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Oxford University Press, UK

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  • Opposing Europe?, 1by Aleks Szczerbiak; Paul Taggart

    Oxford University Press, UK 2008; US$ 98.99 US$ 85.13

    This ground-breaking, state-of-the-art book provides the first comprehensive review of Euroscepticism in contemporary European politics. Leading scholars address the strength and breadth of Euroscepticism across a range of EU member and candidate states, and draw out comparative lessons on the nature of political parties, party systems, and the domestic... more...

  • Quantum Gravityby Claus Kiefer

    Oxford University Press, UK 2007; US$ 119.99 US$ 103.19

    Quantum theory and Einstein's theory of relativity are at the centre of modern theoretical physics, yet, the consistent unification of both theories is still elusive. This book offers an up-to-date introduction into the attempts to construct a unified theory of "quantum gravity". - ;The search for a quantum theory of the gravitational... more...

  • The Meaning of Lifeby Terry Eagleton

    Oxford University Press, UK 2007; US$ 8.95 US$ 7.70

    We have all wondered about the meaning of life. But is there an answer? And do we even really know what we're asking? Terry Eagleton takes a stimulating and quirky look at this most compelling of questions: at the answers explored in philosophy and literature; at the crisis of meaning in modern times; and suggests his own solution to how we might... more...

  • Walking the Streets of Eighteenth-Century Londonby Clare Brant; Susan E. Whyman

    Oxford University Press, UK 2007; US$ 44.99 US$ 38.69

    This book will entertain and inform all who are interested in literature, history, and the city of London. Readers will take a walk along the dirty, crowded, and fascinating streets of eighteenth-century London in an unusual way. Nine experts offer accessible and stimulating interpretations of John Gay's poem Trivia: or the Art of Walking the Streets... more...

  • Antisemitismby Steven Beller

    Oxford University Press, UK 2007; US$ 7.99 US$ 6.87

    Antisemitism has been a chillingly persistent presence throughout the last millennium, culminating in the dark apogee of the Holocaust. Steven Beller examines and untangles the history of the phenomenon: from medieval religious conflict, to its growth as a political and ideological movement in the 19th century, and 'new' antisemitism today.... more...

  • Geopoliticsby Klaus Dodds

    Oxford University Press, UK 2007; US$ 9.99 US$ 8.59

    Geopolitics is a way of looking at the world: one that considers the links between political power, geography, and cultural diversity. Using examples ranging from historical maps and 007 films to the rhetoric of political leaders, Klaus Dodds shows why, for a full understanding of contemporary global politics, it is essential to be geopolitical. -... more...

  • Human Rightsby Andrew Clapham

    Oxford University Press, UK 2007; US$ 7.99 US$ 6.87

    What are our human rights? What are their philosophical justifications and historical origins? Focusing on highly topical issues such as torture, arbitrary detention, privacy, and discrimination, this Very Short Introduction will help readers to understand for themselves the controversies and complexities behind this vitally relevant issue. - ;Today... more...

  • Lawby Raymond Wacks

    Oxford University Press, UK 2008; US$ 7.99 US$ 6.87

    Law touches every aspect of our daily lives, and yet the main concepts, terms, and processes of the legal system remain obscure to many. This Very Short Introduction provides a clear, jargon-free account of modern legal systems, explaining how the law works both in the Western tradition and around the world. - ;Law underlies our society - it protects... more...

  • Christopher Wrenby Kerry Downes

    Oxford University Press, UK 2007; US$ 6.99 US$ 6.01

    Definitive, concise, and very interesting... From William Shakespeare to Winston Churchill, the Very Interesting People series provides authoritative bite-sized biographies of Britain's most fascinating historical figures - people whose influence and importance have stood the test of time. Each book in the series is based upon the biographical... more...

  • Adam Bedeby George Eliot

    Oxford University Press, UK 2008; US$ 399.00 US$ 343.14

    Pretty Hetty Sorrel is loved by the village carpenter Adam Bede, but her head is turned by the attentions of the fickle young squire. His dalliance with the dairymaid affects the lives of many in their small rural community. This new edition of Eliot's pioneering classic of social realism uses the definitive Clarendon text. - ;'Our deeds carry... more...