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  • Corporate Social Responsibility and Canada's Role in Africa's Extractive Sectors

    Corporate Social Responsibility and Canada's Role in Africa's Extractive Sectors

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487522452

    Africa's natural resource sectors are experiencing unprecedented levels of foreign investment and production. Hailed as a means of reducing poverty and reliance on foreign aid, the role of foreign corporations in Africa's extractive sector is not we…

  • Corporate Social Responsibility and Canada's Role in Africa's Extractive Sectors

    Corporate Social Responsibility and Canada's Role in Africa's Extractive Sectors

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487503086

    Africa's natural resource sectors are experiencing unprecedented levels of foreign investment and production. Hailed as a means of reducing poverty and reliance on foreign aid, the role of foreign corporations in Africa's extractive sector is not we…

  • The Slow Professor

    The Slow Professor
    av Maggie Berg

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442645561

    If there is one sector of society that should be cultivating deep thought in itself and others, it is academia. Yet the corporatisation of the contemporary university has sped up the clock, demanding increased speed and efficiency from faculty regar…

  • The Slow Professor

    The Slow Professor
    av Maggie Berg

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487521851

    If there is one sector of society that should be cultivating deep thought in itself and others, it is academia. Yet the corporatisation of the contemporary university has sped up the clock, demanding increased speed and efficiency from faculty regar…

  • Disastrous Subjectivities

    Disastrous Subjectivities
    av David Collings

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487506148

    In sharply original readings of Mary Wollstonecraft, William Godwin, William Wordsworth, Lord Byron, and Percy Bysshe Shelley, Disastrous Subjectivities explores modernity's failed promise to bring about a just social order under the ongoing threat…

  • Narratology

    Narratology
    av Mieke Bal

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442628342

    Since its first publication in English in 1985, Mieke Bal's Narratology has become an international classic and the comprehensive introduction to the theory of narrative texts, both literary and non-literary. Providing insights into how readers inte…

  • A Short History of the Middle Ages, Fifth Edition

    A Short History of the Middle Ages, Fifth Edition
    av Barbara H. Rosenwein

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442636224

    In this newest edition of her bestselling book, Barbara H. Rosenwein integrates the history of European, Byzantine, and Islamic medieval cultures-as well as their Eurasian connections-in a dynamic narrative. The text has been significantly updated t…

  • Making Yugoslavs

    Making Yugoslavs
    av Christian Axboe Nielsen

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442627505

    When Yugoslavia was created in 1918, the new state was a patchwork of Serbs, Croats, Slovenes, and other ethnic groups. It still was in January 1929, when King Aleksandar suspended the Yugoslav constitution and began an ambitious program to impose a…

  • Making Yugoslavs

    Making Yugoslavs
    av Christian Axboe Nielsen

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442647800

    When Yugoslavia was created in 1918, the new state was a patchwork of Serbs, Croats, Slovenes, and other ethnic groups. It still was in January 1929, when King Aleksandar suspended the Yugoslav constitution and began an ambitious program to impose a…

  • Cervantes' Persiles and the Travails of Romance

    Cervantes' Persiles and the Travails of Romance
    av Marina S. Brownlee

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487504786

    This collection of original essays presents new ways of looking at Cervantes' final novel. Persiles, a work that engages with geopolitical models of race, ethnicity, nation, and religion, takes its inspiration from the highly influential Ethiopian S…

  • Science on Stage in Early Modern Spain

    Science on Stage in Early Modern Spain

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487504052

    Science on Stage in Early Modern Spain features essays by leading scholars in the fields of literary studies and the history of science, exploring the relationship between technical innovations and theatrical events that incorporated scientific cont…

  • Josep Pla

    Josep Pla
    av Joan Resina

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487501846

    Josep Pla is Catalonia's foremost twentieth-century prose writer. He witnessed and wrote about some of the twentieth-century's most notable events including the Spanish Civil War and the foundation of the state of Israel. Due to a lack of translatio…

  • The Quest for Meaning

    The Quest for Meaning
    av Marcel Danesi

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487523510

    Dating back to antiquity, semiotics is both a "technique" and a "science" that aims to understand the nature of meaning. An academic discipline in its own right, semiotics uses signs, such as words and symbols, to think, communicate, reflect, transm…

