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White Fragility: Why It's So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism
White Fragility: Why It's So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism
By Beacon Press
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ean: 9780807047415, isbn: 8925598604,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 33 reviews
The New York Times best-selling book exploring the counterproductive reactions white people have when their assumptions about race are challenged, and how these reactions maintain racial inequality. In this “vital, necessary, and beautiful book” ...


Fewer, Better Things: The Hidden Wisdom of Objects
Fewer, Better Things: The Hidden Wisdom of Objects
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ean: 9781632869647, isbn: 1632869640,

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From the former director of the Museum of Arts and Design in New York, a timely and passionate case for the role of the well-designed object in the digital age. Curator and scholar Glenn Adamson opens Fewer, Better Things by contrasting his beloved c...


A Social History of American Technology
A Social History of American Technology
By Oxford University Press
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ean: 9780195387261, isbn: 0195387260,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 17 reviews
A Social History of American Technology, Second Edition, tells the story of American technology from the tools used by its earliest inhabitants to the technological systems--cars and computers, aircraft and antibiotics--that we are familiar with toda...


Acid Dreams: The Complete Social History of LSD: The CIA, the Sixties, and Beyond
Acid Dreams: The Complete Social History of LSD: The CIA, the Sixties, and Beyond
By Grove Press
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ean: 9780802130624, isbn: 9780802130624,

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Few events have had a more profound impact on the social and cultural upheavals of the Sixties than the psychedelic revolution spawned by the spread of LSD. This book for the first time tells the full and astounding story—part of it hidden till now ...


Steps to an Ecology of Mind: Collected Essays in Anthropology, Psychiatry, Evolution, and Epistemology
Steps to an Ecology of Mind: Collected Essays in Anthropology, Psychiatry, Evolution, and Epistemology
By University of Chicago Press
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mpn: 13854448, ean: 9780226039053, isbn: 0226039056,

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Gregory Bateson was a philosopher, anthropologist, photographer, naturalist, and poet, as well as the husband and collaborator of Margaret Mead. With a new foreword by his daughter Mary Katherine Bateson, this classic anthology of his major work will...


Race and Racisms: A Critical Approach, Brief Second Edition
Race and Racisms: A Critical Approach, Brief Second Edition
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ean: 9780190889432, isbn: 0190889438,

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Ideal for instructors who want the flexibility to assign additional readings, Race and Racisms: A Critical Approach, Brief Second Edition, is a topical text that engages students in significant questions related to racial dynamics in the United State...


Selfie: How We Became So Self-Obsessed and What It's Doing To Us
Selfie: How We Became So Self-Obsessed and What It's Doing To Us
By The Overlook Press
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ean: 9781468315899, isbn: 1468315897,

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By the author of The Unpersuadables, this thrilling and ambitious book explores the mysterious power of the self and reveals the danger of our modern obsession with it.We live in the age of the individual. Every day, we’re bombarded with depictions...


The Anthropology of Religion, Magic, and Witchcraft
The Anthropology of Religion, Magic, and Witchcraft
By Routledge
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ean: 9781138692527, isbn: 9781138692527,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 54 reviews
This concise and accessible textbook introduces students to the anthropological study of religion. Stein and Stein examine religious expression from a cross-cultural perspective and expose students to the varying complexity of world religions. The ch...


The Complete Capuchin: The Biology of the Genus Cebus
The Complete Capuchin: The Biology of the Genus Cebus
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ean: 9780521667685, isbn: 0521667682,

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This book explores our understanding of Capuchin monkeys in relation to their lives in nature--their physical, mental and social characteristics in comparison to other monkeys. As one of the most widely distributed genera of primates in Central and S...


Becoming Mexican American: Ethnicity, Culture, and Identity in Chicano Los Angeles, 1900-1945
Becoming Mexican American: Ethnicity, Culture, and Identity in Chicano Los Angeles, 1900-1945
By Oxford University Press
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Twentieth-century Los Angeles has been the locus of one of the most profound and complex interactions between variant cultures in American history. Yet this study is among the first to examine the relationship between ethnicity and identity among the...


