A Rage for Order

A Rage for Order
Author: Robert F. Worth
Pages: 288
ISBN: 9780374710712
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Release: 2016-04-26
Editor: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Language: en

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The definitive work of literary journalism on the Arab Spring and its troubled aftermath In 2011, a wave of revolution spread through the Middle East as protesters demanded an end to tyranny, corruption, and economic decay. From Egypt to Yemen, a generation of young Arabs insisted on a new ethos of common citizenship. Five years later, their utopian aspirations have taken on a darker cast as old divides reemerge and deepen. In one country after another, brutal terrorists and dictators have risen to the top. A Rage for Order is the first work of literary journalism to track the tormented legacy of what was once called the Arab Spring. In the style of V. S. Naipaul and Lawrence Wright, the distinguished New York Times correspondent Robert F. Worth brings the history of the present to life through vivid stories and portraits. We meet a Libyan rebel who must decide whether to kill the Qaddafi-regime torturer who murdered his brother; a Yemeni farmer who lives in servitude to a poetry-writing, dungeon-operating chieftain; and an Egyptian doctor who is caught between his loyalty to the Muslim Brotherhood and his hopes for a new, tolerant democracy. Combining dramatic storytelling with an original analysis of the Arab world today, A Rage for Order captures the psychic and actual civil wars raging throughout the Middle East, and explains how the dream of an Arab renaissance gave way to a new age of discord.

A Rage for Order

A Rage for Order
Author: Robert F. Worth
Pages: 329
ISBN: 9781447240549
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Release: 2016-05-05
Editor: Pan Macmillan
Language: en

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In 2011, a wave of revolution spread through the Middle East as protesters demanded an end to tyranny, corruption and economic decay. From Egypt to Yemen, a generation of young Arabs insisted on a new ethos of common citizenship. Their bravery and idealism stirred observers around the world and led militant jihadists to worry that they had been superseded by a new and peaceful uprising. Five years later, the utopian aspirations of 2011 have darkened. In one country after another, brutal terrorists and dictators have risen to the top as old divides reemerge and deepen. Egypt has become a more repressive police state than ever before; Libya, Syria and Yemen endure civil war and the extremists of ISIS have spread chaos and carnage across the region, and beyond it. A Rage for Order tracks the tormented legacy of what was once called the Arab Spring. Writing with bold literary ambition, the distinguished New York Times correspondent Robert F. Worth introduces a riveting cast of characters. We meet a Libyan rebel who must decide whether to kill the torturer who murdered his brother; a Yemeni farmer who lives in servitude to a poetry-writing, dungeon-operating chieftain; two young Syrian women whose close friendship devolves into enmity as their sects go to war; and an Egyptian doctor who is caught between his loyalty to the Muslim Brotherhood and his hopes for a new, tolerant democracy. In a final chapter, Worth tells the moving story of the two eighty-something statesmen whose unlikely camaraderie allowed Tunisia to escape its neighbours' worst fates. Combining dramatic storytelling with an original analysis of the Arab world today, A Rage for Order captures the psychological and actual civil wars raging throughout the Middle East and explains how the dream of an Arab renaissance gave way to a new age of discord.

Rage for Order

Rage for Order
Author: Lauren Benton,Lisa Ford
Pages: 264
ISBN: 9780674972803
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Release: 2016-10-03
Editor: Harvard University Press
Language: en

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Lauren Benton and Lisa Ford find the origins of international law in empires, especially in the British Empire’s sprawling efforts to refashion the imperial constitution and reorder the world. These attempts touched on all the issues of the early nineteenth century, from slavery to revolution, and changed the way we think about the empire’s legacy.

Blessed Rage for Order

Blessed Rage for Order
Author: David Tracy
Pages: 270
ISBN: 9780226811291
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Release: 1996-03
Editor: University of Chicago Press
Language: en

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In Blessed Rage for Order, David Tracy examines the cultural context in which theological pluralism emerged. Analyzing orthodox, liberal, neo-orthodox, and radical models of theology, Tracy formulates a new 'revisionist' model. He considers which methods promise the most certain results for a revisionist theology and applies his model to the principal questions in contemporary theology, including the meanings of religion, theism, and of christology.

