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  • Not for You

    Not for You
    av Ronen Givony

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501360688

    There has never been a band like Pearl Jam. The Seattle quintet has recorded eleven studio albums; sold some 85 million records; played over a thousand shows, in fifty countries; and had five different albums reach number one. But Pearl Jam's story…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Videographic Cinema

    Videographic Cinema
    av Jonathan Rozenkrantz

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501362422

    In 1957, A Face in the Crowd incorporated live video images to warn about the future of broadcast TV. In 2015, Kung Fury was infused with analogue noise to evoke the nostalgic feeling of watching an old VHS tape. Between the two films, numerous ones…

  • Bodies of Water

    Bodies of Water
    av Dr Astrida Neimanis

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350112551

    This book is available as open access through the Bloomsbury Open Access programme and is available on www.bloomsburycollections.com.Water is the element that, more than any other, ties human beings in to the world around them - from the oceans that…

  • Bodies of Water

    Bodies of Water
    av Dr Astrida Neimanis

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474275385

    This book is available as open access through the Bloomsbury Open Access programme and is available on www.bloomsburycollections.com.Water is the element that, more than any other, ties human beings in to the world around them - from the oceans that…

  • 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…

  • Taking Rights Seriously

    Taking Rights Seriously
    av 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • A Cultural History of the Human Body in the Renaissance

    A Cultural History of the Human Body in the Renaissance

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472554642

    The Renaissance was a time of immense change in the social, political, economic, intellectual, and artistic arenas of the Western world. The cultural construction of the human body occupied a pivotal role in those transformations. The social and cul…

  • 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…

  • The Twentieth-Century World, 1914 to the Present

    The Twentieth-Century World, 1914 to the Present
    av John C. Corbally

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474297936

    The Twentieth-Century World, 1914 to the Present introduces students to five distinct historical themes in 20th century history - politics, economics, religion, technology and the environment. Each of these themes is set in a social and cultural his…

  • The Twentieth-Century World, 1914 to the Present

    The Twentieth-Century World, 1914 to the Present
    av John C. Corbally

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474297974

    The Twentieth-Century World, 1914 to the Present introduces students to five distinct historical themes in 20th century history - politics, economics, religion, technology and the environment. Each of these themes is set in a social and cultural his…

  • Teacher Cognition and Language Education

    Teacher Cognition and Language Education
    av Simon Borg

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472532060

    The study of teacher cognition - what teachers think, know and believe - and of its relationship to teachers' classroom practices has become a key theme in the field of language teaching and teacher education. This new in paperback volume provides a…

  • Women in World History

    Women in World History
    av Bonnie G. Smith

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474272933

    Women in World History brings together the most recent scholarship in women's and world history in a single volume covering the period from 1450 to the present, enabling readers to understand women's relationship to world developments over the past…

  • Women in World History

    Women in World History
    av Bonnie G. Smith

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474272926

    Women in World History brings together the most recent scholarship in women's and world history in a single volume covering the period from 1450 to the present, enabling readers to understand women's relationship to world developments over the past…

  • Pedagogy of the Oppressed

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

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501314131

  • 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…

  • Tim Maia's Tim Maia Racional Vols. 1 & 2

    Tim Maia's Tim Maia Racional Vols. 1 & 2
    av Allen Thayer

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501321535

    At the height of Tim Maia's soaring fame, he joined a radical, extraterrestrial-obsessed cult and created two plus albums of some of Brazil's-and the globe's-best funk and soul music. This book explores the career of the man often hailed as the Jame…

  • Tim Maia's Tim Maia Racional Vols. 1 & 2

    Tim Maia's Tim Maia Racional Vols. 1 & 2
    av Allen Thayer

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501321528

    At the height of Tim Maia's soaring fame, he joined a radical, extraterrestrial-obsessed cult and created two plus albums of some of Brazil's-and the globe's-best funk and soul music. This book explores the career of the man often hailed as the Jame…

  • D'Angelo's Voodoo

    D'Angelo's Voodoo
    av Faith A. Pennick

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501336508

    Voodoo, D'Angelo's much-anticipated 2000 release, set the standard for the musical cycle ordained as "neo-soul," a label the singer and songwriter would reject more than a decade later. The album is a product of heightened emotions and fused sensibi…

  • Software Takes Command

    Software Takes Command
    av Lev Manovich

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781623567453

    This book is available as open access through the Bloomsbury Open Access programme and is available on www.bloomsburycollections.com.Software has replaced a diverse array of physical, mechanical, and electronic technologies used before 21st century…

  • An Historical Introduction to the Philosophy of Mathematics: A Reader

    An Historical Introduction to the Philosophy of Mathematics: A Reader

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472525673

    A comprehensive collection of historical readings in the philosophy of mathematics and a selection of influential contemporary work, this much-needed introduction reveals the rich history of the subject.An Historical Introduction to the Philosophy o…

