Giving Women

Pub Date : 2011-12-12 | Author : Jill Rappoport | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780190208585
ISBN 13 : 0190208589

Altruism and self-assertiveness went hand in hand for Victorian women. During a period when most lacked property rights and professional opportunities, gift transactions allowed th..

The Parents We Mean To Be

Pub Date : 2009-05-01 | Author : Richard Weissbourd | Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN 10 : 054752532X
ISBN 13 : 9780547525327

Harvard psychologist RichardWeissbourd argues incisively that parents—not peers, not television—are the primary shapers of their children’s moral lives. And yet, it is parent..

The Russo Japanese War In Global Perspective

Pub Date : 2006-12-28 | Author : David Wolff | Publisher : BRILL

ISBN 10 : 9789047411123
ISBN 13 : 9047411129

Like Volume one, Volume two of The Russo-Japanese War in Global Perspective examines the Russo-Japanese War in its military, diplomatic, social, political, and cultural context. In..

La Petite Dorrit

Pub Date : 2015-05-13 | Author : Charles Dickens | Publisher : Archipoche

ISBN 10 : 9782352877820
ISBN 13 : 2352877822

Les efforts d’Arthur Clennam ont payé : la famille Dorrit, libérée de la prison pour dettes où elle croupissait abusivement, connaît enfin la prospérité. Mais, après des ..