American Schools And University

The Shape and Shaping of the College and University in America : A Lively Experiment  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at April 2, 2017
The Shape and Shaping of the College and University in America : A Lively Experiment

The Shape and Shaping of the College and University in America :
A Lively Experiment

by Stephen J. Nelson
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1498515568 | 341 Pages | PDF | 3.82 MB

This book presents the issues, controversies, and key players that formed and enabled the American college and university to endure as a critical institution of the nation and society.
Humane Insight: Looking at Images of African American Suffering and Death (New Black Studies Series)

Humane Insight: Looking at Images of African American Suffering and Death (New Black Studies Series) y Courtney R. Baker
English | August 30th, 2015 | ASIN: B0145TAPLU, ISBN: 0252039483, 0252082990 | 160 pages | EPUB | 2.09 MB

In the history of black America, the image of the mortal, wounded, and dead black body has long been looked at by others from a safe distance. Courtney Baker questions the relationship between the spectator and victim and urges viewers to move beyond the safety of the "gaze" to cultivate a capacity for humane insight toward representations of human suffering.

American Tianxia : Chinese Money, American Power, and the End of History  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Feb. 16, 2018
American Tianxia : Chinese Money, American Power, and the End of History

American Tianxia :
Chinese Money, American Power, and the End of History

by Salvatore Babones
English | 2017 | ISBN: 1447336801 | 96 Pages | PDF | 5 MB
Toward an Intellectual History of Black Women (The John Hope Franklin Series in African American History and Culture)

Toward an Intellectual History of Black Women (The John Hope Franklin Series in African American History and Culture) by Mia E. Bay,‎ Farah J. Griffin,‎ Martha S. Jones,‎ Barbara D. Savage
English | April 13th, 2015 | ASIN: B00UFWBAHU, ISBN: 146962091X | 312 pages | EPUB | 2.32 MB

Despite recent advances in the study of black thought, black women intellectuals remain often neglected. This collection of essays by fifteen scholars of history and literature establishes black women's places in intellectual history by engaging the work of writers, educators, activists, religious leaders, and social reformers in the United States, Africa, and the Caribbean.
Peacemakers: American Leadership and the End of Genocide in the Balkans (Studies in Conflict, Diplomacy, and Peace)

Peacemakers: American Leadership and the End of Genocide in the Balkans (Studies in Conflict, Diplomacy, and Peace) by James W. Pardew
English | December 15th, 2017 | ASIN: B06W2N6J9J, ISBN: 081317435X | 424 pages | EPUB | 8.89 MB

The wars that accompanied the breakup of Yugoslavia in the 1990s were the deadliest European conflicts since World War II. The violence escalated to the point of genocide when, over the course of ten days in July 1995, Serbian troops under the command of General Ratko Mladic murdered 8,000 unarmed men and boys who had sought refuge at a UN safe-haven in Srebrenica.
African American Atheists and Political Liberation: A Study of the Sociocultural Dynamics of Faith (Repost)

Michael Lackey, "African American Atheists and Political Liberation: A Study of the Sociocultural Dynamics of Faith"
2007 | pages: 184 | ISBN: 0813030358 | PDF | 1,0 mb
The Billionaire's Apprentice: The Rise of The Indian-American Elite and The Fall of The Galleon Hedge Fund

Anita Raghavan, "The Billionaire's Apprentice: The Rise of The Indian-American Elite and The Fall of The Galleon Hedge Fund"
2013 | ISBN-10: 1455504025, 1455504017 | 512 pages | EPUB | 1 MB
Wolf Boys: Two American Teenagers and Mexico's Most Dangerous Drug Cartel [Audiobook]

Wolf Boys: Two American Teenagers and Mexico's Most Dangerous Drug Cartel [Audiobook] by Dan Slater
English | September 13th, 2016 | ASIN: B01KBD4OCA | MP3@64 kbps | 10 hrs 24 mins | 286.79 MB
Narrator: Pete Simonelli

The story of two American teens recruited as killers for a Mexican cartel and their pursuit by a Mexican American detective who realizes the War on Drugs is unwinnable.
Exploring the Next Frontier: Vietnam, NASA, Star Trek and Utopia in 1960s and 70s American Myth and History

Matthew Wilhelm Kapell, "Exploring the Next Frontier: Vietnam, NASA, Star Trek and Utopia in 1960s and 70s American Myth and History"
2016 | ISBN-10: 1138188573 | 238 pages | PDF | 3 MB

The Way We Never Were: American Families and the Nostalgia Trap  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Jan. 26, 2018
The Way We Never Were: American Families and the Nostalgia Trap

Stephanie Coontz, "The Way We Never Were: American Families and the Nostalgia Trap"
2016 | ISBN-10: 0465098835 | 576 pages | EPUB | 4 MB