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  • War Memory and Commemoration

    1st Edition

    By Brad West

    In a period characterised by an unprecedented cultural engagement with the past, individuals, groups and nations are debating and experimenting with commemoration in order to find culturally relevant ways of remembering warfare, genocide and terrorism. This book examines such remembrances and the…

    Paperback – 2019-08-22
    Routledge
    Memory Studies: Global Constellations

  • Poetic Revelations

    Word Made Flesh Made Word: The Power of the Word III, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mark S. Burrows, Jean Ward, Małgorzata Grzegorzewska

    This book explores the much debated relation of language and bodily experience (i.e. the 'flesh'), considering in particular how poetry functions as revelatory discourse and thus relates to the formal horizon of theological inquiry. The central thematic focus is around a 'phenomenology of the flesh…

    Paperback – 2019-08-22
    Routledge

  • Industrial Revolution

    1st Edition

    First published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2019-08-21
    Routledge
    Economic History

  • Slavery and Medicine

    Enslavement and Medical Practices in Antebellum Louisiana, 1st Edition

    By Katherine Bankole

    This study re-evaluates the field known as Negro/Slave Medicine, which has traditionally focused on the efforts of slaveowners to provide medical care for their slaves, addressing the slaves' proactive management of medical care; brutality as a cause of the constant need for medical attention; and…

    Paperback – 2019-08-21
    Routledge
    Studies in African American History and Culture

  • The Cambridge Modern History

    Modern History 13 Vl, 1st Edition

    By Sir A.W. Ward

    Volume 4 of the Cambrdige Modern History series covering the The Thirty Years' War.…

    Paperback – 2019-08-21
    Routledge

  • A Good Master Well Served

    Masters and Servants in Colonial Massachusetts, 1620-1750, 1st Edition

    By Lawrence William Towner

    First published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2019-08-21
    Routledge
    Studies in African American History and Culture

  • The Anthropological Paradox

    Niches, Micro-worlds and Psychic Dissociation, 1st Edition

    By Massimo De Carolis

    This book addresses how the erosion of traditional forms of political association and legal regulation has given rise to a pluralism of "imperfect communities" constantly exposed to the risk of dissolution. These are niches and micro-worlds that are connected through precarious and ambivalent ties.…

    Paperback – 2019-08-21
    Routledge
    Law and Politics

  • Aesthetic Disinterestedness

    Art, Experience, and the Self, 1st Edition

    By Thomas Hilgers

    The notion of disinterestedness is often conceived of as antiquated or ideological. In spite of this, Hilgers argues that one cannot reject it if one wishes to understand the nature of art. He claims that an artwork typically asks a person to adopt a disinterested attitude towards what it shows,…

    Paperback – 2019-08-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • Toward a Metaphysics of Culture

    1st Edition

    By Joseph Margolis

    Toward a Metaphysics of Culture provides an initial, minimal, and original analysis of the concept of uniquely enlanguaged cultures of the human world and of the distinctive metaphysical features of whatever belongs to the things of that world: preeminently, persons, language, actions, artworks,…

    Paperback – 2019-08-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in American Philosophy

  • A Social Theory of Freedom

    1st Edition

    By Mariam Thalos

    In A Social Theory of Freedom, Mariam Thalos argues that the theory of human freedom should be a broadly social and political theory, rather than a theory that places itself in opposition to the issue of determinism. Thalos rejects the premise that a theory of freedom is fundamentally a theory of…

    Paperback – 2019-08-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • The Concept of Violence

    1st Edition

    By Mark Vorobej

    This study focuses on conceptual questions that arise when we explore the fundamental aspects of violence. Mark Vorobej teases apart what is meant by the term ‘violence,’ showing that it is a surprisingly complex, unwieldy and highly contested concept. Rather than attempting to develop a fixed…

    Paperback – 2019-08-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • Trans and Sexuality

    An existentially-informed enquiry with implications for counselling psychology, 1st Edition

    By Christina Richards

    Grounded in cutting-edge qualitative research, Trans and Sexuality explores the sexuality of people who do not identify with the gender that they were assigned at birth. Arguing that whilst splitting members of the trans community into distinct groups might seem like a reasonable theoretical…

    Paperback – 2019-08-19
    Routledge
    Explorations in Mental Health

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