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  • Narratology

    Narratology
    av Mieke Bal

    Pocket - 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…

  • Heidegger on Truth

    Heidegger on Truth
    av Graeme Nicholson

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487504410

    “What is truth?” This much-pondered question received a novel answer from Martin Heidegger, who was guided by the methods of phenomenology. Heidegger’s 1930 address “On the Essence of Truth” takes us on a pathway of thi…

  • Science in the Kitchen and the Art of Eating Well

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

    Pocket - 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…

  • A Short History of the Middle Ages, Fifth Edition

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

    Pocket - 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 significant…

  • The Gutenberg Galaxy

    The Gutenberg Galaxy
    av Marshall McLuhan

    Pocket - 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…

  • 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

    Pocket - 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…

  • The German Right, 1860-1920

    The German Right, 1860-1920
    av James Retallack

    Pocket - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780802094193

    Before the rise of Hitler and the Nazis, Germany was undergoing convulsive socioeconomic and political change. With unification as a nation state under Bismarck in 1871, Germany experienced the advent of mass politics, based on the principle of one…

  • Canadian Politics, Seventh Edition

    Canadian Politics, Seventh Edition

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487588106

    For this new edition, James Bickerton and Alain-G. Gagnon have organized the book into six parts. Part I covers the origins and foundation of Canada as a political entity while Part II focuses on government, parliament, and the courts. Part III exam…

  • The Behaviorally Informed Organization

    The Behaviorally Informed Organization

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487507893

    Every organization is fundamentally in the business of behavior change, whether it be a government trying to get a business to comply with environmental regulations, a business persuading its customers to be loyal to its products, or a financial ins…

  • The Devil's Historians

    The Devil's Historians
    av Amy Kaufman

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487587840

    Amy S. Kaufman and Paul B. Sturtevant examine the many ways in which the medieval past has been manipulated to promote discrimination, oppression, and murder. Tracing the fetish for “medieval times” behind toxic ideologies like nationali…

  • The Life of Permafrost

    The Life of Permafrost
    av Pey-Yi Chu

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487501938

    In the Anthropocene, the thawing of frozen earth due to global warming has drawn worldwide attention to permafrost. Contemporary scientists define permafrost as ground that maintains a negative temperature for at least two years. But where did this…

  • The Four Lenses of Population Aging

    The Four Lenses of Population Aging
    av Patrik Marier

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442644397

    With its implications for health care, the economy, and an assortment of other policy areas, population aging is one of the most pressing issues facing governments and society today, and confronting its complex reality is becoming increasingly urgen…

  • The Four Lenses of Population Aging

    The Four Lenses of Population Aging
    av Patrik Marier

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442612631

    With its implications for health care, the economy, and an assortment of other policy areas, population aging is one of the most pressing issues facing governments and society today, and confronting its complex reality is becoming increasingly urgen…

  • Adventures in Blogging

    Adventures in Blogging
    av Paul Stoller

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487594930

    Paul Stoller has been writing a popular blog for the Huffington Post since 2011. Blogging, says Stoller, allows him to bring an anthropological perspective to contemporary debates, but it also makes him a better writer: snappier, more concise, and m…

  • Adventures in Blogging

    Adventures in Blogging
    av Paul Stoller

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487594923

    Paul Stoller has been writing a popular blog for the Huffington Post since 2011. Blogging, says Stoller, allows him to bring an anthropological perspective to contemporary debates, but it also makes him a better writer: snappier, more concise, and m…

  • The Opera of Bartolomeo Scappi (1570)

    The Opera of Bartolomeo Scappi (1570)
    av Terence Scully

    Pocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442611481

    Bartolomeo Scappi (c. 1500-1577) was arguably the most famous chef of the Italian Renaissance. He oversaw the preparation of meals for several Cardinals and was such a master of his profession that he became the personal cook for two Popes. At the c…

  • Social Working

    Social Working
    av Gerald de Montigny

    Pocket - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780802077264

    In this unique work directed at social workers, Gerald A.J. de Montigny maintains that they, along with other professionals, create an 'institutional' reality through their day-to-day practices. He traces the practical ways that social workers, when…

