The Limits of Gendered Citizenship

The Limits of Gendered Citizenship

The underlying theme of this edited collection is gendered citizenship, as well as the challenges and limits that confront the gendering of citizenship. It critiques the notion of the genderless nation-state citizen - in both analytical and policy terms and contexts - and necessarily engages with at least three major sets of contradictions or tensions:...

EU Enlargement and Socialization

EU Enlargement and Socialization

The European Union's enlargement has been considered a success story - apart from Cyprus and Turkey. This book looks at the EU's expansion and examines its effectiveness in terms of international socialization and compliance, focussing specifically on the socialization of Turkey and Cyprus into the Western community. Although NATO-member Turkey submitted...

Mot a Mot Fifth Edition: New Advanced French Vocabulary

Mot a Mot Fifth Edition: New Advanced French Vocabulary

Help your students achieve their best on their exams with authentic and sophisticated phrases. This second edition of the bestselling A Level French vocabulary reference book provides idiomatic phrases drawn from real sources such as newspapers, magazines and websites to ensure the most accurate and authentic language. - Covers key vocabulary in thematic...

Looking at Greek and Roman Sculpture in Stone

Looking at Greek and Roman Sculpture in Stone

Tool marks and joins, Cycladic and Daedalic styles, and kouroi and kanephoroi are among the many terms pertaining to the study of classical stone sculpture that are succinctly described in this latest addition to the "Looking At" series. Presented in glossary format, this illustrated book gives concise definitions of the words and phrases most frequently...

Reading, Grade 3

Reading, Grade 3

Social Studies World History Activity Book

Social Studies World History Activity Book

Responsible Innovation 2

Responsible Innovation 2

This book discusses issues regarding conceptualization, governance and implementation of responsible innovation. It treats different approaches to making responsible innovation a reality and it contains new case studies that illustrate challenges and solutions. Research on Responsible Innovation is by its nature highly multidisciplinary, and also pro-active

Contested Tastes

Contested Tastes

Who cares about foie gras? As it turns out, many do. In the last decade, this French delicacy--the fattened liver of ducks or geese that have been force-fed through a tube--has been at the center of contentious battles between animal rights activists, artisanal farmers, industry groups, politicians, chefs, and foodies. In Contested Tastes, Michaela...

A Certain Justice

A Certain Justice

From P.D. James, one of the masters of British crime fiction comes the tenth novel to feature commander Adam Dalgliesh. A Certain Justice is a chilling murder mystery packed with forensic detail, set in the treacherous legal world of London. Venetia Aldridge QC is a distinguished barrister. When she agrees to defend Garry Ashe, accused of the brutal...

A Political Explanation of Economic Growth

A Political Explanation of Economic Growth

Taiwan is a classic case of export-led industrialization. But unlike South Korea and Japan, where large firms have been the major exporters, before the late 1980s Taiwan's successful exporters were overwhelmingly small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). The SMEs became the engine of the entire economy, yet for many years the state virtually ignored...

Plastics in Art

Plastics in Art

Molecular Endocrinology of Cancer: Volume 1, Part 2, Endocrine Therapies

Molecular Endocrinology of Cancer: Volume 1, Part 2, Endocrine Therapies

One third of human cancers have a hormonal basis. Breast cancer, the most common cancer of women, is increasing in incidence in many countries, as, in epidemic proportions, is prostate cancer, the second most common cancer of men. Concurrently, the development of molecular biology has led to a refinement of the definition of hormones to include the...