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The Hedgehog Review: Critical Reflections on Contemporary Culture: Animals and Us (Spring 2019, Volume 21, Number 1)

By: N/A

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Institute for Advanced Studies in Culture: 2019

Seller ID: 2289474

Condition: Near Fine


An excellent copy. 2019 Magazine. 135 pp. The Hedgehog Review: Critical Reflections on Contemporary Culture: Animals and Us (Spring 2019, Volume 21, Number 1). CONTENTS: From the Editor; Notes and Comments: Mary Midgley, 1919-2018, by Paul Christman; Return of the Repressed, by Jonathan D. Teubner; Who Pays for the Buy?, by Karen Corinne Herceg. Animals and Us: Fellow Passengers, by Mark Rowlands; Two Cheers for Anthropomorphism, by Nathan Goldman; Our Pets, Ourselves, by Christine Rosen; Biotech Cockaigne of the Vegan Hopeful, by Benjamin Aldes Wurgaft; The Deficient Animal, by James Davison ... View more info

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Off Our Backs: A Women's New Journal, Volume III, Number 3, November, 1972

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Off Our Backs: 1972

Seller ID: 2206652

Condition: Good


Sticker to rear with one-inch by one-inch chip to paper obscuring text, faint stain. 1972 Newspaper. 31 pp. Off Our Backs: A Women's New Journal, Volume III, Number 3, November, 1972. INSIDE: counter vulture pullout; news: national, D.C. Folded tabloid newspaper, photos, illustrations, news, reviews, services, ads. Cover painting of Gloria Steinem by Joan Birch. KEYWORDS: WOMENS STUDIES MOVEMENT FEMINISM SOCIOLOGY HISTORY OFF OUR BACKS NEWS JOURNAL JOURNALISM GLORIA STEINEM View more info

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Off Our Backs: A Women's New Journal, Volume III, Number 7, April, 1973

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Off Our Backs: 1973

Seller ID: 2206653

Condition: Very Good


Sticker to rear, lightly toned with a few small tears. 1973 Newspaper. 23 pp. Off Our Backs: A Women's New Journal, Volume III, Number 7, April, 1973. INSIDE: Vietnamese women, P.O.W.s in South Vietnam, women's music Meg Christian, culture(s) pullout. Folded tabloid newspaper, photos, illustrations, news, reviews, services, ads.KEYWORDS: WOMENS STUDIES MOVEMENT FEMINISM SOCIOLOGY HISTORY OFF OUR BACKS NEWS JOURNAL JOURNALISM View more info

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Off Our Backs: A Women's New Journal, Volume III, Number 8, May, 1973

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Off Our Backs: 1973

Seller ID: 2206655

Condition: Very Good


Sticker to rear, lightly toned. 1973 Newspaper. 31 pp. Off Our Backs: A Women's New Journal, Volume III, Number 8, May, 1973. INSIDE: underground sister writes, supercoil: the inside story, culture(s) pullout with more on quilts, and a women's hagadah. Folded tabloid newspaper, photos, illustrations, news, reviews, services, ads.KEYWORDS: WOMENS STUDIES MOVEMENT FEMINISM SOCIOLOGY HISTORY OFF OUR BACKS NEWS JOURNAL JOURNALISM View more info

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Off Our Backs: A Women's New Journal, Volume III, Number 9, July - August, 1973

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Off Our Backs: 1973

Seller ID: 2206657

Condition: Good


Two-inch by two-inch chip to last page, lightly toned. 1973 Newspaper. 31 pp. Off Our Backs: A Women's New Journal, Volume III, Number 9, July - August, 1973. INSIDE: D.C. abortion referrals, divorce handbook, NWRO convention, Jill Johnston interview, alpert letter reprint and response. Folded tabloid newspaper, photos, illustrations, news, reviews, services, ads. Lilly Martin Spencer, 1822-1902 on cover.KEYWORDS: WOMENS STUDIES MOVEMENT FEMINISM SOCIOLOGY HISTORY OFF OUR BACKS NEWS JOURNAL JOURNALISM View more info

