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America's Top-Rated Cities 2016, ed. 23, v.
America's Top-Rated Cities 2016, ed. 23, v.

America's Top-Rated Cities 2016, ed. 23, v.

Provides statistical information and other essential data on the top cities currently cited as the best for business and living in the United States.

Bullying, ed. , v.
Bullying, ed. , v.

Bullying, ed. , v.

This book presents students with context for today’s concerns on bullying, with many students witnessing first-hand the damage bullying behavior can inflict. It includes a history of bullying through the ages and early studies and attempts to curb bullying behavior as well as such topics as cyberbullying, anti-bullying campaigns, and issues facing students and caregivers today, like whether cyberbullying should be criminalized.

Business Plans Handbook, ed. , v. 42
Business Plans Handbook, ed. , v. 42

Business Plans Handbook, ed. , v. 42

Actual business plans compiled by, and aimed at, entrepreneurs seeking funding for small businesses. Presents sample plans taken from businesses in the manufacturing, retail and service industries which serve as examples of how to approach, structure and compose business plans.

Clothing and Fashion, ed. , v.
Clothing and Fashion, ed. , v.

Clothing and Fashion, ed. , v.

This encyclopedia examines the historical significance of fashion trends, revealing the social and cultural connections of clothing from the precolonial times to the present day. This overview of fashion and apparel covers several centuries of American history as seen through the lens of the clothes we wear—from the Native American moccasin to Manolo Blahnik's contribution to stiletto heels.

Fashion Fads through American History, ed. , v.
Fashion Fads through American History, ed. , v.

Fashion Fads through American History, ed. , v.

This book explores fashion fads from the 19th century to the current decade, providing specific insights into each era. The text draws fascinating connections between what we see in fashion phenomena—including apparel, accessories, hair, and makeup—and events in popular culture in general and across history. It covers topics overlooked by fashion history texts because of their origination outside of the formal fashion system.

Guns in America, ed. , v.
Guns in America, ed. , v.

Guns in America, ed. , v.

This book provides students with historical context of gun ownership in America, tracing the issue from colonial roots through the establishment of the NRA up to today’s highly charged and often politicized debates around issues like assault rifle bans, open carry laws, and more. It also addresses concealed weapons, mass shootings, and gun ownership and the laws surrounding ownership.

Handbook of Research on Global Fashion Management and Merchandising, ed. , v.
Handbook of Research on Global Fashion Management and Merchandising, ed. , v.

Handbook of Research on Global Fashion Management and Merchandising, ed. , v.

This book explores the various facets of effective management procedures within the fashion industry.

Immigration in America, ed. , v.
Immigration in America, ed. , v.

Immigration in America, ed. , v.

This book explores the complicated topic of immigration by first presenting a historical overview of immigration as well as various points-of-view and key players in the public discourse on immigration. It discusses immigration laws and border security, economic impacts of immigrants, and immigration reform from a wide variety of perspectives.

Melton's Encyclopedia of American Religions, ed. 9, v.
Melton's Encyclopedia of American Religions, ed. 9, v.

Melton's Encyclopedia of American Religions, ed. 9, v.

Comprehensive coverage of more than 2,300 North American religious groups in the U.S. and Canada -- from Adventists to Zen Buddhists. Information is presented in two distinct sections, essays and directory listings describing the historical development of religious families and providing factual information about each group within those families. Includes, when available, rubrics for membership figures, educational facilities and periodicals.

Modern American Extremism and Domestic Terrorism, ed. , v.
Modern American Extremism and Domestic Terrorism, ed. , v.

Modern American Extremism and Domestic Terrorism, ed. , v.

This book documents the various extremist elements that shaped the second half of the twentieth century, as well as the first two decades of the twenty-first century, and examines the increasingly common incidences of hate and extremism in our country today. The anti-communist rhetoric and activities of the John Birch Society, the radical socialist ideals of the Black Panthers, and the goals of a "pure” America articulated by white nationalists are among the topics discussed.

Race and the Law, ed. , v.
Race and the Law, ed. , v.

Race and the Law, ed. , v.

This book traces the intersection of race and the law from America’s earliest days, through the era of slavery, the civil rights movement, and into the twenty-first century. It addresses various points-of-view and key players in the public discourse, with a clear summary of positions, as well as contemporary opinions from across the political and cultural spectrums.

The Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine, ed. 5, v.
The Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine, ed. 5, v.

The Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine, ed. 5, v.

Includes information on almost 2,000 medical disorders and concepts. Each article includes in-depth discussion of causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatments, procedures, and other related topics. Written for a general audience with an authoritative tone.

