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A Special Scar: The Experience of People Bereaved by Suicide

Alison Wertheimer

Every 85 minutes someone in the UK takes their own life, but what happens to those left behind? In a society where suicide is often viewed with fear or disapproval, it can be difficult for those personally affected by a suicide death to come to terms... (read more)

Abortion and Birth Control
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Bearing Right: How Conservatives Won the Abortion War

William Saletan

This gripping, thoroughly readable, and controversial book examines how the National Abortion Rights Action League (NARAL) and the pro-choice movement reframed the issue of abortion in the last decade to appeal to conservative America.... (read more)

Jewish Studies
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Readings on Maramarosh

Elieser Slomovic.

Since World War II, the sub-Carpathian Mountain region once known as Maramarosh has remained â??Judenreinâ? (free of Jews). Jewish Maramarosh lives on, however, through the contributions to scholarship and humanity of Maramarosh Holocaust survivors... (read more)

Agriculture and Food
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Art and Science of Livestock Evaluation (10 Edition)

Ray V. Herren

THE ART AND SCIENCE OF LIVESTOCK EVALUATION prepares you for livestock selection. The main objective of the book is to provide instruction and evaluation on swine, cattle, horses and sheep, with separate chapters supplying current information on the... (read more)

Violence in Society
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War Is Not Over When It's Over: Women Speak Out from the Ruins of War

Ann Jones

From the renowned authority on domestic violence, a startlingly original inquiry into the aftermath of wars and their impact on the least visible victims: women In 2007, the International Rescue Committee, which brings relief to countries in the wake of... (read more)

Disease and Health Issues
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The Sociology of Health & Illness

Peter Conrad

This collection of 49 readings offers an integrated analysis of the most important issues regarding health and health care from a critical and sociological perspective. Substantive introductions provide context for the readings. With ten new and two... (read more)

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Sympathetic Mechanisms of Salt-Sensitive Hypertension.

Andrew J. King

Compelling evidence indicates that sympathetic nervous system activation contributes to the pathogenesis of human essential hypertension. However, the mechanisms by which sympathetic over-activity chronically increases arterial pressure have not yet been... (read more)

Urban Studies
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Reading the Everyday

Joe Moran

In an ever-growing field of study, this is a major contribution to one of the key areas in cultural studies and cultural theory ? the spaces, practices and mythologies of our everyday culture. Drawing on the work of such continental theorists as Henri... (read more)

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