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              Women and the U.S. Constitution: History, Interpretation, and Practice
               

              Women and the U.S. Constitution: History, Interpretation, and Practice (Hardback)

              Edited by Schwarzenbach, Sibyl A.; Smith, Patricia

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              Divided into three parts -- History, Interpretation, and Practice -- this provocative volume incorporates law, history, political theory, and philosophy to analyze the U.S. Constitution as a whole in relation to the rights and fate of women.

              ISBN 9780231128926
              Released NZ 15 Sep 2005
              Publisher Columbia University Press
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              Language (English)
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              Business, Not Politics: The Making of the Gay Market
               

              Business, Not Politics: The Making of the Gay Market (Hardback)

              By Sender, Katherine

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              In a hard-hitting book that refutes conventional wisdom, Katherine Sender explores the connection between the business of marketing to gay consumers and the politics of gay rights and identity.

              ISBN 9780231127349
              Released NZ 15 Jan 2005
              Publisher Columbia University Press
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Between Men-Between Women: Lesbian & Gay Studies
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              Collaborating with Community-Based Organizations Through Consultation and Technical Assistance
               

              Collaborating with Community-Based Organizations Through Consultation and Technical Assistance (Hardback)

              Edited by Motes, Patricia; Hess, Peg

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              Presents methods and strategies for assisting and collaborating with groups and agencies serving families. This book combines a research-based framework with practical guidance to explain this process and offer cross-cultural case studies. It discusses the role of the coach or ca...pacity-building consultant and related activities of consultation.
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              ISBN 9780231128728
              Released NZ 15 Dec 2006
              Publisher Columbia University Press
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              Challenges in Human Rights: A Social Work Perspective
               

              Challenges in Human Rights: A Social Work Perspective (Hardback)

              Edited by Reichert, Elisabeth

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              By using human rights as a guidepost, social workers can help create social welfare policies that better serve societal needs. Bringing together essays from a diverse range of authors, this title demonstrates how approaching social work from a human rights perspective can affect ...legislation, resource management, and enforcement of policies.
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              ISBN 9780231137201
              Released NZ 15 Sep 2007
              Publisher Columbia University Press
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              Hipparchia's Choice: An Essay Concerning Women, Philosophy, etc.
               

              Hipparchia's Choice: An Essay Concerning Women, Philosophy, etc. (Hardback)

              By Le Doeuff, Michele; Translated by Selous, Trista

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              Takes on the history of philosophy, viewing it as a history of masculine texts and male problems and questioning its social and legislative conclusions. This work argues that the position of women in philosophy is a question of exclusion by men rather than, as some suggest, of a ...hypothetically imminent femininity.
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              ISBN 9780231138949
              Released NZ 15 Jan 2007
              Publisher Columbia University Press
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              Evolution: What the Fossils Say and Why It Matters
               

              Evolution: What the Fossils Say and Why It Matters (Hardback)

              By Prothero, Donald R.; Illustrated by Buell, Carl

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              Over the years, paleontologists have made tremendous fossil discoveries, which includes an amazing diversity of fossil humans, suggesting we walked upright long before we acquired large brains. This work tackles subjects ranging from flood geology and rock dating to neo-Darwinism... and macroevolution.
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              ISBN 9780231139625
              Released NZ 15 Oct 2007
              Publisher Columbia University Press
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              Derrida, Deleuze, Psychoanalysis
               

              Derrida, Deleuze, Psychoanalysis (Hardback)

              Edited by Schwab, Gabriele

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              Explores the critical relationship between psychoanalysis and the work of Derrida and Deleuze. This book illuminates the relevance of psychoanalysis to critical interrogations of culture and politics.

              ISBN 9780231143080
              Released NZ 15 Oct 2007
              Publisher Columbia University Press
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              Series A Critical Theory Institute Book
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              Pensions, Social Security, and the Privatization of Risk
               

              Pensions, Social Security, and the Privatization of Risk (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Orenstein, Mitchell ); By Safer, Morely

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              As Social Security, workplace pensions, and individual retirement accounts become more insecure, America's pension system is in serious need of rehabilitation. In this timely volume, Mitchell A. Orenstein and his distinguished colleagues Gary Burtless, Teresa Ghilarducci, and Ali...cia Munnell argue that any reform of the U.S. pension system must address both future imbalances in the Social Security program and weaknesses in the workplace and individual retirement systems on which a growing number of Americans now rely. Weighing what is gained against what is lost as new proposals surface, this book offers a clear account and reasoned analysis of the looming crisis, as well as our collective alternatives both domestically and abroad.
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              ISBN 9780231146951
              Released NZ 15 Mar 2009
              Publisher Columbia University Press
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              Series A Columbia / SSRC Book (Privatization of Risk)
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              Identifying with Nationality: Europeans, Ottomans, and Egyptians in Alexandria
               

              Identifying with Nationality: Europeans, Ottomans, and Egyptians in Alexandria (Hardback)

              By Hanley, Will

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              Identifying with Nationality traces the advent of modern citizenship to multinational, transimperial settings such as turn-of-the-century colonial Alexandria, where ordinary people abandoned old identifiers and grasped nationality as the best means to access the protections promi...sed by expanding states.
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              ISBN 9780231177627
              Released NZ 15 Mar 2017
              Publisher Columbia University Press
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              Series Columbia Studies in International and Global History
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              Must We Divide History Into Periods?

              Must We Divide History Into Periods? (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Le Goff, Jacques; Translated by DeBevoise, Malcolm

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              Jacques Le Goff argues that many of the innovations we associate with the Renaissance have medieval roots, and that many of the most deplorable aspects of medieval society continued to flourish during the Renaissance. While it is indeed necessary to divide history into periods, t...he meaningful continuities of human development only become clear when historians adopt a long perspective.
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              ISBN 9780231173018
              Released NZ 15 Jun 2017
              Publisher Columbia University Press
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              Series European Perspectives: A Series in Social Thought and Cultural Criticism
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