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Towards Corporeal Cosmopolitanism

by Anjana Raghavan Rowman & Littlefield International (August 16, 2017)

An articulation of any kind of global understanding of belonging, or ways of cosmopolitan life, requires a constant engagement with vulnerability, especially in a world that is so deeply wounded by subjugation,...


Beyond ADHD: Overcoming the Label and Thriving

by Jeff Emmerson & Robert Yehling Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (August 16, 2017)

ADHD has become a common diagnosis among children, and is now being more frequently diagnosed in adults. Jeff Emmerson offers his story alongside expert accounts of what constitutes ADHD, the problems with current...


The Woman Question in Plato's Republic

by Mary Townsend Lexington Books (August 15, 2017)

In this book, Mary Townsend proposes that, contrary to the current scholarship on Plato's Republic, Socrates does not in fact set out to prove the weakness of women. Rather, she argues that close attention to...


Notes on a Foreign Country

by Suzy Hansen Farrar, Straus and Giroux (August 15, 2017)

Suzy Hansen left her country and moved to Istanbul and discovered America

In the wake of the September 11 attacks and the U.S.-led invasion of Iraq, Suzy Hansen, who grew up in an insular conservative town in...


Connecting Language and Disciplinary Knowledge in English for Specific Purposes

by Alissa J. Hartig Multilingual Matters (August 11, 2017)

How are language and disciplinary knowledge connected in the English for Legal Purposes (ELP) classroom, and how far should ELP practitioners go in supporting students’ acquisition of the conceptual frameworks...


Overcoming Anxiety

by 50MINUTES.Com 50Minutes.com (August 10, 2017)

Change is only 50 minutes away! Find out everything you need to know about managing anxiety with this straightforward guide.

Virtually everyone has experienced anxiety at some point, but in its most extreme form...


Making Sense of Emotion: Innovating Emotional Intelligence

by M. John D. Ninivaggi & Linda C. Mayes Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (August 08, 2017)

Emotions often get in the way of our functioning or understanding a situation. This book helps readers better understand emotions, as they learn to perceive, recognize, identify, and adapt their emotional reserves...


Guided Enactments in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy: A New Look at Therapy With Adults and Children

by Sebastiano Santostefano Lexington Books (August 04, 2017)

Certain persons do not benefit from psychotherapy or drop out prematurely. In Guided Enactments in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy, Sebastiano Santostefano provides research- supported concepts that can help therapists...


Proust and the Squid

by Maryanne Wolf Harper Perennial (August 01, 2017)

"Human beings were never born to read," writes Tufts University cognitive neuroscientist and child development expert Maryanne Wolf. Reading is a human invention that reflects how the brain rearranges itself...


The Rigor of Things: Conversations with Dan Arbib

by Dan Arbib, Jean-Luc Marion, Christina M. Gschwandtner & David Tracy Fordham University Press (August 01, 2017)

An introduction to Jean-Luc Marion's philosophical and theological work in the form of a conversation with the author. Marion reflects on major 20th century French figures and their varied influence on his work,...


Becoming Diasporically Moroccan

by Lauren Wagner Multilingual Matters (July 31, 2017)

Questions persist about post-migrant generations and their sense of belonging in one homeland or another. As descendants of migrants, ‘second’ and further generations often struggle to establish an unproblematic...


The Womanist Preacher: Proclaiming Womanist Rhetoric from the Pulpit

by Kimberly P. Johnson Lexington Books (July 31, 2017)

highlights the rhetorical art form that exists in womanist preaching and womanist rhetoric by analyzing the sermons of five women who are considered exemplars of womanist preaching: Elaine M. Flake, Gina M....


A Guide to Writing for Human Service Professionals

by Morley D. Glicken Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (July 31, 2017)

Straightforward and concise, the second edition of A Guide to Writing for Human Service Professionals offers students and professionals practical tools to improve their writing. In his animated and highly accessible...


Information and Innovation

by Jean P. Shipman & Barbara A. Ulmer Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (July 31, 2017)

As academic health sciences centers look toward innovative product development as their new income source with the decline of clinical income and research dollars, health sciences librarians and libraries can...


The Global Status of Women and Girls

by Dawn Hutchinson, Lori Underwood, Rebecca Peters & Rania Kassab Sweis et al. Lexington Books (July 25, 2017)

The Global Status of Women and Girls: A Multidisciplinary Approach fosters inquiries into the complex and multifocal issues faced by women and girls around the world, both historically and today. It not only...


Fair Work

by Kory P. Schaff Rowman & Littlefield International (July 25, 2017)

Fair Work explores topics relating to work and labor at the intersection of ethics, social justice, and public policy. The volume brings together essays by scholars in philosophy, education, economics, and law...


