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THE CITY OF BLUE AND WHITE "CHINESE PORCELAIN AND THE EARLY MODERN WORLD"

We think of blue and white porcelain as the ultimate global commodity: throughout East and Southeast Asia, the Indian Ocean including the African coasts, the Americas and Europe, consumers desired ...

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THE ART OF SCULPTURE IN FIFTEENTH-CENTURY ITALY

por BLOCH, AMY R.

2020 CAMBRIDGE U. P.

THE ART OF SCULPTURE IN FIFTEENTH-CENTURY ITALY

Fifteenth-century Italy witnessed sweeping innovations in the art of sculpture. Sculptors rediscovered new types of images from classical antiquity and invented new ones, devised novel ways to finish surfaces, and ...

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DESIGNING MEMORY "THE ARCHITECTURE OF COMMEMORATION IN EUROPE, 1914 TO THE: THE ARCHITECTURE OF COMMEMORATION IN EUROPE, 1"

This innovative study of memorial architecture investigates how design can translate memories of human loss into tangible structures, creating spaces for remembering. Using approaches from history, psychology, anthropology and sociology, ...

pvp.120.0 €

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THE CAMBRIDGE HANDBOOK OF COPYRIGHT IN STREET ART AND GRAFFITI

por BONADIO, ENRICO

2019 CAMBRIDGE U. P.

THE CAMBRIDGE HANDBOOK OF COPYRIGHT IN STREET ART AND GRAFFITI

In recent years, the number of conflicts related to the misuse of street art and graffiti has been on the rise around the world. Some cases involve claims of misappropriation ...

pvp.198.0 €

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LAYWOMEN AND THE MAKING OF COLONIAL CATHOLICISM IN NEW SPAIN, 1630-1790

In the first history of laywomen and the church in colonial Mexico, Jessica L. Delgado shows how laywomen participated in and shaped religious culture in significant ways by engaging creatively ...

pvp.43.0 €

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WHAT IS 'ISLAMIC' ART?: BETWEEN RELIGION AND PERCEPTION

por SHAW, W. M.

2019 CAMBRIDGE U. P.

WHAT IS 'ISLAMIC' ART?: BETWEEN RELIGION AND PERCEPTION

Revealing what is 'Islamic' in Islamic art, Shaw explores the perception of arts, including painting, music, and geometry through the discursive sphere of historical Islam including the Qur'an, Hadith, Sufism, ...

pvp.49.0 €

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VIOLENCE AND THE CASTE WAR OF YUCATAN

por GABBERT, WOLFGANG

2019 CAMBRIDGE U. P.

VIOLENCE AND THE CASTE WAR OF YUCATAN

Violence and The Caste War of Yucatán analyzes the extent and forms of violence employed during one of the most significant indigenous rural revolts in nineteenth-century Latin America: the Caste ...

pvp.130.0 €

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THE VALUE OF DISORDER "AUTONOMY, PROSPERITY, AND PLUNDER IN THE CHADIAN SAHARA"

Despite being central to the development of Saharan regional connectivity, northern Chad has been closed to researchers since the late 1960s and thus remains virtually unknown to scholarship. Based on ...

pvp.130.0 €

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FEMALE ISLAMIC EDUCATION MOVEMENTS: THE RE-DEMOCRATISATION OF ISLAMIC KNOWLEDGE

Since the 1970s, movements aimed at giving Muslim women access to the serious study of Islamic texts have emerged across the world. In this book, Masooda Bano argues that the ...

pvp.39.0 €

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CORRUPTION AND JUSTICE IN COLONIAL MEXICO, 1650-175

por ROSENMULLER, CHRISTOPH

2019 CAMBRIDGE U. P.

CORRUPTION AND JUSTICE IN COLONIAL MEXICO, 1650-175

Corruption is one of the most prominent issues in Latin American news cycles, with charges deciding the recent elections in Mexico, Brazil, and Guatemala. Despite the urgency of the matter, ...

pvp.108.0 €

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ISLAMIC LAW OF THE SEA "FREEDOM OF NAVIGATION AND PASSAGE RIGHTS IN ISLAMIC THOUGHT"

The doctrine of modern law of the sea is commonly believed to have developed from Renaissance Europe. Often ignored though is the role of Islamic law of the sea and ...

pvp.118.0 €

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EXQUISITE SLAVES " RACE, CLOTHING, AND STATUS IN COLONIAL LIMA "

por WALKER, TAMARA J.

