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  • The New Digital Storytelling

    The New Digital Storytelling
    av Bryan Alexander

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440849602

    Newly revised and updated, this is the essential guide to state-of-the-art digital storytelling for audiences, creators, and teachers.Written for everyone interested in the communication potential of digital media, including educators, marketers, co…

  • Religion and Transhumanism

    Religion and Transhumanism

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440833250

    Should technology be used to improve human faculties such as cognition and longevity? This thought-provoking dialogue between "transhumanism" and religion examines enhancement technologies that could radically alter the human species."Transhumanism"…

  • Hindu Narratives on Human Rights

    Hindu Narratives on Human Rights
    av Arvind Sharma

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313381614

    This pioneering work examines the existing understanding of Hinduism in relation to human rights discourse.Written by a leading Hindu scholar, Hindu Narratives on Human Rights is organized around specific rights, such as the right to own property, t…

  • Inside the Concentration Camps

    Inside the Concentration Camps
    av Thomas R. Whissen

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275954475

    This book is a translation of an oral history of the concentration camp experience recorded immediately after World War II as told by men and women who endured it and lived to tell about it. Their vivid, firsthand accounts heighten the reality of th…

  • Energy Transitions

    Energy Transitions
    av Vaclav Smil

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440853241

    This book provides a detailed, global examination of energy transitions, supplying a long-term historical perspective, an up-to-date assessment of recent and near-term advances in energy production technology and implementation, and an explanation o…

  • Warfare in the Ancient World

    Warfare in the Ancient World
    av Stefan G. Chrissanthos

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275985196

    From the clash of bronze weapons on bronze armor to the fall of Rome, war often decided the course of ancient history. This volume is a practical introduction to the study of warfare in the ancient world, beginning with Egypt and Mesopotamia, and tr…

  • War 2.0

    War 2.0
    av Thomas Rid

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313364709

    War 2.0: Irregular Warfare in the Information Age argues that two intimately connected grassroots trends-the rise of insurgencies and the rise of the web-are putting modern armies under huge pressure to adapt new forms of counterinsurgency to new fo…

  • Drums of Redemption

    Drums of Redemption
    av Harvey J. Sindima

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275965839

    This book covers the history of Christianity in Africa from the first century to the present, highlighting the roles of the Coptic and Ethiopian Churches in preserving Christianity and inspiring African nationalism (in the case of the Ethiopian Chur…

  • America's Gun Wars

    America's Gun Wars
    av Donald J. Campbell

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440870293

    This book examines the controversies surrounding gun control, which are less about whether it "works" and more about whether the nation should prioritize traditional values of rugged independence or newer values of communitarian interdependence.Amer…

  • Divide and Rule

    Divide and Rule
    av H. L. Wesseling

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275951382

    The partition of Africa was one of the most spectacular episodes in modern history. For Europeans, Africa was still an unknown continent in 1880. Thirty years later almost all of it was under European control. This race for colonies went hand in han…

  • Divide and Rule

    Divide and Rule
    av H. L. Wesseling

    Inbunden - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275951375

    The partition of Africa was one of the most spectacular episodes in modern history. For Europeans, Africa was still an unknown continent in 1880. Thirty years later almost all of it was under European control. This race for colonies went hand in han…

  • Subotai the Valiant

    Subotai the Valiant
    av Richard A. Gabriel

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275975821

    This book tells the story of Subotai the Valiant, one of the greatest generals in military history, surely the equal of Hannibal and Scipio in tactical brilliance and ranking right along with both Alexander and Caesar as a strategist. Subotai comman…

  • The Managerial Revolution

    The Managerial Revolution
    av James Burnham

    Inbunden - 1972 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780837156781

  • Korean Economic Development

    Korean Economic Development
    av Paul W Kuznets

    Inbunden - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275946456

    Kuznets focuses on the four key characteristics of South Korean economic development since the mid-1960s: relatively high investment rates, labor market competition, export orientation, and a strong, interventionist government. He uses an informal m…

  • Colloquium

    Colloquium
    av Karen Tracy

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781567502244

    In academic colloquia the most privileged and noble mission of universities is exercised: the advancing and testing of ideas, the production of truth and knowledge, an activity that is nothing less than the the essential sound for a place of thought…

