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  • Freedom's Prophet

    Freedom's Prophet
    av Richard S. Newman

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814758571

    Gold Winner of the 2008 Foreword Magazine Book of the Year Award, Biography Category Brings to life the inspiring story of one of America's Black Founding Fathers, featured in the forthcoming documentary The Black Church: This is Our Story, This is…

  • Freedom's Prophet

    Freedom's Prophet
    av Richard S. Newman

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814758267

    Gold Winner of the 2008 Foreword Magazine Book of the Year Award, Biography Category Brings to life the inspiring story of one of America's Black Founding Fathers, featured in the forthcoming documentary The Black Church: This is Our Story, This is…

  • Everyone Eats

    Everyone Eats
    av E. N. Anderson

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814760062

    Everyone eats, but rarely do we investigate why we eat what we eat. Why do we love spices, sweets, coffee? How did rice become such a staple food throughout so much of eastern Asia? Everyone Eats examines the social and cultural reasons for our food…

  • Everyone Eats

    Everyone Eats
    av E. N. Anderson

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814770146

    Everyone eats, but rarely do we investigate why we eat what we eat. Why do we love spices, sweets, coffee? How did rice become such a staple food throughout so much of eastern Asia? Everyone Eats examines the social and cultural reasons for our food…

  • Everyone Eats

    Everyone Eats
    av E. N. Anderson

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814704950

    Everyone eats, but rarely do we ask why or investigate why we eat what we eat. Why do we love spices, sweets, coffee? How did rice become such a staple food throughout so much of eastern Asia? Everyone Eats examines the social and cultural reasons f…

  • Sustainability

    Sustainability

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781479870349

    A critical resource for approaching sustainability across the disciplines Sustainability and social justice remain elusive even though each is unattainable without the other. Across the industrialized West and the Global South, unsustainable practic…

  • Sustainability

    Sustainability

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781479894567

    A critical resource for approaching sustainability across the disciplines Sustainability and social justice remain elusive even though each is unattainable without the other. Across the industrialized West and the Global South, unsustainable practic…

  • Social Media Entertainment

    Social Media Entertainment
    av Stuart Cunningham

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781479846894

    Winner, 2020 Outstanding Book Award, given by the International Communication Association Honorable Mention, 2020 Nancy Baym Book Award, given by the Association of Internet Researchers How the transformation of social media platforms and user-expe…

  • Social Media Entertainment

    Social Media Entertainment
    av Stuart Cunningham

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781479890286

    Winner, 2020 Outstanding Book Award, given by the International Communication Association Honorable Mention, 2020 Nancy Baym Book Award, given by the Association of Internet Researchers How the transformation of social media platforms and user-expe…

  • The Tragedy of Heterosexuality

    The Tragedy of Heterosexuality
    av Jane Ward

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781479851553

    Winner, 2021 PROSE Award in the Cultural Anthropology & Sociology Category Finalist, 2021 Lambda Literary Award in LGBTQ Studies A troubling account of heterosexual desire in the era of #MeToo Heterosexuality is in crisis. Reports of sexual harassme…

  • Astrology and Cosmology in the World's Religions

    Astrology and Cosmology in the World's Religions
    av Nicholas Campion

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814717141

    When you think of astrology, you may think of the horoscope section in your local paper, or of Nancy Reagan's consultations with an astrologer in the White House in the 1980s. Yet almost every religion uses some form of astrology: some way of thinki…

  • Astrology and Cosmology in the World's Religions

    Astrology and Cosmology in the World's Religions
    av Nicholas Campion

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814717134

    When you think of astrology, you may think of the horoscope section in your local paper, or of Nancy Reagan's consultations with an astrologer in the White House in the 1980s. Yet almost every religion uses some form of astrology: some way of thinki…

  • The Paranoid Apocalypse

    The Paranoid Apocalypse
    av Steven T. Katz

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814748923

    The Protocols of the Elders of Zion, first published in Russia around 1905, claimed to be the captured secret protocols from the first Zionist Congress in Basel in 1897 describing a plan by the Jewish people to achieve global domination. While the d…

  • The Ethics of Liberty

    The Ethics of Liberty
    av Murray N. Rothbard

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814775066

    The authoritative text on the libertarian political position In recent years, libertarian impulses have increasingly influenced national and economic debates, from welfare reform to efforts to curtail affirmative action. Murray N. Rothbard's classic…

