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Bokomslag för Radical Sociality: On Disobedience, Violence and Belonging (Studies in the Psychosocial)

Radical Sociality: On Disobedience, Violence and Belonging (Studies in the Psychosocial)

  • Inbunden
    Engelska

In an original dialogue between philosophy and psychoanalytic theory, this book reflects upon a variety of social formations and their logics of exclusion and inclusion that characterize different relations to otherness. Analysing disobedience, an...

Bokomslag för Storytelling in Organizations

Storytelling in Organizations

  • Inbunden
    Engelska

Storytelling in organizations is a notion that encompasses both the stories that the organization produces and the ones told by its members. This book aims at studying life in organizations using a storytelling perspective. Storytelling is treated...

Bokomslag för Introduction to social anthropology - sharing our worlds

Introduction to social anthropology - sharing our worlds

  • Häftad
    Engelska

Accessible and engaging, with unique first-hand accounts from indigenous peoples, this is a truly international introduction to social anthropology.The book uses a student-friendly approach with clear and engaging writing style. It contains two ne...

Bokomslag för Studying the English Language

Studying the English Language

  • Häftad
    Engelska

How did English become a global language?  What exactly is Standard English?  What do slips of the tongue reveal about language?Studying the English Language answers these questions and many more.  Organised into eighteen thematic chapters, each o...

Bokomslag för Science and Sustainability

Science and Sustainability

  • Inbunden
    Engelska

Indigenous science is often dismissed as quackery or nonsense, out of touch with progress and current events. However, Indigenous peoples have passed down vital information for generations, from which local plants help cure common ailments, to whi...

Bokomslag för Ethics in Professional Life: Virtues for Health and Social Care

Ethics in Professional Life: Virtues for Health and Social Care

  • Häftad
    Engelska

What does it mean to be a good professional? What is the role of courage in professional life? How do we develop the moral qualities of respectfulness, justice and care? Firmly rooted in practice, this book is a timely exploration of the nature an...

Bokomslag för Marketing Literature: The Making of Contemporary Writing in Britain

Marketing Literature: The Making of Contemporary Writing in Britain

  • Häftad
    Engelska

This is an important study of the publishing of contemporary writing in Britain. now available in paperback for the first time. It analyzes the changing social, economic and cultural environment of the publishing industry in the 1990s-2000s, and i...

Bokomslag för Gender and the European Union

Gender and the European Union

  • Häftad
    Engelska

This broad ranging new text provides a systematic assessment of the emergence of gender as a significant issue on the EU agenda and of the EU's impact on gender inequality, both in terms of specifically gender-related policies and the gender dimen...

Bokomslag för Energy & Ethics

Energy & Ethics

  • Häftad
    Engelska

Concepts from justice and ethics can significantly inform energy decision-makers. Benjamin K. Sovacool introduces readers to the injustices and insecurities inherent in the global energy system before presenting an energy justice conceptual framew...

Bokomslag för Mastering Arabic

Mastering Arabic

  • Cd-bok
    Engelska

These CDs accompany the bestselling Mastering Arabic 1. You can also purchase the book and CDs together in a pack (ask for ISBN 978-0-230-01312-4).

Bokomslag för Russian Government and Politics

Russian Government and Politics

  • Häftad
    Engelska

A fully updated second edition of this innovative text that takes full account of the consequences of Putin's controversial return to the presidency in 2012. Clear factual coverage is enhanced by a range of learning aids that encourage students to...

Bokomslag för On Aggression and Violence

On Aggression and Violence

  • Häftad
    Engelska

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Bokomslag för The Shah

The Shah

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    Engelska

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Bokomslag för Modern Social Work Theory

Modern Social Work Theory

  • Häftad
    Engelska

Third edition.

Bokomslag för A Brief History of English Literature

A Brief History of English Literature

  • Häftad
    Engelska

"A Brief History of English Literature" provides a lively introductory guide to English literature from "Beowulf" to the present day. The book is written in a lucid style to enable the reader to engage fully with the narrative and easily understan...

