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The Struggle with Leviathan
Social Responses to the Omnipotence of the State, 1815-1965
Emiel Lamberts
The opposition to the omnipotence of the state had a significant impact on the political organization of European society. The Struggle with Leviathan pays special attention to the social strategy to counterbalance the power of the state and is structured around the fascinating biography of the Austrian diplomat Gustav von Blome.



World Views and Worldly Wisdom
Religion, Ideology and Politics, 1750-2000
Emiel Lamberts, professor emeritus of contemporary history at KU Leuven, is an international expert in the political and religious history of Europe in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. His work and the central themes in his research are the focus of World Views and Worldly Wisdom. 



Paper Cities
Urban Portraits in Photographic Books
Ranging from early photography to contemporary works, Paper Cities gathers thought-provoking case studies from several international contexts that illuminate the debate on cities, photographs, and books.



The Photofilmic
Entangled Images in Contemporary Art and Visual Culture
This book explores the different ways in which art, cinema, and other forms of visual culture respond to a digitized and networked world. Traditional discourses on medium specificity, developed in distinct disciplines, often fail to provide an adequate description of the transformations that photography and film have undergone.



Belgian Photographic Literature of the 19th Century
A Bibliography and Census
Steven F. Joseph



Music, Analysis, Experience
New Perspectives in Musical Semiotics
Transdisciplinary and intermedial approaches to music meet musicologically oriented contributions to classical music, pop music, South American song, opera, narratology, and philosophy.



Freud au cas par cas
Lectures philosophiques des cas freudiens
Gilles Ribault






Natural Spectaculars
Aspects of Plutarch's Philosophy of Nature
Recently scholars have begun to reassess the ancient scientific value of Plutarch's natural philosophical writings. Natural Spectaculars aims to give further impetus to this project by treating several aspects of Plutarch’s natural philosophy that have not been explored before.



Amne Adverso
Roman Legal Heritage in European Culture
Laurent Waelkens
Laurent Waelkens provides an introduction to the history of Roman law and its institutions, as they developed from antiquity until the nineteenth century.



Afterschool
Images, Education and Research
This book articulates in an affirmative manner what education still could mean in an era after school, and also what images might mean in an era in which screens are omnipresent, both for teachers and education researchers.



Jozef IJsewijn
Humanism in the Low Countries
Jozef Ijsewijn



Transforming Anthony Trollope
Dispossession, Victorianism and Nineteenth-Century Word and Image
This volume is a cross-disciplinary collection of essays in the fields of nineteenth-century history, adaptation, word/image and Victorianism.



Everyday Life Practices of Muslims in Europe
Everyday Life Practices of Muslims in Europe explores how Muslims give meaning to Islam on a day-to-day basis. The contributions look at concrete practices, identities, memories, and normalities in daily Muslim life and provide insights to the complexities of identities.



What Is a Cadence?
Theoretical and Analytical Perspectives on Cadences in the Classical Repertoire
The concept of closure is crucial to understanding music from the "classical" style. This volume focuses on the primary means of achieving closure in tonal music: the cadence.



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