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  • The Managed Heart
    268 kr

    The Managed Heart
    av Arlie Russell Hochschild

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520272941
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    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"…

  • Unbearable Weight
    321 kr

    Unbearable Weight
    av Susan Bordo

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520240544
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    '"Unbearable Weight" is brilliant. From an immensely knowledgeable feminist perspective, in engaging, jargonless prose, Bordo analyzes a whole range of issues connected to the body - weight and weight loss, exercise, media images, movies, advertisin…

  • Powering Empire
    379 kr

    Powering Empire
    av On Barak

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520310728
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    The Age of Empire was driven by coal, and the Middle East-as an idea-was made by coal. Coal's imperial infrastructure presaged the geopolitics of oil that wreaks carnage today, as carbonization threatens our very climate. Powering Empire argues that…

  • Art Worlds, 25th Anniversary Edition
    385 kr

    Art Worlds, 25th Anniversary Edition
    av Howard Saul Becker

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520256361
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    This classic sociological examination of art as collective action explores the cooperative network of suppliers, performers, dealers, critics, and consumers who - along with the artist - "produce" a work of art. Howard S. Becker looks at the convent…

  • Unequal Childhoods
    388 kr

    Unequal Childhoods
    av Annette Lareau

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520271425
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    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…

  • New Age, Neopagan, and New Religious Movements
    384 kr

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

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520281189
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    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
    705 kr

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

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520281172
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    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…

  • The Dialectical Imagination
    300 kr

    The Dialectical Imagination
    av Martin Jay

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520204232
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    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…

  • Veiled Sentiments
    288 kr

    Veiled Sentiments
    av Lila Abu-Lughod

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520292499
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    First published in 1986, Lila Abu-Lughod's Veiled Sentiments has become a classic ethnography in the field of anthropology. During the late 1970s and early 1980s, Abu-Lughod lived with a community of Bedouins in the Western Desert of Egypt for nearl…

  • Saving the Modern Soul
    321 kr

    Saving the Modern Soul
    av Eva Illouz

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520253735
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    The language of psychology is all-pervasive in American culture - from "The Sopranos" to "Oprah", from the abundance of self-help books to the private consulting room, and from the support group to the magazine advice column. "Saving the Modern Soul…

  • Philosophical Hermeneutics, 30th Anniversary Edition
    321 kr

    Philosophical Hermeneutics, 30th Anniversary Edition
    av Hans-Georg Gadamer

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520256408
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    This excellent collection contains 13 essays from Gadamer's "Kleine Schriften", dealing with hermeneutical reflection, phenomenology, existential philosophy, and philosophical hermeneutics. Gadamer applies hermeneutical analysis to Heidegger and Hus…

  • Wayward Women
    379 kr

    Wayward Women
    av Holly Wardlow

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520245600
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    Written with uncommon grace and clarity, this extremely engaging ethnography analyzes female agency, gendered violence, and transactional sex in contemporary Papua New Guinea. Focusing on Huli 'passenger women', (women who accept money for sex), Way…

  • This Connection of Everyone with Lungs
    306 kr

    This Connection of Everyone with Lungs
    av Juliana Spahr

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520242951
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    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…

  • Making Images Move
    407 kr

    Making Images Move
    av Gregory Zinman

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520302730
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    Making Images Move reveals a new history of cinema by uncovering its connections to other media and art forms. In this richly illustrated volume, Gregory Zinman explores how moving-image artists who worked in experimental film pushed the medium towa…

  • Making Images Move
    1.080 kr

    Making Images Move
    av Gregory Zinman

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520302723
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    Making Images Move reveals a new history of cinema by uncovering its connections to other media and art forms. In this richly illustrated volume, Gregory Zinman explores how moving-image artists who worked in experimental film pushed the medium towa…

  • Hemispheric Integration
    577 kr

    Hemispheric Integration
    av Niko Vicario

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520310025
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    Exploring art made in Latin America during the 1930s and 1940s, Hemispheric Integration argues that Latin America's position within a global economic order was crucial to how art from that region was produced, collected, and understood. Niko Vicario…

  • Antigonos the One-Eyed and the Creation of the Hellenistic State
    373 kr

    Antigonos the One-Eyed and the Creation of the Hellenistic State
    av Richard A. Billows

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520208803
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    Called by Plutarch "the oldest and greatest of Alexander's successors," Antigonos the One-Eyed (382-301 BC) was the dominant figure during the first half of the Diadoch period, ruling most of the Asian territory conquered by the Macedonians during h…

