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Report of the Wingspread Assembly on the Population Dilemma

By: N/A

Price: $17.50

Publisher: The Associated Colleges of the Midwest: 1964

Seller ID: 006162


44 page booklet. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

American Anthropological Association 2006-2007 Guide: a guide to programs, a directory of members

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Arlington, VA, American Anthropological Association: 2006

Seller ID: 017513


Clean and unmarked. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

American Anthropological Association 2009-2010 Guide: a guide to programs, a directory of members

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Arlington, VA, American Anthropological Association: 2009

Seller ID: 017514


Interior like new. Covers lightly worn. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Free People (First American Edition)

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Outerbridge & Deinstrey: 1969

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 026195


Paperback, profusely illustrated with photos, not paginated, no writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Fabian Society: Fabian Tracts Nos. 1 to 178 (First Edition)

By: N/A

Price: $125.00

Publisher: London, The Fabian Society:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030590


The Fabian Society is a British socialist organization whose purpose is to advance the principles of socialism via gradualist and reformist effort in democracies, rather than by revolutionary overthrow. As founders of the Labour Party in 1900, the Fabian Society has influenced British policy to the present day, from the postwar creation of the modern welfare state to the election of Tony Blair. Later members of the Fabian Society included Nehru and other leaders of new... View more info

Current Anthropology Indexes: Volumes 1-10 (1960-69); Volumes 11-15 (1970-74) First Edition

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chicago, The University of Chicago Press: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034739


Sponsored by the Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research. Paperback. No writing in the book. 66pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The London Prisons: with an Account of The More Distinguished Persons who have been Confined in Them. To which is added, A Description of the Chief Provincial Prisons (first edition)

By: (William) Hepworth Dixon

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, Jackson and Walford: 1850

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012880


This volume came with a Dixon set that had been rebound. The books were from various editions but the rebinding was made to match. This resulted in an oddity with this book. The cavers are high but the text block is only 6.5" high. The leather shows quite a bit of wear.Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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America in An Arab Mirror: Images of America in Arabic Travel Literature: An Anthology

By: Abdel-Malek, K.; El Kahla, Mouna [Editor]

Price: $25.00

Publisher: England, Palgrave Macmillan: 2011

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 038906


This distinguished anthology presents for the first time in English travel essays by Arabic writers who have visited America in the second half of the century. The view of America which emerges from these accounts is at once fascinating and illuminating, but never monolithic. The writers hail from a variety of viewpoints, regions, and backgrounds, so their descriptions of America differently engage and revise Arab pre-conceptions of Americans and the West. The country fi... View more info

The American Muslim Identity: Speaking for Ourselves (First Edition)

By: Abdullah, Aslam; Hathout, Gasser

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Multimedia Vera International: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022415


Paperback, 189pp., corners a bit worn, no writing in the book, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Punishment For and Against

By: Acton et al

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Hart: 1970

Seller ID: 006388


Nice copy. No writing in the book - not even an owners name.Jacket is not price-clipped. View more info

Against All Odds: Rural Community In The Information Age (Rural Studies Series) FIRST EDITION

By: Allen, John C; Dillman, Don A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Boulder, CO, Westview Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032338


The author's model orients this community in the vortex of contemporary forces, pointing up, for example, the need for face-to-face interaction among residents versus the larger society's demand for electronic communication. With increasing conflicts between the culture of rural communities and that of the outside world occurring, small towns all over the United States are losing their businesses, their doctors, and their sense of community. Yet the town described in thi... View more info

Black Americans

By: Alphonso Pinkney

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Prentice Hall: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007897


Nice Copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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An Essay on the Restoration of Property

By: Belloc, Hilaire

Price: $50.00

Publisher: IHS Press: 2002

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 023258


Paperback, 102pp., illustrated, no writing in the book, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Image for Class, Race, and the Civil Rights Movement: The Changing Political Economy of Southern Racism (Blacks in the Diaspora)

Class, Race, and the Civil Rights Movement: The Changing Political Economy of Southern Racism (Blacks in the Diaspora)