  • The Quest for Meaning

    The Quest for Meaning
    av Marcel Danesi

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780802095145

    Semiotics is the study of the most critical feature of human consciousness - the capacity for creating and using signs such as words and symbols for thinking, communicating, reflecting, transmitting, and preserving knowledge. The Quest for Meaning i…

  • The Quest for Meaning

    The Quest for Meaning
    av Marcel Danesi

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487504854

    Dating back to antiquity, semiotics is both a "technique" and a "science" that aims to understand the nature of meaning. An academic discipline in its own right, semiotics uses signs, such as words and symbols, to think, communicate, reflect, transm…

  • Blake

    Blake

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487506568

    William Blake: Modernity and Disaster explores the work of the Romantic writer, artist, and visionary William Blake as a profoundly creative response to cultural, scientific, and political revolution. In the wake of such anxieties of discovery, incl…

  • Queering Urban Justice

    Queering Urban Justice

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487522858

    Queering Urban Justice foregrounds visions of urban justice that are critical of racial and colonial capitalism, and asks: What would it mean to map space in ways that address very real histories of displacement and erasure? What would it mean to re…

  • Queering Urban Justice

    Queering Urban Justice

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487503741

    Queering Urban Justice foregrounds visions of urban justice that are critical of racial and colonial capitalism, and asks: What would it mean to map space in ways that address very real histories of displacement and erasure? What would it mean to re…

  • Swedes in Canada

    Swedes in Canada
    av Elinor Barr

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442613744

    Since 1776, more than 100,000 Swedish-speaking immigrants have arrived in Canada from Sweden, Finland, Estonia, Ukraine, and the United States. Elinor Barr's Swedes in Canada is the definitive history of that immigrant experience. Active in almost e…

  • The Seduction of Youth

    The Seduction of Youth
    av Javier Samper Vendrell

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487525033

    A simple man from the provinces, Friedrich Radszuweit merged popular culture, consumerism, and politics as the leader of the League for Human Rights, Germany's first mass homosexual organization. The Seduction of Youth is the first study to focus on…

  • The Seduction of Youth

    The Seduction of Youth
    av Javier Samper Vendrell

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487507343

    A simple man from the provinces, Friedrich Radszuweit merged popular culture, consumerism, and politics as the leader of the League for Human Rights, Germany's first mass homosexual organization. The Seduction of Youth is the first study to focus on…

  • Lessons of the Holocaust

    Lessons of the Holocaust
    av Michael R. Marrus

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442630062

    Although difficult to imagine, sixty years ago the Holocaust had practically no visibility in examinations of the Second World War. Yet today it is understood to be not only one of the defining moments of the twentieth century but also a touchstone…

  • Science in the Kitchen and the Art of Eating Well

    Science in the Kitchen and the Art of Eating Well
    av Pellegrino Artusi

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780802086570

    First published in 1891, Pellegrino Artusi's La scienza in cucina e l'arte di mangier bene has come to be recognized as the most significant Italian cookbook of modern times. It was reprinted thirteen times and had sold more than 52,000 copies in th…

  • Science in the Kitchen and the Art of Eating Well

    Science in the Kitchen and the Art of Eating Well
    av Pellegrino Artusi, Luigi Ballerini, Murtha Baca

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780802087041

    First published in 1891, Pellegrino Artusi's La scienza in cucina e l'arte di mangier bene has come to be recognized as the most significant Italian cookbook of modern times. It was reprinted thirteen times and had sold more than 52,000 copies in th…

  • The Life of North American Suburbs

    The Life of North American Suburbs

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487520779

    This book chronicles and explains the role of suburbs in North American cities since the mid-twentieth century. Examining fifteen case studies from New York to Vancouver, Atlanta to Chicago, Montreal to Phoenix, The Life of North American Suburbs tr…

  • The Life of North American Suburbs

    The Life of North American Suburbs

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487501099

    This book chronicles and explains the role of suburbs in North American cities since the mid-twentieth century. Examining fifteen case studies from New York to Vancouver, Atlanta to Chicago, Montreal to Phoenix, The Life of North American Suburbs tr…

  • The Vikings and Their Age

    The Vikings and Their Age
    av Angus A. Somerville

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442605220

    This book, the first in our Companions to Medieval Studies series, is a brief introduction to the history, culture, and religion of the Viking Age and provides an essential foundation for study of the period. The companion begins by defining the Vik…

