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Fifty Key Writers on Photography

Fifty Key Writers on Photography

1st Edition

Mark Durden
December 18, 2012

A clear and concise survey of some of the most significant writers on photography who have played a major part in defining and influencing our understanding of the medium. It provides a succinct overview of writing on photography from a diverse range of disciplines and perspectives and...

Race and Ethnicity: The Key Concepts

Race and Ethnicity: The Key Concepts

1st Edition

Amy Ansell
December 17, 2012

Situating the study of race and ethnicity within its historical and intellectual context, this much needed guide exposes students to the broad diversity of scholarship within the field. It provides a clear and succinct explanation of more than 70 key terms, their conceptual evolution over time, and...

Fifty Key Thinkers on Globalization

Fifty Key Thinkers on Globalization

1st Edition

William Coleman, Alina Sajed
November 26, 2012

Fifty Key Thinkers on Globalization is an outstanding guide to often-encountered thinkers whose ideas have shaped, defined and influenced this new and rapidly growing field. The authors clearly and lucidly survey the life, work and impact of fifty of the most important theorists of...

Gender: The Key Concepts

Gender: The Key Concepts

1st Edition

Mary Evans, Carolyn Williams
October 31, 2012

This invaluable volume provides an overview of 37 terms, theories and concepts frequently used in gender studies which those studying the subject can find difficult to grasp. Each entry provides a critical definition of the concept, examining the background to the idea, its usage and the major...

Bible and Cinema: Fifty Key Films

Bible and Cinema: Fifty Key Films

1st Edition

Adele Reinhartz
October 29, 2012

Movies which have drawn inspiration from the Bible, either directly or indirectly, have been extremely popular since the earliest days of cinema. Bible and Cinema: Fifty Key Films introduces a wide range of those movies, which are among the most important, critically-acclaimed and highest-grossing...

Research Methods: The Key Concepts

Research Methods: The Key Concepts

1st Edition

Michael Hammond, Jerry Wellington
August 17, 2012

This invaluable resource provides a comprehensive overview of the many methods and methodologies of social research. Each entry provides a critical definition and examines the value and difficulties of a particular method or methodology of concept across different fields of social research....

Tourism: The Key Concepts

Tourism: The Key Concepts

1st Edition

Peter Robinson
July 30, 2012

Tourism: The Key Concepts offers a comprehensive collection of the most frequently used and studied concepts in the subject of tourism. Within the text key terms, concepts, typologies and frameworks are examined in the context of the broader social sciences, blending together theory and practice to...

Fifty Key Texts in Art History

Fifty Key Texts in Art History

1st Edition

Diana Newall, Grant Pooke
February 13, 2012

Fifty Key Texts in Art History is an anthology of critical commentaries selected from the classical period to the late modern. It explores some of the central and emerging themes, issues and debates within Art History as an increasingly expansive and globalised discipline. It features an...

Fifty Key Thinkers on Religion

Fifty Key Thinkers on Religion

1st Edition

Gary Kessler
July 20, 2011

Fifty Key Thinkers on Religion is an accessible guide to the most important and widely studied theorists on religion of the last 300 years. Arranged chronologically, the book explores the lives, works and ideas of key writers across a truly interdisciplinary range, from sociologists to...

Fifty Key Thinkers on Language and Linguistics

Fifty Key Thinkers on Language and Linguistics

1st Edition

Margaret Thomas
June 01, 2011

What was the first language, and where did it come from? Do all languages have properties in common? What is the relationship of language to thought? Fifty Key Thinkers on Language and Linguistics explores how fifty of the most influential figures in the field have asked and have responded to...

Fifty Key Works of History and Historiography

Fifty Key Works of History and Historiography

1st Edition

Kenneth R. Stunkel
May 24, 2011

Fifty Key Works of History and Historiography introduces some of the most important works ever written by those who have sought to understand, capture, query and interpret the past. The works covered include texts from ancient times to the present day and from different cultural traditions ensuring...

Fifty Contemporary Choreographers

Fifty Contemporary Choreographers

2nd Edition

Jo Butterworth
March 11, 2011

A unique and authoritative guide to the lives and work of prominent living contemporary choreographers. Representing a wide range of dance genres, each entry locates the individual in the context of modern dance theatre and explores their impact. Those studied include: Jerome Bel Richard Alston...

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