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  • BOSNIAN, CROATIAN, SERBIAN: A TEXTBOOK, 2ND ED (PLUS FREE DVD)

    BOSNIAN, CROATIAN, SERBIAN: A TEXTBOOK, 2ND ED (PLUS FREE DVD)

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299236540

    Three official languages have emerged in the Balkan region that was formerly Yugoslavia: Croatian in Croatia, Serbian in Serbia, and both of these languages plus Bosnian in Bosnia-Herzegovina. Bosnian, Croatian, Serbian, a Textbook introduces the st…

  • Bosnian, Croatian, Serbian

    Bosnian, Croatian, Serbian
    av Ronelle Alexander

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299211943

    Bosnian, Croatian, Serbian, a Grammar analyzes and clarifies the complex, dynamic language situation in the former Yugoslavia. Addressing squarely the issues connected with the splintering of Serbo-Croatian into component languages, this volume prov…

  • Laughter and Civility

    Laughter and Civility
    av Lynn R. Wilkinson

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299329303

    Emma Gad (1852-1921) was a prolific Danish playwright at the turn of the twentieth century. With sparkling prose and witty dialogue, Gad's ambitious and sophisticated theatrical productions raised important and still pressing questions about sexuali…

  • Unlearning Eugenics

    Unlearning Eugenics
    av Dagmar Herzog

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299319205

    Since the defeat of the Nazi Third Reich and the end of its horrific eugenics policies, battles over the politics of life, sex, and death have continued and evolved. Dagmar Herzog documents how reproductive rights and disability rights, both latecom…

  • Unlearning Eugenics

    Unlearning Eugenics
    av Dagmar Herzog

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299319243

    Since the defeat of the Nazi Third Reich and the end of its horrific eugenics policies, battles over the politics of life, sex, and death have continued and evolved. Dagmar Herzog documents how reproductive rights and disability rights, both latecom…

  • Dancing from Past to Present

    Dancing from Past to Present

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299218508

    This groundbreaking collection combines ethnographic and historic strategies to reveal how dance plays crucial cultural roles in various regions of the world, including Tonga, Java, Bosnia-Herzegovina, New Mexico, India, Korea, Macedonia, and Englan…

  • Dancing from Past to Present

    Dancing from Past to Present

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299218546

    This groundbreaking collection combines ethnographic and historic strategies to reveal how dance plays crucial cultural roles in various regions of the world, including Tonga, Java, Bosnia-Herzegovina, New Mexico, India, Korea, Macedonia, and Englan…

  • Bosnian, Croatian, Serbian Audio Supplement

    Bosnian, Croatian, Serbian Audio Supplement
    av Ronelle Alexander

    CD-rom - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299221102

    These are the first comprehensive learning materials after the breakup of the former Yugoslavia and the emergence of three component languages, Bosnian, Croatian, and Serbian. The textbook and the grammar can be used separately or together, while th…

  • The Manor and the Estate

    The Manor and the Estate
    av Isaac Bashevis Singer

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299205447

    The Manor and The Estate - combined in this one-volume edition - are bold tales of Polish Jews in the latter half of the 19th century, a time of rapid industrial growth and radical social change that enabled the Jewish community to move from the ghe…

  • Aetiology, Concept and Prophylaxis of Childbed Fever

    Aetiology, Concept and Prophylaxis of Childbed Fever
    av Ignaz Semmelweis

    Häftad - 1983 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299093648

    In 1859 a Hungarian obstetrician named Ignaz Semmelweis, reflecting on his years as resident in the Vienna maternity clinic, wrote a graphic account of his attempt to diagnose and eliminate the then epidemic scourge of childbed fever. The resulting…

  • A Cinema of Obsession

    A Cinema of Obsession
    av Mariah Larsson

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299322304

    Mai Elizabeth Zetterling (1925-94) is among the most exceptional postwar female filmmakers. Born in Sweden, she lived in England and France for most of her life, making her directorial debut in 1964 with the Swedish art film Loving Couples after a f…

  • Chaucer's Sexual Poetics

    Chaucer's Sexual Poetics
    av Carolyn Dinshaw

    Häftad - 1989 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299122744

    In Chaucer's texts amatory acts are often correlated with literary acts; for him, literary activity is always a gendered activity. Writing in the context of a resolutely patriarchal culture, Chaucer's acts of interpretation are masculine activities.…

