Books by Publisher: University Press of Kansas

    Ualalapi

    Paperback £17.28

    Disrupt This!: MOOCs and the Promises of Technology

    Hardback £25.08

    is a broader-based critique of the promises of technological "disruption" and the impact of Silicon Valley thinking on an unsuspecting, ill-prepared, and often gullible university community grasping for relevance, while remaining in thrall to the technologists.

    Mujeres en transito

    By Vanesa Miseres

    Paperback £68.91

    Examines in detail the insightful accounts by four prominent female writers who travelled to and from Latin America in the 19th century: the French-Peruvian socialist and activist Flora Tristan 1803-1844, the Argentines Juana Manuela Gorriti 1819-1892 and Eduarda Mansilla 1838-1892, and the Peruvian Clorinda Matto de Turner 1852-1909.

    Fashioned Texts and Painted Books

    By Erin Edgington

    Paperback £66.58

    Examines the folding fan's multiple roles in fin-de-siecle and early twentieth-century French literature. Focusing on the fan's identity as a symbol of feminine sexuality, as a collectible art object, and, especially, as an alternative book form well suited to the reception of poetic texts, the study highlights the fan's suitability...

    Breathe Easy

    By Donald A. Mahler

    Paperback £17.28

    An informative and practical guide to better breathing

    Women in the Museum

    By Joan H. Baldwin

    Paperback Save £2.07 = £27.92

    -Women in the Museum explores the professional lives of the sector's female workforce.---Provided by publisher.

    No Boston Olympics

    By Andrew Zimbalist

    Hardback £22.74

    A play-by-play account of how No Boston Olympics rallied Massachusetts residents to reject an Olympic bid

    That\'s Gotta Hurt: How Sports Injuries Are Transforming the Games We Watch and the Athletes Who Play Them

    By David Geier

    Paperback Save £2.38 = £19.62

    How advances in sports medicine help bridge the gap between the pros and the rest of us, and make sports and exercise safer

    Legalizing Plural Marriage

    By Mark Goldfeder

    Paperback Save £6.12 = £32.88

    Offers a legal and historical context for reforming family law and legalizing plural marriage

    Ethics in the Anthropology of Business

    Paperback £23.68

    Ethics in business is a major topic both in the social sciences and in business itself. Anthropologists, long attendant to the intersection of ethics and practice, are particularly well suited to offer vital insights on the subject. This timely collection considers a range of ethical issues in business through the...

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