Ewa Ledóchowicz - Książki według tematyki
Academic and non-fiction books
Publishers’ Eastern and Central European Representative
Digital Rebels Islamists, Social Media and the New Democracy
ISBN: HB: 9780300207187, Yale University Press, October 2018
304 pp., 14x21.6 cm, 10 black&white illus.
The role of social media in the events of the Arab Spring and its aftermath in the Muslim world has stimulated much debate, yet little in the way of useful insight. Now Haroon Ullah, a scholar and diplomat with deep knowledge of politics and societie...
HB: £18,99
Feminist in a Software Lab Difference + Design
ISBN: PB: 9780674728943, Harvard University Press, February 2018
286 pp., 13.9x20.9 cm, 120 colour illus., 7 halftones, 7 line illus.
For over a dozen years, the Vectors lab has experimented with digital scholarship through its online publication, "Vectors", and through Scalar, a multimedia authoring platform. The history of this software lab intersects a much longer tale about com...
PB: £18,95
Crime and Justice, Volume 45 Sentencing Policies and Practices in Western Countries: Comparative and Cross-National Perspectives
ISBN: PB: 9780226440804, ISBN: HB: 9780226440774, University of Chicago Press, November 2017
512 pp., 15.2x22.8 cm
"Sentencing Policies and Practices in Western Countries: Comparative and Cross-national Perspectives" is the forty-fifth addition to the Crime and Justice series. Contributors include Thomas Weigend on criminal sentencing in Germany since 2000; Julia...
PB: £26,50
HB: £62,00
Ethnologia Europaea 46:1 Special Issue: Muslim Intimacies
ISBN: PB: 9788763544870, University of Chicago Press, October 2017
131 pp., 16.5x24.1 cm
In every society, individual choice and freedom are shaped at least to some degree by the needs of familial and marital institutions. Currently, negotiations between individuals and families are undergoing transformations due to late modern processes...
PB: £0,00
Maternity Mothers and Children in the Arts of Africa
ISBN: HB: 9780300229158, Yale University Press, October 2017
400 pp., 24.1x29.8 cm, 500 colour illus.
HB: £0,00
Sarah Osborn's Collected Writings
ISBN: HB: 9780300182897, Yale University Press, August 2017
456 pp., 15.6x23.5 cm, 13 black&white illus.
Riveting and eloquent, the collected writings of a key figure – and one of the first female leaders – of the eighteenth-century evangelical movement. Sarah Osborn (1714–1796) was one of the most charismatic female religious leaders of her time and o...
HB: £30,00
(Not) Getting Paid to Do What You Love Gender, Social Media, and Aspirational Work
ISBN: HB: 9780300218176, Yale University Press, August 2017
320 pp., 14x21 cm, 8 black&white illus.
An illuminating investigation into a class of enterprising women aspiring to "make it" in the social media economy but often finding only unpaid work. Profound transformations in our digital society have brought many enterprising women to social med...
HB: £25,00
Racial Glass Ceiling Subordination in American Law and Culture
ISBN: HB: 9780300223309, Yale University Press, July 2017
248 pp., 15.6x23.5 cm
A compelling study of a subtle and insidious form of racial inequality in American law and culture. Why does racial equality continue to elude African Americans even after the election of a black president Liberals blame white racism while conservat...
HB: £25,00
Social Policies and Decentralization in Cuba Change in the Context of 21st Century Latin America
ISBN: PB: 9780674975309, Harvard University Press, July 2017
400 pp., 15.2x22.8 cm, 20 line illus.
Cuba has long been a social policy pioneer in Latin America. Since the 1959 revolution, its government has developed ambitious social policies to address health care, higher education, employment, the environment, and broad social inequalities, among...
PB: £19,95
Anatomy of Malice The Enigma of the Nazi War Criminals
ISBN: PB: 9780300226935, ISBN: HB: 9780300213225, Yale University Press, July 2017
224 pp., 15.6x23.5 cm, 26 black&white illus.
When the ashes had settled after World War II and the Allies convened an international war crimes trial in Nuremberg, a psychiatrist, Douglas Kelley, and a psychologist, Gustave Gilbert, tried to fathom the psychology of the Nazi leaders, using exten...
PB: £12,99
HB: £20,00