Capitalism And Christianity, American Style

Moral Combat: How Sex Divided American Christians and Fractured American Politics  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Dec. 12, 2017
Moral Combat: How Sex Divided American Christians and Fractured American Politics

Moral Combat: How Sex Divided American Christians and Fractured American Politics by R. Marie Griffith
English | December 12th, 2017 | ASIN: B06Y1KTDLX, ISBN: 0465094759 | 398 Pages | EPUB | 35.96 MB

From an esteemed scholar of American religion and sexuality, a sweeping account of the century of religious conflict that produced our culture wars

The Great Brain Suck: And Other American Epiphanies [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at Dec. 11, 2017
The Great Brain Suck: And Other American Epiphanies [Repost]

Eugene Halton - The Great Brain Suck: And Other American Epiphanies
Published: 2008-10-15 | ISBN: 0226314650, 0226314669 | PDF | 336 pages | 10.26 MB

Electric Interurbans and the American People  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Dec. 9, 2017
Electric Interurbans and the American People

Electric Interurbans and the American People
by H. Roger Grant
English | 2016 | ISBN: 025302272X | 192 Pages | PDF | 105 MB

The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism: and Other Writings  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Dec. 8, 2017
The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism: and Other Writings

The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism: and Other Writings by Max Weber
English | April 30th, 2002 | ASIN: B002GJGIDQ, ISBN: 0140439218 | 464 Pages | AZW3 | 0.72 MB

In The Protestant Ethic, Max Weber opposes the Marxist concept of dialectical materialism and relates the rise of the capitalist economy to the Calvinist belief in the moral value of hard work and the fulfillment of one's worldly duties.

Into the Black: JPL and the American Space Program, 1976-2004 [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at Dec. 6, 2017
Into the Black: JPL and the American Space Program, 1976-2004 [Repost]

Peter J. Westwick - Into the Black: JPL and the American Space Program, 1976-2004
Published: 2006-11-13 | ISBN: 0300110758, 0300184190 | PDF | 416 pages | 1.38 MB
Arab American Literary Fictions, Cultures, and Politics (American Literature Readings in the 21st Century)

Arab American Literary Fictions, Cultures, and Politics (American Literature Readings in the 21st Century) by S. Salaita
English | Sep. 25, 2007 | ISBN: 1403976201 | 209 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

N.B. this is a 'Palgrave to Order' title. Stock of this book requires shipment from overseas. It will be delivered to you within 12 weeks. Using literary and social analysis, this book examines a range of modern Arab American literary fiction and illustrates how socio-political phenomena have affected the development of the Arab American novel.
The Poetics of Migration in Contemporary Irish Poetry (New Directions in Irish and Irish American Literature)

The Poetics of Migration in Contemporary Irish Poetry (New Directions in Irish and Irish American Literature) by Ailbhe McDaid
English | 28 Dec. 2017 | ISBN: 3319638041 | 265 Pages | PDF | 1.94 MB

This book offers fresh critical interpretation of two of the central tenets of Irish culture – migration and memory. From its starting point with the ‘New Irish’ generation of poets in the United States during the 1980s and concluding with the technological
Men on Strike: Why Men Are Boycotting Marriage, Fatherhood, and the American Dream - and Why It Matters [Audiobook]

Men on Strike: Why Men Are Boycotting Marriage, Fatherhood, and the American Dream - and Why It Matters [Audiobook] by Helen Smith
English | November 5th, 2017 | ASIN: B076JJ8GWQ, ISBN: 1520083017 | MP3@64 kbps | 5 hrs 15 mins | 145.05 MB
Narrator: Susan Boyce

American society has become anti-male. Men are sensing the backlash and are responding. They're dropping out of college, leaving the workforce, and avoiding marriage and fatherhood at alarming rates. The trend is so pronounced that a number of books have been written about this man-child phenomenon, concluding that men have taken a vacation from responsibility. But why should men participate in a system that seems to be increasingly stacked against them?

Inventing Great Neck: Jewish Identity and the American Dream  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at Nov. 29, 2017
Inventing Great Neck: Jewish Identity and the American Dream

Judith S. Goldstein - Inventing Great Neck: Jewish Identity and the American Dream
Published: 2006-09-01 | ISBN: 081353884X | PDF | 224 pages | 0.76 MB
Democracy and the American Civil War: Race and African Americans in the Nineteenth Century

Democracy and the American Civil War: Race and African Americans in the Nineteenth Century by Kevin Adams
English | October 14th, 2016 | ASIN: B01LXR42EI, ISBN: 1606352695 | 120 Pages | EPUB | 0.57 MB

In 1865, after four tumultuous years of fighting, Americans welcomed the opportunity to return to a life of normalcy. President Abraham Lincoln issued his emancipation decree in January 1863 and had set the stage for what he hoped would be a smooth transition from war to peace with the announcement of his reconstruction program in December 1863 and with his call of “malice toward none and charity for all” in his Second Inaugural Address in March 1865. Lincoln’s dream of completing the process of reconstructing the nation was cut short just one month later by the hand of an assassin.