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  • Climate Change

    Climate Change
    av Joseph Romm

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190866105

    "This is, for my money, the best single-source primer on the state of climate change." (New York Magazine) "The right book at the right time: accessible, comprehensive, unflinching, humane." (The Daily Beast) "A must-read." (The Guardian) The essent…

  • Climate Change

    Climate Change
    av Joseph Romm

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190866112

    "This is, for my money, the best single-source primer on the state of climate change." (New York Magazine) "The right book at the right time: accessible, comprehensive, unflinching, humane." (The Daily Beast) "A must-read." (The Guardian) The essent…

  • Climate Change

    Climate Change
    av Joseph Romm

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190250188

    Climate change will have a bigger impact on humanity than the Internet has had. The last decade's spate of superstorms, wildfires, heat waves, and droughts has accelerated the public discourse on this topic and lent credence to climatologist Lonnie…

  • The New Middle East

    The New Middle East
    av James L. Gelvin

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190653989

    Since Muhammad Bouazizi set himself on fire in Tunisia on December 17, 2010, galvanizing the Arab uprisings that continue today, the entire Middle East landscape has changed in ways that were unimaginable years before. In spite of the early hype abo…

  • The New Middle East

    The New Middle East
    av James L. Gelvin

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190653996

    In the aftermath of the collapse of the USSR, the American invasion of Iraq, and the Arab uprisings of 2010-11, a new Middle East has emerged. The Syrian civil war has displaced half the country's population, and ISIS and other jihadi groups thrive…

  • Scholarly Communication

    Scholarly Communication
    av Rick Anderson

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190639457

    The internet has transformed the ways in which scholars and scientists share their findings with each other and the world, creating a scholarly communication environment that is both radically more complex and tremendously more effective than was th…

  • Scholarly Communication

    Scholarly Communication
    av Rick Anderson

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190639440

    The internet has transformed the ways in which scholars and scientists share their findings with each other and the world, creating a scholarly communication environment that is both radically more complex and tremendously more effective than was th…

  • Yemen

    Yemen
    av Asher Orkaby

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190932275

    A comprehensive introduction to Yemen's current crises, major players, and potential solutions to an ongoing civil war. In 2014, a tribal alliance from Yemen's northern regions seized the capital city of Sana'a and overthrew a republic that had rule…

  • Yemen

    Yemen
    av Asher Orkaby

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190932268

    A comprehensive introduction to Yemen's current crises, major players, and potential solutions to an ongoing civil war. In 2014, a tribal alliance from Yemen's northern regions seized the capital city of Sana'a and overthrew a republic that had rule…

  • Hoarding

    Hoarding
    av Gail Steketee

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190946388

    Hoarding disorder is the excessive saving of objects and difficulty parting with them to a point that interferes with one's ability to properly use rooms and furnishings in the home. Hoarding can become dangerous, sometimes resulting in structural p…

  • Hoarding

    Hoarding
    av Gail Steketee

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190946395

    Hoarding disorder is the excessive saving of objects and difficulty parting with them to a point that interferes with one's ability to properly use rooms and furnishings in the home. Hoarding can become dangerous, sometimes resulting in structural p…

  • Polarization

    Polarization
    av Nolan McCarty

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190867775

    The 2016 election of Donald J. Trump invoked a time for reflection about the state of American politics and its deep ideological, cultural, racial, regional, and economic divisions. But one aspect that the contemporary discussions often miss is that…

  • Polarization

    Polarization
    av Nolan McCarty

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190867782

    The 2016 election of Donald J. Trump invoked a time for reflection about the state of American politics and its deep ideological, cultural, racial, regional, and economic divisions. But one aspect that the contemporary discussions often miss is that…

  • Ukraine

    Ukraine
    av Serhy Yekelchyk

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780197532119

    Conventional wisdom dictates that Ukraine's political crises can be traced to the linguistic differences and divided political loyalties that have long fractured the country. However, this theory obscures the true significance of Ukraine's recent ci…

  • Ukraine

    Ukraine
    av Serhy Yekelchyk

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780197532102

    Conventional wisdom dictates that Ukraine's political crises can be traced to the linguistic differences and divided political loyalties that have long fractured the country. However, this theory obscures the true significance of Ukraine's recent ci…

  • White Privilege

    White Privilege
    av Abby L. Ferber

    Häftad - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190684051

    The topic of white privilege has always triggered widespread debate, and the current media attention to police brutality and race relations in the United States has infused the conversation with highly polarizing, emotional responses. What is missin…

