3 edition of Second-rate brains. found in the catalog.
|Series||A doubleday news book|
|LC Classifications||LA209.2 .L33|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||96|
|LC Control Number||58010028|
THE day after Ronald Reagan won his second term as president in , a doctoral student at Harvard University published his second book. “The Policy Game: How Special Interests and Ideologues. Tech books “The Shallows: What the Internet is Doing to Our Brains” by Nicholas Carr. No, this isn't some Luddite rant on why you should kill your computer -- though, it will certainly make you feel relieved that you're taking time away from the screen to enjoy your summer.
"The Joyful Wisdom," written in , just before "Zarathustra," is rightly judged to be one of Nietzsche's best books. Here the essentially grave and masculine face of the poet-philosopher is seen to light up and suddenly break into a delightful smile. The normal schools were also a brainchild of Mann and others of his generation. Teachers who defended the second-rate teacher-training institutions they had attended were “an infernal set of fools,” Stanton told Anthony. Indeed, Stanton concluded, the entire teaching profession was.
Keeping women’s names out of classroom, madrasa, or mosque records was just a broad interpretation of the concept of hijab. The term, commonly used to refer to women’s head coverings, in fact referred more generally to the modesty required by both men and women. In an effort to keep women shielded from public view, the lives and works of. Feed Summary. Titus lives in a near-future version of America, where science has advanced far enough to allow touristy space travel and about 70% of the population has what is called "the feed," an advanced form of the Internet combined with every social networking site you can possibly imagine—all implanted directly into people's heads.
After the Taliban
The assassination of Abraham Lincoln
A visit to Soviet science
Dr. David Livingstone: a bibliography.
Captain money and the golden girl
Sports Policy Factors Leading to International Sporting Success
Race, power, and resistance
Bibliography evaluation and measurement of thermal powerplant performance, 1926-March 1963.
Introduction to the history of civilization in England
The MBRAS book of over 1,600 Malay proverbs.
Directory to the furnishing trade.
Essays on questions of the day, political and social
Sorting fur, feathers, tails, and scales
Second-rate brains. [A factual, perceptive report by top scientists, educators, journalists, and their urgent recommendations. Noonan rips Rummy book: ‘Boring, second-rate, half-baked, mediocre’ It is the shame of this book that Don Rumsfeld lacks the brains to see it, or the guts to admit it."Author: Thomas E.
Ricks. Finally this book is meant as a guide for teachers, not for self-language learners. Teachers may gain some benefit from some of the ideas therein, if combined with a real language course, but I'll say it again - 32US is a lot to pay for information that is second hand, not only that, it's also second rate!Cited by: 5.
First-rate second-rate writer. Wham. The book socked me right where it does the most good. “What’s this?” I thought as my brains came to their senses, “Mickey Spillane as a literary author?” I could hardly shake the fuzz from my credulity. Don Carpenters Hard Rain Falling is the best novel Ive read this year.
Originally published inand long out of print, it has been brought back to readers in a handsome trade paperback edition by the New York Review Books Classics imprint, with a thoughtful introduction by Second-rate brains.
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J. Tolkien’s works, especially The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings, have a status so exalted in the shrinking canon of books that are actually read nowadays that it is all but unthinkable that any critic, scholar, or reader would regard them with an indifferent or condemnatory eye.
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