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  • The Bloomsbury Companion to Continental Philosophy

    The Bloomsbury Companion to Continental Philosophy

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441131997

    Originally published as the Continuum Companion to Continental Philosophy, this book offers the definitive guide to contemporary Continental thought. It covers all the most pressing and important themes and categories in the field - areas that have…

  • Sound Design for Moving Image

    Sound Design for Moving Image
    av Kahra Scott-James

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474235112

    Sound Design for Moving Image offers a clear introduction to sound design theory and practice to help you integrate sound ideas into your productions. Contemporary soundtracks are often made up of hundreds of separate tracks, and thousands of indivi…

  • Western Esotericism: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Western Esotericism: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Professor Wouter J. Hanegraaff

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441136466

    Western esotericism has been a pervasive presence in Western culture from late antiquity to the present day, but until recently it was largely ignored by scholars and surrounded by misconceptions and prejudice. This accessible guide provides readers…

  • Western Esotericism: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Western Esotericism: A Guide for the Perplexed
    av Professor Wouter J. Hanegraaff

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441187130

    Western esotericism has been a pervasive presence in Western culture from late antiquity to the present day, but until recently it was largely ignored by scholars and surrounded by misconceptions and prejudice. This accessible guide provides readers…

  • The Bloomsbury Introduction to Children's and Young Adult Literature

    The Bloomsbury Introduction to Children's and Young Adult Literature
    av Professor Karen Coats

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472575531

    From Maria Edgeworth, Dr Seuss and Lewis Carroll to Sherman Alexie, Sharon Flake, and Gene Luen Yang, this is a comprehensive introduction to studying the infinitely varied worlds of literature for children and young adults. Exploring a diverse rang…

  • The Bloomsbury Introduction to Children's and Young Adult Literature

    The Bloomsbury Introduction to Children's and Young Adult Literature
    av Professor Karen Coats

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472575548

    From Maria Edgeworth, Dr Seuss and Lewis Carroll to Sherman Alexie, Sharon Flake, and Gene Luen Yang, this is a comprehensive introduction to studying the infinitely varied worlds of literature for children and young adults. Exploring a diverse rang…

  • 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…

  • Design, Ecology, Politics

    Design, Ecology, Politics
    av Joanna Boehnert

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472588609

    Design, Ecology, Politics links social and ecological theory to design theory and practice, critiquing the ways in which the design industry perpetuates unsustainable development.Boehnert argues that when design does engage with issues of sustainabi…

  • Design, Ecology, Politics

    Design, Ecology, Politics
    av Joanna Boehnert

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472588616

    Design, Ecology, Politics links social and ecological theory to design theory and practice, critiquing the ways in which the design industry perpetuates unsustainable development.Boehnert argues that when design does engage with issues of sustainabi…

  • Design by IKEA

    Design by IKEA
    av Sara Kristoffersson

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857858146

    Sara Kristoffersson's compelling study provides the first sustained critical history of IKEA. Kristoffersson argues that the company's commercial success has been founded on a neat alignment of the brand with a particular image of Swedish national i…

  • The Precariat

    The Precariat
    av Prof. 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…

  • Philosophy of Language

    Philosophy of Language
    av Dr Chris Daly

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441180513

    Philosophy of Language is an accessible yet detailed introduction to the major issues and thinkers in the subject.Thematically structured, Philosophy of Language introduces the work of leading thinkers whohave contributed to the discipline, includin…

  • Philosophy of Language

    Philosophy of Language
    av Dr Chris Daly

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441173508

    Philosophy ofLanguageprovides students with an accessible yet detailed introduction to the majorissues and thinkers in the subject. Ideal for use on undergraduate courses, butalso of value for postgraduate students, the structure and content of this…

  • In Search of the Greeks (Second Edition)

    In Search of the Greeks (Second Edition)
    av James Renshaw

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472530264

    In Search of the Greeks offers an engaging introduction to the societies of Classical Greece. Making extensive use of ancient sources and illustrated with some hundred and fifty photographs, drawings, maps and plans, many now for the first time in c…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Veil

