Charles Eisenstein - Political Science - 2011 - 496 pages
Money, Gift, and Society in the Age of Transition Charles Eisenstein. At this
writing, all over the world machines stand idle. Factories have ground to a halt;
construction equipment sits derelict in the yard; parks and libraries are closing;
William A. Schabas - Law - 2011
Written by the leading expert in the field, the fourth edition of this seminal text considers the Court in action: its initial rulings, cases it has prosecuted and cases where it has decided not to proceed, such as Iraq.
Barry Unsworth - Fiction - 2012 - 320 pages
But as the novel opens, a blithe Sullivan has escaped and is making his way on foot to the north of England, stealing as he goes and sleeping where he can.
Salvatore Carollo - Business & Economics - 2011 - 224 pages
A concise, authoritative guide to understanding the complex, oft misunderstood oil markets, Understanding Oil Prices is an important resource for energy market participants, commodity traders and investors, as well as business journalists ...
Thomas A. Petrie - Business & Economics - 2013 - 272 pages
In Following Oil, he shares useful lessons he has learned about domestic and global trends in population and economic growth, a maturing resource base, variable national energy policies, and dynamic changes in geopolitical forces—and how ...
Brian Z. Tamanaha - Education - 2012 - 216 pages
When paired with a lack of regulatory oversight, the work environment of professors, the limited information available to prospective students, and loan-based tuition financing, the result is a system that is fundamentally unsustainable.
Robert I. Rotberg - Political Science - 2010 - 352 pages
The threat of terrorism has only heightened the problem posed by failed states. When States Fail is the first book to examine how and why states decay and what, if anything, can be done to prevent them from collapsing.
Barry Unsworth - Fiction - 2012 - 208 pages
Intriguing and suspenseful, Morality Play is an exquisite work that captivates by its power, while opening up the distant past as new to the reader.
Nahi Alon, Haim Omer - Psychology - 2006 - 168 pages
Richly illustrated with 24 case stories, this book explores the psychological processes involved in demonization and their implications for the effort to effect change in relationships, psychotherapy, and beyond the office or clinic in the ...
Ronald Doctor, Richard Lucas - Psychology - 2009 - 138 pages
This book is the result of a conference that was held at the Institute of Psychoanalysis entitled 'The Organic and the Inner World'. It was organised by the NHS Liaison committee of the British Psychoanalytical Society.
Richard A Meganck, Richard E Saunier - Political Science - 2013 - 336 pages
This unique dictionary and introduction to Global Environmental Governance (GEG), written and compiled by two veterans of the international stage, provides a compilation of over 5000 terms, organizations and acronyms, drawn from hundreds of ...
Roy Macskimming - Business & Economics - 2012
Canadian publishers large and small have nurtured a literature of extraordinary diversity and breadth, MacSkimming argues, giving us English Canada’s greatest cultural achievement. From the Hardcover edition.
Alexander McPherson - Science - 2011 - 280 pages
Richly illustrated throughout to clarify difficult concepts, this book takes a non-technical approach to crystallography that is ideal for professionals and graduate students in structural biology, biophysics, biochemistry, and molecular ...
David J. T. Sumpter - Science - 2010 - 312 pages
For the first time, the book combines traditional approaches to behavioral ecology with ideas about self-organization and complex systems from physics and mathematics.
Cushla Kapitzke, Bertram C. Bruce - Education - 2013 - 360 pages
This volume is the first to examine the social, cultural, and political implications of the shift from the traditional forms and functions of print-based libraries to the delivery of online information in educational contexts.
Michael M. Woolfson - Science - 2000 - 420 pages
The main part of the book critically examines five extant theories, including the current paradigm, the solar nebula theory, to determine how well they fit with accepted scientific principles and observations.
Vic Costello - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2012 - 451 pages
Companion website features a wealth of web resources, illustrations, and video tutorials demonstrating the key techniques presented in the book. Improve projects with core principles of visual communication and graphic design.