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  • !Presente!: Latin@ Immigrant Voices in the Struggle for Racial Justice/Voces de Inmigrantes Latin@s En La Lucha Por La Justicia Ra, Paperback
    Read the media coverage of the increasingly heated debate around immigration reform in the United States: two dominant narratives emerge. From Lou Dobbs to Sean Hannity, commentators on the right have crafted an image rooted in fear, demonizing undocumented immigrants as a threat to national securit..
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  • 'Honour' Killing and Violence, Paperback
    An interdisciplinary collection providing an analysis of practices and beliefs that lead to violence against women, men and children in the name of 'honour'. NUME CARTE: 'Honour' Killing and Violence, PaperbackISBN: 1137289554PRET EDITURA: 145.99AUTOR(i): Aisha K GillEDITURA: Palgrave MacMillanCOPER..
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  • 100 Things They Don't Want You To Know, Paperback
    A perfect read for fans of conspiracies and unexplained events, it uncovers some of the world's greatest unsolved crimes, cover-ups and disappearances. NUME CARTE: 100 Things They Don't Want You To Know, PaperbackISBN: 1786488507PRET EDITURA: 75.99AUTOR(i): Daniel SmithEDITURA: Quercus PublishingCOP..
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  • 100 Things They Don't Want You To Know, Paperback
    The author of }100 Places You Will Never Visit{ sets out to uncover the truth behind 100 unexplained events that have been shrouded in secrecy for generations. 150 full-colour photos, maps and artworks. NUME CARTE: 100 Things They Don't Want You To Know, PaperbackISBN: 1848669127PRET EDITURA: 113.99..
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  • 12th Planet: Book I of the Earth Chronicles, Paperback
    Over the years, startling evidence has been uncovered, challenging established notions of the origins of life on Earth--evidence that suggests the existence of an advanced group of extraterrestrials who once inhabited our world.The first book of the revolutionary Earth Chronicles series offers indis..
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  • 1966 and Not All That, Paperback
    A collection of superlative writing and new football thinking, published to coincide with the 50th anniversary of the 1966 World Cup. NUME CARTE: 1966 and Not All That, PaperbackISBN: 1910924083PRET EDITURA: 67.99AUTOR(i): Mark PerrymanEDITURA: Watkins PublishingCOPERTA: BrosataDATA APARITIEI: Mai 2..
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  • 1968: Those Were the Days, Hardcover
    A compendium of milestone stories and watershed events in popular culture, politics and news at home and abroad. NUME CARTE: 1968: Those Were the Days, HardcoverISBN: 0750984309PRET EDITURA: 113.99AUTOR(i): Brian WilliamsEDITURA: History PressCOPERTA: CartonataDATA APARITIEI: Octombrie 2017DATA PUBL..
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  • 2020, Paperback
    A timely and thought-provoking title that offers both analysis and creative solutions for the uncertain world in which we now live, and the future we face. NUME CARTE: 2020, PaperbackISBN: 1473640350PRET EDITURA: 75.99AUTOR(i): Paul CornishEDITURA: Hodder & StoughtonCOPERTA: BrosataDATA APARITIEI: I..
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  • 21 Lessons for the 21st Century
    **FROM THE AUTHOR OF THE MILLION COPY BESTSELLER SAPIENS** Yuval Noah Harari returns in August 2018 with a new book, 21 Lessons for the 21st Century. In bringing his focus to the here and now, Harari will help us to grapple with a world that is increasingly hard to comprehend, encouraging us to focu..
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  • 642 Things to Write About Me, Hardcover
    A new journal in the 642 series, offering journalers the chance to write about themselves, with the aid of quirky prompts. NUME CARTE: 642 Things to Write About Me, HardcoverISBN: 1452147302PRET EDITURA: 98.99AUTOR(i): Jason RobertsEDITURA: Chronicle BooksCOPERTA: CartonataDATA APARITIEI: Martie 201..
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  • 9/11: The Simple Facts: Why the Official Story Can't Possibly Be True, Paperback
    Books on 9/11 tend to get dismissed as ``conspiracy theories`` but that won't work with this one, because it contains no theories at all about who did what. It simply focuses on flaws in the official story that have led more than 1500 architects and engineers, with 25,000 years of professional exper..
