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Design of Urban Space: An Inquiry Into a Socio-spatial Process
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Design of Urban Space: An Inquiry Into a Socio-spatial Process

By Madanipour, Ali

Chichester: John Wiley & Sons, 1996 Written to bridge the gap that exists in the approaches to urban design. It addresses both the physical and social dimensions of the built environment in an integrated way. Soft cover with black faux label and white titling, illustrated with many black and white photographs, 241 pages. Light shelf wear, previous owner's name to half title. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. First U.K. Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$45.00

Landscape and Urban Planning, Vol. 33 NOS. 1-3, October 1995
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Landscape and Urban Planning, Vol. 33 NOS. 1-3, October 1995

By Rodiek, Jon E. (Editor)

Elsevier, 1995 Special Issue: Greenways. The articles are organized in three sections. Part I: The greenway movement and its origins. Part II: Greenway planning. Part III: Perception and implementation of greenways. Some shelf wear, previous owner's name to first two pages. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Good+ to Very Good-/-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$25.00

Eco-City: Calming the Traffic
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Eco-City: Calming the Traffic

By Engwicht, David

Sidney, NSW: Envirobook, 1992 Can people and motor vehicles co-exist? Engwicht follows this and other questions developing his practical vision for a more habitable city. Soft cover with blue titling to front and spine, many line drawings illustrate the book, 190 pages. Light sunning to spine, light shelf wear, previous owner's name inked to half title, bookstore sticker to back cover. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Good+ to Very Good-/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

Animated Earth: A Story of Peruvian Whistles and Transformation
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Animated Earth: A Story of Peruvian Whistles and Transformation

By Statnekov, Daniel K.

Berkeley, CA: North Atlantic Books, 2003 Statnekov's life since the early '70s has centered on pre-Columbian art, specifically the acoustical properties Peruvian whistling vessels and their effect on consciousness. Glossy soft cover, black with illustrations, white titling to front and spine, a cluster of full-colour photographs, 202 pages. Minor shelf wear. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Second Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$29.00

I Am Woman
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I Am Woman

By Maracle, Lee

North Vancouver, BC: Write-on Press Publishers Ltd. , 1988 Maracle weaves "the lessons, values and oratory of her grannies, utilizing the natural prose inherent in oral history and the tradition of reaching through the use of story, combined with her own poetic visions, has given rise to this unique and significant contribution to our collective search for a path to re-gain our humanity." Soft cover, black titling to front and spine, a few black and white illustrations, 189 pages. A few small brown spots to front cover, very faint foxing to top of textblock edge, a smudge to fore edge and back cover. The inside is clean and tight. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Good +/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

State of the Poor
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State of the Poor

By Eden, Frederic Morton & A.G.L. Rogers (Editor)

London, UK: George Routledge & Sons, Ltd., 1928 Abridged and edited by A.G.L. Rogers with an introduction. "Eden's 'State of the Poor' has for many years been kown as a classical work in the condition of the labouring classes in England down to the end of the eighteenth century." Red cloth with gilt titling to spine, 383 pages. Some shelf wear especially to corners, top free corners show minor bump, a faint discoloration to front board, some foxing to textblock edge and to a few pages, previous owner's name to ffep. Dust jacket shows sunning to spine and edges, spine has a three inch closed tear, spine ends and corners are chipped. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Hard Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$60.00

Cosmic Zygote: Cosmology in the Amazon Basin
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Cosmic Zygote: Cosmology in the Amazon Basin

By Roe, Peter R.

