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Paperback. Based on Atreyee Sen's immersion into the low-income, working-class slums of Bombay, this book tells the story of the women and children of the Shiv Sena, one of the most radical and violent of the Hindu nationalist parties that dominated Indian politics. Num Pages: 236 pages. BIC Classification: 1FKA; JFFE; JFSJ1; JPW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 138. .
Publisher
C Hurst & Co Publishers Ltd
Number of pages
236
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9781850658702
ISBN
9781850658702

€ 27.56

Hardcover. Drawing on many years of research, interviews with educators and officials, and visits to the region, Barbara Kellner-Heinkele and Jacob M. Landau explore the politics of language and its intersection with identity in Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan. Series: International Library of Central Asian Studies. Num Pages: 288 pages, 5 b/w integrated illustrations & 1 map. BIC Classification: 1FC; JFSL3; JP. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 223 x 149 x 29. Weight in Grams: 486.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Number of pages
288
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848858206
ISBN
9781848858206

€ 98.51

Hardcover. A thematic overview of how childhood and the family were perceived in the period from 1800 to 1900, covering life cycle, relationships, community, economy, the state, the environment, education, religion and health. Editor(s): Heywood, Colin. Series: The Cultural Histories. Num Pages: 254 pages, 28 illus. BIC Classification: 3JH; HBLL; HBTB; JFSP1; JHBK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 252 x 177 x 17. Weight in Grams: 654.
Publisher
Berg Publishers
Number of pages
254
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847887986
ISBN
9781847887986

€ 83.97

Hardcover. Examines both the role and representations of Muslims in the news media, particularly within a climate of threat, fear and misunderstanding. This book aims to establish the links between context, content, production and audiences thus reflects the cycle of the communication process and reveals the ways in which meaning is produced and reproduced. Editor(s): Poole, Elizabeth; Richardson, John E. Num Pages: 256 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: JFD; JFSR2. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 146 x 226 x 25. Weight in Grams: 428.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Number of pages
256
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845111717
ISBN
9781845111717

€ 93.77

Paperback. Series: 20th Century Icons S. Num Pages: 64 pages, colour & b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: 3JJ; JFSK2. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 137 x 121 x 4. Weight in Grams: 82.
Publisher
Absolute Press
Number of pages
64
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Condition
New
SKU
V9781899791774
ISBN
9781899791774

€ 6.93

Hardcover. Offers perspectives on what it is to be both modern and Muslim. This book provides insights into reconciling Islamic tradition and the modern world. It is suitable for scholars and advanced students of Islam, Middle East studies and policymakers. Editor(s): Sajoo, Amyn B. Num Pages: 300 pages, 1 map, 2 charts, 4 integrated b/w illustrations. BIC Classification: HRH; JFSR2. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 226 x 148 x 31. Weight in Grams: 572.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris in Association with the Institute of Ismaili Studies
Number of pages
300
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845118723
ISBN
9781845118723

€ 33.99
€ 33.36

Hardcover. These essays systematically consider the main areas of English domestic law that impinge particularly acutely upon ethnic minority families. Editor(s): Murphy, John. Num Pages: 288 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 1DBKW; JFSL; LND; LNM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 156 x 22. Weight in Grams: 560.
Publisher
Hart Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
288
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2000
Condition
New
SKU
V9781901362596
ISBN
9781901362596

€ 73.42

Hardcover. First published more than seventy years ago and now extremely rare, the work remains an invaluable resource for scholars. This new edition contains an introduction by Rudi Matthee, an acknowledged authority on Safavid Persia, who has also unearthed a wealth of new information on the editor Herbert Chick. Editor(s): Chick, H. Translator(s): Chick, H. Num Pages: 1424 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: JFSR2. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 248 x 195 x 116. Weight in Grams: 3204.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Number of pages
1424
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848857681
ISBN
9781848857681

€ 289.60

Hardcover. BIC Classification: 1HBE; JFSR2; KC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. .
Publisher
C Hurst & Co Publishers Ltd
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9781850657606
ISBN
9781850657606

€ 51.81

Hardcover. Series: War, Culture and Society. Num Pages: 288 pages, 6 bw illus. BIC Classification: 1KBB; HBW; JFSJ1; JWT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474238038
ISBN
9781474238038

€ 99.13

Hardcover. How did Iran's clergy justify their country's devastating eight-year war with Iraq? Seeking to rationalize Iran's war in Islamic theological terms, this study examines Iran's conduct up until the cease-fire and acceptance of Resolution 598 in 1988. Series: Library of Modern Middle East Studies. Num Pages: 256 pages, bibliography, index. BIC Classification: 1FBN; 3JJPN; HRH; JFSR2; JW. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 216 x 138 x 22. Weight in Grams: 367.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Number of pages
256
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1999
Condition
New
SKU
V9781860644078
ISBN
9781860644078

€ 98.51

Hardcover. Examines the role of women in Egyptian society, looking both at the legal system and how they themselves understand their rights. Series: Library of Modern Middle East Studies. Num Pages: 320 pages, 7 bw integrated. BIC Classification: 1HBE; JFSJ1; JFSR2; JPVH. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 216 x 138. .
Publisher
I.B.Tauris
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Sew
Condition
New
SKU
V9781784532451
ISBN
9781784532451

€ 94.08

Hardcover. A study of lesbian desire in French and Francophone films. Num Pages: 232 pages, 10 b/w illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DDF; APFA; JFSK1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 241 x 164 x 19. Weight in Grams: 524.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Number of pages
232
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748621651
ISBN
9780748621651

