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  • Roots of Tragedy

    Roots of Tragedy
    av Lisle Rose

    Inbunden - 1976 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780837185927

  • The New Digital Storytelling

    The New Digital Storytelling
    av Bryan Alexander

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440849602

    Newly revised and updated, this is the essential guide to state-of-the-art digital storytelling for audiences, creators, and teachers.Written for everyone interested in the communication potential of digital media, including educators, marketers, co…

  • Religion and Transhumanism

    Religion and Transhumanism

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440833250

    Should technology be used to improve human faculties such as cognition and longevity? This thought-provoking dialogue between "transhumanism" and religion examines enhancement technologies that could radically alter the human species."Transhumanism"…

  • Horror Fiction in the 20th Century

    Horror Fiction in the 20th Century
    av Jess Nevins

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440862052

    Providing an indispensable resource for academics as well as readers interested in the evolution of horror fiction in the 20th century, this book provides a readable yet critical guide to global horror fiction and authors.Horror Fiction in the 20th…

  • The Road to Hel

    The Road to Hel
    av Hilda Roderick Ellis

    Inbunden - 1968 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780837100708

  • Inventing the Future

    Inventing the Future
    av Stan A. Hannah

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781567504514

    Inventing the Future: Information services for a New Millenium is a sequel to Harris and Hannah's 1998 book Into the Future. In this book they move beyond the rhetorical contests about the future of the library and turn their attention to the more p…

  • Inventing the Future

    Inventing the Future
    av Stan A. Hannah

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781567504507

    Inventing the Future: Information services for a New Millenium is a sequel to Harris and Hannah's 1998 book Into the Future. In this book they move beyond the rhetorical contests about the future of the library and turn their attention to the more p…

  • Comics, Manga, and Graphic Novels

    Comics, Manga, and Graphic Novels
    av Robert Petersen

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313363306

    This text examines comics, graphic novels, and manga with a broad, international scope that reveals their conceptual origins in antiquity.Graphic narrative art is a fascinating phenomenon that emerged centuries ago with the expansion of literacy and…

  • Logistics in the National Defense

    Logistics in the National Defense
    av Joyce Cain Fiske

    Inbunden - 1981 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313227165

    The author develops the concept that logistics constitute a bridge between the national economy and the combat forces. He explains the role of the civilian as well as of the professional, and discusses the differences in their modes of thought and m…

  • Reading Harry Potter Again

    Reading Harry Potter Again

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313361975

    Reading Harry Potter Again: New Critical Essays extends the discussion of the Harry Potter books by covering the entire series in one new and comprehensive volume.As was argued in Reading Harry Potter: Critical Essays (Praeger, 2003), interpreting t…

  • Inventing the Flat Earth

    Inventing the Flat Earth
    av Jeffrey B. Russell

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275959043

    Neither Christopher Columbus nor his contemporaries thought the earth was flat. Yet this curious illusion persists today, firmly established with the help of the media, textbooks, teachers-even noted historians. Inventing the Flat Earth is Russell's…

  • The Managerial Revolution

    The Managerial Revolution
    av James Burnham

    Inbunden - 1972 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780837156781

  • Modernization, Democracy, and Islam

    Modernization, Democracy, and Islam

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275985301

    The Islamic world has a poor record in terms of modernization and democracy. However, the source of this situation is not religion, but factors including colonialism, international economic and trading systems, and the role of the military, among ot…

  • Modernization, Democracy, and Islam

    Modernization, Democracy, and Islam

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275985110

    The Islamic world has a poor record in terms of modernization and democracy. However, the source of this situation is not religion, but factors including colonialism, international economic and trading systems, and the role of the military, among ot…

  • The Self and Others

    The Self and Others

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275976255

    This volume focuses on relations between the self and other individuals, the self and groups, and the self and context. Leading scholars in the field of positioning theory present the newest developments from this field on human social relations. Th…

  • The Self and Others

    The Self and Others
    av Rom Harre

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275976248

    This volume focuses on relations between the self and other individuals, the self and groups, and the self and context. Leading scholars in the field of positioning theory present the newest developments from this field on human social relations. Th…

  • A New Iraq

    A New Iraq
    av Frederick W. Axelgard

    Häftad - 1988 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275930141

    The volume analyzes the political and economic effects of the Iran-Iraq war upon Iraq, focusing on whether the war has united Iraqi society in a way that has not happened since the country was established in 1920. It opens with an examination of Ira…

  • Intelligence Analysis

    Intelligence Analysis
    av Wayne Michael Hall

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313382659

    This book offers a vast conceptual and theoretical exploration of the ways intelligence analysis must change in order to succeed against today's most dangerous combatants and most complex irregular theatres of conflict.Intelligence Analysis: How to…

  • The Matriarchs of England's Cooperative Movement

    The Matriarchs of England's Cooperative Movement
    av Barbara J. Blaszak

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313309953

    Current thinking considers the Women's Cooperative Guild within the English Cooperative Movement to have been an independent and democratically run organization whose leaders built sisterhood across class lines and achieved many benefits for married…

  • The Army of the Future.

