Author: Adrienne Pine
Publisher: University of California Press
Keywords: hard, honduras, survival, drinking, working, violence
Number of Pages: 272
Published: 2008-05-07
List price: $50.00
ISBN-10: 0520255437
ISBN-13: 9780520255432

"Honduras is violent." Adrienne Pine situates this oft-repeated claim at the center of her vivid and nuanced chronicle of Honduran subjectivity. Through an examination of three major subject areas--violence, alcohol, and the export-processing (maquiladora) industry--Pine explores the daily relationships and routines of urban Hondurans. She views their lives in the context of the vast economic footprint on and ideological domination of the region by the United States, powerfully elucidating the extent of Honduras’s dependence. She provides a historically situated ethnographic analysis of

Authors:Lars Osberg, Pierre Fortin,
Publisher: Lorimer
Keywords: hard, hurts, canadians, inflation, zero, money, times
Number of Pages: 208
Published: 1998-01-01
List price: $19.95
ISBN-10: 1550286129
ISBN-13: 9781550286120

Following the recession of the early 1990s, the Canadian economy boomed under the moderate policies of the Bank of Canada. Why, then, would the Bank wish to return to a high-interest, hard-money approach?The eight independent economists featured in this volume argue that this shift could prove disastrous. They examine the rationale behind high interest rates, and argue that moderate policies on inflation and interest rates are essential to the creation of growth, and the reduction of unemployment and government deficits.Hard Money, Hard Times offers a series of lucid, independent analyses of t

Author: Robby Berman
Publisher: Hal Leonard
Keywords: hard, disk, recording, book, digital, creative, recorders, introduction, world
Number of Pages: 128
Published: 2003-11-01
List price: $19.95
ISBN-10: 0634057340
ISBN-13: 9780634057342

Be successful in the world of hard disk recorders! If you are new to hard disk recording, or if you’re just seeking more background knowledge, this book contains a wealth of information. Modern computer-based recording technology offers all sorts of inspiring tools, and the hard disk recorder is at the center of it all. This book takes you from the very beginning with an overview, to practical tips for taking advantage of the choices you have with this flexible recording system. Topics include: setting up a hard drive; how hard disk recordings work; principles of audio editing; nondestru

Author: G. R. Hard
Publisher: Books on Demand GmbH
Keywords: fragmente
Number of Pages: 80
Published: 2000-08-31
List price: unknow
ISBN-10: 3831101876
ISBN-13: 9783831101870

Author: Alex Sanchez
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing
Keywords: hard
Number of Pages: 240
Published: 2004-09-28
List price: $16.99
ISBN-10: 0689865643
ISBN-13: 9780689865640

Frederick is the shy new boy, and Xio is the bubbly chica who lends him a pen on the first day of class. They become fast friends -- but when Xio decides she wants to be more than friends, Frederick isn’t so sure. He loves hanging out with Xio and her crew, but he doesn’t like her that way. Instead he finds himself thinking more and more about Victor, the captain of the soccer team. But does that mean Frederick’s gay? He hopes not -- he sees how everyone makes fun of Iggy, a boy all the other kids think is gay. Frederick has to deal with some tough choices: Even though he is

Author: Guy Jacobs
Publisher: iUniverse, Inc.
Keywords: men, boiled, hard
Number of Pages: 180
Published: 2006-02-09
List price: $13.95
ISBN-10: 0595382444
ISBN-13: 9780595382446

Follow under-sexed, over-analytical university professor Dr. Benjamin Wise, fresh off a horrific break-up, on a journey to reawaken his libido. Set against the backdrop of Asian massage parlors, University hallways and West Village anarchy, Hard-Boiled Men provides an honest and hilarious account of single life in New York City. The book exposes men’s secret thoughts on the nature of love, marriage, and sexuality. Although Hard-Boiled Men is as likely to infuriate as entertain, Guy Jacobs’ account of promiscuity and debauchery on the road to love speaks to our eternal quest for intimacy

Author: Wayne Hoffman
Publisher: Carroll & Graf
Keywords: novel, hard
Number of Pages: 345
Published: 2006-04-17
List price: $14.95
ISBN-10: 0786716606
ISBN-13: 9780786716609

Moe Pearlman is famous throughout New York City for his superior oral sex skills. But in the late 1990s, Moe—a neurotic, twenty something writer—finds his favorite hobby under attack. A conservative mayor is closing down bathhouses, sex clubs, and adult theaters—and he’s doing it with the secret cooperation of Frank DeSoto, publisher of the only gay newspaper in town, a middle-aged man who made his fortune off gay men’s lust for sex and drugs but who, after losing his lover to AIDS, has become a moral crusader against such behaviors. As the sex crackdown escalates, Moe joins a group
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