• A Level Playing Field for "Open Skies"

    A Level Playing Field for "Open Skies"

    The Need for Consistent Aviation Regulation

    By Peter Paul Fitzgerald

    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

  • Diaspora and Identity in South African Fiction

    Diaspora and Identity in South African Fiction

    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

  • Draping the Sky for a Snowfall

    Draping the Sky for a Snowfall

    By Julian Wolfreys

    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

  • Duties Across Borders

    Duties Across Borders

    Advancing Human Rights in Transnational Business

    Edited by: Bard A. Andreassen, Vo Khanh Vinh

    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

  • Gareth Jones

    Gareth Jones

    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

  • In the Shadows of Memory

    In the Shadows of Memory

    The Holocaust and the Third Generation

    Edited by: David Slucki, Jordana Silverstein, Esther Jilovsky

    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

  • Indigenous Peoples and Human Rights

    Indigenous Peoples and Human Rights

    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

  • Kabbalah and Jewish Modernity

    Kabbalah and Jewish Modernity

    By Roni Weinstein

    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

  • Manga Vision

    Manga Vision

    Cultural and Communicative Perspectives

    Edited by: Sarah Pasfield-Neofitou, Cathy Sell

    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

  • Mick

    Mick

    A Life of Randolph Stow

    By Suzanne Falkiner

    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

  • Reiki

    Reiki

    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

  • What You've Got Is What You Want - Even If It Hurts

    What You've Got Is What You Want - Even If It Hurts

    By Adam E. Jukes

    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