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Image for Rural Development in Nigeria: Proceedings of the 1972 Annual Conference of the Nigerian Economic Society.

Rural Development in Nigeria: Proceedings of the 1972 Annual Conference of the Nigerian Economic Society.

By: N/A

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Ibadan, Nigeria., Nigerian Economic Society, Department Of Economics, University Of Ibadan: 1973

Seller ID: 6533


8vo - 24 x 16.5 cm.; 299 pp. The text of the papers presented at this conference. Contents: 1 - "Nigerian Social Objectives and the Rural Sector" by I. J. Ebong, 2 - "Nigerian Social Objectives and the Rural Sector" by Q. B. O. Anthonio, 3 - "Agricultural Productivity and Increased Food Production Under Economic Development in Nigeria" by S. Olajuwon Olayide, 4 - "The Transport Constraint on Rural Development in Nigeria" by Babafemi Ogund... View more info

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Tanzania Second Five-Year Plan for Economic and Social Development: 1st July, 1969 - 30th June, 1974, Volume III: Regional Perspectives.

By: N/A

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania, United Republic Of Tanzania: 1970

Seller ID: 22495


4to - 25 x 17.5 cm.; 327 pp. Pale green covers with black lettering over a flat stapled binding. Subtitled: "Strategy of Planning for Regions". 28 fold out maps included within the text. The covers show mild edge wear and are soiled. The interior is clean and the binding is solid. View more info

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Lehrbuch der Erdbeschreibung in Naturlicher Verbindung mit Weltgeschicte, Naturgeschichte und Technologie fur den Schul- und Privatunterricht (Theil I, II)

By: A. Zacharia. (Hrsg. Louis Thomas).

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Verlag von Ernst Fleischer: 1869 / 1870

Seller ID: 14171


8vo - 22 x 13.5 cm.; A two volume set written in German. I Theil: Der gesammte geographische Lehrstoff in Verbindung mit Weltgeschichte, Naturgeschichte un Technologie. viii, 476 pp. II Theil. Bilder aus der Lander- und Volkerkunde. viii, 472 pp. Marbled paper-covered boards with leather spine and corners, gilt lettering on spine, 4 raised bands, green endpapers. Some rubbing on covers, edgewear with bumped corners and worn through tips and at spots along bottom edge of ... View more info

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Selected Speeches and Papers, At an Induction Course for District Chief Executives.

By: Ahwoi, Kwamena. (editor).

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Accra, Ghana., Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development.: 1995

Seller ID: 17615


8vo - 21 x 16 cm.; 130 pp. Venue: Accra International Conference Centre, July 18-22, 1994. Minor wear on paper wraps. View more info

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The Muslim Conception of International Law and the Western Approach.

By: Al Ghunaimi, Mohammad Talaat.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: The Hague, Martinus Nijhoff: 1968

Seller ID: 15078


8vo - 24 x 15 cm.; xv - 228 pp. After establishing the historical background to this question, the author then goes into the Muslim legal legacy and finally international law. Bibliography, footnotes. Al Ghunaimi was U.N. Legal Advisor and Professor of Public International Law at the University of Alexandria, UAR Library binding with spine sticker, stamped text block and usual library attachments to front endpapers, some water damage on bottom corner affecting some pages... View more info

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Character Education in Adolescence

By: Allers, Rudolf

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York, Joseph F. Wagner.: 1940

Seller ID: 24986


8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; 188 pp. Approbations present. Allers (1883-1963) was a renowned Catholic thinker and professor of psychology and philosophy at Catholic University and Georgetown University. Green cloth-covered boards are soiled with edgewear; library markings consist of a spine number and a few name stamps on inside pages. Binding sturdy and text pages are otherwise clean. ; Ex-Library View more info

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Collected Works, Volume I.

By: Ariyaratne, A. T. (edited by Nandasena Ratnapala)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Sri Lanka, Sarvodaya Research Institute.:

Seller ID: 19665


8vo - 20 x 12.5 cm.; 173 pp. A collection of various articles written by Ariyaratne, the founder of the Sarvodaya Shramadana Movement in Sri Lanka, a grass-roots community development movement inspired by Gandhi, Vinobha Bhave and Buddhist philosophy. Some wear on card stock cover and a small inked notation on half-title page; binding sturdy, text pages clean. View more info

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Legal Problems of an Enlarged European Community.

By: Bathurst, M. E. ; K. R. Simmonds; N. March Hunnings; Jane Welch. (editors).

Price: $16.00

Publisher: London, UK., Stevens & Sons: 1972

Seller ID: 15031


8vo - 24.5 x 15.5 cm.; xix - 369 pp. red cloth with gold lettering on spine. British Institute Studies in International and Comparative Law No. 6. Divided into seven sections on the Irish Constitution, Courts, Legislatures, Foreign Relations, Company Laws, Transport, and Agriculture, this is a collection of articles by J. Lynch, John Temple Lang, Pierre Pescatore, Nicole Questiaux, Karl Newman, L. J. Brinkhorst, Arved Deringer, J. D. B. Mitchell, Torkel Opsahl, Hunnings,... View more info

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Problèmes de langage au Québec et ailleurs.

By: Beguin, Louis-Paul.

Price: $9.60

Publisher: Montreal, Quebec., Editions de l'Aurore.: 1978

Seller ID: 21765


8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; 259 pp. The text is in French. Beguin considers the use of language as typified in the Montreal newspaper, "Le Devoir". Preface by M. Robert Choquette, the president of the Academie canadienne-fr ancaise. Minor shelf wear to the covers, otherwise very clean and solid. View more info

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The Human Shape of Work; Studies in the Sociology of Occupations.

By: Berger, Peter L. (editor).

