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  • The Malleus Maleficarum

    The Malleus Maleficarum

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719064432

    The Malleus Maleficarum is one of the best-known treatises dealing with the problem of what to do with witches. It was written in 1487 by a Dominican inquisitor, Heinrich Institoris, following his failure to prosecute a number of women for witchcraf…

  • Knowledge Resistance

    Knowledge Resistance
    av Mikael Klintman

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526151742

    Why do people and groups ignore, deny and resist knowledge about society's many problems? In a world of 'alternative facts', 'fake news' that some believe could be remedied by 'factfulness', the question has never been more pressing. After years of…

  • Knowledge Resistance

    Knowledge Resistance
    av Mikael Klintman

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526135209

    Why do people and groups ignore, deny and resist knowledge about society's many problems? In a world of 'alternative facts', 'fake news' that some believe could be remedied by 'factfulness', the question has never been more pressing. After years of…

  • Art History

    Art History
    av Michael Hatt

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719069598

    Art History: A critical introduction to its methods provides a lively and stimulating introduction to methodological debates within art history. Offering a lucid account of approaches from Hegel to post-colonialism, the book provides a sense of art…

  • Beginning Theory

    Beginning Theory
    av Peter Barry

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526121790

    Beginning theory has been helping students navigate through the thickets of literary and cultural theory for over two decades. This new and expanded fourth edition continues to offer readers the best single-volume introduction to the field. The bewi…

  • European Fashion

    European Fashion

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526122100

    The period since 1945 has been a transformative era for the fashion industry. Over the course of seventy years, the fashion world has moved from celebrating the craftsmanship of haute couture to revelling in ever-changing fast-fashion. This volume e…

  • Anna of Denmark

    Anna of Denmark
    av Jemma Field

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526142498

    Approaching the Stuart courts through the lens of the queen consort, Anna of Denmark, this study is underpinned by three key themes: translating cultures, female agency and the role of kinship networks and genealogical identity for early modern roya…

  • Crowds and Popular Politics in Early Modern England

    Crowds and Popular Politics in Early Modern England
    av John Walter

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719082818

    Early modern England was marked by profound changes in economy, society, politics and religion. It is widely believed that the poverty and discontent which these changes often caused resulted in major rebellion and frequent 'riots'. Whereas the poli…

  • British Business History, 1720?1994

    British Business History, 1720?1994
    av J. F. Wilson

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719041334

    This textbook covers over three centuries of British business history from 1720 to the present day. Wilson argues that company culture has been the most important component in the evolution of business organisations and management practices. The inf…

  • The Postmodern Condition

    The Postmodern Condition
    av Jean-Francois Lyotard

    Häftad - 1984 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719014505

    Many definitions of postmodernism focus on its nature as the aftermath of the modern industrial age when technology developed. This book extends that analysis to postmodernism by looking at the status of science, technology, and the arts, the signif…

  • Portraiture

    Portraiture
    av Joanna Woodall

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719046148

    Portraiture occupies a central position in the history of Western art. It has been the most popular genre of painting and has been crucial to the construction and articulation of individualism. Despite this, its status within academic art theory is…

  • Doing Digital History

    Doing Digital History
    av Jonathan Blaney

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526132680

    This book is a practical introduction to digital history. It offers advice on the scoping of a project, evaluation of existing digital history resources, a detailed introduction to how to work with large text resources, how to manage digital data an…

  • The Historian's Craft

    The Historian's Craft
    av Marc Bloch

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719032929

    This work, by the co-founder of the "Annales School" deals with the uses and methods of history. It is useful for students of history, teachers of historiography and all those interested in the writings of the Annales school.

  • Bog Bodies

    Bog Bodies
    av Melanie Giles

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526150189

    The ‘bog bodies’ of north-western Europe have captured the imaginations of poets and archaeologists alike, allowing us to come face-to-face with individuals from the past. Their exceptional preservation permits us to examine minute detai…

  • Ecocide

    Ecocide
    av David Whyte

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526146984

    We have reached the point of no return. The existential threat of climate change is now a reality. The world has never been more vulnerable. Yet corporations are already planning a life beyond this point. The business models of fossil fuel giants fa…

  • Surrealism and Film After 1945

    Surrealism and Film After 1945

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526149985

    This is the first volume to focus on the diverse permutations of international surrealist cinema after the canonical interwar period. The collection features eleven original contributions by prominent scholars such as Tom Gunning, Michael Löwy, Gavi…