  • Wildly Successful Farming

    Wildly Successful Farming
    av Brian DeVore

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299318802

    Wildly Successful Farming tells the stories of farmers across the American Midwest who are balancing profitability and food production with environmental sustainability and a passion for all things wild. They are using innovative techniques and stra…

  • Wildly Successful Farming

    Wildly Successful Farming
    av Brian DeVore

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299318840

    Wildly Successful Farming tells the stories of farmers across the American Midwest who are balancing profitability and food production with environmental sustainability and a passion for all things wild. They are using innovative techniques and stra…

  • And Her Soul Out of Nothing

    And Her Soul Out of Nothing
    av Olena Kalytiak Davis

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299157142

    This is the first book by this author, a first-generation Ukrainian-American, resident in Alaska. The collection was the winner of the 1997 Brittingham Prize in Poetry.

  • Dance

    Dance

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299015244

    This work combines the author's vision and practicality and seeks to answer questions such as ""why dance?"", and to give voice to her plea of universal dance training as a reconized course in formal education.

  • Futures of Dance Studies

    Futures of Dance Studies

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299322403

    A collaboration between well-established and rising scholars, Futures of Dance Studies suggests multiple directions for new research in the field. Essays address dance in a wider range of contexts - onstage, on screen, in the studio, and on the stre…

  • The Rhetoric of Economics

    The Rhetoric of Economics
    av Deirdre N. McCloskey

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299158149

    In this revised second edition, Deirdre McCloskey demonstrates how economic discourse employs metaphor, authority, symmetry and other rhetorical means of persuasion. ""The Rhetoric of Economics"" shows economists to be human persuaders and poets of…

  • It Will Be Fun and Terrifying

    It Will Be Fun and Terrifying
    av Fabrizio Fenghi

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299324407

    The National Bolshevik Party, founded in the mid-1990s by Eduard Limonov and Aleksandr Dugin, began as an attempt to combine radically different ideologies. In the years that followed, Limonov, Dugin, and the movements they led underwent dramatic sh…

  • Inari Sami Folklore

    Inari Sami Folklore
    av August V. Koskimies

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299319045

    A rich multivoiced anthology of folktales, legends, joik songs, proverbs, riddles, and other verbal art, this is the most comprehensive collection of Sami oral tradition available in English to date. Collected by August V. Koskimies and Toivo I. Itk…

  • Hasidism on the Margin

    Hasidism on the Margin
    av Shaul Magid

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299192747

    Shaul Magid explores one of the most provocative and radical traditions of Hasidic thought, the school of Izbica and Radzin, that Rabbi Gershon Henokh founded in nineteenth-century Poland. Magid traces the intellectual history of this strand of Juda…

  • Defeat is the Only Bad News

    Defeat is the Only Bad News
    av Alison Liebhafsky Des Forges

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299281441

    A Rwandan proverb says "Defeat is the only bad news." For Rwandans living under colonial rule, winning called not only for armed confrontation, but also for a battle of wits-and not only with foreigners, but also with each other. In Defeat Is the On…

  • Legislating Gender and Sexuality in Africa

    Legislating Gender and Sexuality in Africa

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299327408

    In recent decades, a more formalized and forceful shift has emerged in the legislative realm when it comes to gender and sexual justice in Africa. This rigorous, timely volume brings together leading and rising scholars across disciplines to evaluat…

  • A Muslim American Slave

    A Muslim American Slave
    av Omar Ibn Said

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299249540

    Born to a wealthy family in West Africa around 1770, Omar Ibn Said was abducted and sold into slavery in the United States, where he came to the attention of a prominent North Carolina family after filling 'the walls of his room with piteous petitio…

  • Reason after Its Eclipse

    Reason after Its Eclipse
    av Martin Jay

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299306540

    Martin Jay tackles a question as old as Plato and still pressing today: what is reason, and what roles does and should it have in human endeavor? Applying the tools of intellectual history, he examines the overlapping, but not fully compatible, mean…

  • Reason after Its Eclipse

    Reason after Its Eclipse
    av Martin Jay

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299306502

    Martin Jay tackles a question as old as Plato and still pressing today: what is reason, and what roles does and should it have in human endeavor? Applying the tools of intellectual history, he examines the overlapping, but not fully compatible, mean…

  • The Cossack Hero in Russian Literature

    The Cossack Hero in Russian Literature
    av Judith Deutsch Kornblatt

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299135249

    The Cossack Hero in Russian Literature studies the development of the Cossack hero and identifies him as part of Russian cultural mythology. Judith Kornblatt explores the power of the myth as a literary image, providing new and challenging readings…

