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  • The War on the Uyghurs

    The War on the Uyghurs
    av Sean R. Roberts

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526147684

    The first account of one of the world's most pressing humanitarian catastrophes.This eye-opening book reveals how China has used the US-led Global War on Terror as cover for its increasingly brutal suppression of the Uyghur people. China's actions,…

  • Beginning Theory

    Beginning Theory
    av Peter Barry

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526121790

    Beginning theory has been helping students navigate through the thickets of literary and cultural theory for over two decades. This new and expanded fourth edition continues to offer readers the best single-volume introduction to the field. The bewi…

  • Art History

    Art History
    av Michael Hatt

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719069598

    Art History: A critical introduction to its methods provides a lively and stimulating introduction to methodological debates within art history. Offering a lucid account of approaches from Hegel to post-colonialism, the book provides a sense of art…

  • Using Film as a Source

    Using Film as a Source
    av Sian Barber

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719090301

    This book is a hands-on study skills guide that explores how film and moving image can be used as sources. It is aimed at those who want to use film and moving image as the basis for research and offers advice on research methods, theory and methodo…

  • European Fashion

    European Fashion

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526122100

    The period since 1945 has been a transformative era for the fashion industry. Over the course of seventy years, the fashion world has moved from celebrating the craftsmanship of haute couture to revelling in ever-changing fast-fashion. This volume e…

  • The Postmodern Condition

    The Postmodern Condition
    av Jean-Francois Lyotard

    Häftad - 1984 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719014505

    Many definitions of postmodernism focus on its nature as the aftermath of the modern industrial age when technology developed. This book extends that analysis to postmodernism by looking at the status of science, technology, and the arts, the signif…

  • The Malleus Maleficarum

    The Malleus Maleficarum

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719064432

    The Malleus Maleficarum is one of the best-known treatises dealing with the problem of what to do with witches. It was written in 1487 by a Dominican inquisitor, Heinrich Institoris, following his failure to prosecute a number of women for witchcraf…

  • Knowledge Resistance

    Knowledge Resistance
    av Mikael Klintman

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526135209

    Why do people and groups ignore, deny and resist knowledge about society's many problems? In a world of 'alternative facts', 'fake news' that some believe could be remedied by 'factfulness', the question has never been more pressing. After years of…

  • Knowledge Resistance

    Knowledge Resistance
    av Mikael Klintman

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526151742

    Why do people and groups ignore, deny and resist knowledge about society's many problems? In a world of 'alternative facts', 'fake news' that some believe could be remedied by 'factfulness', the question has never been more pressing. After years of…

  • The Boundaries of International Law

    The Boundaries of International Law
    av Hilary Charlesworth

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719037399

    The first book-length treatment of the application of feminist theories to international law.. Its central argument is that the absence of women in the development of international law has produced a narrow and inadequate jurisprudence that has legi…

  • Five Directors

    Five Directors

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719086410

    Auteurism - the idea that a director of a film is its source of meaning and should retain creative control over the finished product - has been one of film studies' most important paradigms ever since the French New Wave of the late 1950s and early…

  • Beginning Postcolonialism

    Beginning Postcolonialism
    av John McLeod

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719078583

    Postcolonialism has become one of the most exciting, popular and stimulating fields of literary and cultural studies in recent years. Yet the variety of approaches, the range of debate and the critical vocabularies often used may make it challenging…

  • Refugees and the Violence of Welfare Bureaucracies in Northern Europe

    Refugees and the Violence of Welfare Bureaucracies in Northern Europe

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526146830

    Refugees have moved into the spotlight of public debate in Europe and North America, where they are targeted by multiple welfare state interventions. This volume analyses the tensions that emerge within the strong welfare states of Northern Europe w…

  • Incest in Contemporary Literature

    Incest in Contemporary Literature

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526148100

    This is the first edited collection of essays which focuses on the incest taboo and its literary and cultural presentation from the 1950s to the present day. It considers a number of key authors and artists, rather than a single author from this per…

  • Incest in Contemporary Literature

    Incest in Contemporary Literature

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526122162

    This is the first edited collection of essays which focuses on the incest taboo and its literary and cultural presentation from the 1950s to the present day. It considers a number of key authors and artists, rather than a single author from this per…

  • Representative Democracy?

