Ordinary People

As we shall see below, during the Gilded Age, the majority of people were in need at times, and this reinforces the idea that our seven individuals and their families were “ordinary people.” (Having said this, please see Box 1.1 on ...

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Ordinary People
Language: en
Pages: 622
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-11-26 - Publisher: Trafford Publishing

So here then is the sixth part of our story, which takes us on a journey. Partly, this is a journey through time, beginning on the first day of the year 1500, where a wedding is taking place, and it is this journey that Victoria Tillington must make if she
Extraordinary, Ordinary People
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Condoleezza Rice
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-10-12 - Publisher: Crown

This is the story of Condoleezza Rice that has never been told, not that of an ultra-accomplished world leader, but of a little girl--and a young woman--trying to find her place in a sometimes hostile world, of two exceptional parents, and an extended family and community that made all the
In Praise of Ordinary People
Language: en
Pages: 290
Authors: M. Jacob, C. Secretan
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-12-17 - Publisher: Springer

The discipline of social history has still not given enough attention to the ways in which the perceptions and roles of "ordinary" people changed over time. In these fascinating British and Dutch cases, we see how the study of this evolution imparts historical texture and enables us to understand early
Ordinary People, Extraordinary Lives
Language: en
Pages: 286
Authors: Goody Niosi
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Heritage House Publishing Co

The Order of British Columbia was established in 1989 to recognize and honour ordinary citizens who have made a difference in the lives of others. Goody Niosi offers the stories of 17 of these recipients, from well-known people like Rick Hansen and Robert Bateman to lesser-known heroes, including Dr. Michael
Ordinary People and Extraordinary Evil
Language: en
Pages: 154
Authors: Fred E. Katz
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993-07-01 - Publisher: SUNY Press

Posits that our most ordinary behavior can lead us to participate in the most horrendous acts, perhaps even with zeal and joy, but certainly without remorse. Using the Holocaust as the pivotal example, examines the lives of the head of Auschwitz and a physician there, then the life of an