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  • Reading with the Senses in Victorian Literature and Science

    Reading with the Senses in Victorian Literature and Science
    av David Sweeney Coombs

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813943428

    The nineteenth-century sciences cleaved sensory experience into two separate realms: the bodily physics of sensation and the mental activity of perception. This division into two discrete categories was foundational to Victorian physics, physiology,…

  • I Tituba Black Witch Of Salem

    I Tituba Black Witch Of Salem
    av Maryse Conde

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813927671

    This wild and entertaining novel expands on the true story of the West Indian slave Tituba, who was accused of witchcraft in Salem, Massachusetts, arrested in 1692, and forgotten in jail until the general amnesty for witches two years later. Maryse…

  • Three Rings

    Three Rings
    av Daniel Mendelsohn

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813944661

    Winner of the 2020 Prix du Meilleur Livre Etranger, France's best foreign book of the year. In this genre-defying book, best-selling memoirist and critic Daniel Mendelsohn explores the mysterious links between the randomness of the lives we lead an…

  • The Feminine Political Novel in Victorian England

    The Feminine Political Novel in Victorian England
    av Barbara Leah Harman

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813929361

    In this groundbreaking book, Barbara Leah Harman convincingly establishes a new category in Victorian fiction: the feminine political novel. By studying Victorian female protagonists who participate in the public universe conventionally occupied by…

  • The Feminine Political Novel in Victorian England

    The Feminine Political Novel in Victorian England
    av Barbara Leah Harman

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813917726

    The author seeks to establishe a new category in Victorian fiction with this book: the feminine political novel. By studying Victorian female protagonists who particiate in the public universe conventionally occupied by men - the world of mills and…

  • Women of Algiers in Their Apartment

    Women of Algiers in Their Apartment
    av Assia Djebar

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813918808

    The cloth edition of Assia Djebar's Women of Algiers in Their Apartment, her first work to be published in English, was named by the American Literary Translators Association as an ALTA Outstanding Translation of the Year. Now available in paperback…

  • Women of Algiers in Their Apartment

    Women of Algiers in Their Apartment
    av Assia Djebar

    Inbunden - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813914022

    Translated for the first time in English, this collection of short fiction details the plight of urban Algerian women and raises far-reaching issues. The stories criticise the post-colonial socialist regime, which is seen as denying and subjugating…

  • Republican Populist

    Republican Populist
    av Charles J. Holden

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813943268

    Often overlooked, former vice president Spiro T. Agnew is typically a maligned figure in American political history. Largely remembered for his alliterative speeches, attacks on the media and Eastern intellectuals, and his resignation from office in…

  • Disciplining Old Age

    Disciplining Old Age
    av Stephen Katz

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813916620

    In Disciplining Old Age Stephen Katz gives us a sophisticated and theoretically rigorous approach to what gerentology does. He deftly and subtly combines the theories of Foucault, Bourdieu, and the Althusser in his analysis of what he calls the "ger…

  • The Life of William Faulkner

    The Life of William Faulkner
    av Carl Rollyson

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813943824

    Awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1949, William Faulkner was a southerner who became widely regarded as one of the greatest American writers of all time. Despite being such a studied figure, however, to date no biography has captured the comp…

  • Anthropocene Fictions

    Anthropocene Fictions
    av Adam Trexler

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813936925

    Since the Industrial Revolution, humans have transformed the Earth's atmosphere, committing our planet to more extreme weather, rising sea levels, melting polar ice caps, and mass extinction. This period of observable human impact on the Earth's eco…

  • Anthropocene Fictions

    Anthropocene Fictions
    av Adam Trexler

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813936918

    Since the Industrial Revolution, humans have transformed the Earth's atmosphere, committing our planet to more extreme weather, rising sea levels, melting polar ice caps, and mass extinction. This period of observable human impact on the Earth's eco…

  • Narrating the Mesh

    Narrating the Mesh
    av Marco Caracciolo

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813945835

    A hierarchical model of human societies' relations with the natural world is at the root of today's climate crisis; Narrating the Mesh contends that narrative form is instrumental in countering this ideology. Drawing inspiration from Timothy Morton'…

  • Narrating the Mesh

    Narrating the Mesh
    av Marco Caracciolo

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813945828

    A hierarchical model of human societies' relations with the natural world is at the root of today's climate crisis; Narrating the Mesh contends that narrative form is instrumental in countering this ideology. Drawing inspiration from Timothy Morton'…