  • The Ethics of Liberty

    The Ethics of Liberty
    av Murray N. Rothbard

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814775592

    The authoritative text on the libertarian political position In recent years, libertarian impulses have increasingly influenced national and economic debates, from welfare reform to efforts to curtail affirmative action. Murray N. Rothbard's classic…

  • Toxic Communities

    Toxic Communities
    av Dorceta Taylor

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781479861781

    Uncovers the systemic problems that expose poor communities to environmental hazards From St. Louis to New Orleans, from Baltimore to Oklahoma City, there are poor and minority neighborhoods so beset by pollution that just living in them can be haza…

  • Toxic Communities

    Toxic Communities
    av Dorceta Taylor

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781479852390

    Uncovers the systemic problems that expose poor communities to environmental hazards From St. Louis to New Orleans, from Baltimore to Oklahoma City, there are poor and minority neighborhoods so beset by pollution that just living in them can be haza…

  • Muslim Cool

    Muslim Cool
    av Su'ad Abdul Khabeer

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781479894505

    Interviews with young Muslims in Chicago explore the complexity of identities formed at the crossroads of Islam and hip hop This groundbreaking study of race, religion and popular culture in the 21st century United States focuses on a new concept, "…

  • Muslim Cool

    Muslim Cool
    av Su'ad Abdul Khabeer

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781479872152

    Interviews with young Muslims in Chicago explore the complexity of identities formed at the crossroads of Islam and hip hop This groundbreaking study of race, religion and popular culture in the 21st century United States focuses on a new concept, "…

  • Feminist Legal Theory (Second Edition)

    Feminist Legal Theory (Second Edition)
    av Nancy Levit

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781479882809

    Feminist legal theory is one of the most dynamic fields in the law, and it affects issues ranging from child custody to sexual harassment. Since its initial publication in 2006, Feminist Legal Theory: A Primer has received rave reviews. Now, in the…

  • Feminist Legal Theory (Second Edition)

    Feminist Legal Theory (Second Edition)
    av Nancy Levit

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781479849499

    Feminist legal theory is one of the most dynamic fields in the law, and it affects issues ranging from child custody to sexual harassment. Since its initial publication in 2006, Feminist Legal Theory: A Primer has received rave reviews. Now, in the…

  • Refugee Roulette

    Refugee Roulette
    av Philip G. Schrag

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814741061

    Through the Refugee Act of 1980, the United States offers the prospect of safety to people who flee to America to escape rape, torture, and even death in their native countries. In order to be granted asylum, however, an applicant must prove to an a…

  • Refugee Roulette

    Refugee Roulette
    av Philip G. Schrag

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814740743

    Through the Refugee Act of 1980, the United States offers the prospect of safety to people who flee to America to escape rape, torture, and even death in their native countries. In order to be granted asylum, however, an applicant must prove to an a…

  • Stories of the Self

    Stories of the Self
    av Anna Poletti

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781479836666

    The importance of personal storytelling in contemporary culture and politics In an age where our experiences are processed and filtered through a wide variety of mediums, both digital and physical, how do we tell our own story? How do we "get a life…

  • Stories of the Self

    Stories of the Self
    av Anna Poletti

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781479863600

    The importance of personal storytelling in contemporary culture and politics In an age where our experiences are processed and filtered through a wide variety of mediums, both digital and physical, how do we tell our own story? How do we "get a life…

  • African American Folk Healing

    African American Folk Healing
    av Stephanie Mitchem

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814757321

    Cure a nosebleed by holding a silver quarter on the back of the neck. Treat an earache with sweet oil drops. Wear plant roots to keep from catching colds. Within many African American families, these kinds of practices continue today, woven into the…

  • African American Folk Healing

    African American Folk Healing
    av Stephanie Mitchem

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814757314

    Cure a nosebleed by holding a silver quarter on the back of the neck. Treat an earache with sweet oil drops. Wear plant roots to keep from catching colds. Within many African American families, these kinds of practices continue today, woven into the…

  • The Spitting Image

    The Spitting Image
    av Jerry Lembcke

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814751473

    One of the most resilient images of the Vietnam era is that of the anti-war protester often a woman spitting on the uniformed veteran just off the plane. The lingering potency of this icon was evident during the Gulf War, when war supporters invoked…

  • Botox Nation

    Botox Nation
    av Dana Berkowitz

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781479825264

    One of NPR's Best Books of 2017 The first in-depth social investigation into the development and rising popularity of Botox The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery estimates there are about two-and-a-half million Botox procedures perform…

