The Need for Consistent Aviation Regulation
This book examines the events that have reshaped the international aviation industry between 1992 and 2012. It critically analyzes the major developments and the regulatory responses, and it highlights some of the incompatible and disjointed regulations that are in effect at either end of international routes. The book proposes that the...
Cloth - 9789462366251 - $ 120.00
By J.U. Jacobs
South African identities, as they are represented in the contemporary South African novel, are not homogeneous, but fractured and often conflicted: African, Afrikaner, 'colored,' English, and Indian. None can be regarded as rooted or pure, whatever essentialist claims the members of these various ethnic and cultural communities might want to make for them. All of them, this...
Paper - 9781869143015 - $ 34.50
Contributions by: Jean-Michel Rabate
This is a collection of poetry and essays by the enormously gifted writer, musician and academic Professor Julian Wolfreys. Accompanied by numerous photographs and paintings, the book takes us on a journey through: our sense of place - grief and trauma - memory and recollection - memory and narrative - chance, coincidence and...
Paper - 9781909470941 - $ 18.00
Advancing Human Rights in Transnational Business
Human rights are intertwined with large processes of globalisation. One of these processes is the rapid world-wide growth of multinational business enterprises. This volume argues that normative and legal developments to regulate and govern the behaviour of transnational businesses represent a new frontier in the struggle...
Paper - 9781780683768 - $ 96.00
Eyewitness to the Holodomor
By Ray Gamache
Now available in paperback! Gareth Jones (1905-1934), the young Welsh investigative journalist, is revered in Ukraine as a national hero and is now rightly recognised as the first reporter to reveal the horror of the Holodomor, the Soviet Government-induced famine of the early 1930s, which killed millions of Ukrainians. Determined to alert the world...
Paper - 9781860571220 - $ 49.99
The Holocaust and the Third Generation
This book is the first of its kind: an exploration of the experiences of the Third Generation - the grandchildren of Holocaust survivors - who have particular relationships to the Holocaust, mediated through their interactions with their parents, grandparents, and communities. The book's editors innovatively...
Cloth - 9780853039280 - $ 89.95
International and Regional Jurisprudence
By Ben Saul
This book provides a comprehensive examination of the treatment of Indigenous peoples in international law and from a comparative law perspective. While scholarly in approach, it is also intended to be used as a textbook for university students, and therefore covers a broad range of topics relevant to the study of Indigenous People and...
Paper - 9781901362404 - $ 64.00
Something crucial and quite unprecedented happened to kabbalah in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. Though it had previously been considered a highly secretive and esoteric tradition, its practitioners began to spread its doctrines throughout the Jewish world with missionary zeal. Their goal was ambitious: no less than the remodelling of the religious and ethical attitudes of the...
Cloth - 9781906764623 - $ 49.50
Cultural and Communicative Perspectives
Contributions by: Queenie Chan
Manga Vision examines cultural and communicative aspects of Japanese comics, drawing together scholars from Japan, Australia and Europe working in areas as diverse as cultural studies, linguistics, education, music, art, anthropology, and translation, to explore the influence of manga in Japan and worldwide via translation, OEL...
Paper - 9781925377064 - $ 49.95
A Life of Randolph Stow
Randolph Stow was one of the great Australian writers of his generation. His novel To the Islands - written in his early twenties after living on a remote Aboriginal mission - won the Miles Franklin Award for 1958. In later life, after publishing seven remarkable novels and several collections of poetry, Stow's literary...
Cloth - 9781742586601 - $ 50.00
The Transmigration of a Japanese Spiritual Healing Practice
By Jojan Jonker
Jojan Jonker reconstructs the spirituality of a Japanese spiritual healing practice of the 1920s, Reiki, and places this in the Japanese socio-cultural context. Next he describes the development of this spirituality during its migration to North America (1930s) and eventually to the Netherlands (1980s). He argues that many elements of...
Paper - 9783643907288 - $ 89.95
Intended for those who are troubled by their lives and want to make changes but don't know where to begin, this is a book about relationships. It is not intended as a self-help book, but as one which will encourage the reader to really think about themselves and the way they act - how their behaviour...
Paper - 9781853432187 - $ 20.00