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41 BROWN, INA CORINNE. Understanding Other Cultures
Prentice-Hall, Inc., Englewood Cliffs: 1963. Fourth Printing. s Softcover. Good condition. 
Examines the many different ways various societies approach and solve the problems common to all human beings---food, clothing, shelter, family, sex, art, religion and values. 
Price: 4.04 USD
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42 BROWN, PETER. The Body And Society: Men, Women And Sexual Renunciation In Early Christianity.
Columbia University Press, New York: 1988. s Softcover. Good condition. 
"A brilliant evocation of that era in which, for the first time in Western history, sexuality became 'an ideogram of the heart'....." -Elizabeth A. Clark, Duke University. Includes an Index. 
Price: 47.26 USD
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43 CALVERTON, V. F. (EDITOR) Making Of Society: An Outline Of Sociology.
The Modern Library, New York: 1937. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition considering its age. 

Price: 14.25 USD
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44 CARGAN, LEONARD & BALLANTINE, JEANNE H. Sociological Footprints: Introductory Readings In Sociology.
Wadsworth Publishing Cco., Belmont: 1987. 0534085385 / 9780534085384 Fourth Edition. s Softcover. Reading copy. 
A first-hand look at sociology in action - including articles on cult behavior, bias in the news, sexism, PACs, sports violence, and the homeless. These 56 readings provide the missing link between classroom presentation, the theoretical sociology presented in textbooks, and real-world events and behavior. 
Price: 7.61 USD
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45 CASTRONOVO, DAVID. The American Gentleman: Social Prestige And The Modern Literary Mind.
Continuum, New York: 1991. 0826405320 / 9780826405326 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Modern American literature itself becomes a prism through which to evaluate social claims, and examine morality and standards of conduct and this book explains that. Includes an Index. 
Price: 8.79 USD
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46 CATEURA, LINDA BRANDI. Voices Of American Muslims.
Hippocrene Books, New York: 078181054X / 9780781810548 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand new book. 
In the days following September 11, 2001, little has been heard from American Muslims, who have suffered backlash, suspicion, and misunderstanding. To make matters worse, many Americans know little about their Muslim neighbors—now over six million in number—or about Islam. Questions linger, and the answers may be surprising: How have American Muslims responded to 9/11 and its aftermath? What are the basic tenets of Islam? What does the Koran say about violence and warfare? Why do many Muslims see America as the hope for the future of Islam? In this long-overdue book, Muslims from all walks of life introduce themselves and speak out on these and other pressing questions. Readers meet the head of New York's largest mosque, an actress, a cabdriver, and twenty other vivid subjects. Some are immigrants, some are native-born, and some are converts from other faiths. They speak loudly and clearly, declaring their individuality and deep devotion to the United States. Linda Brandi Cateura's interviews and first person narratives are frank and full of remarkable insights, and they make for an exceptionally warm and vitally informative book. "What is new about this volume? It is that it brings together the voices of many different American Muslims, female and male, Sunni and Shia, immigrant, African-American and white, scholar and imam, taxi-driver and activist, high school student and writer, in one volume. It allows American Muslims to speak for themselves." --from the introductory essay by Omid Safi. 
Price: 23.70 USD
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47 CHADWICK, OWEN. The Secularization Of The European Mind In The Nineteenth Century.
Cambridge University Press, New York: 1977. 0521293170 / 9780521293174 Repinted 1977. s Softcover. Good condition. 
Based on the lectures of Professor Chadwick Gifford at the University of Edinburgh 1973-74. Includes an Index. 
Price: 38.95 USD
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48 CHASTEEN, EDGAR R. The Case For Compulsory Birth Control.
Prentice-Hall, Inc., Englewood-Cliffs: 1972. 0131159984 / 9780131159983 s Softcover. Fair condition. Discolored pages. 
The fact is that unless mankind solves its population problem it will be able to solve no other problem, and catastrophe of the worst kind will be the result. 
Price: 27.79 USD
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49 CHILDE, V. GORDON. Man Makes Himself.
New American Library, New York: December 1958. A Mentor Book. Sixth Printing. s Softcover. Fair condition. 
An authoritative and inspiring history of the rise of civilization, including the nineteen major contributions through which men have achieved mastery of their environment. Includes an Index. 
Price: 2.57 USD
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50 CHRISTOPHER, ROBERT C. Crashing The Gates: The De-wasping Of America's Power Elite.
Simon and Schuster, New York: 1989. 0671473344 / 9780671473341 s Softcover. Good condition. 
Over the past three decades America's most powerful and influential institutions have undergone a dramatic change. WASP ancestry is no longer required for admission to the ruling circle. By charting the progressive shift away from WASP domination Robert Christopher gives us a lively, provocative analysis of ethnic relations at the top and a revealing portrait of the current American Establishment. Includes an Index. 
Price: 9.26 USD
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51 CLAUSEWITZ, CARL VON; RAPOPORT, ANATOL (EDITOR). Clausewitz On War.
Penguin Books, Harmondsworth: 1968. s Softcover. Very good reading copy. Page discoloration 

