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  • An Actor Prepares

    An Actor Prepares
    av Constantin Stanislavski

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780938431

    An Actor Prepares is the most famous acting training book ever to have been written and the work of Stanislavski has inspired generations of actors and trainers. This translation was the first to introduce Stanislavski's 'system' to the English spea…

  • Things Hidden Since the Foundation of the World

    Things Hidden Since the Foundation of the World
    av Rene Girard

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474268431

    Things Hidden Since the Foundation of the World presents a highly original global theory of culture. Here, in his greatest work, Rene Girard explores the function of violence, mimetic desire and the mechanism of the scapegoat, in the history of soci…

  • Building a Character

    Building a Character
    av Constantin Stanislavski

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780935676

    In this follow up to his most famous book, An Actor Prepares, Stanislavski develop his influential 'system' of acting by exploring the imaginative processes at the heart of the actor's craft. Building a Character deals with the physical realisation…

  • Metaphysics

    Metaphysics
    av Jonathan Tallant

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350006706

    If the sentence 'my cat is on the mat' is true how does it get to be true? Sentences are made true by what exists. But what about claims such as 'There were dinosaurs?' and '2+2=4'. How do they get to be true? Metaphysics: An Introduction uses the i…

  • Metaphysics

    Metaphysics
    av Jonathan Tallant

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350006713

    If the sentence 'my cat is on the mat' is true how does it get to be true? Sentences are made true by what exists. But what about claims such as 'There were dinosaurs?' and '2+2=4'. How do they get to be true? Metaphysics: An Introduction uses the i…

  • Urban Design Thinking

    Urban Design Thinking
    av Kim Dovey

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472566942

    Urban Design Thinking provides a conceptual toolkit for urban design. Bridging the gap between theory and practice, it shows how the design of our cities and urban spaces can be interpreted and informed through contemporary theories of urbanism, arc…

  • Creating A Role

    Creating A Role
    av Constantin Stanislavski

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780936918

    Creating A Role is the third book - alongside the international bestseller An Actor Prepares and Building A Character - in the series of influential translations that introduced Stanislavski's acting 'system' to the English-speaking world. Here Stan…

  • Difference and Repetition

    Difference and Repetition
    av Gilles Deleuze

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472572356

    Since its publication in 1968, Difference and Repetition, an exposition of the critique of identity, has come to be considered a contemporary classic in philosophy and one of Gilles Deleuze's most important works. The text follows the development of…

  • The Power of Comics

    The Power of Comics
    av Randy Duncan

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472535702

    Fully revised and updated for its second edition, The Power of Comics remains the most authoritative introduction to comic books and graphic novels - the history of the medium, its many forms and manifestations and their place in contemporary cultur…

  • Rhythmanalysis

    Rhythmanalysis
    av Henri Lefebvre

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472507167

    Rhythmanalysis displays all the characteristics which made Lefebvre one of the most important Marxist thinkers of the twentieth century. In the analysis of rhythms -- both biological and social -- Lefebvre shows the interrelation of space and time i…

  • The Sexual Politics of Meat - 25th Anniversary Edition

    The Sexual Politics of Meat - 25th Anniversary Edition
    av Carol J. Adams

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501312830

    The Sexual Politics of Meat is Carol Adams' inspiring and controversial exploration of the interplay between contemporary society's ingrained cultural misogyny and its obsession with meat and masculinity. First published in 1990, the book has contin…

  • Geto Boys' The Geto Boys

    Geto Boys' The Geto Boys
    av Rolf Potts

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781628929461

    At the outset of summer in 1990, a Houston gangsta rap group called the Geto Boys was poised to debut its self-titled third album under the guidance of hip-hop guru Rick Rubin. What might have been a low-profile remix release from a little-known cor…

  • After Virtue

    After Virtue
    av Alasdair MacIntyre

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780936253

    Highly controversial when it was first published in 1981, Alasdair MacIntyre's After Virtue has since established itself as a landmark work in contemporary moral philosophy. In this book, MacIntyre sought to address a crisis in moral language that h…

