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    • Slings, Hubert; van Oostrom, Frits (2007)
      Many people know the stories behind the tulip mania in the 17th century and the legacy of the Dutch East India Company, but what basic knowledge of Dutch history and culture should be passed on to future generations? A Key ...
    • Vintges, Karen (2017)
      To what extent is Simone de Beauvoir's study The Second Sex still relevant? From her work it emerges that patriarchy is a many-headed monster. Over the past decades, various heads of this monster have been slayed: important ...
    • Schwartz, Gary (2015)
      Seventh Golden Age Lecture on the Dutch seventeenth century in the global twenty-first
    • Lucassen, Jan; Sanders, Huub; Blok, Aad (2014)
      Established in 1935, the International Institute of Social History (IISH) is one of the world’s leading research institutes focused on social history and holds one of the richest collections in the field. This volume brings ...
    • Klem, Martijn; Knapen, Ben; Arts, Gera; Kleistra, Yvonne; Rem, Marijke (2010)
      Also available in English "http://www.aup.nl/do.php?a=show_visitor_book&isbn=9789089643285">Attached to the World Few other countries are so interrelated with the world around us in political, economic, and social respects ...
    • Ester, Peter (2017-09-12)
      In this book Silicon Valley expert Peter Ester describes how these 'schools of startup entrepreneurship' operate and how they empower startups. He interviewed over twenty Silicon Valley accelerators. They are analyzed in ...
    • Groenendijk, Kees; Ersbøll, Eva; Waldrauch, Harald; Bauböck, Rainer (2006)
      Nationality and citizenship have been subjects of stormy policy debates in many EU countries in recent years. Concerns over the integration of immigrants, but also attempts to forge links with emigrants, have led to changes ...
    • Groenendijk, Kees; Ersbøll, Eva; Waldrauch, Harald; Bauböck, Rainer (2006)
      Nationality and citizenship have been subjects of stormy policy debates in many EU countries in recent years. Concerns over the integration of immigrants, but also attempts to forge links with emigrants, have led to changes ...
    • Traviglia, Arianna (2017)
      This volume presents a selection of the best papers presented at the forty-first annual Conference on Computer Applications and Quantitative Methods in Archaeology. The theme for the conference was "Across Space and Time", ...
    • Florin, Bo; Vonderau, Patrick; Zimmermann, Yvonne (2021)
      Advertising has played a central role in shaping the history of modern media. While often identified with American consumerism and the rise of the 'Information Society', motion picture advertising has been part of European ...
    • Lindner, Christoph; Sandoval, Gerard (2021)
      Gentrification is reshaping cities worldwide, resulting in seductive spaces and exclusive communities that aspire to innovation, creativity, sustainability, and technological sophistication. Gentrification is also contributing ...
    • Teurlings, Jan; Valck, Marijke de (2013)
      Television as we knew it is irrevocably changing. Some are gleefully announcing the death of television, others have been less sanguine but insist that television is radically changing underneath our eyes. Several excellent ...
    • Hemerijck, Anton; Knapen, Ben; Doorne, van, Ellen (2009)
      Aftershocks was written in the midst of the deepest economic crisis since the Great Depression. Although it would be premature to presume to identify the repercussions of the crisis, it is clear that it will have profound ...
    • Henderson, Patricia C. (2011)
      In 2003-2006, Patricia Henderson lived in the South African province of KwaZulu-Natal where she recorded the experiences of people living with HIV/AIDS. In this illuminating study, she recounts the concerns of rural people ...
    • Forrest, Tara (2011)
      Alexander Kluge is best known as a founding member of the New German Cinema. His work, however, spans a diverse range of fields and, over the last fifty years, he has been active as a filmmaker, writer and television ...
    • Gouda, Frances; Brocades Zaalberg, Thijs (2002)
      The authors of this book challenge the view that was current among many people in the Netherlands during the period 1945-1949 that the American government and its foreign policymakers unequivocally backed the Indonesian ...
    • Kaptein, Hendrik; Velden, van der, Bastiaan (2018)
      This book brings together contributions from leading figures in legal studies on analogy and related forms of reasoning in the law. Analogical reasoning-which relies on the concept of two different things being in some way ...
    • Estes, Heide (2018)
      Literary scholars have traditionally understood landscapes, whether natural or manmade, as metaphors for humanity instead of concrete settings for people's actions. This book accepts the natural world as such by investigating ...
    • Jacobsson, Kerstin; Lindblom, Jonas (2017)
      We’re in an era of ever increasing attention to animal rights, and activism around the issue is growing more widespread and prominent. In this volume, Kerstin Jacobsson and Jonas Lindblom use the animal rights movement in ...
    • Groot, Maaike (2008)
      This new volume in the acclaimed Amsterdam Archaeological Studies series explores the roles of animals in a rural community in the civitas Batavorum in the 1st to 3rd centuries ad. Large-scale excavations of two settlements ...