  • Beginning Postcolonialism

    Beginning Postcolonialism
    av John McLeod

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719078583

    Postcolonialism has become one of the most exciting, popular and stimulating fields of literary and cultural studies in recent years. Yet the variety of approaches, the range of debate and the critical vocabularies often used may make it challenging…

  • Beginning Postcolonialism

    Beginning Postcolonialism
    av John McLeod

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719052095

    Designed for those studying postcolonialism for the first time, this is an introduction to the major areas of concern. It provides an overview of the emergence of postcolonialism as a discipline and examines many of its important critical writings.…

  • The Bourdieu Paradigm

    The Bourdieu Paradigm
    av Derek Robbins

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526156006

    Analysing the work of Schutz, Gurwitsch, Merleau-Ponty and Bourdieu, this book considers the historical development of competing philosophies of social science. It examines the relations between phenomenology, Gestalt psychology and empirical social…

  • The Bourdieu Paradigm

    The Bourdieu Paradigm
    av Derek Robbins

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719099397

    Analysing the work of Schutz, Gurwitsch, Merleau-Ponty and Bourdieu, this book considers the historical development of competing philosophies of social science. It examines the relations between phenomenology, Gestalt psychology and empirical social…

  • Me, Not You

    Me, Not You
    av Alison Phipps

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526155801

    The Me Too movement, started by Black feminist Tarana Burke in 2006, went viral as a hashtag eleven years later after a tweet by white actor Alyssa Milano. Mainstream movements like #MeToo have often built on and co-opted the work of women of colour…

  • Me, Not You

    Me, Not You
    av Alison Phipps

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526147172

    The Me Too movement, started by Black feminist Tarana Burke in 2006, went viral as a hashtag eleven years later after a tweet by white actor Alyssa Milano. Mainstream movements like #MeToo have often built on and co-opted the work of women of colour…

  • Foucault?S Theatres

    Foucault?S Theatres

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526135704

    The volume contributes to a new articulation of theatre and performance studies via Foucault's critical thought. With cutting edge studies by established and emerging writers in areas such as dramaturgy, film, music, cultural history and journalism,…

  • Foucault?S Theatres

    Foucault?S Theatres

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526132062

    The volume contributes to a new articulation of theatre and performance studies via Foucault's critical thought. With cutting edge studies by established and emerging writers in areas such as dramaturgy, film, music, cultural history and journalism,…

  • Cue and Cut

    Cue and Cut
    av Roger Singleton-Turner

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719084492

    Cue & Cut is a ‘practical approach to working in television studios’ for anyone who might want to work in that medium. It’s full of useful information about kit, and how you would use it to create multi-camera content. Written by a…

  • Cue and Cut

    Cue and Cut
    av Roger Singleton-Turner

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719084485

    Cue & Cut is a ‘practical approach to working in television studios’ for anyone who might want to work in that medium. It’s full of useful information about kit, and how you would use it to create multi-camera content. Written by a…

  • The War on the Uyghurs

    The War on the Uyghurs
    av Sean R. Roberts

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526147684

    The first account of one of the world’s most pressing humanitarian catastrophes. This eye-opening book reveals how China has used the US-led Global War on Terror as cover for its increasingly brutal suppression of the Uyghur people. China̵…

  • Georges Melies

    Georges Melies
    av Elizabeth Ezra

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719053962

    Before the turn of the twentieth century, before the nickelodeon, even before the first cinemas, Georges Méliès began making movies.. Directing, editing, producing, designing, and starring in over 500 films between 1896 to 1912, Méliès was also the…

  • The Uncanny

    The Uncanny
    av Nicholas Royle

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719055614

    This is the first book-length study of the uncanny, an important topic for contemporary thinking on literature, film, philosophy, psychoanalysis, feminism and queer history. Much of this importance can be traced back to Freud's extraordinary essay o…

  • Power

    Power
    av Peter Morriss

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719059964

    When it first appeared, Power: A philosophical analysis was the first full-length attempt to analyse, in a philosophically rigorous way, what we mean when we talk about power. This revised second edition reprints the original, with an extended new f…

  • History Through Material Culture

    History Through Material Culture
    av Leonie Hannan

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784991265

    History through material culture is a unique, step-by-step guide for students and researchers who wish to use objects as historical sources. Responding to the significant, scholarly interest in historical material culture studies, this book makes cl…

