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  • Humanities for the Environment

    Integrating knowledge, forging new constellations of practice

    Edited by Joni Adamson, Michael Davis

    Humanities for the Environment, or HfE, is an ambitious project that from 2013-2015 was funded by a generous grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. The project networked universities and researchers internationally through a system of 'observatories'. This book collects the work of…

    Hardback – 2016-11-15
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • The Long Morning of Medieval Europe

    New Directions in Early Medieval Studies

    By Jennifer R. Davis

    Edited by Michael McCormick

    Recent advances in research show that the distinctive features of high medieval civilization began developing centuries earlier than previously thought. The era once dismissed as a "Dark Age" now turns out to have been the long morning of the medieval millennium: the centuries from AD 500 to 1000…

    Hardback – 2008-06-26

  • Unrespectable Radicals?

    Popular Politics in the Age of Reform

    By Paul A. Pickering

    Edited by Michael T. Davis

    In 1988 Iain McCalman's seminal work, Radical Underworld, unravelled the complex and clandestine revolutionary networks of democrats that operated in London between 1790 and the beginnings of Chartism, to reveal an urban underworld of prophets, infidels, pornographers and rogue preachers where…

    Hardback – 2007-12-28

  • George Eliot and Nineteenth-Century Psychology

    Exploring the Unmapped Country

    By Michael Davis

    In his study of Eliot as a psychological novelist, Michael Davis examines Eliot's writings in the context of a large volume of nineteenth-century scientific writing about the mind. Eliot, Davis argues, manipulated scientific language in often subversive ways to propose a vision of mind as both…

    Hardback – 2006-09-28
    The Nineteenth Century Series

  • Engineering Ethics

    Edited by Michael Davis

    This volume is a collection of articles published since engineering ethics developed a distinct scholarly field in the late 1970s that will help define the field of engineering ethics. Among the perennial questions addressed are: What is engineering (and what is engineering ethics)? What…

    Hardback – 2005-12-28
    The International Library of Essays in Public and Professional Ethics

  • International Intervention in the Post-Cold War World: Moral Responsibility and Power Politics

    Moral Responsibility and Power Politics

    By Michael C. Davis, Wolfgang Dietrich, Bettina Scholdan

    International intervention on humanitarian grounds has been a contentious issue for decades. First, it pits the principle of state sovereignty against claims of universal human rights. Second, the motivations of intervening states may be open to question when avowals of moral action are arguably…

    Hardback – 2003-10-08

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