  • Experiencing Medieval Art

    Experiencing Medieval Art
    av Herbert L. Kessler

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442600713

    Across the nine thematic chapters of Experiencing Medieval Art, renowned art historian Herbert L. Kessler considers functional objects as well as paintings and sculptures; the circumstances, processes, and materials of production; the conflictual re…

  • Experiencing Medieval Art

    Experiencing Medieval Art
    av Herbert L. Kessler

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442600737

    Across the nine thematic chapters of Experiencing Medieval Art, renowned art historian Herbert L. Kessler considers functional objects as well as paintings and sculptures; the circumstances, processes, and materials of production; the conflictual re…

  • Design Thinking at Work

    Design Thinking at Work
    av David Dunne

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487501709

    The result of extensive international research with multinationals, governments, and non-profits, Design Thinking at Work explores the challenges organizations face when developing creative strategies to innovate and solve problems. Noting how many…

  • The Gutenberg Galaxy

    The Gutenberg Galaxy
    av Marshall McLuhan

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442612693

    The Gutenberg Galaxy catapulted Marshall McLuhan to fame as a media theorist and, in time, a new media prognosticator. Fifty years after its initial publication, this landmark text is more significant than ever before. Readers will be amazed by McLu…

  • Untimely Deaths in Renaissance Drama

    Untimely Deaths in Renaissance Drama
    av Andrew Griffin

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487503482

    In the decades before history was institutionalized as a scholarly discipline, historical writing was practiced variously by poets, record keepers, lawyers, sermonizers, mythologizers, and philosophers. In this welter of competing forms of historica…

  • Dawn of a Dynasty

    Dawn of a Dynasty
    av Richard Kinkade

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487504601

    While historians of medieval Spain have been unanimous in acknowledging the significance of Infante Manuel's impact on the reign of his brother, Alfonso X, the Wise, and the rise to power of his nephew, Sancho IV, none have attempted a biography of…

  • A History of Anthropological Theory, Fifth Edition

    A History of Anthropological Theory, Fifth Edition
    av Paul A. Erickson

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442636835

    The fifth edition of this bestselling theory text has been revised throughout, with substantial updates, including more on gender and sexuality, and with a new section on Anthropologies of the Digital Age. Keyword definitions have been reinstated in…

  • Beyond History for Historical Consciousness

    Beyond History for Historical Consciousness
    av Stephane Levesque

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487524531

    As issues of history, memory, and identity collide in society and in the classroom, the timing is ideal to investigate the views of twenty-first-century students. Relying on the theory of historical consciousness, this book presents the results of a…

  • Beyond History for Historical Consciousness

    Beyond History for Historical Consciousness
    av Stephane Levesque

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487506759

    As issues of history, memory, and identity collide in society and in the classroom, the timing is ideal to investigate the views of twenty-first-century students. Relying on the theory of historical consciousness, this book presents the results of a…

  • A Different Kind of Ethnography

    A Different Kind of Ethnography

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442636613

    Building on the sensory ethnographic trend in contemporary sociocultural anthropology, this collection introduces the idea of a different kind of ethnography: an imaginative and creative approach to anthropological inquiry that is collaborative, ope…

  • The Viking Age

    The Viking Age

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487570477

    In this extensively revised third edition of The Viking Age: A Reader, Somerville and McDonald successfully bring the Vikings and their world to life for twenty-first-century students and instructors. The diversity of the Viking era is revealed thro…

  • The Viking Age

    The Viking Age

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487570484

    In this extensively revised third edition of The Viking Age: A Reader, Somerville and McDonald successfully bring the Vikings and their world to life for twenty-first-century students and instructors. The diversity of the Viking era is revealed thro…

  • The First Voyage around the World (1519-1522)

    The First Voyage around the World (1519-1522)
    av Antonio Pigafetta

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487525408

    On 10 August 1519, five ships departed from Seville for what was to become the first circumnavigation of the globe. Linked by fame to the name of its captain, Magellan, much of the expedition is known through the travelogue of one of the few crew me…

  • The First Voyage around the World (1519-1522)

    The First Voyage around the World (1519-1522)
    av Antonio Pigafetta

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780802093707

    On 10 August 1519, five ships departed from Seville for what was to become the first circumnavigation of the globe. Linked by fame to the name of its captain, Magellan, much of the expedition is known through the travelogue of one of the few crew me…

