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Same Bed, Different Dreams: Managing U.s.- China Relations, 1989-2000 - David M. Lampton

The title of this unique insider's look at a crucial decade of Sino-American interchange derives from a Chinese expression that describes a relationship of two people whose lives are intimately intertwined but who do not fundamentally communicate ......

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Real Indians: Identity And The Survival Of Native America - Eva Garroutte

At the dawn of the twenty-first century, America finds itself on the brink of a new racial consciousness. The old, unquestioned confidence with which individuals can be classified (as embodied, for instance, in previous U.S. census categories) has......

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The Life Of Judaism

Approximately thirteen million people around the world define themselves as Jews, with the majority residing in the United States and Israel. This collection portrays the diversity of Jewish experience as it is practiced and lived in contemporary ......

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Beyond The Pale: The Jewish Encounter With Late Imperial Russia - Benjamin Nathans

A surprising number of Jews lived, literally and figuratively, "beyond the Pale" of Jewish Settlement in tsarist Russia during the half-century before the Revolution of 1917. Thanks to the availability of long-closed Russian archives, along with a......

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Purified By Fire: A History Of Cremation In America - Stephen Prothero

Just one hundred years ago, Americans almost universally condemned cremation. Today, nearly one-quarter of Americans choose to be cremated. The practice has gained wide acceptance as a funeral rite, in both our private and public lives, as the cre......

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Dao De Jing: The Book Of The Way - Laozi

Dao De Jing is one of the richest, most suggestive, and most popular works of philosophy and literature. Composed in China between the late sixth and the late fourth centuries b.c., its enigmatic verses have inspired artists, philosophers, poets, ......

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Sunset Limited: The Southern Pacific Railroad And The Development Of The American West, 1850-1930 - Richard J. Orsi

The only major U.S. railroad to be operated by westerners and the only railroad built from west to east, the Southern Pacific acquired a unique history and character. It also acquired a reputation, especially in California, as a railroad that peop......

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Engaging Contradictions: Theory, Politics, And Methods Of Activist Scholarship - Charles R. Hale

Scholars in many fields increasingly find themselves caught between the academy, with its demands for rigor and objectivity, and direct engagement in social activism. Some advocate on behalf of the communities they study; others incorporate the kn......

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Earth's Insights: A Multicultural Survey Of Ecological Ethics From The Mediterranean Basin To The Australian Outback - J. Baird Callicott

The environmental crisis is global in scope, yet contemporary environmental ethics is centered predominantly in Western philosophy and religion. Earth's Insights widens the scope of environmental ethics to include the ecological teachings embedded......

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Inalienable Possessions: The Paradox Of Keeping-while Giving - Annette B. Weiner

Inalienable Possessions tests anthropology's traditional assumptions about kinship, economics, power, and gender in an exciting challenge to accepted theories of reciprocity and marriage exchange. Focusing on Oceania societies from Polynesia to Pa......

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Pious Passion: The Emergence Of Modern Fundamentalism In The United States And Iran - Martin Riesebrodt

Martin Riesebrodt's unconventional study provides an extraordinary look at religious fundamentalism. Comparing two seemingly disparate movements-in early twentieth-century United States and 1960s and 1970s Iran-he examines why these movements aros......

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Economics And The Historian - , Susan B. Carter

These essays provide a thorough introduction to economics for historians. The authors, all eminent scholars, show how to use economic thinking, economic models, and economic methods to enrich historical research. They examine such vital issues as ......

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Islands In The Street: Gangs And American Urban Society - Martin Sanchez-jankowski

"Vivid, lively, and yet theoretically informed, a triumph of patient and sustained fieldwork. . . . Jankowski presents the gang and its members not as pathological departures from social norms, but as shrewd and resourceful operators."-Michael Lip......

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