  • Botox Nation

    Botox Nation
    av Dana Berkowitz

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781479847945

    One of NPR's Best Books of 2017 The first in-depth social investigation into the development and rising popularity of Botox The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery estimates there are about two-and-a-half million Botox procedures perform…

  • Up Is Up, But So Is Down

    Up Is Up, But So Is Down

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814740118

    More than one hundred and twenty-five images and more than eighty texts--including flyers, zines, newsprint weeklies, book covers, and more--capture the spontaneity of New York's downtown literary scene between 1974 and 1992, offering profiles of Sp…

  • Up Is Up, But So Is Down

    Up Is Up, But So Is Down

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814740101

    Among The Village Voices 25 Favorite Books of 2006 Winner of the 2007 AAUP Book, Jacket, and Journal Show in the Trade Illustrated Book Design category. Sometime after Andy Warhol's heyday but before Soho became a tourist trap, a group of poets, pun…

  • The Myth of Empowerment

    The Myth of Empowerment
    av Dana Becker

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814799369

    The Myth of Empowerment surveys the ways in which women have been represented and influenced by the rapidly growing therapeutic culture both popular and professional from the mid-nineteenth century to the present. The middle-class woman concerned ab…

  • The Myth of Empowerment

    The Myth of Empowerment
    av Dana Becker

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814799253

    The Myth of Empowerment surveys the ways in which women have been represented and influenced by the rapidly growing therapeutic culture both popular and professional from the mid-nineteenth century to the present. The middle-class woman concerned ab…

  • Biopolitics

    Biopolitics
    av Thomas Lemke

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814752425

    The biological features of human beings are now measured, observed, and understood in ways never before thought possible, defining norms, establishing standards, and determining average values of human life. While the notion of "biopolitics" has bee…

  • Biopolitics

    Biopolitics
    av Thomas Lemke

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814752418

    The biological features of human beings are now measured, observed, and understood in ways never before thought possible, defining norms, establishing standards, and determining average values of human life. While the notion of "biopolitics" has bee…

  • The Post-Soviet Wars

    The Post-Soviet Wars
    av Christoph Zurcher

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814797242

    The Post-Soviet Wars is a comparative account of the organized violence in the Caucusus region, looking at four key areas: Chechnya, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, and Dagestan. Zurcher's goal is to understand the origin and nature of the violence in…

  • The Post-Soviet Wars

    The Post-Soviet Wars
    av Christoph Zurcher

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814797099

    The Post-Soviet Wars is a comparative account of the organized violence in the Caucusus region, looking at four key areas: Chechnya, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, and Dagestan. Zurcher's goal is to understand the origin and nature of the violence in…

  • The Pornification of America

    The Pornification of America
    av Bernadette Barton

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781479894437

    An up-close look at how porn permeates our culture Pictures of half-naked girls and women can seem to litter almost every screen, billboard, and advertisement in America. Pole-dancing studios keep women fit. Men airdrop their dick pics to female pa…

  • Conformity

    Conformity
    av Cass R. Sunstein

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781479867837

    Bestselling author Cass R. Sunstein reveals the appeal and the danger of conformity We live in an era of tribalism, polarization, and intense social division-separating people along lines of religion, political conviction, race, ethnicity, and somet…

  • Conformity

    Conformity
    av Cass R. Sunstein

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781479810178

    Bestselling author Cass R. Sunstein reveals the appeal and the danger of conformity We live in an era of tribalism, polarization, and intense social division-separating people along lines of religion, political conviction, race, ethnicity, and somet…

  • Sanctified Sisters

    Sanctified Sisters
    av Jenny Wiley Legath

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781479860630

    The first history of the deaconess movement in the United States In the late nineteenth century, a new movement arose within American Protestant Christianity. Unsalaried groups of women began living together, wearing plain dress, and performing nurs…

  • Living Out Islam

    Living Out Islam
    av Scott Siraj al-Haqq Kugle

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781479894673

    2015 Israel Fishman Non-Fiction Award presented by the Stonewall Books Awards of the American Library Association Muhsin is one of the organizers of Al-Fitra Foundation, a South African support group for lesbian, transgender, and gay Muslims. Islam…

  • Living Out Islam

    Living Out Islam
    av Scott Siraj al-Haqq Kugle

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814744482

    2015 Israel Fishman Non-Fiction Award presented by the Stonewall Books Awards of the American Library Association Muhsin is one of the organizers of Al-Fitra Foundation, a South African support group for lesbian, transgender, and gay Muslims. Islam…

