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  • Robert Nozick

    Robert Nozick
    av Ralf M. Bader

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441180094

    In 1974, Robert Nozick's book Anarchy, State, and Utopia moved libertarianism from a relatively neglected subset of political philosophy to the center of the discipline, as one of the most cogent critiques of social democracy and egalitarian liberal…

  • Popkiss

    Popkiss
    av Michael White

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781628922189

    From 1987 to 1995, Bristol, England’s Sarah Records was a modest underground success and, for the most part, a critical laughingstock in its native country—sneeringly dismissed as the sad, final repository for a fringe style of music (va…

  • Arts and Humanities Academics in Schools

    Arts and Humanities Academics in Schools

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441134301

    In recent years interest in schools outreach and academic enrichment has increased dramatically, reflecting a greater social conscience and awareness of the impact that universities can have on the wider community. The transferable skills that acade…

  • The Politics of Writing Islam

    The Politics of Writing Islam
    av Professor Mahmut Mutman

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441165244

    The Politics of Writing Islam provides a much-needed critique of existing forms of studying, writing and representing Islam in the West. Through critiquing ethnographic, literary, critical, psychoanalytic and theological discourses, the author revea…

  • Rethinking Knowledge within Higher Education

    Rethinking Knowledge within Higher Education
    av Dr Jan McArthur

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441197535

    Rethinking Knowledge within Higher Education argues for a higher education that is neither a romantic idyll of learning for its own sake nor an instrumental institution designed to train a willing workforce for the prevailing economic system. Instea…

  • India Retold

    India Retold
    av JAMES RAJESH

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501352676

    India Retold: Dialogues with Independent Documentary Filmmakers in India is an attempt to situate and historicize the engagement of independent documentary filmmakers with the postcolonial India and its discourses with a focus on their independent d…

  • The Time of Revolution

    The Time of Revolution
    av Dr Felix O Murchadha

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441102461

    This book presents Heidegger as a thinker of revolution. Understanding revolution as an occurrence whereby the previously unforeseeable comes to appear as inevitable, the temporal character of such an event is explored through Heidegger's discussion…

  • Barbara Kingsolver's World

    Barbara Kingsolver's World
    av Prof Linda Wagner-Martin

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781623564469

    Since Barbara Kingsolver published The Bean Trees in 1988, her work has been of great interest to readers—first, American readers; then British and South African readers; and finally to readers the world over. With incredible speed, Kingsolver…

  • Perfume

    Perfume

    Häftad - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501367144

    Object Lessons is a series of short, beautifully designed books about the hidden lives of ordinary things.Our sense of smell is crucial to our survival. We can smell fear, disease, food. Fragrance is also entertainment. We can smell an expensive bot…

  • Compact Disc

    Compact Disc
    av Robert Barry

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501348518

    Object Lessons is a series of short, beautifully designed books about the hidden lives of ordinary things. The story of the compact disc is also the story of the end of physical media. It is the story of how the quest for perfection laid the grounds…

  • Reading Mina Loy?s Autobiographies

    Reading Mina Loy?s Autobiographies
    av Sandeep Parmar

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441176400

    Mina Loy is recognised today as one of the most innovative modernist poets, numbering Gertrude Stein, Marcel Duchamp, Djuna Barnes and T.S. Eliot amongst her admirers. Drawing on substantial new archival research, this book challenges the existing c…

  • Dictionary of Media and Communication Studies

    Dictionary of Media and Communication Studies
    av James Watson

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781628921489

    The Dictionary of Media and Communication Studies has provided students and the general public alike with a gateway into the study of intercultural communication, public relations and marketing communications since 1984. In this 9th edition, James W…

  • Cigarette Lighter

    Cigarette Lighter
    av Jack Pendarvis

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501307362

    Object Lessons is a series of short, beautifully designed books about the hidden lives of ordinary things. Smokers, survivalists, teenagers, collectors…. The cigarette lighter is a charged, complex, yet often entirely disposable object that m…

  • Andrew W.K.'s I Get Wet

    Andrew W.K.'s I Get Wet
    av Phillip Crandall

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781623567149

    "It's Time To Party," the first track off of I Get Wet, opens with a rapid-fire guitar line — nothing fancy, just a couple crunchy power chords to acclimate the ears — repeated twice before a booming bass drum joins in to provide a quart…

