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Product Description: After 9/11, the United States became a nation that sanctioned torture. Detainees across the globe were waterboarded, deprived of sleep, beaten by guards, blasted with deafening music and forced into obscene acts. Their torture presents a profound problem for literature: torturous pain and its traumatic aftermath have long been held to destroy language, shatter experience, and refuse representation...read more

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9781501315800, titled "Gestures of Testimony: Torture, Trauma, and Affect in Literature" | Bloomsbury USA Academic, July 14, 2016, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: After 9/11, the United States became a nation that sanctioned torture.

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Product Description: Living holds us between two places. It expresses what is most elementary—to be alive—and the absoluteness of our aspiration—finally living! But could we desire anything other than to live? In The Philosophy of Living, François Jullien meditates on Far Eastern thought and philosophy to analyze concepts that can be folded into a complete philosophy of living, including the idea of the moment, the ambiguity of the in-between, and what he calls the “transparency of morning...read more

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9780857422163 | Seagull Books, January 15, 2016, cover price $27.50 | About this edition: Living holds us between two places.

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Product Description: This volume is the most recent installment of the Progress in Motor Control series. It contains contributions based on presentations by invited speakers at the Progress in Motor Control VIII meeting held in Cincinnati, OH, USA in July, 2011...read more
By Kevin Shockley (editor)

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9781489996442 | Springer Verlag, June 19, 2015, cover price $259.00 | also contains Progress in Motor Control: Neural, Computational and Dynamic Approaches | About this edition: This volume is the most recent installment of the Progress in Motor Control series.

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Product Description: Youth Theatre: Drama for Life defines the youth theatre process, by outlining its constituent parts and explaining how these activities work in order to support young people’s development. As well as describing what is done in youth theatre, it also explores why it’s done and how to ensure the best possible outcomes...read more

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9781138841017 | Routledge, April 8, 2015, cover price $125.00 | About this edition: Youth Theatre: Drama for Life defines the youth theatre process, by outlining its constituent parts and explaining how these activities work in order to support young people’s development.
9780415276597, titled "Climate Change: Critical Concepts in the Environment and Physical Geography" | Routledge, October 1, 2002, cover price $55.01 | also contains Climate Change: Critical Concepts in the Environment and Physical Geography | About this edition: A collection of articles discuss climatic change and the effects on the environment, covering such topics as global warming, natural forces in climatic change, and what the future climate will be like.

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9781138841024 | Routledge, April 9, 2015, cover price $43.95 | About this edition: Youth Theatre: Drama for Life defines the youth theatre process, by outlining its constituent parts and explaining how these activities work in order to support young people’s development.

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Product Description: ‘Always keep your bowler on in times of stress. And watch out for diabolical masterminds.’ The Avengers is one of the most stylish and influential television series of all time, blending action and adventure with outrageous villains and a camp sense of fun...read more

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9781845830977 | Gardners Books, June 30, 2014, cover price $40.65 | About this edition: ‘Always keep your bowler on in times of stress.

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Product Description: Traumatic Affect explores the intersection of trauma theory and affect theory, two areas of significant relevance in contemporary literary, cultural and political studies. While both fields continue to independently offer crucial insights into individual and collective experience, an examination of the nexus of trauma and affect that develops new textual analyses and theoretical approaches is timely and necessary...read more
By Michael Richardson (editor)

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9781443848671 | Cambridge Scholars Pub, August 1, 2013, cover price $84.95 | About this edition: Traumatic Affect explores the intersection of trauma theory and affect theory, two areas of significant relevance in contemporary literary, cultural and political studies.

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Product Description: As the aftershocks of the latest economic meltdown reverberate throughout the world, and people organize to physically occupy the major financial centers of the West, few experts and even fewer governments have dared to consider a world without the powerful markets that brought on the crash...read more

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9780857420312 | Univ of Chicago Pr, April 15, 2013, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: As the aftershocks of the latest economic meltdown reverberate throughout the world, and people organize to physically occupy the major financial centers of the West, few experts and even fewer governments have dared to consider a world without the powerful markets that brought on the crash.

