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College Sex : philosophy for everyone : philosophers with benefits

Written with insight and humor, College Sex - Philosophy for Everyone investigates a broad array of philosophical issues relating to student sex. Examines the ethical issues of dating, cheating, courtship, homosexual experime

How Queer! : personal narratives from bisexual, pansexual, polysexual, sexually-fluid, and other non-monosexual perspectives

"How Queer!: personal narratives from bisexual, pansexual, polysexual, sexually fluid and other non-monosexual perspectives, gathers together fourteen autobiographical essays written not by sociologists or professional activi

Rise and fire : the origins, science, and evolution of the jump shot - and how it transformed basketball forever
Fury, Shawn, author.
"It's hard to believe that there was a time when the jump shot didn't exist in basketball. When the sport was invented in 1891, players would take set shots with both feet firmly planted on the ground. Defenders controlled th

Voices of courage : inspiration from survivors of sexual assault

Twelve accounts from sexual assault survivors.

Y : the last man
Vaughan, Brian K.
Yorick Brown, an unemployed and unmotivated slacker, discovers that he is the only male left in the world after a plague of unknown origin instantly kills every mammal with a Y chromosome.

Constitutional literacy : a twenty-first century imperative
Dreisbach, Christopher, author.
This book considers the status of constitutional literacy in the United States along with ways to assess and improve it. The author argues that pervasive constitutional illiteracy is a problem for both law enforcement agencie

Distinctions in the flesh : social class and the embodiment of inequality
Vandebroeck, Dieter, author.
The past decades have witnessed a surge of sociological interest in the body. From the focal point of aesthetic investment, political regulation and moral anxiety, to a means of redefining traditional conceptions of agency an

Fantasy sports and the changing sports media industry : media, players, and society

This edited collection examines how fantasy sports play has established a prominent and promising foothold in the larger sports ecology. The contributors include leading scholars and sports professionals from several differen

Freehand figure drawing for illustrators : mastering the art of drawing from memory
Ross, Dave (Graphic novel artist), author.
For today's in-demand comic creators, animators, video game artists, concept designers, and more, being able to quickly draw the human figure in a variety of action-packed poses is a requirement. But what do you do if you don

Green exercise : linking nature, health and well-being

The concept of Green Exercise has now been widely adopted and implies a synergistic health benefit of being active in the presence of nature. This book provides a balanced overview and synthesis text on all aspects of Green E

Love beyond body, space, and time : an indigenous LGBT sci-fi anthology.

Love Beyond Body, Space, and Time is a collection of Indigenous science fiction and urban fantasy focusing on LGBT and two-spirit characters. These stories range from a transgender woman undergoing an experimental medication

Metacognition : theory, performance and current research

The development of metacognitive skills in the human mind has been and is still a great challenge in cognitive psychology. This book provides current research on the theories and performance of metacognition. Chapter One anal

Origins of inequality in human societies
Baldus, Bernd, 1941- author.
Since the beginning of social life human societies have faced the problem how to distribute the results of collaborative activities among the participants. The solutions they found ranged from egalitarian to unequal but cause

Social cognition in middle childhood and adolescence : integrating the personal, social, and educational lives of young people
Bosacki, Sandra Leanne, author.
Bridging psychological theory and educational practice, this is an innovative textbook on the emotional and social aspects of young people’s development. Bosacki’s Social Cognition in Middle Childhood and Adolescence, Fir

The guidance of an enterprise economy
Shubik, Martin, author.
A rigorous theory of money, credit, and bankruptcy in the context of a mixed economy, uniting Walrasian general equilibrium with macroeconomic dynamics and Schumpeterian innovation.

The turbulent world of Middle East soccer
Dorsey, James M., author.
James M. Dorsey introduces the reader to the world of Middle Eastern and North African football - an arena where struggles for political control, protest and resistance, self-respect and gender rights are played out. Politics

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