Bokomslag för Islam and the West

Islam and the West

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    Engelska

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Bokomslag för The History of Armenia

The History of Armenia

  • Häftad
    Engelska

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Bokomslag för Social Work and Power

Social Work and Power

  • Häftad
    Engelska

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Bokomslag för Feminist Political Theory

Feminist Political Theory

  • Häftad
    Engelska

This volume provides both a history of Western feminist thought and a lucid analysis of contemporary debates. It offers an accessible and thought-provoking account of complex theories, which it relates to "real life" issues such as sexual violence...

Bokomslag för "Ulysses"

"Ulysses"

  • Inbunden
    Engelska

This collection of critical essays on James Joyce's modernist masterpiece presents an overview of the most recent critical positions and introduces a number of new voices to the lively area of Joyce scholarship. Together, the essays comprehensive...

Bokomslag för Language of Mathematics

Language of Mathematics

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    Engelska

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Bokomslag för Community Work

Community Work

  • Häftad
    Engelska

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Bokomslag för Doing Feminist Research in Political and Social Science

Doing Feminist Research in Political and Social Science

  • Häftad
    Engelska

This extremely innovative interdisciplinary text guides the reader through the research process from research design through to analysis and presentation while at the same time introducing the range of debates, challenges and tools that feminists ...

Bokomslag för The European Union

The European Union

  • Häftad
    Engelska

Third edition.

Bokomslag för Devising Performance

Devising Performance

  • Häftad
    Engelska

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Bokomslag för Redirections in the Study of Expert Labour

Redirections in the Study of Expert Labour

  • Inbunden
    Engelska

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Bokomslag för English - One Tongue, Many Voices

English - One Tongue, Many Voices

  • Häftad
    Engelska

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Bokomslag för Business Research

Business Research

  • Häftad
    Engelska

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Bokomslag för Posthumanism

Posthumanism

  • Pocket

What is posthumanism and why does it matter? This book offers an introduction to the ways in which humanism's belief in the natural supremacy of the Family of Man has been called into question at different moments and from different theoretical po...

Bokomslag för "Tempest" by William Shakespeare

"Tempest" by William Shakespeare

  • Häftad
    Engelska

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Bokomslag för International Organization

International Organization

  • Häftad
    Engelska

Beskrivning saknas från förlaget

Bokomslag för The British Approach to Counterinsurgency

The British Approach to Counterinsurgency

  • Inbunden

The British 'hearts and minds' approach to counterinsurgency was credited with rare successes against insurgencies in Malaya (1948-60), Northern Ireland (1969-2007) and its widely admired approach to peacekeeping in the nineties. More recently, th...

Bokomslag för Scandinavian Object Shift and Optimality Theory

Scandinavian Object Shift and Optimality Theory

  • Inbunden
    Engelska

This study presents an account of object shift, a word order phenomenon found in most of the Scandinavian languages where an object occurs unexpectedly to the left and not to the right of a sentential adverbial. The book examines object shift acro...

Bokomslag för Changing Social Risks and Social Policy Responses in the Nordic Welfare States

Changing Social Risks and Social Policy Responses in the Nordic Welfare States

  • Inbunden

The Nordic welfare states have found themselves in the firing line of post-industrial developments, resulting in fundamental changes in societal institutions at all levels. In particular, changes in the labour market and family, reinforced by proc...

Bokomslag för Social Theory and Social History

Social Theory and Social History

  • Häftad
    Engelska

The expansion of social history that took place in the twentieth century has produced some of the most exciting works in the field of historical studies. As the range of the social historian's concerns has grown, so has the range of methodologies...

Bokomslag för Africa and the European Union

Africa and the European Union

  • Inbunden

The adoption of the Joint Africa-EU Strategy (JAES) in December of 2007 represented a watershed moment in Africa-EU relations, one that sought to 'reinvent' this historical relationship and transform it to meet the challenges of a rapidly changing...

