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"To Save Humanity": What Matters Most for a Healthy Future

ISBN : 9780190221546

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¥3,661
Author: 
Julio Frenk; Steven Hoffman
Pages
392 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
147 x 215 mm
Pub date
Jun 2015
"The UN was not created to take mankind to heaven, but to save humanity from hell." -Dag Hammarskjold, United Nations Secretary-General 1953-1961 The turn of the 21st century was an objective low po ... Read more

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'Grooming' and the Sexual Abuse of Children: Institutional, Internet, and Familial Dimensions

ISBN : 9780199583720

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¥13,802
Author: 
Anne Marie McAlinden
Pages
392 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
147 x 221 mm
Pub date
Dec 2012
Series
Clarendon Studies in Criminology
'Grooming' and the Sexual Abuse of Children: Institutional, Internet and Familial Dimensions critically examines the official and popular discourses on grooming, predominantly framed within the contex ... Read more

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'Til Death or Distance Do Us Part: Love and Marriage in African America

ISBN : 9780195328523

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¥3,812
Author: 
Frances Smith Foster
Pages
224 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
146 x 217 mm
Pub date
Feb 2010
Conventional wisdom says that marriage was rare or illegal for slaves and that if African Americans married at all, their vows were tenuous ones: "until death or distance do us part." It is believed ... Read more

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'til Faith Do Us Part: The Rise of Interfaith Marriage and the Future of American Religion, Family, and Society

ISBN : 9780199873746

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¥3,661
Author: 
Naomi Schaefer Riley
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 236 mm
Pub date
Apr 2013
Interfaith marriage is on the rise in America, from 15% of all marriages in 1988 to 36% in 2010. This is true in every region of the country, for people at every income and educational level, and acro ... Read more

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101 Social Work Clinical Techniques

ISBN : 9780195300543

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¥10,724
Author: 
Francis J. Turner; William S. Rowe
Pages
624 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
177 x 255 mm
Pub date
Jun 2013
The purpose of the book is to enhance the concept of Technique in the teaching and practice of Social Work. Over the years Technique has not been stressed as a part of practice even though the actual ... Read more

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24 Hours to Save the NHS: The Chief Executive's Account of Reform 2000 to 2006

ISBN : 9780199639953

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¥3,402
Author: 
Lord Nigel Crisp
Pages
248 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
163 x 229 mm
Pub date
Sep 2011
"24 hours to save the NHS". It was a political slogan but it hid a deeper question. Could the NHS survive? Could it continue to offer free health care for every citizen regardless of their ability to ... Read more

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A Better Pencil: Readers, Writers, and the Digital Revolution

ISBN : 9780199914005

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¥2,927
Author: 
Dennis Baron
Pages
280 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
155 x 227 mm
Pub date
Oct 2012
Computers, now the writer's tool of choice, are still blamed by skeptics for a variety of ills, from speeding writing up to the point of recklessness, to complicating or trivializing the writing proce ... Read more

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A Brief History of Neoliberalism

ISBN : 9780199283279

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¥1,793
Author: 
David Harvey
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
128 x 196 mm
Pub date
Jan 2007
Neoliberalism - the doctrine that market exchange is an ethic in itself, capable of acting as a guide for all human action - has become dominant in both thought and practice throughout much of the wor ... Read more

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A Call for Judgment: Sensible Finance for a Dynamic Economy

ISBN : 9780199756070

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¥4,396
Author: 
Amar Bhide
Pages
368 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 236 mm
Pub date
Nov 2010
Our prosperity requires the enterprise of innumerable individuals and businesses who exercise their imagination and judgment-and bear responsibility for outcomes. And it is through dialogue and relat ... Read more

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A Casebook on Roman Property Law

ISBN : 9780199791132

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¥5,724
Author: 
Herbert Hausmaninger; Richard Gamauf
Pages
384 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
155 x 234 mm
Pub date
Mar 2012
Series
American Philological Association Classical Resources
This book provides a thorough introduction to Roman property law by means of "cases," consisting of brief excerpts from Roman juristic sources in the original Latin with accompanying English translati ... Read more

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