  • Fans, Bloggers, and Gamers

    Fans, Bloggers, and Gamers
    av Henry Jenkins

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814742853

    Brings together the highlights of a decade and a half of groundbreaking research into the cultural life of media consumers Henry Jenkins's pioneering work in the early 1990s promoted the idea that fans are among the most active, creative, critically…

  • Fans, Bloggers, and Gamers

    Fans, Bloggers, and Gamers
    av Henry Jenkins

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814742846

    Brings together the highlights of a decade and a half of groundbreaking research into the cultural life of media consumers Henry Jenkins's pioneering work in the early 1990s promoted the idea that fans are among the most active, creative, critically…

  • The Global Expansion of Judicial Power

    The Global Expansion of Judicial Power

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814782279

    In Russia, as the confrontation over the constitutional distribution of authority raged, Boris Yeltsin's economic program regularly wended its way in and out of the Constitutional Court until Yeltsin finally suspended that court in the aftermath of…

  • The Criminology Theory Reader

    The Criminology Theory Reader

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814735510

    This lively anthology brings together many of the best theoretical essays on crime causation published in the American Society of Criminology's journal Criminology. In The Criminology Theory Reader, Stuart Henry and Werner Einstadter have edited key…

  • Transgender Intimate Partner Violence

    Transgender Intimate Partner Violence

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781479890316

    A groundbreaking overview of transgender relationship violence In the course of their lives, around fifty percent of transgender people will experience intimate partner violence in their relationships-including psychological, physical, or sexual abu…

  • Transgender Intimate Partner Violence

    Transgender Intimate Partner Violence

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781479830428

    A groundbreaking overview of transgender relationship violence In the course of their lives, around fifty percent of transgender people will experience intimate partner violence in their relationships-including psychological, physical, or sexual abu…

  • Society without God

    Society without God
    av Phil Zuckerman

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814797235

    "Silver" Winner of the 2008 Foreword Magazine Book of the Year Award, Religion Category Before he began his recent travels, it seemed to Phil Zuckerman as if humans all over the globe were "getting religion"-praising deities, performing holy rites,…

  • Society without God

    Society without God
    av Phil Zuckerman

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814797143

    "Silver" Winner of the 2008 Foreword Magazine Book of the Year Award, Religion Category Before he began his recent travels, it seemed to Phil Zuckerman as if humans all over the globe were "getting religion"-praising deities, performing holy rites,…

  • Horrible White People

    Horrible White People
    av Taylor Nygaard

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781479805358

    Examines the bleak television comedies that illustrate the obsession of the white left with its own anxiety and suffering At the same time that right-wing political figures like Donald Trump were elected and reactionary socio-economic policies like…

  • Horrible White People

    Horrible White People
    av Taylor Nygaard

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781479885459

    Examines the bleak television comedies that illustrate the obsession of the white left with its own anxiety and suffering At the same time that right-wing political figures like Donald Trump were elected and reactionary socio-economic policies like…

  • Blood and Belief

    Blood and Belief
    av Aliza Marcus

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814795873

    The Kurds, who number some 28 million people in the Middle East, have no country they can call their own. Long ignored by the West, Kurds are now highly visible actors on the world's political stage. More than half live in Turkey, where the Kurdish…

  • Blood and Belief

    Blood and Belief
    av Aliza Marcus

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814757116

    The Kurds, who number some 28 million people in the Middle East, have no country they can call their own. Long ignored by the West, Kurds are now highly visible actors on the world's political stage. More than half live in Turkey, where the Kurdish…

  • The Anthropology of Global Pentecostalism and Evangelicalism

    The Anthropology of Global Pentecostalism and Evangelicalism

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814772607

    The phenomenal growth of Pentecostalism and evangelicalism around the world in recent decades has forced us to rethink what it means to be religious and what it means to be global. The success of these religious movements has revealed tensions and r…

  • The Anthropology of Global Pentecostalism and Evangelicalism

    The Anthropology of Global Pentecostalism and Evangelicalism

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814772591

    The phenomenal growth of Pentecostalism and evangelicalism around the world in recent decades has forced us to rethink what it means to be religious and what it means to be global. The success of these religious movements has revealed tensions and r…

  • How to Watch Television, Second Edition

    How to Watch Television, Second Edition

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781479898817

    A new edition that brings the ways we watch and think about television up to the present We all have opinions about the television shows we watch, but television criticism is about much more than simply evaluating the merits of a particular show and…

