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  • Prisons of Poverty

    Prisons of Poverty
    av Loic Wacquant

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816639014

    In the early 1990s, Mayor Rudolph Giuliani launched a zero-tolerance campaign aimed at street disorders and petty offenders, incarnated in the infamous “squeegee man.” New York City soon became a planetary showcase for an aggressive appr…

  • Individuation in Light of Notions of Form and Information

    Individuation in Light of Notions of Form and Information
    av Gilbert Simondon

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816680023

    A long-awaited translation on the philosophical relation between technology, the individual, and milieu of the living From Democritus’s atomism to Heisenberg’s uncertainty principle, from Aristotle’s reflections on the individual t…

  • Individuation in Light of Notions of Form and Information

    Individuation in Light of Notions of Form and Information
    av Gilbert Simondon

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816680016

    A long-awaited translation on the philosophical relation between technology, the individual, and milieu of the living From Democritus’s atomism to Heisenberg’s uncertainty principle, from Aristotle’s reflections on the individual t…

  • Brave Enough

    Brave Enough
    av Jessie Diggins

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517908195

    Travel with Olympic gold medalist Jessie Diggins on her compelling journey from America’s heartland to international sports history, navigating challenges and triumphs with rugged grit and a splash of glitter Pyeongchang, February 21, 2018. In…

  • Brave Enough

    Brave Enough

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517908201

    Travel with Olympic gold medalist Jessie Diggins on her compelling journey from America’s heartland to international sports history, navigating challenges and triumphs with rugged grit and a splash of glitter Pyeongchang, February 21, 2018. In…

  • Writing

    Writing
    av Marguerite Duras

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816677535

    Writing, one of Marguerite Duras’s last works, is a meditation on the process of writing and on her need for solitude in order to do it. In the five short pieces collected in this volume, she explores experiences that had an emotional impact o…

  • Letters From The Promised Land

    Letters From The Promised Land
    av H. Arnold Barton

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816638482

  • Picturing the Cosmos

    Picturing the Cosmos
    av Elizabeth A. Kessler

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816679577

    The vivid, dramatic images of distant stars and galaxies taken by the Hubble Space Telescope have come to define how we visualize the cosmos. In their immediacy and vibrancy, photographs from the Hubble show what future generations of space traveler…

  • Swede Hollow

    Swede Hollow
    av Ola Larsmo

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517904524

    A riveting family saga immersed in the gritty, dark side of Swedish immigrant life in America in the early twentieth century When Gustaf and Anna Klar and their three children leave Sweden for New York in 1897, they take with them a terrible secret…

  • The Sioux Chef's Indigenous Kitchen

    The Sioux Chef's Indigenous Kitchen
    av Sean Sherman

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816699797

    2018 James Beard Award Winner: Best American Cookbook Named one of the Best Cookbooks of 2017 by NPR, The Village Voice, Smithsonian Magazine, UPROXX, New York Magazine, San Francisco Chronicle, Mpls. St. PaulMagazine and others Here is real food&md…

  • Whose Hunger?

    Whose Hunger?
    av Jenny Edkins

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816635078

    We see famine and look for the likely causes: poor food distribution, unstable regimes, caprices of weather. A technical problem, we tell ourselves, one that modern social and natural science will someday resolve. Jenny Edkins responds to the contra…

  • Whose Hunger?

    Whose Hunger?
    av Jenny Edkins

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816635061

    We see famine and look for the likely causes: poor food distribution, unstable regimes, caprices of weather. A technical problem, we tell ourselves, one that modern social and natural science will someday resolve. Jenny Edkins responds to the contra…

  • Trans Care

    Trans Care
    av Hil Malatino

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517911188

    A radical and necessary rethinking of trans care What does it mean for trans people to show up for one another, to care deeply for one another? How have failures of care shaped trans lives? What care practices have trans subjects and communities cu…

  • Art and Cosmotechnics

    Art and Cosmotechnics
    av Yuk Hui

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517909543

    In light of current discourses on AI and robotics, what do the various experiences of art contribute to the rethinking of technology today? Art and Cosmotechnics addresses the challenge of technology to the existence of art and traditional thought,…

