Literature: Products

  • Friedrich Schleiermacher's On Religion: Speeches to its Cultured Despisers book cover

    Friedrich Schleiermacher's On Religion

    Speeches to its Cultured Despisers, 1st Edition

    By Ruth Jackson

    On Religion is a major text for the development of modern religious thought in the West and its author, German theologian Friedrich Schleiermacher, is remembered as the Father of Modern Protestant Theology, as well as for his contributions to philosophy, ethics and hermeneutics. Comprising five…

    Paperback – 2018-05-15
    Macat Library
    The Macat Library

  • Moses Maimonides's Guide of the Perplexed book cover

    Moses Maimonides's Guide of the Perplexed

    1st Edition

    By Mark Scarlata

    Written by the great medieval Jewish philosopher Maimonides, The Guide of the Perplexed attempts to explain the perplexities of biblical language—and apparent inconsistencies in the text—in the light of philosophy and scientific reason.  Composed as a letter to a student, The Guide aims to…

    Paperback – 2018-05-15
    Macat Library
    The Macat Library

  • Augustine of Hippo’s The City of God Against the Pagans book cover

    Augustine of Hippo’s The City of God Against the Pagans

    1st Edition

    By Jonathan D. Teubner

    The City of God against the Pagans is a central text in the Western intellectual tradition. Made up of twenty-two lengthy books, Augustine wrote his masterpiece over a thirteen-year period during which the Western Roman Empire began to unravel. The first ten books are a critique of pagan religion…

    Paperback – 2018-05-15
    Macat Library
    The Macat Library

  • N.T. Wright's The New Testament and the People of God book cover

    N.T. Wright's The New Testament and the People of God

    1st Edition

    By Benjamin Laird

    Wright’s The New Testament and the People of God is the first volume of his acclaimed series ‘Christian Origins and the Question of God’ comprehensively addressing the historical and theological questions surrounding the origins of Christianity. The text outlines Wright's hermeneutical theory and…

    Paperback – 2018-05-15
    Macat Library
    The Macat Library

  • Erwin Panofsky's Meaning in the Visual Arts book cover

    Erwin Panofsky's Meaning in the Visual Arts

    1st Edition

    By Emmanouil Kalkanis

    Erwin Panofsky’s Meaning in the Visual Arts is considered a key work in art history. Its ideas have provoked widespread debate, and although it was first published more than sixty years ago, it continues to feature regularly on numerous university reading lists. Meaning in the Visual Arts…

    Paperback – 2018-05-15
    Macat Library
    The Macat Library

  • A Short History of Persian Literature: At the Bahmanī, the ‘Ādilshāhī and the Qutbshāhī Courts – Deccan book cover

    A Short History of Persian Literature

    At the Bahmanī, the ‘Ādilshāhī and the Qutbshāhī Courts – Deccan, 1st Edition

    By T. N. Devare

    This is a seminal book, first published in 1961. Over the past six decades, T.N. Devare's work has been widely recognised as a pioneering study to re-discover the glorious heritage of Persian in the Deccan, following the first comprehensive and critical survey completed by the author of Persian…

    Hardback – 2018-05-15
    Routledge

  • The Poetry of Punk: The Meaning Behind Punk Rock and Hardcore Lyrics book cover

    The Poetry of Punk

    The Meaning Behind Punk Rock and Hardcore Lyrics, 1st Edition

    By Gerfried Ambrosch

    Punk bands have produced an abundance of poetic texts, some crude, some elaborate, in the form of song lyrics. These lyrics are an ideal means by which to trace the developments and explain the conflicts and schisms that have shaped, and continue to shape, punk culture. They can be described as the…

    Paperback – 2018-05-14
    Routledge

  • Routledge Library Editions: Artificial Intelligence book cover

    Routledge Library Editions: Artificial Intelligence

    1st Edition

    By Various

    "Artificial Intelligence" (AI) a term coined in the 1950s actually dates back as far as 1943. Now very much in the public consciousness, AI research has fallen in and out of favour over the years. Routledge Library Editions: Artificial Intelligence (10 Volumes) brings together as one set, or…

    Hardback – 2018-05-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Artificial Intelligence

  • The Soft Machine: Cybernetic Fiction book cover

    The Soft Machine

    Cybernetic Fiction, 1st Edition

    By David Porush

    The Soft Machine, originally published in 1985, represents a significant contribution to the study of contemporary literature in the larger cultural and scientific context. David Porush shows how the concepts of cybernetics and artificial intelligence that have sparked our present revolution in…

    Hardback – 2018-05-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Artificial Intelligence

  • Avant-Garde Pieties: Aesthetics, Race, and the Renewal of Innovative Poetics book cover

    Avant-Garde Pieties

    Aesthetics, Race, and the Renewal of Innovative Poetics, 1st Edition

    By Joel Bettridge

    Avant-Garde Pieties tells a new story about innovative poetry; it argues that the avant-garde—now more than a century old—persists in its ability to nurture interesting, provocative, meaningful, and moving poems, despite its profound cultural failings and its self-devouring theoretical compulsions.…

    Hardback – 2018-05-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Literature

  • Masculinity and the Trials of Modern Fiction book cover

    Masculinity and the Trials of Modern Fiction

    1st Edition

    By Marco Wan

    How do lawyers, judges and jurors read novels? And what is at stake when literature and law confront each other in the courtroom? Nineteenth-century England and France are remembered for their active legal prosecution of literature, and this book examines the ways in which five novels were…

    Paperback – 2018-05-11
    Routledge
    Discourses of Law

  • A Mosaic of Indigenous Legal Thought: Legendary Tales and Other Writings book cover

    A Mosaic of Indigenous Legal Thought

    Legendary Tales and Other Writings, 1st Edition

    By C.F. Black

    This book offers an Indigenous supplement to the rich and growing area of visual legal scholarship. Organized around three narratives, each with an associated politico-poetic reading, the book addresses three major global issues: climate change, the trade in human body parts and bio-policing.…

    Paperback – 2018-05-11
    Routledge
    Discourses of Law

90Series in Literature

Product Search