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A Brief History of Nakedness

by Philip Carr-Gomm

<p>As one common story goes, Adam and Eve, the first man and woman, had no idea that there was any shame in their lack of clothes; they were perfectly confident in their birthday suits among the animals of the Garden of Eden. All was well until ...

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A Brief History of Universities

by John C. Moore

<p>In this book, John C. Moore surveys the history of universities, from their origin in the Middle Ages to the present.  Universities have survived the disruptive power of the Protestant Reformation, the Scientific, French, and Industrial ...

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A Century of Change

Beijing's Urban Structure in the 20th Century

by Yi Wang

<p>This book provides a comprehensive overview of the evolution of Beijing’s urban structure in the 20th century, analyzing essential social and economic changes in the housing sector. Focusing on the urban changes that took place under the ...

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A Century of Transnationalism

Immigrants and Their Homeland Connections

by Nancy L. Green & Roger Waldinger

<div>This collection of articles by sociologically minded historians and historically minded sociologists highlights both the long-term persistence and the continuing instability of home country connections. Encompassing societies of origin and ...

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A Chosen Calling

Jews in Science in the Twentieth Century

by Noah J. Efron

<p>Scholars have struggled for decades to explain why Jews have succeeded extravagantly in modern science. A variety of controversial theories—from such intellects as C. P. Snow, Norbert Wiener, and Nathaniel Weyl—have been promoted. Snow ...

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A Clash of Paradigms: Response and Development in the South Pacific

Response and Development in the South Pacific

by Susan L. Maiava

<p>This title was first published in 2001. This study indicates that researchers have far to go in understanding and assessing how development projects work. The author shows that, often, the perception of failure is not shared by those whom ...

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A CLIMATE CHANGE COMPANION

For family, school and community

by David Hicks

This book is a timely and practical response to the most important challenge of our times - climate change. It provides a thoughtful and readable introduction to why this matters for everyone. It explains the relationship between climate change ...

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A Climate of Risk

Precautionary Principles, Catastrophes, and Climate Change

by Lauren Hartzell-Nichols

<p>We are living in a climate of risk. Our way of life imposes risks on ourselves and others. We are causing climatic changes that have the potential to change radically the conditions under which both we – the present generation – and future ...

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A Clinician's Guide to Systemic Sex Therapy

by Gerald Weeks, Nancy Gambescia & Katherine M. Hertlein

<p>The second edition of <em>A Clinician’s Guide to Systemic Sex Therapy</em> has been completely revised, updated, and expanded. This volume is written for beginning psychotherapy practitioners in order to guide them through the complexities of

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A Club of Their Own

Jewish Humorists and the Contemporary World

by Eli Lederhendler & Gabriel N. Finder

<p>Volume XXIX of <em>Studies in Contemporary Jewry</em> takes its title from a joke by Groucho Marx: &quot;I don't want to belong to any club that will accept me as a member.&quot; The line encapsulates one of the most important characteristics

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A Compact for Higher Education

by Cornel DaCosta & K. Moti Gokulsing

<p>This title was first published in 2000. This is a collection of papers which look at the relationship between higher education and those who use it, and those who will in the future. The papers look at how compacts could be developed to ...

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A Comparative Analysis of European Time Transfers between Generations and Genders

by Emilio Zagheni, Marina Zannella, Gabriel Movsesyan & others

<p>This comparative study of European time transfers reveals the full extent of transfers in the form of unpaid work and highlights the existence of important gender differences in household time production. A large quantity of goods and ...

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A Comprehensive Cognitive Behavioral Program for Offenders

Responsible Adult Culture

by Granville Bud Potter, John C. Gibbs, Molly Robbins & others

<p>This book presents Responsible Adult Culture (RAC), a truly comprehensive program for helping offenders to think and act responsibly. It provides the tools of the program with great clarity. In addition to exploring the needs of all ...

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A Conceptual Investigation of Justice

by Kyle Johannsen

<p>Conceptual analysis has fallen out of favor in political philosophy. The influence of figures like John Rawls and Ronald Dworkin has led political philosophy to focus on questions about what should be done, and to ignore questions about the ...

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A Concise History of Brazil

by Boris Fausto & Sergio Fausto

<p>The second edition of A Concise History of Brazil offers a sweeping yet accessible history of Latin America's largest country. Boris Fausto examines Brazil's history from the arrival of the Portuguese in the New World through the long and ...

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A Concise History of Wales

by Geraint H. Jenkins

<p>Based on historical research and debates about Wales and Welshness, this volume offers an authoritative and accessible account of the period from Neanderthal times to the opening of the Senedd, the home of the National Assembly for Wales, in ...

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A Conversation with my Country

by Alan Duff

<p><strong>A fresh, personal account of New Zealand, now, from one of our hardest-hitting writers</strong>**.** Following <em>Once Were Warriors</em>, Alan Duff wrote <em>Maori: The Crisis and the Challenge</em>. His controversial comments shook

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A Critic in Pall Mall

by Oscar Wilde

<p>*** Original and Unabridged Content. Made available by GOLDEN CLASSIC PRESS***</p> <p>Synopsis:<br /> A Critic in Pall Mall by Oscar Wilde. Children's Book. Literature. An early book of 19th century, yet tops our present literature books. ...

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A Critical Analysis of the Interpretation of the Doctrine of «Justification by Faith Alone» by the Lutheran Church of Christ in Nigeria, Gongola Diocese

by James J. Reynolds

<p>Within the context of the Lutheran Church in Nigeria, Gongola Diocese, this book examines the issues of the interpretation, transmission, and appropriation of the doctrine of <em>justification by faith alone</em>. Using contextualization as ...

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A Critical Discourse Analysis of South Asian Women's Magazines

Undercover Beauty

by Linda McLoughlin

<p>This intriguing book applies Critical Discourse Analysis to a range of South Asian women’s lifestyle magazines, exposing the disconnection between the magazines’ representations of South Asian women and the lived realities of the target ...

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