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The Maryknoll Sisters in Hong Kong, 1921-1969

The Maryknoll Sisters in Hong Kong, 1921-1969

This book describes the adaptation of American women to cross-cultural situations in Hong Kong from 1921 to 1969. The Maryknoll...

The Making of the Modern State

The Making of the Modern State

Nelson provides a historical overview of the theoretical and ideological evolution of the modern state, from pre-state and pre-modern state...

The Many Faces of Judge Lynch

The Many Faces of Judge Lynch

“A ground breaking study of extralegal violence that considers the changing meaning and use of the term “”lynching”” throughout American...

The Literary Career and Legacy of Elizabeth Cary, 1613-1680

The Literary Career and Legacy of Elizabeth Cary, 1613-1680

This is the first book to study the work and influence of Elizabeth Cary, author of the first original play...

The Literary and Cultural Rhetoric of Victimhood

The Literary and Cultural Rhetoric of Victimhood

In a series of paradigmatic readings of Ren Girard, Peter Sloterdijk, Michael Haneke, Anselm Kiefer, Michel Houellebecq, Elfriede Jelinek, Giorgio...

The Letter of Violence

The Letter of Violence

This book traces the theory of violence from nineteenth-century symmetrical warfare through today’s warfare of electronics and unbalanced numbers. Surveying...

The Legacy of Primo Levi

The Legacy of Primo Levi

This collection represents some of the latest research on Primo Levi, the famous Auschwitz survivor Italian author, in the field...

The Legacy of a Freedom School

The Legacy of a Freedom School

The story of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee’s Mississippi Freedom Schools. The Legacy of a Freedom School

The Last Battle of the Cold War

The Last Battle of the Cold War

A fascinating, first-hand account of the bureaucratic and public struggles that lead to the Intermediate Nuclear Forces (INF) treaty, Glitman...

The International Thought of Martin Wight

The International Thought of Martin Wight

Martin Wight (1913-1972) was one of the most original and enigmatic international thinkers of the twentieth century. This new study,...

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