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  1. Countless Blessings
    Barbara M. Cooper sets out to understand childbirth in Niger, a country with the world’s highest fertility rate and an alarmingly high rate of maternal and infant mortality.... Learn More
    Published: 1st July 2019
    Hardback | £72.00
    Paperback | £35.00
  2. Folk Illusions
    Published: 1st June 2019
    Hardback | £68.00
    Paperback | £26.99
  3. Media in Postapartheid South Africa
    Media in Postapartheid South Africa examines recent political developments in South Africa, using media as a narrator of social transition from the days of the struggle against apartheid to a capitalist consumer economy.... Learn More
    Published: 1st May 2019
    Hardback | £64.00
    Paperback | £22.99
  4. Surrogate Humanity
    Neda Atanasoski and Kalindi Vora trace the ways in which robots, artificial intelligence, and other technologies serve as surrogates for human workers within a labor system that is entrenched in and reinforces racial capitalism... Learn More
    Published: 22nd March 2019
    Hardback | £80.00
    Paperback | £19.99
  5. Research as Development
    Hardback | £39.00
  6. Movies, Songs, and Electric Sound
    How did the introduction of recorded music affect the production, viewing experience, and global export of movies? In Movies, Songs, and Electric Sound, Charles O’Brien examines American and European musical films created circa... Learn More
    Published: 1st March 2019
    Hardback | £68.00
    Paperback | £28.99
  7. Netflix Nations
    How streaming services and internet distribution have transformed global television culture. Television, once a broadcast medium, now also travels through our telephone lines, fiber optic cables, and wireless networks. It... Learn More
    Published: 8th January 2019
    Hardback | £71.00
    Paperback | £18.99
  8. One Size Fits None
    “Sustainable” has long been the rallying cry of agricultural progressives; given that much of our nation’s farm and ranch land is already degraded, however, sustainable agriculture often means maintaining a less-than-ideal... Learn More
    Published: 1st January 2019
    Paperback | £16.99
  9. Dialogues on the Human Ape

    Dialogues on the Human Ape

    Written by Laurent Dubreuil and Sue Savage-Rumbaugh

    Series Posthumanities

    University Of Minnesota Press

    A primatologist and a humanist together explore the meaning of being a \u201chuman animal\u201dHumanness is typically defined by our capacity for language and abstract thinking. Yet decades of research led by the primatologist... Learn More
    Published: 25th December 2018
    Hardback | £86.00
    Paperback | £20.99
  10. The Poem Electric
    An enlightening examination of the relationship between poetry and the information technologies increasingly used to read and write it Many poets and their readers believe poetry helps us escape straightforward, logical ways of... Learn More
    Published: 18th December 2018
    Hardback | £86.00
    Paperback | £20.99
  11. Made Modern
    The first major collection of its kind in thirty years, Made Modern explores the role of science and technology in shaping Canadians’ experience of themselves and their place in the modern world.... Learn More
    Published: 1st December 2018
    Hardback | £72.00
  12. The Fault Lines of Farm Policy
    At the intersection of the growing national conversation about our food system and the long-running debate about our government’s role in society is the complex farm bill. American farm policy, built on a political coalition... Learn More
    Published: 1st December 2018
    Hardback | £52.00
  13. Respawn
    Colin Milburn examines the relationships between video games, hackers, and science fiction, showing how games provide models of social and political engagement, critique, and resistance while offering a vital space for players... Learn More
    Published: 30th November 2018
    Hardback | £80.00
    Paperback | £20.99
  14. Convergent Knowing
    Global environmental destruction, growing inequality, and the persistent poverty afflicting the majority of humans on the planet challenge Christian theorists, theologians, and ethicists in their pursuit of an ethical vision that... Learn More
    Published: 30th November 2018
    Hardback | £96.00
    Paperback | £29.99
  15. Beyond the Sea

    Beyond the Sea

    Navigating Bioshock

    Edited by Felan Parker and Jessica Aldred

    McGill-Queen's University Press

    The Bioshock series looms large in the industry and culture of video games for its ambitious incorporation of high-minded philosophical questions and retro-futuristic aesthetics into the ultraviolent first-person shooter genre.... Learn More
    Published: 30th November 2018
    Hardback | £96.00
    Paperback | £22.99
  16. Infrahumanisms
    Megan H. Glick considers how twentieth-century conversations surrounding nonhuman life have impacted a broad range of attitudes toward forms of human difference such as race, sexuality, and health, showing how efforts to define... Learn More
    Published: 30th November 2018
    Hardback | £80.00
    Paperback | £19.99
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