    Representative Democracy?
    av Ron Johnston

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526139894

    Members of Parliament in the United Kingdom are elected to represent geographic constituencies; but how are these defined and what are the consequences for democracy?Tracing the UK's system of parliamentary representation from its origins in the thi…

  • Representative Democracy?

    Representative Democracy?
    av Ron Johnston

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526151810

    Members of Parliament in the United Kingdom are elected to represent geographic constituencies; but how are these defined and what are the consequences for democracy?Tracing the UK's system of parliamentary representation from its origins in the thi…

  • Surrealist Women's Writing

    Surrealist Women's Writing

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526132024

    Surrealist women's writing: A critical exploration is the first sustained critical inquiry into the writing of women associated with surrealism. Featuring original essays by leading scholars of surrealism, the volume demonstrates the extent and the…

  • It's a London Thing

    It's a London Thing
    av Caspar Melville

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526131256

    This book is a record of the Black music culture that emerged in post-colonial London at the end of the twentieth century; the people who made it, the racial and spatial politics of its development and change, and the part it played in founding Lond…

  • It's a London Thing

    It's a London Thing
    av Caspar Melville

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526131232

    This book is a record of the Black music culture that emerged in post-colonial London at the end of the twentieth century; the people who made it, the racial and spatial politics of its development and change, and the part it played in founding Lond…

  • Women and the Visual Arts in Italy c. 1400-1650

    Women and the Visual Arts in Italy c. 1400-1650

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719080999

    The anthology of original sources from c.1400 to 1650, translated form Italian or Latin, and accompanied by introductions and bibliographies, is concerned with women's varied involvement with the visual arts and material culture of their day. The re…

  • Women and the Visual Arts in Italy c. 1400-1650

    Women and the Visual Arts in Italy c. 1400-1650

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719080982

    The anthology of original sources from c.1400 to 1650, translated from Italian or Latin, and accompanied by introductions and bibliographies, is concerned with women's varied involvement with the visual arts and material culture of their day. The re…

  • Writing for Art

    Writing for Art
    av Stephen Cheeke

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719083242

    Writing for art is a concise introduction to the subject of ekphrasis, and the first study to offer a useful general survey of the larger philosophical and theoretical questions arising from the encounter of literary texts and artworks. Stephen Chee…

  • Aid to Armenia

    Aid to Armenia

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526142207

    Interventions on behalf of Armenia and Armenians have come to be identified by scholars and practitioners alike as defining moments in the history of humanitarianism. This volume reassesses these claims, critically examining a range of interventions…

  • Frankland

    Frankland

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719087721

    This collection of highly original essays by leading early medieval historians honours the work and career of Dame Janet (Jinty) Nelson, one of the most respected and influential scholars of her generation. The essays build on the spirit of Janet Ne…

  • Frantz Fanon's 'Black Skin, White Masks'

    Frantz Fanon's 'Black Skin, White Masks'

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719064494

    First published in 1952, Frantz Fanon's Black Skin, White Masks is one of the most important anti-colonial works of the post-war period. It is both a profound critique of the conscious and unconcious ways in which colonialism brutalises the colonise…

  • Frantz Fanon's 'Black Skin, White Masks'

    Frantz Fanon's 'Black Skin, White Masks'

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719064487

    First published in 1952, Frantz Fanon's 'Black Skin, White Masks' is one of the most important anti-colonial works of the post-war period. It is both a profound critique of the conscious and unconcious ways in which colonialism brutalises the coloni…

