Social science

Best Selling / Page 186

icon Subscribe to feed

Browse

Best Selling

New Releases

Our selection

Awards

 

Category

Delete Social science

 

In category

Political science (15118)

Sociology (10236)

Anthropology (2407)

Social Work (1607)

Media Studies (1561)

Criminology (1352)

Transportation (1232)

Human Geography (1041)

Regional Studies (795)

Archaeology (772)

Customs & Traditions (770)

Emigration & Immigration (469)

Military Science (407)

Discrimination & Race Relations (402)

 

Language

English (36502)

French (4370)

German (1527)

Spanish (1346)

Italian (2595)

 

Protection

All (36502)

DRM Free (3555)

DRM (32923)

More options

On Joanna Russ

by Farah Mendlesohn

A multifaceted look at one of science fiction and feminism’s most original voices


Monon Behavior Ciu

by Diego Manna

A funny pseudo-scientific journal in which humour and science are mixed, in the same way in which also english and italian languages are mixed. The result is a very comic sort of "new esperanto". This is the...


Monument Eternal: The Music of Alice Coltrane

by Franya J. Berkman

Long-awaited biography of an African American avant-garde composer


The Description of a New World, Called the Blazing-World

by Margaret Cavendish

The Description of a New World, Called The Blazing-World, better known as The Blazing World, is a 1666 work of prose fiction by English writer Margaret Cavendish, the Duchess of Newcastle. It has been described...


Ourika : This Is to Be Alone, This, This, Is Solitude!

by Lord Byron

Ourika is a delightful tale set in France during the French Revolution. George Gordon Byron (1788–1824), commonly known simply as Lord Byron, was an English poet and a leading figure in the Romantic movement....


Silent Interviews: On Language, Race, Sex, Science Fiction, and Some Comics-A Collection of Written Interviews

Movable Pillars: Organizing Dance, 1956-1978

by Katja Kolcio

How six professional dance organizations transformed the landscape of modern dance scholarship


Westover: Giving Girls a Place of Their Own

by Laurie Lisle

A century of girls’ education in the history of an extraordinary school


The Essays by Francis Bacon

by Francis Bacon

The Essays was the first published book by the philosopher, statesman and jurist Francis Bacon. Includes 58 essays. The Essays are written in a wide range of styles, from the plain and unadorned to the epigrammatic....


Getting Life: An Innocent Man's 25-Year Journey from Prison to Peace

by Michael Morton

“A devastating and infuriating book, more astonishing than any legal thriller by John Grisham” (The New York Times) about a young father who spent twenty-five years in prison for a crime he did not commit…and...


Women on the Verge

by Susan Fox Rogers

In this lively, eclectic collection, veteran anthologist Susan Fox Rogers explores the passionate experiences of lesbians that exist outside of sex and/or romance. From an essay on "being" Superman as a kid...


Tomlinson Hill

by Chris Tomlinson

A New York Times Best Seller!

Tomlinson Hill is the stunning story of two families—one white, one black—who trace their roots to a slave plantation that bears their name.

Internationally recognized for his...


The Great Illusion - A Study of the Relation of Military Power To National Advantage

by Norman Angel

Originally published in 1912. Author: Norman Angel Language: English Keywords: Social Sciences Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and...


Can't Catch a Break: Gender, Jail, Drugs, and the Limits of Personal Responsibility

by Susan Starr, Prof. Sered & Maureen, Prof. Norton-Hawk

Based on five years of fieldwork in Boston, Can't Catch a Break documents the day-to-day lives of forty women as they struggle to survive sexual abuse, violent communities, ineffective social and therapeutic...


Welsh Cave Legends (Folklore History Series)

by John Rhys

This fascinating book looks at the myths and superstitions connected with the Welsh landscape. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900's and before, are now extremely scarce and...


Yule, Beltane, And Halloween Festivals (Folklore History Series)

by James Napier

History and prehistoric investigations have shown quite clearly that prehistoric man worshipped the sun, the giver and vivifier of all life, as the supreme god. This book takes a fascinating look at the festivals...


Scottish Well Worship And Charm Stones (Folklore History Series)

by James M. Mackinlay

In glancing at the superstitions connected with Scottish lochs and springs, we are called upon to scan a chapter of our social history not yet closed. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back...


Aino Folklore - The People And Myths Of Northern Japan

by Basil Hall Chamberlain

The Aino people of Japan are very little known and where treated as savages when discovered by western travellers. Their religion was rich and cultured and this book opens the eyes of the reader to a culture...


The Tarot (Folklore History Series)

by D. F. Ranking

The history of tarot cards and card reading has a long and unexpected history. From ancient Egypt to the fashionable salons and backrooms of 1800's Paris. This fascinating book has something for the newcomer...


Music of the Common Tongue: Survival and Celebration in African American Music

by Christopher Small

“A magnificent book about Afro-American music and its impact on western culture. ”—Race and Class