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              The Political Philosophy of Thomas Jefferson
               

              The Political Philosophy of Thomas Jefferson (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              By Sheldon, Garrett Ward

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              Offers a concise introduction to Jefferson's political philosophy, and aims to make a contribution to a prevailing historiographic controversy: was Thomas Jefferson a Lockean liberal or a classical republican? Sheldon claims that his thought followed a rich variety of theoretical... traditions.
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              ISBN 9780801847141
              Released NZ 15 Aug 1993
              Publisher Johns Hopkins University Press
              Interest Age 17+ years
              Series The Political Philosophy of the American Founders
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              The Birth of the Hospital in the Byzantine Empire
               

              The Birth of the Hospital in the Byzantine Empire (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              By Miller, Timothy S.

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              This study of Byzantine hospitals challenges the traditional view that modern hospitals emerged during the latter half of the 19th century and existed mainly as refuges for the desperately poor and sick. The author points to the sophisticated medical facilities established in the... Roman Empire.
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              ISBN 9780801856570
              Released NZ 15 Jun 1997
              Publisher Johns Hopkins University Press
              Interest Age 17+ years
              Series Supplement to the Bulletin of the History of Medicine
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              Baltimore: A Not Too Serious History
               

              Baltimore: A Not Too Serious History (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Stockett, Letitia; Introduction by Williams, Harold A.

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              An anecdote-filled account of the history of the city of Baltimore, this text includes a variety of incidents and scenes that helped to make US history.

              ISBN 9780801856709
              Released NZ 15 Jun 1997
              Publisher Johns Hopkins University Press
              Interest Age 17+ years
              Series Maryland Paperback Bookshelf
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              Heuretics: The Logic of Invention
               

              Heuretics: The Logic of Invention (Trade Paperback / Paperback, illustrated edition)

              By Ulmer, Gregory L.

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              From the author of Applied Grammatology , this book sets out methods appropriate for conducting cultural-studies research in an age of electronic hypermedia.

              ISBN 9780801847189
              Released NZ 15 Mar 1994
              Publisher Johns Hopkins University Press
              Interest Age 17+ years
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              Coffee, Society, and Power in Latin America
               

              Coffee, Society, and Power in Latin America (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Roseberry, William; Gudmundson, Lowell; Kutschbach, Mario Samper

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              Using coffee as a common denominator and focusing on landholding patterns, labour mobilization, class structure, political power, and political ideologies, this text examines how Latin American countries of the late 19th and early 20th century responded to the growing global dema...nd for coffee.
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              ISBN 9780801848872
              Released NZ 15 Jan 1995
              Publisher Johns Hopkins University Press
              Interest Age 17+ years
              Series Johns Hopkins Studies in Atlantic History and Culture
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              Brethren Society: The Cultural Transformation of a Peculiar People
               

              Brethren Society: The Cultural Transformation of a Peculiar People (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Bowman, Carl F.

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              This text examines how and why members of the Church of the Brethren - called the Dunkers after their way of baptism - were assimilated faster and earlier than their Amish, Mennonite or Hutterite cousins . Issues covered include: salaried ministry; military service; and the tempe...rance movement.
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              ISBN 9780801849053
              Released NZ 15 Mar 1995
              Publisher Johns Hopkins University Press
              Interest Age 17+ years
              Series Center Books in Anabaptist Studies
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              A Commonwealth of Hope: The New Deal Response to Crisis
                

              A Commonwealth of Hope: The New Deal Response to Crisis (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New title)

              By Lawson, Alan

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              Did the New Deal represent the true American way? This study tells the story of the New Deal, explains its origins, and assesses its legacy. It explores how the circumstances of the Great Depression and the distinctive leadership of Franklin D Roosevelt combined to bring about un...precedented economic and policy reform.
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              ISBN 9780801884078
              Released NZ 15 Jun 2006
              Publisher Johns Hopkins University Press
              Interest Age 13+ years
              Series The American Moment
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              Same Time, Same Station: Creating American Television, 1948-1961
               

              Same Time, Same Station: Creating American Television, 1948-1961 (Hardback, illustrated edition)

              By Baughman, James L.

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              Ever wonder how American television came to be the much-derided, advertising-heavy home to reality programming, formulaic situation comedies, hapless men, and buxom, scantily clad women? This title takes readers behind the scenes of early broadcasting, examining corporate machina...tions that determined the future of television.
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              ISBN 9780801879333
              Released NZ 15 Feb 2007
              Publisher Johns Hopkins University Press
              Interest Age 18+ years
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              Minority Report
               

              Minority Report (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              By Mencken, H. L.

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              In 1956, Mencken read through his notebooks and extracted certain pieces. This work talks about these pieces.

              ISBN 9780801885334
              Released NZ 15 Aug 2006
              Publisher Johns Hopkins University Press
              Interest Age 18+ years
              Series Buncombe Collection
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              Louis Pasteur
               

              Louis Pasteur (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              By Debre, Patrice; Translated by Forster, Elborg

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              A detailed account of Louis Pasteur's life, struggles and contributions, written by a French immunologist and physician. Drawing heavily on Pasteur's own scientific notebooks and writings, it discusses his discoveries and the controversies they raised with other scientists.

              ISBN 9780801865299
              Released NZ 15 Nov 2000
              Publisher Johns Hopkins University Press
              Interest Age 18+ years
              Language (English)
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