  • Ecofeminism: Feminist Intersections with Other Animals and the Earth

    Ecofeminism: Feminist Intersections with Other Animals and the Earth

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781628928037

    Leading feminist scholars and activists as well as new voices introduce and explore themes central to contemporary ecofeminism.Ecofeminism: Feminist Intersections with Other Animals and the Earth first offers an historical, grounding overview that s…

  • Pedagogy of the Heart

    Pedagogy of the Heart
    av Paulo Freire

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474299114

    Pedagogy of the Heart represents some of the last writings by Paulo Freire. In this work, perhaps more so than any other, Freire presents a coherent set of principles for education and politics. For those who have read Freire's other works the book…

  • The Second World War

    The Second World War
    av Sir Winston S. Churchill

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472520876

    "I am perhaps the only man who has passed through the two supreme cataclysms of recorded history in high executive office... I was in this second struggle with Germany for more than five years the head of His Majesty's Government. I write therefore…

  • Writing Historical Fiction

    Writing Historical Fiction
    av Celia Brayfield

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780937854

    Writing Historical Fiction: A Writers' & Artists' Companion is an invaluable companion for a writer working in this challenging and popular literary genre, whether your period is Ancient Rome or World War II. PART 1 includes reflections on the genre…

  • The Ahuman Manifesto

    The Ahuman Manifesto
    av Patricia MacCormack

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350081109

    We are in the midst of a growing ecological crisis. Developing technologies and cultural interventions are throwing the status of "human" into question. It is against this context that Patricia McCormack delivers her expert justification for the "ah…

  • The Ahuman Manifesto

    The Ahuman Manifesto
    av Patricia MacCormack

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350081093

    We are in the midst of a growing ecological crisis. Developing technologies and cultural interventions are throwing the status of "human" into question. It is against this context that Patricia McCormack delivers her expert justification for the "ah…

  • Histories on Screen

    Histories on Screen

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474217033

    How, as historians, should we 'read' a film? Histories on Screen answers this and other questions in a crucial volume for any history student keen to master source use.The book begins with a theoretical 'Thinking about Film' section that explores th…

  • Histories on Screen

    Histories on Screen

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474217040

    How, as historians, should we 'read' a film? Histories on Screen answers this and other questions in a crucial volume for any history student keen to master source use.The book begins with a theoretical 'Thinking about Film' section that explores th…

  • Venice Saved

    Venice Saved
    av Simone Weil

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350043909

    Towards the end of her life, the French philosopher and mystic Simone Weil (1909-43) was working on a tragedy, Venice Saved. Appearing here in English for the first time, this play explores the realisation of Weil's own thoughts on tragedy. A figure…

  • My Life In Art

    My Life In Art
    av Constantin Stanislavski

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474299657

    No one has had a greater influence on acting as we know it than Stanislavski. His 'method' - or interpretations of it - has become the central force determining almost every performance we see on stage or screen. In My Life in Art Stanislavski recal…

  • Nothingness and the Meaning of Life

    Nothingness and the Meaning of Life
    av Nicholas Waghorn

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472531810

    What is the meaning of life? Does anything really matter? In the past few decades these questions, perennially associated with philosophy in the popular consciousness, have rightly retaken their place as central topics in the academy. In this major…

  • Donny Hathaway's Donny Hathaway Live

    Donny Hathaway's Donny Hathaway Live
    av Emily J. Lordi

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781628929805

    In January of 1979, the great soul artist Donny Hathaway fell fifteen stories from a window of Manhattan's Essex House Hotel in an alleged suicide. He was 33 years old and everyone he worked with called him a genius. Best known for "A Song for You,"…

  • David Bowie's Diamond Dogs

    David Bowie's Diamond Dogs
    av Glenn Hendler

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501336584

    After his breakthrough with Ziggy Stardust and before his U.S. pop hits "Fame" and "Golden Years" David Bowie produced a dark and difficult concept album set in a post-apocalyptic "Hunger City" populated by post-human "mutants." Diamond Dogs include…

