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  • Children Surviving Persecution

    Children Surviving Persecution

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275962616

    This international study of children's experiences of organized persecution, explores the Holocaust and its aftermath as prototypical social trauma. Traumatized persons' feelings of shame and guilt as well as a sense of being different may prevail,…

  • Finding Meaning in Life, at Midlife and Beyond

    Finding Meaning in Life, at Midlife and Beyond
    av David Guttmann

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313360176

    Having been mentored by Viktor E. Frankl, the founder of logotherapy, Emeritus Professor David Guttmann authored this book so general readers may understand this approach to finding meaning in life at the point when most of us begin deeply wondering…

  • 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…

  • Holy War and Human Bondage

    Holy War and Human Bondage
    av Robert C. Davis

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275989507

    Holy War and Human Bondage: Tales of Christian-Muslim Slavery in the Early-Modern Mediterranean tells a story unfamiliar to most modern readers-how this pervasive servitude involved, connected, and divided those on both sides of the Mediterranean. T…

  • The Hundred Languages of Children

    The Hundred Languages of Children

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313359811

    Why does the city of Reggio Emilia in northern Italy feature one of the best public systems of early education in the world? This book documents the comprehensive and innovative approach that utilizes the "hundred languages of children" to support t…

  • The Hundred Languages of Children

    The Hundred Languages of Children

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313359613

    Why does the city of Reggio Emilia in northern Italy feature one of the best public systems of early education in the world? This book documents the comprehensive and innovative approach that utilizes the "hundred languages of children" to support t…

  • 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…

  • Enduring Western Civilization

    Enduring Western Civilization
    av Silvia Federici

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275954000

    What do we mean by Western Civilization? When did the expression originate and why? At a time when there is a widespread perception that Western Civilization is undergoing a historic crisis, and when postmodernism, feminist theory, afrocentrism, dec…

  • Enduring Western Civilization

    Enduring Western Civilization
    av Silvia Federici

    Inbunden - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275951542

    What do we mean by Western Civilization? When did the expression originate and why? At a time when there is a widespread perception that Western Civilization is undergoing a historic crisis, and when postmodernism, feminist theory, afrocentrism, dec…

  • Who's in Charge?

    Who's in Charge?
    av Laura H. Kahn

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440878176

    With a new preface assessing leadership responses to the coronavirus pandemic, this text explores leadership problems that can develop during such public health crises as the 2001 anthrax attacks, 2003 SARS epidemic, and Mad Cow Disease epidemic of…

  • A Military History of Russia

    A Military History of Russia
    av David Stone

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275985028

    This book brings to light Russia's undeservedly-obscure military past, rectifying the tendency of American and Western military historians to neglect the Russian side of things. Russia, as both a Western and non-Western society, challenges our think…

  • Anglo-American Idealism, 1865-1927

    Anglo-American Idealism, 1865-1927
    av William Mander

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313311529

    At the turn of the century, philosophical thinking on both sides of the Atlantic was dominated by the idealist movement, a school of thought that influenced the rise of both pragmatism and analytic philosophy. The essays in this edited collection in…

  • Joe DiMaggio

    Joe DiMaggio
    av Jack Moore

    Häftad - 1987 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275927127

    This is the book for the serious DiMaggio and sports-as-culture buff. [Moore] . . . has sifted throught most of what has been written and rumored about the Yankee Clipper in newspapers, magazines, books and even songs. The narrative portion--there's…

  • Leading a Family Business

    Leading a Family Business
    av Justin B. Craig

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440855320

    Based on insights from executives across the globe, this planning guide captures the unique challenges faced by leaders of a family business and presents an approach to help these operations survive and thrive across generations.Leading a company is…

  • Carl Schmitt

    Carl Schmitt
    av Paul Edward Gottfried

    Inbunden - 1990 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313272097

    Gottfried looks at Carl Schmitt as a critic of modern liberalism and as a defender of the national state who examined carefully Western historical and political traditions. Challenging the view that Schmitt was a mere polemicist who set out to subve…

