Known for its focus on the environment and the land, the text is also praised for its innovative coverage of cultural history, public health and medicine, and the West--including Native American history. The enduring vision's engaging narrative integrates political, social, and cultural history within a chronological framework.
Based on the popularity of the "going to the Source" feature, which was introduced in the previous edition, additional "Going to the Source" selections are offered online in the eighth edition. The eighth edition incorporates new scholarship throughout, and includes a variety of new photos. Used book in Good Condition.
The Enduring Vision: A History of the American People, Volume II: Since 1865
Known for its focus on the environment and the land, public health and medicine, the text is also praised for its innovative coverage of cultural history, and the West--including Native American history. The enduring vision's engaging narrative integrates political, social, and cultural history within a chronological framework.
Based on the popularity of the "going to the Source" feature, which was introduced in the previous edition, additional "Going to the Source" selections are offered online in the eighth edition. The eighth edition incorporates new scholarship throughout, includes a variety of new photos, and brings the discussion fully up to date with coverage of the 2012 presidential campaign.
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Carrying the Flag: The Story of Private Charles Whilden, the Confederacy's Most Unlikely Hero
Notes: brand new from publisher! 100% satisfaction guarantee. Buy with confidence! Millions of books sold! Condition: New. But whilden would go on to discover a courage within that was prefigured by none of his earlier failures. For forty years, charles Whilden lived a life most noteworthy for a series of near misses.
He was subsequently plunged into the very regiment destined to see the worst of Grant's brutal spring 1864 campaign. Isbn13: 9780465069576. Used book in Good Condition. Repeatedly turned down for service in the Confederate Army, he did not enlist until the desperate days when anyone capable of locomotion was brought in to fill the ranks.
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The Love of Wisdom: A Christian Introduction to Philosophy
Students and teachers can also make great use of the study questions for each chapter, well-argued and highly accessible, a glossary of terms, and further reading suggestions“Well-written, The Love of Wisdom is a marvelous example of what an introductory philosophy text should be. The book even addresses two key topics often omitted by other texts: political philosophy and aesthetics beauty and the arts.
Isbn13: 9780465069576. Not only do cowan and spiegel provide an up-to-date map of the often perplexing philosophical landscape, but they do so in a way which encourages readers to take every thought captive for Christ. Doug blount, dallas theological seminary“cowan and Spiegel provide a thorough, yet accessible, Professor in Theological Studies, overview of important philosophical themes from a biblical point of view while engaging non-Christian perspectives .
A fine resource!”—paul copan, professor and Pledger Family Chair of Philosophy and Ethics, Palm Beach Atlantic University Used book in Good Condition. Philosophy is defined as the love of wisdom, and college students will certainly admire this Bible-informed introductory level textbook’s fun approach to an often heady subject.
The love of wisdom is made distinct in its engaging style that includes humor and copious popular culture illustrations to heighten reader interest and clarify important concepts. Condition: New.
Philosophy Made Slightly Less Difficult: A Beginner's Guide to Life's Big Questions
Moreland understand this frustration and in this book offer help to make philosophy at least slightly less difficult. Tracking provided on most orders. Garrett DeWeese and J. Used book in Good Condition. It's a shame philosophy is so difficult. Notes: brand new from publisher! 100% satisfaction guarantee. In straightforward language with everyday examples, they explain the basics needed to understand philosophical concepts and thus bring clarity to discussions of life's big questions.
Condition: New. P. From time to time we all face life's big questions. Buy with confidence! Millions of books sold! . What is real?how do we know what we know?what is right?who or what am I?How should we view science and its claims? And as we wrestle with these issues, we may even find ourselves thinking, Perhaps what I need is a good dose of philosophy.
. Isbn13: 9780465069576. InterVarsity Press. Students, pastors, campus workers and ordinary Christians will all benefit from this user-friendly guide.
We Are Not Yet Equal: Understanding Our Racial Divide
Board of education decision was met with the shutting down of public schools throughout the south; the civil Rights Act of 1964 and Voting Rights Act of 1965 led to laws that disenfranchised millions of African American voters and a War on Drugs that disproportionally targeted blacks; and the election of President Obama led to an outburst of violence including the death of black teen Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri as well as the election of Donald Trump.
This ya adaptation will be written in an approachable narrative style that provides teen readers with additional context to these historic moments, photographs and archival images, and additional backmatter and resources for teens. Used book in Good Condition. InterVarsity Press. Buy with confidence! Millions of books sold!
Isbn13: 9780465069576. It launched her as an in-demand commentator on contemporary race issues for national print and television media and garnered her an invitation to speak to the Democratic Congressional Caucus. Notes: brand new from publisher! 100% satisfaction guarantee. When america achieves milestones of progress toward full and equal black participation in democracy, the systemic response is a consistent racist backlash that rolls back those wins.
