Social Sciences
epub |eng | | Author:Amy Wilentz

Aristide disappeared into the countryside. For a week, no one knew quite where he was. Soldiers from Fort Dimanche started arresting the boys who were washing cars at the intersection ...
( Category: Americas September 21,2018 )
epub |eng | 2012-04-03 | Author:Karen le Billon [Billon, Karen Le]

French Food Rule #7: Limit snacks, ideally one per day (two maximum), and not within one hour of meals. Understanding this rule requires some explanation. Feeding children in France often ...
( Category: Parenting September 20,2018 )
epub |eng | 1998-01-02 | Author:Geraldine Brooks [Brooks, Geraldine]

Earlier that month I had finally walked through the big stone gates of Sydney University. I’d arrived there brimming with confidence, proud of good exam results. But the exhilaration didn’t ...
( Category: Travelers & Explorers September 20,2018 )
azw3 |eng | 2003-08-27 | Author:Stanton J. Linden

Chap. 8: The figure of a man, like unto Saint Peter, cloathed in a robe Citrine red, holding a key in his right hand, and laying his left hand upon ...
( Category: Social Sciences September 20,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Cinque Henderson

CROSSING THE RUBICON I went home to my mother’s house for Christmas. I was starting to feel that I’d made a terrible mistake—that in just a few weeks I’d be ...
( Category: Social Sciences September 20,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Andrea Gibbons

WHAT WAS WON AND WHAT WAS LOST The victories of the post-World War II period partially destabilized the political and social supports for white space and privilege, and challenged widespread ...
( Category: Sociology September 20,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-01-15 | Author:Sonja Grace

The Norwegians call their gifted medicine people healers or shamans or Noaidi. Native Americans refer to them as a medicine man or woman. The medicine path is a difficult one. ...
( Category: New Age & Spirituality September 20,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-05-30 | Author:Lucie Greene

The Way We Move Violet light bathes the sidewalks of Eighth Avenue at 6 a.m. as Manhattan stirs awake. Neon coffee shop, BBQ, and diner signs are flickering to life. ...
( Category: Skills September 20,2018 )
epub |eng | 2007-04-09 | Author:Cameron, Deborah

Failure to communicate? The 1967 prison film Cool Hand Luke is remembered, among other things, for a line spoken by the prison warden to Luke, an inmate who persistently rebels ...
( Category: Words, Language & Grammar September 19,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-07-14 | Author:Charles Eisenstein

Once upon a time, science saw notions like the personhood of nature ridiculous. Although the science is changing (for example, a growing contingent of biologists is seriously considering the possibility ...
( Category: Social Sciences September 19,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-09-17 | Author:Shane Bauer

* * * ■ ■ ■ After lunch, the radio dispatch tells us to make callouts. “All units and all areas, it’s time to make a call for your one ...
( Category: Politics & Government September 19,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Jose Antonio Vargas

18. Who Am I? “Who is Jose Antonio Vargas?” read the headline of a column by Jack Shafer. Then a media critic for Slate, Shafer proceeded to compare me to ...
( Category: Social Sciences September 18,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-04-20 | Author:Owen Hatherley

Workers’ housing, factory, clock Another response to this can be found in the Museum of Art, which was placed in one of the Poznański dynasty’s palaces, in 1930, by members ...
( Category: Sociology September 18,2018 )
epub |eng | 2010-09-17 | Author:Hernandez, Kelly Lytle;

THE LOGIC OF RESISTANCE South Texans believed their defiance was justified because the U.S. Border Patrol was attempting to unravel their lives. In places such as Brownsville and Hidalgo, growers ...
( Category: Social Sciences September 18,2018 )
epub |eng | 2016-08-30 | Author:Alexandra Chasin [Chasin, Alexandra]

A straight line is not always the shortest distance between two points, as Harry had learned on that mountain train back in La Guaïra. And as Wally Reid learned in ...
( Category: Historical September 17,2018 )

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