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  • Swahili Grammar for Introductory and Intermediate Levels

    Swahili Grammar for Introductory and Intermediate Levels
    av Oswald Almasi

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780761863816

    This book is intended for university students and anyone interested in learning Standard Swahili grammar as spoken in the East African Community of Tanzania, Kenya and Uganda. The most comprehensive grammar book currently available, some of the conc…

  • The Great Famine & Genocide in Iran

    The Great Famine & Genocide in Iran
    av Mohammad Gholi Majd

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780761861676

    At least 8–10 million Iranians out of a population of 18–20 million died of starvation and disease during the famine of 1917–1919. The Iranian holocaust was the biggest calamity of World War I and one of the worst genocides of the…

  • The Sacred Mushrooms of Mexico

    The Sacred Mushrooms of Mexico

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780761835820

    This work presents significant new readings in ethnomycology, a discipline that examines the role of fungi in human affairs. The greatest cultural and historical impact of mushrooms has resulted from psychoactive compounds found in certain species,…

  • Searching for the Soror Mystica

    Searching for the Soror Mystica
    av Robin L. Gordon

    Pocket - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780761860556

    Early scientists, or natural philosophers as they were known, did not seek knowledge in the disconnected way modern academics tend to do. They were interested in how the universe worked, which meant studying everything from astrology and physics to…

  • Hoover Crips

    Hoover Crips
    av Steven R. Cureton

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780761838883

    Hoover Crips is the product of field interviews with Crip gang members in South Central Los Angeles, California. Older gang members offer a dramatic portrayal of their life experiences within a social world beset by gangster politics. The book revea…

  • The Divan of Hâfez

    The Divan of Hâfez
    av Khaja Shamsuddin Mohammad Hafez

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780761822462

    Khâja Shamsuddin Mohammad Hâfez (1327-1390 C.E.) was born in Shiraz, a city in Southwest Iran where he lived his entire life. The elegance, beauty, and delicacy of his poetry have made him the most beloved poet of the Persian-speaking world. Hâfez c…

  • Supported Education for People with Psychiatric Disabilities

    Supported Education for People with Psychiatric Disabilities
    av Jolyn Wells-Moran

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780761823483

    This book provides practical guidance for the development and operation of supported education for people with psychiatric disabilities. It's step-by-step program, planning inclusion of generic policies and procedures and descriptions of program man…

  • Before the Boom

    Before the Boom
    av Elizabeth Coonrod Martinez

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780761819486

    In the early twentieth century, a technological revolution as well as new ideas in science and philosophy, precipitated a radical change in narrative fiction in Latin America. The avant garde novels that appeared by the 1920s forever changed discour…

  • Innovative Discoveries for Ecumenical Ministries

    Innovative Discoveries for Ecumenical Ministries
    av Richard H. Guerrette

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780761866855

    Innovative Discoveries for Ecumenical Ministries presents pertinent historical pastoral research considerations of the identity crisis in the priesthood requiring reconciliation of the hierarchical authority structures which have impaired authentic…

  • Heaven, Heroes and Happiness

    Heaven, Heroes and Happiness
    av Shan Winn

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780819198600

    Heaven, Heroes and Happiness explores Western culture and its pervasive ideology while tracing its roots back to an ancient Proto-Indo-European homeland. This book explores ancient myth, the evidence of language history, and the archaeological recor…

  • Heaven, Heroes and Happiness

    Heaven, Heroes and Happiness
    av Shan Winn

    Inbunden - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780819198594

    Heaven, Heroes and Happiness explores Western culture and its pervasive ideology while tracing its roots back to an ancient Proto-Indo-European homeland. This book explores ancient myth, the evidence of language history, and the archaeological recor…

  • Eternity and Freedom

    Eternity and Freedom
    av Michael Robinson

    Inbunden - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780819198952

    Robinson argues for a model of divine time that allows God to have knowledge of the future without jeopardizing free will. Unlike other books on the subject, Eternity and Freedom insists that a timeless God's knowledge can be affected by creaturely…