By: Bloom, Jack M.; Foreword by Richard Gordon Hatcher. Jack M. Bloom [Editor]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Bloomington, Indiana University Press: 1987

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 038495


A unique socio-historical analysis of the civil rights movement, analyzing the interaction between the economy and political systems in the South, which led to racial stratification. Paperback. Author's gift inscription on half title page. There is no other writing in the book. x, 267pp., index. Crease on front cover. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Class, Race, and the Civil Rights Movement: The Changing Political Economy of Southern Racism (Blacks in the Diaspora) Signed

By: Bloom, Jack M.; Foreword by Richard Gordon Hatcher. Jack M. Bloom [Editor]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Bloomington, Indiana University Press: 1987

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 038496


A unique socio-historical analysis of the civil rights movement, analyzing the interaction between the economy and political systems in the South, which led to racial stratification. Paperback. Author's gift inscription on title page. There is no other writing in the book. x, 267pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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The Emergence of the Middle Class: Social Experience in the American City, 1760-1900 (Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Modern History)

By: Blumin, Stuart Mack

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Mass, Cambridge University Press: 1989

Edition: First Paperback

Seller ID: 020580


Binding tight, illustrations and photos. Some speckled age-toning, on top edge and fore edge. There is no other writing in the book, charts, 434pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Socialist Women: European Socialist Feminism in the Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Centuries

By: Boxer, Marilyn J. [Editor]; Quataert, Jean H. [Editor];

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Elsevier Science Ltd: 1978-05-01

Seller ID: 025321


Very good paperback with light shelf wear. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Breaking Free from Violence: A Personal Growth and Safety Manual for Law Enforcement Officials and Other Helping Professionals (Signed)

By: Brinegar, Jerry Lee

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Gardner Press: 1986

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 038040


Inscribed by the author on front textured end paper. Black cloth with blue lettering on spine and front cover. Illustrated. xix, 207pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Dynamics of Cultural Change: An Inquiry into Race Relations

By: Bronislaw Malinowski

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 1961

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 032452


Edited, with an Introduction by Phyllis M. Kaberry. Paperback. No writing in the book. xiii, 171pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Man in an Industrial Society

By: Burleigh B. Gardner

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Chicago, Human Events Assoicates: 1947

Seller ID: 006321


Human Events Pamphlet #16Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Amway: The Cult of Free Enterprise

By: Butterfield, Stephen

Price: $45.00

Publisher: South End Press: 1999-07-01

Seller ID: 028300


Very good pictorial paperback showing moderate shelf wear and light soiling to covers. Sturdy binding. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

A Preliminary Survey of Luvale Rural Economy (First Thus)

By: C. M. N. White

Price: $15.00

Publisher: England, The Rhodes-Livingstone Institute Manchester University Press: 1959

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 032392


The Rhodes-Livingstone Papers #29 Paperback. Original paper wraps. Frontispiece. No writing in the book. 58pp., with bibliography. First published for the Rhodes-Livingstone Institute by Oxford University Press, London. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Miscegenation Blues: Voices of Mixed Race Women (First Edition)

By: Camper, Carol [Editor]

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Toronto, Sister Vision Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 024974


Paperback, no writing in the book, xxiv, 389pp., Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Home-Visiting Strategies: A Case-Management Guide for Caregivers (Social Problems and Social Issues) First Edition

By: Carrilio, Terry Eisenberg

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Columbia, SC, Univ of South Carolina Pr: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027088


No writing in the book. Illustrated. xvi, 153pp., index. Nice clean copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Equality (First Edition)

By: CARTER, Robert L., Dorothy Kenyon, Peter Marcuse, and Loren Miller

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Pantheon Books: 1965

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 036283


Four distinguished legal authorities confront the explosive issue of quotas and compensatory treatment for Negroes. Foreword by Charles Abrams. Two toned cloth with gold and blue design and lettering on spine and front cover. Mylar cover. xxv, 191pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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And Justice for All?: The Claims of Human Rights

