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Politics of Authenticity: Radical Individualism and the Emergence of Modern Society

Paperback, 01/11/2009, £21.99
Explores the historical experiences and needs out of which the new radicalism arose. Focussing on eighteenth-century Paris, a time and place in which a modern form of society was just coming into its own, this book shows how the ideal of authenticity - of a self that could organize the individual's energy and direct it toward his own happiness.

Marshall Plan: Dawn of the Cold War

Hardback, 05/04/2018, £25.00
With Britain's empire collapsing and Stalin ascendent, U.S. officials set out to reconstruct Western Europe as a bulwark against communist authoritariansim. This is the story of the Marshall Plan and the birth of the Cold War: a gripping account of the seminal episodes marking the post-WWII collapse of U.S.-Soviet relations.

Jonson: Volpone (Shakespeare Handbook)

Paperback, 01/12/2015, £16.99
This introductory guide to one of Jonson's most widely-studied plays offers a scene-by-scene theatrically aware commentary, a brief history of the text and first performances, case studies of key performances and productions, a survey of film and TV adaptations, and a wide sampling of critical opinion and further reading.

Tail: How Our Schools Fail One Child in Five - and What Can be Done

Paperback, 28/02/2013, £12.99
In this book, eighteen of Britain's leading educational practitioners and specialists examine why our education system is persistently failing so many young people, and they propose a range of practical and achievable solutions.

Engendering the Social

Paperback, 01/03/2004, £27.99
This is unique in that it not only critically interrogates sociological theory from a feminist perspective, but also embarks on a politics of reconstruction, working creatively at the interface of feminist and sociological theory to induce a more adequate conceptualisation of the social.

Beginnings of English Protestantism

Paperback, 30/05/2002, £29.99
A collection of challenging essays examining the early Protestants in the English Reformation.

Orange Book

Paperback, 02/09/2004, £12.99
Leading Liberal Democrats re-examine traditional Liberal ideas and come up with fresh - and surprising - ideas for the LibDem revival.

Money Troubles ... War Crimes

Paperback, 15/07/2009, £6.00