A clear and concise account of the relationship between aesthetics and philosophy in Europe during the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries and the development of aesthetics as a discipline in its own right.View details
Ernesto Abel-Santos, Lizbeth Hedstrom, Christian Melander, Stewart Fisher, Cezar Khursigara, Linos Lazarides, Sylvie Garneau-Tsodikova, Carl J Balibar Edited by
Steven M Firestine, Troy Lister Series edited by
David Rotella Editor-in-chief
Dale E Johnson, Noffisat Oki, David Faulkner, Carlos A Rodriguez, Eugene V Radchenko, Rudy J Richardson, Moiz Mumtaz, Glenn Myatt, Hsueh-Fen Juan Edited by
Rudy J Richardson, Dale E Johnson Series edited by
Tim Marrs, Michael D Waters Editor-in-chief
J. R. Andrews, K. Atkinson, C.M. Bristow, Roger Burt, R. A. Cullingford, E.M. Durrance, R. P. Edwards, P. Granger, M. B. Hart, M. J. Heath, K. P. Issac, F. W. A. A. Lucas, D. A. C. Manning, D. Robinson, R. C. Scrivener, E.B. Selwood, R. K. Shail, T. J. Shepherd, J. M. Thomas, J. Willis-Richards Edited by
E.B. Selwood, E.M. Durrance, C.M. Bristow
The geology of Cornwall has been the subject of continuing investigation since the end of the seventeenth century. A literature of great historical interest exists, and this is analysed in this book alongside a wide-ranging review of the current position and assessments of the environmental consequences of rock and mineral exploitation.
A companion to UEP’s Grand-Guignol: The French Theatre of Horror (now in its third reprint). London’s Grand Guignol was established in the early 1920s at the Little Theatre in the West End. It was a high-profile venture that enjoyed popular success as much as critical controversy.
Zhongping Tan, Lai-Xi Wang, Michael Boyce, Suwei Dong, Peng George Wang, Xuefei Huang, Robert J. Linhardt, Zhongwu Guo, Xing Chen, Max Crispin, Yan-Mei Li, Qun Zhou Edited by
Zhongping Tan, Lai-Xi Wang Editor-in-chief
Neil Champness, Parthasarathi Dastidar, Pradyut Ghosh, Pritam Mukhopadhyay, Jagadese J. Vittal, S Saha, Deanna M D'Alessandro, Shengqian Ma, Gareth Lloyd, Jack Clegg, Hani M. El-Kaderi, Tapas Kumar Maji Edited by
Rahul Banerjee Series edited by
Jonathan Steed, Philip Gale
Mark Bannister, Madeline Bertaud, Simone Bertière, Richard Bonney, William Brooks, Prof. Keith Cameron, John Campbell, David Clarke, Yves Coirault, John Cruickshank, Edward Forman, C. J. Gossip, Noémi Hepp, William D. Howarth, Colin Jones, Margaret McGowan, Wendy Perkins, Henry Phillips, Jean Rohou, Guy Snaith, Elizabeth Woodrough Edited by
Prof. Keith Cameron, Elizabeth Woodrough
This collection of twenty essays, of which five are in French, written by leading English and French literary and historical scholars, deconstructs the ethical and political framework supporting and circumscribing the actions of a powerful elite in France between the early 1600s and the final years of Louis XIV's reign.
Dr Jonathan Barry, B. I. Coleman, Professor Christopher Holdsworth, Professor Nicholas Orme, J. A. Thurmer, M. Winter Edited by
Professor Nicholas Orme
A collaborative history of the Church in a large, diverse and interesting region of England by six historians, ranging from Celtic and Saxon times, through the middle ages, Reformation, rise of Nonconformity and the Victorian era, down to the present day and encompassing all the main Christian denominations.
