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One hundred of the most common cliches and mistakenly held beliefs about the Middle East are debunked in this examination that illuminates the core of each issue in a straightforward and simple way.

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9780520247208 | Univ of California Pr, August 31, 2005, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: One hundred of the most common cliches and mistakenly held beliefs about the Middle East are debunked in this examination that illuminates the core of each issue in a straightforward and simple way.

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9780520247215 | Univ of California Pr, August 31, 2005, cover price $20.95 | About this edition: One hundred of the most common cliches and mistakenly held beliefs about the Middle East are debunked in this examination that illuminates the core of each issue in a straightforward and simple way.

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Product Description: Psychologist Mary M. Clare hit the highways to survey Americans of all ages and backgrounds for their thoughts on the state of the country. Beginning with the prompt, “What does change mean to you?” this book is a journey to listen to the opinions and beliefs that stretch across a nation...read more
By Morgan Blair (illustrator), Mary M. Clare, Ph. D. and Aaron Foster (illustrator)

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9780615441603 | Consortium Book Sales & Dist, October 11, 2011, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Psychologist Mary M.

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Product Description: Es gibt heute über 6000 Sprachen auf der Welt, doch Sprachwissenschaftler schätzen, dass davon bis zum Jahre 2050 die Hälfte ausgestorben sein könnte. Dieses ansprechend gestaltete und informative Buch lädt zu einer linguistischen Entdeckungsreise um den ganzen Globus ein - zu einer Reise, die uns diesen einzigartigen und bedrohten Schatz der Menschheit in vielen Facetten näherbringt...read more
By Martina Wiese (trans)

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9783827421005 | Spektrum Akademischer Verlag Gmbh, May 25, 2009, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Es gibt heute über 6000 Sprachen auf der Welt, doch Sprachwissenschaftler schätzen, dass davon bis zum Jahre 2050 die Hälfte ausgestorben sein könnte.

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Product Description: 1000 Symbols traces and reveals the historical and cross-cultural significance of 1000 commonly recognized symbols. Heaven and earth - all the symbols for the world around us: earth, air, fire, and water, as well as times of day or month, and the identities and symbolic role of the planets...read more

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9780785834335 | Chartwell Books, June 17, 2016, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: 1000 Symbols traces and reveals the historical and cross-cultural significance of 1000 commonly recognized symbols.
9780500283516 | Thames & Hudson, July 1, 2002, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: A comprehensive directory of symbols provides historical definitions and cross-cultural meanings for each, providing an alphabetical, cross-referenced index and organizing each symbol into related categories.

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Product Description: In 1926/27 the Soviet Central Statistical Administration initiated several yearlong expeditions to gather primary data on the whereabouts, economy and living conditions of all rural peoples living in the Arctic and sub-Arctic at the end of the Russian civil war...read more
By David G. Anderson (editor)

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9781845457662 | Berghahn Books, May 31, 2011, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: In 1926/27 the Soviet Central Statistical Administration initiated several yearlong expeditions to gather primary data on the whereabouts, economy and living conditions of all rural peoples living in the Arctic and sub-Arctic at the end of the Russian civil war.

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9781782380979 | Reprint edition (Berghahn Books, November 1, 2013), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: In 1926/27 the Soviet Central Statistical Administration initiated several yearlong expeditions to gather primary data on the whereabouts, economy and living conditions of all rural peoples living in the Arctic and sub-Arctic at the end of the Russian civil war.

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Product Description: As we approach twenty years since the end of the 1980s, we have the opportunity to see the decade in perspective, and are in a position to question the glib assumption that the 1980s were a mere conservative foil to the 1960s. The 1980s: A Critical and Transitional Decade, edited by Kimberly R...read more
By Duncan A. Campbell (editor) and Kimberly R. Moffitt (editor)

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9780739143131 | Lexington Books, December 1, 2010, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: As we approach twenty years since the end of the 1980s, we have the opportunity to see the decade in perspective, and are in a position to question the glib assumption that the 1980s were a mere conservative foil to the 1960s.

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9780739143148 | Lexington Books, December 1, 2010, cover price $48.99 | About this edition: The 1980s: A Critical and Transitional Decade, edited by Kimberly R.

