The Globalization of Space: Foucault and Heterotopia. The work of Michel Foucault has been influential in the analysis of space in a variety of disciplines, most notably in geography and politics. This collection of essays is the first to focus on what Foucault termed ‘heterotopias’, spaces that
Ilya und Emilia Kabakov - Die Utopische Stadt. Since he emigrated to the West in 1989, Ilya Kabakov (now seventy years of age) and his wife Emilia have become two of the most important »masters« of the visual arts today.
The work of the Kabakovs goes beyond any historical
Chicago. Scott Jordan Harris This title is elegantly designed and packed with evocative film stills, location info and maps. It is affordable and collectable. It offers a range of a high-profile professional contributors, some of whom are Chicagoan critics. The book provides an
50 Shades. Lauren Goldstein Crowe This unique book immortalizes 50 of the coolest icons from the worlds of film, music, politics, literature, and fashion. They are some of the most glamorous and infamous people in public life from the most stylish decades of modern history.
Preserving Complex Digital Objects. Dobreva Milena This ground-breaking edited collection explores the challenges of preserving complex digital objects such as simulations, visualisations, digital art and video games. Drawing on the outputs of the JISC-funded Preservation of Complex Objects (POCOS)
Vive Les Punitions !. Jimenes Guy M. Barillet, notre maître, a la fâcheuse manie de nous donner des punitions. A la moindre erreur, au plus petit retard, il nous bombarde de lignes à copier ! Avec Nicolas, Arnaud, Lætitia et les copains, nous avons
Road Atlas: France. Fully revised and updated for 2014, this specialist A4 road atlas designed for the British motorist in France includes 32 city center plans to help you find your way in and around busy centers. There is a 12-page route planner, 10 large scale
Wisdom Stories. Wu Min Chinese classic stories have inherited and passed on the abundant historic treasury of the Chinese nation that has been accumulated over several thousand years, mirroring the politics, military affairs, culture, folk customs, prevailing moral
Ralf Mitsch: Why I Love Tattoos. Through more than 50 portraits of inspiring people who tell the story behind their tattoos, photographer Ralf Mitsch delves into a personal fascination with adorning ones own body with permanent ink. As a teenager in the 1980s, he noticed how those
Hello, Robot. Design between Human and Machine. Hello, Robot.: Design between Human and Machine investigates how robotics is becoming part of our everyday lives, demonstrating that design in its traditional function as a mediator is indispensable if robots are to become a visible reality and not
Jolly Phonics Books Workbooks 1-7 Pack. This series is for children to put their skills into practice. The first books have simple letter recognition, while later books introduce joined up/cursive writing and alternative spellings. Strategies for tricky spellings and challenging puzzles
The Secret World of the Brain. Loveday C. The brain is the most important part of our anatomy - the master controller that tells the other parts of the body what to do and when to do it. This engaging new book delves into how we use our brains in everyday life and uncovers the crucial
Powerful Paleo Superfoods. Maranan Julia Unlike other superfood lists you may have seen that include things like soy, legumes, quinoa and goji, the Paleo community has a very different idea of what constitutes nutritional power foods. With superfoods like grass-fed bison, bone broth, and
The Sistine Chapel. Paolucci Antonio Published jointly with Vatican Museums PublicationsIn 2016 the publisher Scripta Maneant were allowed to undertake a new photographic coverage of the frescoes and the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel. The results can now be seen in this book which
Gustav Klimt. Life and Work. Penck Stefanie This accessible illustrated volume traces the life story of Gustav Klimt (1862-1918), drawing on the latest research to evaluate his work. Alma Mahler, Oskar Kokoschka and Carl Moll are among the many luminaries of the period littering this concise
Arms and Armour of the Medieval Joust. Capwell Tobias Jousting is the most iconic form of mounted combat. For more than five hundred years, the sport itself, and the chivalric culture that surrounded it, took on almost mythical qualities. Here, Tobias Capwell explains the glitz and glamour of a sport
Cherry Blossoms. The cherry blossom is a symbol of evanescent beauty in Japan, and its soft pink colorations have been explored countless times by Japanese artists throughout history. Featuring the work of Kyoto kimono design masters, this volume offers splendid
No Small Journeys. Adams Robert No Small Journeys relates to a series of photographs of Denver and its suburbs near the Rocky Flats Nuclear Weapons Plant, a version of which was published by Aperture under the title Our Lives and our Children in 1983. In recent years, Adams felt
Paris. Фотоальбом. Мишуков В. В альбом вошли фотографии Парижа, сделанные Владимиром Мишуковым.
Born in 1969 and based in Moscow, Russia. The photographer Vladimir Mishukov obtained his BA at the Russian Academy of Theatre Arts in 1995. His first exhibition People for people was
London. Фотоальбом. Xenia McBell Born in 1985 in Saint-Petersburg, Russia, Xenia McBell currently lives and works in London. She studied Philology at Saint Petersburg State University, Russia (2005); Economics at the University of Surrey, Guildford, UK (2009); and Photography at
Sustainability of Scholarly Information. Chowdhury G.G. This landmark text represents the first attempt to discuss the sustainable development of digital information in three key aspects: economic, social and environmental sustainability. Taking as its starting point the premise that digital information
Human Heredity in the Twentieth Century. Gausemeier Bernd This collection of essays looks at how human heredity was understood between 1900 and the late 1970s. Developments are explored across three themed sections: concepts, practices and institutions. The contributors explore the interaction of science,
Copyright in A Global Information Economy. Copyright in a Global Information Economy explores the full range of copyright law and its relationship to technological innovations and globalization. Written with precision and clarity, this ambitious yet manageable casebook elucidates the
Clip, Stamp, Fold. An explosion of little architectural magazines in the 1960s and 1970s instigated a radical transformation in architectural culture, as the magazines acted as a site of innovation and debate. Clip/Stamp/Foldtakes stock of seventy little magazines
Introduction to Information Behaviour. Ford Nigel This landmark textbook is the essential resource for students, academics and researchers globally exploring information behaviour, users and information literacy. Drawing on international research, practice and theory across sectors this provides
Error and Uncertainty in Scientific Practice. Assessment of error and uncertainty is a vital component of both natural and social science. Empirical research involves dealing with all kinds of errors and uncertainties yet there is significant variance in how such results are dealt with.
Why Race and Gender Still Matter: An Intersectional Approach. Intersectionality, the attempt to bring theories on race, gender, disability and sexuality together, has existed for decades as a theoretical framework. The essays in this volume explore how intersectionality can be applied to modern philosophy, as