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  • A Brief History of Fascist Lies

    A Brief History of Fascist Lies
    av Federico Finchelstein

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520346710

    "There is no better book on fascism's complex and vexed relationship with truth."--Jason Stanley, author of How Fascism Works: The Politics of Us and Them In this short companion to his book From Fascism to Populism in History, world-renowned histor…

  • The Managed Heart

    The Managed Heart
    av Arlie Russell Hochschild

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520272941

    In private life, we try to induce or suppress love, envy, and anger through deep acting or "emotion work", just as we manage our outer expressions of feeling through surface acting. In trying to bridge a gap between what we feel and what we "ought"…

  • The Practice of Everyday Life

    The Practice of Everyday Life
    av Michel de Certeau

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520271456

    In this incisive book, Michel de Certeau considers the uses to which social representation and modes of social behavior are put by individuals and groups, describing the tactics available to the common man for reclaiming his own autonomy from the al…

  • Trans

    Trans
    av Jack Halberstam

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520292697

    This title is part of American Studies Now and available as an e-book first. Visit ucpress.edu/go/americanstudiesnow to learn more. In the last decade, public discussions of transgender issues have increased exponentially. However, with this increas…

  • Trans

    Trans
    av Jack Halberstam

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520292680

    This title is part of American Studies Now and available as an e-book first. Visit ucpress.edu/go/americanstudiesnow to learn more. In the last decade, public discussions of transgender issues have increased exponentially. However, with this increas…

  • The Yellow Emperor's Classic of Internal Medicine

    The Yellow Emperor's Classic of Internal Medicine

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520288263

    The Yellow Emperor's Classic of Internal Medicine has become a landmark in the history of Chinese civilization. Written in the form of a dialogue in which the emperor seeks information from his minister Ch'I-Po on questions of health and the art of…

  • This Connection of Everyone with Lungs

    This Connection of Everyone with Lungs
    av Juliana Spahr

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520242951

    Part planetary love poem, part 24/7 news flash, the hypnotic poems of This Connection of Everyone with Lungs wrap with equal, angular grace around lovers and battleships. These poems hear the tracer fire in a bird's song and capture cell division an…

  • How to Read Egyptian Hieroglyphs: A Step-By-Step Guide to Teach Yourself

    How to Read Egyptian Hieroglyphs: A Step-By-Step Guide to Teach Yourself
    av Mark Collier, Bill Manley

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520239494

    Hieroglyphs are pictures used as signs in writing. When standing before an ancient tablet in a museum or visiting an Egyptian monument, we marvel at this unique writing and puzzle over its meaning. Now, with the help of Egyptologists Mark Collier an…

  • Sappho

    Sappho
    av Sappho

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520272934

    These hundred poems and fragments constitute virtually all of "Sappho" that survives and effectively bring to life the woman whom the Greeks consider to be their greatest lyric poet. Mary Barnard's translations are lean, incisive, direct - the best…

  • Visual Thinking

    Visual Thinking
    av Rudolf Arnheim

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520242265

    For thirty-five years Visual Thinking has been the gold standard for art educators, psychologists, and general readers alike. In this seminal work, Arnheim, author of "The Dynamics of Architectural Form", "Film as Art", "Toward a Psychology of Art",…

  • The Art Museum from Boullee to Bilbao

    The Art Museum from Boullee to Bilbao
    av Andrew McClellan

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520251267

    Art museums have emerged in recent decades as the most vibrant and popular of all cultural institutions. Though art museums have never been more popular, their direction and values are now being contested as never before - both in the media and in t…

  • Restless Dead

    Restless Dead
    av Sarah Iles Johnston

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520280182

    During the archaic and classical periods, Greek ideas about the dead evolved in response to changing social and cultural conditions - most notably changes associated with the development of the polis, such as funerary legislation, and changes due to…

  • The Iliad

    The Iliad
    av Homer

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520281417

    One of the oldest extant works of Western literature, the Iliad is a timeless epic poem of great warriors trapped between their own heroic pride and the arbitrary, often vicious decisions of fate and the gods. Renowned scholar and acclaimed translat…

  • The Iliad

    The Iliad
    av Homer

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520281431

    One of the oldest extant works of Western literature, the Iliad is a timeless epic poem of great warriors trapped between their own heroic pride and the arbitrary, often vicious decisions of fate and the gods. Renowned scholar and acclaimed translat…

  • Alexander the Great and the Logistics of the Macedonian Army

    Alexander the Great and the Logistics of the Macedonian Army
    av Donald W. Engels

    Häftad - 1980 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520042728

    'The most important work on Alexander the Great to appear in a long time. Neither scholarship nor semi-fictional biography will ever be the same again...Engels at last uses all the archaeological work done in Asia in the past generation and makes it…

