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x, 260 pages ; 23 cm.
  • Acknowledgments Introduction: The Settler Colonial Foundations of Modern Democratic Thought Part One: Federalism and Empire 1. From Colonial Dependence to Imperial Equality 2. The Coloniality of Constituent Power Part Two: Settler Colonialism and Democratic Culture 3. Colonial Dispossession and the Settler Social State 4. Manifest Destiny and the Safety Valve of Colonization 5. Slavery and the Empire of Free Soil Part Three: Unsettling Democracy 6. William Apess and the Paradox of Settler Sovereignty Afterword: Decolonizing the Democratic Tradition Notes Bibliography Index.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9780700626076 20180604
American democracy owes its origins to the colonial settlement of North America by Europeans. Since the birth of the republic, observers such as Alexis de Tocqueville and J. Hector St. John de Crevec÷ur have emphasized how American democratic identity arose out of the distinct pattern by which English settlers colonized the New World. Empire of the People explores a new way of understanding this process-and in doing so, offers a fundamental reinterpretation of modern democratic thought in the Americas. In Empire of the People, Adam Dahl examines the ideological development of American democratic thought in the context of settler colonialism, a distinct form of colonialism aimed at the appropriation of Native land rather than the exploitation of Native labor. By placing the development of American political thought and culture in the context of nineteenth-century settler expansion, his work reveals how practices and ideologies of Indigenous dispossession have laid the cultural and social foundations of American democracy, and in doing so profoundly shaped key concepts in modern democratic theory such as consent, social equality, popular sovereignty, and federalism. To uphold its legitimacy, Dahl also argues, settler political thought must disavow the origins of democracy in colonial dispossession-and in turn erase the political and historical presence of native peoples. Empire of the People traces this thread through the conceptual and theoretical architecture of American democratic politics-in the works of thinkers such as Thomas Jefferson, Thomas Paine, Alexis de Tocqueville, John O'Sullivan, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Daniel Webster, Abraham Lincoln, Walt Whitman, and William Apess. In its focus on the disavowal of Native dispossession in democratic thought, the book provides a new perspective on the problematic relationship between race and democracy-and a different and more nuanced interpretation of the role of settler colonialism in the foundations of democratic culture and society.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9780700626076 20180604
Green Library
xxiii, 338 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Acknowledgments ixIntroduction xi1 University Values At a Slight Angle to the Universe: The University in a Digitized, Commercialized Age (Romanes Lecture, Oxford University, October 17, 2000) 3The Two Faces of Wealth (Remarks at the Induction of Morton O. Schapiro as 16th President of Williams College, October 21, 2000) 30Enduring Values: Openness and Mutual Respect (Remarks at Haverford Commencement, "Second Bite, " May 18, 2014) 40Demanding Universities to Divest Is Often Bad Policy (Washington Post Op-Ed, March 27, 2015) 44Commentary: Scott Walker's Test of Academic Freedom (written with Eugene M. Tobin, Chicago Tribune Op-Ed, June 22, 2015) 462 Extending Opportunity Life on the River: Talking with Americans about Race-Sensitive College Admissions (Macalester Conference, June 3, 1999) 51Extending Opportunity: "What Is to Be Done?" (Macalester College and Spencer Foundation Forum, June 21, 2005) 68Appalachian College Association (Remarks, June 8, 2008) 86Crossing the Finish Line: Completing College at America's Public Universities (Association for Institutional Research, May 30, 2010) 1013 Athletics, Admissions, and Campus Culture Reclaiming the Game: College Sports and Educational Values (Walter E. Edge Lecture, Princeton University, September 25, 2003) 117Why You Came (Remarks at Dedication of College Centre, Centre College, October 13, 2005) 139Playing Their Way In (written with James L. Shulman, New York Times Op-Ed, February 22, 2001) 148Untie the Knot Binding College Sports and Educational Values (Chronicle of Higher Education, April 7, 2014) 1514 Technology and Scholarly Communications JSTOR and the Economics of Scholarly Communication (Remarks, Council on Library Resources Conference, Washington, DC, September 18, 1995) 157Funding the Library of the Future: Harvesting Productivity Gains as a Partial Answer (New York Public Library Centennial, April 27, 1996) 174MIT OpenCourseWare Celebration (Remarks, October 4, 2004) 1855 Technology, Education, and Opportunity Academia Online: Musings (Some Unconventional) (Stafford Little Lecture, Princeton University, October 14, 2013) 193"New Times Always, Old Time We Cannot Keep" (Colby College Bicentennial Remarks, March 18, 2013) 217Technology: Its Potential Impact on the National Need to Improve Educational Outcomes and Control Costs (Remarks, De Lange Conference, Rice University, October 13, 2014) 231Issues Facing Major Research Universities at a Time of Stress and Opportunity (Rutgers Speech, April 7, 2016) 2586 Profiles in Leadership Too Soon to Be Tired (Tribute to Leon Higginbotham, Philadelphia Bar Association, June 23, 2016) 277Remarks at Memorial Service for Tony Maruca (September 14, 2007) 283In Praise of President Chuck Vest (MIT OpenCourseWare Celebration, October 4, 2004) 288Remarks at the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Dinner in Honor of Hanna Holborn Gray (March 20, 2003) 292Andrew J. Goodpaster: 80th Birthday Celebration (April 7, 1995) 297A Gentle Giant: A Gathering in Honor of Nicholas Katzenbach (Remarks, June 21, 2012) 302William J. Baumol 90th Birthday Celebration (Remarks, New York University, April 24, 2012) 306Appendix: A Selected List of Publications 309Afterword: William G. Bowen by Hanna Holborn Gray 313Index 321>.