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February
The American Democracy, Texas Edition - Thomas E. Patterson, Gary M. Halter""There are a lot of bad republicans; there are no good democrats."--Ann Coulter" In today's climate of hyper-partisanship, blurred lines between political news, analysis, and entertainment, and outrageous comments from the chattering classes, who better than Tom Patterson to provide students with the tools and context to make informed judgments and become skilled political thinkers? Patterson's "The American Democracy" has long been a best seller for American government courses due to its insightful, readable, and balanced portrayal of the American political system. The 10th edition continues
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Personhood, Ethics, and Animal Cognition: Situating Animals in Hare's Two Level Utilitarianism - Gary E. VarnerDrawing heavily on recent empirical research to update R.M. Hare's two-level utilitarianism and expand Hare's treatment of 'intuitive level rules, ' Gary Varner considers in detail the theory's application to animals while arguing that Hare should have recognized a hierarchy of persons, near-persons, and the merely sentient
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All the Women of the Bible - Herbert LockyerThe Life and Times of All the Women of the Bible Dr. Herbert Lockyer provides a convenient commentary on all the named--and unnamed--women of the Bible, from Abi to Zipporah. You ll discover how the lives and character of different biblical women mirror the situations of women today. More than 400 concise, fact-filled entries provide fascinating and thought-provoking insights, whether you re conducting a Bible study group, speaking in public, or simply deepening your personal understanding of God s Word. Herbert W. Lockyer s "All" books give you life-enriching insights into the Bible. From