  • The Study of Dress History

    The Study of Dress History
    av Lou Taylor

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719040658

    Over the past ten years the study of dress history has finally achieved academic respectability. This book shows how the fields of dress history and dress studies are now benefitting from the adoption of new multi-disciplinary approaches and outline…

  • Dividing the Spoils

    Dividing the Spoils

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526139207

    At a time of heightened international interest in the colonial dimensions of museum collections, Dividing the Spoils provides new perspectives on the motivations and circumstances whereby collections were appropriated and acquired during colonial mi…

  • El Laberinto De La Soledad by Octavio Paz

    El Laberinto De La Soledad by Octavio Paz

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719048746

    If one had to identify one central, defining text from modern Mexican culture, it would be Octavio Paz´s famous essay, El laberinto de la soledad. This fully annotated edition includes the complete text in Spanish (with the author's final revisions)…

  • Urban Gardening and the Struggle for Social and Spatial Justice

    Urban Gardening and the Struggle for Social and Spatial Justice

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526126092

    The book presents an in-depth and theoretically-grounded analysis of urban gardening practices (re)emerging worldwide as new forms of bottom-up socio-political participation. By complementing the scholarly perspectives through posing real cases, it…

  • Surrealist Women's Writing

    Surrealist Women's Writing

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526132024

    Surrealist women's writing: A critical exploration is the first sustained critical inquiry into the writing of women associated with surrealism. Featuring original essays by leading scholars of surrealism, the volume demonstrates the extent and the…

  • Imperial Nostalgia

    Imperial Nostalgia
    av Peter Mitchell

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526146205

    A strong emotional attachment to the memory of empire runs deep in British culture. In recent years, that memory has become a battleground in a long-drawn ideological war, inflecting debates on race, class, gender, culture, the UK’s future and…

  • Imperial Nostalgia

    Imperial Nostalgia

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526161314

    A strong emotional attachment to the memory of empire runs deep in British culture. In recent years, that memory has become a battleground in a long-drawn ideological war, inflecting debates on race, class, gender, culture, the UK’s future and…

  • Bordering Britain

    Bordering Britain
    av Nadine El-Enany

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526145420

    (B)ordering Britain argues that Britain is the spoils of empire, its immigration law is colonial violence and irregular immigration is anti-colonial resistance. In announcing itself as postcolonial through immigration and nationality laws passed in…

  • Bordering Britain

    Bordering Britain
    av Nadine El-Enany

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526155795

    (B)ordering Britain argues that Britain is the spoils of empire, its immigration law is colonial violence and irregular immigration is anti-colonial resistance. In announcing itself as postcolonial through immigration and nationality laws passed in…

  • Communicating the History of Medicine

    Communicating the History of Medicine

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526142467

    Communicating the History of Medicine critically assesses the idea of audience and communication in medical history. This collection offers a range of case studies on academic outreach from historical and current perspectives. It questions the kind…

  • The Narrative of Carlos Fuentes

    The Narrative of Carlos Fuentes
    av Steven Boldy

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719085918

    This study examines the full range of Carlos Fuentes' art, from the critical realism of his early novels to his highly experimental novels of the late sixties, and to his novels from the eighties where national identities are playfully evoked and la…

  • Ways of Knowing

    Ways of Knowing
    av John V. Pickstone

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719059940

    This classic MUP text discusses the historical development of science, technology and medicine in Western Europe and North America from the Renaissance to the present. It identifies four principle ways of knowing within specific periods and balances…

  • Art and Migration

    Art and Migration

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526149701

    This collection offers a response to the view that migration disrupts national heritage. Investigating the mediation provided by migrant art, it asks how we can rethink art history in a way that uproots its reliance on space and place as stable defi…

  • Architecture and Ekphrasis

    Architecture and Ekphrasis
    av Dana Arnold

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719099502

    Architecture and ekphrasis examines how eighteenth-century prints and drawings of antique architecture operated as representations of thought. Using original archival material, it considers the idea of the past in the period, specifically how it was…

  • Architecture and Ekphrasis

    Architecture and Ekphrasis
    av Dana Arnold

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719099496

    Architecture and ekphrasis examines how eighteenth-century prints and drawings of antique architecture operated as representations of thought. Using original archival material, it considers the idea of the past in the period, specifically how it was…

