Search results for ‘Shawn Smith’
At the Edge of Sight: Photography and the Unseen
Shawn Michelle Smith examines how the advent of photography revolutionized perception, making what was once invisible visible, while also revealing the limitations of what can be seen.
The User’s Guide to the Human Mind: Why Our Brains Make Us Unhappy, Anxious, and Neurotic and What We Can Do About It
The inner workings of the human brain may be a great mystery, but the mind's true purpose has been verified time and time again: your brain is secretly conspiring against you to make you crazy. This guide explains the seemingly...
CAPS for Individuals with AS, Autism, and Related Disabilities: Integrating Best Practices Throughout the Student’s Day
Allows educators to understand how and when to implement an instructional program for students with autism spectrum disorders (ASD). This book addresses adequate yearly progress (AYP), response to intervention (RTI), and positive...
Photography on the Color Line: W.E.B. Du Bois, Race, and Visual Culture
An exploration of the visual meaning of the color line and racial politics through the analysis of archival photographs collected by W.E.B. Du Bois and exhibited at the Paris Exposition of 1900
Woman’s Guide to How Men Think: Love, Commitment, and the Male Mind
Offers a guide for women who want to learn the secrets of the elusive male mind. This book helps them understand why men think and see the world the way they do, and how to work with men to cultivate understanding and...
Pictures and Progress: Early Photography and the Making of African American Identity
Brings to light the wide-ranging practices of early African American photography, as well as the effects of photography on racialized thinking
The HR Answer Book: An Indispensable Guide for Managers and Human Resources Professionals
With changes in the economy, the job market, technology, and the law, human resources professionals and department managers alike face new challenges. This title addresses more than 200 questions that employers need to deal with,...
Pynchon and History
Interpreting the works of Pynchon, this book presents fresh insights of the author as a historical novelist, as a well as a writer with complex ideas on both histriographic representation and how historical knowledge is developed...
John Barrett is a man going nowhere. In his late 20's, he's stuck in a dead-end job with no friends and no future. When his best friend from college mysteriously resurfaces with news of a new wonder drug that replaces sleep, John...