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  • Making Modern Science, Second Edition

    Making Modern Science, Second Edition
    av Peter J Bowler

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226365763

    In this new edition of the top-selling coursebook, seasoned historians Peter J. Bowler and Iwan Rhys Morus expand on their authoritative survey of how the development of science has shaped our world. Exploring both the history of science and its inf…

  • Writing Ethnographic Fieldnotes, Second Edition

    Writing Ethnographic Fieldnotes, Second Edition
    av Robert M. Emerson

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226206837

    In "Writing Ethnographic Fieldnotes", Robert M. Emerson, Rachel I. Fretz, and Linda L. Shaw present a series of guidelines, suggestions, and practical advice for creating useful fieldnotes in a variety of settings, demystifying a process that is oft…

  • Tales of the Field

    Tales of the Field
    av John Van Maanen

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226849645

    For more than twenty years, John Van Maanen's "Tales of the Field" has been a definitive reference and guide for students, scholars, and practitioners of ethnography and beyond. Originally published in 1988, it was the one of the first works to deta…

  • Political Ethnography

    Political Ethnography
    av Edward Schatz

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226736778

    Scholars of politics have sought in recent years to make the discipline more hospitable to qualitative methods of research. Lauding the results of this effort and highlighting its potential for the future, "Political Ethnography" makes a compelling…

  • The Craft of Research, Fourth Edition

    The Craft of Research, Fourth Edition
    av Wayne C. Booth

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226239736

    With more than three-quarters of a million copies sold since its first publication, The Craft of Research has helped generations of researchers at every level from first-year undergraduates to advanced graduate students to research reporters in busi…

  • The Craft of Research, Fourth Edition

    The Craft of Research, Fourth Edition
    av Wayne C. Booth

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226239569

    With more than three-quarters of a million copies sold since its first publication, The Craft of Research has helped generations of researchers at every level from first-year undergraduates to advanced graduate students to research reporters in busi…

  • Hooked

    Hooked
    av Rita Felski

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226729633

    How does a novel entice or enlist us? How does a song surprise or seduce us? Why do we bristle when a friend belittles a book we love, or fall into a funk when a favored TV series comes to an end? What characterizes the aesthetic experiences of feel…

  • Hooked

    Hooked
    av Rita Felski

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226729466

    How does a novel entice or enlist us? How does a song surprise or seduce us? Why do we bristle when a friend belittles a book we love, or fall into a funk when a favored TV series comes to an end? What characterizes the aesthetic experiences of feel…

  • The Beginnings of Western Science

    The Beginnings of Western Science
    av David C. Lindberg

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226482057

    When it was first published in 1992, "The Beginnings of Western Science" was lauded as the first successful attempt to present a unified account of both ancient and medieval science in a single volume. Chronicling the development of scientific ideas…

  • The System of Professions

    The System of Professions
    av Andrew Abbott

    Häftad - 1988 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226000695

    In The System of Professions Andrew Abbott explores central questions about the role of professions in modern life: Why should there be occupational groups controlling expert knowledge? Where and why did groups such as law and medicine achieve their…

  • Political Theology - Four Chapters on the Concept of Sovereignty

    Political Theology - Four Chapters on the Concept of Sovereignty
    av Carl Schmitt

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226738895

    Written in the intense political and intellectual tumult of the early years of the Weimar Republic, "Political Theology" develops the distinctive theory of sovereignty that made Carl Schmitt one of the most significant and controversial political th…

  • The Structure of Scientific Revolutions

    The Structure of Scientific Revolutions
    av Thomas S. Kuhn

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226458120

    A good book may have the power to change the way we see the world, but a great book actually becomes part of our daily consciousness, pervading our thinking to the point that we take it for granted, and we forget how provocative and challenging its…

  • Rationality and Power

    Rationality and Power
    av Bent Flyvbjerg

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226254517

    In the Enlightenment tradition, rationality is considered well-defined, independent of context; we know what rationality is, and its meaning is constant across time and space. However, Bent Flyvbjerg argues that rationality is context-dependent and…

  • Metaphors We Live By

    Metaphors We Live By
    av George Lakoff

    Häftad - 1981 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226468013

    People use metaphors every time they speak. Some of those metaphors are literary - devices for making thoughts more vivid or entertaining. But most are much more basic than that - they're "metaphors we live by", metaphors we use without even realizi…

  • The Rites of Passage, Second Edition

    The Rites of Passage, Second Edition
    av Arnold Van Gennep

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226629490

    Folklorist Arnold van Gennep's masterwork, The Rites of Passage, has been a staple of anthropological education for more than a century. First published in French in 1909, and translated into English by the University of Chicago Press in 1960, this…

