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Sixty Million Frenchmen Can't Be Wrong

by Jean-Benoit Nadeau

The French... -Smoke, drink and eat more fat than anyone in the world, yet live longer and have fewer heart problems than Americans -Work 35-hour weeks, and take seven weeks of paid holidays per year, but are...


Pink Triangles and Rainbow Dreams. Essays About Being Gay in the Real World

by John Arthur Maddux

This book is intended for gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and non-gay readers. It is divided into three sections: "On Being Gay," "On Being Politically Correct," and "On Being Gay in the Real World."

Section...


Neither Wolf nor Dog: On Forgotten Roads with an Indian Elder

by Kent Nerburn

A great story about Kent Nerburn and his experiences with a Native American elder and others on a reservation. It's full of humor, pathos, and insight into the heart of the Native American people.


Barry's First Time

by John Derek

This book contains a depiction of a first person sexual act. Barry is straight. Or so he thinks. Until he sees his neighbor getting a blow job. It makes him wonder what is that all about. This is a first person...


The Real-World Guide to Coming Out: From Steven Petrow's Complete Gay & Lesbian Manners: A Workman Short

by Steven Petrow & Sally Chew

We've come a long way. But that doesn't mean that the process of coming out is clear-cut or without obstacles. Introducing an e-book for today's times-adapted from Steven Petrow's Complete Gay & Lesbian Manners...


Devouring Frida: The Art History and Popular Celebrity of Frida Kahlo

by Margaret A. Lindauer

The first full-length feminist analysis of Frida Kahlo and the myths surrounding her.


The Wolf at Twilight: An Indian Elder's Journey through a Land of Ghosts and Shadows

by Kent Nerburn

A note is left on a car windshield, an old dog dies, and Kent Nerburn finds himself back on the Lakota reservation where he traveled more than a decade before with a tribal elder named Dan. The touching, funny,...


Goddesses, Whores, Wives and Slaves: Women in Classical Antiquity

by Sarah B. Pomeroy

This book examines the status of women in classical society chronologically, from the portrayal of women in ancient Greek myth to the position of women in Ancient Rome. This digital edition was derived from...


The Resonance of Emptiness: A Buddhist Inspiration for Contemporary Psychotherapy

by Gay Watson

This work presents an exploration of Buddhist philosophy and practice as a potential resource for an approach to psychotherapy which is responsive to the needs of its time and context, and attempts to open up...


Scandal: Infamous Gay Controversies of the Twentieth Century

by Marc E Vargo

Examine the cornerstone incidents of modern gay political history!Scandal: Infamous Gay Controversies of the Twentieth Century is a compelling and thorough examination of same-sex controversies that range from...


Spiritualism and Society (Routledge Revivals)

by G. K. Nelson

First published in 1969, this title explores the origins of Spiritualism as a religious movement. The first part is a history of Spiritualism, with a focus on its origins within America and the development of...


The Girl Who Sang to the Buffalo: A Child, an Elder, and the Light from an Ancient Sky

by Kent Nerburn

A haunting dream that will not relent pulls author Kent Nerburn back into the hidden world of Native America, where dreams have meaning, animals are teachers, and the "old ones" still have powers beyond our...


The Culture of Narcissism: American Life in an Age of Diminishing Expectations

by Christopher Lasch

When The Culture of Narcissism was first published, it was clear that Christopher Lasch had identified something important: what was happening to American society in the wake of the decline of the family over...


Paris, Capital of Modernity

by David Harvey

Collecting David Harvey's finest work on Paris during the second empire, Paris, Capital of Modernity offers brilliant insights ranging from the birth of consumerist spectacle on the Parisian boulevards, the...


Fan Fiction and Copyright: Outsider Works and Intellectual Property Protection

by Aaron Schwabach

As long as there have been fans, there has been fan fiction. There seems to be a fundamental human need to tell additional stories about the characters after the book, series, play or movie is over. But developments...


The Political Economy of the Cambodian Transition

by Caroline Hughes

Cambodia underwent a triple transition in the 1990s: from war to peace, from communism to electoral democracy, and from command economy to free market. This book addresses the political economy of these transitions,...


The Politics of NGOs in Southeast Asia: Participation and Protest in the Philippines

by Gerard Clarke

The Politics of NGOs in Southeast Asia traces the history of the emergence of NGOs in the Philippines and southeast Asia and the political factors which encouraged this. The main focus is on the period from...


Girl Reading Girl in Japan

by Tomoko Aoyama & Barbara Hartley

Girl Reading Girl provides the first overview of the cultural significance of girls and reading in modern and contemporary Japan with emphasis on the processes involved when girls read about other girls.

The...


Home To Harlem

by Claude McKay & Wayne F. Cooper

A novel that gives voice to the alienation and frustration of urban blacks during an era when Harlem was in vogue


Beyond My Control: Forbidden Fantasies in an Uncensored Age

by Nancy Friday

The bestselling author of My Secret Garden exposes the wild and sexy fantasies that many of us have but are afraid to share.

For over thirty years, Nancy Friday has written about eros, love, beauty, and seduction....