  • Citizens without Borders

    Citizens without Borders
    av Brigitte Le Normand

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487507503

    Among Eastern Europe’s postwar socialist states, Yugoslavia was unique in allowing its citizens to seek work abroad in Western Europe’s liberal democracies. This book charts the evolution of the relationship between Yugoslavia and its la…

  • Citizens without Borders

    Citizens without Borders
    av Brigitte Le Normand

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487525156

    Among Eastern Europe’s postwar socialist states, Yugoslavia was unique in allowing its citizens to seek work abroad in Western Europe’s liberal democracies. This book charts the evolution of the relationship between Yugoslavia and its la…

  • The Web of Meaning

    The Web of Meaning
    av Elaine Jingyan Yuan

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487508135

    Taking off at the height of China’s socio-economic reforms in the mid-1990s, the Internet developed alongside the twists and turns of the country’s rapid transformation. Central to many aspects of social change, the Internet has played a…

  • 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…

  • In Sight

    In Sight
    av Julia Levy

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487508319

    In Sight is a memoir about how a love of science and discovery drove Julia Levy, a celebrated scholar and biotech CEO, to work her way through gender bias in order to achieve academic and professional recognition. Her story traces the unconventional…

  • Thomas Hill Green and the Development of Liberal-Democratic Thought

    Thomas Hill Green and the Development of Liberal-Democratic Thought
    av I M Greengarten

    Pocket - 1981 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487599270

    Thomas Hill Green (1836-1882) was a leading British philosopher and political figure and founder of the school of British Idealism, which displaced the philosophy of Bentham and John Stuart Mill as the dominant tradition in British universities from…

  • Beyond History for Historical Consciousness

    Beyond History for Historical Consciousness
    av Stephane Levesque

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487524531

    As issues of history, memory, and identity collide with increasing frequency and intensity in the classroom and society, the timing is ideal to investigate the impact of these forces on twenty-first-century students. Relying on the theory of histori…

  • 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 with increasing frequency and intensity in the classroom and society, the timing is ideal to investigate the impact of these forces on twenty-first-century students. Relying on the theory of histori…

  • Medieval Medicine

    Medieval Medicine

    Pocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442601031

    Medical knowledge and practice changed profoundly during the medieval period. In this collection of over 100 primary sources, many translated for the first time, Faith Wallis reveals the dynamic world of medicine in the Middle Ages that has been lar…

  • New Soviet Gypsies

    New Soviet Gypsies
    av Brigid O'Keeffe

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487528294

    As perceived icons of indifferent marginality, disorder, indolence, and parasitism, “Gypsies” threatened the Bolsheviks’ ideal of New Soviet Men and Women. The early Soviet state feared that its Romani population suffered from an e…

  • New Soviet Gypsies

    New Soviet Gypsies
    av Brigid O'Keeffe

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442646506

    As perceived icons of indifferent marginality, disorder, indolence, and parasitism, "Gypsies" threatened the Bolsheviks' ideal of New Soviet Men and Women. The early Soviet state feared that its Romani population suffered from an extraordinary and p…

  • Swedes in Canada

    Swedes in Canada
    av Elinor Barr

    Pocket - 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…

  • Seasonal Sociology

    Seasonal Sociology

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487594084

    Life in Canada is marked, celebrated, enjoyed, and dreaded in ways that respond specifically to the seasons. Sociological thinking allows people to ask questions about things that may otherwise be taken for granted. Thinking about the seasons sociol…

  • Seasonal Sociology

    Seasonal Sociology

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487594091

    Life in Canada is marked, celebrated, enjoyed, and dreaded in ways that respond specifically to the seasons. Sociological thinking allows people to ask questions about things that may otherwise be taken for granted. Thinking about the seasons sociol…

  • Georgia

    Georgia
    av Stephen F. Jones

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487507855

    Reflecting on the deep and complex changes in Georgian politics over the last quarter of a century, this book highlights the domestic and international developments that have shaped Georgia as a state and society. Georgia: From Autocracy to Democrac…

  • Words Have a Past

    Words Have a Past
    av Jane Griffith

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487521554

    For nearly 100 years, Indian boarding schools in Canada and the US produced newspapers read by white settlers, government officials, and Indigenous parents. These newspapers were used as a settler colonial tool, yet within these tightly controlled n…

