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Kissing in the Chapel, Praying in the Frat House: Wrestling with Faith and College

Kissing in the Chapel, Praying in the Frat House: Wrestling with Faith and College by Adam J. CopelandThis collection includes essays from twenty-one writers in their twenties reflecting on their struggles to reconcile their religious beliefs with their college experiences. Organized into five sections, the essays address questions of tradition and identity, sex and sexuality, vocation and call, negotiating relationships, and life beyond college.
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No Mind Left Behind: Understanding and Fostering Executive Control - The Eight Essential Brain Skills Every Child Needs to Thriv

No Mind Left Behind: Understanding and Fostering Executive Control - The Eight Essential Brain Skills Every Child Needs to Thriv by Adam J. CoxFrom the cutting edge of brain science, eight crucial skills for children?s future success?now in paperback.

From a clinical psychologist who has devoted his clinical and research work to the study of executive control skills, here is a program for helping children master the eight essential cognitive skills that are critical for success in life in work:

? Taking initiative ? Screening out distractions

? Organizing ? Thinking flexibly

? Planning ? Regulating emotions

? Self-monitoring ? Using memory effectively

Using case studies and anecdotes, Dr. Cox presents a comprehensive and practical plan for...

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Understanding and Applying Cryptography and Data Security

Understanding and Applying Cryptography and Data Security by Adam J. ElbirtA How-to Guide for Implementing Algorithms and ProtocolsAddressing real-world implementation issues, Understanding and Applying Cryptography and Data Security emphasizes cryptographic algorithm and protocol implementation in hardware, software, and embedded systems. Derived from the author's teaching notes and research publications, the text is designed for electrical engineering and computer science courses. Provides the Foundation for Constructing Cryptographic ProtocolsThe first several chapters present various types of symmetric-key cryptographic algorithms. These chapters examine basic...
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Mechanotransduction

Mechanotransduction by Adam J. Engler

Progress in Molecular Biology and Translational Science provides a forum for discussion of new discoveries, approaches, and ideas in molecular biology. It contains contributions from leaders in their fields and abundant references.

Volume 126 features in-depth reviews that focus on the tools required to investigate mechanotransduction. Additional chapters focus on how we can use these tools to answer fundamental questions about the interaction of physical forces with cell biology, morphogenesis, and function of mature structures. Chapters in the volume are authored by a unique combination of...

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Atonement: A Guide for the Perplexed

Atonement: A Guide for the Perplexed by Adam J. JohnsonChristians agree that they are saved through the death and resurrection of Christ. But how is the atonement achieved in these events? This book offers an introduction to the doctrine of the
atonement focused on the unity and diversity of the work of Christ. Johnson reorients current patterns of thought concerning Christ's work by giving the reader a unifying vision of the immensely rich and diverse doctrine of the atonement, offering a sampling of its treasures, and cultivating the desire to further understand and apply these riches to everyday life. Where introductions to the atonement typically...
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Making Agreements in Medieval Catalonia

Making Agreements in Medieval Catalonia by Adam J. KostoThis study examines the role of written agreements in eleventh- and twelfth-century Catalonia, and how they determined the social and political order. By tracing the fate of these agreements - or convenientiae - from their first appearance to the late twelfth century, it is possible to demonstrate the remarkable stability of the fluid structures which they engendered in what is generally thought of as 'feudal society'. The process of documentary change reveals the true nature and pace of the 'transformation of the year 1000'. Analysis of the convenientia as an instrument of power and its interaction...
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Justice: Hope for Everyone Everywhere

Justice: Hope for Everyone Everywhere by Adam J. LiVecchi

Justice : Hope for Everyone Everywhere paints a big picture of God's greater story. The author, Adam LiVecchi, highlights the injustices in the world and shows how we can do Justice. The book was written to move God's people from a place of compassion to a place of action. There are more then 2000 Bible verses that have to do with justice and the poor. It is a central theme in both the Old and the New Testament. How we treat the poor is a direct reflection of how we feel about Jesus. Steve Stewart of Impact Nations writes - "I encourage everyone to read it, but only if you are prepared to be...

