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              Man's Search for Meaning: Young Adult Edition: Young Adult Edition
               

              Man's Search for Meaning: Young Adult Edition: Young Adult Edition (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Abridged edition)

              By Frankl, Viktor E.; Foreword by Boyne, John

              • $23.99

              First published in Germany in 1946 as Trotzdem Ja zum Leben sagen: Ein Psychologe erlebt das Konzentrationslager ( Saying yes to life in spite of everything: a psychologist experiences the Concentration Camp ). First English-language edition published as From Death-Camp to Existe ...

              ISBN 9780807067994
              Published 25 April 2017 by Beacon Press
              Interest Age 13+ years
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              Shelf Life (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New title)

              By Shea, Suzanne Strempek

              • $38.99

              Two years ago, while recovering from radiation therapy, authoress Suzanne Shea volunteered to help in a local bookstore as a way of getting back into the world. Her work was briefly interrupted by an author tour that took her to other great bookstores. Descriptions of these and h ...

              ISBN 9780807072592
              Published 1 April 2005 by Beacon Press
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Memes to Movements: How the World's Most Viral Media Is Changing Social Protest and Power
                

              Memes to Movements: How the World's Most Viral Media Is Changing Social Protest and Power (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Mina, An Xiao

              • $34.50

              A global exploration of internet memes as agents of pop culture, politics, protest, and propaganda on- and offline, and how they will save or destroy us all. Memes are the street art of the social web. Using social media-driven movements as her guide, technologist and digital med ...

              ISBN 9780807039908
              Release Date 6 October 2020 by Beacon Press
              Interest Age General Audience
              Available for pre-order internationally. Ships upon its international release date of 6 Oct 2020.
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              Common Fire

              Common Fire (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              By Daloz, Laurent A.; etc.; Keen, Cheryl H.; Keen, James P.

              • $29.99

              This text presents a survey and analysis of more than 100 people who have devoted their lives to the common good. Through their voices and the authors' analysis, this text reveals the experiences that have encouraged young people to understand themselves as part of the world at l ...

              ISBN 9780807020050
              Published 1 October 1997 by Beacon Press
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              Rena's Promise
               

              Rena's Promise (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Revised ed.)

              By Gelissen, Rena Kornreich; Macadam, Heather Dune

              • $38.99

              Sent to Auschwitz on the first Jewish transport, Rena Kornreich survived the Nazi death camps for over three years. While there she was reunited with her sister Danka. Each day became a struggle to fulfill the promise Rena made to her mother when the family was forced to split ap ...

              ISBN 9780807093139
              Published 30 March 2015 by Beacon Press
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              Fallout: Disasters, Lies, and the Legacy of the Nuclear Age
               

              Fallout: Disasters, Lies, and the Legacy of the Nuclear Age (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Pearce, Fred

              • $42.50

              An investigation into our complicated 7-decade-long relationship with nuclear technology, from the bomb to nuclear accidents to nuclear waste. From Hiroshima to Chernobyl, from Fukushima to the growing legacy of lethal radioactive waste, humanity's struggle to conquer atomic ener ...

              ISBN 9780807073506
              Published 26 March 2019 by Beacon Press
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Looking for Lorraine: The Radiant and Radical Life of Lorraine Hansberry

              Looking for Lorraine: The Radiant and Radical Life of Lorraine Hansberry (Hardback)

              By Perry, Imani

              • $55.00

              A revealing portrait of one of the most gifted and charismatic, yet least understood, Black artists and intellectuals of the twentieth century. Lorraine Hansberry, who died at thirty-four, was by all accounts a force of nature. Although best-known for her work A Raisin in the Sun ...

              ISBN 9780807064498
              Published 18 September 2018 by Beacon Press
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              Junk Raft: An Ocean Voyage and a Rising Tide of Activism to Fight Plastic Pollution
               

              Junk Raft: An Ocean Voyage and a Rising Tide of Activism to Fight Plastic Pollution (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Eriksen, Marcus

              • $35.00

              An exciting account of an activist scientist's unorthodox fight in the growing movement against plastic marine pollution and of his expedition across the Pacific on a home-made junk raft News media brought the Great Pacific Garbage Patch --the famous swirling gyre of plastic poll ...

              ISBN 9780807061725
              Published 3 September 2018 by Beacon Press
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              A Court of Refuge: Stories from the Bench of America's First Mental Health Court
               

              A Court of Refuge: Stories from the Bench of America's First Mental Health Court (Hardback)

              By Lerner-Wren, Ginger

              • $57.50

              The story of America's first Mental Health Court as told by its presiding judge, Judge Ginger Lerner-Wren--from its inception in 1997 to its implementation in over 250 courts across the nation As a young lawyer, Judge Ginger Lerner-Wren bore witness to the consequences of an unde ...

              ISBN 9780807086988
              Published 2 March 2018 by Beacon Press
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              Worst Instincts: Cowardice, Conformity, and the ACLU

              Worst Instincts: Cowardice, Conformity, and the ACLU (Hardback)

              By Kaminer, Wendy

              • $59.99

              A provocative book from a renowned advocate of civil liberties about the virtues of dissent in preserving the moral character of any group or collective, drawing from the author's personal experience as a dissident member of the ACLU national board and detailing the dramatic ethi ...

              ISBN 9780807044308
              Published 1 July 2009 by Beacon Press
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