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  • Reclaiming Rhetorica

    Reclaiming Rhetorica
    av Andrea Lunsford

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822955535

    Women's contribution to rhetoric throughout Western history, like so many other aspects of women's experience, has yet to be fully explored. In pathbreaking discussions ranging from ancient Greece, though the Middle Ages and the Renaissance, to mode…

  • Wild Man Within, The

    Wild Man Within, The

    Häftad - 1972 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822984405

    These essays trace the myth of the wild man from the Middle Ages to its disintegration into symbol in the periods following the discovery of America and encounter with real \u201cwild men.\u201d This is the first book to discuss the concept of wildn…

  • Dance Improvisations

    Dance Improvisations
    av Joyce Morgenroth

    Häftad - 1987 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822953869

    Dance Improvisations is a book for teachers of dance and acting, choreographers, directors, and dance therapists. Systematically offering a complete range of ways to explore dance, it can be used as a syllabus or as a reference for groups of all age…

  • Hegel, Haiti, and Universal History

    Hegel, Haiti, and Universal History
    av Susan Buck-Morss

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822959786

    In this path-breaking work, Susan Buck-Morss draws new connections between history, inequality, social conflict, and human emancipation. ""Hegel, Haiti, and Universal History"" offers a fundamental reinterpretation of Hegel's master-slave dialectic…

  • Hegel, Haiti, and Universal History

    Hegel, Haiti, and Universal History
    av Susan Buck-Morss

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822943402

    In this path-breaking work, Susan Buck-Morss draws new connections between history, inequality, social conflict, and human emancipation. ""Hegel, Haiti, and Universal History"" offers a fundamental reinterpretation of Hegel's master-slave dialectic…

  • Eurasian Environments

    Eurasian Environments

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822965633

    Through a series of essays, Eurasian Environments prompts us to rethink our understanding of tsarist and Soviet history by placing the human experience within the larger environmental context of flora, fauna, geology, and climate. This book is a bro…

  • Catalog of Unabashed Gratitude

    Catalog of Unabashed Gratitude
    av Ross Gay

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822963318

    Winner of the 2015 National Book Critics Circle Award, poetry category. Winner of the 2016 Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award. Finalist for the 2015 National Book Award, poetry category.Finalist for the 2015 NAACP Image Awards in Poetry. Catalog of Unabash…

  • Provincial Landscapes

    Provincial Landscapes
    av Donald Raleigh

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822961581

    The closed nature of the Soviet Union, combined with the WestAEs intellectual paradigm of Communist totalitarianism prior to the 1970s, have led to a one-dimensional view of Soviet history, both in Russia and the West. The opening of former Soviet a…

  • Azan on the Moon

    Azan on the Moon
    av Till Mostowlansky

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822964438

    This rich ethnography looks at how modernity affects the everyday lives of Tajiks, and how they are connected to a globalized word, by studying communities along the remote and isolated Pamir Highway.

  • The Collected Poems of Muriel Rukeyser

    The Collected Poems of Muriel Rukeyser

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822959243

    Muriel Rukeyser held a visionary belief in the human capacity to create social change through language. She earned an international reputation as a powerful voice against enforced silences of all kind, against the violence of war, poverty, and racis…

  • Neoliberalism on the Ground

    Neoliberalism on the Ground

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822946014

    Architecture and urbanism have contributed to one of the most sweeping transformations of our times. Over the past four decades, neoliberalism has been not only a dominant paradigm in politics but a process of bricks and mortar in everyday life. Rat…

  • Networking Arguments

    Networking Arguments
    av Rebecca Dingo

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822961888

    Networking Arguments presents an original study on the use and misuse of global institutional rhetoric and the effects of these practices on women, particularly in developing countries. Using a feminist lens, Rebecca Dingo views the complex networks…

  • The Moment Of Movement: Dance Improvisation

    The Moment Of Movement: Dance Improvisation
    av Lynne Anne Blom

    Häftad - 1988 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822954057

    Dance improvisation, the intriguing phenomenon of the creative process alive in the moving body, exists powerfully, sublimely - lending insight, solving problems, allowing moments of transcendence, diversion, and delight. Flourishing especially sinc…

