Author: Susan Scarf Merrell
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0147516196
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Moving into the home of famed writer Shirley Jackson and her college professor husband during the summer of 1964, a graduate student and his pregnant wife forge an uneasy friendship with their hosts that is complicated by Jackson's ...


Author: Kaoru Mori
Publisher: Cmx
ISBN: 9781401217778
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"Shirley may be the hardest working maid around. The youngest, too! This collection of short stories presents a further exploration into the stratified world of English society, portrayed through the experiences of young maids.


Author: Charlotte Brontë
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Yet one day when Caroline drew near to rouse her, thinking she had lain long
enough, behold, as she looked down, Shirley's cheek was wet as if with dew :
those fine eyes of hers shone humid and brimming. "Shirley, why do you cry?"
asked Caroline, involuntarily laying stress on you. Miss Keeldar, smiled, and
turned her picturesque head towards the questioner. "Because it pleases me
mightily to cry," she said; "my heart is both sad and glad : but why, you good
patient child — why ...

Institutional Racism

Author: Shirley Better
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9780742560161
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Having outlined the causes and effects of institutional racism, the Better presents numerous strategies for individuals and groups to combat this pervasive social problem.

Shirley Jackson

Author: Bernice M. Murphy
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 0786423129
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DIANE LONG HOEVELER ...a rather haunted woman. She was a very strange
lady and she had all kinds of very strange ideas. She lived with a lot of bad
dreams.... She had all kinds of chips on her shoulder about life and about people
and about things. —Roger Strauss on Shirley Jackson Not many people who
knew her during her lifetime would dispute the editor Roger Strauss's opinion of
his client, Shirley Jackson. As a reading of her biography, Private Demons,
makes painfully ...

Institutions And Development

Author: M. M. Shirley
Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing
ISBN: 1848443994
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Both economic research and the history of foreign aid suggest that the largest barriers to development arise from a society's institutions - its norms and rules. This book explains how institutions drive economic development.