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  • Saltwater Slavery by Stephanie E. Smallwood
    Saltwater Slavery (English, Paperback) Stephanie E. Smallwood

    Offers a look at the process of enslavement from its African origins through the Middle Passage and into the American slave market.

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  • Writings for a Liberation Psychology by Ignacio Martin-Baro
    Writings for a Liberation Psychology (English, Paperback) Ignacio Martin-Baro

    This collection of the writings of Ignacio Martin-Baro clarifies his importance in Latin American psychology and social theory. It introduces the questions and concerns that shaped his thinking and led to his passionate fight against oppression in El Salvador, resulting in his early death.

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  • Capital in the Twenty-First Century by Thomas Piketty
    Capital in the Twenty-First Century (English, Paperback) Thomas Piketty

    Translation of the author's Le capital au XXIe siaecle.

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  • Dark Ghettos by Tommie Shelby
    Dark Ghettos (English, Paperback) Tommie Shelby

    For Tommie Shelby, the persistence of ghettos raises many thorny questions of morality, and he offers practical answers framed in terms of what justice requires of government and its citizens. His social vision and political ethics calls for putting the abolition of ghettos at the center of reform.

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  • Recognizing Public Value by Mark H. Moore
    Recognizing Public Value (English, Hardback) Mark H. Moore

    Moore's classic Creating Public Value offered advice to managers about how to create public value, but left unresolved the question how one could recognize when public value had been created. Here, he closes the gap by helping public managers name, observe, and count the value they produce and sustain or increase public value into the future.

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  • We Have Never Been Modern by Bruno LaTour
    We Have Never Been Modern (English, Paperback) Bruno LaTour

    With the rise of science, we moderns believe, the world changed irrevocably, separating us forever from our primitive, premodern ancestors. But if we were to let go of this fond conviction, Bruno Latour asks, what would the world look like? His book, an anthropology of science, shows us how much of modernity is actually a matter of faith.

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  • The Habsburg Empire by Pieter M. Judson
    The Habsburg Empire (English, Hardback) Pieter M. Judson

    This panoramic reappraisal shows why the Habsburg Empire mattered for so long to so many Central Europeans across divides of language, religion, and region. Pieter Judson shows that creative government-and intractable problems the far-flung empire could not solve-left an enduring imprint on successor states. Its lessons are no less important today.

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  • We Ain't What We Ought to be by Stephen Tuck
    We Ain't What We Ought to be (English, Paperback) Stephen Tuck

    Traces the black freedom struggle in all its diversity, from the first years of freedom during the Civil War to President Obama's inauguration. Moving from popular culture to high politics, from the Deep South to New England, the West Coast, and abroad, this title weaves stories of ordinary black people - as well as celebrated figures.

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  • The Poems of Emily Dickinson by Emily Dickinson
    The Poems of Emily Dickinson (English, Paperback) Emily Dickinson

    A foremost scholar of Dickinson's manuscripts has prepared an authoritative one-volume edition of all extant poems--1,789 in all--by the reclusive poet.

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  • Pandora'S Box by Jorn Leonhard
    Pandora'S Box (English, Hardback) Jorn Leonhard

    In a monumental history of WWI, Germany's leading historian of the first great 20th-century catastrophe explains the war's origins and course, revealing how profoundly it shaped the world to come. Jorn Leonhard treats the clash of arms with a sure feel for grand strategy, the tactics of arms and attrition, and the grim fate of frontline soldiers.

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  • Everyday Renaissances by Sarah Gwyneth Ross
    Everyday Renaissances (English, Hardback) Sarah Gwyneth Ross

    Revealing an Italian Renaissance beyond Michelangelo and the Medici, Sarah Gwyneth Ross recovers the experiences of everyday people who were inspired to pursue humanistic learning. Physicians were often the most avid professionals seeking to earn the respect of their betters, advance their families, and secure honorable remembrance after death.

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  • Vatican I by John W. O'Malley
    Vatican I (English, Hardback) John W. O'Malley

    In the nineteenth century, the foundations upon which the Catholic Church had rested for centuries were shaken were shaken by liberalism. At the Vatican Council of 1869 1870, the church made a dramatic effort to set things right by defining the doctrine of papal infallibility. As a result, the church became more pope-centered than ever before.

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  • Notes Toward a Performative Theory of Assembly by Judith Butler
    Notes Toward a Performative Theory of Assembly (English, Paperback) Judith Butler

    Judith Butler elucidates the dynamics of public assembly under prevailing economic and political conditions. Understanding assemblies as plural forms of performative action, she extends her theory of performativity to show why precarity destruction of the conditions of livability is a galvanizing force and theme in today's highly visible protests.

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  • Intention by G. E. M. Anscombe
    Intention (English, Paperback) G. E. M. Anscombe

    This work attempts to show that the natural and accepted picture of what we mean by an intention gives rise to insoluble problems and should be abandoned.

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  • Law and Revolution by Harold J. Berman
    Law and Revolution (English, Paperback) Harold J. Berman

    The roots of modern Western legal institutions and concepts go back nine centuries to the papal revolution, when the Western church established its political and legal unity and its independence from emperors, kings, and feudal lords. Out of this upheaval came the Western idea of integrated legal systems developed over generations and centuries.

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  • Stylish Academic Writing by Helen Sword
    Stylish Academic Writing (English, Hardback) Helen Sword

    A guide to academic writing. Suitable for scholars frustrated with disciplinary conventions, and for specialists who want to write for a larger audience but are unsure where to begin, it presents practical pointers that show how to make articles and books a pleasure to read - and to write.

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  • Before Colour Prejudice by Frank M. Snowden
    Before Colour Prejudice (English, Paperback) Frank M. Snowden

    In this account of black-white contacts from the Pharaohs to the Caesars, Snowden demonstrates that the ancients did not discriminate against blacks because of their color. He sheds light on the reasons for the absence in antiquity of virulent color prejudice and for the difference in attitudes of whites toward blacks in ancient and modern societies.

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  • The End Game by Corey M. Abramson
    The End Game (English, Paperback) Corey M. Abramson

    Winner of the Outstanding Publication Award, Section on Aging and the Life Course, American Sociological Association...

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  • Mothers and Others by Sarah Blaffer Hrdy
    Mothers and Others (English, Paperback) Sarah Blaffer Hrdy

    If the young were to survive in a world of scarce food, they needed to be cared for, not only by their mothers but also by siblings, aunts, fathers, friends - and, with any luck, grandmothers. This title finds the key in the primatologically length of human childhood.

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  • The Biology of the Honeybee by Mark L. Winston
    The Biology of the Honeybee (English, Paperback) Mark L. Winston

    This book not only reviews the basic aspects of social behavior, ecology, anatomy, physiology, and genetics, it also summarizes major controversies in contemporary honey bee research, such as the importance of kin recognition in the evolution of social behavior and the role of the well-known dance language in honey bee communication. Thorough, well-illustrated, and lucidly written, it will for many years be a valuable resource for scholars, students, and beekeepers alike.

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