  • Lessons from a Dark Time and Other Essays
    259 kr

    Lessons from a Dark Time and Other Essays
    av Adam Hochschild

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520355644
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    In this rich collection, bestselling author Adam Hochschild has selected and updated over two dozen essays and pieces of reporting from his long career. Threaded through them all is his concern for social justice and the people who have fought for i…

  • Lessons from a Dark Time and Other Essays
    300 kr

    Lessons from a Dark Time and Other Essays
    av Adam Hochschild

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520297241
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    In this rich collection, bestselling author Adam Hochschild has selected and updated over two dozen essays and pieces of reporting from his long career. Threaded through them all is his concern for social justice and the people who have fought for i…

  • Geodesic Math and How to Use It
    379 kr

    Geodesic Math and How to Use It
    av Hugh Kenner

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520239319
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    It was 1976--twenty-five years after R. Buckminster Fuller introduced geodesic domes when literary critic Hugh Kenner published this fully-illustrated practical manual for their construction. Now, some twenty-five years later, Geodesic Math and How…

  • Trans
    221 kr

    Trans
    av Jack Halberstam

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520292697
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    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
    793 kr

    Trans
    av Jack Halberstam

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520292680
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    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…

  • Moral Laboratories
    367 kr

    Moral Laboratories
    av Cheryl Mattingly

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520281202
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    Moral Laboratories is an engaging ethnography and a groundbreaking foray into the anthropology of morality. It takes us on a journey into the lives of African American families caring for children with serious chronic medical conditions, and it fore…

  • Moral Laboratories
    1.164 kr

    Moral Laboratories
    av Cheryl Mattingly

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520281196
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    Moral Laboratories is an engaging ethnography and a groundbreaking foray into the anthropology of morality. It takes us on a journey into the lives of African American families caring for children with serious chronic medical conditions, and it fore…

  • A Concise History of the Third Reich
    330 kr

    A Concise History of the Third Reich
    av Wolfgang Benz

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520253834
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    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…

  • Augustine of Hippo
    358 kr

    Augustine of Hippo
    av Peter Brown

    Pocket - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520280410
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    This classic biography was first published thirty years ago and has since established itself as the standard account of Saint Augustine's life and teaching.

  • Dude, You're a Fag
    268 kr

    Dude, You're a Fag
    av C. J. Pascoe

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520271487
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    High school and the difficult terrain of sexuality and gender identity are brilliantly explored in this smart, incisive ethnography. Based on eighteen months of fieldwork in a racially diverse working-class high school, "Dude, You're a Fag" sheds ne…

  • Becoming Human Again
    306 kr

    Becoming Human Again
    av Donald E. Miller

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520343788
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    Genocide involves significant death and trauma. Yet the enormous scope of genocide comes into view when one looks at the factors that lead to mass killing, the struggle for survival during genocide, and the ways survivors reconstruct their lives aft…

  • Becoming Human Again
    968 kr

    Becoming Human Again
    av Donald E. Miller

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520343771
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    Genocide involves significant death and trauma. Yet the enormous scope of genocide comes into view when one looks at the factors that lead to mass killing, the struggle for survival during genocide, and the ways survivors reconstruct their lives aft…

  • Symbolic Interactionism
    306 kr

    Symbolic Interactionism
    av Herbert Blumer
    (1 recension)

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520056763
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    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…

  • Dark Green Religion
    321 kr

    Dark Green Religion
    av Bron Taylor

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520261006
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    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…

  • Race, Monogamy, and Other Lies They Told You
    871 kr

    Race, Monogamy, and Other Lies They Told You
    av Agustin Fuentes

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520269712
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    There are three major myths of human nature: humans are divided into biological races; humans are naturally aggressive; and, men and women are truly different in behavior, desires, and wiring. In an engaging and wide-ranging narrative Agustin Fuente…

  • Race, Monogamy, and Other Lies They Told You
    278 kr

    Race, Monogamy, and Other Lies They Told You
    av Agustin Fuentes

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520285996
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    There are three major myths of human nature: humans are divided into biological races; humans are naturally aggressive; and men and women are truly different in behavior, desires, and wiring. In an engaging and wide-ranging narrative, Agustin Fuente…

  • Mean Girl
    182 kr

    Mean Girl
    av Lisa Duggan

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520294776
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    "Astute."-New York Times Ayn Rand's complicated notoriety as popular writer, leader of a political and philosophical cult, reviled intellectual, and ostentatious public figure endured beyond her death in 1982. In the twenty-first century, she has be…

