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- NYU Press 2013; US$ 29.00
History helps us understand change, provides clues to our own identity, and hones our moral sense. But history is not a stand-alone discipline. Indeed, its own history is incomplete without recognition of its debt to its companions in the humane and social sciences. In Clio among the Muses , noted historiographer Peter Charles Hoffer relates... more...
- Boydell & Brewer 2013; US$ 80.00
The latest historical and interdisciplinary research on the early and central Middle Ages, focussing on the the Anglo-Saxon, Anglo-Norman, and Angevin worlds. Topics considered include the role of material objects in Orderic Vitalis's History; landholding and service in England after the Norman Conquest; and self-flagellation in eleventh-century... more...
- Wiley 2013; US$ 15.50
Spannend und ergreifend, blutig und leidenschaftlich, geschickt verwoben und stringent; die größte Erzählung aller Zeiten: Die deutsche Geschichte; sie musste nur aufgeschrieben werden. Christian v. Ditfurth nimmt Sie mit auf eine Reise zu wilden Horden, Königen, Kaisern, Ketzern und Kriegen. Er erzählt eine Geschichte von... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 67.95
This accessible text provides a comparative perspective on racism in Europe as experienced and exhibited by young people. It offers a clear analysis of the causes of racism and nationalism and examines public policies designed to have a positive effect.; This book is intended as a supplementary text for undergraduate and postgraduate students in social... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 62.99
. Why Bother With History? argues for an increasingly important role for a revitalised historical study. Examining the motivations of past historians, the author rejects the ancient aspiration to a 'history for its own sake' and argues that historians' importance lies in their own adoption of a moral standpoint, from which a story of the past... more...
- Wallstein Verlag 2013; US$ 12.66
Hauptbeschreibung Angesichts der Vielfalt und Unversöhnlichkeit geschichtlicher Erfahrungsräume im ausgehenden 20. und beginnenden 21. Jahrhundert stellt sich die Frage, wie die Geschichte noch als einheitliche Wirklichkeit gedacht werden kann. Der geschichtstheoretische Entwurf, der darauf eine Antwort gibt, schreibt den historischen Ereignissen... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 134.95
The essays in this volume look at questions of Norman traditions in some of the peripheral Norman dominions. Divided into two sections, the volume begins with eight chapters focusing on Norman Sicily. These essays demonstrate both the degree of cultural intermingling that made this kingdom an extraordinary paradigm in this regard, and how the Normans... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 29.95
The Routledge Guide to Interviewing sets out a well-tested and practical approach and methodology: what works, difficulties and dangers to avoid and key questions which must be answered before you set out. Background methodological issues and arguments are considered and drawn upon but the focus is on what is ethical, legally acceptable and productive:... more...
- I.B.Tauris 2013; US$ 44.00
Saudi Arabia is generally and justifiably viewed as a country with some of the fewest democratic institutions and the weakest traditions of pluralism. It is therefore surprising to learn that at least in one corner of the Saudi world, there can be found a plurality of opinions and lively debate. Jörg Matthias Determann brings this element to light... more...
- Boydell & Brewer 2013; US$ 99.00
This book examines three different groups of women - in coal mining communities, in inshore fishing communities and in agricultural labour. It demonstrates how the work these groups undertook was fundamental in shaping their experiences as women in different ways and shows that women's experiences varied within class as well as between classes.... more...