  • White Privilege

    White Privilege
    av Abby L. Ferber

    Inbunden - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190684068

    The topic of white privilege has always triggered widespread debate, and the current media attention to police brutality and race relations in the United States has infused the conversation with highly polarizing, emotional responses. What is missin…

  • On Brexit

    On Brexit
    av David Allen Green

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198799436

    On 23 June 2016 voters in the United Kingdom voted unexpectedly in favour of departure from the European Union. The United Kingdom left the European Union on 31 January 2020. This book explains these two events, how led to the other, and what may no…

  • Puerto Rico

    Puerto Rico
    av Jorge Duany

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190648701

    Puerto Rico, acquired by the United States from Spain in 1898, has a peculiar status among Latin American and Caribbean countries. As a Commonwealth, the island enjoys limited autonomy over local matters, but the U.S. has essentially dominated it mi…

  • Puerto Rico

    Puerto Rico
    av Jorge Duany

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190648695

    Puerto Rico, acquired by the United States from Spain in 1898, has a peculiar status among Latin American and Caribbean countries. As a Commonwealth, the island enjoys limited autonomy over local matters, but the U.S. has essentially dominated it mi…

  • Vaccines

    Vaccines
    av Kristen A. Feemster

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190277918

    Immunization is regarded by many as one of the greatest advances in modern civilization. The widespread use of vaccines has led to increases in life expectancy, reductions in the occurrence of childhood diseases, and is generally credited with savin…

  • Vaccines

    Vaccines
    av Kristen A. Feemster

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190277901

    Immunization is regarded by many as one of the greatest advances in modern civilization. The widespread use of vaccines has led to increases in life expectancy, reductions in the occurrence of childhood diseases, and is generally credited with savin…

  • Citizenship

    Citizenship
    av Peter J. Spiro

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190917302

    Almost everyone has citizenship, and yet it has emerged as one of the most hotly contested issues of contemporary politics. Even as cosmopolitan elites and human rights advocates aspire to some notion of "global citizenship," populism and nativism h…

  • Citizenship

    Citizenship
    av Peter J. Spiro

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190917296

    Almost everyone has citizenship, and yet it has emerged as one of the most hotly contested issues of contemporary politics. Even as cosmopolitan elites and human rights advocates aspire to some notion of "global citizenship," populism and nativism h…

  • Latinos in the United States

    Latinos in the United States
    av Ilan Stavans

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190670184

    As the largest and youngest minority group in the United States, the 60 million Latinos living in the U.S. represent the second-largest concentration of Hispanic people in the entire world, after Mexico. Needless to say, the population of Latinos in…

  • Latinos in the United States

    Latinos in the United States
    av Ilan Stavans

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190670191

    As the largest and youngest minority group in the United States, the 60 million Latinos living in the U.S. represent the second-largest concentration of Hispanic people in the entire world, after Mexico. Needless to say, the population of Latinos in…

  • Sanctions

    Sanctions
    av Bruce W. Jentleson

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780197530313

    A concise, authoritative overview of a little-understood yet extremely important phenomenon in world politics: the use of economic sanctions by one country to punish another. It's hard to browse the news without seeing reports of yet another imposit…

  • Sanctions

    Sanctions
    av Bruce W. Jentleson

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780197530320

    A concise, authoritative overview of a little-understood yet extremely important phenomenon in world politics: the use of economic sanctions by one country to punish another. It's hard to browse the news without seeing reports of yet another imposit…

  • Taxes in America

    Taxes in America
    av Leonard E. Burman

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190920869

    Arguments about taxation are among the most heated- no other topic is as influential to the role of government and the distribution of costs and benefits in America. But while understanding of our tax system is of vital importance, the complexity ca…

  • Origin of Life

    Origin of Life
    av David W. Deamer

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190098995

    Our knowledge of our solar system has passed the point of no return. Increasingly, it seems possible that scientists will soon discover how life is created on habitable planets like Earth and Mars. Scientists have responded to a renewed public inter…

  • Origin of Life

    Origin of Life
    av David W. Deamer

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190099008

    Our knowledge of our solar system has passed the point of no return. Increasingly, it seems possible that scientists will soon discover how life is created on habitable planets like Earth and Mars. Scientists have responded to a renewed public inter…