  • Colloquium

    Colloquium
    av Karen Tracy

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781567502237

    In academic colloquia the most privileged and noble mission of universities is exercised: the advancing and testing of ideas, the production of truth and knowledge, an activity that is nothing less than the the essential sound for a place of thought…

  • Inventing the Flat Earth

    Inventing the Flat Earth
    av Jeffrey B. Russell

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275959043

    Neither Christopher Columbus nor his contemporaries thought the earth was flat. Yet this curious illusion persists today, firmly established with the help of the media, textbooks, teachers-even noted historians. Inventing the Flat Earth is Russell's…

  • You Can Do the Math

    You Can Do the Math
    av Ron Lipsman

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313351532

    Every day we are faced with financial decisions. Should I buy that DVD player or 100 lottery tickets? What percentage of my salary should I allocate to my 401(k)? How much should I be saving for my daughter's college education? Will I be better off…

  • You Can Do the Math

    You Can Do the Math
    av Ron Lipsman

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275983413

    Every day we are faced with financial decisions. Should I buy that DVD player or 100 lottery tickets? What percentage of my salary should I allocate to my 401K? How much should I be saving for my daughter's college education? Will I be better off le…

  • The Road to Hel

    The Road to Hel
    av Hilda Roderick Ellis

    Inbunden - 1968 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780837100708

  • The Columbian Exchange

    The Columbian Exchange
    av Alfred W., Jr. Crosby

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275980924

    Thirty years ago, Alfred Crosby published a small work that illuminated a simple point, that the most important changes brought on by the voyages of Columbus were not social or political, but biological in nature. The book told the story of how 1492…

  • The Columbian Exchange

    The Columbian Exchange
    av Alfred W., Jr. Crosby

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275980733

    Thirty years ago, Alfred Crosby published a small work that illuminated a simple point, that the most important changes brought on by the voyages of Columbus were not social or political, but biological in nature. The book told the story of how 1492…

  • The Words and Music of Van Morrison

    The Words and Music of Van Morrison
    av Erik Hage

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313358623

    Van Morrison is primal but sophisticated; he's accessible but inscrutable; he's a complex songwriter and a raw blues shouter; he's a steady influence on the musical scene but wildly unpredictable as well, and it's these complex and often conflicting…

  • Advances in Psychedelic Medicine

    Advances in Psychedelic Medicine

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440864100

    Researchers, program administrators, and practicing clinicians explain the most recent developments in using psychedelic substances to treat psychological, physiological, and social problems.More than a decade ago, the U.S. government lifted its ban…

  • Monsters in the Mirror

    Monsters in the Mirror

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313382161

    This collection provides readers with a comprehensive overview of postwar representations of Nazism in popular culture, documenting and critiquing their enormous impact and importance.From Charlie Chaplin's The Great Dictator to the depiction of Naz…

  • Poems.

    Poems.
    av Paul Verlaine

    Inbunden - 1977 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780837198590

    A representative collection of early and late lyrics, and the famed hymn, Sagesse.

  • Materials, Methods, and Masterpieces of Medieval Art

    Materials, Methods, and Masterpieces of Medieval Art
    av Janetta Rebold Benton

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275994181

    A comprehensive and informed analysis explores the startlingly diverse and sophisticated fine arts in the Middle Ages.Materials, Methods, and Masterpieces of Medieval Art provides a comprehensive and detailed analysis of the work done by artists in…

  • Religion Online [2 volumes]

    Religion Online [2 volumes]

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440853715

    Religion Online provides new insights about religiosity in a contemporary context, offering a comprehensive look at the intersection of digital media, faith communities, and practices of all sorts.Recent research on Apple users, video games, virtual…

  • Resilience for Today

    Resilience for Today
    av Edith H. Grotberg

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275979843

    The increased bombardment of information on the world's dangers, from imminent disasters to terror and wars reported in the media, make us particularly vulnerable to stress and feelings of helplessness. This volume is unique in describing how to pro…

  • Comics, Manga, and Graphic Novels

    Comics, Manga, and Graphic Novels
    av Robert Petersen

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313363306

    This text examines comics, graphic novels, and manga with a broad, international scope that reveals their conceptual origins in antiquity.Graphic narrative art is a fascinating phenomenon that emerged centuries ago with the expansion of literacy and…

