While literature and the arts are rarely considered primary sources for knowledge about human motivation and behaviour, people... Læs mere
Does the sequence of presidential primaries affect the choices voters make?
One of the 'big three' of swing tenors - along with Coleman Hawkins and Lester Young - Ben Webster was one of the best known... Læs mere
Shows how courts use fiction in their treatment of sovereign violence. Sovereignty is often cast as a limit-concept, constituent force,... Læs mere
Sheds light on the complex relationships between women employers and their household help in the early 20th century through their representations in literature, including women's magazines, conduct manuals, and particularly female-authored fiction.
Examines the history of acting pedagogy and performance practice in the United States, and their debts to industrial... Læs mere
In the age of digital communications, it can be difficult to imagine a time when the meaning and imagery of stamps was... Læs mere
Tells the stories of the people who defined the early history of America's international relationships. Throughout... Læs mere
Presents a conceptual framework for understanding the development of improvised dance in late 20th-century America. This book... Læs mere
Sheds new light on the work of Robert Hayden (1913-80) in response to changing literary... Læs mere
Gathers the expertise of leading and emerging scholars in podcasting and digital audio to take stock of podcasting's recent... Læs mere
Offers a new perspective on how state legislators make decisions about what public services to provide and how to pay for them