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Anne Kelley and Carol Banks

Drama and Politics in the English Civil War Susan Wiseman (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1998), ISBN 0-521-47221-0 hardback £40.00

The English Renaissance: An Anthology of Sources and Documents Edited by Kate Aughterson (London and New York: Routledge, 1998) ISBN 0-415-18554-8 hardback £90.00

Coming of Age in Shakespeare Margorie Garber (New York & London: Routledge, 1997) ISBN 0-415-91908-8 paperback £10.99

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Peter Widdowson

Whenever I am faced with a film adaptation of a novel I know well, I play an impossible game which involves trying to imagine what someone would make of the film who knows nothing at all of the novel – nor, for good measure, of the author either. So: what would ‘someone’ have been thinking as they left the cinema after watching Michael Winterbottom’s 1996 version of Jude the Obscure – the film Jude, starring Christopher Ecclestone, Kate Winslet and Rachel Griffiths?

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Franz Wojciechowski, Sarah Stohlman, Djamila Schans, David O'Kane, Ludwien Meeuwesen, and Huub de Jonge

Hermanten Kate, Travels and researches in Native North America, 1882–1883

Rainer Ohliger, Karen Schönwälder, and Triadafilos Triadafilopoulos, European encounters: migrants, migration and European societies since 1945

Elizabeth Murphy-Lejeune, Student mobility and narrative in Europe: the new strangers

Marja J. Spierenburg, Strangers, spirits and land reforms: conflicts about land in Dande, Northern Zimbabwe

Renée R. Shield and Stanley M. Aronson, Aging in today’s world: conversations between an anthropologist and a physician

Shinji Yamashita, Bali and beyond: explorations in the anthropology of tourism

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Eleanor Sterling, Tamara Ticktin, Tē Kipa Kepa Morgan, Georgina Cullman, Diana Alvira, Pelika Andrade, Nadia Bergamini, Erin Betley, Kate Burrows, Sophie Caillon, Joachim Claudet, Rachel Dacks, Pablo Eyzaguirre, Chris Filardi, Nadav Gazit, Christian Giardina, Stacy Jupiter, Kealohanuiopuna Kinney, Joe McCarter, Manuel Mejia, Kanoe Morishige, Jennifer Newell, Lihla Noori, John Parks, Pua’ala Pascua, Ashwin Ravikumar, Jamie Tanguay, Amanda Sigouin, Tina Stege, Mark Stege, and Alaka Wali


Measuring progress toward sustainability goals is a multifaceted task. International, regional, and national organizations and agencies seek to promote resilience and capacity for adaptation at local levels. However, their measurement systems may be poorly aligned with local contexts, cultures, and needs. Understanding how to build effective, culturally grounded measurement systems is a fundamental step toward supporting adaptive management and resilience in the face of environmental, social, and economic change. To identify patterns and inform future efforts, we review seven case studies and one framework regarding the development of culturally grounded indicator sets. Additionally, we explore ways to bridge locally relevant indicators and those of use at national and international levels. The process of identifying and setting criteria for appropriate indicators of resilience in social-ecological systems needs further documentation, discussion, and refinement, particularly regarding capturing feedbacks between biological and social-cultural elements of systems.

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Mark Bergfeld

Kate Khatib, Margaret Killjoy, & Mike McGuire (2012) We Are Many. Reflections on Movement Strategy from Occupation to Liberation. Edinburgh/San Francisco: AK Press, pp. 355, ISBN-13: 9781849351164.

David Graeber (2012) The Democracy Project: A History, a Crisis, a Movement. London: Allen Lane Press, pp. 352, ISBN: 9781846146633.

It is a common sense assumption to emphasise the leaderless, horizontal, networked and demandless nature of the Occupy movement of late 2011 (Penny 2011, Mason 2011, Castells 2012). Two recent publications - Laura Khatib’s We Are Many: Reflections on Movement Strategy – From Occupation to Liberation and David Graeber’s The Democracy Project - explore the role anarchists played inside of the Occupy movement of 2011.