  • A Guide to Transgender Health

    A Guide to Transgender Health
    av Rachel Ann Heath

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440863080

    Provides the most up-to-date information on transgender science and its applications, for gender-diverse people, their supporters, and the professionals who assist them to lead healthy, happy, and successful lives.The number of people presenting at…

  • The Right Opposition

    The Right Opposition
    av Jay Lovestone, Robert Jackson Alexander, Robert S. Alley

    Inbunden - 1981 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313220708

  • Doomsday

    Doomsday
    av Antony Milne

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275967475

    Catastrophes are part of Earth's real history. Its grim disasters, acting as a backdrop against which human dramas have been played out, have been recorded in many ancient writings. As Milne shows, doomsday catastrophism, once the prerogative of 18t…

  • Discovering Country Music

    Discovering Country Music
    av Don Cusic

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313352454

    Discovering Country Music chronicles the incredible evolution of country music in America - from the fiddle to the pop charts - and provides an insightful account of the reasons and motives that have determined its various transformations and offsho…

  • The Music of Morton Feldman

    The Music of Morton Feldman
    av Thomas DeLio

    Inbunden - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313298035

    Morton Feldman (1926-1987) is today widely regarded as one of America's foremost experimental composers. His unique body of compositions, as well as his numerous writings and interviews, provide a vast amount of source material for scholarly researc…

  • Oy Oy Oy Gevalt!

    Oy Oy Oy Gevalt!
    av Michael Croland

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440832192

    Step inside a fascinating world of Jews who relate to their Jewishness through the vehicle of punk-from prominent figures in the history of punk to musicians who proudly put their Jewish identity front and center.Why did punk-a subculture and music…

  • Writers on Writing

    Writers on Writing

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313315923

    Short stories have enjoyed a long and popular history, with many famous writers attempting the craft at some point or another. Here, Lee assembles a variety of writers who comment on the form itself and its many meanings and manifestations. Concentr…

  • Nightmares

    Nightmares
    av Patrick McNamara

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440836268

    We've nearly all been there at least once - awakened with a pounding heart and the memory of frightening scenes that seemed so real, but were conjured up and existed only in the sleeping mind. Nightmares affect people across countries and cultures,…

  • Nightmares

    Nightmares
    av Patrick McNamara

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313345128

    We've nearly all been there at least once - awakened with a pounding heart and the memory of frightening scenes that seemed so real, but were conjured up and existed only in the sleeping mind. Nightmares affect people across countries and cultures,…

  • The Limits of Trade Union Militancy

    The Limits of Trade Union Militancy
    av Joseph L. White

    Inbunden - 1978 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313200298

  • The Coming Balkan Caliphate

    The Coming Balkan Caliphate
    av Christopher Deliso

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275995256

    The Balkans-the gateway between East and West-are also Europe's soft underbelly, a rough neighborhood where organized crime and terrorism present a constant threat. This eye-opening book details how 15 years of misguided Western interventions, polit…

  • Genetics of Human Mentality

    Genetics of Human Mentality
    av Jon Karlsson

    Inbunden - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275938086

    According to Jon Karlsson, the influence of genetic factors on human mentality has been neglected for many years in the study of intelligence. He contends that the evidence for biological influences on human intelligence is too compelling to be igno…

  • Military Brats and Other Global Nomads

    Military Brats and Other Global Nomads
    av Morten G. Ender

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275972660

    After World War II, American political, military, corporate, and humanitarian responsibilities abroad expanded greatly. With families in tow, government officials, military service personnel, business executives, and missionaries began to travel and…

  • The Idea of Propaganda

    The Idea of Propaganda
    av Stanley B. Cunningham

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275974459

    To understand properly the use of propaganda, it is necessary to move beyond the conventional, largely descriptive treatments that have been the scholarly norm, and to move deeply into a sustained theoretical analysis of the concept in terms of its…

