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Breakthrough For Disadvantage Youth

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: US Government Printing Office: 1969

Seller ID: 7942

Condition: Good


Contents: Evaluation of the Manpower Development and Training Act. This volume is an "attempt to retrieve, evaluate and disseminate the experience of 55 early E&D projects which were designed to reach and provide manpower services to youth for whom the conventional approaches, techniques, and personnel seemed inadequate". Includes writings by: Edward Glaser, Roger Wickland, John M. Martin, Jesse Gordon, Patricia Cayo Sexton, Joseph Seiler, Louis Ferman, Charles Grosser and more; Ex-Library; View more info

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Aspects of Israel

By: N/A

Price: $6.13

Publisher: Jerusalem, Israel Ministry for Foreign Affairs: 1974

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 19829

Condition: Fair


Stapled wraps. Inside clean, some chipping around the stapled binding, cover has a few stains. Illustrated with charts, drawings. 47 pages. Includes Topography, Physical Features, Water, A Perspective Through Time, Population, Society, Towns and Villages, Kibbutz and Moshavim Life, the Arabs of Israel, Social Problems, Religion, Law, Economy, Education, Towards Peace, etc View more info

The Exhibition of Archaeological Finds of the People's Republic of China

By: N/A

Price: $5.50

Publisher: National Gallery of Art: 1975

Seller ID: 20210

Condition: Good


Clean text, former owner's name inside, cover has edge crease. Includes various Dynasties - Shang, Chin, Han, Sui, Tany, The Five; Liao, Kin and Yuan, etc ; ; View more info

A Marriage Manual

By: Aitken, Gloria Stone; Aquiles J Sobrero

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 1965

Seller ID: 10802

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


One page creased. Includes: The Male Sex Organ; The Female Sex Organ; Reproduction; Family Planning; Fertility and Infertility; The Art of Marriage; Sexual Adjustments, Health and Happiness ; The Famous Guide to Sex and Marriage Recommended by Doctors and Educators View more info

40 Stories on the Economic and Social Development of the Southern 40 Stories on the Economic and Social Development of the Southern Provinces of the Kingdom of Morocco

By: Anegay, Karim

Price: $105.00

Publisher: Rabat, Morocco, 2014

Seller ID: 22101

ISBN: 9954929878

Condition: As New


New in shrinkwrap. View more info

American Mass Media: Industries and Issues

By: Atwan, Robert

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Random House: 1978

Seller ID: 18338

ISBN: 0394320298

Condition: Good


475 pages. Clean text. Cover has marks. A collection of articles - the environments of media industries, the print media, the sound media, the visual media and personal media View more info

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Race Relations

By: Banton, Michael

Price: $6.40

Publisher: Basic Books: 1967

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 1686

ISBN: 0465068162

Condition: Fair in Good dust jacket


Good binding. Dark underlining and highlighting throughout, name inside. Includes 18 figures; 4 tables and 2 maps. Biological and social aspects of race relations; Aristotle; Before Darwin; Imperalism; Genetics; Six orders of race relations; Symbiosis; Caste; Slave trade; White Supremacy in the US an South Africa; F-scale scores; The Bogardus scale; The Negro dilemna; British behavior towards coloured immigrants View more info

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Nothing but a Fine Tooth Comb Essays in Social Criticism, 1944-1969

By: Bazelon, David T

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Simon and Schuster: 1969

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 21967

Condition: Good in Fair dust jacket


Clean book, no name inside. Blue cloth boards. DJ has scuffing and tears. 447 pages. Nine sections containing various essays, including: This Eccentric Country; Nazism: The Dominant Issue; Kennedy and After; Marxism; The Quondam Peace Issue; Women, Movies, Literary essays on Dashiell Hammett's Private Eye; John O'Hara; Psychology and Jean-Paul Sartre; Law - Louis Nizer, Brandeis the Jew, Economics, etc; View more info

Black families in white America

By: Billingsley, Andrew

Price: $6.65

Publisher: Prentice-Hall: 1968

Seller ID: 18682

Condition: Good


Clean text, cover has age stains, creases. Includes Black Families in Perspective, Black Heritage, Black Mobility, Black Reconstruction View more info

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Institute for Research on Poverty: Estimation when the Sampling Ratio is a Linear Function of the Dependent Variable

By: Bishop, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: University of Wisconsin: 1977

