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  • Raphael Okechukwu Madu boeken
    Raphael Okechukwu Madu - African Symbols, Proverbs and Myths

    The problem of final destiny remains one of the most perplexing issues in all cultures. After this life, what next? Deeply researched, this book examines Igbo symbols, proverbs and myths and demonstrates their significance as man's pronouncements upon himself;… (Harde kaft)

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    72,95
  • Raoul Granqvist boeken
    Raoul Granqvist - Revolution's Urban Landscape

    What are the implications of «change» as assessed from a Revolution's discourse point of view? Did Revolution in its Eastern European mode «happen» only to make its once heroic agents «vulgar banana eaters» (Slavoj Zizek)? To what extent is/was… (Zachte kaft)

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  • A Chorus of Different Voices

    German Canadians are generally considered well assimilated, and inconspicuous, their presence in Canada going virtually unnoticed. Scholars over the past decades have struggled to explain this relative invisibility, taking the existence of a German-Canadian… (Harde kaft)

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    54,95
  • Die Welt im Löffel

    Wir sind Allesfresser. Strenggenommen sind wir jedoch mehr als wählerisch, denn selbst das, was wir essen, essen wir nicht mit jedem, an jedem Ort, zu jeder Zeit und unter allen Umständen. Im Kochen und Essen offenbart sich Ästhetik, Moral, Religion,… (Zachte kaft)

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    27,95
  • Wolfgang Mieder boeken
    Wolfgang Mieder - Proverbs

    The book comprises a comprehensive survey of the multifaceted nature of proverbs as colorful expressions of folk wisdom. The first part deals with the definition and classification of proverbs, including such matters as proverb markers and meanings, origin and… (Zachte kaft)

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    39,95
  • Rachel Bailey Jones boeken
    Rachel Bailey Jones - (Re)thinking Orientalism

    (Re)thinking Orientalism is a text that examines the visual discourse of Orientalism through the pedagogy of contemporary graphic narratives. Using feminist, critical race, and postcolonial theoretical and pedagogical lenses, the book uses visual discourse… (Zachte kaft)

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    39,95
  • Chinwe L. Ezueh Okpalaoka boeken
    Chinwe L. Ezueh Okpalaoka - (Im)migrations, Relations, and Identities

    The movement and dispersion of African ascendant peoples around the globe has been historically rooted in struggle and oppression. Whether through slavery, colonialism, or the economic fallout of both, we are always in a state of renegotiating and recreating… (Harde kaft)

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    127,95
  • «Lost on the Map of the World»

    «Lost on the Map of the World» explores Jewish-American women's enduring quest from ca. 1890 to the present to find a home(land) where they can have a Jewish identity and still enjoy gender equality. Originally, many were torn between obedience to confining… (Zachte kaft)

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    25,95
  • Marjorie Mayers boeken
    Marjorie Mayers - Street Kids and Streetscapes

    Street Kids and Streetscapes: Panhandling, Politics, and Prophecies explores the experience of kids living on the street. It is an original, insightful, and provocative hermeneutic examination of street kids' participation in panhandling and the complexities… (Zachte kaft)

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    32,95
  • The Dynamics of Knowledge Circulation

    The book is about the evolution and transformation of knowledge and knowledge systems in the context of cultural contact. The articles take Korea as an example and deal with the configuration, dissemination and consolidation of knowledge in certain contexts of… (Harde kaft)

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    66,95
  • Paul Bowman boeken
    Paul Bowman - Reading Rey Chow

    This is the first book-length study of the groundbreaking work of Rey Chow, whose work has transformed the fields of postcolonialism, cultural studies, film, ethnicity and gender. It describes and explains the features and the breadth of Chow's interventions… (Harde kaft)

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    127,95
  • Representing Gender in Cultures

    This book investigates the concepts of gender and representation in an interdisciplinary and comparative perspective from the viewpoint of a variety of European and North American cultural and intellectual traditions. It contextualizes recent debates about the… (Zachte kaft)

