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Icarus In The Boardroom

ISBN 10 : 0195346599
ISBN 13 : 9780195346596

Americans have always loved risktakers. Like the Icarus of ancient Greek lore, however, even the most talented entrepreneurs can overstep their bounds. All too often, the very qual..

The Galaxy Is Rated G

ISBN 10 : 9780786488018
ISBN 13 : 0786488018

"These essays analyze the confluences of science fiction and children's visual media, handling such cultural icons as Flash Gordon, the Jetsons and Star Wars, as well as contempora..

Debt S Dominion

ISBN 10 : 9781400828500
ISBN 13 : 1400828503

Bankruptcy in America, in stark contrast to its status in most other countries, typically signifies not a debtor's last gasp but an opportunity to catch one's breath and recoup. Wh..

Opening Japan S Financial Markets

ISBN 10 : 9780415108447
ISBN 13 : 0415108446

Opening Japan's Financial Marketsexamines the failure of foreign banks to penetrate Japanese financial markets. It looks beyond simplistic arguments which blame stringent Japanese ..

Technology And Society

ISBN 10 : UOM:39015080814430
ISBN 13 :

An anthology of writings by thinkers ranging from Freeman Dyson to Bruno Latour that focuses on the interconnections of technology, society, and values and how these may affect the..

Sweet Dates In Basra

ISBN 10 : 9780061991431
ISBN 13 : 0061991430

“In this story of love and search for identity, Jessica Jiji succeeds fully in capturing passions, depth of feeling, and strong relationships beyond ethnic and religious differen..

Squeamish About Sushi

ISBN 10 : 0804838356
ISBN 13 : 9780804838351

What's uni and how do you eat it? What are "dancing shrimp" or tako yaki? Do you pick it up with your fingers? Dip it in sauce? And just what is that sauce? Dining in Japan can be ..