  • Managing Water and Water Users

    Managing Water and Water Users

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780761825579

    Managing Water and Water Users offers an answer to the question of why Kerala, India remains a water-scarce region despite having regular and adequate rainfall. The papers presented in this volume deal with the multifarious aspects of conservation,…

  • A Profession of One's Own

    A Profession of One's Own
    av Susan L. Smith-Cunnien

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780761809432

    This book documents organized medicine's communications to its members about chiropractic, demonstrating how by fighting chiropractic, organized medicine was serving itself and the profession: focusing on unity in the face of factionalism, demonstra…

  • Mr. Chairman

    Mr. Chairman
    av William Lehman

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780761815594

    William Lehman has written a straightforward account of the unvarnished reality of life under the Capitol dome; how the nation's business is done, how problems are solved, and compromises achieved. Representative in Congress of the people of Miami,…

  • American Urphilosophie

    American Urphilosophie
    av Robert Bunge

    Pocket - 1983 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780819136008

  • Community, Diversity, and a New World Order

    Community, Diversity, and a New World Order
    av Kenneth W. Thompson

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780819194831

    This volume explores subjects such as the rise of modern nationalism and its potentially destructive nature in regard to world order; arms control and disarmament in the nuclear age; and the problems of national self-determination and national minor…

  • Community, Diversity, and a New World Order

    Community, Diversity, and a New World Order
    av Kenneth W. Thompson

    Inbunden - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780819194824

    This volume explores subjects such as the rise of modern nationalism and its potentially destructive nature in regard to world order; arms control and disarmament in the nuclear age; and the problems of national self-determination and national minor…

  • Black Wilmington and the North Carolina Way

    Black Wilmington and the North Carolina Way
    av John L. Godwin

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780761816829

    In this gripping narrative of the development of the Civil Rights movement in North Carolina, Dr. John L. Godwin brings to life the infamous case of the Wilmington Ten and the subsequent allegations of conspiracy. Through extensive research and inte…

  • Montana Vistas

    Montana Vistas
    av Robert R. Swartout

    Inbunden - 1981 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780819120472

    To find more information about Rowman and Littlefield titles, please visit www.rowmanlittlefield.com.

  • Power and Influence

    Power and Influence
    av Chiku Malunga

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780761858720

    Power and Influence demonstrates how the indigenous wisdom contained in African proverbs and folktales can be used to enhance modern life. The timeless wisdom contained in African proverbs and folktales enriches self-development and positive influen…

  • Harness the Rising Sun

    Harness the Rising Sun

    Inbunden - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780819191687

    Japan is one of the United States' most important allies, yet relations between the two risk degenerating into serious conflicts over trade and other issues. This book outlines a new vision for U.S.-Japan relations that enables both countries to coo…

  • To Fathom More

    To Fathom More
    av Edward Sidney Jenkins

    Inbunden - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780761802143

    Contents: Acknowledgements; Preface, Benjamin Banneker; 18th Century Astronomer, Elijah McCoy; "The Real McCoy", Lewis Howard Latimer; Inventor and Renaissance Man, Daniel Hale Williams; Trail Blazing Surgeon and Builder of Hospitals, Granville T. W…

  • Cost and Competition in American Medicine

    Cost and Competition in American Medicine
    av Les Seplaki

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780819196408

    In this unique work, Seplaki integrates economics theory, industrial organization economics, healthcare industry features and antitrust enforcement in healthcare with policy issues. He focuses on how the enforcement of healthcare competition with th…

  • Cost and Competition in American Medicine

    Cost and Competition in American Medicine
    av Les Seplaki

    Inbunden - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780819196392

    In this unique work, Seplaki integrates economics theory, industrial organization economics, healthcare industry features and antitrust enforcement in healthcare with policy issues. He focuses on how the enforcement of healthcare competition with th…

  • Leap of Action

    Leap of Action
    av Morton C. Fierman

    Häftad - 1990 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780819175687

    This book elaborates on Dr. Abraham Joshua Heschel's contribution to religion in general and Judaism in particular. Examines his concern with 'leap of action' vs 'leap of faith'. The central thoughts of this text revolve around fifteen areas, includ…

