The Leading eBooks Store Online

for Kindle Fire, Apple, Android, Nook, Kobo, PC, Mac, BlackBerry...

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books
Professor Nira Yuval-Davis

Most popular at the top

  • The War that Ended Peaceby Professor Margaret MacMillan

    Profile Books 2013; US$ 11.99

    WINNER of the International Affairs Book of the Year at the Political Book Awards 2014 Longlisted for the Samuel Johnson Prize 2013 The First World War followed a period of sustained peace in Europe during which people talked with confidence of prosperity, progress and hope. But in 1914, Europe walked into a catastrophic conflict... more...

  • Gender and Nationby Nira Yuval-Davis

    SAGE Publications 1997; US$ 75.00

    Nira Yuval-Davis provides an authoritative overview and critique of writings on gender and nationhood, presenting an original analysis of the ways gender relations affect and are affected by national projects and processes. In Gender and Nation Yuval-Davis argues that the construction of nationhood involves specific notions of both `manhood' and... more...

  • The Politics of Belongingby Nira Yuval-Davis

    SAGE Publications 2011; US$ 54.00

    An agenda setting book from a major academic figure in the social sciences. more...

  • Racialized Boundariesby Floya Anthias; Nira Yuval-Davis

    Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 65.95

    Analyses ethnicity as a political, rather than a cultural phenomenon. Written and informed by the experiences of women from different ethnic minorities in Britain. more...

  • The Situated Politics of Belongingby Nira Yuval-Davis; Kalpana Kannabiran; Ulrike Vieten

    SAGE Publications 2006; US$ 135.00

    This collection of essays examines the racialized and gendered effects of contemporary politics of belonging, issues which lie at the heart of contemporary political and social lives. It encompasses critical questions of identity and citizenship, inclusion and exclusion, emotional attachments, violent conflicts and local/global relationships. The range... more...

  • Unsettling Settler Societiesby Daiva K Stasiulis; Nira Yuval-Davis

    SAGE Publications 1995; US$ 73.00

    `Settler societies' are those in which Europeans have settled and become politically dominant over indigenous people, and where a heterogenous society has developed in class, ethnic and racial terms. They offer a unique prism for understanding the complex relations of gender, race, ethnicity and class in contemporary societies. Unsettling Settler... more...

  • Speech Act Taxonomy as a Tool for Ethnographic Descriptionby Nira Reiss

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1985; US$ 102.00

    This study is intended to design measures for ethnographic description including speech acts in an etic instrumental approach, oriented toward an analysis of the functions of communicative events in relation to the ongoing stream of behavior. A revised taxonomy of speech acts is applied to an empirical corpus and is shown to produce a systematic set... more...

  • Metallic Modernby Nira Wickramasinghe

    Berghahn Books 2014; US$ 70.00

    Everyday life in the Crown colony of Ceylon (Sri Lanka) was characterized by a direct encounter of people with modernity through the consumption and use of foreign machines ? in particular, the Singer sewing machine, but also the gramophone, tramway, bicycle and varieties of industrial equipment. The ?metallic modern? of the 19th and early 20th... more...

  • Persisting Undernutrition In Indiaby Nira Ramachandran

    Springer 2014; US$ 129.00

    The book revisits the causes of persisting under nutrition in India, but moves away from the usual focus on women and children to a broader view of the entire population. It estimates the economic losses resulting from ignoring under nutrition in the adult working population and questions the current narrow focus of nutrition interventions, suggesting... more...

  • Microdevelopmentby Nira Granott; Jim Parziale

    Cambridge University Press 2002; US$ 43.00

    This book presents a new process-orientated view of development and learning based on recent innovations in psychology research. more...