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Dictionary for Readers of Modern Chinese Prose

Your Guide to the 250 Key Grammatical Markers in Chinese

Stanley Mickel

This easy-to-use dictionary is designed for students of all levels. Organized in pinyin alphabetical order with simplified Chinese characters, the text also includes an illustrative explanation of 250 grammatical terms that...

March 11, 1999, Paper, $37.00

Leave No Child Behind

Preparing Today’s Youth for Tomorrow’s World

James P. Comer, M.D.; Foreword by Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

The call-to-arms to “leave no child behind” in America has become popularly associated with the Bush administration’s education plan—a plan that actually diverges greatly from the ideals of the Children’s Defense Fund,...

September 1, 2005, Paper, $26.00

Rhythms of Life

The Biological Clocks that Control the Daily Lives of Every Living Thing

Russell G. Foster and Leon Kreitzman

An eye-opening discussion of how biological clocks affect the lives of all living organisms Why can’t teenagers get out of bed in the morning? How do bees tell the time? Why do some plants open and close...

October 10, 2005, Paper, $24.00

Communicating in Chinese: Student Lab Workbook

A Series of Exercises for Listening Comprehension

Meng Yeh and Cynthia Ning

Communicating in Chinese is for the beginning learner. The series now includes three student books and two teacher activity books, and provides the framework for a proficiency-based approach to learning standard...

March 11, 1999, Paper, $35.00

Communicating in Chinese: Audio CDs

Listening and Speaking Audio CDs

Communicating in Chinese is for the beginning learner. The series now includes three student books and two teacher activity books (the activity books are available online as PDFs at

March 15, 1993, Compact Disk, $50.00

Traditional Chinese Tales: A Course for Intermediate Chinese

Stories and Glossaries with Reference Grammar (Traditional Characters)

Claudia Ross

This innovative course is designed for beginning to intermediate learners of Mandarin. Twenty stories, selected from the 17th century writings of Pu Songling, form the basis of the course. Through stories with accompanying...

December 11, 1959, Paper, $40.00

Traditional Chinese Tales: A Course for Intermediate Chinese

Stories and Glossaries with Reference Grammar (Simplified Characters)

Claudia Ross

This innovative course is designed for beginning to intermediate learners of Mandarin. Twenty stories, selected from the 17th century writings of Pu Songling, form the basis of the course. Through stories with accompanying...

December 11, 1959, Paper, $31.95

The Fate of the Corps

What Became of the Lewis and Clark Explorers After the Expedition

Larry E. Morris

The first book to trace the fascinating histories of the remarkable men—and one woman—who were members of the Lewis and Clark expedition The story of the Lewis and Clark Expedition has been told many...

August 10, 2005, Paper, $26.00

Leo Strauss and the Politics of American Empire

Anne Norton

How an unlikely group of academics came to power in Washington and provided the philosophical justification for the war on Iraq The teachings of political theorist Leo Strauss (1899–1973) have recently...

October 11, 2005, Paper, $26.00

Credo

Historical and Theological Guide to Creeds and Confessions of Faith in the Christian Tradition

Jaroslav Pelikan

One of the world’s leading scholars offers unique insights into the history and significance of Christian creeds Eminent theologian Jaroslav Pelikan has been translating, editing, and studying the Christian...

December 12, 2005, Paper, $40.00

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