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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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Pedagogy of the Oppressed

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

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501314131

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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 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…

  • A Thousand Plateaus

    A Thousand Plateaus
    av Gilles Deleuze

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780935379

    A Thousand Plateaus is the second part of Deleuze and Guattari's landmark philosophical project, Capitalism and Schizophrenia - a project that still sets the terms of contemporary philosophical debate. Written over a seven year period, A Thousand Pl…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Anti-Oedipus

    Anti-Oedipus
    av Gilles Deleuze

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780936611

    The collaboration of the philosopher Gilles Deleuze and the psychoanalyst Felix Guattari has been one of the most profoundly influential partnerships in contemporary thought. Anti-Oedipus is the first part of their masterpiece, Capitalism and Schizo…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Education and Technology

    Education and Technology
    av Neil Selwyn

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474235921

    Will technology replace the school and university? Will technology replace the teacher? What do we really know about technology and learning? Does technology make education more individualized? What does the future hold for technology and education?…

  • Education and Technology

    Education and Technology
    av Neil Selwyn

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474235914

    Will technology replace the school and university? Will technology replace the teacher? What do we really know about technology and learning? Does technology make education more individualized? What does the future hold for technology and education?…

  • The Crusades: A History

    The Crusades: A History
    av Jonathan Riley-Smith

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472513519

    The Crusades: A History is the definitive account of a key topic in medieval and religious history. Jonathan Riley-Smith, a world authority on the subject, explores the organisation of a crusade, the experience of crusading and the crusaders themsel…

  • The Crusades: A History

    The Crusades: A History
    av Jonathan Riley-Smith

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472512543

    The Crusades: A History is the definitive account of a key topic in medieval and religious history. Jonathan Riley-Smith, a world authority on the subject, explores the organisation of a crusade, the experience of crusading and the crusaders themsel…

  • 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…

  • Brecht On Theatre

    Brecht On Theatre
    av Bertolt Brecht

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350068902

    Brecht on Theatre is a seminal work that has remained the classic text for readers and students wanting a rich appreciation of the development of Brecht's thinking on theatre and aesthetics. First published in 1964 and on reading lists ever since, B…

  • 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…

  • Multilingual Encounters in Europe's Institutional Spaces

    Multilingual Encounters in Europe's Institutional Spaces

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474254748

    Multilingual encounters have been commonplace in many types of institutions, and have become an essential part of supranational institutions such as the EU since their inception. This volume explores and discusses different ways of researching the d…

  • Multilingual Encounters in Europe's Institutional Spaces

    Multilingual Encounters in Europe's Institutional Spaces

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441107817

    Multilingual encounters have been commonplace in many types of institutions, and have become an essential part of supranational institutions such as the EU since their inception. This volume explores and discusses different ways of researching the d…

  • 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…

  • Tom Petty's Southern Accents

    Tom Petty's Southern Accents
    av Michael Washburn

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501333446

    By 1985 Tom Petty had already obtained legendary status. He had fame. He had money. But he was restless, hoping to stretch his artistry beyond the confining format of songs like "The Waiting" and "Refugee." Petty's response to his restlessness was S…

  • 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…

  • Materialist Media Theory

    Materialist Media Theory
    av Dr. Grant Bollmer

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501337116

    Our technologies rely on an ever-expanding infrastructure of wires, routers, servers, and hard drives-a proliferation of devices that reshape human interaction and experience prior to conscious knowledge. Understanding these technologies requires an…

  • Materialist Media Theory

    Materialist Media Theory
    av Dr. Grant Bollmer

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501337123

    Our technologies rely on an ever-expanding infrastructure of wires, routers, servers, and hard drives-a proliferation of devices that reshape human interaction and experience prior to conscious knowledge. Understanding these technologies requires an…

  • AKB48

    AKB48
    av Patrick W. Galbraith

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501341113

    Since its formation as a girl group in 2005, AKB48 has become a phenomenal success and institution in Japan. Having originally recruited fans with photocopied fliers and daily performances in the Akihabara area of Tokyo, AKB48 now saturates Japan. I…

  • AKB48

    AKB48
    av Patrick W. Galbraith

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501341106

    Since its formation as a girl group in 2005, AKB48 has become a phenomenal success and institution in Japan. Having originally recruited fans with photocopied fliers and daily performances in the Akihabara area of Tokyo, AKB48 now saturates Japan. I…

