HUIZINGA, J: The Autumn of the Middle Ages

Huizinga, Johan. The Autumn of the Middle Ages. University of Chicago Press, 1996. ISBN: 0226359921. Unmarked. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#26419) $12.00

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The Autumn of the Middle Ages is Johan Huizinga’s classic portrait of life, thought, and art in fourteenth- and fifteenth-century France and the Netherlands.

This translation is based on the 1921 edition of Herfsttij der Middeleeuwen.

SHOT: Technology and Culture (July 2000, Volume 41, Number 3)

Technology and Culture (July 2000, Volume 41, Number 3), book coverStaudenmaier, John M. (editor). Technology and Culture (July 2000, Volume 41, Number 3). Johns Hopkins University Press, 2000. Unmarked.Very Good. Paperback. (#26383) $10.00

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Includes “Opening Black’s Box: Rethinking Feedback’s Myth of Origin” by David A. Mindell, “National Science in the Nation’s Heartland: The Ames Laboratory and Iowa State University, 1942-1965” by Joanne Abel Goldman, “A Network of Tinkerers: The Advent of the Radio and Television Receiver Industry in Japan” by Yuzo Takahashi, “Women Walking Through Plans: Technology, Democracy and Gender Identity” by Wiebe E. Bijker and Karin Bijsterveld. Museum Reviews. “The Historian in the Rose Garden?” by Kenneth Lipartito and more.

Illustrated. pp405-640. The International Quarterly of the Society for the History of Technology.

BRUNER, J: Acts of Meaning: Four Lectures on Mind and Culture

Acts of Meaning: Four Lectures on Mind and Culture, book coverBruner, Jerome. Acts of Meaning: Four Lectures on Mind and Culture (Jerusalem-Harvard Lectures). Harvard University Press, 1990. ISBN: 0674003616. Unmarked text. 179p. Index. Notes.

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Argues that the cognitive revolution has led psychology away from understanding mind as a creator of meaning.

Bruner (1915-2016) was one of the pioneers of the cognitive psychology movement in the United States. Very Good. Paperback. (#26188) $10.00

TRIMBLE: MR: The Intentional Brain: Motion, Emotion, and the Development of Modern Neuropsychiatry

Trimble, Michael R. The Intentional Brain: Motion, Emotion, and the Development of Modern Neuropsychiatry. Johns Hopkins Press, 2016. ISBN: 9781421419497. Unmarked. Unclipped dust jacket.Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#26032) $16.00

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Illustrated. References. 308p. Examines culture and mind–brain relations from ancient times to the present, with an emphasis on the romantic era of the 19th century.

ANNE FRANK HOUSE: A Museum with a Story (English Guide)

ANNE FRANK HOUSE: A Museum with a Story (English Guide), item cover Anne Frank House: A Museum with a Story (English Guide). Amsterdam: Anne Frank House, 2001. Unmarked. 15-page booklet. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#25826) $12.00

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Text and small images offer a guide through the house and its history. Measures 2.25×8 inches.

TSYGANKOV, AP: Whose World Order?: Russia’s Perception of American Ideas after the Cold War

Whose World Order?: Russia's Perception of American Ideas after the Cold War, book coverTsygankov, Andrei P. Whose World Order?: Russia’s Perception of American Ideas after the Cold War. University of Notre Dame Press, 2004. ISBN: 0268042284. Factory sealed. No dust jacket, as received from publisher. Very Good. Hardcover. (#25796) $20.00

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Tsygankov points to the need for scholars to study cultural perceptions in world politics as a means of eliminating some of the obstacles that stand in the way of a truly global society.

WEINBERG, C: Social Foundations of Educational Guidance

Social Foundations of Educational Guidance, book coverWeinberg, Carl. Social Foundations of Educational Guidance. New York: Free Press, 1969. Black mark on dust jacket. Good in good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#25557) $12.00

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With contributions by David Nasatir, William Lewis Speizman, and Peter McHugh.

Nine chapters, each of which consists of a different set of sociological ideas. Index. 398p.