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  • Shot on Locationby R. Barton Palmer

    Rutgers University Press 2016; US$ 29.95

    Renowned film scholar R. Barton Palmer explores the historical, ideological, economic, and technical developments that led Hollywood filmmakers of the late 1940s and 1950s to increasingly head outside the studio and capture footage of real places. Examining works ranging from Sunset Blvd. to The Searchers , Shot on Location discovers the massive... more...

  • Vom Diesseits der Utopie zum Jenseits der Gewaltby Claudia von Werlhoff

    Centaurus Verlag & Media 2016; US$ 19.99

    Dieses Buch behandelt die Entwicklung von der feministischen Kapitalismus- und Patriarchatskritik zum Begriff der Moderne als globalem System des kapitalistischen Patriarchats bis zur Entstehung der interdisziplinären Kritischen Patriarchatstheorie als neuem Meta-Paradigma. Es beleuchtet zudem die Entwicklung eines neuen Patriarchatsbegriffs aus der... more...

  • Zwischen Krieg, Liebe und Eheby Birgit Kiupel

    Centaurus Verlag & Media 2016; US$ 29.99

    Kultur- und Alltagsgeschichte Hamburgs zur Zeit der Frühaufklärung sind bisher nur wenig erforscht. Diesen unbefriedigenden Forschungsstand beklagt Birgit Kiupel in ihren Studien zu den Libretti der Hamburger Gänsemarkt-Oper immer wieder, wenn sie nach Bezügen zwischen den Operntexten, den personalen Konstellationen, die auf der Bühne inszeniert werden,... more...

  • Handbook of Chinese Migrationby Iredale R. Robyn; Guo Fei

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2016; Not Available

    The recent unprecedented scale of Chinese migration has had far-reaching consequences. Within China, many villages have been drained of their young and most able workers, cities have been swamped by the ‘floating population’, and many rural migrants have been unable to integrate into urban society. Internationally, the Chinese have become... more...

  • Handbook of Social Choice and Votingby Jac C. Heckelman; Nicholas R. Miller

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2016; Not Available

    This Handbook provides an overview of interdisciplinary research related to social choice and voting that is intended for a broad audience. Expert contributors from various fields present critical summaries of the existing literature, including intuitive explanations of technical terminology and well-known theorems, suggesting new directions for research. more...

  • Introduction to Regional Economic Developmentby Mustafa Dinc

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2016; Not Available

    This is a relatively simple and easy to read introduction of major regional and local economic development theories, their theoretical evolution and other relevant topics such as governance, institutions and local leadership within the globalization context. It also discusses some basic analytical tools and provides a template for them in an easy to... more...

  • The New Consumer Onlineby Edward F. McQuarrie

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2016; Not Available

    It’s a new world online, where consumers can publish their writing and gain a public presence, even a mass audience. This book links together blogging, writing reviews for Yelp, and creating pinboards for Pinterest, all of which provide ordinary people the opportunity to display their tastes to strangers. Edward McQuarrie expertly analyzes how... more...

  • Should Britain Leave the EU?by Patrick Minford; Sakshi Gupta; Vo P. M. Le; Vidya Mahambare; Yongdeng Xu

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2016; Not Available

    This second edition brings up to date a thorough review of all economic aspects of the UK's relationship with the EU, which also puts it in the political context of the upcoming referendum. It notes the intention of the EU to move to 'ever closer union' and the nature of the regulatory and general economic philosophy of the dominant countries... more...

  • Indigenous Intellectual Propertyby Matthew Rimmer

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2016; Not Available

    This Handbook considers the international struggle to provide for proper and just protection of Indigenous intellectual property. Leading scholars consider legal and policy controversies over Indigenous knowledge in the fields of international law, copyright law, trademark law, patent law, trade secrets law, and cultural heritage. This collection examines... more...

  • Quit Smokingby Cheryl Rezek

    SPCK 2016; US$ 11.65

    This book explains how mindfulness can help you to kick the smoking habit and control your thoughts and emotions in a more balanced, accepting way. It presents a short history of mindfulness, and includes specific research on how mindfulness can aid people who smoke. Includes step by step exercises and practices. Topics include: Why do I smoke? The... more...