Books by Publisher: EDINBURGH UNIVERSITY PRESS

    Proletarian Answer to the Modernist Question

    By Nick Hubble

    Hardback £62.46

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

    Sex for Sale in Scotland

    By Louise Settle

    Paperback Save £5.54 = £14.45

    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.

    Straight Girls and Queer Guys

    By Christopher Pullen

    Paperback Save £5.54 = £14.45

    Examines the emergence of gay male and female heterosexual alliances within contemporary media.

    Sonallah Ibrahim

    By Paul Starkey

    Paperback £14.45

    This book provides an introduction not only to the works of Sun'Allah Ibrahim, but also, more generally, to the modern literature of Egypt and elsewhere in the Arab world over a 40-year period, in its social, historical and political setting.

    Trouble with Democracy

    By Gerard Rosich

    Paperback Save £7.54 = £17.45

    By placing political condition of our time in its long-term historical context, this book radically reconsiders key issues of political thought and gives you a comparative exploration of the current experiences of democracy in several world-regions.

    History of Military Occupation from 1792 to 1914

    By Peter M. R. Stirk

    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

    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.

    Expressionism in the Cinema

    Hardback Save £7.54 = £17.45

    An innovative and wide-ranging collection, Expressionism in Cinema re-canonizes the classical Expressionist aesthetic, extending the critical and historical discussion beyond pre-existing scholarship into comparative and interdisciplinary areas of film research that reach across national boundaries.

    Talkies, Road Movies and Chick Flicks

    By Heidi Wilkins

    Paperback Save £5.54 = £14.45

    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.

    Russian Speakers in Post-Soviet Latvia

    By Ammon Cheskin

    Hardback £14.45

    By using Russian-speakers in Latvia as a specific case study, this volume also offers a fresh methodological approach to the study of discourses and discursive strategies. It outlines a coherent methodology to study the evolution of discourses over time, rather than a single de-contextualised and static time period.

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