  • Art and Cosmotechnics

    Art and Cosmotechnics
    av Yuk Hui

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517909536

    In light of current discourses on AI and robotics, what do the various experiences of art contribute to the rethinking of technology today? Art and Cosmotechnics addresses the challenge of technology to the existence of art and traditional thought,…

  • Matters of Care

    Matters of Care
    av Maria Puig de la Bellacasa

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517900656

    To care can feel good, or it can feel bad. It can do good, it can oppress. But what is care? A moral obligation? A burden? A joy? Is it only human? In Matters of Care, Maria Puig de la Bellacasa presents a powerful challenge to conventional notions…

  • Matters of Care

    Matters of Care
    av Maria Puig de la Bellacasa

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517900649

    To care can feel good, or it can feel bad. It can do good, it can oppress. But what is care? A moral obligation? A burden? A joy? Is it only human? In Matters of Care, Maria Puig de la Bellacasa presents a powerful challenge to conventional notions…

  • A Thousand Plateaus

    A Thousand Plateaus
    av Gilles Deleuze, Felix Guattari, Brian Massumi

    Pocket - 1987 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816614028

    Suggests an open system of psychological exploration to cut through accepted norms of morality, language, and politics

  • French Theory

    French Theory
    av Francois Cusset

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816647330

    “A great story, full of twists and turns. . . . Careers made and ruined, departments torn apart, writing programs turned into sensitivity seminars, political witch hunts, public opprobrium, ignorant media attacks, the whole ball of wax. Read i…

  • When Species Meet

    When Species Meet
    av Donna J. Haraway

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816650460

    “When Species Meet is a breathtaking meditation on the intersection between humankind and dog, philosophy and science, and macro and micro cultures.” —Cameron Woo, Publisher of Bark magazine In 2006, about 69 million U.S. household…

  • Virtue Hoarders

    Virtue Hoarders
    av Catherine Liu

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517912253

    A denunciation of the credentialed elite class that serves capitalism while insisting on its own progressive heroism Professional Managerial Class (PMC) elite workers labor in a world of performative identity and virtue signaling, publicizing an abi…

  • Hyperobjects

    Hyperobjects
    av Timothy Morton

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816689231

    Having set global warming in irreversible motion, we are facing the possibility of ecological catastrophe. But the environmental emergency is also a crisis for our philosophical habits of thought, confronting us with a problem that seems to defy not…

  • Francis Bacon

    Francis Bacon
    av Gilles Deleuze

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816643424

    Translated and with an Introduction by Daniel W. Smith Afterword by Tom Conley Gilles Deleuze had several paintings by Francis Bacon hanging in his Paris apartment, and the painter’s method and style as well as his motifs of seriality, differe…

  • Action at a Distance

    Action at a Distance
    av John Durham Peters

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517910099

    How are human actions shaped by the materiality of media?  Contemporary media leads us more than ever to an ‘acting at a distance,’ an acting entangled with the materiality of communication and the mediality of transmission. This book ex…

  • Visions Of Excess

    Visions Of Excess
    av Georges Bataille

    Häftad - 1985 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816612833

    Since the publication of Visions of Excess in 1985, there has been an explosion of interest in the work of Georges Bataille. The French surrealist continues to be important for his groundbreaking focus on the visceral, the erotic, and the relation o…

  • Histories of the Transgender Child

    Histories of the Transgender Child
    av Julian Gill-Peterson

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517904678

    A groundbreaking twentieth-century history of transgender children With transgender rights front and center in American politics, media, and culture, the pervasive myth still exists that today’s transgender children are a brand new generation&…

  • Histories of the Transgender Child

    Histories of the Transgender Child
    av Julian Gill-Peterson

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517904661

    A groundbreaking twentieth-century history of transgender children With transgender rights front and center in American politics, media, and culture, the pervasive myth still exists that today’s transgender children are a brand new generation&…

