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    Teachers of History 2014

    Publisher
    School of Advanced Study
    Editor(s)
    Emma Bohan, Valerie Hall, Zoe Holman, Maureen McTaggart, Jane Winters

    £15.00

    Lists almost 3,000 people teaching history in United Kingdom and Irish universities and colleges of higher education Gives full degrees and honours for each teacher, with the teaching position held Describes each individual’s …

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    In Protest: 150 Poems for Human Rights

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    Human Rights Consortium
    Editor(s)
    Helle Abelvik-Lawson , Anthony Hett , Laila Sumpton

    £7.99

    In Protest: 150 Poems for Human Rights is an anthology of new poetry exploring human rights and social justice themes. This collection, a collaboration between the Human Rights Consortium at the …

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    A history of the French in London: liberty, equality, opportunity

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    Institute of Historical Research
    Editor(s)
    Debra Kelly, Martyn Cornick

    £40.00

     

    This book examines, for the first time, the history of the social, cultural, political and economic presence of …

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    Constance Pascal (1877–1937): Authority, Femininity and Feminism in French Psychiatry

    Publisher
    Institute of Modern Languages Research
    Author(s)
    Felicia Gordon

    £25.00

    Constance Pascal’s career in French psychiatry from 1908 to 1937 exemplifies the opportunities open to women in the French Third Republic as well as the prejudices they encountered. As the first …

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    Erôs and the Polis: love in context (BICS Supplement 119)

    Publisher
    Institute of English Studies
    Editor(s)
    Ed Sanders

    £24.00

    Arising out of a conference on ‘Erôs in Ancient Greece’, the articles in this volume share a historicizing approach to the conventions and expectations of erôs in the context of …

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    Ancient approaches to Plato’s ‘Republic’ (BICS Supplement 117)

    Publisher
    Institute of Classical Studies
    Editor(s)
    Anne Sheppard

    £24.00

    Plato’s Republic covers a very wide range of philosophical topics, many of them also addressed in other Platonic dialogues. The papers in this volume, arising from the Institute of …

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    Fourteenth-Century Classicism: Petrarch and Bernat Metge

    Publisher
    Warburg Institute
    Editor(s)
    Lluís Cabré, Alejandro Coroleu, Jill Kraye

    £40.00

    The papers in this volume study the early influence of Petrarch in France and in the Crown of Aragon. They focus, in particular, on Bernat Metge (c. 1348–1413), a prominent member …

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    The Victoria County History 1899-2012: A Diamond Jubilee Celebration. Second edition.

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    Institute of Historical Research
    Editor(s)
    John Beckett, Matthew Bristow, Elizabeth Williamson

    £12.99

     

    Her Majesty the Queen has graciously permitted the Victoria County History to rededicate its series of county volumes, in celebration of her Diamond Jubilee. The History keeps the name it was …

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    Broken Government? American Politics in the Obama Era

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    Institute of Latin American Studies
    Editor(s)
    Iwan Morgan, Philip John Davies

    £12.50

    Barack Obama’s election as president in 2008 generated widespread hope that the United States was entering a new era whereby government, in a reversal of Ronald Reagan’s famous dictum, would be …

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Teachers of History 2014

Teachers of History 2014

Bohan, Emma Hall, Valerie Holman, Zoe McTaggart, Maureen Winters, Jane

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