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Affect and Attention After Deleuze and WhiteheadEcological Attunement

Affect and Attention After Deleuze and Whitehead: Ecological Attunement

Russell J. Duvernoy

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781474466912
eISBN:
9781474496162
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474466912.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General

The book develops a process metaphysical conception of subjectivity from the work of Gilles Deleuze and Alfred North Whitehead. This alters existential orientations towards affect and attention in ... More

American SnobsTransatlantic Novelists, Liberal Culture and the Genteel Tradition

American Snobs: Transatlantic Novelists, Liberal Culture and the Genteel Tradition

Emily Coit

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781474475402
eISBN:
9781474495981
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474475402.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

Arguing that Henry Adams, Henry James and Edith Wharton articulated their political thought in response to the liberalism that reigned in Boston and, more specifically, at Harvard University, ... More

Asian CinemaA Regional View

Asian Cinema: A Regional View

Olivia Khoo

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781474461764
eISBN:
9781474495189
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474461764.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Asia’s film industries have undergone significant transformation in the last 30 years. From bilateral co-production agreements to pan-Asian financing, Asian cinema has assumed a regional identity ... More

BayanaThe Sources of Mughal Architecture

Bayana: The Sources of Mughal Architecture

Mehrdad Shokoohy and Natalie H. Shokoohy

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781474460729
eISBN:
9781474495608
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474460729.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

Bayana in Rajasthan and its monuments challenge the perceived but established view of the development of Indo-Muslim architecture and urban form. At the end of the 12th century the Ghurid conquerors ... More

Big Data and Democracy

Big Data and Democracy

Kevin Macnish and Jai Galliott (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781474463522
eISBN:
9781474485012
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474463522.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This edited collection tackles subjects that have arisen as a result of new capabilities to collect, analyse and use vast quantities of data using complex algorithms. Questions tackled include what ... More

Blasphemy and Apostasy in IslamDebates on Shi'a Jurisprudence

Blasphemy and Apostasy in Islam: Debates on Shi'a Jurisprudence

Mohsen Kadivar

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781474457576
eISBN:
9781474495394
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474457576.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

Is it lawful to shed the blood of a man or a woman who insults the Prophet Muhammad? Does the Qur’an stipulate a worldly punishment for apostates? Beginning with a genealogy of religious freedom in ... More

The CIA and the Pursuit of SecurityHistory, Documents and Contexts

The CIA and the Pursuit of Security: History, Documents and Contexts

Huw Dylan, David Gioe, and Michael S. Goodman

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781474428842
eISBN:
9781474485043
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474428842.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Taking declassified and publicly available sources this book provides an insight into the evolution of the Central Intelligence Agency from 1947 to the Trump Presidency. Focusing on a mix of case ... More

Cinematic IntermedialityTheory and Practice

Cinematic Intermediality: Theory and Practice

Kim Knowles and Marion Schmid (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781474446341
eISBN:
9781474495233
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474446341.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

As a fundamentally hybrid medium, cinema has always been defined by its interactions with other art forms such as painting, sculpture, photography, performance and dance. Taking the in-between nature ... More

Cinematic RealismLukács, Kracauer and Theories of the Filmic Real

Cinematic Realism: Lukács, Kracauer and Theories of the Filmic Real

Ian Aitken

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781474441346
eISBN:
9781474495325
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474441346.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This book explores the subject of cinematic realism through a long Introduction which covers general notions related to cinematic realism, and then through close analysis of book chapters written by ... More

Contemporary Balkan CinemaTransnational Exchanges and Global Circuits

Contemporary Balkan Cinema: Transnational Exchanges and Global Circuits

Lydia Papadimitriou and Ana Grgić (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781474458436
eISBN:
9781474495219
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474458436.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

The first inclusive collection to examine post-2008 developments in Balkan cinema, this book brings together a number of international scholars working within and beyond the region to explore its ... More

Contemporary Hollywood AnimationStyle, Storytelling, Culture and Ideology Since the 1990s