  • The Toni Morrison Book Club

    The Toni Morrison Book Club
    av Juda Bennett

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299324940

    In this startling group memoir, four friends-black and white, gay and straight, immigrant and American-born-use Toni Morrison's novels as a springboard for intimate and revealing conversations about the problems of everyday racism and living whole i…

  • Cinderella

    Cinderella
    av Alan Dundes

    Häftad - 1988 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299118648

    Covering a period of more than one hundred years of work by renowned folklorists, these enlightening essays explore the timeless tale of Cinderella. In addition to the most famous versions of the story (Basile's Pentamerone, Perrault's Cendrillon, a…

  • Kallocain

    Kallocain

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299038946

    This classic Swedish novel envisioned a future of drab terror. Seen through the eyes of idealistic scientist Leo Kall, Kallocain's depiction of a totalitarian world state is a montage of what novelist Karin Boye had seen or sensed in 1930s Russia an…

  • The Star of Redemption

    The Star of Redemption

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299207243

    The Star of Redemption is essential reading for anyone interested in understanding religion and philosophy. Fusing philosophy and theology, the book assigns both Judaism and Christianity distinct but equally important roles in the spiritual structur…

  • The Star of Redemption

    The Star of Redemption

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299207205

    The Star of Redemption is essential reading for anyone interested in understanding religion and philosophy. Fusing philosophy and theology, the book assigns both Judaism and Christianity distinct but equally important roles in the spiritual structur…

  • Women and Politics in Uganda

    Women and Politics in Uganda
    av Aili Mari Tripp

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299164843

    Uganda has attracted much attention and political visibility for its significant economic recovery after a catastrophic decline. In her groundbreaking book, Aili Mari Tripp provides extensive data and analysis of patterns of political behavior and i…

  • Dissecting Stephen King

    Dissecting Stephen King
    av Heidi Strengell

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299209742

  • Trauma, Taboo, and Truth-Telling

    Trauma, Taboo, and Truth-Telling
    av Nancy J. Gates-Madsen

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299307646

    Argentina's repressive 1976 83 dictatorship, during which an estimated thirty-thousand people were ""disappeared,"" prompted the postauthoritarian administrations and human rights groups to encourage public exposure of past crimes and traumas. Truth…

  • Trauma, Taboo, and Truth-Telling

    Trauma, Taboo, and Truth-Telling
    av Nancy J. Gates-Madsen

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299307608

    Argentina's repressive 1976-83 dictatorship, during which an estimated thirty thousand people were "disappeared," prompted the postauthoritarian administrations and human rights groups to encourage public exposure of past crimes and traumas. Truth c…

  • Conflicted Memory

    Conflicted Memory
    av Cynthia E. Milton

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299315047

    What happens when concepts of "truth," "memory," and "human rights" are taken up and adapted by former perpetrators of violence? Peru has moved from the 1980s-90s conflict between its armed forces and Shining Path militants into an era of open democ…

  • Conflicted Memory

    Conflicted Memory
    av Cynthia E. Milton

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299315009

    What happens when concepts of ""truth,"" ""memory,"" and ""human rights"" are taken up and adapted by former perpetrators of violence? Peru has moved from the 1980s 90s conflict between its armed forces and Shining Path militants into an era of open…

  • The Game of Death in Ancient Rome

    The Game of Death in Ancient Rome
    av Paul Plass

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299145743

    Offering a reminder of the complex uses to which institutionalized violence can be put, this study shows how the deadly violence of arena sport and political suicide served a social purpose in ancient Rome.

  • Buried Histories

    Buried Histories
    av John Roosa

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299327309

    In 1965-66, army-organized massacres claimed the lives of hundreds of thousands of supporters of the Communist Party of Indonesia. Very few of these atrocities have been studied in any detail, and answers to basic questions remain unclear. What was…

  • Sor Juana's Love Poems

    Sor Juana's Love Poems
    av Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299187040

    These exquisite love poems, some of them clearly addressed to women, were written by the visionary and passionate genius of Mexican letters, the seventeenth-century nun Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz. In this volume they are translated into the idiom of…

  • Remaking Rwanda

    Remaking Rwanda

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299282646

    In the mid-1990s, civil war and genocide ravaged Rwanda. Since then, the country's new leadership has undertaken a highly ambitious effort to refashion Rwanda's politics, economy, and society, and the country's accomplishments have garnered widespre…

