K. Concannon, F. Lomelí, M. Priewe (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2009)
With its focus on Latina/o communities in the United States, this collection of essays identifies and investigates the salient narrative and aesthetic strategies with which an individual or a collective represents transnational experiences and ...
P. Bogason, M. Zølner (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2007)
Methodological questions about how to study democratic network governance have so far received little research attention.
D. Hook (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2013)
(Post)apartheid Conditions: Psychoanalysis and Social Formation advances a series of psychoanalytic perspectives on contemporary South Africa, exploring key psychosocial topics such as space-identity, social fantasy, the body, whiteness, memory and ...
A. Mikulich, L. Cassidy, M. Pfeil (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2013)
The Scandal of White Complicity and U.S. Hyper-incarceration is a groundbreaking exploration of the moral role of white people in the disproportionate incarceration of African-Americans and Latinos in the United States.
Roderick Macdonald (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2020)
This book critically analyses the crisis of the euro currency from 2008 to the present. It argues that an understanding of this crisis requires an understanding of financial and economic crises in individual countries participating in the euro.
Gerry Campbell, Karl A. Roberts, Neelam Sarkaria (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2020)
This book is about harmful traditional practices: damaging and often violent acts which include female genital mutilation, forced marriage, honour killings and abuse, breast ironing, witchcraft and faith-based abuse.
G. Schweiger, G. Graf (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2015)
This book is open access under a CCBY license. This book investigates child poverty from a philosophical perspective.
Debra Gimlin (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2012)
This book examines British and American women's narratives of cosmetic surgery, exploring what those narratives say about the contemporary status of cosmetic surgery and 'local' ideas about its legitimate and illegitimate uses.
H. Shachar (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2012)
Film and television adaptations of classic literature have held a longstanding appeal for audiences, an appeal that this book sets out to examine.
P. Mallett (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2002)
In Thomas Hardy: Texts and Contexts distinguished critics from Canada, Japan, the USA and the UK, offer fresh and challenging readings of Hardy's works.
A. Schmidt (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2010)
Making extensive use of untranslated texts, Arnold Schmidt discusses the impact of Byron's life and works on the discourse of Italian nationalism between 1818 and 1948, his participation in Grand Tour and salon culture, and his influence on Italian ...
Lili Hernández-Romero (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2017)
This book proposes a groundbreaking approach to the study of personal creativity, linking this to the analysis of the chakras , or centers of energy, of the subtle system suggested by the Eastern philosophy called Sahaja Yoga.
N. Lupton, M. Pirson (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2014)
In Humanistic Perspectives on International Business and Management, the authors provide space to global perspectives on how we can rethink and reposition international business and management practice to be a part of the solution to our global ...
J. Cherni (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2002)
Judith A. Cherni presents a critical text of interdisciplinary research and a theoretical argued case for analyzing a physical/social problem with a political economic approach.
L. Mullany (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2007)
Despite the inroads made by women in the professions, the glass ceiling remains a persistent barrier to their career progression.
J. Laursen (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2002)
Toleration of differing religious ideas exists in parts of the contemporary world, but it is still not clear how this came about.
S. Schroeder (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2001)
Each essay in this volume discusses some prevalent views in contemporary philosophy of mind by confronting them with Wittgensteinian ideas.
C. Wolfe (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2014)
Philosophy has long puzzled over the relation between mind and brain. This volume presents some of the state-of-the-art reflections on philosophical efforts to 'make sense' of neuroscience, as regards issue including neuroaesthetics, brain science ...
R. Usher (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2012)
This innovative urban history of Dublin explores the symbols and spaces of the Irish capital between the Restoration in 1660 and the advent of neoclassical public architecture in the 1770s.
J. Hick (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 1990)
John Hick is one of the most widely read and discussed living writers in modern theology and the philosophy of religion. This book offers students a one volume textbook on his thought.
Leticia Sabsay (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2016)
This book develops a performative and relational approach to gendered and sexualised bodies conceived as distinct from the more limited individualistic idea of sexual identity and orientation that is at play within notions of progress in ...
Christoph Knill, Jale Tosun (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2020)
A comprehensive introduction to public policy and the policy cycle, the fully revised second edition of this popular textbook offers a practical guide to the topic while remaining underpinned by cutting-edge research.
S. Malton (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2009)
Malton examines the literary and cultural representation of the financial crime of forgery from the time of massive executions of forgers during the early nineteenth century to the forger's emergence as the ultimate criminal aesthete at the ...
Maria Cristina Marcuzzo, Annalisa Rosselli (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 1991)
This text combines historical investigation and analysis to present the Ricardian approach to the international monetary system and the Gold Standard. The authors assess these arguments in the light of modern experience.
E. Kennedy-Andrews (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2014)
Through discussion of the ways in which major Northern Irish poets (such as John Hewitt, Seamus Heaney, Michael Longley, Louis MacNeice and Derek Mahon)
Angela Esterhammer, D. Piccitto, P. Vincent (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2015)
This collection brings together current research on topics that are perennially important to Romantic studies: the life and work of Jean-Jacques Rousseau, and the landscape and history of his native Switzerland.
Alan France, Julia Coffey, Steven Roberts, Catherine Waite (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2020)
Falling somewhere between childhood and adulthood, 'Youth' is a key period of transition. It can be difficult to define and make sense of this period in one's life.