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  • Poststructural Policy Analysis

    Poststructural Policy Analysis
    av Carol Bacchi

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137525444

    This book offers a novel, refreshing and politically engaged way to think about public policy. Instead of treating policy as simply the government's best efforts to address problems, it offers a way to question critically how policies produce "probl…

  • Product Innovation in the Global Fashion Industry

    Product Innovation in the Global Fashion Industry

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137523488

    As an initial attempt to understand innovation in fashion, this volume focuses on product innovations, realizing that this industry is truly an innovative sector in which diverse technologies, science, art, and tradition have been merged, synthesize…

  • Nobody's Law

    Nobody's Law
    av Marc Hertogh

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137603968

    Nobody's Law shows how people - who are disappointed, disenchanted, and outraged about the justice system - gradually move away from law. Using detailed case studies and combining different theoretical perspectives, this book explores the legal cons…

  • Foucault on the Politics of Parrhesia

    Foucault on the Politics of Parrhesia
    av T. Dyrberg

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137368348

    Foucault saw the notion of parrhesia (truth-telling) as the most important factor for how governments could and should communicate with their people and vice versa. This important collection compiles and analyses Foucault's views on parrhesia to she…

  • Interculturality in Education

    Interculturality in Education
    av Fred Dervin

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137545435

    This book explores the decades-long use of the notion of interculturality in education and other fields, arguing that it is now time to move beyond certain assumptions towards a richer and more realistic understanding of the 'intercultural'. Many co…

  • Happiness and Place

    Happiness and Place
    av Adam Okulicz-Kozaryn

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137436320

    This book is about places - cities, suburbs and towns - and happiness of people living there. Taking an interdisciplinary approach, Okulicz-Kozaryn examines the relations between human happiness and the infrastructure of the places they live. This t…

  • Global Perspectives and Key Debates in Sex and Relationships Education

    Global Perspectives and Key Debates in Sex and Relationships Education

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137500205

    There is a great variety of sex and relationship education in the global North and South and this book draws together the global perspectives and debates on this key topic. Issues including gender-based violence, pornography, sexual consent, sexual…

  • Global Perspectives and Key Debates in Sex and Relationships Education

    Global Perspectives and Key Debates in Sex and Relationships Education

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349698783

    There is a great variety of sex and relationship education in the global North and South and this book draws together the global perspectives and debates on this key topic. Issues including gender-based violence, pornography, sexual consent, sexual…

  • The Political Economy of Sustainable Development

    The Political Economy of Sustainable Development
    av Dirk Jacob Wolfson

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137552747

    The author shows how sustainable development may be organized, valued and distributed by introducing situational contracting as an interactive and contextual mode of governance. Situational contracting provides a road map for where we want to go, se…

  • Why is English Literature?

    Why is English Literature?
    av T. Bonfiglio

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137379870

    Why is English synonymous with literature in the United States? Bonfiglio contextualizes the rising hegemony of English within the anti-labor, anti-immigration, xenophobic, mercantile, militarist, and technocratic ideologies that arose in the US in…

  • The Lost Art of Banking

    The Lost Art of Banking
    av Aisling Tuite

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783030122010

  • Writing Anthropology

    Writing Anthropology
    av F. Bouchetoux

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137404169

    A call for new methods for anthropology, this book explores the nature of anthropological knowledge and the conditions of integration and communication with people. Starting with an analysis of anthropologists' guilt, Fan addresses issues of reflexi…

  • Gender Pedagogy

    Gender Pedagogy
    av E. Henderson

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137428486

    When addressed in its full reactive potential, gender has a tendency to unfix the reassuring certainties of education and academia. Gender pedagogy unfolds as an account of teaching gender learning that is rooted in Derrida's concept of the 'trace',…

  • Reinventing Philosophy of Religion

    Reinventing Philosophy of Religion
    av G. Oppy

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349493005

    Considerations about the existence and nature of God are given far too much weight in contemporary discussions of philosophy of religion. Against prevailing orthodoxy, this introduction to philosophy of religion urges a broader perspective that atte…