  • An Historical Introduction to the Philosophy of Mathematics: A Reader

    An Historical Introduction to the Philosophy of Mathematics: A Reader

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472525345

    A comprehensive collection of historical readings in the philosophy of mathematics and a selection of influential contemporary work, this much-needed introduction reveals the rich history of the subject.An Historical Introduction to the Philosophy o…

  • 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…

  • Global Economic History

    Global Economic History

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472588432

    What are the problems addressed by the growing field of global economic history? What debates and methodologies does it engage with? As Global Economic History shows, there are many answers to these questions. Riello and Roy, alongside 20 leading ac…

  • Global Economic History

    Global Economic History

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472588425

    What are the problems addressed by the growing field of global economic history? What debates and methodologies does it engage with? As Global Economic History shows, there are many answers to these questions. Riello and Roy, alongside 20 leading ac…

  • Metaphysics

    Metaphysics
    av Dr 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…

  • Practical Aesthetics

    Practical Aesthetics

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350116108

    This collection brings together artists and theoreticians to provide the first anthology of a new field: Practical Aesthetics.A work of art already contains its own criticism, a knowledge of its own which need not be conceptual or propositional. Yet…

  • Poetics of Deconstruction

    Poetics of Deconstruction
    av Lynn Turner

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350128590

    In Poetics of Deconstruction, Lynn Turner develops an intimate attention to independent films, art and the psychoanalyses by which they might make sense other than under continued license of the subject that calls himself man. Drawing extensively fr…

  • Philosophical Reflections on Neuroscience and Education

    Philosophical Reflections on Neuroscience and Education
    av William H. Kitchen

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350110922

    Philosophical Reflections on Neuroscience and Education explores conceptual and normative questions about the recent programme which aims to underpin education with neuroscientific principles. By invoking philosophical ideas such as Bennett and Hack…

  • Philosophical Reflections on Neuroscience and Education

    Philosophical Reflections on Neuroscience and Education
    av William H. Kitchen

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474283694

    Philosophical Reflections on Neuroscience and Education explores conceptual and normative questions about the recent programme which aims to underpin education with neuroscientific principles. By invoking philosophical ideas such as Bennett and Hack…

  • Fake

    Fake
    av Kati Stevens

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501338137

    Object Lessons is a series of short, beautifully designed books about the hidden lives of ordinary things.The electric candle and faux fur, coffee substitutes and meat analogues, Obama impersonators, prosthetics. Imitation this, false that. Humans h…

  • Plural Maghreb

    Plural Maghreb
    av Abdelkebir Khatibi

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350053953

    Abdelkebir Khatibi (1938-2009) was among the most renowned North African literary critics and authors of the past century whose unique treatments of subjects as vast as orientalism, otherness, coloniality, aesthetics, linguistics, sexuality, and the…

  • Plural Maghreb

    Plural Maghreb
    av Abdelkebir Khatibi

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350053946

    Abdelkebir Khatibi (1938-2009) was among the most renowned North African literary critics and authors of the past century whose unique treatments of subjects as vast as orientalism, otherness, coloniality, aesthetics, linguistics, sexuality, and the…

  • Monsters and Monstrosity in Jewish History

    Monsters and Monstrosity in Jewish History

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350178113

    This is the first study of monstrosity in Jewish history from the Middle Ages to modernity. Drawing on Jewish history, literary studies, folklore, art history and the history of science, it examines both the historical depiction of Jews as monsters…

  • Monsters and Monstrosity in Jewish History

    Monsters and Monstrosity in Jewish History

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350052147

    This is the first study of monstrosity in Jewish history from the Middle Ages to modernity. Drawing on Jewish history, literary studies, folklore, art history and the history of science, it examines both the historical depiction of Jews as monsters…

  • Illustration

    Illustration
    av Professor Alan Male

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474263023

    Illustration practice is not judged purely by visual literacy and technical qualities, but also requires intellectual engagement with its subject matter. Illustration: A Theoretical & Contextual Perspective, 2nd Edition examines the breadth and many…

  • The Metamorphoses of Myth in Fiction since 1960

    The Metamorphoses of Myth in Fiction since 1960
    av Prof Kathryn Hume

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501359873

    Why do contemporary writers use myths from ancient Greece and Rome, Pharaonic Egypt, the Viking north, Africa's west coast, and Hebrew and Christian traditions? What do these stories from premodern cultures have to offer us?The Metamorphoses of Myth…

  • From Communism to Capitalism

    From Communism to Capitalism
    av Michel Henry

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350009035

    Both a unique witness of transformative events in the late 20th century, and a prescient analysis of our present economic crises from a major French philosopher, Michel Henry's From Communism to Capitalism adds an important economic dimension to his…

  • From Communism to Capitalism

    From Communism to Capitalism
    av Michel Henry

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472524317

    Both a unique witness of transformative events in the late 20th century, and a prescient analysis of our present economic crises from a major French philosopher, Michel Henry's From Communism to Capitalism adds an important economic dimension to his…

