Browse / Law
Furfuryl Alcohol from Thailand 9780788120206

Furfuryl Alcohol from Thailand

An International Trade Investigation

ISBN-10: 0788120204
ISBN-13: 9780788120206
PUBLISHER: DIANE Publishing Company
Also available at Amazon.com
Note: Not guaranteed to come with supplemental materials (access codes, CDs, DVDs)
Product Description: An entirely new interpretation of one of the most seminal and widely read figures in the history of political thought, The Augustinian Imperative is also an archeological investigation into the intellectual foundation of liberal societies. William E. Connolly skillfully positions Augustine at the very center of debates about modernity and, by doing so, confirms the status attributed to Augustine by political and social theorists as a central intellectual figure for our time. In addition to exploring the Augustinian Imperative--"an intrinsic moral order susceptible to authoritative representation"--the author explicates Augustine's work with a lucidity and rhetorical power that makes it readily accessible to undergraduates, graduate students, and professional academics in a range of disciplines in the social sciences and humanities. "This slim volume of less than 200 pages by one of the most stimulating and perceptive political theorists working within the geography and archaeology of modern Western modernity, demonstrates in an intellectually exciting fashion the working of the power of negativity.... Connolly presents us with a brilliant paradox, the paradox of an anti-modern or at best dubiously modern Augustinian model subverting modernity itself by claiming to sustain it.... This book is very rich in both theoretical and moral insights, and must be welcomed as one of the most significant contributions to the current debate over the fate of modernity, its past as well as future, now threatening the foundation of the modern Western civilisation." --The Indian Journal of Social Science "A new book by Bill Connolly is always an event. Connollly's is amongst the most interesting, articulate and suggestive voices in contemporary American political theory." --Political Studies "Connolly sets Nietzsche loose on Augustine, in the service of a political ethic adequate to the post-modern state and society. He explores Augustine not by repudiating him but by opening up his texts to multiple interpretations, and by locating him as representative of the practices and self-understandings lodged in the hegemonic western moral order. Connolly's articulation of an alternative political- ethical practice is attentive to debts it sustains to its opponents, as well as to the ambiguities necessarily resident in all contenders on this terrain. Connolly's inspired reading is particularly useful to feminist readers for its exploration of the many ways in which Augustine's moral world is gendered. The Augustinian Imperative is a brilliant exposition of the relations between discursive codes, the sites of authority lodged within them, and the forms of identity they produce/prohibit/reveal." --Kathy E. Ferguson, University of Hawaii at Manoa "The great interest of William E. Connolly's book is the masterly way in which he shows the emergence and consolidation of the moral sensibility that has had a lasting influence in our culture and which only begins to fade away in a post-Nietzschean era. This book is not simply the history of a doctrine and its lasting effects; it also illuminates the pre-suppositions that made that doctrine acceptable and that governed the various substitutions. It truly belongs to what can be legitimately called 'the history of being.'" –Ernesto Laclau, University of Essex "This is not an easy book to summarise or reduce to a capsule form. It is very rich in both theoretical and moral insights, and must be welcomed as one of the most significant contribution to the current debate over the fate of modernity, its past as well as future, now threatening the foundation of the modern Western civilisation. It is relevant obliquely to our own borrowed debate on modernity in a situation in which modernity is, at best, to use a Derridian expression, a present absence." --K. Raghavendra Rao in The Indian Journal of Social Science This product is now available from: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc. Phone: 800-462-6420 Fax

Additional Details


PUBLICATION DATE:
PAGES: 34
CATEGORY: Law
Star

21 Day Unconditional Guarantee

any book, any reason
Out of stock

REVIEWS for Furfuryl Alcohol from Thailand


Select a star rating

FAQ'S

1. How do textbook rentals work?
It’s simple. Begin by searching for your textbook by ISBN (10 or 13-digit number that can be found on the back cover of each book), title, author or keyword. Next select how long you would like to rent the book then add it to your cart. Repeat for each book you’re looking for. After completing the order we’ll ship them to you and you’ll also receive a prepaid mailer. Return your books in the mailer by your rental due date.
2. Is renting a textbook better than purchasing it?
We offer both! You can buy or rent the book through Campus Book Rentals. It’s up to you to decide which option best meets your educational needs.
3. How do I track my order?
Login to your account here, you’ll see your current rentals listed textbook rentals listed with a yellow box that says “track”. Click the box to view the tracking number. *Not all books will have a tracking number since they may be sent from one of our partners. Tracking numbers will be updated as they become available.
4. How do I return my books?
When you rent textbooks from Campus Book Rentals you’ll receive a prepaid mailer. When it’s nearing your due date you’ll place your books inside the mailer and take it to the nearest USPS drop box or Post Office. If you don’t receive a mailer you can print a return label from your account. Return shipping is prepaid so please use either of the two methods to ensure they arrive at the correct facility.
5. Can I write or highlight in my book?
Of course! Just remember that future students will rent the same book after you, so please be respectful.
6. How much money can renting my books save?
It depends on the book. Generally renting textbooks can save you up to 80% compared to a new textbook.
7. Are Campus Book Rentals’ books the same as my bookstore’s?
Yes! We only ship US edition textbooks, which are the same as your campus bookstore.
8. Do access codes or other supplements come with a textbook rental?
One time use access codes and other supplemental materials are NOT included with rental books and must be purchased separately.
9. What if I don’t return my rental?
If your book rental is not returned by the due date, your credit card will be charged a non-return fee, equal to the replacement value for the book.
10. Can I purchase my book after I rent it?
Certainty! You’re only charged the difference between what you already paid and the value of the book at the time you initially rented. Login to your account and choose to purchase your book and it’ll walk you through the checkout process.

Textbook Rentals

We know that textbook rentals are the best way currently to distribute high quality textbooks, and we want to have you on board! Join over a million students that have saved money by renting! Not only is it better for you, but when you return it that book can go on to help even more students access affordable education. We're confident we offer the best value in rentals, but if you're not a believer you can always return your book for a no questions asked refund within 21 days.

Why Choose Us?

1. Campus Book Rentals pioneered the idea of textbook rentals, making prices significantly cheaper for every student while still maintaining the highest quality. We've been at it since 2007 and the entire industry has had to adapt to keep up.

2. Though keeping prices low has always been the goal, we can boast an excellent support team that has helped thousands of students get the best value for their education. Chat with them at 855-200-0021 or use our chat box.

3. We practice what we preach. We routinely read our own textbooks to further our own education while at work. We know that only with a well-educated team of individuals can we continue to change the industry for the better.

Make A Difference

At Campus Book Rentals our company is guided by a single question, "How are we making education more affordable?" We know that getting a college education is quickly becoming a rite of passage for students and is becoming more important every year. In order to make education more attainable for the 99%, we started renting textbooks so students could avoid high purchase prices and buyback programs. We know it's a better way, and we're going to show everyone how to make a college education affordable again.