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Rousseau, Jean-Jacques

Contents: Chronology of Jean-Jacques Rousseau -- Discourse on the Sciences and Arts or First Discourse. Replies to Critics. Letter to M. l'Abbe Raynal. Observations [to Stanislas, King of Poland]. Letter to Grimm. Last Reply. Letter about a New Refutation. Preface to Narcissus. Preface of a Second Letter to Bordes -- Discourse on the Origin and Foundations of Inequality Among Men or Second Discourse....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cambridge University Press 1997

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 320 ROU

Contents: Disc l. The Nyingmapa sect. Chant asking the blessing of the Guru Drakmar. -- Instruments of the monastery orchestra. Two shawms (rGyaling) ; Two long trumpets (dung) ; Two shell-trumpets made from conches (dung-dkar) ; Two short horns (rKang-ling) ; Hand-bell (drilbu) and hand-drum (damaru) ; Cymbals (rolmo) ; Cymbals (silnyen) ; Pole-drum (rGna) ; Ritual (for attaining the qualities of)...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Rounder Records 1999

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/ASIAN ANT

Simon, Rita J. (Rita James)

Contents: Introduction, by R. J. Simon.--Radicalism in the thirties: the Trotskyist view, by M. Shachtman.--The Huey Long movement, by G. L. K. Smith.--Writers in the thirties, by G. Hicks.--The thirties in America as a Socialist recalls them, by N. Thomas.--My experience in the labor and radical struggles of the thirties, by A. J. Muste.--The student movement of the thirties: a political history, by H....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of Illinois Press 1967

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.917 SIM

Kobylka, Joseph Fiske.

Contents: Part 1. Lecture 1. America -- The philosophical experiment -- Lecture 2. Historical baggage -- Lecture 3. Theoretical baggage -- Lecture 4. A Puritan beginning -- Lecture 5. Expansion and individualism -- Lecture 6. The revolutionary context -- Lecture 7. The road to the Declaration of Independence -- Lecture 8. A "natural" revolutionary--Thomas Paine -- Lecture 9. The unconscious dialectic of...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Co. 2006

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4 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 320 KOB
Call number: CD 320 KOB PART 1
Call number: CD 320 KOB PART 2
Call number: CD 320 KOB PART 3

Summary: In this program, the audacious satirical puppet team of Roger Law and Peter Fluck take viewers on an intriguing tour of political and social satire through caricature. Ranging from James Gillray's lampooning of King George III to Ralph Steadman's savaging of Richard Nixon, the program illustrates how masters of caricature have shaped public opinion through the mediums of drawing, painting,...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2006

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Schiavone, Michael.

Contents: The importance of the labor movement -- The rise and fall of organized labor -- Strategies to stop the decline -- SEIU and change to win : progressive or more of the same? -- Social justice unionism : a path to labor's renewal -- Nontraditional strategies -- Conclusion : a beginning.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Praeger 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 331.8809 SCH

Summary: "A groundbreaking collection tracing the history of intellectual thought by Black Lesbian writers, in the tradition of The New Press's perennial seller Words of Fire"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The New Press 2021

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 810.8 MOU

Cohen, Noam

Summary: Chronicles the rise of Silicon Valley as a political and intellectual force in American life and its libertarian vision of a hypercompetitive society without the protection of unions, government regulations, or social welfare programs.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The New Press 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 338.4 COH

Powter, Geoff

Summary: This collection of original and previously published pieces includes provocative editorial and opinion work about the state of adventure, personal tales from a life of exploration and risk-taking, some touches of humour, and award-winning profiles of some of Canada's mountaineering greats. Stories include conversations with and profiles of alpine personalities such as Barry Blanchard, Sonnie...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: RMB Rocky Mountain Books Ltd 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.522 POW

Garland, Judy.

Contents: Every Sunday. Waltz with a swing/Americana ; Opera vs. jazz -- Broadway melody of 1938. Everybody sing ; Yours and mine ; Your Broadway and my Broadway -- Thoroughbreds don't cry. Got a pair of new shoes ; Sun showers -- Everybody sing. Down on Melody Farm ; Why, because! ; Ever since the world began/Shall I sing a melody? -- Love finds Andy Hardy. In between ; It never rains, but what it pours...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Turner Classic Movies Music/Rhino Movie Music 1996

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD SHOW MUSIC GAR

Chua, Amy

Summary: Discusses the failure of America's political elites to recognize how group identities drive politics both at home and abroad, and outlines recommendations for reversing the country's foreign policy failures and overcoming destructive political tribalism at home. "Humans are tribal. We need to belong to groups. In many parts of the world, the group identities that matter most--the ones that...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Press 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 320 CHU

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 320.973 CHU

Berkowitz, Edward D.