  • The Optic of the State

    The Optic of the State
    av Jens Andermann

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822959724

    The Optic of the State traces the production of nationalist imaginaries through the public visual representation of modern state formation in Brazil and Argentina. As Jens Andermann reveals, the foundational visions of national heritage, territory,…

  • Stalin's Nomads

    Stalin's Nomads
    av Robert Kindler

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822965435

    Robert Kindler's seminal work is a comprehensive and unsettling account of the Soviet campaign to forcefully sedentarize and collectivize the Kazakh clans. Viewing the nomadic life as unproductive, and their lands unused and untilled, Stalin and his…

  • Al-Farabi

    Al-Farabi
    av Nicholas Rescher

    Häftad - 1962 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822983729

    Abu Nasur al-Farabi (ca. 872-950) was an Arabic polymath and philosopher, and the first Arabic logician credited with developing a non-Aristotelian logic. He discussed the topics of future contingents, the number and relation of the categories, the…

  • Moscovia of Antonio Possevino, S.J., The

    Moscovia of Antonio Possevino, S.J., The
    av Antonio Possevino

    Häftad - 1977 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822985976

    This translation provides a descriptive account of the court of Tsar Ivan IV, in sixteenth-century Moscow, as seen through the eyes of papal envoy and Jesuit Antonio Possevino S.J. , who was sent to negotiate a peace between Muscovy and the Polish-L…

  • Exploring Apocalyptica

    Exploring Apocalyptica

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822945239

    Environmental alarmism has long been a political bellwether. Tell me what you think about the green apocalypse, and I'll tell you where you stand on the issues. But as the environmental heydays of the 1970s move into perspective, the time has come f…

  • New Natures

    New Natures

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822962427

    New Natures broadens the dialogue between the disciplines of science and technology studies (STS) and environmental history in hopes of deepening and even transforming understandings of human-nature interactions. The volume presents richly developed…

  • Corporal Compassion

    Corporal Compassion
    av Ralph Acampora

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822942856

    Most approaches to animal ethics ground the moral standing of nonhumans in some appeal to their capacities for intelligent autonomy or mental sentience. Corporal Compassion emphasizes the phenomenal and somatic commonality of living beings; a philos…

  • Corporal Compassion

    Corporal Compassion
    av Ralph Acampora

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822963233

    Most approaches to animal ethics ground the moral standing of nonhumans in some appeal to their capacities for intelligent autonomy or mental sentience. Corporal Compassion emphasizes the phenomenal and somatic commonality of living beings; a philos…

  • Foundations of Scientific Inference, The

    Foundations of Scientific Inference, The
    av Wesley C. Salmon

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822964568

    After its publication in 1967, The Foundations of Scientific Inference taught a generation of students and researchers about the problem of induction, the interpretation of probability, and confirmation theory. Fifty years later, Wesley C. Salmon's…

  • Imperial Liquor

    Imperial Liquor
    av Amaud Jamal Johnson

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822966067

    Imperial Liquor is a chronicle of melancholy, a reaction to the monotony of racism. These poems concern loneliness, fear, fatigue, rage, and love; they hold fatherhood held against the vulnerability of the black male body, aging, and urban decay. Pa…

  • Rivers in History

    Rivers in History

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822959885

    Throughout history, rivers have run a wide course through human temporal and spiritual experience. They have demarcated mythological worlds, framed the cradle of Western civilization, and served as physical and psychological boundaries among nations…

  • Rivers in History

    Rivers in History

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822943457

    Throughout history, rivers have run a wide course through human temporal and spiritual experience. They have demarcated mythological worlds, framed the cradle of Western civilization, and served as physical and psychological boundaries among nations…

  • Experimenting at the Boundaries of Life

    Experimenting at the Boundaries of Life
    av Joan Steigerwald

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822945536

    Attempts to distinguish a science of life at the turn of the nineteenth century faced a number of challenges. A central difficulty was clearly demarcating the living from the nonliving experimentally and conceptually. The more closely the boundaries…

  • Inca Garcilaso and Contemporary World-Making

    Inca Garcilaso and Contemporary World-Making

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822963646

    This edited volume offers new perspectives from leading scholars on the important work of Inca Garcilaso de la Vega (1539-1616), one of the first Latin American writers to present an intellectual analysis of pre-Columbian history and culture and the…

