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Four Books in the  "For Beginners" Series
1 Four Books in the "For Beginners" Series
1874166315 / 9781874166313 Trade Paperback Very Good 
Four books in the "For Beginners: series: Lacan for Beginners; Baudrillard for Beginners; Chomsky for Beginnes; and Levi-Strauss for Beginners. All four books are 5 1/2"w x 8 1/4"w and 175 pages long. Illustrated with black and white drawings and photos on every page. All are in Very Good condition with remainder marks on the bottom page ends. 139176 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Modern Primitives:  Tattoo, Piercing, Scarification- An Investigation of Contemporary Adornment & Ritual (RE / Search, No. 12)
2 Modern Primitives: Tattoo, Piercing, Scarification- An Investigation of Contemporary Adornment & Ritual (RE / Search, No. 12)
U.S.A., Re/Search, 1989, 094064214X / 9780940642140 Oversize Paperback Very Good 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 211 pages. 135758 
Price: 20.00 USD
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3 Quinchamali, Un Pueblo Donde La Tierra Habla
Santiago, Taller De Accion Cultural (TAC), 1987, Trade Paperback Very Good 
Small tear on bottom of front cover. Text in Spanish. 083574 
Price: 45.00 USD
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4 Abu-Lughod, Lila Veiled Sentiments: Honor and Poetry in a Bedouin Society
Berkeley, University of California Press, 1988, 0520063279 / 9780520063273 Trade Paperback Very Good 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 317 pages. 136796 
Price: 12.95 USD
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Aymara Weavings, Adelson, Laurie
5 Adelson, Laurie Aymara Weavings
Washington, D. C., Smithsonian Inst Pr, 1983, 0865280223 / 9780865280229 Trade Paperback Very Good 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 159 pages. Slightly soiled white cover. Many color photos. 7 1/2"w x 10 1/4"h. 136800 
Price: 28.00 USD
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A Glimpse of Iraq: The Country, the People and Occupation, Al-Shawi, Ibrahim M.
6 Al-Shawi, Ibrahim M. A Glimpse of Iraq: The Country, the People and Occupation
By Author, 2006, 1411695186 / 9781411695184 Trade Paperback Fine 
Brand new book. Covers and spine are creaseless, binding is solid and page block is straight and clean with sharp corners, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind excepf for three pages. 20 years in business, we provide excellent customer service and ship with packing material appropriate to insure your purchase arrives undamaged. 133354 
Price: 11.95 USD
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Felskunst im Negev und auf Sinai, Anati, Emmanuel
7 Anati, Emmanuel Felskunst im Negev und auf Sinai
Gustav Lubbe Verlag, 1981, 3785702833 / 9783785702833 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 76 text pages in German, plus approx. 60 pages of color photos. 124829 
Price: 45.00 USD
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8 Andersson, Patrik;Rian, Jeff;Steedman, Judith;Bennekom, Jop Van (eds.) Inside Magazines: Independent Pop Culture Magazines
Berekeley, California, U.S.A., Gingko Pr Inc, 2002, 1584231092 / 9781584231097 Oversize Paperback Very Good 
Covers show light wear, text/interior is complete, unmarked in any way, clean. A collection of articles from numerous contributors with excerpts from the following magazines/zines: Adbusters, Animal stories, Asiapunkboy, Bibel, Butt, Catalogue, Ghost stories, Hot rod, Index, Kit & caboodle, Lab, List, McSweeney's Mall punk Merge Permanent food, Petit glam, Purple, Re-, Ref., Sec. , Very, Visionaire. 130608 
Price: 14.50 USD
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Inheritance in Contemporary America: The Social Dimensions of Giving Across Generations, Angel, Jacqueline Lowe
9 Angel, Jacqueline Lowe Inheritance in Contemporary America: The Social Dimensions of Giving Across Generations
Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A., Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, 2008, 0801887631 / 9780801887635 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 177 pages. 120795 
Price: 10.95 USD
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10 Balan, Jars Salt and Braided Bread: Ukrainian Life in Canada
Toronto, Oxford University Press, 1984, 0195404726 / 9780195404722 Oversize Hardback Near Fine Near Fine 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 152 pages. Previous owner's inscription inside. Many color photos. 115008 
Price: 14.95 USD
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Street Stories: 100 Years of Homelessness in Vancouver, Barnholden, Michael;Newman, Nancy
11 Barnholden, Michael;Newman, Nancy Street Stories: 100 Years of Homelessness in Vancouver
Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Anvil Press, 2007, 189563685X / 9781895636857 Trade Paperback Near Fine 
Very light wear to covers, otherwise as-new, with clean, unmarked text/interior. 118143 
Price: 16.95 USD
