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  • Human Rights

    Human Rights
    av Michael Freeman

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509510283

    Human Rights is an introductory text that is both innovative and challenging. Its unique interdisciplinary approach invites students to think imaginatively and rigorously about one of the most important and influential political concepts of our time…

  • Human Rights

    Human Rights
    av Michael Freeman

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509510276

    Human Rights is an introductory text that is both innovative and challenging. Its unique interdisciplinary approach invites students to think imaginatively and rigorously about one of the most important and influential political concepts of our time…

  • Key Concepts in Childhood Studies

    Key Concepts in Childhood Studies
    av Allison James

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781446201909

    "Arranged alphabetically, core ideas about 'Agency' and 'Development' through to 'Socialisation' and 'Youth' are explained in straightforward language, with a concise introduction to key theoretical debates, as well as up to date references." - Mart…

  • Globalization; The Key Concepts

    Globalization; The Key Concepts
    av Thomas Hylland Eriksen

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857857422

    For the first time in human history, the vast majority of the world's population is connected through trade, travel, production, media and politics. Ours is an era of ubiquitous mobile communication, economic outsourcing, mass migration and imported…

  • Consumption

    Consumption
    av Alan Aldridge

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745625300

    This book provides a clear and concise introduction to the concept of consumption and to the wide-ranging debates about the nature and consequences of consumer society.

  • Pierre Bourdieu

    Pierre Bourdieu

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844655304

    The French social philosopher Pierre Bourdieu is now recognised as one of the major thinkers of the twentieth century. In a career of over fifty years, Bourdieu studied a wide range of topics: education, culture, art, politics, economics, literature…

  • Pierre Bourdieu

    Pierre Bourdieu

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844655298

    The French social philosopher Pierre Bourdieu is now recognised as one of the major thinkers of the twentieth century. In a career of over fifty years, Bourdieu studied a wide range of topics: education, culture, art, politics, economics, literature…

  • Sustainability

    Sustainability
    av Leslie Paul Thiele

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509511075

    The pursuit of sustainability has generated lifestyle changes for individuals across the globe; innovations within the arts and sciences, business, design, engineering, and agriculture; historic policies and laws at municipal and state levels; and c…

  • Sustainability

    Sustainability
    av Leslie Paul Thiele

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509511068

    The pursuit of sustainability has generated lifestyle changes for individuals across the globe; innovations within the arts and sciences, business, design, engineering, and agriculture; historic policies and laws at municipal and state levels; and c…

  • Hannah Arendt

    Hannah Arendt

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844658084

    Hannah Arendt is one of the most prominent thinkers of modern times, whose profound influence extends across philosophy, politics, law, history, international relations, sociology, and literature. Presenting new and powerful ways to think about huma…

  • Hannah Arendt

    Hannah Arendt

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844658091

    Hannah Arendt is one of the most prominent thinkers of modern times, whose profound influence extends across philosophy, politics, law, history, international relations, sociology, and literature. Presenting new and powerful ways to think about huma…

  • G. W. F. Hegel

    G. W. F. Hegel

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844657957

    The thought of G. W. F. Hegel (1770 -1831) has had a deep and lasting influence on a wide range of philosophical, political, religious, aesthetic, cultural and scientific movements. But, despite the far-reaching importance of Hegel's thought, there…

  • G. W. F. Hegel

    G. W. F. Hegel

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844657940

    The thought of G. W. F. Hegel (1770 -1831) has had a deep and lasting influence on a wide range of philosophical, political, religious, aesthetic, cultural and scientific movements. But, despite the far-reaching importance of Hegel's thought, there…

  • Democracy

    Democracy
    av Michael Saward

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745623504

    This textbook aims to entice its readers to explore their own responses to democracy's contested meanings; to think actively about democracy as a practice, an ideal and a signifier. It offers to students the diverse approaches, debates, concepts and…

  • Democracy

    Democracy
    av Michael Saward

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745623498

    An introduction to democracy describes its key theories and models.

