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  • What's True in Mormon Folklore?by William Wilson

    Utah State University Press 2008; US$ 7.95

    The first ten lectures in Leonard J. Arrington Mormon History Lecture Series are here collected in one volume. The series, established by one of the twentieth-century West's most distinguished historians, Leonard Arrington, has become a leading forum for prominent historians to address topics related to Mormon history. The first lecturer was Arrington... more...

  • Gobbledygookby William Wilson

    F+W Media 2011; US$ 14.95 US$ 13.46

    blad : To strike hard or buffet. kring : To focus on with laser-like intensity. stridhana : Under Hindi law, property belonging to a woman. Two of these words and their definitions are right. One word and its meaning have been made up. But which one? Only if you've read this book will you know for sure!* This fun, fascinating book boasts... more...

  • On Being Humanby William Wilson

    Utah State University Press 1981; US$ 8.95

    A collection of narratives, humorous stories, and songs from Mormon missionaries that has become a classic study of narrative folklore. The 64th annual Faculty Honor Lecture, in the Humanities, Utah State University. more...

  • The Bridge over the Racial Divideby William Julius Wilson

    University of California Press 1999; US$ 29.95 US$ 25.46

    In a work that will significantly influence the political discussion with respect to race and class politics, one of the country's most influential sociologists focuses on the rising inequality in American society and the need for a progressive, multiracial political coalition to combat it. The culmination of decades of distinguished scholarship, ... more...

  • Wilson's Practical Meat Inspectionby William G. Wilson

    Wiley 2008; US$ 185.99 US$ 161.19

    Awareness of food safety and its economic significance has never been higher after public alarm following the BSE crisis and the Foot-and-Mouth outbreak. This classic text is an essential handbook for all persons involved in meat inspection and the meat industry seeking information on the latest diseases and parasites. Now in its seventh edition,... more...

  • An Incomplete Educationby Judy Jones; William Wilson

    Random House Publishing Group 2009; US$ 35.00

    When it was originally published in 1987, An Incomplete Education became a surprise bestseller. Now this instant classic has been completely updated, outfitted with a whole new arsenal of indispensable knowledge on global affairs, popular culture, economic trends, scientific principles, and modern arts. Here?s your chance to brush up on all those subjects... more...

  • Constructed Climatesby William G. Wilson

    University of Chicago Press 2011; US$ 33.00

    As our world becomes increasingly urbanized, an understanding of the context, mechanisms, and consequences of city and suburban environments becomes more critical. Without a sense of what open spaces such as parks and gardens contribute, it?s difficult to argue for their creation and maintenance: in the face of schools needing resources, roads and... more...

  • When Work Disappearsby William Julius Wilson

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2011; US$ 17.00

    Wilson, one of our foremost authorities on race and poverty, challenges decades of liberal and conservative pieties to look squarely at the devastating effects that joblessness has had on our urban ghettos. Marshaling a vast array of data and the personal stories of hundreds of men and women, Wilson persuasively argues that problems endemic to America's... more...

  • A History of Homo Economicusby William Dixon; David Wilson

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95

    A key issue in economic discourse today is the relation (or lack of it) between economic behaviour and morality. Few (presumably) would want to deny that human beings are in some sense moral or ethical creatures, but the devil is in the detail. Should we think of economic behaviour as an essentially amoral process ? a process adequately characterised... more...

  • Sociology and the Public Agendaby William Julius Wilson

    SAGE Publications 1993; US$ 55.00 US$ 50.50

    The editor of this volume asserts that sociology's ostrich-like stance threatens to leave the discipline in a position of irrelevance to the world at large and compromises the support of policymakers, funders, media and the public. Wilson's vision is of a sociology attuned to the public agenda, influencing public policy through both short and long-range... more...