  • Beauty Bias

    Beauty Bias
    av Bonnie Berry

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275990121

    Society has always been fixated on looks and celebrities, but how we look has deep ramifications for ordinary people too. In this book, Bonnie Berry explains how social inequality pertains to prejudice and discrimination against people based on thei…

  • The Columbian Exchange

    The Columbian Exchange
    av Alfred W., Jr. Crosby

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275980924

    Thirty years ago, Alfred Crosby published a small work that illuminated a simple point, that the most important changes brought on by the voyages of Columbus were not social or political, but biological in nature. The book told the story of how 1492…

  • The Columbian Exchange

    The Columbian Exchange
    av Alfred W., Jr. Crosby

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275980733

    Thirty years ago, Alfred Crosby published a small work that illuminated a simple point, that the most important changes brought on by the voyages of Columbus were not social or political, but biological in nature. The book told the story of how 1492…

  • The New China-Russia Alignment

    The New China-Russia Alignment
    av Richard Weitz

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440847363

    This volume identifies the main drivers of the current Sino-Russian relationship, assesses whether-and under what conditions-China and Russia would cooperate more extensively and effectively against American interests, and recommends U.S. policies t…

  • Outsourcing War to Machines

    Outsourcing War to Machines
    av Paul J. Springer

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440830853

    Military robots are affecting both the decision to go to war and the means by which wars are conducted. This book covers the history of military robotics, analyzes their current employment, and examines the ramifications of their future utilization.…

  • Antarctica

    Antarctica
    av Doaa Abdel-Motaal

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440848032

    The thawing Antarctic continent offers living space and marine and mineral resources that were previously inaccessible. This book discusses how revisiting the Antarctic Treaty System and dividing up the continent preemptively could spare the world s…

  • The Rise of the Sharing Economy

    The Rise of the Sharing Economy

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440851865

    This is the ultimate source for anyone who wants a comprehensive view of how the sharing economy began and how it may fundamentally change capitalism across the globe.The Rise of the Sharing Economy: Exploring the Challenges and Opportunities of Col…

  • Gender Matters

    Gender Matters
    av Valerie O'Regan

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275968847

    Valerie O'Regan examines the relationship between female policymakers and policy outputs. Her primary concern is whether female policymakers are associated with the advancement of women's issues in the policy realm. Although this question is importa…

  • Information Systems Implementation

    Information Systems Implementation
    av Michael J. Ginzberg

    Inbunden - 1990 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780893916657

    Presents a structural model of information system implementation and tests using data from several independent system implementation efforts. This book includes a review of past implementation research, an explanation of the basis for the structural…

  • Earliest Childhood Memories

    Earliest Childhood Memories
    av Arnold Bruhn

    Inbunden - 1990 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275926991

    How is a sense of self formed from memory? It is difficult to conceptualize a psychology of the self without memory serving as the foundation. Earliest Childhood Memories provides a structure and a theory by which this question can be addressed. Cog…

  • Industrializing America

    Industrializing America
    av Frank W. Elwell

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275965631

    An analysis of any part of the social system must be firmly rooted in a framework that outlines the whole system and the interrelationships of the various parts. Building on classical social theory, this volume proposes an original and comprehensive…

  • Industrializing America

    Industrializing America
    av Frank W. Elwell

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275965648

    An analysis of any part of the social system must be firmly rooted in a framework that outlines the whole system and the interrelationships of the various parts. Building on classical social theory, this volume proposes an original and comprehensive…

  • Voltaire and the Theatre of the Eighteenth Century

    Voltaire and the Theatre of the Eighteenth Century
    av Marvin A. Carlson

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313303029

    Born in the final years of the seventeenth century, and dying a decade before the beginning of the French Revolution, Voltaire was a quintessential figure of the eighteenth century, so much so that this era is sometimes called the Age of Voltaire. A…

