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Russia and East Asia: Informal and Gradual Integration: Informal and Gradual Integration

by Tsuneo Akaha & Anna Vassilieva

Russia has generally been neglected in the academic and policy discourse on regional integration in East Asia. This book fills this gap, with particular attention to the role of Pacific Russia in the deepening...


Narrating Black and Arab Bodies in the Contemporary United States: Narrating Arab and Black Identity in the Contemporary United States

by Therí A. Pickens

In the increasingly multi-racial and multi-ethnic American landscape of the present, understanding and bridging dynamic cross-cultural conversations about social and political concerns becomes a complicated...


Moose to Moccasins: The Story of Ka Kita Wa Pa No Kwe

by Madeline Katt Theriault

Born in a tent on Bear Island, Lake Temagami, in 1908, Madeline Katt Theriault could recall an earlier independent and traditional First Nations lifestyle.


"We Only Come Here to Struggle": Stories from Berida's Life

by Berida Ndambuki & Claire Cone Robertson

Here is the life history of Berida Ndambuki, a Kenyan woman trader born in 1936, who speaks movingly of her experiences under the turbulences of late British colonialism and independence. A poverty survivor,...


Psychology of Physical Activity: Determinants, Well-Being and Interventions

by Stuart J. H. Biddle & Nanette Mutrie

As modern lifestyles offer ever more opportunities for a sedentary existence, physical activity has become, for many, a marginal aspect of life. Too little physical activity is linked to common, often serious,...


Weapons of Mass Distraction

by Matthew Fraser

In its march to becoming the world's first hyper-power, the United States has been as dependent on its soft power - the allure of American lifestyles and culture - as it has been on the hard power of military...


Uprising

by Sally Armstrong

From Africa to Asia to the Americas, women are the key to progress on ending poverty, violence, and conflict. Award-winning humanitarian and journalist Sally Armstrong shows us why empowering women and girls is...


The Perfect Thing: How the iPod Shuffles Commerce, Culture, and Coolness

by Steven Levy

On October 23, 2001, Apple Computer, a company known for its chic, cutting-edge technology -- if not necessarily for its dominant market share -- launched a product with an enticing promise: You can carry an...


Zero Decibels: The Quest for Absolute Silence

by George M Foy

Have our noise-soaked lives driven us mad? And is absolute silence an impossible goal—or the one thing that can save us? A lively tale of one man’s quest to find the grail of total quiet.---

“ I don’t...


Shopping for God: How Christianity Went from In Your Heart to In Your Face

by James B. Twitchell

Not so long ago religion was a personal matter that was seldom discussed in public. No longer. Today religion is everywhere, from books to movies to television to the internet-to say nothing about politics....


Project Beta: The Story of Paul Bennewitz, National Security, and the Creation of a Modern UFO Myth

by Greg Bishop

THE HORRIFYING TRUE STORY OF A GOVERNMENT-AUTHORIZED CAMPAIGN OF DISINFORMATION THAT DEFINED AN ERA OF ALIEN PARANOIA AND DESTROYED ONE MAN'S LIFE.

In 1978, Paul Bennewitz, an electrical physicist living in...


Travels with Barley: A Journey Through Beer Culture in America

by Ken Wells

Do beer yeast rustlers really exist? Who patented the Beer Goddess? How can you tell a Beer Geek from a Beer Nazi? Where exactly is Beervana? Does Big Beer hate Little Beer?

Ken Wells, a novelist, Pulitzer...


The Real Toy Story: Inside the Ruthless Battle for America's Youngest Consumers

by Eric Clark

The American toy business is massive, world dominating, cutthroat, exciting, and increasingly willing to sacrifice our kids in its frantic rush for profit. And yet, for all its rapaciousness, the industry is...


Transforming Pain to Power: Unlock Your Unlimited Potential

by Daniel Beaty

Pain doesn't last always

Sometimes only for a night

Try not to resist

It hurts the more we fight

Overcoming life's difficulties is daunting. At times, it seems the burdens that we bear are too painful to overcome....


Sports Her Way: Motivating Girls to start and Stay with Sports

by Susan Wilson

Susan Wilson, a longtime coach and former college gymnastics champion, has written the practical guide for parents who want to encourage their daughters to start -- and stay with -- sports as a pathway to a...


Rocket Dreams: How the Space Age Shaped Our Vision of a World Beyond

by Marina Benjamin

In 1958, mankind's centuries-long flirtation with space flight became a torrid love affair. For a decade, tens of millions of people were enraptured -- first, by the U.S.-Soviet race to the moon, and finally,...


The Hallway Trilogy

by Adam Rapp

A harrowing trilogy from the OBIE Award-winning author of Red Light Winter.


The Advanced Genius Theory: Are They Out of Their Minds or Ahead of Their Time?

by Jason Hartley & Chuck Klosterman

Let the debate begin...

 

The Advanced Genius Theory, hatched by Jason Hartley and Britt Bergman over pizza, began as a means to explain why icons such as Lou Reed, David Bowie, and Sting seem to go from artistic...


China's Securities Market: Towards Efficient Regulation: Towards Efficient Regulation

by Jing Bian

This book provides an analysis of the development of the Chinese securities market, with special reference to the information disclosure regimes in Mainland China, the UK, and Hong Kong. It examines the listed...


Ngos in India: The Challenges of Women's Empowerment and Accountability

by Patrick Kilby

By examining how NGOs operate in Southern India in the early 2000's, this book discusses the challenges faced by small, local NGOs in the uncertain times of changing aid dynamics. The key findings focus on what...