  • The Films of Aki Kaurismäki

    The Films of Aki Kaurismäki

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501325380

    Despite creating an extensive and innovative body of work over the last 30 years, Aki Kaurismäki remains relatively neglected in Anglophone scholarship. This international collection of original essays aims to redress such neglect by assembling dive…

  • The Films of Aki Kaurismäki

    The Films of Aki Kaurismäki

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501363160

    Despite creating an extensive and innovative body of work over the last 30 years, Aki Kaurismäki remains relatively neglected in Anglophone scholarship. This international collection of original essays aims to redress such neglect by assembling dive…

  • Literacy on the Left

    Literacy on the Left
    av Dr Andrew Lambirth

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441194138

    This engaging text explores discourses involved in the teaching of literacy which can be conceptualised as deriving from the political ‘left’. The concept of a ‘left’ and a ‘right’ in politics are fully defined an…

  • Social Psychology of Dress

    Social Psychology of Dress
    av Sharron J. Lennon

    Övrigt - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501330711

    Social Psychology of Dress presents and explains the major theories and concepts that are important to understanding relationships between dress and human behavior. These concepts and theories are derived from such disciplines as sociology, psycholo…

  • Drive-By Truckers? Southern Rock Opera

    Drive-By Truckers? Southern Rock Opera
    av Dr. Rien Fertel

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501331787

    The Drive-By Truckers’ Southern Rock Opera takes listeners on a road trip through the American South, with stops along mean old highways and soul-sucking swamps, iconic recording studios and doomed chartered jets, and even Heaven and Hell. Alo…

  • Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World, Volume 9

    Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World, Volume 9

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441141972

    The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music Volume 9 is one of six volumes within the ‘Genre' strand of the series. This volume discusses the genres of the Caribbean and Latin America relation to their cultural, historical and geographic orig…

  • The Business of Fashion

    The Business of Fashion
    av Leslie Davis Burns

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501315213

    Revised to keep up with the quickly evolving landscape of the fashion industry, the fifth edition of this authoritative text offers updated information on the design, manufacturing, marketing, and distribution of fashion products within a global con…

  • Beyond Capitalism

    Beyond Capitalism

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781623562625

    Capitalism as a global system barely allows the needs of the majority of the world's population to be met. Whether from an industrialized country such as the US or from South Africa, the need for an alternative can be felt all over the world. It is…

  • Beyond Capitalism

    Beyond Capitalism

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781623567972

    Capitalism as a global system barely allows the needs of the majority of the world's population to be met. Whether from an industrialized country such as the US or from South Africa, the need for an alternative can be felt all over the world. It is…

  • Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World, Volume 11

    Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World, Volume 11

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501326103

    The ten EPMOW Genre volumes contain entries on the genres of music that have been or currently are popular in countries and communities all over the world. Included are discussions on cultural, historical and geographic origins; technical musical ch…

  • A New Physiognomy of Jewish Thinking

    A New Physiognomy of Jewish Thinking
    av Rabbi Dr Aubrey L. Glazer

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441146120

    A New Physiognomy of Jewish Thinking is a search for authenticity that combines critical thinking with a yearning for heartfelt poetics. A physiognomy of thinking addresses the figure of a life lived where theory and praxis are unified. This study e…

  • Education in a Post-Metaphysical World

    Education in a Post-Metaphysical World
    av Christopher Martin

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826433602

    What does it mean to say that a person has been educated? This question forms the basis of global education policy debates; from the way governments establish funding for national school systems, to the way children are treated in the classroom. Sho…

  • The Language of War Monuments

    The Language of War Monuments
    av David Machin

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781623563332

    This book analyses war monuments by developing a multimodal social-semiotic approach to understand how they communicate as three-dimensional objects. The book provides a practical tool-kit approach to how critical multimodal social semiotics should…

  • Pixel

    Pixel
    av Ian Epstein

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501333521

    Object Lessons is a series of short, beautifully designed books about the hidden lives of ordinary things. The logic of the pixel existed millennia before the technology to light it up. That logic is simple: dots arranged carefully can produce a pic…

