Books by Publisher: Variorum

    Human Rights Discourse in a Global Network: Books beyond Borders

    By Lena Khor

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    Rather than viewing human rights as an immutable and ill-defined entity, Khor argues for the recognition of human rights as a social construct comprised of language and language use. Her case studies of Doctors Without Borders, Paul Rusesabagina and Hotel Rwanda.

    Cultural Heritage of the Great War in Britain

    By Ross Wilson

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    This book examines the heritage of the Great War in contemporary Britain. It addresses how the war maintains a place and value within British society through the usage of phrases, references, metaphors and imagery within popular, media, heritage and political discourse. Whilst the representation of the war within historiography, literature,...

    Shakespeare\'s Erotic Mythology and Ovidian Renaissance Culture

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    Taking cross-disciplinary and comparative approaches to the volume's subject, this exciting collection of essays offers a reassessment of Shakespeare's erotic and Ovidian mythology within classical and continental aesthetic contexts. Through extensive examination of mythological visual and textual material.

    Relating God and the Self: Dynamic Interplay

    By Jan-Olav Henriksen

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    By discussing critically different ways the symbol of God functions in the formation of the self, this book develops a nuanced and original approach to the interplay between God and the self. It suggests that play is actually an important metaphor in order to develop a dynamic understanding of religion's...

    Thomas Salmon: Writings on Music

    By Benjamin Wardhaugh

    Hardback £102.16

    Thomas Salmon 1647-1706 is remembered today for the fury with which Matthew Locke greeted his first foray into musical writing, the "Essay to the Advancement of Musick" 1672, and the near-farcical level to which the subsequent pamphlet dispute quickly descended. This volume is a scholarly edition of Salmon's writings on...

    Thomas Salmon: Writings on Music

    By Benjamin Wardhaugh

    Hardback £102.16

    Salmon 1647-1706 is remembered today for the fury with which Matthew Locke greeted his first foray into musical writing, the Essay to the Advancement of Musick 1672, and the near-farcical level to which the subsequent pamphlet dispute quickly descended. This is the second volume in a two-part set on the...

    Consuming Football in Late Modern Life

    By Kevin Dixon

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    Consuming Football in Late Modern Life explores the phenomenon of football soccer fandom as consumption in the age of late modernity. By centralising fandom within the sociology of consumption, the book examines how this phenomenon equates to a fluid series of consumption activities that are practiced in the course of...

    Human Factors Methods

    By Paul M. Salmon

    Paperback Save £2.84 = £49.15

    This second edition of Human Factors Methods: A Practical Guide for Engineering and Design now presents 107 design and evaluation methods including numerous refinements to those that featured in the original. The book acts as an ergonomics methods manual, aiding both students and practitioners.

    Liberalization in Aviation: Competition, Cooperation and Public Policy

    Hardback £75.00

    The transition from regulated to liberalized industries has attracted a substantial amount of research which can be distilled to three main questions: 1. What are the forces that have given rise to regulatory reform? 2. What is the structure of the regulatory change which has occurred to date and is...

    Albert of Aachen\'s History of the Journey to Jerusalem

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    Albert of Aachen's History of the Journey to Jerusalem presents the story of the First Crusade 1095-1099 and the early history of the crusader states 1099-1119 in a two-volume set. Volume 1, The First Crusade, is a long and richly detailed account of events well known from the reports of...

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