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  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • British Business History, 1720-1994

    British Business History, 1720-1994
    av J. F. Wilson

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719041334

    This textbook covers over three centuries of British business history from 1720 to the present day. Wilson argues that company culture has been the most important component in the evolution of business organisations and management practices. The inf…

  • 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 European Conservatives and Reformists (Ecr)

    The European Conservatives and Reformists (Ecr)
    av Martin Steven

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526139146

    The European Conservatives and Reformists (ECR) are now established as one of the larger groups in the European Parliament and from 2014 to 2019 had more MEPs than the Liberals, Greens or radical left and right-wing factions. Despite this, ECR has s…

  • Robert Lepage's Original Stage Productions

    Robert Lepage's Original Stage Productions
    av Karen Fricker

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719080067

    This book explores the development of Robert Lepage's distinctive approach to stage direction in the early (1984-1994) and middle (1995-2008) stages of his career, arguing that globalisation had a defining effect on shaping his aesthetic and his pro…

  • 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…

  • David Lean

    David Lean
    av Melanie Williams

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526116819

    'A rule of mine is this', said William Goldman in 1983, 'there are always three hot directors and one of them is always David Lean.' One of the best known and most admired of British film makers, David Lean had a directorial career that spanned five…

  • David Lean

    David Lean
    av Melanie Williams

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719073854

    'A rule of mine is this', said William Goldman in 1983, 'there are always three hot directors and one of them is always David Lean.' One of the best known and most admired of British film makers, David Lean had a directorial career that spanned five…

  • Beginning Postcolonialism

    Beginning Postcolonialism
    av Peter J. Barry

    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…

  • 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…

  • European Fashion

    European Fashion

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526122094

    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…

  • Media Semiotics

    Media Semiotics
    av Jonathan Bignell

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719062056

    Media semiotics is a lucid investigation of the critical approach in contemporary media studies. Using examples such as Big Brother and Billy Elliot, Jonathan Bignell steps easily from basic concepts to more complex theories, while devoting chapters…

  • 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…

  • History Through Material Culture

    History Through Material Culture
    av Dr. Leonie Hannan

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784991265

    History through material culture is a unique, step-by-step guide for students and researchers who wish to use objects as historical sources.Responding to the significant, scholarly interest in historical material culture studies, this book makes cle…

  • Nordic Gothic

    Nordic Gothic

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526126436

    Nordic Gothic traces Gothic fiction in the Nordic region from its beginnings in the nineteenth century, with a main focus on the development of Gothic from the 1990s onwards in literature, film, TV and new media. The volume gives an overview of Nord…

  • Mathematics for Economists

    Mathematics for Economists
    av Malcolm Pemberton

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784991487

    This book is a self-contained treatment of all the mathematics needed by undergraduate and masters-level students of economics. Building up gently from a very low level, the authors provide a clear, systematic coverage of calculus and matrix algebra…

  • Me, Not You

    Me, Not You
    av Alison Phipps

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526147172

    The Me Too movement, started by Black feminist Tarana Burke in 2006, went viral as a hashtag eleven years later after a tweet by white actor Alyssa Milano. Mainstream movements like #MeToo have often built on and co-opted the work of women of colour…

  • Me, Not You

    Me, Not You
    av Alison Phipps

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526155801

    The Me Too movement, started by Black feminist Tarana Burke in 2006, went viral as a hashtag eleven years later after a tweet by white actor Alyssa Milano. Mainstream movements like #MeToo have often built on and co-opted the work of women of colour…

  • 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…

  • The History of Emotions

    The History of Emotions
    av Rob Boddice

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784994297

    This book introduces students and professional historians to the main areas of concern in the history of emotions. It discusses how the emotions intersect with other lines of historical research relating to power, practice, society and morality. Add…

  • The History of Emotions

    The History of Emotions
    av Rob Boddice

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784994280

    This book introduces students and professional historians to the main areas of concern in the history of emotions. It discusses how the emotions intersect with other lines of historical research relating to power, practice, society and morality. Add…

  • 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…

  • HeLeNe Cixous

    HeLeNe Cixous
    av Nicholas Royle

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526140661

    This book provides a wide-ranging and up-to-date critical introduction to the writings of Helene Cixous (1937-), focusing on key motifs, such as dreams, the supernatural, literature, psychoanalysis, creative writing, realism, sexual differences, lau…

