Summary: 'How the Word is Passed' is Clint Smith's revealing, contemporary portrait of America as a slave owning nation. Beginning in his own hometown of New Orleans, Smith leads the reader through an unforgettable tour of monuments and landmarks - those that are honest about the past and those that are not - that offer an intergenerational story of how slavery has been central in shaping our nations...
Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2021
Copies Available at Kingsley1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 973 SMI
Copies Available at East Bay1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 973 SMI
Summary: "At the end of the 19th century, everyone knew that people were defined by their race and sex and were fated by birth and biology to be more or less intelligent, able, nurturing, or warlike. But one rogue researcher looked at the data and decided everyone was wrong. Franz Boas was the very image of a mad scientist: a wild-haired immigrant with a thick German accent. By the 1920s he was also the...
Publisher / Publication Date: 2019
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306 KIN
Summary: "This book assists the busy professional with ready-to-use materials to present entertaining, educational, and age-appropriate programs that introduce young learners to countries and cultures around the world"--
Publisher / Publication Date: Libraries Unlimited, an imprint of ABC-CLIO, llc 2013
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Juvenile Parent-Teacher Collection, Call number: JPT 370 WEB
Summary: "There is a place for all girls and young women--not just the science fair winners and robotics club members--in STEM classes and careers. To succeed in science and tech fields today, girls don't have to change who they are. A girl who combines her natural talents, interests, and dreams with STEM skills has a greater shot at a career she loves and a salary she deserves. The authors present...
Publisher / Publication Date: Chicago Review Press 2018