Journals Higher Education
Very Short Introductions series

Very Short Introductions RSS

Oxford's Very Short Introductions series offers concise and original introductions to a wide range of subjects -- from Islam to Sociology, Politics to Classics, and Literary Theory to History. Not simply a textbook of definitions, each volume provides trenchant and provocative - yet always balanced - discussions of the central issues in a given topic. Our expert authors combine facts, analysis, new ideas, and enthusiasm to make often challenging topics highly readable. Whatever the area of study, whatever the topic that fascinates the reader, the series has a handy and affordable guide that will likely prove indispensable.

"The Very Short Introductions range from worth reading to wonderfully appealingâ Much of the pleasure to be found in them is the bedrock one of good nonfiction: facts." - The New Yorker Magazine

Show more

Showing 1-20 of 641

Next List | Grid
Cover for 9780190213220
 
Cover for 9780199684311
 
Cover for 9780198784456
 
Cover for 9780199665563
 
Cover for 9780199568925
Cover for 9780198826613
 
Cover for 9780195182897
 
Cover for 9780192802484
 
Cover for 9780198806578
 
Cover for 9780199790586
Cover for 9780198725329
 
Cover for 9780199575268
 
Cover for 9780198725961
 
Cover for 9780198792970
 
Cover for 9780198706151
Cover for 9780198732822
 
Cover for 9780190200589
 
Cover for 9780199899395
 
Cover for 9780195389142
 
Cover for 9780195331783
Next List | Grid
Share: