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    Series: Sexuality Studies The Man Who Invented Gender Engaging the Ideas of John Money Paperback Terry Goldie 9780774827935 $32.95 SOCIAL SCIENCE Oct 15, 2014
    A controversial figure, innovative scholar, and ardent advocate for sexual liberation, sexologist John Money opened a new field of research in sexual science and gave currency to medical ideas about human sexuality. This book offers, for the first time, a balanced and probing textual analysis of this pioneering scholar’s writing to assess Money’s profound impact on the debates and research on sexuality and gender that dominated the last half of the twentieth century. The author recovers Money’s brilliance and insight from simplistic dismissals ... + Read More
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    Food Will Win the War The Politics, Culture, and Science of Food on Canada’s Home Front Paperback Ian Mosby 9780774827621 $32.95 SOCIAL SCIENCE Grade (US) from 17 Jan 31, 2015
    During the Second World War, as Canada struggled to provide its allies with food, public health officials warned that malnutrition could derail the war effort. Posters admonished Canadians to “Eat Right” because “Canada Needs You Strong” while cookbooks helped housewives become “housoldiers” through food rationing, menu substitutions, and household production. Ian Mosby explores the symbolic and material transformations that food and eating underwent as the Canadian state took unprecedented steps into the kitchens of the nation, changing the wa... + Read More
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    Series: Shared: Oral and Public History According to Baba A Collaborative Oral History of Sudbury’s Ukrainian Community Paperback Stacey Zembrzycki 9780774826969 $32.95 HISTORY Grade (US) from 17 Jan 15, 2015
    As a child, Stacey Zembrzycki listened to her baba’s stories about Sudbury’s small but polarized Ukrainian community and about what it was like growing up ethnic during the Depression. According to Baba discloses with honesty and respect what happened when Stacey tried to capture the community's experiences through oral history research. Baba looms large in the narrative, wrestling authority in the interview process away from her granddaughter and then eventually coming to share it. Together, the two women lay the groundwork not only for an ins... + Read More
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    Naked in the Woods My Unexpected Years in a Hippie Commune Paperback Margaret Grundstein 9780870718076 $21.95 BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY Age (years) from 0 - 99 May 01, 2015
    In the early 1970s, Margaret Grundstein abandoned her graduate degree and followed her husband to start a new life in a commune in the backwoods of Oregon. While many have romantic notions about the 1960s and 70s, Grundstein's account is an unflinching, authentic portrayal. Grundstein, (whose husband left, seduced by "freer love") faced tough choices. Could she make it in man's country? Did she still want to? This is a portrait of a singular time in American history, yet Grundstein's questions are timeless: how far out must we venture, and can ... + Read More
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    Future Arctic Field Notes from a World on the Edge Hardcover Edward Struzik 9781610914406 $34.50 NATURE Feb 15, 2015
    In one hundred years, or even fifty, the Arctic will look dramatically different than it does today. While these changes may seem remote, they will have a profound impact on a host of global issues, from international politics to animal migrations. In Future Arctic, journalist and explorer Edward Struzik offers a clear-eyed look at the rapidly shifting dynamics in the Arctic region, a harbinger of changes that will reverberate throughout our entire world. A unique combination of extensive on-the-ground research, compelling storytelling, and pol... + Read More
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    Peace Ecology Paperback Randall Amster 9781612052977 $24.95 POLITICAL SCIENCE Mar 01, 2015
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    Russia and the New World Disorder Paperback Bobo Lo 9780815726098 $37.99 POLITICAL SCIENCE Aug 17, 2015
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    The Fog of Peace A Memoir of International Peacekeeping in the 21st Century Paperback Jean-Marie Guéhenno 9780815726302 $35.99 POLITICAL SCIENCE May 12, 2015
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    Postmarks from a Political Traveler Paperback Phil Karber 9781612057590 $24.95 TRAVEL Apr 15, 2015
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    Tactical Urbanism Short-term Action for Long-term Change Paperback Mike Lydon 9781610915267 $25.00 ARCHITECTURE Mar 31, 2015
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    Series: Northwest Reprints Series Honey in the Horn Paperback H.L. Davis 9780870717680 $22.95 FICTION Age (years) from 0 - 99 Jun 01, 2015
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    Qigong Through the Seasons How to Stay Healthy All Year with Qigong, Meditation, Diet and Herbs Paperback Ronald H. Davis 9781848192386 $33.95 BODY, MIND & SPIRIT Feb 21, 2015
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    Can I tell you about Depression? A Guide for Friends, Family and Professionals Paperback Christopher Dowrick 9781849055635 $18.95 PSYCHOLOGY Age (years) from 7 - 18 Feb 21, 2015
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    A Guide to Living with Hypermobility Syndrome / EDS-III Bending without Breaking, Second Edition Paperback Isobel Knight 9781848192317 $33.95 MEDICAL Dec 21, 2014
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    Series: Sexuality and Safety with Tom and Ellie What's Happening to Ellie? A Book About Puberty for Girls and Young Women with Autism and Related Conditions Hardcover Kate E. Reynolds 9781849055260 $20.95 JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 10 - 17 Feb 21, 2015
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    Asanas for Autism and Special Needs Paperback Shawnee Thornton 9781849059886 $26.95 HEALTH & FITNESS Jan 21, 2015
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    What to Feed an Asperger? How to go from three foods to three hundred with love, patience and a little sleight of hand Paperback Sarah Patten 9781849057684 $26.95 FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS Jan 21, 2015
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    Tomas Loves... A rhyming book about fun, friendship - and autism Paperback Jude Welton 9781849055444 $21.95 JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 2 - 6 Jan 21, 2015

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