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Irenaeus, Joseph Smith, and God-Making Heresy

Irenaeus, Joseph Smith, and God-Making Heresy by Adam J. PowellIrenaeus, Joseph Smith, and God-Making Heresy analyzes the relationship between experiences of religious persecution and the development of complex belief systems entailing deification. By examining the histories of early Christians and early Mormons, the study not only highlights social processes at work in the first stages of these new religious movements but also demonstrates the enduring viability of the comparative method for research on religious communities and their beliefs.
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Demystifying Shamans and Their World: A Multidisciplinary Study

Demystifying Shamans and Their World: A Multidisciplinary Study by Adam J. Rock & Stanley KrippnerShamanism can be described as a group of techniques by which its practitioners enter the "spirit world," purportedly obtaining information that is used to help and to heal members of their social group. Despite a resurgence of interest in shamanism and shamanic states of consciousness, these phenomena are neither well-defined nor sufficiently understood. This multi-disciplinary study draws on the fields of psychology, philosophy and anthropology with the aim of demystifying shamanism. The authors analyse conflicting perspectives regarding shamanism, the epistemology of shamanic states of consciousness,...
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The United States Government Internet Directory 2016

The United States Government Internet Directory 2016 by Adam Jacobs
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The Meaning of Tingo: and Other Extraordinary Words from Around the World

The Meaning of Tingo: and Other Extraordinary Words from Around the World by Adam Jacot de BoinodMore information to be announced soon on this forthcoming title from Penguin USA
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Epistemic Liberalism: A Defence

Epistemic Liberalism: A Defence by Adam James Tebble

In the wake of what has come to be called the 'cultural turn', it is often asked how the state should respond to the different and sometimes conflicting justice claims made by its citizens and what, ultimately, is the purpose of justice in culturally diverse societies.

Building upon the work of a diversity of theorists, this book demonstrates that there is a distinct 'epistemic' tradition of liberalism that can be used to critique contemporary responses to cultural diversity and their underlying principles of justice. It critically examines multicultural, nationalist and liberal egalitarian approaches...

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Business Insights: Europe: A Practical Guide to Company Formation, Employment Law and Taxation across the EU

Business Insights: Europe: A Practical Guide to Company Formation, Employment Law and Taxation across the EU by Adam JollyWhen setting up a business in the European Union or expanding into a new EU territory, business owners will encounter many new and unfamiliar regulations. Business Insights: Europe allows entrepreneurs to know ahead of time what legal, taxation and employment regulations they will face. A practical handbook and source of advice, Business Insights: Europe discusses the key issues that need to be addressed when drawing up a business plan for operating in an EU market. It gives a detailed breakdown of the legal, financial, tax and accounting practices business owners must observe to set up and...
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The Handbook of Work-based Pension Schemes: An Employer's Guide to Designing and Managing an Effective Pension Scheme

The Handbook of Work-based Pension Schemes: An Employer's Guide to Designing and Managing an Effective Pension Scheme by Adam JollyFrom 2012, all UK employers will be expected to start offering a pension to any employee who earns more than �5,000. This compulsory measure has far-reaching consequences for all players: not only will many new pension customers be brought into the market, but companies face strict deadlines and major fines if they do not comply.

The Handbook of Work-based Pension Schemes takes a practical approach the many issues now facing employers - use the government's own scheme or build a new company scheme over which they have more control? How will top performers be rewarded? How best to set an investment...

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The Growing Business Handbook: Inspiration and Advice from Successful Entrepreneurs and Fast Growing UK Companies

The Growing Business Handbook: Inspiration and Advice from Successful Entrepreneurs and Fast Growing UK Companies by Adam JollyThe Growing Business Handbook is a superb reference tool for all businesses with growth potential, filled with invaluable insights and guidance from SME specialists in finance, HR, marketing, innovation, people and IT, as well as help on enterprise risk and useful legal advice. It is the reference source of choice to help you ensure and manage business growth, particularly in challenging economic conditions. Now in its 16th edition, this book looks at all the areas ripe for exploitation by your growing business and discusses ways you can manage the associated risks. It gives a comprehensive...
Adam Jolly3 Apr 2015$55.00

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The Handbook of European Intellectual Property Management: Developing, Managing and Protecting Your Company's Intellectual Prope

The Handbook of European Intellectual Property Management: Developing, Managing and Protecting Your Company's Intellectual Prope by Adam JollyThe Handbook of European Intellectual Property Management is the definitive guide to best practice IP management and regulations, and empowers readers to maximise the value of their innovations and brands, by managing them as real business assets.
Adam Jolly2 Sep 2015$90.00

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The Handbook of Work-based Pension Schemes: An Employer's Guide to Designing and Managing an Effective Pension Scheme

The Handbook of Work-based Pension Schemes: An Employer's Guide to Designing and Managing an Effective Pension Scheme by Adam JollyA single-source guide to the challenges and opportunities presented by UK regulations on pension provision by all companies for their employees.
Adam Jolly31 Mar 2016$80.00

