Beware of the Woman Artist
ISBN: HB: 9783791377445, Prestel Publishing, September 2024
128 pp., 27,5x20,5 cm, 80 colour illus.
Traversing decades and continents, these fifty gorgeously illustrated profiles celebrate pioneering women who at once fought against and transformed the maledominated artistic establishment of their time. From mystic and groundbreaking color theoris...
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30.00 GBP
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Tread Loudly Call Out the Bullsh*t and Fight for Equality in the Workplace
ISBN: HB: 9781956072174, Bookport, Greenleaf Book Group, August 2024
192 pp., 22,9x15,2 cm
Shatter the glass ceiling in stilettos. ​In "Tread Loudly", Kristine Cherek shares her experiences as a female professional in a male-dominated culture. Through her two-decade journey as a female attorney, corporate executive, and college professor,...
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22.00 GBP
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Roe The History of a National Obsession
ISBN: PB: 9780300276862, ISBN: HB: 9780300266108, Yale University Press, July 2024
248 pp., 21,6x13,8 cm
The leading U.S. expert on abortion law charts the many meanings associated with Roe v. Wade during its fifty-year history. What explains the insistent pull of Roe v. Wade? Abortion law expert Mary Ziegler argues that the U.S. Supreme Court decision...
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Digital Liberty Power, Wealth and the Influence Machine
ISBN: PB: 9781915054111, Legend Times Group, University of Buckingham Press, July 2024
288 pp., 21,6x13,8 cm
"Digital Liberty" explores the imminent convergence of three pivotal themes: data, artificial intelligence and society's intricate social graph, and wars of a looming crisis that threatens to challenge the very foundations of liberal democracies. Two...
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19.99 GBP
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Muslim Women and Misogyny Myths and Misunderstandings
ISBN: PB: 9781911723011, Hurst Publishers, June 2024
216 pp., 21,6x13,8 cm
For sale in CIS only! Debunking lazy stereotypes, a courageous exploration of Islamophobia, patriarchy and identity. What is it really like to be a Muslim woman in today's Britain? Muslim women are among the most fetishised and objectified groups...
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15.99 GBP
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Brilliant Exiles American Women in Paris, 1900-1939
ISBN: HB: 9780300273588, Yale University Press, May 2024
288 pp., 27,9x22,9 cm, 200 colour illus.
A scintillating account of the cultural freedom and empowerment that American women experienced as leaders in the avant-garde scene in early twentieth-century Paris. For the American women who made Paris their home during the early decades of the t...
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45.00 GBP
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Novels, Needleworks, and Empire Material Entanglements in the Eighteenth-Century Atlantic World
ISBN: HB: 9780300270785, Yale University Press, May 2024
312 pp., 23,4x15,6 cm, 38 black&white illus.
The first sustained study of the vibrant links between domestic craft and British colonialism. In the eighteenth century, women's contributions to empire took fewer official forms than those collected in state archives. Their traces were recorded i...
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50.00 GBP
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Thank You Mr Crombie Lessons in Guilt and Gratitude to the British
ISBN: HB: 9781911723004, Hurst Publishers, May 2024
344 pp., 23,4x15,6 cm
For sale in CIS only! Reflections on migration, race and British society since the 1960s, from a journalist who made history as the BBC's first non-white editor. Mihir Bose, born in Kolkata shortly before Indian independence in 1947, still feels e...
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Modern Man in the Making
ISBN: HB: 9783037786765, Lars Muller Publishers, April 2024
160 pp., 26,6x21,2 cm, 100 illus.
Otto Neurath's famous "Modern Man in the Making", first published by Alfred A. Knopf in 1939, captures and describes the state of the world in the 1930s by using text and figurative illustrations. From 1925 onwards, Neurath and his team had worked on...
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60.00 GBP
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Women and the Piano A History in 50 Lives
ISBN: HB: 9780300266573, Yale University Press, March 2024
304 pp., 23,4x15,3 cm, 20 black&white illus.
Women are an essential part of the history of the piano – but how many women pianists can you name? Throughout most of the piano's history, women pianists lacked access to formal training and were excluded from male-dominated performance spaces. Ev...
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25.00 GBP
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