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  • The Managed Heart
    346 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"…

  • A History of the World in Seven Cheap Things
    221 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
    231 kr

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

    Häftad - 2019 - 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…

  • Reimagining Global Health
    345 kr

    Reimagining Global Health

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520271999
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    Bringing together the experience, perspective and expertise of Paul Farmer, Jim Yong Kim, and Arthur Kleinman, "Reimagining Global Health" provides an original, compelling introduction to the field of global health. Drawn from a Harvard course devel…

  • Reimagining Global Health
    791 kr

    Reimagining Global Health

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520271975
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    Bringing together the experience, perspective and expertise of Paul Farmer, Jim Yong Kim, and Arthur Kleinman, "Reimagining Global Health" provides an original, compelling introduction to the field of global health. Drawn from a Harvard course devel…

  • On Holiday
    316 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…

  • Barolo and Barbaresco
    358 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…

  • No Go World
    263 kr

    No Go World
    av Ruben Andersson

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520294608
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    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…

  • The Streets Are Talking to Me
    274 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
    946 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…

  • Pricing Beauty
    274 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…

  • The Book of Yokai
    263 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…

  • The Book of Yokai
    782 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…

  • Huang Di Nei Jing Ling Shu
    1.011 kr

    Huang Di Nei Jing Ling Shu
    av Paul U. Unschuld

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520292253
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    The Ling Shu, also known as the Ling Shu Jing, is part of a unique and seminal trilogy of ancient Chinese medicine, together with the Su Wen and Nan Jing. It constitutes the foundation of a two-thousand-year healing tradition that remains active to…

  • The Reluctant Communist
    274 kr

    The Reluctant Communist
    av Charles Robert Jenkins

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520259997
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    In January of 1965, twenty-four-year-old U.S. Army sergeant Charles Robert Jenkins abandoned his post in South Korea, walked across the DMZ, and surrendered to communist North Korean soldiers standing sentry along the world's most heavily militarize…

  • The Reluctant Communist
    400 kr

    The Reluctant Communist
    av Charles Robert Jenkins

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520253339
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    In January of 1965, twenty-four-year-old U.S. Army sergeant Charles Robert Jenkins abandoned his post in South Korea, walked across the DMZ, and surrendered to communist North Korean soldiers standing sentry along the world's most heavily militarize…

  • The Wines of Burgundy
    612 kr

    The Wines of Burgundy
    av Clive Coates

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520250505
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    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…

  • Ishi in Two Worlds, 50th Anniversary Edition
    223 kr

    Ishi in Two Worlds, 50th Anniversary Edition
    av Theodora Kroeber

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520271470
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    Over one million copies sold. The life story of Ishi, the Yahi Indian, lone survivor of a doomed tribe, is unique in the annals of North American anthropology. For more than forty years, Theodora Kroeber's biography has been sharing this tragic and…

  • Blind Injustice
    231 kr

    Blind Injustice
    av Mark Godsey

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520305632
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    Awarded Digital Book World's Best Book Published by a University Press In this unprecedented view from the trenches, prosecutor turned champion for the innocent Mark Godsey takes us inside the frailties of the human mind as they unfold in real-world…

  • Blind Injustice
    273 kr

    Blind Injustice
    av Mark Godsey

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520287952
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    In this unprecedented view from the trenches, prosecutor turned champion for the innocent Mark Godsey takes us inside the frailties of the human mind as they unfold in real-world wrongful convictions. Drawing upon shocking, yet true, stories from hi…

  • A History of the Habsburg Empire, 1526-1918
    361 kr

    A History of the Habsburg Empire, 1526-1918
    av Robert A. Kann

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520042063
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    'An impressive achievement in a task of extraordinary difficulty...The outstanding asset of this work does not consist in its comprehensiveness and objectivity, however, nor even in the wide knowledge and special expertise Kann can bring to bear fro…

  • Decoding Albanian Organized Crime
    378 kr

    Decoding Albanian Organized Crime
    av Jana Arsovska

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520282810
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    The expansion of organized crime across national borders has become a key security concern for the international community. In this theoretically and empirically vibrant portrait of a global phenomenon, Jana Arsovska examines some of the most widesp…

  • Decoding Albanian Organized Crime
    1.155 kr

    Decoding Albanian Organized Crime
    av Jana Arsovska

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520282803
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    The expansion of organized crime across national borders has become a key security concern for the international community. In this theoretically and empirically vibrant portrait of a global phenomenon, Jana Arsovska examines some of the most widesp…

