Promoting and Producing Evil

Second Edition

Edited by Nancy Billias

Status: 
€88,00
$109.00
ISBN13: 
9789042029392
Publication Date: 
January 2011
Format: 
Paperback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
xvii, 303 pp.
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ISSN: 
1570-7113
Volume: 
63

Monika dos Santos, University of South Africa

Jean-François Pelletier, University of Montreal

This book describes how the societal understandings of madness are central to the problem of mental illness, and how this has far reaching effects on those who are said to have a mental disorder, how they perceive themselves, and treatment.
Series: 
Volume: 
96
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004350786
Expected: 
January 2018
€49,00
$57.00

Susan DiVietro, Trinity College
Jordan Kiper, University of Connecticut

This interdisciplinary, empirical and theoretical approach to forgiveness and revenge considers the roles of truth, restitution and ritual in the promotion of forgiveness and deterrence of revenge in multiple contexts.
Series: 
Volume: 
95
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004350779
Expected: 
January 2018
€49,00
$57.00

Edited by Rebeccah J. Nelems, University of Victoria and LJ (Nic) Theo, Cape Peninsula University of Technology

By critically exploring interdisciplinary perspectives on empathy, this dialogical volumeExploring Empathy aims to generate deeper thinking about what is at stake in discussions and practices of empathy in the 21st century.
Series: 
Volume: 
92
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004350748
E-ISBN: 
9789004360846
Publication date: 
November 2017
€49,00
$57.00

Kristen Wright, The Catholic University of America

Looking across genres, subjects, and periods, this book examines what our conflicted reaction of both desire and disgust tells us about monsters and their role in human culture
Series: 
Volume: 
91
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004350731
Expected: 
January 2018
€49,00
$57.00

Melissa Dearey, University of Hull, Roger Davis, University of Calgary, and Susana Nicolás, University of Almeria

Mischievous, beguiling, seductive, lascivious, unruly, carping, vengeful and manipulative – from the Disney princess to the murderous Medea, the articles in Re-visiting Female Evil grapple with our understanding of what it is to be and do evil femininities.
Series: 
Volume: 
90
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004350397
E-ISBN: 
9789004350816
Publication date: 
September 2017
€49,00
$57.00
Dislocating Globality: Deterritorialization, Difference and Resistance offers a broad panorama of critical approaches to globalization and its effects analysing it both on a theoretical level, and basing the analysis in using cases from different parts of the world.
Series: 
Volume: 
89
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004304048
E-ISBN: 
9789004304055
Publication date: 
November 2015
€79,00
$102.00

Edited by Marion Näser-Lather, Philipps University Marburg and Christoph Neubert, University of Paderborn

Traffic: Media as Infrastructures and Cultural Practices presents texts by international media and cultural scholars that address the relationship between symbolic and infrastructural dimensions of media, analysing traffic in terms of media ecology, as epistemological principle, and as (trans-...
Series: 
Volume: 
88
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004299801
E-ISBN: 
9789004298774
Publication date: 
September 2015
€51,00
$64.00

Vera B. Profit

This book provides an literary and psychological definition of human evil by analyzing Friedrich Dürrenmatt’s Der Verdacht and Oscar Wilde’s The Picture of Dorian Gray.
Series: 
Volume: 
87
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042038721
Publication date: 
January 2014
€53,00
$68.00

Edited by Daniël Cuypers, Daniel Janssen, Jacques Haers and Barbara Segaert

Since the 1990s we witness a rise in public apologies. Are we living in the ‘Age of Apology’? ...
Series: 
Volume: 
86
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042036956
Publication date: 
January 2013
€75,00
$93.00

Edited by Daniel Riha

The content of this volume reflects theoretical and practical discussions on cultural issues influenced by increased adoption of information and communication technologies. The penetration of new forms of communication, such as online social networking, internet video-casting, and massive online...
Series: 
Volume: 
85
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042035836
Publication date: 
January 2012
€93,00
$114.00

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