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- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2015; US$ 109.95
This book highlights the strengths and benefits from new cultural networking practices but also the challenges and issues that arise, how these could be addressed and what lessons can be learnt. It also sets out to answer the questions how. How can we leverage the power of cross-border cultural networks in a contested place such as Europe... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2015; US$ 35.99
An accessible and entertaining story of Egypt?s archaeology, this book covers the hand axes of Homo erectus to the latest findings from KV5; all while considering the backdrop of Egypt's history, culture, and national heritage. more...
- The University Press of Kentucky 2015; US$ 50.00
The Prussian School of History first predicted and advocated, then celebrated and defended, the unification of Germany by Prussia. Experts in German historiography and the history of German liberalism have often complained about the lack of a book, in any language, that traces the origins and explains the ideas of this school of history. Here is that... more...
- Columbia University Press 2015; US$ 34.99
François Hartog explores crucial moments of change in society?s “regimes of historicity? or its way of relating to the past, present, and future. Inspired by Arendt, Koselleck, and Ricoeur, Hartog analyzes a broad range of texts, positioning the The Odyssey as a work on the threshold of a historical consciousness and then contrasting it against an... more...
- Pan Stanford 2015; US$ 149.95
Interferometric observations need snapshots of very high time resolution of the order of (i) frame integration of about 100 Hz or (ii) photon-recording rates of several megahertz (MHz). Detectors play a key role in astronomical observations, and since the explanation of the photoelectric effect by Albert Einstein, the technology has evolved rather... more...
South-South Educational Migration, Humanitarianism and Development: Views from Cuba, North Africa and the Middle EastTaylor and Francis 2015; US$ 135.00
This ground-breaking book is one of the first to analyse the important phenomenon of South-South educational migration for refugees. It focuses particularly on South-South scholarship programmes in Cuba and Libya, which have granted free education to children, adolescents and young adults from two of the world?s most protracted refugee situations:... more...
- De Gruyter 2015; US$ 0.00
Young people communicate through social networks, and seek information and opinion online. They participate publicly in real-time social debates. These radical changes in their life worlds have implications for their views of history and for the collective historical culture. Thus, historical instruction is facing entirely new challenges.... more...
- Lexington Books 2014; US$ 119.99
This book provides a comprehensive analysis of the foundations of the European integration process through the lenses of the three major European powers: France, Germany, and Britain. It shows the predicaments, but also the potential the European integration process has for the future against the background of its foundation history. more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2014; US$ 38.99
This compelling history explores the conflict that defined world politics for decades. Focusing on European actors and events, Gilbert emphasizes the Cold War?s central role in the postwar development of the continent. Fast-paced and readable, this political, intellectual, and social history illuminates a conflict that continues to resonate. more...
- Verlag Friedrich Pustet 2014; US$ 23.45
Europa hat im 20. Jahrhundert eine Reihe unterschiedlicher Kooperationsmodelle erlebt. Ausgehend von Richard Coudenhove-Kalergis Vorstellung eines Pan-Europa, diskutieren die Beiträge dieses Bandes politische, kulturelle und finanzielle Kooperationen auf europäischer Ebene. Zeitliche Schwerpunkte bilden dabei die Zwischenkriegszeit, die kommunistische... more...