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Janet L. Abu-Lughod: Cairo, Buch

Janet L. Abu-Lughod
Cairo

1001 years as a continuous settlement, 100 years as a modern city, Cairo in the 1970s is a complex metropolis. Janet Abu-Lughod traces the social and demographic history of Cairo, demonstrating the contin…

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EUR 142,20*
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Walter Armbrust: Martyrs and Tricksters, Buch

Walter Armbrust
Martyrs and Tricksters

The Egyptian Revolution of 2011 began with immense hope, but was defeated in two and a half years, ushering in the most brutal and corrupt regime in modern Egyptian history. How was the passage from utmos…

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EUR 30,32*
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Sir David Attenborough: Life in the Undergrowth, Buch

Sir David Attenborough
Life in the Undergrowth

"In "Life in the Undergrowth," Sir David Attenborough again makes the difficult seem effortless--he delivers with characteristic grace and informality intimate details of the lives of creatures that often…

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EUR 28,71*
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Joel S. Baden: The Book of Exodus, Buch

Joel S. Baden
The Book of Exodus

Exodus is the second book of the Hebrew Bible, but it may rank first in lasting cultural importance. It is here that the classic biblical themes of oppression and redemption, of human enslavement and divi…

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EUR 29,79*
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Marisa Anne Bass: Insect Artifice, Buch

Marisa Anne Bass
Insect Artifice

This pathbreaking and stunningly illustrated book recovers the intersections between natural history, politics, art, and philosophy in the late sixteenth-century Low Countries. Insect Artifice explores th…

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EUR 72,32*
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Duncan Bell: Reordering the World, Buch

Duncan Bell
Reordering the World

"A magisterial study...by a historian at the top of his game. Political theorists, intellectual historians, and students of empire are once again in Duncan Bell's debt for his deep research, elegant analy…

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EUR 29,79*
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Anya Bernstein: The Future of Immortality, Buch

Anya Bernstein
The Future of Immortality

As long as we have known death, we have dreamed of life without end. In The Future of Immortality, Anya Bernstein explores the contemporary Russian communities of visionaries and utopians who are pressing…

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EUR 26,05*
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Carles Boix: Democratic Capitalism at the Crossroads, Buch

Carles Boix
Democratic Capitalism at the Crossroads

The twentieth century witnessed the triumph of democratic capitalism in the industrialized West, with widespread popular support for both free markets and representative elections. Today, that political c…

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EUR 29,79*
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Steven Brint: Two Cheers for Higher Education, Buch

Steven Brint
Two Cheers for Higher Education

Focusing on the years 1980-2015, Brint details the trajectory of American universities, which was influenced by evolving standards of disciplinary professionalism, market-driven partnerships, and the goal…

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EUR 40,94*
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Thomas Campanella: Brooklyn, Buch

Thomas Campanella
Brooklyn

A major new history of Brooklyn, told through its landscapes, buildings, and the people who made them, from the early 17th century to today.

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EUR 40,41*
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Pierre Cardaliaguet: The Master Equation and the Convergence Problem in Mean Field Games, Buch

Pierre Cardaliaguet
The Master Equation and the Convergence Problem in Mean Field Games

This book describes the latest advances in the theory of mean field games, which are optimal control problems with a continuum of players, each of them interacting with the whole statistical distribution …

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EUR 84,01*
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Federica Carugati: Creating a Constitution, Buch

Federica Carugati
Creating a Constitution

A comprehensive account of how the Athenian constitution was created and how political and economic goals that were normally associated with Western developed countries were once achieved through differen…

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EUR 46,79*
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John Cottingham: In Search of the Soul, Buch

John Cottingham
In Search of the Soul

The concept of the soul has been a recurring area of exploration since ancient times. What do we mean when we talk about finding our soul, how do we know we have one, and does it hold any relevance in tod…

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EUR 26,05*
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Biale David: Hasidism, Buch

Biale David
Hasidism

This is the first comprehensive history of the pietistic movement that shaped modern Judaism. The book's unique blend of intellectual, religious, and social history offers perspectives on the movement's l…

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EUR 47,86*
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Lawrence Douglas: The Right Wrong Man, Buch

Lawrence Douglas
The Right Wrong Man

In 2009, Harper's Magazine sent war-crimes expert Lawrence Douglas to Munich to cover the last chapter of the lengthiest case ever to arise from the Holocaust: the trial of eighty-nine-year-old John Demja…

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EUR 23,39*
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Carlos Eire: The Life of Saint Teresa of Avila, Buch

Carlos Eire
The Life of Saint Teresa of Avila

The Life of Saint Teresa of Avila is among the most remarkable accounts ever written of the human encounter with the divine. The Life is not really an autobiography at all, but rather a confession written…

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EUR 29,79*
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David Feldman: Chaos and Dynamical Systems, Buch

David Feldman
Chaos and Dynamical Systems

The author presents an accessible, clear introduction to dynamical systems and chaos theory, important and exciting areas that have shaped many scientific fields. While the rules governing dynamical syste…

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EUR 40,94*
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Dr. Roy Flechner: Saint Patrick Retold, Buch

Dr. Roy Flechner
Saint Patrick Retold

Saint Patrick was, by his own admission, a controversial figure. Convicted in a trial by his elders in Britain and hounded by rumors that he settled in Ireland for financial gain, the man who was to becom…

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EUR 30,32*
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Errol Fuller: Elephant, Buch

Errol Fuller
Elephant

In this stunningly illustrated volume, Fuller provides a rich and moving portrait of elephants, exploring their natural history, the legends that have grown up around them, their unique place in art and l…

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EUR 33,50*
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Bowen William G.: The Shape of the River, Buch

Bowen William G.
The Shape of the River

First published in 1998, this text became an immediate landmark in the debate over affirmative action in America. It grounded a contentious subject in concrete data at a time when arguments surrounding it…

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EUR 29,24*
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