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    OCR Ancient History as and A Level Component 2

    By James Harrison

    Paperback £16.85

    This textbook supports the specification for AS and A-Level Ancient History first teaching September 2017. It covers the whole of Component 2, both the compulsory Period Study and the three optional Depth Studies: Period Study: The Julio-Claudian Emperors, 31 BC-AD 68 by Robert Cromarty and James Harrison Depth Study: The...

    Islamic Law

    By Ahmad Atif Ahmad

    Paperback £20.05

    Introducing undergraduate students to Islamic law, this accessible textbook does not presume legal or technical knowledge. Drawing on a comparative approach, it encourages students to think through the issues of the application of Islamic law where Muslims live as a majority and where they live as a minority, including the...

    Shakespeare\'s Pictures: Visual Objects in the Drama

    By Keir Elam

    Hardback Save £13.54 = £66.46

    Shakespeare's Pictures is the first full-length study of visual objects in Shakespearean drama. In several plays Hamlet, The Merchant of Venice and Twelfth Night, among others pictures are brought on stage - in the form of portraits or other images - as part of the dramatic action. Shakespeare's characters show,...

    Dissenting Words

    By Jacques Ranciere

    Paperback Save £2.54 = £17.45

    Dissenting Words is a lively and engaging collection of interviews that span the length of Jacques Ranciere's trajectory, from the critique of Althusserian Marxism and the work on proletarian thinking in the nineteenth century to the more recent reflections on politics and aesthetics. Across these pages, Ranciere discusses the figures,...

    Politics of Jewishness in Contemporary World Literature

    By Isabelle Hesse

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    An exploration of changing cultural perceptions of Jewishness in contemporary writing. It examines how representations of Jewishness in contemporary fiction have wrestled with such topics as the Holocaust, Israeli-Palestinian relations and Jewish diaspora experiences.

    British Working-Class Fiction: Narratives of Refusal and the Struggle Against Work

    By Roberto Del Valle Alcala

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    British Fiction and the Struggle Against Work offers an account of British literary responses to work from the 1950s to the onset of the financial crisis of 2008/9. Roberto del Valle Alcala argues that throughout this period, working-class writing developed new strategies of resistance against the social discipline imposed by...

    Duchy of Warsaw, 1807-1815

    By Jaroslaw Czubaty

    Paperback Save £3.34 = £25.65

    The Duchy of Warsaw, 1807-1815 is the first academic history of the state established by Napoleon in pre-partitioned Poland at the turn of the 19th century. The book examines the political, social and cultural dynamics of the Duchy and considers its role in Napoleon's wider empire and the politics he...

    Chaco War

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    In 1932 Bolivia and Paraguay went to war over the Chaco region in South America. The war lasted three years and approximately 52,000 Bolivians and Paraguayans died. Moving beyond the battlefields of the Chaco War, this volume highlights the forgotten narratives of the war. Studying the environmental, ethnic, and social...

    Negotiating and Contesting Identities in Linguistic Landscap

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    This collection represents contemporary perspectives on important aspects of research into the language in the public space, known as the Linguistic Landscape LL, with the focus on the negotiation and contestation of identities. From four continents, and examining vital issues across North America, Africa, Europe and Asia, scholars with notable...

    Reverberations of Nazi Violence in Germany and Beyond

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    Reverberations of Nazi Violence in Germany and Beyond explores the complex and diverse reverberations of the Second World War after 1945. It focuses on the legacies that National Socialist violence and genocide perpetrated in Europe continue to have in German-speaking countries and communities, as well as among those directly affected...

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