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9780691177878 20171218
Ever the Leader gathers together selected speeches and writings from one of the great scholars and commentators of higher education. William G. Bowen's career at Princeton University--from economics professor to provost to a sixteen-year tenure as president--was marked by extraordinary accomplishments during times of great change, both at the university and in the country. But it was in Bowen's second act, as president of the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and founding chairman of ITHAKA, that he took the lessons he learned as a highly productive leader of one of the nation's most esteemed universities and applied them to a broader set of problems in higher education. This volume of work from Bowen's later career captures this expansion of his thought and influence. Comprising remarks and articles on the subjects of university values, educational opportunity, college sports, technology, and Bowen's own colleagues and friends, Ever the Leader is more than just a concise distillation of Bowen's research and thinking on some of the most urgent issues of the day--it is a portrait of leadership in action. The selected papers, talks, and articles exemplify Bowen's commitment and singular ability to communicate strong, persuasive arguments for change, and to motivate others to engage with the truly hard questions facing higher education leaders. Filled with formidable insights, Ever the Leader will be required reading for university presidents, policymakers, and all those who carry on the struggle for equity and excellence in higher education.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9780691177878 20171218
Education Library (Cubberley)
214 pages ; 23 cm
  • Machine generated contents note: 1. Collective Violence and Popular Justice in the Later Middle Ages / Hannah Skoda
  • 2. Unofficial Justice and Community in Rural Russia, 1856
  • 1914 / Stephen P. Frank
  • 3. "A lei de Lynch": Reconsidering the View from Brazil of Lynching in the United States, 1880s
  • 1920s / Amy Chazkel
  • 4. Lynching, Religion, and Politics in Twentieth-Century Puebla / Gema Santamaria
  • 5. "Canadians Are Not Proficient in the Art of Lynching": Mob Violence, Social Regulation, and National Identity / Brent M. S. Campney
  • 6. "Negro and White Unite": The Communist Party's Campaign against Lynching in Indiana and Maryland, 1930
  • 1933 / Dean J. Kotlowski
  • 7. Bonded in Hate: The Violent Development of American Skinhead Culture / Ryan Shaffer.
"This project, the first of two on global collective violence, focuses on Asia, Africa and the Middle East. While the term "lynching" signifies an American concept, the practice of lynching is a global phenomenon. Edited by Michael Pfeifer, the project looks at the global practice of lynching and related varieties of collective violence, such as rioting, vigilantism, and terrorism, across world cultures. The included essays highlight both the universality of mob violence across cultures and eras and the particularity of its occurrence in certain cultural and historical contexts. With essays investigating collective violence in Indonesia, Nanking, India, South Africa, among other countries, this project exhibits a transnational approach that reconsiders lynching outside of a strictly American context, thereby upending the notion of lynching as an exceptional American experience. With a roster of contributing scholars from a variety of academic disciplines and nations, this volume situates American mob violence as one significant variety of global collective violence among many"-- Provided by publisher.
"Often considered peculiarly American, lynching in fact takes place around the world. In the first book of a two-volume study, Michael J. Pfeifer collects essays that look at lynching and related forms of collective violence in Africa, Asia, and the Middle East. Understanding lynching as a transnational phenomenon rooted in political and cultural flux, the writers probe important issues from Indonesia--where a long history of public violence now twines with the Internet--to South Africa, with its notorious history of necklacing. Other scholars examine lynching in medieval Nepal, the epidemic of summary executions in late Qing-era China, the merging of state-sponsored and local collective violence during the Nanking Massacre, and the ways public anger and lynching in India relate to identity, autonomy, and territory. Contributors: Laurens Bakker, Shaiel Ben-Ephraim, Nandana Dutta, Weiting Guo, Or Honig, Frank Jacob, Michael J. Pfeifer, Yogesh Raj, and Nicholas Rush Smith"-- Provided by publisher.
