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  • Internationalismsby Glenda Sluga; Patricia Clavin

    Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 28.00 US$ 22.96

    This book offers a new view of the twentieth century, placing international ideas and institutions at its heart. more...

  • Slavery's Metropolisby Rashauna Johnson

    Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 80.00 US$ 65.60

    A vivid examination of slave life in New Orleans in the early nineteenth century. more...

  • Britain's Maritime Empireby John McAleer

    Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 80.00 US$ 65.60

    Analyses the critical role played by the maritime gateway to Asia around the Cape of Good Hope in the development of the British Empire. more...

  • Knowledge and Ideologyby Michael Morris

    Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 80.00 US$ 65.60

    For political philosophers, Morris provides an epistemology that integrates social interests within a normative account of knowledge. more...

  • The Care of the Witnessby Michal Givoni

    Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 80.00 US$ 65.60

    The Care of the Witness explores the historical shifts in the crises of witnessing to genocide, war, and disaster and their contribution to nongovernmental politics. more...

  • Losing Heavenby Thomas Großbölting

    Berghahn Books 2016; US$ 34.95

    As the birthplace of the Reformation, Germany has been the site of some of the most significant moments in the history of European Christianity. Today, however, its religious landscape is one that would scarcely be recognizable to earlier generations. This groundbreaking survey of German postwar religious life depicts a profoundly changed society:... more...

  • Politics, Kingship, and Poetry in Medieval South Indiaby Whitney Cox

    Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 80.00 US$ 65.60

    Whitney Cox presents a fundamental re-imagining of the politics of pre-modern India through a revisionist reading of the dynastic history of the Cholas. more...

  • Dolce Vita Confidentialby Shawn Levy

    Orion 2016; US$ 24.99

    From the ashes of the Second World War, Rome was reborn as the epicentre of film, fashion, creative energy, tabloid media and bold-faced libertinism that made 'Italian' a global synonym for taste, style and flair. A confluence of cultural contributions created a bright, burning moment in history: it was the heyday of fashion icons such as Pucci,... more...

  • For Love of the Prophetby Noah Salomon

    Princeton University Press 2016; US$ 29.95 US$ 23.96

    For some, the idea of an Islamic state serves to fulfill aspirations for cultural sovereignty and new forms of ethical political practice. For others, it violates the proper domains of both religion and politics. Yet, while there has been much discussion of the idea and ideals of the Islamic state, its possibilities and impossibilities, surprisingly... more...

  • Competition in the Promised Landby Leah Platt Boustan

    Princeton University Press 2016; US$ 29.95 US$ 23.96

    From 1940 to 1970, nearly four million black migrants left the American rural South to settle in the industrial cities of the North and West.  Competition in the Promised Land provides a comprehensive account of the long-lasting effects of the influx of black workers on labor markets and urban space in receiving areas. Traditionally, the Great Black... more...