Books by Publisher: EDINBURGH UNIVERSITY PRESS

    Thinking Antagonism

    By Oliver Marchart

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    Paperback £17.45

    Oliver Marchart presents the main features of Ernesto Laclau's ontology and tracks the development of antagonism from German Idealism via Marx to today's post-Marxism. In doing so, he demonstrates Laclau's significant contribution to the current 'ontological turn' in political thought.

    Proletarian Answer to the Modernist Question

    By Nick Hubble

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    Hardback £62.46

    This book argues that British proletarian literature was a politicised form of modernism which culturally transformed Britain.

    Speculative Empiricism

    By Isabelle Stengers

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    Paperback £14.45

    Didier Debaise focuses in on Whitehead s attempt to construct a metaphysical system of everything in the universe that exists whilst simultaneously claiming that it can account for every element of our experience, giving us a radically new way of conceiving the relations between experience and speculation.

    Sex for Sale in Scotland

    By Louise Settle

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    Sex for Sale in Scotland examines the various methods that were used to police female prostitution in Edinburgh and Glasgow between 1900 and 1939, with particular emphasis on the experiences of the women involved.

    History of Military Occupation from 1792 to 1914

    By Peter M. R. Stirk

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    Paperback £21.20

    An understanding of military occupation as a distinct phenomenon first emerged in the 18th century. This book shows how this understanding developed and the problems that the occupiers, the occupied, commentators and the courts encountered.

    Secretaries and Statecraft in the Early Modern World

    By Paul M. Dover

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    Hardback £17.45

    Encompassing a variety of cultural and institutional settings, these essays examine how state secretaries, prime ministers and favourites managed diplomatic personnel and the information flows they generated. They explore how these officials balanced domestic and international matters, and state and personal amitions.

    Talkies, Road Movies and Chick Flicks

    By Heidi Wilkins

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    This book explores a range of popular film genres throughout American history and uncovers the ways that sound is related to the depiction of gender in each.

    Spaghetti Westerns at the Crossroads

    By Austin Fisher

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    This comprehensive study brings together leading international scholars in a variety of disciplines to both revisit the Spaghetti Western genre s cultural significance and consider its on-going influence on international film industries.

    Major Realist Film Theorists

    By Ian Aitken

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    The first collection to address the writings of John Grierson, Siegfried Kracauer, Andre Bazin and Georg Lukacs in one volume.

    French and Spanish Queer Film

    By Chris Perriam

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    Advancing the current state of film audience research and of our knowledge of sexuality in transnational contexts, French and Spanish Queer Film analyses how French LGBTQ films are seen in Spain and Spanish ones in France.

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