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  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Disrupting Breast Cancer Narratives

    Disrupting Breast Cancer Narratives
    av Emilia Nielsen

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487504373

    Engaging with discussions surrounding the culture of disease, Disrupting Breast Cancer Narratives explores politically insistent narratives of illness. Resisting the optimism of pink ribbon culture, these stories use anger as a starting place to ref…

  • Stalin's Gulag at War

    Stalin's Gulag at War
    av Wilson T. Bell

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487523091

    Stalin's Gulag at War places the Gulag within the story of the regional wartime mobilization of Western Siberia during the Second World War. Far from Moscow, Western Siberia was a key area for evacuated factories and for production in support of the…

  • Stalin's Gulag at War

    Stalin's Gulag at War
    av Wilson T. Bell

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487504083

    Stalin's Gulag at War places the Gulag within the story of the regional wartime mobilization of Western Siberia during the Second World War. Far from Moscow, Western Siberia was a key area for evacuated factories and for production in support of the…

  • Thinking Historically

    Thinking Historically
    av Stephane Levesque

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442610996

    Two simple but profound questions have preoccupied scholars since the establishment of history education over a century ago: what is historical thinking, and how do educators go about teaching it? In Thinking Historically, Stephane Ltevesque examine…

  • Travelling Concepts in the Humanities

    Travelling Concepts in the Humanities
    av Mieke Bal

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780802084101

    Attempting to bridge the gap between specialised scholarship in the humanistic disciplines and an interdisciplinary project of cultural analysis, Mieke Bal has written an intellectual travel guide that charts the course 'beyond' cultural studies. As…

  • Travelling Concepts in the Humanities

    Travelling Concepts in the Humanities
    av Mieke Bal

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780802035295

    Attempting to bridge the gap between specialised scholarship in the humanistic disciplines and an interdisciplinary project of cultural analysis, Mieke Bal has written an intellectual travel guide that charts the course 'beyond' cultural studies. As…

  • Social Myths and Collective Imaginaries

    Social Myths and Collective Imaginaries
    av Gerard Bouchard

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442629073

    Myths are commonly associated with illusions or with deceptive, dangerous discourse, and are often perceived as largely the domain of premodern societies. But even in our post-industrial, technologically driven world, myths - Western or Eastern, anc…

  • Social Myths and Collective Imaginaries

    Social Myths and Collective Imaginaries
    av Gerard Bouchard

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442631908

    Myths are commonly associated with illusions or with deceptive, dangerous discourse, and are often perceived as largely the domain of premodern societies. But even in our post-industrial, technologically driven world, myths - Western or Eastern, anc…

  • The Commons in an Age of Uncertainty

    The Commons in an Age of Uncertainty
    av Franklin Obeng-Odoom

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487501761

    In the last two hundred years, the earth has increasingly become the private property of a few classes, races, transnational corporations, and nations. Repeated claims about the "tragedy of the commons" and the "crisis of capitalism" have done littl…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • The Crusades

    The Crusades

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442606234

    Since the publication of the first edition of The Crusades: A Reader, interest in the Crusades has increased dramatically, fueled in part by current global interactions between the Muslim world and Western nations. The second edition features an int…

  • New Generation Korean Workbook

    New Generation Korean Workbook
    av Mihyon Jeon

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487526894

    New Generation Korean Workbook is a student-friendly resource for acquiring Korean language skills, including reading, writing, and comprehension. It is designed to accompany the textbook, New Generation Korean: Beginner Level. Each chapter in the w…

  • Federico Fellini

    Federico Fellini
    av Hava Aldouby

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442613270

    Federico Fellini professed a desire to create "an entire film made of immobile pictures." In this study, Hava Aldouby uses this quotation as a launching point to analyze Fellini's films as sequences of "pictures" that draw extensively on art history…

  • Federico Fellini

    Federico Fellini
    av Hava Aldouby

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442645165

    Federico Fellini professed a desire to create "an entire film made of immobile pictures." In this study, Hava Aldouby uses this quotation as a launching point to analyze Fellini's films as sequences of "pictures" that draw extensively on art history…

  • 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 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…

  • 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…

  • God W/In

    God W/In
    av Emil Fackenheim

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487587215

    All the essays gathered here are concerned with the radical singularity of history and existence on the one hand and the demands of philosophical truth on the other.

  • The Last Mile

    The Last Mile
    av Dilip Soman

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487521820

    Most organizations spend much of their effort on the start of the value creation process: namely, creating a strategy, developing new products or services, and analyzing the market. They pay a lot less attention to the end: the crucial "last mile" w…

  • The Hidden History of South Africa's Book and Reading Cultures

    The Hidden History of South Africa's Book and Reading Cultures
    av Archie L. Dick

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442615922

    The Hidden History of South Africa's Book and Reading Cultures shows how the common practice of reading can illuminate the social and political history of a culture. This ground-breaking study reveals resistance strategies in the reading and writing…

  • Working towards Equity

    Working towards Equity
    av Dustin Galer

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487521301

    In Working Toward Equity, Dustin Galer argues that paid work significantly shaped the experience of disability during the late twentieth century. Using a critical analysis of disability in archival records, personal collections, government publicati…

  • The Soul of Things

    The Soul of Things
    av Eva Fahidi

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487507442

    An exceptional document of an extraordinary life, The Soul of Things is the memoir of Holocaust survivor Eva Fahidi. Since the memoir was first published in Hungarian in 2004 under the title Anima Rerum, Fahidi has become a household name in Hungary…

  • The Soul of Things

    The Soul of Things
    av Eva Fahidi

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487525125

    An exceptional document of an extraordinary life, The Soul of Things is the memoir of Holocaust survivor Eva Fahidi. Since the memoir was first published in Hungarian in 2004 under the title Anima Rerum, Fahidi has become a household name in Hungary…

