Marilyn Waring - 1999 - 310 Seiten
The calculation of "national wealth" is full of bias, particularly gender bias against women. Waring's classic analysis of women's place in the world economy is brought up to ...
Roger Shattuck - 1997 - 369 Seiten
An examination of the meaning of moral responsibility in literature and our everday lives suggests that we live in a violated world that dismisses taboos
John D. Barrow - 1997 - 176 Seiten
Explains which events took place from "10 to the minus 35th power" seconds onward after the big bang, detailing discoveries along the way which resolved many of the controversies
Albert Gaw - 1993 - 640 Seiten
In recent years there has been a greater recognition of how cultural concepts, values, and beliefs influence the way mental symptoms are expressed, how individuals and their ...
Wayne C. Booth - 2008 - 248 Seiten
For the Love of It is a story not only of one intimate struggle between a man and his cello, but also of the larger struggle between a society obsessed with success and ...