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Race on the Brain: What Implicit Bias Gets Wrong About the Struggle for Racial Justice

Jonathan Kahn - Columbia University Press
Format: Hardcover

Of the many obstacles to racial justice in America, none has received more recent attention than the one that lurks in our subconscious. As social movements and policing scandals have shown how far from being "postracial" we are, the concept of implicit bias has taken center stage...
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The Ethics of Opting Out: Queer Theory's Defiant Subjects

MARI RUTI - Columbia University Press
Format: Hardcover

In The Ethics of Opting Out, Mari Ruti provides an accessible yet theoretically rigorous account of the ideological divisions that have animated queer theory during the last decade, paying particular attention to the field's rejection of dominant neoliberal narratives of success, cheerfulness,...
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One Another's Equals: The Basis of Human Equality

Jeremy Waldron - Belknap Press
Format: Hardcover

An enduring theme of Western philosophy is that we are all one another's equals. Yet the principle of basic equality is woefully under-explored in modern moral and political philosophy. In a major new work, Jeremy Waldron attempts to remedy that shortfall with a subtle and multifaceted...
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Mother Hunger: How Adult Daughters Can Understand and Heal from Lost Nurturance, Protection, and Guidance

Kelly McDaniel - Hay House Inc.
Format: Paperback

An insatiable need for sex and love. Periods of overeating or starving. A pattern of unstable and painful relationships.Does this sound painfully familiar?Trauma counselor Kelly McDaniel has seen these traits over and over in clients who feel trapped in cycles of harmful behaviors-and are unable...
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The Frighteners: A Journey Through our Cultural Fascination with the Macabre

Peter Laws - Skyhorse Publishing
Format: Hardcover

For fans of Stiff by Mary Roach and Ghostland by Colin Dickey, this illuminating journey written by an ordained minister seeks to uncover the reasons we are drawn to the morbid side of life.The Firghteners is a bizarrely compelling, laugh-out-loud exploration of society's fascination...
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Reading, Writing, and Racism: Disrupting Whiteness in Teacher Education and in the Classroom

Bree Picower
Format: Hardcover

When racist curriculum "goes viral" on social media, it is typically dismissed as an isolated incident from a "bad" teacher. Educator Bree Picower, however, holds that racist curriculum isn't an anomaly. It's a systemic problem that reflects how Whiteness is embedded...
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Autism and the Family: Understanding and Supporting Parents and Siblings

Kate E Fiske - W. W. Norton & Company
Format: Hardcover

Ready-to-implement resources and approaches for effective professional care in school and clinical settings.The reverberations of autism spectrum disorders among parents and siblings can be complex. Parents may grapple with the impact of their child's initial diagnosis, wrestle with...
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Scattered to Focused: Smart Strategies to Improve Your Child's Executive Functioning Skills

Zac Grisham MS LPC-S ADHD-CCSP - Rockridge Press
Format: Paperback

Set your child up for success with simple strategies to develop executive function in kids 4 to 12 Parenting a child who struggles with executive function -- the skills that help us stay focused, manage our emotions, and plan ahead -- can be a challenge, whether or not they have an official...
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Range: Why Generalists Triumph in a Specialized World

David Epstein - Riverhead Books
Format: Hardcover

"Range is an urgent and important book, an essential read for bosses, parents, coaches, and anyone who cares about improving performance." - Daniel H. Pink What's the most effective path to success in any domain? It's not what you think. Plenty of experts argue that anyone...
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Making Sense

Sam Harris - Ecco
Format: Hardcover

From the bestselling author of Waking Up and The End of Faith, an adaptation of his wildly popular, often controversial podcast"Civilization rests on a series of successful conversations." -- Sam Harris Sam Harris -- neuroscientist, philosopher, and bestselling author -- has been...
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