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  1. Cultural Identity and Archaeology

    The Construction of European Communities

    Edited by P. Graves-Brown, Sian Jones, C.S. Gamble

    Cultural identity is a key area of debate in contemporary Europe. Despite widespread use of the past in the construction of ethnic, national and European identity, theories of cultural identity have been neglected in archaeology. Focusing on the interrelationships between concepts of cultural...

    Published September 29th 2012 by Routledge

  2. History of Greek Literature

    From Homer to the Hellenistic Period

    By Albrecht Dihle

    The most up-to-date history of Greek literature from its Homeric origins to the age of Augustus. Greek literary production throughout this period of some eight centuries is embedded in its historical and social context, and Professor Dihle sees this literature as a historical phenomenon, a...

    Published September 29th 2012 by Routledge

  3. The Shadow of Sparta

    Edited by Stephen Hodkinson, Anton Powell

    In the past twenty years the study of Sparta has come of age. Images prevalent earlier in the 20th century, of Spartans as hearty good fellows or scarlet-cloaked automata, have been superseded by more complex scholarly reactions. As interest has grown in the self-images projected by this most...

    Published September 29th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Creating Images and the Psychology of Marketing Communication

    Edited by Lynn R. Kahle, Chung-Hyun Kim

    The purpose of Creating Images and the Psychology of Marketing Communication is to advance the understanding of the concept of image as it is applied to various areas of interest. It also serves to meet the growing interest in image-related studies by the public and academics, and provides an...

    Published September 24th 2012 by Psychology Press

  5. The Quiet Revolutionaries

    How the Grey Nuns Changed the Social Welfare Paradigm of Lewiston, Maine

    By Susan Hudson

    Series: Studies in American Popular History and Culture

    The book recognizes the achievements by a nineteenth-century community of women religious, the Grey Nuns of Lewiston, Maine. The founding of their hospital was significant in its time as the first hospital in that factory city; and is significant today if one desires a more accurate and inclusive...

    Published September 24th 2012 by Routledge

  6. Club Cultures

    Boundaries, Identities and Otherness

    By Silvia Rief

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    This book explores contemporary club and dance cultures as a manifestation of aesthetic and prosthetic forms of life. Rief addresses the questions of how practices of clubbing help cultivate particular forms of reflexivity and modes of experience, and how these shape new devices for reconfiguring...

    Published September 24th 2012 by Routledge

  7. Chief Joseph, Yellow Wolf and the Creation of Nez Perce History in the Pacific Northwest

    By Robert Ross McCoy

    Series: Indigenous Peoples and Politics

    This work focuses on how whites used Nez Perce history, images, activities and personalities in the production of history, developing a regional identity into a national framework....

    Published September 24th 2012 by Routledge

  8. Abolition and Its Aftermath in the Indian Ocean Africa and Asia

    Edited by Gwyn Campbell

    Series: Routledge Studies in Slave and Post Slave Societies

    This important collection of essays examines the history and impact of the abolition of the slave trade and slavery in the Indian Ocean World, a region stretching from Southern and Eastern Africa to the Middle East, India, Southeast Asia and the Far East. Slavery studies have traditionally...

    Published September 18th 2012 by Routledge

  9. Concepts and Reality in the History of Philosophy

    Tracing a Philosophical Error from Locke to Bradley

    By Fiona Ellis

    Series: Routledge Advances in the History of Philosophy

    This book traces a deep misunderstanding about the relation of concepts and reality in the history of philosophy. It exposes the influence of the mistake in the thought of Locke, Berkeley, Kant, Nietzche and Bradley, and suggests that the solution can be found in Hegelian thought. Ellis argues that...

    Published September 18th 2012 by Routledge

  10. Economic Development and Social Change

    Edited by Yiorgos Stathakis, Gianni Vaggi

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Some of the greatest thinkers in the history of economic thought have been instrumental in advancing the study of development economics. In this volume, leading scholars are brought together to illuminate this tradition, with particular emphasis on the question of growth and development. Divided...

    Published September 18th 2012 by Unknown

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