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  • A Brief History of Feminism, Hardcover
    The history of feminism? The right to vote, Susan B. Anthony, Gloria Steinem, white pantsuits? Oh, but there's so much more. And we need to know about it, especially now. In pithy text and pithier comics, A Brief History of Feminism engages us, educates us, makes us laugh, and makes us angry. It beg..
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  • A Cherokee Encyclopedia, Hardcover
    A quick reference guide for many of the people, places, and things connected to the United Keetoowah Band of Cherokees, as well as for the other officially recognized Cherokee groups, the Cherokee Nation and the Eastern Band of Cherokees. NUME CARTE: A Cherokee Encyclopedia, HardcoverISBN: 082633951..
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  • A Critical Introduction to Queer Theory, Paperback
    A Critical Introduction to Queer Theory explores the ways in which sexuality, subjectivity and sociality have been discursively produced in various historical and cultural contexts. The book begins by putting gay and lesbian sexuality and politics in historical context and demonstrates how and why q..
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  • A Fortunate Man: The Story of a Country Doctor, Paperback
    In this quietly revolutionary work of social observation and medical philosophy, Booker Prize-winning writer John Berger and the photographer Jean Mohr train their gaze on an English country doctor and find a universal man--one who has taken it upon himself to recognize his patient's humanity when i..
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  • A Geology of Media, Paperback
    Media history is millions, even billions, of years old. That is the premise of this pioneering and provocative book, which argues that to adequately understand contemporary media culture we must set out from material realities that precede media themselves--Earth's history, geological formations, mi..
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  • A Guide to Gender: The Social Justice Advocate's Handbook, Paperback
    The first edition was featured as #1 best-seller in Gender on Amazon, and is being used by gender studies & sociology professors on 3 continents. Now with a new foreword by the author, brand new chapters, fixed tpyos, and more gender 100% of royalties from this edition go directly to hues, a global ..
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  • A Hands-On Approach to Teaching about Aging: 32 Activities for the Classroom and Beyond, Paperback
    A one-of-a-kind guide to active, engaging learning strategies for aging studiesHarnessing the proven benefits of active learning strategies, this is the first activity book created for a broad spectrum of courses in aging-related higher education. It features 32 classroom and community-based educati..
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  • A Kayak Full of Ghosts: Eskimo Folk Tales, Paperback
    Includes tales from Iceland, Sudan, Palestine, Lebanon, Tibet, amongst others. This series contains volumes which include 20 to 30 tales, accompanied by an introduction and a historical overview which give readers insights into the culture, the folk literature, and the lives of the people in the reg..
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  • A Man Named Dave: A Story of Triumph and Forgiveness, Paperback
    A Man Named Dave, which has sold over 1 million copies, is the gripping conclusion to Dave Pelzer's inspirational and New York Times bestselling trilogy that began with A Child Called ``It`` and The Lost Boy.``All those years you tried your best to break me, and I'm still here. One day you'll see, I..
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  • A Midwife's Tale: The Life of Martha Ballard, Based on Her Diary, 1785-1812, Paperback
    WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE Drawing on the diaries of one woman in eighteenth-century Maine, this intimate history illuminates the medical practices, household economies, religious rivalries, and sexual mores of the New England frontier. Between 1785 and 1812 a midwife and healer named Martha Balla..
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  • A Queer History of the United States, Paperback
    Winner of a 2012 Stonewall Book Award in nonfiction A Queer History of the United States is more than a who s who of queer history: it is a book that radically challenges how we understand American history. Drawing upon primary-source documents, literature, and cultural histories, scholar and activ..
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  • A Search in Secret Egypt, Paperback
    In this book, philosopher Paul Brunton (1898-1981) encounters the mysteries and magic of Egypt in the 1930s, including an eerie yet illuminating night spent alone inside the Great Pyramid. Alongside his explorations of ancient Egypt's monuments and gods, Brunton encounters a variety of occultists, f..
