LIT Verlag has established itself as one of Germany's leading academic publishers with a fast growing English language list. (This publisher has offices in several countries, but their central office is in Germany.)With well over 100 English language titles a year, LIT Verlag offers original research, and stimulating and innovative contributions to major academic disciplines. Disciplines of particular strengths are politics, history, sociology and social anthropology, literary criticism, and religious studies. Additionally, LIT Verlag produces regional studies encompassing Asian studies, American studies, European and Eastern European studies, and a large number of African studies. LIT Verlag was founded to bring scholarship, ranging from specifically focused case studies to broad theoretical monographs, to a wide academic international audience.
(Anti-)Americanisms is a collection of articles presented during the international conference of the Austrian Association for American Studies in 2002. Focusing on the various propagations of American culture in literature, music, film, "the new media", architecture, politics, and ways...
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Language and Ethnic Identity between Central Europe and the Balkans
This book asks why several ethnic and linguistic groups in Central Europe and the Balkans have not yet been legally recognized as national minorities. Some of these hidden minorities have not...
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Edited by: Ulf Brunnbauer
The authors of this volume analyse the development of historiography in Southeast Europe after the collapse of socialism. On the one hand, they discuss efforts at reevaluating the past. On the other hand, their contributions reveal that recent historiography has often been characterised by a high...
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Von der traditionellen Monarchie zum modernen Staat
Unter Kaiser Menelik II. kam es im Fruhjahr 1905 zur Entsendung einer deutschen Delegation und zum Abschluss eines Freundschafts- und Handelsvertrages. Menelik II. suchte Schutz gegen drohende Ubergriffe europaischer Kolonialmachte. Durch die beiden Weltkriege wurden die diplomatischen Beziehungen unterbrochen, aber schon...
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A global Discourse
The ethics of valuing bios in all their forms and shapes has been an essential part of great and successful cultures from the millennia-old Vedic tradition of 'tattvamasi'-this is also you: this plant, this animal, this microbe, this ecosystem-to the simple...
Paper - 9783643908292 - $ 44.95
Schwerpunkt des HEPHAISTOS 27 (2010) bilden zun?chst f?nf Aufs?tze ?ber die Altertumswissenschaften in Italien und Deutschland in den Zwanziger bis F?nfziger Jahren des 20., Jahrhunderts. Weitere Beitr?ge behandeln k?rper?sthetische Konzepte im archaischen Griechenland, hellenistische Grabanlagen...
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9/11 has been described as an "absolute event" that radically changed the course of history. It reinforced the opposition between Christian and Muslim worlds and led to the declaration of a unilateral war against a global network of terrorists that broke up the...
Paper - 9783643906274 - $ 44.95
The Kingdom of Nupe in Nigeria (Reprint)
By S.F. Nadel
A Black Byzantium is a study of the Nupe of Northern Nigeria, based on intensive field research carried out by author S.F. Nadel in 1934 and 1935-6, while a Research Fellow of the International African Institute. The economic and political complexity...
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Towards a Third Way
Space is a matter of strategic importance and in need of concerted action by the European space actors. Distinct approaches to public procurement must not hamper the cooperation between the European Space Agency, the European Union and...
Cloth - 9783643109118 - $ 74.95