By: Contributor-Bruce W.Robbins; Contributor-Thomas Keenan; Contributor-Rebecca Comay; Contributor-Jacques Rancière; Contributor-Paul Downes; Contributor-Susan Maslan; Contributor-Rony Brauman; Contributor-Werner Hamacher; Contributor-Slavoj Zizek; Contribut

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Duke University Press South Atlantic Quarterly: 2004

Seller ID: 009181


Like new: slight shelf wear on bottom right corner. Nice Copy. No writing in the book - not even an owners name. Full refund if not satisfied.The Spring/Summer 2004 issue of The South Atlantic Quarterly. View more info

Talk About America: Selection of Broadcast Letters from America

By: Cooke, Alistair

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, The Bodley Head: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020163


Teal paper-cased hardcovers protected by original dust jacket. No writing or markings in the book. Clean, crisp text pages. Light foxing to book edges, endpapers, and dust jacket. Jacket shows modest edgewear including small chip at tail of spine and closed tear at top edge of back cover. Now looks sharp protected by mylar. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Unarmed but Dangerous: A Withering Attack on All Things Phony, Foolish, and Fundamentally Wrong With America Today

By: Crowther, Hal

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Longstreet Pr: 1995-05-01

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 028239


Signed by the author. Fine hardcover in fine dust jacket. Jacket has been placed in a glossy Mylar sleeve. First edition, first printing. View more info

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The Virtue of Prosperity : Finding Values In An Age Of Techno-Affluence

By: D'Souza, Dinesh

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Free Press: 2000

Seller ID: 034260


"In The Virtue of Prosperity," former White House policy analyst Dinesh D'Souza offers the first in-depth analysis of the spiritual and social crisis that has been spawned by the new economy and new technologies. Drawing upon original reporting, including more than a hundred interviews with leading entrepreneurs, scholars, social and religious activists, and tech tycoons, D'Souza brings to life the heated debate over how we are all affected by the massive changes... View more info

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Two Billion Cars: Driving Toward Sustainability

By: Daniel Sperling; Deborah Gordon; Foreword-Arnold Schwarzenegger

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA: 2009-01-13

Seller ID: 012555


Today there are over a billion vehicles in the world, and within twenty years, the number will double, largely a consequence of China's and India's explosive growth. Given that greenhouse gases are already creating havoc with our climate and that violent conflict in unstable oil-rich nations is on the rise, will matters only get worse? Or are there hopeful signs that effective, realistic solutions can be found?Blending a concise history of cars and their impact on the wo... View more info

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Mullahs, Guards, and Bonyads: An Exploration of Iranian Leadership Dynamics (First Edition)

By: David E. Thaler; Nader, Alireza; Chubin, Shahram; Green, Jerrold D.; Lynch, Charlotte

Price: $20.00

Publisher: RAND Corporation: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022416


As new paperback, xxii, 144pp., no writing in the book, nice copy, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Queer Revolution: The Last Stage of Radicalism

By: David Horowitz

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Studio City, CA, Center for the Study of Popular Culture: 1992

Seller ID: 013419


No writing in the book - not even an owners name. Crisp, white pages. Covers very lightly shelf-worn. Small stain on front cover from removed bookplate. View more info

Sociology (Collins Dictionary)

By: DAVID JARY, JULIA JARY

Price: $20.00

Publisher: COLLINS: 2000-01-01

Seller ID: 024748


Near fine pictorial paperback. Light shelf wear, great reading copy. This book would make a great gift. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Love in the Western World

By: De Rougemont, Denis

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Schocken: 1990-01-27

Seller ID: 018323


This book would make a great gift. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Love in the Western World

By: De Rougemont, Denis; Belgion, Montgomery [Translator]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Princeton, NJ, Princeton University Press: 1983

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 040057


In this classic work, often described as "The History of the Rise, Decline, and Fall of the Love Affair," Denis de Rougemont explores the psychology of love from the legend of Tristan and Isolde to Hollywood. At the heart of his ever-relevant inquiry is the inescapable conflict in the West between marriage and passion--the first associated with social and religious responsiblity and the second with anarchic, unappeasable love as celebrated by the troubadours of m... View more info

