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- Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2011; US$ 93.27
Hauptbeschreibung Die Beiträge des vorliegenden Bandes gehen größtenteils auf eine Tagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Religionsphilosophie zurück. Die erste Hälfte ('Grundlagen: Zur Theorie religiöser Konflikte') behandelt das Thema in sechs Beiträgen aus philosophischer und fundamentaltheologischer Perspektive, und zwar primär mit Blick auf die... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 67.95
Questions of public and private morality, values and choices have become important areas of collective discussion. A key feature of this book is that it takes an ethnographic rather than a philosophical or speculative approach to moral debates. This study examines the contemporary explosion of ethical discourse in the public domain and the growing... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 18.95
Focuses on feminist analyses of race and ethnicity - currently one of the most immediate issues facing feminist thinking. The volume ranges from a study of the social geographes of whiteness in the USA to a variety of perspectives on the break-up in Yugoslavia. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 55.95
Broad-ranging and comprehensive, this incisive new textbook examines the shifting meanings of 'race' and ethnicity and collates the essential concepts in one indispensable companion volume. From Marxist views to post-colonialism, this book investigates the attendant debates, issues and analyses within the context of global change. Using international... more...
- Edinburgh University Press 2005; US$ 119.40
Writing in 1903, W. E. B. Du Bois suggested that the goal for the African-American was ?to be a co-worker in the kingdom of culture'. He was evoking ?culture? as a solution to the divisions within society, thereby adopting, in a very different context, an idea that had been influentially expressed by Matthew Arnold in the 1860s. Du Bois questioned... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 51.95
Mixing theories of the everyday with a range of case studies, this book explains the 'character' of ethnicity, from being a political tool of exclusion, to a source of meaning and solidarity, and the relationship between culture, power and identity. more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2004; US$ 38.00
Combining theoretical analyzes with case studies, this book increases understanding of the internationalization, diffusion and escalation of ethnic conflict. The essays stand at the nexus of comparative politics and international relations, examining the influence on ethnic conflict of the weakening of state institutional structures, the role of non-state... more...
- University of Nebraska Press 2007; US$ 21.95
Where would we be without flattery? Giving flattery light, attention, and care, this title treats readers to hundreds of historical examples drawn from the highest social circles in politics, romance, and religion, from the courts of Byzantium and China to Paris, Rome, and Washington, DC. more...