  • The Hundred Languages of Children

    The Hundred Languages of Children

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313359811

    Why does the city of Reggio Emilia in northern Italy feature one of the best public systems of early education in the world? This book documents the comprehensive and innovative approach that utilizes the "hundred languages of children" to support t…

  • The Hundred Languages of Children

    The Hundred Languages of Children

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313359613

    Why does the city of Reggio Emilia in northern Italy feature one of the best public systems of early education in the world? This book documents the comprehensive and innovative approach that utilizes the "hundred languages of children" to support t…

  • Growing Young, 2nd Edition

    Growing Young, 2nd Edition
    av Ashley Montagu

    Häftad - 1988 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780897891660

    In this new, revised edition of his landmark book, Montagu compels us to reevaluate the way we think about growth and development, in all its phases, throughout life. Humans are designed to grow and develop their childlike qualities, and not to beco…

  • Growing Young, 2nd Edition

    Growing Young, 2nd Edition
    av Ashley Montagu

    Inbunden - 1988 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780897891677

    In this new, revised edition of his landmark book, Montagu compels us to reevaluate the way we think about growth and development, in all its phases, throughout life. Humans are designed to grow and develop their childlike qualities, and not to beco…

  • The Successful Family Business

    The Successful Family Business
    av Edward D. Hess

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275988876

    Over 80% of the businesses in the United States are family-owned and managed. From the corner deli or barbershop to global empires in brewing, media, and cleaning products, family businesses embody the entrepreneurial spirit that drives innovation a…

  • The Matriarchs of England's Cooperative Movement

    The Matriarchs of England's Cooperative Movement
    av Barbara J. Blaszak

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313309953

    Current thinking considers the Women's Cooperative Guild within the English Cooperative Movement to have been an independent and democratically run organization whose leaders built sisterhood across class lines and achieved many benefits for married…

  • Knowing and the Known

    Knowing and the Known
    av John Dewey

    Inbunden - 1976 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780837184982

  • New Ideas in Therapy

    New Ideas in Therapy
    av Dennis Delprato

    Inbunden - 1987 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313248450

    According to the editors of New Ideas in Therapy, cognitive behaviorist theory is increasingly hampered by intrinsic theoretical limitations. A promising alternative and the subject of this book is interbehaviorism--a theory introduced by the late J…

  • Libricide

    Libricide
    av Rebecca Knuth

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313361487

    Where they have burned books, they will end in burning human beings, declared German poet Heinrich Heine. This book identifies the regime-sponsored, ideologically driven, and systemic destruction of books and libraries in the 20th century that often…

  • Libricide

    Libricide
    av Rebecca Knuth

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275980887

    Where they have burned books, they will end in burning human beings, declared German poet Heinrich Heine. This book identifies the regime-sponsored, ideologically driven, and systemic destruction of books and libraries in the 20th century that often…

  • Crude Oil, Crude Money

    Crude Oil, Crude Money
    av Thomas W. Lippman

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440863943

    Tells the untold story of how Exxon, Mobil, Chevron, and Texaco teamed up with the CIA and Department of State to thwart the plans of Greek shipping magnate Aristotle Onassis, who almost managed to reshape the Middle East.In 1954 Aristotle Onassis (…

  • The Army of the Future.

    The Army of the Future.
    av Gaulle de

    Inbunden - 1977 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780837175256

  • Literacy in the Library

    Literacy in the Library
    av Mark Dressman

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780897894951

    This critical ethnography of school libraries contributes to the study of the politics of literacy at the elementary school level as well as provides an interesting case study of border crossing. The book interrogates two accounts of social reproduc…

  • The Sound of Stevie Wonder

    The Sound of Stevie Wonder
    av James E. Perone

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275987237

    Since his professional debut in 1962, Stevie Wonder has recorded sixty-four singles that have made the Billboard top 100, including ten that reached number one. Wonder was one of the first Motown artists to have complete control over the writing, ar…

  • Islam vs. Islamism

    Islam vs. Islamism
    av Peter R. Demant

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275990787

    Islam vs. Islamism introduces the Islamic world's diversity, conflicts, and dilemmas-its origins, extraordinary creativity, and current crisis, the result of its unhappy encounter with Western modernity. Particular attention is given to Islamism, Is…

  • In Sickness and in Power

    In Sickness and in Power
    av David Owen

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313360053

    The course of modern world history has been critically shaped by the physical and mental illnesses of heads of state, sometimes in the public eye but usually in secrecy. Democratic politicians as diverse as Woodrow Wilson, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Chu…

  • Internal War

    Internal War
    av Harry Eckstein

    Inbunden - 1980 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313224515

    Using illustrations from past and current internal wars, thirteen social scientists here apply their many perspectives--derived from the fields of sociology, political science, and economics--to a variety of aspects of internal wars.

