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by Chong Guan
by Jean E. Friedman
by Rebecca Solnit
<p>The incomparable Rebecca Solnit, author of more than a dozen acclaimed books of nonfiction, brings the same dazzling writing to the twenty-seven essays in <i>Encyclopedia of Trouble and Spaciousness</i>. As the title suggests, the ...
by Altman Dennis
by Singer Peter & Mason Jim
After achieving best-selling status in trade paperback, a handsome new format edition of this important work by Australia's Peter Singer.In 1980 Peter Singer and Jim Mason published <i>Animal Factories</i>, a landmark work on the harm factory ...
A Compendium of Ethical Concepts and Methods
by Julian Baggini
<i>The Ethics Toolkit</i> provides an accessible and engaging compendium of concepts, theories, and strategies that encourage students and advanced readers to think critically about ethics so that they can engage intelligently in ethical study, ...
by Kathleen Smith
Are you a fangirl?<BR> <BR> - Do you survive boring classes or meetings by imagining your favorite TV couple making out? <BR> - Have you posted a lengthy diatribe online defending a fictional character? <BR> - Have you gotten carsick from ...
by Betty Friedan
When Betty Friedan produced <i>The Feminine Mystique</i> in 1963, she could not have realized how the discovery and debate of her contemporaries' general malaise would shake up society. Victims of a false belief system, these women were ...
Exploring more than 100 of the most important ideas, organizations, and events to have defined the feminist movement, this guide is an essential introduction <BR>to feminism.<BR><BR>The latest entry in DK's bestselling Big Ideas series, <i>The ...
by Peter Greste
Peter Greste spent two decades reporting from the frontline in the world's most dangerous countries before making headlines himself following his own incarceration in an Egyptian prison. Charged with threatening national security, and enduring aAudio Book
by Luke Nguyen
<DIV>Join celebrity chef Luke Nguyen on a culinary and cultural journey through the country of his heritage to discover the people and food that have endeared Vietnam to the millions of international travellers who visit each year.</DIV> ...
by Michael S. Carolan
A Very Short Introduction
by Jennifer M. Gidley
by Michio Kaku
Human civilization is on the verge of spreading beyond Earth. More than a possibility, it is becoming a necessity- whether our hand is forced by climate change and resource depletion or whether future catastrophes compel us to abandon Earth, one
How Technology Will Transform the Work of Human Experts
by Richard Susskind
This book predicts the decline of today's professions and describes the people and systems that will replace them. In an Internet society, according to Richard Susskind and Daniel Susskind, we will neither need nor want doctors, teachers, ...