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Jest on Sex: Sexplosively Sexsational Sinerama of Life...For He and She Ages Over Sexteen to Sexty

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Encore Press: 1953

Seller ID: 2207347

Condition: Good


No jacket, light stain to front endpaper. 1953 Hard Cover. 192 pp. A humorous collection of articles, songs, poems, cartoons, jokes, and more on sex.KEYWORDS: JEST ON SEX SEXUALITY HUMOR SOCIOLOGY AMERICANA LIFESTYLES View more info

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The History of Events Resulting in Indian Consolidation West of the Mississippi. [from Annual Report of the American Historical Association for 1906]

By: Abel, Annie Heloise

Price: $125.00

Publisher: [American Historical Association]: 1908

Seller ID: 2187980

Condition: Very Good


Base of boards faintly stained, free endpapers removed. 1908 Hard Cover. 233-450 pp. 8vo. A separately bound edition of the Justin Winsor Prize winning essay originally published by the American Historical Association in 1906. The author, a Ph.D., was a Bulkley Fellow in History at Yale University, Associate Professor in History at Wells College, and Instructor in History at The Woman's College of Baltimore. She discusses the origins of the plan for Indian removal, unsuccessful attempts during the Jefferson administration, the War of 1812, and removal efforts afterwards, with a chapter focusin... View more info

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Dreams and Myths: A Study in Race Psychology (Nervous and Mental Disease Monograph Series, No. 15)

By: Abraham, Karl; White, William A. (Translator)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: The Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease Publishing Company: 1913

Seller ID: 2201995

Condition: Very Good


Ink stamp on front endpaper & title page, ink name on title page, minor pencil underlining & marginalia. 1913 Hard Cover. 74 pp. 9 7/8 x 6 1/2. Original blue cloth, paper spine label. An interesting monograph on dreams and myths, with reference to Freudian theory, and concerning itself mainly with the differences between the psychology of the individual and the more collective type of thought, as seen in folklore, racial identity, tradition, etc. CONTENTS: Object and Viewpoint of Psychoanalytic Investigations According to Freud; Childhood Phantasies in Dreams and Myths. Application of the Wish... View more info

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Let Us Now Praise Famous Men

By: Agee, James; Evans, Walker

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Ballantine Books, New York: 1966

Edition: 9th Printing

Seller ID: 2141584

Condition: Very Good


1978 9th printing. Spine faintly creased, text pages toned (photo pages still bright). 1966 Mass Market Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. xx, 428 pp. Black & white photographs precede text. In the summer of 1936, James Agee and Walker Evans set out on assignment for Fortune magazine to explore the daily lives of sharecroppers in the South. Their journey would prove an extraordinary collaboration and a watershed literary event when in 1941 LET US NOW PRAISE FAMOUS MEN was first published to enormous critical acclaim. This unsparing record of place, of the people who shape... View more info

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Lesbian Philosophies and Cultures (SUNY Series in Feminist Philosophy)

By: Allen, Jeffner

Price: $2.00

Publisher: SUNY: 1990

Seller ID: 1538681

Condition: Very Good


1990 Trade Paperback. 410 pp. The lesbians who have contributed to this book are theorists and activists who write as members of diverse lesbian cultures. View more info

Women in Socialist Society

By: Allendorf, Marlis; Michaelis-Jena, Ruth; Murray, Patrick

Price: $7.00

Publisher: International Publishers: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1531820

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Minor surface tear to jacket spine base.Very Good. 1976 Large Hardcover. 218 pp. Translated from the German Die Frau im Sozialismus. An interesting intersection of two important social movements, showing the role of women in societies founded on socialist ideas. Numerous illustrations, many in color. CONTENTS: Preface; Dreams Which Became Reality: A Slave Forever?; Give Us Human Rights; Comfortable Home and Crowded Tenement; Chains of the Past; The Dawn; A Book Changes Millions; To Fight Where Life Is..; Down With War; Making Dreams Come True: Revolution; Tygrena and Chaditscha;... View more info

