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The Cartoons That Shook the World
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The Cartoons That Shook the World

By Klausen, Jytte

Yale University Press, 2009. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Unmarked text. This book is the first comprehensive investigation of the publication of Jyllands-Posten of twelve cartoons of the Prophet Muhammad that aroused impassioned debates around the world on freedom of expression, blasphemy, and the nature of modern Islam. 230p. Measures 6.5x9.5 inches.

$15.00

The Guilt of Nations: Restitution and Negotiating Historical Injustices
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The Guilt of Nations: Restitution and Negotiating Historical Injustices

By Barkan, Elazar

Johns Hopkins University Press, 2001. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked text. Barkan confronts the difficulties in determining victims and assigning blame in the aftermath of inexplicable events, understanding what might justly be restored through restitutions, and assessing how these morally and politically charged acknowledgments of guilt can redefine national histories and identities. Notes. Index. 414p. Measures 6x9.25 inches.

$12.00

The Texture of Industry: An Archaeological View of the Industrialization of North America
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The Texture of Industry: An Archaeological View of the Industrialization of North America

By Gordon, Robert B.; Malone, Patrick M

Oxford University Press, 1994. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Unmarked. Illustrated. Bibliography. Place and site index. Subject index. An excellent introduction to the industrial revolution in America. This well-illustrated study uses examples from the past that range from Indian steatite quarries to automobile plants and coal mines. The authors examine manufacturing technology, transportation systems, and the effects of industrialization on the land. 442p. Measures 7.25x10.5 inches.

$20.00

Art, Messianism, and Crime: A Study of Antinomianism in Modern Literature and Lives
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Art, Messianism, and Crime: A Study of Antinomianism in Modern Literature and Lives

By Martin, Stoddard

St. Martin's Press, 1986. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Unmarked. Includes Sade, Wilde, Hitler, Manson, and others. Chapters include: Introductory, The Artist-Manque; Marcuse's 'Erotic Reality'; Sade's Cult of Evil; Wilde's Antinomian Aesthetic; Political Interlude, Anarchism; 'Power' and the Occult; Hitler; Sixties' Zeitgeist (Mysticism, Cruelty, Jim Morrison); The Manson Phenomenon; Concluding, The 'Soul of Man'. 216p. Notes. Index.

$12.00

Research in Family Planning
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Research in Family Planning

By Kiser, Clyde V. (editor)

Princeton Univ Press, 1964. Hardcover. Good/good. Unmarked text. Chipping and tears on unclipped dust jacket. Sections on India, Other Asiatic Countries and the Middle East, the US, Latin America and Europe, Methods of Fertility Control, etc. Contributors include Kumudini Dandekar, John B. Wyon and John E. Gordon, R. A. Gopalaswami, and others. 662p. Second printing.

$12.00

After the Holocaust: Rebuilding Jewish Lives in Postwar Germany
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After the Holocaust: Rebuilding Jewish Lives in Postwar Germany

By Brenner, Michael

Princeton University Press, 1997. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Unmarked. Illustrated. The first comprehensive account of the lives of the Jews who remained in Germany immediately following the war. Two essays by Brenner and 15 short autobiographical statements by Jewish communal, religious, and cultural leaders.

$12.00

Science in Russian Culture 1861-1917
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Science in Russian Culture 1861-1917

By Vucinich, Alexander S

University of Chicago Press, 1970. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Unmarked. Dust jacket and book have a bump on the edge. Includes bibliographical references and index. Topics include science in the age of emancipation, science and ideology, triumphs of experimental biology and more. 575p.

$35.00

Catastrophism: The Apocalyptic Politics of Collapse and Rebirth
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Catastrophism: The Apocalyptic Politics of Collapse and Rebirth

By Lilley, Sasha; McNally, David; Yuen, Eddie; Davis, James

Spectre, 2012. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Foreword by Doug Henwood. Explores the culture of fear so prevalent in today's politics, economic climate, and religious extremism. 163p. Notes and Index.

$12.00

(Integrity)
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(Integrity)

By Carter, Stephen L

Basic Books, 1996. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Unmarked text. Unclipped dust jacket. Notes. Index. Integrating everyday examples with incisive conjecture on their significance, a thoughtful study of integrity.

$12.00

Children of the Gilded Ghetto: A Candid Closeup of Three Generations of American Jews
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Children of the Gilded Ghetto: A Candid Closeup of Three Generations of American Jews

By Kramer, Judith R.; Leventhman, Seymour

Yale University Press, 1961. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Unmarked. Unclipped dust jacket. 37 tables. Bibliography. Index. 228p. A candid and sympathetic analysis.

