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  • Akhenaten and the Religion of Light

    Akhenaten and the Religion of Light
    av Erik Hornung

    Pocket - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801487255

    Akhenaten, also known as Amenhotep IV, was king of Egypt during the Eighteenth Dynasty and reigned from 1375 to 1358 B.C. E. Called the "religious revolutionary," he is the earliest known creator of a new religion. The cult he founded broke with Egy…

  • Akhenaten and the Religion of Light

    Akhenaten and the Religion of Light
    av Erik Hornung

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801436581

    Akhenaten, also known as Amenhotep IV, was king of Egypt during the Eighteenth Dynasty and reigned from 1375 to 1358 B.C. E. Called the "religious revolutionary," he is the earliest known creator of a new religion. The cult he founded broke with Egy…

  • Narrative Discourse

    Narrative Discourse
    av Gerard Genette

    Häftad - 1983 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801492594

  • Narrative Discourse

    Narrative Discourse
    av Gerard Genette

    Inbunden - 1979 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801410994

  • Narrative Discourse Revisited

    Narrative Discourse Revisited
    av Gerard Genette

    Pocket - 1990 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801495359

  • Narrative Discourse Revisited

    Narrative Discourse Revisited
    av Gerard Genette

    Inbunden - 1989 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801417580

  • War and Genocide in South Sudan

    War and Genocide in South Sudan
    av Clemence Pinaud

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501753008

    Using more than a decade's worth of fieldwork in South Sudan, Clémence Pinaud here explores the relationship between predatory wealth accumulation, state formation, and a form of racism—extreme ethnic group entitlement—that has the poten…

  • Winter in the Wilderness

    Winter in the Wilderness
    av Dave Hall

    Pocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801479953

    Camping or backpacking in winter is appealing for many who enjoy the serenity of wilderness settings without the crowds and bustle of the summer season. But as rewarding as they can be, these outings require special preparation and a different set o…

  • Is Russia Fascist?

    Is Russia Fascist?
    av Marlene Laruelle

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501754135

    In Is Russia Fascist?, Marlene Laruelle argues that the charge of "fascism" has become a strategic narrative of the current world order. Vladimir Putin's regime has increasingly been accused of embracing fascism, supposedly evidenced by Russia's ann…

  • Rebel Politics

    Rebel Politics
    av David Brenner

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501740091

    Rebel Politics analyzes the changing dynamics of the civil war in Myanmar, one of the most entrenched armed conflicts in the world. Since 2011, a national peace process has gone hand-in-hand with escalating ethnic conflict. The Karen National Union…

  • Rebel Politics

    Rebel Politics
    av David Brenner

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501740084

    Rebel Politics analyzes the changing dynamics of the civil war in Myanmar, one of the most entrenched armed conflicts in the world. Since 2011, a national peace process has gone hand-in-hand with escalating ethnic conflict. The Karen National Union…

  • The Devil

    The Devil
    av Jeffrey Burton Russell

    Pocket - 1987 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801494093

    "Evil—the infliction of pain upon sentient beings—is one of the most long-standing and serious problems of human existence. Frequently and in many cultures evil has been personified. This book is a history of the personification of evil,…

  • The Devil

    The Devil
    av Jeffrey Burton Russell

    Inbunden - 1977 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801409387

    "Evil—the infliction of pain upon sentient beings—is one of the most long-standing and serious problems of human existence. Frequently and in many cultures evil has been personified. This book is a history of the personification of evil,…

  • The Prince of Darkness

    The Prince of Darkness
    av Jeffrey Burton Russell

    Pocket - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801480560

    The Devil, Satan, Lucifer, Mephistopheles - throughout history the Prince of Darkness, the Western world's most powerful symbol of evil, has taken many names and shapes. Jeffrey Burton Russell here chronicles the remarkable story of the Devil from a…

  • The Prince of Darkness

    The Prince of Darkness
    av Jeffrey Burton Russell

    Inbunden - 1988 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801420146

    The Devil, Satan, Lucifer, Mephistopheles - throughout history the Prince of Darkness, the Western world's most powerful symbol of evil, has taken many names and shapes. Jeffrey Burton Russell here chronicles the remarkable story of the Devil from a…

