GOULD, SJ: The Mismeasure of Man

Gould, Stephen Jay. The Mismeasure of Man. W W Norton & Co Inc, 1983. ISBN: 0393300560. Unmarked. Illustrated. Bibliography. Index. 352p.Very Good. Paperback. (#26513) $10.00

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Historical study of scientific racism. Winner of the National Book Critics’ Circle Award.

HOEVELER, JD: The Evolutionists: American Thinkers Confront Charles Darwin, 1860-1920

Hoeveler, J. David. The Evolutionists: American Thinkers Confront Charles Darwin, 1860-1920 (Critical Issues in American History). Rowman & Littlefield , 2007. ISBN: 9780742511750. Unmarked text. Star stamped on end page. 265p. Very Good. Paperback. (#26357) $10.00

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Topics include Science, Religion, Sociology, Feminism, Methodologies, and Philosophy.

Thinkers include Louis Agasiz and Asa Gray, Charles Hodge and James McCosh, Henry Ward Beecher and John Bascom, William Graham Sumner and Lester Frank Ward, Charlotte Perkins Gilman and Eliza Burt Gamble, Thorstein Veblen and Oliver Wendell Holmes, William James and John Dewey.

NEAL, P: Liberalism and its Discontents

Neal, Patrick. Liberalism and its Discontents. New York University Press, 1997. ISBN: 0814757987. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#26161) $12.00

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Presents the leading academic theories and accounts of liberalism. Argues that a turn in in direction is necessary if liberalism is to become genuinely responsive to the diversity of modes of life in the twenty-first century. 209p. Index.

MCCLELLAN, A: The Art Museum from Boullée to Bilbao

MCCLELLAN, A: The Art Museum from Boullée to Bilbao, book coverMcClellan, Andrew. The Art Museum from Boullee to Bilbao. University of California Press, 2008. ISBN: 9780520251267. Unmarked. B/W illustrations throughout. Index. Notes. 352p. Very Good. Paperback. (#26023) $18.00

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This thematic history of the art museum from its inception in the 18th century to the early 21st century offers an essential framework for understanding contemporary debates as they have evolved in Europe and the United States.

UN UNIVERSITY PRESS: Political Violence in South and Southeast Asia: Critical Perspectives

Abraham, Itty; Newman, Edward; Weiss, Meredith L (editors). Political Violence in South and Southeast Asia: Critical Perspectives. United Nations University Press, 2010. ISBN: 9789280811902. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#25846) $12.00

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Political scientists and anthropologists with intimate knowledge of the politics and society of these regions, examine topics that include assassinations, riots, state violence, the significance of geographic borders, external influences and intervention, and patterns of recruitment and rebellion.

Contributors include Sankaran Krishna, Paul R. Brass, Geoffrey Robinson, and others. 224p. Index.

COMMUNIST PARTY OF CUBA: Socioeconomic Guidelines for the 1981-85 Period

COMMUNIST PARTY OF CUBA: Socioeconomic Guidelines for the 1981-85 Period, book cover Communist Party of Cuba. Socioeconomic Guidelines for the 1981-85 Period. Political Publishers, 1981. Unmarked text. 143p.

Summarizes the period from 1976-1980 and looks at the fundamental aims for 1981-85.

Very Good. Hardcover. (#25496) $24.00

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AAAS: Project 2061: Update 2001–2002

Project 2061: Update 2001–2002. AAAS, 2001. Unmarked. Loose letter about the project date July 30, 2001. Well illustrated. 20p. Project to help educators improve teaching in science, mathematics and technology for the 21st century. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#25359) $16.00

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