  • Piers Plowman and the Reinvention of Church Law in the Late Middle Ages

    Piers Plowman and the Reinvention of Church Law in the Late Middle Ages
    av Arvind Thomas

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487502461

    It is a medieval truism that the poet meddles with words, the lawyer with the world. But are the poet's words and the lawyer's world really so far apart? To what extent does the art of making poems share in the craft of making laws, and vice versa?…

  • 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…

  • Jurists and Jurisprudence in Medieval Italy

    Jurists and Jurisprudence in Medieval Italy
    av Osvaldo Cavallar

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487507480

    Jurists and Jurisprudence in Medieval Italy is an original collection of texts exemplifying medieval Italian jurisprudence, known as the ius commune. Translated for the first time into English, many of the texts exist only in early printed editions…

  • Pilgrimage in the Middle Ages

    Pilgrimage in the Middle Ages
    av Brett Edward Whalen

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442601994

    Pilgrimage inspired and shaped the distinct experiences of commoners and nobles, men and women, clergy and laity for over a thousand years. Pilgrimage in the Middle Ages: A Reader is a rich collection of primary sources for the history of Christian…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Chaucer's Wife of Bath's Prologue and Tale

    Chaucer's Wife of Bath's Prologue and Tale

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487525477

    One of Chaucer's most popular and complex characters, the Wife of Bath has inspired a rich and diverse range of published scholarship. This work is the latest in the University of Toronto Press's Chaucer Bibliographies series, a series which aims to…

  • 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…

  • The Life Puzzle

    The Life Puzzle
    av A G Cairns-Smith

    Häftad - 1971 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442638891

  • New Generation Korean

    New Generation Korean
    av Mihyon Jeon

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487526054

    New Generation Korean is a full-colour and engaging textbook designed for Korean language learners at the secondary and post-secondary education levels, as well as for independent self-study learners. It presents learning goals and best practice les…

  • Light in Dark Times

    Light in Dark Times
    av Alisse Waterston

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487526405

    What will become of us in these trying times? How will we pass the time that we have on earth? In gorgeously rendered graphic form, Light in Dark Times invites readers to consider these questions by exploring the political catastrophes and moral dis…

  • Light in Dark Times

    Light in Dark Times
    av Alisse Waterston

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487508852

    What will become of us in these trying times? How will we pass the time that we have on earth? In gorgeously rendered graphic form, Light in Dark Times invites readers to consider these questions by exploring the political catastrophes and moral dis…

  • Superfluous Women

    Superfluous Women
    av Jessica Zychowicz

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487501686

    Superfluous Women tells the unique story of a generation of artists, feminists, and queer activists who emerged in Ukraine after the collapse of the Soviet Union. With a focus on new media, Zychowicz demonstrates how contemporary artist collectives…

  • Fackenheim's Jewish Philosophy

    Fackenheim's Jewish Philosophy
    av Michael L. Morgan

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442612662

    Emil L. Fackenheim, one of the most significant Jewish thinkers of the twentieth century, is best known for his deep and rich engagement with the implications of the Nazi Holocaust on Jewish thought, Christian theology, and philosophy. However, his…

  • Fackenheim's Jewish Philosophy

    Fackenheim's Jewish Philosophy
    av Michael L. Morgan

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442644410

    Emil L. Fackenheim, one of the most significant Jewish thinkers of the twentieth century, is best known for his deep and rich engagement with the implications of the Nazi Holocaust on Jewish thought, Christian theology, and philosophy. However, his…

  • Reframed

    Reframed
    av Stuart Shanker

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487506315

    For Stuart Shanker, the possibility of a truly just and free society begins with how we see and nurture our children.Shanker is renowned for using cutting-edge neuroscience to help children feel happy and think clearly by better regulating themselve…

  • 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…

  • Poetry on Stage

    Poetry on Stage
    av Gianluca Rizzo

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487506667

    Poetry on Stage focuses on exchanges between the writers of the Italian neo-avant-garde with the actors, directors, and playwrights of the Nuovo Teatro. The book sheds light on a forgotten chapter of twentieth-century Italian literature, arguing tha…

  • Lviv's Uncertain Destination

    Lviv's Uncertain Destination
    av Andriy Zayarnyuk

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487505196

    Lviv's Uncertain Destination examines the city's tumultuous twentieth-century history through the lens of its main railway terminal. Whereas most existing studies of eastern European cities centre their stories on discrete ethnic groups, milestone p…

  • 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…

  • The Quest for Epic

    The Quest for Epic
    av Sergio Zatti

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780802093738

    Translated here for the first time into English, Sergio Zatti's The Quest for Epic is a selection of studies on the two major poets of the Italian Renaissance, Ludovico Ariosto and Torquato Tasso, by one of the most important literary critics writin…

  • The Quest for Epic

    The Quest for Epic
    av Sergio Zatti

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780802090317

    Translated here for the first time into English, Sergio Zatti's The Quest for Epic is a selection of studies on the two major poets of the Italian Renaissance, Ludovico Ariosto and Torquato Tasso, by one of the most important literary critics writin…

  • 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…

  • Victims of the Book

    Victims of the Book
    av Francois Proulx

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487505479

    Victims of the Book uncovers a long-neglected but once widespread subgenre: the fin-de-siecle novel of formation in France. In the final decades of the nineteenth century, social commentators insistently characterized excessive reading as an emascul…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Meaning and Textuality

    Meaning and Textuality
    av Francois Rastier

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780802080295

    Historically there has been a wide gulf between European and Anglo/American thought on the philosophy of language, in part because it is often difficult to find important European works in English translation. Meaning and Textuality represents key e…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…