€ 95.63

Hardcover. Literary fiction has always provided an outlet for social and political critique. This book charts the rise of postcolonial literature written by women from the Maghreb, and provides an analysis of three of the region's prominent contemporary authors such as Assia Djeba (Algeria), Leila Abouzeid (Morocco) and Souad Guellouz (Tunisia). Series: Library of Modern Middle East Studies. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: DSB; JFSJ1. Category: (UF) Further/Higher Education. Dimension: 221 x 146 x 21. Weight in Grams: 400.
Publisher
Tauris Academic Studies
Number of pages
224
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848854499
ISBN
9781848854499

€ 93.77

Hardcover. Based on 216 in-depth interviews of Muslims in Britain, the book examines how British Muslim youths and young adults, 15-30 years old, define their identities, their values and their culture and whether these conflict either with those of their parents or with the dominant non-Muslim British culture. Num Pages: 256 pages, 2 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; HRHP; JFSR2. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 23. Weight in Grams: 526.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748641338
ISBN
9780748641338

€ 95.03

Hardcover. An illustrated volume giving an account of firearms of the Near and Middle East. The book should be of interest to collectors of firearms as well as those with a more general interest in military history and weaponry. Num Pages: 240 pages, 140 colour halftones, bibliography, notes, index. BIC Classification: 1FB; 1FKA; 1FKP; AFT; JFSR2; WCK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 257 x 260 x 22. Weight in Grams: 1397.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Number of pages
240
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1995
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781850439639
ISBN
9781850439639

€ 93.49

Hardcover. Num Pages: 256 pages, 30 integrated bw, 10 colour in 8pp plates. BIC Classification: 1FB; ASD; JFSJ1; JPWF. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
I.B.Tauris & Co Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Sew
Condition
New
SKU
V9781784532482
ISBN
9781784532482

€ 93.49

Hardcover. How did Iran remain distinctively Iranian in the centuries which followed the Arab Conquest? How did it retain its cultural distinctiveness after the displacement of Zoroastrianism - state religion of the Persian empire - by Islam? This title traces that critical moment in Iranian history. Editor(s): Herzig, Edmund; Stewart, Sarah. Num Pages: 192 pages, 15 integrated bw. BIC Classification: 1FBN; HBJF1; HBLC1; HRHP; JFSR2. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 240 x 209 x 24. Weight in Grams: 506.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Number of pages
192
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780760612
ISBN
9781780760612

€ 54.99
€ 53.51

Hardcover. The endangered and dangerous female figures of "Rebecca", of "Jagged Edge" and "What Lies Beneath" have a deserved and endures fascination. This work re-examines these gothic heroines of Hollywood and their meanings, in two of Hollywood's key generic cycles, film noir and the female gothic film. It also traces their revival in neo-gothic films. Num Pages: 256 pages, 12 integrated halftones. BIC Classification: 1KBB; APFA; JFSJ1. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 239 x 164 x 25. Weight in Grams: 535.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Number of pages
256
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845115623
ISBN
9781845115623

€ 88.73

Hardcover. In this volume, author offers new critical editions and translations of three shorter Ismaili works by the Persian polymath Nasir al-Din Tusi, namely Aghaz wa anjam (The Beginning and the End), Tawalla wa tabarra (Solidarity and Dissociation), and Matlub al-mu'minin (Desideratum of the Faithful). Editor(s): Badakhchani, S. J. Series: Ismaili Texts and Translations. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: HRHT; JFSR2. Category: (UF) Further/Higher Education. Dimension: 222 x 151 x 24. Weight in Grams: 454.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris in Association with the Institute of Ismaili Studies
Number of pages
208
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Edition
Bilingual
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848855946
ISBN
9781848855946

€ 30.99
€ 30.26

Hardcover. Shedding much-needed light upon a phenomenon that has helped to define today's world, this book will be essential for general readers, students and researchers who take an interest in the fields of Politics, International Relations and the phenomena of multiculturalism and terrorism. Editor(s): Joffe, George. Num Pages: 320 pages, black & white illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: 1D; 1FB; HRH; JFSR2; JPFR; JPWL. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 134 x 36. Weight in Grams: 567.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Number of pages
320
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848854802
ISBN
9781848854802

€ 98.81

Hardcover. Num Pages: 380 pages. BIC Classification: HBG; JFSR1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
See notes
Number of pages
380
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1990
Condition
New
SKU
V9781850432906
ISBN
9781850432906

€ 103.54

Hardcover. Series: International Library of Human Geography. Num Pages: 288 pages, 40 bw integrated. BIC Classification: JFSG; RGC. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 167 x 240 x 30. Weight in Grams: 634.
Publisher
I.B. Tauris
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Edition
Sew
Condition
New
SKU
V9781784531508
ISBN
9781784531508

€ 98.51

Paperback. Widespread confusion over the use of the terms Islamism or Political Islam often obscures the fact that these are not new phenomena and can be traced back more than a century. Through research in to the trajectories of Islamists, this book seeks to understand what has become of political Islam. Editor(s): Boubekeur, Amel; Roy, Olivier. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: JFSR2; JPF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 213 x 136 x 21. Weight in Grams: 450.
Publisher
C Hurst & Co Publishers Ltd
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781850659419
ISBN
9781850659419

€ 46.68