    Veil
    av Rafia Zakaria

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501322778

    Object Lessons is a series of short, beautifully designed books about the hidden lives of ordinary things. The veil can be an instrument of feminist empowerment, and veiled anonymity can confer power to women. Starting from her own marriage ceremony…

  • 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…

  • Hegel in A Wired Brain

    Hegel in A Wired Brain
    av Slavoj Zizek

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350124417

    In celebration of the 250th anniversary of the birth of G.W.F. Hegel, Slavoj Zizek gives us a reading of the philosophical giant that changes our way of thinking about our new posthuman era. No ordinary study of Hegel, Hegel in a Wired Brain investi…

  • 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…

  • Linguistics: An Introduction

    Linguistics: An Introduction
    av William B. McGregor

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567583529

    This is the new edition of Linguistics: An Introduction. It is a bestselling introductory textbook for all students of linguistics and language studies. This reworked edition features: -new chapters on sign languages, writing, and text and discourse…

  • Linguistics: An Introduction

    Linguistics: An Introduction
    av William B. McGregor

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780567049261

    This is the new edition of Linguistics: An Introduction. It is a bestselling introductory textbook for all students of linguistics and language studies. This reworked edition features: -new chapters on sign languages, writing, and text and discourse…

  • Things Hidden Since the Foundation of the World

    Things Hidden Since the Foundation of the World
    av Dr 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…

  • Confucianism in China

    Confucianism in China
    av Tony Swain

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474242431

    This accessible history of Confucianism, or the 'Way of the Ru', emphasizes the religious dimensions of the tradition. It clearly explains the tradition's unique and subtle philosophical ideals as well as the 'arts of the Ru' whereby seemingly simpl…

  • Confucianism in China

    Confucianism in China
    av Tony Swain

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474242448

    This accessible history of Confucianism, or the 'Way of the Ru', emphasizes the religious dimensions of the tradition. It clearly explains the tradition's unique and subtle philosophical ideals as well as the 'arts of the Ru' whereby seemingly simpl…

  • 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…

  • Impro

    Impro
    av Keith Johnstone

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350069039

    In this landmark work Keith Johnstone provides a revelatory guide to rediscovering and unlocking the imagination. Admired for its clarity and zest, Impro lays bare the techniques and exercises used to foster spontaneity and narrative skill for actor…

  • Studying Plays

    Studying Plays
    av Dr Mick Wallis

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350007321

    Now in its 4th edition, this is an accessible and comprehensive introduction to the critical study of drama. Using familiar examples of classic and contemporary works such as Shakespeare's King Lear, Ibsen's A Doll's House and Timberlake Wertenbaker…

  • Studying Plays

    Studying Plays
    av Dr Mick Wallis

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350007338

    Now in its 4th edition, this is an accessible and comprehensive introduction to the critical study of drama. Using familiar examples of classic and contemporary works such as Shakespeare's King Lear, Ibsen's A Doll's House and Timberlake Wertenbaker…

  • Production Design for Screen

    Production Design for Screen
    av Jane Barnwell

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501373718

    Packed with colour film stills, exclusive pre-production artwork and behind-the-scenes production images, this landmark book celebrates the production designer's contribution to visual storytelling on screen. It illuminates the visual concepts behin…

  • 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…

  • Reterritorializing Linguistic Landscapes

    Reterritorializing Linguistic Landscapes

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350077966

    A historically, spatially and methodologically rich sub-field of sociolinguistics, Linguistic Landscapes (LL) is a rapidly evolving area of research and study. With contributions by an international team of experts from the USA, Europe, the UK, Sout…

  • 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…

  • Cities in Time

    Cities in Time
    av Professor Ali Madanipour

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474220712

    From street-markets and pop-up shops to art installations and Olympic parks, the temporary use of urban space is a growing international trend in architecture and urban design. Partly a response to economic and ecological crisis, it also claims to o…