New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 1982 Roe develops an original model explaining the myths and folktales of the lowland tribes from South America's Amazon basin based on 384 representative myths from 69 Indian groups, giving special empfhasis to the Shipibo Indians, with whom he lived. Red cloth with gilt titling to spine, frontispiece, several black and white illustrations, 384 pages. Minor edge wear, faint foxing to top of textblock edge. Inside the book is clean and tight. Dust jacket shows light shelf wear and crease to back flap. Due to the value of this book, we might ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of insurance and tracking, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Hard Cover. Very Good -/Very Good -. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$395.00

Contributions to Anthropology 1957
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Contributions to Anthropology 1957

By National Museum of Canada

Ottawa, ON: Department of Natural Resources, Province of Newfoundland, 1960 National Museum of Canada, Bulletin No. 162. Card cover with black titling to front and spine, black and white photographs and line drawings throughout, 203 pages. Minor shelf wear, previous owner's name neatly stamped to first page. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

Cities in Evolution
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Cities in Evolution

By Geddes, Patrick

New York, NY: Howard Fertig, 1968 An Introduction to the Town Planning Movement and to the the Study of Civics. This is the 1968 US edition of Sir Patrick Geddes work first published in 1915. With a new introduction by Percy Johnson-Marshall. Red cloth with silver titling to spine, textblock edge is red to top, frontispiece, many black and white illustrations throughout, 409 pages. Light edge wear, previous owner's name to ffep. Dust jacket is price clipped, shows sunning to spine, edge and shelf wear with three small closed tears which are secured with clear tape to the inside. This book weighs more than 1 kg and will require additional shipping charges. Depending on your location, further charges might be needed to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Hard Cover. Very Good -/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$32.00

Hockey Night in Canada: Sport, Identities, and Cultural Politics
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Hockey Night in Canada: Sport, Identities, and Cultural Politics

By Gruneau, Richard S.

Toronto, ON: Garamond Press, 1993 Culture and Communication in Canada Series. The authors discuss the roots of hockey, the world of professional hockey, hockey in small communities, violence in professional and minor hockey leagues, and issues of Canadian identity. Blue cloth, gilt titling to spine, 312 pages. Minor edge wear, gift inscription to ffep. Dust jacket shows light shelf wear, light sunning to spine, a few pressure marks to back. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Hard Cover. Very Good -/Very Good -. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$28.00

Myth of Media Violence, The: A Critical Introduction
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Myth of Media Violence, The: A Critical Introduction

By Trend, David

Malden MA: Blackwell Publishing, 2007 This book examines "the current and historical debates over one of the most widely discussed yet little understood issues of our time: the social and cultural effects of violence in film, television, and video games." Illustrated black soft cover with white titling, 139 pages. Cover has shelf wear, a few tiny marks to lower text block edge, interior is clean and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$17.00

Taking Social Research to the Larger World
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Taking Social Research to the Larger World

By Harvey, Edward B.

Toronto: Canadian Scholars' Press Inc., 2005 Foreword by the Honourable David R. Peterson, P.C., Q.C. Book contains "the remarkable story of Professor Edward Harvey's twin-track career as a university professor and consultant specializing in social policy issues - a forty-year journey that blossomed with the dynamic Trudeau era and the search for 'The Just Society.'" Inscribed by the author on half-title page, illustrated with black and white photographs, 272 pages. Cover has minor shelf wear, otherwise appears to be without flaws. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Inscribed By Author. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

Passage of Darkness: The Ethnobiology of the Haitian Zombie
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Passage of Darkness: The Ethnobiology of the Haitian Zombie

By Davis, Wade

Chapel Hill, North Carolina, U.S.A.: University of North Carolina Press, 1988 Foreword by Robert Farris Thompson; Preface by Richard Evans Schultes. Inscribed by the author to Canadian author, Brian Brett. Wade Davis "has written of one of the most fascinating and most misunderstood phenomena of all the Black Americas." Blue soft cover with white titling and red illustration, illustrated with black and white photographs, 344 pages. Cover has light edge wear, shelf wear, some pale discolouration to text block edge, text is clean and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Inscribed By Author. Soft Cover. Good+ to Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$45.00

Theatre for Living: The Art and Science of Community-based Dialogue
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Theatre for Living: The Art and Science of Community-based Dialogue

By Diamond, David

Victoria, B.C.: Trafford Publishing, 2007 Book is "an essential resource for anyone interested in the power of theatre to evoke community healing." Foreword by Fritjof Capra. Colourfully illustrated soft cover with tan and white titling, 336 pages. With the exception of some light shelf wear, this handsome book is in great condition. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. 4th Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

