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  • Women, Gender, Remittances and Development in the Global South

    Women, Gender, Remittances and Development in the Global South

    Developing the conceptualisation of the relationship between transnational remittance exchanges and gender, this book provides a number of case studies of relationships between gender and remittances from around the world, highlighting different processes and practises ...

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  • The Passion for Music: A Sociology of Mediation

    The Passion for Music: A Sociology of Mediation

    Music is an accumulation of mediators: instruments, languages, sheets, performers, scenes, media and so on. Learning from music - this art of infinite mediations - allows us to confront sociology with a different way of considering objects. For this task, Hennion draws on ...

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  • World of Workcraft

    World of Workcraft

    Organisations have started to wrestle with the idea of how to engage the skills and motivation of the video game generation; as customers and as employees. Dale Robert’s World of Workcraft explains the need for and potential benefit of gamification as a means of turning ...

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  • Gender and Sexuality in Muslim Cultures

    Gender and Sexuality in Muslim Cultures

    A must-read for anyone interested in Muslim cultures, this volume not only explores Muslim identities through the lens of sexuality and gender - their historical and contemporary transformations and local and global articulations - but also interrogates our understanding ...

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  • The Drawings of Barbara Hepworth

    The Drawings of Barbara Hepworth

    Barbara Hepworth (1903−1975), to many the greatest female sculptor in the history of Western art, is widely considered to be one of the most important British artists of the 20th century and a key figure in the development of British modernism. As the first in-depth and ...

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  • An Introduction to Landscape and Garden Design

    An Introduction to Landscape and Garden Design

    How do you design a landscape book suitable for its intended uses? How can the natural qualities of a landscape be enhanced with new features and focal points? How can you make pedestrians stay on the footpath? What kind of plant, path or wall should you put where, and what ...

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  • The Ashgate Research Companion to The Sidneys, 1500–1700

    The Ashgate Research Companion to The Sidneys, 1500–1700

    Few families have contributed as much to English history and literature as the Sidney family. This two-volume Ashgate Research Companion assesses the current state of scholarship on family members and their impact in the period 1500-1700. Volume 1, Lives, includes an overview ...

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  • The Handbook of Dealing with Workplace Bullying

    The Handbook of Dealing with Workplace Bullying

    Workplace bullying is highly undesirable, destructive and costly in terms of personal and corporate experience. The Handbook of Dealing with Workplace Bullying, edited by Anne-Marie Quigg, has been designed to offer ideas, inspiration, help and guidance to people who have ...

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  • The Symbolist Roots of Modern Art

    The Symbolist Roots of Modern Art

    The essays collected here, which consider artists from France to Russia and Finland to Greece, argue persuasively that Symbolist approaches to content, form, and subject helped to shape twentieth-century Modernism. Well-known figures such as Kandinsky, Khnopff, Matisse ...

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  • Tom Hammick

    Tom Hammick

    This is the first book to survey the work of painter and printmaker Tom Hammick (b.1963). It sets Hammick's art within the context of contemporary debates about painting while relating it to the two-centuries-old Romantic tradition. Informed by the author’s sustained contact ...

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