The Stop

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ISBN: 9781612193502
Release Date: 2013-10-01
Number of pages: 320
Author: Nick Saul
Publisher: Melville House

Download and read online The Stop in PDF and EPUB “[A] terrific book about a visionary post–food bank project.” —Michael Pollan THE INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER British super chef Jamie Oliver called it "amazing," writing that he'd traveled all over the world and never seen anything like it. New York Times food writer Mark Bittman called it "one of those forward-thinking groups pointing the way to the future of good food." Raj Patel, the critically acclaimed author of Stuffed and Starved, said he was "blown away" by it. So what is it? The Stop, a Community Food Centre that has revolutionized the way we combat hunger and poverty. Since community worker Nick Saul became the executive director of The Stop in 1998, it has been transformed from a cramped food bank to a thriving, internationally respected Community Food Centre. The Stop has flourished with gardens, kitchens, a greenhouse, farmers' markets and a mission to revolutionize our food system. In a voice that's "never preachy" (MacLean's), Saul and Curtis share what The Stop could mean for the future of food, and argue that everyone deserves a dignified, healthy place at the table. From the Trade Paperback edition.


Can t Stop Won t Stop

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ISBN: 1429902698
Release Date: 2007-04-01
Number of pages: 560
Author: Jeff Chang
Publisher: St. Martin's Press

Download and read online Can t Stop Won t Stop in PDF and EPUB Can't Stop Won't Stop is a powerful cultural and social history of the end of the American century, and a provocative look into the new world that the hip-hop generation created. Forged in the fires of the Bronx and Kingston, Jamaica, hip-hop became the Esperanto of youth rebellion and a generation-defining movement. In a post-civil rights era defined by deindustrialization and globalization, hip-hop crystallized a multiracial, polycultural generation's worldview, and transformed American politics and culture. But that epic story has never been told with this kind of breadth, insight, and style. Based on original interviews with DJs, b-boys, rappers, graffiti writers, activists, and gang members, with unforgettable portraits of many of hip-hop's forebears, founders, and mavericks, including DJ Kool Herc, Afrika Bambaataa, Chuck D, and Ice Cube, Can't Stop Won't Stop chronicles the events, the ideas, the music, and the art that marked the hip-hop generation's rise from the ashes of the 60's into the new millennium.


The Man Who Couldn t Stop

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ISBN: 9781447261780
Release Date: 2014-04-10
Number of pages: 288
Author: David Adam
Publisher: Pan Macmillan

Download and read online The Man Who Couldn t Stop in PDF and EPUB A Sunday Times Bestseller Have you ever had a strange urge to jump from a tall building, or steer your car into oncoming traffic? You are not alone. In this captivating fusion of science, history and personal memoir, writer David Adam explores the weird thoughts that exist within every mind, and how they drive millions of us towards obsessions and compulsions. David has suffered from OCD for twenty years, and The Man Who Couldn't Stop is his unflinchingly honest attempt to understand the condition and his experiences. What might lead an Ethiopian schoolgirl to eat a wall of her house, piece by piece; or a pair of brothers to die beneath an avalanche of household junk that they had compulsively hoarded? At what point does a harmless idea, a snowflake in a clear summer sky, become a blinding blizzard of unwanted thoughts? Drawing on the latest research on the brain, as well as historical accounts of patients and their treatments, this is a book that will challenge the way you think about what is normal, and what is mental illness. Told with fierce clarity, humour and urgent lyricism, this extraordinary book is both the haunting story of a personal nightmare, and a fascinating doorway into the darkest corners of our minds.


Allen Carr s Easy Way to Stop Smoking

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ISBN: 9781848582477
Release Date: 1985-05-16
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Author: Allen Carr
Publisher: Arcturus Publishing

Download and read online Allen Carr s Easy Way to Stop Smoking in PDF and EPUB 'If you follow my instructions you will be a happy non-smoker for the rest of your life.' That's a strong claim from Allen Carr, but as the world's leading quit smoking expert, Allen was right to boast! This classic guide to the world's most successful stop smoking method is all you need to give up smoking. You can even smoke while you read....