  • Leap of Action

    Leap of Action
    av Morton C. Fierman

    Inbunden - 1990 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780819175670

    This book elaborates on Dr. Abraham Joshua Heschel's contribution to religion in general and Judaism in particular. Examines his concern with "leap of action" vs "leap of faith". The central thoughts of this text revolve around fifteen areas, includ…

  • The Future of Opera

    The Future of Opera
    av Stephen R. Graubard

    Häftad - 1988 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780819169877

    Originally published as the Fall 1986 issue of Daedalus, this volume offers dialogues, interviews, and observations on the vitality of this leading art form. Contributors include Pierre Boulez, John Cox, Matthew Epstein, George Harewood, Erich Leins…

  • The Future of Opera

    The Future of Opera
    av Stephen R. Graubard

    Inbunden - 1988 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780819169860

    Originally published as the Fall 1986 issue of Daedalus, this volume offers dialogues, interviews, and observations on the vitality of this leading art form. Contributors include Pierre Boulez, John Cox, Matthew Epstein, George Harewood, Erich Leins…

  • A New Voice for a New People

    A New Voice for a New People
    av Bernard F. Engel

    Inbunden - 1985 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780819144515

    This anthology brings together the poetry of the everyday, the vastly popular, and the verse of writers now known only for their prose including Twain, Dreiser, Garland, Lewis, and Cather. Illustrates the vigor and variety of the seedbed that nouris…

  • A New Voice for a New People

    A New Voice for a New People
    av Bernard Engel, Patricia Julius, Bernard Engel

    Häftad - 1985 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780819144522

    This anthology brings together the poetry of the everyday, the vastly popular, and the verse of writers now known only for their prose including Twain, Dreiser, Garland, Lewis, and Cather. Illustrates the vigor and variety of the seedbed that nouris…

  • NATO and the Changing World Order

    NATO and the Changing World Order
    av Kenneth W. Thompson

    Inbunden - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780761802020

    This book addresses the isssue of NATO's role in today's world. It explores how changes in international political structures have influenced NATO's position and policies, as well as our view of its capacities. The essays in this book look at a vari…

  • An Anglo-American Plutarch

    An Anglo-American Plutarch
    av David H. Burton

    Inbunden - 1990 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780819177872

    An Anglo-American Plutarch emulates Plutarch by comparing and contrasting the lives of ten famous British and ten famous American historical figures. Each of the pairs is given an historical introduction, followed by interpretive essays on each of t…

  • An Anglo-American Plutarch

    An Anglo-American Plutarch
    av David H. Burton

    Häftad - 1990 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780819177889

    An Anglo-American Plutarch emulates Plutarch by comparing and contrasting the lives of ten famous British and ten famous American historical figures. Each of the pairs is given an historical introduction, followed by interpretive essays on each of t…

  • Beyond Rawls

    Beyond Rawls
    av Shaun P. Young

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780761822400

    Beyond Rawls engages one of the most provocative and influential developments in contemporary political philosophy. Focusing on the idea- as opposed to a single conception- of purely "political" liberalism, Shaun Young examines the work of a number…

  • Rousseau's Art of Persuasion in 'La Nouvelle Heloise'

    Rousseau's Art of Persuasion in 'La Nouvelle Heloise'
    av Santo L. Arico

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780819196187

    Rousseau's argumentative skills immediately emerge in the opening pages of 'La Nouvelle Heloise' and remain the dominant artistic technique throughout his epistolary work of fiction. This book systematically delineates the features of Rousseau's per…

  • Analytical Templates of the Bavli

    Analytical Templates of the Bavli
    av Jacob Neusner

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780761833925

    In the Mishnah (ca. 200 C.E.), the Tosefta (ca. 300 C.E.), and the commentaries that joined them-the Yerushalmi, the Talmud of the Land of Israel (ca. 400) and the Bavli, and the Talmud of Babylonia (ca. 600)-the law of Judaism is outlined topic by…

