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  • Gone in the Night

    series Honor Bound
    USA Today–Bestselling Author: A psychologist must confront her own traumatic past when she helps a firefighter hunt for a kidnapped child . . .Psychologist Allie Hollister is still haunted by the unsolved death of her childhood best friend. She never expects her past to meet her present when a young patient is abducted and the cold case is reopened. Allie knows she shouldn’t get involved, but the ... Read more

    $8.99 USD

  • A Vulnerable System

    The History of Information Security in the Computer Age

    As threats to the security of information pervade the fabric of everyday life, A Vulnerable System describes how, even as the demand for information security increases, the needs of society are not being met. The result is that the confidentiality of our personal data, the integrity of our elections, and the stability of foreign relations between countries are increasingly at risk.Andrew J. ... Read more

    $16.99 USD

  • Gender, Considered

    Feminist Reflections Across the US Social Sciences

    series Genders and Sexualities in the Social Sciences
    This book gathers reflections from 15 US based feminist social scientists about gender – as orienting framework, as one aspect of an intersectional approach, as a feature of intellectual identity, and as a problematic construct. Gender as an analytic, dynamic concept has had an important impact within and across social sciences in the past several decades. That impact for some arose in dialogue ... Read more

    $116.09 USD $80.99 USD

  • Toronto’s Fighting 75th in the Great War 1915–1919

    A Prehistory of the Toronto Scottish Regiment (Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother's Own)

    Book 2 - Canadian Unit, Formation, and Command Histories
    Foreword by His Royal Highness Charles, Prince of WalesHospital ships filled the harbour of Le Havre as the 75th Mississauga Battalion arrived on 13 August 1916. Those soldiers who survived would spend almost three years in a tiny corner of northeastern France and northwestern Belgium (Flanders), where many of their comrades still lie. And they would serve in many of the most horrific battles of ... Read more

    $30.99 USD

  • Renal Function and Disease in the Elderly

    Renal Function and Disease in the Elderly explores the renal system of elders. The book details the various roles of renal system, as well as the illnesses that the elderly can have. The book is inspired by the insufficient attention this topic has received among medical personnel.The book begins by discussing the changes in a person's vessels and kidney as he or she ages. The discussion then ... Read more

    $84.99 USD

  • Audiobook

    A Vulnerable System

    The History of Information Security in the Computer Age

    Narrated by Rick Adamson ...


    10 hours 15 min

    Andrew J. Stewart convincingly shows that emergency software patches and new security products cannot provide the solution to threats such as computer hacking, viruses, software vulnerabilities, and electronic spying. Profound underlying structural problems must first be understood, confronted, and then addressed. A Vulnerable System delivers a long view of the history of information security, ... Read more

    $24.99 USD or free with audiobook trial

  • Reformed and Evangelical across Four Centuries

    The Presbyterian Story in America

    A definitive history of evangelical Presbyterianism in AmericaReformed and Evangelical across Four Centuries tells the story of the Presbyterian church in the United States, beginning with its British foundations and extending to its present-day expression in multiple American Presbyterian denominations. This account emphasizes the role of the evangelical movement in shaping various Presbyterian ... Read more

    $29.99 USD

  • Expressive Genres and Historical Change

    Indonesia, Papua New Guinea and Taiwan

    series Anthropology and Cultural History in Asia and the Indo-Pacific
    This collection of essays, edited by leading scholars in the field, focuses on how expressive genres such as music, dance and poetry are of enduring significance to social organization. Research from New Guinea, Indonesia and Taiwan is used to assess how historical changes modify these forms of expression to adjust to the social and political needs of the moment. The volume is unique in exploring ... Read more

    $48.99 USD

  • Workforce and Diversity in Psychiatry, An Issue of Psychiatric Clinics of North America, E-Book

    Book Volume 45-2 - The Clinics: Internal Medicine
    Workforce and Diversity in Psychiatry, An Issue of Psychiatric Clinics of North America, E-Book ... Read more

    $71.99 USD

  • Remaking the World

    Myth, Mining, and Ritual Change Among the Duna of Papua New Guinea

    series Smithsonian Series in Ethnographic Inquiry
    Drawing on both their own fieldwork from 1991 to 1999 and older written sources, Stewart and Strathern explore how the Duna have remade their rituals and associated myths in response to the outside influences of government, Christianity, and large-scale economic development, specifically mining and oil prospecting. The authors provide in-depth ethnographic materials on the Duna and present many ... Read more

    $31.99 USD $27.99 USD

  • Ritual

    series The International Library of Essays in Anthropology
    This volume consists of a number of carefully-selected readings that represent a wide range of discussions and theorizing about ritual. The selection encompasses definitional questions, issues of interpretation, meaning, and function, and a roster of ethnographic and analytical topics, covering classic themes such as ancestor worship and sacrifice, initiation, gender, healing, social change, and ... Read more

    $48.99 USD

  • In Search of Ancient Roots

    The Christian Past and the Evangelical Identity Crisis

    "If evangelicalism is to have a coherent future, it needs to understand not only its own past but also the past of the church catholic. In this collection of essays, Ken Stewart brings his typical combination of insight, conviction, charity, and catholicity to bear on evangelicalism's relationship to history. You do not have to agree with all of his conclusions to agree with his basic thesis—we ... Read more

    $32.99 USD