates this trend in the 21st century obsession with insecurity fostered by neo-liberal governments. It…

  • Crime in an Insecure World

    Crime in an Insecure World
    av Richard V. Ericson

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745638287

    Crime in an Insecure World investigates the alarming trend across Western societies of treating every imaginable source of harm as a crime. It locates this trend in the 21st century obsession with insecurity fostered by neo-liberal governments. It e…

  • The Age of Disruption

    The Age of Disruption
    av Bernard Stiegler

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509529278

    Half a century ago Adorno and Horkheimer argued, with great prescience, that our increasingly rationalized world was witnessing the emergence of a new kind of barbarism, thanks in part to the stultifying effects of the culture industries. What they…

  • The Age of Disruption

    The Age of Disruption
    av Bernard Stiegler

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509529261

    Half a century ago Adorno and Horkheimer argued, with great prescience, that our increasingly rationalized world was witnessing the emergence of a new kind of barbarism, thanks in part to the stultifying effects of the culture industries. What they…

  • Nationalism

    Nationalism
    av Anthony D. Smith

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745651286

    For the last two centuries, nationalism has been a central feature of society and politics. Few ideologies can match its power and resonance, and no other political movement and symbolic language has such worldwide appeal and resilience. But nationa…

  • Nationalism

    Nationalism
    av Anthony D. Smith

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745651279

    For the last two centuries, nationalism has been a central feature of society and politics. Few ideologies can match its power and resonance, and no other political movement and symbolic language has such worldwide appeal and resilience. But nationa…

  • Global Politics of Health

    Global Politics of Health
    av Sara Davies

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745640426

    Global Politics of Health provides an innovative and comprehensive introduction to the field of health and international relations. It calls for a more nuanced understanding of the nature of the global health crisis and the political dilemmas associ…

  • Global Politics of Health

    Global Politics of Health
    av Sara Davies

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745640419

    International responses to the outbreak of SARS, the spread of HIV/AIDS, and the promotion of health as a human right all demonstrate how global politics have a profound effect on the way we think about and respond to major health challenges. Despit…

  • Facing Gaia

    Facing Gaia
    av Bruno Latour

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745684345

    The emergence of modern sciences in the seventeenth century profoundly renewed our understanding of Nature. For the last three centuries new ideas of Nature have been continuously developed by theology, politics, economics, and science, especially t…

  • Facing Gaia

    Facing Gaia
    av Bruno Latour

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745684338

    The emergence of modern sciences in the seventeenth century profoundly renewed our understanding of Nature. For the last three centuries new ideas of Nature have been continuously developed by theology, politics, economics, and science, especially t…

  • Is Free Speech Racist?

    Is Free Speech Racist?
    av Gavan Titley

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509536160

    The question of free speech is never far from the headlines and frequently declared to be in crisis. Starting from the observation that such debates so often focus on what can and cannot be said in relation to race, Gavan Titley asks why racism has…

  • Is Free Speech Racist?

    Is Free Speech Racist?
    av Gavan Titley

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509536153

    The question of free speech is never far from the headlines and frequently declared to be in crisis. Starting from the observation that such debates so often focus on what can and cannot be said in relation to race, Gavan Titley asks why racism has…

  • Geography

    Geography
    av Alexander B. Murphy

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509523016

    Ever since humans sketched primitive maps in the dirt, the quest to understand our surroundings has been fundamental to our survival. Studying geography revealed that the earth was round, showed our ancestors where to plant crops, and helped them ap…

  • Geography

    Geography
    av Alexander B. Murphy

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509523009

    Ever since humans sketched primitive maps in the dirt, the quest to understand our surroundings has been fundamental to our survival. Studying geography revealed that the earth was round, showed our ancestors where to plant crops, and helped them ap…

  • The People

    The People
    av Margaret Canovan

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745628226

    This groundbreaking study sets out to clarify one of the most influential but least studied of all political concepts. Despite continual talk of popular sovereignty, the idea of the people has been neglected by political theorists who have been dete…

  • The People

    The People
    av Margaret Canovan

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745628219

    This groundbreaking study sets out to clarify one of the most influential but least studied of all political concepts. Despite continual talk of popular sovereignty, the idea of the people has been neglected by political theorists who have been dete…

  • Democracy and Human Rights

    Democracy and Human Rights
    av David Beetham

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745623153

    What is democracy? How do we know when we have it? Is liberal democracy merely one, or the only, version of democracy, realizable at governmental level? What is the relation between democracy and human rights? This text attempts to answer these and…

  • The Metric Society

    The Metric Society
    av Steffen Mau

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509530410

    In today's world, numbers are in the ascendancy. Societies dominated by star ratings, scores, likes and lists are rapidly emerging, as data are collected on virtually every aspect of our lives. From annual university rankings, ratings agencies and f…

  • The Metric Society

    The Metric Society
    av Steffen Mau

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509530403

    In today's world, numbers are in the ascendancy. Societies dominated by star ratings, scores, likes and lists are rapidly emerging, as data are collected on virtually every aspect of our lives. From annual university rankings, ratings agencies and f…

  • Science of Science and Reflexivity

    Science of Science and Reflexivity
    av Pierre Bourdieu

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745630601

    One of the worlda s leading social thinkers, Bourdieua s work has become increasingly influential throughout the social sciences and humanities. In this new book he embarks on a sociological analysis of science and its legitimacy. Bourdieu argues th…

  • Science of Science and Reflexivity

    Science of Science and Reflexivity
    av Pierre Bourdieu

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745630595

    One of the worlda s leading social thinkers, Bourdieua s work has become increasingly influential throughout the social sciences and humanities. In this new book he embarks on a sociological analysis of science and its legitimacy. Bourdieu argues th…