  • The Firebird

    The Firebird
    av Andrei Kozyrev

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822945925

    Andrei Kozyrev was foreign minister of Russia under President Boris Yeltsin from August 1991 to January 1996. During the August 1991 coup attempt against Mikhail Gorbachev, he was present when tanks moved in to seize the Russian White House, where B…

  • The Firebird

    The Firebird
    av Andrei Kozyrev

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822966517

    Andrei Kozyrev was foreign minister of Russia under President Boris Yeltsin from August 1991 to January 1996. During the August 1991 coup attempt against Mikhail Gorbachev, he was present when tanks moved in to seize the Russian White House, where B…

  • Dance and the Lived Body

    Dance and the Lived Body
    av Sondra Horton Fraleigh

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822955795

    In her remarkable book, Sondra Horton Fraleigh examines and describes dance through her consciousness of dance as an art, through the experience of dancing, and through the existential and phenomenological literature on the lived body. She describes…

  • Rethinking History, Science, and Religion

    Rethinking History, Science, and Religion

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822945741

    The historical interface between science and religion was depicted as an unbridgeable conflict in the last quarter of the nineteenth century. Starting in the 1970s, such a conception was too simplistic and not at all accurate when considering the to…

  • The Rise and Fall of Belarusian Nationalism, 1906-1931

    The Rise and Fall of Belarusian Nationalism, 1906-1931
    av Per Anders Rudling

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822963080

    Modern Belarusian nationalism emerged in the early twentieth century during a dramatic period that included a mass exodus, multiple occupations, seven years of warfare and the partition of the Belarusian lands. In this original history, Per Anders R…

  • Woman Of The River

    Woman Of The River
    av Claribel Alegria

    Häftad - 1988 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822954095

    In Woman of the River one of the major voices in Latin American poetry confronts the political realities of contemporary Central America. Many of the poems are political, direct, and condemnatory of the United States' presence in Latin America, and…

  • Nature From Within

    Nature From Within
    av Michael Heidelberger

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822965473

    Gustav Theodor Fechner (1801-1887) was a German physicist, psychologist, and philosopher, best known to historians of science as the founder of psychophysics, the experimental study of the relation between mental and physical processes. Michael Heid…

  • Nature From Within

    Nature From Within
    av Michael Heidelberger

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822942108

    Gustav Theodor Fechner (1801-1887) was a German physicist, psychologist, and philosopher, best known to historians of science as the founder of psychophysics, the experimental study of the relation between mental and physical processes. Michael Heid…

  • Scientific Models in Philosophy of Science

    Scientific Models in Philosophy of Science
    av Daniela Bailer-Jones

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822962731

    Scientists have used models for hundreds of years as a means of describing phenomena and as a basis for further analogy. In Scientific Models in Philosophy of Science, Daniela Bailer-Jones assembles an original and comprehensive philosophical analys…

  • Soviet Space Mythologies

    Soviet Space Mythologies
    av Slava Gerovitch

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822963639

    From the start, the Soviet human space program had an identity crisis. Were cosmonauts heroic pilots steering their craft through the dangers of space, or were they mere passengers riding safely aboard fully automated machines? Tensions between Sovi…

  • A Mad People's History of Madness

    A Mad People's History of Madness

    Häftad - 1982 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822953319

    A man desperately tries to keep his pact with the Devil, a woman is imprisoned in an insane asylum by her husband because of religious differences, and, on the testimony of a mere stranger, "a London citizen" is sentenced to a private madhouse. This…

  • Designing Resilience

    Designing Resilience

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822960614

    In the wake of severe climatic events and terrorist acts, and the emergence of dangerous technologies, communities, nations, and global organizations have diligently sought to create strategies to prepare for such events. Designing Resilience presen…

  • The Holocaust in Croatia

    The Holocaust in Croatia
    av Ivo Goldstein

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822944515

    The Holocaust in Croatia recounts the history of the Croatian Jewish community during the Second World War, with a focus on the city of Zagreb. Ivo and Slavko Goldstein have grounded their study in extensive research in recently opened archives, add…

  • Stalin's Railroad

    Stalin's Railroad
    av Matthew Payne

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822985938

    The Turkestano-Siberian Railroad, or Turksib, was one of the great construction projects of the Soviet Union\u2019s First Five-Year Plan. As the major icon to ending the economic \u0022backwardness\u0022 of the USSR\u2019s minority republics, it sto…