2019 CAMBRIDGE U. P.

EXQUISITE SLAVES " RACE, CLOTHING, AND STATUS IN COLONIAL LIMA "

In Exquisite Slaves, Tamara J. Walker examines how slaves used elegant clothing as a language for expressing attitudes about gender and status in the wealthy urban center of eighteenth- and ...

pvp.35.0 €

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ARCHITECTURE, ASTRONOMY AND SACRED LANDSCAPE IN ANCIENT EGYPT

por MACLI, GIULIO

2018 CAMBRIDGE U. P.

ARCHITECTURE, ASTRONOMY AND SACRED LANDSCAPE IN ANCIENT EGYPT

This book examines the interplay between astronomy and dynastic power in the course of ancient Egyptian history, focusing on the fundamental role of astronomy in the creation of the pyramids ...

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THE INVENTION OF RARE BOOKS  "PRIVATE INTEREST AND PUBLIC MEMORY, 1600-1840"

When does a book that is merely old become a rarity and an object of desire? David McKitterick examines, for the first time, the development of the idea of rare ...

pvp.75.0 €

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ART PATRONAGE, FAMILY, AND GENDER IN RENAISSANCE FLORENCE : THE TORNABUONI

This book examines the multi-media art patronage of three generations of the Tornabuoni family, who commissioned works from innovative artists, such as Sandro Botticelli and Rosso Fiorentino. Best known for ...

pvp.142.0 €

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THE MEDIEVAL ISLAMIC HOSPITAL "MEDICINE, RELIGION, AND CHARITY"

The first monograph on the history of Islamic hospitals, this volume focuses on the under-examined Egyptian and Levantine institutions of the twelfth to fourteenth centuries. By the twelfth century, hospitals ...

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THE ARCHAEOLOGY OF IMPERIAL LANDSCAPES "A COMPARATIVE STUDY OF EMPIRES IN THE ANCIENT NEAR EAST AND MEDITERRANEAN WORLD"

The Archaeology of Imperial Landscapes examines the transformation of rural landscapes and societies that formed the backbone of ancient empires in the Near East and Mediterranean. Through a comparative approach ...

pvp.125.0 €

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GARDENS OF THE ROMAN EMPIRE

por JASHEMSKI, W.F.

2018 CAMBRIDGE U. P.

GARDENS OF THE ROMAN EMPIRE

In Gardens of the Roman Empire, the pioneering archaeologist Wilhelmina F. Jashemski sets out to examine the role of ancient Roman gardens in daily life throughout the empire. This study, ...

pvp.295.0 €

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THE INVENTION OF RACE IN THE EUROPEAN MIDDLE AGES

por HENG, GERALDINE

2018 CAMBRIDGE U. P.

THE INVENTION OF RACE IN THE EUROPEAN MIDDLE AGES

In The Invention of Race in the European Middle Ages, Geraldine Heng questions the common assumption that the concepts of race and racisms only began in the modern era. Examining ...

pvp.49.0 €

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THE MONASTIC LANDSCAPE OF LATE ANTIQUE EGYPT: AN ARCHAEOLOGICAL RECONSTRUCTION

por HEDSTROM, DARLENE L. BROOK

2017 CAMBRIDGE U. P.

THE MONASTIC LANDSCAPE OF LATE ANTIQUE EGYPT: AN ARCHAEOLOGICAL RECONSTRUCTION

pvp.150.0 €

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CONSERVATION IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURY

The conservation profession has its roots in the intellectual movements of the first half of the 19th century, following the Enlightenment. Scholarly study of objects made available by important archeological excavations and discoveries gave birth ...

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