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  • Cultural Identity and Archaeologyby P. Graves-Brown; Sian Jones; C.S. Gamble

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95

    Cultural identity is a key area of debate in contemporary Europe. Despite widespread use of the past in the construction of ethnic, national and European identity, theories of cultural identity have been neglected in archaeology. Focusing on the interrelationships between concepts of cultural identity today and the interpretation of past cultural... more...

  • A Concise Survey of Western Civilizationby Brian A. Pavlac

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2015; US$ 33.99

    This lively text offers a brief, readable description of our common Western heritage after Europe expanded into the rest of the world during the Renaissance, then through revolutions that have created today?s technological global society. Providing a focused narrative and interpretive structure, Pavlac uses the joined terms ?supremacies and diversities?... more...

  • Civilizationsby Felipe Fernandez-Armesto

    Free Press 2001; US$ 32.99

    In Civilizations, Felipe Fernández-Armesto once again proves himself a brilliantly original historian, capable of large-minded and comprehensive works; here he redefines the subject that has fascinated historians from Thucydides to Gibbon to Spengler to Fernand Braudel: the nature of civilization. To Fernández-Armesto, a civilization is "civilized... more...

  • One World or Many?by Infobase Publishing

    Infobase Publishing 2010; US$ 42.00

    Today's modern age of globalization is creating commonalities throughout the people of the world: Chinese food is eaten in South America, Fanta is enjoyed in South Africa, and Australians can purchase Swedish furniture. Western influences, particularly from American culture, have seeped into other countries and changed local standards, tastes,... more...

  • Atlantische Zivilisation und transatlantisches Verhältnisby Lazaros Miliopoulos

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2008; US$ 30.07

    Die politischen Systeme und Gesellschaften des Westens werden einer vergleichenden empirischen und normativen Betrachtung unterzogen. Im Mittelpunkt stehen dabei zum einen die Unterschiede zwischen den westlichen und nicht-westlichen politischen Systemen und Gesellschaften, zum anderen der Vergleich zwischen den USA und Europa. Von der Rolle der Eliten... more...

  • Grenzen der Versicherbarkeit von Katastrophenrisikenby Tristan Nguyen

    Deutscher Universitätsverlag 2007; US$ 59.24

    Tristan Nguyen untersucht, wie die Versicherbarkeit von Risiken anhand von Versicherbarkeitskriterien überprüft werden kann, und setzt sich mit den privatwirtschaftlichen Möglichkeiten der Kapazitätserweiterung durch Risikoteilung und Risikotransfer auseinander. Er kommt zu folgendem Ergebnis: Wenn sich ein Katastrophenrisiko mit gewaltigem und schwer... more...

  • Consuming Passionsby Judith Williamson

    Marion Boyars 1988; US$ 16.99

    Judith Williamson explores how our cultural tastes, in films, food, television, advertising, music poetry, song lyrics,photography,political movements and even the BritishRoyal Family influence our thinking and how we govern our own lives, and shape those of our children more...

  • Islam's War Against the Crusadersby W B Bartlett

    The History Press 2008; US$ 15.99

    The Crusades continue to exert a fascination in the West as a story of perceived gallantry and battles against impossible odds. Yet what is less often considered is their effect on the Holy Land, and in particular the response of the Muslim world to the invasions of European Crusaders. In this book, W. B. Bartlett, author of four books on the Crusades,... more...

  • East Meets West in the Middle Ages and Early Modern Timesby Albrecht Classen

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 173.52

    The aim of this English-language series on medieval studies is to establish a methodical, discerning connection between text analysis and cultural history.  The series addresses the fundamental cultural themes of the medieval world from the perspective of literary studies and the humanities. These fundamental themes are the culture-formative... more...