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Product Description: Each old photograph of Durham is accompanied by a recent image that shows the reader exactly how the city has changed over the years. Parts of the city have been altered beyond recognition in the last 40 years or so. See how the changes have happened...read more

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9781859835814 | Gardners Books, October 1, 2007, cover price $30.65

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9781780911403 | Gardners Books, April 1, 2012, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Each old photograph of Durham is accompanied by a recent image that shows the reader exactly how the city has changed over the years.

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Product Description: In This Strange Idea of the Beautiful, François Jullien explores what it means when we say something is beautiful. Bringing together ideas of beauty from both Eastern and Western philosophy, Jullien challenges the assumptions underlying our commonly agreed upon definition of what is beautiful and offers a new way of beholding art...read more

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9780857420107 | Seagull Books, January 15, 2016, cover price $27.50 | About this edition: In This Strange Idea of the Beautiful, François Jullien explores what it means when we say something is beautiful.

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Product Description: Es muy comun que algo desconocido se apodere de ti y eso te distancie de la persona que amas. Alguna vez has notado que estas fuera de ti?, que la persona que esta a tu lado es diferente de la que te enamoraste? Tal vez sea por la emocionalidad que ha ido ganando terreno en tu cuerpo y mente...read more

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9786074801453 | Italian edition edition (Ediciones B Mexico, December 1, 2011), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Es muy comun que algo desconocido se apodere de ti y eso te distancie de la persona que amas.

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Product Description: To grow up is to grow old. With time, great love can turn into indifference. This title compares Western and Eastern - specifically Chinese - ways of thinking about time and processes of change. It argues that our failure to notice the effects of cumulative changes over time is due to Western thought's foundations in classical Greek philosophies...read more

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9781906497873 | Univ of Chicago Pr, May 31, 2011, cover price $21.00 | About this edition: To grow up is to grow old.

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Product Description: A revolutionary approach to male sexuality offers the keys to achieving sexual fulfillment • Teaches how to retain semen for increased vitality and longer lovemaking • Explains the relationship-strengthening benefits of deep, sustained penetration • Includes foreplay approaches and position sequences Fulfilling sex nourishes love, increases vitality, and boosts mental health...read more

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9781594773112 | Destiny Books, June 18, 2010, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: A revolutionary approach to male sexuality offers the keys to achieving sexual fulfillment • Teaches how to retain semen for increased vitality and longer lovemaking • Explains the relationship-strengthening benefits of deep, sustained penetration • Includes foreplay approaches and position sequences Fulfilling sex nourishes love, increases vitality, and boosts mental health.

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Product Description: In Otherness in Hollywood Cinema, Michael Richardson argues that the Hollywood system has been the only national cinema with the resources and inclination to explore images of others through stories set in exotic and faraway places...read more

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9780826443526 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, June 17, 2010, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: In Otherness in Hollywood Cinema, Michael Richardson argues that the Hollywood system has been the only national cinema with the resources and inclination to explore images of others through stories set in exotic and faraway places.

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9780826463111 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, June 17, 2010, cover price $32.95 | About this edition: In Otherness in Hollywood Cinema, Michael Richardson argues that the Hollywood system has been the only national cinema with the resources and inclination to explore images of others through stories set in exotic and faraway places.

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Product Description: According to political philosopher Frédéric Gros, traditional notions of war and peace are currently being replaced by ideas of intervention and security. But while we may be able to speak of an end to war, this does not imply an end to violence...read more

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9781906497187 | Univ of Chicago Pr, July 15, 2010, cover price $29.00 | About this edition: According to political philosopher Frédéric Gros, traditional notions of war and peace are currently being replaced by ideas of intervention and security.