  • Darkness Moves
    358 kr

    Darkness Moves
    av Henri Michaux

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520212299
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    Henri Michaux defies common critical definition. Critics have compared his work to such diverse artists as Kafka, Goya, Swift, Klee, and Beckett. Allen Ginsberg called Michaux "genius," and Jorge Luis Borges wrote that Michaux's work "is without equ…

  • Music of a Thousand Years
    400 kr

    Music of a Thousand Years
    av Ann E. Lucas

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520300804
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    A free open access ebook is available upon publication. Learn more at www.luminosoa.org. Iran's particular system of traditional Persian art music has been long treated as the product of an ever-evolving, ancient Persian culture. In Music of a Thous…

  • Colonising Egypt
    368 kr

    Colonising Egypt
    av Timothy Mitchell

    Häftad - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520075689
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    Extending deconstructive theory to historical and political analysis, Timothy Mitchell examines the peculiarity of Western conceptions of order and truth through a re-reading of Europe's colonial encounter with nineteenth-century Egypt.

  • Trans
    169 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
    782 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…

  • Symbolic Interactionism
    302 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…

  • Risk and Culture
    274 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…

  • Art Worlds, 25th Anniversary Edition
    316 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…

  • Flawless
    232 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…

  • Unbearable Weight
    316 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…

  • A State of Mixture
    373 kr

    A State of Mixture
    av Richard E. Payne

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520292451
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    Christian communities flourished during late antiquity in a Zoroastrian political system, known as the Iranian Empire, that integrated culturally and geographically disparate territories from Arabia to Afghanistan into its institutions and networks.…

  • A State of Mixture
    1.285 kr

    A State of Mixture
    av Richard E. Payne

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520286191
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    Christian communities flourished during late antiquity in a Zoroastrian political system, known as the Iranian Empire, that integrated culturally and geographically disparate territories from Arabia to Afghanistan into its institutions and networks.…

  • Leadership in Administration
    263 kr

    Leadership in Administration
    av Philip Selznick
    (1 recension)

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520049949
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    From the Preface:This essay outlines a perspective for the study of leadership in administrative organizations. It was written in the conviction that more reflective, theoretical discussion is needed to guide the gathering of facts that the diagnosi…

  • Why Hackers Win
    346 kr

    Why Hackers Win
    av Patrick Burkart

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520300132
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    When people think of hackers, they usually think of a lone wolf acting with the intent to garner personal data for identity theft and fraud. But what about the corporations and government entities that use hacking as a strategy for managing risk? Wh…

  • Why Hackers Win
    946 kr

    Why Hackers Win
    av Patrick Burkart

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520300125
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    When people think of hackers, they usually think of a lone wolf acting with the intent to garner personal data for identity theft and fraud. But what about the corporations and government entities that use hacking as a strategy for managing risk? Wh…

  • Black against Empire
    256 kr

    Black against Empire
    av Joshua Bloom

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520293281
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    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…

  • Soul Hunters
    316 kr

    Soul Hunters
    av Professor Rane Willerslev

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520252172
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    This is an insightful, highly original ethnographic interpretation of the hunting life of the Yukaghirs, a little-known group of indigenous people in the Upper Kolyma region of northeastern Siberia. Basing his study on firsthand experience with Yuka…

  • Dude, You're a Fag
    280 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…

  • The Practice of Everyday Life
    263 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…

  • The Modern Middle East, Third Edition
    378 kr

    The Modern Middle East, Third Edition
    av Mehran Kamrava

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520277816
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    From the fall of the Ottoman Empire through the Arab Spring, this completely revised and updated edition of Mehran Kamrava's classic treatise on the making of the contemporary Middle East remains essential reading for students and general readers wh…

  • Art Workers
    373 kr

    Art Workers
    av Julia Bryan-Wilson

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520269750
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    During the late 1960s and early 1970s, in response to the political turbulence generated by the Vietnam War, an important group of American artists and critics sought to expand the definition of creative labor by identifying themselves as 'art worke…

  • The History of Human Rights
    316 kr

    The History of Human Rights
    av Micheline R. Ishay

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520256415
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    Micheline Ishay recounts the dramatic struggle for human rights across the ages in a book that brilliantly synthesizes historical and intellectual developments from the Mesopotamian Codes of Hammurabi to today's era of globalization. As she chronicl…

