• January 2008

      International Genealogy and Local History

      Papers presented by the Genealogy and Local History Section at IFLA General Conferences 2001-2005

      by Ruth Hedegaard, Elizabeth Anne Melrose

      This book contains the papers delivered at sessions organised by the Genealogy and Local History Section at the annual conferences of the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) between 2001 and 2005; many of these are upd

    • November 2010

      Philosophical Genealogy- Volume I

      An Epistemological Reconstruction of Nietzsche and Foucault’s Genealogical Method

      by Brian Lightbody

      Philosophical Genealogy Volume I: An Epistemological Reconstruction of Nietzsche and Foucault’s Genealogical Method is a rigorous examination of the philosophical investigatory practice known as «genealogy». This critique of the philosophical tr

    • March 2011

      Philosophical Genealogy- Volume II

      An Epistemological Reconstruction of Nietzsche and Foucault’s Genealogical Method

      by Brian Lightbody

      Philosophical genealogy is a distinct method of historical and philosophical inquiry that was developed by the nineteenth-century philosopher, Friedrich Nietzsche, and subsequently adopted and extended by the twentieth-century philosopher, Michel Foucault

    • June 2003

      The Genealogy of Women

      Studies in Boccaccio's "De mulieribus claris"

      by Stephen D. Kolsky

      Composed in the 1360s, Boccaccio’s De mulieribus claris (Famous Women) was the first attempt at female biography in the history of post-classical Western literature. However, its humanistic credentials coexist uneasily with the remnants of medieval misogy

    • Political control & freedoms
      November 2014

      Foucault and Politics

      by Mark G. E. Kelly

    • The Arts
      April 2017

      Genealogy, Archive, Image

      Interpreting Dynastic History in Western India, c.1090-2016

      by Angma Jhala, Jayasinhji Jhala

      ‘Genealogy, Archive, Image’ addresses the ways in which history and tradition are ‘reinvented’ through text, memory and painting. It examines the making of dynastic history in the kingdom of Jhalavad, situated in Gujarat, western India, over the longue

    • The Arts
      May 2018

      Genealogy, Archive, Image

      Interpreting Dynastic History in Western India, c.1090-2016

      by Jayasinhji Jhala

      ‘Genealogy, Archive, Image’ addresses the ways in which history and tradition are ‘reinvented’ through text, memory and painting. It examines the making of dynastic history in the kingdom of Jhalavad, situated in Gujarat, western India, over the longue du

    • Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers
      August 2017

      A Genealogy of the Verse Novel

      by Author(s): Catherine Addison

    • Teaching, Language & Reference
      August 2017

      The Organization of Knowledge

      Caught Between Global Structures and Local Meaning

      by Jack Andersen, Laura Skouvig

      This book critically examines the organization of knowledge as it is involved in matters of digital communication, the social, cultural and political consequences of classifying, and how particular historical contexts shape ideas of information and what i

    • July 2017

      Genealogy For Dummies

      by Matthew L. Helm, April Leigh Helm

      The fun way to research your family history Genealogy For Dummies, 8th Edition covers everything you need to know about starting a genealogical research project—including where and how to find information, how to communicate wi

    • September 2015

      A New Companion to The Gothic

      by David Punter

      The thoroughly expanded and updated New Companion to the Gothic, provides a series of stimulating insights into Gothic writing, its history and genealogy. The addition of 12 new essays and a section on ‘Global Gothic’ reflects the direction Goth

    • Humanities & Social Sciences
      April 1940

      Historische Genealogie

      by Wilhelm Karl Prinz von Isenburg

    • Humanities & Social Sciences
      July 2018

      Movable Inn

      The Rural Jewish Population of Minsk Guberniya in 1793-1914

      by Judith Kalik

      Jews are typically viewed as urban dwellers. However there was a considerable Jewish presence in villages from the very beginning of their settlement in Eastern Europe in the 12th century, up until the Holocaust. The presence of a large Jewish population

    • August 2017

      The Genealogy of JESUS

      An Exegetical Analysis

      by Didier MBOMBO Mokemba

      Historically speaking, the genealogy of Jesus is an old text. However, this biblical passage remains very meaningful for us. As Warren Carter says, “The genealogy has, then, a theological agenda, a sociological and pastoral function, and a narrative contr

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