  • Socialist and Post-Socialist Urbanisms

    Socialist and Post-Socialist Urbanisms
    av Lisa B Welch Drummond

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442632530

    Socialist cities have special qualities which endure in particular, subtle, and often under-theorized ways. This book engages with socialism on a global scale, as well as the variety of socialist urbanisms and post-socialist urbanisms, and the range…

  • Socialist and Post-Socialist Urbanisms

    Socialist and Post-Socialist Urbanisms
    av Lisa B Welch Drummond

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442632837

    Socialist cities have special qualities which endure in particular, subtle, and often under-theorized ways. This book engages with socialism on a global scale, as well as the variety of socialist urbanisms and post-socialist urbanisms, and the range…

  • The Ethical Poetic of the Later Middle Ages

    The Ethical Poetic of the Later Middle Ages
    av Judson Boyce Allen

    Häftad - 1982 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442651395

    This study of the definition of literature in the late medieval period is based on manuals of writing and on literary commentary and glosses. It defines a method of reading which may now profitably explain medieval texts, and identifies new primary…

  • Politics of Energy Dependency

    Politics of Energy Dependency
    av Margarita M. Balmaceda

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487520229

    Energy has been an important element in Moscow's quest to exert power and influence in its surrounding areas both before and after the collapse of the USSR. With their political independence in 1991, Ukraine, Belarus, and Lithuania also became, virt…

  • Capitalism and Classical Social Theory

    Capitalism and Classical Social Theory
    av John A. Bratton

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487588182

    In this third edition of Capitalism and Classical Social Theory, John Bratton and David Denham build on the classical triumvirate-Karl Marx, mile Durkheim, and Max Weber-by extending the conversation to include early female theorists such as Mary Wo…

  • In the Children's Best Interests

    In the Children's Best Interests
    av Lynne Taylor

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487521943

    Among the hundreds of thousands of displaced persons in Germany at the end of World War II, approximately 40,000 were unaccompanied children. These children, of every age and nationality, were without parents or legal guardians and many were without…

  • In the Children's Best Interests

    In the Children's Best Interests
    av Lynne Taylor

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487502355

    Among the hundreds of thousands of displaced persons in Germany at the end of World War II, approximately 40,000 were unaccompanied children. These children, of every age and nationality, were without parents or legal guardians and many were without…

  • Sex and the Weimar Republic

    Sex and the Weimar Republic
    av Laurie Marhoefer

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442626577

    Liberated, licentious, or merely liberal, the sexual freedoms of Germany's Weimar Republic have become legendary. The home of the world's first gay rights movement, the republic embodied a progressive, secular vision of sexual liberation. Immortaliz…

  • Minds Alive

    Minds Alive

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487505271

    Minds Alive explores the enduring role and intrinsic value of libraries, archives, and public institutions in the digital age. Featuring international contributors, this volume delves into libraries and archives as institutions and institutional par…

  • Picturing the Page

    Picturing the Page
    av Megan Swift

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442647152

    Based on sources from rare book libraries in Russia and around the world, Picturing the Page offers a vivid exploration of illustrated children's literature and reading under Lenin and Stalin - a period when mass publishing for children and universa…

  • Picturing the Page

    Picturing the Page
    av Megan Swift

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442615311

    Based on sources from rare book libraries in Russia and around the world, Picturing the Page offers a vivid exploration of illustrated children's literature and reading under Lenin and Stalin - a period when mass publishing for children and universa…

  • Industrial Ruination, Community and Place

    Industrial Ruination, Community and Place
    av Alice Mah

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442613577

    Abandoned factories, shipyards, warehouses, and refineries are features of many industrialized cities around the world. But despite their state of decline, these derelict sites remain vitally connected with the urban landscapes that surround them. I…

  • Industrial Ruination, Community and Place

    Industrial Ruination, Community and Place
    av Alice Mah

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442645493

    Abandoned factories, shipyards, warehouses, and refineries are features of many industrialized cities around the world. But despite their state of decline, these derelict sites remain vitally connected with the urban landscapes that surround them. I…

  • From Seminary to University

    From Seminary to University
    av Aaron Hughes

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487504977

    This book provides the first historical examination of the study of religion in Canada. While secular departments of religious studies would not emerge in Canada until the late 1960s, the teaching of religion under the guise of divinity, theology, t…

  • The Rival Widows, or Fair Libertine (1735)

    The Rival Widows, or Fair Libertine (1735)

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442615458

    Elizabeth Cooper's The Rival Widows, or Fair Libertine provides a unique opportunity to restore to scholarly and pedagogical attention a neglected female writer and a play with broad and significant implications for studies of eighteenth-century his…

