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  • Sapiens A Brief History Of Humankind

    Harari,Yuval Noah
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    Sapiens A Brief History Of Humankind

  • Crítica da Modernidade

    Touraine,Alain
    (1433343)

    O Ocidente acreditou, durante muito tempo, que a modernidade era o triunfo da razão, a destruição das tradições e das crenças, mas, actualmente, todas as «categorias» que estavam submetidas às «elites esclarecidas» revoltaramse e recusaram chamar...

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  • What Got You Here Won't Get You There

    Goldsmith,Marshall
    (9273506)

    Your hard work is paying off. You are doing well in your field. But there is something standing between you and the next level of achievement. That something may just be one of your own annoying habits.Perhaps one small flaw - a behaviour you barely...

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  • Making All Black Lives Matter - Reimagining...

    Ransby, Barbara
    (9942170)

    This title is part of American Studies Now and available as an e-book first. Visit ucpress.edu/go/americanstudiesnow to learn more. In the wake of the murder of unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin in 2012 and the exoneration of his killer, three black...

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  • Disaster Governance In Urbanising Asia

    Miller,Michelle Ann
    (9940695)

    This edited book approaches the threat and impact of environmental disasters on Asia's urban populations from a governance perspective. It adopts a multi-sector and multi-disciplinary approach to disaster governance that emphasises the importance of...

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  • Latinos In The United States - What Everyone...

    Stavans, Ilan
    (9941195)

    As the largest and youngest minority group in the United States, the 60 million Latinos living in the U.S. represent the second-largest concentration of Hispanic people in the entire world, after Mexico. Needless to say, the population of Latinos in...

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  • Ageing In Everyday Life - Materialities And...

    Katz, Stephen
    (9942137)

    This book applies theoretical insights from the sociology of everyday life to specific issues related to aging in contemporary society. Drawing on ethnographic, technological, media, and cultural research, the contributors argue that the making of...

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  • Thinking English Translation - Analysing And...

    Cragie, Stella
    (9940102)

    Thinking English Translation is a practical guide to analysing and translating English source texts. Section I focuses on pre-translation analysis where students are guided to consider the features of a variety of English texts and the various...

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  • Rhythms Of Writing - An Anthropology Of Irish...

    Wulff, Helena
    (9942580)

    This is the first anthropological study of writers, writing and contemporary literary culture. Drawing on the flourishing literary scene in Ireland as the basis for her research, Helena Wulff explores the social world of contemporary Irish writers,...

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  • Food And Power - A Culinary Ethnography Of...

    Avieli, Nir
    (9942227)

    Drawing on ethnography conducted in Israel since the late 1990s, Food and Power considers how power is produced, reproduced, negotiated, and subverted in the contemporary Israeli culinary sphere. Nir Avieli explores issues such as the definition of...

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  • Civilized Rebels - An Inside Story Of The...

    Smith, Dennis
    (9939898)

    Civilized Rebels compares in depth four very well-known literary and political figures, who all opposed arrogant regimes and became prisoners. Through comparative biographies of Oscar Wilde, Jean Amery, Nelson Mandela and Aung San Suu Kyi, it...

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  • After The Cradle Falls - What Child Abuse Is,...

    Jonson-Reid, Melissa
    (9941172)

    There may be no other social problem so common, yet so little understood by the general public, as child abuse and neglect. This book is intended to help remedy that situation. After the Cradle Falls integrates examples from folklore, songs, and news...

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  • Poverty Propaganda - Confronting The Myths

    Shildrick, Tracy
    (9942119)

    The topic of poverty and the poor frequently arises in political conversations, but it's rarely defined clearly, let alone closely analyzed so that we can understand what poverty actually is and what it means for those who endure it. This book aims...

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  • Mimesis And Alterity - A Particular History...

    Taussig,Michael
    (9940899)

    In this ambitious and accomplished work, Taussig explores the complex and interwoven concepts of mimesis, the practice of imitation, and alterity, the opposition of Self and Other. The book moves from the nineteenth-century invention of mimetically...

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  • Women And Religion - Contemporary And Future...

    Ruspini, Elisabetta
    (9942134)

    This book gathers contributions from a wide range of fields to address the broad topic of women and religion. The contributors use a variety of qualitative and quantitative methods to address key themes and issues such as the attitudes of different...