  • Women's Sports

    Women's Sports
    av Jaime Schultz

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190657703

    Although girls and women account for approximately 40 percent of all athletes in the United States, they receive only 4 percent of the total sport media coverage. SportsCenter, ESPN's flagship program, dedicates less than 2 percent of its airtime to…

  • Women's Sports

    Women's Sports
    av Jaime Schultz

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190657710

    Although girls and women account for approximately 40 percent of all athletes in the United States, they receive only 4 percent of the total sport media coverage. SportsCenter, ESPN's flagship program, dedicates less than 2 percent of its airtime to…

  • Authoritarianism

    Authoritarianism
    av Erica Frantz

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190880194

    Despite the spread of democratization following the Cold War's end, all signs indicate that we are currently seeing a resurgence of authoritarianism. Around forty percent of the world's people live under some form of authoritarian rule, and authorit…

  • Authoritarianism

    Authoritarianism
    av Erica Frantz

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190880200

    Despite the spread of democratization following the Cold War's end, all signs indicate that we are currently seeing a resurgence of authoritarianism. Around forty percent of the world's people live under some form of authoritarian rule, and authorit…

  • Food and Nutrition

    Food and Nutrition
    av P.K. Newby

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190846640

    From gluten-free to all-Paleo, GMOs to grass-fed beef, our newsfeeds abound with nutrition advice. Whether sensational headlines from the latest study or anecdotes from celebrities and food bloggers, we're bombarded with "superfoods" and "best ever"…

  • Food and Nutrition

    Food and Nutrition
    av P.K. Newby

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190846633

    From gluten-free to all-Paleo, GMOs to grass-fed beef, our newsfeeds abound with nutrition advice. Whether sensational headlines from the latest study or anecdotes from celebrities and food bloggers, we're bombarded with "superfoods" and "best ever"…

  • The Alt-Right

    The Alt-Right
    av George Hawley

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190905200

    In recent years, the so-called Alt-Right, a white nationalist movement, has grown at an alarming rate. Taking advantage of high levels of racial polarization, the Alt-Right seeks to normalize explicit white identity politics. Growing from a marginal…

  • The Alt-Right

    The Alt-Right
    av George Hawley

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190905194

    In recent years, the so-called Alt-Right, a white nationalist movement, has grown at an alarming rate. Taking advantage of high levels of racial polarization, the Alt-Right seeks to normalize explicit white identity politics. Growing from a marginal…

  • Antibiotics

    Antibiotics
    av Mary E. Wilson

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190663414

    A STIRRING EXAMINATION OF A LOOMING CRISIS Virtually everyone has taken antibiotics. They can be lifesavers — or they can be useless. But what are they? How are they used? And what happens as the effectiveness of antibiotics begins to decline?…

  • Antibiotics

    Antibiotics
    av Mary E. Wilson

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190663407

    A STIRRING EXAMINATION OF A LOOMING CRISIS Virtually everyone has taken antibiotics. They can be lifesavers — or they can be useless. But what are they? How are they used? And what happens as the effectiveness of antibiotics begins to decline?…

  • The White Working Class

    The White Working Class
    av Justin Gest

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190861407

    In recent years, the world has been re-introduced to the constituency of "white working class" people. In a wave of revolutionary populism, far right parties have scored victories across the transatlantic political world: Britain voted to leave the…

  • The White Working Class

    The White Working Class
    av Justin Gest

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190861414

    In recent years, the world has been re-introduced to the constituency of "white working class" people. In a wave of revolutionary populism, far right parties have scored victories across the transatlantic political world: Britain voted to leave the…

  • Buddhism

    Buddhism
    av Dale S. Wright

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190843670

    Buddhism is one of the oldest and largest of the world's religions. But it is also a tradition that has proven to have enormous contemporary relevance. Founded by Siddhartha Gautama, who came to be called the Buddha, the religion has spread from its…

  • The Gun Debate

    The Gun Debate
    av Philip J. Cook

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190073459

    No topic is more polarizing than guns and gun control. From a gun culture that took root early in American history to the mass shootings that repeatedly bring the public discussion of gun control to a fever pitch, the topic has preoccupied citizens,…

  • The Gun Debate

    The Gun Debate
    av Philip J. Cook

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190073466

    No topic is more polarizing than guns and gun control. From a gun culture that took root early in American history to the mass shootings that repeatedly bring the public discussion of gun control to a fever pitch, the topic has preoccupied citizens,…