  • The Rites of Passage, Second Edition

    The Rites of Passage, Second Edition
    av Arnold Van Gennep

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226629353

    Folklorist Arnold van Gennep's masterwork, The Rites of Passage, has been a staple of anthropological education for more than a century. First published in French in 1909, and translated into English by the University of Chicago Press in 1960, this…

  • The Place of Enchantment

    The Place of Enchantment
    av Alex Owen

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226642048

    By the end of the nineteenth century, Victorians were seeking rational explanations for the world in which they lived. The radical ideas of Charles Darwin had shaken traditional religious beliefs. Sigmund Freud was developing his innovative models o…

  • The Territories of Science and Religion

    The Territories of Science and Religion
    av Peter Harrison

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226478982

    The conflict between science and religion seems indelible, even eternal. Surely two such divergent views of the universe have always been in fierce opposition? Actually, that's not the case, says Peter Harrison: our very concepts of science and reli…

  • The Territories of Science and Religion

    The Territories of Science and Religion
    av Peter Harrison

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226184487

    The conflict between science and religion seems indelible, even eternal. Surely two such opposing views of the universe have always been in fierce opposition? Actually, that's not the case, says Peter Harrison: our very concepts of science and relig…

  • Capitalism and Freedom - Fortieth Anniversary Edition

    Capitalism and Freedom - Fortieth Anniversary Edition
    av Milton Friedman

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226264219

    It is a rare professor who greatly alters the thinking of his professional colleagues. It's an even rarer one who helps transform the world. Friedman has done both." - Stephen Chapman, Chicago Tribune How can we benefit from the promise of governmen…

  • Visions of the Sociological Tradition

    Visions of the Sociological Tradition
    av Donald N. Levine

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226475479

    In this work, Don Levine moves from the origins of systematic knowledge in ancient Greece to the present day in order to present an account that is at once a history of the social science enterprise and an introduction to the cornerstone works of We…

  • Vivian Maier

    Vivian Maier
    av Pamela Bannos

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226599236

    Who was Vivian Maier? Many people know her as the reclusive Chicago nanny who wandered the city for decades, constantly snapping photographs, which were unseen until they were discovered in a seemingly abandoned storage locker. They revealed her to…

  • THE QUALITY OF GOVERNMENT - CORRUPTION, SOCIALTRUST AND INEQUALITY IN INTERNATIONAL PERSPECTIVE

    THE QUALITY OF GOVERNMENT - CORRUPTION, SOCIALTRUST AND INEQUALITY IN INTERNATIONAL PERSPECTIVE
    av Bo Rothstein

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226729572

    The relationship between government, virtue, and wealth has held a special fascination since Aristotle, and the importance of each frames policy debates today in both developed and developing countries. While it's clear that low-quality government i…

  • Alive in the Writing

    Alive in the Writing
    av Kirin Narayan

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226568195

    Anton Chekhov is revered as a boldly innovative playwright and short story writer - but he wrote more than just plays and stories. In "Alive in the Writing" - an intriguing hybrid of writing guide, biography, and literary analysis - anthropologist a…

  • What Do Pictures Want?

    What Do Pictures Want?
    av W. J. T. Mitchell

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226532486

    Why do we have such extraordinarily powerful responses toward the images and pictures we see in everyday life? Why do we behave as if pictures were alive, possessing the power to influence us, to demand things from us, to persuade us, seduce us, or…

  • The Human Condition

    The Human Condition
    av Hannah Arendt

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226586601

    The past year has seen a resurgence of interest in the political thinker Hannah Arendt, "the theorist of beginnings," whose work probes the logics underlying unexpected transformations-from totalitarianism to revolution.A work of striking originalit…

  • Microsociology

    Microsociology
    av Thomas J. Scheff

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226736679

    Moving beyond the traditional boundaries of sociological investigation, Thomas J. Scheff brings together the study of communication and the social psychology of emotions to explore the microworld of thoughts, feelings, and moods. Drawing on striking…

  • Georg Simmel on Individuality and Social Forms

    Georg Simmel on Individuality and Social Forms
    av Georg Simmel

    Häftad - 1972 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226757766

    "Of those who created the intellectual capital used to launch the enterprise of professional sociology, Georg Simmel was perhaps the most original and fecund. In search of a subject matter for sociology that would distinguish it from all other socia…

