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  • Adam Possamai boeken
    Adam Possamai - The i-zation of Society, Religion, and Neoliberal Post-Secularism

    This book explores the elective affinity of religion and post-secularism with neoliberalism. With the help of digital capitalism, neoliberalism dominates, more and more, all aspects of life, and religion is not left unaffected. While some faith groups are… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • The Palgrave Handbook of Disabled Children's Childhood Studies

    Disabled children's lives have often been discussed through medical concepts of disability rather than concepts of childhood. Western understandings of childhood have defined disabled children against child development 'norms' and have provided the rationale… (Harde kaft)

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    228,95
  • Demanding Energy

    This edited collection critically engages with an important but rarely-asked question: what is energy for? This starting point foregrounds the diverse social processes implicated in the making of energy demand and how these change over time to shape the past… (Harde kaft)

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    125,95
  • Rerouting Galician Studies

    This book-aimed at both the general reader and the specialist-offers a transatlantic, transnational, and multidisciplinary cartography of the rapidly expanding intellectual field of Galician Studies. In the twenty-one essays that comprise the volume, leading… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Margarita Gómez-Reino boeken
    Margarita Gómez-Reino - Nationalisms in the European Arena

    This book explores how the multiplicity of nationalist parties across the European Union have embraced or refused the process of European integration and made it a platform for transnational coordination in the European arena. The author analyzes how opposing… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Judith Naeff boeken
    Judith Naeff - Precarious Imaginaries of Beirut

    This book investigates a shared experience of time and space in the post-civil-war city of Beirut: "the suspended now". Based on the close analysis of a large corpus of cultural objects; including visual art, literature, architecture and cinema; the book… (Harde kaft)

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    97,95
  • The 'New Normal' of Working Lives

    This critical, international and interdisciplinary edited collection investigates the new normal of work and employment, presenting research on the experience of the workers themselves. The collection explores the formation of contemporary worker subjects, and… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Justin Christensen boeken
    Justin Christensen - Sound and the Aesthetics of Play

    This book is an interdisciplinary project that brings together ideas from aesthetics, philosophy, psychology, and music sociology as an expansion of German philosopher Hans-Georg Gadamer's theory on the aesthetics of play. This way of thinking focuses on an… (Harde kaft)

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    57,95
  • Patriarchat im Wandel

    Der Rückbau der Demokratie und des Säkularismus in der Türkei betrifft unmittelbar auch das Verhältnis zwischen Frauen und Männern. Der Band beleuchtet erstmals die Politik und Geschlechterverhältnisse unter der AKP sowie die aktuellen Positionen und… (Zachte kaft)

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    38,95
  • Japan's Population Implosion

    This cutting edge collection examines Japan's population issue, exploring how declining demographic trends are affecting Japan's social structure, specifically in the context of Greater Tokyo, life infrastructure, public finance and the economy. Considering… (Harde kaft)

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    97,95
  • Feminist Ecologies

    This edited volume critically engages with ecofeminist scholarship. It tracks the ongoing dialogue between women's issues and environmental change by republishing the work of pioneering scholars and activists in the field. Together with new essays by… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Traitors, Collaborators and Deserters in Contemporary European Politics of Memory

    This volume offers a multidisciplinary approach to shaping and imposition of "formulas for betrayal" as a result of changing memory politics in post-war Europe. The contributors, who specialize in history, sociology, anthropology, memory studies, media studies… (Harde kaft)

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    131,95
  • Jane Frank boeken
    Jane Frank - Regenerating Regional Culture

    This book explores the significance of the international book town movement and its impact on contemporary society. It examines how book towns have emerged and how their culture and unique characteristics help to explain a steadily growing phenomenon that has… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Theorizing Syphilis and Subjectivity

    This book demystifies the cultural work of syphilis from the late nineteenth century to the present. By interrogating the motivations that engender habits of belief, thought, and conduct regarding the disease and notions of the self, this… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Yulia Nurliani Lukito boeken
    Yulia Nurliani Lukito - Exhibiting Modernity and Indonesian Vernacular Architecture

    In her research Yulia Nurliani Lukito analyses modernity and the construction of culture by the authorities using the images of Indonesian vernacular architecture presented at three different sites and times. She argues that modernity is not solely constructed… (Zachte kaft)

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    43,95
  • Women in the Indian Diaspora

    This volume brings into focus a range of emergent issues related to women in the Indian diaspora. The conditions propelling women's migration and their experiences during the process of migration and settlement have always been different and very specific to… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Mayumi Itoh boeken
    Mayumi Itoh - The Japanese Culture of Mourning Whales

    This book provides an in-depth study of Japanese whaling culture, emphasizing how the Japanese have considered whales and whaling in relation to their understanding of nature and religion. It examines why and how the Japanese have mourned the deaths of whales,… (Harde kaft)

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    97,95
  • The Living Politics of Self-Help Movements in East Asia

    This collection elucidates the complexity of living politics in the 21st century, considering how self-help groups draw on shared regional traditions, and how they adapt their actions to the diverse formal political environments in which they operate. It… (Harde kaft)

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    97,95
  • Marie von Engelhardt boeken
    Marie von Engelhardt - International Development Organizations and Fragile States

    This book addresses a conundrum for the international development community: The law of development cooperation poses major constraints on delivering aid where it is needed most. The existence of a state with an effective government is a basic condition for… (Harde kaft)

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    131,95
  • International Migrations and Local Governance

    This volume provides a comprehensive overview of the role of local governments around the world in the management of the migration, integration and development nexus. Drawing on case studies from the Global North and South, this comparative work fills a lacuna… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Gender and Violence in Spanish Culture

    For the true exercise of citizenship to occur, gender violence must be eradicated, as it is not an interpersonal problem, but an attack on the very concept of democracy. Despite increasing social awareness and legal measures taken to fight gender violence, it… (Harde kaft)

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    96,95
  • Russia's Turn to the East

    This book is open access under a CC BY license.This book explores if and how Russian policies towards the Far East region of the country - and East Asia more broadly - have changed since the onset of the Ukraine crisis and Russia's annexation of Crimea.… (Harde kaft)

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    32,95
  • David Wilson boeken
    David Wilson - Chicago's Redevelopment Machine and Blues Clubs

    This book examines the conflict surrounding the latest redevelopment frontier in Chicago: the city's South Side blues clubs and blocks. Like Chicago, cities such as Cleveland, St. Louis, Boston, Washington D.C., Indianapolis, Milwaukee, and Philadelphia are… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Mixed Effects Regression Models in Linguistics

    When data consists of grouped observations or clusters, and there is a risk that measurements within the same groups are not independent, group-specific random effects can be added to a regression model in order to account for such within-group associations.… (Harde kaft)

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  • Multidisciplinary Perspectives on Genocide and Memory

    This book explores the memory and representation of genocide as they affect individuals, communities and families, and artistic representations. It brings together a variety of disciplines from public health to philosophy, anthropology to architecture,… (Harde kaft)

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    125,95