  • Mean Girl
    793 kr

    Mean Girl
    av Lisa Duggan

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520294769
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    "Astute."-New York Times Ayn Rand's complicated notoriety as popular writer, leader of a political and philosophical cult, reviled intellectual, and ostentatious public figure endured beyond her death in 1982. In the twenty-first century, she has be…

  • Humanitarian Reason
    330 kr

    Humanitarian Reason
    av Didier Fassin

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520271173
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    In the face of the world's disorders, moral concerns have provided a powerful ground for developing international as well as local policies. Didier Fassin draws on case materials from France, South Africa, Venezuela, and Palestine to explore the mea…

  • A History of the Western Art Market
    409 kr

    A History of the Western Art Market

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520290631
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    This is the first sourcebook to trace the emergence and evolution of art markets in the Western European economy, framing them within the larger narrative of the ascendancy of capitalist markets. Selected writings from across academic disciplines pr…

  • A History of the Western Art Market
    882 kr

    A History of the Western Art Market

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520290624
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    This is the first sourcebook to trace the emergence and evolution of art markets in the Western European economy, framing them within the larger narrative of the ascendancy of capitalist markets. Selected writings from across academic disciplines pr…

  • The Streets Are Talking to Me
    330 kr

    The Streets Are Talking to Me
    av Maria Frederika Malmstrom

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520304338
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    This sophisticated book presents new theoretical and analytical insights into the momentous events in the Arab world that began in 2011 and, more importantly, into life and politics in the aftermath of these events. Focusing on the qualities of the…

  • The Streets Are Talking to Me
    968 kr

    The Streets Are Talking to Me
    av Maria Frederika Malmstrom

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520304321
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    This sophisticated book presents new theoretical and analytical insights into the momentous events in the Arab world that began in 2011 and, more importantly, into life and politics in the aftermath of these events. Focusing on the qualities of the…

  • Nonstop Metropolis
    306 kr

    Nonstop Metropolis
    av Rebecca Solnit

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520285958
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    "The maps themselves are things of beauty...a document of its time, of our time." -Sadie Stein, New York Times "One is invited to fathom the many New Yorks hidden from history's eye...thoroughly terrific." -Maria Popova, Brain Pickings Nonstop Metro…

  • Nonstop Metropolis
    570 kr

    Nonstop Metropolis
    av Rebecca Solnit

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520285941
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    "The maps themselves are things of beauty...a document of its time, of our time." -Sadie Stein, New York Times "One is invited to fathom the many New Yorks hidden from history's eye...thoroughly terrific." -Maria Popova, Brain Pickings Nonstop Metro…

  • The Practice of Everyday Life
    330 kr

    The Practice of Everyday Life
    av Michel de Certeau

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520271456
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    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…

  • On Holiday
    374 kr

    On Holiday
    av Orvar Lofgren

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520234642
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    Lofgren takes us on a tour of the Western holiday world and shows how two centuries of 'learning to be a tourist' have shaped our own ways of vacationing. We see how fashions in destinations have changed through the years, with popular images (writt…

  • How Forests Think
    358 kr

    How Forests Think
    av Eduardo Kohn

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520276116
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    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
    1.164 kr

    How Forests Think
    av Eduardo Kohn

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520276109
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    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…

  • Barolo and Barbaresco
    384 kr

    Barolo and Barbaresco

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520273269
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    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…

  • Flawless
    235 kr

    Flawless
    av Jamie Goode

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520276901
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    A New York Times Best Wine Book of 2018Flawless 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 u…

  • Understanding Criminal Networks
    374 kr

    Understanding Criminal Networks
    av Prof. Gisela Bichler

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520297050
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    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
    968 kr

    Understanding Criminal Networks
    av Prof. Gisela Bichler

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520297043
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    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 Art Museum from Boullee to Bilbao
    373 kr

    The Art Museum from Boullee to Bilbao
    av Andrew McClellan

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520251267
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    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…

  • The Social Life of Forensic Evidence
    384 kr

    The Social Life of Forensic Evidence
    av Dr. Corinna Kruse

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520288393
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    In the Social Life of Forensic Evidence, Corinna Kruse provides a major contribution to understanding forensic evidence and its role in the criminal justice system. Arguing that forensic evidence can be understood as a form of knowledge, she reveals…

  • Three Kingdoms, A Historical Novel
    379 kr

    Three Kingdoms, A Historical Novel
    av Luo Guanzhong

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520225039
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    "Three Kingdoms" tells the story of the fateful last reign of the Han dynasty (206 B.C.-A.D. 220), when the Chinese empire was divided into three warring kingdoms. This decisive period in Chinese history became a subject of intense and continuing in…