  • The Pornography of Meat: New and Updated Edition

    The Pornography of Meat: New and Updated Edition
    av Carol J. Adams

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501364396

    For 30 years, since the publication of her landmark book The Sexual Politics of Meat, Carol J. Adams and her readers have continued to document and hold to account the degrading interplay of language about women, domesticated animals, and meat in ad…

  • The Pornography of Meat: New and Updated Edition

    The Pornography of Meat: New and Updated Edition
    av Carol J. Adams

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501364402

    For 30 years, since the publication of her landmark book The Sexual Politics of Meat, Carol J. Adams and her readers have continued to document and hold to account the degrading interplay of language about women, domesticated animals, and meat in ad…

  • Augustan Rome

    Augustan Rome
    av Andrew Wallace-Hadrill

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472534262

    Written by Andrew Wallace-Hadrill, one of the world's foremost scholars on Roman social and cultural history, this introduction to Rome in the Age of Augustus provides a fascinating insight into the social and physical contexts of Augustan politics…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Modern Records, Maverick Methods

    Modern Records, Maverick Methods
    av Samantha Bennett

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501344091

    From the Fairlight CMI through MIDI to the digital audio workstations at the turn of the millennium, Modern Records, Maverick Methods examines a critical period in commercial popular music record production: the transformative digital age from the l…

  • Modern Records, Maverick Methods

    Modern Records, Maverick Methods
    av Samantha Bennett

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501344107

    From the Fairlight CMI through MIDI to the digital audio workstations at the turn of the millennium, Modern Records, Maverick Methods examines a critical period in commercial popular music record production: the transformative digital age from the l…

  • Empire of Imagination

    Empire of Imagination
    av Michael Witwer

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781632862792

    The life story of Gary Gygax, godfather of all fantasy adventure games, has been told only in bits and pieces. Michael Witwer has written a dynamic, dramatized biography of Gygax from his childhood in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin to his untimely death in…

  • International Development

    International Development
    av Corinna R. Unger

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472576293

    International Development: A Postwar History offers the first concise historical overview of international development policies and practices in the 20th century. Embracing a longue duree perspective, the book describes the emergence of the developm…

  • International Development

    International Development
    av Corinna R. Unger

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472576309

    International Development: A Postwar History offers the first concise historical overview of international development policies and practices in the 20th century. Embracing a longue duree perspective, the book describes the emergence of the developm…

  • Narratives of Disenchantment and Secularization

    Narratives of Disenchantment and Secularization

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350145641

    What does it really mean to be modern?The contributors to this collection offer critical attempts both to re-read Max Weber's historical idea of disenchantment and to develop further his understanding of what the contested relationship between moder…

  • Introducing Aesthetics and the Philosophy of Art

    Introducing Aesthetics and the Philosophy of Art
    av Professor Darren Hudson Hick

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350006904

    'Place in garden, lawn, to beautify landscape.'When Don Featherstone's plastic pink flamingos were first advertised in the 1957 Sears catalogue, these were the instructions. The flamingos are placed on the cover of this book for another reason: to s…

  • Introducing Aesthetics and the Philosophy of Art

    Introducing Aesthetics and the Philosophy of Art
    av Professor Darren Hudson Hick

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350006898

    'Place in garden, lawn, to beautify landscape.'When Don Featherstone's plastic pink flamingos were first advertised in the 1957 Sears catalogue, these were the instructions. The flamingos are placed on the cover of this book for another reason: to s…

  • 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…

  • Massive Attack's Blue Lines

    Massive Attack's Blue Lines
    av Ian Bourland

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501339691

    In 1991, a loose-knit collective released a record called Blue Lines under the name Massive Attack, splicing together American hip-hop and soul with the sounds of the British underground. With its marauding bass lines, angular guitars, and psychedel…

  • History and International Relations

    History and International Relations
    av Howard LeRoy Malchow

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350111646

    This updated and enhanced second edition of History and International Relations charts the foundations, development and use of International Relations from a historian's perspective. Exploring its engagement with the history of war, peace and foreig…

  • History and International Relations

    History and International Relations
    av Howard LeRoy Malchow

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350111653

    This updated and enhanced second edition of History and International Relations charts the foundations, development and use of International Relations from a historian's perspective. Exploring its engagement with the history of war, peace and foreig…

  • The Bloomsbury Handbook of Posthumanism

    The Bloomsbury Handbook of Posthumanism

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350090477

    As our ideas of the human have come under increasing challenges - from technological change, from medical advances, from the existential threat of climate crisis, from an ideological decentering of the human, amongst many other things - the 'posthum…

  • 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…

  • Manic Street Preachers' The Holy Bible

    Manic Street Preachers' The Holy Bible
    av David Evans

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501331701

    In August 1994, Manic Street Preachers released The Holy Bible, a dark, fiercely intelligent album that explored such themes as mental illness, murder and war. Richey Edwards, the band's lyricist and motive force, vanished five months later; he was…