  • No Symbols Where None Intended: Literary Essays from Laclos to Beckett

    No Symbols Where None Intended: Literary Essays from Laclos to Beckett
    av M. Axelrod

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137456090

    An homage to Nabokov's Lectures on Literature, this collection of essays sheds new light on canonical authors such as Ibsen, Beckett, and Strindberg. Using style and structure as the connective thread, Mark Axelrod joins a wide and deep conversation…

  • The Digital Afterlives of Jane Austen

    The Digital Afterlives of Jane Austen
    av K. Mirmohamadi

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137401328

    This is the first scholarly study to explore the ever-expanding world of online Austen fandom and fan fiction writing. Using case studies from the Internet writing community and publisher, Wattpad, as well as dedicated fan websites, it illuminates t…

  • Justice and Revenge in Contemporary American Crime Fiction

    Justice and Revenge in Contemporary American Crime Fiction
    av Stuart Sim

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137469656

    The detective figure in contemporary American crime fiction increasingly relies on revenge to bring about justice in a society where there has been a sharp decline in moral values. This study demonstrates how the notion of the detective as a moral e…

  • Politicians, Personal Image and the Construction of Political Identity

    Politicians, Personal Image and the Construction of Political Identity
    av C. Archetti

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137353412

    Is the media obsession with image leading to a degeneration of politics? Are politicians more concerned with their appearances than with policy substance? Through the evidence provided by over 50 interviews with politicians across the UK and Italy -…

  • The Radical Right in Eastern Europe

    The Radical Right in Eastern Europe
    av Michael Minkenberg

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349957422

    This book is a comparative analysis of the post-communist East European radical right, both in party and non-party formation, using the West European radical right as a baseline. Minkenberg offers insights into the political field of the radical rig…

  • Hoarders, Doomsday Preppers, and the Culture of Apocalypse

    Hoarders, Doomsday Preppers, and the Culture of Apocalypse
    av Gwendolyn Audrey Foster

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349500499

    The culture of twenty-first century America revolves around narcissistic death, violence, and visions of doom. Foster explores this culture of the apocalypse, from hoarding and gluttony to visions of the post-apocalyptic world.

  • The Federalist Papers and Institutional Power In American Political Development

    The Federalist Papers and Institutional Power In American Political Development
    av D. Wirls

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137533272

    This book reconnects The Federalist Papers to the study of American politics and political development, arguing that the papers contain previously unrecognized theory of institutional power, a theory that enlarges and refines the contribution of the…

  • Journalism in the Fallen Confederacy

    Journalism in the Fallen Confederacy
    av Debra Reddin van Tuyll

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349506620

    During the American Civil War, several newspapers remained Confederate sympathizers despite their locations being occupied by Union troops. Examining these papers, the authors explore what methods of suppression occupiers used, how occupation influe…

  • The Language of Cosmetics Advertising

    The Language of Cosmetics Advertising
    av Helen Ringrow

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137557971

    This book offers a cross-cultural comparison of French and British cosmetics advertisements and explores how the discourse of beauty advertising represents ideas about femininity in French and English language contexts. As the global beauty industry…

  • A Contemporary Theology for Ecumenical Peace

    A Contemporary Theology for Ecumenical Peace
    av J. Will

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349485185

    Humanity's long history of intermittent conflicts and contemporary violence undermines Christian's (and their Jewish and Muslim fellow believers) religious confidence in and moral commitment to world peace. The principal issue is the ambiguity of Go…

  • Craftivism and Yarn Bombing

    Craftivism and Yarn Bombing
    av Alyce McGovern

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137579904

    This book explores the use of handmade crafts as a vehicle for protest. Craftivism has experienced a resurgence in recent years, often in direct response to the social, environment and political concerns of those who engage in the practice. Acts of…

  • The Public on the Public

    The Public on the Public
    av C. Westall

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137351333

    In Britain, the resistance to popular determination allowed by the financial construct of the public has been so successful that this term, public, must be re-read as politically paralyzing. The problem, our problem, is the public - which we are so…

