OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS

Social sciences, sociology & anthropology

Against Marriage: An Egalitarian Defence of the Marriage-Free State

ISBN : 9780198845683

Price(incl.tax): 
¥3,102
Author: 
Clare Chambers
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Jul 2019
Winner of Winner of the 2018 APSA David Easton Award. Against Marriage argues that marriage violates both equality and liberty and should not be recognized by the state. Clare Chambers shows how ... Read more

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Algorithmic Regulation

ISBN : 9780198838494

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¥12,782
Author: 
Karen Yeung; Martin Lodge
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
161 x 161 mm
Pub date
Sep 2019
As the power and sophistication of of 'big data' and predictive analytics has continued to expand, so too has policy and public concern about the use of algorithms in contemporary life. This is hardly ... Read more

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All About Language: A Guide

ISBN : 9780199238408

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¥3,102
Author: 
Barry J. Blake
Pages
344 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
170 x 245 mm
Pub date
Feb 2008
In clear, congenial style Barry Blake explains how language works. He describes the make-up of words and how they're built from sounds and signs and put together in phrases and sentences. He examines ... Read more

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Almost Over: Almost Over: Aging, Dying, Dead

ISBN : 9780190097158

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¥4,609
Author: 
F. M. Kamm
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Jul 2020
In Almost Over, F. M. Kamm presents a wide-ranging philosophical discussion of the moral, legal, and medical issues related to aging, dying, and death. She begins by considering different views about ... Read more

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Always on: Language in an Online and Mobile World

ISBN : 9780199735440

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¥2,915
Author: 
Naomi S. Baron
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
155 x 234 mm
Pub date
Mar 2010
In Always On, Naomi S. Baron reveals that online and mobile technologies-including instant messaging, cell phones, multitasking, Facebooks, blogs, and wikis - are profoundly influencing how we read an ... Read more

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Amazon Town: A Study of Human Life in the Tropics (2nd edition)

ISBN : 9780199335251

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¥5,071
Author: 
Charles Wagley
Pages
344 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
141 x 209 mm
Pub date
Jan 2014
Charles Wagley (1913-1991) was an American anthropologist specializing in rural Latin America. His principal focus was Brazil, where he is considered one of the founders of contemporary Brazilian Ant ... Read more

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America Walks into a Bar: A Spirited History of Taverns and Saloons, Speakeasies and Grog Shops

ISBN : 9780199324484

Price(incl.tax): 
¥2,607
Author: 
Christine Sismondo
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
141 x 209 mm
Pub date
Jun 2014
When George Washington bade farewell to his officers, he did so in New York's Fraunces Tavern. When Andrew Jackson planned his defense of New Orleans against the British in 1815, he met Jean Lafitte i ... Read more

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American Guy: Masculinity in American Law and Literature

ISBN : 9780199331376

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¥11,242
Author: 
Saul Levmore; Martha C. Nussbaum
Pages
352 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
163 x 242 mm
Pub date
Sep 2014
American Guy examines American norms of masculinity and their role in the law, bringing a range of methodological and disciplinary perspectives to the intersection of American gender, legal, and liter ... Read more

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American Obscurantism: History and the Visual in U.S. Literature and Film

ISBN : 9780199797318

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¥5,390
Author: 
Peter Lurie
Pages
232 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Jul 2018
American Obscurantism argues for a salutary indirection in US culture. Critiquing the impulse to see history in seminal works like Griffith's Birth of a Nation and the residual positivism of New Hist ... Read more

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American Routes: Racial Palimpsests and the Transformation of Race

ISBN : 9780190624750

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¥10,626
Author: 
Angel Adams Parham
Pages
296 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Apr 2017
American Routes provides a comparative and historical analysis of the migration and integration of white and free black refugees from nineteenth century St. Domingue/Haiti to Louisiana and follows the ... Read more

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