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  • Research For Effective Social Work Practice

    Krysik,Judy
    (9940909)

    Very often research texts for social work students are dry, boring, and hard for students to relate to. Not this book. Nor do authors Judy L. Krysik and Jerry Finn shy away from teaching research skills that are actually interesting and useful to...

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  • Managing Welfare Expectations And Social...

    Mok, Ka Ho
    (9940056)

    Much has been written about the challenges Asian governments face in response to rapid socio-economic changes and the resulting social needs and welfare expectations. Indeed, heated debates have emerged when scholars in social development, social...

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  • The Minority Women And Austerity - Survival...

    Bassel, Leah
    (9942140)

    As austerity measures continue throughout Europe, its effects are felt differently by different groups of citizens. This book looks at how minority women in France and Britain have coped with austerity. Crucially, it casts them not as passive victims...

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  • Global Finance - Places, Spaces And People

    Hall, Sarah
    (9940300)

    The financial crisis of 2007-2008 and its aftermath have resulted in the role of money and finance within the global economy becoming the subject of considerable debate in public, policy, and media circles. Global Finance is a timely look at the...

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  • Interrogating Ethnography - Why Evidence...

    Lubet, Steven
    (9941182)

    In this comprehensive review of urban ethnography, Steven Lubet encountered a field that relies heavily on anonymous sources, often as reported by a single investigator whose underlying data remain unseen. Upon digging into the details, he discovered...

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  • The Far Away Brothers - Two Young Migrants...

    Markham, Lauren
    (9942712)

    The deeply reported story of identical twin brothers who escape El Salvador's violence to build new lives in California--fighting to survive, to stay, and to belong. Growing up in rural El Salvador in the wake of the civil war, Ernesto Flores had...

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  • Youth Marginality In Britain - Contemporary...

    Blackman, Shane
    (9942149)

    Though they tend to get less attention than other disadvantaged groups, huge numbers of young people today in Britain are marginalized, experiencing isolation, social hardship, gender and ethnic discrimination, and overall social stigma--a situation...

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  • Engaged Anthropology - Politics Beyond The...

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    Does anthropology have more to offer than just its texts? In this timely and remarkable book, Stuart Kirsch shows how anthropology can--and why it should--become more engaged with the problems of the world. Engaged Anthropology draws on the author's...

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  • Geography Of The Everyday - Toward An...

    Sullivan, Robert
    (9942185)

    Anthropologists, psychologists, feminists, and sociologists have long studied the 'everyday,' the quotidian, the taken-for-granted; however, geographers have lagged behind in engaging with this slippery aspect of reality. Now, Rob Sullivan makes the...

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  • The Anthropology Of Sport - Bodies, Borders,...

    Besnier,Niko
    (9941250)

    Few activities bring together physicality, emotions, politics, money, and morality as dramatically as sport. In Brazil's stadiums or China's parks, on Cuba's baseball diamonds or Fiji's rugby fields, human beings test their physical limits, invest...

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  • Indigenous Criminology

    Cunneen, Chris
    (9942123)

    Indigenous Criminology is the first book to explore indigenous peoples' contact with criminal justice systems comprehensively in a contemporary and historical context. Drawing on comparative indigenous material from North America, Australia, and New...

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  • Stars For Freedom - Hollywood, Black...

    Raymond,Emilie
    (9941246)

    From Oprah Winfrey to Angelina Jolie, George Clooney to Leonardo DiCaprio, Americans have come to expect that Hollywood celebrities will be outspoken advocates for social and political causes. However, that wasn't always the case. As Emilie Raymond...

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  • Poverty, Inequality And Social Work - The...

    Cummins, Ian
    (9942138)

    This book draws on the theoretical frameworks of Bourdieu, Wacquant, and others to offer a critical sociological analysis of the effects of neoliberalism and austerity politics on the role of social work and wider welfare provision. The book is...

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  • Contingent Citizens - Professional Aspiration...

    Hull, Elizabeth
    (9942555)

    Contingent Citizens examines the ambiguous state of South Africa's public sector workers and the implications for contemporary understandings of citizenship. It takes us inside an ethnography of the professional ethic of nurses in a rural hospital in...

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  • "We Are All Fast-Food Workers Now" - The...