  • Economical Writing, Third Edition

    Economical Writing, Third Edition
    av Deirdre N McCloskey

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226448077

    Economics is not a field that is known for good writing. Charts, yes. Sparkling prose, no. Except, that is, when it comes to Deirdre Nansen McCloskey. Her conversational and witty yet always clear style is a hallmark of her classic works of economic…

  • The Journey to the West, Revised Edition, Volume 1

    The Journey to the West, Revised Edition, Volume 1

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226971322

    Anthony C. Yu's translation of "The Journey to the West", initially published in 1983, introduced English-speaking audiences to the classic Chinese novel in its entirety for the first time. Written in the sixteenth century, "The Journey to the West"…

  • Capitalism and Freedom

    Capitalism and Freedom
    av Milton Friedman

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226734798

    One of TIME magazine's All-TIME 100 Best Nonfiction Books One of Times Literary Supplement's Hundred Most Influential Books Since the War One of National Review's 100 Best Nonfiction Books of the Century One of Intercollegiate Studies Institute's 50…

  • A History of Religious Ideas, Volume 1

    A History of Religious Ideas, Volume 1
    av Mircea Eliade

    Häftad - 1981 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226204017

    "No one has done so much as Mr. Eliade to inform literature students in the West about 'primitive' and Oriental religions...Everyone who cares about the human adventure will find new information and new angles of vision."--Martin E. Marty, "New York…

  • Physiologus

    Physiologus

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226128702

    One of the most popular and widely read books of the Middle Ages, "Physiologus" contains allegories of beasts, stones, and trees both real and imaginary, infused by their anonymous author with the spirit of Christian moral and mystical teaching. Acc…

  • The Construction of Gothic Cathedrals

    The Construction of Gothic Cathedrals
    av John Fitchen

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226252032

    This book describes the process of erecting the great cathedrals in the Gothic era. Since there are no contemporary accounts of the techniques used by medieval builders, this study explains the building equipment and falsework needed, the actual ope…

  • A Bird in the House

    A Bird in the House
    av Margaret Laurence

    Pocket - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226469348

    "A Bird in the House" is a series of eight interconnected short stories narrated by Vanessa MacLeod as she matures from a child at age ten into a young woman at age twenty. Wise for her years, Vanessa reveals much about the adult world in which she…

  • Art of War

    Art of War
    av Niccolo Machiavelli

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226500461

    Niccolo Machiavelli's Art of War is one of the world's great classics of military and political theory. Praised by the finest military minds in history and said to have influenced no lesser lights than Frederick the Great and Napoleon, Art of War is…

  • Critical Terms for Art History, Second Edition

    Critical Terms for Art History, Second Edition

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226571683

    "Art" has always been contested terrain, whether the object in question is a medieval tapestry or Duchamp's Fountain. But questions about the categories of "art" and "art history" acquired increased urgency during the 1970s, when new developments in…

  • King of the World - The Life of Louis XIV

    King of the World - The Life of Louis XIV
    av Philip Mansel

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226690896

    Louis XIV was a man in pursuit of glory. Not content to be the ruler of a world power, he wanted the power to rule the world. And, for a time, he came tantalizingly close. Philip Mansel's King of the World is the most comprehensive and up-to-date b…

  • Getting a Job

    Getting a Job
    av Mark Granovetter

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226305813

    This study of how 282 men in the United States found their jobs not only proves "it's not what you know but who you know," but also demonstrates how social activity influences labour markets. Examining the link between job contacts and social struct…

  • The Invention of Art

    The Invention of Art
    av Larry Shiner

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226753430

    With "The Invention of Art", Larry Shiner challenges our conventional understandings of art and asks us to reconsider its history entirely, arguing that the category of fine art is a modern invention - that the lines drawn between art and craft resu…

  • Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics

    Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics
    av Aristotle

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226026756

    The "Nicomachean Ethics" is one of Aristotle's most widely read and influential works. Ideas central to ethics - that happiness is the end of human endeavor, that moral virtue is formed through action and habituation, and that good action requires p…

  • Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics

    Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics
    av Aristotle

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226026749

    "The Nicomachean Ethics", along with its sequel, "the Politics", is Aristotle's most widely read and influential work. Ideas central to ethics - that happiness is the end of human endeavor, that moral virtue is formed through action and habituation,…

  • Write No Matter What - Advice for Academics

    Write No Matter What - Advice for Academics
    av Joli Jensen

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226461700

    With growing academic responsibilities, family commitments, and inboxes, scholars are struggling to fulfill their writing goals. A finished book or even steady journal articles may seem like an impossible dream. But, as Joli Jensen proves, it really…