Green Library
1 online resource (52 pages) : color illustrations. Digital: text file.
French Jewish cemetery registers
"Scholarly books are increasingly available in digital form, but the online interfaces for using these books often allow only for the browsing of PDF files. JSTOR Labs, an experimental product-development group within the not-for-profit digital library JSTOR, undertook an ideation and design process to develop new and different ways of showing scholarly books online, with the goal that this new viewing interface should be relatively simple and inexpensive to implement for any scholarly book that is already available in PDF form. This paper documents that design process, including the recommendations of a working group of scholars, publishers, and librarians convened by JSTOR Labs and the Columbia University Libraries in October 2016. The prototype monograph viewer developed through this process--called "Topicgraph"--is described herein and is freely available online at https://labs.jstor.org/topicgraph"--Abstract.
Stanford Libraries
viii, 168 pages ; 24 cm.
SAL3 (off-campus storage)
63 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
SAL3 (off-campus storage)
391 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
SAL3 (off-campus storage)
1 online resource (256 pages).
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction
  • Cause
  • The sharing economy, market economies and gift economies
  • Laying the tracks : digital and socioeconomical foundations
  • Platforms : under the hood
  • Blockchain economies : the crowd as the market maker
  • Effect
  • The economic impacts of crowd-based capitalism
  • The shifting landscape of regulation and consumer protection
  • The future of work : challenges and controversies
  • The future of work : what needs to be done
  • Concluding thoughts
  • Notes
  • Index.
Sharing isn't new. Giving someone a ride, having a guest in your spare room, running errands for someone, participating in a supper club -- these are not revolutionary concepts. What is new, in the "sharing economy, " is that you are not helping a friend for free; you are providing these services to a stranger for money. In this book, Arun Sundararajan, an expert on the sharing economy, explains the transition to what he describes as "crowd-based capitalism" -- a new way of organizing economic activity that may supplant the traditional corporate-centered model. As peer-to-peer commercial exchange blurs the lines between the personal and the professional, how will the economy, government regulation, what it means to have a job, and our social fabric be affected?Drawing on extensive research and numerous real-world examples -- including Airbnb, Lyft, Uber, Etsy, TaskRabbit, France's BlaBlaCar, China's Didi Kuaidi, and India's Ola, Sundararajan explains the basics of crowd-based capitalism. He describes the intriguing mix of "gift" and "market" in its transactions, demystifies emerging blockchain technologies, and clarifies the dizzying array of emerging on-demand platforms. He considers how this new paradigm changes economic growth and the future of work. Will we live in a world of empowered entrepreneurs who enjoy professional flexibility and independence? Or will we become disenfranchised digital laborers scurrying between platforms in search of the next wedge of piecework? Sundararajan highlights the important policy choices and suggests possible new directions for self-regulatory organizations, labor law, and funding our social safety net.
online resource (xxix, 457 pages) : illustrations (some color)
  • Section 1: General. Principles of plastic surgery, wound healing, skin grafts and flaps / George Adigbli, Feras Alshomer, Jekaterina Maksimcuka and Shadi Ghali
  • Abdominal wall reconstruction / Ali Alhamdi and Shadi Ghali
  • Section 2: Cancer. Skin cancer for the plastic surgeon / Sophia Opel and Shadi Ghali
  • Oral and oropharyngeal cancer / Jatinder T. Virdee and Nicholas Kalavrezos
  • Section 3: Burns and trauma. Burns / Sebastian Salinas, Salman Mofti and Naime Moimen
  • Burn reconstructive surgery / Barinder Takhar, Ahmad B. Al-Ali and Naime Moimen
  • Soft tissue injuries of the hand / Hiba Khan and Bran Sivakumar
  • Lower limb trauma and reconstruction / Rebecca Nicholas, Ayyaz Quddus and Jon Simmons
  • Injuries of the facial skeleton / Tom W. Andrew and Nicholas Kalaverozos
  • Section 4: Paediatric plastic surgery. Congenital hand abnormalities / Benjamin Way and Bran Sivakumar
  • Ear reconstruction / Aurora Almadori, Abdulaziz Khurshed, Ali Jafar, Ahmad B. Al-Ali and Peter E. Butler
  • Craniofacial surgery: craniosynostosis syndromes and cleft lip and palate / Ahmed Al-Hadad and Shafiq Rahman
  • Genital reconstruction / Shomari Zack-Williams, Debbie Hunt, Asif Muneer and Sarah Creighton
  • Vascular anomalies / Wenceslao M. Calonge, Juan Carlos López-Gutiérrez and Neil Bulstrode
  • Section 5: Aesthetic surgery. Liposuction / Nina Oliver, Omar Khan Pathan and Ash Mosahebi
  • Facial aesthetic surgery / Muholan Kanapathy and Niall Kirkpatrick
  • Blepharoplasty
  • special focus on Asian blepharoplasty / Billy Ching Leung, Kimberley Lau and Hugo Henderson
  • Aesthetic breast surgery / Log Murugesan, Julia Ruston and Patrick Mallucci
  • Body contouring / Zain Bukamal and Ash Mosahebi
  • The evolution of hair transplant surgery / Farhana Akter and Greg Williams.