  • Cities in Time

    Cities in Time
    av Professor Ali Madanipour

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474220729

    From street-markets and pop-up shops to art installations and Olympic parks, the temporary use of urban space is a growing international trend in architecture and urban design. Partly a response to economic and ecological crisis, it also claims to o…

  • Making Sense of People and Place in Linguistic Landscapes

    Making Sense of People and Place in Linguistic Landscapes

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350159532

    This volume offers comprehensive analyses of how we live continuously in a multiplicity and simultaneity of 'places'. It explores what it means to be in place, the variety of ways in which meanings of place are made and how relationships to others a…

  • Making Sense of People and Place in Linguistic Landscapes

    Making Sense of People and Place in Linguistic Landscapes

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350037984

    This volume offers comprehensive analyses of how we live continuously in a multiplicity and simultaneity of 'places'. It explores what it means to be in place, the variety of ways in which meanings of place are made and how relationships to others a…

  • Sustainable Fashion

    Sustainable Fashion
    av Janet Hethorn

    Övrigt - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501395383

    As issues surrounding sustainability in the fashion industry continue to evolve, the conversation in this collection of essays from leading fashion academics and practitioners has been updated with current concepts and industry practices. Sustainabl…

  • The Invention of Monolingualism

    The Invention of Monolingualism
    av Dr. David Gramling

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501318047

    Winner of the 2018 Book Award awarded by the American Association for Applied Linguistics The Invention of Monolingualism harnesses literary studies, applied linguisitics, translation studies, and cultural studies to offer a groundbreaking investiga…

  • The Invention of Monolingualism

    The Invention of Monolingualism
    av Dr. David Gramling

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501318054

    Winner of the 2018 Book Award awarded by the American Association for Applied Linguistics The Invention of Monolingualism harnesses literary studies, applied linguisitics, translation studies, and cultural studies to offer a groundbreaking investiga…

  • Counterfactuals

    Counterfactuals
    av Christopher Prendergast

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350090095

    What are counterfactuals and what is their point? In many cases, none at all. It may be true that if kangaroos didn't have tails, they would fall over, but they do have tails and if they didn't they wouldn't be kangaroos (or would they?). This is th…

  • Counterfactuals

    Counterfactuals
    av Christopher Prendergast

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350090088

    What are counterfactuals and what is their point? In many cases, none at all. It may be true that if kangaroos didn't have tails, they would fall over, but they do have tails and if they didn't they wouldn't be kangaroos (or would they?). This is th…

  • Becoming Atheist

    Becoming Atheist
    av Callum G. Brown

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474224529

    The Western World is becoming atheist. In the space of three generations churchgoing and religious belief have become alien to millions. We are in the midst of one of humankind's great cultural changes. How has this happened?Becoming Atheist explore…

  • Becoming Atheist

    Becoming Atheist
    av Callum G. Brown

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474224499

    The Western World is becoming atheist. In the space of three generations churchgoing and religious belief have become alien to millions. We are in the midst of one of humankind's great cultural changes. How has this happened?Becoming Atheist explore…

  • The Bloomsbury Reader in Religion, Sexuality, and Gender

    The Bloomsbury Reader in Religion, Sexuality, and Gender

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474237789

    How do religion, gender and sexuality interact? How have they impacted, and continue to impact, human culture? The Bloomsbury Reader in Religion, Sexuality and Gender brings together, for the first time, the key texts in the field. Designed as a tex…

  • The Bloomsbury Reader in Religion, Sexuality, and Gender

    The Bloomsbury Reader in Religion, Sexuality, and Gender

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474237796

    How do religion, gender and sexuality interact? How have they impacted, and continue to impact, human culture? The Bloomsbury Reader in Religion, Sexuality and Gender brings together, for the first time, the key texts in the field. Designed as a tex…