  • Words Have a Past

    Words Have a Past
    av Jane Griffith

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487501617

    For nearly 100 years, Indian boarding schools in Canada and the US produced newspapers read by white settlers, government officials, and Indigenous parents. These newspapers were used as a settler colonial tool, yet within these tightly controlled n…

  • Indigenous Methodologies

    Indigenous Methodologies
    av Margaret Elizabeth Kovach

    Pocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442612112

    What are Indigenous research methodologies, and how do they unfold? Indigenous methodologies flow from tribal knowledge, and while they are allied with several western qualitative approaches, they remain distinct. These are the focal considerations…

  • Oil in Putin's Russia

    Oil in Putin's Russia
    av Adnan Vatansever

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487522810

    No sector has been as vital as oil to the Russian economy since Vladimir Putin came to power. The longest serving leader since Stalin, Putin has presided during a period of relative economic prosperity driven largely by booming oil windfalls. Oil in…

  • Oil in Putin's Russia

    Oil in Putin's Russia
    av Adnan Vatansever

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487503697

    No sector has been as vital as oil to the Russian economy since Vladimir Putin came to power. The longest serving leader since Stalin, Putin has presided during a period of relative economic prosperity driven largely by booming oil windfalls. Oil in…

  • Linguistically Appropriate Practice

    Linguistically Appropriate Practice
    av Roma Chumak-Horbatsch

    Pocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442603806

    This path-breaking book provides a convincing argument for the importance of children's home languages and the benefits of dual- and multi-language learning. A new classroom practice known as Linguistically Appropriate Practice (LAP) offers guidance…

  • The Bedevilment of Elizabeth Lorentz

    The Bedevilment of Elizabeth Lorentz

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442634916

    Elizabeth Lorentz was a young maid servant in early modern Germany who believed herself to be tormented by the devil, and who was eventually brought to trial in 1667. The trial grappled with the question of whether Lorentz was a willing accomplice o…

  • The Secrets of Generation

    The Secrets of Generation

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442646964

    From theories of conception and concepts of species to museum displays of male genitalia and the politics of breastmilk, The Secrets of Generation is an interdisciplinary examination of the many aspects of reproduction in the eighteenth century. Exp…

  • 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…

  • Modern Japanese Haiku

    Modern Japanese Haiku
    av Makoto Ueda

    Häftad - 1976 - Japanese - ISBN: 9780802062451

    The West has become familiar with Japanese haiku predominantly through the works of classical masters such as Bash , Buson, and Issa. If the leading haiku poets in modern Japan are unknown in the West, it is simply because translations of their work…

  • Scholars in Exile

    Scholars in Exile
    av Nadia Zavorotna

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487504458

    In the interwar years, émigré 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…

  • The Letter and the Cosmos

    The Letter and the Cosmos
    av Laurence de Looze

    Pocket - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442628533

    From our first ABCs to the Book of Revelation's statement that Jesus is "the Alpha and Omega," we see the world through our letters. More than just a way of writing, the alphabet is a powerful concept that has shaped Western civilization and our dai…

  • Remembering Mass Violence

    Remembering Mass Violence

    Pocket - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442614659

    Remembering Mass Violence breaks new ground in oral history, new media, and performance studies by exploring what is at stake when we attempt to represent war, genocide, and other violations of human rights in a variety of creative works. A model of…

  • Remembering Mass Violence

    Remembering Mass Violence

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442646803

    Remembering Mass Violence breaks new ground in oral history, new media, and performance studies by exploring what is at stake when we attempt to represent war, genocide, and other violations of human rights in a variety of creative works. A model of…

  • Work Your Career

    Work Your Career
    av Loleen Berdahl

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487594268

    Work Your Career shows PhD students how to use the unique opportunities of doctoral programs to build successful career outcomes. The authors encourage students to consider both academic and non-academic career options from the outset, and to prepar…

  • Work Your Career

    Work Your Career
    av Loleen Berdahl

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487594275

    Work Your Career shows PhD students how to use the unique opportunities of doctoral programs to build successful career outcomes. The authors encourage students to consider both academic and non-academic career options from the outset, and to prepar…

  • Fascism, Architecture, and the Claiming of Modern Milan, 1922-1943

    Fascism, Architecture, and the Claiming of Modern Milan, 1922-1943
    av Lucy M. Maulsby