Daron I Freedberg, Anthony S Serianni, Mario Schubert, James Prestegard, J Jimenez-Barbero, Koichi Kato, Thomas Peters, Yoshiki Yamaguchi, Adam Barb, Vitor H Pomin, Xu Wang, Yu Nakagawa, Mei Hong, Marco Guerrini, Goran Widmalm, William York, Jun Kikuchi Edited by
Koichi Kato, Thomas Peters Series edited by
Masatsune Kainosho Editor-in-chief
Graham Ley, Dr Sarah Dadswell Contributions by
Rukhsana Ahmad, Suman Bhuchar, Giovanna Buonanno, Colin Chambers, Claire Cochrane, Jerri Daboo, Dr Sarah Dadswell, Dr Dominic Hingorani, Anuradha Kapur, Naseem Khan, Dr Chandrika Patel, Shanu Sadhwani, Victoria Sams, Christiane Schlote, Rajni Shah, Alda Terracciano
This volume is an edited collection of critical essays on British Asian theatre. It includes contributions from a number of researchers who have been active in the field for a substantial period of time.
P R Alves, Grazyna Wilczek, Frank Martin, Bjoern Scholz-Starke, Juliana Da Silva, J L Fuentes, Marco Parolini, P Siroski, Mariailaria Verderame, N Wagner, J C Brodeur Edited by
Marcelo L Larramendy Series edited by
Michael D Waters, Tim Marrs Editor-in-chief
Tomi Sawyer, Andrew Young, David Sabatino, Colette Dooley, Andrei Yudin, Gangadar J. Sanjayan, Jane V Aldrich, Shane Roller, Ram Dharanipragada, Kit Lam, Kamala Kesavan, Elisabetta Bianchi, Victor J. Hruby, Chengzao Sun, Om Prakash, Nozer Mehta, Paul Watt, Fernando Albericio Edited by
Ved Srivastava Series edited by
David Rotella Editor-in-chief
Teresa Hastings, Vijayalakshmi Ravindranath, Emilio Fernandez, Jason R Cannon, J Timothy Greenamyre, Ronald Tjalkens, Pier Mastroberardino, Anumantha G Kanthasamy, Manisha Patel, Yan-Zhong Chang, Jonathan A Doorn, Richard J Smeyne, Rodrigo Franco, Jean-Christophe Rochet Edited by
Rodrigo Franco, Jonathan A Doorn, Jean-Christophe Rochet Editor-in-chief
Since The Théâtre du Grand-Guignol closed its doors forty years ago, the genre has been overlooked by critics and theatre historians. This book reconsiders the importance and influence of the Grand-Guignol within its social, cultural and historical contexts, and is the first attempt at a major evaluation of the genre as performance.
Alexander M Vaiserman, David Gems, Eric Le Bourg, Alexander N Khokhlov, Ramon Cacabelos, Francesco Marotta, Suresh I.S. Rattan, Vitaly Koltover, Vladimir P Skulachev, Oleh Lushchak, Basil P Hubbard, Francisco J Alcain, Kyung-Jin Min, Dudley Lamming, Zelton David Sharp, H Y Chung, Vladimir N Anisimov, Wil A M Loenen, Rudiger Hardeland, Vladimir Khavinson, E. G. Pasyukova, Ilia Stambler Edited by
Alexander M Vaiserman Series edited by
Ana Martinez Editor-in-chief
Richard Abel, Charles R. Acland, Professor Robert C. Allen, Charles Ambler, Daniel Biltereyst, Richard Butsch, Thomas Doherty, Jane M. Gaines, Mark Glancy, Ahmet Gürata, Mark Jancovich, Barbara Kilinger, Jeffery Klenotic, Annette Kuhn, Terry Lindvall, Richard Maltby, Christopher J. McKenna, Anne Morey, Dr John Sedgwick, Dr Melvyn Stokes, Judith Thissen, Gregory A. Waller, Haidee Wasson Edited by
Richard Maltby, Dr Melvyn Stokes, Professor Robert C. Allen
This book analyses the diverse historical and geographical circumstances in which audiences have viewed American cinema. It looks at cinema audiences ranging from Manhattan nickelodeons to the modern suburban megaplex, and from provincial, small-town or rural America to the shanty towns of South Africa.