  • Research Methods in Interpreting

    Research Methods in Interpreting
    av Sandra Hale

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441168511

    This is the first book to deliver a comprehensive guide to research methods in all types of interpreting. It brings together the expertise of two world-recognized scholars in spoken and signed language interpreting to cover the full scope of the dis…

  • Research Methods in Interpreting

    Research Methods in Interpreting
    av Sandra Hale

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441147707

    This is the first book to deliver a comprehensive guide to research methods in all types of interpreting. It brings together the expertise of two world-recognized scholars in spoken and signed language interpreting to cover the full scope of the dis…

  • J.J. Pizzuto's Fabric Science Swatch Kit

    J.J. Pizzuto's Fabric Science Swatch Kit
    av Ingrid Johnson

    Övrigt - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501316517

    J.J. Pizzuto's Fabric Science Swatch Kit, 11th Edition reinforces the study of textiles for students in fashion design, merchandising, interior design, product development and home furnishings. The kit contains 114 (2"x 3") fabric samples, a fabric…

  • What are Exhibitions for? An Anthropological Approach

    What are Exhibitions for? An Anthropological Approach
    av Dr Inge Daniels

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350065390

    Why do people go to exhibitions, and what do they hope to gain from the experience? What would happen if people were encouraged to move freely through exhibition spaces, take photographs and be playful?In this book, Inge Daniels explores what might…

  • What are Exhibitions for? An Anthropological Approach

    What are Exhibitions for? An Anthropological Approach
    av Dr Inge Daniels

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350065352

    Why do people go to exhibitions, and what do they hope to gain from the experience? What would happen if people were encouraged to move freely through exhibition spaces, take photographs and be playful?In this book, Inge Daniels explores what might…

  • Proust, Photography, and the Time of Life

    Proust, Photography, and the Time of Life
    av Professor Suzanne Guerlac

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350152236

    Through an engagement with the philosophies of Proust's contemporaries, Felix Ravaisson, Henri Bergson, and Georg Simmel, Suzanne Guerlac presents an original reading of Remembrance of Things Past (A la recherche du temps perdu). Challenging traditi…

  • Proust, Photography, and the Time of Life

    Proust, Photography, and the Time of Life
    av Professor Suzanne Guerlac

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350152229

    Through an engagement with the philosophies of Proust's contemporaries, Felix Ravaisson, Henri Bergson, and Georg Simmel, Suzanne Guerlac presents an original reading of Remembrance of Things Past (A la recherche du temps perdu). Challenging traditi…

  • Making It Heard

    Making It Heard

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501344435

    From the mid-20th century to present, the Brazilian art, literature, and music scene have been witness to a wealth of creative approaches involving sound. This is the backdrop for Making It Heard: A History of Brazilian Sound Art, a volume that offe…

  • History by Numbers

    History by Numbers
    av Prof. Pat Hudson

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474294157

    Fully updated and carefully revised, this new 2nd edition of History by Numbers stands alone as the only textbook on quantitative methods suitable for students of history. Even the numerically challenged will find inspiration.Taking a problem-solvin…

  • Critique, Subversion, and Chinese Philosophy

    Critique, Subversion, and Chinese Philosophy

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350115842

    Bringing together a number of case studies, this book shows how from early on Chinese philosophical discourses unfolded through innovation and the subversion of dominant forms of thinking. Narrowing in on the commonplace Chinese motto that "the thre…

  • Design Roots

    Design Roots

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474241793

    Design Roots provides a comprehensive review of culturally significant designs, products and practices which are rooted to particular communities through making tradition and a sense of place. Many rich traditional practices associated with communit…

  • Design Roots

    Design Roots

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474241809

    Design Roots provides a comprehensive review of culturally significant designs, products and practices which are rooted to particular communities through making tradition and a sense of place. Many rich traditional practices associated with communit…

  • The Bloomsbury Companion to Stanley Kubrick

    The Bloomsbury Companion to Stanley Kubrick

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501343629

    Stanley Kubrick is one of the most revered directors in cinema history. His 13 films, including classics such as Paths of Glory, 2001: A Space Odyssey, A Clockwork Orange, Barry Lyndon, and The Shining, attracted controversy, acclaim, a devoted cult…