Medical Library (Lane)
268 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
SAL3 (off-campus storage)
40 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
SAL3 (off-campus storage)

12. Feminist media histories [2015 - ]

1 online resource
online resource (xlvii, 641 pages) : color illustrations
Medical Library (Lane)
147 pages ; 22 cm.
  • Stalker y la planchadora: breves consideraciones sobre el arte y la experiencia estética de lo cotidiano
  • La incógnita final del objeto
  • La tela de Aracné --Cartografía del instante
  • Epílogo: el artífice habitual.
SAL3 (off-campus storage)
volumes : illustrations ; 23 cm
Green Library
1 online resource (xiii, 343 pages) : illustrations.
  • Introduction: Making climate change understandable / Joseph F.C. DiMento, Pamela Doughman
  • A primer on global climate-change science / John T. Abatzoglou, Joseph F.C. DiMento, Pamela Doughman, Stefano Nespor
  • Climate-change effects, adaptation, and mitigation / John Abatzoglou, Crystal A. Kolden, Joseph F.C. DiMento, Pamela Doughman, Stefano Nespor
  • The scientific consensus on climate change: how do we know we're not wrong? / Naomi Oreskes
  • Climate change: how the world is responding / Joseph F.C. DiMento, Pamela Doughman
  • Climate change as news: challenges in communicating environmental science / Andrew C. Revkin
  • Climate change and human security / Richard A. Matthew
  • Climate change: what it means for us, our children, and our grandchildren / Joseph F.C. DiMento, Pamela Doughman, Suzanne Levesque.
An updated and accessible account of what science knows about climate change, incorporating the latest scientific findings and policy initiatives. Most of us are familiar with the term climate change but few of us understand the science behind it. We don't fully comprehend how climate change will affect us, and for that reason we might not consider it as pressing a concern as, say, housing prices or unemployment. This book explains the scientific knowledge about global climate change clearly and concisely in engaging, nontechnical language, describes how it will affect all of us, and suggests how government, business, and citizens can take action against it. This completely revised and updated edition incorporates the latest scientific research and policy initiatives on climate change. It describes recent major legislative actions, analyzes alternative regulatory tools including new uses of taxes and markets, offers increased coverage of China and other developing nations, discusses the role of social media in communicating about climate change, and provides updated assessments of the effects of climate change. The book first explains the basic scientific facts about climate change and its global impact. It discusses the nature of scientific consensus and the strong consensus of mainstream science on climate change. It then explores policy responses and corporate actions in the United States and the rest of the world, discusses how the communication of climate change information by journalists and others can be improved, and addresses issues of environmental justice-how climate change affects the most vulnerable populations and regions. We can better tackle climate change, this book shows us, if we understand it.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9780262525879 20180521
An interdisciplinary journal devoted to historical reflections on politics, culture, economy, and social life.

19. Global health law [2014]

1 online resource (xvi, 541 pages) : illustrations Digital: text file; PDF.
  • Part 1. Failures in Global Health and Their Consequences: Health Inequities in Today's Globalized World
  • part 2. Global Health Institutions
  • part 3. International Law and Global Health
  • part 4. On the Horizon.
  • Global health justice: towards a transformative agenda for health equity
  • Globalized health hazards: the need for collective global action
  • Global health law in the broader currents of global governance for health
  • Fulfilling the promise of the world health organization
  • Old and new institutions: from the world bank to the global fund, GAVI alliance, and Gates foundation
  • The international health regulations: responding to public health emergencies of international concern
  • The Framework Convention on Tobacco Control: the global response to tobacco
  • Health and human rights: human dignity, global justice, and personal security
  • Global health, international trade, and intellectual property: toward a fair deal for the global south
  • "Getting to zero" : scientific innovation, social mobilization, and human rights in the AIDS pandemic
  • The international migration of health workers: a troubling example of global injustice
  • Pandemic influenza: a case study on global health security
  • The "silent" pandemic of non-communicable diseases
  • Imagining global health with justice.
Despite global progress, staggering health inequalities between rich and poor raise basic questions of social justice. Defining the field of global health law, Lawrence Gostin drives home the need for effective governance and offers a blueprint for reform, based on the principle that the opportunity to live a healthy life is a basic human right.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9780674728844 20180521


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