A Blessed Rage for Order

A Blessed Rage for Order
Author: Alex Argyros
Pages: 368
ISBN: UOM:39015024806211
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Release: 1991
Editor: Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press
Language: en

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Theorizing about the place of human culture in cosmic evolution

Popular Culture in the Age of White Flight

Popular Culture in the Age of White Flight
Author: Eric Avila
Pages: 308
ISBN: 9780520248113
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Release: 2006-04
Editor: Univ of California Press
Language: en

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"In Popular Culture in the Age of White Flight, Eric Avila offers a unique argument about the restructuring of urban space in the two decades following World War II and the role played by new suburban spaces in dramatically transforming the political culture of the United States. Avila's work helps us see how and why the postwar suburb produced the political culture of 'balanced budget conservatism' that is now the dominant force in politics, how the eclipse of the New Deal since the 1970s represents not only a change of views but also an alteration of spaces."—George Lipsitz, author of The Possessive Investment in Whiteness

The Rage of Dragons

The Rage of Dragons
Author: Evan Winter
Pages: 544
ISBN: 9780316489744
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Release: 2019-02-12
Editor: Orbit
Language: en

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Game of Thrones meets Gladiator in this blockbuster debut epic fantasy about a world caught in an eternal war, and the young man who will become his people's only hope for survival. ONE OF TIME MAGAZINE'S TOP 100 FANTASY BOOKS OF ALL TIME Winner of the Reddit/Fantasy Award for Best Debut Fantasy Novel The Omehi people have been fighting an unwinnable war for almost two hundred years. The lucky ones are born gifted. One in every two thousand women has the power to call down dragons. One in every hundred men is able to magically transform himself into a bigger, stronger, faster killing machine. Everyone else is fodder, destined to fight and die in the endless war. Young, gift-less Tau knows all this, but he has a plan of escape. He's going to get himself injured, get out early, and settle down to marriage, children, and land. Only, he doesn't get the chance. Those closest to him are brutally murdered, and his grief swiftly turns to anger. Fixated on revenge, Tau dedicates himself to an unthinkable path. He'll become the greatest swordsman to ever live, a man willing to die a hundred thousand times for the chance to kill the three who betrayed him. The Rage of Dragons launches a stunning and powerful debut epic fantasy series that readers are already calling "the best fantasy book in years." The BurningThe Rage of Dragons

Rage for Order

Rage for Order
Author: Austin Warren
Pages: 164
ISBN: UOM:39015014591658
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Release: 1948
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

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Man s Rage for Chaos

Man s Rage for Chaos
Author: Morse Peckham
Pages: 339
ISBN: UOM:39015007263133
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Release: 1967
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

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Rage

Rage
Author: Bob Woodward
Pages: 480
ISBN: 9781982131760
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Release: 2020-09-15
Editor: Simon and Schuster
Language: en

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Rage is an unprecedented and intimate tour de force of new reporting on the Trump presidency facing a global pandemic, economic disaster and racial unrest. Woodward, the #1 international bestselling author of Fear: Trump in the White House, has uncovered the precise moment the president was warned that the Covid-19 epidemic would be the biggest national security threat to his presidency. In dramatic detail, Woodward takes readers into the Oval Office as Trump’s head pops up when he is told in January 2020 that the pandemic could reach the scale of the 1918 Spanish Flu that killed 675,000 Americans. In 17 on-the-record interviews with Woodward over seven volatile months—an utterly vivid window into Trump’s mind—the president provides a self-portrait that is part denial and part combative interchange mixed with surprising moments of doubt as he glimpses the perils in the presidency and what he calls the “dynamite behind every door.” At key decision points, Rage shows how Trump’s responses to the crises of 2020 were rooted in the instincts, habits and style he developed during his first three years as president. Revisiting the earliest days of the Trump presidency, Rage reveals how Secretary of Defense James Mattis, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats struggled to keep the country safe as the president dismantled any semblance of collegial national security decision making. Rage draws from hundreds of hours of interviews with firsthand witnesses as well as participants’ notes, emails, diaries, calendars and confidential documents. Woodward obtained 25 never-seen personal letters exchanged between Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, who describes the bond between the two leaders as out of a “fantasy film.” Trump insists to Woodward he will triumph over Covid-19 and the economic calamity. “Don’t worry about it, Bob. Okay?” Trump told the author in July. “Don’t worry about it. We’ll get to do another book. You’ll find I was right.”