  • Liberalism

    Liberalism
    av Paul Kelly

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745632919

    Liberalism is an innovative introductory textbook exploring the dominant discourse of contemporary political theory and the core ideas that underpin it. Despite the ubiquity of liberalism there remains considerable disagreement about what contempora…

  • Key Concepts in Learning Disabilities

    Key Concepts in Learning Disabilities

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781848606340

    "A helpful resource for those undertaking studies in learning disabilities at all levels. I shall definitely be recommending it to my students!" - John Boarder, Bangor University"This book provides a valuable and innovative contribution to the field…

  • Wittgenstein

    Wittgenstein
    av Kelly Dean Jolley

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844651894

    Wittgenstein's complex and demanding work challenges much that is taken for granted in philosophical thinking as well as in the theorizing of art, theology, science and culture. Each essay in this collection explores a key concept involved in Wittge…

  • Wittgenstein

    Wittgenstein
    av Kelly Dean Jolley

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844651887

    Wittgenstein's complex and demanding work challenges much that is taken for granted in philosophical thinking as well as in the theorizing of art, theology, science and culture. Each essay in this collection explores a key concept involved in Wittge…

  • Surrealism: Key Concepts

    Surrealism: Key Concepts

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138652118

    Emerging from the disruption of the First World War, surrealism confronted the resulting 'crisis of consciousness' in a way that was arguably more profound than any other cultural movement of the time.The past few decades have seen an expansion of i…

  • Surrealism: Key Concepts

    Surrealism: Key Concepts

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138652071

    Emerging from the disruption of the First World War, surrealism confronted the resulting 'crisis of consciousness' in a way that was arguably more profound than any other cultural movement of the time.The past few decades have seen an expansion of i…

  • Alain Badiou

    Alain Badiou
    av A. J. Bartlett

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844652303

    Alain Badiou is one of the world's most influential living philosophers. Few contemporary thinkers display his breadth of argument and reference, or his ability to intervene in debates critical to both analytic and continental philosophy. Alain Badi…

  • Alain Badiou

    Alain Badiou
    av A. J. Bartlett

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844652297

    Alain Badiou is one of the world's most influential living philosophers. Few contemporary thinkers display his breadth of argument and reference, or his ability to intervene in debates critical to both analytic and continental philosophy. Alain Badi…

  • Key Writers on Art: The Twentieth Century

    Key Writers on Art: The Twentieth Century

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415222020

    Key Writers on Art: The Twentieth Century offers a unique and authoritative guide to modern responses to art. Featuring 48 essays on the most important twentieth century writers and thinkers and written by an international panel of expert contributo…

  • Key Writers on Art: The Twentieth Century

    Key Writers on Art: The Twentieth Century

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415222013

    Arranged chronologically, features more than forty essays by an international panel of experts on art, art critiicism, and art therory tracing the evolution of art from ancient times to the twentieth century.

  • Freedom

    Freedom
    av Katrin Flikschuh

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745624389

    In this engaging new book, Katrin Flikschuh offers an accessible introduction to divergent conceptions of freedom in contemporary liberal political philosophy. Beginning with a discussion of Isaiah Berlin's seminal distinction between negative and p…

  • Key Research Concepts in Politics and International Relations

    Key Research Concepts in Politics and International Relations
    av Lisa Harrison

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781412911849

    From action research to validity, this innovative and informative text is an invaluable guide to a variety of core research concepts in both political science and international relations. Key Features: - Each entry is consistently structured, provid…

  • Key Research Concepts in Politics and International Relations

    Key Research Concepts in Politics and International Relations
    av Lisa Harrison

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781412911856

    From action research to validity, this innovative and informative text is an invaluable guide to a variety of core research concepts in both political science and international relations. Key Features: - Each entry is consistently structured, provid…

  • Fashion

    Fashion
    av Jennifer Craik

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781845204525

    Fashion is everywhere. It is one of the main ways in which we present ourselves to others, signaling what we want to communicate about our sexuality, wealth, professionalism, subcultural and political allegiances, social status, even our mood. It is…

  • Justice

    Justice
    av Harry Brighouse

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745625966

    Justice is a concise and accessible introduction to the central theories of justice in contemporary political theory. The book aims to provide readers with a clear understanding of the theories and the main objections to them, as well as showing how…