  • How to Watch Television, Second Edition

    How to Watch Television, Second Edition

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781479890637

    A new edition that brings the ways we watch and think about television up to the present We all have opinions about the television shows we watch, but television criticism is about much more than simply evaluating the merits of a particular show and…

  • Netflix Nations

    Netflix Nations
    av Ramon Lobato

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781479804948

    How streaming services and internet distribution have transformed global television culture. Television, once a broadcast medium, now also travels through our telephone lines, fiber optic cables, and wireless networks. It is delivered to viewers via…

  • Netflix Nations

    Netflix Nations
    av Ramon Lobato

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781479841516

    How streaming services and internet distribution have transformed global television culture. Television, once a broadcast medium, now also travels through our telephone lines, fiber optic cables, and wireless networks. It is delivered to viewers via…

  • Want to Start a Revolution?

    Want to Start a Revolution?

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814783146

    The story of the black freedom struggle in America has been overwhelmingly male-centric, starring leaders like Martin Luther King, Jr., Malcolm X, and Huey Newton. With few exceptions, black women have been perceived as supporting actresses; as behi…

  • Want to Start a Revolution?

    Want to Start a Revolution?

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814783139

    The story of the black freedom struggle in America has been overwhelmingly male-centric, starring leaders like Martin Luther King, Jr., Malcolm X, and Huey Newton. With few exceptions, black women have been perceived as supporting actresses; as behi…

  • American Constitutionalism Heard Round the World, 1776-1989

    American Constitutionalism Heard Round the World, 1776-1989
    av George Athan Billias

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814725177

    Winner of the 2010 Book Award from the New England Historical Association American constitutionalism represents this country's greatest gift to human freedom, yet its story remains largely untold. For over two hundred years, its ideals, ideas, and i…

  • American Constitutionalism Heard Round the World, 1776-1989

    American Constitutionalism Heard Round the World, 1776-1989
    av George Athan Billias

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814791073

    Winner of the 2010 Book Award from the New England Historical Association American constitutionalism represents this country's greatest gift to human freedom, yet its story remains largely untold. For over two hundred years, its ideals, ideas, and i…

  • The Black Radical Tragic

    The Black Radical Tragic
    av Jeremy Matthew Glick

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781479813193

    2017 Nicolas Guillen Outstanding Book Award presented by the Caribbean Philosophical Association As the first successful revolution emanating from a slave rebellion, the Haitian Revolution remains an inspired site of investigation for a remarkable r…

  • The Black Radical Tragic

    The Black Radical Tragic
    av Jeremy Matthew Glick

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781479844425

    2017 Nicolas Guillen Outstanding Book Award presented by the Caribbean Philosophical Association As the first successful revolution emanating from a slave rebellion, the Haitian Revolution remains an inspired site of investigation for a remarkable r…

  • Liberalism and Its Critics

    Liberalism and Its Critics

    Häftad - 1984 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814778418

    A classic collection of writings on political philosophy from leading thinkers of the late 20th century Much contemporary political philosophy has been a debate between utilitarianism on the one hand and Kantian, or rights-based ethics on the other.…

  • Making Political Science Matter

    Making Political Science Matter

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814740330

    Making Political Science Matter brings together a number of prominent scholars to discuss the state of the field of Political Science. In particular, these scholars are interested in ways to reinvigorate the discipline by connecting it to present da…

  • Making Political Science Matter

    Making Political Science Matter

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814740323

    Making Political Science Matter brings together a number of prominent scholars to discuss the state of the field of Political Science. In particular, these scholars are interested in ways to reinvigorate the discipline by connecting it to present da…

  • Crisis Lawyering

    Crisis Lawyering

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781479801701

    Shines a light on the emerging field of law dedicated to responding to and resolving the crises of the twenty-first century In an increasingly globalized world, a complex and interlocking web of nations, governments, non-state actors, laws, and rule…

  • Queer Times, Black Futures

    Queer Times, Black Futures
    av Kara Keeling

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814748336

    Finalist, 2019 Lambda Literary Award in LGBTQ Studies A profound intellectual engagement with Afrofuturism and the philosophical questions of space and time Queer Times, Black Futures considers the promises and pitfalls of imagination, technology,…

  • Queer Times, Black Futures

    Queer Times, Black Futures
    av Kara Keeling

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814748329

    Finalist, 2019 Lambda Literary Award in LGBTQ Studies A profound intellectual engagement with Afrofuturism and the philosophical questions of space and time Queer Times, Black Futures considers the promises and pitfalls of imagination, technology,…

