Books published by Wiley-Blackwell

Rethinking Capitalism

Wiley-Blackwell | August 1, 2016 | 224 pages
"Thought provoking and fresh - this book challenges how we think about economics.” Gillian Tett, Financial Times Watch an interview with Mariana Mazzucato at Bloomberg here and here. Download the introduction of the book here. Order the book now and receive 20% discount - simply enter promotion... More Info

Abelard

Wiley-Blackwell | May 4, 1999 | 436 pages
Michael Clanchy introduces the reader to medieval life through the experience of Peter Abelard, the master of the Paris schools.  More Info

Plunder

Wiley-Blackwell | March 17, 2008 | 283 pages
Plunder examines the dark side of the Rule of Law and explores how it has been used as a powerful political weapon by Western countries in order to legitimize plunder – the practice of violent extraction by stronger political actors victimizing weaker ones.  More Info

The Frege Reader

Wiley-Blackwell | July 7, 1997 | 432 pages
This is the first single-volume edition and translation of Frege's philosophical writings to include all of his seminal papers and substantial selections from all three of his major works.  More Info

Perspectives on Africa

Wiley-Blackwell | May 17, 2010 | 713 pages
The second edition of Perspectives on Africa: A Reader in Culture, History, and Representation is both an introduction to the cultures of Africa and a history of the interpretations of those cultures. Key essays explore the major issues and debates through a combination of classic articles and the... More Info

Badlands of the Republic

Wiley-Blackwell | August 20, 2007 | 236 pages
The relationship between space and politics is explored through a study of French urban policy. Drawing upon the political thought of Jacques Rancière, this book proposes a new agenda for analyses of urban policy, and provides the first comprehensive account of French urban policy in English.  More Info

Philosophy as a Way of Life

Wiley-Blackwell | August 3, 1995 | 320 pages
This book presents a history of spiritual exercises from Socrates to early Christianity, an account of their decline in modern philosophy, and a discussion of the different conceptions of philosophy that have accompanied the trajectory and fate of the theory and practice of spiritual exercises.... More Info

Cognitive Disability and Its Challenge to Moral Philosophy

Wiley-Blackwell | June 1, 2010 | 426 pages
We have been taught that all humans share intrinsic qualities that lend them a common dignity. Philosophers conceive of a certain level of cognitive capacity as the very mark of humanity, and extend the mantle of equal moral fellowship to these "persons." But what of individuals with diminished... More Info

Media and Cultural Studies

Wiley-Blackwell | February 28, 2012 | 635 pages
Revised and updated with a special emphasis on innovations in social media, the second edition of Media and Cultural Studies: Keyworks stands as the most popular and highly acclaimed anthology in the dynamic and multidisciplinary field of cultural studies. Features several new readings with a... More Info

There's Something About Gdel

Wiley-Blackwell | November 17, 2009 | 256 pages
Berto’s highly readable and lucid guide introduces students and the interested reader to Gödel’s celebrated Incompleteness Theorem, and discusses some of the most famous - and infamous - claims arising from Gödel's arguments. Offers a clear understanding of this difficult subject by... More Info

Culture and Development

Wiley-Blackwell | June 16, 2000 | 248 pages
This book introduces students to new ways of thinking about development. It integrates the recent scholarship of cultural studies within the existing frameworks of development studies, which have primarily focused on issues of political economy and structural transformation.  More Info

Gramsci

Wiley-Blackwell | December 26, 2012 | 376 pages
This unique collection is the first to bring attention to Antonio Gramsci’s work within geographical debates. Presenting a substantially different reading to Gramsci scholarship, the collection forges a new approach within human geography, environmental studies and development theory.  More Info

Tattoos -- Philosophy for Everyone

Wiley-Blackwell | May 1, 2012 | 224 pages
Body art or eyesore, tattoos provide fertile ground for philosophical discussion Whether seen as a celebration of individuality or as a conversation piece, tattoos raise intriguing philosophical questions, from aesthetics to feminism, from semiotics to the philosophy of the person. The abundance of... More Info

The Times They Are Changing

Wiley-Blackwell | February 21, 2012 | 192 pages
"Originally published as Volume 45, Issue 4 of Social Policy & Administration."  More Info

The Ethics of Cultural Appropriation

Wiley-Blackwell | February 14, 2012 | 320 pages
The Ethics of Cultural Appropriation undertakes a comprehensive and systematic investigation of the moral and aesthetic questions that arise from the practice of cultural appropriation.  More Info

Iron Curtains

Wiley-Blackwell | April 24, 2012 | 256 pages
Utilizing research conducted primarily with residents of Sofia, Bulgaria, Iron Curtains: Gates, Suburbs, and Privatization of Space in the Post-socialist City explores the human dimension of new city-building that has emerged in East Europe.  More Info

Cyberbullying

Wiley-Blackwell | May 1, 2012 | 294 pages
"Psychologists explore the reality of cyberbulliesMillions of children are affected by bullies each year. Advances in social media, email, instant messaging, and cell phones, however, have moved bullying from a schoolyard fear to a constant threat. The second edition of Cyberbullying offers the... More Info

Zizek

Wiley-Blackwell | May 15, 2012 | 272 pages
A comprehensive overview of Slavoj ?i?ek's thought, including all of his published works to date.  More Info

Environmental Philosophy

Wiley-Blackwell | February 7, 2012 | 224 pages
The first comprehensive treatment of environmental philosophy, going beyond ethics to address the philosophical concepts that underlie environmental thinking and policy-making today Encompasses all of environmental philosophy, including conservation biology, restoration ecology, sustainability,... More Info

Political Ecology

Wiley-Blackwell | February 1, 2012 | 298 pages
This fully updated new edition introduces the core concepts, central thinkers, and major works of the burgeoning field of political ecology.  More Info

The World News Prism

Wiley-Blackwell | October 4, 2011 | 264 pages
"The World News Prism enjoys a well-earned reputation for excellence in its in-depth analysis of the changing role of transnational news media in the 21st-century. In the eighth edition of this classic text, the authors expand their discussion of news systems in developing nations and the impact of... More Info