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An archaeology of innovationApproaching social and technological change in human society

An archaeology of innovation: Approaching social and technological change in human society

Catherine J. Frieman

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781526132642
eISBN:
9781526161109
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526132659
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

This book is the first monograph-length investigation of innovation and the innovation process from an archaeological perspective. We live in a world where innovation, innovativeness, creativity, and ... More

The poems of Elizabeth Siddal in context

The poems of Elizabeth Siddal in context

Anne Woolley

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781526143846
eISBN:
9781526161116
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526143853
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

The book considers all of Elizabeth Siddal’s poems in the contemporary critical context of the ongoing retrieval and re-evaluation of nineteenth-century women’s poetry. More significantly, it close ... More

Drug smuggler nationNarcotics and the Netherlands, 1920-1995

Drug smuggler nation: Narcotics and the Netherlands, 1920-1995

Stephen Snelders

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781526151391
eISBN:
9781526161093
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526151407
Subject:
History, European Modern History

Why did the international drug regulatory regime of the twentieth century fail to stop an explosive increase in trade and consumption of illegal drugs? This study investigates the histories of ... More

Madrid on the moveFeeling modern and visually aware in the nineteenth century

Madrid on the move: Feeling modern and visually aware in the nineteenth century

Vanesa Rodríguez-Galindo

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781526144362
eISBN:
9781526161086
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526144379
Subject:
Art, Art History

Madrid on the move is a full-length monograph on illustrated print culture and the urban experience in nineteenth-century Spain. It provides a fresh account of modernity by looking beyond its ... More

Printing terrorAmerican horror comics as Cold War commentary and critique

Printing terror: American horror comics as Cold War commentary and critique

Michael Goodrum and Philip Smith

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781526135926
eISBN:
9781526161062
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526135933
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Printing Terror places horror comics of the mid-twentieth century in dialogue with the anxieties of their age. It rejects the narrative of horror comics as inherently and necessarily subversive and ... More

Remaking the urbanHeritage and transformation in Nelson Mandela Bay

Remaking the urban: Heritage and transformation in Nelson Mandela Bay

Naomi Roux

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781526140289
eISBN:
9781526161079
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526140296
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

The book focuses on the Nelson Mandela Bay Metro in South Africa’s Eastern Cape, using the city as a case study to read the ways in which memory is being written into South African urban space two ... More

Border images, border narrativesThe political aesthetics of boundaries and crossings

Border images, border narratives: The political aesthetics of boundaries and crossings

Johan Schimanski and Jopi Nyman (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781526146267
eISBN:
9781526161055
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526146274
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This interdisciplinary volume explores the role of images and representation in different borderscapes. It provides fresh insight into the ways in which borders, borderscapes and migration are ... More

Digital contention in a divided societySocial media, parades and protests in Northern Ireland

Digital contention in a divided society: Social media, parades and protests in Northern Ireland

Paul Reilly

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780719087073
eISBN:
9781526161048
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526152947
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

This book explores how social media are used by citizens to frame contentious parades and protests in ‘post-conflict’ Northern Ireland. It provides the first in-depth analysis of how Facebook, ... More

African perspectives in international investment law

African perspectives in international investment law

Yenkong Ngangjoh Hodu and Makane Moïse Mbengue (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781526151278
eISBN:
9781526161031
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526151285
Subject:
Law, Private International Law

This long-awaited volume featuring contributions from top African international lawyers and voices from the continent critically explores the notion of international investment law from an African ... More

Painting Dublin, 1886-1949Visualising a changing city

Painting Dublin, 1886-1949: Visualising a changing city

Kathryn Milligan

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781526144102
eISBN:
9781526161017
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526144119
Subject:
Art, Art Theory and Criticism

Delving into a hitherto unexplored aspect of Irish art history, Painting Dublin, 1886–1949 examines the depiction of Dublin by artists from the late-nineteenth to the mid-twentieth century. Artists’ ... More

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