  • Introduction to the Reading of Hegel

    Introduction to the Reading of Hegel
    av Alexandre Kojeve

    Pocket - 1980 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801492037

    "This collection of Kojeve's thoughts about Hegel constitutes one of the few important philosophical books of the twentieth century-a book, knowledge of which is requisite to the full awareness of our situation and to the grasp of the most modern pe…

  • Political Theory and the Displacement of Politics

    Political Theory and the Displacement of Politics
    av Bonnie Honig

    Pocket - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801480720

    In this book, Bonnie Honig rethinks that established relation between politics and political theory. From liberal to communitarian to republican, political theorists of opposing positions often treat political theory less as an exploration of politi…

  • Political Theory and the Displacement of Politics

    Political Theory and the Displacement of Politics
    av Bonnie Honig

    Inbunden - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801427954

    In this book, Bonnie Honig rethinks that established relation between politics and political theory. From liberal to communitarian to republican, political theorists of opposing positions often treat political theory less as an exploration of politi…

  • Lucifer

    Lucifer
    av Jeffrey Burton Russell

    Pocket - 1986 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801494291

    Evil is an intrinsically fascinating topic. In Lucifer, Jeffrey Burton Russell continues his compelling study of the personification of evil in the figure of the Devil. The previous two volumes in this remarkable tertalogy—The Devil and Satan&…

  • Lucifer

    Lucifer
    av Jeffrey Burton Russell

    Inbunden - 1984 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801415036

    Evil is an intrinsically fascinating topic. In Lucifer, Jeffrey Burton Russell continues his compelling study of the personification of evil in the figure of the Devil. The previous two volumes in this remarkable tertalogy—The Devil and Satan&…

  • Mephistopheles

    Mephistopheles
    av Jeffrey Burton Russell

    Pocket - 1990 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801497186

    Mephistopheles is the fourth and final volume of Jeffrey Burton Russell's critically acclaimed history of the concept of the Devil. The series constitutes the most complete historical study ever made of the figure called the second most famous perso…

  • Mephistopheles

    Mephistopheles
    av Jeffrey Burton Russell

    Inbunden - 1986 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801418082

    Mephistopheles is the fourth and final volume of Jeffrey Burton Russell's critically acclaimed history of the concept of the Devil. The series constitutes the most complete historical study ever made of the figure called the second most famous perso…

  • The Racial Contract

    The Racial Contract
    av Charles W. Mills

    Pocket - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801484636

    Argues that racially structured discrimination is the norm by using social contract theory

  • The Racial Contract

    The Racial Contract
    av Charles W. Mills

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801434549

    The Racial Contract puts classic Western social contract theory, deadpan, to extraordinary radical use. With a sweeping look at the European expansionism and racism of the last five hundred years, Charles W. Mills demonstrates how this peculiar and…

  • Horrendous Evils and the Goodness of God

    Horrendous Evils and the Goodness of God
    av Marilyn McCord Adams

    Pocket - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801486869

    When confronted by horrendous evil, even the most pious believer may question not only life's worth but also God's power and goodness. A distinguished philosopher and a practicing minister, Marilyn McCord Adams has written a highly original work on…

  • Horrendous Evils and the Goodness of God

    Horrendous Evils and the Goodness of God
    av Marilyn McCord Adams

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801436116

    When confronted by horrendous evil, even the most pious believer may question not only life's worth but also God's power and goodness. A distinguished philosopher and a practicing minister, Marilyn McCord Adams has written a highly original work on…

  • he Fantastic: A Structural Approach to a Literary Genre

    he Fantastic: A Structural Approach to a Literary Genre
    av Tzvetan Todorov

    Häftad - 1975 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801491467

    This study of literature dealing with the fantastic or supernatural explores Northrop Frye's theory of genres and the work of such writers as Poe, Balzac, Nerval, Hoffman, and James

  • Becomings

    Becomings

    Pocket - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801485909

    With the advent of the new millennium, the notion of the future, and of time in general, has taken on greater significance in postmodern thought. Although the equally pervasive and abstract concept of space has generated a vast body of disciplines,…

  • Becomings

    Becomings

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801436321

    With the advent of the new millennium, the notion of the future, and of time in general, has taken on greater significance in postmodern thought. Although the equally pervasive and abstract concept of space has generated a vast body of disciplines,…

