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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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1-800-Worlds: The Making of the Indian Call Centre Economy

ISBN : 9780199476053

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¥6,091
Author: 
Mathangi Krishnamurthy
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
138 x 216 mm
Pub date
Feb 2018
1-800-Worlds chronicles the labour practices, life-worlds, and media atmospheres of Indian call centre workers, and locates them within the socio-political context of the new Indian middle classes. Th ... 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 Dictionary of Human Geography

ISBN : 9780199599868

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¥2,689
Author: 
Alisdair Rogers; Noel Castree; Rob Kitchin
Pages
592 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 196 mm
Pub date
Apr 2013
Series
Oxford Quick Reference
A Dictionary of Human Geography is a brand new addition to Oxford's Paperback Reference Series, offering over 2,000 clear and concise entries on human geography terms. From basic terms and concepts to ... Read more

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A Dictionary of Media and Communication

ISBN : 9780199568758

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¥1,966
Author: 
Daniel Chandler; Rod Munday
Pages
480 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
127 x 196 mm
Pub date
Feb 2011
Series
Oxford Quick Reference
The Dictionary of Media and Communication is an authoritative and wide-ranging A-Z providing over 2,200 entries on terms used in media and communication, from concepts and theories to technical terms, ... Read more

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A Dictionary of Sociology (4th edition)

ISBN : 9780199683581

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¥1,966
Author: 
John Scott
Pages
832 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
128 x 197 mm
Pub date
Sep 2014
Series
Oxford Quick Reference
A consistent best-seller, the wide-ranging and authoritative Dictionary of Sociology was first published in 1994 and contains more than 2,500 entries on the terminology, methods, concepts, and thinker ... Read more

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A Family and Kinship: Study of the Pandits of Rural Kashmir

ISBN : 9780199465439

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¥3,046
Author: 
T.N. Maden
Pages
368 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
138 x 216 mm
Pub date
Feb 2016
Soon after its publication in 1965, this book earned recognition in anthropological and sociological circles as a pioneering and ethnographically rich account of the Hindu familyindeed it has since be ... Read more

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A Foot in the River: Why Our Lives Change - and the Limits of Evolution

ISBN : 9780198744429

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¥3,586
Author: 
Dr Felipe Fernandez-Armesto
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
152 x 223 mm
Pub date
Oct 2015
We are a weird species. Like other species, we have a culture. But by comparison with other species, we are strangely unstable: human cultures self-transform, diverge, and multiply with bewildering sp ... Read more

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A General Theory of Domination and Justice

ISBN : 9780199579419

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¥12,733
Author: 
Frank Lovett
Pages
288 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
163 x 241 mm
Pub date
May 2010
In all societies, past and present, many persons and groups have been subject to domination. Properly understood, domination is a great evil, the suffering of which ought to be minimized so far as pos ... Read more

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