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An Unmastered Past: The Autobiographical Reflections of Leo Lowenthal

by Lowenthal, Leo; Jay, Martin [Introduction]

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1987
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Fair
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First Edition
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9780520056381
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USA: University of California Press, 1987. Book. Fair. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. pp. x, 281. Index. Black and white photographic plates. Leo Lowenthal (1900-1993) was "a founding member of the celebrated Frankfurt Institute of Social Research. As the last survivor of the Institute's inner circle, he was frequently approached for… Read more
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Where is Civilization Going?

by Nearing, Scott

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1927
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First Edition
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New York: Vanguard Press, 1927. Book. Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. viii, 110 pp. 7.25" x 4.5". Readers will "gain an understanding of the direction in which the human race is traveling that will give a real perspective from which to judge day-to-day events." - Foreword. Dust jacket not included.… Read more
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Progress and Poverty: An Inquiry Into the Cause of Industrial Depressions, and of Increase in Want with Increase of Wealth. The Remedy

by George, Henry [Signed]

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Published
1880
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Fourth Edition
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New York: Henry George & Co., 1880. Book. Good. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). Fourth Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Signed and inscribed by Henry George [1839-1897] upon first blank leaf. Publisher's brown blind-ruled cloth, gilt-lettered spine, floral endpapers; 4,xi,[3],512,[2],4,[4]pp. Moderate wear to extremities. Few light red pencil marks to four leaves. Trifles of… Read more
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Why Civilizations Collapse; Fields, Dr. E.R. [Introduction]

by Smith, Drew L.

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2002
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Second Edition
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USA: Truth at Last Books, 2002. Book. Good. Paperback. Second Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 80 pages. Second edition of this work first published in 1965. "Author was one of the leaders in the struggle to maintain the segregation of the races. He was a direct descendant of one of our nation's founding fathers,… Read more
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Making Vancouver: Class, Status, and Social Boundaries, 1863-1913

by McDonald, Robert A. J.

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Published
1996
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First Edition
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9780774805551
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Canada: UBC Press, 1996. Book. Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 316 pages. Footnotes, select bibliography and index. Black and white illustrations. "Explores the years 1863 to 1913, when the population and institutions of this young community had not yet stabilized and expectations of material betterment remained high." - from dust jacket.… Read more
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Reasonable Radicals and Citizenship in Botswana: The Public Anthropology of Kalanga Elites (African Systems of Thought)

by Werbner, Richard

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Published
2004
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Fair
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First Edition
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9780253216779
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U.S.A.: Indiana University Press, 2004. Book. Fair. Paperback. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 255 pages. Footnotes. Bibliography. Author and subject indexes. "Examines the Kalanga, a minority ethnic group that has served Botswana in business and government since independence." - from back cover. Minimal markings to contents. Somewhat above-average external wear.… Read more
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Defensive Racism: An Unapologetic Examination Of Racial Differences

by Steele, Edgar J.

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Published
2005
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Very Good
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Second Printing
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9780976125907
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USA: Proper Pr, 2005. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Second Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 378 pages. "Compulsively readable, incisive in its analysis, and deft in its marshalling of factual evidence... so good, I would recommend it to my own mother." - from dust jacket review. Clean, bright and unmarked with light wear. Dust jacket… Read more
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Lives of the Bigamists: Marriage, Family, and Community in Colonial Mexico

by Boyer, Richard

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Published
1995
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Very Good
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First Edition
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9780826315717
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USA: Univ of New Mexico Press, 1995. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 340 pages. Footnotes, bibliography and index. Light wear. Tight and square. Moderate quantity of light pencil underlining and marginalia to contents. A quality copy..
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Crime and Social Progress - No. 7 Penal Reform League Series

by St. John, Arthur

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Published
1918
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Second Edition
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London: Penal Reform League, 1918. Book. Fair. Paperback. Second Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 10 pages. "A lecture delivered before the Psycho-Therapeutic Society at the Caxton Hall, Westminster, January 17th, 1910." - from page 3. Somewhat above-average wear and soiling. Some age-toning. Pencil underlining and marginalia. Prior owner's ink stamp atop front… Read more
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Society - The Basics

by Macionis, John L.; Jansson, S. Mikael; Benoit, Cecilia M.

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2012
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Good
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Updated Fourth Canadian Edition
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9780132176064
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Canada: Pearson, 2012. Book. Good. Paperback. Updated Fourth Canadian Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 560 pages. Average wear. Some markings and underlining. Binding intact. A sound working copy..
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The Sociology of Mennonites, Hutterites, and Amish: A Bibliography With Annotations, Volume II (only) 1977-1990

by Smucker, Donovan E.

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Published
1991
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First Edition
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9780889209992
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Canada: WLU, 1991. Book. Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 194 pages. Name index. Subject index. Includes items missed by the first volume in 1977. Binding tight. Moderate wear. Usual library markings. Handsome gilt lettering and decoration upon front board. A sound working copy..
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The Boiler Room and Other Telephone Sales Scams

by Stevenson, Robert J.

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Published
1998
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First Printing
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9780252022654
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USA: Univ of Illinois Press, 1998. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 265 pages. References. Index. "Very important and wonderfully researched - this guy knows boiler rooms like nobody's business!" - Jack Katz. "... a fine contribution to the sociology of deviance, occupations, and fieldwork." - Robert R. Faulkner.… Read more
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Essays on the Sociology of Culture

by Mannheim, Karl

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Published
1967
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Reprint
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London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1967. Book. Good. Hardcover. Reprint. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 253 pages. Index. "Contains three hitherto unpublished essays by Karl Mannheim." - from dust jacket. i Towards the Sociology of teh Mind, An Introduction ii The Problem of the Intelligentsia, An Inquiry into its Past and Present Role … Read more
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Essays on the Sociology of Knowledge

by Mannheim, Karl

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1968
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Reprint
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London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1968. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Reprint. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 327 pages. Index. "Offers for the first time in English a number of essays, originally produced in various German periodicals, in which the author first elaborated his insight into the social dimensions of thinking." - from dust jacket. … Read more
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From Max Weber - Essays in Sociology

by Weber, Max; Gerth, Hans H.

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Published
1970
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Reprint
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9780710032546
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London: Routledge & Kegan Paul Ltd., 1970. Book. Good. Hardcover. Reprint. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 490 pages. Index. Footnotes. "An anthology of the work of Weber in the fields of science and politics, power, religion and social structure. Each section contains either the original essays in their entirety, or extensive excerpts from Weber's… Read more
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The Blind Eye of History: A Study of the Origins of the Present Police Era

by Reith, Charles

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Published
1952
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First Edition
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London: Faber & Faber Limited, 1952. Book. Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 264 pages. Index. Short bibliography. Author submits that "all means of enforcing laws comprise physical, or military, force, moral force and police force, used separately or together, and that military force and moral force alone or together always fail… Read more
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