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    63,95
  • Ghana's North

    Ghana's North is a compilation on the region uniting fifteen interdisciplinary articles that provide case studies from the numerous ethnic groups. The central focus is on aspects of adaptation of Northern Ghanaian cultures in view of the rapid change of the… (Zachte kaft)

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    84,95
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  • Lars Schroeder boeken
    Lars Schroeder - Slave to the Body

    Slave to the Body is the first comprehensive study of body-politics in the Old South. The book investigates how black and white, male and female bodies were defined and thereby brought into existence as distinct corporealities. The making and unmaking of… (Zachte kaft)

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    107,95
  • Ethnic Minorities and Politics in Southeast Asia

    Southeast Asia is a region of eleven different states, each having many different peoples, languages, cultures and religions. However, general ideas, principles or rules which can encompass any one particular example or one country are nevertheless possible.… (Zachte kaft)

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    75,95
  • Un-Disciplining Literature

    This collection offers fresh and challenging essays by scholars in law, English and comparative literature, social and political thought, and communication studies. It explores unique angles of vision that allow us to read legal opinions as well as criminal… (Zachte kaft)

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    32,95
  • The New Europe at the Crossroads

    The New Europe at the Crossroads: Europe's Classical Heritage in the Twenty-first Century consists of a selection of essays presented at the «New Europe at the Crossroads» conferences in York, England (1998), and at Teikyo University in Berlin, Germany… (Harde kaft)

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    78,95
  • Markus Hilse boeken
    Markus Hilse - a smile for europe

    Europa einmal nicht aus der Perspektive von Politikern zu betrachten, sondern Europäer selbst zu Wort kommen zu lassen, das ist das Ziel des Buches «a smile for europe», das die Agentur Pleon jetzt herausbringt. Dieser einmalige Wirtschafts- und Kulturraum… (Harde kaft)

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    34,95
  • Ali Mumin Ahad boeken
    Ali Mumin Ahad - Somali Oral Poetry and the Failed She-Camel Nation State

    Somali Oral Poetry and the Failed She-Camel Nation State: A Critical Discourse Analysis of the Deelley Poetry Debate (1979-1980) examines the most expressive medium in Somali culture and politics, that is, oral poetry, in its ideological and discursive… (Harde kaft)

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    84,95
  • David K. O'Rourke boeken
    David K. O'Rourke - Oikos - Domus - Household

    Oikos - Domus - Household: The Many Lives of a Common Word describes historic episodes in the lives of these words, from the Greek oikos and Roman domus to our current family and home. The episodes highlight their function as controlling metaphors used very… (Harde kaft)

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    73,95
  • Probing the Past

    This Festschrift acknowledges the scholarly work of Leo Schelbert and his mentorship of graduate students in the Department of History at the University of Illinois at Chicago where for 33 years he taught American history. Professor Schelbert has specialized… (Harde kaft)

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    77,95
  • Christopher Anne Robinson-Easley boeken
    Christopher Anne Robinson-Easley - Our Children - Our Responsibilities

    Our Children - Our Responsibilities walks the reader through the social, psychological and theological dynamics and rationale for a step-by-step whole systems change model designed to address issues plaguing the African American community and youth gravitating… (Harde kaft)

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    129,95
  • Christopher Anne Robinson-Easley boeken
    Christopher Anne Robinson-Easley - Our Children - Our Responsibilities

    Our Children - Our Responsibilities walks the reader through the social, psychological and theological dynamics and rationale for a step-by-step whole systems change model designed to address issues plaguing the African American community and youth gravitating… (Zachte kaft)

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    35,95
  • Floodgates

    This volume collects papers put together by an interdisciplinary group of scholars from Central Europe, North America, and Asia to explore how the imaginary geo-cultural space of Central Europe has acquired meanings over the past two centuries and how… (Zachte kaft)

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    63,95