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Product Description: Georges Bataille was a philosopher, writer, librarian, pornographer and a founder of the influential journals Critique and Acéphale. He has had an enormous impact on contemporary thought, influencing such writers as Barthes, Baudrillard, Derrida, Foucault and Sontag...read more

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9781859848227 | Verso Books, September 1, 2002, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Translated by Krzysztof Filjalkowski and Michael RichardsonWinner of the 1987 Prix Goncourt for BiographyGeorges Bataille (1897–1962), philosopher, writer and founder of the influential literary review Critique, had an enormous impact on the thinking of Foucault, Derrida and Baudrillard, and his ideas have been the subjets of recent debates in a wide range of disciplines.

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9781859841532 | Verso Books, March 1, 2010, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Georges Bataille was a philosopher, writer, librarian, pornographer and a founder of the influential journals Critique and Acéphale.

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Product Description: A definitive study of partnership at work in the UK, with extensive surveys and interviews in organizations from the finance, NHS and local government sectors. The authors challenge conventional assumptions about the mutual interest associated with partnership, and find evidence of work intensification where partnership has been introduced...read more

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9780230006973 | Palgrave Macmillan, December 9, 2008, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: A definitive study of partnership at work in the UK, with extensive surveys and interviews in organizations from the finance, NHS and local government sectors.

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Product Description: Young Morley Charles worries that he's just not clever enough for the city's art school. He frets about his cap badge, the drawing competition and his father's conduct in Holland during World War Two. But the fibs he tells to advance himself in the eyes of friends, family and the local priest bring all manner of trouble...read more

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9780955138461 | Tindal st Pr Ltd, March 15, 2008, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Young Morley Charles worries that he's just not clever enough for the city's art school.

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Product Description: For Bataille, ‘the absence of myth’ had itself become the myth of the modern age. In a world that had ‘lost the secret of its cohesion’, Bataille saw surrealism as both a symptom and the beginning of an attempt to address this loss...read more

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9780860914198 | Verso Books, July 1, 1994, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: For Bataille, ‘the absence of myth’ had itself become the myth of the modern age.

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Product Description: Tracing the work of Luis Buñuel, Jacques Prévert, Nelly Kaplan, Walerian Borowcyzk, Jan vankmajer, Raul Ruiz and Alejandro Jodorowsky, this book charts the history of surrealist filmmaking in both Europe and Hollywood from the 1920s to the present day...read more

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9781845202255 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, June 4, 2006, cover price $109.95 | About this edition: Tracing the work of Luis Buñuel, Jacques Prévert, Nelly Kaplan, Walerian Borowcyzk, Jan vankmajer, Raul Ruiz and Alejandro Jodorowsky, this book charts the history of surrealist filmmaking in both Europe and Hollywood from the 1920s to the present day.

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9781845202262 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, June 4, 2006, cover price $32.95 | About this edition: Tracing the work of Luis Buñuel, Jacques Prévert, Nelly Kaplan, Walerian Borowcyzk, Jan vankmajer, Raul Ruiz and Alejandro Jodorowsky, this book charts the history of surrealist filmmaking in both Europe and Hollywood from the 1920s to the present day.

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Product Description: Fraud. It truly is an American epidemic. Epidemic may sound like a strong word, but after considering the latest figures on real estate fraud, you may feel the word isn't quite strong enough.In this detailed guide to mortgage fraud, you and your staff will discover the most common types of mortgage fraud, how the bad guys operate, and how to develop a pre-funding audit system, so you can be vigilant about combating and stopping fraud every step of the way...read more

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9780595372379 | Iuniverse Inc, November 30, 2005, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Fraud.

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Product Description: What is being done to counter threats of maritime terrorism and how effective are the safeguards? The author presents evidence that Al-Qaeda aims to disrupt the seaborne trading system, the backbone of the model global economy, and would use a crude nuclear explosive device or radiological bomb to do so if it could obtain one and position it to go off in a port-city, shipping strait or waterway that plays a key role in international trade...read more

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9789812302465 | Inst of Southeast Asian Studies, March 30, 2004, cover price $29.90 | About this edition: What is being done to counter threats of maritime terrorism and how effective are the safeguards?

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