  • Riesling Rediscovered

    Riesling Rediscovered
    av John Winthrop Haeger

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520275454

    Riesling is the world's seventh most-planted white wine grape variety and among the fastest growing over the past twenty years. It is a personal favorite of many sommeliers, chefs, and other food and wine professionals for its appealing aromatics, f…

  • No Go World

    No Go World
    av Ruben Andersson

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520294608

    War-torn deserts, jihadist killings, trucks weighted down with contraband and migrants-from the Afghan-Pakistan borderlands to the Sahara, images of danger depict a new world disorder on the global margins. With vivid detail, Ruben Andersson travers…

  • First Cut 2

    First Cut 2
    av Gabriella Oldham

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520273511

    "First Cut 2: More Conversations with Film Editors" presents a new collection of twelve interviews with award-winning film editors who discuss the art and craft of editing in the twenty-first century. As a follow-up to the successful "First Cut: Con…

  • Symbolic Interactionism

    Symbolic Interactionism
    av Herbert Blumer
    (1 recension)

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520056763

    This is a collection of articles dealing with the point of view of symbolic interactionism and with the topic of methodology in the discipline of sociology. It is written by the leading figure in the school of symbolic interactionism, and presents w…

  • Industrial-Strength Denial

    Industrial-Strength Denial
    av Barbara Freese

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520296282

    How corporate denial harms our world and continues to threaten our future. Corporations faced with proof that they are hurting people or the planet have a long history of denying evidence, blaming victims, complaining of witch hunts, attacking their…

  • Beethoven and the Construction of Genius

    Beethoven and the Construction of Genius
    av Tia DeNora

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520211582

    In this provocative account Tia DeNora reconceptualizes the notion of genius by placing the life and career of Ludwig van Beethoven in its social context. She explores the changing musical world of late eighteenth-century Vienna and follows the acti…

  • Casals and the Art of Interpretation

    Casals and the Art of Interpretation
    av David Blum, Antony Hopkins, Paul Tortelier

    Pocket - 1980 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520040328

    'This is an immensely valuable book and one which is clearly designed to appeal to all musicians - not just string players...Mr. Blum has captured in great detail the little things that so often make a great teacher. I would strongly recommend this…

  • Valentinian Christianity

    Valentinian Christianity

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520297463

    Valentinus, an Egyptian Christian who traveled to Rome to teach his unique brand of theology, and his followers, the Valentinians, formed one of the largest and most influential sects of Christianity in the second and third centuries. But by the fou…

  • Magic, Monsters, and Make-Believe Heroes

    Magic, Monsters, and Make-Believe Heroes
    av Douglas E. Cowan

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520293991

    Magic, Monsters, and Make-Believe Heroes looks at fantasy film, television, and participative culture as evidence of our ongoing need for a mythic vision-for stories larger than ourselves into which we write ourselves and through which we can become…

  • Magic, Monsters, and Make-Believe Heroes

    Magic, Monsters, and Make-Believe Heroes
    av Douglas E. Cowan

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520293984

    Magic, Monsters, and Make-Believe Heroes looks at fantasy film, television, and participative culture as evidence of our ongoing need for a mythic vision-for stories larger than ourselves into which we write ourselves and through which we can become…

  • The Dialectical Imagination

    The Dialectical Imagination
    av Martin Jay

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520204232

    Herbert Marcuse, Erich Fromm, Max Horkheimer, Franz Neumann, Theodor Adorno, Leo Lowenthal--the impact of the Frankfurt School on the sociological, political, and cultural thought of the twentieth century has been profound. The Dialectical Imaginati…

  • From Fascism to Populism in History

    From Fascism to Populism in History
    av Federico Finchelstein

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520309357

    What is fascism and what is populism? What are their connections in history and theory, and how should we address their significant differences? What does it mean when pundits call Donald Trump a fascist, or label as populist politicians who span le…

  • Reproductive Justice

    Reproductive Justice
    av Loretta Ross

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520288201

    Reproductive Justice is a first-of-its-kind primer that provides a comprehensive yet succinct description of the field. Written by two legendary scholar-activists, Reproductive Justice introduces students to an intersectional analysis of race, class…

  • The Zero Trimester

    The Zero Trimester
    av Miranda Waggoner

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520288072

    A healthy pregnancy is now defined well before pregnancy even begins. Public health messages promote pre-pregnancy health and health care by encouraging reproductive-age women to think of themselves as mothers before they think of themselves as wome…

