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  • Ernst Jünger’s Philosophy of Technology

    Heidegger and the Poetics of the Anthropocene

    By Vincent Blok

    This book examines the work of Ernst Jünger and its effect on the development of Martin Heidegger’s influential philosophy of technology. Vincent Blok offers a unique treatment of Jünger’s philosophy and his conception of the age of technology, in which both world and man appear in terms of their…

    Hardback – 2017-05-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Philosophy

  • Birds and Creaturely Hierarchies in Renaissance Literature

    Shakespeare, Descartes, and Animal Studies

    By Rebecca Ann Bach

    This book explores how humans in the Renaissance lived with, attended to, and considered the minds, feelings, and sociality of other creatures. It examines how Renaissance literature and natural history display an unequal creaturely world: all creatures were categorized hierarchically. However,…

    Hardback – 2017-05-05 
    Routledge
    Perspectives on the Non-Human in Literature and Culture

  • Empires of Print

    Adventure Fiction in the Magazines, 1899-1919

    By Patrick Scott Belk

    At the turn of the twentieth century, the publishing industries in Britain and the United States underwent dramatic expansions and reorganization that brought about an increased traffic in books and periodicals around the world. Focusing on adventure fiction published from 1899 to 1919, Patrick…

    Hardback – 2017-05-05 
    Routledge

  • Arabic Literature for the Classroom

    Teaching Methods, Theories, Themes and Texts

    Edited by Mushin J al-Musawi

    Arabic Literature for the Classroom argues for a more visible presence of Arabic within the humanities and social sciences, stressing the need to make Arabic literature available as a world literature, without damaging its own distinctive characteristics. The nineteen chapters which make up this…

    Paperback – 2017-05-05 
    Routledge

  • The Heart of the Film

    Writing Love Stories in Screenplays

    By Cynthia Whitcomb

    Most movies include a love story, whether it is the central story or a subplot, and knowing how to write a believable relationship is essential to any writer's skill set. Discover the rules and laws of nature at play in a compelling love story and learn and master them. Broken into four…

    Paperback – 2017-05-04 
    Focal Press

  • The Gamin de Paris in Nineteenth-Century Visual Culture

    Delacroix, Hugo, and the French Social Imaginary

    By Marilyn R. Brown

    The revolutionary boy at the barricades was memorably envisioned in Eugène Delacroix’s painting Liberty Leading the People (1830) and Victor Hugo’s novel Les Misérables (1862). Over the course of the nineteenth century, images of the Paris urchin entered the collective social imaginary as cultural…

    Hardback – 2017-05-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Art History

  • The Routledge Research Companion to the Works of Sor Juana Inéz de la Cruz

    Edited by Emilie Bergmann, Stacey Schlau

    Called by her contemporaries 'The Tenth Muse,' Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz (1648-1695) has continued to stir both popular and scholarly imaginations. While generations of Mexican schoolchildren have memorized her satirical verses, only since the 1970s has her writing received consistent scholarly…

    Hardback – 2017-05-03 
    Routledge

  • Liberalizing Contracts

    Nineteenth Century Promises Through Literature, Law and History’

    By Anat Rosenberg

    Contract reached its highpoint as a conceptual tool in the Victorian era, when historical frameworks, from feudalism to religion, lost their power to delineate social relations. As Victorians negotiated the unsettled balances of their sense of constraints and possibilities in this era of change,…

    Hardback – 2017-05-01 
    Routledge
    Discourses of Law

  • Women's University Narratives, 1890-1945, Part II

    Key Texts

    By Anna Bogen

    The years 1890-1945 saw an unprecedented outpouring of fiction focused on British university life, much of it reflecting the drastic change that had swept through the higher education system in the late nineteenth century. Among these narratives, a significant subgroup focused on the lives of women…

    Hardback – 2017-05-01 
    Routledge

  • Women's University Narratives, 1890–1945, Part II

    Volume II: Key Texts

    By Anna Bogen

    The years 1890-1945 saw an unprecedented outpouring of fiction focused on British university life, much of it reflecting the drastic change that had swept through the higher education system in the late nineteenth century. Among these narratives, a significant subgroup focused on the lives of women…

    Hardback – 2017-05-01 
    Routledge

  • Women's University Narratives, 1890–1945, Part II

    Volume I: Key Texts

    By Anna Bogen

    The years 1890-1945 saw an unprecedented outpouring of fiction focused on British university life, much of it reflecting the drastic change that had swept through the higher education system in the late nineteenth century. Among these narratives, a significant subgroup focused on the lives of women…

    Hardback – 2017-05-01 
    Routledge

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