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The Scarecrow's Kiss

The Scarecrow's Kiss

In 1980, serial killer Joseph Parrish was killed in a raid by local authorities and his bizarre world uncovered. Now, Russell Kenyon has come to do a segment on Parrish for his show, Spooky History, hoping the report will be his show's saving grace. With a new victim missing, talk of Parrish's curse has spread through town. Russ quickly finds ...

40,90 CHF

American Woman in the Chinese Hat

American Woman in the ...

Carole Maso's stunning, erotic fourth novel chronicles the dark, irresistible adventures of an American writer named Catherine who has come to France to live. Set into motion by a single act of abandonment-Catherine's lover of ten years has left her-she falls deeper and deeper into an irretrievable madness. With passionate abandon and detachment Catherine pursues her own destruction. Forcing the ...

26,90 CHF

Professionals Making Judgments

Professionals Making Judgments

Professionals Making Judgments examines the role of judgment in professional work. The book makes the argument that too many studies of professionalism put emphasis on rational decision making. The more theoretical parts of the book are complemented by empirical studies of three distinct domains of professional practice.

165,00 CHF

The Gang and Beyond

The Gang and Beyond

This book challenges the widely held conjecture that gangs represent 'the new face of youth crime', repudiating claims which situate the gang at the heart of sexual violence, mass shooting and control of the illegal drugs trade and examining how better we might understand the violence of the street and the organisations that inhabit it.

150,00 CHF

The Scarecrow's Kiss

The Scarecrow's Kiss

In 1980, serial killer Joseph Parrish was killed in a raid by local authorities and his bizarre world uncovered. Now, Russell Kenyon has come to do a segment on Parrish for his show, Spooky History, hoping the report will be his show's saving grace. With a new victim missing, talk of Parrish's curse has spread through town. Russ quickly finds ...

27,50 CHF

The Gang and Beyond

The Gang and Beyond

This book challenges the widely held conjecture that gangs represent 'the new face of youth crime', repudiating claims which situate the gang at the heart of sexual violence, mass shooting and control of the illegal drugs trade and examining how better we might understand the violence of the street and the organisations that inhabit it.

108,00 CHF

The Nation's Families

The Nation's Families

Describes trends that signal societal changes in household composition, family structure, and women's working patterns. Interprets their implications for future policy planning and institutional accommodation.

86,00 CHF

South Carolina Postcards:: Volume X, Sumter County

South Carolina Postcards:: Volume ...

Established in 1800 and located in the heart of South Carolina, Sumter County was named after the Revolutionary War hero Gen. Thomas Sumter, whose fighting spirit earned him the nickname aThe Gamecock.a The county has played an integral role in American history. Battles during both the Revolutionary and Civil Wars were fought in the area. Today, Sumter County has evolved ...

29,90 CHF

Wicked Little Secrets

Wicked Little Secrets

Anne Dowling is still fascinated by the death of Wheatley student Matthew Weaver thirty years before that of her roommate, Isabella, but further investigation could endanger her relationship with Brent as the Spring Formal and its notorious afterparty approach.

14,50 CHF

The Learner-Centered Classroom and School

The Learner-Centered Classroom and ...

Shows educators and administrators how they can fill their classrooms with students who are eager for success and motivated to learn. The learner-centered approach focuses on designing instruction that is sensitive to the individual students needs, abilities, and interests rather than rigidly tied to the subject matter.

57,90 CHF

The Riddles of The Hobbit

The Riddles of The ...

Riddles are threaded through The Hobbit , and are key to Tolkien's creative imagination. The Riddles of The Hobbit situates this novel and the rest of Tolkien's writing in the context of Old English riddling culture, and more modern day examples, it sets out to solve the many riddles of the novel in original and often surprising ways.

34,90 CHF

Shroud Of Beckoning

Shroud Of Beckoning

When childhood loneliness takes a hand of offered love, it's without knowledge of a due payment. Over the years, intertwining events, which aren't always pleasant but unknowingly significant, unite a handful of people to confront the due payment. However, phantom and angelic apparitions alter their predestined fates which results in unexpected outcomes until a wildcard comes along and changes it ...

28,90 CHF

Bending the Arc of Innovation: Public Support of R&D in Small, Entrepreneurial Firms

Bending the Arc of ...

In this exciting work, Link and Scott summarize more than a decade of their research on public support of R&D, in small, entrepreneurial firms, concluding public R&D, investments, primarily funded by the U.S. Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program, are indeed bending the arc of innovation. Firms that receive SBIR project funding would not undertake the projects in the absence ...

86,00 CHF

Camelot

Camelot

CAMELOT: A ROLE PLAYING SIMULATION introduces you to the interactions of contending and contentious groups and individuals whose values and goals range from radical to reactionary. It addresses such issues as equal opportunity, right to life, freedom of expression, affirmative action, property rights, gay rights, and more. You will quickly learn that competing interests and viewpoints - with their varying ...

99,00 CHF

Black Women in the Workplace

Black Women in the ...

Woody examines how structural change in the U.S. economy and the rise of new service sectors have reshaped the work content, opportunity, and wages of one labor group: black women. Evidence for the study comes from U.S. Census data on employment and interviews with black women.

115,00 CHF

Coleridge and the Nature of Imagination

Coleridge and the Nature ...

Examining a range of Coleridge's writings, this book uses recent scientific research to understand how we have evolved to make mental representations of the counterfactual, how such transformative essays in Imagination have enabled humans to survive, to prosper and to express themselves in the sciences, the arts and particularly in poetry.

130,00 CHF

Charles Dickens and the Sciences of Childhood

Charles Dickens and the ...

This book takes a fresh look at childhood in Dickens' works and in Victorian science and culture more generally. It offers a new way of understanding Dickens' interest in childhood by showing how his fascination with new scientific ideas about childhood and practices of scientific inquiry shaped his narrative techniques and aesthetic imagination.

130,00 CHF