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Reign of Error

(Available August 26, 2014)
Reign of Error
Written by Diane Ravitch
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345806352
Our Price: $16.95
 Quantity: 1 
Reign of Error
The Hoax of the Privatization Movement and the Danger to America's Public Schools
Written by Diane Ravitch


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $16.95

From one of the foremost authorities on education in the United States, former U.S. assistant secretary of education, an incisive, comprehensive look at today’s American school system that argues against those who claim it is broken and beyond repair; an impassioned but reasoned call to stop the privatization movement that is...

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Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
The Village Effect

(Available August 26, 2014)
The Village Effect
Written by Susan Pinker
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781400069576
Our Price: $26.00
 Quantity: 1 
The Village Effect
How Face-to-Face Contact Can Make Us Healthier, Happier, and Smarter
Written by Susan Pinker


Format: Hardcover, 384 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $26.00

In her surprising, entertaining, and persuasive new book, award-winning author and psychologist Susan Pinker shows how face-to-face contact is crucial for learning, happiness, resilience, and longevity.
 
From birth to death, human beings are hardwired to connect to other human beings. Face-to-face contact matters: tight bonds of friendship and love heal... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Christmas in the Koran

(Available August 26, 2014)
Christmas in the Koran
Edited by Ibn Warraq
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616149376
Our Price: $49.95
 Quantity: 1 
Christmas in the Koran
Luxenberg, Syriac, and the Near Eastern and Judeo-Christian Background of Islam
Edited by Ibn Warraq


Format: Hardcover, 805 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $49.95

Centering on the pioneering work of Christoph Luxenberg, this anthology of scholarly yet accessible studies of the Koran makes a convincing case that Islam's holy book borrowed heavily from Christian texts in Syriac and other Near Eastern sources.

In this important compilation, Ibn Warraq focuses on the pioneering work in Syriac and... Read more >
Up Ghost River

(Available August 26, 2014)
Up Ghost River
Written by Edmund Metatawabin and Alexandra Shimo
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307399878
Our Price: $32.00
 Quantity: 1 
Up Ghost River
A Chief's Journey Through the Turbulent Waters of Native History
Written by Edmund Metatawabin and Alexandra Shimo


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $32.00

A powerful, raw yet eloquent memoir from a residential school survivor and former First Nations Chief, Up Ghost River is a necessary step toward our collective healing.
 
In the 1950s, 7-year-old Edmund Metatawabin was separated from his family and placed in one of Canada’s worst residential schools. St. Anne’s, in north­ern Ontario...

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The Disunited States

(Available August 26, 2014)
The Disunited States
Written by Vladimir Pozner, Translated by Alison Strayer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609805319
Our Price: $22.95
 Quantity: 1 
The Disunited States

Written by Vladimir Pozner
Translated by Alison Strayer


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $22.95

Influential French novelist, screenwriter, pioneer in literary genre and Oscar nominee Vladimir Pozner came to the United States in the 1930s. He found the nation and its people in a state of profound material and spiritual crisis, and took it upon himself to chronicle the life of the worker, the striker... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Our Pet Queen
A New Perspective on Monarchy
Written by John Higgs


Format: eBook, 57 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $2.99

In the modern, democratic twenty-first century, the notion of an unelected, dynastic monarchy is not easy to defend.This new book argues that the current monarchy is by far the best system for choosing a Head of State - providing that it is understood that we are not subjects and that the... Read more >
Rationality and Irrationality in Economics

Written by Maurice Godelier
Translated by Brian Pearce


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $17.95

This book is the result of a research project begun by the author in 1958 with the aim of answering two questions:

First, what is the rationality of the economic systems that appear and disappear throughout history—in other words, what is their hidden logic and the underlying necessity for them to exist... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Up Ghost River
A Chief's Journey Through the Turbulent Waters of Native History
Written by Edmund Metatawabin and Alexandra Shimo


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $16.99

A powerful, raw yet eloquent memoir from a residential school survivor and former First Nations Chief, Up Ghost River is a necessary step toward our collective healing.
 
In the 1950s, 7-year-old Edmund Metatawabin was separated from his family and placed in one of Canada’s worst residential schools. St. Anne’s, in north­ern Ontario...

Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
The Village Effect
How Face-to-Face Contact Can Make Us Healthier, Happier, and Smarter
Written by Susan Pinker


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $12.99

In her surprising, entertaining, and persuasive new book, award-winning author and psychologist Susan Pinker shows how face-to-face contact is crucial for learning, happiness, resilience, and longevity.
 
From birth to death, human beings are hardwired to connect to other human beings. Face-to-face contact matters: tight bonds of friendship and love heal... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
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