Social Science

Culture & Progress:Esc

Author: Kenneth Thompson

Publisher: Routledge


Category: Social Science

Page: 520

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First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.





Category: Bibliography


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Vols. for 1871-76, 1913-14 include an extra number, The Christmas bookseller, separately paged and not included in the consecutive numbering of the regular series.

Plague-Making and the AIDS Epidemic: A Story of Discrimination

Author: G. Bright

Publisher: Springer


Category: History

Page: 207

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This book explores how the cultural process of making any disease a "plague" results in discrimination against certain groups, as it has for those with AIDS in America. Gina M. Bright here captures the discrimination produced by plague-making in her analysis and her portraits of the people she has cared for with AIDS over the past quarter-century.

The Grand Strategy of the Byzantine Empire

Author: Edward N. Luttwak

Publisher: Harvard University Press


Category: History

Page: 512

View: 500

In this book, the distinguished writer Edward Luttwak presents the grand strategy of the eastern Roman empire we know as Byzantine, which lasted more than twice as long as the more familiar western Roman empire. The Grand Strategy of the Byzantine Empire is a broad, interpretive account of Byzantine strategy, intelligence, and diplomacy over the course of eight centuries that will appeal to scholars, classicists, military history buffs, and professional soldiers.

Concise Oxford Dictionary of Quotations

Author: Susan Ratcliffe

Publisher: Oxford University Press


Category: Reference

Page: 592

View: 665

Based on the 7th ed. of the Oxford dictionary of quotations. Includes extensive coverage of literary and historical quotations and contains up-to-date material from today's influential literary and cultural figures. Includes 1,000 new quotes in categories such as catchphrases, film lines, official advice, and political slogans.

Peace Among the Willows

Author: Howard B. White

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media


Category: History

Page: 266

View: 593