  • Jewish Bible Personages in the New Testament

    Jewish Bible Personages in the New Testament
    av Norman M. Cohen

    Inbunden - 1989 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780819172525

    This unique book analyzes in a comprehensive manner all of the characters from the Jewish Bible who appear or are mentioned in the New Testament. The author traces the patterns and analyzes the possible reasons why the various writers of the New Tes…

  • Many Voices

    Many Voices
    av Alice Bellis

    Inbunden - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780819198365

    Many Voices showcases the creative theological wrestlings of Howard University School of Divinity students from many backgrounds who grapple together with the biblical minor prophets. Through modern oracles written in the style of these prophets, se…

  • Many Voices

    Many Voices
    av Alice Bellis

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780819198372

    Many Voices showcases the creative theological wrestlings of Howard University School of Divinity students from many backgrounds who grapple together with the biblical minor prophets. Through modern oracles written in the style of these prophets, se…

  • Women Deans

    Women Deans
    av Carol Isaac

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780761836759

    The purpose of Professor Isaac's study is to determine how five women leaders from male-dominated colleges and five from female-dominated fields achieved and maintained their roles. Specifically, Professor Isaac interviewed these women to examine th…

  • From an Immigrant Association to a National Education Network

    From an Immigrant Association to a National Education Network
    av Tamar Horowitz

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780761863113

    This book traces the journey of the Mofet Association, an educational coalition established by teachers who immigrated to Israel from the former Soviet Union. Initially focused on children from the former Soviet Union, the Mofet Association went on…

  • Christianity in Culture

    Christianity in Culture
    av John R. Sommerfeldt

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780761846710

    In Christianity in Culture, the author reflects upon the interaction of Christianity and culture. Although the history of the Church is often prominent in this book, the subject is not that of Church history. The history of the institution known as…

  • Anthropology and Institutional Economics

    Anthropology and Institutional Economics
    av James M. Acheson

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780819195968

    The primary objective of this volume is to begin to assess the degree to which the ideas of institutional economics can be applied to societies in the Third World. They discuss a wide variety of institutions from this perspective, including family b…

  • Anthropology and Institutional Economics

    Anthropology and Institutional Economics
    av James M. Acheson

    Inbunden - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780819195951

    The last two decades have seen a convergence of the interests of anthropologists and economists. In the past few years, a small number of anthropologists have become interested in institutional economics—many of those anthropologists are contr…

  • Virginia Alternatives for the 1990s

    Virginia Alternatives for the 1990s
    av Joseph L. Fisher

    Häftad - 1987 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780802600172

    The central purpose of this volume is to analyze and provide perspective on eight sets of public policy issues that will have a significant impact on Virginia in the next decade.

  • Studies in GDR Culture and Society 3

    Studies in GDR Culture and Society 3
    av Margy Gerber

    Inbunden - 1983 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780819132789

    Assistant editors are Christine Consentino, Volker Granslow, Nancy A. Lauckner, Duncan Smith, Alexander Stephan, and W. Christoph Schmauch.

  • Sex and Salvation

    Sex and Salvation
    av Roger Steven Evans

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780761827696

    Sex and Salvation explores the growth and development of virginity in the cultural contexts of the ancient church. An examination of Greek, Roman, and Jewish literature, which speaks to the issues of virginity, reveals that the Christian understandi…

  • The Aggadic Role in Halakhic Discourses

    The Aggadic Role in Halakhic Discourses
    av Jacob Neusner

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780761819332

    This research report answers the question, how and specifically in what passages do the distinct Rabbinic modes of discourse, Halakhah and Aggadah, intersect? How do they make a statement in common? Halakhah is given priority. Then where and how doe…

  • The Aggadic Role in Halakhic Discourses

    The Aggadic Role in Halakhic Discourses
    av Jacob Neusner

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780761819325

    This research report answers the question, how and specifically in what passages do the distinct Rabbinic modes of discourse, Halakhah and Aggadah, intersect? How do they make a statement in common? Halakhah is given priority. Then where and how doe…

