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  • 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…

  • 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"…

  • Branching Streams Flow in the Darkness

    Branching Streams Flow in the Darkness
    av Shunryu Suzuki

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520232129

    When Shunryu Suzuki Roshi's Zen Mind, Beginner's Mind was published in 1972, it was enthusiastically embraced by Westerners eager for spiritual insight and knowledge of Zen. The book became the most successful treatise on Buddhism in English, sellin…

  • Charlemagne

    Charlemagne
    av Alessandro Barbero

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520297210

    The most important study of Charlemagne in a generation, this biography by distinguished medievalist Alessandro Barbero illuminates both the man and the world in which he lived. Charles the Great-Charlemagne-reigned from a.d. 768 to a.d. 814. At the…

  • Charlemagne

    Charlemagne
    av Alessandro Barbero

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520239432

    The most important study of Charlemagne in a generation, this biography by distinguished medievalist Alessandro Barbero illuminates both the man and the world in which he lived. Charles the Great--Charlemagne--reigned from a.d. 768 to a.d. 814. At t…

  • Flawless

    Flawless
    av Jamie Goode

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520276901

    A New York Times Best Wine Book of 2018 Flawless is the first book of its kind dedicated to exploring the main causes of faults in wine. From cork taint, to volatile acidity, to off-putting aromas and flavors, all wine connoisseurs have encountered…

  • The Living Goddesses

    The Living Goddesses
    av Marija Gimbutas

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520229150

    The Living Goddesses crowns a lifetime of innovative, influential work by one of the twentieth-century's most remarkable scholars. Marija Gimbutas wrote and taught with rare clarity in her original--and originally shocking--interpretation of prehist…

  • Bananas, Beaches and Bases

    Bananas, Beaches and Bases
    av Cynthia Enloe

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520279995

    In this brand new radical analysis of globalization, Cynthia Enloe examines recent events - Bangladeshi garment factory deaths, domestic workers in the Persian Gulf, Chinese global tourists, and the UN gender politics of guns - to reveal the crucial…

  • Someplace Like America

    Someplace Like America
    av Dale Maharidge

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520274518

    In Someplace Like America, writer Dale Maharidge and photographer Michael S. Williamson take us to the working-class heart of America, bringing to life--through shoe leather reporting, memoir, vivid stories, stunning photographs, and thoughtful anal…

  • Fighting Words

    Fighting Words

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520274198

    One of the critical issues in interreligious relations today is the connection, both actual and perceived, between sacred sources and the justification of violent acts as divinely mandated. Fighting Words makes solid text-based scholarship accessibl…

  • Fighting Words

    Fighting Words

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520258310

    One of the critical issues in interreligious relations today is the connection, both actual and perceived, between sacred sources and the justification of violent acts as divinely mandated. Fighting Words makes solid text-based scholarship accessibl…

  • World Hypotheses

    World Hypotheses
    av Stephen C. Pepper

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520009943

    "World hypotheses" correspond to metaphysical systems, and they may be systematically judged by the canons of evidence and corroboration. In setting forth his root-metaphor theory and examining six such hypotheses - animism, mysticism, formism, mech…

  • 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…

  • Marxism and Totality

    Marxism and Totality
    av Martin Jay

    Pocket - 1986 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520057425

    Totality has been an abiding concern from the first generation of Western Marxists, most notably Lukacs, Korsch, Gramsci, and Bloch, through the second, exemplified by the Frankfurt School, Lefebvre, Goldmann, Sartre, Merleau-Ponty, and Della Volpe,…

  • The New American Poetry, 1945-1960

    The New American Poetry, 1945-1960

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520209534

    With more than 100,000 copies sold, The New American Poetry has become one of the most influential anthologies published in the United States since World War II. As one of the first counter-cultural collections of American verse, this volume fits in…

  • Everett Ruess

    Everett Ruess
    av Philip L. Fradkin

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520265424

    Everett Ruess was twenty years old when he vanished into the canyonlands of southern Utah, spawning the myth of a romantic desert wanderer that survives to this day. It was 1934, and Ruess was in the fifth year of a quest to record wilderness beauty…

  • The Wines of Burgundy

    The Wines of Burgundy
    av Clive Coates

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520250505

    Ten years after the publication of the highly acclaimed, award-winning "Cote D'Or: A Celebration of the Great Wines of Burgundy", the "Bible of Burgundy," Clive Coates now offers this thoroughly revised and updated sequel. This long-awaited work det…

  • How Forests Think

    How Forests Think
    av Eduardo Kohn

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520276116

    Can forests think? Do dogs dream? In this astonishing book, Eduardo Kohn challenges the very foundations of anthropology, calling into question our central assumptions about what it means to be human - and thus distinct from all other life forms. Ba…