  • Video Games Have Always Been Queer

    Video Games Have Always Been Queer
    av Bonnie Ruberg

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781479843749

    Argues for the queer potential of video games While popular discussions about queerness in video games often focus on big-name, mainstream games that feature LGBTQ characters, like Mass Effect or Dragon Age, Bonnie Ruberg pushes the concept of queer…

  • Video Games Have Always Been Queer

    Video Games Have Always Been Queer
    av Bonnie Ruberg

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781479831036

    Argues for the queer potential of video games While popular discussions about queerness in video games often focus on big-name, mainstream games that feature LGBTQ characters, like Mass Effect or Dragon Age, Bonnie Ruberg pushes the concept of queer…

  • Essential Papers on Masochism

    Essential Papers on Masochism
    av Margaret Ann Fitzpatrick Hanly

    Inbunden - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814734957

    The contested psychoanalytic concept of masochism has served to open up pathways into less-explored regions of the human mind and behavior. Here, rituals of pain and sexual abusiveness prevail, and sometimes gruesome details of unconscious fantasies…

  • Essential Papers on Masochism

    Essential Papers on Masochism
    av Margaret Ann Fitzpatrick Hanly

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814734964

    The contested psychoanalytic concept of masochism has served to open up pathways into less-explored regions of the human mind and behavior. Here, rituals of pain and sexual abusiveness prevail, and sometimes gruesome details of unconscious fantasies…

  • The Philosopher Responds

    The Philosopher Responds
    av Abu Hayyan al-Tawhidi

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781479834600

    Questions and answers from two great philosophers Why is laughter contagious? Why do mountains exist? Why do we long for the past, even if it is scarred by suffering? Spanning a vast array of subjects that range from the philosophical to the theolo…

  • Anti-Discrimination Law

    Anti-Discrimination Law
    av Christopher McCrudden

    Inbunden - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814754665

    This Major Reference series brings together a wide range of key international articles in law and legal theory. Many of these essays are not readily accessible, and their presentation in these volumes will provide a vital new resource for both resea…

  • Feasting and Fasting

    Feasting and Fasting

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781479827794

    How Judaism and food are intertwined Judaism is a religion that is enthusiastic about food. Jewish holidays are inevitably celebrated through eating particular foods, or around fasting and then eating particular foods. Through fasting, feasting, di…

  • Feasting and Fasting

    Feasting and Fasting

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781479899333

    How Judaism and food are intertwined Judaism is a religion that is enthusiastic about food. Jewish holidays are inevitably celebrated through eating particular foods, or around fasting and then eating particular foods. Through fasting, feasting, di…

  • Jewish Concepts of Scripture

    Jewish Concepts of Scripture
    av Benjamin D. Sommer

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814760024

    What do Jews think scripture is? How do the People of the Book conceive of the Book of Books? In what ways is it authoritative? Who has the right to interpret it? Is it divinely or humanly written? And have Jews always thought about the Bible in the…

  • Jewish Concepts of Scripture

    Jewish Concepts of Scripture
    av Benjamin D. Sommer

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814740620

    What do Jews think scripture is? How do the People of the Book conceive of the Book of Books? In what ways is it authoritative? Who has the right to interpret it? Is it divinely or humanly written? And have Jews always thought about the Bible in the…

  • Evaluating Police Uses of Force

    Evaluating Police Uses of Force
    av Seth W. Stoughton

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781479814657

    Provides a critical understanding and evaluation of police tactics and the use of force Police violence has historically played an important role in shaping public attitudes toward the government. Community trust and confidence in policing have been…

  • Evaluating Police Uses of Force

    Evaluating Police Uses of Force
    av Seth W. Stoughton

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781479810161

    Provides a critical understanding and evaluation of police tactics and the use of force Police violence has historically played an important role in shaping public attitudes toward the government. Community trust and confidence in policing have been…

  • The Philosopher Responds

    The Philosopher Responds
    av Abu Hayyan al-Tawhidi

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781479871483

    Questions and answers from two great philosophers Why is laughter contagious? Why do mountains exist? Why do we long for the past, even if it is scarred by suffering? Spanning a vast array of subjects that range from the philosophical to the theolo…

  • Mahabharata Book Six (Volume 2)

    Mahabharata Book Six (Volume 2)

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814717059

    This second half of Bhishma describes the events from the beginning of the fifth day till the end of the tenth of the great battle between the Káuravas and the Pándavas. Despite grandfather Bhishma's appeal to conclude peace with the Pán…