  • The Digital Black Atlantic

    The Digital Black Atlantic

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517910808

    Exploring the intersections of digital humanities and African diaspora studies How can scholars use digital tools to better understand the African diaspora across time, space, and disciplines? And how can African diaspora studies inform the practic…

  • The Digital Black Atlantic

    The Digital Black Atlantic

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517910792

    Exploring the intersections of digital humanities and African diaspora studies How can scholars use digital tools to better understand the African diaspora across time, space, and disciplines? And how can African diaspora studies inform the practic…

  • A History of the Swedish People

    A History of the Swedish People
    av Vilhelm Moberg

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816646562

    Beginning in prehistoric times and culminating with the Dacke rebellion of 1542, renowned novelist Vilhelm Moberg's two-volume popular history of the Swedish people approaches its subject from the viewpoint of the common people, documenting peasants…

  • Black on Both Sides

    Black on Both Sides
    av C. Riley Snorton

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517901738

    Winner of the John Boswell Prize from the American Historical Association 2018 Winner of the William Sanders Scarborough Prize from the Modern Language Association 2018 Winner of an American Library Association Stonewall Honor 2018 Winner of Lambda…

  • Black on Both Sides

    Black on Both Sides
    av C. Riley Snorton

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517901721

    Winner of the John Boswell Prize from the American Historical Association 2018 Winner of the William Sanders Scarborough Prize from the Modern Language Association 2018 Winner of an American Library Association Stonewall Honor 2018 Winner of Lambda…

  • Superhumanity

    Superhumanity

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517905217

    A wide-ranging and challenging exploration of design and how it engages with the self The field of design has radically expanded. As a practice, design is no longer limited to the world of material objects but rather extends from carefully crafted i…

  • Superhumanity

    Superhumanity

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517905200

    A wide-ranging and challenging exploration of design and how it engages with the self The field of design has radically expanded. As a practice, design is no longer limited to the world of material objects but rather extends from carefully crafted i…

  • The Filing Cabinet

    The Filing Cabinet
    av Craig Robertson

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517909468

    The history of how a deceptively ordinary piece of office furniture transformed our relationship with information The ubiquity of the filing cabinet in the twentieth-century office space, along with its noticeable absence of style, has obscured its…

  • The Filing Cabinet

    The Filing Cabinet
    av Craig Robertson

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517909451

    The history of how a deceptively ordinary piece of office furniture transformed our relationship with information The ubiquity of the filing cabinet in the twentieth-century office space, along with its noticeable absence of style, has obscured its…

  • The Fold

    The Fold
    av Gilles Deleuze, Tom Conley, Gilles Deleuze

    Pocket - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816616015

  • Outsiders Within

    Outsiders Within

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517910532

    Confronting trauma behind the transnational adoption system—now back in print Many adoptees are required to become people that they were never meant to be. While transracial adoption tends to be considered benevolent, it often exacts a heavy e…

  • Manifestly Haraway

    Manifestly Haraway
    av Donna J. Haraway

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816650484

    Electrifying, provocative, and controversial when first published thirty years ago, Donna Haraway’s “Cyborg Manifesto” is even more relevant today, when the divisions that she so eloquently challenges—of human and machine but…

  • Manifestly Haraway

    Manifestly Haraway
    av Donna J. Haraway

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816650477

    Electrifying, provocative, and controversial when first published thirty years ago, Donna Haraway’s “Cyborg Manifesto” is even more relevant today, when the divisions that she so eloquently challenges—of human and machine but…

  • Deep Mediations

    Deep Mediations

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517908904

    The preoccupation with “depth” and its relevance to cinema and media studiesFor decades the concept of depth has been central to critical thinking in numerous humanities-based disciplines, legitimizing certain modes of inquiry over other…

  • Deep Mediations

    Deep Mediations

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517908898

    The preoccupation with “depth” and its relevance to cinema and media studiesFor decades the concept of depth has been central to critical thinking in numerous humanities-based disciplines, legitimizing certain modes of inquiry over other…

