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Making Sense of the Social World: Methods of Investigation
Daniel F. Chambliss, Russell K. Schutt
Practices of Looking: An Introduction to Visual Culture
Marita Sturken, Lisa Cartwright
One Big Table: A Portrait of American Cooking: 600 recipes from the nation's best home cooks, farmers, pit-masters and chefs
Molly O'Neill
When the Emperor Was Divine
Julie Otsuka
A Place on the Corner (Fieldwork Encounters and Discoveries)
Elijah Anderson
I Speak English: A Guide to Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages-Listening, Speaking, Reading, Writing
Ruth J. Colvin
Classic Vegetarian Cooking from the Middle East & North Africa
Habeeb Salloum
Cultural Sociology: An Introduction
Les Back, Andy Bennett, Laura Desfor Edles, David Inglis, Ron Jacobs, Ian Woodward, Margaret Gibson
Violence in the City of Women: Police and Batterers in Bahia, Brazil
Sarah J. Hautzinger
The Teenage Liberation Handbook: How to Quit School and Get a Real Life and Education
Grace Llewellyn

The Winter Vegetarian: A Warm and Versatile Bounty

The Winter Vegetarian: A Warm and Versatile Bounty - Darra Goldstein I found some of the commentary and ingredient choices a little off (she follows a paragraph about monks hiding meat under vegetables with a proclamation that we don't need to hide our vegetables anymore? And puts brined olives or shiitake mushrooms into allegedly Russian foods - as a Russian person I can assure you that those are not traditional ingredients), but most of the book was well-written, informative, and even amusing at times. Many of the recipes sound fantastically delicious, although I may tweak a few here or there. I'm planning to make two recipes very soon, and will report back (if I remember...).