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  • A Short Border Handbook: A Journey Through the Immigrant's Labyrinth, Paperback
    An exhilarating and darkly comical exploration of migration and borders from an Albanian who grew up in Hoxha's madhouse, longing to cross to Greece, only to find another seam of absurdities and disappointments on his eventual arrival. After spending his childhood in Albania, and fantasizing about l..
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  • A Sky Without Eagles, Paperback
    A Sky Without Eagles is the first printed collection of The Way of Men author Jack Donovan's essays and speeches. Beginning with his viral hit, "Violence is Golden," A Sky Without Eagles assembles Donovan's best standalone commentary from 2010 through 2014. In his straightforward but disarmingly sin..
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  • A Story as Sharp as a Knife: The Classical Haida Mythtellers and Their World, Paperback
    The Haida world is a misty archipelago a hundred stormy miles off the coasts of British Columbia and Alaska. For a thousand years and more before the Europeans came, a great culture flourished in these islands. The masterworks of classical Haida sculpture, now enshrined in many of the world's great ..
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  • A Testament of Hope: The Essential Writings and Speeches of Martin Luther King, Jr., Paperback
    "We've got some difficult days ahead," civil rights activist Martin Luther King, Jr., told a crowd gathered at Memphis's Clayborn Temple on April 3, 1968. "But it really doesn't matter to me now because I've been to the mountaintop. . . . And I've seen the promised land. I may not get there with you..
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  • Accessories After the Fact: The Warren Commission, the Authorities & the Report on the JFK Assassination, Paperback
    Originally published in 1967, Meagher's masterful dissection of the Warren Report, based on the Warren Commission's own evidence, has stood the test of time. In some cases, declassifications of government records have corroborated the author's suspicions and analyses, such as her amazing assertion t..
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  • Accidental Activists: Mark Phariss, Vic Holmes, and Their Fight for Marriage Equality in Texas, Hardcover
    In early 2013 same-sex marriage was legal in only ten states and the District of Columbia. That year the Supreme Court's decision in United States v. Windsor appeared to open the door to marriage equality. In Texas, Mark Phariss and Vic Holmes, together for sixteen years and deeply in love, wondered..
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  • Achieving Successful Transitions for Young People with Disab, Paperback
    Best practice guide to managing transitions between services for young people aged 14+ with additional needs. NUME CARTE: Achieving Successful Transitions for Young People with Disab, PaperbackISBN: 1849055688PRET EDITURA: 120.99AUTOR(i): Jill HughesEDITURA: Jessica Kingsley PublishersCOPERTA: Brosa..
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  • Activity Schedules for Children with Autism: Teaching Independent Behavior, Paperback
    Activity schedules are a set of pictures or words that cue a child to follow a sequence of steps. The second edition of this text discusses the latest research that points to positive outcomes from using activity schedules, including better self-management, decreased problem behaviours and improved ..
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  • Advertising and Consumer Culture in China, Paperback
    Provides a comprehensive analysis of Chinese advertising as an industry, a discourse and profession in China's search for modernity and cultural globalisation. NUME CARTE: Advertising and Consumer Culture in China, PaperbackISBN: 0745671179PRET EDITURA: 96.99AUTOR(i): Hongmei LiEDITURA: Wiley-Blackw..
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  • Aerotropolis: The Way We'll Live Next, Paperback
    This brilliant and eye-opening look at the new phenomenon called the aerotropolis gives us a glimpse of the way we will live in the near future--and the way we will do business too. Not so long ago, airports were built near cities, and roads connected one to the other. This pattern--the city in the ..
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  • Africa's Gift to America: The Afro-American in the Making and Saving of the United States, Paperback
    Originally published in 1959 and revised and expanded in 1989, this book asserts that Africans had contributed more to the world than was previously acknowledged. Historian Joel Augustus Rogers devoted a significant amount of his professional life to unearthing facts about people of African ancestry..
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  • African Americans by the Numbers: Understanding and Interpreting Statistics on African American Life, Hardcover
    African Americans comprise approximately 12 percent of the population of the United States--a sizable proportion. Yet African Americans are incarcerated at rates disproportionate to their overall population in the United States. By examining a wide range of socioeconomic topics and supplying necessa..