  • Power

    Power
    av John Scott

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745624174

    This far--reaching study gives a concise and coherent overview of the debates surrounding the analysis of social power. The concept of power is outlined, and its main dimensions are explored through consideration of various facets -- command, pressu…

  • Key Concepts in Language and Linguistics

    Key Concepts in Language and Linguistics
    av Geoffrey Finch

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781403933911

    An invaluable glossary of significant language and linguistic terms and concepts designed for students of English Language and Linguistics. The book also provides a very useful overview of the subject as well as covering principal figures in linguis…

  • Key Concepts in Hospitality Management

    Key Concepts in Hospitality Management

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781446200681

    "Accessibly written and thoughtfully edited, making it essential reading for those studying hospitality and embarking on a career in the industry." - Peter Lugosi, Oxford School of Hospitality Management "This text is a fascinating read... Roy Wood…

  • Key Concepts in Health Studies

    Key Concepts in Health Studies
    av Chris Yuill

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781848606746

    Key Concepts in Health Studies provides a much needed guide to the central concepts used across the subject, and offers the reader a comprehensive overview of the core topics, theories and debates. Drawing together the fundamentals within the discip…

  • Key Concepts in Health Studies

    Key Concepts in Health Studies
    av Chris Yuill

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781848606739

    Key Concepts in Health Studies provides a much needed guide to the central concepts used across the subject, and offers the reader a comprehensive overview of the core topics, theories and debates. Drawing together the fundamentals within the discip…

  • The Body

    The Body
    av Lisa Blackman

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781845205904

    Questions around 'the body' are central to social theory. Our changing understanding of the body now challenges the ways we conceive power, ideology, subjectivity and social and cultural process. The Body: the key concepts highlights and analyses th…

  • The Body

    The Body
    av Lisa Blackman

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781845205898

    Questions around 'the body' are central to social theory. Our changing understanding of the body now challenges the ways we conceive power, ideology, subjectivity and social and cultural process. The Body: the key concepts highlights and analyses th…

  • Technoculture

    Technoculture
    av Debra Benita Shaw

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781845202989

    We live in a world where science and technology shape the global economy and everyday culture, where new biotechnologies are changing what we eat and how we can reproduce, and where email, mobiles and the internet have revolutionised the ways we com…

  • Technoculture

    Technoculture
    av Debra Benita Shaw

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781845202972

    We live in a world where science and technology shape the global economy and everyday culture, where new biotechnologies are changing what we eat and how we can reproduce, and where email, mobiles and the internet have revolutionised the ways we com…

  • Business: The Key Concepts

    Business: The Key Concepts
    av Mark Vernon

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415253239

    Here is a practical guide to the essentials of business. This book provides everything you need to know about the key concepts and terms, from accountability to zero-sum game. Everything from management, economics and finance to marketing, organizat…

  • Cyberculture: The Key Concepts

    Cyberculture: The Key Concepts
    av David J. Bell

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415247535

    The only A-Z guide available on this subject, this book provides a wide-ranging and up-to-date overview of the fast-changing and increasingly important world of cyberculture. Its clear and accessible entries cover aspects ranging from the technical…

  • Cyberculture: The Key Concepts

    Cyberculture: The Key Concepts
    av David J. Bell

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415247542

    The only A-Z guide available on this subject, this book provides a wide-ranging and up-to-date overview of the fast-changing and increasingly important world of cyberculture. Its clear and accessible entries cover aspects ranging from the technical…

  • Concepts of the Self

    Concepts of the Self
    av Anthony Elliott

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509538805

    This new, updated edition provides a lively, lucid and compelling introduction to contemporary controversies over the self and self-identity in the social sciences and humanities. In an accessible and concise format, the book ranges from classical i…

  • Concepts of the Self

    Concepts of the Self
    av Anthony Elliott

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509538799

    This new, updated edition provides a lively, lucid and compelling introduction to contemporary controversies over the self and self-identity in the social sciences and humanities. In an accessible and concise format, the book ranges from classical i…

