Books in category Social Science – General

  • Yardrof

    Gion B. Tahunka

    Randall, though, is different than any other boy; but, yet, he is quite the same-and just like the Universe, they specifically are all growing-up, which is also the theme of the book Yardrof-with its rounded 51,000 words. >From the Kazamp …

  • Hidden Histories of Women in the New South

    Hidden Histories of Women in the New South
    Virginia Bernhard

    Representing some of the best and most recent scholarly work in the field, the subjects of these essays reflect the diversity of southern women's lives.

  • Shoptimism

    Lee Eisenberg

    In this smart, engaging book, Lee Eisenberg, best-selling author of The Number: A Completely Different Way to Think about the Rest of Your Life, leads us on a provocative and entertaining tour of America's love/hate affair with shopping, a …

  • Schl├ sselwerke der Cultural Studies

    Schl├╝sselwerke der Cultural Studies
    Andreas Hepp, Friedrich Krotz, Tanja Thomas

    Auf diese Weise er├Âffnet das Buch 'Schl├╝sselwerke der Cultural Studies' einen umfassenden Einstieg in diesen aktuellen und kritischen Zugang der Medien-, Kommunikations- und Kulturforschung.

  • The Disenchanted Island

    The Disenchanted Island
    Ronald Fernandez

    This is a revised and updated edition of Ronald Fernandez's acclaimed study of the Puerto Rico-United States relationship.

  • Sensing Corporeally

    Sensing Corporeally
    Floyd Merrell

    Focusing on analogical sensing, rather than digital reasoning, Merrell argues that human sensation and cognition should be thought of in terms of continually changing signs that can be accounted for in terms of topological forms.

  • Imagining the End

    Imagining the End
    Abbas Amanat

    This provocative volume explores how apocalyptic visions have expressed themselves in different ways in Judaism, Zoroastrianism, Christianity, and Islam.

  • Key Topics in Public Health

    Key Topics in Public Health
    Linda Ewles

    Key Topics is a short, easy-to-read text that provides basic information about twelve key topics in public health, such as diabetes, cancer, smoking and teenage pregnancy, and how prevention and health promotion should be tackled at …

  • Citizenship and Those Who Leave

    Citizenship and Those Who Leave
    Nancy L. Green, Francois Weil

    What relations do they seek to maintain with their citizens abroad and why? Citizenship and Those Who Leave reverses the immigration perspective to examine how nations define themselves not just through entry but through exit as well.

  • The Anthropology of Language An Introduction to Linguistic Anthropology

    The Anthropology of Language: An Introduction to Linguistic Anthropology
    Harriet Joseph Ottenheimer

    The text brings together the key areas of linguistic anthropology, addressing issues of power, race, gender, and class throughout.

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