  • Eastward Bound

    Eastward Bound

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719066917

    Eastward bound looks at travel and travellers in the medieval period. An international range of distinguished contributors offer discussions on a wide range of themes, from the experiences of Crusaders on campaign, to the lives of pilgrims, missiona…

  • Charlotte Bronte

    Charlotte Bronte

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526139481

    Charlotte Bronte: legacies and afterlives is a timely reflection on the persistent fascination and creative engagement with Charlotte Bronte's life and work. The new essays in this volume, which cover the period from Bronte's first publication to th…

  • Charlotte Bronte

    Charlotte Bronte

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784992460

    Charlotte Bronte: legacies and afterlives is a timely reflection on the persistent fascination and creative engagement with Charlotte Bronte's life and work. The new essays in this volume, which cover the period from Bronte's first publication to th…

  • 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…

  • The 'Malleus Maleficarum' and the Construction of Witchcraft

    The 'Malleus Maleficarum' and the Construction of Witchcraft
    av Hans Peter Broedel

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719064418

    The Malleus is an important text and is frequently quoted by authors across a wide range of scholarly disciplines. Yet it also presents serious difficulties: it is difficult to understand out of context, and is not generally representative of late m…

  • Engels and the Formation of Marxism

    Engels and the Formation of Marxism
    av S. H. Rigby

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719077746

    The paperback release of this classic work.

  • The Scottish Legendary

    The Scottish Legendary
    av Eva von Contzen

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719095962

    This is the first book-length study of the Scottish Legendary of the late fourteenth century. The only extant collection of saints' lives in the vernacular from medieval Scotland, the work scrutinises the dynamics of hagiographic narration, its impl…

  • The Politics of Airport Expansion in the United Kingdom

    The Politics of Airport Expansion in the United Kingdom
    av Steven Griggs

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719076138

    The massive expansion of global aviation, its insatiable demand for airport capacity and its growing contribution to carbon emissions make it a critical societal problem. Alongside traditional concerns about noise and air pollution, airport politics…

  • The Study of Dress History

    The Study of Dress History
    av Lou Taylor

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719040658

    Over the past ten years the study of dress history has finally achieved academic respectability. This book shows how the fields of dress history and dress studies are now benefitting from the adoption of new multi-disciplinary approaches and outline…

  • Literature, Theology and Feminism

    Literature, Theology and Feminism
    av Dr. Heather Walton

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719060915

    Newly available in paperback, this book offers an authoritative overview of the broad and complex terrain of feminist theorising concerning the relationship between literature and theology as it has developed over the past several decades. It provid…

  • Lee Miller

    Lee Miller
    av Patricia Allmer

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719085475

    Lee Miller: Photography, surrealism, and beyond offers a major new critical discussion of the work of one of the most significant twentieth-century photographers. Applying art-theoretical analyses and insights afforded by previously unseen material…

  • The Annals of Fulda

    The Annals of Fulda

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719034589

    The Annals of Fulda are the principal narrative source written from a perspective east of the Rhine for the period in which the Carolingian Empire gave way to a number of successor kingdoms, including the one which was to become Germany. Timothy Reu…

  • Enacting the Bible in Medieval and Early Modern Drama

    Enacting the Bible in Medieval and Early Modern Drama

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526131591

    The thirteen chapters in this collection open up new horizons for the study of biblical drama by putting special emphasis on multitemporality, the intersections of biblical narrative and performance, and the strategies employed by playwrights to rew…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • The Imperial Premiership

    The Imperial Premiership
    av Sam Goodman

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526109019

    Recent votes in the House of Commons on British military intervention have put foreign policy at the heart of public consciousness. This book examines fifty years and nine premierships - from Harold Wilson to David Cameron - to offer a unique accoun…

  • The Imperial Premiership

    The Imperial Premiership
    av Sam Goodman

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784994372

    Recent votes in the House of Commons on British military intervention have put foreign policy at the heart of public consciousness. This book examines fifty years and nine premierships - from Harold Wilson to David Cameron - to offer a unique accoun…

  • 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…

  • What a Waste

    What a Waste

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719099533

    This is the first ever book to analyse outsourcing - contracting out public services to private business interests. It is an unacknowledged revolution in the British economy, and it has happened quietly, but it is creating powerful new corporate int…

  • What a Waste

    What a Waste

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719099526

    This is the first ever book to analyse outsourcing - contracting out public services to private business interests. It is an unacknowledged revolution in the British economy, and it has happened quietly, but it is creating powerful new corporate int…

