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Georges Bataille: A Critical Introduction (Modern European Thinkers)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Nice_smile) at Feb. 24, 2017
Georges Bataille: A Critical Introduction (Modern European Thinkers)

Georges Bataille: A Critical Introduction (Modern European Thinkers) by Benjamin Noys
English | 2000 | ISBN: 0745315879 | 176 Pages | PDF | 1.07 MB

Modern Jewish Thinkers: From Mendelssohn to Rosenzweig  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at April 26, 2015
Modern Jewish Thinkers: From Mendelssohn to Rosenzweig

Modern Jewish Thinkers: From Mendelssohn to Rosenzweig (Emunot: Jewish Philosophy and Kabbalah) by Gershon Greenberg
English | 2011 | ISBN: 1936235315, 1936235463 | 498 pages | PDF | 2,6 MB

Blood and Violence in Early Modern France (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Veslefrikk at Jan. 10, 2015
Blood and Violence in Early Modern France (repost)

Stuart Carroll "Blood and Violence in Early Modern France"
Oxford University Press | 2006-07-03 | ISBN: 0199290458 | 384 pages | PDF | 5 MB

Blood and Violence in Early Modern France (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Veslefrikk at June 11, 2014
Blood and Violence in Early Modern France (repost)

Blood and Violence in Early Modern France
Oxford University Press | 2006-07-03 | ISBN: 0199290458 | 384 pages | PDF | 3,9 MB

Blood and Violence in Early Modern France  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Book-er at April 7, 2009
Blood and Violence in Early Modern France

Stuart Carroll "Blood and Violence in Early Modern France"
Oxford University Press | 2006-07-03 | ISBN: 0199290458 | 384 pages | PDF | 3,9 MB

The rise of civilized conduct and behaviour has long been seen as one of the major factors in the transformation from medieval to modern society. Thinkers and historians alike argue that violence progressively declined as men learned to control their emotions. The feud is a phenomenon associated with backward societies, and in the West duelling codified behaviour and channelled aggression into ritualised combats that satisfied honour without the shedding of blood…
The Future of Happiness: 5 Modern Strategies for Balancing Productivity and Well-Being in the Digital Era

The Future of Happiness: 5 Modern Strategies for Balancing Productivity and Well-Being in the Digital Era by Amy Blankson
2017 | ISBN: 1942952945 | English | 240 pages | EPUB/AZW | 0.5 MB/0.6 MB
Transnational Histories of the 'Royal Nation' (Palgrave Studies in Modern Monarchy)

Transnational Histories of the 'Royal Nation' (Palgrave Studies in Modern Monarchy) by Milinda Banerjee
English | 30 May 2017 | ISBN: 331950522X | 365 Pages | PDF | 4.45 MB

This book challenges existing accounts of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries in which political developments are explained in terms of the rise of the nation-state. While monarchies are often portrayed as old-fashioned – as things of the past – we argue that modern monarchies have been at the centre of nation-construction in many parts of the world.
America's Great Game: The CIA's Secret Arabists and the Shaping of the Modern Middle East

Hugh Wilford, "America's Great Game: The CIA's Secret Arabists and the Shaping of the Modern Middle East"
ISBN: 046501965X | 2013 | PDF | 384 pages | 3.43 MB
Samurai Revolution: The Dawn of Modern Japan Seen Through the Eyes of the Shogun's Last Samurai

Romulus Hillsborough, "Samurai Revolution: The Dawn of Modern Japan Seen Through the Eyes of the Shogun's Last Samurai"
ISBN: 4805312351 | 2014 | EPUB | 608 pages | 21.05 MB
Same-Sex Marriage in Renaissance Rome : Sexuality, Identity, and Community in Early Modern Europe

Same-Sex Marriage in Renaissance Rome :
Sexuality, Identity, and Community in Early Modern Europe

by Gary Ferguson
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1501702378 | 227 Pages | PDF | 13 MB

Emphasizing the instability of marriage in premodern Europe, Ferguson argues that same-sex unions should be considered part of the institution’s complex and contested history.