$12.00

Marshall, Marx and Modern Times: The Multi-Dimensional Society
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Marshall, Marx and Modern Times: The Multi-Dimensional Society

By Kerr, Clark

Cambridge University Press, 1969. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Unmarked. Unclipped dust jacket with edge wear. Index. Topics include the classless society, the future of capitalism, trade unions, industrialism, pluralism, and more. 138p. Clark Kerr delivered these Marshall Lectures in Cambridge in 1968. Measures 5.25x8.25 inches.

$12.00

Not Working: Unskilled Youth and Displaced Adults
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Not Working: Unskilled Youth and Displaced Adults

By Ford Foundation

Ford Foundation, 1983. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked text. Mailing label on back cover. A late twentieth century look at the demographic, technological, and educational causes of youth and adult unemployment and at some program responses of the Ford Foundation.

$14.00

National Rural Studies Committee: A Proceedings (Fifth Annual Meeting -- Las Vegas, New Mexico, May 14-16, 1992)
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National Rural Studies Committee: A Proceedings (Fifth Annual Meeting -- Las Vegas, New Mexico, May 14-16, 1992)

By Castle, Emery N. and Barbara Baldwin (editors)

Western Rural Development Center, 1992. Paperback. Good. Unmarked text. Bumped Spine. Topics include American Indians today, the New Mexico rural economy, information technologies and rural economic development, etc. 100p. Bibliographic references.

$24.00

Order and Image in the American Small Town
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Order and Image in the American Small Town

By Fazio, Michael W and Peggy Whitman Prenshaw (editors)

University Press of Mississippi, 1981. Hardcover. Very Good/good. Unmarked text. Unclipped dust jacket has chipping and bends on the edges. Contributors from many fields (geography, landscape architecture, anthropology, economics, etc.) consider what happens when the apparently paradoxical concept of small town and change come together. Illustrated. 199p.

$12.00

Analisis de la sociedad y fe cristiana
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Analisis de la sociedad y fe cristiana

By Mardones, Jose Maria

PPC Editorial, 2005. Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Text in Spanish, 300p. French flaps. Bumped corner. Examines the "big structures" of contemporary society and analyzes their relationships and functioning in terms of Christian life.

$16.00

Common Good: Social Welfare and the American Future: policy recommendations of the Executive Panel, Ford Foundation Project on Social Welfare and the American Future
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Common Good: Social Welfare and the American Future: policy recommendations of the Executive Panel, Ford Foundation Project on Social Welfare and the American Future

By Ford Foundation

Ford Foundation, 1989. Paperback. Good. Unmarked. 101p. References. Policy Recommendations of the Executive Panel, Ford Foundation Project on Social Welfare and the American Future. Offers insight into 20th century social policies.

$12.00

Robert W. Fuller: 3 Books: Religion and Science; Somebodies and Nobodies; Wisdom of Science
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Robert W. Fuller: 3 Books: Religion and Science; Somebodies and Nobodies; Wisdom of Science

By Fuller, Robert W

New Society Publishing. Paperback. Very Good. Three unmarked books by Robert W. Fuller, an American physicist, author, social reformer, and former president of Oberlin College. He is a recognized authority on dignity and rankism. Three books: The Wisdom of Science (ISBN: 9781479229024, 2014); Religion and Science: A Beautiful Friendship (ISBN: 9781502354273, 2012); Somebodies and Nobodies: Overcoming the Abuse of Rank (ISBN: 0865714878, 2004)

$20.00

Max Webers Staatspolitsche Auffassungen in der Sicht unserer Zeit
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Max Webers Staatspolitsche Auffassungen in der Sicht unserer Zeit

By Loewenstein, Karl

Athenaum Verlag, 1965. Paperback. Good. Text in German. Unmarked. 88p. Age toning on cover. Weber (1864-1920) was a German sociologist, philosopher, jurist, and political economist whose ideas profoundly influenced social theory and social research.

$40.00

Interpretations and Forecasts: 1922-1972: Studies in literature, history, biography, technics, and contemporary society
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Interpretations and Forecasts: 1922-1972: Studies in literature, history, biography, technics, and contemporary society

By Mumford, Lewis

New York: Harcourt, Brace Jovanovich, Inc, 1973. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Unmarked text. Dust jacket has a crease inside, front flap and a small tear in spine area. Studies in literature, history, biography, technics, and contemporary society. 522p. Index. Bibliography.

$12.00

The Burden of Support: Young Latinos in an Aging Society
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The Burden of Support: Young Latinos in an Aging Society

By Chapa, David E Hayes-Bautista; Werner O Schink; Jorge

Stanford University Press, 1988. Hardcover. Very Good/fair. Unmarked text. Chipping and tears on dust jacket. Topics include the worst case scenario of California in 2030, the best case scenario of California is 2030, the age-ethnic gap, employment and income, education, health care and more. References, Appendix. Index. 196p. Tables, charts, graphs, etc. The bulk of the book deals with Latino demographic, social, and economic characteristics: labor force participation, income, education, health, and political participation.

$12.00

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