  • Sodomy in Early Modern Europe

    Sodomy in Early Modern Europe

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719061158

    This fascinating collection of essays reflects closely the main areas of debate within gay historiography. For the last twenty years scholars have argued over the nature of early modern sodomy, responding in a number of different and contradictory w…

  • Dust

    Dust
    av Carolyn Steedman

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719060151

    In this witty, engaging and challenging book, Carolyn Steedman has produced a highly original and sometimes irreverent investigation into the development of modern history writing. Dust is about the practice and writing of history. Dust considers th…

  • Mundane Methods

    Mundane Methods

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526139719

    Mundane Methods is an innovative and original collection which will make a distinctive methodological and empirical contribution to research on the everyday. Bringing together a range of interdisciplinary approaches it provides a practical, hands-on…

  • Mundane Methods

    Mundane Methods

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526139702

    Mundane Methods is an innovative and original collection which will make a distinctive methodological and empirical contribution to research on the everyday. Bringing together a range of interdisciplinary approaches it provides a practical, hands-on…

  • The Houses of History

    The Houses of History
    av Anna Green

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719096211

    The houses of history is a clear, jargon-free introduction to the major theoretical approaches employed by historians. This innovative critical reader provides accessible introductions to fourteen schools of thought, from the empiricist to the postc…

  • The Houses of History

    The Houses of History
    av Anna Green

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719096204

    The houses of history is a clear, jargon-free introduction to the major theoretical approaches employed by historians. This innovative critical reader provides accessible introductions to fourteen schools of thought, from the empiricist to the postc…

  • Understanding the Politics of Heritage

    Understanding the Politics of Heritage

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719081521

    Written by an interdisciplinary team of scholars, this authoritative text presents an engaging narrative of the way politics features in heritage conservation and management. New international case studies illustrate how notions of identity, social…

  • A Short History of Colonialism

    A Short History of Colonialism
    av Wolfgang Reinhard

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719083280

    This well-written and comprehensive book by an outstanding expert provides students of history and the general reader with reliable up-to-date information on an essential part of the history of mankind: the global impact of European colonial expansi…

  • The Looking Machine

    The Looking Machine
    av David MacDougall

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526134110

    This new collection of essays presents the latest thoughts of one of the world's leading ethnographic filmmakers and writers on cinema. It will provide essential reading for students in cinema studies, filmmaking, and visual anthropology. The dozen…

  • The Looking Machine

    The Looking Machine
    av David MacDougall

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526134097

    This new collection of essays presents the latest thoughts of one of the world's leading ethnographic filmmakers and writers on cinema. It will provide essential reading for students in cinema studies, filmmaking, and visual anthropology. The dozen…

  • Decadence

    Decadence

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719075513

    The tradition of Decadent writing in the 19th century remains a fascinating current in the evolution of modern literature. This new anthology brings together key texts from an international range of Decadent writings and writings about Decadence, ma…

  • Decadence

    Decadence

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719075506

    The tradition of Decadent writing in the 19th century remains a fascinating current in the evolution of modern literature. This new anthology brings together key texts from an international range of Decadent writings and writings about Decadence, ma…

  • The Shifting Border: Legal Cartographies of Migration and Mobility

    The Shifting Border: Legal Cartographies of Migration and Mobility
    av Ayelet Shachar

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526145314

    The border is one of the most urgent issues of our times. We tend to think of a border as a static line, but recent bordering techniques have broken away from the map, as governments have developed legal tools to limit the rights of migrants before…

  • The Shifting Border: Legal Cartographies of Migration and Mobility

    The Shifting Border: Legal Cartographies of Migration and Mobility
    av Ayelet Shachar

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526145338

    The border is one of the most urgent issues of our times. Traditionally, we think of a border as a hard, static line, but recent bordering techniques have broken away from the lines on the map as governments have developed sophisticated legal tools…

  • The Fantasy Fiction Formula

    The Fantasy Fiction Formula
    av Deborah Chester

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719097065

    There's more to writing a successful fantasy story than building a unique world or inventing a new type of magic. From the writing of strong, action-packed scenes to the creation of dynamic, multi-dimensional characters, fantasy author Deborah Chest…