  • The Coroners of Northern Britain c. 1300-1700

    The Coroners of Northern Britain c. 1300-1700
    av R. Houston

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137381064

    For the last 800 years coroners have been important in England's legal and political landscape, best known as investigators of sudden, suspicious, or unexplained death. Against the background of the coroner's role in historic England, this book expl…

  • President Obama's Counterterrorism Strategy in the War on Terror

    President Obama's Counterterrorism Strategy in the War on Terror
    av Leonard Cutler

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137567680

    This book assesses President Barack Obama's counterterrorism policy as it evolved throughout his presidency, from the expanded use of drones to the controversial decisions regarding the Syrian conflict. President Obama has achieved the dubious disti…

  • Translation and Social Media

    Translation and Social Media
    av Renee Desjardins

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137522542

    Offering a discussion of translation and social media through three themes, theory, training and professional practice, this book builds on emerging research in Translation Studies, including references citing recent translation and social media ind…

  • Development Cooperation

    Development Cooperation
    av S. Klingebiel

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349485147

    The aims of and motives for development cooperation have changed significantly in recent times. Besides pursuing short- and longer-term objectives in their own economic, foreign policy and other interests, donors usually have a recognisable and genu…

  • The Greatest Comic Book of All Time

    The Greatest Comic Book of All Time
    av Bart Beaty

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137561961

    Bart Beaty and Benjamin Woo work to historicize why it is that certain works or creators have come to define the notion of a "quality comic book," while other works and creators have been left at the fringes of critical analysis.

  • Culture and Immigration in Context

    Culture and Immigration in Context
    av D. Briggs

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137380609

    Based on ethnographic data, this revealing study presents a humane and realistic account of Romanian economic migrants and their life in the UK, providing a more balanced picture of the way new immigrant groups are depicted and popularly perceived.

  • Strawberry Fields

    Strawberry Fields
    av Katie Flynn

    Pocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780099559627

    The only girl in a family of boys, she knows herself to be much loved, but it is not until Sara begins to work at the Salvation Army children's home, Strawberry Fields, that the two girls meet - and Brogan's secret is told at last...

  • Policing New Risks in Modern European History

    Policing New Risks in Modern European History

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349713332

    Authorities often fear societal change as it implies finding a new balance to live together within society. Whether it is defined by economic, political, social or cultural factors, the transformation of life in society is considered by authorities…

  • An Enquiry into the Asian Growth Model

    An Enquiry into the Asian Growth Model
    av D. Das

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349506804

    During the post-World War-II period, several Asian economies turned in stellar performances. This book addresses the all-important query regarding the ebullient growth performance of a group of dynamic Asian economies. Its principal focus is the so-…

  • The Role of Creative Ignorance: Portraits of Path Finders and Path Creators

    The Role of Creative Ignorance: Portraits of Path Finders and Path Creators
    av P. Formica

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137489623

    Traditionally, company experts and outside collaborators innovate by developing the knowledge map. Success or failure of incremental innovation hinges on this path. The Role of Creative Ignorance suggests the knowledge map should be abandoned and re…

  • Children's Bodies in Schools: Corporeal Performances of Social Class

    Children's Bodies in Schools: Corporeal Performances of Social Class
    av S. Henry

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349495184

    Bringing together sociology of the body with powerful examinations of educational theory and social class, Henry examines how children's experiences of school and pedagogy are shaped by their bodies and the ideas of social class and class identity t…

  • Maxwell, Sutton, and the Birth of Color Photography

    Maxwell, Sutton, and the Birth of Color Photography
    av J. Cat

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349464012

    This focused and incisive study reassesses the historic collaboration between James Clerk Maxwell and Thomas Sutton. It reveals that Maxwell and Sutton were closer to true partners than has commonly been assumed, and shows how their experiments illu…

  • The Black Indian in American Literature

    The Black Indian in American Literature
    av K. Byars-Nichols

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137389176

    The first book-length study of the figure of the black Indian in American Literature, this project explores themes of nation, culture, and performativity. Moving from the Post-Independence period to the Contemporary era, Byars-Nichols re-centers a m…