  • The Ancient Egyptian Books of the Afterlife

    The Ancient Egyptian Books of the Afterlife
    av Erik Hornung

    Pocket - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801485152

    Ancient Egyptians held a rich and complex vision of the afterlife and codified their beliefs in books that were to be discovered more than two millennia later in royal tombs. Erik Hornung, the world's leading authority on these religious texts, surv…

  • The Ancient Egyptian Books of the Afterlife

    The Ancient Egyptian Books of the Afterlife
    av Erik Hornung

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801435157

    Ancient Egyptians held a rich and complex vision of the afterlife and codified their beliefs in books that were to be discovered more than two millennia later in royal tombs. Erik Hornung, the world's leading authority on these religious texts, surv…

  • Bombing to Win

    Bombing to Win
    av Robert A. Pape

    Pocket - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801483110

    From Iraq to Bosnia to North Korea, the first question in American foreign policy debates is increasingly: Can air power alone do the job? Robert A. Pape provides a systematic answer. Analyzing the results of over thirty air campaigns, including a d…

  • Bombing to Win

    Bombing to Win
    av Robert A. Pape

    Inbunden - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801431340

    From Iraq to Bosnia to North Korea, the first question in American foreign policy debates is increasingly: Can air power alone do the job? Robert A. Pape provides a systematic answer. Analyzing the results of over thirty air campaigns, including a d…

  • Yellow Star, Red Star

    Yellow Star, Red Star
    av Jelena Subotic

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501742408

    Yellow Star, Red Star asks why Holocaust memory continues to be so deeply troubled—ignored, appropriated, and obfuscated—throughout Eastern Europe, even though it was in those lands that most of the extermination campaign occurred. As pa…

  • The Practice of Theory

    The Practice of Theory
    av Keith Moxey

    Pocket - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801481536

    Many art historians regard poststructuralist theory with suspicion; some even see its focus on the political dimension of language as hostile to an authentic study of the past. Keith Moxey bridges the gap between historical and theoretical approache…

  • The Practice of Theory

    The Practice of Theory
    av Keith Moxey

    Inbunden - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801429330

    Many art historians regard poststructuralist theory with suspicion; some even see its focus on the political dimension of language as hostile to an authentic study of the past. Keith Moxey bridges the gap between historical and theoretical approache…

  • Nations and Nationalism

    Nations and Nationalism
    av Ernest Gellner

    Pocket - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801475009

    First published in 1983, Nations and Nationalism remains one of the most influential explanations of the emergence of nationalism ever written. This updated edition of Ernest Gellner's now-canonical work includes a new introductory essay from John B…

  • Speculum of the Other Woman

    Speculum of the Other Woman
    av Luce Irigaray

    Pocket - 1985 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801493300

    Speculum of the Other Woman by Luce Irigaray is incontestably one of the most important works in feminist theory to have been published in this generation. For the profession of psychoanalysis, Irigaray believes, female sexuality has remained a "dar…

  • Speculum of the Other Woman

    Speculum of the Other Woman
    av Luce Irigaray

    Inbunden - 1985 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801416637

    Speculum of the Other Woman by Luce Irigaray is incontestably one of the most important works in feminist theory to have been published in this generation. For the profession of psychoanalysis, Irigaray believes, female sexuality has remained a "dar…

  • Making All the Difference

    Making All the Difference
    av Martha Minow

    Pocket - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801499777

    Should a court order medical treatment for a severely disabled newborn in the face of the parents' refusal to authorize it? How does the law apply to a neighborhood that objects to a group home for developmentally disabled people? Does equality mean…

  • Making All the Difference

    Making All the Difference
    av Martha Minow

    Inbunden - 1990 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801424465

    Should a court order medical treatment for a severely disabled newborn in the face of the parents' refusal to authorize it? How does the law apply to a neighborhood that objects to a group home for developmentally disabled people? Does equality mean…

  • Satan

    Satan
    av Jeffrey Burton Russell

    Pocket - 1987 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801494130

    Undeniably, evil exists in our world; we ourselves commit evil acts. How can one account for evil's ageless presence, its attraction, and its fruits? The question is one that Jeffrey Burton Russell addresses in his history of the concept of the Devi…