  • Three Kingdoms, A Historical Novel
    379 kr

    Three Kingdoms, A Historical Novel
    av Luo Guanzhong

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520224780
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    Three Kingdoms tells the story of the fateful last reign of the Han dynasty (206 B.C.-A.D. 220), when the Chinese empire was divided into three warring kingdoms. This decisive period in Chinese history became a subject of intense and continuing inte…

  • Pricing Beauty
    278 kr

    Pricing Beauty
    av Ashley Mears

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520270763
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    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…

  • Children of a Vanished World
    461 kr

    Children of a Vanished World
    av Roman Vishniac

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520221871
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    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…

  • A History of the World in Seven Cheap Things
    269 kr

    A History of the World in Seven Cheap Things
    av Raj Patel, Jason W. Moore, Raj Patel

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520293137
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    Nature, money, work, care, food, energy, and lives: these are the seven things that have made our world and will shape its future. In making these things cheap, modern commerce has transformed, governed, and devastated Earth. In A History of the Wor…

  • A History of the World in Seven Cheap Things
    259 kr

    A History of the World in Seven Cheap Things
    av Raj Patel

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520299931
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    Nature, money, work, care, food, energy, and lives: these are the seven things that have made our world and will shape its future. In making these things cheap, modern commerce has transformed, governed, and devastated Earth. In A History of the Wor…

  • Making All Black Lives Matter
    203 kr

    Making All Black Lives Matter
    av Barbara Ransby

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520292710
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    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 wake of the murder of unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin in 2012 and the exoneration of his killer, three black w…

  • Making All Black Lives Matter
    968 kr

    Making All Black Lives Matter
    av Barbara Ransby

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520292703
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    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 wake of the murder of unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin in 2012 and the exoneration of his killer, three black w…

  • Branching Streams Flow in the Darkness
    306 kr

    Branching Streams Flow in the Darkness
    av Shunryu Suzuki

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520232129
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    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…

  • The Book of Yokai
    793 kr

    The Book of Yokai
    av Michael Dylan Foster

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520271012
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    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
    361 kr

    The Book of Yokai
    av Michael Dylan Foster

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520271029
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    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…

  • Arab Modernism as World Cinema
    379 kr

    Arab Modernism as World Cinema
    av Peter Limbrick

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520330573
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    Arab Modernism as World Cinema explores the radically beautiful films of Moroccan filmmaker Moumen Smihi, demonstrating the importance of Moroccan and Arab film cultures in histories of world cinema. Addressing the legacy of the Nahda or "Arab Renai…

  • Arab Modernism as World Cinema
    1.024 kr

    Arab Modernism as World Cinema
    av Peter Limbrick

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520330566
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    Arab Modernism as World Cinema explores the radically beautiful films of Moroccan filmmaker Moumen Smihi, demonstrating the importance of Moroccan and Arab film cultures in histories of world cinema. Addressing the legacy of the Nahda or "Arab Renai…

  • Risk and Culture
    278 kr

    Risk and Culture
    av Mary Douglas

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520050631
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    Can we know the risks we face, now or in the future? No, we cannot; but yes, we must act as if we do. Some dangers are unknown; others are known, but not by us because no one person can know everything. Most people cannot be aware of most dangers at…

  • The Invention of Judaism
    330 kr

    The Invention of Judaism
    av John J. Collins

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520294127
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    Most people understand Judaism to be the Torah and the Torah to be Judaism. However, in The Invention of Judaism, John J. Collins persuasively argues this was not always the case. The Torah became the touchstone for most of Judaism's adherents only…

  • The Invention of Judaism
    1.164 kr

    The Invention of Judaism
    av John J. Collins

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520294110
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    Most people understand Judaism to be the Torah and the Torah to be Judaism. However, in the Invention of Judaism, John J. Collins persuasively argues this was not always the case. The Torah became the touchstone for most of Judaism's adherents only…

  • Fruit from the Sands
    321 kr

    Fruit from the Sands
    av Robert N. Spengler

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520303638
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    "A comprehensive and entertaining historical and botanical review, providing an enjoyable and cognitive read."-Nature The foods we eat have a deep and often surprising past. From almonds and apples to tea and rice, many foods that we consume today h…

  • Fruit from the Sands
    284 kr

    Fruit from the Sands
    av Robert N. Spengler

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520379268
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    "A comprehensive and entertaining historical and botanical review, providing an enjoyable and cognitive read."-Nature The foods we eat have a deep and often surprising past. From almonds and apples to tea and rice, many foods that we consume today h…