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  • Cellular Responses to Stressby C. P. Downes; C. R. Wolf; D. P. Lane

    Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 29.95

    Cellular Responses to Stress brings together a group of scientists who work on different but interrelated aspects of cellular stress responses. The book provides state-of-the-art information on the wide spectrum of ways in which cells can respond to different forms of stress induced by chemicals, oxidants, and DNA-damaging agents. Mechanisms are... more...

  • Blindsideby Jim R. Lane

    Bridgeworks 2002; US$ 24.99

    Blindside, written by a former Navy legal officer, is the story of Commander Neal Olen, 44, an intelligence officer who faces charges of adultery and possibly leaking secrets. It is an insider's look at the archaic and potentially crushing machinery of military justice. Olen's troubles begin in 1999 when he is recognized as the officer on whom a... more...

  • When Memory Comesby Saul Friedlander; Helen R. Lane

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 1991; US$ 7.99

    This remarkable memoir, by a distinguished historian, grows out of the loose framework of a diary written in Israel during the tense last few months of 1977.  In a series of flashbacks, Saul Friedlander evokes with painful clarity and candor his extraordinary childhood and adolescence, beginning in a comfortable, middle-class, assimilated Jewish home... more...

  • Edward and Lane on European Union Lawby D. Edward; R. Lane

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2013; US$ 60.00

    Key features of the book include: Authoritative authorship combining the analysis of a senior academic with the experience of a former judge. Comprehensive and wide-ranging in scope. Structured specifically to reflect the Treaty of Lisbon reorientation and immediate post-Lisbon developments. Extensive reference to primary sources (Treaty, legislation,... more...

  • Theory of Film Practiceby Helen R. Lane; Noel Burch

    Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 29.95

    This classic in film theory, presents a systematic study of the techniques of the film medium and of their potential uses for creating formal structures in individual films such as Dovzhenko's Earth, Antonioni's La Notte, Bresson's Au Hasard Balthazar, Renoir's Nana, and Godard's Pierrot le Fou. Originally published in 1981. The Princeton Legacy... more...

  • Aunt Julia and the Scriptwriterby Mario Vargas Llosa; Helen R. Lane

    Picador 2011; US$ 16.99

    Mario Vargas Llosa's brilliant, multilayered novel is set in the Lima, Peru, of the author's youth, where a young student named Marito is toiling away in the news department of a local radio station. His young life is disrupted by two arrivals. The first is his aunt Julia, recently divorced and thirteen years older, with whom he begins a secret... more...

  • The Cross-Country Incidence of the Global Crisisby Gian-Maria Milesi-Ferretti; Philip R. Lane

    International Monetary Fund 2010; US$ 9.00

    We examine whether the cross-country incidence and severity of the 2008-2009 global recession is systematically related to pre-crisis macroeconomic and financial factors. We find that the pre-crisis level of development, increases in the ratio of private credit to GDP, current account deficits, and openness to trade are helpful in understanding the... more...

  • External Adjustment and the Global Crisisby Gian-Maria Milesi-Ferretti; Philip R. Lane

    International Monetary Fund 2011; US$ 9.00

    After widening substantially in the period preceding the global financial crisis, current account imbalances across the world have contracted to a significant extent. This paper analyzes the factors underlying this process of external adjustment. It finds that countries whose pre-crisis current account balances were in excess of what could be explained... more...

  • Cross-Border Investment in Small International Financial Centersby Philip R. Lane; Gian-Maria Milesi-Ferretti

    International Monetary Fund 2010; US$ 9.00

    This note documents and assesses the role of small financial centers in the international financial system using a newly-assembled dataset. It presents estimates of the foreign asset and liability positions for a number of the most important small financial centers, and places these into context by calculating the importance of these locations in the... more...

  • Europe and Global Imbalancesby Philip R. Lane; Gian-Maria Milesi-Ferretti

    International Monetary Fund 2007; US$ 9.00

    Although Europe in the aggregate is a not a major contributor to global current account imbalances, its trade and financial linkages with the rest of the world mean that it will still be affected by a shift in the current configuration of external deficits and surpluses. We assess the macroeconomic impact on Europe of global current account adjustment... more...