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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

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

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

The Red Pencil

Convictions from Experience in Education

Theodore R. Sizer

A prominent educator draws on experiences from his life and illustrious career to offer an impassioned critique of American schools—and the current central government assertion of authority over what had long been a...

September 28, 2005, Paper, $16.00

Psychoanalysis

Toward the Second Century

Edited by Arnold Cooper, Ethel Person, and Otto Kernberg

Now facing its second century, the field of psychoanalysis is in a period of rapid development. In this book some of the most important figures in psychoanalysis today discuss how changes—especially in such areas as infant...

September 10, 1990, Cloth, $65.00

The Judaeo-Christian Tradition

Second Edition

J. H. Hexter

J.H. Hexter’s classic survey of the historical roots of Judaism and Christianity is now available with a new preface and updated bibliography. The book defines the main components, principal influences, and most...

September 10, 1995, Paper, $22.00

Horace

David Armstrong

Among the greatest names in Roman—and European—poetry has always been that of Horace.  Through all the centuries since his death in 8 B.C., his superb poetic craftsmanship has remained unassailable.  Yet the full range...

September 10, 1989, Paper, $25.00

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