We are not yet equal examines five of these moments: the end of the civil war and Reconstruction was greeted with Jim Crow laws; the promise of new opportunities in the North during the Great Migration was limited when blacks were physically blocked from moving away from the South; the Supreme Court's landmark 1954 Brown v.
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1 & 2 Timothy, Titus Understanding the Bible Commentary Series
Tracking provided on most orders. The understanding the bible Commentary Series helps readers navigate the strange and sometimes intimidating literary terrain of the Bible. Buy with confidence! Millions of books sold! Pastors, teachers, and lay people alike will cherish the truth found in this commentary series.
Used book in Good Condition. InterVarsity Press. Notes: brand new from publisher! 100% satisfaction guarantee. These accessible volumes break down the barriers between the ancient and modern worlds so that the power and meaning of the biblical texts become transparent to contemporary readers. The contributors tackle the task of interpretation using the full range of critical methodologies and practices, yet they do so as people of faith who hold the text in the highest regard.
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Americanized: Rebel Without a Green Card
Buy with confidence! Millions of books sold! Only two years old when her parents fled iran, she didn't learn of her undocumented status until her older sister wanted to apply for an after-school job, but couldn't because she didn't have a Social Security number. Fear of deportation kept Sara up at night, but it didn't keep her from being a teenager.
. From discovering that her parents secretly divorced to facilitate her mother's green card application to learning how to tame her unibrow, Sara pivots gracefully from the terrifying prospect that she might be kicked out of the country at any time to the almost-as-terrifying possibility that she might be the only one of her friends without a date to the prom.
Poignant and often LOL funny, Americanized is utterly of the moment. Bustle “read saedi’s memoir to push out the poison. Teen vogue “a funny, poignant must read for the times we are living in today. Pop sugar used book in Good Condition. Notes: brand new from publisher! 100% satisfaction guarantee.
Condition: New. She desperately wanted a green card, her own car, along with clear skin, and a boyfriend.
Reasons to Believe: Thoughtful Responses to Life's Tough Questions
Wherever you are in your spiritual journey, deepen Christian conviction, remove doubts, Reasons to Believe can serve as a timely tool to answer questions, and provide compelling reasons to believe. Tracking provided on most orders. Reasons to believe takes ten relevant questions about God, and the Christian life head-on and provides thoughtful, the Bible, easy-to-understand responses in one concise resource.
Isbn13: 9780465069576. Why would a good god allow suffering? has science disproven god? Is the Bible really trustworthy? Is it reasonable to believe in God? Do all religions teach the same thing? Questions like these can peak curiosities, stimulate thinking, and challenge faith in God. Buy with confidence! Millions of books sold!
Notes: brand new from publisher! 100% satisfaction guarantee. Condition: New. InterVarsity Press. Used book in Good Condition. Reasons to believe is an easy-to-understand book for the individual with questions.
Four Views on Christianity and Philosophy Counterpoints: Bible and Theology
Buy with confidence! Millions of books sold! Used book in Good Condition. Isbn13: 9780465069576. Gould and richard davis explain the background to the discussion and provide some historical background in the introduction, as well as helpful summaries of each position in the conclusion. Notes: brand new from publisher! 100% satisfaction guarantee.
InterVarsity Press. Philosophy and Christianity make truth claims about many of the same things. But how are they related to one another? Four Views on Christianity and Philosophy introduces readers to four predominant views on the relationship between philosophy and the Christian faith and their implications for life.
Tracking provided on most orders. Condition: New. In the reader-friendly counterpoints format, this book helps readers to reflect on the strengths and weaknesses of each view and draw informed conclusions in this much-debated topic. Each author identifies the propositional relation between philosophy and Christianity along with a section devoted to the implications for living a life devoted to the pursuit of wisdom.
The contributors and views include:Graham Oppy—Conflict: Philosophy Trumps ChristianityK. They both claim to provide answers to the deep questions of life. Scott oliphint—covenant: christianity trumps philosophyTimothy McGrew—Convergence: Philosophy Confirms ChristianityPaul Moser—Conformation: Philosophy Reconceived Under ChristianityGeneral editors Paul M.
A Narrative of a Revolutionary Soldier: Some Adventures, Dangers, and Sufferings of Joseph Plumb Martin Signet Classics
Isbn13: 9780465069576. Notes: brand new from publisher! 100% satisfaction guarantee. InterVarsity Press. Tracking provided on most orders. Used book in Good Condition. Buy with confidence! Millions of books sold! Condition: New. With a new afterword by william chad stanley Here a private in the Continental Army of the Revolutionary War narrates his adventures in the army of a newborn country.