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  • Community As Method

    Community As Method
    av George De Leon

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275948184

    This book presents adaptations of the therapeutic community (TC) model and method for special populations of substance abusers, and implementation in a variety of institutions and human service settings. Included are pregnant adult addicts and their…

  • Teaching Democracy by Being Democratic

    Teaching Democracy by Being Democratic
    av Ted Becker

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275955533

    The best way to teach democracy has been the subject of an ongoing debate for 2,500 years. Unlike most books about teaching democracy, this one spends more time on how to teach democracy than the what and why of teaching democracy. It punctures the…

  • Teaching Democracy by Being Democratic

    Teaching Democracy by Being Democratic
    av Ted Becker

    Inbunden - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275955526

    The best way to teach democracy has been the subject of an ongoing debate for 2,500 years. Unlike most books about teaching democracy, this one spends more time on how to teach democracy than the what and why of teaching democracy. It punctures the…

  • Eugene O'Neill's Century

    Eugene O'Neill's Century
    av Richard Moorton

    Inbunden - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313268267

    This collection commemorating the centennial of American playwright Eugene O'Neill's birth presents a spectrum of critical views unusual for its variety and breadth of scholarship. Contributors from such diverse fields as Psychology, English Literat…

  • Press Critics Are the Fifth Estate

    Press Critics Are the Fifth Estate
    av Arthur S. Hayes

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275999100

    Robust, uninhibited, provocative, and even scurrilous criticism of corporate media by the Fifth Estate-composed of private citizens and watchdog and partisan groups of all stripes-is vital to the functioning of the American democratic process. Hayes…

  • The Patient's Guide to Preventing Medical Errors

    The Patient's Guide to Preventing Medical Errors
    av Karin J. Berntsen

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275982300

    A nation watched in horror as 17-year-old Jessica Santillian died needlessly after a heart-lung transplant in 2003. She had been given organs with the wrong blood type. That error killed her. It is just one among tens of thousands of less publicized…

  • The West Indies Federation

    The West Indies Federation
    av David Lowenthal

    Inbunden - 1976 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780837190051

  • Turkey

    Turkey
    av Andrew Mango

    Inbunden - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275949853

    This book examines Turkey's position in the world at the end of the Cold War. An account of Turkey's political history, society, and economy helps determine what degree of credence to attach to the claim that Turkey is an island of stability in a tr…

  • Turkey

    Turkey
    av Andrew Mango

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275949860

    This book examines Turkey's position in the world at the end of the Cold War. An account of Turkey's political history, society, and economy helps determine what degree of credence to attach to the claim that Turkey is an island of stability in a tr…

  • Are You Your Own Worst Enemy?

    Are You Your Own Worst Enemy?
    av Charles E. Watson

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275992248

    A management professor and a religion professor team up to provide a fresh, penetrating look at the obstacles that prevent people from achieving their full potential. As authors Charles Watson and Thomas Idinopulos demonstrate, inner demons like a l…

  • Untying the Tongue

    Untying the Tongue
    av Linda Longmire

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313306860

    The words and grammatical structure of a given language are the most basic building blocks of thought and communication; they reflect the ways speakers conceptualize themselves and their world and communicate with others. Since language reflects a c…

  • The House of Atreus

    The House of Atreus
    av James F. Bohan

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275962821

    Using clear language and unconventional examples, this book argues that abortion is not merely a medical or religious issue, but one that goes to the very heart of our conception of human rights. It explains that the unborn are living and human bein…

  • Two Centuries of U.S. Foreign Policy

    Two Centuries of U.S. Foreign Policy
    av Stephen Valone

    Inbunden - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275953249

    Valone has selected 71 documents that have either defined America's place in the world or reflected a significant episode in the history of U.S. foreign affairs. Each selection is prefaced by brief introductory remarks, that place the document in co…

  • Two Centuries of U.S. Foreign Policy

    Two Centuries of U.S. Foreign Policy
    av Stephen Valone

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275953256

    Valone has selected 71 documents that have either defined America's place in the world or reflected a significant episode in the history of U.S. foreign affairs. Each selection is prefaced by brief introductory remarks, that place the document in co…

  • Listening to Africa

    Listening to Africa
    av Pierre Pradervand

    Inbunden - 1989 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275933890

    For the past 15 years, Africa has seen remarkable change. New energies, new experiences, a burst of creativity, a courage defying explanation are being manifested by millions of people. Especially in the villages, a silent revolution is underway tha…

