• History and Literature of Byzantium in the 9th–10th Centuries book cover

    History and Literature of Byzantium in the 9th–10th Centuries

    1st Edition

    By Athanasios Markopoulos

    The studies reprinted here deal with the Byzantine empire between the 9th and 11th centuries, with a focus on the period of the Macedonian dynasty, and include four translated into English for this volume. They reflect both historical and prosopographical concerns, but Professor Markopoulos's…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
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    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Early Islamic Art, 650–1100: Constructing the Study of Islamic Art, Volume I book cover

    Early Islamic Art, 650–1100

    Constructing the Study of Islamic Art, Volume I, 1st Edition

    By Oleg Grabar

    Early Islamic Art, 650-1100 is the first in a set of four volumes of studies by Oleg Grabar. Between them they bring together more than eighty articles, studies and essays, work spanning half a century. Each volume takes a particular section of the topic, the three subsequent volumes being entitled…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
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    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Politics and Institutions in Capetian France book cover

    Politics and Institutions in Capetian France

    1st Edition

    By Elizabeth A.R.Brown

    The nine essays in this volume by Elizabeth Brown deal with the development of representative institutions and monarchial power in Capetian France. One topic covered is that of the evolution of central assemblies, with case studies of the assemblies held between 1316 and 1321 illuminating the…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
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    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Concord and Reform: Nicholas of Cusa and Legal and Political Thought in the Fifteenth Century book cover

    Concord and Reform

    Nicholas of Cusa and Legal and Political Thought in the Fifteenth Century, 1st Edition

    By Morimichi Watanabe, Thomas M. Izbicki

    Nicholas of Cusa is known as one of the most original philosophers of the 15th century, but by training he was a canon lawyer who received his degree from the University of Padua in 1423. The essays in this book analyse his legal and political ideas against the background of medieval religious,…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
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    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Power, Marginality, and the Body in Medieval Islam book cover

    Power, Marginality, and the Body in Medieval Islam

    1st Edition

    By Fedwa Malti-Douglas

    From rulers to uninvited guests, from women to thieves, from dreams to names, from blindness to torture - in a series of ground-breaking studies, Power, Marginality, and the Body in Medieval Islam explores the multi-layered and complex textual universe of medieval Islam. The power of the ruler sits…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
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    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Dubrovnik: A Mediterranean Urban Society, 1300–1600 book cover

    Dubrovnik: A Mediterranean Urban Society, 1300–1600

    1st Edition

    By Barisa Krekic

    This second volume of the author’s studies opens with a new survey of the recent historiography of Dubrovnik, and also contains four items specially translated from Serbo-Croat. The first part deals with aspects of daily life in this Mediterranean city, including analyses of the differing attitudes…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
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    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Fortification and Settlement in Crusader Palestine book cover

    Fortification and Settlement in Crusader Palestine

    1st Edition

    By Denys Pringle

    These studies examine the physical remains of Frankish settlement in Palestine in the 12th and 13th centuries. In recent years the view that Frankish settlement was largely confined to the fortified urban centres and castles, with few westerners venturing into the open countryside, has come to be…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
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    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Japan Illustrated, Part 1: 1934-1936 (6-vol. ES set) book cover

    Japan Illustrated, Part 1: 1934-1936 (6-vol. ES set)

    1st Edition

    Edited by Reiko Tsuchiya

    This is the first part of the complete reprint of Japan Illustrated 1934-1938, the most important photographic yearbook of Japan in the pre-WW2 period. With the advice of Kentaro Kaneko, statesman and diplomat, and Miles Walter Vaughn, an influential American journalist in Japan, it was launched by…

    Hardback – 2018-09-17
    Edition Synapse

  • Japan Illustrated, Part 2: 1937-1938 (4-vol. ES set) book cover

    Japan Illustrated, Part 2: 1937-1938 (4-vol. ES set)

    1st Edition

    Edited by Reiko Tsuchiya

    This is the second part of the complete reprint of Japan Illustrated 1934-1938, the most important photographic yearbook of Japan in the pre-WW2 period. With the advice of Kentaro Kaneko, statesman and diplomat, and Miles Walter Vaughn, an influential American journalist in Japan, it was launched…

    Hardback – 2018-09-17
    Edition Synapse

  • Evolutionary Economics book cover

    Evolutionary Economics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Andreas Pyka, Kurt Dopfer

    More than one hundred years after Thorstein Veblen’s famous article ‘Why is Economics Not an Evolutionary Science?’, Evolutionary Economics is now widely recognized as a highly productive approach offering crucial insights for the understanding of socio-economic processes of change and development.…

    Hardback – 2018-08-29
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Economics

  • Democracy Through Law: Selected Speeches and Judgments book cover

    Democracy Through Law

    Selected Speeches and Judgments, 1st Edition

    By Johan Steyn

    In this collection of lectures and essays with seminal judgments, the author describes a gradual development of the United Kingdom as a constitutional state. Democracy through Law traces the recent phenomenon of the constitutionalisation of public law and analyses the present state of human rights…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge
    Collected Essays in Law

  • Women in Architecture book cover

    Women in Architecture

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sumita Singha

    Including the key articles, documents and reports, and with a comprehensive introduction, newly written by the editor, which places the collected materials in their historical and intellectual context, Women in Architecture is an essential work of reference.The volumes explore four themes –&…

    Hardback – 2018-08-16
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    Critical Concepts in Architecture

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