The Forest And The Trees

Author by : Allan G. Johnson
Language : en
Publisher by : Temple University Press
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Description : One sociologist's response to the hypothetical - the core insight with the greatest potential to change how people see the world and themselves in it. The book is an account of how sociological practice affects almost every aspect of life, from news headlines to the experience of growing older.


The Forest For The Trees

Author by : Betsy Lerner
Language : en
Publisher by : Pan Macmillan
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Description : No one is better qualifed to help with the writing process than a passionate editor with years of experience. Betsy Lerner, one of the most admired of American book editors, is such a one - and in this book she shares her editorial wisdom and provides a unique insider's understanding of the publishing process. From her long experience working with successful writers and discovering new voices, Betsy Lerner looks at different writer personality types; addresses the concerns of writers just getting started as well as those stalled mid-career; and describes the publishing process from the thrill of acquisition to the agony of the remainder table. Written with insight, humour and great common sense, this is the ultimate survival kit for writers everywhere.


Seeing The Forest And The Trees

Author by : Emilio F. Moran
Language : en
Publisher by : MIT Press
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Description : 'Seeing the Forest and the Trees' examines changes in land cover & land use in forested regions as major contributors to global environmental change.


The Forest And The Trees

Author by : Gordon Robinson
Language : en
Publisher by : Island Press
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Total Read : 67
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Description : Briefly traces the history of forestry, criticizes current timber industry pratices, and recommends a return to uneven-aged forest management.


The Forest In The Trees

Author by : Connie McLennan
Language : en
Publisher by : Arbordale Publishing, LLC
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Total Read : 77
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Description : It's common knowledge that coast redwoods are tall, tall trees. In fact, they are the tallest trees in the world. What most people don't know is that there is a whole other forest growing high in the canopy of a redwood forest. This adaptation of The House That Jack Built climbs into this secret, hidden habitat full of all kinds of plants and animals that call this forest home.


The Forest For The Trees

Author by : Betsy Lerner
Language : en
Publisher by :
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Total Read : 40
Total Download : 525
File Size : 40,7 Mb
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Description : No one is better qualified to help with the the writing process than a passionate editor with years of experience. Betsy Lerner, one of the most admired of American book editors, is such a one - and in this book she shares her editorial wisdom and provides a unique insider's understanding of the publishing process. From her long experience working with successful writers and discovering new voices, Betsy Lerner looks at different writer personality types; addresses the concerns of writers just getting started as well as those stalled mid-career; and describes the publishing process from the thrill of acquisition to the agony of the remainder table. Written with insight, humour and great common sense, this is the ultimate survival kit for writers everywhere.


The Forest For The Trees Revised And Updated

Author by : Betsy Lerner
Language : en
Publisher by : Penguin
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Total Read : 98
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Description : "The Forest for the Trees should become a permanent part of any writer's or editor's personal library." -The Seattle Times Quickly established as an essential and enduring companion for aspiring writers when it was first published, Betsy Lerner's sharp, funny, and insightful guide has been meticulously updated and revised to address the dramatic changes that have reshaped the publishing industry in the decade since. From blank page to first glowing (or gutting) review, Betsy Lerner is a knowing and sympathetic coach who helps writers discover how they can be more productive in the creative process and how they can better their odds of not only getting published, but getting published well. This is an essential trove of advice for writers and an indispensable user's manual to both the inner life of the writer and the increasingly anxious place where art and commerce meet: the boardrooms and cubicles of the publishing house.


The Forest Beyond The Trees

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Language : en
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Field Guide To The Forest Trees Of Uganda

Author by : James Kalema
Language : en
Publisher by : CABI
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Total Read : 64
Total Download : 448
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Description : This book is a guide for the identification of the indigenous forest trees of Uganda. It will be useful for those who wish to contribute towards the conservation of the forests or to plant indigenous trees. Information is provided on how to propagate and cultivate about 80 of the most valuable species. The book will be invaluable for botanists, foresters, rural development workers and members of the general public concerned about contributing to conservation and sustainable development in Uganda. Many of the species grow in neighbouring countries, so the book has relevance there too.


The Forest And The Trees

Author by : Allan Johnson
Language : en
Publisher by : Temple University Press
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Description : New Third Edition! If sociology could teach everyone just one thing, what would it be? The Forest and the Trees is one sociologist's response to the hypothetical-the core insight with the greatest potential to change how people see the world and themselves in relation to it. This Third Edition features: • Updated key references, data, resources, and examples, from global warming, Obama's election, and gay marriage to transgender/cisgender and the Occupy Movement • A glossary of terms • The short essays in Chapter 6, framed around the power of sociology, dig beneath easy and popular understandings to reveal what lies beneath • An additional analysis of how men's violence is made invisible even though most violence is perpetrated by men • Chapter 7's focus on sociology as a worldview with an analysis of the origins of white privilege