  • Satan

    Satan
    av Jeffrey Burton Russell

    Inbunden - 1981 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801412677

    Undeniably, evil exists in our world; we ourselves commit evil acts. How can one account for evil's ageless presence, its attraction, and its fruits? The question is one that Jeffrey Burton Russell addresses in his history of the concept of the Devi…

  • Information Technology and Military Power

    Information Technology and Military Power
    av Jon R. Lindsay

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501749568

    Militaries with state-of-the-art information technology sometimes bog down in confusing conflicts. To understand why, it is important to understand the micro-foundations of military power in the information age, and this is exactly what Jon R. Linds…

  • God and Other Minds

    God and Other Minds
    av Alvin Plantinga

    Pocket - 1990 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801497353

  • The Nature of the Chemical Bond

    The Nature of the Chemical Bond
    av Linus Pauling

    Inbunden - 1960 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801403330

    The Nature of the Chemical Bond provides a general treatment, essentially nonmathematical, of present (as of 1960) knowledge about the structure of molecules and crystals and the nature of the chemical bond.Among the new features in the third editio…

  • Liddell Hart and the Weight of History

    Liddell Hart and the Weight of History
    av John J. Mearsheimer

    Pocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801476310

    For almost half a century, Sir Basil Henry Liddell Hart (1895–1970) was the most highly regarded writer on strategy and military matters in the English-speaking world and even today, his ideas are still discussed and debated. Although he helpe…

  • Liddell Hart and the Weight of History

    Liddell Hart and the Weight of History
    av John J. Mearsheimer

    Inbunden - 1988 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801420894

    For almost half a century, Sir Basil Henry Liddell Hart (1895–1970) was the most highly regarded writer on strategy and military matters in the English-speaking world and even today, his ideas are still discussed and debated. Although he helpe…

  • The Sources of Military Doctrine

    The Sources of Military Doctrine
    av Barry R. Posen

    Pocket - 1986 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801494277

    Barry R. Posen explores how military doctrine takes shape and the role it plays in grand strategy-that collection of military, economic, and political means and ends with which a state attempts to achieve security. Posen isolates three crucial eleme…

  • The Sources of Military Doctrine

    The Sources of Military Doctrine
    av Barry R. Posen

    Inbunden - 1984 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801416330

    Barry R. Posen explores how military doctrine takes shape and the role it plays in grand strategy-that collection of military, economic, and political means and ends with which a state attempts to achieve security. Posen isolates three crucial eleme…

  • "On the Republic" and "On the Laws"

    "On the Republic" and "On the Laws"
    av Marcus Tullius Cicero

    Pocket - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801478918

    Cicero’s On the Republic and On the Laws are his major works of political philosophy. They offer his fullest treatment of fundamental political questions: Why should educated people have any concern for politics? Is the best form of government…

  • "On the Republic" and "On the Laws"

    "On the Republic" and "On the Laws"
    av Marcus Tullius Cicero

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801452239

    Cicero’s On the Republic and On the Laws are his major works of political philosophy. They offer his fullest treatment of fundamental political questions: Why should educated people have any concern for politics? Is the best form of government…

  • Blood on the Snow

    Blood on the Snow
    av Jan Bondeson

    Pocket - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801479366

    The Swedish Prime Minister Olof Palme, a major figure in world politics and an ardent opponent of apartheid, was shot dead on the streets of Stockholm in February 1986. At the time of his death, Palme was deeply involved in Middle East diplomacy and…

  • Blood on the Snow

    Blood on the Snow
    av Jan Bondeson

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801442117

    The Swedish Prime Minister Olof Palme, a major figure in world politics and an ardent opponent of apartheid, was shot dead on the streets of Stockholm in February 1986. At the time of his death, Palme was deeply involved in Middle East diplomacy and…

  • The Nuclear Spies

    The Nuclear Spies
    av Vince Houghton

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501739590

    Why did the US intelligence services fail so spectacularly to know about the Soviet Union's nuclear capabilities following World War II? As Vince Houghton, historian and curator of the International Spy Museum in Washington, DC, shows us, that disas…

  • Conceptions of God in Ancient Egypt

    Conceptions of God in Ancient Egypt
    av Erik Hornung

    Pocket - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801483844

    Osiris, Horus, Isis, Thoth, Anubis - the many strange and compelling figures of the Egyptian gods and goddesses seem to possess endless fascination. The renowned Egyptologist Erik Hornung here studies the ancient Egyptians' conceptions of god, basin…

