Books by Publisher: Mowbray

    Latin Stories

    By John Taylor

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    Paperback £15.25

    Latin Stories is an ideal first reader for students of Latin. It offers 100 self-contained passages of manageable length, chosen for their intrinsic interest and adapted from a wide range of ancient authors. Generous help is given, with a short introduction to each story and glossing of all proper names...

    Confucianism in China

    By Tony Swain

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    Paperback £20.05

    This accessible history of Confucianism, or the `Way of the Ru', emphasizes the religious dimensions of the tradition. It clearly explains the tradition's unique and subtle philosophical ideals as well as the `arts of the Ru' whereby seemingly simple acts such as reading, sitting quietly, good manners, and attending to...

    When the Girls Come Out to Play

    By Katharine Milcoy

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    Paperback £17.45

    Filling a long-standing gap both in women's history and in the material history of class culture, this book is a unique and necessary reassessment of the social and cultural scene during the inter-war period in England. By combing over the everyday practices of working-class girls in 1920s and 30s England,...

    Prose Unseens for A-Level Latin: A Guide through Roman History

    By Mathew Owen

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    Paperback Save £0.54 = £14.45

    This volume is designed to accompany the OCR A-Level specification in Latin first teaching September 2016, with practice unseen passages from Livy, the set prose for Paper 1, together with passages from a selection of other writers to support Paper 2, for which no author is set. A bank of...

    UFOs, Conspiracy Theories and the New Age

    By David G. Robertson

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    Paperback Save £3.94 = £28.05

    How-and why- were UFOs so prevalent in both conspiracy theories and the New Age milieu in the post-Cold War period? In this ground-breaking book, David G. Robertson argues that UFOs symbolized an uncertainty about the boundaries between scientific knowledge and other ways of validating knowledge, and thus became part of...

    Astral H.D.

    By Matte Robinson

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    Paperback Save £3.94 = £28.05

    Modernist poet H.D. had many visionary and paranormal experiences throughout her life. Although Sigmund Freud worried that they might be `symptoms,' she rebelled, educating herself in the alternative world of the occult and spiritualism in order to transform the raw material into a mythical autobiography woven throughout her poetry, prose,...

    Wisdom and Philosophy: Contemporary and Comparative Approach

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    Paperback £25.65

    Wisdom and Philosophy: Contemporary and Comparative Approaches questions the nature of the relationship between wisdom and philosophy from an intercultural perspective. Bringing together an international mix of respected philosophers, this volume discusses similarities and differences of Western and Asian pursuits of wisdom and reflects on attempts to combine them. Contributors...

    Gallery Sound

    By Caleb Kelly

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    Paperback Save £3.04 = £18.95

    Sound is an integral part of contemporary art. Once understood to be a marginal practice, increasingly we encounter sound in art exhibitions through an array of sound making works in various art forms, at times played to very high audio levels. However, works of art are far from the only...

    Controversies in Digital Ethics

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    Paperback Save £2.34 = £29.65

    Controversies in Digital Ethics explores ethical frameworks within digital culture. Through a combination of theoretical examination and specific case studies, the essays in this volume provide a vigorous examination of ethics in a highly individualistic and mediated world. Focusing on specific controversies-privacy, surveillance, identity politics, participatory culture-the authors in this...

    Idealism and Christian Philosophy

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    Paperback Save £3.94 = £28.05

    When it comes to contemporary philosophical problems, metaphysical idealism-or Berkeleyan immaterialism-is not taken seriously by most philosophers, not to mention the typical Christian layperson. This state of affairs deserves some attempt at rectification, since Idealism has considerable explanatory power as a metaphysical thesis and provides numerous practical and theoretical benefits....

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