  • Time and World Politics

    Time and World Politics
    av Kimberly Hutchings

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719073021

    This book offers the first authoritative guide to assumptions about time in theories of contemporary world politics. It demonstrates how predominant theories of the international or global 'present' are affected by temporal assumptions, grounded in…

  • Spectral Dickens

    Spectral Dickens
    av Alexander, III Bove

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526147936

    Drawing on the recent ontological turn in critical theory, Spectral Dickens explores an aspect of literary character that is neither real nor fictional, but spectral. This work thus provides an in-depth study of the inimitable characters populating…

  • Migration Diplomacy in the Middle East and North Africa

    Migration Diplomacy in the Middle East and North Africa
    av Gerasimos Tsourapas

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526132093

    How does migration feature in states’ diplomatic agendas across the Middle East? Migration diplomacy provides the first systematic examination of the foreign policy importance of migrants, refugees and diasporas in the Global South. Tsourapas…

  • Three Renaissance Usury Plays

    Three Renaissance Usury Plays

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719072628

    This book provides for the first time modern-spelling, fully annotated editions of three important Elizabeth and Jacobean 'usury plays' - The Three Ladies of London, Englishmen for My Money, The Hog Hath Lost His Pearl. The edition includes an exten…

  • Three Renaissance Usury Plays

    Three Renaissance Usury Plays

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719072635

    This book provides for the first time modern-spelling, fully annotated editions of three important Elizabethan and Jacobean 'usury plays' - The Three Ladies of London, Englishmen for My Money, and The Hog Hath Lost His Pearl. The edition includes an…

  • The New Avengers

    The New Avengers
    av Jacinda Read

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719059056

    A study of the rape-revenge film, in which Jacinda Read suggests that the rape-revenge cycle can be read as one of the primary ways in which Hollywood has attempted to make sense of feminism and the changing shape of heterosexual femininity in the p…

  • Art as Worldmaking

    Art as Worldmaking

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526114907

    Art as worldmaking is a response to Alex Potts's provocative 2013 book Experiments in modern realism. Twenty essays by leading scholars test Potts's recasting of realism through examinations of art produced in different media and periods, ranging fr…

  • The Pan-African Pantheon

    The Pan-African Pantheon

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526156822

    With forty accessible essays on the key intellectual contributions to Pan-Africanism, this volume offers readers a fascinating insight into the intellectual thinking and contributions to Pan-Africanism. The book explores the history of Pan-Africanis…

  • The Pan-African Pantheon

    The Pan-African Pantheon

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526156815

    With forty accessible essays on the key intellectual contributions to Pan-Africanism, this volume offers readers a fascinating insight into the intellectual thinking and contributions to Pan-Africanism. The book explores the history of Pan-Africanis…

  • Performative Monuments

    Performative Monuments
    av Mechtild Widrich

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719095917

    This book answers one of the most puzzling questions in contemporary art: how did performance artists of the '60s and '70s, famous for their opposition both to lasting art and the political establishment, become the foremost monument builders of the…

  • Beef, Bible and Bullets

    Beef, Bible and Bullets
    av Richard Lapper

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526149015

    Backed by Brazil’s wealthy agribusiness groups, a growing evangelical movement, and an emboldened military and police force, Jair Bolsonaro took office in 2019. Driven by the former army captain’s brand of controversial, aggressive rheto…

  • History Matters

    History Matters
    av Judith Bennett

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719075650

    Written for everyone interested in women's and gender history, History matters reaffirms the importance to feminist theory and activism of long-term historical perspectives. Judith M. Bennett takes as her central problem the growing chasm between fe…

  • Choosing Party Leaders

    Choosing Party Leaders
    av Andrew Denham

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526134868

    How political parties choose their leaders, and why they choose the leaders they do, are questions of fundamental importance in contemporary parliamentary democracies. This book examines political leadership selection in the two dominant parties in…

  • Understanding Heritage in Practice

    Understanding Heritage in Practice

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719081545

    Written by an interdisciplinary team of scholars, this authoritative text explores how heritage is delivered and consumed in a global world, and the ever-increasing ways in which heritage is actively valued. New international case studies see herita…

  • The Shifting Border: Legal Cartographies of Migration and Mobility

    The Shifting Border: Legal Cartographies of Migration and Mobility
    av Ayelet Shachar

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526145314

    The border is one of the most urgent issues of our times. We tend to think of a border as a static line, but recent bordering techniques have broken away from the map, as governments have developed legal tools to limit the rights of migrants before…