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The Substance of Style

Virginia Postrel - Social Science - 2009 - 272 pages
Whether it's sleek leather pants, a shiny new Apple computer, or a designer toaster, we make important decisions as consumers every day based on our sensory experience. Sensory ...
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The Power of Glamour: Longing and the Art of Visual Persuasion

Virginia Postrel - Business & Economics - 2013 - 288 pages
In provocative detail with more than one hundred illustrations, critically acclaimed author Virginia Postrel separates glamour from glitz, revealing what qualities make a ...
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Reinventing Collapse: The Soviet Experience and American Prospects

Dmitry Orlov - BUSINESS & ECONOMICS - 2013 - 208 pages
A guide to the decline of the American empire for individuals, families and communities
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Japan Transformed: Political Change and Economic Restructuring

Frances McCall Rosenbluth, Michael F. Thies - Political Science - 2010 - 264 pages
With little domestic fanfare and even less attention internationally, Japan has been reinventing itself since the 1990s, dramatically changing its political economy, from one ...
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France and the Construction of Europe, 1944-2007: The Geopolitical Imperative

Michael Sutton - History - 2007 - 366 pages
In the second half of the twentieth century France played the greatest role - even greater than Germany's - in shaping what eventually became the European Union. By the early ...
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Ours to Master and to Own: Workers' Control from the Commune to the Present

Dario Azzellini, Immanuel Ness - Business & Economics - 2011 - 400 pages
Capitalism would have us believe we need our bosses. This volume reveals the history of workers who dare to disagree
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THE HUNGRY WORLD

Nick Cullather - History - 2011 - 368 pages
Cullather has written an engrossing history of how the United States government, along with private philanthropies like the Ford and Rockefeller foundations, aimed to win the ...
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Understanding the Global Community

Zach P. Messitte, Suzette R. Grillot - Business & Economics - 2013 - 296 pages
Since the end of the Cold War,interaction among communities across the globe has increased exponentially. Globalization has changed how we live, how we communicate, what we eat ...
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Development and Diffusionism: Looking beyond Neopatrimonialism in Nigeria ...

Jeremiah I. Dibua - Political Science - 2012 - 274 pages
Neopatrimonial analysts attribute the failure of development policies in Nigeria to entirely internal problems emanating from the personalization of state resources by rulers ...
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Systems of Violence, Second Edition: The Political Economy of War and Peace ...

Nazih Richani - History - 2013 - 370 pages
Expanded new edition of an important study of the protracted violence in Colombia. This book examines the political, economic, and military factors that have contributed to ...
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