    The Army of the Future.
    av Gaulle de

    Inbunden - 1977 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780837175256

  • Friendship and Peer Culture in the Early Years

    Friendship and Peer Culture in the Early Years
    av W. Corsaro

    Häftad - 1985 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780893912567

    Based on a year-long micro-ethnography of a nursery school, this book presents a unique approach to childhood socialization by focusing directly upon the social, interactive, and communicative processes that make up the world of young children. It c…

  • Friendship and Peer Culture in the Early Years

    Friendship and Peer Culture in the Early Years
    av W. Corsaro

    Inbunden - 1985 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780893911744

    Based on a year-long micro-ethnography of a nursery school, this book presents a unique approach to childhood socialization by focusing directly upon the social, interactive, and communicative processes that make up the world of young children. It c…

  • Conceptualizing Sexual Harassment as Discursive Practice

    Conceptualizing Sexual Harassment as Discursive Practice
    av Shereen G. Bingham

    Inbunden - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275945930

    This is an interdisciplinary approach to sexual harassment that examines the meaning of concepts such as discourse, power, ideology, sexuality, and abuse. The essays explore discursive practice as a way of understanding sexual harassment, how it is…

  • Understanding Jonestown and Peoples Temple

    Understanding Jonestown and Peoples Temple
    av Rebecca Moore

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440864797

    This in-depth investigation of Peoples Temple and its tragic end at Jonestown corrects sensationalized misunderstandings of the group and places its individual members within the broader context of religion in America.Most people understand Peoples…

  • Understanding Jonestown and Peoples Temple

    Understanding Jonestown and Peoples Temple
    av Rebecca Moore

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313352515

    Most people understand Peoples Temple through its violent end in Jonestown, Guyana in 1978, where more than 900 Americans committed murder and suicide in a jungle commune. Media coverage of the event sensationalized the group and obscured the backgr…

  • The Essential Guide to Overcoming Avoidant Personality Disorder

    The Essential Guide to Overcoming Avoidant Personality Disorder
    av Martin Kantor

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313377525

    Emphasizing diagnosis, causality, and holistic treatment, this is the only book offering a full discussion of Avoidant Personality Disorder for therapists and sufferers.Avoidant Personality Disorder (AvPD) is an extremely widespread, devastating dis…

  • The Social Psychology of Prejudice

    The Social Psychology of Prejudice
    av John Duckitt

    Inbunden - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275942410

    This volume provides a comprehensive and concise overview on the nature and causes of prejudice. The importance of a scientific understanding of prejudice and racism, different approaches to the definition and conceptualization of prejudice, and the…

  • The Social Psychology of Prejudice

    The Social Psychology of Prejudice
    av John Duckitt

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275950996

    This volume provides a comprehensive and concise overview on the nature and causes of prejudice. The importance of a scientific understanding of prejudice and racism, different approaches to the definition and conceptualization of prejudice, and the…

  • America in the Sixties--Right, Left, and Center

    America in the Sixties--Right, Left, and Center

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275955168

    Unlike other works, America in the Sixties looks at the era from the perspective of new leftists, liberals, and conservatives, providing readers with the opportunity to see this seminal decade more fully and richly than they could before. It include…

  • Unassisted Childbirth, 2nd Edition

    Unassisted Childbirth, 2nd Edition
    av Laura Kaplan Shanley

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313397158

    This book reveals how giving birth is an inherently safe, relatively painless process that is best performed without the assistance of doctors or midwives, and how confidence and a positive attitude reduces fear-and therefore the pain-of labor.Accor…

  • Essentials of Strategic Intelligence

    Essentials of Strategic Intelligence

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440833526

    A highly valuable resource for students of intelligence studies, strategy and security, and foreign policy, this volume provides readers with an accessible and comprehensive exploration of U.S. espionage activities that addresses both the practical…