  • Poems from the Greek Anthology in English Paraphrase

    Poems from the Greek Anthology in English Paraphrase
    av Dudley Fitts

    Inbunden - 1978 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313210174

  • The Decline of Thrift in America

    The Decline of Thrift in America
    av David M. Tucker

    Inbunden - 1990 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275936853

    From the beginning of our nation's history, with the Puritan and Protestant work ethics, through the 1950s, thrift was considered an important virtue, both with regard to the moral fiber of the country and as a support for its continuing economic we…

  • Captive Continent

    Captive Continent
    av Philip Pilevsky

    Inbunden - 1989 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275930646

    A provocative contribution to the international relations literature, Captive Continent argues that there has been a shift in Western European sympathies in recent years. According to Pilevsky, this shift has taken the form of either nationalistic n…

  • Avoiding Armageddon

    Avoiding Armageddon
    av Susanna Schrafstetter

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275975999

    From the destruction of Hiroshima to the conclusion of the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty in 1968, the international community struggled to halt the nuclear arms race and to prevent the annihilation of humanity. This study offers an accessible and…

  • Masculine Identities

    Masculine Identities
    av Herbert Sussman

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313391590

    This book provides an intriguing look at the long history of the changing definitions of what it means to "be a man," identifying both the continuity and disparity in these ideals and explaining the contemporary crisis of masculinity.In the classica…

  • Power and Policy

    Power and Policy
    av Wesley B. Truitt

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313382406

    A qualified expert provides leaders in government and business a much-needed primer for accomplishing their most vital task: transforming a purpose into policy through the appropriate acquisition and use of power.At a time when corporations are reel…

  • The Case for Legalizing Drugs

    The Case for Legalizing Drugs
    av Richard L. Miller

    Inbunden - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275934590

    On the 75th anniversary of the Harrison Narcotic Act that unleashed the federal anti-drug crusade, historian Richard Lawrence Miller explores the origins, purposes, and effects of America's drug war. Thoroughly documented, The Case for Legalizing Dr…

  • Russia, 1762-1825

    Russia, 1762-1825
    av Janet M. Hartley

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275978716

    A study of the Russian Empire at the peak of its military power and success (1762-1825), this important book examines how a country with none of the obvious trappings of modernization was able to significantly expand its territory. Russia's military…

  • The President as Party Leader

    The President as Party Leader
    av James W. Davis

    Inbunden - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313280078

    In spite of all that has been written on the U.S. presidency, no book before this has come forth in the 20th century on the president as party leader. A respected senior scholar, James W. Davis has studied the presidency for more than 40 years and h…

  • The President as Party Leader

    The President as Party Leader
    av James W. Davis

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275941123

    In spite of all that has been written on the U.S. presidency, no book before this has come forth in the 20th century on the president as party leader. A respected senior scholar, James W. Davis has studied the presidency for more than 40 years and h…

  • Jimmy Carter as Peacemaker

    Jimmy Carter as Peacemaker
    av Rodney L Troester

    Inbunden - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275954444

    Jimmy Carter left the White House in January of 1981 in the wake of the Iranian hostage crisis, a faltering economy, and a stunning defeat at the polls. At the relatively young age of 56, Carter joined the elite fraternity of former presidents. When…

  • The Acquisition of Written Language

    The Acquisition of Written Language

    Häftad - 1985 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780893913243

    This volume addresses a central question in the acquisition of written language-the interrelated roles of response and revision- and begins to account both for the cognitive processes underlying learning to write and the social context of schooling.…

  • Tom Wolfe's America

    Tom Wolfe's America
    av Kevin T. McEneaney

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313365447

    While The Right Stuff and The Bonfire of the Vanities remain perhaps his best-known works, Tom Wolfe's journalism and fiction continues to enjoy a large audience, perhaps chiefly because of the variety of his subjects and his controversial approach…

  • University Budgeting for Critical Mass and Competition.

    University Budgeting for Critical Mass and Competition.
    av Larry R. Jones

    Inbunden - 1985 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275901240

    This volume is an important analysis of the financial aspects of higher education in the 1980's. The author offers a complete overview of the university budgeting process from a resource management perspective. Jones recognizes the changes that must…

  • Character and Community Development

    Character and Community Development
    av Gordon G. Vessels

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275961336

    This book provides the conceptual, theoretical, and methodological foundation that teachers, principals, professors, and students preparing for teaching will need in order to be informed and effective planners and evaluators of character education p…

  • Character and Community Development

    Character and Community Development
    av Gordon G. Vessels

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275961343

    This book provides the conceptual, theoretical, and methodological foundation that teachers, principals, professors, and students preparing for teaching will need in order to be informed and effective planners and evaluators of character education p…