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  • African Exodus, Paperback
    An urgent analysis of the causes of migration from across the African continent, considering the most constructive methods for combating corrupt regimes, and for amending the EU to be less complicit in the chain of events that necessitates emigration. NUME CARTE: African Exodus, PaperbackISBN: 19103..
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  • African Myths and Folk Tales, Paperback
    How was the earth formed, and where did animals come from? Why does the hippopotamus live in water, and why do cats chase rats? Imaginative answers to these and other age-old questions can be found among the rich oral traditions of Africa. Generations of listeners have delighted in these fanciful ex..
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  • African Oral Literature, Paperback
    ..``. its pages come alive with wonderful illustrative material coupled with sensitve and insightful commentary.`` --Reviews in Anthropology..``. the scope, breadth, and lucidity of this excellent study confirm that Okpewho is undoubtedly the most important authority writing on African oral literatu..
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  • After the Flood: Exploring Operational Resilience, Paperback
    When disaster strikes, the amount of planning done ahead of time will dictate how quickly a system can recover and return to normal. Even the largest and most complex organizations can experience upset and disruption, whether by flood, fire, power failure, earthquake, or anything else that life can ..
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  • After the Internet, Hardcover
    An original and compelling title that looks at the internet, and into the concern that it has heightened rather than combated various forms of political and social inequality. Also available in paperback. NUME CARTE: After the Internet, HardcoverISBN: 1509506179PRET EDITURA: 302.99AUTOR(i): Ramesh S..
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  • After the Internet, Paperback
    Illustrates how post�digital cultures are changing the internet as we know it from a system which is increasingly centralized into something more subversive. NUME CARTE: After the Internet, PaperbackISBN: 1509506187PRET EDITURA: 90.99AUTOR(i): Ramesh SrinivasanEDITURA: Polity PressCOPERTA: BrosataDA..
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  • Against Equality: Queer Revolution, Not Mere Inclusion, Paperback
    When rights go wrong.Does gay marriage support the right-wing goal of linking access to basic human rights like health care and economic security to an inherently conservative tradition?Will the ability of queers to fight in wars of imperialism help liberate and empower LGBT people around the world?..
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  • Age of Migration, Paperback
    5th edition. NUME CARTE: Age of Migration, PaperbackISBN: 0230355773PRET EDITURA: 210.99AUTOR(i): Stephen CastlesEDITURA: Palgrave MacMillanCOPERTA: BrosataDATA APARITIEI: Decembrie 2013DATA PUBLICARE: 2013FORMAT: 233x156x22..
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  • Agroecology: Science and Politics, Paperback
    Our global food system is largely based on unsustainable industrial agricultural practices, is a major source of greenhouse gas emissions, is controlled by a handful of large corporations and produces unhealthy food. Agroecology is a solution to these increasingly urgent problems. After decades of b..
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  • Alchemy of Race and Rights, Paperback
    Patricia Williams is a lawyer and a professor of commercial law, the great-great-granddaughter of a slave and a white southern lawyer. The Alchemy of Race and Rights is an eloquent autobiographical essay in which the author reflects on the intersection of race, gender, and class. Using the tools of ..
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  • Aliens, God, and the Bible: A Theological Speculative Study of the Bible's Alien Mysteries, Paperback
    Bridge the Christian religion-science gap as The Reverend Doctor Joel Graves explores what the Bible says, what it means, and what it might mean--especially in the near future. This theological speculative study of the Bible takes the reader into the nature of the universe and how it works scientifi..
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  • All About Drugs and Young People, Paperback
    Guide to everything parents and professionals need to know about drugs, from how to support young people, to specific drug information. NUME CARTE: All About Drugs and Young People, PaperbackISBN: 1849054274PRET EDITURA: 102.99AUTOR(i): Julian CohenEDITURA: Jessica Kingsley PublishersCOPERTA: Brosat..
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  • All That Is Solid Melts Into Air, Paperback
    A new edition of the seminal bestseller, first published in 1982, widely acclaimed as one of the greatest books on modernism that established Berman as a leading thinker of our time and gave birth to a distinctive style of cultural investigation. NUME CARTE: All That Is Solid Melts Into Air, Paperba..
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