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Still Points
ISBN: HB: 9780873658706, Harvard University Press, October 2018
112 pp., 29.2x23.5 cm , 53 colour illus., 21 halftones
"Still Points" is a collection of remarkable and evocative still photographs taken by award-winning nonfiction filmmaker and author Robert Gardner during his anthropological and filming expeditions around the world. Thousands of his original photogra...
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£36,00
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Discovering Retroviruses Beacons in the Biosphere
ISBN: HB: 9780674971707, Harvard University Press, October 2018
192 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm , 36 colour illus., 2 tables
Approximately eight percent of our DNA contains retroviral sequences that are millions of years old. Through engaging stories of scientific discovery, Anna Marie Skalka explains our evolving knowledge of these ancient denizens of the biosphere and ho...
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What Works Gender Equality by Design
ISBN: PB: 9780674986565, ISBN: HB: 9780674089037, Harvard University Press, October 2018
320 pp., 21x14 cm , 11 halftones
Gender equality is a moral and a business imperative. But unconscious bias holds us back, and de-biasing people's minds has proven to be difficult and expensive. Diversity training programs have had limited success, and individual effort alone often...
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People's History of Computing in the United States
ISBN: HB: 9780674970977, Harvard University Press, October 2018
336 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm , 25 photos, 4 tables
Silicon Valley gets all the credit for digital creativity, but this account of the pre-PC world, when computing meant more than using mature consumer technology, challenges that triumphalism. The invention of the personal computer liberated users fr...
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£23,00
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Du Bois's Telegram Literary Resistance and State Containment
ISBN: HB: 9780674986961, Harvard University Press, October 2018
256 pp., 21x14 cm
In 1956 W. E. B. Du Bois was denied a passport to attend the Presence Africaine Congress of Black Writers and Artists in Paris. So he sent the assembled a telegram. "Any Negro-American who travels abroad today must either not discuss race conditions...
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Natural History of Human Morality
ISBN: PB: 9780674986824, ISBN: HB: 9780674088641, Harvard University Press, October 2018
208 pp., 23.5x15.7 cm , 6 line illus.
"A Natural History of Human Morality" offers the most detailed account to date of the evolution of human moral psychology. Based on extensive experimental data comparing great apes and human children, Michael Tomasello reconstructs how early humans g...
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Natural History of Human Thinking
ISBN: PB: 9780674986831, ISBN: HB: 9780674724778, Harvard University Press, October 2018
192 pp., 23.5x15.7 cm , 6 line illus.
Tool-making or culture, language or religious belief: ever since Darwin, thinkers have struggled to identify what fundamentally differentiates human beings from other animals. In this much-anticipated book, Michael Tomasello weaves his twenty years o...
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£27,00
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Education and the Commercial Mindset
ISBN: PB: 9780674986848, ISBN: HB: 9780674049178, Harvard University Press, October 2018
432 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm , 12 charts, 20 tables
America's commitment to public schooling once seemed unshakable. But today the movement to privatize K–12 education is stronger than ever. A veteran teacher and administrator, Samuel Abrams examines the rise of market forces in public education and r...
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Global Interior Mineral Frontiers and American Power
ISBN: HB: 9780674984257, Harvard University Press, October 2018
360 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm , 25 photos, 4 maps
When one thinks of the history of U.S. global expansion, the Department of the Interior rarely comes to mind. Its very name declares its narrow portfolio. Yet "The Global Interior" reveals that a government organ best known for managing domestic natu...
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Lokaprakasa by Kemendra with the Commentary of Sahaja Bhatta, Volume 1
ISBN: HB: 9780674980389, Harvard University Press, October 2018
532 pp., 25.4x17.8 cm
The Lokaprakasa by well-known Kashmirian author Ks?emendra (fl. 1050 CE) is a unique Sanskrit text that deals with details of public administration, from the king down to the village level. It includes private sale and mortgage documents as well as m...
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£68,00
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