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MATERIAL INSPIRATIONS : THE INTERESTS OF THE ART OBJECT IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURY AND AFTER

This book is a study of the complex relationship between matter and idea that shaped the nineteenth-century culture of art, and that in turn determined the course of still-current accounts ...

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BETWEEN POWER AND IRRELEVANCE "THE FUTURE OF TRANSNATIONAL NGOS"

por MITCHELL, GEORGE E.

2020 OXFORD U. P.

BETWEEN POWER AND IRRELEVANCE "THE FUTURE OF TRANSNATIONAL NGOS"

Geopolitical shifts, increasing demands for accountability, and growing competition have been driving the need for change within transnational nongovernmental organizations (TNGOs). As the world has changed and TNGOs' ambitions have ...

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BLACK BUT HUMAN "SLAVERY AND VISUAL ARTS IN HAPSBURG SPAIN, 1480-1700"

'Black but Human' is the first study to focus on the visual representations of African slaves and ex-slaves in Spain during the Hapsburg dynasty. The Afro-Hispanic proverb 'Black but Human' ...

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USEFUL ENEMIES "ISLAM AND THE OTTOMAN EMPIRE IN WESTERN POLITICAL THOUGHT, 1450-1750"

From the fall of Constantinople in 1453 until the eighteenth century, many Western European writers viewed the Ottoman Empire with almost obsessive interest. Typically they reacted to it with fear ...

pvp.46.0 €

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THE OXFORD ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF THE RENAISSANCE

por CAMPBELL, GORDON

2019 OXFORD U. P.

THE OXFORD ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF THE RENAISSANCE

The Oxford Illustrated History of the Renaissance tells the cultural history of this broader and longer Renaissance: from seminal figures such as Dante and Giotto in thirteenth-century Italy, to the ...

pvp.48.0 €

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ISLAM, GENDER, AND DEMOCRACY IN COMPARATIVE PERSPECTIVE

por CESARI, JOCELYNE

2019 OXFORD U. P.

ISLAM, GENDER, AND DEMOCRACY IN COMPARATIVE PERSPECTIVE

The relationship between secularism, democracy, religion, and gender equality has been a complex one across Western democracies and still remains contested. When we turn to Muslim countries, the situation is ...

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THE TINY AND THE FRAGMENTED "MINIATURE, BROKEN, OR OTHERWISE INCOMPLETE OBJECTS IN THE ANCIENT WORLD"

Miniature and fragmentary objects are both eye-catching and yet easily dismissed. Tiny scale entices users with visions of Lilliputian worlds. The ambiguity of fragments intrigues us, offering tactile reminders of ...

pvp.87.0 €

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MAKING DYSTOPIA: THE STRANGE RISE AND SURVIVAL OF ARCHITECTURAL BARBARISM

In Making Dystopia, distinguished architectural historian James Stevens Curl tells the story of the advent of architectural Modernism in the aftermath of the First World War, its protagonists, and its ...

pvp.81.0 €

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OXFORD HANDBOOK OF SCIENCE AND MEDICINE IN THE CLASSICAL WORLD

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TRADE, COMMERCE, AND THE STATE IN THE ROMAN WORLD

por WILSON, ANDREW

2017 OXFORD U. P.

TRADE, COMMERCE, AND THE STATE IN THE ROMAN WORLD

This volume presents eighteen papers by leading Roman historians and archaeologists discussing trade in the Roman Empire during the period c.100 BC to AD 350. It focuses especially on the ...

pvp.160.0 €

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POWER, PATRONAGE, AND MEMORY IN EARLY ISLAM

por GEORGE, ALAIN

2017 OXFORD U. P.

POWER, PATRONAGE, AND MEMORY IN EARLY ISLAM

When the Umayyads, the first Islamic dynasty, rose to power shortly after the death of the Prophet Muhammad (d. 632), the polity of which they assumed control had only recently ...

pvp.110.0 €

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THE CLOTHING OF THE COMMON SORT, 1570-1700

por SPUFFORD, MARGARET

2017 OXFORD U. P.

THE CLOTHING OF THE COMMON SORT, 1570-1700

Most histories of costume in early modern Britain concentrate on the clothing of the social elite--on the silks and embroidery worn by courtiers, aristocrats, performers, the metropolitan rich. These are ...

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ARABS AND EMPIRES BEFORE ISLAM

por FISHER, GREG

2017 OXFORD U. P.

ARABS AND EMPIRES BEFORE ISLAM

Arabs and Empires before Islam illuminates the history of the Arabs before the emergence of Islam, collating nearly 250 translated extracts from an extensive array of ancient sources. Drawn from ...

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ON THE OCEAN: THE MEDITERRANEAN AND THE ATLANTIC FROM PREHISTORY TO AD 1500

For humans the sea is, and always has been, an alien environment. Ever moving and ever changing in mood, it is a place without time, in contrast to the land ...

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SHARED IDENTITIES "MEDIEVAL AND MODERN IMAGININGS OF JUDEO-ISLAM"

In this controversial study, Aaron W. Hughes breaks with received opinion, which imagines two distinct religions, Judaism and Islam, interacting in the centuries immediately following the death of Muhammad in ...

pvp.98.0 €

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THE IMAGE OF POLITICAL POWER IN THE REIGN OF NERVA, AD 96-98

por ELKINS, NATHAN T.

2017 OXFORD U. P.

THE IMAGE OF POLITICAL POWER IN THE REIGN OF NERVA, AD 96-98

At age 65, Nerva assumed the role of emperor of Rome; just sixteen months later, his reign ended with his death. Nerva's short reign robbed his regime of the opportunity ...

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A MAGNIFICENT FAITH : ART AND IDENTITY IN LUTHERAN GERMANY

A Magnificent Faith explains how and why Lutheranism - a confession that derived its significance from the promulgation of God's Word - became a visually magnificent faith, a faith whose ...

pvp.115.0 €

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TRACES OF VERMEER

por JELLEY, JANE

2017 OXFORD U. P.

TRACES OF VERMEER

Johannes Vermeer's luminous paintings are loved and admired around the world, yet we do not understand how they were made. We see sunlit spaces; the glimmer of satin, silver, and ...

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ADMIRATION AND AWE "MORISCO BUILDINGS AND IDENTITY NEGOTIATIONS IN EARLY MODERN SPANISH HISTORIOGRAPHY"

This book offers the first systematic analysis of the cultural and religious appropriation of Andalusian architecture by Spanish historians during the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. To date this process of ...

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BECOMING OTTOMANS "SEPHARDI JEWS AND IMPERIAL CITEZENSHIP IN THE MODERN ERA"

The Ottoman-Jewish story has long been told as a romance between Jews and the empire. The prevailing view is that Ottoman Jews were protected and privileged by imperial policies and ...

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Volume 12 in the series of publications on the Novartis Campus in Basel is dedicated to the laboratory building by the Japanese architect Tadao Ando (b. 1942). Situated prominently at the end of the important ...

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INSIGNIA OF RANK IN THE NAHUA WORLD "FROM THE FIFTEENTH TO THE SEVENTEENTH CENTURY"

This significant work reconstructs the repertory of insignia of rank and the contexts and symbolic meanings of their use, along with their original terminology, among the Nahuatl-speaking communities of Mesoamerica from the fifteenth through the ...

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THE EARLY MODERN ITALIAN DOMESTIC INTERIOR, 1400-1700 "OBJECTS, SPACES, DOMESTICITIES"

Emphasizing on the one hand the reconstruction of the material culture of specific residences, and on the other, the way in which particular domestic objects reflect, shape, and mediate family values and relationships within the ...

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