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52 CLINARD, MARSHALL B. Slums And Community Development: Experiments In Self-help.
The Free Press, New York: 1966. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. dustjacket has slight scratches. 
This volume brings together a wealth of comparative research material on the nature and types of slums and slum dwellers in Western and non-Western societies. It gives special attention to the principles and techniques of urban community development essential to the solution of the slum problem. Includes a Name Index and Subject Index. 
Price: 47.50 USD
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53 CLINARD, MARSHALL B. ( EDITOR). Anomie And Deviant Behavior: A Discussion And Critique.
The Free Press, New York: 1964. Fifth Printing. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
Few sociological formulations have provoked greater interest and discussion than anomie. It has offered an explanation of deviant behavior within the context of the larger society and its social structure. Includes an Index. 
Price: 41.56 USD
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54 COCKERHAM, WILLIAM C. Medical Sociology.
Prentice-Hall, Inc., Englewood Cliffs: 1978. 0135734029 / 9780135734025 h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Very good condition. 

Price: 11.40 USD
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55 COLLIER, PETER; HOROWITZ, DAVID (EDITORS). The Race Card: White Guilt, Black Resentment, And The Assault On Truth And Justice.
Forum, Rocklin, CA: 1996. 0761509429 / 9780761509424 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Captures the twisted hypocrisy of many of today's civil rights champions who seem more intent on tearing open new wounds than on healing old ones. Includes an Index. 
Price: 32.30 USD
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56 COLLINS, CHUCK; ROGERS, PAM & GRANER, JOAN P. Robin Hood Was Right: A Guide To Giving Your Money For Social Change.
Norton, New York: 2000. 0393048276 / 9780393048278 First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Shows that traditional charity most often reinforces the status quo and maintains the dynamics of dependency and control. Includes an Index. 
Price: 12.45 USD
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57 COMMAGER, HENRY STEELE. The American Mind: An Interpretation Of American Thought And Character Since The 1880s.
Yale, New Haven: 1950. Twenty-second Printing - June 1968. s Softcover. Very good condition. 
Examines the work of philosophers, clergymen, novelists, poets, journalists, magazine editors, sociologists, economists, reflects on the interpretations of other historians - to interpret the American mind and the forces that made it. Includes an Index. 
Price: 3.52 USD
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58 COMMONER, BARRY. The Closing Circle: Nature, Man & Technology.
Alfred A. Knopf, New York: 1972. 039442350X / 9780394423500 First Edition, Consumers Union Edition. s Softcover. Very good reading copy. 
This book tells us what has gone wrong, why it has hapened and how we can put it right. To survive, we must learn how to resore the wealth we have borrowed from nature. Includes an index. 
Price: 4.75 USD
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59 COMMONER, BARRY. The Closing Circle: Nature, Man & Technology.
Bantam Books, New York: November 1962. 055312921X / 9780553129212 Bantam Edition. s Softcover. Reading copy. 
Tells us what has gone wrong, why it has happened and how we can put it right. To survive, we must learn how to resore the wealth we have borrowed from nature. Includes an index. 
Price: 4.51 USD
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60 CONNERLY, WARD. Creating Equal: My Fight Against Race Preferences.
Encounter Books, San Francisco: 2000. 189355404X / 9781893554047 First Edition (Unstated). h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Tells of a man who searched his conscience, decided that the American Dream should be colorblind, and then set out to change the way this country does its racial business. Includes an Index. 
Price: 14.01 USD
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