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Product Description: Stanley Kubrick’s 2001: A Space Odyssey is widely recognized as a cult classic. Despite mixed critical reception, the dark and difficult movie mesmerized audiences at the time of its initial screening in 1968 and went on to become one the highest grossing films of the decade...read more

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9780984201051 | Prickly Paradigm, April 15, 2014, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Stanley Kubrick’s 2001: A Space Odyssey is widely recognized as a cult classic.

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Product Description: Dieser Buchtitel ist Teil des Digitalisierungsprojekts Springer Book Archives mit Publikationen, die seit den Anfängen des Verlags von 1842 erschienen sind. Der Verlag stellt mit diesem Archiv Quellen für die historische wie auch die disziplingeschichtliche Forschung zur Verfügung, die jeweils im historischen Kontext betrachtet werden müssen...read more
By Max Planck (editor)

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9783642938443, titled "25 Jahre Kaiser Wilhelm - Gesellschaft zur Förderung der Wissenschaften: Erster Band: Handbuch" | Springer Verlag, January 1, 1936, cover price $59.99 | About this edition: Dieser Buchtitel ist Teil des Digitalisierungsprojekts Springer Book Archives mit Publikationen, die seit den Anfängen des Verlags von 1842 erschienen sind.

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Product Description: Since the adoption of the World Heritage Convention in 1972, the notion that cultural and natural heritage need to be protected and properly utilized has gained popularity. Over time, however, such utilization concepts were less focused on ideas of sustainability and became increasingly influenced by commercial interests...read more

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9783110427769 | Walter De Gruyter Inc, August 14, 2015, cover price $56.00 | About this edition: Since the adoption of the World Heritage Convention in 1972, the notion that cultural and natural heritage need to be protected and properly utilized has gained popularity.

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Product Description: 50 Great Myths of Human Sexuality seeks to dispel commonly accepted myths and misunderstandings surrounding human sexuality, providing an enlightening, fascinating and challenging book that covers the fifty areas the author’s believe individuals must understand to have a safe, pleasurable and healthy sex life...read more

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9780470674338 | Blackwell Pub, April 20, 2015, cover price $89.95 | About this edition: 50 Great Myths of Human Sexuality seeks to dispel commonly accepted myths and misunderstandings surrounding human sexuality, providing an enlightening, fascinating and challenging book that covers the fifty areas the author’s believe individuals must understand to have a safe, pleasurable and healthy sex life.
9780385178785, titled "Dictionary of American Catholic Biography" | Doubleday, November 1, 1984, cover price $24.95 | also contains Dictionary of American Catholic Biography | About this edition: Offers brief profiles of clergy and lay people who have had an important influence on American Catholicism

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9780470674345 | Blackwell Pub, April 20, 2015, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: 50 Great Myths of Human Sexuality seeks to dispel commonly accepted myths and misunderstandings surrounding human sexuality, providing an enlightening, fascinating and challenging book that covers the fifty areas the author’s believe individuals must understand to have a safe, pleasurable and healthy sex life.

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Product Description: "What would it take to create a world in which fantasy is not confused for fact and public policy is based on objective reality?" asksNeil deGrasse Tyson, science popularizer and author ofAstrophysics for People in a Hurry."I don't know for sure...read more

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9781616144951 | Prometheus Books, December 20, 2011, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: "What would it take to create a world in which fantasy is not confused for fact and public policy is based on objective reality?

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A humorous guide to what makes the French disliked by every other nation in the world, but particularly Great Britain and America, from their historical rudeness to the fraud alleged to have occurred by Jacques Chirac.

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9781566637626 | Ivan R Dee, September 4, 2007, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: A humorous guide to what makes the French disliked by every other nation in the world, but particularly Great Britain and America, from their historical rudeness to the fraud alleged to have occurred by Jacques Chirac.

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Product Description: English & German text.
By Monika Dolinska (editor)

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9783447062381 | Otto Harrassowitz, August 11, 2010, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: English & German text.