Locating Queerness in the Media

by Theresa Carilli, Jane Campbell, Lori L. Montalbano & Bruce E. Drushel et al. Lexington Books (July 25, 2017)

LocatingQueerness in the Media: A New Look examines how media images of the LGBTQ community create a universal consciousness about the existence of queer people, ranging from tragic and villainous to upbeat...


A Democratic Mind

by Israel W. Charny & Allen Frances Lexington Books (July 25, 2017)

A Democratic Mind uses a lens of a “Democratic Mind” to see mental disorders as well as relationship disorders as akin and deriving from the same kind of “fascist thinking” that makes for terrifying...


Talking Black and White

by Gina Castle Bell & Mark C. Hopson Lexington Books (July 24, 2017)

Talking Black and White: An Intercultural Exploration of Twenty-First-Century Racism, Prejudice, and Perception investigates domestic race-related social justice issues and intercultural communication between...


Economic Injustice and the Rhetoric of the American Dream

by Luke Winslow Lexington Books (July 24, 2017)

Our economic arrangements require a persuasive story that can explain who is rich, who is poor, and why. This story shapes our attitudes toward what is just and unjust; this story dispenses power to some and...


Being Unequal

by Peter L. Callero Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (July 21, 2017)

We may think we control our own destinies, but who we are, how we think, what we feel, and how we act are shaped by multiple, intersecting identities that have different amounts of power and value in our society....


Mood Swings: The Mindful Way: Managing Anger,  Anxiety And Low Mood

by Caroline Mitchell Sheldon Press (July 20, 2017)

Do you have frequent, intense mood swings? Do they seem to come on for no real reason, or form a swiftly-changing pattern? If so, this book can help. Mood swings are normal reactions to life events and usually...


The Social Unconscious in Persons, Groups, and Societies: Volume 3: The Foundation Matrix Extended and Re-configured

by Earl Hopper & Haim Weinberg Karnac Books (July 19, 2017)

In this book the authors develop the theory of the tripartite matrix, consider music as a form of non-verbal communication as a sub-dimension of the matrix, and to present empirical studies of the matrices of...


The First Hebrew Shakespeare Translations

by Lily Kahn UCL Press (July 18, 2017)

 This first bilingual edition and analysis of the earliest Shakespeare plays translated into Hebrew – Isaac Edward Salkinson’s Ithiel the Cushite of Venice (Othello) and Ram and Jael (Romeo and Juliet)...


Assessing Library Space for Learning

by Susan E. Montgomery Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (July 15, 2017)

With the surge in electronic access to the library’s resources, there has been an ongoing discussion about the need for a physical library building. On a college or university campus, the library is a destination...


The Evolution and Social Impact of Video Game Economics

by Casey B. Hart, Casey O'Donnell, Steve Cuff & Brent Kice et al. Lexington Books (July 13, 2017)

The Evolution and Social Impact of Video Game Economics examines paradigmatic changes in the economic structure of the video game industry from a media effects and game design perspective. This book explores...


Personality

by John D. Mayer Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (July 13, 2017)

Organized around the personality systems framework, this text offers students a clear and engaging introduction to the study of personality. The second edition integrates cutting-edge research and provides a...


Renewal

by Colbert Rhodes Hamilton Books (July 11, 2017)

Offering a deep look into the moral uncertainty in the contemporary social sciences and American society, this book explores an in-depth solution. This solution, as articulated by Pitirim A. Sorokin in the 20th...


The Ultimatum of Pleasure

by Arsen Dallakyan & Karlen Dallakyan Hamilton Books (July 11, 2017)

This book is dedicated to the research of the “pleasure phenomenon” as the most important factor in individual and socio-cultural development. In a society of mass consumption, pleasure—having turned into...


Obedience to Authority

by Stanley Milgram Harper Perennial (July 11, 2017)

THE INSPIRATION FOR THE MAJOR MOTION PICTURE THE EXPERIMENTER

“The classic account of the human tendency to follow orders, no matter who they hurt or what their consequences.”  — Michael Dirda, Washington...


Collections Vol 13 N2

by Juilee Decker Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (July 06, 2017)

This issue of the journal is themed with a focus on Storytelling: Oral Histories, Archives, and Museums. Articles address methods, case studies, and theoretical approaches taken by museum and archives professionals...


New Media and Digital Pedagogy: Enhancing the Twenty-First-Century Classroom

by Michael G. Strawser, Renee Kaufmann, Russell Carpenter & Beth Case et al. Lexington Books (July 05, 2017)

This volume addresses the influence of new media on instruction, higher education, and pedagogy. It specifically examines the practical and theoretical implications of new media and the influence of new media...


Effective Communication at Work

by 50MINUTES.Com 50Minutes.com (July 02, 2017)

Ready to take your career to the next level? Find out everything you need to know about effective communication at work with this practical guide.

Do you struggle to develop relationships or make yourself heard...


