Books by Publisher: McFarland & Co Inc

    Vanishing Bees

    By Daniel Lee Kleinman

    Paperback £20.09

    Takes us inside the debates over widespread honeybee deaths, introducing the various groups with a stake in solving the mystery of Colony Collapse Disorder CCD. Drawing from extensive interviews and first-hand observations, Sainath Suryanarayanan and Daniel Lee Kleinman examine how members of each group have acquired, disseminated, and evaluated knowledge...

    Children, Adolescents, and Death

    Paperback £33.86

    The topic of death and related issues such as grief often begin with questions. When the questions come from, or are about, children or adolescents, they bring an additional component...the fear some adults have of giving a "wrong" answer. In this context a wrong answer is one that can cause...

    War Noir: Raymond Chandler and the Hard-Boiled Detective as Veteran in American Fiction

    By Sarah Trott

    Hardback £54.66

    The conflation of the hard-boiled style and war experience has influenced many contemporary crime writers. Yet, earlier writers in the genre, such as Raymond Chandler, remain overlooked when it comes to examining how their war experience affected their writing. Sarah Trott corrects this oversight by examining Chandler alongside the World...

    Archeophonics

    By Peter Gizzi

    Hardback £19.26

    Soulful and intricate lyrics make this Gizzi's strongest book to date

    Mudimbe Reader

    Hardback Save £1.59 = £79.36

    A prominent francophone thinker and writer from sub-Saharan Africa, V. Y. Mudimbe is known for his interdisciplinary spirit in bridging Western and African modes of knowledge and in critiquing a range of disciplines, from the classics and philosophy to anthropology and comparative literature. Though Mudimbe has been regarded as an...

    Conversations with William Gibson

    Paperback Save £3.91 = £21.59

    Interviews with the author of Neuromancer, Pattern Recognition, Spook Country, and Zero History

    Democracy and its Discontents in Latin America

    Hardback Save £1.46 = £77.04

    Why is there so much discontent with democracy across Latin America? Are regimes being judged by unrealistic standards of success - or is there legitimate cause for criticism? Addressing these questions, the authors explore the diverse ways in which the specific nature of Latin American democracy explains the current performance...

    Hard World

    By Thomas Hauser

    Paperback Save £3.53 = £20.42

    Each year, readers, writers, and critics alike look forward to Thomas Hauser's annual collection of articles about the contemporary boxing scene. A Hard World continues this tradition of excellence with dressing-room reports from big fights, a behind-the-scenes look at Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao, and a foray into the world...

    The X-Files

    By Theresa L. Geller

    Paperback Save £1.66 = £14.84

    A social and cultural analysis of The X-Files focusing on the genres the program employed in its interrogation of American history, politics, and identity.

    Electrical and Electronic Measurements

    By Gopal Krishna Banerjee

    Paperback Save £3.67 = £20.83

    Provides comprehensive coverage of the concepts and principles of measurements and instrumentation, and brings to the fore recent and significant developments in this field. The text also offers exhaustive coverage of different types of measuring instruments and their applications.

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