  • Georges Bataille

    Georges Bataille

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138908550

    Georges Bataille (1897 - 1962) was a philosopher, writer, and literary critic whose work has had a significant impact across disciplines as diverse as philosophy, sociology, economics, art history and literary criticism, as well as influencing key f…

  • Georges Bataille

    Georges Bataille

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138908567

    Georges Bataille (1897 - 1962) was a philosopher, writer, and literary critic whose work has had a significant impact across disciplines as diverse as philosophy, sociology, economics, art history and literary criticism, as well as influencing key f…

  • Jean-Paul Sartre

    Jean-Paul Sartre
    av Steven Churchill

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844656349

    Most readers of Sartre focus only on the works written at the peak of his influence as a public intellectual in the 1940s, notably "Being and Nothingness". "Jean-Paul Sartre: Key Concepts" aims to reassess Sartre and to introduce readers to the full…

  • Jurgen Habermas

    Jurgen Habermas
    av Barbara Fultner

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844652372

    A rare systematic thinker, Habermas has furthered our understanding of modernity, social interaction and linguistic practice, societal institutions, rationality, morality, the law, globalization, and the role of religion in multicultural societies.…

  • Human Rights

    Human Rights
    av Michael Freeman

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745623559

    Human Rights is an introductory text that is both innovative and challenging. It invites students to think conceptually about one of the most important and influential political concepts of our time. In this unique interdisciplinary approach, Michae…

  • Key Writers on Art: From Antiquity to the Nineteenth Century

    Key Writers on Art: From Antiquity to the Nineteenth Century

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415243025

    Key Writers on Art: From Antiquity to the Nineteenth Century offers a unique and authoritative guide to theories of art from Ancient Greece to the end of the Victorian era, written by an international panel of expert contributors. Arranged chronolog…

  • Key Writers on Art: From Antiquity to the Nineteenth Century

    Key Writers on Art: From Antiquity to the Nineteenth Century

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415243018

    Arranged chronologically, features more than forty essays by an international panel of experts on art, art critiicism, and art therory tracing the evolution of art from ancient times to the twentieth century.

  • Culture

    Culture
    av Fred Inglis

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745623801

    Culture, Raymond Williams once wrote, is one of the most difficult words in language. Since then the concept has become part of our everyday vocabulary; it is used in a variety of different contexts: to describe the behaviour of corporations or crim…

  • Culture

    Culture
    av Fred Inglis

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745623818

    Culture, Raymond Williams once wrote, is one of the most difficult words in language. Since then the concept has become part of our everyday vocabulary; it is used in a variety of different contexts: to describe the behaviour of corporations or crim…

  • Disability

    Disability
    av Colin Barnes, Geof Mercer

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745625096

    A concise and accessible introduction to current social science debates on disability. It chronicles how disabled people and their organizations have challenged the conventional, individualistic and medical explanations for disabled people's individ…

  • Global Governance

    Global Governance
    av Timothy Sinclair

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745635309

    In today s uncertain world, the concept of global governance has never been more relevant or widely discussed. But what does this elusive idea really mean, and why has it become so important? This pacey introduction sheds new light on the issues inv…

  • Governance

    Governance
    av Anne Mette Kjaer, Anne Mette Kjaer

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745629780

    Governance is an easy--to read introduction to an increasingly important concept in political science. It provides a clear overview of how the concept has been used in the sub--fields of public administration and public policy, international relatio…

  • Governance

    Governance
    av Anne Mette Kjaer

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745629797

    Governance is an easy--to read introduction to an increasingly important concept in political science. It provides a clear overview of how the concept has been used in the sub--fields of public administration and public policy, international relatio…

  • The Knowledge Book

    The Knowledge Book
    av Steve Fuller

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844650989

    "The Knowledge Book" is a unique interdisciplinary reference work for students and researchers concerned with the nature of knowledge. It is the first work of its kind to be organized on the assumption that whatever else knowledge might be, it is in…

  • Disability

    Disability
    av Colin Barnes

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745625089

    For most of the twentieth century, people with disabilities have been regarded as 'victims' of their condition and a 'burden' on society. More recently, however, disabled people and their organizations across Europe and North America have challenged…