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P'rend : beeld van een Groeistad, Bas Vroege; Maartje van den Heuvel;
12 Bas Vroege; Maartje van den Heuvel; P'rend : beeld van een Groeistad
Netherlands, Paradox Press, 2000, 9080265551 / 9789080265554 Trade Paperback Near Fine 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 80 pages. "Withdrawn" stamp, but no other library markings. Text in Dutch and English. This book is based on about a hundred in-depth interviews with residents of five Dutch suburbs developed in the 1990's, all in the western Netherlands. Many color photos. 119945 
Price: 65.00 USD
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13 Basran, Gurcharn, Charan Gill & Brian D. Maclean Farmworkers and Their Children
Collective Press, 1995, 0969476450 / 9780969476450 Trade Paperback Very Good 
Ex-library book with usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 188 pages many tables. Chapters include Indo-Canadian families: historical constraints and contemporary contradictions, Government and community responses to racism and prejudice in the Province of British Columbia, Methods employed in conducting the research, Characteristics of the sample, Working conditions and their implications for child health, Current and preferred care arrangements for children, References (six pages). Tables include Frequency and kinds of pesticide exposure, types of exposure to pesticide, Frequency of pesticide-related health symptoms, and a great many more. 111579 
Price: 47.95 USD
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14 Battiste, Marie;Henderson, James Youngblood Protecting Indigenous Knowledge and Heritage: A Global Challenge
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, Purich Pub, 2000, 189583015X / 9781895830156 Trade Paperback Fine Signed by Author
As-new book in excellent condition in every respect. 123823 
Price: 67.45 USD
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15 Beck, Ulrich The Metamorphosis of the World: How Climate Change is Transforming Our Concept of the World
Cambridge, UK, Polity, 2016, 0745690211 / 9780745690216 First Edition Hard Cover Fine Fine 
A new, unread book in excellent condition. 139084 
Price: 9.95 USD
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The Subversive Imagination: Artists, Society, and Social Responsibility, Becker, Carol (ed.)
16 Becker, Carol (ed.) The Subversive Imagination: Artists, Society, and Social Responsibility
N Y, Routledge, 1994, 0415905923 / 9780415905923 Trade Paperback Near Fine 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 258 pages. 124095 
Price: 11.95 USD
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Private Grief, Public Mourning: The Rise of the Roadside Shrine in B.C., Belshaw, John & Diane Purvey
17 Belshaw, John & Diane Purvey Private Grief, Public Mourning: The Rise of the Roadside Shrine in B.C.
Anvil Press, 2009, 189563699X / 9781895636994 Ex Library Trade Paperback Very Good 
Ex-library copy with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and unmarked in any way. An excellent reading copy. 122653 
Price: 11.50 USD
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The Places We Live, Bendiksen, Jonas; Gourevitch, Philip (intro.)
18 Bendiksen, Jonas; Gourevitch, Philip (intro.) The Places We Live
N Y, Aperture, 2008, 1597110671 / 9781597110679 First Edition Hard Cover Fine No Jacket 
Photographs showing the homes of people who live in poverty in Nairobi, Kenya; Mumbai, India; Jakarta, Indonesia; and Crarcas, Venzuela by Norwegian photojournalist Jonas Bediksen. Pictorial cover. 8 1/8"w x 6 1/8"h. The pages fold-out to be 32 1/2" long, when open. Photographs alternate with autobiographical text by the people depicted. One gate folded page shows a slight crease where it folds into the center of the book. 138599 
Price: 300.00 USD
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Uqalurait: An Oral History of Nunavut (McGill-Queen's Native and Northern Series, No. 36), Bennett, John ; Rowley, Susan
19 Bennett, John ; Rowley, Susan Uqalurait: An Oral History of Nunavut (McGill-Queen's Native and Northern Series, No. 36)
McGill-Queen's University Press, 2008, 0773523413 / 9780773523418 Trade Paperback Fine 
Book is in excellent condition in every respect: sraight, very tight, solid binding, with sharp corners, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. As new with the slightest indication of shelf wear. 137109 
Price: 19.95 USD
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Early Humans, A Prehistoric World:  A Pop-up Book, Berger, Melvin
20 Berger, Melvin Early Humans, A Prehistoric World: A Pop-up Book
United Kingdom, Child's Play International Ltd., 1987, 0859532348 / 9780859532341 Oversize Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Approximately 10 pages. Oblong format: 11 1/2"w x 8 7/8"h. Small tear at top of spine. All pop-ups in good working order. Illustrated by Michael Welpy; design and paper engineering by John Strejan. 132110 
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