Osiris 21

Global Power Knowledge – Science and Technology in International Affairs Collective Research Journal Devoted to the History of Science and its Cultural influence A 1st ed. very good paperback journal, minor wear signs mostly corners of cov. as in image, text very good+. publisher: University of Chicago Press Journals date: 2006 edition: 1st isbn: 9780226454047 condition: Very good binding: Paperback…

Der geistige Wandel der technischen Hochschulen in den letzten 100 Jahren und ihre Zukunft

Deutsches Museum Abhandlungen und Berichte Hertwig, August A 1st ed. very good– paperback (staple-bound) with crinkle & stain on cov as in image, text very good. publisher: R Oldenbourg, Munchen / Deutscher Ingenieur-Verlag, Dusseldorf date: 1950 edition: 1st condition: Very good- binding: Paperback image: image size: 32p. 21x15cm.100gr. language: Deutsch bookseller inventory: # PA3761 price: €16,00 +shipping   CONTACT – ORDER

Un Mondo Nuovo

Gagliardi, Celestino A 1st ed. near fine paperback with flaps. publisher: Eurocoop Servizi Cooperativa Sociale “Jungi Mundu”, Camini date: 2017 edition: 1st condition: Near fine binding: Paperback image: image size: 108p. 22x22cm. 550gr. language: Italiano bookseller inventory: # PE3757 price: €26,00 +shipping Notice: Has increased shipping cost due to weight (550gr.). Look up “Shipping terms”. CONTACT – ORDER

Legislators and Interpreters

On Modernity, Post-Modernity and Intellectuals Bauman, Zygmunt A 1st ed very good- hardcover with good+ DJ chipping & minor signs of wear on DJ as in image, text/book very good+. The book discusses the role of intellectuals in the modern world. Bauman connects this with current analyses of modernity and post-modernity. The theme of the…

Liquid Times

Living in an Age of Uncertainty Bauman, Zygmunt A 1st ed. as new paperback. The passage from ‘solid’ to ‘liquid’ modernity has created a new and unprecedented setting for individual life pursuits, confronting individuals with a series of challenges never before encountered. Social forms and institutions no longer have enough time to solidify and cannot…

Cybernetics

or the Control and Communication in the Animal and the Machine Wiener, Norbert A Good+ 2nd ed. 8th print. paperback with signs of wear on covs. &spine as in image, creased spine, text very good- A classic and influential work that laid the theoretical foundations for information theory and a timely text for contemporary informations…

History 1

British Economic and Social 1700-1980; British Political History, 1760-1980 – Pan Study Aids Catchpole, Brian A 2nd very good paperback minor signs of aging, text clean tight. publisher: Pan Books date: (1981) edition: 2nd isbn: 9780330262972 condition: Very good binding: Paperback image: image size: 171p. 19,5x13cm. 200gr. language: English bookseller inventory: # PA3712 price: €7,50 +shipping   CONTACT – ORDER

Community

Seeking Safety in an Insecure World Bauman, Zygmunt A good+ paperback with signs of light wear on cov. as in image, text good 4 dog eared & a few underlining ‘Community’ is one of those words that feels good: it is good ‘to have a community’, ‘to be in a community’. And ‘community’ feels good…

Die Theorie Des Romans

Lukacs, Georg A good paperback with signs of light wear on cov. & spine as in image, text good+. […] [Lukács’] Buch über den historischen Roman war eine Pionierleistung, die auch heute noch mit Gewinn gelesen werden kann. Neben Bachtin kann Lukács als einer der großen Literaturkritiker angesehen werden, die nachhaltig auf die Kulturtheorie des…

Wasted Lives

Modernity and Its Outcasts Bauman, Zygmunt A very good+ paperback, very light wear on cov. as in image, text near fine. The production of ‘human waste’ – or more precisely, wasted lives, the ‘superfluous’ populations of migrants, refugees and other outcasts – is an inevitable outcome of modernization. It is an unavoidable side-effect of economic…

Mouse or Rat?

Translation as Negotiation Eco, Umberto A 1st English ed. near fine hardcover with very good+ DJ, has minor scratching on back cov., book/text as new. ‘Translation is always a shift, not between two languages but between two cultures. A translator must take into account rules that are not strictly linguistic but, broadly speaking, cultural.’ Umberto…

Balkan Studies Vol. 11 No. 1

A biannual publication of the Institute for Balkan Studies Laourdas, Basil (Editor) A 1st multilingual ed. good+ paperback, crinkle & minor defects on fr cov. as in image, b cov. has a chipping (3,5x5cm.), text good+. Illustrated with 8 plates. Contents (image_2 & image_3). TEXT English, Deutsch, Francais, Greek/Ελληνικα. publisher: Institute for Balkan Studies, Thessaloniki…