Memory, Mourning, Landscape

Edited by Elizabeth Anderson, Avril Maddrell, Kate McLoughlin and Alana Vincent

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€61,00
$77.00
ISBN13: 
9789042030862
Publication Date: 
January 2010
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xiv, 218 pp.
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1570-7113
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71

Edited by Nikita Basov and Oleksandra Nenko

Understanding Knowledge Creation: Intellectuals in Academia, the Public Sphere and the Arts brings together scholars from a wide range of disciplines and cultures and involves them into a multi-dimensional dialogue on the mechanisms of knowledge creation in the present-day society with a specific...
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Volume: 
78
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042034624
Publication date: 
January 2012
€59,00
$73.00

Edited by Helen Vella Bonavita

The papers within this volume articulate the challenges perceived by an individual or a country when its sense of self is confronted by the foreign, the threatening. Migration, exile, and invasion all challenge the individual or the nation to redefine itself and thereby write and rewrite the...
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Volume: 
77
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042034006
Publication date: 
January 2011
€61,00
$77.00

Edited by Anna Fahraeus and Dikmen Yakalı-Çamoğlu

This collection of essays explores the representations, incarnations and manifestations of evil when it is embodied in a particular villain or in an evil presence. All the essays contribute to showing how omnipresent yet vastly under-studied the phenomena of the villain and evil are. Together...
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Volume: 
76
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042033931
Publication date: 
January 2011
€59,00
$73.00

Edited by Nancy Billias and Leonhard Praeg

This volume offers new and fascinating insights into some of the most urgent and relevant dimensions of violence in our time. Specialists from a broad range of disciplines explore some of the reasons and ways in which humans choose to harm one another. The two sections of the book engage a common...
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Volume: 
75
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042033382
Publication date: 
January 2011
€59,00
$73.00

Edited by Robert Danisch

Taken as a whole, this book argues that the very idea of what it means to be a “citizen” in our global, cosmopolitan world is no longer as clear as it may have been for an Athenian democrat of the fifth century BC, a Roman Republican of the first century BC, a British coloniser of the eighteenth...
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Volume: 
74
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042032552
Publication date: 
January 2011
€61,00
$77.00

Edited by Ching-Yu Lin and John McSweeney

Questions of cultural representation and contestation, central to political and ethical thinking after the so-called ‘cultural turn’ of recent decades, have if anything intensified in a twenty-first century of new media, globalization, migration, and ever renewed struggles over identity, memory,...
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Volume: 
73
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042031494
Publication date: 
January 2010
€71,00
$88.00

Edited by Tom Claes and David Seth Preston

This latest edited book in the Idea of Education series, entitled ‘Frontiers in Higher Education’, began its journey as working papers from an Inter-Disciplinary.Net conference held in Budapest, Hungary in 2008. The conference was fortunate in that all its delegates were committed to critical...
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Volume: 
72
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042030961
Publication date: 
January 2010
€67,00
$82.00

Edited by Mikko Canini

The tropes of fear, horror and terror have come to play a dominant role the analysis of contemporary social life. The predominance of fear, as the frame through which we narrativize experience, can be perceived readily echoing across various fields from theoretical research, to the mass media, to...
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Volume: 
70
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042030848
Publication date: 
January 2010
€61,00
$77.00

Edited by Daniel Riha and Anna Maj

This book aims to present how emergent media penetrate all fields of human cultural activity. The content of this volume reflects theoretical and practical discussions on cultural issues influenced by increased adoption of information and communication technologies. New media and Web 2.0 raise...
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Volume: 
69
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042030824
Publication date: 
January 2010
€56,00
$69.00

Edited by Janette McDonald and Andrea M. Stephenson

Hope: What is it? How do we get it? Is it part of being human? Is it something that carries us through hard times? Is it something illusory? This book, which stems from the 4th Inter-Disciplinary.net conference on Hope: Probing the Boundaries held in September 2008 at Mansfield College in Oxford,...
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Volume: 
68
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042030220
Publication date: 
January 2010
€53,00
$65.00

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