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Genocide: A Comprehensive Introduction

Genocide: A Comprehensive Introduction by Adam JonesGenocide: A Comprehensive Introduction is the most wide-ranging textbook on genocide yet published. The book is designed as a text for upper-undergraduate and graduate students, as well as a primer for non-specialists and general readers interested in learning about one of humanity's enduring blights. Fully updated to reflect the latest thinking in this rapidly developing field, this new edition: • Provides an introduction to genocide as both a historical phenomenon and an analytical-legal concept, including an extended discussion of the concept of genocidal intent, and the dynamism and...
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New Directions in Genocide Research

New Directions in Genocide Research by Adam Jones

Genocide studies is a relatively new field of comparative inquiry, but recent years have seen an increasing range of themes and subject-matter being addressed that reflect a variety of features of the field and transformations within it. This edited book brings together established scholars with rising stars and seeks to capture the range of new approaches, theories, and case studies in the field.

The book is divided into three broad sections:

  • Section I focuses on broad theories of comparative genocide, covering a number of different perspectives.
  • Section II critically reconsiders core themes...
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The Scourge of Genocide: Essays on Reflection

The Scourge of Genocide: Essays on Reflection by Adam Jones

The Scourge of Genocide collects essays, reviews, and reportage on the subjects of genocide and crimes against humanity by Adam Jones, recently selected as one of "Fifty Key Thinkers on the Holocaust and Genocide." The volume includes a number of previously-unpublished essays, and explores a range of debates and approaches in comparative genocide studies, such as:

  • Genocide, pedagogy, and visual representation.
  • Gender and "gendercide."
  • The role of media and communications in genocide.
  • The historiography of genocide studies.
  • "Subaltern genocide," or genocides by the oppressed.
  • Strategies of genocide...
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Crimes Against Humanity: A Beginner's Guide

Crimes Against Humanity: A Beginner's Guide by Adam JonesMurder, extermination, enslavement, ethnic cleansing, rape, and torture: when carried out in a widespread or systematic way, these constitute ‘crimes against humanity'. And the international community still has a long way to go to eradicate them. In examples ranging from the genocide in Darfur and Rwanda, to the sex trade of Eastern Europe, to the use of torture on detainees, Jones recounts touching real-life stories from victims and survivors of crimes against humanity worldwide. This guide outlines the history and current extent of key crimes against humanity, investigates the current stumbling...
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Rose Bowl Dreams: A Memoir of Faith, Family, and Football

Rose Bowl Dreams: A Memoir of Faith, Family, and Football by Adam Jones

God created college football as a grand gift to an imperfect world. I learned this as a very small boy living in the middle of the Texas Panhandle. In time I would come to believe that college football contained all of the joy, faith, pageantry, feeling, failure, and renewal that any person could hope for out of life. It taught me about patience and commitment, about enthusiasm and exasperation, about fatherhood and faith.



Like Norman Maclean's classic, A River Runs Through It, Rose Bowl Dreams is a memoir that transcends the limits of the sports genre to contemplate faith, love, grief and the...

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Beyond the Global Culture War

Beyond the Global Culture War by Adam K. Webb"Beyond the Global Culture War" presents a cross-cultural critique of global liberalism and argues for a broad-based challenge that can meet it on its own scale. Adam Webb is one of our most exciting and original young scholars, and this book is certain to generate many new debates. This timely volume probes many of the key challenges we face in the new millennium. This is essential reading for all students of politics and globalization.
Adam K. Webb26 Aug 2013$47.95

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Deep Cosmopolis: Rethinking World Politics and Globalization

Deep Cosmopolis: Rethinking World Politics and Globalization by Adam K. Webb

Too often, observers of globalization take for granted that the common ground across cultures is a thin layer of consumerism and perhaps human rights. If so, then anything deeper and more traditional would be placebound, and probably destined for the dustbin of history. But must this be so? Must we assume--as both liberals and traditionalists now tend to do--that one cannot be a cosmopolitan and take traditions seriously at the same time? This book offers a radically different argument about how traditions and global citizenship can meet, and suggests some important lessons for the contours...