  • Urban American Indians

    Urban American Indians
    av Donna Martinez

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440832079

    An outstanding resource for contemporary American Indians as well as students and scholars interested in community and ethnicity, this book dispels the myth that all American Indians live on reservations and are plagued with problems, and serves to…

  • The Pursuit of Acting

    The Pursuit of Acting
    av Starra H. Andrews

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275962814

    What is it like to pursue a career in acting? Forty working actors comment on auditions, day jobs, agents, rejection, and what drives them to keep going when there is no work. These personal essays have been drawn from interviews with actors at diff…

  • The Pursuit of Acting

    The Pursuit of Acting
    av Starra H. Andrews

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275956929

    What is it like to pursue a career in acting? Forty working actors comment on auditions, day jobs, agents, rejection, and what drives them to keep going when there is no work. These personal essays have been drawn from interviews with actors at diff…

  • The Bible and Modern Scholarship.

    The Bible and Modern Scholarship.
    av Sir F. G. Kenyon

    Inbunden - 1979 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313210099

    This small volume was written as a refutation of the Bishop of Birmingham's claims attacking the traditional views about the life of Christ and the beginnings of the Christian Church.

  • In Pursuit of Liberty

    In Pursuit of Liberty
    av Emmy E. Werner

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275993061

    The voices of the children and teenagers who witnessed the events that transformed the colonies to an independent nation have seldom been heard in historical accounts of the American Revolution. This book tells the story of the forgotten youngsters…

  • Alternatives to Social Security

    Alternatives to Social Security
    av James Midgley

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780865692459

    Few days pass without front page newspaper articles about the disarray in the American social security system and the oncoming crisis of exploding costs and imbalance between workers and retirees. New proposals to address these issues constantly sur…

  • Synge and Irish Nationalism

    Synge and Irish Nationalism
    av Nelson Ritschel

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313324246

    One of the most important playwrights of the Irish Renaissance, John Millington Synge is receiving renewed attention as his works are reread in light of the political and cultural contexts of his time. This book argues that his plays are far more de…

  • Human Resource Management in the Health Care Sector

    Human Resource Management in the Health Care Sector
    av Randall S. Schuler

    Inbunden - 1989 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780899302010

    This volume brings together the work of several outstanding scholars on the critical subject of human resource management in the health care sector. As the contributors note, the combined pressures of an aging population, higher costs, and reduced M…

  • New Organizational Designs

    New Organizational Designs
    av Bob Travica

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781567504040

    The organizational world today has been characterized in various terms - turmoil, chaos, the age of paradox and unreason. Common to all these characterizations is that the conventional wisdom fails in responding to novel challenges triggered by the…

  • New Organizational Designs

    New Organizational Designs
    av Bob Travica

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781567504033

    The organizational world today has been characterized in various terms - turmoil, chaos, the age of paradox and unreason. Common to all these characterizations is that the conventional wisdom fails in responding to novel challenges triggered by the…

  • Sellers and Servants

    Sellers and Servants
    av Ximena Bunster

    Inbunden - 1985 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275900670

    In this major study of poor working women in a third world urban market, the authors expode several assumptions held by agencies working in developing countries. By talking with poor women about their life histories, they found, for example, that th…

  • Dissenting Women in Dickens' Novels

    Dissenting Women in Dickens' Novels
    av Brenda Ayres

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313307638

    Given their pedagogical nature, many Victorian novels are highly politicized; their narratives are filtered through the value schemes, social views, and conscious purposes of their authors. Victorian women were largely expected to dedicate themselve…

  • Thomas Wolfe

    Thomas Wolfe
    av Elizabeth Nowell

    Inbunden - 1973 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780837165196

  • Entrepreneurship in Africa

    Entrepreneurship in Africa
    av David S. Fick

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781567205367

    Who are the entrepreneurs who have achieved success, wealth, and recognition in their African homelands, and how did they do it? Entrepreneur Dave Fick interviewed several hundred women and men who were willing to assume risks, often spectacular one…

  • Theory, Method, and Practice in Computer Content Analysis

    Theory, Method, and Practice in Computer Content Analysis

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781567505023

    In recent years, computer content analysis has undergone something of a renaissance. Inexpensive and powerful desktop computers mean that computer analysis of texts is available to most researchers. The availability of software to do analyses, howev…

  • Theory, Method, and Practice in Computer Content Analysis

    Theory, Method, and Practice in Computer Content Analysis

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781567505030

    In recent years, computer content analysis has undergone something of a renaissance. Inexpensive and powerful desktop computers mean that computer analysis of texts is available to most researchers. The availability of software to do analyses, howev…