Summary: FROM THE PUBLISHER : In both the literal and metaphorical senses, it seemed as if 1970s America was running out of gas. The decade not only saw long lines at gas stations but a citizenry that had grown weary and disillusioned. High unemployment, runaway inflation, and the energy crisis, caused in part by U.S. dependence on Arab oil, characterized an increasingly bleak economic situation. As...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia University Press 2006

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.924 BER

Thought Gang (Musical group)

Contents: Stalin revisited -- Logic and common sense -- One dog bark -- Woodcutters from fiery ships -- A real indication -- Jack paints it red -- A meaningless conversation -- Frank 2000 prelude -- Multi-tempo wind boogie -- The black dog runs at night -- Frank 2000 -- Summer night noise.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK THO

Summary: From Tiger Woods to bullfighter Sidney Franklin, from the Chinese Olympics to the U.S. Open, the greatest plays and players, past and present, are all covered in "The Only Game in Town." At "The New Yorker," it's not whether you win or lose--it's how you write about the game.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796 ONL

Rare Earth (Musical group)

Contents: I just cried (2:19) -- King of a rainy country (2:46) -- Get ready (2:49) -- Generation (Light up the sky) (2:43) -- Child of fortune/One world (13:17) -- In bed (3:02) -- (I know) I'm losing you (3:39) -- Long time leavin' (4:48) -- Born to wander (2:59) -- What'd I say (3:19) -- I just want to celebrate (2:52) -- If I die (3:29) -- Hey big brother (4:45) -- Good time Sally (2:53) -- Think of...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Motown 1995

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK RAR

Mamas and the Papas (Musical group)

Summary: A comprehensive 40-song overview of the popular vocal group, including all their hits, the most important album tracks, and several recordings by earlier groups they had joined.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: MCA Records 1991

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK MAM

Clark, Gregory

Summary: How much of our fate is tied to the status of our parents and grandparents? How much does this influence our children? More than we wish to believe! While it has been argued that rigid class structures have eroded in favor of greater social equality, The Son Also Rises proves that movement on the social ladder has changed little over eight centuries. Using a novel technique -- tracking...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 305.513 CLA

Broken Social Scene (Musical group)

Contents: Our faces split the coast in half -- Ibi dreams of pavement (a better day) -- 7/4 (shoreline) -- Finish your collapse and stay for breakfast -- Major label debut -- Fire eye'd boy -- Windsurfing nation -- Swimmers -- Hotel -- Handjobs for the holidays -- Superconnected -- Bandwitch -- Tremoloa debut -- It's all gonna break.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Arts & Crafts 2005

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK Broke

Gordon, Linda

Summary: Examines the revival of the Ku Klux Klan in the early 1920s as an organization of white, Protestant, native-born citizens who combined Christian values with racial bigotry to become a major political force.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Liveright Publishing Corporation, a division of W.W. Norton & Company 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 322.4 GOR

Contents: Disc one : Do you believe / Melanie -- Blessed are /Joan Baez -- Light flight / Pentangle -- Foolish season / Dana Gillespie - Someone to talk my troubles to -- Auntie aviator / John & Beverley Martyn -- Flying away / Serpent Power -- It could have been better / Joan Armatrading -- Morning Morgantown / Jude -- If not by fire / Mandy More -- Upstairs by a Chinese lamp / Laura Nyro -- I thought I...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Grapefruit Records 2017

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD FOLK MIL

Summary: A must have, one of a kind, definitive space opera anthology with 15 new stories by top contemporary authors in top franchises as well as classic genre defining tales dating back over 60 plus years. With an introductory essay on space opera by Grand Master Robert Silverberg.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Titan Books, a division of Titan Publishing Group Ltd. 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC INF

Social Distortion (Musical group)

Contents: So far away -- Let it be me -- Story of my life -- Sick boys -- Ring of fire -- Ball and chain -- It coulda been me -- She's a knockout -- A place in my heart -- Drug train.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Epic 1990

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK SOC

Brown, Otis

Contents: The way (truth & life) (7:47) -- The thought of you-Part 1(feat. Bilal) (4:11) -- Interlude I-Truth (1:29) -- Stages of thought (7:19) -- The two become one (for Paula) (6:51) -- You're still the one (feat. Gretchen Parlato) (5:03) -- The thought of you-Part II (3:15) -- I love you Lord/We exalt thee/In the beginning (feat. Nikki Ross) (8:20) -- The thought of you-Part III (feat. Bilal) (5:27)...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD JAZZ BRO

Broken Social Scene (Musical group)

Contents: Sol luna -- Halfway home -- Protest song -- Skyline -- Stay happy -- Vanity pail kids -- Hug of thunder -- Towers and masons -- Victim lover -- Please take me with you -- Gonna get better -- Mouth guards of the apocalypse.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK BRO

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