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Biopolitical Experience
Biopolitical Experience
C. Blencowe
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:An original, comprehensive interpretation of Michel Foucault's analysis of biopolitics – situating biopolitics in the context of embodied histories of subjectivity, affective investments and structures of experience. Going beyond lamentation at the h...
Bolzano's Theoretical Philosophy
Bolzano's Theoretical Philosophy
S. Lapointe
editor: Springer
ano: 2011
descrição:The first book in English to offer a systematic survey of Bolzano's philosophical logic and theory of knowledge, it offers a reconstruction of Bolzano's views on a series of key issues: the analysis of meaning, generality, analyticity, logical conseq...
Bonds of Blood
Bonds of Blood
University of ...
editor: Springer
ano: 2008
descrição:The history of the Aztecs has been haunted by the spectre of human sacrifice. Reinvesting the Aztecs with a humanity frequently denied to them, and exploring their spectacular religious violence as a comprehensible element of life, this book integrat...
Britain After Empire
Britain After Empire
P. Preston
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:Through compelling analysis of popular culture, high culture and elite designs in the years following the end of the Second World War, this book explores how Britain and its people have come to terms with the loss of prestige stemming from the declin...
Britain and the Holocaust
Britain and the Holocaust
Caroline Sharples...
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:How has Britain understood the Holocaust? This interdisciplinary volume explores popular narratives of the Second World War and cultural representations of the Holocaust from the Nuremberg trials of 1945-6, to the establishment of a national memorial...
Britain in Global Politics Volume 1
Britain in Global Politics Volume 1
C. Baxter; M. Dockrill...
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:This volume of essays focuses upon Britain's international and imperial role from the mid-Victorian era through until the immediate aftermath of the Second World War. Individual chapters by acknowledged authorities in their field deal with a variety ...
Britain Through Muslim Eyes
Britain Through Muslim Eyes
Claire Chambers
editor: Springer
ano: 2015
descrição:What did Britain look like to the Muslims who visited and lived in the country in increasing numbers from the late eighteenth century onwards? This book is a literary history of representations of Muslims in Britain from the late eighteenth century t...
Britain, France, West Germany and the People's Republic of China, 1969–1982
Britain, France, West Germany and the People's Republic...
Martin Albers
editor: Springer
ano: 2016
descrição:This book focuses on helping readers to fill the gap of the little known history between Western Europe and its most important trading partner: the People’s Republic of China. Inspired by the economic and political signifance of Sino-European relatio...
Britain, Ireland and the Italian Risorgimento
Britain, Ireland and the Italian Risorgimento
N. Carter
editor: Springer
ano: 2015
descrição:This book offers a unique and fascinating examination of British and Irish responses to Italian independence and unification in the mid-nineteenth century. Chapters explore the interplay of religion, politics, exile, feminism, colonialism and romanti...
Britain’s Last Religious Revival?
Britain’s Last Religious Revival?
C. Field
editor: Springer
ano: 2015
descrição:This is a major contribution to scholarly debates on the chronology and nature of secularization in modern Britain. Combining historical and social scientific insights, it analyses a range of statistical evidence for the 'long 1950s', testing (and la...
Britain's Imperial Muse
Britain's Imperial Muse
C. Hagerman
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:Britain's Imperial Muse explores the classics' contribution to British imperialism and to the experience of empire in India through the long 19th century. It reveals the classics role as a foundational source for positive conceptions of empire and a ...
British Diplomacy and the Descent into Chaos
British Diplomacy and the Descent into Chaos
J. Fisher
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:Recreating the diplomatic career of Jack Garnett, from 1902-1919, John Fisher reveals a fascinating individual as well as contextualizing his story with regard to British policy in the countries to which he was posted in Europe, Asia, Africa and Sout...