  • In Search of the Romans Second Edition

    In Search of the Romans Second Edition
    av James Renshaw

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474299916

    In Search of the Romans is a lively and informative introduction to ancient Rome. Making extensive use of ancient sources and copiously illustrated with photographs, drawings, maps and plans, now for the first time in colour, its opening two chapter…

  • Elton John's Blue Moves

    Elton John's Blue Moves
    av Matthew Restall

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501355424

    By 1976, Elton John was the best-selling recording artist and the highest-grossing touring act in the world. With seven #1 albums in a row and a reputation as a riveting piano-pounding performer, the former Reggie Dwight had gone with dazzling speed…

  • Being and Event

    Being and Event
    av Alain Badiou

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472511065

    Since the book's first publication in 1988, Alain Badiou's Being and Event has established itself of one of the most important and controversial works in contemporary philosophy and its author as one of the most influential thinkers of our time. Bei…

  • The Ceramics Reader

    The Ceramics Reader

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472584434

    The Ceramics Reader is an impressive editorial collection of essays and text extracts, covering every discipline within ceramics, past and present. Tackling such fundamental questions as "why are ceramics important?", the book also considers the fie…

  • The Ceramics Reader

    The Ceramics Reader

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472584427

    The Ceramics Reader is an impressive editorial collection of essays and text extracts, covering every discipline within ceramics, past and present. Tackling such fundamental questions as "why are ceramics important?", the book also considers the fie…

  • Valkyrie

    Valkyrie
    av Johanna Katrin Fridriksdottir

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788314770

    Valkyries: the female supernatural beings that choose who dies and who lives on the battlefield. They protect some, but guide spears, arrows and sword blades into the bodies of others. Viking myths about valkyries attempt to elevate the banality of…

  • Becoming Beauvoir

    Becoming Beauvoir
    av Kate Kirkpatrick

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350047174

    "One is not born a woman, but becomes one", Simone de BeauvoirA symbol of liberated womanhood, Simone de Beauvoir's unconventional relationships inspired and scandalised her generation. A philosopher, writer, and feminist icon, she won prestigious l…

  • Becoming Beauvoir

    Becoming Beauvoir
    av Kate Kirkpatrick

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350168435

    "One is not born a woman, but becomes one", Simone de BeauvoirA symbol of liberated womanhood, Simone de Beauvoir's unconventional relationships inspired and scandalised her generation. A philosopher, writer, and feminist icon, she won prestigious l…

  • Teaching English to Young Learners

    Teaching English to Young Learners

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472588562

    Aimed at student teachers, educators and practitioners, Teaching English Language to Young Learners outlines and explains the crucial issues, themes and scenarios relating to this area of teaching. Each chapter by a leading international scholar off…

  • Teaching English to Young Learners

    Teaching English to Young Learners

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472588579

    Aimed at student teachers, educators and practitioners, Teaching English Language to Young Learners outlines and explains the crucial issues, themes and scenarios relating to this area of teaching. Each chapter by a leading international scholar off…

  • Truth and Method

    Truth and Method
    av Hans-Georg Gadamer

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780936246

    Truth and Method is a landmark work of 20th century thought which established Hans Georg-Gadamer as one of the most important philosophical voices of the 20th Century. In this book, Gadamer established the field of 'philosophical hermeneutics': expl…

  • The Study of Religion

    The Study of Religion
    av George D. Chryssides

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780938400

    This updated textbook unravels the complex issues related to methodology and theory in the study of religion. It equips students with the knowledge needed for the academic study of religion, explaining the history of the methodology, including ideas…

  • The Study of Religion

    The Study of Religion
    av George D. Chryssides

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780937007

    This updated textbook unravels the complex issues related to methodology and theory in the study of religion. It equips students with the knowledge needed for the academic study of religion, explaining the history of the methodology, including ideas…

  • Pedagogy of the Oppressed

    Pedagogy of the Oppressed
    av Paulo Freire, Myra Bergman Ramos, Donaldo Macedo