  • The Best of the Rest

    The Best of the Rest
    av Sam Riley

    Inbunden - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313285080

    The Best of the Rest presents the work of 77 of America's most talented local newspaper columnists from 41 states. They represent the rest because editor Sam G. Riley has excluded nationally syndicated columnists in order to expose to a wider audien…

  • Media Education and the (Re)Production of Culture

    Media Education and the (Re)Production of Culture
    av Stan W. Denski

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780897892551

    This book analyzes and critiques media education in the university and offers tools for developing a more critical direction. Media education should not be regarded as a job-track, but as an area of inquiry that integrates theory and practice. Media…

  • Media Education and the (Re)Production of Culture

    Media Education and the (Re)Production of Culture
    av Stan W. Denski

    Inbunden - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780897892544

    This book analyzes and critiques media education in the university and offers tools for developing a more critical direction. Media education should not be regarded as a job-track, but as an area of inquiry that integrates theory and practice. Media…

  • The Librarian, the Scholar, and the Future of the Research Library

    The Librarian, the Scholar, and the Future of the Research Library
    av Eldred Smith

    Inbunden - 1990 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313272103

    Today's research librarian exists within an environment of rapid and unrelenting change. A wide and increasing variety of technological advances are transforming the communication, organization, and storage of information -- and the librarian's trad…

  • Gender Ambiguity in the Workplace

    Gender Ambiguity in the Workplace
    av Alison Ash, Ph.D. Fogarty

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440863226

    A delicate exploration of the discrimination that gender-diverse people face, this book analyzes the relationship between gender identity and performance in the workplace while considering the emotional and economic survival of those who identify as…

  • John Basil Turchin and the Fight to Free the Slaves

    John Basil Turchin and the Fight to Free the Slaves
    av Stephen Chicoine

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275974411

    This book highlights the contributions of a Russian immigrant who became a Union officer during the Civil War. John Basil Turchin left Czarist Russia to embrace democracy in America. When the Civil War began, he rushed to defend the Union, his forma…

  • The Words and Music of John Lennon

    The Words and Music of John Lennon
    av Ben Urish

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275991807

    Despite John Lennon's immense popularity, little attention has been paid to his work apart from the Beatles. Yet his solo artistry not only illuminates what he gave to the Beatles, but also constitutes a significant contribution to popular music in…

  • North to Canada

    North to Canada
    av James L. Dickerson

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275962111

    While we may never know the exact number of Americans who chose Canada over Vietnam, an estimated half-million men and women went north as a result of their opposition to the war. Despite President Ford's amnesty and President Carter's pardon, some…

  • North to Canada

    North to Canada
    av James L. Dickerson

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313361067

    While we may never know the exact number of Americans who chose Canada over Vietnam, an estimated half-million men and women went north as a result of their opposition to the war. Despite President Ford's amnesty and President Carter's pardon, some…

  • Keys to Employee Success in Coming Decades

    Keys to Employee Success in Coming Decades
    av Ronald R. Sims

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781567201949

    A new set of major changes is reshaping the economy and creating challenges that are testing the mettle and talents of organizations and their employees. Unless organizations and their employees develop the requisite skills they need to cope with th…

  • The Imperial Presidency and the Consequences of 9/11 [2 volumes]

    The Imperial Presidency and the Consequences of 9/11 [2 volumes]

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275994402

    The issue of the imperial presidency, which is raised in connection with the Bush administration's response to the legal issues flowing from the 9/11 attacks, is one that now resonates broadly across the American political landscape: not just with D…

  • Finding Freedom in Confinement

    Finding Freedom in Confinement

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440850318

    What is the nature and impact of faith and religion in prison? This book summarizes contemporary and cutting-edge research on religion in correctional contexts, enabling a scientific understanding of how prisoners use faith in their everyday lives.R…

  • Engaging Children's Minds

    Engaging Children's Minds
    av Lilian G. Katz

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440828720

    Now in its third edition, this book shows teachers how to incorporate the Project Approach into early childhood curricula, engaging children intellectually and heightening their capacities for thinking, hypothesizing, reasoning, and expressing their…

  • Engaging Children's Minds

    Engaging Children's Minds
    av Lilian G. Katz

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781440828430

    Now in its third edition, this book shows teachers how to incorporate the Project Approach into early childhood and elementary curricula, engaging children intellectually and heightening their capacities for thinking, hypothesizing, reasoning, and e…