  • Conservatism and the Republican Party

    Conservatism and the Republican Party
    av Geoffrey Kabaservice

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190685850

    It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. The 2016 elections gave the Republican Party control of both houses Congress and the presidency-a level of dominance the party had experienced for only six years out of the previous eight decades.…

  • Conservatism and the Republican Party

    Conservatism and the Republican Party
    av Geoffrey Kabaservice

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190685867

    It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. The 2016 elections gave the Republican Party control of both houses Congress and the presidency-a level of dominance the party had experienced for only six years out of the previous eight decades.…

  • Shariah

    Shariah
    av John L. Esposito

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199325054

    Shariah is by now a term that most Americans and Europeans recognize, though few really understand what it means. Often portrayed as a medieval system used by religious zealots to oppress women and deny human rights, conservative politicians, media…

  • Economic Development

    Economic Development
    av Marcelo M. Giugale

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190688424

    There is much discussion about global poverty and the billions of people living with almost nothing. Why is it that governments, development banks, think-tanks, academics, NGOs and many others can't just fix the problem? Why is it that seemingly obv…

  • Nigeria

    Nigeria
    av John Campbell

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190657987

    As the "Giant of Africa," Nigeria is home to about twenty percent of the population of Sub-Saharan Africa, serves as Africa's largest producer of oil and natural gas, comprises Africa's largest economy, and represents the cultural center of African…

  • Nigeria

    Nigeria
    av John Campbell

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190657970

    As the "Giant of Africa," Nigeria is home to about twenty percent of the population of Sub-Saharan Africa, serves as Africa's largest producer of oil and natural gas, comprises Africa's largest economy, and represents the cultural center of African…

  • Corruption

    Corruption
    av Ray Fisman

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190463984

    Corruption regularly makes front page headlines: public officials embezzling government monies, selling public offices, and trading bribes for favors to private companies generate public indignation and calls for reform. In Corruption: What Everyone…

  • Corruption

    Corruption
    av Ray Fisman

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190463977

    Corruption regularly makes front page headlines: public officials embezzling government monies, selling public offices, and trading bribes for favors to private companies generate public indignation and calls for reform. In Corruption: What Everyone…

  • Violence against Women

    Violence against Women
    av Jacqui True

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199378944

    Violence against women and girls (VAWG) is a longstanding problem that has increasingly come to the forefront of international and national policy debates and news: from the US reauthorization of the Violence against Women Act and a United Nations d…

  • Violence against Women

    Violence against Women
    av Jacqui True

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199378937

    Violence against women and girls (VAWG) is a longstanding problem that has increasingly come to the forefront of international and national policy debates and news: from the US reauthorization of the Violence against Women Act and a United Nations d…

  • Impeachment

    Impeachment
    av Michael J. Gerhardt

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190903657

    Impeachment: What Everyone Needs to Know® is the step back and deep reflection on the law of impeachment that everyone needs now. Written in an accessible and lively question-and-answer format, it offers a timely explanation of the impeachment proce…

  • Impeachment

    Impeachment
    av Michael J. Gerhardt

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190903664

    Impeachment: What Everyone Needs to Know® is the step back and deep reflection on the law of impeachment that everyone needs now. Written in an accessible and lively question-and-answer format, it offers a timely explanation of the impeachment proce…

  • Environmental Protection

    Environmental Protection
    av Pamela Hill

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190223076

    In 1962, Rachel Carson's Silent Spring sounded an alarm: the natural environment is being dangerously degraded because of human activity. Ever since, environmental protection has been a major societal concern. A robust system of environmental laws h…

  • Environmental Protection

    Environmental Protection
    av Pamela Hill

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190223069

    In 1962, Rachel Carson's Silent Spring sounded an alarm: the natural environment is being dangerously degraded because of human activity. Ever since, environmental protection has been a major societal concern. A robust system of environmental laws h…

  • The Bible

    The Bible
    av Michael Coogan

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199383030

    The Bible is the most influential book in Western history. As the foundational text of Judaism and Christianity, the Bible has been interpreted and reinterpreted over millennia, utilized to promote a seemingly endless run of theological and politica…

  • The Bible

    The Bible
    av Michael Coogan

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199383047

    The Bible is the most influential book in Western history. As the foundational text of Judaism and Christianity, the Bible has been interpreted and reinterpreted over millennia, utilized to promote a seemingly endless run of theological and politica…