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Solving Tough Problems: An Open Way of Talking, Listening, and Creating New Realities

Solving Tough Problems: An Open Way of Talking, Listening, and Creating New Realities by Adam Kahane
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Transformative Scenario Planning: Working Together to Change the Future

Transformative Scenario Planning: Working Together to Change the Future by Adam KahaneThis is the first book focused on how to do and use scenario planning - which is one of the most widely used tools in the world for strategic planning, change management, innovation, problem solving, and similar purposes - for social change at the community, national, and global levels. Adam Kahane is one of the world's pioneers and leaders on this topic and he is the author of two bestselling books.
Adam Kahane11 Sep 2012$17.95

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Power and Love: A Theory and Practice of Social Change

Power and Love: A Theory and Practice of Social Change by Adam KahaneA new approach, proven in the field, for making progress on our most important and difficult collective challenges Based on Kahane's first-hand experiences working with teams of business, government and civil society leaders around the world Profound, personal and practical The two main ways that people try to solve their toughest group, community and societal problems are fundamentally flawed. They either push for what they want at all costs-in it's most extreme form this means war-or try to completely avoid conflict, sweeping problems under the rug in the name of a superficial "peace." But...
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Turning the Tune: Traditional Music, Tourism, and Social Change in an Irish Village

Turning the Tune: Traditional Music, Tourism, and Social Change in an Irish Village by Adam KaulThe last century has seen radical social changes in Ireland, which have impacted all aspects of local life but none more so than traditional Irish music, an increasingly important identity marker both in Ireland and abroad. The author focuses on a small village in County Clare, which became a kind of pilgrimage site for those interested in experiencing traditional music. He begins by tracing its historical development from the days prior to the influx of visitors, through a period called "the Revival," in which traditional Irish music was revitalized and transformed, to the modern period, which...
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American Fiction in Transition: Observer-Hero Narrative, the 1990s, and Postmodernism

American Fiction in Transition: Observer-Hero Narrative, the 1990s, and Postmodernism by Adam KellyAmerican Fiction in Transition is a study of the observer-hero narrative, a highly significant but critically neglected genre of the American novel. Through the lens of this transitional genre, the book explores the 1990s in relation to debates about the end of postmodernism, and connects the decade to other transitional periods in US literature. Novels by four major contemporary writers are examined: Philip Roth, Paul Auster, E. L. Doctorow and Jeffrey Eugenides. Each novel has a similar structure: an observer-narrator tells the story of an important person in his life who has died. But each...
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The Makerspace Workbench: Tools, Technologies, and Techniques for Making

The Makerspace Workbench: Tools, Technologies, and Techniques for Making by Adam Kemp

Create a dynamic space for designing and building DIY electronic hardware, programming, and manufacturing projects. With this illustrated guide, you'll learn the benefits of having a Makerspace—a shared space with a set of shared tools—that attracts fellow makers and gives you more resources to work with. You'll find clear explanations of the tools, software, materials, and layout you need to get started—everything from basic electronics to rapid prototyping technology and inexpensive 3D printers.

A Makerspace is the perfect solution for many makers today. While you can get a lot done in a fully-decked...

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Sleep Deprivation Chamber

Sleep Deprivation Chamber by Adam Kennedy & Adrienne KennedyThe newest play--and first collaboration--by renowned playwright Adrienne Kennedy.
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The Good, the Bad, & the Ugly: Philadelphia Flyers: Heart-pounding, Jaw-dropping, and Gut-wrenching Moments from Philadelphia Fl

The Good, the Bad, & the Ugly: Philadelphia Flyers: Heart-pounding, Jaw-dropping, and Gut-wrenching Moments from Philadelphia Fl by Adam Kimelman

This monumental book about the Philadelphia Flyers not only documents all the best moments and personalities in the history of the team, but also unmasks the regrettably awful and the unflinchingly ugly. In entertaining—and unsparing—fashion, this book sparkles with Flyers highlights and lowlights, from wonderful and wacky memories to the famous and infamous. Such moments include the era of the "Broad Street Bullies" as well as the playoff drought in the late 1980s and early 1990s. Learn how visionary founding owner Ed Snider created the Flyers and sold the city of Philadelphia on the sport...

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100 Things Flyers Fans Should Know & Do Before They Die

100 Things Flyers Fans Should Know & Do Before They Die by Adam KimelmanKnowledge and memory are an important part of the fabric of being a fan. So are experiences. 100 Things also includes things fans should actually see and do before they join their heroes at the Pearly Gates. This book contains numerous tips and suggestions for enjoying a team on a different, more involved, level.
Adam Kimelman23 Jun 2014$11.99

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Archaeology in South Carolina: Exploring the Hidden Heritage of the Palmetto State

Archaeology in South Carolina: Exploring the Hidden Heritage of the Palmetto State by Adam KingScholars examine the rich human history of South Carolina from its earliest days to the present
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Benjamin Disraeli

Benjamin Disraeli by Adam KirschAdam Kirsch, a book critic for The New York Sun, is a frequent contributor to The New Yorker and The New Republic. He is the author of two poetry collections, The Thousand Wells and Invasions, and two works of nonfiction on poetry, The Wounded Surgeon and The Modern Element. He lives in New York City.

