Yale University Press On Heroes, Worship, and the Heroic in History

Based on a series of lectures delivered in 1840, Thomas Carlyle's On Heroes, Worship, and the Heroic in History considers creation of heroes ways they exert heroic leadership. From divine prophetic (Odin Muham


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Palgrave Macmillan Environment, Health and History

The environment is currently a matter of international public and academic concern, but is often considered separately from health issues. This book brings together work environmental historians to conceptualise connection betw


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Cambridge University Press Gender and Sexuality in Modern Chinese History

Gender and sexuality have been neglected topics in the history of Chinese civilization, despite fact that there is a massive amount of historical evidence on subject. China's late imperial government was arguably more concerned about gende


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Springer An Archaeology of History and Tradition

As the foundations of modern world were being laid at beginning of 19th century, Annapolis, Maryland, identified itself as Ancient City. This unusual appellation has served into present as a city that consistently


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Palgrave Pivot Early Childhood Education in Aotearoa New Zealand: History,

Taking as a starting point the work of Aotearoa New Zealand to provide an education system that includes curriculum, pedagogy, language from indigenous Maori culture, this book investigates ensuing practices, policies, dilemmas ha


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Cambridge University Press A History of Mind and Body in Late Antiquity

The mind body relation was at the forefront of philosophy and theology in late antiquity, a time of great intellectual innovation. This volume, first integrated history of this important topic, explores ideas about during pe


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Palgrave Pivot Eurocentrism and the Politics of Global History

Global history locates national histories in the context of broader processes, in which West is not necessarily synonymous with progress. And yet it often suffers from same Eurocentrism that plagues history, accepting Western


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Palgrave Macmillan A History of the Dublin Metropolitan Police and its

This book illuminates the neglected history of Dublin Metropolitan Police a that has been long overshadowed by existing historiography, which traditionally preoccupied with more radical aspects of Irish history. It explo


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Cambridge University Press The History of Magic and Witchcraft in the

This book presents twenty chapters by experts in their fields, providing a thorough and interdisciplinary overview of theory practice of magic in West. Its chronological scope extends from Ancient Near East to first century Nor


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Springer Social Networks in the History of Innovation and Invention

This book integrates history of science and technology with modern social network theory. Using examples from of machines, as well as case studies wireless, radio chaos theory, author challenges genius model of inventi


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