  • Literary / Liberal Entanglements

    Literary / Liberal Entanglements

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442630901

    In Literary/Liberal Entanglements, Corrinne Harol and Mark Simpson bring together ten essays by scholars from a wide range of fields in English studies in order to interrogate the complex, entangled relationship between the history of literature and…

  • Terrorism and Counterterrorism in Canada

    Terrorism and Counterterrorism in Canada

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487521707

    Through close analysis of the Canadian context, Terrorism and Counterterrorism in Canada provides an advanced introduction to the challenges and social consequences presented by terrorism today. Featuring contributions from both established and emer…

  • Terrorism and Counterterrorism in Canada

    Terrorism and Counterterrorism in Canada

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487501860

    Through close analysis of the Canadian context, Terrorism and Counterterrorism in Canada provides an advanced introduction to the challenges and social consequences presented by terrorism today. Featuring contributions from both established and emer…

  • Stalinist City Planning

    Stalinist City Planning
    av Heather DeHaan

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442645349

    Based on research in previously closed Soviet archives, this book sheds light on the formative years of Soviet city planning and on state efforts to consolidate power through cityscape design. Stepping away from Moscow's central corridors of power,…

  • Stalinist City Planning

    Stalinist City Planning
    av Heather DeHaan

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487521660

    Based on research in previously closed Soviet archives, this book sheds light on the formative years of Soviet city planning and on state efforts to consolidate power through cityscape design. Stepping away from Moscow's central corridors of power,…

  • The Historical Method of Herodotus

    The Historical Method of Herodotus
    av Donald Lateiner

    Häftad - 1989 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780802076847

    Herodotus was the first writer in the West to conceive the value of creating a record of the recent past. He found a way to co-ordinate the often conflicting data of history, ethnology, and culture. The Historical Method of Herodotus explores the in…

  • Scholars in Exile

    Scholars in Exile
    av Nadia Zavorotna

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487504458

    In the interwar years, emigre scholars in Czechoslovakia provided continuity and a bridge for Ukrainian scholarship from its inception at the end of the nineteenth century to the development of Ukrainian studies in the twenty-first century. These sc…

  • Contested Fields

    Contested Fields
    av Alan McDougall

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487594565

    Few cultural activities speak more powerfully to international histories of the modern world than football. In the late nineteenth century, this cheap and simple sport emerged as a major legacy of Britain's formal and informal empires and spread qui…

  • Contested Fields

    Contested Fields
    av Alan McDougall

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487594572

    Few cultural activities speak more powerfully to international histories of the modern world than football. In the late nineteenth century, this cheap and simple sport emerged as a major legacy of Britain's formal and informal empires and spread qui…

  • Virginia Woolf

    Virginia Woolf
    av Elicia Clements

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487504267

    Arguing that sound is integral to Virginia Woolf's understanding of literature, Elicia Clements highlights how the sonorous enables Woolf to examine issues of meaning in language and art, elaborate a politics of listening, illuminate rhythmic and pe…

  • Mike

    Mike
    av Rt. Hon. Lester B. Pearson

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442615656

    One of Canada's most dynamic prime ministers, Lester B. Pearson lived a life which took him from a childhood in rural Ontario to the apex of international politics. In the second volume of his memoirs, he provides a first-person account of the busy…

  • Jews and Ukrainians

    Jews and Ukrainians
    av Paul Robert Magocsi

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780772751119

    There is much that ordinary Ukrainians do not know about Jews and that ordinary Jews do not know about Ukrainians. As a result, those Jews and Ukrainians who may care about their respective ancestral heritages usually view each other through distort…

  • Mahler's Forgotten Conductor

    Mahler's Forgotten Conductor
    av Hernan Tesler-Mabe

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487505165

    The orchestral conductor Heinz Unger (1895-1965) was born in Berlin, Germany and was reared from a young age to follow in his father's footsteps and become a lawyer. In 1915, he heard a Munich performance of Gustav Mahler's Das Lied von der Erde ("T…

  • Before Utopia

    Before Utopia
    av Ross Dealy

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487506599

    Before Utopia demonstrates that Thomas More's Utopia (1516) is not, as is widely accepted, a rhetorical play of spirit but is instead built from a particular philosophy. That philosophy was not Platonism, but classical Stoicism.Deeply disturbed in h…