Left Green Notes: Organizing Bulletin of the Left Green Network Feb?Mar 1991 No 6. (First Edition)

By: Digger Fair

Price: $15.00

Publisher: West Lebanon, NH, Left Green Network: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028195


Paperback. 23pp. No writing in the magazine. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Love and its Relation to Success

By: Dr. Frank Crane

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Newark, Man Message Corp: 1922

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006790


This pamphlet is in nice condition but it has some markings in it. View more info

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The Anthropology of Iceland

By: Durrenberger, E. Paul [Editor]; Palsson, Gisli [Editor];

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Iowa City, IA, University Of Iowa Press: 1995

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 032695


Stimulating collection of articles which provide insight into many aspects of Icelandic culture and civilization. Paperback. No writing in the book. xxviii, 258pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Perspectives on the South: Agenda for Research (First Edition)

By: Edgar T. Thompson, Editor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Durham, NC, Duke University Press: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034488


Many contributing authors. Dust jacket is not price-clipped. No writing in the book. xiii, 231pp., index. Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Heritage of American Social Work

By: edited by Ralph E. Pumphrey and Muriel W. Pumphrey

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Columbia: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009295


On the inside of the back cover the owner wrote a note about where he got the book Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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The Death Penalty in America: Current Controversies (Oxford Paperbacks)

By: Editor-Hugo Adam Bedau

Price: $4.99

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA: 1998

Seller ID: 009284


Very Good. Signed by the editor, Hugo Adam Bedau. A few pages have underlining. Nice Copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Capital Punishment: Strategies for Abolition

By: Editor-Peter Hodgkinson; Editor-William A. Schabas

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009030


New. Very nice copy. First Edition. No writing in the book - not even an owners name.Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Problem of War in Nineteenth Century Economic Thought (First Edition)

By: Edmund Silberner

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Princeton, NJ, Princeton University Press: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022784


Brown cloth with gold lettering, xiv, 332pp., index, no writing in the book, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

They Became What They Beheld (First Edition)

By: Edmund Snow Carpenter

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, Outerbridge & Dienstfrey: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028784


Charcoal cloth with white spine lettering. Not paginated. Dust jacket not price clipped but has oxidized (mirror like finish). No writing in the book. Book aims through text and photography to bring into vivid focus the changed sense of self and world that now marks modern life - most expressively in the young. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Character of Races: as Influenced by Physical Environment, Natural Selection and Historical Development

By: Ellsworth Huntington

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1925

Seller ID: 018953


Light toning/minimal markings in the book. Green cloth covers show modest wear and have number sticker on spine (NOT ex-library). A nice, tight copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Mystic Rose: A Study of Primitive Marriage and of Primitive Thought in its Bearing on Marrriage in 2 volumes

By: Ernest Crawley

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Boni and Liveright: 1927

Edition: New Revised Edition

Seller ID: 025451


Olive green cloth with gold lettering, previous owner's name written inside front boards, there is no other writing in the books, xx, 375; vii, 340pp., index, with an advertisement. Complete 2 volume set. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Playing Fair: A Book of Tolerance Plays (First Edition)

By: Fanny Venable Cannon

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton & Co: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030153


The central theme of for each of these four plays is TOLERANCE. "The collection will be welcomed by far-sighted teachers who have realized that tolerance must be effectively taught in our schools..." Green cloth with navy lettering. Frontispiece. 112pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Custom: An Essay on Social Codes

By: Ferdinand Tonnes

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, Henry Regnery Co: 1971

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 023643


Paperback, no writing in the book, 151pp., Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Femininity as Alienation

By: Foreman, Ann

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Pluto Press: 1977-10-20

Seller ID: 027570


Very good paperback, light shelf wear. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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The Contradictions of American Capital Punishment

By: Franklin E. Zimring

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA: 2003

Seller ID: 009028


Nice Copy. New. A few pages have minor underlining in pen. - there is no other writing in the book.Full refund if not satisfied. View more info