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Central Asia

Central Asia

Contexts for Understanding

The Most Complete and Accessible Introduction to Central Asia Available Today

Literacy as Conversation

Literacy as Conversation

Learning Networks in Urban and Rural Communities

A Hopeful Approach to the Problem of Literacy Among Communities in Need

Region Out of Place

Region Out of Place

The Brazilian Northeast and the World, 1924-1968

A Look at Subnational Regional Identity Formation in Brazil within a Global Perspective

Building Schools, Making Doctors

Building Schools, Making Doctors

Architecture and the Modern American Physician

How Medical Colleges Defined and Promoted a Reformed Pedagogy, Modern Science, and the New Physician

The Atomic Archipelago

The Atomic Archipelago

US Nuclear Submarines and Technopolitics of Risk in Cold War Italy

The First Systematic Study of Nuclear Expertise in Italy

Ladies of Honor and Merit

Ladies of Honor and Merit

Gender, Useful Knowledge, and Politics in Enlightened Spain

Tells the Unknown Story of How Women Shaped Scientific Culture in Eighteenth-Century Spain

Street Matters

Street Matters

A Critical History of Twentieth-Century Urban Policy in Brazil

Shows the Connections between Urban Plans and Street Protests in Brazil

A New Ecological Order

A New Ecological Order

Development and the Transformation of Nature in Eastern Europe

Explores the Role of State Planners, Bureaucrats, and Experts as Agents of Change in the Natural World of Eastern Europe

Modern Architecture in Mexico City

Modern Architecture in Mexico City

History, Representation, and the Shaping of a Capital

Kathryn E. O’Rourke offers a new interpretation of the development of modern architecture in the Mexican capital, showing close links between design, evolving understandings of national architectural history, folk art, and social reform.

Beyond the Lab and the Field

Beyond the Lab and the Field

Infrastructures as Places of Knowledge Production Since the Late Nineteenth Century

A Much-Needed Study ofInfrastructures and How Technologies of Modernity Enriched Scientific Knowledge

American Workman

American Workman

The Life and Art of John Kane

A Richly Illustrated Exploration of John Kane’s Life, the Value and Dignity of Labor, and Who Decides What Is Art and What Is Not

Embodying Modernity

Embodying Modernity

Race, Gender, and Fitness Culture in Brazil

Contextualizes and Critically Analyzes Fitness Culture within the History of Imperialism

Intercolonial Intimacies

Intercolonial Intimacies

Relinking Latin/o America to the Philippines, 1898-1964

A New Approach to Transpacific Studies Linking the Literature and Thought of the Americas and the Philippines

Buenos Aires Across the Arts

Buenos Aires Across the Arts

Five and One Theses on Modernity, 1921-1939

An In-Depth Analysis of Cultural Modernity and Urban Space across Artistic Disciplines in 1920s and 1930s Argentina

Community of Peace

Community of Peace

Performing Geographies of Ecological Dignity in Colombia

A Rich Ethnography of Grassroots Organizing for Peace in San José de Apartadó

Total 1528 results found.