  • How Forests Think

    How Forests Think
    av Eduardo Kohn

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520276109

    Can forests think? Do dogs dream? In this astonishing book, Eduardo Kohn challenges the very foundations of anthropology, calling into question our central assumptions about what it means to be human - and thus distinct from all other life forms. Ba…

  • Carnal Knowledge and Imperial Power

    Carnal Knowledge and Imperial Power
    av Ann Laura Stoler

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520262461

    This landmark book tracks matters of intimacy to investigate matters of state in late nineteenth and early twentieth century Indonesia, particularly the critical role played by sexual arrangements and affective attachments in creating colonial categ…

  • Theories and Documents of Contemporary Art

    Theories and Documents of Contemporary Art
    av Kristine Stiles

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520257184

    First published in 1996, this irreplaceable resource has now been updated, revised, and expanded by Kristine Stiles to represent thirty countries and more than one hundred new artists. Stiles has added forty images and a diverse roster of artists, i…

  • The Austrian Mind

    The Austrian Mind
    av William M. Johnston

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520049550

    Part One of this book shows how bureaucracy sustained the Habsburg Empire while inciting economists, legal theorists, and socialists to urge reform. Part Two examines how Vienna's coffeehouses, theaters, and concert halls stimulated creativity toget…

  • Hustle and Gig

    Hustle and Gig
    av Alexandrea J. Ravenelle

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520300569

    Choose your hours, choose your work, be your own boss, control your own income. Welcome to the sharing economy, a nebulous collection of online platforms and apps that promise to transcend capitalism. Supporters argue that the gig economy will rever…

  • Hustle and Gig

    Hustle and Gig
    av Alexandrea J. Ravenelle

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520300552

    Choose your hours, choose your work, be your own boss, control your own income. Welcome to the sharing economy, a nebulous collection of online platforms and apps that promise to transcend capitalism. Supporters argue that the gig economy will rever…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Caring

    Caring
    av Nel Noddings

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520275706

    With numerous examples to supplement her rich theoretical discussion, Nel Noddings builds a compelling philosophical argument for an ethics based on natural caring, as in the care of a mother for her child. In Caring - now updated with a new preface…

  • 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 Fate of Place

    The Fate of Place
    av Edward Casey

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520276031

    In this imaginative and comprehensive study, Edward Casey, one of the most incisive interpreters of the Continental philosophical tradition, offers a philosophical history of the evolving conceptualizations of place and space in Western thought. Not…

  • New Age, Neopagan, and New Religious Movements

    New Age, Neopagan, and New Religious Movements
    av Hugh B. Urban

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520281189

    New Age, Neopagan, and New Religious Movements is the most extensive study to date of modern American alternative spiritual currents. Hugh B. Urban covers a range of emerging religions from the mid-nineteenth century to the present, including the Na…

  • New Age, Neopagan, and New Religious Movements

    New Age, Neopagan, and New Religious Movements
    av Hugh B. Urban

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520281172

    New Age, Neopagan, and New Religious Movements is the most extensive study to date of modern American alternative spiritual currents. Hugh B Urban covers a range of emerging religions from the mid-nineteenth century to the present, including the Nat…

  • Bans, Walls, Raids, Sanctuary

    Bans, Walls, Raids, Sanctuary
    av A. Naomi Paik

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520305120

    Days after taking the White House, Donald Trump signed three executive orders-these authorized the Muslim Ban, the border wall, and ICE raids. These orders would define his administration's approach toward noncitizens. An essential primer on how we…

  • Bans, Walls, Raids, Sanctuary

    Bans, Walls, Raids, Sanctuary
    av A. Naomi Paik

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520305113

    Days after taking the White House, Donald Trump signed three executive orders-these authorized the Muslim Ban, the border wall, and ICE raids. These orders would define his administration's approach toward noncitizens. An essential primer on how we…

  • Pricing Beauty

    Pricing Beauty
    av Ashley Mears

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520270763

    Sociologist Ashley Mears takes us behind the brightly lit runways and glossy advertisements of the fashion industry in this insider's study of the world of modeling. Mears, who worked as a model in New York and London, draws on observations as well…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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. . . .…

  • 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…

  • Yakuza

    Yakuza
    av David E. Kaplan

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520274907

    Known for their striking full-body tattoos and severed fingertips, Japan's gangsters comprise a criminal class eighty thousand strong - more than four times the size of the American mafia. Despite their criminal nature, the yakuza are accepted by fe…

  • 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…

  • Dictee

    Dictee
    av Theresa Hak Kyung Cha

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520261297

    "Dictee" is the best-known work of the versatile and important Korean American artist Theresa Hak Kyung Cha. A classic work of autobiography that transcends the self, "Dictee" is the story of several women: the Korean revolutionary Yu Guan Soon, Joa…