Bokomslag för Motherhood and War

Motherhood and War

  • Inbunden

Traditional histories of war have focused overwhelmingly on masculine narratives of military action, diplomacy, and political maneuvering, leaving the "home front" and private, domestic life relatively unstudied. This volume expands our understand...

Bokomslag för Media Consumption and Public Engagement

Media Consumption and Public Engagement

  • Häftad
    Engelska

Democracy is based on the belief that the media gets the attention of voters. But is this plausible in an age of multiplying media, disillusionment with the political system and time-scarcity? This book, now available in paperback, addresses this ...

Bokomslag för Contesting the Nigerian State

Contesting the Nigerian State

  • Inbunden
    Engelska

In public choice theory, the received wisdom has long been that self-organization is an impediment to collective action, whether via the tragedy of the commons or a Hobbesian scenario in which self-interest produces social conflict rather than coo...

Bokomslag för Capitalist Sorcery

Capitalist Sorcery

  • Inbunden
    Engelska

If denunciation were effective, capitalism would have disappeared a long time ago. But denunciation is never enough. Capitalism is a system that reinvents itself permanently, through the creation of infernal alternatives, alternatives which take u...

Bokomslag för eBusiness

eBusiness

  • Häftad
    Engelska

E-Business provides a balanced, holistic overview of the phenomenon of e-business and its role in transforming organizations. It takes a world-wide perspective and discusses the impact of ICT (information and communication technology) within both ...

Bokomslag för Education, Globalization and the Nation State

Education, Globalization and the Nation State

  • Häftad
    Engelska

In this book Andy Green develops on his earlier historical work on Education and State Formation in a study of education and the nation state in an era of globalization. Education, Globalization and the Nation State offers the first sustained anal...

Bokomslag för Acting in Documentary Theatre

Acting in Documentary Theatre

  • Inbunden
    Engelska

Using new interview material with actors, directors and writers, this book explores the challenges of performance in documentary theatre. Through a series of high profile case studies, Cantrell uses acting theory to examine the actors' complex pro...

Bokomslag för How to Write Your Undergraduate Dissertation

How to Write Your Undergraduate Dissertation

  • Pocket

Unlike any other book this teaches students how to generate their own ideas and develop them into original research projects. Using examples from all disciplines, it not only teaches students how to plan and research using all the qualitative and ...

Bokomslag för The State: Theories and Issues

The State: Theories and Issues

  • Häftad
    Engelska

Broad-ranging in its coverage, this major new text introduces all the main competing theoretical approaches to the study of the state as well as key contested issues in relation to globalization, new forms of governance, the changing public/privat...

Bokomslag för Possessing Spirits and Healing Selves

Possessing Spirits and Healing Selves

  • Inbunden
    Engelska

Spirit possession involves the displacement of a human's conscious self by that of a powerful other - a spirit, god, or demon - who temporarily occupies the human's body. To many, spirit possession is quintessentially exotic, a novelty, an example...

Bokomslag för Time Management

Time Management

  • Häftad
    Engelska

This easy-to-use guide helps students to improve their time management skills. Focusing specifically on challenges posed within a higher education context, it provides practical advice for students at all levels. Concise yet effective, the book's ...

Bokomslag för Spain's First Carlist War, 1833-40

Spain's First Carlist War, 1833-40

  • Inbunden

Spain's First Carlist War was an unlikely agent of modernity. It began with a dynastic dispute between the reactionary pretender, Don Carlos, and the reformist regency of the Queen-Regent and her daughter. But the bloody and unequal demands of thi...

Bokomslag för Europe in a Global Context

Europe in a Global Context

  • Häftad
    Engelska

Rethinking familiar frameworks and exploring new perspectives, this book provides a much-needed analysis of European culture, society and politics in a global context. With contributors from across the social sciences and the humanities, this book...

Bokomslag för Democracy

Democracy

  • Häftad
    Engelska

This wide-ranging text identifies and assesses the main conceptions of democracy from participationist to elitist. It proceeds to consider in detail a range of key issues in democratic theory in relation to which these conceptions can be distingui...