The Gale Encyclopedia of Mental Health, ed. 4, v.
The Gale Encyclopedia of Mental Health, ed. 4, v.

The Gale Encyclopedia of Mental Health, ed. 4, v.

Provides detailed information on mental disorders and conditions. Also features entries for prescription, alternative and over-the-counter drugs, as well as the various therapies used to treat mental disorders.

The Gale Encyclopedia of Psychology, ed. 3, v.
The Gale Encyclopedia of Psychology, ed. 3, v.

The Gale Encyclopedia of Psychology, ed. 3, v.

This resource covers the entire spectrum of psychology, including: notable people, theories and terms; landmark case studies and experiments; applications of psychology in advertising, medicine and sports; and career information.

Transgender Life, ed. , v.
Transgender Life, ed. , v.

Transgender Life, ed. , v.

This book provides students with an understanding of the transgender experience, starting with evidence and treatment of transgender people throughout history, challenges related to coming out as transgender, dealing with gender dysphoria, questions related to transitioning, and a discussion of rights and legal issues, with a variety of perspectives represented.

UXL Protests, Riots, and Rebellions, ed. , v.
UXL Protests, Riots, and Rebellions, ed. , v.

UXL Protests, Riots, and Rebellions, ed. , v.

This book explores a range of issues that have inspired protest around the world, and the types of protests that serious activists and ordinary people alike have used to effect change. It details both historic and contemporary events, some well-known, and others less familiar to students, providing a brief historical, social, and political overview of the issue or movement and several specific protest events associated with it.

Women in Fashion, ed. , v.
Women in Fashion, ed. , v.

Women in Fashion, ed. , v.

This book introduces readers to dozens of women who have made groundbreaking contributions to the fashion world as designers, models, milliners, and style makers. Features include essential facts, a timeline, a glossary, additional resources, source notes, and an index.

Worldmark Encyclopedia of the States, ed. 8, v.
Worldmark Encyclopedia of the States, ed. 8, v.

Worldmark Encyclopedia of the States, ed. 8, v.

Details current geographical, social, and political data, historical narrative, and statistical information on the 50 states, District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and Caribbean and Pacific dependencies of the United States. Maps, tables, flags and official state seals are included.

New Titles

America's Top-Rated Cities 2016, ed. 23, v.
America's Top-Rated Cities 2016, ed. 23, v.

America's Top-Rated Cities 2016, ed. 23, v.

Provides statistical information and other essential data on the top cities currently cited as the best for business and living in the United States.

Fashion Fads through American History, ed. , v.
Fashion Fads through American History, ed. , v.

Fashion Fads through American History, ed. , v.

This book explores fashion fads from the 19th century to the current decade, providing specific insights into each era. The text draws fascinating connections between what we see in fashion phenomena—including apparel, accessories, hair, and makeup—and events in popular culture in general and across history. It covers topics overlooked by fashion history texts because of their origination outside of the formal fashion system.

Clothing and Fashion, ed. , v.
Clothing and Fashion, ed. , v.

Clothing and Fashion, ed. , v.

This encyclopedia examines the historical significance of fashion trends, revealing the social and cultural connections of clothing from the precolonial times to the present day. This overview of fashion and apparel covers several centuries of American history as seen through the lens of the clothes we wear—from the Native American moccasin to Manolo Blahnik's contribution to stiletto heels.

The Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine, ed. 5, v.
The Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine, ed. 5, v.

The Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine, ed. 5, v.

Includes information on almost 2,000 medical disorders and concepts. Each article includes in-depth discussion of causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatments, procedures, and other related topics. Written for a general audience with an authoritative tone.

The Gale Encyclopedia of Psychology, ed. 3, v.
The Gale Encyclopedia of Psychology, ed. 3, v.

The Gale Encyclopedia of Psychology, ed. 3, v.

This resource covers the entire spectrum of psychology, including: notable people, theories and terms; landmark case studies and experiments; applications of psychology in advertising, medicine and sports; and career information.

Handbook of Research on Global Fashion Management and Merchandising, ed. , v.
Handbook of Research on Global Fashion Management and Merchandising, ed. , v.

Handbook of Research on Global Fashion Management and Merchandising, ed. , v.

This book explores the various facets of effective management procedures within the fashion industry.

Melton's Encyclopedia of American Religions, ed. 9, v.
Melton's Encyclopedia of American Religions, ed. 9, v.

Melton's Encyclopedia of American Religions, ed. 9, v.