  • Data Collection Research Methods in Applied Linguistics

    Data Collection Research Methods in Applied Linguistics
    av Dr Heath Rose

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350025844

    The successful collection of data is a key challenge to obtaining reliable and valid results in applied linguistics research. Data Collection Research Methods in Applied Linguistics investigates how research is conducted in the field, encompassing t…

  • Data Collection Research Methods in Applied Linguistics

    Data Collection Research Methods in Applied Linguistics
    av Dr Heath Rose

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350025837

    The successful collection of data is a key challenge to obtaining reliable and valid results in applied linguistics research. Data Collection Research Methods in Applied Linguistics investigates how research is conducted in the field, encompassing t…

  • Queer Style

    Queer Style
    av Adam Geczy

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847881960

    Queer Style offers an insight into queer fashionability by addressing the role that clothing has played in historical and contemporary lifestyles. From a fashion studies perspective, it examines the function of subcultural dress within queer communi…

  • Transforming Type

    Transforming Type
    av Barbara Brownie

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857856333

    Transforming Type examines kinetic or moving type in a range of fields including film credits, television idents, interactive poetry and motion graphics. As the screen increasingly imitates the properties of real-life environments, typographic seque…

  • Transforming Type

    Transforming Type
    av Barbara Brownie

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857857675

    Transforming Type examines kinetic or moving type in a range of fields including film credits, television idents, interactive poetry and motion graphics. As the screen increasingly imitates the properties of real-life environments, typographic seque…

  • Rethinking Children's Play

    Rethinking Children's Play
    av Dr Fraser Brown

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441194695

    Rethinking Children's Play examines attitudes towards, and experiences of, children's play. Fraser Brown and Michael Patte draw on a wide range of thought, research and practice from different fields and countries to debate, challenge and re-apprais…

  • Rethinking Children's Play

    Rethinking Children's Play
    av Dr Fraser Brown

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441173669

    Rethinking Children's Play examines attitudes towards, and experiences of, children's play. Fraser Brown and Michael Patte draw on a wide range of thought, research and practice from different fields and countries to debate, challenge and re-apprais…

  • Postmodern Music, Postmodern Listening

    Postmodern Music, Postmodern Listening
    av Jonathan D. Kramer

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501306013

    Kramer was one of the most visionary musical thinkers of the second half of the 20th century. In his The Time of Music, he approached the idea of the many different ways that time itself is articulated musically. This book has become influential amo…

  • Postmodern Music, Postmodern Listening

    Postmodern Music, Postmodern Listening
    av Jonathan D. Kramer

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501306020

    Kramer was one of the most visionary musical thinkers of the second half of the 20th century. In his The Time of Music, he approached the idea of the many different ways that time itself is articulated musically. This book has become influential amo…

  • China and the Chinese in Popular Film

    China and the Chinese in Popular Film
    av Jeffrey Richards

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350212138

    There's a folk memory of China in which numberless yellow hordes pour out of the 'mysterious East' to overwhelm the vulnerable West, accompanied by a stereotype of the Chinese as cruel, cunning and depraved. Hollywood films played their part in perp…

  • Violence and the Sacred

    Violence and the Sacred
    av Dr Rene Girard

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472520814

    Violence and the Sacred is Rene Girard's landmark study of human evil. Here Girard explores violence as it is represented and occurs throughout history, literature and myth. Girard's forceful and thought-provoking analyses of Biblical narrative, Gre…

  • Taking Rights Seriously

    Taking Rights Seriously
    av Professor Ronald Dworkin

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780937564

    A landmark work of political and legal philosophy, Ronald Dworkin's Taking Rights Seriously was acclaimed as a major work on its first publication in 1977 and remains profoundly influential in the 21st century. A forceful statement of liberal princi…