  • Poland 1945: War and Peace

    Poland 1945: War and Peace
    av Magdalena Grzebalkowska

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822945994

  • Protest, Policy, and the Problem of Violence against Women

    Protest, Policy, and the Problem of Violence against Women
    av S. Laurel Weldon

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822957744

    Violence against women is one of the most insidious social ills facing the world today. Yet governmental response is inconsistent, ranging from dismissal to aggressive implementation of policies and programs to combat the problem. In her comparative…

  • Outposts Of The War For Empire

    Outposts Of The War For Empire
    av Charles Morse Stotz

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822942627

    Outposts of the War for Empire is being reissued in hardcover format, reproducing the original 1985 edition, to mark the 250th anniversary of the War for Empire, perhaps better known as the French and Indian War. Much has been written on the events…

  • Science without Leisure

    Science without Leisure
    av Harun Kucuk

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822945802

    Science in seventeenth- and eighteenth-century Istanbul, Harun Kucuk argues, was without leisure, a phenomenon spurred by the hyperinflation a century earlier when scientific texts all but disappeared from the college curriculum and inflation reduce…

  • When They Hid the Fire

    When They Hid the Fire
    av Daniel French

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822964254

    When They Hid the Fire examines the American social perceptions of electricity as an energy technology that were adopted between the mid-nineteenth and early decades of the twentieth centuries. Arguing that both technical and cultural factors played…

  • Poetry in America

    Poetry in America
    av Julia Spicher Kasdorf

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822961567

    Poetry in America offers extravagantly formed lyric and narrative poems that function like works of social realism for our times: hard times, wartime, divorce, times of downturn and dissipated resources. Where, in such times, can poetry emerge, the…

  • Competitive City, The

    Competitive City, The
    av Mark Schneider

    Häftad - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822954521

    This timely and important book, which won a special citation from the American Political Science Association\u2019s Urban Affairs Section for its \u201cmajor theoretical development,\u201d analyzes the effect of competition among suburban communitie…

  • Oil and Mexican Foreign Policy

    Oil and Mexican Foreign Policy
    av George Grayson

    Häftad - 1988 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822985051

    The discovery of enormous oil reserves in the early 1970s revolutionized Mexico's economy and political behavior, bringing soaring revenues and industrial development. The oil glut of 1981 and wild fluctuations in world prices, pushed the country to…

  • Writing against Racial Injury

    Writing against Racial Injury
    av Haivan V. Hoang

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822963622

    Writing against Racial Injury recalls the story of Asian American student rhetoric at the site of language and literacy education in post-1960s California. What emerged in the Asian American movement was a recurrent theme in U.S. history: conflicts…

  • Hebrew Union College Annual Volumes 84-85

    Hebrew Union College Annual Volumes 84-85
    av Hebrew Union College Press

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822944485

    Hebrew Union College Annual is the flagship journal of Hebrew Union College Press and the primary face of Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion to the academic world. From its inception in 1924, its goal has been to cultivate Jewish lear…

  • The Painted Bunting's Last Molt

    The Painted Bunting's Last Molt
    av Virgil Suarez

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822966098

    The Painted Bunting's Last Molt explores fatherhood, parenting, and separation anxiety; and the ways in which time and memory are both a prison and a giver of joy. Fifteen years in the making, Virgil Suarez's new collection uses his mother's return…

  • Dancing Into Darkness

    Dancing Into Darkness
    av Sondra Horton Fraleigh

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822961154

    Dancing Into Darkness is Sondra Horton Fraleigh's chronological diary of her deepening understanding of and appreciation for this art form, as she moves from a position of aesthetic response as an audience member to that of assimilation as a student…

  • Political (In)Justice

    Political (In)Justice
    av Anthony Pereira

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822958857

    Why do attempts by authoritarian regimes to legalize their political repression differ so dramatically? Why do some dispense with the law altogether, while others scrupulously modify constitutions, pass new laws, and organize political trials? Polit…

  • Making an Urban Public

    Making an Urban Public
    av Christina Jimenez

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822945505

    Written as a social history of urbanization and popular politics, this book reinserts "the public" and "the city" into current debates about citizenship, urban development, state regulation, and modernity in the turn of the century Mexico. Rooted in…