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  • Psychological Perspectives on Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Experiencesby Linda Garnets; Douglas Kimmel

    Columbia University Press 2003; US$ 49.99

    This volume is a valuable compendium of the best thinking on psychological issues affecting lesbians, gays, and bisexuals. The second edition includes new articles addressing such timely topics as choice of sexual orientation; racism in the lesbian, gay, and bisexual communities; legal recognition of same-gender relationships and children of lesbian... more...

  • Einblattdrucke des 15. und frühen 16. Jahrhundertsby Volker Honemann; Sabine Griese; Falk Eisermann; Marcus Ostermann

    De Gruyter 2000; US$ 196.00

    The compass of the volume extends both to single-leaf broadsides from letter-presses and printed forms produced in the 15th and early 16th centuries. The perspectives on this new textual and pictorial medium presented in the 16 articles range from literary studies, history of book-printing and communication, history and art history to... more...

  • Das Streben nach Wissenby Ulrike Spree

    De Gruyter 2000; US$ 154.00

    The form and function of popular encyclopedias went through very considerable changes in the 19th century. The study outlines the emergence of the general reference work as a genre in its own right and its differentiation into various types (Konversationslexikon, popular encyclopedia, specialized dictionary). The comparison of encyclopedia... more...

  • Das 20. Jahrhundert. Teil 1: Die englische und die amerikanische Literaturkritik 1900?1950by René Wellek; Anngrit Brunkhorst

    De Gruyter 1990; US$ 335.00

    Geschichte Der Literaturkritik, 1750-1950: Das 20 Jahrhundert. more...

  • Literary Roguesby Andrew Shaffer

    HarperCollins 2013; US$ 11.24

    Andrew Shaffer's Literary Rogues is an unflinching look at the bad behavior of some of our most beloved authors, from Oscar Wilde and Edgar Allan Poe, to Ernest Hemingway and F. Scott Fitzgerald, to Hunter S. Thompson and Bret Easton Ellis. Literary Rogues is a wildly funny and illuminating history and analysis of the bad boys and girls of lit,... more...

  • Typographische Kulturby Susanne Wehde

    De Gruyter 2000; US$ 154.00

    The study takes up the ongoing discussion on the material aspects of communication and the relationship between scriptural and pictorial media. It proceeds from the thesis that the typographic arrangement of script conveys meaning above and beyond the 'imaging of language'. The volume divides into three sections: section one sets out a... more...

  • Contact Momentsby Katsuhiko Suganuma

    Hong Kong University Press, HKU 2012; US$ 50.00

    This book sheds light on 'contact moments' between Japanese male-queer culture and that of the West in the postwar period. It shows how the interactions of the two cultures affected the formation of queer selves by focusing on a range of Japanese and English male-queer materials including magazines, memoirs and cybertexts. It is suitable as... more...

  • Wilhelm von Humboldt: Gesammelte Werke. Band 2by Wilhelm von Humboldt

    De Gruyter 1841; US$ 196.00

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  • Sacred Cowsby Fay Weldon

    Random House 2012; US$ 4.21

    In 1989, after the Ayatollah Khomeini declared a fatwa against Salman Rushdie for writing The Satanic Verses , Fay Weldon published Sacred Cows , a pamphlet critical of the fundamentalist interpretation of the Koran. Weldon?s pamphlet received a lot of attention on publication ? mostly criticism of her perceived ?Islamophobia? ? but Weldon set... more...

  • Coining for Capitalby Jyotsna Kapur

    Rutgers University Press 2005; US$ 24.95

    "This book is a welcome addition to the literature on children and the media, and a most stimulating application of social theory to questions of the child in contemporary film and consumer culture."?Ellen Seiter, author of The Internet Playground: Children's Access, Entertainment and Mis-Education Since the 1980s, a peculiar paradox has evolved... more...