Costume in Greek Tragedy

The core of the book focuses on tragic costume in its original performance context of fifth-century Athens, but the implications of subsequent uses in Roman and more recent performances are also taken

Celine Dion's Let's Talk About Love

A Journey to the End of Taste

Non-fans regard Céline Dion as ersatz and plastic, yet to those who love her, no one could be more real, with her impoverished childhood, her (creepy) manager-husband's struggle with cancer, her knac

Paul and the Creation of Christian Identity

In the dominant interpretation of the Antioch incident, Paul is viewed as separating from Peter and Jewish Christianity to lead his own independent mission. This book argues that diversity in Christ w

The Completely Superior Person's Book of Words

All three volumes of The Superior Person's Books of Words, reorganised as one A-Z bumper volume.

Postcolonial Geographies

'Postcolonial Geographies is long overdue. It will help in moving postcolonial discourse beyond its preoccupation with deconstructing colonial texts or engaging in narrow forms of cultural criticism.'

Henri Lefebvre: Key Writings

Henri Lefebve: Key Writings presents for the first time the full range of Lefebvre's thought. The selection reinforces the centrality of Lefebvre to current debates in social and spatial theory but al

The Lost Language of Cranes

A Novel

Set in the 1980s against the backdrop of a swiftly gentrifying Manhattan, The Lost Language of Cranes tells the story of twenty-five-year-old Philip Benjamin, who realizes he must come out to his pare

The Gardener's Year

a literary masterpiece, still more seldom that a book on gardening

Questionnaire Design, Interviewing and Attitude Measurement

This second edition of Dr Bram Oppenheim's established work, like the first, is a practical teaching text of survey methods. The new edition has extended its scope to include interviewing (both clip-b

On Guerrilla Gardening

A Handbook for Gardening Without Boundaries

An inspirational take on gardening in the 21st century: join the revolution transforming public space into oases of colour and life.

For All Time

As the last century drew to a close, PARADE magzine asked its readers this intriguing question and invited them to take their cameras and capture a single image that best symbolized our nation's achie

Politics and the Emotions

The Affective Turn in Contemporary Political Studies

Politics and the Emotions is a unique collection of essays that reflects the affective turn in the analysis of today's political world. Contributed by both prominent and younger scholars from Europe,