Adam Kirsch6 Aug 2009$21.00

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Why Trilling Matters

Why Trilling Matters by Adam Kirsch

Lionel Trilling, regarded at the time of his death in 1975 as America's preeminent literary critic, is today often seen as a relic of a vanished era. His was an age when literary criticism and ideas seemed to matter profoundly in the intellectual

Adam Kirsch19 Oct 2011$16.00

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The Wounded Surgeon: Confession and Transformation in Six American Poets: The Poetry of Lowell, Bishop, Berryman, Jarrell, Schwa

The Wounded Surgeon: Confession and Transformation in Six American Poets: The Poetry of Lowell, Bishop, Berryman, Jarrell, Schwa by Adam Kirsch

"One of the most promising young poet-critics in America" (Los Angeles Times) examines a revolutionary generation of poets.

Robert Lowell, Elizabeth Bishop, Sylvia Plath, John Berryman, Randall Jarrell, and Delmore Schwartz formed one of the great constellations of talent in American literature. In the decades after World War II, they changed American poetry forever by putting themselves at risk in their poems in a new and provocative way. Their daring work helped to inspire the popular style of poetry now known as "confessional." But partly as a result of their openness, they have become better...
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The Modern Element: Essays on Contemporary Poetry

The Modern Element: Essays on Contemporary Poetry by Adam Kirsch

A collection of bold, insightful, and controversial essays by "a poetry critic of the very first order" (New York Times).

Over the last ten years, through essays in The New Republic, The New Yorker, and other magazines, Adam Kirsch—"one of the most promising young poet-critics in America" (Los Angeles Times)—has established himself among the most controversial and fearless critics writing today. Sure to cause heated debate, this collection of essays surveys the world of contemporary poetry with boldness and insight, whether Kirsch is scrutinizing the reputation of popular poets such as Billy...
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Invasions: New Poems

Invasions: New Poems by Adam KirschIn his second collection of poems, Adam Kirsch examines the world we live in now, a world in which the dangers of history have invaded the pleasures of private life. His connected poems use traditional forms to create a free, contemporary music amidst the omens of the post-September 11 world. Mr. Kirsch is at home with all the strange juxtapositions of our culture: he can celebrate 'the paradisal sighs' of Jane Birkin and still hear the 'angelic harmonies' of Handel's Messiah; he can observe military jets trailing 'stripes of smoke' and find the quiet of a synagogue in Queens. Invasions is a...
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Rocket and Lightship: Essays on Literature and Ideas

Rocket and Lightship: Essays on Literature and Ideas by Adam Kirsch

A collection of essays from a "great poet-critic-intellectual" (Daily Beast).

Adam Kirsch has been described as "elegant and astute...[a] critic of the very first order" (Michiko Kakutani, New York Times). In these brilliant, wide-ranging essays, published over the last eight years in the New Republic, The New Yorker, and elsewhere, Kirsch shows how literature can illuminate questions of meaning, ethics, and politics, and how those questions shape the way we take pleasure in art. In Rocket and Lightship he examines the work and life of writers past and present, from intellectuals Susan Sontag, Hannah...
Adam Kirsch28 Nov 2014$22.73

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Emblems of the Passing World: Poems after Photographs by August Sander

Emblems of the Passing World: Poems after Photographs by August Sander by Adam KirschAugust Sander's photographic portraits of ordinary people in Weimar Germany inspire this uncanny new collection of poems by one of America's most celebrated writers and critics

Through his portraits of ordinary people—soldiers, housewives, children, peasants, and city dwellers—August Sander, the German photographer whose work chronicled the extreme tensions and transitions of the twentieth century, captured a moment in history whose consequences he himself couldn't have predicted. Using these photographs as a lens, Adam Kirsch's poems connect the legacy of the First World War with the turmoil...
Adam Kirsch25 Oct 2015$21.99

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Mysteries of Wrestling: Solved

