The Cambridge Companion to Utilitarianism

The Cambridge Companion to Utilitarianism

Dec. 19, 2016

Utilitarianism, the approach to ethics based on the maximization of overall well-being, continues to have great traction in moral philosophy and political thought. This Companion offers a systematic exploration of its history, themes, and applications.

A History of Market Performance: From Ancient Babylonia to the Modern World

A History of Market Performance: From Ancient Babylonia to the Modern World

Dec. 19, 2016

This exciting new volume examines the development of market performance from Antiquity until the dawn of the Industrial Revolution.

Museum as Process: Translating Local and Global Knowledges

Museum as Process: Translating Local and Global Knowledges

Dec. 19, 2016

Museum as Process explores a variety of strategies for engaging source communities in the process of translation and the collaborative mediation of cultural knowledges. Scholars from around the world reflect upon their work with specific communities in different parts of the world.

Intersectionality and Criminology: Disrupting and revolutionizing studies of crime

Intersectionality and Criminology: Disrupting and revolutionizing studies of crime

Dec. 19, 2016

Intersectionality and Criminology provides a comprehensive review of the need for, and use of, intersectionality in the study of crime, criminality, and the criminal legal system. This is essential reading for academics and students researching and studying in the fields of crime, criminal justice, theoretical criminology, and gender, race, and socioeconomic class.

Routledge Handbook of Interpretive Political Science

Routledge Handbook of Interpretive Political Science

Dec. 19, 2016

Interpretive political science focuses on the meanings that shape actions and institutions, and the ways in which they do so. This Handbook explores the implications of interpretive theory for the study of politics.

Operator Theory, Operator Algebras and Applications

Operator Theory, Operator Algebras and Applications

Dec. 19, 2016

This book consists of research papers that cover the scientific areas of the International Workshop on Operator Theory, Operator Algebras and Applications, held in Lisbon in September 2012.

Russian Literature since 1991

Russian Literature since 1991

Dec. 15, 2016

Russian Literature since 1991 is the first comprehensive, single-volume compendium of modern scholarship on post-Soviet Russian literature. The volume encompasses broad, complex and diverse sources of literary material - from ideological and historical novels to experimental prose and poetry, from nonfiction to drama.

Oxford Handbook

The Oxford Handbook of Environmental Political Theory

Dec. 15, 2016

The Oxford Handbook of Environmental Political Theory is set at the intersection of political theory and environmental politics, yet with broad engagement across the environmental social sciences and humanities, this Handbook illustrates, defines, and challenges the field of environmental political theory (EPT)

The Edge

The Edge: The War against Cheating and Corruption in the Cutthroat World of Elite Sports

Oct. 20, 2016

Both entertaining and thought-provoking, The Edge not only visits the battlefields in the war against cheating and corruption, but also explores ways to ensure that “the spirit of sport” can survive in today’s high-tech, highly professional world.

Civil Rights Music: The Soundtracks of the Civil Rights Movement

Civil Rights Music: The Soundtracks of the Civil Rights Movement

While there have been a number of studies that have explored African American “movement culture” and African American “movement politics,” rarely has the mixture of black music and black politics or, rather, black music an as expression of black movement politics, been explored across several genres of African American “movement music.

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