The Compleat Thunks Book

by Ian Gilbert Independent Thinking Press (June 30, 2017)

In The Compleat Thunks Book Ian Gilbert brings together classic Thunks from a number of his books, as well as hundreds of new ones, all designed to make your brain hurt as you think, question, debate and argue...


Campaigns That Matter

by Jay Wendland Lexington Books (June 30, 2017)

Every four years Americans are inundated with campaign activities from candidates attempting to become the next president of the United States. An under-researched area of these campaign activities are campaign...


Access to Information, Technology, and Justice

by Ursula Gorham Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (June 30, 2017)

Over the past fifteen years, the dramatic increase of online self-help legal re-sources, information, and tools specifically developed for use by low-income individuals without legal counsel has been promoted...


What Motivates Getting Things Done

by Mary Lamia Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (June 29, 2017)

A marvel of evolution is that humans are not solely motivated by their desire to experience positive emotions. They are also motivated, and even driven to achieve, by their attempt to avoid or seek relief from...


The Philosophy Student Writer's Manual and Reader's Guide

by Anthony J. Graybosch, Gregory M. Scott & Stephen M. Garrison Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (June 29, 2017)

The Philosophy Student Writer’s Manual and Reader’s Guide, Fourth Edition, is a set of instructions and exercises that sequentially develop citizenship, academic, and professional skills while providing...


From Awareness to Commitment in Public Health Campaigns

by Myleea D. Hill & Marceline Thompson-Hayes Lexington Books (June 27, 2017)

Attempts to raise awareness on a multitude of health issues may actually be counter-productive and even dangerous to solving contemporary health problems. From Awareness to Commitment in Public Health Campaigns:...


Cosmos and the Rhetoric of Popular Science

by Karen Schroeder Sorensen Lexington Books (June 27, 2017)

Carl Sagan’s Cosmos inspires audiences to look at the universe with new eyes and to appreciate humanity’s importance in it. Sagan’s deft use of rhetorical strategy creates an experience that pushes beyond...


Incommensurability and its Implications for Practical Reasoning, Ethics and Justice

by Martijn Boot Rowman & Littlefield International (June 27, 2017)

If values conflict and rival human interests clash we often have to weigh them against each other. However, under particular conditions incommensurability prevents the assignment of determinable and impartial...


Strange Contagion

by Lee Daniel Kravetz Harper Wave (June 27, 2017)

Picking up where The Tipping Point leaves off, respected journalist Lee Daniel Kravetz’s Strange Contagion is a provocative look at both the science and lived experience of social contagion.

In 2009, tragedy...


The Smear

by Sharyl Attkisson Harper (June 27, 2017)

Ever wonder how politics turned into a take-no-prisoners blood sport? The New York Times bestselling author of Stonewalled pulls back the curtain on the shady world of opposition research and reveals the dirty...


Postphenomenology and Media

by Galit Wellner, Stacey O'Neal Irwin, Yoni Van Den Eede & Nicola Liberati et al. Lexington Books (June 23, 2017)

We live in a “mediatized” world where media and technology are changing what it means to be human and how we refer to our environment. “Media” used to be relatively well-defined: books, newspapers, radio,...


Another Kind of Madness

by Stephen Hinshaw St. Martin's Press (June 20, 2017)

Glenn Close says: "Another Kind of Madness is one of the best books I’ve read about the cost of stigma and silence in a family touched by mental illness. I was profoundly moved by Stephen Hinshaw’s story,...


The Philosophy of Christopher Nolan

by Jason T. Eberl, George A. Dunn, Kevin S. Decker & J. L. A. Garcia et al. Lexington Books (June 20, 2017)

As a director, writer, and producer, Christopher Nolan has made a substantial impact on contemporary cinema through both avant garde films, such as Following and Memento, and his contributions to major pop culture...


Conquer Your Jealousy

by 50MINUTES.Com 50Minutes.com (June 19, 2017)

Change is only 50 minutes away! Find out everything you need to know about overcoming jealousy with this straightforward guide.

Although most of us have experienced jealousy at some point, in its most extreme...


Simple Solutions to Shyness

by 50MINUTES.Com 50Minutes.com (June 19, 2017)

Change is only 50 minutes away! Find out everything you need to know about overcoming shyness with this straightforward guide.

While feeling nervous before public speaking and during some social interactions...


Break Free of Your Depression

by 50MINUTES.Com 50Minutes.com (June 19, 2017)

Change is only 50 minutes away! Find out everything you need to know about dealing with depression with this straightforward guide.

Depression can affect anyone, regardless of their age, gender or circumstances....


How to Be More Accepting

by 50MINUTES.Com 50Minutes.com (June 19, 2017)

Change is only 50 minutes away! Find out everything you need to know about accepting others with this straightforward guide.

Do you find it hard to accept others’ faults and differences? Do you struggle to...