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Offentliche Gestaltungsberatung - Public Design Support 2011-2016

Offentliche Gestaltungsberatung - Public Design Support...

Author: Jesko Fezer ,  Studio Experimentelles Design
ISBN: 9783956791833
Format: Paperback
$37.95

An experiment with alternative forms of design, Public Design Support is also an intervention in urban life. It...  Read More >>

The Exquisite Corpse of August Nordenskioeld

The Exquisite Corpse of August Nordenskioeld

Author: Kim Einarsson ,  Goldin+Senneby
ISBN: 9783956792199
Format: Paperback
$37.95

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Stop and Frisk: The Use and Abuse of a Controversial Policing Tactic

Stop and Frisk: The Use and Abuse of a Controversial...

Author: Michael D. White ,  Henry F. Fradella
ISBN: 9781479857814
Format: Paperback
$33.57

The first in-depth history and analysis of a much-abused policing policy No policing tactic has been more controversial...  Read More >>

Goldfish

Goldfish

Author: Anna-Marie Roos
ISBN: 9781789141351
Format: Paperback
$27.99

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Why Do People Migrate?: Labour Market Security and Migration Decisions

Why Do People Migrate?: Labour Market Security and Migration...

Author: Maciej Duszczyk
ISBN: 9781838677503
Format: Paperback
$81.74

By looking at case studies from around Europe, this book focuses the impact of the expected labour market security...  Read More >>

Limited by Body Habitus - An American Fat Story

Limited by Body Habitus - An American Fat Story

Author: Jennifer Renee Blevins
ISBN: 9781938769405
Format: Paperback
$26.20

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Five Irish Women: The Second Republic, 1960-2016

Five Irish Women: The Second Republic, 1960-2016

Author: Emer Nolan
ISBN: 9781526136749
Format: Hardback
$207.00

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Digital Media in Urban China: Locating Guangzhou

Digital Media in Urban China: Locating Guangzhou

Author: Wilfred Yang Wang
ISBN: 9781786607324
Format: Hardback
$219.94

This book examines the use and culture of digital media in urban Chinese cities.  Read More >>

Locally Led Peacebuilding: Global Case Studies

Locally Led Peacebuilding: Global Case Studies

Author: Stacey L. Connaughton ,  Jessica Berns
ISBN: 9781538114094
Format: Hardback
$138.67

Through case studies, this edited volume articulates why locally led peacebuilding matters, how it can prevent violence,...  Read More >>

Text Me: Ancient Jewish Wisdom Meets Contemporary Technology: Jewish Resources for Understanding, Embracing and Challenging Our Evolving Digital Identity

Text Me: Ancient Jewish Wisdom Meets Contemporary Technology:...

Author: Jeffrey Schein ,  Brian Amkraut
ISBN: 9780761871781
Format: Paperback
$48.16

This volume examines the intersection of our digital world and the world of religious faith. The exploration highlights...  Read More >>

Repair, Brokenness, Breakthrough: Ethnographic Responses

Repair, Brokenness, Breakthrough: Ethnographic Responses...

Author: Francisco Martinez ,  Patrick Laviolette
ISBN: 9781789203318
Format: Hardback
$258.75

We are all repairers. Exploring some of the ways in which repair practices and perceptions of brokenness vary culturally...  Read More >>

The Sound of Silence: Indigenous Perspectives on the Historical Archaeology of Colonialism

The Sound of Silence: Indigenous Perspectives on the...

Author: Tiina Aikas ,  Anna-Kaisa Salmi
ISBN: 9781789203295
Format: Hardback
$219.94

The volume examines common trajectories in indigenous colonial histories, and explores new ways to understand cultural...  Read More >>

Afterlives of Indigenous Archives

Afterlives of Indigenous Archives

Author: Ivy Schweitzer ,  Gordan Henry
ISBN: 9781512603644
Format: Hardback
$138.67

Afterlives of Indigenous Archives offers a compelling critique of Western archives and their use in the development...  Read More >>

Mothers Work: Confronting the Mommy Wars, Raising Children, and Working for Social Change

Mothers Work: Confronting the Mommy Wars, Raising Children,...