  • The Art of War in an Asymmetric World

    The Art of War in an Asymmetric World
    av Dr. Barry Scott Zellen

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781628920888

    The work examines the rise of the movements against globalization, modernization, and Western dominance that followed the collapse of the bipolar world and the end of the Cold War and that culminated with today's global jihadist movements. It descri…

  • The Digital Role-Playing Game and Technical Communication

    The Digital Role-Playing Game and Technical Communication
    av Daniel Reardon

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501352546

    With annual gross sales surpassing 100 billion U.S. dollars each of the last two years, the digital games industry may one day challenge theatrical-release movies as the highest-grossing entertainment media in the world. In their examination of the…

  • Secret Selves

    Secret Selves
    av Professor Stephen Prickett

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501372469

    Who are we and how do we define our inner selves? In his last work, Professor Stephen Prickett presents a literary and cultural exploration of our inner selves - and how we have created and written about them - from the Old Testament to social media…

  • The Historical Present

    The Historical Present
    av Dr Walter Kudrycz

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441109491

    Medievalism has become a central concern for those studying and teaching medieval history. It can be distinguished from traditional medieval history because it is not directly concerned with the study of the Middle Ages themselves, but rather it loo…

  • England's Citizenship Education Experiment

    England's Citizenship Education Experiment
    av Lee Jerome

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441122247

    How do we prepare young people to understand the complex problems confronting our society and their place as citizens in shaping solutions? Until 1997, the contribution of schools to these challenges was ad hoc and uncoordinated, but with the introd…

  • The Semantic Representation of Natural Language

    The Semantic Representation of Natural Language
    av Michael Levison

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441162533

    This volume contains a detailed, precise and clear semantic formalism designed to allow non-programmers such as linguists and literary specialists to represent elements of meaning which they must deal with in their research and teaching. At the same…

  • The History of French Literature on Film

    The History of French Literature on Film
    av Kate Griffiths

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501311840

    French novels, plays, poems and short stories, however temporally or culturally distant from us, continue to be incarnated and reincarnated on cinema screens across the world. From the silent films of Georges Méliès to the Hollywood production of Gu…

  • Multilingual Encounters in Europe's Institutional Spaces

    Multilingual Encounters in Europe's Institutional Spaces

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441107817

    Multilingual encounters have been commonplace in many types of institutions, and have become an essential part of supranational institutions such as the EU since their inception. This volume explores and discusses different ways of researching the d…

  • Liberalism and Education

    Liberalism and Education
    av Professor Francis O'Gorman

    Inbunden - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501336799

    Liberalism and Education examines the damaging consequences of a liberalism that seems almost obligatory within modern western universities and in literature and art. In the 20th century what had been open-minded inquiry gradually gathered an assump…

  • Slavery and its Legacy in Ghana and the Diaspora

    Slavery and its Legacy in Ghana and the Diaspora

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501352171

    Ghana—for all its notable strides toward more egalitarian political and social systems in the past 60 years—remains a nation plagued with inequalities stemming from its long history of slavery and slave trading. The work assembled in thi…

  • Shirley Jackson and Domesticity

    Shirley Jackson and Domesticity

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501356643

    Shirley Jackson and Domesticity takes on American horror writer Shirley Jackson’s domestic narratives – those fictionalized in her novels and short stories as well as the ones captured in her memoirs – to explore the extraordinary…

  • Conversations with Biographical Novelists

    Conversations with Biographical Novelists

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501341458

    How does a writer approach a novel about a real person? In this new collection of interviews, authors such as Emma Donoghue, David Ebershoff, David Lodge, Colum McCann, Colm Tóibín, and Olga Tokarczuk sit down with literary scholars to discuss the r…

  • Conversations with Biographical Novelists

    Conversations with Biographical Novelists

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501341465

    How does a writer approach a novel about a real person? In this new collection of interviews, authors such as Emma Donoghue, David Ebershoff, David Lodge, Colum McCann, Colm Tóibín, and Olga Tokarczuk sit down with literary scholars to discuss the r…

  • British Liberators in the Age of Napoleon

    British Liberators in the Age of Napoleon
    av Dr Graciela Iglesias Rogers

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441135650

    This book unveils the role of a hitherto unrecognized group of men who, long before the International Brigades made its name in the Spanish Civil War, also found reasons to fight under the Spanish flag. Their enemy was not fascism, but what could be…