The Stop

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ISBN: 0791423816
Release Date: 1995
Number of pages: 154
Author: David Appelbaum
Publisher: SUNY Press

Download and read online The Stop in PDF and EPUB The central axis of The Stop is the secret turn of awareness by which we pass from ignorance to knowledge. The stop, then, is the spark of initiation, intense enough to arouse consciousness from its slumber and to motivate the difficult journey to a higher understanding. To stop is to begin a movement toward consciousness.


STOP THE WORLDS CHRONIC KILLERS

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ISBN: 9781477246085
Release Date: 2012-12-18
Number of pages: 190
Author: Tim Ekwulugo and Team link
Publisher: AuthorHouse

Download and read online STOP THE WORLDS CHRONIC KILLERS in PDF and EPUB Stop the worlds chronic killers, attempts to address various chronic diseases and how they can be prevented. The study also looked into how our life style and dietary habits earlier in life or presently can contribute towards these ailments. The authors have further acknowledged that some of the readers may have been cut up with these ailments and tried to address the early signs and symptoms of these ailments, which will serve as an early warning signs prior visiting a Doctor before it is too late. While it must be acknowledged that most would be readers may have been lucky enough to be exposed to some knowledge about these ailments, others may not have been that lucky and this study will provide the much needed answer. The authors have also looked into some medicinal values of some super foods, various vitamins and their individual benefits to health.


The New York City Police Department s Stop Frisk Practices

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ISBN: 0788187538
Release Date: 1999
Number of pages: 12
Author: Eliot Spitzer
Publisher: DIANE Publishing

Download and read online The New York City Police Department s Stop Frisk Practices in PDF and EPUB Canvasses 3 different perspectives on "stop and frisk" (S&F) police activity in NY City. Provides the legal definition of, and constitutional parameters for S&F encounters. Considers S&F from the perspective of both the N.Y. City Police Dept. (NYPD) and minority communities that believe they have been most affected by the use of S&F. S&F is also examined as part of the NYPD's training regimen and from the point of view of officers who have used the technique. Provides an assessment of the S&F tactic from the perspective of persons who have been "stopped," and commentary from persons who have observed the tactic's secondary effects. Comprehensive!!


Companion Classroom Activities for Stop Faking It

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ISBN: 9781936137435
Release Date: 2011
Number of pages: 225
Author: William C. Robertson
Publisher: NSTA Press

Download and read online Companion Classroom Activities for Stop Faking It in PDF and EPUB Never has it been so easy for educators to learn to teach physical science with confidence. Award-winning author Bill Robertson launched his bestselling Stop Faking It! series in 2002 with Force and MotionOCooffering elementary and middle school teachers a jargon-free way to learn the background for teaching physical science with confidence. Combining easy-to-understandOCoif irreverentOCoexplanations and quirky diagrams, Stop Faking It! Force and Motion helped thousands of teachers, parents, and homeschoolers conquer topics from NewtonOCOs laws to the physics of space travel. Now Companion Classroom Activities for Stop Faking It! Force and Motion proves an ideal supplement to the original bookOCoor a valuable resource of its own. The hands-on activities and highly readable explanations allow students to first investigate concepts, then discuss learned concepts, and finally apply the concepts to everyday situations. RobertsonOCOs wit and humor are sure to keep students and teachers entertained while they tackle topics such as acceleration, speed, and gravity. Each activity includes an objective, materials list, National Science Education Standards addressed, approximate completion time, and detailed step-by-step instructions. Student pages for recording observations and student evaluation questionnaires to help assess understanding are also provided."


Stop Caretaking the Borderline or Narcissist

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ISBN: 9781442220195
Release Date: 2013-02-07
Number of pages: 190
Author: Margalis Fjelstad
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers

Download and read online Stop Caretaking the Borderline or Narcissist in PDF and EPUB People with Borderline or Narcissistic Personality Disorders are master manipulators; Caretakers fall for them every time. This book helps Caretakers break the cycle and puts them on a new path of personal freedom, discovery, and self-awareness, through the use of real stories and practical suggestions from a seasoned therapist.


