New Library Materials – December 2007

Videos/DVDs

Silence of the Bees

Testament

The Message: The Story of Islam

Athens The Dawn of Democracy

Darwin‘s Dangerous Idea (Evolution)

White Light Black Rain: The Destruction of Hiroshima and Nagasaki

Spartacus

300 (Widescreen edition)

 

Reference

Fifty Key Thinkers on History

Cultural Theory Reference

Fifty Great Political Thinkers

Social and Cultural Anthropology

Globalization: The Key Concepts

Cinema Studies: The Key Concepts

Encyclopedia of the Enlightenment

Fifty Major Philosophers

 

Religion/Philosophy/Psychology

Philosophers of the Enlightenment

French and English Philosophers: Descartes, Rousseau, Voltaire, Hobbes

Social and Political Philosophy, Readings from Plato to Gandhi

Renaissance Philosophy A History of Western Philosophy Vol. 3

An Essay Concerning Human Understanding by John Locke

Hegel A Very Short Introduction

Judaism A Very Short Introduction

Sikhism A Very Short Introduction

Atheism A Very Short Introduction

The Introvert Advantage How to Thrive in an Extrovert World

 

Social Issues / Government / Economics

Lincoln-Douglas Debate

Colonialism and Gender Relations from Mary Wollstonecraft to Jamaica Kincaid: East Caribbean Connections

Deep Change: Discovering the Leader Within

A Brief Life of Thomas Hobbes, 1588-1679

Political Theory – Machiavelli to Rawls Classic and Contemporary Readings Vol. II

A Vindication of the Rights of Woman With Strictures on Political and Moral Subjects (by Mary Wollstonecraft)

Life of Adam Smith

The Wealth of Nations (by Adam Smith)

The Authentic Adam Smith His Life and Ideas

Economics A Very Short Introduction

American Political Parties and Elections A Very Short Introduction

The European Union A Very Short Introduction

Philosophy of Law A Very Short Introduction

Mary Wollstonecraft and the Rights of Women

The Essential Rousseau


The Cambridge Companion to Mary Wollstonecraft

Terrorist Attacks and Nuclear Proliferation Strategies for Overlapping Dangers

Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley: An Introduction

Ancient Times to Present Day

Jean-Jacques Rousseau Restless Genius

Fifty Great Economists

Geopolitics A Very Short Introduction

Feminism A Very Short Introduction

French and English Philosophers: Descartes, Rousseau, Voltaire, Hobbes, with Introductions, Notes and Illustrations

Colonialism and Gender Relations from Mary Wollstonecraft to Jamaica Kincaid: East Caribbean connections

 

History

Russell’s Civil War Photographs : 116 historic prints

Ancient History Key Themes and Approaches

The Portable Thomas Jefferson

The First World War A Very Short Introduction

The Roman Empire A Very Short Introduction

The Renaissance A Very Short Introduction

The Crusades A Very Short Introduction

French Liberal Thought in the Eighteenth Century; a Study of Political Ideas from Bayle to Condorcet

French Thought in the Eighteenth Century
Women Who Shaped World History

It Happened in Washington (State)

Pacific Northwest Ballet at 25 “Let’s Go On”

 

Literature & Language

Linguistics A Very Short Introduction

Arthurian Romance A Short Introduction

Lincoln-Douglas Debate

Romantic Literature

Mary Shelley, Her Life, Her Fiction, Her Monsters

 

Science / Technology / Health

The Brain A Very Short Introduction

Human Evolution A Very Short Introduction

Chaos A Very Short Introduction

Medical Ethics A Very Short Introduction

Philosophy of Science A Very Short Introduction

Coping with Chaos: Seven Simple Tools

 

Art Library

Intuitive Light (light in painting)

 

Education

Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy

 

Online Resources

An Historical and Moral View of the Origin and Progress of the French Revolution and the Effect it Has Produced in Europe (by Mary Wollstonecraft)

A Vindication of the Rights of Woman With Strictures on Political and Moral Subjects (by Mary Wollstonecraft)

Ideal Empires and Republics | Rousseau’s Social Contract | More’s Utopia | Bacon’s New Atlantis | Campanella’s City of the Sun (by Jean-Jacques Rousseau)


A Biographical Critique of Voltaire (included in The Works of Voltaire. A Contemporary Version, in 21 vols.) (by John Morley)

The Works of John Locke

The Works of Niccolo Machiavelli

The Two Gentlemen of Verona (by William Shakespeare)

The Tempest (by William Shakespeare)

A Vindication of the Rights of Men (by Mary Wollstonecraft)

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