Comprehensive coverage of more than 2,300 North American religious groups in the U.S. and Canada -- from Adventists to Zen Buddhists. Information is presented in two distinct sections, essays and directory listings describing the historical development of religious families and providing factual information about each group within those families. Includes, when available, rubrics for membership figures, educational facilities and periodicals.

Women in Fashion, ed. , v.
Women in Fashion, ed. , v.

Women in Fashion, ed. , v.

This book introduces readers to dozens of women who have made groundbreaking contributions to the fashion world as designers, models, milliners, and style makers. Features include essential facts, a timeline, a glossary, additional resources, source notes, and an index.

Worldmark Encyclopedia of the States, ed. 8, v.
Worldmark Encyclopedia of the States, ed. 8, v.

Worldmark Encyclopedia of the States, ed. 8, v.

Details current geographical, social, and political data, historical narrative, and statistical information on the 50 states, District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and Caribbean and Pacific dependencies of the United States. Maps, tables, flags and official state seals are included.

For SCAD Students

Women in Fashion, ed. , v.
Women in Fashion, ed. , v.

Women in Fashion, ed. , v.

This book introduces readers to dozens of women who have made groundbreaking contributions to the fashion world as designers, models, milliners, and style makers. Features include essential facts, a timeline, a glossary, additional resources, source notes, and an index.

Handbook of Research on Global Fashion Management and Merchandising, ed. , v.
Handbook of Research on Global Fashion Management and Merchandising, ed. , v.

Handbook of Research on Global Fashion Management and Merchandising, ed. , v.

This book explores the various facets of effective management procedures within the fashion industry.

Clothing and Fashion, ed. , v.
Clothing and Fashion, ed. , v.

Clothing and Fashion, ed. , v.

This encyclopedia examines the historical significance of fashion trends, revealing the social and cultural connections of clothing from the precolonial times to the present day. This overview of fashion and apparel covers several centuries of American history as seen through the lens of the clothes we wear—from the Native American moccasin to Manolo Blahnik's contribution to stiletto heels.

Fashion Fads through American History, ed. , v.
Fashion Fads through American History, ed. , v.

Fashion Fads through American History, ed. , v.

This book explores fashion fads from the 19th century to the current decade, providing specific insights into each era. The text draws fascinating connections between what we see in fashion phenomena—including apparel, accessories, hair, and makeup—and events in popular culture in general and across history. It covers topics overlooked by fashion history texts because of their origination outside of the formal fashion system.

Business

Business Plans Handbook, ed. , v. 42
Business Plans Handbook, ed. , v. 42

Business Plans Handbook, ed. , v. 42

Actual business plans compiled by, and aimed at, entrepreneurs seeking funding for small businesses. Presents sample plans taken from businesses in the manufacturing, retail and service industries which serve as examples of how to approach, structure and compose business plans.

Handbook of Research on Global Fashion Management and Merchandising, ed. , v.
Handbook of Research on Global Fashion Management and Merchandising, ed. , v.

Handbook of Research on Global Fashion Management and Merchandising, ed. , v.

This book explores the various facets of effective management procedures within the fashion industry.

History

Clothing and Fashion, ed. , v.
Clothing and Fashion, ed. , v.

Clothing and Fashion, ed. , v.

This encyclopedia examines the historical significance of fashion trends, revealing the social and cultural connections of clothing from the precolonial times to the present day. This overview of fashion and apparel covers several centuries of American history as seen through the lens of the clothes we wear—from the Native American moccasin to Manolo Blahnik's contribution to stiletto heels.

Women in Fashion, ed. , v.
Women in Fashion, ed. , v.

Women in Fashion, ed. , v.

This book introduces readers to dozens of women who have made groundbreaking contributions to the fashion world as designers, models, milliners, and style makers. Features include essential facts, a timeline, a glossary, additional resources, source notes, and an index.

Law

Modern American Extremism and Domestic Terrorism, ed. , v.
Modern American Extremism and Domestic Terrorism, ed. , v.

Modern American Extremism and Domestic Terrorism, ed. , v.

This book documents the various extremist elements that shaped the second half of the twentieth century, as well as the first two decades of the twenty-first century, and examines the increasingly common incidences of hate and extremism in our country today. The anti-communist rhetoric and activities of the John Birch Society, the radical socialist ideals of the Black Panthers, and the goals of a "pure” America articulated by white nationalists are among the topics discussed.

Medicine

The Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine, ed. 5, v.
The Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine, ed. 5, v.

The Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine, ed. 5, v.

Includes information on almost 2,000 medical disorders and concepts. Each article includes in-depth discussion of causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatments, procedures, and other related topics. Written for a general audience with an authoritative tone.

