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- Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 1998; US$ 8.95
"An elegant and intelligent translation. The text provides a perfect solution to the problem of how to introduce students to Hegel in a survey course in the history of Western philosophy." Graham Parkes, University of Hawaii more...
- University of California Press 2010; US$ 27.95
Offering insight and equal consideration into the societies of the "civilized" and "uncivilized" world, Europe and the People Without History deftly explores the historical trajectory of so-called modern globalization. In this foundational text about the development of the global political economy, Eric R. Wolf challenges the long-held anthropological... more...
- SAGE Publications 2008; US$ 59.00
Reflective practice is at the heart of effective teaching, and this book will help you develop into a reflective teacher of history. Everything you need is here: guidance on developing your analysis and self-evaluation skills, the knowledge of what you are trying to achieve and why, and examples of how experienced teachers deliver successful lessons.... more...
- Random House Publishing Group 2011; US$ 25.00
Wall Street scandals. Fights over taxes. Racial resentments. A Lakers-Celtics championship. The Karate Kid topping the box-office charts. Bon Jovi touring the country. These words could describe our current moment?or the vaunted iconography of three decades past. In this wide-ranging and wickedly entertaining book, New York Times bestselling... more...
- I.B.Tauris 2013; US$ 45.00
Saudi Arabia is generally and justifiably viewed as a country with some of the fewest democratic institutions and the weakest traditions of pluralism. It is therefore surprising to learn that at least in one corner of the Saudi world, there can be found a plurality of opinions and lively debate. Jörg Matthias Determann brings this element to light... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 38.95
Written by some of the world?s leading historians and theorists of history, Manifestos for History draws together a series of manifestos that address the question of what kinds of histories we ought to be considering and making in and for the twenty-first century. With a foreword by Joanna Bourke and an afterword by Hayden White, these manifestos... more...
- De Gruyter 2014; US$ 126.00
Catastrophic scenarios control our contemporary mindset. Catastrophic events and predictions have spurred new interest in re-examining the history of earlier disasters and the social and conceptual resources they have mobilized. The essays gathered in this volume reconsider the history and theory of different catastrophes and their aftermath. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 29.95
Marc Bloch said that his goal in writing Feudal Society was to go beyond the technical study a medievalist would typically write and ?dismantle a social structure.? In this outstanding and monumental work, which has introduced generations of students and historians to the feudal period, Bloch treats feudalism as living, breathing force in Western... more...
- Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2014; US$ 51.78
Das Mittelalter kannte keine Scham: Rülpsende, furzende und promiske Zeitgenossen bevölkern populäre Filme und Bücher und prägen das moderne Mittelalterbild. Im Hintergrund dieser Vorstellungen stehen historisch-soziologische Theorien, die davon ausgehen, dass der Zivilisationsprozess seit der frühen Neuzeit zu einem signifikanten Ansteigen der Schamschwellen... more...
- Campus Verlag 2009; US$ 34.52
Die Verknüpfung kollektiver Erinnerung mit konkreten Orten ist ein gängiger Topos der historischen Gedächtnisforschung. Die Autorinnen und Autoren des Bandes gehen dieser Verankerung auf europäischer Ebene nach und beziehen dabei Zirkulationen und Verflechtungen von Erinnerungen zwischen Regionen und Nationen ein. Inhaltsverzeichnis Inhalt... more...