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Product Description: With a population of just 329,000 (barely more than Nottingham), Iceland is the most thinly-populated country in Europe, and 80% of it is uninhabited. Despite this, in the 1100 years since humans first settled there, the Icelanders have built a remarkably resourceful, diverse and robust community – and they have never had to go to war...read more

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9781861514721 | Mereo Books, March 19, 2016, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: With a population of just 329,000 (barely more than Nottingham), Iceland is the most thinly-populated country in Europe, and 80% of it is uninhabited.

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Product Description: Originating in Finland in eighteen-sixty-five, Educational Sloyd used handicrafts practised in schools to promote educational completeness through the interdependence of the mind and body. These radical ideas spread throughout Europe and America and had a significant impact on the early development of manual training, manual arts, industrial education and technical education...read more

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9780415814812 | Taylor & Francis, August 20, 2013, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: Originating in Finland in eighteen-sixty-five, Educational Sloyd used handicrafts practised in schools to promote educational completeness through the interdependence of the mind and body.

An intriguing introduction to a notorious and disturbing international phenomenon, The Terrorism Reader draws together material from a variety of experts, clearly explaining their opinions on terrorism, to allow understanding, conjecture and debate. David J. Whittaker explores all aspects of terrorism from its definition, psychological and sociological effects, legal and ethical issues to counter-terrorism. This Reader illustrates the growth and variety of terrorism in an original way with a series of case-studies from four continents including: the Taliban and the al-Qaida terror network, and George W. Bush's war against terrorism ETA and Spain the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia the Liberation Tigers in Sri Lanka the IRA and UFF in Northern Ireland the Shining Path in Peru. This new edition also includes a case study on events in London in July 2005, fully updated chapters on the conflict in the Lebanon in 2006, and two new chapters on terrorism and ethics, and terrorism and the law.
By David J. Whittaker (editor)

Hardcover:

9780415687317 | 4 revised edition (Routledge, May 3, 2012), cover price $150.00
9780415422451 | 3 edition (Routledge, August 20, 2007), cover price $152.00 | About this edition: An intriguing introduction to a notorious and disturbing international phenomenon, The Terrorism Reader draws together material from a variety of experts, clearly explaining their opinions on terrorism, to allow understanding, conjecture and debate.
9780415301015 | 2 edition (Routledge, April 1, 2003), cover price $140.00 | About this edition: The Terrorism Reader explores all aspects of terrorism from its definition, its psychological and sociological effects, and the surrounding legal and ethical issues, to counter-terrorism.
9780415221337 | Routledge, May 1, 2001, cover price $105.00 | also contains 8: An Animal Alphabet | About this edition: The Terrorism Reader explores all the aspects of terrorism from its definition, psychological and sociological effects, legal and ethical issues to counter-terrorism.

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9780415687324 | 4 revised edition (Routledge, May 3, 2012), cover price $54.95 | About this edition: The Terrorism Reader is an intriguing introduction to a notorious and disturbing international phenomenon.
9780415422468 | 3 edition (Routledge, August 20, 2007), cover price $44.95 | About this edition: An intriguing introduction to a notorious and disturbing international phenomenon, The Terrorism Reader draws together material from a variety of experts, clearly explaining their opinions on terrorism, to allow understanding, conjecture and debate.
9780415301022 | 2 edition (Routledge, February 21, 2003), cover price $38.95 | About this edition: This updated edition now contains a chapter on The Taliban and the Al-Qaeda terror network as well as new material on George W.
9780415221344 | Routledge, May 1, 2001, cover price $33.95 | also contains A Suitcase Full of Ghosts: A Geronimo Stilton Adventure | About this edition: The Terrorism Reader explores all the aspects of terrorism from its definition, psychological and sociological effects, legal and ethical issues to counter-terrorism.