  • Expanded Internet Art

    Expanded Internet Art
    av Ceci Moss

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501347764

    Expanded Internet Art is the first comprehensive art historical study of "expanded" internet art practices. Charting the rise of a multidisciplinary approach to online artistic practice in the past decade, the text discusses recent currents in conte…

  • Expanded Internet Art

    Expanded Internet Art
    av Ceci Moss

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501347771

    Expanded Internet Art is the first comprehensive art historical study of "expanded" internet art practices. Charting the rise of a multidisciplinary approach to online artistic practice in the past decade, the text discusses recent currents in conte…

  • Imagining Xerxes

    Imagining Xerxes
    av Emma Bridges

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474260725

    Hailed by Tom Holland as a 'fascinating and compendious survey of ancient attitudes to Xerxes' and now available in paperback, Imagining Xerxes is a transhistorical analysis that explores the richness and variety of Xerxes' afterlives within the anc…

  • Imagining Xerxes

    Imagining Xerxes
    av Emma Bridges

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472514271

    Xerxes, the Persian king who invaded Greece in 480 BC, quickly earned a notoriety that endured throughout antiquity and beyond. The Greeks' historical encounter with this eastern king - which resulted, against overwhelming odds, in the defeat of the…

  • The Great War, The Waste Land and the Modernist Long Poem

    The Great War, The Waste Land and the Modernist Long Poem
    av Oliver Tearle

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350178175

    The Great War, The Waste Land and the Modernist Long Poem explores how cultural responses to the trauma of the First World War found expression in the form of the modernist long poem. Beginning with T.S. Eliot's The Waste Land, Oliver Tearle reads t…

  • God and Meaning

    God and Meaning

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781628927610

    Over the past decade, there has been a growing interest among analytic philosophers in the topic of life's meaning. What is striking about this surge of work is that nearly all of it is by naturalists theorizing from non-theistic starting points. Th…

  • God and Meaning

    God and Meaning

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781628927597

    Over the past decade, there has been a growing interest among analytic philosophers in the topic of life's meaning. What is striking about this surge of work is that nearly all of it is by naturalists theorizing from non-theistic starting points. Th…

  • Multilingual Memories

    Multilingual Memories

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350071254

    Drawing on a range of disciplines from within the humanities and social sciences, Multilingual Memories addresses questions of remembering and forgetting from an explicitly multilingual perspective. From a museum at Victoria Falls in Zambia to a Jap…

  • The Fashion Forecasters

    The Fashion Forecasters

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350017177

    The fashion business has been collecting and analyzing information about colors, fabrics, silhouettes, and styles since the 18th century - activities that have long been shrouded in mystery. The Fashion Forecasters is the first book to reveal the hi…

  • The Fashion Forecasters

    The Fashion Forecasters

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350017160

    The fashion business has been collecting and analyzing information about colors, fabrics, silhouettes, and styles since the 18th century - activities that have long been shrouded in mystery. The Fashion Forecasters is the first book to reveal the hi…

  • 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…

  • A Modern History of European Cities

    A Modern History of European Cities
    av Rosemary Wakeman

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350017658

    Rosemary Wakeman's original survey text comprehensively explores modern European urban history from 1815 to the present day. It provides a journey to cities and towns across the continent, in search of the patterns of development that have shaped th…

  • A Modern History of European Cities

    A Modern History of European Cities
    av Rosemary Wakeman

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350017665

    Rosemary Wakeman's original survey text comprehensively explores modern European urban history from 1815 to the present day. It provides a journey to cities and towns across the continent, in search of the patterns of development that have shaped th…

  • Blake, Deleuzian Aesthetics, and the Digital

    Blake, Deleuzian Aesthetics, and the Digital
    av Claire Colebrook

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472523280

    Drawing on recent theories of digital media and on the materiality of words and images, this fascinating study makes three original claims about the work of William Blake. First, Blake offers a critique of digital media. His poetry and method of ill…

  • Clandestine Theology

    Clandestine Theology
    av Professor Francois Laruelle

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350104310

    In this new translation, Laruelle offers a serious and rigorous challenge to contemporary theological thought, calling into question the dominant understanding of the relation between Christ, theology, and philosophy, not only from a theoretical, bu…

  • Clandestine Theology

    Clandestine Theology
    av Professor Francois Laruelle

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350104242

    In this new translation, Laruelle offers a serious and rigorous challenge to contemporary theological thought, calling into question the dominant understanding of the relation between Christ, theology, and philosophy, not only from a theoretical, bu…

  • 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…

  • 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…