E-books: Humanities

  • An Intersectional Feminist Theory of Moral Responsibility book cover

    An Intersectional Feminist Theory of Moral Responsibility

    1st Edition

    By Michelle Ciurria

    This book develops an intersectional feminist approach to moral responsibility. It accomplisheses four main goals. First, it outlines a concise list of the main principles of intersectional feminism. Second, it uses these principles to critique prevailing philosophical theories of moral…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Ethics and Moral Theory

  • Re-scheduling Television in the Digital Era book cover

    Re-scheduling Television in the Digital Era

    1st Edition

    By Hanne Bruun

    This book explores how the television industry is adapting its production culture and professional practises of scheduling to an increasingly non-linear television paradigm, a testing ground where different communicative tools are tried out in a volatile industry. Based on four case studies the…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Television Studies

  • Ethnic Resonances in Performance, Literature, and Identity book cover

    Ethnic Resonances in Performance, Literature, and Identity

    1st Edition

    Edited by Yiorgos Kalogeras, Cathy C. Waegner

    This volume seeks to weave applications of the dynamic concept of resonance to ethnic studies. Resonance refers to the ever broadening, multidirectional effects of movement or action, a concept significant for many disciplines. The individual chapters exchange the concept of static "intertextuality…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Literature

  • Owned, An Ethological Jurisprudence of Property: From the Cave to the Commons book cover

    Owned, An Ethological Jurisprudence of Property

    From the Cave to the Commons, 1st Edition

    By Johanna Gibson

    This book draws upon domestication science to undertake a radical reappraisal of the jurisprudence of property and intellectual property. Bringing together animal studies and legal philosophy, it articulates a critique of dominant property models and relationships from the perspective of cognitive…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    Routledge

  • The System of Nature: Volume 2 book cover

    The System of Nature

    Volume 2, 1st Edition

    By Paul Henri Thiery

    Originally published in 1984. Paul Henri Thiery, Baron d'Holbach (1723-1789), was the center of the radical wing of the philosophers. Holbach wrote, translated, edited, and issued a stream of books and pamphlets, often under other names, that has made him the despair of bibliographers but has…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Shadow Lovers UK Edition: The Last Affairs Of H.g.wells book cover

    Shadow Lovers UK Edition

    The Last Affairs Of H.g.wells, 1st Edition

    By Andrea Lynn

    Nearing 70, and in what would be the last decade of his life, H.G. Wells fell in love at least three times - once with the much younger Baroness Budberg, and soon thereafter with two well-born Americans, Constance Coolidge and Martha Gelhorn, 25 and 40 years his junior respectively. These would…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    Routledge

  • Modern Advertising and the Market for Audience Attention: The US Advertising Industry's Turn-of-the-Twentieth-Century Transition book cover

    Modern Advertising and the Market for Audience Attention

    The US Advertising Industry's Turn-of-the-Twentieth-Century Transition, 1st Edition

    By Zoe Sherman

    Modern advertising was created in the US between 1870 and 1920 when advertisers and the increasingly specialized advertising industry that served them crafted means of reliable access to and knowledge of audiences. This highly original and accessible book re-centers the story of the invention of…

    eBook – 2019-12-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Economic History

  • Hélène Metzger, Historian and Historiographer of the Sciences book cover

    Hélène Metzger, Historian and Historiographer of the Sciences

    1st Edition

    By Cristina Chimisso

    Is there something important to learn from the history of science about knowledge and the mind? Do habits and emotions play a significant role in science? To what extent do present concerns and knowledge distort our understanding of past texts and practices? These are crucial questions in current…

    eBook – 2019-12-05
    Routledge
    Science, Technology and Culture, 1700-1945

  • Soft Power With Chinese Characteristics: China’s Campaign for Hearts and Minds book cover

    Soft Power With Chinese Characteristics

    China’s Campaign for Hearts and Minds, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kingsley Edney, Stanley Rosen, Ying Zhu

    This book examines the Chinese Communist Party’s attempts to improve China’s image around the world, thereby increasing its "soft power." This soft, attractive form of power is crucial if China is to avoid provoking an international backlash against its growing military and economic might. The…

    eBook – 2019-12-05
    Routledge

  • Memories of Utopia: The Revision of Histories and Landscapes in Late Antiquity book cover

    Memories of Utopia

    The Revision of Histories and Landscapes in Late Antiquity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bronwen Neil, Kosta Simic

    These essays examine how various communities remembered and commemorated their shared past through the lens of utopia and its corollary, dystopia, providing a framework for the reinterpretation of rapidly changing religious, cultural, and political realities of the turbulent period from 300 to 750…

    eBook – 2019-12-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Monographs in Classical Studies

  • Ancient Fairy and Folk Tales: An Anthology book cover

    Ancient Fairy and Folk Tales

    An Anthology, 1st Edition

    By Graham Anderson

    This anthology explores the multitude of evidence for recognisable fairy tales drawn from sources in the much older cultures of the ancient world, appearing much earlier than the 17th century where awareness of most fairy tales tends to begin. It presents versions of Cinderella, The Emperor’s New…

    eBook – 2019-12-05
    Routledge

  • Geopoetics in Practice book cover

    Geopoetics in Practice

    1st Edition

    Edited by Eric Magrane, Linda Russo, Sarah de Leeuw, Craig Santos Perez

    This breakthrough book examines dynamic intersections of poetics and geography. Gathering the essays of an international cohort whose work converges at the crossroads of poetics and the material world, Geopoetics in Practice offers insights into poetry, place, ecology, and writing the world through…

    eBook – 2019-12-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Culture, Space and Identity

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