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Facing Facts

Realism in American Thought and Culture, 1850-1920
  • 405 Pages
  • 0.65 MB
  • English
Oxford University Press, USA
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7387924M
ISBN 100195106539
ISBN 139780195106534

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(God's Design for Sex #4) Your body and its sexual nature are beautiful and exciting gifts Facing Facts book God that He wants you to understand and appreciate. Reading Facing the Facts and talking about it with your parents will give you a better understanding of God's perfect design/5.

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In Facing Facts, David Shi provides the most comprehensive history to date of the rise of realism in American culture. He vividly captures the character and sweep of this all-encompassing movement--ranging from Winslow Homer to the rise of the Ash Can school, from Whitman to Henry James to Theodore Dreiser.

A good place to start. Published by User, 15 years ago. As a Christian Parent raised in a family that never discussed sex, I found this book (and the series) to be a great starting point. It hits all the right topics in a way that communicates a Christian view without using guilt or sounding preachy.5/5(4).

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The Facing the Facts: The Truth About Sex and You book was written to help you communicate comfortably and truthfully with your children. All the material from the earlier books: The Story of Me, Before I Was Born, and What's the Big Deal.

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Neale is currently Distinguished Professor of Philosophy and Linguistics and holder Alma mater: University College London, Stanford .I have all 4 books (The Story of Me, Before I Was Born, What's the Big Deal, and Facing the Facts) I have a 12, 10, and 5 year old.

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