  • Dirt

    Dirt
    av David R. Montgomery

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520272903

    Dirt, soil, call it what you want - it's everywhere we go. It is the root of our existence, supporting our feet, our farms, and our cities. This fascinating yet disquieting book finds, however, that we are running out of dirt, and it's no laughing m…

  • Inescapable Ecologies

    Inescapable Ecologies
    av Linda Nash

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520248878

    Among the most far-reaching effects of the modern environmental movement was the widespread acknowledgment that human beings were inescapably part of a larger ecosystem. With this book, Linda Nash gives us a wholly original and much longer history o…

  • Terror in the Mind of God, Fourth Edition

    Terror in the Mind of God, Fourth Edition
    av Mark Juergensmeyer

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520291355

    Why would anybody believe that God could sanction terrorism? Why has the rediscovery of religion's power in recent years manifested in such a bloody way? What, if anything, can be done about it? Terror in the Mind of God, now in its fourth edition,…

  • A Passion for Society

    A Passion for Society
    av Iain Wilkinson

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520287235

    What does human suffering mean for society? And how has this meaning changed from the past to the present? In what ways does "the problem of suffering" serve to inspire us to care for others? How does our response to suffering reveal our moral and s…

  • A Passion for Society

    A Passion for Society
    av Iain Wilkinson

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520287228

    What does human suffering mean for society? And how has this meaning changed from the past to the present? In what ways does "the problem of suffering" serve to inspire us to care for others? How does our response to suffering reveal our moral and s…

  • Denying History

    Denying History
    av Michael Shermer

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520260986

    "Denying History" takes a bold and in-depth look at those who say the Holocaust never happened and explores the motivations behind such claims. While most commentators have dismissed the Holocaust deniers as antisemitic neo-Nazi thugs who do not des…

  • I Taste Red: The Science of Tasting Wine

    I Taste Red: The Science of Tasting Wine
    av Jamie Goode

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520292246

    I Taste Red is the first book of its kind to address and relate all the different sensory and psychological factors that shape our experience of tasting wine. Award-winning author Jamie Goode explores how our sensory system, psychology, philosophy,…

  • Children of a Vanished World

    Children of a Vanished World
    av Roman Vishniac

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520221871

    Between 1935 and 1938 the celebrated photographer Roman Vishniac explored the cities and villages of Eastern Europe, capturing life in the Jewish shtetlekh of Poland, Romania, Russia, and Hungary, communities that even then seemed threatened - not b…

  • Tangled Memories

    Tangled Memories
    av Marita Sturken

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520206205

    Analyzing the ways U.S. culture has been formed and transformed in the 80s and 90s by its response to the Vietnam War and the AIDS epidemic, Marita Sturken argues that each has disrupted our conventional notions of community, nation, consensus, and…

  • Choosing War

    Choosing War
    av Fredrik Logevall

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520229198

    In one of the most detailed and powerfully argued books published on American intervention in Vietnam, Fredrik Logevall examines the last great unanswered question on the war: Could the tragedy have been averted? His answer: a resounding yes. Challe…

  • Dark Green Religion

    Dark Green Religion
    av Bron Taylor

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520261006

    In this innovative and deeply felt work, Bron Taylor examines the evolution of 'green religions' in North America and beyond: spiritual practices that hold nature as sacred and have in many cases replaced traditional religions. Tracing a wide range…

  • Death Without Weeping

    Death Without Weeping
    av Nancy Scheper-Hughes

    Häftad - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520075375

    When lives are dominated by hunger, what becomes of love? When assaulted by daily acts of violence and untimely death, what happens to trust? Set in the lands of Northeast Brazil, this is an account of the everyday experience of scarcity, sickness a…

  • Year of the Locust

    Year of the Locust
    av Salim Tamari

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520259553

    "Year of the Locust" captures in page-turning detail the end of the Ottoman world and a pivotal moment in Palestinian history. In the diaries of Ihsan Hasan al-Turjman (1893-1917), the first ordinary recruit to describe World War I from the Arab sid…

  • Year of the Locust

    Year of the Locust
    av Salim Tamari

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520287501

    Year of the Locust captures in page-turning detail the end of the Ottoman world and a pivotal moment in Palestinian history. In the diaries of Ihsan Hasan al-Turjman (1893-1917), the first ordinary recruit to describe World War I from the Arab side,…

  • Daring Pairings

    Daring Pairings
    av Evan Goldstein

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520254787

    The best wine and food pairings create harmony among unexpected flavors. Chardonnay, Riesling, and Merlot are classic pairing choices, but less conventional grape varieties like Albarino, Grenache, Gruner Veltliner, Malbec, and Tempranillo are becom…