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America Transformed: Sixty Years of Revolutionary Change, 1941–2001
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written by Richard M. Abrams, 1932- (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2006, originally published 2006), 367 page(s)
This 2006 book examines the period 1941–2001 during which time the character of American life changed rapidly, culminating in the shattering of the liberal Democratic coalition. Revolutions in the areas of affluence, foreign policy, the military, business systems, racial relations, gender roles, sexual behavior...
written by Richard M. Abrams, 1932- (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2006, originally published 2006), 367 page(s)
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Beyond Totalitarianism: Stalinism and Nazism Compared
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edited by Sheila Fitzpatrick, 1941- and Michael Geyer, 1947- (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2009, originally published 2008), 550 page(s)
These essays rethink the nature of Stalinism and Nazism and establish a new methodology for viewing their histories that goes well beyond outdated twentieth-century models of totalitarianism, ideology, and personality. They offer a new understanding of the intertwined trajectories of socialism and nationalism in E...
edited by Sheila Fitzpatrick, 1941- and Michael Geyer, 1947- (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2009, originally published 2008), 550 page(s)
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Border Identities: Nation and State at International Frontiers
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edited by Hastings Donnan, 1953- and Thomas M. Wilson, fl. 1999 (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 1998, originally published 1998), 316 page(s)
This book offers fresh insights into the complex and various ways in which international frontiers influence cultural identities. Ten anthropological case studies describe specific international borders in Europe, Asia, Africa, and North America, and bring out the importance of boundary politics, and the diverse f...
edited by Hastings Donnan, 1953- and Thomas M. Wilson, fl. 1999 (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 1998, originally published 1998), 316 page(s)
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Cambridge Companions to Management, Diversity at Work
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edited by Arthur P. Brief, fl. 1968, in Cambridge Companions to Management (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2008, originally published 2008), 388 page(s)
What effects do racism, sexism and other forms of discrimination have on the functioning of organizations? Is there a way of managing organizations such that we can benefit both the members of traditionally disadvantaged groups and the organizations in which they work? Discrimination on the basis of race or gender...
edited by Arthur P. Brief, fl. 1968, in Cambridge Companions to Management (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2008, originally published 2008), 388 page(s)
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Cambridge Cultural Social Studies, The Work of Global Justice: Human Rights as Practices
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presented by Fuyuki Kurasawa, 1972-, in Cambridge Cultural Social Studies (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2007, originally published 2007), 258 page(s)
Human rights have been generally understood as juridical products, organizational outcomes or abstract principles that are realized through formal means such as passing laws, creating institutions or formulating ideals. In this book, Fuyuki Kurasawa argues that we must reverse this 'top-down' focus by examining ho...
presented by Fuyuki Kurasawa, 1972-, in Cambridge Cultural Social Studies (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2007, originally published 2007), 258 page(s)
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Cambridge Disability Law and Policy Series, Bioethics and Disability: Toward a Disability-Conscious Bioethics
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written by Alicia Ouellette, fl. 2011, in Cambridge Disability Law and Policy Series (New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 2011, originally published 2011), 386 page(s)
Bioethics and Disability provides tools for understanding the concerns, fears, and biases that have convinced some people with disabilities that the health care setting is a dangerous place and some bioethicists that disability activists have nothing to offer bioethics. It wrestles with the charge that bioethics a...
written by Alicia Ouellette, fl. 2011, in Cambridge Disability Law and Policy Series (New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 2011, originally published 2011), 386 page(s)
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Cambridge Disability Law and Policy Series, Land Use Law and Disability: Planning and Zoning for Accessible Communities
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written by Robin Malloy, 1956-, in Cambridge Disability Law and Policy Series (New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 2015), 266 page(s)
In Land Use Law and Disability, Robin Paul Malloy argues that our communities need better planning to be safely and easily navigated by people with mobility impairment and to facilitate intergenerational aging in place. To achieve this, communities will need to think of mobility impairment and inclusive design as...
written by Robin Malloy, 1956-, in Cambridge Disability Law and Policy Series (New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 2015), 266 page(s)
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Cambridge Disability Law and Policy Series, Social Inclusion of People with Disabilities: National and International Perspectives
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written by Arie Rimmerman, 1950-, in Cambridge Disability Law and Policy Series (New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 2013, originally published 2013), 212 page(s)
Social inclusion is often used interchangeably with the terms social cohesion, social integration, and social participation, positioning social exclusion as the opposite. The latter is a contested term that refers to a wide range of phenomena and processes related to poverty and deprivation, but it is also used in...
written by Arie Rimmerman, 1950-, in Cambridge Disability Law and Policy Series (New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 2013, originally published 2013), 212 page(s)
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Cambridge Disability Law and Policy Series, When is Separate Unequal? A Disability Perspective
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written by Ruth Colker, 1956-, in Cambridge Disability Law and Policy Series (New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 2009), 296 page(s)
This book does not start from the premise that separate is inherently unequal. Writing from an “anti-subordination perspective,” Professor Colker provides a framework for the courts and society to consider what programs or policies are most likely to lead to substantive equality for individuals with disabiliti...
written by Ruth Colker, 1956-, in Cambridge Disability Law and Policy Series (New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 2009), 296 page(s)
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The Cambridge Introduction to Scenography
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written by Philip Butterworth, 1944- and Joslin McKinney, fl. 2009 (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2015, originally published 2009), 255 page(s)
Scenography –- the manipulation and orchestration of the performance environment -– is an increasingly popular and key area in performance studies. This book introduces the reader to the purpose, identity and scope of scenography and its theories and concepts. Settings and structures, light, projected images,...
written by Philip Butterworth, 1944- and Joslin McKinney, fl. 2009 (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2015, originally published 2009), 255 page(s)
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