  • The Global Pain Crisis

    The Global Pain Crisis
    av Judy Foreman

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190259235

    Hundreds of millions around the world live in chronic pain - many in such severe pain they are disabled by it. The Institute of Medicine estimates that chronic pain costs the U.S. alone $560 to $635 billion a year in direct medical costs and lost pr…

  • The Global Pain Crisis

    The Global Pain Crisis
    av Judy Foreman

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190259242

    Hundreds of millions around the world live in chronic pain - many in such severe pain they are disabled by it. The Institute of Medicine estimates that chronic pain costs the U.S. alone $560 to $635 billion a year in direct medical costs and lost pr…

  • Modern Egypt

    Modern Egypt
    av Bruce K. Rutherford

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190641146

    With almost every news broadcast, we are reminded of the continuing instability of the Middle East, where state collapse, civil wars, and terrorism have combined to produce a region in turmoil. If the Middle East is to achieve a more stable and pros…

  • Modern Egypt

    Modern Egypt
    av Bruce K. Rutherford

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190641153

    With almost every news broadcast, we are reminded of the continuing instability of the Middle East, where state collapse, civil wars, and terrorism have combined to produce a region in turmoil. If the Middle East is to achieve a more stable and pros…

  • Sustainability

    Sustainability
    av Paul B. Thompson

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190883232

    While politicians, entrepreneurs, and even school children could tell you that sustainability is an important and nearly universal value, many of them, and many of us, may struggle to define the term, let alone trace its history. What is sustainabil…

  • Sustainability

    Sustainability
    av Paul B. Thompson

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190883249

    While politicians, entrepreneurs, and even school children could tell you that sustainability is an important and nearly universal value, many of them, and many of us, may struggle to define the term, let alone trace its history. What is sustainabil…

  • Iran

    Iran
    av Michael Axworthy

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190232955

    Since the beginning of recorded history, Iran/Persia has been one of the most important world civilizations. Iran remains a distinct civilization today despite its status as a major Islamic state with broad regional influence and its deep integratio…

  • Iran

    Iran
    av Michael Axworthy

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190232962

    Since the beginning of recorded history, Iran/Persia has been one of the most important world civilizations. Iran remains a distinct civilization today despite its status as a major Islamic state with broad regional influence and its deep integratio…

  • Economic Development

    Economic Development
    av Marcelo Giugale

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199328147

    The practice of economic development has undergone significant transformation over the past decade, due to globalization and democratization. While beneficiaries previously held little sway in the way international economic institutions delegated fu…

  • Copyright

    Copyright
    av Neil Weinstock Netanel

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199941148

    Copyright law was once an esoteric backwater, the special province of professional authors, publishers, and entertainment companies, but it now impacts everyone who uses the Internet or consumes cultural expression on a computer, mobile phone, or pe…

  • Copyright

    Copyright
    av Neil Weinstock Netanel

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199941162

    Copyright law was once an esoteric backwater, the special province of professional authors, publishers, and media companies. This is no longer the case. In the age of social media and cloud storage, we have become a copying and sharing culture. Much…

  • Environmental Pollution in China

    Environmental Pollution in China
    av Daniel Gardner

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190696122

    When Deng Xiaoping introduced market reforms in the late 1970s, few would have imagined what the next four decades would bring. China's GDP has grown on average nearly 10 percent annually since, and its economy is now the second largest in the world…

  • Environmental Pollution in China

    Environmental Pollution in China
    av Daniel Gardner

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190696115

    When Deng Xiaoping introduced market reforms in the late 1970s, few would have imagined what the next four decades would bring. China's GDP has grown on average nearly 10 percent annually since, and its economy is now the second largest in the world…

  • Mormonism

    Mormonism
    av Terryl Givens

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190885083

    Mormonism, or the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, is America's most successful-and most misunderstood-home grown religion. The church today boasts more than 15 million members worldwide, a remarkable feat in the face of increasing secul…

  • Mormonism

    Mormonism
    av Terryl Givens

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190885090

    Mormonism, or the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, is America's most successful-and most misunderstood-home grown religion. The church today boasts more than 15 million members worldwide, a remarkable feat in the face of increasing secul…

  • Zika

    Zika
    av Laura C. Rodrigues

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190663360

    The Zika Virus transitioned from a rare and relatively mild tropical illness to a full-blown global health crisis in the span of approximately one year. Now active in more than 60 countries, Zika is an epidemic unlike any in history: a virus spread…

