As a literature which enjoys mass popularity, science fiction is in a position to address the racial attitudes of its audience and present possible worlds rather than real ones. This volume explores the significance of race and colour in the work of a range of authors.
The book is organized around topical issues and explores such themes as black power, revolution, socialism, black feminism, and world peace.... Læs mere
A reference guide to learning curves, their underlying theory and applications. Frequently used models are provided,... Læs mere
Going beyond the usual literary criticism, this book considers works of Latin American literature not only in terms of literary merit, but also with regard to their place in the literary heritage.
This is the first book in more than a decade to look systematically at the foundations and practices of Oman's foreign policy and its impact on the production and distribution of oil.
Volume 1, New World Marketing, provides insights and tools for conducting business internationally, with emphasis on market research, market entry, and distribution strategies, and coverage of emerging markets, including China, India, and Eastern Europe.
Nearly 100 entries describe current brain research as it relates to education, as well as the relationship between the brain and learning and instructional strategies.
The most comprehensive encyclopedia available on the U.S. government's responses to poverty from the colonial era to the present day.
Written from a variety of perspectives and on a variety of topics representing the widespread increase of soft-core porn in our culture, Pop-Porn offers a detailed and complex approach to the porn industry in America.
This book offers an expert examination of the ideology and motives behind the privatization or the nationalization of an industry, based on real case studies.
Shock Therapy For the American Health Care System describes the problems of the health care system and offers a program of comprehensive reform that is more far-reaching than anything currently being proposed.
This book will help small business owners and marketers feel comfortable using social media to promote their businesses, regardless of their past experiences or level of expertise. Social networking plus small business is a slam dunk!