Seller ID: 7953

Condition: Good


25 pages. Illustrated with 3 tables. This paper tackles the "situation where all observations in the population have some probability of being in the sample and the probability is a linear function of the dependent variable" . Includes a Statistical Model, three tables. Appendix on Linear Selection Rise in the Trivariate Regression Model; Ex-Library View more info

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Akenfield: Portrait of an English Village

By: Blythe, Ronald

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Dell: 1973

Seller ID: 16752

Condition: Good


Includes oral histories of the residents and the nature and quality of the life of an English village. Clean used book View more info

Boom! Talking about the Sixties: What Happened, How it Shaped Today, Lessons for Tomorrow

By: Brokaw, Tom

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Random House: 2008

Seller ID: 20248

ISBN: 0812975111

Condition: Near Fine


Very good spine, includes unopened CD View more info

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Against Our Will: Men, Women and Rape

By: Brownmiller, Susan

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 1975

Seller ID: 16817

ISBN: 0671220624

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


472 pages. Used book with mild wear. A history of rape, including from Biblical times, wars, interracial rape, rape in prison, molestation of children, etc View more info

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Testing: it's Place in Education Today

By: Chauncey, Henry; Dobbin, John E.

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Harper & Row: 1963

Seller ID: 16329

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Goog binding, clean text, 223 pages. Nine chapter, Appendix, Index. View more info

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Crime in America: Observations on its Nature, Causes, Prevention and Control

By: Clark, Ramsey

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Simon and Schuster: 1970

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 6652

ISBN: 0671204076

Condition: Good in Fair dust jacket


; Good binding, clean text, DJ has edge tears, chipping. 346 pages. Introduction by Tom Wicker. Book is about the nature and causes of crime, criminal justice system, liberty v. Security View more info

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Ten Mile Inn: Mass Movement in a Chinese Village

By: Crook, Isabel and David

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Pantheon Books: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16762

ISBN: 0394411781

Condition: Good in Fair dust jacket


Good binding, clean text, outer edges have age marks on one side, DJ has edge tears. A documentary on a village in China, 1948 and their way of life under Chinese Communists. 291 pages. Illustrated with photos. ; The Pantheon Asia library View more info

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ISRAEL: Social Structure and Change

By: Curtis, Michael and Mordecai S. Chertoff

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Transaction Books: 1973

Seller ID: 3788

ISBN: 0878550801

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


DJ has edge tears. ; 443 pages. Book deals with urban and institutional development, the role and place of the kibbutz , economic development, income distribution, labor relations, ethnic relationship and problems, role of women, education, population, and Arab-Jewish relationship in Israel. Some authors of the essays are: Judah Matras; Daniel Elazar; Myron Aronoff; Ralph Kramer; Zvi Gitelman; Bruno Bettelheim; Michael Curtis; Suzanne Keller; Menchem Rosner; Uri Leviatan; Howard Pack. Oded Remba; Yoram Ben Porath; Raphael Patia; Nancy Datan; E. O. Schild; Rustum Bastuni and others. View more info

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A Taste of India

By: Denny, Roz

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Raintree Steck-Vaughn: 1994

Seller ID: 19747

ISBN: 0817248552

Condition: Good


Clean book, good binding, mild board wear. Illustrated throughout, large print. History of Indian food, cookery, food habits, customs, and recipes ; ; View more info

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Change At Shebika: Report from a North African Village

By: Duvignaud, Jean & Frances Frenaye & Cecil Hourani

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Vintage: 1972

Seller ID: 20966

Condition: Good


Clean, used book; good binding, cover creases. Movie tie-in: Ramparts of Clay ; View more info

The Naked Children

By: Fader, Daniel

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Bantam: 1972

Seller ID: 111

Condition: Good


Very good spine, cover creases. Name embossed inside. The story of 5 students from a DC public school - meet them and the man who taught them. Non-fiction. View more info

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Vital Statistics of the United States, 1960: Natality-General Summary

By: Forrest E. Linder, Ph. D, Director

Price: $10.00

Publisher: U. S. Department of Health, Education and Welfare:

Seller ID: 11602

Condition: Good


Unpaginated. Volume 1 - Section 1. Illustrated with tables and figures. Text discussion of Trends of the crude birth rate, Age-Sex-Adjusted birth rate, Gross and net reproduction rates, The general fertility rate, General fertility and live-birth order rates for native white women, Birth rate by age of mother and live-birth order; Parity distribution and birth rates by parity and ago of mother; Birth rates by age of father; Illegitimate births, etc. Includes statistics for Hawaii since it became a State of the US on August 21, 1959 View more info