  • Conceptions of God in Ancient Egypt

    Conceptions of God in Ancient Egypt
    av Erik Hornung

    Inbunden - 1982 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801412233

    Osiris, Horus, Isis, Thoth, Anubis - the many strange and compelling figures of the Egyptian gods and goddesses seem to possess endless fascination. The renowned Egyptologist Erik Hornung here studies the ancient Egyptians' conceptions of god, basin…

  • Roads

    Roads
    av Penny Harvey

    Pocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801479649

    Roads matter to people. This claim is central to the work of Penny Harvey and Hannah Knox, who in this book use the example of highway building in South America to explore what large public infrastructural projects can tell us about contemporary sta…

  • Roads

    Roads
    av Penny Harvey

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801453236

    Roads matter to people. This claim is central to the work of Penny Harvey and Hannah Knox, who in this book use the example of highway building in South America to explore what large public infrastructural projects can tell us about contemporary sta…

  • The Rise and Fall of the Miraculous Welfare Machine

    The Rise and Fall of the Miraculous Welfare Machine
    av Carly Elizabeth Schall

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801456671

    Sweden is well known for the success of its welfare state. Many believe that success was made possible in part by the country’s ethnic homogeneity and that the increased diversity of Sweden’s population is putting its welfare state at ri…

  • Warsaw Ghetto Police

    Warsaw Ghetto Police
    av Katarzyna Person

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501754074

    In Warsaw Ghetto Police, Katarzyna Person shines a spotlight on the lawyers, engineers, young yeshiva graduates, and sons of connected businessmen who, in the autumn of 1940, joined the newly formed Jewish Order Service.Person tracks the everyday li…

  • Russia on the Edge

    Russia on the Edge
    av Edith W. Clowes

    Pocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801477256

    Since the dissolution of the Soviet Union in 1991, Russians have confronted a major crisis of identity. Soviet ideology rested on a belief in historical progress, but the post-Soviet imagination has obsessed over territory. Indeed, geographical meta…

  • Russia on the Edge

    Russia on the Edge
    av Edith W. Clowes

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801448560

    Since the dissolution of the Soviet Union in 1991, Russians have confronted a major crisis of identity. Soviet ideology rested on a belief in historical progress, but the post-Soviet imagination has obsessed over territory. Indeed, geographical meta…

  • Crafting History

    Crafting History
    av Albena Yaneva

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501752155

    What constitutes an archive in architecture? What forms does it take? What epistemology does it perform? What kind of craft is archiving? Crafting History provides answers and offers insights on the ontological granularity of the archive and its rel…

  • Crafting History

    Crafting History
    av Albena Yaneva

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501751820

    What constitutes an archive in architecture? What forms does it take? What epistemology does it perform? What kind of craft is archiving? Crafting History provides answers and offers insights on the ontological granularity of the archive and its rel…

  • Rethinking Rape

    Rethinking Rape
    av Ann J. Cahill

    Pocket - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801487187

    Rape, claims Ann J. Cahill, affects not only those women who are raped, but all women who experience their bodies as rapable and adjust their actions and self-images accordingly. Rethinking Rape counters legal and feminist definitions of rape as mer…

  • Rethinking Rape

    Rethinking Rape
    av Ann J. Cahill

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801437946

    Rape, claims Ann J. Cahill, affects not only those women who are raped, but all women who experience their bodies as rapable and adjust their actions and self-images accordingly. Rethinking Rape counters legal and feminist definitions of rape as mer…

  • Behind the Times

    Behind the Times
    av Mary Jean Corbett

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501752469

    Virginia Woolf, throughout her career as a novelist and critic, deliberately framed herself as a modern writer invested in literary tradition but not bound to its conventions; engaged with politics but not a propagandist; a woman of letters but not…

  • Theories of the Theatre

    Theories of the Theatre
    av Marvin A. Carlson

    Pocket - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801481543

    Beginning with Aristotle and the Greeks and ending with semiotics and post-structuralism, Theories of the Theatre is the first comprehensive survey of Western dramatic theory. In this expanded edition the author has updated the book and added a new…