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Trash: Stories

By: Allison, Dorothy

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Firebrand Books: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2200743

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. No jacket. Near fine. 1988 Hard Cover. 174 pp. Trash, Allison's landmark collection, laid the groundwork for her critically acclaimed Bastard Out of Carolina, the National Book Award finalist that was hailed by The New York Times Book Review as simply stunning...a wonderful work of fiction by a major talent.First published in 1988, the award-winning Trash showcases Allison at her most fearlessly honest and startlingly vivid. The limitless scope of human emotion and experience are depicted in stories that give aching and eloquent voice to the... View more info

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Nativism & Slavery: The Northern Know Nothings & the Politics of the 1850s

By: Anbinder, Tyler

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1992

Seller ID: 2288708

ISBN: 0195089227

Condition: Very Good


Small sticker on rear wrapper, light stain on page ridge and on half-title page, newspaper clipping laid in. 1992 Trade Paperback. xv, 330 pp. Politicians have used immigrants as scapegoats for the nation's problems throughout American history. No group achieved more success with this tactic than the Know Nothing Party, which directed its attacks primarily against Catholic immigrants. Within a year of its appearance in 1854, the party had elected eight governors, over one hundred members of Congress, and thousands of local officials. Prominent politicians of every persuasion joined the organiz... View more info

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Failure is Impossible: Susan B. Anthony in Her Own Words

By: Anthony, Susan B.; Sherr, Lynn

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Times Books / Random House: 1995

Seller ID: 2263545

ISBN: 0812927184

Condition: Near Fine


A nice copy. 1995 Trade Paperback. xxviii, 384 pp. Juxtaposed with contemporary reports and biographical essays, the words of this legendary suffragist reveal Susan B. Anthony as a loyal, caring friend, and an eloquent, humorous crusader. More than a collection of well-arranged quotations, the work informs, inspires, and gives historical perspective.--The Houston Post. 33 photos & illustrations. View more info

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The Women's West

By: Armitage, Susan; Jameson, Elizabeth

Price: $5.00

Publisher: The University of Oklahoma Press: 1988

Seller ID: 1789472

Condition: Very Good


1988 Trade Paperback. 323 pp. A collection of twenty-one articles illustrating a portrait of Western women. These pioneer women were strong individuals searching for jobs, freedom, and became politically active. View more info

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The Right to Fight: A History of African-Americans in the Military

By: Astor, Gerald

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Da Capo Press: 1988

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 1719206

Condition: Very Good


First paperback printing. 1988 Large Softcover. 529pp. From the birth of the United States, African American men and women have fought and died in defense of a nation that has often denied them many fundamental rights of citizenship. Now Gerald Astor has chronicled their efforts and accomplishments in this critically acclaimed survey. From Crispus Attucks, the first casualty of the American Revolution, to fighters on both sides of the Civil War, Astor moves to the postwar Indian campaigns and the infamous Brownsville riot. He also documents the prejudices and grievous wrongs that have kept Afr... View more info

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Shaping New Vision: Gender and Values in American Culture

By: Atkinson, Clarissa W; Buchanan, Constance H.; Miles, Margaret R.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UMI Research Press: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1536260

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Includes original jacket. Sticker remnants on rear jacket panel.Very Good. 1987 Hard Cover. viii, 228 pp. 9 1/4 x 6 1/4. Since 1973, a community of international feminist scholars has assembled each year at Harvard Divinity School to pursue a variety of questions about women and religion. The Harvard Women's Studies in Religion Series was created as a forum for presenting the research of these scholars. Under the general editorship of Clarissa W. Atkinson, Constance H. Buchanan, and Margaret R. Miles, Shaping New Vision follows the first volume, Immaculate and Powerful (Beacon, ... View more info

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The Pleasure of Her Text: Feminist Readings of Biblical and Historical Texts

By: Bach, Alice

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Trinity Press International: 1990

