Combined Academic Publishers

Cultural Sitings

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  1. Trauma and Memory
    The book explores the social construction of different dimensions of trauma in law and medicine.... Learn More
    Published: 22nd January 2008
    Hardback | £50.00
  2. The Arab Jews
    This book is about the social history of the Arab Jews—Jews living in Arab countries—against the backdrop of Zionist nationalism.... Learn More
    Published: 15th May 2006
    Hardback | £54.00
  3. Taking Wrongs Seriously
    This multi-disciplinary collection examines the recent wave of political apologies for acts of past injustice.... Learn More
    Published: 30th March 2006
    Hardback | £52.00
    Paperback | £20.99
  4. The Mind of Modernism
    This vanguard collection of original and in-depth essays seeks to explore the intricate interplay of the aesthetic and psychological domains during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, and to consider the reasons... Learn More
    Published: 18th December 2003
    Hardback | £58.00
    Paperback | £23.99
  5. The Virgin, the King, and the Royal Slaves of El Cobre
    This book tells the extraordinary story of a village of peasants and miners who were slaves belonging to the king of Spain and whose local patroness was a vision of the virgin. It explores the ways the royal slaves, assisted by... Learn More
    Published: 23rd July 2002
    Paperback | £23.99
  6. How to Write the History of the New World
    An Economist Book of the Year, 2001. In the 18th century, a debate ensued over the French naturalist Buffon's contention that the New World was in fact geologically new. Historians, naturalists, and philosophers clashed over... Learn More
    Published: 1st July 2002
    Hardback | £52.00
    Paperback | £21.99
  7. AlterNatives
    This is the history of the black British women's movement of the 1980s (comprising women of African-Caribbean and South Asian origin), and its place in postwar British politics, racism, and feminism.... Learn More
    Published: 1st February 2002
    Hardback | £40.00
    Paperback | £18.99
  8. Museums and Memory

    Museums and Memory

    Edited by Susan A. Crane

    Series Cultural Sitings

    Stanford University Press

    This volume considers museums from personal experience and historical study, and from the memories of museum visitors, curators, and scholars. Representing a variety of fields, the essays range widely over time and place, in exhibitions... Learn More
    Published: 1st July 2000
    Hardback | £44.00
    Paperback | £19.99
  9. Enlightenment, Passion, Modernity
    Enriched by the methods and insights of social history, the history of mentalités, linguistics, anthropology, literary theory, and art history, intellectual and cultural history are experiencing a renewed vitality. The far-ranging... Learn More
    Published: 1st April 2000
    Hardback | £76.00
  10. Prehistories of the Future
    Examining the emergence of modernism from the fin-de-siècle primitivist project this volume shows how ethnographic materials shaped a variety of high and low discourses (ethnology, social theory, gender construction, classical... Learn More
    Published: 1st December 1995
    Hardback | £64.00
    Paperback | £23.99
  11. Rediscovering History
    This book, offering the state-of-the-art in cultural/intellectual history today, examines some of the major problems and themes critical to the historical study of European culture. It explores the limits and capacities of historical... Learn More
    Published: 1st December 1994
    Hardback | £72.00
    Paperback | £26.99