Price: $6.40

Publisher: New York., Macmillan.: 1964

Seller ID: 18513


8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; vii - 241 pp. Black cloth with gilt and white lettering on spine. Six essays as follows: 1 - "In the Basement - The Apartment Building Janitor" by Raymond L. Gold, 2 - "Manning the Machines - The Assembly-Line Worker" by Ely Chinoy, 3 - "On the Margin - The Engineering Technician" by William M. Evan, 4 - "In the Courts of Power - The Advertising Man" by Ian Lewis, 5 - "On the Pinnacles of Power - The Business Executi... View more info

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Segregationist Violence and Civil Rights Movements in Tuscaloosa.

By: Blasi, Anthony J.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Washington, DC., University Press of America: 1980

Seller ID: 16157


8vo - 21 x 13.5 cm.; vi - 168 pp. Yellow card stock covers with black lettering. A sociological recounting and analysis of the racial tensions and problems in Tuscaloosa; Contents by chapter: 1 - "The Problem with Social Movements, 2 - "The Ku-Klux and Class", 3 - "The Autherine Lucy Incident and Consciousization", 4 - "The Day the Governor Stood in the School House Door", 5 - "Tuscaloosa Activism: The Organizing of the Black Community"... View more info

Image for Families for Tomorrow: Papers from the XVIth International Congress for the Family.

Families for Tomorrow: Papers from the XVIth International Congress for the Family.

By: Bogle, Joanna. (editor).

Price: $5.40

Publisher: Leominster, UK., Gracewing/Fowler Wright Books: 1992

Seller ID: 990


8vo - 23.5 x 16 cm.; 216 pp. Book contains 40 contributions (in edited form) to the Sixteenth International Congress for the Family held in the summer of 1990 in Brighton, England. An as-new and unused book showing a hint of shelf wear to the externals. View more info

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Anatomy of Corruption in Nigeria.

By: Bolaji, Labanji.

Price: $6.30

Publisher: Ibadan, Nigeria., Daystar Press: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5946


12mo - 18 x 12.5 cm.; 144 pp. Green card covers with white lettering. Contents: Introduction. Definition of Corruption. Corruption of the Soul. Corruption of the Body. Corruption of Office. Brake on Corruption. Plaudits for the Incorruptible. Minor soiling on cover and like edgewear. The interior is clean and the binding is sturdy. View more info

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The Field of Cultural Production, Essays on Art and Literature.

By: Bourdieu, Pierre

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Columbia University Press.: 1993

Seller ID: 21161


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; viii - 322 pp. First published in the UK the same year. Edited and with an introduction by Randal Johnson. "The essays in this volume deal with such diverse topics as Flaubert's point of view, Manet's aesthetic revolution, the historical creation of the pure gaze, and the relationship between art and power". View more info

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Collected Papers in Psychology.

By: Brother Philip. (B. R. Philip).

Price: $36.00

Seller ID: 14011


8vo; A collection (14 in all with 12 listed in the index on the inside of the front cover plus the two others that are not listed but bound in) of various reprints of articles and works published by R. B. Philip bound into a single green folder with a cord binding. The collection includes: 1 - "The Measurement of Attention: A dissertation submitted to the Faculty of Philosophy of the Catholic University of America . . ." reprinted from Studies in Psychology and P... View more info

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Rural Development in Ghana

By: Brown, C. K. (editor)

Price: $14.40

Publisher: Accra, Ghana, Ghana Universities Press.: 1986

Seller ID: 28000


8vo - 22 x 15 cm.; xii - 325 pp. A collection of 24 articles by various experts on rural development in Ghana looking at policies, strategies, resources, organizations, possible problems. Tables, footnotes, index. Some wear on card stock covers, light soiling, former owner's name on half-title page; in general, an unmarked, sturdy volume. View more info

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Promoting Good Citizenship.

By: Bryce, James.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts., Houghton Mifflin / Riverside Press.: 1913

Seller ID: 26862


12mo - 17.5 x 12 cm.; xx - 57 - (1) pp. Wine-red cloth over thin though rigid boards with gilt lettering on the spine and a blind stamped publisher's device centered on the front board. One of the Riberside Literature Series. After the 15 page introduction by Ada L. F. Snell, Bryce's work is in two parts; "Indolence" and "How to Overcome the Obstacles". From the contents page: "The two essays by Mr. James Bryce included in this volume are reprinted wi... View more info

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Keep Your Old Folks at Home.

By: Bucchieri, Theresa

Price: $4.80

Publisher: Canfield, Ohio, Alba Books.: 1975

Seller ID: 20278


12mo - 17.5 x 11 cm.; xii - 171 pp. From the back cover: "[this book presents] a pressing appeal that old folks be given the comfort and dignity of spending their declining years in the family circle and is a moving description of how the author actually did this". Previous owner's name blacked out on the bottom of the first page and the covers show mild shelf wear. Otherwise, it appears to have never been read. View more info

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Women, Class, Family and the State.

By: Burstyn, Varda; Dorothy E. Smith; Roxanna Ng

Price: $9.60

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Garamond Press.: 1985

Seller ID: 19644


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 89 pp. Contents: Introduction (Ng); Women, Class and Family (Smith); Masculine Dominance and the State (Burstyn). Endnotes. Very light edgewear; a clean, tight copy. View more info

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TV, Movies and Morality: a Guide for Catholics.

By: Butler, John.

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Huntington, Indiana., Our Sunday Visitor.: 1984

Seller ID: 4120


8vo - 20.5 x 13.5 cm.; 160 pp. "Butler, a noted media critic, covers everything from how a TV show gets on the air to a look at some of the moral issues served along with the popcorn at the movies." Appendix of contact information and a 19 page glossary at back. Light shelf wear to the covers. View more info