A Rage for Order

A Rage for Order
Author: Joel Williamson,Jod Williamson
Pages: 316
ISBN: 9780195040241
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Release: 1986-05-29
Editor: Oxford University Press
Language: en

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Traces the history of race relations, examines changing public attitudes, and tells the stories of those involved in Civil Rights movement

The Raven Order

The Raven Order
Author: B.A. Ross
Pages: 128
ISBN: 9781645442653
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Release: 2019-08-13
Editor: Page Publishing Inc
Language: en

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Throughout the nine known recorded Epoch Ages, nine-hundred years of history, there stands a bloodline that demands attention-the Kindred lineage-a divine ancestry linked to the blessed goddess Gaeanna herself. Cursed with a blood oath to rid Davarus of the goddess's betrayer-Rehab-each heir of the Kindred line is compelled to destroy him and his viral bloodthirsty people-the Revenants. After nine Epoch Ages, the line of Kindred has dwindled to near extinction. Leading up to the tragic kidnapping of his twin brother, Valen, the next heir of the Kindred bloodline-Divad Tarso-a powerful Magen and Commander of the Raven Order, is sent to rescue him. Betrayal befalls his team. Divad was cursed, infected by the Revenant plague with a deep lust for blood. As a result of uncontrollable circumstances that followed his infection, he was exiled from his knightly order. Now many years later, he has been reluctantly called upon, once again to serve his kingdom. His mission-to unravel a mysterious gathering of Revenants and extract any information he can-or so he is told. As he soon discovers, his betrayer lies in wait for him. Divad must muster his courage and come face to face with his brother's killer, the very Revenant that cursed him.

Rage for Order

Rage for Order
Author: Lauren Benton,Lisa Ford
Pages: 282
ISBN: 9780674737464
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Release: 2016-10-03
Editor: Harvard University Press
Language: en

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Lauren Benton and Lisa Ford find the origins of international law in empires, especially in the British Empire’s sprawling efforts to refashion the imperial constitution and reorder the world. These attempts touched on all the issues of the early nineteenth century, from slavery to revolution, and changed the way we think about the empire’s legacy.

A Rage for Order

A Rage for Order
Author: Frank Ormsby
Pages: 361
ISBN: UOM:39015029242842
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Release: 1992
Editor: Blackstaff Press
Language: en

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Rage Becomes Her

Rage Becomes Her
Author: Soraya Chemaly
Pages: 416
ISBN: 9781501189579
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Release: 2018-09-11
Editor: Simon and Schuster
Language: en

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***A BEST BOOK OF 2018 SELECTION*** NPR * The Washington Post * Book Riot * Autostraddle * Psychology Today ***A BEST FEMINIST BOOK SELECTION*** Refinery 29, Book Riot, Autostraddle, BITCH Rage Becomes Her is an “utterly eye opening” (Bustle) book that gives voice to the causes, expressions, and possibilities of female rage. As women, we’ve been urged for so long to bottle up our anger, letting it corrode our bodies and minds in ways we don’t even realize. Yet there are so, so many legitimate reasons for us to feel angry, ranging from blatant, horrifying acts of misogyny to the subtle drip, drip drip of daily sexism that reinforces the absurdly damaging gender norms of our society. In Rage Becomes Her, Soraya Chemaly argues that our anger is not only justified, it is also an active part of the solution. We are so often encouraged to resist our rage or punished for justifiably expressing it, yet how many remarkable achievements would never have gotten off the ground without the kernel of anger that fueled them? Approached with conscious intention, anger is a vital instrument, a radar for injustice and a catalyst for change. On the flip side, the societal and cultural belittlement of our anger is a cunning way of limiting and controlling our power—one we can no longer abide. “A work of great spirit and verve” (Time), Rage Becomes Her is a validating, energizing read that will change the way you interact with the world around you.

A Rage for Falcons

A Rage for Falcons
Author: Stephen Bodio
Pages: 208
ISBN: 0871088266
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Release: 1992-04-01
Editor: Westwinds Press
Language: en

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A beautifully written account of the people involved in the sport of falconry and of the magnificent birds of prey that are the objects of the author's fascination and devotion. Enhanced with original line drawings.