  • That Devil's Trick

    That Devil's Trick
    av William Hughes

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526127143

    That devil's trick is the first study of nineteenth-century hypnotism based primarily on the popular - rather than medical - appreciation of the subject. Drawing on the reports of mesmerists, hypnotists, quack doctors and serious physicians printed…

  • That Devil's Trick

    That Devil's Trick
    av William Hughes

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719074837

    That devil's trick is the first study of nineteenth-century hypnotism based primarily on the popular - rather than medical - appreciation of the subject. Drawing on the reports of mesmerists, hypnotists, quack doctors and serious physicians printed…

  • The Reimagined Party

    The Reimagined Party
    av Katharine Dommett

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526147523

    Political parties are an established feature of contemporary democratic politics. For decades, parties have organised government, competed in elections and influenced the way society is run. Yet despite their importance, the status of political part…

  • The Reimagined Party

    The Reimagined Party
    av Katharine Dommett

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526147516

    Political parties are an established feature of contemporary democratic politics. For decades, parties have organised government, competed in elections and influenced the way society is run. Yet despite their importance, the status of politicalparti…

  • 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…

  • Secularism, Islam and Public Intellectuals in Contemporary France

    Secularism, Islam and Public Intellectuals in Contemporary France
    av Nadia Kiwan

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784994129

    Islam in France is often regarded as a political 'issue' and much of the scholarly and public debates about Islam in contemporary France over the last three decades have concentrated on the supposedly 'antagonistic' relationship between France, Isla…

  • Progress and Pathology

    Progress and Pathology

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526133687

    This collaborative volume explores changing perceptions of health and disease in the context of the burgeoning global modernities of the nineteenth century. With case studies from Britain, America, France, Germany, Finland, Bengal, China and the Sou…

  • Noble Society

    Noble Society

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719091032

    This book provides scholars and students alike with a set of texts that can deepen their understanding of the culture and society of the twelfth-century German kingdom. The sources translated here bring to life the activities of five noblemen and no…

  • Noble Society

    Noble Society

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719091025

    This book provides scholars and students alike with a set of texts that can deepen their understanding of the culture and society of the twelfth-century German kingdom. The sources translated here bring to life the activities of five noblemen and no…

  • Balancing the Self

    Balancing the Self

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526132130

    Many health, environmental, and social challenges across the globe - from diabetes to climate change - are regularly discussed in terms of imbalances in biological, ecological, and social systems. Yet, as contributions to this collection demonstrate…

  • A Precarious Equilibrium

    A Precarious Equilibrium
    av Umberto Tulli

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526146021

    In January 1981, just days before Jimmy Carter left the White House, many of the president's officials were well satisfied with the administration's campaign to promote human rights. But as commentators, scholars, and the incoming president began to…

  • Indo-Pacific Empire

    Indo-Pacific Empire
    av Rory Medcalf

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526150783

    The definitive guide to the world's most contested region.The Indo-Pacific is both a place and an idea. It is the region central to global prosperity and security. It is also a metaphor for collective action. If diplomacy fails, it will be the theat…

  • Performance Art in Eastern Europe Since 1960

    Performance Art in Eastern Europe Since 1960
    av Amy Bryzgel

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784994228

    This volume presents the first comprehensive academic study of the history and development of performance art in the former communist countries of Central, Eastern and South Eastern Europe since the 1960s. Covering 21 countries and more than 250 art…

  • Performance Art in Eastern Europe Since 1960

    Performance Art in Eastern Europe Since 1960
    av Amy Bryzgel

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784994211

    This volume presents the first comprehensive academic study of the history and development of performance art in the former communist countries of Central, Eastern and South Eastern Europe since the 1960s. Covering 21 countries and more than 250 art…

  • Victorian Touring Actresses

    Victorian Touring Actresses
    av Janice Norwood

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526133328

    Victorian touring actresses brings new attention to women's experience of working in nineteenth-century theatre by focusing on a diverse group of largely forgotten 'mid-tier' performers, rather than the usual celebrity figures. It examines how actre…

  • The Military Leadership of Matilda of Canossa, 1046-1115

    The Military Leadership of Matilda of Canossa, 1046-1115
    av David Hay

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719073595

    This is the first account in English of the entire, forty year military career of one of the most powerful women of the Middle Ages. Challenging the boundaries between military and gender history, it explains how one famous noblewoman rose to the de…