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link to catalog page WOLF, The Black Cow's Footprint

The Black Cow's Footprint

Time, Space and Music in the Lives of the Kotas of South India

Author: Richard K. Wolf
Pub Date: March 2006

The unique worldview and music of a remote community   learn more...

link to catalog page AHLQUIST, Chorus and Community Author: Edited by Karen Ahlquist
Pub Date: September 2006

The chorus and its effect on music and the world   learn more...

link to catalog page LOEWEN, Diaspora in the Countryside

Diaspora in the Countryside

Two Mennonite Communities and Mid-Twentieth-Century Rural Disjuncture

Author: Royden Loewen
Pub Date: November 2006

Rural families’ strategies for coping with a world in transition.   learn more...

link to catalog page, Eight Women Philosophers

Eight Women Philosophers

Theory, Politics, and Feminism

Author: Jane Duran
Pub Date: November 2006

A unique examination of women philosophers in the Western tradition, from the medieval period to the twentieth century   learn more...

link to catalog page HOY, Good Hearts

Good Hearts

Catholic Sisters in Chicago's Past

Author: Suellen Hoy
Pub Date: May 2006

The critical roles of Catholic nuns in Chicago's development   learn more...

link to catalog page FITZGERALD, Habits of Compassion

Habits of Compassion

Irish Catholic Nuns and the Origins of New York's Welfare System, 1830-1920

Author: Maureen Fitzgerald
Pub Date: February 2006

The Sisters' critical contributions to charitable care in America   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 ANIMAL STUDIES GROUP, Killing Animals Author: The Animal Studies Group
Pub Date: April 2006

A spectrum of scholarship on humans' deadly relationship with animals   learn more...

link to catalog page MAY, The Mormon History Association's Tanner Lectures Author: Edited by Dean L. May and Reid L. Neilson with Richard Lyman Bushman, Jan Shipps, and Thomas G. Alexander
Pub Date: May 2006

Twenty-one eminent non-Mormon historians’ “outsider” perspectives on Mormon history   learn more...

link to catalog page, The Old German Baptist Brethren

The Old German Baptist Brethren

Faith, Farming, and Change in the Virginia Blue Ridge

Author: Charles D. Thompson Jr.
Pub Date: June 2006

A traditional community's struggle to define itself in the face of agricultural change   learn more...

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