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  • FaceOffby David Baldacci; Lee Child; Michael Connelly; John Sandford; Lisa Gardner; Dennis Lehane; Steve Berry; Jeffery Deaver; Douglas Preston; Lincoln Child; James Rollins; Joseph Finder; Steve Martini; Heather Graham; Ian Rankin; Linda Fairstein; M. J. Rose; R.L. Stine; Raymond Khoury; Linwood Barclay; John Lescroart; T. Jefferson Parker; F. Paul Wilson; Peter James

    Simon & Schuster 2014; US$ 7.99

    A New York Times and USA TODAY bestseller! Edited by #1 New York Times bestselling author David Baldacci and including stories by Michael Connelly, Lee Child, Jeffery Deaver, and more, this one-of-a-kind anthology pulls together the most beloved characters from the best and most popular thriller series today. Worlds collide! In an unprecedented... more...

  • Whiteness and Class in Educationby John Preston

    Springer Netherlands 2007; US$ 35.92

    This pioneering volume applies critical whiteness studies in a variety of educational contexts in the United Kingdom. The author uses ethnographic, biographical and documentary research to show how whiteness ?works? in education. more...

  • Wittgenstein and Reasonby John Preston

    Wiley 2009; US$ 34.95 US$ 30.29

    This volume discusses Wittgenstein’s work, as well as his oeuvre in general, and its implications for the nature of reason. Investigates the nature of reason which has always been a topic at the very heart of Western philosophy Analyses how Wittgenstein raised crucial questions about the subject - most notably in his critique of Frazer’s... more...

  • Thought and Languageby John Preston

    Cambridge University Press 1998; US$ 44.00 US$ 36.08

    This collection of papers includes contributions by several of today's best-known philosophers of mind and language. more...

  • Disaster Educationby John Preston

    SensePublishers 2012; US$ 38.11

    From ?Duck and Cover? in the 1950s, when American schoolchildren were instructed to hide beneath their desks in the event of nuclear attack to contemporary campaigns against pandemic flu, education campaigns have been used to prepare the general public for apocalyptic events. Governments have made use of various media from films, leaflets and television... more...

  • Feyerabendby John Preston

    Wiley 2013; US$ 26.95 US$ 23.36

    This book is the first comprehensive critical study of the work of Paul Feyerabend, one of the foremost twentieth-century philosophers of science. The book traces the evolution of Feyerabend's thought, beginning with his early attempt to graft insights from Wittgenstein's conception of meaning onto Popper's falsificationist philosophy. The key... more...

  • The Digby John Preston

    Other Press 2016; US$ 14.99

    A succinct and witty literary venture that tells the strange story of a priceless treasure discovered in East Anglia on the eve of World War II   In the long, hot summer of 1939, Britain is preparing for war, but on a riverside farm in Suffolk there is excitement of another kind. Mrs. Pretty, the widowed owner of the farm, has had her hunch confirmed... more...

  • A Very English Scandalby John Preston

    Other Press 2016; US$ 15.99

    A behind-the-scenes look at the desperate, scandalous private life of a British MP and champion manipulator, and the history-making trial that exposed his dirty secrets   As a Member of Parliament and Leader of the Liberal Party in the 1960s and 70s, Jeremy Thorpe's bad behavior snuck under the radar for years. Police and politicians alike colluded... more...

  • Cause for Alarmby Eric Ambler; John Preston

    Penguin Books Ltd 2009; US$ 14.09

    Nicky Marlow needs a job. He's engaged to be married and the employment market in Britain in 1937 is pretty slim. So when his fiancée points out the position with an English armaments manufacturer in Italy, he jumps at the chance. Soon after he arrives, however, he learns the sinister truth about his predecessor's departure and finds himself courted... more...

  • Intersectionality and "Race" in Educationby Kalwant Bhopal; John Preston

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 54.95

    Education is a controversial subject in which difficult and contested discourses are the norm. Individuals in education experience multiple inequalities and have diverse identifications that cannot necessarily be captured by one theoretical perspective alone. This edited collection draws on empirical and theoretical research to examine the intersections... more...