  • Pleasures and Pains

    Pleasures and Pains
    av Barry E. Milligan

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813922355

    Incorporating elements of literary criticism, cultural studies, and social history, 'Pleasures and Pains' takes a new look at the complicated dynamics of empire as well as the development of still-prevalent perceptions of drugs as alien invaders res…

  • The Log Cabin

    The Log Cabin
    av Alison K. Hoagland

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813942575

    For roughly a century, the log cabin occupied a central and indispensable role in the rapidly growing United States. Although it largely disappeared as a living space, it lived on as a symbol of the settling of the nation. In her thought-provoking a…

  • Professing Sincerity

    Professing Sincerity
    av Susan B. Rosenbaum

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813926100

    Sincerity - the claim that the voice, figure, and experience of a first-person speaker is that of the author - has dominated both the reading and the writing of Anglo-American poetry since the romantic era. Most critical studies have unheld an oppos…

  • Eco-man

    Eco-man

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813923055

    The paradoxical role nature plays in American myth and history grows in part from the male's reverent fascination with the wilderness and his equally strong impulse to dominate it. Many canonical literary works - think of Thoreau, Melville, Hemingwa…

  • Eco-man

    Eco-man

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813923048

    The paradoxical role nature plays in American myth and history grows in part from the male's reverent fascination with the wilderness and his equally strong impulse to dominate it. Many canonical literary works - think of Thoreau, Melville, Hemingwa…

  • Evangelical Gothic

    Evangelical Gothic
    av Christopher Herbert

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813943404

    Evangelical Gothic explores the bitter antagonism that prevailed between two defining institutions of nineteenth-century Britain: Evangelicalism and the popular novel. Christopher Herbert begins by retrieving from near oblivion a rich anti-Evangelic…

  • Signs of Dissent

    Signs of Dissent
    av Dawn Fulton

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813927152

    Maryse Conde is a Guadeloupean writer and critic whose work has challenged the categories of race, language, gender, and geography that inform contemporary literary and critical debates. In ""Signs of Dissent"", the first full-length study in Englis…

  • Signs of Dissent

    Signs of Dissent
    av Dawn Fulton

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813927145

    Maryse Conde is a Guadeloupean writer and critic whose work has challenged the categories of race, language, gender, and geography that inform contemporary literary and critical debates. In ""Signs of Dissent"", the first full-length study in Englis…

  • Nedjma

    Nedjma
    av Yacine, Kateb

    Häftad - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813913131

    Nedjma is a masterpiece of North African writing. Its intricate plot involves four men in love with the beautiful woman whose name serves as the title of the novel. Nedjma is the central figure of this disorienting novel, but more than the unfortuna…

  • Evergreen Ash

    Evergreen Ash
    av Christopher Abram

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813942278

    Norse mythology is obsessed with the idea of an onrushing and unstoppable apocalypse: Ragnarok, when the whole of creation will perish in fire, smoke, and darkness and the earth will nolonger support the life it once nurtured. Most of the Old Norse…

  • Evergreen Ash

    Evergreen Ash
    av Christopher Abram

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813942261

    Norse mythology is obsessed with the idea of an onrushing and unstoppable apocalypse: Ragnarok, when the whole of creation will perish in fire, smoke, and darkness and the earth will nolonger support the life it once nurtured. Most of the Old Norse…

  • Thomas Jefferson and Sally Hemmings

    Thomas Jefferson and Sally Hemmings
    av Annette Gordon-Reed

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813918334

    When Annette Gordon-Reed's groundbreaking study was first published, rumors of Thomas Jefferson's sexual involvement with his slave Sally Hemings had circulated for two centuries. Among all aspects of Jefferson's renowned life, it was perhaps the mo…

  • Elizabeth Bishop in the Twenty-First Century

    Elizabeth Bishop in the Twenty-First Century

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813932743

    In recent years, a series of major collections of posthumous writings by Elizabeth Bishop, one of the most widely read and discussed poets of the twentieth century have been published, profoundly affecting how we look at her life and work. The hundr…

  • Elizabeth Bishop in the Twenty-First Century

    Elizabeth Bishop in the Twenty-First Century

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813932613

    In recent years, a series of major collections of posthumous writings by Elizabeth Bishop, one of the most widely read and discussed poets of the twentieth century have been published, profoundly affecting how we look at her life and work. The hundr…

  • The Abandoned Baobab

    The Abandoned Baobab
    av Ken Bugul

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813927374

    The subject of intense admiration - and not a little shock, when it was first published - ""The Abandoned Baobab"" has consistently captivated readers ever since. The book has been translated into numerous languages and was chosen by ""QBR Black Boo…