  • Political Opposition in Post-Confucian Society

    Political Opposition in Post-Confucian Society
    av Peter Moody

    Inbunden - 1988 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275930639

    Moody presents the thesis that `post-Confucian' societies are influenced by the legacy of a strong state ruling over a weak social structure. Ruling and opposition elites thus tend towar factionalism based on personal ties, and also to `moralistic'…

  • Future Computer and Information Systems

    Future Computer and Information Systems
    av Akira Ishikawa

    Inbunden - 1986 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275920913

    The development of computer technology, particularly the work of the Fifth Generation Computer Project of Japan, will have far-reaching international implications. The author explores the uses of the new generation computer and information systems n…

  • Community Building

    Community Building
    av Leonard Jason

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275958725

    This work is a description of vulnerabilities that help account for many of the serious problems facing contemporary society in industrialized countries, including high rates of crime; homelessness; alcohol, tobacco, and other drug addictions; and a…

  • True Relations

    True Relations
    av G. Thomas Couser

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313305092

    The essays in this collection explore new directions in autobiography studies. Examining a wide range of texts, from narratives of suicide survivors, cross-dressers, and people with HIV/AIDS to self-representations in the visual arts, the collection…

  • Asian American and Pacific Islander Children and Mental Health [2 volumes]

    Asian American and Pacific Islander Children and Mental Health [2 volumes]

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313383007

    This first-of-its-kind, two-volume set examines physical, psychological, social, and environmental factors that undermine-or support-healthy development in Asian American children.How do skin color, culture, racial and ethnic identities, politics, e…

  • The Future of the Printed Word

    The Future of the Printed Word
    av Hills

    Inbunden - 1980 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313226939

  • Nazi Justiz

    Nazi Justiz
    av Richard L. Miller

    Inbunden - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275949129

    Death camps are the most enduring image of the Holocaust, but they were only the final expression of a destruction process that began in 1933. In that year the Nazi regime mobilized members of an entire society to destroy their neighbors. Lawmakers,…

  • The Entrepreneurial Process

    The Entrepreneurial Process
    av Paul Reynolds

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781567200126

    Entrepreneurship is an extremely important, but little understood, component of the U.S. economy. This book aids that understanding by exploring the challenges and outcomes of the start-up phases of new firms. This is the first detailed, large-scale…

  • Democracy Reformed

    Democracy Reformed
    av Bernard Hirschhorn

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313301445

    This biography, the first of Richard Spencer Childs, begins in the Progressive Era when Childs initiated and pursued two fertile ideas: the short ballot doctrine and the council-manager plan. Childs understood that the simplification of the task of…

  • Woman's Voice, Woman's Place

    Woman's Voice, Woman's Place
    av Joelle Million

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275978778

    Recounting the story of America's antebellum woman's rights movement through the efforts of Lucy Stone (1818-1893), this important account differs dramatically from those that focus almost exclusively on Susan B. Anthony or Elizabeth Cady Stanton. M…

  • Appreciative Inquiry and Organizational Transformation

    Appreciative Inquiry and Organizational Transformation

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781567204582

    Positive organizational change does not have to be planned or managed top down in a linear, urgent manner. Rather, it can be unleashed or discovered by helping people within organizations to identify their own best experiences in the past, and then…

  • The Meanings of Love

    The Meanings of Love
    av Robert E. Wagoner

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275958404

    This introductory text offers a clear, concise look at the philosophy of love. The author's presentation assumes no previous knowledge of philosophy, providing the humanities student with an insightful introduction to some of the most prominent writ…

  • The Meanings of Love

    The Meanings of Love
    av Robert E. Wagoner

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275958398

    This introductory text offers a clear, concise look at the philosophy of love. The author's presentation assumes no previous knowledge of philosophy, providing the humanities student with an insightful introduction to some of the most prominent writ…

  • Politics on Demand

    Politics on Demand
    av Alison Dagnes

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313382789

    This riveting book provides a nonpartisan examination of how the technological changes and financial imperatives of the media have led to an entertainment-driven news system poorly suited to report on American politics.Taking on today's brave new wo…