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  • Memos from Purgatoryby Harlan Ellison

    Open Road Media 2014; US$ 9.99

    Hemingway said, ?A man should never write what he doesn?t know.? In the mid?fifties, Harlan Ellison?kicked out of college and hungry to write?went to New York to start his career. It was a time of street gangs, rumbles, kids with switchblades, and zip guns made from car radio antennas. Ellison was barely out of his teens himself, but he took a phony... more...

  • The Harlan Ellison Hornbookby Harlan Ellison

    Open Road Media 2014; US$ 9.99

    A major collection of Harlan Ellison?s incomparable, troublemaking, uncompromising, confrontational essays and newspaper columns, The Harlan Ellison Hornbook mines deep into the author?s colorful past. Failed love affairs, departed pets, a defense of comic books?in lesser hands, these subjects would be pabulum or treacle. When Harlan Ellison is... more...

  • The Glass Teatby Harlan Ellison

    Open Road Media 2014; US$ 9.99

    In the late 1960s Harlan Ellison, launched a weekly column for the Los Angeles Free Press , where he uncompromisingly discussed the effects of television on modern society. He assaulted everything from television sitcoms to corrupt politicians, talk shows to military massacres. Today, more than four decades later, almost all of his criticism still... more...

  • An Edge in My Voiceby Harlan Ellison

    Open Road Media 2014; US$ 9.99

    At the beginning of the 1980s, Harlan Ellison agreed to write a regular column for the L.A. Weekly on the condition that they published whatever he wrote with no revisions and no suggestions for rewrites. What resulted was impassioned, persuasive, abusive, and hilarious. Part essay, part conversation, all Ellison?these pieces provide a glimpse into... more...

  • Cross-National Comparative Survey Researchby Alexander Szalai; Riccardo Petrella; Stein Rokkan

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 93.95

    Cross-National Comparative Survey Research: Theory and Practice contains the proceedings of the Roundtable Conference on Cross-National Comparative Survey Research held in Budapest, Hungary, on July 25-29, 1972. The papers focus on the theory and practice of cross-national comparative survey research. The organization and execution of cross-national... more...

  • Experimental Methods for Social Policy Researchby George W. Fairweather; Louis G. Tornatzky; Arnold P. Goldstein; Leonard Krasner

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    Experimental Methods for Social Policy Research explains how experimental methods can be used in social policy research to help solve contemporary human problems and to preserve and improve the world's physical and social climates. This book argues that scientists can make a major contribution to the solution of social problems by aiding the society... more...

  • Program Evaluation in Social Researchby Jonathan A. Morell

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    Program Evaluation in Social Research presents a plan for developing evaluation into a form of applied social research that is not only methodologically sound, but also relevant to the problems of society and built on a technological (as opposed to a scientific) model. This book views evaluation as applied, relevant social research and as social technology... more...

  • Inside the Whaleby Colin Bell; S. Encel

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    Inside the Whale: Ten Personal Accounts of Social Research compiles 10 papers studying different topics and reflections on social research. The first paper gives an insight into pursuing a career on social research, which is followed by a paper discussing powers in the society. Then, a paper describes an attempt to reform some Australian housing and... more...

  • Montesquieu and Social Theoryby John Alan Baum

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    Montesquieu and Social Theory details Montesquieu?s contribution to sociology. The title chronicles Montesquieu?s work that led to establishing the fundamentals and principles of sociology. The text first details Montesquieu?s biographical account, and then proceeds to discussing the Montesquieu?s motivation in his works. The next chapters encompass... more...

  • Social Experimentationby Henry W. Riecken; Robert F. Boruch

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    Social Experimentation: A Method for Planning and Evaluating Social Intervention summarizes the available knowledge about how randomized experiments might be used in planning and evaluating ameliorative social programs. The book presents various aspects of social experimentation - design, measurement, execution, sponsorship, and utilization of results.... more...