  • Beyond Nature Writing

    Beyond Nature Writing

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813920146

    Ecocriticism, a field of study that has expanded dramatically over the past decade, has nevertheless remained - until recently - closely focused on critical analyses of nature writing and literature of wilderness. Karla Armbruster and Kathleen R. Wa…

  • Beyond Nature Writing

    Beyond Nature Writing

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813920139

    Ecocriticism, a field of study that has expanded dramatically over the past decade, has nevertheless remained - until recently - closely focused on critical analyses of nature writing and literature of wilderness. Karla Armbruster and Kathleen R. Wa…

  • The Language of Flowers

    The Language of Flowers
    av Beverly Seaton

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813929422

    The author traces the phenomenon of ascribing sentimental meaning to floral imagery from its beginnings in Napoleonic France through its later transformations in England and America. At the heart of the book is a depiction of what the three most imp…

  • The Language of Flowers

    The Language of Flowers
    av Beverly Seaton

    Inbunden - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813915562

    The author traces the phenomenon of ascribing sentimental meaning to floral imagery from its beginnings in Napoleonic France through its later transformations in England and America. At the heart of the book is a depiction of what the three most imp…

  • Fatalism in American Film Noir

    Fatalism in American Film Noir
    av Robert B. Pippin

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813934020

    The crime melodramas of the 1940s known now as film noir shared many formal and thematic elements, from unusual camera angles and lighting to moral ambiguity and femmes fatales. In this book Robert Pippin argues that many of these films also raise d…

  • Fatalism in American Film Noir

    Fatalism in American Film Noir
    av Robert B. Pippin

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813931890

    The crime melodramas of the 1940s known now as film noir shared many formal and thematic elements, from unusual camera angles and lighting to moral ambiguity and femmes fatales. In this book Robert Pippin argues that many of these films also raise d…

  • Best New Poets 2020

    Best New Poets 2020

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780997562347

    Entering its fifteenth year, Best New Poets has established itself as a crucial venue for rising poets and a valuable resource for poetry lovers. The only publication of its kind, this annual anthology is made up exclusively of work by writers who h…

  • Almost a Girl

    Almost a Girl
    av Alan Williamson

    Pocket - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813920542

    Gender criticism, Alan Williamson argues, has for too long been shaped and limited by the same dualisms that have defined male versus female literary voices in Western culture. Certain emotions expressed in literature are considered "feminine," cert…

  • Almost a Girl

    Almost a Girl
    av Alan Williamson

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813920399

    Gender criticism, Alan Williamson argues, has for too long been shaped and limited by the same dualisms that have defined male versus female literary voices in Western culture. Certain emotions expressed in literature are considered ""feminine,"" ce…

  • The Way of the 88 Temples

    The Way of the 88 Temples
    av Robert C. Sibley

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813934723

    Compelled to seek something more than what modern society has to offer, Robert Sibley turned to an ancient setting for help in recovering what has been lost. The Henro Michi is one of the oldest and most famous pilgrimage routes in Japan. It consist…

  • The Way of the 88 Temples

    The Way of the 88 Temples
    av Robert C. Sibley

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813942117

    Compelled to seek something more than what modern society has to offer, Robert Sibley turned to an ancient setting for help in recovering what has been lost. The Henro Michi is one of the oldest and most famous pilgrimage routes in Japan. It consist…

  • The Serious Pleasures of Suspense

    The Serious Pleasures of Suspense
    av Caroline Levine USA)

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813922171

    Scholars have long recognized that narrative suspense dominates the formal dynamics of 19th-century British fiction, both high and low. But few have asked why suspense played such a crucial role in the Victorian novel and in Victorian culture more b…

  • Rethinking Sincerity and Authenticity

    Rethinking Sincerity and Authenticity
    av Howard Pickett

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813940151

    This above all: To thine own self be true,"" is an ideal-or pretense-belonging as much to Hamlet as to the carefully choreographed realms of today's politics and social media. But what if our ""true"" selves aren't our ""best"" selves? Instagram's c…

  • Demon or Doll

    Demon or Doll
    av Ellen Pifer

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813919645

    The author investigates the contradictory ways childhood has been formulated in the 20th century and the resulting ambivalence reflected in contemporary fiction.

  • Demon or Doll

    Demon or Doll
    av Ellen Pifer

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813919638

    The author investigates the contradictory ways childhood has been formulated in the 20th century and the resulting ambivalence reflected in contemporary fiction.