  • Power

    Power
    av Peter Morriss

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719059964

    When it first appeared, Power: A philosophical analysis was the first full-length attempt to analyse, in a philosophically rigorous way, what we mean when we talk about power. This revised second edition reprints the original, with an extended new f…

  • The Uncanny

    The Uncanny
    av Nicholas Royle

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719055614

    This is the first book-length study of the uncanny, an important topic for contemporary thinking on literature, film, philosophy, psychoanalysis, feminism and queer history. Much of this importance can be traced back to Freud's extraordinary essay o…

  • Healthy Living in the Alps

    Healthy Living in the Alps
    av Susan Barton

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719095658

    Healthy living in the Alps examines the relationship between the search for relief from respiratory diseases, such as tuberculosis, in high alpine resorts and the development in the same places of winter sports tourism.The first winter visitors to t…

  • Healthy Living in the Alps

    Healthy Living in the Alps
    av Susan Barton

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719078439

    Healthy living in the Alps examines the relationship between the search for relief from respiratory diseases, such as tuberculosis, in high alpine resorts and the development in the same places of winter sports tourism.The first winter visitors to t…

  • Cooking Up a Revolution

    Cooking Up a Revolution
    av Sean Parson

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526148025

    During the late 1980s and early 1990s the city of San Francisco waged a war against the homeless. Over 1,000 arrests and citations where handed out by the police to activists for simply distributing free food in public parks. Why would a liberal cit…

  • Cooking Up a Revolution

    Cooking Up a Revolution
    av Sean Parson

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526107350

    During the late 1980s and early 1990s the city of San Francisco waged a war against the homeless. Over 1,000 arrests and citations where handed out by the police to activists for simply distributing free food in public parks. Why would a liberal cit…

  • Terror and Terroir

    Terror and Terroir
    av Andrew W. M. Smith

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526131898

    Terror and terroir investigates the Comite Regional d'Action Viticole (CRAV), a loose affiliation of militant winegrowers in the sun-drenched, southern vineyards of the Languedoc. Since 1961, they have fought to protect their livelihood. They were r…

  • Terror and Terroir

    Terror and Terroir
    av Andrew W. M. Smith

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784994358

    Terror and terroir investigates the Comite Regional d'Action Viticole (CRAV), a loose affiliation of militant winegrowers in the sun-drenched, southern vineyards of the Languedoc. Since 1961, they have fought to protect their livelihood. They were r…

  • Anarchy in Athens

    Anarchy in Athens
    av Nicholas Apoifis

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526100597

    The battles between Athenian anarchists and the Greek state have received a high degree of media attention recently. But away from the intensity of street protests militants implement anarchist practices whose outcomes are far less visible. They fee…

  • Anarchy in Athens

    Anarchy in Athens
    av Nicholas Apoifis

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526100634

    The Athenian anarchist and anti-authoritarian milieu's public protests and battles against the Greek state, police and other capitalist institutions are prolific and highly visible. Away from the intensity of the street-protests and the glare of mai…

  • Ecocide

    Ecocide
    av David Whyte

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526146984

    We have reached the point of no return. The existential threat of climate change is now a reality. The world has never been more vulnerable. Yet corporations are already planning a life beyond this point. The business models of fossil fuel giants fa…

  • The Historian'S Craft

    The Historian'S Craft
    av Marc Bloch

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719032929

    This work, by the co-founder of the "Annales School" deals with the uses and methods of history. It is useful for students of history, teachers of historiography and all those interested in the writings of the Annales school.