  • Australian Women in Advertising in the Twentieth Century

    Australian Women in Advertising in the Twentieth Century
    av J. Dickenson

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349703029

    When did Australian women first enter the advertising industry? The stereotypical advertising executive might be a pony-tailed, Ferrari-driving, young-ish man, but women have worked in Australian advertising agencies from the first years of the mode…

  • The Manipulation of Online Self-Presentation

    The Manipulation of Online Self-Presentation
    av A. Attrill

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349503230

    This book explores psychological theories around the ways in which people present themselves online. The role of dispositional and situational factors along with the motivations that drive self-presentation across diverse Internet arenas are conside…

  • The Manipulation of Online Self-Presentation

    The Manipulation of Online Self-Presentation
    av A. Attrill

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137483409

    This book explores psychological theories around the ways in which people present themselves online. The role of dispositional and situational factors along with the motivations that drive self-presentation across diverse Internet arenas are conside…

  • A Rumor of Empathy

    A Rumor of Empathy
    av L. Agosta

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349504626

    A rumor of empathy in vicarious receptivity, understanding, interpretation, narrative, and empathic intersubjectivity becomes the scandal of empathy in Lipps and Strachey. Yet when all the philosophical arguments and categories are complete and all…

  • 3D Printing for Development in the Global South

    3D Printing for Development in the Global South
    av T. Birtchnell

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137365651

    Birtchnell and Hoyle explore how printers, designs, materials and infrastructures all need to be 'just right' in order for meaningful social change to happen with appropriate scale. The 3D4D Challenge suggests 3D printing could reach scale in the Gl…

  • A Visual Approach for Green Criminology

    A Visual Approach for Green Criminology
    av Lorenzo Natali

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137546678

    This book brings the visual dimension of environmental crimes and harms into the field of green criminology. It shows how photographic images can provide a means for eliciting narratives from people who live in polluted areas - describing in detail…

  • Mythological Constructs of Mexican Femininity

    Mythological Constructs of Mexican Femininity
    av Pilar Melero

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137514615

    Mexican figures like La Virgen de Guadalupe, la Malinche, la Llorona, and la Chingada reflect different myths of motherhood in Mexican culture. For the first time, Melero examines these instances of portrayed motherhood as a discursive space in the…

  • The Policy and Politics of Food Stamps and SNAP

    The Policy and Politics of Food Stamps and SNAP
    av Matthew Gritter

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137520913

    Food Stamps, now known as the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), has endured and expanded in recent years. The program has been preserved and in some cases enhanced as a result of its inclusion in the Farm Bill, being characterized as…

  • Edith Cavell and her Legend

    Edith Cavell and her Legend
    av Christine E. Hallett

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137543707

    This book examines the myriad identities and portrayals of Edith Cavell, as they have been constructed and handed down by propagandists, biographers and artists. Cavell was first introduced to the British public through a series of Foreign Office st…

  • Designing Industrial Policy in Latin America: Business-State Relations and the New Developmentalism

    Designing Industrial Policy in Latin America: Business-State Relations and the New Developmentalism
    av B. Schneider

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349506682

    Development economists and practitioners agree that close collaboration between business and government improves industrial policy, yet little research exists on how best to organize that. This book examines three necessary functions--information ex…

  • Military Internees, Prisoners of War and the Irish State during the Second World War

    Military Internees, Prisoners of War and the Irish State during the Second World War
    av B. Kelly

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349495917

    Between 1939 and 1945, over two hundred German and forty-five Allied servicemen were interned in neutral Ireland. They presented a series of extremely complex issues for the de Valera government, which strove to balance Ireland's international relat…

  • Community Resilience, Universities and Engaged Research for Today's World

    Community Resilience, Universities and Engaged Research for Today's World

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137481047

    The increasing development of partnerships between universities and communities allows the research of academics to become engaged with those around them. This book highlights several case studies from a range of disciplines, such as psychology, soc…