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Moral Panic

Changing Concepts of the Child Molester in Modern America

Philip Jenkins

It is commonly acknowledged that sexual abuse of children is a grave and pervasive problem and that child molesters are predators who compulsively repeat their crimes and have little hope of cure. Yet as recently as twenty...

December 28, 2004, Paper, $32.00

Vixi

Memoirs of a Non-Belonger

Richard Pipes

A distinguished historian, Harvard professor, and White House adviser looks back on his own life and on the tumultuous twentieth century Sixteen-year-old Richard Pipes escaped from Nazi-occupied Warsaw...

January 12, 2006, Paper, $22.00

Stuart Davis

A Catalogue Raisonné

Edited by Ani Boyajian and Mark Rutkoski; With essays by William C. Agee and Karen Wilkin

The highly anticipated, definitive reference on Stuart Davis’s paintings, watercolors, drawings, and published illustrations Stuart Davis (1892–1964) made a mark on the art world early in his career...

October 28, 2007, HC - Set with Slipcase, $300.00

The Memory of Judgment

Making Law and History in the Trials of the Holocaust

Lawrence Douglas

This powerful book offers the first detailed examination of the law’s response to the crimes of the Holocaust. In vivid prose it offers a fascinating study of five exemplary proceedings—the Nuremberg trial of the major Nazi...

May 15, 2005, Paper, $34.00

Character Text for Speak Cantonese Book One

Revised Edition

Parker Po-Fei Huang and Kok P. Gerard

Speak Cantonese, Book One, is one of a series of books that teaches the modern spoken language of Cantonese, one of the major dialects of Chinese. As appropriate for a text of its kind, it is entirely in romanization. In...

March 11, 1969, Paper, $32.00

Fifty-Five T’ang Poems

A Text in the Reading and Understanding of T’ang Poetry

Hugh M. Stimson

Four masters of the shi form of Chinese poetry, who are generally considered to be giants in the entire history of Chinese literature, are represented in this book: three from the eighth century, and one from the ninth. A few...

March 11, 1976, Paper, $26.00

Chinese Cursive Script

An Introduction to Handwriting in Chinese

Fred Fang-yu Wang

In this useful volume, Fred Fang-yu Wang presents materials designed to help solve an often vexing problem for students of Chinese: how to recognize and write handwritten or cursive-style forms of Chinese characters.  Such...

March 11, 1958, Paper, $32.00

Read Chinese, Book Two

A Beginning Text in the Chinese Character, Expanded Edition

Richard Chang

This second book of the Read Chinese series covers an additional three hundred Chinese characters, in both simplified and traditional forms. It is structured within the framework of a story about a Chinese student's journey...

March 11, 1983, Paper, $34.00

Speak Cantonese, Book One

Revised Edition

Parker Po-fei Huang and Gerard P. Kok

This first book of the Speak Cantonese series continues an introduction to standard Cantonese dialect. It uses pinyin romanization and emphasizes the development of vocabulary.

March 11, 1999, Paper, $39.00

Spoken Standard Chinese, Volume One

Student Workbook

Vivien Wong and Quincey Lu

This book begins the Spoken Standard Chinese series, which emphasizes natural dialogue and familiarity with a modern, adult vocabulary. Book One uses pinyin romanization and no Chinese characters. An accompanying audio...

March 11, 1982, Paper, $18.00

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