Contemporary Hollywood Animation: Style, Storytelling, Culture and Ideology Since the 1990s

Noel Brown

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781474410564
eISBN:
9781474495172
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474410564.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Until the 1990s, animation occupied a relatively marginal presence in Hollywood. Today, it is at the very heart of both the film industry and contemporary popular culture. Charting the major changes ... More

The Cultural Memory of Georgian Glasgow

The Cultural Memory of Georgian Glasgow

Craig Lamont

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781474443272
eISBN:
9781474496476
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474443272.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Scottish Studies

This book provides a long overdue reading of Scotland’s largest city as it was during the long eighteenth century. These formative years of Enlightenment, caught between the tumultuous ages of the ... More

The Edinburgh Companion to D. H. Lawrence and the Arts

The Edinburgh Companion to D. H. Lawrence and the Arts

Catherine Brown and Susan Reid (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781474456623
eISBN:
9781474496056
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474456623.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This book includes twenty-eight chapters by specialists from across the arts, reassessing Lawrence’s relationship to aesthetic categories and specific art forms in their historical and critical ... More

The Edinburgh Companion to Virginia Woolf and Contemporary Global Literature

The Edinburgh Companion to Virginia Woolf and Contemporary Global Literature

Jeanne Dubino, Paulina Pajak, Catherine W. Hollis, Celiese Lypka, and Vara Neverow (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781474448475
eISBN:
9781474496070
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474448475.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This book considers the global responses Woolf’s work has inspired and her worldwide impact. The 23 chapters address the ways Woolf is received by writers, publishers, academics, reading audiences, ... More

The Edinburgh History of the British and Irish Press, Volume 3Competition and Disruption, 1900-2017

The Edinburgh History of the British and Irish Press, Volume 3: Competition and Disruption, 1900-2017

Martin Conboy and Adrian Bingham (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781474424929
eISBN:
9781474496087
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474424929.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This volume presents a research-led, interdisciplinary examination of existing scholarship as well as new research on twentieth-century newspaper and periodical history across Britain and Ireland ... More

Elizabeth Bowen's Psychoanalytic Fiction

Elizabeth Bowen's Psychoanalytic Fiction

Victoria Coulson

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781474480499
eISBN:
9781474495776
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474480499.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Women's Literature

Despite the exceptional literary quality, remarkable conceptual sophistication and compelling socio-historical interest of Elizabeth Bowen’s writing, her fiction has received relatively little ... More

Greek Cinema and Migration, 1991-2016

Greek Cinema and Migration, 1991-2016

Philip E. Phillis

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781474437035
eISBN:
9781474495226
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474437035.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Greek Cinema and Migration examines the ways in which the cinema of Greece has responded to the post-1990s phenomenon of becoming a host country for immigrants. The book focuses mainly on migration ... More

Hans Kelsen's Political Realism

Hans Kelsen's Political Realism

Robert Schuett

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781474481687
eISBN:
9781474496421
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474481687.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

What does it mean to be a foreign-policy realist? Why is it important to get Hans Kelsen right? How can open society ideals be reconciled with the tragedies of world politics? It is widely ... More

The Harvard Lectures of Alfred North Whitehead, 1925-1927General Metaphysical Problems of Science

The Harvard Lectures of Alfred North Whitehead, 1925-1927: General Metaphysical Problems of Science

Brian G. Henning

Joseph Petek and George Lucas (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781474416931
eISBN:
9781474496308
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474416931.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This second volume of the Critical Edition of Whitehead covers Whitehead’s second and third years of lectures at Harvard University and Radcliffe College. It reveals the development of his philosophy ... More

Hölderlin's Philosophy of Nature

Hölderlin's Philosophy of Nature

Rochelle Tobias (ed.)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781474454155
eISBN:
9781474484923
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474454155.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General

In an age of climate change, the work of the decidedly philosophical poet Friedrich Hölderlin has gained renewed urgency in its emphasis on the forces of nature that produce life and at the same time ... More

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