The Gale Encyclopedia of Mental Health, ed. 4, v.
The Gale Encyclopedia of Mental Health, ed. 4, v.

The Gale Encyclopedia of Mental Health, ed. 4, v.

Provides detailed information on mental disorders and conditions. Also features entries for prescription, alternative and over-the-counter drugs, as well as the various therapies used to treat mental disorders.

Nation and World

America's Top-Rated Cities 2016, ed. 23, v.
America's Top-Rated Cities 2016, ed. 23, v.

America's Top-Rated Cities 2016, ed. 23, v.

Provides statistical information and other essential data on the top cities currently cited as the best for business and living in the United States.

Worldmark Encyclopedia of the States, ed. 8, v.
Worldmark Encyclopedia of the States, ed. 8, v.

Worldmark Encyclopedia of the States, ed. 8, v.

Details current geographical, social, and political data, historical narrative, and statistical information on the 50 states, District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and Caribbean and Pacific dependencies of the United States. Maps, tables, flags and official state seals are included.

Religion

Melton's Encyclopedia of American Religions, ed. 9, v.
Melton's Encyclopedia of American Religions, ed. 9, v.

Melton's Encyclopedia of American Religions, ed. 9, v.

Comprehensive coverage of more than 2,300 North American religious groups in the U.S. and Canada -- from Adventists to Zen Buddhists. Information is presented in two distinct sections, essays and directory listings describing the historical development of religious families and providing factual information about each group within those families. Includes, when available, rubrics for membership figures, educational facilities and periodicals.

Social Science

America's Top-Rated Cities 2016, ed. 23, v.
America's Top-Rated Cities 2016, ed. 23, v.

America's Top-Rated Cities 2016, ed. 23, v.

Provides statistical information and other essential data on the top cities currently cited as the best for business and living in the United States.

Bullying, ed. , v.
Bullying, ed. , v.

Bullying, ed. , v.

This book presents students with context for today’s concerns on bullying, with many students witnessing first-hand the damage bullying behavior can inflict. It includes a history of bullying through the ages and early studies and attempts to curb bullying behavior as well as such topics as cyberbullying, anti-bullying campaigns, and issues facing students and caregivers today, like whether cyberbullying should be criminalized.

Guns in America, ed. , v.
Guns in America, ed. , v.

Guns in America, ed. , v.

This book provides students with historical context of gun ownership in America, tracing the issue from colonial roots through the establishment of the NRA up to today’s highly charged and often politicized debates around issues like assault rifle bans, open carry laws, and more. It also addresses concealed weapons, mass shootings, and gun ownership and the laws surrounding ownership.

Immigration in America, ed. , v.
Immigration in America, ed. , v.

Immigration in America, ed. , v.

This book explores the complicated topic of immigration by first presenting a historical overview of immigration as well as various points-of-view and key players in the public discourse on immigration. It discusses immigration laws and border security, economic impacts of immigrants, and immigration reform from a wide variety of perspectives.

Race and the Law, ed. , v.
Race and the Law, ed. , v.

Race and the Law, ed. , v.

This book traces the intersection of race and the law from America’s earliest days, through the era of slavery, the civil rights movement, and into the twenty-first century. It addresses various points-of-view and key players in the public discourse, with a clear summary of positions, as well as contemporary opinions from across the political and cultural spectrums.

The Gale Encyclopedia of Psychology, ed. 3, v.
The Gale Encyclopedia of Psychology, ed. 3, v.

The Gale Encyclopedia of Psychology, ed. 3, v.

This resource covers the entire spectrum of psychology, including: notable people, theories and terms; landmark case studies and experiments; applications of psychology in advertising, medicine and sports; and career information.

Transgender Life, ed. , v.
Transgender Life, ed. , v.

Transgender Life, ed. , v.

This book provides students with an understanding of the transgender experience, starting with evidence and treatment of transgender people throughout history, challenges related to coming out as transgender, dealing with gender dysphoria, questions related to transitioning, and a discussion of rights and legal issues, with a variety of perspectives represented.

UXL Protests, Riots, and Rebellions, ed. , v.
UXL Protests, Riots, and Rebellions, ed. , v.

UXL Protests, Riots, and Rebellions, ed. , v.

This book explores a range of issues that have inspired protest around the world, and the types of protests that serious activists and ordinary people alike have used to effect change. It details both historic and contemporary events, some well-known, and others less familiar to students, providing a brief historical, social, and political overview of the issue or movement and several specific protest events associated with it.