  • A History of the French New Wave Cinema

    A History of the French New Wave Cinema
    av Richard Neupert

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299217044

    The French New Wave cinema is arguably the most fascinating of all film movements, famous for its exuberance, daring, and avant-garde techniques. ""A History of the French New Wave Cinema"" offers a fresh look at the social, economic, and aesthetic…

  • Between Resistance and Martyrdom

    Between Resistance and Martyrdom
    av Detlef Garbe

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299207946

    Between Resistance and Martyrdom is the first comprehensive historical study of the persecution of Jehovah's Witnesses during the Holocaust era. Refusing to perform military service under Germany's Third Reich due to their fundamental belief in nonv…

  • How Joyce Wrote "Finnegans Wake

    How Joyce Wrote "Finnegans Wake

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299218645

    In this landmark study of James Joyce's ""Finnegans Wake"", Luca Crispi and Sam Slote have brought together leading Joyce experts to explore the genesis of one of the twentieth century's most intriguing works of fiction. Each essay approaches ""Finn…

  • Tito and His Comrades

    Tito and His Comrades
    av Joze Pirjevec

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299317706

    This landmark biography reveals the life of one of the most powerful figures of the Cold War era. Josip Broz (1892-1980), nicknamed Tito, led Yugoslavia for nearly four decades with charisma, cunning, and an iron fist. With his Partisans he fought H…

  • Narration in the Fiction Film

    Narration in the Fiction Film
    av David Bordwell

    Häftad - 1985 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299101749

    Most films tell tales, but what does that involve? How do motion pictures tease us into building what we all agree to call stories? In this study, David Bordwell offers the first comprehensive account of how movies use fundamental principles of narr…

  • Theory of Peasant Economy

    Theory of Peasant Economy
    av A. V. Chayanov

    Häftad - 1986 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299105747

    The work of A. V. Chayanov is today drawing more attention among Western scholars than ever before. Largely ignored in his native Russia because they differed from Marxist-Leninist theory, and neglected in the West for more than forty years, Chayano…

  • Keepers of the Wolves

    Keepers of the Wolves
    av Richard P. Thiel

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299320744

    It was 1978, and gray wolves had been extinct in Wisconsin for twenty years. Still, there were rumors from the state's northwestern counties that they had returned. Dick Thiel, then a college student with a passion for wolves, was determined to find…

  • The Franco Regime, 1936-1975

    The Franco Regime, 1936-1975
    av Stanley G. Payne

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299110741

    The history of modern Spain is dominated by the figure of Francisco Franco, who presided over one of the longest authoritarian regimes of the twentieth century. Between 1936 and the end of the regime in 1975, Franco's Spain passed through several di…

  • Macedonian

    Macedonian
    av Christina E. Kramer

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299247645

    Macedonian, the official language of the Republic of Macedonia, is spoken by two and a half million people in the Balkans, North America, Australia, and other emigre communities around the world. Christina E. Kramer's award-winning textbook provides…

  • Prisoner without a Name Cell without a Number

    Prisoner without a Name Cell without a Number
    av Timerman

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299182441

  • Discovering Albanian 1

    Discovering Albanian 1
    av Linda Meniku

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299250942

    A companion workbook to Discovering Albanian 1 Textbook, this workbook offers a rich variety of graded practice exercises in grammar and vocabulary. A key to all the exercises is included at the end of the workbook.

  • Through the Door of Life

    Through the Door of Life
    av Joy Ladin

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299287344

    National Jewish Book Award Finalist for Memoir Professor Jay Ladin made headlines around the world when, after years of teaching literature at Yeshiva University, he returned to the Orthodox Jewish campus as a woman--Joy Ladin. In Through the Door o…

  • Black Fox

    Black Fox
    av Barbara Sjoholm

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299315504

    In 1904 a young Danish woman met a Sami wolf hunter on a train in Sweden. This chance encounter transformed the lives of artist Emilie Demant and the hunter, Johan Turi. In 1907 8 Demant went to live with Sami families in their tents and on migratio…

  • Jews and Other Germans

    Jews and Other Germans
    av Till Van Rahden

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299226947

    Jews and Other Germans is the first social and cultural history to probe the parameters of Jewish integration in the half century between the founding of the German Empire in 1871 and the early Weimar Republic. Questioning received wisdom about Germ…

  • Researching Perpetrators of Genocide

    Researching Perpetrators of Genocide

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299329709

    Researchers often face significant and unique ethical and methodological challenges when conducting qualitative field work among people who have been identified as perpetrators of genocide. This can include overcoming biases that often accompany res…