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501314131

  • Philosophical Posthumanism

    Philosophical Posthumanism
    av Francesca Ferrando

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350186019

    The notion of 'the human' is in need of urgent redefinition. At a time of radical bio-technological developments, and in light of the political and environmental imperatives of our age, the term 'posthuman' provides an alternative. The philosophical…

  • Philosophical Posthumanism

    Philosophical Posthumanism
    av Francesca Ferrando

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350059504

    The notion of 'the human' is in need of urgent redefinition. At a time of radical bio-technological developments, and in light of the political and environmental imperatives of our age, the term 'posthuman' provides an alternative. The philosophical…

  • Place, Belonging and School Leadership

    Place, Belonging and School Leadership
    av Kathryn Riley

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350093676

    Place, Belonging and School Leadership offers research findings, analysis and accessible tools for further research inquiry that are designed to contribute to the development of professional learning communities. Researching about place and belongin…

  • Place, Belonging and School Leadership

    Place, Belonging and School Leadership
    av Kathryn Riley

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474292993

    Place, Belonging and School Leadership offers research findings, analysis and accessible tools for further research inquiry that are designed to contribute to the development of professional learning communities. Researching about place and belongin…

  • The Selected Writings of Pierre Hadot

    The Selected Writings of Pierre Hadot
    av Pierre Hadot, Pierre Hadot, Matthew Sharpe, Pierre Hadot

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474272995

    This collection of writings from Pierre Hadot (1992-2010) presents, for the first time, previously unreleased and in some cases untranslated materials from one of the world's most prominent classical philosophers and historians of thought. As a pass…

  • The Selected Writings of Pierre Hadot

    The Selected Writings of Pierre Hadot
    av Pierre Hadot, Pierre Hadot, Matthew Sharpe, Pierre Hadot

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474272971

    This collection of writings from Pierre Hadot (1992-2010) presents, for the first time, previously unreleased and in some cases untranslated materials from one of the world's most prominent classical philosophers and historians of thought. As a pass…

  • The Bloomsbury Handbook of Sound Art

    The Bloomsbury Handbook of Sound Art

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501338793

    The Bloomsbury Handbook of Sound Art explores and delineates what Sound Art is in the 21st century. Sound artworks today embody the contemporary and transcultural trends towards the post-apocalyptic, a wide sensorial spectrum of sonic imaginaries as…

  • Grateful Dead's Workingman's Dead

    Grateful Dead's Workingman's Dead
    av Buzz Poole

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781628929249

    Released in 1970, Workingman's Dead was the breakthrough album for the Grateful Dead, a cold-water-shock departure from the Acid Test madness of the late '60s. It was the band's most commercially and critically successful release to date. More impor…

  • Why Medieval Philosophy Matters

    Why Medieval Philosophy Matters
    av Stephen Boulter

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350094161

    Tackling the question of why medieval philosophy matters in the current age, Stephen Boulter issues a passionate and robust defence of this school in the history of ideas. He examines both familiar territory and neglected texts and thinkers whilst a…

  • Why Medieval Philosophy Matters

    Why Medieval Philosophy Matters
    av Stephen Boulter

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350094154

    Tackling the question of why medieval philosophy matters in the current age, Stephen Boulter issues a passionate and robust defence of this school in the history of ideas. He examines both familiar territory and neglected texts and thinkers whilst a…

  • To Have or To Be?

    To Have or To Be?
    av Erich Fromm

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780936802

    To Have Or to Be? is one of the seminal books of the second half of the 20th century. Nothing less than a manifesto for a new social and psychological revolution to save our threatened planet, this book is a summary of the penetrating thought of Eri…

  • Classic Tailoring Techniques for Menswear

    Classic Tailoring Techniques for Menswear
    av Roberto Cabrera

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781628921700

    Since its first publication, Classic Tailoring Techniques for Menswear has been the authoritative resource for custom hand tailoring production. This new edition focuses on updating these timeless construction techniques through extensive use of all…

