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History, European



link to catalog page FELDMAN, Catholics and Jews in Twentieth-Century America Author: Egal Feldman
Pub Date: 2007

A lively account of the hard path away from mutual suspicion toward reconciliation.   learn more...

link to catalog page JOHNSTON, Forms of Constraint

Forms of Constraint

A History of Prison Architecture

Author: Norman Johnston
Pub Date: 2007

How social pressures have shaped prisons through history   learn more...

link to catalog page SCHAFFT, From Racism to Genocide

From Racism to Genocide

Anthropology in the Third Reich

Author: Gretchen E. Schafft
Pub Date: Cloth: 2004; Paper: 2007

Astounding new information about the role of anthropologists in Hitler's efforts to create a "master race"   learn more...

link to catalog page DIETHE, Nietzsche's Sister and the Will to Power

Nietzsche's Sister and the Will to Power

A Biography of Elisabeth Förster-Nietzsche

Author: Carol Diethe
Pub Date: July 2007

Elizabeth Förster-Nietzsche’s own will to power and its effects on Nietzsche, his life, and his reputation   learn more...

link to catalog page DICAPRIO, The Origins of the Welfare State

The Origins of the Welfare State

Women, Work, and the French Revolution

Author: Lisa DiCaprio
Pub Date: June 2007

Women workers and the revolutionary origins of the modern welfare state   learn more...

link to catalog page TRISTAN, The Workers' Union Author: Flora Tristan
Pub Date: August 2007

A nineteenth-century social reform proposal, available again   learn more...

link to catalog page LEVINAS, Humanism of the Other Author: Emmanuel Levinas
Pub Date: 2006

This work, a philosophical reaction to prevailing nihilism in the 1960's is urgent reading today when a new sort of nihilism, parading in the very garments of humanism, threatens to engulf our civilization. ---- A key text in Levinas’ work, introduces the concept of the humanity of each human being as only understood and discovered through understanding the humanity of others first   learn more...

link to catalog page MELSON, False Papers

False Papers

Deception and Survival in the Holocaust

Author: Robert Melson
Pub Date: 2005

A unique, candid, sometimes funny, often frightening tale of sheer bravado and chutzpah--a dangerous play impeccably performed in the open on the Nazi stage by a courageous Jewish family   learn more...

link to catalog page SMITH, Women's History in Global Perspective, Volume 2 Author: Edited by Bonnie G. Smith
Pub Date: July 2005

Regional and global perspectives from the finest writers on women's history   learn more...

link to catalog page SMITH, Women's History in Global Perspective, Volume 3 Author: Edited by Bonnie G. Smith
Pub Date: April 2005

Regional and global perspectives from the finest writers on women's history   learn more...

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