James Lyons, Dr. John Plunkett Contributions by
Isobel Armstrong, Kaveh Askari, Patrizia Di Bello, James Bennett, William Boddy, Jonathan Bollen, Ian Christie, Charlie Gere, Richard Grusin, Michelle Henning, James Lyons, Laura Mulvey, Dan North, Dr. John Plunkett, Dr Andrew Shail, Damian Sutton, Andrea Zapp
Multimedia Histories: From the Magic Lantern to the Internet is the first book to explore in detail the vital connections between today’s digital culture and an absorbing history of screen entertainments and technologies. Its range of coverage moves from the magic lantern, the stereoscope and early film to the DVD and the internet.
Xiping Yang, Ramkrishna Kandel, Jian Song, Qian You, Mengjuan Wang, Dr Jianping Wang, Dr Frederick C. Botha, Dr Anna L. Hale, Dr Phillip Jackson, James R. Todd, Dr Per McCord, Prof. Fredy Alpeter, Ratna Karan, Dr Nicole Thompson, Dr Philippe Roumagnac, Jean-Heinrich Daugrois, Denis Filloux, Dimitre Mollov, Dr Rasappa Viswanathan, A. Ramesh Sundar, R. Selvakumar, P. Malathi, Dr Claudia Monteiro-Vitorello, Patricia Dayane Carvalho Schaker, Juliana Benevenuto, Natália de Sousa Teixeira e Silva, Sintia Silva de Almeida, R. Stuart Rutherford, Dr Kathy Braithwaite, Dr Monique Royer, Isabelle Pieretti, Stéphane Cociancich, Prof. Philippe Rott, Dr Graham R. Stirling, Dr Francois-Regis Goebel, Julien M. Beuzelin, Mike J. Way, Dr Jack C. Comstock, Sushma G. Sood, Dr Calvin Odero Edited by
Prof. Philippe Rott
Sugarcane cultivation faces a range of challenges to improve yields sustainably. This volumes reviews how these challenges can be addressed through developments in breeding as well as better management of pests and diseases.
İnci Aral Translated by
Saffron Yellow' covers a wide range of topics relevant to life in modern Turkey, from politics to personal life. The book features the interconnected stories of a group of young adults living in Istanbul. The book follows their successes and failures, their relationships, loves, and fears as they go through life in the city.
Bill Marczak, Fahad Desmukh, Frances Hasso, John Horne, Luke Bhatia, Amal Khalaf Edited by
Ala'a Shehabi, Marc Owen Jones
Four years on from the upheavals of 2011, and though it has long since slipped out of the headlines, the struggle for Bahrain continues. Bahrain's Uprising represents one of the first dedicated studies of the uprising, and is the first to move the debate beyond its narrow focus on religious sectarianism.
Naila Kabeer, Ratna Sudarshan, Kirsty Milward
With first-hand accounts from authors closely involved in these movements, this collection documents how women workers have come together to develop collective strategies of resistance and struggle.
Rooted in the ideas of complexity science and mutual gains negotiation, this volume shows why traditional systems engineering approaches will not work for complex water problems and what emerging tools and techniques are needed to resolve them. This collection successfully synthesizes insights from theory and practice to advocate for contingent and adaptive management using a water diplomacy framework.
This volume offers the first English translation of one of India’s most celebrated works of anticolonial resistance. It is also the first edition of the play to provide an extensive historical-critical commentary and to draw on a comprehensive range of colonial archival documents.
Asef Bayat, Heba Hagrass, Ali Kadri, Reem Saad, Dalia Wahdan, Rabab El Mahdi, Saker El Nour, Kamal Fahmi, Moushira Elgeziri Edited by
Ray Bush, Habib Ayeb
The book provides a revealing analysis of key areas of Egyptian political economy, such as labour, urbanization and the creation of slums, disability, refugees, street children, and agrarian livelihoods, reaching the impactful conclusion that marginalization does not mean total exclusion.
Amar Vaswani, Hwan Juet Khaw, Dr Scott Dougherty, Mr Vipin Zamvar, Professor Chim Lang
Cardiology in a Heartbeat is a unique text, written specifically for medical
students. It boasts an array of design features specifically for students (such as pro-tips, exam
essentials, mnemonics, ‘in a nutshell’ sections) to really help the reader understand the
subject and, just as importantly, to pass their exams.
Marjorie Mayo, Melissa Leach, Angela Alonso, Rajesh Tandon, Ian Scoones, Saturnino M. Borras, Steven Robins, Peter Newell CSGR, Rosalba Icaza, Rebecca Cassidy, Rebecca Napier-Moore, Jennifer C. Franco, Julie Thekkudan, Linda Waldman, Lyla Mehta, Marcelo Saguier Edited by
John Gaventa, Rajesh Tandon
Globalizing Citizens presents expert analysis from cities and villages in India, South Africa, Nigeria, the Philippines, Kenya, the Gambia and Brazil to explore how forms of global authority shape and build new meanings and practices of citizenship, across local, national and global arenas.
Klaus Dieter Wolf, Doctor Fiona Harris, Doctor Keren Bright, Professor John Hatchard, Mark J. Smith, Doctor Piya Pangsapa, Olufemi Amao, Gary Slapper, Lois Muraguri Edited by
Aurora Voiculescu, Helen Yanacopulos
The Business of Human Rights is an essential text that provides a human rights approach to corporate responsibilities, and places of these responsibilities within society across the globe.
Lisa Thompson, Naila Kabeer, Arilson Favareto, Doctor Celestine Nyamu-Musembi, Duncan Okello, Idaci Ferreira, Jibrin Ibrahim, Alex Shankland, Alexandre Ferraz, Fabiola Fanti, Meire Ribeiro, Ranjita Mohanty, Samuel Egwu, Simeen Mahmud, Steven Robins, Sandra Marina Roque, Frederico Menino Edited by
Vera Schatten Coelho, Bettina von Liers
Explains how ordinary citizens and their organizations mobilize to deepen democracy. This book includes a collection of empirical case studies from Angola, Bangladesh, Brazil, India, Kenya, Nigeria and South Africa that illustrate how alternative forms of political mobilization engage with the formal institutions of representative democracy.