  • Immanuel Kant

    Immanuel Kant
    av Will Dudley

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844652396

    Immanuel Kant is among the most pivotal thinkers in the history of philosophy. His transcendental idealism claims to overcome the skepticism of David Hume, resolve the impasse between empiricism and rationalism, and establish the reality of human fr…

  • Immanuel Kant

    Immanuel Kant
    av Will Dudley

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844652389

    Immanuel Kant is among the most pivotal thinkers in the history of philosophy. His transcendental idealism claims to overcome the skepticism of David Hume, resolve the impasse between empiricism and rationalism, and establish the reality of human fr…

  • Civil Disobedience

    Civil Disobedience
    av William E. Scheuerman

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509518630

    What is civil disobedience? Although Mahatma Gandhi and Martin Luther King helped to bring the idea to prominence, even today it remains unclear how we should best understand civil disobedience. Why have so many different activists and intellectuals…

  • Civil Disobedience

    Civil Disobedience
    av William E. Scheuerman

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509518623

    What is civil disobedience? Although Mahatma Gandhi and Martin Luther King helped to bring the idea to prominence, even today it remains unclear how we should best understand civil disobedience. Why have so many different activists and intellectuals…

  • Key Concepts in Eastern Philosophy

    Key Concepts in Eastern Philosophy
    av Oliver Leaman

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415173629

    Key Concepts in Eastern Philosophy provides an extensive glossary of the main terms and concepts used in Eastern philosophy. The book includes definitions of philosophical ideas linked to the national traditions of: * Persia * India * Islamic world…

  • Jacques Derrida

    Jacques Derrida

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844655892

    Jacques Derrida: Key Concepts presents a broad overview and engagement with the full range of Derrida's work - from the early phenomenological thinking to his preoccupations with key themes, such as technology, psychoanalysis, friendship, Marxism, r…

  • Jacques Derrida

    Jacques Derrida

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844655908

    Jacques Derrida: Key Concepts presents a broad overview and engagement with the full range of Derrida's work - from the early phenomenological thinking to his preoccupations with key themes, such as technology, psychoanalysis, friendship, Marxism, r…

  • Multiculturalism

    Multiculturalism
    av Chandran Kukathas

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745631707

  • Multiculturalism

    Multiculturalism
    av Chandran Kukathas

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745631714

  • New Media

    New Media
    av Nicholas Gane

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781845201333

    Digital media are rapidly changing the world in which we live. Global communications, mobile interfaces and Internet cultures are re-configuring our everyday lives and experiences. To understand these changes, a new theoretical imagination is needed…

  • Film

    Film
    av Ben-Shaul Nitzan

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781845203658

    Film: The Key Concepts presents a coherent, clear and exciting overview of film theory for beginning readers. The book takes the reader through the often conflicting analyses which make up film theory, illustrating arguments with examples from mains…

  • Globalization

    Globalization
    av Thomas Hylland Eriksen

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780857857279

    For the first time in human history, the vast majority of the world's population is connected through trade, travel, production, media and politics. Ours is an era of ubiquitous mobile communication, economic outsourcing, mass migration and imported…

  • Key Concepts in Teaching Primary Mathematics

    Key Concepts in Teaching Primary Mathematics
    av Derek Haylock

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781412934107

    Covering the key principles and concepts in the teaching and learning of mathematics in primary schools, this text provides trainee and practising teachers with a quick and easy reference to what they need to know for their course, and in the classr…

  • Neoliberalism

    Neoliberalism
    av Damien Cahill

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780745695532

    For over three decades neoliberalism has remained the dominant economic ideology. Whilst it may have emerged relatively unscathed from the global financial crisis in 2008, neoliberalism is now - more than ever - the focus of intense scrutiny and deb…

  • Film

    Film
    av Ben-Shaul Nitzan

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781845203665

    Film: The Key Concepts presents a coherent, clear and exciting overview of film theory for beginning readers. The book takes the reader through the often conflicting analyses that make up film theory, illustrating arguments with examples from mainst…