A twenty-first-century philosophical argument against mechanistic views of human life outlines expansive and advanced theories on human behavior to consider how humans are supremely different from all other species.
Based on original research and clinical experience, two experts in the field present a reassuring, empowering guide for parents that offers practical strategies for supporting girls as they enter puberty and helps them navigate through this complex stage of their lives.
Features 700 recipes from across the entire country, showcasing the diversity and flavors of Mexican cuisine.The book includes dishes such as Acapulco‐style ceviche, Barbacoa de Pollo from Hidalgo, Salsa Ranchera and Pastel Tres Leches, each with notes on recipe origins, ingredients and techniques.
The first complete biography about this remarkable singer's life reveals the challenges she confronted, from her growing up poor in a Pennsylvania coal mining town to her rise as a bebop singer in Detroit and New York City during the 1950s to her work as a recording artist and performer under the influence of and in performance with such jazz luminaries as Charlie Parker, George Russell, Lennie Tristano, Charles Mingus, Sonny Rollins, and Thelonious Monk. Jordan's views as a woman living the jazz life in an era of racial and gender discrimination while surrounded by those often struggling with the twin evils of alcohol and drug abuse are skillfully woven into the tapestry of the tale she tells.
Draws on extensive interviews and years of study to trace the story of Jorge Mario Bergoglio while sharing insights into how he will use papal influence to bridge challenging intersections between faith and politics.
An introduction to the popular Vietnamese sandwich shares dozens of recipes for classic through innovative modern varieties, including peppery grilled chicken, lemongrass pork, and coconut curry tofu.
The influential singer's road manager retraces Joplin's breakout performance at the Monterey Pop Festival in 1967, pivotal career decisions, appearance at Woodstock, attendance at her high-school reunion, and tragic final days.
In a combination of historical sleuthing and journalistic exploration on four continents, a renowned science writer takes readers on an adventure from prehistory to the modern era that follows the animal most crucial to the spread of civilization across the globe — the chicken.
Outlines scientific approaches to making aesthetically appealing, better-tasting drinks through an awareness of ingredient properties, sharing illustrated recipes and instructions for using specific equipment and techniques. Includes further reading, glossary, sources and recipe list. 35,000 first printing.
Presents recipes for a variety of cakes, discussing ingredients and techniques for such dishes as pound cakes, meringues, cheesecakes, and sponge cakes which have patterns and designs inside.
After finding a collection of her grandfather's letters, a journalist begins a search for the fate of the love he left behind in prewar Vienna six months after the Nazis took Austria.