The Healing Wisdom of Africa: Finding Life Purpose Through Nature, Ritual, and Community
The Healing Wisdom of Africa: Finding Life Purpose Through Nature, Ritual, and Community
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Through The Healing Wisdom of Africa, readers can come to understand that the life of indigenous and traditional people is a paradigm for an intimate relationship with the natural world that both surrounds us and is within us. The book is the most co...


Brown-Eyed Children of the Sun: Lessons from the Chicano Movement, 1965-1975
Brown-Eyed Children of the Sun: Lessons from the Chicano Movement, 1965-1975
By Brand: University of New Mexico Press
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ean: 9780826338051, isbn: 0826338054,

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Brown-Eyed Children of the Sun is a new study of the Chicano/a movement, El Movimiento, and its multiple ideologies from a broad cultural perspective. The late 1960s marked the first time U.S. society witnessed Americans of Mexican descent on a natio...


Racial Formation in the United States
Racial Formation in the United States
By Routledge
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ean: 9780415520317, isbn: 9780415520317,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 27 reviews
Twenty years since the publication of the Second Edition and more than thirty years since the publication of the original book, Racial Formation in the United States now arrives with each chapter radically revised and rewritten by authors Michael Omi...


Chimpanzee Politics: Power and Sex among Apes
Chimpanzee Politics: Power and Sex among Apes
By imusti
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4.2 out of 5 stars with 39 reviews
The first edition of Frans de Waal's Chimpanzee Politics was acclaimed not only by primatologists for its scientific achievement but also by politicians, business leaders, and social psychologists for its remarkable insights into the most basic human...


Ministering in Honor-Shame Cultures: Biblical Foundations and Practical Essentials
Ministering in Honor-Shame Cultures: Biblical Foundations and Practical Essentials
By InterVarsity Press
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mpn: 095968, ean: 9780830851461, isbn: 0830851461,

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Many a Westerner has had a cross-cultural experience of honor and shame. First there are those stuttering moments in the new social landscape. Then after missed cues and social bruises comes the revelation that this culture―indeed much of the world...


Culture Care: Reconnecting with Beauty for Our Common Life
Culture Care: Reconnecting with Beauty for Our Common Life
By InterVarsity Press
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mpn: 175588, ean: 9780830845033, isbn: 9780830845033,

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"Culture is not a territory to be won or lost but a resource we are called to steward with care. Culture is a garden to be cultivated." Many bemoan the decay of culture. But we all have a responsibility to care for culture, to nurture it in ways that...


The Last Best Place?: Gender, Family, and Migration in the New West
The Last Best Place?: Gender, Family, and Migration in the New West
By Stanford University Press
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ean: 9780804792936, isbn: 9780804792936,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 32 reviews
Southwest Montana is beautiful country, evoking mythologies of freedom and escape long associated with the West. Partly because of its burgeoning presence in popular culture, film, and literature, including William Kittredge's anthology The Last Best...


Laboratory Life: The Construction of Scientific Facts, 2nd Edition
Laboratory Life: The Construction of Scientific Facts, 2nd Edition
By imusti
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ean: 9780691028323, isbn: 069102832X,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 19 reviews
This highly original work presents laboratory science in a deliberately skeptical way: as an anthropological approach to the culture of the scientist. Drawing on recent work in literary criticism, the authors study how the social world of the laborat...


Scenes of Subjection: Terror, Slavery, and Self-Making in Nineteenth-Century America (Race and American Culture)
Scenes of Subjection: Terror, Slavery, and Self-Making in Nineteenth-Century America (Race and American Culture)
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ean: 9780195089844, isbn: 0195089847,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 38 reviews
In this provocative and original exploration of racial subjugation during slavery and its aftermath, Saidiya Hartman illumines the forms of terror and resistance that shaped black identity. Scenes of Subjection examines the forms of domination that u...


The Spirit Level: Why Greater Equality Makes Societies Stronger
The Spirit Level: Why Greater Equality Makes Societies Stronger
By Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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ean: 9781608193417, isbn: 1608193411,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 32 reviews
Groundbreaking analysis showing that greater economic equality-not greater wealth-is the mark of the most successful societies, and offering new ways to achieve it."Get your hands on this book."-Bill MoyersThis groundbreaking book, based on thirty ye...



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