    Orleck, Annelise
    (9941690)

    The story of low-wage workers rising up around the world to demand respect and a living wage. We Are All Fast Food Workers Now: The Global Uprising Against Poverty Wages traces the evolution of a new global labor movement sparked and sustained by...

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  • The Cambridge Handbook Of Sociology

    Korgen, Kathleen Odell
    (9939917)

    Whether a student, an instructor, a researcher, or just someone interested in understanding the roots of sociology and our social world, The Cambridge Handbook of Sociology, Volume 2 is for you. This second volume of the Handbook covers specialties...

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  • Same Family, Different Colors - Confronting...

    Tharps, Lori L
    (9941688)

    Weaving together personal stories, history, and analysis, Same Family, Different Colors explores the myriad ways skin-color politics affect family dynamics in the United States. Colorism and color bias--the preference for or presumed superiority of...

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  • Anthropology For Development - From Theory To...

    Eversole, Robyn
    (9940140)

    Anthropology for Development: From Theory to Practice connects cross-cultural social theory with the concerns of development policy and practice. It introduces the reader to a set of key ideas from the field of anthropology of development, and...

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  • Poverty, Inequality And Social Work - The...

    Cummins, Ian
    (9942130)

    This book draws on the theoretical frameworks of Bourdieu, Wacquant, and others to offer a critical sociological analysis of the effects of neoliberalism and austerity politics on the role of social work and wider welfare provision. The book is...

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  • Race Matters, 25th Anniversary - With A New...

    (9941725)

    The twenty-fifth-anniversary edition of the groundbreaking classic, with a new introduction First published in 1993, on the one-year anniversary of the Los Angeles riots, Race Matters became a national best seller that has gone on to sell more than...

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  • Priority Of Injustice - Locating Democracy In...

    Barnett, Clive
    (9942627)

    This original and ambitious work looks anew at a series of intellectual debates about the meaning of democracy. Clive Barnett engages with key thinkers in various traditions of democratic theory and demonstrates the importance of a geographical...

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  • Did The Mdgs Work? - Meeting Future...

    Besada, Hany
    (9942152)

    The Millennium Development Goals set by the United Nations were deliberately ambitious, and they've been the subject of much debate. Now, with the 2015 target date for many of the goals having passed, it's time to assess the goals and attempt to...

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  • Historical And Philosophical Perspectives On...

    Maehle, Andreas-Holger
    (9940112)

    This title was first published in 2002: This volume discusses the subject of biomedical ethics. Various views, historical and contemporary, are discussed, with the editors using the contrasting concepts in the shift from paternalism to autonomy in...

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  • Who Lives, Who Dies, Who Decides? - Abortion,...

    Ekland-Olson, Sheldon
    (9940021)

    Who Lives, Who Dies, Who Decides? looks at several of the most contentious issues in many societies. The book asks, whose rights are protected? How do these rights and protections change over time, and who makes those decisions? This book explores...

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  • Media And Development

    Vokes, Richard
    (9939753)

    At the start of the 21st century, the relationship between media and development has never felt more important. Following a series of 'media revolutions' throughout the developing world - beginning with the advent of cheap transistor radio sets in...

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  • Good Quality - The Routinization Of Sperm...

    Wahlberg, Ayo
    (9942257)

    From its crude and uneasy beginnings thirty years ago, Chinese sperm banking has become a routine part of China's pervasive and restrictive reproductive complex. Today, there are sperm banks in each of China's twenty-two provinces, the biggest of...

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  • Sentencing Multiple Crimes

    Ryberg, Jesper
    (9941155)

    Most people assume that criminal offenders have only been convicted of a single crime. However, in reality almost half of offenders stand to be sentenced for more than one crime. The high proportion of multiple crime offenders poses a number of...

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  • Food And Power - A Culinary Ethnography Of...

    Avieli, Nir
    (9942202)

    Drawing on ethnography conducted in Israel since the late 1990s, Food and Power considers how power is produced, reproduced, negotiated, and subverted in the contemporary Israeli culinary sphere. Nir Avieli explores issues such as the definition of...

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  • The Big Push - Exposing And Challenging The...

    Enloe, Cynthia
    (9942234)

    For over a century and in scores of countries, patriarchal presumptions and practices have been challenged by women and their male allies. 'Sexual harassment' has entered common parlance; police departments are equipped with rape kits; more than half...

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