  • The Zero Trimester

    The Zero Trimester
    av Miranda Waggoner

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520288065

    A healthy pregnancy is now defined well before pregnancy even begins. Public health messages promote pre-pregnancy health and health care by encouraging reproductive-age women to think of themselves as mothers before they think of themselves as wome…

  • Laughter Out of Place

    Laughter Out of Place
    av Donna M. Goldstein

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520276048

    Donna M. Goldstein presents a hard-hitting critique of urban poverty and violence and challenges much of what we think we know about the "culture of poverty" in this compelling read. Drawing on more than a decade of experience in Brazil, Goldstein p…

  • Black against Empire

    Black against Empire
    av Joshua Bloom

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520293281

    This timely special edition, published on the fiftieth anniversary of the founding of the Black Panther Party, features a new preface by the authors that places the Party in a contemporary political landscape, especially as it relates to Black Lives…

  • Robert Smithson

    Robert Smithson
    av Robert Smithson

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520203853

    This collection includes previously unpublished essays by Smithson and gathers hard-to-find articles, interviews, and photographs, as well as a catalog of the books in Smithson's library. Together these provide a full picture of his wide-ranging vie…

  • Understanding Criminal Networks

    Understanding Criminal Networks
    av Prof. Gisela Bichler

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520297050

    Understanding Criminal Networks is a short methodological primer for those interested in studying illicit, deviant, covert, or criminal networks using social network analysis (SNA). Accessibly written by Gisela Bichler, a leading expert in SNA for d…

  • Understanding Criminal Networks

    Understanding Criminal Networks
    av Prof. Gisela Bichler

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520297043

    Understanding Criminal Networks is a short methodological primer for those interested in studying illicit, deviant, covert, or criminal networks using social network analysis (SNA). Accessibly written by Gisela Bichler, a leading expert in SNA for d…

  • The Pitfalls of Protection

    The Pitfalls of Protection
    av Torunn Wimpelmann

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520293199

    At publication date, a free ebook version of this title will be available through Luminos, University of California Press's open access publishing program. Visit www.luminosoa.org to learn more. Since the 2001 overthrow of the Taliban government in…

  • The Pitfalls of Protection

    The Pitfalls of Protection
    av Torunn Wimpelmann

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520293182

    Since the 2001 overthrow of the Taliban government in Afghanistan, violence against women has emerged as the single most important issue for Afghan gender politics. The Politics of Protection, based on research conducted in Afghanistan between 2009…

  • New Directions for Clarinet

    New Directions for Clarinet
    av Phillip Rehfeldt

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520033795

    Phillip Rehfeldt has assembled here techniques of dealing with clarinet performances as they have evolved since 1950. He catalogs contemporary practices that differ from those formerly standardized, provides perspective on performance capabilities a…

  • The Fifth Beginning

    The Fifth Beginning
    av Dr. Robert L. Kelly

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520293120

    "I have seen yesterday. I know tomorrow." This inscription in Tutankhamun's tomb summarizes The Fifth Beginning. Here, archeologist Robert Kelly explains how the study of our cultural past can predict the future of humanity. In an eminently readable…

  • The Fifth Beginning

    The Fifth Beginning
    av Dr. Robert L. Kelly

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520303485

    "I have seen yesterday. I know tomorrow." This inscription in Tutankhamun's tomb summarizes The Fifth Beginning. Here, archaeologist Robert L. Kelly explains how the study of our cultural past can predict the future of humanity. In an eminently read…

  • Women in the Metropolis

    Women in the Metropolis
    av Katharina von Ankum

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520204652

    Bringing together the work of scholars in many disciplines, "Women in the Metropolis" provides a comprehensive introduction to women's experience of modernism and urbanization in Weimar Germany. It shows women as active participants in artistic, soc…

  • Italy's Native Wine Grape Terroirs

    Italy's Native Wine Grape Terroirs
    av Ian D'Agata

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520290754

    A New York Times and Food & Wine Best Wine Book of 2019 Italy's Native Wine Grape Terroirs is the definitive reference book on the myriad crus and the grand cru wine production areas of Italy's native wine grapes. Ian D'Agata's approach to discussin…

  • Native Wine Grapes of Italy

    Native Wine Grapes of Italy
    av Ian D'Agata

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520272262

    Mountainous terrain, volcanic soils, innumerable microclimates, and an ancient culture of winemaking influenced by Greeks, Phoenicians, and Romans make Italy the most diverse country in the world of wine. This diversity is reflected in the fact that…

  • Gordon Matta-Clark

    Gordon Matta-Clark
    av Frances Richard

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520299092

    Bringing a poet's perspective to an artist's archive, this highly original book examines wordplay in the art and thought of American artist Gordon Matta-Clark (1943-1978). A pivotal figure in the postminimalist generation who was also the son of a p…

