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Muslims and the Making of America

Amir Hussain

Baylor University Press

"There has never been an America without Muslims"—so begins Amir Hussain, one of the most important scholars and teache etc...

Making Clubs Work

Brad Parkes

Sue Richardson Associates Ltd (SRA Books)

As anyone knows who has tried to organise any sort of group, from a book club to the National Trust, from a scout troop to a busi etc...

Sawdust Caesar

H Baker

Howard Baker

The early to mid-1960s was when youth ran wild for the first time. Unlike their Teddy Boy predecessors, those in their teens open etc...

Being Cultured

Kennedy, Angus, A01

Imprint Academic

Today culture is everywhere as maybe never before. We read culture reviews, watch culture shows, live in Cities of Culture, and w etc...

Sex Segregation in the Workplace

Barbara F. Reskin, Editor; Committee on Women's Employment and Related Social Issues; Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education; National Research Council

National Academies Press

How pervasive is sex segregation in the workplace? Does the concentration of women into a few professions reflect their personal etc...

Computer Chips and Paper Clips

Panel on Technology and Women's Employment; Committee on Women's Employment and Related Social Issues; Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education; National Research Council

National Academies Press

This companion to Volume I presents individually authored papers covering the history, economics, and sociology of women's wo etc...

Technology and Employment

Richard M. Cyert and David C. Mowery, Editors; Panel on Technology and Employment; Committee on Science, Engineering, and Public Policy

National Academies Press

Will the adoption of new technologies by U.S. industry lead to widespread unemployment? Or will the resulting use of new processe etc...

A Common Destiny

Gerald David Jaynes and Robin M. Williams, Jr., Editors; Committee on the Status of Black Americans, National Research Council

National Academies Press

"[A] collection of scholars [has] released a monumental study called A Common Destiny: Blacks and American Society. It offer etc...

Understanding and Preventing Violence

Albert J. Reiss, Jr., and Jeffrey A. Roth, Editors; Panel on the Understanding and Control of Violent Behavior, National Research Council

National Academies Press

By conservative estimates, more than 16,000 violent crimes are committed or attempted every day in the United States. Violence in etc...

Balancing the Scales of Opportunity

Marion Ein Lewin and Barbara Rice, Editors; Committee to Increase Minority Participation in the Health Professions, Institute of Medicine

National Academies Press

The underrepresentation of minorities in health and other professions has long cast a shadow over our nation's efforts to dev etc...

Understanding and Preventing Violence, Volume 3

Albert J. Reiss, Jr. and Jeffrey A. Roth, Editors, Panel on the Understanding and Control of Violent Behavior, National Research Council

National Academies Press

This volume examines social influences on violent events and violent behavior, particularly concentrating on how the risks of vio etc...

Understanding Violence Against Women

Nancy A. Crowell and Ann W. Burgess, Editors; Panel on Research on Violence Against Women, National Research Council

National Academies Press

Violence against women is one factor in the growing wave of alarm about violence in American society. High-profile cases such as etc...

America Becoming

Neil J. Smelser, William Julius Wilson, and Faith Mitchell, Editors; National Research Council

National Academies Press

The 20th Century has been marked by enormous change in terms of how we define race. In large part, we have thrown out the antiqua etc...

Who Will Do the Science of the Future?

National Academy of Sciences, Committee on Women in Science and Engineering, National Research Council

National Academies Press

Who Will Do the Science of the Future? is the summary of a symposium on careers of women in science. The symposium incorporated t etc...

Minority Students in Special and Gifted Education

Committee on Minority Representation in Special Education, M. Suzanne Donovan and Christoper T. Cross, Editors, National Research Council

National Academies Press

Special education and gifted and talented programs were designed for children whose educational needs are not well met in regular etc...
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