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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 45 related to The Culture of Time and Space, 1880-1918: With a New Preface.   

Eyes of Love: The Gaze in English and French Paintings and Novels, 1840-1900

Stephen Kern - Art - 1996 - 283 pages
Eyes of Love argues against a widely held theory about 'the gaze' 6 that women are merely passive erotic objects, while men are active erotic subjects. "Stephen Kern focuses ...
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The Culture of Love: Victorians to Moderns

Stephen Kern - Health & Fitness - 1994 - 458 pages
"The Culture of Love" interprets the sweeping change in loving that spanned a period when scientific discoveries reduced the terrors and dangers of sex, when new laws gave ...
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A Cultural History of Causality: Science, Murder Novels, and Systems of Thought

Stephen Kern - History - 2009 - 448 pages
This pioneering work is the first to trace how our understanding of the causes of human behavior has changed radically over the course of European and American cultural history ...
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The Modernist Novel: A Critical Introduction

Stephen Kern - Literary Criticism - 2011
Leading scholar Stephen Kern offers a probing analysis of the modernist novel, encompassing American, British and European works. Organized thematically, the book offers a ...
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Henri Matisse: Modernist Against the Grain

Catherine Bock-Weiss, Henri Matisse - Art - 2009 - 231 pages
"A series of linked essays that considers different aspects of Matisse's life and work, revealing how the artist worked against many of the main tenets of modernism"--Provided ...
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The Rise and Fall of the British Empire

Lawrence James - History - 1997 - 704 pages
For the first time, James' extraordinarily thorough, brilliantly researched and critically lauded history of the British Empire is available in paperback. Spanning the years ...
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The Titanic Story: Hard Choices, Dangerous Decisions

Stephen Cox - History - 1999 - 152 pages
Describes the disastrous maiden voyage of the Titanic, which sank after colliding with an iceberg in the spring of 1912
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A History of Japan, 1582-1941: Internal and External Worlds

L. M. Cullen - Business & Economics - 2003 - 357 pages
Distinctive overview of the internal and external pressures responsible for the emergence of modern Japan.
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