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261 MOSHER, BILL. Visionaries.
Orbis Books, Maryknoll: 1995. 1570750246 / 9781570750243 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 

Price: 9.50 USD
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262 MOSLEY, WALTER. Workin' On The Chain Gang: Shaking Off The Dead Hand Of History.
Ballantine Books, New York: 2000. 0345430697 / 9780345430694 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 10.45 USD
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263 MOUSTAKAS, CLARKE E. Loneliness.
Prentice-Hall, Inc., Englewood Cliffs: 1965. Third Printing. s Softcover. Good condition but there is some underlining in ink. 
Loneliness . . . is an intrinsic condition of human existence. This study of existential loneliness reveals that -- beyond the first pangs of desolation, out of the terror of despair -- human beings have found a key to deeper insight and perception of the world in which they live. This absorbing book provides an impetus toward renewed awareness of self, challenging and encouraging the reader to make a penetrating investigation of his own solitude. 
Price: 6.89 USD
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264 MOYNIHAN, DANIEL PATRICK. Family And Nation: The Godkin Lectures, Harvard University.
Harcourt Brace Javanovich, San Diego: 1986. 0151301433 / 9780151301430 First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Here, one of America's distinguished public servants revives an issue that should have concerned us profoundly twenty years ago: the disintegration of the American family. Includes an Index. 
Price: 23.28 USD
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265 MURTAGH, JOHN M.; HARRIS, SARA. Cast The First Stone.
McGraw-Hill Book Company, New York: 1957. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition considering its age. Dustjacket is worn and torn. 

Price: 6.65 USD
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266 MYERS, GUSTAVUS; CHRISTMAN, HENRY M. (EDITED AND REVISED BY). History Of Bigotry In The United States.
Capricorn Books, New York: 1960. Capricorn Books Edition, Fourth Impression. s Softcover. Reading Copy. Text is clean, cover is somewhat shopworn. 
The author has compiled the whole chronicle of persecution in America. His book is a guide and a challenge to the democratic spirit. 
Price: 23.04 USD
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267 MYTINGER, CAROLINE. Headhunting In The Solomon Islands Around The Coral Sea.
Macmillan Publishing Company, New York: 1942. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good reading copy. 
The objective of the author and the expedition she was on "was to make a pictorial record of one of those groups of 'backward human beings who are fast vanishing from this earth before the advances of civilization.'" 
Price: 6.65 USD
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268 NEEDHAM, JOSEPH (EDITOR). Science, Religion And Reality.
George Braziller, Inc., New York: 1955 h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
This book contains essays which deal with the three topics of the title. Includes an Index. 
Price: 11.64 USD
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269 NEIDER, CHALES (EDITOR). Man Against Woman: A Vade Mecum For The Weaker Sex, And A Caution To Women.
Harper & Brothers, New York: 1957. First Edition. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 46.31 USD
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270 NEUSTEIN, AMY (EDITOR). Tempest In The Temple: Jewish Communities And Child Sex Scandals.
h Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand new book. 
A brave collection of essays by rabbis, educators, lawyers, and psychotherapists on sexual abuse within the Jewish clergy. In 2006, New York magazine and ABC's Nightline both featured stories dealing with rabbis who had abused children entrusted to them. Then, at the start of 2007, the Jewish Telegraphic Agency published a five-part series on sexual abuse by rabbis who led congregations, taught religious studies, and ran youth groups. The series soon was picked up by Jewish newspapers nationwide. Despite this spate of media coverage, there has been a dearth of scholarly material investigating sexual abuse within the Jewish clergy. Tempest in the Temple brings together fifteen practicing rabbis, educators, pastoral counselors, sociologists, mental health professionals, and legal advocates for abuse victims, each of whom offer insights into different facets of the problem. This book is divided into three sections. The first section, "When the Vow Breaks," describes rabbis who break their "vows" through active pedophilia. The second section, "Sacrificing Victims," illuminates the community dynamics surrounding abuse: how a community unwittingly contributes to the cover-up of abuse; why victims of abuse are all too often ignored or cast off by their religious communities; and the mechanisms by which powerful religious institutions protect their own. The third section, "Let Me Know the Way," addresses how Jewish communities can overcome the ignorance, bias, and corruption associated with clergy sexual abuse. Solutions—some already successful, others yet to be tried—are explored here. Tempest in the Temple offers an open discussion of some of the most deeply rooted fears in the Jewish community. While it is the first book to bring child sex scandals in temples and synagogues to light, its purpose is not to blame or shame Jews but to examine this horrific problem with as much clarity and precision as possible so that the best remedies can be offered to the community as a whole. "Tempest is a testament to how we can protect our children and make our Jewish communities the safe and nurturing places we want them to be."—Esther Giller, President and Director of the Sidran Institute, Baltimore "Neustein's work is a most timely volume that serves educators, parents, clergy, and mental health professionals who face the challenge of protecting children from child sexual abuse."—Debbie Fox, Director of Children and Family Services, Jewish Family Service of Los Angeles "The veil of secrecy shrouding clergy-perpetrated sexual abuse has been torn asunder in the past decade. Neustein's thoughtful and pragmatic collection provides practical interventions to assist clergy of all religious faiths."—Terence A. Keane, Professor of Clinical Psychology at Boston University, and Robert A. McMackin, Massachusetts Department of Public Health Amy Neustein, Ph.D., is a sociologist, researcher, lecturer, and author of many scholarly articles on child sexual abuse, sociology of religion, and speech technology. She is the co-author of From Madness to Mutiny (NUP, 2005), and is Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Speech Technology. She is a member of the Editorial Board of the Journal of Child Sexual Abuse. 
Price: 33.25 USD
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271 NEWBY, I. A. Challenge To The Court: Social Science And The Defense Of Segregation, 1954- 1966.
Louisiana State University Press, Baton Rouge: 1967. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. Dustjacket has slight chips and tears. 
Explores the revival in scientific racism and the growth of a literature aimed at providing a rational, systematic justification for racial segregation. Includes an Index. 
Price: 29.21 USD
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272 NIEBUHR, REINHOLD. Moral Man And Immoral Society: A Study In Ethics And Politics.
Charles Scribner's Sons, New York: 1960. s Softcover. Good condition. 

