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  • Unleaving

    **"For fans of Laurie Halse Anderson’s Speak..."--**Voices of Youth AdvocatesIn a book that is both urgent and timely, Melissa Ostrom explores the intricacies of shame and victim-blaming that accompany the aftermath of assault.After surviving an assault at an off-campus party, nineteen-year-old Maggie is escaping her college town, and, because her reporting the crime has led to the expulsion of ... Read more

    $10.99 USD

  • The Beloved Wild

    A debut YA American epic and historical adventure from Melissa Ostrom about striking out for your own destiny.She's not the girl everyone expects her to be.Harriet Winter is the eldest daughter in a farming family in New Hampshire, 1807. She is expected to help with her younger sisters. To pitch in with the cooking and cleaning. And to marry her neighbor, the farmer Daniel Long. Harriet’s mother ... Read more

    $6.71 USD

  • Drawing: Learn How to Master Tattoo Art Drawing & Design in Two Days

    by Antony Ostrom ...
    Do you love tattooing and you wish to start making tattooes yourself? Do you wish to impress your friends, partner or cousins with your tattooing skills? Then this book is ideal for you. It will teach you how to master tattooing simple, cute and popular tattoo designs in just two days. If you have some tattooing experience, the required tattoo kit and the will to tattoo, the tattoo designs given ... Read more

    $4.99 USD

  • Governing the Commons

    The Evolution of Institutions for Collective Action

    by Elinor Ostrom ...
    series Canto Classics
    The governance of natural resources used by many individuals in common is an issue of increasing concern to policy analysts. Both state control and privatization of resources have been advocated, but neither the state nor the market have been uniformly successful in solving common pool resource problems. After critiquing the foundations of policy analysis as applied to natural resources, Elinor ... Read more

    $13.59 USD

  • The Uncommon Knowledge of Elinor Ostrom

    Essential Lessons for Collective Action

    by Erik Nordman ...
    In the 1970s, the accepted environmental thinking was that overpopulation was destroying the earth. Prominent economists and environmentalists agreed that the only way to stem the tide was to impose restrictions on how we used resources, such as land, water, and fish, from either the free market or the government. This notion was upended by Elinor Ostrom, whose work to show that regular people ... Read more

    $11.59 USD

  • The United States Coast Guard: 1790 to the Present (Revised)

    The United States Coast Guard traces its origins to 1790, but was not officially named until 1915. At last there is one definitive volume describing its history from inception to the present. The author, Thomas P. Ostrom, served in the USCGR from 1961-69, and had basic and advanced training at the USCG Base, Alameda, California. He served subsequently in the Port Security Reserve Unit. ... Read more

    $2.99 USD

  • The United States Coast Guard On The Great Lakes

    At last there is one definitive volume describing its history on the Great Lakes from inception to the present. The author, Thomas P. Ostrom, served in the USCGR. ... Read more

    $2.99 USD

  • Understanding Institutional Diversity

    by Elinor Ostrom ...
    The analysis of how institutions are formed, how they operate and change, and how they influence behavior in society has become a major subject of inquiry in politics, sociology, and economics. A leader in applying game theory to the understanding of institutional analysis, Elinor Ostrom provides in this book a coherent method for undertaking the analysis of diverse economic, political, and social ... Read more

    $28.79 USD

  • How to Draw: Easy Step by Step Guide to Learn Drawing for Beginners

    by Antony Ostrom ...
    We have created this guide with belief that anyone, even those of you who had never done that before, can learn and is able to learn how to draw. Drawings and paintings are ways of expressing what we see, helping us show our impressions to others. Not all of us see the world around us in the same way, but anyone can learn how to draw and show what they see to others.We have made 6 chapters ... Read more

    $6.99 USD

  • Elinor Ostrom and the Bloomington School of Political Economy

    A Framework for Policy Analysis

    In addition to winning the 2009 Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences for her path-breaking research on “economic governance, especially the commons,” Elinor (Lin) Ostrom also made important contributions to other fields of political economy and public policy. This four-volume compendium of papers written by Lin (often with coauthors, most notably her husband, Vincent), along with papers by others ... Read more

    $41.89 USD

  • Ostrom's Tensions

    Reexamining the Political Economy and Public Policy of Elinor C. Ostrom

    series Tensions in Political Economy #2
    Elinor C. Ostrom won the Nobel Prize in Economics in 2009, with recognition for her path-breaking work on institutions organized to address common-pool resource settings. She and her collaborator and spouse, Vincent Ostrom, contested the scholarship of mainstream political economy, public administration, and public policy in their quest to understand how individuals resolve a variety of social ... Read more

    $10.79 USD

  • Mentoring Away the Glass Ceiling in Academia

    A Cultured Critique

    Mentoring Away the Glass Ceiling in Academia: A Cultured Critique is different in that it calls attention to the role mentoring has played on the “glass ceiling” phenomenon in higher education. Narratives by and about the experiences of women of diverse backgrounds in the United States and beyond the borders of this nation shed needed light on the ways in which mentoring influences identity ... Read more

    $41.89 USD