Stop

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ISBN: MINN:319510029277289
Release Date: 1985
Number of pages: 1
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Last Stop Paris

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ISBN: 0670881961
Release Date: 1998-01-01
Number of pages: 320
Author: Michael McLoughlin
Publisher: Michael McLoughlin

Download and read online Last Stop Paris in PDF and EPUB On March 29, 1971, a Canadian was found brutally murdered in a small Paris apartment. The victim, François Mario Bachand, was a radical member of the separatist Front de Libération du Québec (FLQ), the terrorist group that had been causing havoc in Canada, planting bombs and carrying out kidnappings. Bachand served a jail term in the early 1960s, and after his release he was considered a loose cannon, heartily despised by many associates. It was widely believed that the FLQ had killed one of its own. Twenty years after Bachand died in Paris, author Michael McLoughlin came across a single document in the National Archives of Canada that shed an eerie new light on the circumstances of Bachand's death. The murder, McLoughlin discovered, was not so simple after all. And the deeper he dug, the more complicated - and disturbing - the case became. Last Stop, Paris analyzes the shocking circumstances surrounding Bachand's murder. McLoughlin carefully reconstructs the secret meeting that determined Bachand's fate and the events that led to his assassination on the March day in Paris. It also follows the movements of the FLQ and the RCMP Security Service, and reveals the close international connections that tied revolutionary groups of the later 1960s and 1970s - from Cuba to Europe to the Middle East - to underground agents of the CIA, MI5, and French intelligence. A revealing look at the international web of terrorism and government intelligence, Last Stop, Paris is an explosive examination of the secrets, betrayals and violence that characterized the most tumultuous period in Canada's recent history.


Stop Kiss

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ISBN: 0822217317
Release Date: 2000
Number of pages: 64
Author: Diana Son
Publisher: Dramatists Play Service Inc

Download and read online Stop Kiss in PDF and EPUB THE STORY: A poignant and funny play about the ways, both sudden and slow, that lives can change irrevocably, says Variety . After Callie meets Sara, the two unexpectedly fall in love. Their first kiss provokes a violent attack that transfo


Advanced Vehicle Stop Tactics

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ISBN: 9781889031453
Release Date: 2001-01-01
Number of pages: 112
Author: Michael T. Rayburn
Publisher: Looseleaf Law Publications

Download and read online Advanced Vehicle Stop Tactics in PDF and EPUB Spans low to high-risk stops on a variety of vehicles including cars, trucks, campers, vans, buses and motorcycles. Learn to ID and leverage blind spots. Use "bluff call-outs" to your advantage. Understand vehicular angles of deflection - the safest way to position your vehicle. Ensure maximum tactical safety on every stop - recognize dangerous movements. Use the "half stop" approach to increase your effectiveness. Overcome the problems with tinted windows. Command Presence and Proper Voice Commands.


The Future of the Internet And How to Stop It

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ISBN: 0300145349
Release Date: 2008-10-01
Number of pages: 352
Author: Jonathan Zittrain
Publisher: Yale University Press

Download and read online The Future of the Internet And How to Stop It in PDF and EPUB This extraordinary book explains the engine that has catapulted the Internet from backwater to ubiquity—and reveals that it is sputtering precisely because of its runaway success. With the unwitting help of its users, the generative Internet is on a path to a lockdown, ending its cycle of innovation—and facilitating unsettling new kinds of control. IPods, iPhones, Xboxes, and TiVos represent the first wave of Internet-centered products that can't be easily modified by anyone except their vendors or selected partners. These “tethered appliances” have already been used in remarkable but little-known ways: car GPS systems have been reconfigured at the demand of law enforcement to eavesdrop on the occupants at all times, and digital video recorders have been ordered to self-destruct thanks to a lawsuit against the manufacturer thousands of miles away. New Web 2.0 platforms like Google mash-ups and Facebook are rightly touted—but their applications can be similarly monitored and eliminated from a central source. As tethered appliances and applications eclipse the PC, the very nature of the Internet—its “generativity,” or innovative character—is at risk. The Internet's current trajectory is one of lost opportunity. Its salvation, Zittrain argues, lies in the hands of its millions of users. Drawing on generative technologies like Wikipedia that have so far survived their own successes, this book shows how to develop new technologies and social structures that allow users to work creatively and collaboratively, participate in solutions, and become true “netizens.”


Back Off

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ISBN: 0671788566
Release Date: 1993-07-01
Number of pages: 380
Author: Martha Langelan
Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Download and read online Back Off in PDF and EPUB Women who have stopped harassment share successful retaliatory tactics, including administrative solutions in the workplace and formal lawsuits, and offer nine elements of a nonviolent direct confrontation. Original.