  • 20th-Century Microtonal Notation

    20th-Century Microtonal Notation
    av Gardner Read

    Inbunden - 1990 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313273988

    No other book has covered the subject of 20th-century microtonal notation in such depth as this comprehensive guide book. 20th-Century Microtonal Notation surveys the many attempts to notate various microtonal divisions of the octave in our western…

  • Commodity Chains and Global Capitalism

    Commodity Chains and Global Capitalism

    Häftad - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275945732

    The current restructuring of the world-economy under global capitalism has further integrated international trade and production. It thus has brought to the fore the key role of commodity chains in the relationships of capital, labor, and states. Co…

  • Commodity Chains and Global Capitalism

    Commodity Chains and Global Capitalism

    Inbunden - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313289149

    The current restructuring of the world-economy under global capitalism has further integrated international trade and production. It thus has brought to the fore the key role of commodity chains in the relationships of capital, labor, and states. Co…

  • Advancing the Common Good

    Advancing the Common Good
    av Philip Kotler

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440872440

    In Advancing the Common Good, stories of prominent reformers fighting for the Common Good will inspire concerned readers and voters and help them recognize which actions and proposals will substantially elevate the happiness and well-being of citize…

  • Fighting Power

    Fighting Power
    av Martin van Creveld

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313091575

    Analyses the performance of two key parties engaged in fighting during World War II.

  • Fighting Power

    Fighting Power
    av Martin van Creveld

    Inbunden - 1982 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313233333

  • Female Circumcision and the Politics of Knowledge

    Female Circumcision and the Politics of Knowledge
    av Obioma Nnaemeka

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780897898652

    Heated debates about and insurgencies against female circumcision are symptoms of a disease emanating from a mindset that produced hierarchies of humans, conquered colonies, and built empires. The loss of colonies and empires does not in any way mit…

  • Female Circumcision and the Politics of Knowledge

    Female Circumcision and the Politics of Knowledge
    av Obioma Nnaemeka

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780897898645

    Heated debates about and insurgencies against female circumcision are symptoms of a disease emanating from a mindset that produced hierarchies of humans, conquered colonies, and built empires. The loss of colonies and empires does not in any way mit…

  • The Self and Others

    The Self and Others

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275976255

    This volume focuses on relations between the self and other individuals, the self and groups, and the self and context. Leading scholars in the field of positioning theory present the newest developments from this field on human social relations. Th…

  • The Self and Others

    The Self and Others
    av Rom Harre

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275976248

    This volume focuses on relations between the self and other individuals, the self and groups, and the self and context. Leading scholars in the field of positioning theory present the newest developments from this field on human social relations. Th…

  • Horror Fiction in the 20th Century

    Horror Fiction in the 20th Century
    av Jess Nevins

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440862052

    Providing an indispensable resource for academics as well as readers interested in the evolution of horror fiction in the 20th century, this book provides a readable yet critical guide to global horror fiction and authors.Horror Fiction in the 20th…

  • Feeling Lonesome

    Feeling Lonesome
    av Ben Lazare Mijuskovic

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440840289

    This book presents an intricate, interdisciplinary evaluation of loneliness that examines the relation of consciousness to loneliness. It views loneliness from the inside as a universal human condition rather than attempting to explain it away as an…

  • Intelligence Analysis

    Intelligence Analysis
    av Wayne Michael Hall

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313382659

    This book offers a vast conceptual and theoretical exploration of the ways intelligence analysis must change in order to succeed against today's most dangerous combatants and most complex irregular theatres of conflict.Intelligence Analysis: How to…

  • Educational Psychology

    Educational Psychology
    av Jennifer L. Martin

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440864490

    A comprehensive introduction to educational psychology, this volume is inclusive of all of the essentials-covering history, profiles, theories, applications, research, case studies, current events, issues, controversies, and more.Focused on human le…