  • Essentials of Strategic Intelligence

    Essentials of Strategic Intelligence

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440832277

    A highly valuable resource for students of intelligence studies, strategy and security, and foreign policy, this volume provides readers with an accessible and comprehensive exploration of U.S. espionage activities that addresses both the practical…

  • Managing Records as Evidence and Information

    Managing Records as Evidence and Information
    av Richard J. Cox

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781567202311

    For the past three decades, policies regarding a variety of information issues have emanated from federal agencies, legislative chambers, and corporate boardrooms. Despite the focus on information policy, it is still a relatively new concept and one…

  • The Silent Holocaust

    The Silent Holocaust
    av Rene Spodheim

    Inbunden - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313279850

    We commonly associate the term Holocaust with Nuremberg and Kristallnacht, the Warsaw and Vilna ghettos, Auschwitz and Treblinka. Appearing as they do in countless books and films, these symbols of hatred penetrate our consciousness, memory, and his…

  • Essentials of Counterterrorism

    Essentials of Counterterrorism

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440834707

    A comprehensive overview of counterterrorism that examines key aspects of the fight against terrorism, including intelligence, law enforcement, the military, financial and criminal activity, ethics, and social media.Recent terrorist actions in the U…

  • Essentials of Counterterrorism

    Essentials of Counterterrorism

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440832833

    A comprehensive overview of counterterrorism that examines key aspects of the fight against terrorism, including intelligence, law enforcement, the military, financial and criminal activity, ethics, and social media.Recent terrorist actions in the U…

  • Knowing and the Known

    Knowing and the Known
    av John Dewey

    Inbunden - 1976 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780837184982

  • Growing Young, 2nd Edition

    Growing Young, 2nd Edition
    av Ashley Montagu

    Häftad - 1988 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780897891660

    In this new, revised edition of his landmark book, Montagu compels us to reevaluate the way we think about growth and development, in all its phases, throughout life. Humans are designed to grow and develop their childlike qualities, and not to beco…

  • Growing Young, 2nd Edition

    Growing Young, 2nd Edition
    av Ashley Montagu

    Inbunden - 1988 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780897891677

    In this new, revised edition of his landmark book, Montagu compels us to reevaluate the way we think about growth and development, in all its phases, throughout life. Humans are designed to grow and develop their childlike qualities, and not to beco…

  • The Making of a Reader

    The Making of a Reader
    av M. Cochran-Smith

    Inbunden - 1984 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780893911874

    This volume helps parents and early childhood educators understand the nature of early literacy at home and at school. Ways in which nursery school structures support and extend childrens's literacy are explored. This volume, based on an 18-month et…

  • The Making of a Reader

    The Making of a Reader
    av M. Cochran-Smith

    Häftad - 1984 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780893912192

    This volume helps parents and early childhood educators understand the nature of early literacy at home and at school. Ways in which nursery school structures support and extend childrens's literacy are explored. This volume, based on an 18-month et…

  • Stereotypes

    Stereotypes

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440868665

    Provides an invaluable primer on how culturally accepted stereotypes are impacting people throughout the United States.Stereotypes-both intentional and unconscious-and the harms they cause are increasingly featuring in the news. Here a team of top r…

  • Anti-Racism, Feminism, and Critical Approaches to Education

    Anti-Racism, Feminism, and Critical Approaches to Education
    av Roxana Ng

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780897893282

    This book maintains that there has not been sufficient dialogue and cross-fertilization between various forms of critical approaches to education, notably multicultural/anti-racist education, feminist pedagogy, and critical pedagogy. Contributors fr…

  • The Handbook of Near-Death Experiences

    The Handbook of Near-Death Experiences

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313358647

    A team of international experts presents the history, recent developments, and controversies in the intriguing study of near-death experience.Experts from around the world share the history and current state of near-death experience (NDE) knowledge.…

  • Libricide

    Libricide
    av Rebecca Knuth

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313361487

    Where they have burned books, they will end in burning human beings, declared German poet Heinrich Heine. This book identifies the regime-sponsored, ideologically driven, and systemic destruction of books and libraries in the 20th century that often…

  • Libricide

    Libricide
    av Rebecca Knuth

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275980887

    Where they have burned books, they will end in burning human beings, declared German poet Heinrich Heine. This book identifies the regime-sponsored, ideologically driven, and systemic destruction of books and libraries in the 20th century that often…

