Public Apology between Ritual and Regret

Symbolic Excuses on False Pretenses or True Reconciliation out of Sincere Regret?

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

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€75,00
$93.00
ISBN13: 
9789042036956
Publication Date: 
January 2013
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Paperback
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iv, 267 pp.
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1570-7113
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86

Edited by Harris Breslow and Aris Mousoutzanis

Cybercultures: Mediations of Community, Culture, Politics, is a collection of essays that critically examine the role that digital media and online cultures play in the rearticulation of contemporary societies, cultures and polities. This volume interrogates the nature and effects of the...
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Volume: 
83
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042035782
Publication date: 
January 2012
€59,00
$73.00

Edited by Nate Hinerman and Julia Apollonia Glahn

This volume offers a selection of articles from authors representing a wide array of disciplines, all of whom explore the following central theme: how can the presence of the dead take life in the hearts of the living? Although individuals die, they can indeed remain “present.” But how? Authors...
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Volume: 
82
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042035775
Publication date: 
January 2012
€59,00
$73.00

Ruud Hendriks

Social interactions of autistic and non-autistic persons are intriguing. In all sorts of situations people with autism are part of the daily life of those around them. Such interactions exist despite the lack of familiar ways of attuning to one another. In Autistic Company, the anthropologist and...
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Volume: 
81
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042035751
Publication date: 
January 2012
€75,00
$93.00

Edited by Avery Plaw

In the last few decades the practice, purpose and the very language of warfare have been radically transformed. This volume mobilizes the resources of a range of disciplines across the social sciences and humanities in combination with the insights of military practitioners to understand the...
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Volume: 
80
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042035713
Publication date: 
January 2012
€79,00
$98.00

Edited by Michael Kearney

This volume will be of interest to scholars examining the relationship between culture and identity, concepts of individual and group agency in multicultural settings, and the effect that our globalising world has on regional cultural systems and local communities. From Conflict to Recognition:...
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Volume: 
79
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042035355
Publication date: 
January 2012
€75,00
$93.00

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
Format: 
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
Format: 
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

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