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  • Plato�s Labyrinth

    Sophistries, Lies and Conspiracies in Socratic Dialogues, 1st Edition

    By Aakash Singh Rathore

    This original and stimulating study of Plato's Socratic dialogues rereads and reinterprets Plato's writings in terms of their dialogical or dramatic form. Taking inspiration from the techniques of Umberto Eco, Jacques Derrida, and Leo Strauss, Aakash Singh Rathore presents the Socratic dialogues as…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge India

  • Travel Writing in Dutch and German, 1790-1930

    Modernity, Regionality, Mobility, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alison Martin, Lut Missinne, Beatrix van Dam

    This volume focuses on how travel writing contributed to cultural and intellectual exchange in and between the Dutch- and German-speaking regions from the 1790s to the twentieth-century interwar period. Drawing on a hitherto largely overlooked body of travelers whose work ranges across what is now…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Tracing the Borders of Spanish Horror Cinema and Television

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jorge Marí

    This critical anthology sets out to explore the boom that horror cinema and TV productions have experienced in Spain in the past two decades. It uses a range of critical and theoretical perspectives to examine a broad variety of films and filmmakers, such as works by Alejandro Amenábar, Álex de la…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Weimar Cinema, Embodiment, and Historicity

    Cultural Memory and the Historical Films of Ernst Lubitsch, 1st Edition

    By Mason Kamana Allred

    In its retrieval and (re)construction, the past has become interwoven with the images and structure of cinema. Not only have mass media—especially film and television—shaped the content of memories and histories, but they have also shaped their very form. Combining historicization with close…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Nordic Childhoods 1700�1960

    From Folk Beliefs to Pippi Longstocking, 1st Edition

    Edited by Reidar Aasgaard, Marcia Bunge, Merethe Roos

    This volume strengthens interest and research in the fields of both Childhood Studies and Nordic Studies by exploring conceptions of children and childhood in the Nordic countries (Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden). Although some books have been written about the history of childhood…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Parties and Voters at the 2013 German Federal Election

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robert Rohrschneider, Rüdiger Schmitt-Beck

    The 2013 federal election in Germany took place amidst considerable uncertainty over the EU’s economic crisis. Financial rescue packages for several countries required the provision of huge sums. Some EU-members barely avoided the economic abyss. Germany, however, was spared much of the hardship as…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Companion to Media and Humanitarian Action

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robin Andersen, Purnaka L. de Silva

    In this moment of unprecedented humanitarian crises, the representations of global disasters are increasingly common media themes around the world. The Routledge Companion to Media and Humanitarian Action explores the interconnections between media, old and new, and the humanitarian challenges that…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Phenomenology and the Idea of Europe

    1st Edition

    Edited by Francesco Tava

    The meaning of Europe exceeds its territorial limits, and is not fully ascribable either to the events that characterized its history or to the institutions that regulated the lives of its inhabitants. Europe is all this, and yet it represents much more: a political concept and project, a cultural…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Shakespeare, Italy, and Transnational Exchange

    Early Modern to Present, 1st Edition

    Edited by Enza De Francisci, Chris Stamatakis

    This interdisciplinary, transhistorical collection brings together international scholars from English literature, Italian studies, performance history, and comparative literature to offer new perspectives on the vibrant engagements between Shakespeare and Italian theatre, literary culture, and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Impressions of Southern Italy

    British Travel Writing from Henry Swinburne to Norman Douglas, 1st Edition

    By Sharon Ouditt

    Naples was conventionally the southernmost stop of the Grand Tour beyond which, it was assumed, lay violent disorder: earthquakes, malaria, bandits, inhospitable inns, few roads and appalling food. On the other hand, Southern Italy lay at the heart of Magna Graecia, whose legends were hard-wired…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Crisis Elections, New Contenders and Government Formation

    Breaking the Mould in Southern Europe, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anna Bosco, Susannah Verney

    The parliamentary elections of 2015–16 in Greece, Spain and Portugal had extraordinary consequences, bringing repeat elections, unprecedented processes of government formation and uncharted government outcomes. Greece formed a coalition of radical left and radical right and Portugal its first…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • LGBTQs, Media and Culture in Europe

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alexander Dhoest, Lukasz Szulc, Bart Eeckhout

    Media matter, particularly to social minorities like lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer people. Rather than one homogenised idea of the ‘global gay’, what we find today is a range of historically and culturally specific expressions of gender and sexuality, which are reflected and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

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