Mysteries of Wrestling: Solved by Adam Kleinberg & Adam NudelmanThis hysterical and informative look at the sports entertainment industry, written by the hosts of the longest-running professional wrestling radio show in history, reveals the answers to wrestling's deepest, darkest mysteries. Enlisting the help of some of the sport's biggest stars, including Steve Austin, Kamala, Chyna, and Sid Vicious, this wealth of insider information leaves no turnbuckle unsearched and no foreign object left behind. Who was the toughest wrestler outside of the ring? Just how much influence has Hulk Hogan exerted in getting jobs for his buddies? Did the Kliq really run...
Adam Kleinberg &
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Theories of International Trade

Theories of International Trade by Adam Klug

Before his untimely death in 2000, the brilliant young Israeli economic historian Klug conducted a thorough survey into the different theories of international trade. The results of this are now available here for the first time with an introduction from Warren Young and Michael Bordo.

Utilizing the inter-temporal open economy model as a case study, Theories of International Trade illuminates the phenomenon of recurrence and the problem of recurring doctrines in economic thought and analysis. This compelling book will be of interest to scholars in the history of economic thought, and to international...

Adam Klug23 Nov 2013$44.95

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What Determines U.S. Swap Spreads?

What Determines U.S. Swap Spreads? by Adam Kobor & Lishan Shi & Ivan ZelenkoThis title examines the evolution of the U.S. interest swap market. It reviews the theory and past empirical studies on U.S. swap spreads and estimates an error correction model for maturities of 2-, 5- and 10-year over the period 1994-2004. Financial theory depicts swaps as contracts indexed on LIBOR rates, rendered almost free of counterparty default risk by mark-to-market and collateralization. Swap spreads reflect the LIBOR credit quality (credit component) and a liquidity convenience premium present in Treasury rates (liquidity component). Multifactor models which were estimated on observed...
Adam Kobor &
Lishan Shi &
Ivan Zelenko
12 Jan 2014$10.00

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Crossing Boundaries and Weaving Intercultural Work, Life, and Scholarship in Globalizing Universities

Crossing Boundaries and Weaving Intercultural Work, Life, and Scholarship in Globalizing Universities by Adam Komisarof

This book generates a fresh, complex view of the process of globalization by examining how work, scholarship, and life inform each other among intercultural scholars as they navigate their interpersonal relationships and cross boundaries physically and metaphorically. Divided into three parts, the book examines: (1) the socio-psychological process of crossing boundaries constructed around nations and work organizations; (2) the negotiation of multiple aspects of identities; and (3) the role of language in intercultural encounters, in particular, adjustment taking place at linguistic and interactional...

Adam Komisarof9 Nov 2015$54.95

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Awkwardness

Awkwardness by Adam KotskoArgues that the awkwardness of our age is a key to understanding human experience.
Adam Kotsko28 Dec 2010$9.99

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Why We Love Sociopaths: A Guide To Late Capitalist Television

Why We Love Sociopaths: A Guide To Late Capitalist Television by Adam KotskoSociopaths are pervasive in contemporary television, from high-brow drama all the way down to cartoons -- and of course the news as well. From the scheming Eric Cartman of South Park to the seductive imposter Don Draper of Mad Men, cold and ruthless characters captivate us, making us wish that we could be so effective and successful. Yet why should we admire characters who get ahead by being amoral and uncaring? In his follow-up to Awkwardness, Adam Kotsko argues that the popularity of the ruthless sociopath reflects our dissatisfaction with a failed social contract, showing that we believe...
Adam Kotsko5 Feb 2013$11.99

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Zizek and Theology

Zizek and Theology by Adam KotskoSlavoj Žižek has been called an "academic rock star." As public visibility of the Slovenian philosopher and psychoanalyst increases, so too does the depth of his engagement with Christian theology. Žižek's recent work includes extended treatments of key Christian thinkers from Paul, Pascal, and Kierkegaard to G. K. Chesterton and C. S. Lewis, while Christology and other theological themes have provided crucial points of reference. Žižek has even said that "to become a true dialectical materialist, one should go through the Christian experience."
But Žižek's work on Christianity...
Adam Kotsko4 Jun 2014$23.99

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Creepiness

Creepiness by Adam KotskoA sequel to Awkwardness and Why We Love Sociopaths, Creepiness explores popular culture to examine the worst character trait of all.
Adam Kotsko24 Jan 2015$9.99

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Contract Law: An Index and Digest of Published Writings

Contract Law: An Index and Digest of Published Writings by Adam KramerThis unique book provides an index of the most useful and important academic and other writings on contract law from articles, journals and books.
Adam Kramer15 Oct 2014$49.99

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