  • Heritage of China
    356 kr

    Heritage of China

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520064416
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    The thirteen essays in this volume, all by experts in the field of Chinese studies, reflect the diversity of approaches scholars follow in the study of China's past. Together they reveal the depth and vitality of Chinese civilization and demonstrate…

  • A Rhetoric of Motives
    295 kr

    A Rhetoric of Motives
    av Kenneth Burke

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520015463
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    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…

  • Bananas, Beaches and Bases
    366 kr

    Bananas, Beaches and Bases
    av Cynthia Enloe

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520279995
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    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…

  • The Pitfalls of Protection
    314 kr

    The Pitfalls of Protection
    av Torunn Wimpelmann

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520293199
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    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…

  • Environmental Justice in a Moment of Danger
    179 kr

    Environmental Justice in a Moment of Danger
    av Julie Sze

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520300743
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    "Let this book immerse you in the many worlds of environmental justice."-Naomi Klein We are living in a precarious environmental and political moment. In the United States and in the world, environmental injustices have manifested across racial and…

  • Environmental Justice in a Moment of Danger
    782 kr

    Environmental Justice in a Moment of Danger
    av Julie Sze

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520300736
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    "Let this book immerse you in the many worlds of environmental justice."-Naomi Klein We are living in a precarious environmental and political moment. In the United States and in the world, environmental injustices have manifested across racial and…

  • Class Acts
    316 kr

    Class Acts
    av Rachel Sherman

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520247826
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    In this lively study, Rachel Sherman goes behind the scenes in two urban luxury hotels to give a nuanced picture of the workers who care for and cater to wealthy guests by providing seemingly unlimited personal attention. Drawing on in-depth intervi…

  • The Science of Wine
    452 kr

    The Science of Wine
    av Jamie Goode

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520276895
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    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. . . . M…

  • Meat Planet
    242 kr

    Meat Planet
    av Benjamin Aldes Wurgaft

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520295537
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    In 2013, a Dutch scientist unveiled the world's first laboratory-created hamburger. Since then, the idea of producing meat, not from live animals but from carefully cultured tissues, has spread like wildfire through the media. Meanwhile, cultured me…

  • A Grammar of Motives
    361 kr

    A Grammar of Motives
    av Kenneth Burke

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520015449
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    Mr. Burke contributes an introductory and summarizing remark, "What is involved, when we say what people are doing and why they are doing it? An answer to that question is the subject of this book. The book is concerned with the basic forms of throu…

  • Dirt
    278 kr

    Dirt
    av David R. Montgomery

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520272903
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    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…

  • The Western Way of War
    366 kr

    The Western Way of War
    av Victor Davis Hanson, John Keegan, Victor Davis Hanson

    Pocket - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520260092
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    The Greeks of the classical age invented not only the central idea of Western politics - that the power of state should be guided by a majority of its citizens - but also the central act of Western warfare, the decisive infantry battle. Instead of a…

  • Rule of Experts
    316 kr

    Rule of Experts
    av Timothy Mitchell

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520232624
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    Can one explain the power of global capitalism without attributing to capital a logic and coherence it does not have? Can one account for the powers of techno-science in terms that do not merely reproduce its own understanding of the world? "Rule of…

  • A History of Ethiopia
    316 kr

    A History of Ethiopia
    av Harold G. Marcus

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520224797
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    In this eminently readable, concise history of Ethiopia, Harold Marcus surveys the evolution of the oldest African nation from prehistory to the present. For the updated edition, Marcus has written a new preface, two new chapters, and an epilogue, d…

  • The Modern World-System I
    356 kr

    The Modern World-System I
    av Immanuel Wallerstein

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520267572
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    Immanuel Wallerstein's highly influential, multi-volume opus, "The Modern World-System", is one of this century's greatest works of social science. An innovative, panoramic reinterpretation of global history, it traces the emergence and development…

  • Dispossessed
    326 kr

    Dispossessed
    av Noelle Stout

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520291782
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    In the aftermath of the 2008 financial crisis, more than 14 million U.S. homeowners filed for foreclosure. Focusing on the hard-hit Sacramento Valley, Noelle Stout uncovers the predacious bureaucracy that organized the largest bank seizure of reside…

  • Dispossessed
    946 kr

    Dispossessed
    av Noelle Stout

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520291775
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    In the aftermath of the 2008 financial crisis, more than 14 million U.S. homeowners filed for foreclosure. Focusing on the hard-hit Sacramento Valley, Noelle Stout uncovers the predacious bureaucracy that organized the largest bank seizure of reside…