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Families and Social Needs: Concepts in Social Science

By: Frederick M. King; Dorothy Kendall Bracken; Margaret Sloan

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Laidlaw Brothers: 1968

Seller ID: 9583

Condition: Good


Clean text, cover has scuff marks, clean text, good binding. Former school textbook. Illustrated. Contents include: Families in Our Country; Where Families Live; Maps and Globes; Families in Other Lands; Houses in Other Lands; Schools in Our Country; Schools in Other Lands; Our Country. Other lands include: Japan, Switzerland, India ; The Laidlaw Social Science Program View more info

The Novel of Violence in America

By: Frohock, Wilbur

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Southern Methodist University Press: 1958

Seller ID: 19294

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


Good to fair condition. Clean text, soiling on the endpapers. Name on the title page. DJ is in protective mylar. Author discusses works of Dos Passos, Wolfe, Farrell, Cain, Faulkner, Caldwell, Steinbeck, Hemingway, Warren and Agee View more info

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The American Jewish Community: Social Science Research and Policy Implications

By: Goldscheider, Calvin

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Brown University: 1986

Seller ID: 3717

Condition: Good


Clean text, very good binding, cover and sides have mild age spots. 167 pages. Contents include: Part 1: The American Jewish Community: Social Science Research and Policy Implication, by Calvin Goldscheider; Part Two: Responses and Commentaries by Reuven Hammer; Rita Hauser; Harold Himmelfarb; Richard Hirsch; Wolfe Kelman; Deborah Dash Moore; Bernard Reisman; Jonathan Sarna; Alexander Schindler; Charles Silberman; Ira Silverman; Jacob Ukeles; Part Three: Research and Policy for American Jews: Clarification and Response; Afterword by Sheldon M. Schreter. Light spots on cover. Excellent spine an... View more info

Jews in Suburbia

By: Gordon, Albert I

Price: $5.65

Publisher: Beacon Press: 1959

Seller ID: 10223

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Name inside. This is the first book to report in factual detail what is happening to the two-thirds of America's Jewish people who live in suburbs. Focuses attention upon a religo-ethnic group which succesfully maintained a distinctive way of life, even though it has been a minority people. An account of the changes in Jewish habits that suburban living has effected, and, to some extent, the changes in suburban attitudes that Jewish residents have helped to bring about; View more info

Cultural And Social Anthropology: Selected Readings

By: Hammond, Peter B.

Price: $5.50

Publisher: The Macmillan Company: 1970

Seller ID: 7446

Condition: Very Good


Essays by many authors, some of whom are: Walter Goldschmidt, Leslie White, Fredrik Barth, David McAllester, Morris Swadesh and more. Some of the articles are on topics such as The Mundurucu, The Impact of Money on an African Subsistence, Caste in India and the US, The Slametan, Efik Divination, Lexico-Statistics and more View more info

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The Way it Spozed to Be

By: Herndon, James

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Bantam: 1969

Seller ID: 2180

Condition: Good


198 pages. This book is about education in the ghetto schools, an African-American crisis. View more info

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The Clinical Detective: Techniques in the Evaluation of Sexual Abuse

By: Hoorwitz, Aaron Noah

Price: $8.00

Publisher: W. W. Norton: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25199

ISBN: 0393701247

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Clean, good binding. 303 pages. 14 chapters. This book gives the process of conducting a sexual abuse evaluation, teaching the clinician what to do and in what to do in what order, plus more invaluable information; ; View more info

Population Growth and Development: International Conciliation

By: Jean Bourgeois-Pichat

Price: $5.50

Publisher: The Carnegie Endowment: 1966

Seller ID: 12270

Condition: Good


January 1966, No. 556. Includes: The Demographic Distress of the World; Projections to the Year 2000; Fertility, Mortality, and International Migration; The Role of International Organizations.Illustrated with tables and graphs View more info

Inequality: a Reassessment of the Effect

By: Jencks, Christopher Et Al

Price: $5.95

Publisher: Harper & Row: 1972

Seller ID: 19479

ISBN: 0060903341

Condition: Good


399 pages. Clean text, cover has some marks, spine creases. ; View more info