  • Barolo and Barbaresco

    Barolo and Barbaresco

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520273269

    Following on the success of her books on Brunello di Montalcino, renowned author and wine critic Kerin O'Keefe takes readers on a historic and in-depth journey to discover Barolo and Barbaresco, two of Italy's most fascinating and storied wines. In…

  • A Concise History of the Third Reich

    A Concise History of the Third Reich
    av Wolfgang Benz

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520253834

    This well-illustrated, highly accessible book at last gives general readers and students a compact, yet comprehensive and authoritative history of the twelve years of the Third Reich - from political takeover of January 30, 1933 to the German capitu…

  • The Book of Yokai

    The Book of Yokai
    av Michael Dylan Foster

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520271029

    Monsters, ghosts, fantastic beings, and supernatural phenomena of all sorts haunt the folklore and popular culture of Japan. Broadly labeled yokai, these creatures come in infinite shapes and sizes, from tengu mountain goblins and kappa water spirit…

  • The Book of Yokai

    The Book of Yokai
    av Michael Dylan Foster

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520271012

    Monsters, ghosts, fantastic beings, and supernatural phenomena of all sorts haunt the folklore and popular culture of Japan. Broadly labeled yokai, these creatures come in infinite shapes and sizes, from tengu mountain goblins and kappa water spirit…

  • The Comparative Method

    The Comparative Method
    av Charles C. Ragin

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520280038

    Charles C. Ragin's The Comparative Method proposes a synthetic strategy, based on an application of Boolean algebra, that combines the strengths of both qualitative and quantitative sociology. Elegantly accessible and germane to the work of all the…

  • The Beginnings of Jewishness

    The Beginnings of Jewishness
    av Shaye J. D. Cohen

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520226937

    In modern times, various Jewish groups have argued whether Jewishness is a function of ethnicity, of nationality, of religion, or of all three. These fundamental conceptions were already in place in antiquity. The peculiar combination of ethnicity,…

  • Walls and Mirrors

    Walls and Mirrors
    av David G. Gutierrez

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520202191

    Covering more than one hundred years of American history, "Walls and Mirrors" examines the ways that continuous immigration from Mexico transformed - and continues to shape - the political, social, and cultural life of the American Southwest. Taking…

  • Transcendental Style in Film

    Transcendental Style in Film
    av Paul Schrader

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520296817

    With a new introduction, acclaimed director and screenwriter Paul Schrader revisits and updates his contemplation of slow cinema over the past fifty years. Unlike the style of psychological realism, which dominates film, the transcendental style exp…

  • Unequal Childhoods

    Unequal Childhoods
    av Annette Lareau

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520271425

    Class does make a difference in the lives and futures of American children. Drawing on in-depth observations of black and white middle-class, working-class, and poor families, "Unequal Childhoods" explores this fact, offering a picture of childhood…

  • Digging

    Digging
    av Amiri Baraka

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520265820

    For almost half a century, Amiri Baraka has ranked among the most important commentators on African American music and culture. In this brilliant assemblage of his writings on music, the first such collection in nearly twenty years, Baraka blends au…

  • A Rhetoric of Motives

    A Rhetoric of Motives
    av Kenneth Burke

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520015463

    As critic, Kenneth Burke's preoccupations were at the beginning purely aesthetic and literary; but after "Counter-Statement" (1931), he began to discriminate a 'rhetorical' or persuasive component in literature, and thereupon became a philosopher of…

  • Engaged Anthropology

    Engaged Anthropology
    av Stuart Kirsch

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520297951

    Does anthropology have more to offer than just its texts? In this timely and remarkable book, Stuart Kirsch shows how anthropology can-and why it should-become more engaged with the problems of the world. Engaged Anthropology draws on the author's e…

  • Engaged Anthropology

    Engaged Anthropology
    av Stuart Kirsch

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520297944

    Does anthropology have more to offer than just its texts? In this timely and remarkable book, Stuart Kirsch shows how anthropology can-and why it should-become more engaged with the problems of the world. Engaged Anthropology draws on the author's e…

  • My Favorite Burgundies

    My Favorite Burgundies
    av Clive Coates

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520276628

    In this book, Clive Coates, a Master of Wine who has spent four decades of his distinguished career in Burgundy, shares his vast insider's knowledge of one of the world's most exciting, complex, and intractable wine regions. Personal rather than enc…

  • The Science of Wine

    The Science of Wine
    av Jamie Goode

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520276895

    Praise for the First Edition "Winemaking these days is a complicated process that cannot always be understood intuitively. Fortunately Jamie Goode's The Science of Wine: From Vine to Glass explains some of the terms that critics toss around. . . .…