  • New Views on Pornography

    New Views on Pornography

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440828058

    This book presents thought-provoking research and data about pornography that will prompt readers to reconsider their positions on a highly controversial and current issue.Why do people use pornography? Is porn addiction a fact or myth? What is reve…

  • Modern Welfare States

    Modern Welfare States
    av Eric S. Einhorn

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275950583

    Einhorn and Logue analyze the political, economic, and social challenges facing five small, affluent, and advanced industrial democracies in Scandinavia: Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden. Updated and expanded from its successful predece…

  • Modern Welfare States

    Modern Welfare States
    av Eric S. Einhorn

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275950446

    Einhorn and Logue analyze the political, economic, and social challenges facing five small, affluent, and advanced industrial democracies in Scandinavia: Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden. Updated and expanded from its successful predece…

  • Determinants and Matrices

    Determinants and Matrices
    av A. C. Aitken

    Inbunden - 1983 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313232947

    This book begins with a brief account of matrices and matrix algebra, and derives the theory of determinants by the aid of matrix notation, in an order suggested by a naturally alternating development of both subjects.

  • Facilitating Training Groups

    Facilitating Training Groups
    av Susan A. Wheelan

    Inbunden - 1990 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275935559

    Most trainers rely on trial and error as the only means of improving facilitation skills. This definitive text furnishes a comprehensive framework for determining the best interventions to use in a given group situation. The trainer is presented wit…

  • A Military History of the Ottomans

    A Military History of the Ottomans
    av Mesut Uyar

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275988760

    The Ottoman Army had a significant effect on the history of the modern world and particularly on that of the Middle East and Europe. This study, written by a Turkish and an American scholar, is a revision and corrective to western accounts because i…

  • Advances in Psychedelic Medicine

    Advances in Psychedelic Medicine

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440864100

    Researchers, program administrators, and practicing clinicians explain the most recent developments in using psychedelic substances to treat psychological, physiological, and social problems.More than a decade ago, the U.S. government lifted its ban…

  • Inside the Minds of Serial Killers

    Inside the Minds of Serial Killers
    av Katherine Ramsland

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275990992

    There are many cultural myths about serial killers, often propagated even by mental health professionals. Many assume there is a profile of a serial killer, that serial killers always go for the same victim type or always use the same MO, that they…

  • The Psychology of Conflict and Combat

    The Psychology of Conflict and Combat
    av Ben Shalit

    Inbunden - 1988 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275927530

    Shalit draws on the research he conducted as field psychologist in the Israeli military to offer an original behavioral model of combat that accounts for the fighting potential of an individual or group. His model is based on the appraisal process t…

  • Energy Transitions

    Energy Transitions
    av Vaclav Smil

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440853241

    This book provides a detailed, global examination of energy transitions, supplying a long-term historical perspective, an up-to-date assessment of recent and near-term advances in energy production technology and implementation, and an explanation o…

  • Hitler as Philosophe

    Hitler as Philosophe
    av Lawrence Birken

    Inbunden - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275950651

    Birken challenges the conventional wisdom that Hitlerism was a revolt against Western values. Utilizing Adolph Hitler's major writings, speeches, and recorded conversations, this path-breaking study in intellectual history delineates the relationshi…

  • Negotiating Hostage Crises with the New Terrorists

    Negotiating Hostage Crises with the New Terrorists
    av Adam Dolnik

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275997489

    This book is about the role of negotiation in resolving terrorist barricade hostage crises. What lessons can be learned from past deadly incidents so that crisis negotiators and decision makers can act with greater effectiveness in the future? What…

  • IQ and the Wealth of Nations

    IQ and the Wealth of Nations
    av Richard Lynn

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275975104

    Lynn and Vanhanen test the hypothesis on the causal relationship between the average national intelligence (IQ) and the gap between rich and poor countries by empirical evidence. Based on an extensive survey of national IQ tests, the results of thei…

  • Operational Psychology

    Operational Psychology

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440866203

    Details the growth, roles, and applications of this new specialty aiming to protect American national and public well-being in the face of increasing and novel threats both inside and outside the United States.In this age of asymmetric warfare, incr…

  • Milton's God

    Milton's God
    av William Empson

    Inbunden - 1979 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313210211

    Reprint of the ed. published by New Directions, Norfolk, Conn. in 1961.

  • Individual Differences and Cognition

    Individual Differences and Cognition
    av Douglas K. Detterman

    Inbunden - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780893918606

    This volume provides a sample of the research on individual differences in different content areas of study. The first section presents authors whose concern is with development at some stage. The second section presents chapters on exceptionality (…