Ewa Ledóchowicz - Książki według wydawnictwa
Academic and non-fiction books
Publishers’ Eastern and Central European Representative
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Military-Entertainment Complex
ISBN: PB: 9780674724983, Harvard University Press, February 2018
266 pp., 13.9x20.9 cm, 71 colour illus., 6 halftones, 2 line illus.
With the rise of drones and computer-controlled weapons, the line between war and video games continues to blur. In this book, the authors trace how the realities of war are deeply inflected by their representation in popular entertainment. War games...
PB: £19,95
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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: £19,95
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After Nature A Politics for the Anthropocene
ISBN: PB: 9780674979864, ISBN: HB: 9780674368224, Harvard University Press, February 2018
296 pp., 13.9x21 cm
Nature no longer exists apart from humanity. Henceforth, the world we will inhabit is the one we have made. Geologists have called this new planetary epoch the Anthropocene, the Age of Humans. The geological strata we are now creating record industri...
PB: £14,95
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HB: £23,95
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Introduction to Chinese Poetry From the Canon of Poetry to the Lyrics of the Song Dynasty
ISBN: HB: 9780674977013, Harvard University Press, February 2018
480 pp., 15.2x22.8 cm
This innovative textbook for learning classical Chinese poetry moves beyond the traditional anthology of poems translated into English and instead brings readers – including those with no knowledge of Chinese – as close as possible to the texture of...
HB: £51,95
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Knowing Bodies, Passionate Souls Sense Perceptions in Byzantium
ISBN: HB: 9780884024217, Harvard University Press, February 2018
342 pp., 21.6x27.9 cm, 59 colour illus., 3 halftones, 9 line illus., 1 table
How does sense perception contribute to human cognition? How did the Byzantines understand that contribution? Byzantine culture in all its domains showed deep appreciation for sensory awareness and sensory experience. The senses were reckoned as mode...
HB: £55,95
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Sharing the Prize Economics of the Civil Rights Revolution in the American South
ISBN: PB: 9780674980402, ISBN: HB: 9780674049338, Harvard University Press, February 2018
368 pp., 13.3x20.9 cm, 3 maps, 47 graphs, 16 tables, 2 halftones
The civil rights movement was also a struggle for economic justice, one that until now has not had its own history. "Sharing the Prize" demonstrates the significant material gains black southerners made – in improved job opportunities, quality of edu...
PB: £15,95
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HB: £29,95
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From Site to Sight Anthropology, Photography, and the Power of Imagery (Thirtieth Anniversary Edition)
ISBN: PB: 9780873658676, Harvard University Press, January 2018
144 pp., 21.6x27.9 cm, 32 colour illus., 115 halftones, 14 line illus., 1 map
In 1986 the Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology at Harvard mounted "From Site to Sight", a groundbreaking traveling exhibition on the historic and contemporary uses of photography in anthropology. Using visual materials from the vast photogra...
PB: £31,95
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Encountering China Michael Sandel and Chinese Philosophy
ISBN: HB: 9780674976146, Harvard University Press, January 2018
284 pp., 14x21 cm
In the West, Harvard philosopher Michael Sandel is a thinker of unusual prominence. In China, he's a phenomenon, greeted by vast crowds. China Daily reports that he has acquired a popularity "usually reserved for Hollywood movie stars." China Newswee...
HB: £23,95
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Epic of Ram, Volume 3 Murty Classical Library of India 15
ISBN: HB: 9780674975019, Harvard University Press, January 2018
350 pp., 13.3x20.3 cm
"The Epic of Ram" presents a new translation of the "Ramcaritmanas of Tulsidas" (1543-1623). Written in Avadhi, a literary dialect of classical Hindi, the poem has become the most beloved retelling of the ancient Ramayana story across northern India....
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Epic of Ram, Volume 4 Murty Classical Library of India 16
ISBN: HB: 9780674975026, Harvard University Press, January 2018
350 pp., 13.3x20.3 cm
"The Epic of Ram" presents a new translation of the "Ramcaritmanas of Tulsidas" (1543-1623). Written in Avadhi, a literary dialect of classical Hindi, the poem has become the most beloved retelling of the ancient Ramayana story across northern India....
HB: £23,95
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