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Josh Morrison, Sylvie Bissonnette, Karen J. Renner, and Walter S. Temple

Kate Mondloch, A Capsule Aesthetic: Feminist Materialisms in New Media Art (Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2018), 151 pp. ISBN: 9781517900496 (paperback, $27) Alberto Brodesco and Federico Giordano, editors, Body Images in the Post-Cinematic Scenario: The Digitization of Bodies (Milan: Mimesis International, 2017). 195 pp., ISBN: 9788869771095 (paperback, $27.50) Cynthia J. Miller and A. Bowdoin Van Riper, editors, What’s Eating You? Food and Horror on Screen (New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2017). 370pp., ISBN: 9781501322389 (hardback, $105); ISBN: 9781501343964 (paperback, $27.96); ISBN: 9781501322419 (ebook, $19.77) Kaya Davies Hayon, Sensuous Cinema: The Body in Contemporary Maghrebi Cinema (New York: Bloomsbury, 2018). 181pp., ISBN: 9781501335983 (hardback, $107.99)

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Ramona Wray, Anne Kelley, Carol Banks, and Andrew Murphy

Lay by your Needles Ladies, Take the Pen: Writing Women in England, 1500–1700. Edited by Suzanne Trill, Kate Chedgzoy and Melanie Osborne (London: Arnold, 1997). Paperback: ISBN 0-340-61450-1 £14.99; Cloth: ISBN 0-340- 691484 £45.00

Women and Literature in Britain, 1500-1700. Edited by Helen Wilcox (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press: 1996) 307 pp. Paperback ISBN 0-521-46777-2 £12.95; Cloth: ISBN 0-521- 46219-3 £35.00

Engendering a Nation: A Feminist Account of Shakespeare’s English Histories. Jean E. Howard and Phyllis Rackin (London: Routledge 1997). Paperback: ISBN 0-415-04749-8 £14.99; Cloth: ISBN 0-415- 04748-X £45.00

Women in Italian Renaissance Art: Gender Representation Identity. Paola Tinagli (Manchester University Press, 1997). Paperback: ISBN 0-7190-4054-X £15.99; Cloth: ISBN 0-7190- 4053-1 £45

Shakespeare’s Folios. 4 volumes boxed (London: Routledge/Thoemmes, 1997). ISBN 0-4151-5878-8 £650.00

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Matt Simpson and John Lucas

The Weight of Cows by Mandy Coe (London: Shoestring Press) ISBN 1 899549 97 8 £7.95

Laughter from the Hive by Kate Foley (London: Shoestring Press) ISBN 904886 01 9 £7.95

Glass of an Organic Class by Philip Ramp (Athens: Politika Themata, 2003), £7.95

Comrade Laughter by Andy Croft (London: Flambard, 2004) ISBN 1-873226-66-7 £7.50

Love at the Full by Lucien Becker (translated by Christopher Pilling) (London: Flambard, 2004) ISBN 1-873226-61-6 £7.95

Milena Poems by Desmond Graham (London: Flambard, 2004) ISBN 1-873226-67-5 £7.50

Sudden Maraschinos by Jacqueline Karp (London: Redbeck Press, 2004) ISBN 1-904338-13-5 £6.95

The Gardens of Onkel Arnold by David Jacobs (London: Peterloo Poets, 2004) ISBN 1-904324-22-3 £7.95

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Julian Agyeman and Yelena Ogneva-Himmelberger, eds., Environmental Justice and Sustainability in the Former Soviet Union Elana Wilson Rowe

Svetlana Vladimirovna Vasileva, Vlast i staroobriadtsy Zabaikalia (konets XVII–nachalo XX vv.). [Power and the Old Believers of Transbaikalia: From the End of the Seventeenth through the Beginning of the Twentieth Century] Robert Montgomery

Natasha Kuhrt, Russian Policy towards China and Japan: The Eltsin and Putin Periods Falk Huettmann

Elana Wilson Rowe, ed., Russia and the North Kate Dunsmore

Sarah Milledge Nelson, Shamanism and the Origin of States: Spirit, Power, and Gender in East Asia Kathleen Osgood Dana

Galsan Tschinag, The Blue Sky Janice Cori Cobb

John R. Bockstoce, Furs and Frontiers in the Far North: The Contest among Native and Foreign Nations for the Bering Strait Fur Trade

Barbara A. Brower and Barbara Rose Johnston, eds., Disappearing Peoples? Indigenous Groups and Ethnic Minorities in South and Central Asia Valerie Alia

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Natalie K. Eschenbaum

with him than with Kate, they risk complicity with an ideology that authorizes oppression as long as it is achieved without physical violence’. 9 Detmer includes an important footnote – ‘naming and defining violence, physical or otherwise, is a