The Iron Wolves

The Iron Wolves
Author: Andy Remic
Pages: 464
ISBN: 9780857663566
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Release: 2013-12-31
Editor: Watkins Media Limited
Language: en

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Thirty years ago, the Iron Wolves held back mud-orc hordes at the Pass of Splintered Bones, and led a brutal charge that saw the sorcerer Morkagoth slain. This ended the War of Zakora, and made the Iron Wolves heroes. Now, a new terror stalks the realm. In hushed whispers, it is claimed the Horse Lady, Orlana the Changer, has escaped from the Chaos Halls and is building an army, twisting horses, lions and bears into terrible, bloody hunters, summoning mud-orcs from then slime and heading north to Vagandrak where, it said, the noble King Yoon has gone insane... After hearing a prophecy from a blind seer, aged General Dalgoran searches to reunite the heroes of old for what he believes will be the final battle. But as mud-orcs and twisted beasts tear through the land, Dalgoran discovers the Iron Wolves are no longer heroes of legend... Narnok is a violent whoremaster, Kiki a honey-leaf drug peddler, and Prince Zastarte a drinker, a gambler, amoral and decadent: now he likes to hear people scream as they burn... United in hate, the Iron Wolves travel to the Pass of Splintered Bones; and as half a million mud-orcs gather, General Dalgoran realises his grave error. Together, the Iron Wolves hold a terrible secret which has tortured them for three decades. Now, they only wish to be human again... File Under: Fantasy From the Paperback edition.

Complexity

Complexity
Author: Mitchell M. Waldrop
Pages: 380
ISBN: 9780671872342
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Release: 1993-09-01
Editor: Simon and Schuster
Language: en

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A look at the rebellious thinkers who are challenging old ideas with their insights into the ways countless elements of complex systems interact to produce spontaneous order out of confusion

Identifying Describing and Developing Teachers Who Are Gifted and Talented

Identifying  Describing  and Developing Teachers Who Are Gifted and Talented
Author: Van Sickle, Meta L.,Swanson, Julie D.,Bazler, Judith A.,Lubniewski, Kathryn L.
Pages: 302
ISBN: 9781522558804
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Release: 2018-12-07
Editor: IGI Global
Language: en

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Much of the research about teachers focuses on “those who can’t/don’t/aren’t good” in the classroom. However, teachers who are gifted and talented exist, but there has been little attention to date on the characteristics and practices of such teachers in the classroom. While few, the examples of research on positive teacher attributes include work on the “expert,” “authentic,” and “creative,” as well as examples of research on eminent adults. Identifying, Describing, and Developing Teachers Who Are Gifted and Talented is an essential reference source that discusses behaviors and traits in teachers who are considered gifted and talented as well as case studies on the identification and preparation of teachers who fall into this category. Featuring research on topics such as creative innovation, emotional intelligence, and skill development, this book is ideally designed for educators, administrators, researchers, and academicians.

Blow Your House Down

Blow Your House Down
Author: Gina Frangello
Pages: 336
ISBN: 9781640093171
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Release: 2021-04-06
Editor: Catapult
Language: en

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A New York Times Book Review Editors' Choice • A Good Morning America Recommended Book • A BuzzFeed Most Anticipated Book of the Year • A Lit Hub Most Anticipated Book of the Year • A Rumpus Most Anticipated Book of the Year • A Bustle Most Anticipated Book of the Month "A pathbreaking feminist manifesto, impossible to put down or dismiss. Gina Frangello tells the morally complex story of her adulterous relationship with a lover and her shortcomings as a mother, and in doing so, highlights the forces that shaped, silenced, and shamed her: everyday misogyny, puritanical expectations regarding female sexuality and maternal sacrifice, and male oppression." —Adrienne Brodeur, author of Wild Game Gina Frangello spent her early adulthood trying to outrun a youth marked by poverty and violence. Now a long-married wife and devoted mother, the better life she carefully built is emotionally upended by the death of her closest friend. Soon, awakened to fault lines in her troubled marriage, Frangello is caught up in a recklessly passionate affair, leading a double life while continuing to project the image of the perfect family. When her secrets are finally uncovered, both her home and her identity will implode, testing the limits of desire, responsibility, love, and forgiveness. Blow Your House Down is a powerful testimony about the ways our culture seeks to cage women in traditional narratives of self-sacrifice and erasure. Frangello uses her personal story to examine the place of women in contemporary society: the violence they experience, the rage they suppress, the ways their bodies often reveal what they cannot say aloud, and finally, what it means to transgress "being good" in order to reclaim your own life.