This volume presents the latest research on three of the most important aspects of ancient Egyptian... Læs mere
'Victorian demons' explores how a crisis in masculinity was represented in literary, medical, legal and sociological contexts at the fin-de-siecle. It makes a significant contribution to scholarship on the Gothic. -- .
Explores the nature and dynamics of Ireland's land questions during the 19th and 20th centuries, and also the ways in which the Irish land question has been written about by historians. -- .
Conrad's Marlow offers a comprehensive account and critical analysis of one of Conrad's most celebrated... Læs mere
This is the most complete translation ever attempted of these moral tales, and will be a valuable source text for all scholars and students of medieval literature. -- .
This collection of essays offers a major reassessment of the meaning and significance of emotional experience in the work of Shakespeare and his contemporaries. -- .
This bold inter-disciplinary study analyses the history, retention and development of frontier processes in the Eastern Caribbean multi-island state of St. Vincent and the Grenadines. -- .
Based on over 250 psychiatric case files, this book traces the lives of Kenya's 'white insane' to focus not on the 'great white... Læs mere
A case study of deaf people's leisure in England within a wider British context and gives insights into a... Læs mere
First book-length critical work devoted to the impact of the end of empire and traces of imperial memory in mainstream English Literature... Læs mere
This collection of essays written by scholars from a variety of disciplines is about a favourite game of Anglo-French intellectual life since the eighteenth century: the game of cultural transfers and comparisons between English and French intellectuals themselves. -- .
This book explores the marital relationships of the Scottish elites, 1650-1850, looking at how they negotiated love, intimacy and power in a patriarchal culture. -- .
Explores the implications of scientific discourse on Russian concepts of mental illness and national health -- .