Seller ID: 1536452

Condition: Good


Ink underlining throughout text. 1990 Trade Paperback. 148 pp. A reexamination of captivating biblical and historical texts from various feminist viewpoints. In addition to the editor, contributors include Dory Previn, Mary Ann Tolbert, J. Cheryl Exum, Carole R. Fontaine, Ellen M. Ross, and Marth Reineke. A book by women--about women--for everyone! View more info

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Women of the Klondike

By: Backhouse, Frances; Berton, Pierre

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Whitecap Books: 1997

Edition: 5th Printing

Seller ID: 2284432

ISBN: 1551103753

Condition: Near Fine


Fifth printing. Minor general wear. 1997 Trade Paperback. xi, 212 pp. Here are the stories of those fascinatingly diverse women -- entrepreneurs, domestics, nuns, doctors, nurses, and journalists -- who played a critical role in the Klondike gold rush at the turn of the century. View more info

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Education in the Forming of American Society: Needs and Opportunities for Study (Caravelle Editions)

By: Bailyn, Bernard

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Vintage Books: 1960

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2161077

Condition: Very Good


First paperback printing. Wrappers lightly toned. 1960 Mass Market Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. xii, 147 pp. Two essays on the development and influence of education on the formation of American society, the second of which examines gaps in cultural awareness and makes recommendations about how to correct these. View more info

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In Extremis: The Life of Laura Riding

By: Baker, Deborah

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Grove Press: 1993

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2203727

Condition: Very Good


1st printing. Spine slightly cocked, page ridges foxed.Jacket creased. 1993 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xviii, 478 pp. In her poetry, fiction, essays, and public statements, Laura Riding tackled Freud, feminism, communism, language and belief, sexuality, and the coming of age of the American dream. Her range of associations includes writers such as Hart Crane, Gertrude Stein, Allen Tate, and Robert Penn Warren. Now comes a brilliantly original biography of her life. 16 pages of photographs.Keywords: DEBORAH BAKER IN EXTREMIS LIFE OF LAURA RIDING BIOGRAPHY LITERARY... View more info

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Kama Sutra Journal

By: Balmain, Julianne

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Chronicle Books: 2005

Seller ID: 2269475

ISBN: 0811847691

Condition: Near Fine


Lock and keys missing, last few pages lightly bumped. Clean pages, not written in. 2005 Hard Cover. Inspire and be inspired with this bedside journal. Drawn from a legacy thousands of years old, this journal is your place to explore new realms of pleasure and imagination. The Kama Sutra Journal includes plenty of space to record, illustrate, and fantasize, with stimulating tips for enhancing your love life. Keep it as your own private record or leave it out in order to inspire you and your lover to nights of bliss. View more info

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Anonymous was a Woman: A Celebration in Words and Images of Traditional American Art -- and the Women Who Made It

By: Bank, Mirra

Price: $8.00

Publisher: St. Martins' Griffin: 1995

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2287363

ISBN: 0312134304

Condition: Near Fine


First printing. An excellent copy. 1995 Soft Cover. 128 pp. In print since it was first published in 1979, this book is a glorious collection of American folk art by ordinary women of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. Filled with beautiful four-color reproductions of samplers, quilts, paintings, and needle-pictures along with excerpts from diaries and letters, sampler verse, books, and magazines of the period, Anonymous Was a Woman celebrates the daily experiences and inner lives of women who, in acts of love and duty, created many masterpieces of American folk art. View more info

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Women's Work: The First 20,000 Years - Women, Cloth, and Society in Early Times

By: Barber, Elizabeth Wayland

Price: $8.00

Publisher: W.W. Norton & Company: 1994

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 2272671

Condition: Near Fine


Book club edition. 1994 Hard Cover. 334, [2] pp. 8vo. Drawing on the latest archaeological and technological research, this intriguing study of women's history explores the relationship between the development of the fiber arts and women's roles in society. View more info

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Nightwood

By: Barnes, Djuna; Eliot, T.S. (Introduction)

