A provocative look at the extraordinary annual Burning Man festival—held each year before Labor Day, and drawing thousands of people from all walks of life to the forbidding Black Rock Desert in
Breaking new ground in cultural, political, and social history, Rossinow tells the story of the new left-wing movement that emerged in the 1960s from an innovative perspective: illustrating the spiritual dimension of
Reveals both positive and negative aspects of growing up with someone who might have received the lion's share of his parents' attention or who now requires extra support as an adult. This
Two leading experts on gender issues in the workplace describe how indirect aggression among women undermines their professional and personal success, and explain how to change conflict into cooperation. Following the success
From analysis of the mass media, Dr. Brasch develops a major new theory to explain the historical development of Black English, and to present a hypothesis that may explain historical development of
The United States economy relies on the productivity, entrepreneurship, and creativity of its people. To maintain its scientific and engineering leadership amid increasing economic and educational globalization, the United States must aggressively
"The fan magazine has often been viewed simply as a publicity tool, a fluffy exercise in self-promotion by the film industry. But as an arbiter of good and bad taste, as a
A 26-pose program outlines the practice and philosophies of the controversial yogi's alternate "hot yoga" method, demonstrating each asana while explaining how the method can promote physical and spiritual well-being.
Diferentes culturas han identificado el cambio climatico y la destruccion progresiva de la Tierra con el advenimiento del fin del mundo. Lo mas impresionante es que hace 1300 anos la cultura maya
Curtis White's The Middle Mind: Why Americans Don't Think for Themselves --which grew from a 2002 Harper's articleexamines as its titular object the dominant American liberal, pseudo-intellectual consciousness. "The Middle Mind" disdains...
A new guide for a new generation of social science researchers
Demonstrates the similarities between the mind control techniques used by cults and the means employed by terrorist organizations to recruit and radicalize members, identifying the common denominator in the exploitation of the
From the Nazca highways to Stonehenge to the Egyptian pyramids or the city of Angkor, this unique exploration journeys through the world's enigmas that are still trying to
Los cuentos del destino son textos dirigidos a las almas curiosas que buscan inspiracion y cobijo en la tradicion espiritual de Occidente. Cada capitulo presenta un cuento simbolico proveniente de una antigua
Outstanding figures who have shaped the path of history are profiled in these handsome, inexpensive volumes. These biographies detail the facts known about their subjects and emphasize their childhood, motivation, accomplishments, and
Cada vez es mas frecuente encontrar personas que han decidido cambiar sus habitos tradicionales de alimentacion para pasarse a un estilo de vida mas acorde con los tiempos modernos, mas respetuoso con