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Ottoman Women during World War I: Everyday Experiences, Politics, and Conflict

Ottoman Women during World War I: Everyday Experiences,...

Author: Elif Mahir Metinsoy
ISBN: 9781316648391
Format: Paperback
$62.07

The book studies the experience of Ottoman Muslim women during the First World War, focusing on the everyday problems...  Read More >>

Marking the Jews in Renaissance Italy: Politics, Religion, and the Power of Symbols

Marking the Jews in Renaissance Italy: Politics, Religion,...

Author: Flora Cassen (University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill)
ISBN: 9781316627471
Format: Paperback
$62.07

Beginning with a sartorial study - how the Jews were marked on their clothing and what these marks meant - the book...  Read More >>

Ethics as a Weapon of War: Militarism and Morality in Israel

Ethics as a Weapon of War: Militarism and Morality in...

Author: James Eastwood (Queen Mary University of London)
ISBN: 9781108400978
Format: Paperback
$62.07

This book examines theories of morality and ethics in war through a comprehensive study of the Israel Defence Forces....  Read More >>

The Ottoman 'Wild West': The Balkan Frontier in the Fifteenth and Sixteenth Centuries

The Ottoman 'Wild West': The Balkan Frontier in the...

Author: Nikolay Antov (University of Arkansas)
ISBN: 9781316633748
Format: Paperback
$64.66

An analysis of Balkan Islam and the formation of Muslim communities in the early modern Ottoman Balkans. This book...  Read More >>

Islam in Israel: Muslim Communities in Non-Muslim States

Islam in Israel: Muslim Communities in Non-Muslim States...

Author: Muhammad Al Atawneh (Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel) ,  Nohad Ali
ISBN: 9781108436007
Format: Paperback
$59.49

Focussing on the evolving role of Islamic law in the construction of a Muslim minority identity in Israel, this...  Read More >>

Governing Gender and Sexuality in Colonial India: The Hijra, c.1850-1900

Governing Gender and Sexuality in Colonial India: The...

Author: Jessica Hinchy (Nanyang Technological University, Singapore)
ISBN: 9781108716888
Format: Paperback
$64.66

Jessica Hinchy examines the colonial and postcolonial governance of gender and sexuality through the history of...  Read More >>

Coastal Sierra Leone: Materiality and the Unseen in Maritime West Africa

Coastal Sierra Leone: Materiality and the Unseen in...

Author: Jennifer Diggins (Oxford Brookes University)
ISBN: 9781108454681
Format: Paperback
$59.49

This vivid ethnography, describing the precarious lives of fisher folk in post-war Sierra Leone, offers fresh perspectives...  Read More >>

Eating Nature in Modern Germany: Food, Agriculture and Environment, c.1870 to 2000

Eating Nature in Modern Germany: Food, Agriculture and...

Author: Corinna Treitel (Washington University, St Louis)
ISBN: 9781316638392
Format: Paperback
$64.66

A fascinating new account of eating naturally as an aspect of German biopolitics. Corinna Treitel explores the allure...  Read More >>

Non-Muslim Provinces under Early Islam: Islamic Rule and Iranian Legitimacy in Armenia and Caucasian Albania

Non-Muslim Provinces under Early Islam: Islamic Rule...

Author: Alison Vacca (University of Tennessee, Knoxville)
ISBN: 9781316638552
Format: Paperback
$64.66

This book explores the Christian provinces of Armenia and Caucasian Albania as caliphal provinces and part of the...  Read More >>

Kemalist Turkey and the Middle East: International Relations in the Interwar Period

Kemalist Turkey and the Middle East: International Relations...

Author: Amit Bein (Clemson University, South Carolina)
ISBN: 9781316647981
Format: Paperback
$64.66

This book offers a multifaceted perspective of Turkey's international relations during the interwar period. It is...  Read More >>

Bureaucratizing Islam: Morocco and the War on Terror

Bureaucratizing Islam: Morocco and the War on Terror...

Author: Ann Marie Wainscott (Miami University)
ISBN: 9781108399982
Format: Paperback
$62.07

This book analyses Morocco's unique response to counter-terrorism through the development of a religious bureaucracy...  Read More >>

Murder in Renaissance Italy

Murder in Renaissance Italy

Author: Trevor Dean (Roehampton Institute, London) ,  K. J. P. Lowe (Queen Mary University of London)
ISBN: 9781316501962
Format: Paperback
$64.66

This invaluable collection explores the many faces of murder and its cultural presences across the Italian peninsula...  Read More >>

International Journal of Urban and Regional Research, Volume 44, Issue 2

International Journal of Urban and Regional Research,...

Author: Mustafa Dikec ,  Ananya Roy
ISBN: 9781119700630
Format: Paperback
$26.95

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The Political Writings of Alexander Hamilton: Volume 1, 1769-1789

The Political Writings of Alexander Hamilton: Volume...

Author: Alexander Hamilton ,  Carson Holloway (University of Nebraska, Omaha)
ISBN: 9781108434973
Format: Paperback
$69.84

The Political Writings of Alexander Hamilton provides a comprehensive collection of Hamilton's most enduringly important...  Read More >>

From Blofeld to Moneypenny: Gender in James Bond

From Blofeld to Moneypenny: Gender in James Bond

Author: Steven Gerrard
ISBN: 9781838671631
Format: Hardback
$181.13

Since its inception, 007 has captured the hearts of a worldwide audience, and the franchise is now available over...  Read More >>

Britain's War: A New World, 1942-1947

Britain's War: A New World, 1942-1947

Author: Daniel Todman
ISBN: 9780241249994
Format: Hardback
$75.00

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Orthodox Judaism and the Politics of Religion: From Prewar Europe to the State of Israel

Orthodox Judaism and the Politics of Religion: From...

Author: Daniel Mahla
ISBN: 9781108481519
Format: Hardback
$194.06

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