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Sowing Crisis: The Cold War and American Dominance in the Middle East

Rashid Khalidi - History - 2009 - 308 pages
PREFACE. The Cold War and how it played out in the Middle East have
fascinated me for many years. I began researching Soviet policy in the region in
the mid-1970s, and soon afterward began teaching about Soviet and American
Middle ...
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There Is No Alternative: Why Margaret Thatcher Matters

Claire Berlinski - Biography & Autobiography - 2011 - 400 pages
Ultimately, however, Claire Berlinski agrees with Thatcher: There was no alternative.
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The Lost Gospel of Judas Iscariot: A New Look at Betrayer and Betrayed

Bart D. Ehrman - Religion - 2006 - 208 pages
More important, Ehrman gives the reader a complete and clear account of what the book teaches and he shows how it relates to other Gospel texts--both those inside the New Testament and those outside of it, most notably, the Gnostic texts of ...
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Culture and Health: Applying Medical Anthropology

Michael Winkelman - Medical - 2008 - 512 pages
Praise for Culture and Health "Winkelman amazes us once more with the quality and scope of his new book, Culture and Health: Applying Medical Anthropology, as he helps us understand the way that medical anthropology's biocultural approach ...
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Beginning Database Design: From Novice to Professional

Clare Churcher - Computers - 2007 - 300 pages
This book offers numerous examples to help you avoid the many pitfalls that entrap new and not-so-new database designers.
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The 10,000 Year Explosion: How Civilization Accelerated Human Evolution

Gregory Cochran, Henry Harpending - History - 2009 - 288 pages
A provocative and fascinating new look at human evolution that turns conventional wisdom on its head, The 10,000 Year Explosion reveals the ongoing interplay between culture and biology in the making of the human race.
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"Do You Know...?": The Jazz Repertoire in Action

Robert R. Faulkner, Howard S. Becker - Social Science - 2009 - 192 pages
Faulkner and Becker’s vivid, detailed portrait of the musician at work holds valuable lessons for anyone who has to think on the spot or under a spotlight.
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You've Changed : Sex Reassignment and Personal Identity: Sex Reassignment ...

Women's Studies and Professor Laurie J. Shrage Director, Philosophy Florida International University - Psychology - 2009 - 232 pages
"You've Changed" examines the philosophical questions raised by the phenomenon of sex reassignment, and brings together the essays of scholars known for their work in gender, sexuality, queer, and disability studies, feminist epistemology ...
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Preparing for Weight Loss Surgery: Therapist Guide

Robin F. Apple, James Lock, Rebecka Peebles - Health & Fitness - 2006 - 136 pages
Interactive forms including food records and checklists, body image journals, and homework assignments found in the corresponding patient workbook round out this comprehensive treatment package.
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1000 Best Bartender Recipes

Suzi Parker - Cooking - 2005 - 576 pages
Go from novice mixer to expert in no time Learn the ropes from bartender extraordinaire Suzi Parker -101 shot recipes for the perpetually 21 -Over 100 tropical drinks for your next backyard barbecue or beachfront luau -Recreate the ...
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Disaster Recovery

Brenda D. Phillips - House & Home - 2009 - 546 pages
Designed for professional and classroom use, this volume thoroughly covers the disaster recovery process, offering vital insight into the evolving field of emergency management.
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Leading with Kindness: How Good People Consistently Get Superior Results

William F. BAKER Ph.D., Michael O'MALLEY Ph.D. - Business & Economics - 2008 - 256 pages
Readers will learn how they can use kindness to: • motivate employees, committee members, and others • recognize unique talents while nurturing all employees • establish a supportive environment • spur continuous organizational ...
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Beginning Database Design Solutions

Rod Stephens - Computers - 2010 - 552 pages
This book provides readers with proven methods and tools for designing efficient, reliable, and secure databases. Author Rod Stephens explains how a database should be organized to ensure data integrity without sacrificing performance.
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Going Organic: Mobilizing Networks for Environmentally Responsible Food ...

Stewart Lockie, K. Lyons, G. Lawrence - Agriculture - 2006 - 247 pages
This book sets out to examine what really is going on in the organic sector socially and politically.
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10-Minute Toughness: The Mental Training Program for Winning Before the Game ...

Jason Selk - Sports & Recreation - 2008 - 208 pages
You'll find the competitive edge you have been looking for in this power-packed guide.
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The A to Z of the Kurds

Michael M. Gunter - History - 2009 - 426 pages
Maps, a chronology of Kurdish history, an introductory essay on the Kurds, a dictionary containing several hundred entries on various aspects of the Kurdish experience, and an extensive bibliography comprise this volume.
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Preparing for Weight Loss Surgery : Therapist Guide: Therapist Guide

Robin F. Apple Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Stanford University, James Lock Lucile Salter Packard Children's Hospital Stanford University, Rebecka Peebles Division of Adolescent Medicine Stanford University - Health & Fitness - 2006 - 136 pages
Interactive forms including food records and checklists, body image journals, and homework assignments found in the corresponding patient workbook round out this comprehensive treatment package.
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Party Polarization in Congress

Sean M. Theriault - Political Science - 2008
This book examines more than 30 years of congressional history to understand how it is that the Democrats and Republicans on Capitol Hill have become so divided. It finds that two steps were critical for this development.
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Introductory Time Series with R

Paul S.P. Cowpertwait, Andrew V. Metcalfe - Mathematics - 2009 - 256 pages
This book gives the reader a step-by-step introduction to analyzing time series using the open source software R. Each time series model is illustrated through practical applications addressing contemporary issues, and is defined in ...
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The A to Z of Sikhism

W. H. McLeod - Religion - 2009 - 330 pages
Contrary to popular opinion, there is more to Sikhism than the distinctive dress.
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