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Product Description: Since the attacks of 9/11, the banner of national security has led to intense monitoring of the politics of Muslim and Arab Americans. Young people from these communities have come of age in a time when the question of political engagement is both urgent and fraught...read more

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9781479817696 | New York Univ Pr, September 1, 2016, cover price $89.00 | About this edition: Since the attacks of 9/11, the banner of national security has led to intense monitoring of the politics of Muslim and Arab Americans.

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9781479880515 | Reprint edition (New York Univ Pr, September 1, 2016), cover price $28.00 | About this edition: Since the attacks of 9/11, the banner of national security has led to intense monitoring of the politics of Muslim and Arab Americans.

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Product Description: Filled with insight, provocative in its conclusions, A'aisa's Gifts is a groundbreaking ethnography of the Mekeo of Papua New Guinea and a valuable contribution to anthropological theory. Based on twenty years' fieldwork, this richly detailed study of Mekeo esoteric knowledge, cosmology, and self-conceptualizations recasts accepted notions about magic and selfhood...read more

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9780520087613 | Univ of California Pr, March 1, 1995, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: Filled with insight, provocative in its conclusions, A'aisa's Gifts is a groundbreaking ethnography of the Mekeo of Papua New Guinea and a valuable contribution to anthropological theory.

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9780520088290 | Univ of California Pr on Demand, March 1, 1995, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Filled with insight, provocative in its conclusions, A'aisa's Gifts is a groundbreaking ethnography of the Mekeo of Papua New Guinea and a valuable contribution to anthropological theory.

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Product Description: Urban poverty, along with all of its poignant manifestations, is moving from city centers to working-class and industrial suburbs in contemporary America. Nowhere is this more evident than in East St. Louis, Illinois. Once a thriving manufacturing and transportation center, East St...read more

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9780520269316 | Univ of California Pr, September 1, 2011, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: Urban poverty, along with all of its poignant manifestations, is moving from city centers to working-class and industrial suburbs in contemporary America.

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9780520269323 | Univ of California Pr, September 1, 2011, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Urban poverty, along with all of its poignant manifestations, is moving from city centers to working-class and industrial suburbs in contemporary America.

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9780816675951 | New edition (Univ of Minnesota Pr, June 20, 2011), cover price $25.00

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Product Description: This volume addresses the contentious and topical issue of aboriginal self-government over child welfare. Using case studies from Australia and Canada, it discusses aboriginal child welfare in historical and comparative perspectives and critically examines recent legal reforms and changes in the design, management and delivery of child welfare services aimed at securing the 'decolonization' of aboriginal children and families...read more

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9781409419549 | Ashgate Pub Co, January 1, 2012, cover price $149.95 | About this edition: This volume addresses the contentious and topical issue of aboriginal self-government over child welfare.

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Product Description: … Deep disparities remain between our Scriptures. They have to do with what goes beyond our ‘education’, as more than prophethood. They enlarge into all that Jesus fulfilled in Christhood. They involve a truer measure of human perversity and, in turn, a larger expectation concerning the ‘greatness’ of God...read more

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9781845195298 | Reprint edition (Sussex Academic Pr, February 1, 2012), cover price $37.95 | About this edition: … Deep disparities remain between our Scriptures.

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Product Description: This is the first historical study of indigenous Australian masculinity. Using the reactions of eighteenth-century western explorers to Aboriginal men, Konishi argues that these encounters were not as negative as has been thought.

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9781848932166 | Pickering & Chatto Ltd, May 31, 2012, cover price $150.00 | About this edition: This is the first historical study of indigenous Australian masculinity.

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9781138661677 | Routledge, January 20, 2016, cover price $52.95 | About this edition: This is the first historical study of indigenous Australian masculinity.

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Product Description: This book - now in paperback - provides an overview of indigenous relationships to plants in Aboriginal Australia. The book spans the gap between botany and indigenous studies, treating the study of plants as a window upon which to delve into Aboriginal culture...read more

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9781877058516 | Roseberg Pub, May 1, 2007, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: This book provides an overview of indigenous relationships to plants in Aboriginal Australia.

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9781921719059 | Rosenberg Pub Pty Ltd, February 1, 2011, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: This book - now in paperback - provides an overview of indigenous relationships to plants in Aboriginal Australia.

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