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Cover of "Stylistics" featuring a collage of letters and fonts
A Practical Coursebook
Laura Wright

Using a wide range of 20th century literary prose, Laura Wright and Jonathan Hope provide an "interactive" introduction to the techniques of ...

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Women and Ecology On A Pacifc Atoll
Alexandra Brewis Slade

Intended as a supplement to women's studies, human ecology, medical anthropology or Pacific anthropology courses. "Lives on the Line" ...

Cover of Jane Austen and Discourses of Feminism
Edited by Devoney Looser

In recent decades the vision of Austen as a subversive or rebellious author has appeared most forcefully in the varied scholarship of feminist ...

Redirecting America’s High-Level Nuclear Waste Policy
James Flynn

When Congress passed the Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982, it directed the Department of Energy to locate, study, license, and develop a deep ...

Arizona Public Service's Environmental Showcase Home
David Pijawka

The Environmental Showcase Home demonstrates how principles of sustainability can be applied to new home construction. Built by Arizona Public ...

Miguel Méndez in Aztlán
Two Decades of Literary Production
Edited by Gary D. Keller

A tribute to the late Miguel Méndez, one of the most important figures of Chicano letters. Contains critical essays on Méndez's fiction, a never- ...

Cover of Ntozake Shange by Neal A. Lester
A Critical Study of The Plays
Neal A. Lester

Published in the Garland Science Critical Studies on Black Life and Culture series, this volume analyzes the plays of Ntozake Shange.


World Fire by Stephen J. Pyne
The Culture of Fire on Earth
Stephen J. Pyne

Essays that sample fires from around the world, including a special section on the American fire scene.


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