Серия «A Very Short Introduction»

Manfred B. Steger
Completely revised and updated to include the latest developments in the field of global studies. Shows how the transformative powers of… Oxford University Press 2017 542 ₽ бумажная книга
Wells Stanley
Tragedy, including grief, pain and suffering, is a common theme in Shakespeare's plays, often leading to the death of at least one character, if not… Oxford University Press 2017 530 ₽ бумажная книга
The languages of the world can be seen and heard in cities and towns, forests and isolated settlements, as well as on the internet and in… Oxford University Press 530 ₽ бумажная книга
Clinical psychology makes a significant contribution to mental health care across the world. The essence of the discipline is the creative… Oxford University Press 542 ₽ бумажная книга
The importance of the oceans to life on Earth cannot be overstated. Liquid water covers more than 70% of our planet's surface and, in past geological… Oxford University Press 2017 530 ₽ бумажная книга
Utilitarianism may well be the most influential secular ethical theory in the world today. It is also one of the most controversial. It clashes, or… Oxford University Press 542 ₽ бумажная книга
Nowell-Smith Geoffrey
In this Very Short Introduction Geoffrey Nowell-Smith defines the field of cinema, and explores its fascinating history within the cultural and… Oxford University Press 2017 542 ₽ бумажная книга
Гэри Томас
Что значит `получить образование`? Равняется ли образование школьному обучению? Какие у образования дальнейшие перспективы развития? В своей книге… Публицистика на иностранных языках 2016 1740.51 ₽ бумажная книга
James A. Millward
The phrase silk road evokes vivid images: of merchants leading camel caravans over deserts and steppes to trade exotic goods in the bazaars of… Публицистика на иностранных языках 2013 1740.51 ₽ бумажная книга
Walters Margaret
How much have women`s lives really changed? In the West women still come up against the`glass ceiling`at work, most earning considerably less than… Публицистика на иностранных языках 2006 1740.51 ₽ бумажная книга
Linda Woodhead
Exploring the cultural and institutional dimensions of Christianity, and tracing its course over two millennia, Linda Woodhead provides a fresh… Публицистика на иностранных языках 2014 1740.51 ₽ бумажная книга
John A. Matthews
Modern Geography has come a long way from its historical roots in exploring foreign lands, and simply mapping and naming the regions of the world… Публицистика на иностранных языках 2008 1740.51 ₽ бумажная книга
Nicholas P. Money
In recent decades we have come to realize that the microbial world is hugely diverse, and can be found in the most extreme environments. Fungi… Публицистика на иностранных языках 2015 1740.51 ₽ бумажная книга
Freeden Michael
Ideology is one of the most controversial terms in the political vocabulary, exciting both revulsion and inspiration. This book examines the reasons… Публицистика на иностранных языках 2003 1740.51 ₽ бумажная книга
Pinder John
The European Union (EU) stands out as a fascinatingly unique political organisation. On the one hand, it has shown the potential for developing deep… Oxford University Press 2018 542 ₽ бумажная книга
Dorothy H. Crawford
Viruses are big news. From pandemics such as HIV, to swine flu, and SARS, we are constantly being bombarded with information about new lethal… Oxford University Press 2018 542 ₽ бумажная книга
Singer Peter
Karl Marx is one of the most influential philosophers of all time, whose theories have shaped and directed political, economic, and social thought… Oxford University Press 2018 542 ₽ бумажная книга
Davin Delia
As a giant of 20th century history, Mao Zedong played many roles: peasant revolutionary, patriotic leader against the Japanese occupation, Marxist… Oxford University Press 2013 542 ₽ бумажная книга
Knight Alan
The Mexican Revolution defined the sociopolitical experience of those living in Mexico in the twentieth century. Its subsequent legacy has provoked… Oxford University Press 2016 530 ₽ бумажная книга
Hopkins David
The avant-garde movements of Dada and Surrealism continue to have a huge influence on cultural practice, especially in contemporary art, with its… Публицистика на иностранных языках 2004 1740.51 ₽ бумажная книга
Bruce Steve
Drawing on studies of social class, crime and deviance, education, work in bureaucracies and changes in religious and political organizations, this… Oxford University Press 2018 542 ₽ бумажная книга