  • Shaping Science with Rhetoric

    Shaping Science with Rhetoric
    av Leah Ceccarelli

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226099071

    How do scientists persuade colleagues from diverse fields to cross the disciplinary divide, risking their careers in new interdisciplinary research programs? Why do some attempts to inspire such research win widespread acclaim and support, while oth…

  • Garland: Punishment & Modern Society (Paper)

    Garland: Punishment & Modern Society (Paper)
    av GARLAND

    Inbunden - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226283821

    In this path-breaking book, David Garland argues that punishment is a complex social institution that affects both social relations and cultural meanings. Drawing on theorists from Durkheim to Foucault, he insightfully critiques the entire spectrum…

  • Making Modern Science

    Making Modern Science
    av Peter J. Bowler

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226068619

    The development of science, according to respected scholars Peter J. Bowler and Iwan Rhys Morus, expands our knowledge and control of the world in ways that affect - but are also affected by - society and culture. In Making Modern Science, a text de…

  • Oneself as Another

    Oneself as Another
    av Paul Ricoeur

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226713298

    Paul Ricoeur has been hailed as one of the most important thinkers of the century. Oneself as Another, the clearest account of his "philosophical ethics," substantiates this position and lays the groundwork for a metaphysics of morals. Focusing on t…

  • Theory and Reality

    Theory and Reality
    av Peter Godfrey-Smith

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226300634

    What makes science different from other ways of investigating the world? In "Theory and Reality" Peter Godfrey-Smith uses debates - such as the problem of confirmation, the new riddle of induction, and the problem of scientific realism - as a way to…

  • A History of the Second World War in 100 Maps

    A History of the Second World War in 100 Maps
    av Professor Jeremy Black

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226755243

    The First World War was marked by an exceptional expansion in the use and production of military cartography. But World War II took things even further, employing maps, charts, reconnaissance, and the systematic recording and processing of geograph…

  • The Most Powerful Idea in the World: A Story of Steam, Industry, and Invention

    The Most Powerful Idea in the World: A Story of Steam, Industry, and Invention
    av William Rosen

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226726342

    Hardly a week passes without some high-profile court case that features intellectual property at its center. But how did the belief that one could own an idea come about? And how did that belief change the way humankind lives and works? William Ro…

  • Absorption and Theatricality

    Absorption and Theatricality
    av Michael Fried

    Häftad - 1988 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226262130

    With this widely acclaimed work, Fried revised the way in which eighteenth-century French painting and criticism were viewed and understood."A reinterpretation supported by immense learning and by a series of brilliantly perceptive readings of paint…

  • America's Inequality Trap

    America's Inequality Trap
    av Nathan J Kelly

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226665474

    The gap between the rich and the poor has grown dramatically in the United States and is now at its widest since at least the early 1900s. While by most measures the economy has been improving, soaring cost of living and stagnant wages have done lit…

  • America's Inequality Trap

    America's Inequality Trap
    av Nathan J Kelly

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226665504

    The gap between the rich and the poor has grown dramatically in the United States and is now at its widest since at least the early 1900s. While by most measures the economy has been improving, soaring cost of living and stagnant wages have done lit…

  • Science in Translation

    Science in Translation
    av Scott L. Montgomery

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226534817

    Throughout recorded history, the exchange of scientific knowledge across cultures has been crucial in shaping human civilization. For instance, without the Greek and Roman works that were translated into Arabic and later reintroduced into Europe, th…

  • The Scattered Family

    The Scattered Family
    av Cati Coe

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226072388

    Today's unprecedented migration of people around the globe in search of work has had a widespread and troubling result: the separation of families. In The Scattered Family, Cati Coe offers a sophisticated examination of this phenomenon among Ghanaia…

  • The Scattered Family

    The Scattered Family
    av Cati Coe

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226072241

    Today's unprecedented migration of people around the globe in search of work has had a widespread and troubling result: the separation of families. In The Scattered Family, Cati Coe offers a sophisticated examination of this phenomenon among Ghanaia…

  • When Movies Mattered

    When Movies Mattered
    av Dave Kehr

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226429410

    If you have ever wanted to dig around in the archives for that perfect Sunday afternoon DVD and first turned to a witty weekly column in the New York Times, then you are already familiar with one of our nation?s premier film critics. If you love mov…

  • When Movies Mattered

    When Movies Mattered
    av Dave Kehr

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226429403

    If you have ever wanted to dig around in the archives for that perfect Sunday afternoon DVD and first turned to a witty weekly column in the "New York Times", then you are already familiar with one of our nation's premier film critics. If you love m…