  • The Aggadic Role in Halakhic Discourses

    The Aggadic Role in Halakhic Discourses
    av Jacob Neusner

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780761819318

    This research report answers the question, how and specifically in what passages do the distinct Rabbinic modes of discourse, Halakhah and Aggadah, intersect? How do they make a statement in common? Halakhah is given priority. Then where and how doe…

  • Medicines for the Soviet Masses during World War II

    Medicines for the Soviet Masses during World War II
    av Mary Schaeffer Conroy

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780761840091

    This book covers in detail three important topics concerning Soviet medicine in the World War II era. First, it examines Soviet healthcare during World War II in terms of pharmaceuticals, vaccines, and the medical/surgical instruments available. Sec…

  • The View from Nowhere

    The View from Nowhere
    av Philip Beitchman

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780761819905

    The View from Nowhere is a cross-disciplinary work that studies the impact of the mystical discourse, specifically Cabala, on literature, from the Renaissance to the present. The other major concern of The View from Nowhere is to evaluate the "readi…

  • Socialization as Education in a Cross-Cultural Revitalization Movement in Southern California

    Socialization as Education in a Cross-Cultural Revitalization Movement in Southern California
    av G. David Rath

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780761846536

    This grounded theory study investigates how the Falun Gong in Southern California recruits and instructs followers. Participants are adult followers who meet regularly in public parks, on college campuses, and outside the Chinese Consulate in Los An…

  • When Should the Watchdogs Bark?

    When Should the Watchdogs Bark?
    av Larry J. Sabato

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780964387706

    What were the differences between the three scandals that shook the Clinton administration in the winter of 1993-94? What issues of character and competence were at stake in the allegations brought against the President in the course of the Whitewat…

  • Material Anthropology

    Material Anthropology
    av Barrie Reynolds

    Inbunden - 1987 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780819165435

    A selection of papers presented at a symposium at the eleventh International Congress of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences in 1982, summarizing what the participants view to be important directions for growth and development in material stud…

  • Forgotten Radicals

    Forgotten Radicals
    av Walter T. Howard

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780761830917

    This detailed investigation of Communists and their Party in the hard coal fields of northeastern Pennsylvania, known as the Anthracite, draws on sources such as the central archives of the Communist Party of the United States to examine the origins…

  • Forgotten Radicals

    Forgotten Radicals
    av Walter T. Howard

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780761830900

    This detailed investigation of Communists and their Party in the hard coal fields of northeastern Pennsylvania, known as the Anthracite, draws on sources such as the central archives of the Communist Party of the United States to examine the origins…

  • Hispanics in Congress

    Hispanics in Congress
    av Maurilio Vigil

    Inbunden - 1996 - ISBN: 9780761804741

    This survey chronicles the presence, roles, activities and contributions of Hispanics in the 200-year history of the United States Congress. Beginning with a historical overview of Congress, the author provides biographical sketches of the Hispanic…

  • The Strengths of African American Families

    The Strengths of African American Families
    av Robert B. Hill

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780761812500

    Returning to his innovative work of twenty-five years ago, Robert Hill once more offers an incisive analysis of five key cultural strengths of African-American families. With compassion and eloquence, he argues that these existing strengths provide…

  • The Strengths of African American Families

    The Strengths of African American Families
    av Robert B. Hill

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780761812517

    Returning to his innovative work of twenty-five years ago, Robert Hill once more offers an incisive analysis of five key cultural strengths of African-American families. With compassion and eloquence, he argues that these existing strengths provide…

  • The Moral Life and the Ethical Life

    The Moral Life and the Ethical Life
    av Eliseo Vivas

    Häftad - 1983 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780819133083

    This classic work in the field was originally published by Regnery Gateway in 1983. 'This is a serious, learned, and searching exploration of some of the most difficult questions which have ever concerned the human mind. It is also toughminded in th…

  • Paul M. Butler

    Paul M. Butler
    av George C. Roberts

    Häftad - 1987 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780819162960

    This book is a study of the political background and rise to leadership of Paul Butler, Chairman of the Democratic National Committee, 1954-1960. George Roberts examines his efforts to provide a responsible political opposition to the Eisenhower Adm…