  • Studies in Irish Radical Leadership

    Studies in Irish Radical Leadership
    av Emmet O'Connor

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719091049

    By European standards, the left in Ireland has not been successful historically, yet its failure has concealed considerable achievement in the occasional great popular mobilisations of the past two centuries. In the process, virtually every shade of…

  • Communicating the History of Medicine

    Communicating the History of Medicine

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526142467

    Communicating the History of Medicine critically assesses the idea of audience and communication in medical history. This collection offers a range of case studies on academic outreach from historical and current perspectives. It questions the kind…

  • The Econocracy

    The Econocracy
    av Joe Earle

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526110138

    One hundred years ago the idea of 'the economy' didn't exist. Now, improving the economy has come to be seen as perhaps the most important task facing modern societies. Politics and policymaking are conducted in the language of economics and economi…

  • The Econocracy

    The Econocracy
    av Joe Earle

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526110121

    One hundred years ago the idea of 'the economy' didn't exist. Now, improving the economy has come to be seen as perhaps the most important task facing modern societies. Politics and policymaking are conducted in the language of economics and economi…

  • Understanding Heritage in Practice

    Understanding Heritage in Practice

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719081545

    Written by an interdisciplinary team of scholars, this authoritative text explores how heritage is delivered and consumed in a global world, and the ever-increasing ways in which heritage is actively valued. New international case studies see herita…

  • Power

    Power
    av Mark Haugaard

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719057298

    An introductory guide to some of the most significant perspectives on the subject of power within social and political theory. Contains extracts from such leading contemporary thinkers as Giddens, Lukes and Bourdieu alongside recent conceptions of p…

  • The Rise of the Nazis

    The Rise of the Nazis
    av Conan Fischer

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719060670

    How and why did the Nazis seize power in Germany? Nearly seventy years on, the question remains heated and important discoveries continue to challenge long standing assumptions. Beginmning with an overview of the historical context within which Nazi…

  • Semi-Presidentialism in Central and Eastern Europe

    Semi-Presidentialism in Central and Eastern Europe

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719087769

    This book, newly available in paperback, examines the extent to which semi-presidentialism has affected the process of democratization in Central and Eastern Europe since the early 1990s. The standard academic wisdom is that semi-presidentialism, wh…

  • Semi-Presidentialism in Central and Eastern Europe

    Semi-Presidentialism in Central and Eastern Europe

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719075353

    This book examines the extent to which semi-presidentialism has affected the process of democratisation in Central and Eastern Europe since the early 1990s. The standard academic wisdom is that semi-presidentialism, where there is both a directly el…

  • Friendship Among Nations

    Friendship Among Nations
    av Evgeny Roshchin

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526116468

    This is the first book-length study of the role that friendship plays in diplomacy and international politics. Through an examination of a vast amount of sources ranging from diplomatic letters and bilateral treaties, to poems and philosophical trea…

  • Friendship Among Nations

    Friendship Among Nations
    av Evgeny Roshchin

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526116444

    This is the first book-length study of the role that friendship plays in diplomacy and international politics. Through an examination of a vast amount of sources ranging from diplomatic letters and bilateral treaties, to poems and philosophical trea…

  • Living Politics After War

    Living Politics After War
    av Johanna Soederstroem

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526144898

    Life after war is intrinsically political for former combatants. As wars end, societies and former combatants face a period of transition. This book explores the experience of coming home for former combatants, capturing the challenges and opportuni…

  • Crime, Law and Society in the Later Middle Ages

    Crime, Law and Society in the Later Middle Ages

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719038013

    This book provides an accessible collection of translated legal sources through which the exploits of criminals and developments in the English criminal justice system (c.1215-1485) can be studied. Drawing on the wealth of archival material and an a…

  • Crime, Law and Society in the Later Middle Ages

    Crime, Law and Society in the Later Middle Ages

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719038020

    This book provides an accessible collection of translated legal sources through which the exploits of criminals and developments in the English criminal justice system (c.1215-1485) can be studied. Drawing on the wealth of archival material and an a…

  • I Refuse to Condemn

    I Refuse to Condemn

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526151476

    In times of heightened national security, scholars and activists from the communities under suspicion often attempt to alert the public to the more complex stories behind the headlines. But when they raise questions about the government, military an…