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  • Missions and Mediaby Felicity Jensz; Hanna Acke

    Franz Steiner Verlag 2013; US$ 43.90

    <P>This edited collection provides one of the most broadly reaching studies of nineteenth-century missionary periodicals through case studies of the ways in which this medium was used by various missionary societies to influence their readership, to conjure support for their missions, to construct images of the foreign 'other', and to help legitimise... more...

  • Nie wieder Krieg (ohne uns)! (Telepolis)by Kurt Gritsch

    Heise Medien 2015; US$ 4.76

    Als im Spätherbst 1989 die Mauer fiel, erschien dies vielen als Morgenrot eines neuen Friedenszeitalters. Und Deutschland, das seit 1945 außenpolitischer Aggression nolens volens eine Absage erteilt hatte, sollte wiedervereint als europäische Friedensmacht das leuchtende Beispiel für die Überwindung des Krieges sein. Es kam ganz anders. Dreimal Hoffnung,... more...

  • Places of Painby Hariz Halilovich

    Berghahn Books 2013; US$ 34.95

    For displaced persons, memory and identity is performed, (re)constructed and (re)negotiated daily. Forced displacement radically reshapes identity, with results ranging from successful hybridization to feelings of permanent misplacement. This compelling and intimate description of places of pain and (be)longing that were lost during the 1992?95 war... more...

  • Serbia Society & Culture Complete Reportby World Trade Press

    World Trade Press 2010; US$ 28.50

    Need to know it all? Our all-inclusive culture report for Serbia will get up to speed on all aspects of culture in Serbia, including lifecycle, religion, women, superstitions & folklore, sports, holidays & festivals, and etiquette. more...

  • Split Sightsby MobileReference

    MobileReference.com 2011; US$ 3.99

    This illustrated Travel Guide is a part of the Mobi Sights series, our concise guides that only feature the most essential information on city attractions. This guide is designed for optimal navigation on eReaders, smartphones, and other mobile electronic devices. Inside you will find a locator map and a list of top attractions linked to individual... more...

  • State Building and Development: Two sides of the same coin? Exploring the case of Kosovoby Arta Ante

    Diplomica Verlag 2010; US$ 40.32

    This dissertation's hypothesis argues that state-building and development are processes that, to function successfully, must be positioned in a complementary interrelationship. This argument has arisen in response to contemporary approaches to state-building and development that are too narrow, so that state-building strategies are often reduced to... more...

  • Sveti Pavao Shipwreckby Carlo Beltrame; Sauro Gelichi; Igor Miholjek

    Oxbow Books 2014; US$ 35.00

    Between 2007 and 2012 the Department for Underwater Archaeology of the Croatian Conservation Institute from Zagreb and the Department of Humanistic Studies of the Ca' Foscari University of Venice collaborated in the recording, underwater excavation and analysis of the unusually well-preserved wreck of a 16th century Venetian merchantman in the... more...

  • The Taming of the Turkby Bent Holm; Gaye Kynoch

    Hollitzer Wissenschaftsverlag 2013; US$ 37.84

    <p class="align-justify">For centuries the figure of ?the Turk? spread fascination and fear - in the theatre of war and on the theatrical stage. On the one hand, ?the Turk? represented a spectacular dimension, an imaginary world of pirates, sultans and odalisques; on the other hand, he stood for the actual Ottoman Empire, engaged in... more...

  • Visions of Annihilationby Rory Yeomans

    University of Pittsburgh Press 2013; US$ 35.00

    The fascist Ustasha regime and its militias carried out a ruthless campaign of ethnic cleansing that killed an estimated half million Serbs, Jews, and Gypsies, and ended only with the defeat of the Axis powers in World War II. In Visions of Annihilation, Rory Yeomans analyzes the Ustasha movement?s use of culture to appeal to radical nationalist... more...

  • Von Helden und Königsmördernby Dario Vidojkovic

    Harrassowitz Verlag 2015; US$ 80.08

    Dario Vidojkovic geht in seiner Studie der Frage nach, wie sich das zu Beginn des 19. Jahrhunderts wohlwollende deutsche Serbienbild in der Zeit von 1878 bis 1914 zum Propaganda-Ausruf ?Serbien muß sterbien!? wandeln konnte. In der ersten Hälfte des 19. Jahrhunderts bewunderten namhafte Deutsche wie Goethe und Ranke die Serben noch als ?Helden?, was... more...