Molecular Evolutionary Genetics
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 512

Molecular Evolutionary Genetics

-- "The Scientist"

Columbia University Press, 1893-1983
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 75

Columbia University Press, 1893-1983

The summation of more than two thousand years of one of the world's most august literary traditions, this volume also represents the achievements of four hundred years of Western scholarship on China. The selections include poetry, drama, fiction, songs, biographies, and works of early Chinese philosophy and history rendered in English by the most renowned translators of classical Chinese literature: Arthur Waley, Ezra Pound, David Hawkes, James Legge, Burton Watson, Stephen Owen, Cyril Birch, A. C. Graham, Witter Bynner, Kenneth Rexroth, and others. Arranged chronologically and by genre, each chapter is introduced by definitive quotes and brief introductions chosen from classic Western sino...

The Concise Columbia Dictionary of Quotations
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 343

The Concise Columbia Dictionary of Quotations

More than six thousand remarks and witticisms, judgements and observations, spoken by a host of celebrities and well-known personalities cover a wide range of topics

The Columbia Dictionary of Quotations
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 1092

The Columbia Dictionary of Quotations

Gathers more than eleven thousand quotations arranged by more than fifteen hundred subjects from ability, banality, and candor to war, youth, and zoos

Appreciations of Frederick Paul Keppel
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 125

Appreciations of Frederick Paul Keppel

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 1951
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  • Publisher: Unknown

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Reflections on 75 years of publishing
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 32

Reflections on 75 years of publishing

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 1968
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  • Publisher: Unknown

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The Field of Cultural Production
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 322

The Field of Cultural Production

  • Categories: Art

During the last two decades, sociologist Pierre Bourdieu has become a dominant force in cultural activity ranging from taste in music and art to choices in food and lifestyles. The Field of Cultural Production brings together Bourdieu's major essays on art and literature and provides the first introduction to Bourdieu's writings and theory of a cultural field that situates artistic works within the social conditions of their production, circulation, and consumption. Bourdieu develops a highly original approach to the study of literary and artistic works, addressing many of the key issues that have preoccupied literary art and cultural criticism in the last twentieth century: aesthetic value ...

Why Civil Resistance Works
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 296

Why Civil Resistance Works

For more than a century, from 1900 to 2006, campaigns of nonviolent resistance were more than twice as effective as their violent counterparts in achieving their stated goals. By attracting impressive support from citizens, whose activism takes the form of protests, boycotts, civil disobedience, and other forms of nonviolent noncooperation, these efforts help separate regimes from their main sources of power and produce remarkable results, even in Iran, Burma, the Philippines, and the Palestinian Territories. Combining statistical analysis with case studies of specific countries and territories, Erica Chenoweth and Maria J. Stephan detail the factors enabling such campaigns to succeed and, s...

A History of Columbia University, 1754-1904
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 493

A History of Columbia University, 1754-1904

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 1904
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  • Publisher: Unknown

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Globalization
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 136

Globalization

1 Time and Class