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Literature the People Love by Krista Van Fleit Hang
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Krista Van Fleit Hang, AM'02, PhD'07

From the author: "In the Maoist period, authors and the communist literary establishment shared the belief that art could reshape reality, and was thus just as crucial to the political establishment as buildi...more
Captive in the Congo by Michael Hoyt
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Michael Hoyt, PhB'50, AB'55

From the author: "The book is an account of the time he was the American consul in Stanleyville, the Congo when the city was taken by rebel Simba soldiers. The consulate was attacked and the staff was taken captive an...more
Time Now for the Vinyl Cafe Story Exchange by Stuart McLean
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North de Pencier, AB'10

From the contributor: "For ten years, listeners of The Vinyl Cafe have shared their personal stories with Stuart McLean on The Vinyl Cafe Story Exchange. To celebrate the tenth anniversary of the segment, Stuart and...more
The Ex-Prisoner's Dilemma by Andrea M. Leverentz
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Andrea M. Leverentz, AM'98, PhD'06

From the author: "When a woman leaves prison, she enters a world of competing messages and conflicting advice. Prison staff, friends, family members, and workers at halfway houses and treatment programs all hav...more
Technology Versus Ecology by Robert A. Schultz
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Robert A. Schultz, AB'63

From the author: "My book attempts to trace how human beings--always capable animals but still one million years ago as much a part of the ecosystem as any other animal--came to be so divorced from the ecosystem of the r...more
The Courage to Be in Community by Tony Mayo
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Tony Mayo, AB'77, MBA'78

From the author: "Scientific evidence and personal experience tell us that sincere, engaging personal relationships are essential for health and happiness. Yet, little is said about how we might actively nurture such rel...more
The Palgrave Handbook of German Idealism by Matthew C. Altman
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Matthew Altman, PhD'01

From the editor: "German Idealism was without doubt one of the most fruitful, influential, and exciting periods in the history of philosophy. _The Palgrave Handbook of German Idealism_ covers this revolutionary philosophic...more
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