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442646254

    Fascism, Architecture, and the Claiming of Modern Milan, 1922-1943 chronicles the dramatic architectural and urban transformation of Milan during the nearly twenty years of fascist rule. The commercial and financial centre of Italy and the birthplac…

  • In Search of Greatness

    In Search of Greatness
    av Yousef Karsh

    Pocket - 1962 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487592172

    In this book Yousuf Karsh, whose great photographic portraits have revealed so vividly the outstanding personalities of our time, writes about his own life and work. It is the story of an Armenian immigrant boy who rose to be the world's finest port…

  • Remaking Policy

    Remaking Policy
    av Carolyn Tuohy

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487522537

    One of the most persistent puzzles in comparative public policy concerns the conditions under which discontinuous policy change occurs. In Remaking Policy, Carolyn Hughes Tuohy advances an ambitious new approach to understanding the relationship bet…

  • Remaking Policy

    Remaking Policy
    av Carolyn Tuohy

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487502454

    One of the most persistent puzzles in comparative public policy concerns the conditions under which discontinuous policy change occurs. In Remaking Policy, Carolyn Hughes Tuohy advances an ambitious new approach to understanding the relationship bet…

  • Solution-Focused Interviewing

    Solution-Focused Interviewing
    av Ronald E. Warner

    Pocket - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442615496

    Too often doctors, therapists, and social workers ask "what's wrong in your life?" rather than "what do you want?" Ronald E. Warner's Solution-Focused Interviewing is a practical guide to talking to clients using a solution-driven and strength-based…

  • Solution-Focused Interviewing

    Solution-Focused Interviewing
    av Ronald E. Warner

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442647381

    Too often doctors, therapists, and social workers ask "what's wrong in your life?" rather than "what do you want?" Ronald E. Warner's Solution-Focused Interviewing is a practical guide to talking to clients using a solution-driven and strength-based…

  • Williams' Hebrew Syntax

    Williams' Hebrew Syntax
    av John C. Beckman

    Pocket - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780802094292

    Although the morphology and lexicon of Hebrew are reasonably well understood, its syntax has long been a neglected area of study. Syntax, the relationship of words to one another, forms, together with morphology, the material of grammar. Its relativ…

  • Associations and Law

    Associations and Law
    av Otto Gierke

    Pocket - 1977 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487591588

    George Heiman has translated the discussion of classical and early Christian laws of association from the major works by Grotto Gierke, Das deutsche Genossenschaftsrecht. This work complements F.W. Maitland's translation of a later part under the ti…

  • Residential Schools and Reconciliation

    Residential Schools and Reconciliation
    av J. R. Miller

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487502188

    Since the 1980s successive Canadian institutions, including the federal government and Christian churches, have attempted to grapple with the malignant legacy of residential schooling, including official apologies, the Royal Commission on Aboriginal…

  • Making a Grade

    Making a Grade
    av James Elwick

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487508937

    Starting in the 1850s achievement tests became standardized in the British Isles, and were administered on an industrial scale. By the end of the century more than two million people had written mass exams, particularly in science, technology, and m…

  • Reconsidering C.B. MacPherson

    Reconsidering C.B. MacPherson
    av Phillip Hansen

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442630598

    C.B. Macpherson occupies an ambiguous place in contemporary political thought. Though his work is well known, it remains on the margins of current democratic theory. That marginalization, Phillip Hansen argues, comes from our failure to appreciate t…

  • Medieval Herbals

    Medieval Herbals
    av Minta Collins

    Pocket - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780802083135

    Medieval Herbals: The Illustrative Traditions is a new, wide-ranging and generously illustrated study of manuscript herbals produced between 600 - 1450. The book examines the two principal herbal traditions of Classical descent: the Dioscorides manu…

  • The Moral Economy of Cities

    The Moral Economy of Cities
    av Evelyn S. Ruppert

    Övrigt - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780802038869

    What makes a good city? This question has long preoccupied groups interested and involved in the making and remaking of city spaces. In The Moral Economy of Cities, Evelyn S. Ruppert contends that the vision of the 'good city' embraced by profession…

  • Experiencing Medieval Art

    Experiencing Medieval Art
    av Herbert L. Kessler

    Pocket - 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…