Author: Michelle Napierski-Prancl
ISBN: 9781498514590
Format: Hardback
$131.37

Through a series of focus group interviews and an analysis of the media and popular culture, Mothers Work explores...  Read More >>

State Capitalism under Neoliberalism: The Case of Agriculture and Food in Brazil

State Capitalism under Neoliberalism: The Case of Agriculture...

Author: Alessandro Bonanno ,  Josefa Salete Barbosa Cavalcanti
ISBN: 9781498589895
Format: Hardback
$131.37

This book analyzes state capitalism in Brazilian agri-food under neoliberalism and investigates the actions of the...  Read More >>

The Animal in the Synagogue: Franz Kafka's Jewishness

The Animal in the Synagogue: Franz Kafka's Jewishness...

Author: Dan Miron
ISBN: 9781498595131
Format: Hardback
$131.37

This book argues that both Franz Kafka's personality and his literary activity were perceived by himself as exemplifying...  Read More >>

The Legitimation Crisis of the Orthodox Church in the United States: From Assimilation to Incorporation

The Legitimation Crisis of the Orthodox Church in the...

Author: Cezara O. Crisan
ISBN: 9781498562935
Format: Hardback
$116.78

Located at the intersection of the sociology of immigration and sociology of religion, this book discusses the history...  Read More >>

Simone de Beauvoir and the Colonial Experience: Freedom, Violence, and Identity

Simone de Beauvoir and the Colonial Experience: Freedom,...

Author: Nathalie Nya
ISBN: 9781498558099
Format: Hardback
$116.78

Simone de Beauvoir and the Colonial Experience presents a gendered and female perspective of French colonialism...  Read More >>

Representing Kink: Fringe Sexuality and Textuality in Literature, Digital Narrative, and Popular Culture

Representing Kink: Fringe Sexuality and Textuality in...

Author: Sara K. Howe ,  Susan E. Cook
ISBN: 9781498590853
Format: Hardback
$131.37

Representing Kink raises awareness about nonnormative texts and erotic practices and desires through engagement...  Read More >>

The Jewish Bible: A Material History

The Jewish Bible: A Material History

Author: David Stern
ISBN: 9780295746173
Format: Paperback
$51.02

In The Jewish Bible: A Material History, David Stern explores the Jewish Bible as a material object-the Bibles that...  Read More >>

Handbook of Trauma, Traumatic Loss, and Adversity in Children: Development, Adversity's Impacts, and Methods of Intervention

Handbook of Trauma, Traumatic Loss, and Adversity in...

Author: Kathleen Nader (Private practice, Texas, USA)
ISBN: 9781138605206
Format: Paperback
$187.00

The Handbook of Trauma, Traumatic Loss, and Adversity in Children is a developmentally oriented book rich with findings...  Read More >>

Under Construction: Technologies of Development in Urban Ethiopia

Under Construction: Technologies of Development in Urban...

Author: Daniel Mains
ISBN: 9781478006411
Format: Paperback
$37.88

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Latter-day Screens: Gender, Sexuality, and Mediated Mormonism

Latter-day Screens: Gender, Sexuality, and Mediated...

Author: Brenda R. Weber
ISBN: 9781478004868
Format: Paperback
$43.72

Brenda R. Weber examines the ways in which the mediation of Mormonism through film, TV, blogs, YouTube videos, and...  Read More >>

Adventures of the Horse Doctor's Husband

Adventures of the Horse Doctor's Husband

Author: Justin B Long
ISBN: 9781948169219
Format: Paperback
$38.68

When he wedded a veterinarian, chasing horses down the Interstate wasn't in the vows... If you love animals, you'll...  Read More >>

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