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- OUP Oxford 2014; US$ 38.99
In the decade after 1945, as the Cold War freeze set in, a new Europe slowly began to emerge from the ruins of the Second World War, based on a broad rejection of the fascist past that had so scarred the continent's recent history. In the East, this new consensus was enforced by Soviet-imposed Communist regimes. In the West, the process was less... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 160.00
In each volume, an introductory essay outlines of history of the disciplines under discussion, and describes how changes and innovations in these disciplines have affected our lives. The biographies that follow are organized in an A-Z format: each biography is divided into a "life" section describing the individual's life and influences and a "legacy"... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 125.00
What is Europe? What are the contents of the concept of Europe? And what defines European identity? Instead of only asking these classical questions, this volume also explores who asks these questions, and who is addressed with such questions. Who answers the questions, from which standpoints and for what reasons? Which philosophical, historical,... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 129.95
Through archival documents, pictorial and historical accounts, literature, and correspondence, as well as cultural artefacts such as paintings, jewellery, and garments, this volume examines the impact of Habsburg royal women in the broader historical, political, and cultural contexts of early modern Europe. Contributors explore the national and transnational... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 178.00
The many points of contact and conflict about culture and identity that exist between Europe and the Asia Pacific are highlighted in this book. This work surveys a variety of issues relating to culture, identity and representation from an interdisciplinary perspective, with contributions from sociology, economics, history, politics, international relations,... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 67.95
This accessible text provides a comparative perspective on racism in Europe as experienced and exhibited by young people. It offers a clear analysis of the causes of racism and nationalism and examines public policies designed to have a positive effect.; This book is intended as a supplementary text for undergraduate and postgraduate students in social... more...
- Berghahn Books 2013; US$ 100.00
An examination of the role of history and memory is vital in order to better understand why the grand design of a United Europe?with a common foreign policy and market yet enough diversity to allow for cultural and social differences?was overwhelmingly turned down by its citizens. The authors argue that this rejection of the European constitution... more...
- Berghahn Books 2013; US$ 60.00
While the major trends in European integration have been well researched and constitute key elements of narratives about its value and purpose, the crises of integration and their effects have not yet attracted sufficient attention. This volume, with original contributions by leading German scholars, suggests that crises of integration should be... more...
- Berghahn Books 2013; US$ 95.00
An intellectual and cultural history of mid-twentieth century plans for European integration, this book calls into question the usual pre- and post-war periodizations that have structured approaches to twentieth-century European history. It focuses not simply on the ideas of leading politicians but analyses debates about Europe in ?civil society?... more...