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  • The Great Inversion and the Future of the American Cityby Alan Ehrenhalt

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2012; US$ 16.95

    In The Great Inversion and the Future of the American City we travel the nation with Alan Ehrenhalt, one of our leading urbanists, as he explains how America?s cities are changing, what makes them succeed or fail, and what this means for our future. Just a couple of decades ago, we took it for granted that inner cities were the preserve of immigrants... more...

  • How Not to Murder Your Motherby Stephanie Calman

    Pan Macmillan 2010; US$ 7.29

    Stephanie Calman moves on from bad motherhood, failed grown-upness to the ultimate in tricky relationships: that of mother and daughter. In typically candid Calman style she serves up a painfully acute examination of the human condition, softened by the bellylaugh of recognition that will seize all who read her. As a generation finds itself parenting... more...

  • Punishedby Victor M. Rios

    NYU Press 2011; US$ 20.40

    Victor Rios grew up in the ghetto of Oakland, California in the 1980s and 90s. A former gang member and juvenile delinquent, Rios managed to escape the bleak outcome of many of his friends and earned a PhD at Berkeley and returned to his hometown to study how inner city young Latino and African American boys develop their sense of self in the midst... more...

  • The Complete Modern Blacksmithby Alexander Weygers

    Potter/TenSpeed/Harmony 2012; US$ 19.99

    A truly unusual and unique resource, this extremely hands-on book brings together three popular but long-out-of-print classics (THE MODERN BLACKSMITH; THE RECYCLING, USE, AND REPAIR OF TOOLS; and THE MAKING OF TOOLS) essential for anyone interested in the making, repair, maintenance, or arcana of tools. An essential volume in any serious craftperson's... more...

  • Discovering Statistics Using Rby Andy Field; Jeremy Miles; Zoe Field

    SAGE Publications 2012; US$ 77.00

    The R version of Andy Field's hugely popular Discovering Statistics Using SPSS takes students on a journey of statistical discovery using the freeware R a free, flexible and dynamically changing software tool for data analysis that is becoming increasingly popular across the social and behavioural sciences. more...

  • On the Buttonby Nina Edwards

    I.B.Tauris 2011; US$ 14.95

    What do you use every day that is small and large, worthless and beyond price? It's easily found in the gutter, yet you may never be able to replace it. You are always losing it but it faithfully protects you; sexy and uptight, it is knitted in to your affections or it may give you nightmares. It has led to conflict, fostered and repressed political... more...

  • Natural Experiments in the Social Sciencesby Thad Dunning

    Cambridge University Press 2012; US$ 32.00

    The first comprehensive guide to natural experiments, providing an ideal introduction for scholars and students. more...

  • My Brotherby Jamaica Kincaid

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 1998; US$ 14.99

    Jamaica Kincaid's brother Devon Drew died of AIDS on January 19, 1996, at the age of thirty-three. Kincaid's incantatory, poetic, and often shockingly frank recounting of her brother's life and death is also a story of her family on the island of Antigua, a constellation centered on the powerful, sometimes threatening figure of the writer's mother.... more...

  • Intractable Conflictsby Daniel Bar-Tal

    Cambridge University Press 2013; US$ 32.00

    Provides a comprehensive, interdisciplinary, original and holistic analysis of the socio-psychological foundations and dynamics of intractable conflicts and their resolution. more...

  • Times of Securityby Martin Holbraad; Morten Axel Pedersen

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 44.99

    In the current world disorder, security is on everyone?s lips. But what is security from a cross-cultural perspective? How is it imagined and experienced by people on the ground? Crucially, what visions of the future are at stake in people?s potentially divergent concerns with security: what, and when, is the time of security ? Exploring diverse... more...