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The Writing on the Wall
Language: en
Pages: 360
Authors: William C. Hannas
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-03-26 - Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press

Students in Japan, China, and Korea are among the world's top performers on standardized math and science tests. The nations of East Asia are also leading manufacturers of consumer goods that incorporate scientific breakthroughs in telecommunications, optics, and transportation. Yet there is a startling phenomenon known throughout Asia as the
The Political in Margaret Atwood's Fiction
Language: en
Pages: 198
Authors: Professor Theodore F Sheckels
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-08-28 - Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.

Suggesting that politics and power are at the center of Margaret Atwood's fiction, Theodore F. Sheckels examines Atwood's novels from The Edible Woman to The Year of the Flood. Whether her treatment is explicit as in Bodily Harm and The Handmaid's Tale or by means of an exploration of interiority
The Classic Children's Bible Storybook
Language: en
Pages: 420
Authors: Johan Smit, Nina Smit
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-07-08 - Publisher: Christian Art Kids

It is important for every Christian family to have a child-friendly Bible that they can enjoy together. THE CLASSIC CHILDREN’S BIBLE STORYBOOK is packed with timeless Bible stories: 100 stories from the Old Testament and 100 stories from the New Testament. The Bible stories are illustrated by Alan Parry, easy
The Sociology of Zygmunt Bauman
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Professor Michael Hviid Jacobsen, Professor Poul Poder
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-12-28 - Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.

Zygmunt Bauman is one of the most inspirational and controversial thinkers on the scene of contemporary sociology. For several decades he has provided compelling analyses and diagnoses of a vast variety of aspects of modern and liquid modern living. This book considers the theoretical significance of his contribution to sociology,
The Paradox of Empowerment
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Ronald F. Wendt
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Praeger Publishers

Examines the types of communication and power dynamics that create disempowered working and learning environments.