Borders A Very Short Introduction

Pub Date : 2012-09-27 | Author : Alexander C. Diener | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780199731503
ISBN 13 : 0199731500

Borders: A Very Short Introduction offers insights into the form and function of historical and contemporary political and social boundaries. The authors show how and why borders h..

Diaspora A Very Short Introduction

Pub Date : 2013-06-17 | Author : Kevin Kenny | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780199858606
ISBN 13 : 0199858608

What does diaspora mean? Until quite recently, the word had a specific and restricted meaning, referring principally to the dispersal and exile of the Jews. But since the 1960s, th..

Biologie Du D Veloppement

Pub Date : 2017-08-16 | Author : Lewis Wolpert | Publisher : Dunod

ISBN 10 : 9782100768691
ISBN 13 : 2100768697

Cet ouvrage en 4 couleurs offre une introduction extrêmement didactique aux concepts fondamentaux du développement, domaine d'étude en plein essor. Associé à des spécialistes..

Plate Tectonics A Very Short Introduction

Pub Date : 2015-03-26 | Author : Peter Molnar | Publisher : OUP Oxford

ISBN 10 : 9780191043963
ISBN 13 : 0191043966

The 1960s revealed a new and revolutionary idea in geological thought: that the continents drift with respect to one another. After having been dismissed for decades as absurd, the..

L Amour La Fantasia

Pub Date : 1995-01 | Author : Assia Djebar | Publisher : LGF/Le Livre de Poche

ISBN 10 : 2253151270
ISBN 13 : 9782253151272

Nous glissons du passé lointain au passé proche, de la troisième personne, à la première ; extraordinaire évocation du père, instituteur de français, de la mère, des cousi..

Ancient Greece

Pub Date : 2009-10-22 | Author : Paul Cartledge | Publisher : OUP Oxford

ISBN 10 : 0191579602
ISBN 13 : 9780191579608

The contribution of the Ancient Greeks to modern western culture is incalculable. In the worlds of art, architecture, myth, literature, and philosophy, the world we live in would b..