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    Genius: History of an Idea

    By Penelope Murray

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    Hardback £29.62

    Focusing mainly on the arts, this book explores the history of the idea of genius, from its origins in classical antiquity to its deconstruction in postmodernist criticism. It examines key points in the development of the idea and looks at what constitutes genius in specific subject areas.


    By R. J. Barlow

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    Paperback £34.34

    The Manchester Physics Series General Editors: D.J. Sandiford; F. Mandl; A.C. Phillips Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Manchester Properties of Matter B.H. Flowers and E. Mendoza Optics Second Edition F.G. Smith and J.H. Thomson Statistical Physics Second Edition F. Mandl Electromagnetism Second Edition I.S. Grant and W.R.

    Truth and Interpretation: Perspectives on the Philosophy of Donald Davidson

    By Ernest LePore

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    Paperback Save £9.14 = £19.85

    Regardless of its particular topic, each of Donald Davidsona s essays is part of a comprehensive progrqamme to address questions about language, mind and action, and their interconnections.

    Feminism and Anthropology

    By Henrietta L. Moore

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    Paperback £17.75

    This is the first book which examines the nature and significance of a feminist critique in anthropology. It offers a clear introduction to, and balanced assessment of, the theoretical and practical issues raised by the development of a feminist anthropology.

    The Russian Revolution 1917-1921: History Association Studies

    By Beryl Williams

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    Paperback £27.95

    This book examines the dramatic and sometimes violent events which accompanied the fall of the Russian czars and the creation of the Soviet nation. In drawing upon the most recent research, especially on the nature of the popular movement during 1917, Beryl Williams examines how and why Bolsheviks came to...

    Greek Religion

    By Walter Burkert

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    This synthesis of Greek religion aims to provide a structured survey for classical scholars and students, and provides an account of a polytheistic religious system. The text builds up a picture of the current state of knowledge about the religion of the Ancient Greeks.

    Studies in Ethnomethodology

    By Harold Garfinkel

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    Paperback Save £0.35 = £18.40

    This is the first appearance in paper back of one of the major classics of contemporary Sociology. Studies in Ethnomethodology has inspired a wide range of important theoretical and empirical work in the social sciences and linguistics.

    The Sociolinguistics of Society

    By Ralph W. Fasold

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    Paperback £36.42

    This is an introduction to those aspects of sociolinguistics broadly described as the sociology of language; the effect of language and dialect differences on society.

    Designing Organic Syntheses: A Programmed Introduction to the Synthon Approach

    By Stuart Warren

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    Paperback £29.46

    Teaches students to use the language of sythesis directly utilizing the grammar of synthon and disconnection rather than translating it into that of organic chemistry.

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