  • Othello

    Othello
    av William Shakespeare

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472571762

    This second edition of Othello has a new, illustrated introduction by leading American scholar Ayanna Thompson, which addresses such key issues as race, religion and gender, as well as looking at ways in which the play has been adapted in more recen…

  • Othello

    Othello
    av William Shakespeare

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472571779

    This second edition of Othello has a new, illustrated introduction by leading American scholar Ayanna Thompson, which addresses such key issues as race, religion and gender, as well as looking at ways in which the play has been adapted in more recen…

  • The Anthropology of Hunter-Gatherers

    The Anthropology of Hunter-Gatherers
    av Vicki Cummings

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780932026

    This book provides a basic introduction to key debates in the study of hunter-gatherers, specifically from an anthropological perspective, but designed for an archaeological audience. Hunter-gatherers have been the focus of intense anthropological r…

  • The Anthropology of Hunter-Gatherers

    The Anthropology of Hunter-Gatherers
    av Vicki Cummings

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472584021

    This book provides a basic introduction to key debates in the study of hunter-gatherers, specifically from an anthropological perspective, but designed for an archaeological audience. Hunter-gatherers have been the focus of intense anthropological r…

  • The Precariat

    The Precariat
    av Guy Standing

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474294164

    First published in 2011 The Precariat is the hugely influential first account of an emerging class of people facing insecurity, moving in and out of precarious work that gives little meaning to their lives. Standing warns that the growth of the prec…

  • Critical Craft

    Critical Craft

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472594853

    From Oaxacan wood carvings to dessert kitchens in provincial France, Critical Craft presents thirteen ethnographies which examine what defines and makes 'craft' in a wide variety of practices from around the world. Challenging the conventional under…

  • Critical Craft

    Critical Craft

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472594860

    From Oaxacan wood carvings to dessert kitchens in provincial France, Critical Craft presents thirteen ethnographies which examine what defines and makes 'craft' in a wide variety of practices from around the world. Challenging the conventional under…

  • Greek Sanctuaries and Temple Architecture

    Greek Sanctuaries and Temple Architecture
    av Mary Emerson

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472575289

    Assuming no prior knowledge, this book introduces the reader to a selection of sites and temples, exploring them in detail and explaining all technical terms along the way. Intended for college-level students and the interested general reader, this…

  • The Albanians

    The Albanians
    av Miranda Vickers

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350141445

    This is the first full account of a country that, following decades of isolation, has undergone unprecedented changes to its political system: the collapse of communism, the progression to multi-party elections and the upheaval that followed the Mar…

  • Research Methods in Linguistics

    Research Methods in Linguistics

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350043435

    Research Methods in Linguistics guides the reader through the key issues, principles, and contributions of core methods in linguistic research. It is an essential resource for researchers and graduate students looking for clear introductions to key…

  • Research Methods in Linguistics

    Research Methods in Linguistics

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350043428

    An in-depth introduction to all research methods in linguistics, this is the ideal textbook for undergraduate and postgraduate students. Research Methods are important skills for students of linguistics to learn prior to undertaking research project…

  • Reflective Teaching in Higher Education

    Reflective Teaching in Higher Education
    av Paul Ashwin

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350084667

    Reflective Teaching in Higher Education is the definitive textbook for those wanting to excel at teaching in the sector. Informed by the latest research in this area, the book offers extensive support for those at the start of an academic career and…

  • Women of Ice and Fire

    Women of Ice and Fire

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501302909

    George R.R. Martin's acclaimed seven-book fantasy series A Song of Ice and Fire is unique for its strong and multi-faceted female protagonists. The Game of Thrones universe challenges, exploits, yet also changes how we think of women and gender, not…

  • Women of Ice and Fire

    Women of Ice and Fire

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501302893

    George R.R. Martin's acclaimed seven-book fantasy series A Song of Ice and Fire is unique for its strong and multi-faceted female protagonists, from teen queen Daenerys, scheming Queen Cersei, child avenger Arya, knight Brienne, Red Witch Melisandre…