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Product Description: Read Joseph Smith's history as told by Joseph Smith himself. Winner of the Best Documentary Editing/Bibliography Award from the Mormon History Association in 2013.This book presents the six personal and church histories written, dictated, or closely supervised by Joseph Smith, founder and first president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints...read more

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9781606411964, titled "Joseph Smith Histories, 1832-1844: Joseph Smith Histories, 1832-1844" | Deseret Book Co, March 31, 2012, cover price $54.95 | About this edition: Read Joseph Smith's history as told by Joseph Smith himself.

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Product Description: The ever-present threat of terrorism and the growing human-rights backlash against anti-terrorist policies are becoming ever more significant on the international stage. Constant media-coverage and public concern have characterised the debate over the last ten years...read more

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9781405899802 | 1 edition (Taylor & Francis, September 11, 2009), cover price $42.95 | About this edition: The ever-present threat of terrorism and the growing human-rights backlash against anti-terrorist policies are becoming ever more significant on the international stage.

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Product Description: What is terrorism and where does it come from? Who are the people who perpetrate terror? What are their motives? Terrorism is now everybody's major and constant fear. This easy-to-read, concise account of terrorism provides the essential global guide to understanding what the threat is and exactly where it comes from...read more

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9780582772236 | Longman Pub Group, July 1, 2002, cover price $36.95 | About this edition: Examines acts of terrorism in the United States and around the world, focusing on the attacks on the World Trade Center, the Alfred P.

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9781405840859 | Revised edition (Taylor & Francis, November 17, 2006), cover price $23.95 | About this edition: What is terrorism and where does it come from?

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Product Description: Examining a number of case studies, including Palestinian, Afghan and Iraqi refugees, David J. Whittaker’s book provides a balanced introduction to this very controversial subject. Fuelled by extensive coverage in the media, the issue of asylum seekers and refugees is one of the most talked about subjects in contemporary politics...read more

Hardcover:

9780415360906 | Routledge, December 1, 2005, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: Examining a number of case studies, including Palestinian, Afghan and Iraqi refugees, David J.

Paperback:

9780415360913 | Routledge, December 1, 2005, cover price $33.95 | About this edition: Examining a number of case studies, including Palestinian, Afghan and Iraqi refugees, David J.

Miscellaneous:

9780203008461 | Routledge, November 4, 2005, cover price $28.95

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Product Description: A concise and accessible survey of this topical and complex subject, this is the first book of its type to focus on the terrorists, and their psychology, in an historical context. Focusing on a variety of prominent terrorist groups together with a number of less notorious ones, the book encourages readers to think about the mindset, motivation and tactics of terrorists...read more

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9780415320856 | Routledge, April 1, 2004, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: A concise and accessible survey of this topical and complex subject, this is the first book of its type to focus on the terrorists, and their psychology, in an historical context.

Paperback:

9780415320863 | Routledge, May 30, 2004, cover price $33.95 | About this edition: A concise and accessible survey of this topical and complex subject, this is the first book of its type to focus on the terrorists, and their psychology, in an historical context.

These essays consider the implications for Chinese socialism of the repudiation of the Cultural Revolution and the legacy of Mao Zedong as well as the meaning of the new definition and direction Mao's successors have given socialism.

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9781563247422 | M E Sharpe Inc, December 1, 1995, cover price $107.95 | About this edition: These essays consider the implications for Chinese socialism of the repudiation of the Cultural Revolution and the legacy of Mao Zedong as well as the meaning of the new definition and direction Mao's successors have given socialism.

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9781563247439 | M E Sharpe Inc, October 1, 1995, cover price $47.95 | About this edition: These essays consider the implications for Chinese socialism of the repudiation of the Cultural Revolution and the legacy of Mao Zedong as well as the meaning of the new definition and direction Mao's successors have given socialism.

Miscellaneous:

9780203499191, titled "The United Nations in Action" | Routledge, November 1, 2002, cover price $43.95

Fifty years after the creation of the United Nations, there exists a vigorous debate as to its limitations and possibilities. In United Nations in the Contemporary World, David J. Whittaker examines how the UN works and assesses its position as a world organisation.The author explores the nature of the UN as a regime in contemporary international relations. He considers the changing terms of reference of the UN and includes discussion of:* UN organisational procedures and principles;* recent historical case studies, including studies on peacekeeping* the role of the UN in global urbanisation, arms control and in supplying aid for refugees* past and future internal reform, goals, achievementsWith an annotated bibliography and a helpful glossary United Nations in the Contemporary World provides an interdisciplinary history of the UN and debates the key issues for its future. David J Whittaker gives a cogent analysis of how the UN addresses today's world problems and how it can adapt for the future.