  • System of Transcendental Idealism

    System of Transcendental Idealism
    av F.W.J. Schelling

    Häftad - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813914589

    System of Transcendental Idealism is probably Schelling's most important philosophical work. A central text in the history of German idealism, its original German publication in 1800 came seven years after Fichte's ""Wissenschaftslehre"" and seven y…

  • Novel Cultivations

    Novel Cultivations
    av Elizabeth Hope Chang

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813942483

    Nineteenth-century English nature was a place of experimentation, exoticism, and transgression, as site and emblem of the global exchanges of the British Empire. Popular attitudes toward the transplantation of exotic species-botanical and human-to V…

  • Novel Cultivations

    Novel Cultivations
    av Elizabeth Hope Chang

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813942476

    Nineteenth-century English nature was a place of experimentation, exoticism, and transgression, as site and emblem of the global exchanges of the British Empire. Popular attitudes toward the transplantation of exotic species-botanical and human-to V…

  • Recomposing Ecopoetics

    Recomposing Ecopoetics
    av Lynn Keller

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813940625

    In the first book devoted exclusively to the ecopoetics of the twenty-first century, Lynn Keller examines poetry of what she terms the ""self-conscious Anthropocene,"" a period in which there is widespread awareness of the scale and severity of huma…

  • Recomposing Ecopoetics

    Recomposing Ecopoetics
    av Lynn Keller

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813940618

    In the first book devoted exclusively to the ecopoetics of the twenty-first century, Lynn Keller examines poetry of what she terms the ""self-conscious Anthropocene,"" a period in which there is widespread awareness of the scale and severity of huma…

  • Unmentionable Cuisine

    Unmentionable Cuisine
    av Calvin W. Schwabe

    Häftad - 1988 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813911625

    An engaging look at "food prejudices," or why we eat what we eat and why we reject other food sources as unpalatable--with recipes! "This is a unique and engrossing work and, to my mind, an important contribution to the annals of gastronomy. It will…

  • Black Landscapes Matter

    Black Landscapes Matter
    av Walter Hood

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813944869

    The question "Do black landscapes matter?" cuts deep to the core of American history. From the plantations of slavery to contemporary segregated cities, from freedman villages to northern migrations for freedom, the nation's landscape bears the detr…

  • Black Landscapes Matter

    Black Landscapes Matter
    av Walter Hood

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813944852

    The question "Do black landscapes matter?" cuts deep to the core of American history. From the plantations of slavery to contemporary segregated cities, from freedman villages to northern migrations for freedom, the nation's landscape bears the detr…

  • Kodak and the Lens of Nostalgia

    Kodak and the Lens of Nostalgia
    av Nancy Martha West

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813919584

    The advertising campaigns launched by Kodak in the early years of snapshot photography stand at the centre of a shift in American domestic life that goes deeper than technological innovations in cameras and film. Before the advent of Kodak advertisi…

  • Kodak and the Lens of Nostalgia

    Kodak and the Lens of Nostalgia
    av Nancy Martha West

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813919591

    The advertising campaigns launched by Kodak in the early years of snapshot photography stand at the centre of a shift in American domestic life that goes deeper than technological innovations in cameras and film. Before the advent of Kodak advertisi…

  • Building Natures

    Building Natures
    av Julia Daniel

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813940847

    In Building Natures, Julia Daniel establishes the influence of landscape architecture, city planning, and parks management on American poetry to show how modernists engaged with the green worlds and social playgrounds created by these new profession…

  • Building Natures

    Building Natures
    av Julia Daniel

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813940830

    In Building Natures, Julia Daniel establishes the influence of landscape architecture, city planning, and parks management on American poetry to show how modernists engaged with the green worlds and social playgrounds created by these new profession…

  • The Illusory Boundary

    The Illusory Boundary

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813929897

    The view of nature and technology inhabiting totally different, even opposite, spheres persists across time and cultures. Most people would consider an English countryside or a Louisiana bayou to be "natural," though each is to an extent the product…

  • The Illusory Boundary

    The Illusory Boundary

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813929880

    The view of nature and technology inhabiting totally different, even opposite, spheres persists across time and cultures. Most people would consider an English countryside or a Louisiana bayou to be "natural," though each is to an extent the product…

  • The Mathematical Pamphlets of Charles Lutwidge Dodgson and Related Pieces

    The Mathematical Pamphlets of Charles Lutwidge Dodgson and Related Pieces
    av Dodgson, Charles Lutwidge

    Inbunden - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780930326098

    Between 1860 and 1897 Charles Lutwidge Dodgson, known to the ages as Lewis Carroll, produced over 180 booklets, leaflets, pamphlets, and instruction manuals. Varying radically in length and subject matter, they testify to Dodgson's unparalleled crea…

