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Data Analysis with Small Samples and Non-Normal Data

by Carl F. Siebert & Darcy Clay Siebert

In social sciences, education, and public health research, researchers often conduct small pilot studies (or may have planned for a larger sample but lost too many cases due to attrition or missingness), leaving...


Rural Poverty in the United States

by Ann Tickamyer, Jennifer Warlick & Jennifer Sherman

America's rural areas have always held a disproportionate share of the nation's poorest populations. Rural Poverty in the United States examines why. What is it about the geography, demography, and history of...


The Politics of Compassion: The Sichuan Earthquake and Civic Engagement in China

by Bin Xu

The 2008 Sichuan earthquake killed 87,000 people and left 5 million homeless. In response to the devastation, an unprecedented wave of volunteers and civic associations streamed into Sichuan to offer help. The...


100 Things Every Black Girl Should Know: for girls 10-100

by Taura Stinson, Adah Glenn & Stacey Debono

 

100 Things Every Black Girl Should Know is the quintessential collection of invaluable advice designed specifically for you, the young black girl trying to navigate her way through life, as well-seasoned woman...


The Big Redhead Book

by Erin La Rosa

The Big Redhead Book: Inside the Secret Society of Red Hair is an inside look into one of the most elite societies in the world—the real two percent. Well, you know, the two percent of the world's population...


Anne Bonny the Infamous Female Pirate

by Phillip Thomas Tucker

  • Not all pirates are men, nor are all damsels in distress. Here is the true saga of Irish born Anne Bonny, "Golden Age" pirate of the 18th Century Caribbean.

  • Hollywood has tried numerous times to reproduce Anne,...

  • The Politics of Compassion

    by Bin Xu

    The 2008 Sichuan earthquake killed 87,000 people and left 5 million homeless. In response to the devastation, an unprecedented wave of volunteers and civic associations streamed into Sichuan to offer help. The...


    Soldiers of Peace

    by Paul Chappell

    Soldiers of Peace, by West Point graduate and Iraq War veteran Paul K. Chappell, is the sixth book in his seven-book Road to Peace series.

    The titles in this important series can be read in any order. All are...


    Green Criminology

    by Michael J. Lynch

    This groundbreaking text provides an overview and assessment of green criminology as well as a call to action. Green Criminology draws attention to the ways in which the political-economic organization of capitalism...


    Deviance

    by Leon Anderson

    Deviance: Social Constructions and Blurred Boundaries draws on up-to-date scholarship across a wide spectrum of deviance categories, providing a symbolic interactionist analysis of the deviance process. The...


    iGen

    by Jean M. Twenge

    A highly readable and entertaining first look at how today’s members of iGen—the children, teens, and young adults born in the mid-1990s and later—are vastly different from their Millennial predecessors,...


    Dissident Dispatches

    by Andrew Fraser

    Dissident Dispatches is about Christian theology. It also gives voice to the ethno-patriotic concerns now fuelling the growth of the secular Alt-Right movement. Both reject the ongoing spiritual degeneration...


    Happy Vernday Birthcox

    by Robert Lowe

    Sex! Drugs! Rock and Roll! It was bogus labeling! Humans have always engaged in sex, drugs, and music.

    The story begins with a journey through The Robin Williams Tunnel (formerly The Waldo, or Rainbow Tunnel)....


    The Retro Future

    by John Michael Greer

    Industrial society is trying to "progress" without bothering to ask whether any sane person would want to live in the world that progress is creating. When every upgrade has more bugs and fewer benefits than...


    The Retro Future

    by John Michael Greer

    Industrial society is trying to “progress” without bothering to ask whether any sane person would want to live in the world that progress is creating. When every upgrade has more bugs and fewer benefits than...


    He's Always Been My Son

    by Janna Barkin

    This inspiring and moving story, told from the heart of an extraordinary family, recounts the emotional and uplifting journey of raising a transgender son. Janna Barkin's family has come a long way since their...


    Good Practice in Safeguarding Adults

    by Emily White, Adi Cooper, Caroline Norrie & Marilyn Taylor et al.

    Practice in safeguarding adults is changing, with a shift in approach to ensure it is person-centred and outcome-focused. The Care Act 2014 introduced new safeguarding duties for local authorities, and this...


    A Guide for Partners of Trans People

    by Jo Green

    Individuals who transition from one gender to another are often in some degree of a relationship, and over 55% of these relationships endure through the transition process. While more resources are emerging...


    Disability and Academic Exclusion: Voicing the Student Body

    by E. R. Weatherup

    Disability and Academic Exclusion employs disability theory to reveal cultural limitations to minority incorporation in education, historically demonstrated by the diminished reinscriptions of iconic minority...


    Inclusion in the American Military: A Force for Diversity

    by Michael D. Matthews, Morten G. Ender, David Rohall & Judith E. Rosenstein et al.

    This book provides an updated overview of the ways that diversity has been addressed in the military over the last 200 years by taking a closer look at particular forms of diversity including race, ethnicity,...