Price: 22.80 USD
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273 NISBET, ROBERT A. Social Change: Aspects Of The Western Theory Of Development.
Oxford University Press, London: 1970. s Softcover. Good condition. 

Price: 8.31 USD
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274 NOTCH, FRANK K. King Mob: A Study Of The Present Day Mind.
Harcourt Brace & Company, New York: 1930. First Edition. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 42.75 USD
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275 O'GORMAN, HUBERT J. Lawyers And Matrimonial Cases: A Study Of Informal Pressures In Private Professional Practice.
Collier-Macmillan Limited, London: 1963. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Fair condition. Cover has slight scratches. 
All apart from its vivid collective portrait of lawyers at work on matrimonial cases, chiefly cases of divorce and annulment, this book makes two distinct contributions to the sociology of the professions. Includes an Index. 
Price: 46.55 USD
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276 OAKLEY, ANN. Sex, Gender And Society.
Harper & Row, New York: 1972. 0060903201 / 9780060903206 Harper Colophon Book. s Softcover. Very good reading copy. Notes and underlining on some pages. 

Price: 3.33 USD
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277 OGBURN WILLIAM F.; NIMKOFF, MEYER F. Sociology.
Houghton Mifflin Company/The Riverside Press Cambridge, Boston: 1940. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Very good reading copy. Spine is ripped. Binding is broken. 

Price: 22.80 USD
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278 OLSTED, MICHAEL S. The Small Group.
Random House, New York: 1959. First Edition. s Softcover. Reading copy. There is a good amount of underlining in pencil. 
This study has two aims - first, to serve as an introduction to an area of interest in sociology and psychology, and second, to organize and interpret a body of ideas and research. Correspondingly, it hopes to be useful to two groups of readers: those who are beginning to learn about the various sub-fields within sociology and psychology and those who are already immersed in the study of small groups. 
Price: 3.99 USD
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279 OPIE, JOHN. Virtual America: Sleepwalking Through Paradise.
University of Nebraska Press, Lincoln: 2010. s Softcover. Brand new book. 
Virtual America traces the complex relationship between Americans, technology, and their environment as it has unfolded over the past several centuries. Throughout history Americans have constructed mental pictures of unique places, such as the American West, that have taken on more authority than the actual gritty landscapes. This disconnect from reality is magnified by the new world of virtual realities on the computer screen, where personal immersion in interactive simulations becomes the "default" environment. Virtual America identifies the connections (or lack thereof) between our individual selves, an American identity, and the geography "out there." John Opie examines what he calls First Nature (the natural world), Second Nature (metropolitan infrastructure/built environment), and Third Nature (virtual reality in cyberspace). He also explores how Americans have historically dreamed about a better life in daily, ordinary existence and then fulfilled it through the Engineered America of our built environment, the Consumer America of material well-being, and the Triumphal America of our conviction that we are the world's exceptional model. But these dream worlds have also encouraged placelessness and thus indifference to our dwelling in home ground. Finally, Opie explores Last Nature (a sense of place) and argues that when we identify an authentic place, we can locate authenticity of self—a reification of place and self—by their connectedness. 
Price: 23.70 USD
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280 ORTIZ, ALFONSO. The Tewa World: Space, Time Being & Becoming In A Pueblo Society.
University of Chicago Press, Chicago: 1971. 0226633071 / 9780226633077 s Softcover. Good condition. 

Price: 15.91 USD
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