  • The Topography of Wellness

    The Topography of Wellness
    av Sara Jensen Carr

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813946306

    The COVID-19 pandemic has re-ignited discussions of how architects, landscapes, and urban planners can shape the environment in response to disease. This challenge is both a timely topic and one with an illuminating history. In The Topography of Wel…

  • The Topography of Wellness

    The Topography of Wellness
    av Sara Jensen Carr

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813946290

    The COVID-19 pandemic has re-ignited discussions of how architects, landscapes, and urban planners can shape the environment in response to disease. This challenge is both a timely topic and one with an illuminating history. In The Topography of Wel…

  • Colonizing the Past

    Colonizing the Past
    av Edward Watts

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813943862

    After the Revolution, Americans realized they lacked the common, deep, or meaningful history that might bind together their loose confederation of former colonies into a genuine nation. They had been conquerors yet colonials, now politically indepen…

  • Colonizing the Past

    Colonizing the Past
    av Edward Watts

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813943879

    After the Revolution, Americans realized they lacked the common, deep, or meaningful history that might bind together their loose confederation of former colonies into a genuine nation. They had been conquerors yet colonials, now politically indepen…

  • Design with Culture

    Design with Culture

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813923307

    Often viewed as nostalgic and inauthentic, the work of early preservationists has frequently been underrated by modern practitioners. Rather than considering early preservation within its historical context, many modern preservationists judge their…

  • Botanical Entanglements

    Botanical Entanglements

    Häftad - 1970 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813946962

  • Botanical Entanglements

    Botanical Entanglements

    Inbunden - 1970 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813946955

  • Strategies for Survival

    Strategies for Survival
    av William Dusinberre

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813928227

    Strategies for Survival conveys the experience of bondage through the words of former slaves themselves. The interviews - conducted in Virginia in 1937 by WPA interviewers - are considered among the most valuable of the WPA interviews because in Vir…

  • AFRIKANERS

    AFRIKANERS

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813922379

    A book to welcome . . . it includes an account of the origins and demise of apartheid that must rank as the most sober, objective and comprehensive we have. - J. M. Coetzee, winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature

  • Locating the Destitute

    Locating the Destitute
    av Stanka Radovic

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813936284

    While postcolonial discourse in the Caribbean has drawn attention to colonialism's impact on space and spatial hierarchy, Stanka Radovic asks both how ordinary people as "users" of space have been excluded from active and autonomous participation in…

  • Locating the Destitute

    Locating the Destitute
    av Stanka Radovic

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813936291

    While postcolonial discourse in the Caribbean has drawn attention to colonialism's impact on space and spatial hierarchy, Stanka Radovic asks both how ordinary people as "users" of space have been excluded from active and autonomous participation in…

  • Sacred Order/social Order v. 3; Jew of Culture: Freud, Moses, and Modernity

    Sacred Order/social Order v. 3; Jew of Culture: Freud, Moses, and Modernity
    av Philip Rieff

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813927060

    Philip Rieff earned recognition as one of the most profound social theorists of culture and authority of the twentieth century. Through such works as ""Freud: The Mind of the Moralist"" and ""The Triumph of the Therapeutic"", he proved himself an in…

  • Victorian Poets and the Politics of Culture

    Victorian Poets and the Politics of Culture
    av Antony H. Harrison

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813928401

    Antony Harrison's approach is quite special within the field of Victorian poetry. He resists treating poems as purely aesthetic objects; instead, he sees them as cultural artifacts and, as such, as participants in contemporary cultural discourses. H…

  • Political Development and the New Realism in Sub-Saharan Africa

    Political Development and the New Realism in Sub-Saharan Africa
    av David E. Apter, Carl G. Rosberg, David E. Apter

    Pocket - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813914800

    Since the 1950s David Apter and Carl Rosberg have been among the leading American scholars in African studies. In this volume they, along with other specialists in the field, explore the new configurations of African politics. With tentative efforts…

  • Political Development and the New Realism in Sub-Saharan Africa

    Political Development and the New Realism in Sub-Saharan Africa

    Inbunden - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813914794

    Since the 1950s David Apter and Carl Rosberg have been among the leading American scholars in African studies. In this volume they, along with other specialists in the field, explore the new configurations of African politics. With tentative efforts…

  • The Mint Julep

    The Mint Julep
    av Richard Harwell

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813923772

    For anyone who has ever enjoyed unwinding with a refreshing cocktail or two, Richard Barksdale Harwell's elegant volume The Mint Julep provides a delightful foray into the ceremonial, traditional, and regional history of the Old South's favorite dri…