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Corruption in contemporary politicsA new travel guide

Corruption in contemporary politics: A new travel guide

James L. Newell

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780719088919
eISBN:
9781526138729
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719088919.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This book provides an accessible account of current thinking about political corruption, recognising that the phenomenon is a serious problem: since it infringes rules defining legitimate and ... More

Bellies, bowels and entrails in the eighteenth century

Bellies, bowels and entrails in the eighteenth century

Rebecca Anne Barr, Sylvie Kleiman-Lafton, and Sophie Vasset (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781526127051
eISBN:
9781526138682
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526127051.001.0001
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This collection of essays seeks to complicate the notion of the supremacy of the brain as the key organ of the Enlightenment, by focusing on the workings of the bowels and viscera that obsessed ... More

Freedom and protectionMonastic exemption in France, c. 590-c. 1100

Freedom and protection: Monastic exemption in France, c. 590-c. 1100

Kriston R. Rennie

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781526127723
eISBN:
9781526138736
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526127723.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

This book examines the history of monastic exemption in France. It maps an institutional story of monastic freedom and protection, which is deeply rooted in the religious, political, social, and ... More

Incest in contemporary literature

Incest in contemporary literature

Miles Leeson (ed.)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781526122162
eISBN:
9781526138767
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526122162.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This is the first edited collection of essays which focuses on the incest taboo and its literary and cultural presentation from the 1950s to the present day; it considers a number of authors rather ... More

Labour united and divided from the 1830s to the present

Labour united and divided from the 1830s to the present

Emmanuelle Avril and Yann Béliard (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781526126320
eISBN:
9781526138798
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526126320.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

Spanning a period which stretches from the 19th century to the present day, this book takes a novel look at the British labour movement by examining the interaction between trade unions, the Labour ... More

Making social democratsCitizens, mindsets, realities: Essays for David Marquand

Making social democrats: Citizens, mindsets, realities: Essays for David Marquand

Hans Schattle and Jeremy Nuttall (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781526120304
eISBN:
9781526138804
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526120304.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

Amidst ‘Brexit’, a divided and out of power Labour Party, and the wider international rise of populism, contemporary British social democracy appears in a state of crisis.  This book, a collection of ... More

The post-crisis Irish voterVoting behaviour in the Irish 2016 general election

The post-crisis Irish voter: Voting behaviour in the Irish 2016 general election

Michael Marsh, David Farrell, and Theresa Reidy (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781526122643
eISBN:
9781526138989
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526122643.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This is the definitive study of the Irish general election of 2016 – the most dramatic election in a generation, which among other things resulted in the worst electoral outcome for Ireland’s ... More

Ripped, torn and cutPop, politics and punk fanzines from 1976

Ripped, torn and cut: Pop, politics and punk fanzines from 1976

Keith Gildart, Anna Gough-Yates, Sian Lincoln, Bill Osgerby, Lucy Robinson, John Street, Pete Webb, and Matthew Worley (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781526120595
eISBN:
9781526138835
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526120595.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Culture

Ripped, torn and cut offers a collection of original essays exploring the motivations behind – and the politics within – the multitude of fanzines that emerged in the wake of British punk from 1976. ... More

Texts and readers in the Age of Marvell

Texts and readers in the Age of Marvell

Christopher D'Addario and Matthew Augustine (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781526113894
eISBN:
9781526138897
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526113894.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Texts and Readers in the Age of Marvell offers fresh perspectives from leading and emerging scholars of seventeenth-century British literature, focusing on the surprising ways that texts interacted ... More

Travelling ImagesLooking across the borderlands of art, media and visual culture

Travelling Images: Looking across the borderlands of art, media and visual culture

Anna Dahlgren

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781526126641
eISBN:
9781526139016
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526126641.001.0001
Subject:
Art, Art History

Travelling images critically examines the migrations and transformations of images as they travel between different image communities. It consists of four case studies covering the period 1870–2010 ... More

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