This book develops an inductive risk account of the limits of reasonable religious disagreement. The... Læs mere
This book examines Paul Ricoeur's moral anthropology. It shows that his hermeneutical approach to responsibility... Læs mere
This study provides a broad and interdisciplinary examination of Russian culture and Western perceptions of the country. Drawing... Læs mere
The Anthropology of Los Angeles: Place and Agency in an Urban Setting questions the production and representations of both the real and imagined L.A. by documenting hidden histories that portray a collision of elements, including race, class, gender, identity, food, and space.
The scope of this book is the characterization of the template for the properly aesthetic experience, composed of the prerequisite (desire) and the three subsequent phases: excess, pause (rupture, break), and recuperation (surprise).
This book philosophically explores changing conceptions of race and equality in Supreme Court decisions interpreting the... Læs mere
Struggling in the Land of Plenty examines how gendered and racialized poverty, social structural inequality, intimate partner violence, and welfare reform have contributed to the rise in family homelessness, exposing the devastating consequences for women and their children.
This book examines how language-both visual and narrative-shapes society's understanding of gender roles, sex, and sexuality and how visual texts work to reimagine and rearticulate healthy intimacy while challenging rape culture and rape myth acceptance.
In Evolved Emotions, Glenn Weisfeld analyzes a comprehensive list of universal emotions, detailing their elicitors, affects, behavioral tendencies, and expressions. Weisfeld explains how each emotion enhances the biological fitness of the individual.
This book collects, for the first time, primary documents associated with the Jack Cade Rebellion that have been translated into Present-Day... Læs mere
This book explores the nature and implications of positive, creative, and loving mimesis and brings together the interdisciplinary fields of Girardian... Læs mere
This book offers a thematically oriented reading of the Novelas ejemplares with relevant asides to Cervantes' other works. It takes into account the recent scholarship on the Novelas, and it also reflects the author's experience of teaching Cervantes' works in recent years.
This book provides a multidisciplinary assessment of the salience of the ethnic and religious realities of shaping various South... Læs mere
Analyzing Blake's works theologically through a wide-angled lens that encompasses the major religious movements he addressed in his art, Jesse concludes Blake was a theological moderate who defended an evangelical faith akin to the Methodism of John Wesley. She argues that, on...
Communicating User Experience illustrates how the use of Local Strategies Research (LSR) methodologies enables designers to understand the cultural implications for user actions and practices in and through digital media.