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  • Digital Materialby Marianne van den Boomen; Sybille Lammes; Ann-Sophie Lehmann; Joost Raessens; Mirko Tobias Schäfer

    Amsterdam University Press 2009; US$ 39.95

    A compelling study of the often controversial role and meaning of the new media and digital cultures in contemporary society more...

  • A Protestant Theology of Passionby Volker Küster

    BRILL 2010; US$ 132.00

    Through biographical sketches of its main representatives and a sample of art works Minjung theology becomes vivid for the reader. As lasting impact in times of globalization and a changing Korean context its corporate theology of the cross is identified. more...

  • Integration durch Wohnungspolitik?by Sybille Münch

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2010; US$ 46.65

    Die Existenz von Nachbarschaften mit hohem Zuwandereranteil wird in verschiedenen europäischen Ländern skandalisiert, obgleich aus wissenschaftlicher Sicht stark angezweifelt wird, ob vom Leben in solchen Quartieren negative Effekte für die Integration der Bewohner ausgehen. Die Arbeit nutzt den Ansatz der sozialkonstruktivistischen Interpretativen... more...

  • Quicksandsby Sybille Bedford

    Penguin Books Ltd 2006; US$ 22.55

    Beginning in 1956 with the publication of A Legacy, Sybille Bedford has narrated - in fiction and non-fiction - what has been by turns her sensuous, harrowing, altogether remarkable life. In this magnificent memoir, she moves from Berlin during the Great War to the artists' set on the Côte d'Azur of the 1920s, through lovers, mentors, seducers and... more...

  • A Legacyby Sybille Bedford

    Penguin Books Ltd 2005; US$ 15.50

    On the marriage of Julius von Felden and Melanie Merz, the fortunes of two families are somewhat fatally entwined. In A Legacy, Sybille Bedford depicts their vastly different worlds - the wealthy bourgeois life of the Merzes in Berlin and the aristocratic eccentricity of the von Felden dynasty in rural Baden. Portrayed with exquisite wit and acute... more...

  • The Faces of Justiceby Sybille Bedford

    Faber & Faber 2011; US$ 16.03

    'Going to law courts is a good education for a novelist. It provides you with the most extravagant material, and it teaches the near impossibility of reaching the truth.' Sybille Bedford, Paris Review (1993) For The Faces of Justice (1961) Sybille Bedford journeyed through Europe to sit in the press box of the courts of law - high courts, low... more...

  • Jigsawby Sybille Bedford

    Eland Publishing 2012; US$ 19.99

    This intensely remembered, partly autobiographical novel, which was shortlisted for the Booker Prize in 1989, describes the childhood of Billi, a girl growing up in Europe between the wars. When her father dies, she swaps life in a run-down German ch?teau for an exhilarating existence with her beautiful, talented and unreliable mother on the French... more...

  • A Compass Errorby Sybille Bedford

    Daunt Books 2012; US$ 15.99

    As the Second World War looms, Flavia is living in a small village in the South of France. She studies for her Oxford entrance, swims in the sea, eats at local cafés, and lives with all the confidence and relish of youth. Drawn into the demi-monde of artists and writers, Flavia is awoken to the pleasures and complications of adult life. Her world... more...

  • A Favourite of the Godsby Sybille Bedford

    Daunt Books 2012; US$ 15.99

    Constanza and her young daughter step off a train in the French Riviera in the late 1920s without the slightest notion of where they are. But their story begins with Constanza’s parents: a beautiful New England heiress, a Roman prince, and the confused catastrophe of their marriage. An idyllic childhood spent in crumbling Roman palaces, sun-baked olive... more...

  • Rousseau - Die Konstitution des Privatenby Friederike Kuster

    De Gruyter 2009; US$ 98.00

    Rousseaus politisches Denken bewegt sich in beiden Bereichen der klassischen Politik: in denen von Haus und Staat, von Privatem und Öffentlichem. Der liberalen Opposition von Individuum und Staat setzt Rousseau ein Modell der politischen Einheit entgegen, das durch die Vermittlungsinstanzen von Geschlechter- und Familienordnung gewährleistet ist. Mit... more...