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    The Rwanda Crisis: History of a Genocide

    By Gerard Prunier

    Paperback Save £10.34 = £21.66

    Offers a historical perspective that Western readers need to understand how and why the brutal massacres of 800,000 Rwandese came to pass. This book demonstrates how the struggle for cultural dominance and subjugation among the Hutu and Tutsi - the central players in the massacres - was exploited by racially...

    Figures of Ill Repute: Representing Prostitution in Nineteenth-Century France

    By Charles Bernheimer

    Paperback Save £7.92 = £18.03

    Ubiquitous in the streets and brothels of nineteenth-century Paris, the prostitute was even present in the novels and paintings of the time. This book discusses how these representations of the sexually available woman express male ambivalence about desire, money, class, and the body.

    Drawing: How to Draw 1: Learn to Draw Step by Step

    By Walter Foster

    Paperback Save £1.12 = £7.83

    Sexuality and Space

    Paperback Save £11.52 = £23.43

    Sexuality & Space's interdisciplinary essays address gender in relation to architectural discourse and critical theory, focusing on the relationships between sexuality and space hidden within everyday practices. Contributors include Jennifer Bloomer, Victor Burgin, Beatriz Colomina, Elizabeth Grosz, Catherine Ingraham, Meaghan Morris, Laura Mulvey, Molly Nesbit, Alessandra Ponte, Lynn Spigel, Patricia...

    Envisioning Information

    By Edward R. Tufte

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    Silver Boxes

    By Florence Littauer

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    Abstract differential equations and nonlinear mixed problems

    By Tosio Kato

    Paperback Save £7.52 = £17.43

    The present article is based on the Fermi Lectures I gave in May, 1985, at Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa, in which I discussed various methods for solving the Cauchy problem for abstract nonlinear differential equations of evolution type.

    America\'s Quest for the Ideal Self: Dissent and Fulfillment in the 60s and 70s

    By Peter Clecak

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    Unlike many other writers, who portray the 1960s as a time of hope, vitality, and activism and the 1970s as a period of deadening self-absorption, Peter Clecak instead offers a more optimistic reappraisal of America's recent past. Pointing out the remarkable unities between these two decades, Clecak forcefully argues that...

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