  • Zika

    Zika
    av Laura C. Rodrigues

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190663377

    The Zika Virus transitioned from a rare and relatively mild tropical illness to a full-blown global health crisis in the span of approximately one year. Now active in more than 60 countries, Zika is an epidemic unlike any in history: a virus spread…

  • Campaigns and Elections

    Campaigns and Elections
    av Dennis W. Johnson

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190935573

    Frequent and fair elections, open to all, are fundamental elements of a democracy. The United States, through its local, state, and national contests, holds more elections, more often, than any other democracy in the world. But in recent years, ther…

  • Campaigns and Elections

    Campaigns and Elections
    av Dennis W. Johnson

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190935580

    Frequent and fair elections, open to all, are fundamental elements of a democracy. The United States, through its local, state, and national contests, holds more elections, more often, than any other democracy in the world. But in recent years, ther…

  • China in the 21st Century

    China in the 21st Century
    av Jeffrey N. Wasserstrom

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190659073

    In this fully revised and updated third edition of China in the 21st Century: What Everyone Needs to Know®, Jeffrey Wasserstrom and Maura Elizabeth Cunningham provide cogent answers to the most urgent questions regarding the newest superpower, and o…

  • The Syrian Crisis

    The Syrian Crisis
    av Charles Lister

    Inbunden - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190641252

    A concise, accessible overview of the maddeningly complex civil conflict in Syria and its destabilizing impact on both Middle Eastern politics and the broader international system. The Syrian Crisis began with political protest yet evolved into an o…

  • The Syrian Crisis

    The Syrian Crisis
    av Charles Lister

    Häftad - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190641269

    A concise, accessible overview of the maddeningly complex civil conflict in Syria and its destabilizing impact on both Middle Eastern politics and the broader international system. The Syrian Crisis began with political protest yet evolved into an o…

  • Quantum Physics

    Quantum Physics
    av Michael Raymer

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190250713

    Around 1900, physicists started to discover particles like electrons, protons, and neutrons, and with these discoveries they believed they could predict the internal behavior of the atom. However, once their predictions were compared to the results…

  • Quantum Physics

    Quantum Physics
    av Michael Raymer

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190250720

    Around 1900, physicists started to discover particles like electrons, protons, and neutrons, and with these discoveries they believed they could predict the internal behavior of the atom. However, once their predictions were compared to the results…

  • Financial Inclusion

    Financial Inclusion
    av Jonathan Morduch

    Häftad - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190249960

    Over 30 percent of the world's adults lack access to basic financial tools—more often women, members of minority groups, and poor families. The abilities to buy what you need, when you need it, to put money aside for the future, and to withsta…

  • Financial Inclusion

    Financial Inclusion
    av Jonathan Morduch

    Inbunden - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190249977

    Over 30 percent of the world's adults lack access to basic financial tools—more often women, members of minority groups, and poor families. The abilities to buy what you need, when you need it, to put money aside for the future, and to withsta…

  • The Internet of Things

    The Internet of Things
    av Scott J. Shackelford

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190943813

    The Internet of Things (IoT) is the notion that nearly everything we use, from gym shorts to streetlights, will soon be connected to the Internet; the Internet of Everything (IoE) encompasses not just objects, but the social connections, data, and p…

  • The Internet of Things

    The Internet of Things
    av Scott J. Shackelford

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190943806

    The Internet of Things (IoT) is the notion that nearly everything we use, from gym shorts to streetlights, will soon be connected to the Internet; the Internet of Everything (IoE) encompasses not just objects, but the social connections, data, and p…

  • Children and Environmental Toxins

    Children and Environmental Toxins
    av Philip J. Landrigan

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190662646

    Over the past four decades, the prevalence of autism, asthma, ADHD, obesity, diabetes, and birth defects has increased substantially among children throughout the world. Not coincidentally, more than 80,000 new chemicals have been developed and rele…

  • North Korea

    North Korea
    av Patrick McEachern

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190937997

    After a year of trading colorful barbs with the American president and significant achievements in North Korea's decades-long nuclear and missile development programs, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un declared mission accomplished in November 2017. T…

  • North Korea

    North Korea
    av Patrick McEachern

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190937980

    After a year of trading colorful barbs with the American president and significant achievements in North Korea's decades-long nuclear and missile development programs, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un declared mission accomplished in November 2017. T…