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Market as God
ISBN: PB: 9780674241572, ISBN: HB: 9780674659681, Harvard University Press, December 2019
320 pp., 20.9x13.9 cm
The Market has deified itself, according to Harvey Cox's brilliant exegesis. And all of the world's problems – widening inequality, a rapidly warming planet, the injustices of global poverty – are consequently harder to solve. Only by tracing how the...
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£14,95
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Muslim Brotherhood and the West A History of Enmity and Engagement
ISBN: PB: 9780674241664, ISBN: HB: 9780674970700, Harvard University Press, December 2019
672 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm
"The Muslim Brotherhood and the West" is the first comprehensive history of the relationship between the world's largest Islamist movement and the Western powers that have dominated the Middle East for the past century: Britain and the United States....
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Muslims and US Politics Today A Defining Moment
ISBN: PB: 9780674241343, Harvard University Press, December 2019
200 pp., 22.8x15.2 cm, 1 photo
The twenty-first century has been a volatile period for American Muslims. Anti-Muslim hate crimes peaked after September 11, 2001, then increased again dramatically in parallel with the candidacy and presidency of Donald Trump. Yet American Muslims n...
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Orthodox Passions Narrating Filial Love during the High Qing
ISBN: HB: 9780674241176, Harvard University Press, December 2019
370 pp., 22.8x15.2 cm, 6 illus., 3 tables
In this groundbreaking interdisciplinary study, Maram Epstein identifies filial piety as the dominant expression of love in Qing dynasty texts. At a time when Manchu regulations made chastity the primary metaphor for obedience and social duty, filial...
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£54,95
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Animal City The Domestication of America
ISBN: HB: 9780674919365, Harvard University Press, December 2019
304 pp., 23.5x15.5 cm, 35 photos
Americans once lived alongside animals. They raised them, worked them, ate them, and lived off their products. This was true not just in rural areas but also in cities, which were crowded with livestock and beasts of burden. But as urban areas grew i...
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Caste of Merit Engineering Education in India
ISBN: HB: 9780674987883, Harvard University Press, December 2019
336 pp., 23.5x15.5 cm
Just as Americans least disadvantaged by racism are most likely to endorse their country as post?racial, Indians who have benefited from their upper-caste affiliation rush to declare their country post?caste. In "The Caste of Merit", Ajantha Subraman...
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Evangelicals Incorporated Books and the Business of Religion in America
ISBN: HB: 9780674980112, Harvard University Press, December 2019
304 pp., 23.5x15.5 cm, 4 photos, 12 illus.
American evangelicalism is big business. For decades, the world's largest media conglomerates have sought out evangelical consumers, and evangelical books have regularly become international best sellers. In the early 2000s, Rick Warren's "The Purpos...
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Exposed Why Our Health Insurance Is Incomplete and What Can Be Done about It
ISBN: HB: 9780674972162, Harvard University Press, December 2019
224 pp., 23.5x15.5 cm, 3 illus., 1 table
The toxic battle over how to reshape American health care has overshadowed the underlying bipartisan agreement that health insurance coverage should be incomplete. Both Democrats and Republicans expect patients to bear a substantial portion of health...
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Legitimacy The Right to Govern in a Wanton World
ISBN: HB: 9780674983465, Harvard University Press, November 2019
240 pp., 23.5x15.5 cm, 7 tables
What makes a government legitimate? The dominant view is that public officials have the right to rule us, even if they are unfair or unfit, as long as they gain power through procedures traceable to the consent of the governed. In this rigorous and t...
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Magic and the Dignity of Man Pico della Mirandola and His "Oration" in Modern Memory
ISBN: HB: 9780674238268, Harvard University Press, November 2019
624 pp., 23.5x15.5 cm, 21 illus.
Pico della Mirandola died in 1494 at the age of thirty-one. During his brief and extraordinary life, he invented Christian Kabbalah in a book that was banned by the Catholic Church after he offered to debate his ideas on religion and philosophy with...
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