Books by Publisher: AMS Press

    Lacan in Literature and Film: A Closer Look at Formation of Subjectivity in Lacanian Epistemology

    By Nurten Birlik

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    Hardback £65.63

    Lacan builds all his theories on the central assumption that language is inherently bound up with the privilege of access to the discourse and has its own processes that any speaking being needs to undergo in order to position himself/herself as a member of the Symbolic Order. These processes are...

    The Travels of Benjamin Zuskin

    By Ala Zuskin Perelman

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    Hardback £24.32

    Described by theatre critics as one of the twentieth century's greatest talents, Benjamin Zuskin 1899-1952 was a star of the Moscow State Jewish Theater. In writing The Travels of Benjamin Zuskin, his daughter, Ala Zuskin Perelman, has rescued from oblivion his story and that of the theatre in which he...

    Entangling Migration History: Borderlands and Transnationalism in the United States and Canada

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    Paperback £81.78

    To develop a more dimensional approach to migration studies, the contributors to this volume focus on people born in the US and Canada who migrated to the other country, as well as Japanese, Chinese, German, and Mexican migrants who came to the US and Canada. These case studies explore how...

    The Changing Nature of Eco/Feminism: Telling Stories from Clayoquot Sound

    By Niamh Moore

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    Hardback £80.36

    In its careful account of eco/feminist activism in Clayoquot Sound in the early 1990s, The Changing Nature of Eco/Feminism confounds prevailing stories about eco/feminism, feminism, and Clayoquot itself.

    The Mediterranean Air War: Airpower and Allied Victory in World War II

    By Robert Ehlers

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    Without what the Allies learned in the Mediterranean air war in 1942-1944, the Normandy landing-and so, perhaps, World War II-would have ended differently. This is one of many lessons of The Mediterranean Air War, the first one-volume history of the vital role of airpower during the three-year struggle for control...

    Demographic yearbook 2013

    By United Nations: Department of Economic and Social Affairs

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    Hardback Save £2.49 = £96.46

    The the sixty-fourth in a series published since 1948. This edition of the Yearbook contains chapters on the population size and distribution, the population of capital cities, fertility, foetal mortality, infant and maternal mortality, general mortality, nuptiality and divorce.

    Before They Were Titans: Essays on the Early Works of Dostoevsky and Tolstoy

    By Elizabeth Allen

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    Hardback £65.63

    These ten critical essays, written by leading specialists in nineteenth-century Russian literature, provide new readings on the works from the first decade of ltierary life of Doystoevsky and Tolstoy.

    Christian Reconstruction: R.J. Rushdoony and American Religious Conservatism

    By Michael J. McVicar

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    Paperback £29.10

    This is the first critical history of Christian Reconstruction and its founder and champion, theologian and activist Rousas John Rushdoony 1915@-2001. Drawing on exclusive access to Rushdoony's personal papers and extensive correspondence, Michael J. McVicar demonstrates the considerable role Reconstructionism played in the development of the radical Christian Right and...

    With or Without: Reading Postwar German Women Poets

    By Charlotte Ann Melin

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    Hardback £69.44

    With or Without explores the role of German women's poetry in the contemporary literary discourse of the latter half of the twentieth century. Melin highlights the significant role that women played in the shaping of postwar German poetry as a whole and also their deep engagement with the broader issues...

    The Monk\'s Haggadah: A Fifteenth-Century Illuminated Codex from the Monastery of Tegernsee, with a prologue by Friar Erhard von Pappenheim

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    Hardback £50.87

    "This fifteenth-century Haggadah, with a prologue by a Dominican friar, offers a unique view of contemporary Christian perceptions of Judaism. This edition includes a facsimile of the codex; a critical edition and translation of the prologue; a translation of the haggadah; and essays describing the historical and theological background"--

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