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  • A Protestant Theology of Passionby Volker Küster

    BRILL 2010; US$ 132.00

    Through biographical sketches of its main representatives and a sample of art works Minjung theology becomes vivid for the reader. As lasting impact in times of globalization and a changing Korean context its corporate theology of the cross is identified. more...

  • Integration durch Wohnungspolitik?by Sybille Münch

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2010; US$ 59.99

    Die Existenz von Nachbarschaften mit hohem Zuwandereranteil wird in verschiedenen europäischen Ländern skandalisiert, obgleich aus wissenschaftlicher Sicht stark angezweifelt wird, ob vom Leben in solchen Quartieren negative Effekte für die Integration der Bewohner ausgehen. Die Arbeit nutzt den Ansatz der sozialkonstruktivistischen Interpretativen... more...

  • Quicksandsby Sybille Bedford

    Penguin Books Ltd 2006; US$ 14.09

    Beginning in 1956 with the publication of A Legacy, Sybille Bedford has narrated - in fiction and non-fiction - what has been by turns her sensuous, harrowing, altogether remarkable life. In this magnificent memoir, she moves from Berlin during the Great War to the artists' set on the Côte d'Azur of the 1920s, through lovers, mentors, seducers and... more...

  • The Faces of Justiceby Sybille Bedford

    Faber & Faber 2011; US$ 16.03

    'Going to law courts is a good education for a novelist. It provides you with the most extravagant material, and it teaches the near impossibility of reaching the truth.' Sybille Bedford, Paris Review (1993) For The Faces of Justice (1961) Sybille Bedford journeyed through Europe to sit in the press box of the courts of law - high courts, low... more...

  • Jigsawby Sybille Bedford

    Eland Publishing 2012; US$ 14.57

    This intensely remembered, partly autobiographical novel, which was shortlisted for the Booker Prize in 1989, describes the childhood of Billi, a girl growing up in Europe between the wars. When her father dies, she swaps life in a run-down German château for an exhilarating existence with her beautiful, talented and unreliable mother on the French... more...

  • A Compass Errorby Sybille Bedford

    Daunt Books 2012; US$ 11.67

    A powerful and merciless book - a classic coming-of-age novel.' Hilary Mantel 'Bedford writes of the lure of the sensual life, the picnics, lobster salad, hock and seltzer and going to the opera, in Italy, in summer . . .' The Times 'A mesmerising writer.' Nicholas Shakespeare 'One of our greatest writers.' Rosie Boycott 'There will always be people... more...

  • A Favourite of the Godsby Sybille Bedford

    Daunt Books 2012; US$ 11.67

    One of Britain's most stylish and accomplished writers.' Telegraph 'Sybille Bedford is the most sensual of writers. No one writes as she does about the smells and colours of the Mediterranean, about the pleasure of food and wine.' Victoria Glendinning 'A writer of consummate artistry.' Auberon Waugh 'An excellent stylist and a splendid narrator . .... more...

  • Rousseau - Die Konstitution des Privatenby Friederike Kuster

    De Gruyter 2005; US$ 98.00

    Jean-Jacques Rousseau ist der erste politische Denker der Moderne, dessen Schriften von der Einsicht zeugen, daß der demokratische Staat seine Bestandsvoraussetzungen nicht selber garantieren kann. Dieser bedarf vielmehr einer soziokulturellen Grundlage, welche für Rousseaus demokratische Republik die Dimension des Häuslichen als integrale Einheit... more...

  • Global Governance on Renewable Energyby Sybille Roehrkasten

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2015; US$ 69.99

    Comparing Germany?s and Brazil?s government perspectives, Sybille Roehrkasten reveals that the ideas on global renewable energy governance are highly contested. In her study, the author sheds light on the politics behind the definition of global governance issues, focusing on two pioneers in the worldwide promotion of renewables and two decisive players... more...

  • La gestion des entreprises socialesby Sybille Mertens

    Primento Digital Publishing 2015; US$ 38.99

    Comment mener un projet entrepreneurial en le mettant au service de l'Homme ? Si elles partagent avec les entreprises « classiques » l'affirmation d'un projet de nature économique et la nécessité de dégager des excédents pour en assurer la pérennité, les entreprises sociales se distinguent cependant très clairement par leur finalité : la recherche... more...