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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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Reimagining Childhood Studies

    Reimagining Childhood Studies

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350019218

    Reimagining Childhood Studies incites, and provides a forum for, dialogue and debate about the direction and impetus for critical and global approaches to social-cultural studies of children and their childhoods. Set against the backdrop of a quarte…

  • Reimagining Childhood Studies

    Reimagining Childhood Studies

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350019225

    Reimagining Childhood Studies incites, and provides a forum for, dialogue and debate about the direction and impetus for critical and global approaches to social-cultural studies of children and their childhoods. Set against the backdrop of a quarte…

  • The History of Fashion Journalism

    The History of Fashion Journalism
    av Kate Nelson Best

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847886552

    The History of Fashion Journalism is a uniquely comprehensive study of the development of the industry from its origins to the present day, and including professionals' such as Dylan Jones's vision of the future. Covering everything from early tailo…

  • Understanding Music

    Understanding Music
    av Roger Scruton

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474270175

    With Understanding Music and The Aesthetics of Music (1997) Roger Scruton set a new standard of rigour and seriousness in the philosophy of music. This collection of wide-ranging essays covers all aspects of the theory and practice of music, showing…

  • 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…

  • How to Be an Existentialist

    How to Be an Existentialist
    av Gary Cox

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350068988

    The 10th anniversary edition of a witty classic about the philosophy of existentialism. It is also a genuine self-help book offering clear advice on how to live according to the principles of existentialism formulated by Nietzsche, Sartre, Camus, an…

  • 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…

  • Pedagogy of Hope

    Pedagogy of Hope
    av Paulo Freire

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472533401

    With the publication of Pedagogy of the Oppressed, Paulo Freire established himself as one of the most important and radical educational thinkers of his time. In Pedagogy of Hope, Freire revisits the themes of his masterpiece, the real world context…

  • 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…

  • Techne Theory

    Techne Theory
    av Henry Staten

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472592903

    Only since the Romantic period has art been understood in terms of an ineffable aesthetic quality of things like poems, paintings, and sculptures, and the art-maker as endowed with an inexplicable power of creation. From the Greeks to the 18th centu…

  • Techne Theory

    Techne Theory
    av Henry Staten

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472592897

    Only since the Romantic period has art been understood in terms of an ineffable aesthetic quality of things like poems, paintings, and sculptures, and the art-maker as endowed with an inexplicable power of creation. From the Greeks to the 18th centu…

  • 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…

  • Modernist Wastes

    Modernist Wastes
    av Dr Caroline Knighton

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350129023

    Modernist Wastes is a profound new critical reflection on the ways in which women writers and artists have been discarded and recovered in established definitions of modernism. Exploring the collaborative auto/biographical writings of Djuna Barnes a…

  • Reclaiming Romanticism

    Reclaiming Romanticism
    av Kate Rigby

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474290593

    This book is available as open access through the Bloomsbury Open Access programme and is available on www.bloomsburycollections.com.The earliest environmental criticism took its inspiration from the Romantic poets and their immersion in the natural…

  • Writing the History of Nationalism

    Writing the History of Nationalism

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350064317

    What is nationalism and how can we study it from a historical perspective? Writing the History of Nationalism answers this question by examining eleven historical approaches to nationalism studies in theory and practice.An impressive cast of contrib…

  • Writing the History of Nationalism

    Writing the History of Nationalism

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350064300

    What is nationalism and how can we study it from a historical perspective? Writing the History of Nationalism answers this question by examining eleven historical approaches to nationalism studies in theory and practice.An impressive cast of contrib…

  • The Right to Speak

    The Right to Speak
    av Patsy Rodenburg

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472573025

    This bestselling book by one of the world's foremost voice and acting coaches is a classic in its field. Practical, passionate and inspiring, it teaches how to use the voice fully and expressively, without fear and in any situation. Patsy Rodenburg…

  • The Right to Speak

    The Right to Speak
    av Patsy Rodenburg

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472573063

    This bestselling book by one of the world's foremost voice and acting coaches is a classic in its field. Practical, passionate and inspiring, it teaches how to use the voice fully and expressively, without fear and in any situation. Patsy Rodenburg…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Pedagogy of the Oppressed

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

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501314131

  • 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 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…