  • Arts of Living on a Damaged Planet

    Arts of Living on a Damaged Planet

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517902377

    Living on a damaged planet challenges who we are and where we live. This timely anthology calls on twenty eminent humanists and scientists to revitalize curiosity, observation, and transdisciplinary conversation about life on earth.As human-induced…

  • A Billion Black Anthropocenes or None

    A Billion Black Anthropocenes or None
    av Kathryn Yusoff

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517907532

    Rewriting the “origin stories” of the Anthropocene No geology is neutral, writes Kathryn Yusoff. Tracing the color line of the Anthropocene, A Billion Black Anthropocenes or None examines how the grammar of geology is foundational to est…

  • Curiosity and Power

    Curiosity and Power
    av Perry Zurn

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517907198

    A trailblazing exploration of the political stakes of curiosity Curiosity is political. Who is curious, when, and how reflects the social values and power structures of a given society. In Curiosity and Power, Perry Zurn explores the political philo…

  • Curiosity and Power

    Curiosity and Power
    av Perry Zurn

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517907181

    A trailblazing exploration of the political stakes of curiosity Curiosity is political. Who is curious, when, and how reflects the social values and power structures of a given society. In Curiosity and Power, Perry Zurn explores the political philo…

  • Glissant and the Middle Passage

    Glissant and the Middle Passage
    av John E. Drabinski

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517905972

    A reevaluation of Édouard Glissant that centers on the catastrophe of the Middle Passage and creates deep, original theories of trauma and Caribbeanness While philosophy has undertaken the work of accounting for Europe’s traumatic history, the…

  • Glissant and the Middle Passage

    Glissant and the Middle Passage
    av John E. Drabinski

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517905989

    A reevaluation of Édouard Glissant that centers on the catastrophe of the Middle Passage and creates deep, original theories of trauma and Caribbeanness While philosophy has undertaken the work of accounting for Europe’s traumatic history, the…

  • Modernity At Large

    Modernity At Large
    av Arjun Appadurai

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816627936

  • Zoontologies

    Zoontologies
    av Cary Wolfe

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816641062

    Those nonhuman beings called "animals" pose philosophical and ethical questions that go to the root not just of what we think but of who we are. Their presence asks: what happens when "the other" can no longer safely be assumed to be human? This col…

  • Zoontologies

    Zoontologies
    av Cary Wolfe

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816641055

    Those nonhuman beings called "animals" pose philosophical and ethical questions that go to the root not just of what we think but of who we are. Their presence asks: what happens when "the other" can no longer safely be assumed to be human? This col…

  • Noopiming

    Noopiming
    av Leanne Betasamosake Simpson

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517911256

    The new novel from the author of As We Have Always Done, a poetic world-building journey into the power of Anishinaabe life and traditions amid colonialism In fierce prose and poetic fragments, Leanne Betasamosake Simpson’s Noopiming braids to…

  • Problems of Dostoevsky?s Poetics

    Problems of Dostoevsky?s Poetics
    av Mikhail Bakhtin

    Häftad - 1984 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816612284

    This book is not only a major twentieth-century contribution to Dostoevsky’s studies, but also one of the most important theories of the novel produced in our century. As a modern reinterpretation of poetics, it bears comparison with Aristotle…

  • Cosmopolitics I

    Cosmopolitics I
    av Isabelle Stengers

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816656875

    A sweeping critique of the role and authority of modern science in contemporary society From Einstein’s quest for a unified field theory to Stephen Hawking’s belief that we “would know the mind of God” through such a theory,…

  • Cosmopolitics I

    Cosmopolitics I
    av Isabelle Stengers

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816656868

    From Einstein’s quest for a unified field theory to Stephen Hawking’s belief that we “would know the mind of God” through such a theory, contemporary science—and physics in particular—has claimed that it alone pos…

  • Oil Culture

    Oil Culture

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816689743

    In the 150 years since the birth of the petroleum industry oil has saturated our culture, fueling our cars and wars, our economy and policies. But just as thoroughly, culture saturates oil. So what exactly is “oil culture”? This book pu…

