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"City of the Future"

"City of the Future"

Astana, the capital city of the post-Soviet Kazakhstan, has often been admired for the design and planning of its futuristic cityscape. This anthropological study of the development of the city focuses on every-day practices, official ideologies and representations alongside the memories and dreams of the city's longstanding residents and recent migrants

"Cum Essem in Constantie...": Raffaele Fulgosio and the Council of Constance 1414-1415

"Cum Essem in Constantie...": Raffaele Fulgosio and the Council of Constance 1414-1415

In "Cum essem in Constantie," Martin John Cable presents a study of the Padua university jurist Raffaele Fulgosio (Fulgosius) (1367-1427) and his work as an advocate at the Council of Constance from 1414 to 1415.

"Farewell, My Nation"

"Farewell, My Nation"

The fully updated third edition of Farewell, My Nation considers the complex and often tragic relationships between American Indians, white Americans, and the U.S. government during the nineteenth century, as the government tried to find ways to deal with social and political questions about how to treat America s indigenous population. * Updated to...

"Guidance, Not Governance"

"Guidance, Not Governance"

Solomon Bennett Freehof (1892-1990) was one of America's most distinguished, influential, and beloved rabbis. Ordained at Hebrew Union College in 1915, he was of the generation of rabbis from east European immigrant backgrounds who moved Reform Judaism away from its classical form toward a renewed appreciation of traditional practices. Freehof himself...

"Happy the One Who Meditates on Wisdom" (Sir. 14,20)

"Happy the One Who Meditates on Wisdom" (Sir. 14,20)

The last four decades have seen a substantial progress in the study of the Book of Ben Sira (Ecclesiasticus) on the literary, historical, theological, and sociological level. The discovery of the Hebrew Ben Sira Scroll at Masada in 1964 and the find of Hebrew Ben Sira fragments among the Dead Sea Scrolls were crucial landmarks to encourage serious investigation...

"His Dark Materials" Heinemann Play

"His Dark Materials" Heinemann Play

From the novels by Philip Pullman, this brilliant adaptation by Nicholas Wright of His Dark Materials is sure to be a runaway success with your students - such is the popularity of the original trilogy which has earned wide literary acclaim. * Consists of the two critically acclaimed plays performed at the National Theatre both printed in one volume...

"I Don't See Color"

"I Don't See Color"

"I Have Always Loved the Holy Tongue"

"I Have Always Loved the Holy Tongue"

Fusing high scholarship with high drama, Anthony Grafton and Joanna Weinberg uncover a secret and extraordinary aspect of a legendary Renaissance scholar's already celebrated achievement. The French Protestant Isaac Casaubon (1559-1614) is known to us through his pedantic namesake in George Eliot's "Middlemarch." But in this book, the real Casaubon...

"I Love Learning; I Hate School"

"I Love Learning; I Hate School"

"Lost" Causes

"Lost" Causes

"My Name is Freida Sima"

"My Name is Freida Sima"

Freida Sima (Bertha) Eisenberg Kraus was among the two million Jewish men, women and children who emigrated from Europe to the United States during the Great Wave of Immigration (1881-1914). This book tells her story and that of her family, from her birth in the Bukovina to her immigration to New York City alone at age fifteen in 1911, her immigrant...

"Regimes of Historicity" in Southeastern and Northern Europe, 1890-1945

"Regimes of Historicity" in Southeastern and Northern Europe, 1890-1945

The volume undertakes a comparative analysis of the various discursive traditions dealing with the connection between modernity and historicity in two 'small-culture' European regions: Southeastern and Northern Europe (Bulgaria, Romania, Montenegro, Serbia, Greece, Turkey, Hungary, Finland, Sweden, and Denmark). It seeks to reconstruct the ways in which...

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