  • Theories of the Theatre

    Theories of the Theatre
    av Marvin A. Carlson

    Inbunden - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801429354

    Beginning with Aristotle and the Greeks and ending with semiotics and post-structuralism, Theories of the Theatre is the first comprehensive survey of Western dramatic theory. In this expanded edition the author has updated the book and added a new…

  • Explanation and Understanding

    Explanation and Understanding
    av Georg Henrik Von Wright

    Inbunden - 1971 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801406447

    "Explanation and Understanding, perhaps von Wright's best-known book, showed the influence of Wittgenstein, but marked a clean break with the positivism of his youth. He suggested that human action could not be explained causally by scientific or 'n…

  • Explanation and Understanding

    Explanation and Understanding
    av Georg Henrik Wright

    Pocket - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801489365

    "Explanation and Understanding, perhaps von Wright's best-known book, showed the influence of Wittgenstein, but marked a clean break with the positivism of his youth. He suggested that human action could not be explained causally by scientific or 'n…

  • The Many-Minded Man

    The Many-Minded Man
    av Joel Christensen

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501752346

    In The Many-Minded Man, Joel Christensen explores the content, character, and structure of the Homeric Odyssey through a modern psychological lens, focusing on how the epic both represents the workings of the human mind and provides for its audience…

  • The Science Question in Feminism

    The Science Question in Feminism
    av Sandra Harding

    Pocket - 1986 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801493638

    Can science, steeped in Western, masculine, bourgeois endeavors, nevertheless be used for emancipatory ends? In this major contribution to the debate over the role gender plays in the scientific enterprise, Sandra Harding pursues that question, chal…

  • The Science Question in Feminism

    The Science Question in Feminism
    av Sandra Harding

    Inbunden - 1986 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801418808

    Can science, steeped in Western, masculine, bourgeois endeavors, nevertheless be used for emancipatory ends? In this major contribution to the debate over the role gender plays in the scientific enterprise, Sandra Harding pursues that question, chal…

  • Hegel and the Hermetic Tradition

    Hegel and the Hermetic Tradition
    av Glenn Alexander Magee

    Pocket - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801474507

    Glenn Alexander Magee's pathbreaking book argues that Hegel was decisively influenced by the Hermetic tradition, a body of thought with roots in Greco-Roman Egypt. Magee traces the influence on Hegel of such Hermetic thinkers as Baader, Böhme, Bruno…

  • Hegel and the Hermetic Tradition

    Hegel and the Hermetic Tradition
    av Glenn Alexander Magee

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801438721

    Glenn Alexander Magee's pathbreaking book argues that Hegel was decisively influenced by the Hermetic tradition, a body of thought with roots in Greco-Roman Egypt. Magee traces the influence on Hegel of such Hermetic thinkers as Baader, Böhme, Bruno…

  • Why Intelligence Fails

    Why Intelligence Fails
    av Robert Jervis

    Pocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801478062

    The U.S. government spends enormous resources each year on the gathering and analysis of intelligence, yet the history of American foreign policy is littered with missteps and misunderstandings that have resulted from intelligence failures. In Why I…

  • Why Intelligence Fails

    Why Intelligence Fails
    av Robert Jervis

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801447853

    The U.S. government spends enormous resources each year on the gathering and analysis of intelligence, yet the history of American foreign policy is littered with missteps and misunderstandings that have resulted from intelligence failures. In Why I…

  • The Park and the People

    The Park and the People
    av Roy Rosenzweig

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801497513

    This "exemplary social history" (Kirkus Reviews) is the first full-scale account of Central Park ever published. Elizabeth Blackmar and Roy Rosenzweig tell the story of Central Park's people—the merchants and landowners who launched the projec…

  • Empire of Humanity

    Empire of Humanity
    av Michael Barnett

    Pocket - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801478796

    Empire of Humanity explores humanitarianism’s remarkable growth from its humble origins in the early nineteenth century to its current prominence in global life. In contrast to most contemporary accounts of humanitarianism that concentrate on…

  • Death and Salvation in Ancient Egypt

    Death and Salvation in Ancient Egypt
    av Jan Assmann

    Pocket - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801479731

    "Human beings," the acclaimed Egyptologist Jan Assmann writes, "are the animals that have to live with the knowledge of their death, and culture is the world they create so they can live with that knowledge." In his new book, Assmann explores images…