  • Oil Culture

    Oil Culture

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816689682

    In the 150 years since the birth of the petroleum industry oil has saturated our culture, fueling our cars and wars, our economy and policies. But just as thoroughly, culture saturates oil. So what exactly is “oil culture”? This book pu…

  • Cannibal Metaphysics

    Cannibal Metaphysics
    av Eduardo Viveiros de Castro

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517905316

    The iconoclastic Brazilian anthropologist and theoretician Eduardo Viveiros de Castro, well known in his discipline for helping initiate its "ontological turn,"offers a vision of anthropology as "the practice of the permanent decolonization of thoug…

  • The Aesthetics of Equity

    The Aesthetics of Equity
    av Craig L. Wilkins

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816646616

    Architecture is often thought to be a diary of a society, filled with symbolic representations of specific cultural moments. However, as Craig L. Wilkins observes, that diary includes far too few narratives of the diverse cultures in U.S. society. W…

  • Reading With Clarice Lispector

    Reading With Clarice Lispector
    av Helene Cixous

    Häftad - 1990 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816618293

    The texts that comprise this volume were selected from Helene Cixous's seminars on the work of Clarice Lispector. They reflect Cixous's own meditations on problems of reading and writing, and on related themes such as exchange and the gift, love and…

  • The Philosophy of Art

    The Philosophy of Art
    av F.W.J. Schelling

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816616848

    Sets out an ordered system of the arts - music, painting, sculpture, narrative, poetry and tragedy - based on the precepts of German Idealism.

  • Design, Control, Predict

    Design, Control, Predict
    av Aaron Shapiro

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517908270

    An in-depth look at life in the “smart” city Technology has fundamentally transformed urban life. But today’s “smart” cities look little like what experts had predicted. Aaron Shapiro shows us the true face of the revol…

  • Design, Control, Predict

    Design, Control, Predict
    av Aaron Shapiro

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517908263

    An in-depth look at life in the “smart” city Technology has fundamentally transformed urban life. But today’s “smart” cities look little like what experts had predicted. Aaron Shapiro shows us the true face of the revol…

  • Cosmopolitics II

    Cosmopolitics II
    av Isabelle Stengers

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816656899

    Originally published in French in seven volumes, Cosmopolitics investigates the role and authority of the sciences in modern societies and challenges their claims to objectivity, rationality, and truth. Cosmopolitics II includes the first English-la…

  • Cosmopolitics II

    Cosmopolitics II
    av Isabelle Stengers

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816656882

    Originally published in French in seven volumes, Cosmopolitics investigates the role and authority of the sciences in modern societies and challenges their claims to objectivity, rationality, and truth. Cosmopolitics II includes the first English-la…

  • Marxist Thought and the City

    Marxist Thought and the City
    av Henri Lefebvre

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816698752

    One of the most influential Marxist theorists of the twentieth century, Henri Lefebvre first published Marxist Thought and the City in French in 1972, marking a pivotal point in his evolution as a thinker and an important precursor to his groundbrea…

  • Marxist Thought and the City

    Marxist Thought and the City
    av Henri Lefebvre

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816698745

    One of the most influential Marxist theorists of the twentieth century, Henri Lefebvre first published Marxist Thought and the City in French in 1972, marking a pivotal point in his evolution as a thinker and an important precursor to his groundbrea…

  • A Third University Is Possible

    A Third University Is Possible
    av la paperson

    Pocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781517902087

    A Third University is Possible unravels the intimate relationship between the more than 200 US land grant institutions, American settler colonialism, and contemporary university expansion. Author la paperson cracks open uncanny connections between I…

  • Cinema 1

    Cinema 1
    av Gilles Deleuze

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816614004

    Discusses the theoretical implications of the cinematographic image based on Henri Bergson's theories

  • Minnesota's Logging Railroads

    Minnesota's Logging Railroads
    av Frank A. King

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780816640843

    During the heyday of lumberjacks and sawmills, railroads such as the Duluth and Northern Minnesota and the Alger-Smith enabled logging companies to break away from the traditional mode of transportation (floating logs downriver) and its shortfalls (…