Paperback:

9780415153171 | Routledge, October 1, 1997, cover price $33.95 | About this edition: Fifty years after the creation of the United Nations, there exists a vigorous debate as to its limitations and possibilities.

Miscellaneous:

9780203131534 | Routledge, January 4, 2002, cover price $29.95

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Product Description: A companion volume to their massive bibliography "Studies in Mormon History", 1830-1997, this descriptive history by a team of top Mormon scholars provides a comprehensive view of how the writing of Mormon history has evolved since the establishment of the church...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780252026195 | Univ of Illinois Pr, May 1, 2001, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: A companion volume to their massive bibliography "Studies in Mormon History", 1830-1997, this descriptive history by a team of top Mormon scholars provides a comprehensive view of how the writing of Mormon history has evolved since the establishment of the church.

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Product Description: A bibliography on historical literature about the Mormons, this volume provides author and topical listings of books, articles, theses, and dissertations dealing with the history of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints beginning with its inception in 1830. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9780252025655 | Univ of Illinois Pr, February 1, 2000, cover price $103.00 | About this edition: A bibliography on historical literature about the Mormons, this volume provides author and topical listings of books, articles, theses, and dissertations dealing with the history of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints beginning with its inception in 1830.

Conflict and Reconciliation in the Contemporary World gives a concise, original and multi-faceted introduction to the study of modern conflict situations. Using eight case- studies, from four continents: Yugoslavia, Israel, Northern Ireland, South Africa, El Salvador, Cambodia, Cyprus and Afghanistan, it includes discussion on: * threatened regional peace and security * cycles of internal discord, population displacement and violence * controversy over causes, progress and resolution * the value of external mediation, enforcement or intervention such as sanctions or "punishments" * means, timing and permanence of reconciliation.

Hardcover:

9780415183260 | Routledge, September 1, 1999, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: Conflict and Reconciliation in the Contemporary World gives a concise, original and multi-faceted introduction to the study of modern conflict situations.

Paperback:

9780415183277 | Routledge, September 1, 1999, cover price $33.95 | About this edition: Conflict and Reconciliation in the Contemporary World gives a concise, original and multi-faceted introduction to the study of modern conflict situations.

Miscellaneous:

9780203026403 | Routledge, March 11, 2002, cover price $29.95

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Product Description: Clean pages, tight binding. Light wear.
By David J. Whittaker (editor)

Hardcover:

9780842523158 | Brigham Young Univ Univ Pubns, September 1, 1994, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Clean pages, tight binding.

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Product Description: In 1838, suffering from persecution, hardship, and uncertainty, members of the Quorum of the Twelve must have been astonished at the revelation that said: And next spring, let them depart to go over the great waters, and there promulgate my gospel...read more

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9780875795461 | Deseret Book Co, March 1, 1992, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: In 1838, suffering from persecution, hardship, and uncertainty, members of the Quorum of the Twelve must have been astonished at the revelation that said: And next spring, let them depart to go over the great waters, and there promulgate my gospel.

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Product Description: The apostle Paul wrote to the Corinthians, "Though I speak with the tongues of men and of angels, and have not charity, I am become as sounding brass, or a tinkling cymbal" (1 Corinthians 13:1). Since then, the terms "tinkling cymbals" and "sounding brass" have often been used to signify words of emptiness and confusion--describing perfectly most writings critical of the Latter-day Saints...read more

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9780875795164 | Deseret Book Co, August 1, 1991, cover price $31.95 | About this edition: The apostle Paul wrote to the Corinthians, "Though I speak with the tongues of men and of angels, and have not charity, I am become as sounding brass, or a tinkling cymbal" (1 Corinthians 13:1).

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