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    Elsevier Science 2011; US$ 165.00

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  • Privacy in Contextby Helen Nissenbaum

    Stanford University Press 2009; US$ 25.95

    As use of information technology increases, we worry that our personal information is being shared inappropriately, violating key social norms and irreversibly eroding privacy. This book describes how societies ought to go about deciding when to allow technology to lead change and when to resist it in the name of privacy. more...

  • The Battle for Christmasby Stephen Nissenbaum

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2010; US$ 17.95

    Anyone who laments the excesses of Christmas might consider the Puritans of colonial Massachusetts: they simply outlawed the holiday. The Puritans had their reasons, since Christmas was once an occasion for drunkenness and riot, when poor "wassailers  extorted food and drink from the well-to-do. In this intriguing and innovative work of social history,... more...

  • Behind the Christmas Treeby Stephen Nissenbaum

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2014; US$ 0.99

    From the Pulitzer Prize finalist  The Battle for Christmas,  here is the story of America's first reported Christmas tree: a tale of antislavery and radical German philosophy, a popular British travel writer and Boston Brahmin elites, the education of nineteenth-century children and candles blowing in the wind.  Now-forgotten chronicler Harriet Martineau... more...

  • A Street Dividedby Dion Nissenbaum

    St. Martin's Press 2015; US$ 28.99

    Acknowledgements Introduction Chapter One No Man's Land Chapter Two Father of the Bull Chapter Three The Martyrs Chapter Four The Settlers Chapter Five The Collaborator Chapter Six The Peaceniks Chapter Seven The Good Arab Chapter Eight The Architects of Division Epilogue: 'The Siege of Abu Tor' Bibliography more...

  • Sex, Love, and Moneyby Gerald Nissenbaum; John Sedgwick

    Penguin Publishing Group 2010; US$ 25.95

    Sex, Love and Money is the Kitchen Confidential of divorce-a deliciously gossipy, scandal-filled, insider's view of the high-stakes, big- money world we rarely get to see." -Joseph Finder, New York Times bestselling author of Vanished and High Crimes "With wit and wisdom, this amazing book shows how the rich disassemble their marriages,... more...

  • Divorce Confidentialby Gerald Nissenbaum; John Sedgwick

    Ebury Publishing 2010; US$ 19.18

    'In my work I am ruthless about one thing. My clients cannot lie to me... They can lie to their ex-wives, their children, their employers, their friends. But they cannot lie to me.' When someone who is used to having it all is faced with losing everything things can get pretty ugly. A big-money divorce showcases the extremes of human behaviour... more...

  • Ernst & Young's Profit From the New Tax Lawby Ernst & Young; Martin Nissenbaum; Jeffrey Bolson; Marc Myers

    Wiley 2002; US$ 12.95

    ERNST & YOUNG LLP is one of the nation¹s leading professional services firms, providing tax, assurance, and advisory business services to thousands of individuals as well as domestic and global businesses. more...

  • Christmasby Fritz Allhoff; Scott C. Lowe; Stephen Nissenbaum

    Wiley 2011; US$ 21.95

    Scott C. Lowe is professor of Philosophy and chair of the Department of Philosophy at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania. His current interest is in the political philosophy of Richard Rorty. He is the editor, along with Steven Hales, of Delight in Thinking: An Introduction to Philosophy Reader (2006). more...

  • Privacy, Big Data, and the Public Goodby Julia Lane; Victoria Stodden; Stefan Bender; Helen Nissenbaum

    Cambridge University Press 2014; US$ 24.00

    Data access is essential for serving the public good. This book provides new frameworks to address the resultant privacy issues. more...