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New Directions: 1961

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2274288

Condition: Very Good


First paperback printing. Wrappers rubbed, owner bookplate. 1961 Mass Market Paperback. 170 pp. Nightwood is a 1936 novel by Djuna Barnes first published in London by Faber and Faber. An edition published in the United States in 1937 by Harcourt, Brace included an introduction by T. S. Eliot.[1] Nightwood is notable because it is one of the earliest novels written by a well-known novelist to portray explicit homosexuality.[2] It is also notable for its intense, gothic prose style.[2] Regarding the difficulty of reading the novel's dense prose, T.S. Eliot writes in his introduction, only sensib... View more info

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An Introduction to the History of Sociology

By: Barnes, Harry Elmer (Editor)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: The University of Chicago Press: 1950

Seller ID: 2202004

Condition: Very Good


Lacks jacket. Spine faded, ink note on front endpaper. 1950 Hard Cover. 960 pp. CONTENTS: Part I - Historical Introduction: Sociology Before Comte; Part II - The Pioneers of Sociology; Part III. Leading Sociologists In Germanic Countries; Part IV. Continental European Sociology In Non-Germanic Countries; Part V. English Sociologists Since Herbert Spencer; Part VI. Sociological Theory In America. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Harry Elmer Barnes (June 15, 1889 – August 25, 1968) was a prominent American historian in the 20th century. View more info

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Simple Models of Group Behavior

By: Bartos, Otomar J.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Columbia University Press: 1967

Seller ID: 2204632

ISBN: 0231028938

Condition: Very Good


Creases to spine and front wrapper, sticker to rear wrapper. 1967 Trade Paperback. xii, 345 pp. An assessment of the increasing importance of the literature of mathematical models for social scientists which brings together some of the most promising attempts of mathematicians in the field of social theory.This text book is intended to introduce social scientists with little mathematical background to a body of mathematically expressed substantive theories, utilizing relatively simple forms of the mathematics in which the theories are cast...Keywords: OTOMAR BARTOS SIMPLE MODELS GROUP BEHAVIOR... View more info

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From Dawn to Decadence: 500 Years of Western Cultural Life, 1500 to the Present

By: Barzun, Jacques

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Harper Collins: 2001

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 2261004

ISBN: 0060928832

Condition: Very Good


3rd printing. Lightly bumped. 2001 Trade Paperback. xxii, 877 pp. Highly regarded here and abroad for some thirty works of cultural history and criticism, master historian Jacques Barzun has now set down in one continuous narrative the sum of his discoveries and conclusions about the whole of Western culture since 1500. In this account, Barzun describes what Western Man wrought from the Renaisance and Reformation down to the present in the double light of its own time and our pressing concerns. He introduces characters and incidents with his unusual literary style and grace, bringing to the fo... View more info

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American Indian Women: Telling Their Lives

By: Bataille, Gretchen M.; Sands, Kathleen Mullen

Price: $7.00

Publisher: University of Nebraska Press: 1985

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 2263284

ISBN: 0803211597

Condition: Near Fine


3rd printing. Jacket edges lightly rubbed. 1985 Hard Cover. ix, 209 pp. Indian women's autobiographies have been slighted because of the assumption that women had a secondary and insignificant role in Indian society. Gretchen M. Bataille and Kathleen Mullen Sands cogently demonstrate in this book the creative vitality of autobiographies that, despite differences in style and purpose, clarify the centrality of women in American Indian cultures. Included is a comprehensive, annotated bibliography or works by and about American Indian women. View more info

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Thinking AIDS: The Social Response to the Biological Threat

By: Bateson, Mary Catherine

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Addison: 1988

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 1538285

Condition: Very Good


First printing. 1988 Trade Paperback. 153 pp. The epidemic of AIDS has also highlighted other health and social ills affecting the immune system of society, note the authors, including a wide range of sexual practices and drug addictions among persons of diverse ages and groups, and has given rise to much fear and prejudice. View more info