History of Civilization

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Contesting the Renaissance
Wiley (2010)

In this book, William Caferro asks if the Renaissance was really a period of progress, reason, the...

Re-thinking Renaissance Objects: Design, Function and Meaning
Wiley (2011)

Inspired by research undertaken for the new Medieval & Renaissance Galleries at the Victoria and...

The Future as an Academic Discipline
Wiley (2009)

The Novartis Foundation Series is a popular collection of the proceedings from Novartis...

War and the Cultural Turn
Wiley (2013)

In this stimulating new text, renowned military historian Jeremy Black unpacks the concept of...

The World: A Beginner's Guide

The World

A Beginner's Guide

Wiley (2013)

What is the world of the 21st century like now that the centrality of the West is no longer given?...

Modernities: A Geohistorical Interpretation


A Geohistorical Interpretation

Wiley (2013)

Taylor develops a geohistorical argument which focuses on the periods and places of modernities,...

Exits to the Posthuman Future
Wiley (2014)

Exits to the Posthuman Future is media theory for a global digital society which thrives, and...

Gender, War, and Conflict
Wiley (2014)

From Pakistan to Chechnya, Sri Lanka to Canada, pioneering women are taking their places in formal...

Transnational Connections: Culture, People, Places

Transnational Connections

Culture, People, Places

Taylor and Francis (1996)

This work provides an account of culture in an age of globalization. Ulf Hannerz argues that, in an...

Hiding in the Light: On Images and Things

Hiding in the Light

On Images and Things

Taylor and Francis (1988)

Dick Hebdige looks at the creation and consumption of objects and images as diverse as fashion and...