How to Stop Whining and Start Living: How to Make Trouble and Influence People, Part 2
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How to Stop Whining and Start Living: How to Make Trouble and Influence People, Part 2

By Question Mark Collective

Victoria, Australia: Scam Publications, 1998 "The long awaited sequel to "How to Make Trouble and Influence People" is finally here. After two years of extensive research, The Question Mark Collective has delivered a book packed full of fascinating tales and anecdotes, of pranks and political absurdity, of the past and of the present...an extensive examination of Australiasia's political troublemakers and their lessons for the future." Off-white soft cover with black illustration, off-white titling on black ground, black and white illustrations throughout, unpaginated (80-90 pages) Cover has minor shelf wear, book is clean and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

Nobody Passes: Rejecting the Rules of Gender and Conformity
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Nobody Passes: Rejecting the Rules of Gender and Conformity

Emeryville, Ca: Seal Press Edited by Mattilda a.k.a. Matt Bernstein Sycamore. Book "challenges the very notion of belonging. By examining the perilous intersections of identity, categorization, and community, these foreceful essays explore and critique the power of 'passing'." Colourfully illustrated soft cover with multi-colour titling, contains twenty-seven essays, 354 pages. Cover has minor shelf wear, book is otherwise clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$17.00

Companion to the Anthropology of Japan
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Companion to the Anthropology of Japan

By Robertson, Jennifer, Editor

Malden, Mass.: Blackwell Publishing, 2005 Book is a volume of "Blackwell Companions to Anthropology." Book is "an unprecedented collection of original essays by some of the field's most distinguished scholars of Japan which, taken together, offer a comprehensive overview of the field." Colourfully illustrated black and green soft cover with white titling, 518 pages. Book is in great shape. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$40.00

Biopolitical Experience: Foucault, Power and Positive Critique
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Biopolitical Experience: Foucault, Power and Positive Critique

By Blencowe, Claire

U.K.: Palgrave Macmillan Book "offers an original and comprehensive interpretation of Michel Foucault's analysis of biopolitics - situating biopolitics in the context of embodied histories of subjectivity, affective investments and structures of experience..." Blue hard cover with white titling and colourful illustration on front, blue titling on grey spine, 220 pages. Very faint mark on leading text block edge. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Hard Cover. New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$50.00

Shadows in the Field: New Perspectives for Fieldwork in Ethnomusicology, Second Edition
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Shadows in the Field: New Perspectives for Fieldwork in Ethnomusicology, Second Edition

By Barz, Gregory & Timothy J. Cooley

Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2008 Revised and expanded Second Edition. A varied collection of interesting, insightful essays about fieldwork, which has now been significantly expanded and revised, becoming the first comprehensive book about fieldwork in ethnomusicology. Illustrated black soft cover with white titling, occasional black and white illustrations, 325 pages. Book has negligible shelf wear, and is clean and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Second and Revised Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

Dynamics of Clanship Aming the Tallensi, The: Being the First Part of an Analysis of the Social Structure of a Trans-Volta Tribe
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Dynamics of Clanship Aming the Tallensi, The: Being the First Part of an Analysis of the Social Structure of a Trans-Volta Tribe

By Fortes, Meyer

London: International African Institute/Oxford University Press, 1945 An investigation of the Tale social structure, by Meyer Fortes, Sociologist to the Institute of West African Industries, Arts & Social Science, in Accra, Gold Coast. Dark blue hard cover with gilt titling on spine, black and white frontispiece, black and white diagrams, maps and photographs, black and white fold-out map at back, 270 pages. Cover has minor edge wear, significant shelf wear with multiple spots of pale discolouration, sunned spine and upper front edge, text block edges darkened, owner's name in ink on end paper, front end papers foxed, underlining and notes in ink to the first 42 pages and very occasionally thereafter, occasional fingerprint smudges near a few page edges, binding is tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Hard Cover. Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

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