  • Liberal Democracies at War

    Liberal Democracies at War

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441146847

    Liberal democracies have always accepted the need to go to war, despite the fact that war can undermine liberal values. Wars may be won or lost, not only on the battlefield, but in the perceptions of the publics who pay for them. Presentation is the…

  • Liberal Democracies at War

    Liberal Democracies at War

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441156051

    Liberal democracies have always accepted the need to go to war, despite the fact that war can undermine liberal values. Wars may be won or lost, not only on the battlefield, but in the perceptions of the publics who pay for them. Presentation is the…

  • A Practical Approach to Merchandising Mathematics Revised First Edition

    A Practical Approach to Merchandising Mathematics Revised First Edition
    av Linda M. Cushman

    Övrigt - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501395406

    A Practical Approach to Merchandising Mathematics, Revised 1st Edition, is dedicated to helping students master the mathematical concepts, techniques, and analysis utilized in the merchandise buying and planning process. Students will review basic m…

  • Philosophical Perspectives on Social Cohesion

    Philosophical Perspectives on Social Cohesion
    av Mary Healy

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441104465

    What would the civic relationship between citizens in a socially cohesive society look like? What models might we use to educate young people to support developing these bonds? Do these different models have different implications for how we structu…

  • The Mad Max Effect

    The Mad Max Effect
    av Dr James Newton

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501342295

    The Mad Max Effect provides an in-depth analysis of the Mad Max series, and how it began as an inventive concoction of a number of influences from a range of exploitation genres (including the biker movie, the revenge film, and the car chase cinema…

  • The Bloomsbury Companion to Holocaust Literature

    The Bloomsbury Companion to Holocaust Literature

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441129086

    The Bloomsbury Companion to Holocaust Literature is a comprehensive reference resource including a wealth of critical material on a diverse range of topics within the literary study of Holocaust writing. At its centre is a series of specially commis…

  • Encountering Althusser

    Encountering Althusser

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441152138

    French philosopher Louis Pierre Althusser (1918 -1990) helped define the politico-theoretical conjuncture of pre- and post-1968. Today, there is a recrudescence of interest in his thought, especially in light of his later work, published in English…

  • Encountering Althusser

    Encountering Althusser

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441146366

    French philosopher Louis Pierre Althusser (1918 -1990) helped define the politico-theoretical conjuncture of pre- and post-1968. Today, there is a recrudescence of interest in his thought, especially in light of his later work, published in English…

  • Children's Literature in Second Language Education

    Children's Literature in Second Language Education

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441183521

    Bringing together leading scholars and teacher educators from across the world, from Europe and the USA to Asia, this book presents the latest research and new perspectives into the uses of children's literature in second language teaching for child…

  • Stereotype and Destiny in Arthur Schnitzler's Prose

    Stereotype and Destiny in Arthur Schnitzler's Prose
    av Dr Marie Kolkenbrock

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501330964

    What was the function of the invocation of destiny in the increasingly secularized era of turn-of-the-century Vienna? By exploring this question, Stereotype and Destiny in Arthur Schnitzler's Prose offers a new psycho-sociological perspective on the…

  • Subjectivity After Wittgenstein

    Subjectivity After Wittgenstein
    av Dr Chantal Bax

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441127327

    Although Wittgenstein is often held co-responsible for the so-called death of man as it was pronounced in the course of the previous century, no detailed description of his alternative to the traditional or Cartesian account of human being has so fa…

  • Adaptation in Young Adult Novels

    Adaptation in Young Adult Novels

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501361777

    Adaptation in Young Adult Novels argues that adapting classic and canonical literature and historical places engages young adult readers with their cultural past and encourages them to see how that past can be rewritten. The textual afterlives of cl…

  • The Discourse of Online Consumer Reviews

    The Discourse of Online Consumer Reviews
    av Camilla Vasquez

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441196286

    The Discourse of Online Reviews is the first book to provide an account of the discursive, pragmatic and rhetorical features of this rapidly growing form of technologically-mediated communication. Examining a corpus of over 1,000 consumer reviews, C…