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American Federalism and Public Policy
How the System Works

Anton, Thomas

A coherent analysis of the relationship between federalism and public policy in the U.S.

320 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1988
cloth 0-87722-577-X
EAN 978-0-87722-577-5


The American Perception of Class
Vanneman, Reeve, and Lynn Weber Cannon

This provocative book presents a new vision of the American working class

New in Paperback!
384 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1987
paper 0-87722-593-1
EAN 978-0-87722-593-5 


Arms and the Enlisted Woman
Stiehm, Judith Hicks

Explore the experience of American women in the military

352 pp • Fall 1988
cloth 0-87722-565-6
EAN 978-0-87722-565-2


Bass Line
The Stories and Photographs of Milt Hinton

Hinton, Milt, and David C. Berger

Experience the jazz world from the lens of Hinton's camera

328 pp • 10.5x9.5 • Fall 1988
cloth 0-87722-518-4
EAN 978-0-87722-518-8


Black Workers
A Documentary History from Colonial Times to the Present

Foner, Philip S., and Ronald L. Lewis, eds.

This acclaimed series provides a vast range of material on free Black labor

400 pp • Fall 1988
paper 0-87722-554-0
EAN 978-0-87722-554-6
cloth 0-87722-592-3
EAN 978-0-87722-592-8


A Critical Examination

Sprintzen, David

A comprehensive analysis in English of the thought of Albert Camus from a philosophical perspective

336 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1988
cloth 0-87722-544-3
EAN 978-0-87722-544-7

The Concept of the Spiritual
An Essay in First Philosophy

Smith, Steven G.

Analyzing the concept of the spiritual in the work of Presocratics through to a variety of twentieth-century philosophical perspectives

336 pp • Fall 1988
cloth 0-87722-553-2
EAN 978-0-87722-553-9

Conspicuous Production
Automobiles and Elites in Detroit, 1899-1933

Davis, Donald Finlay

Davis demonstrates how decisions and ambitions in the social community fed into the economic community

320 pp • Fall 1988
cloth 0-87722-549-4
EAN 978-0-87722-549-2


Customizing the Body
The Art and Culture of Tattooing

Sanders, Clinton R.

Describes the seven-year involvement of a sociologist in the world of tattoo culture

240 pp • 5.5x8.2 • Fall 1988
cloth 0-87722-575-3
EAN 978-0-87722-575-1

East End 1888
Life in a London Borough among the Laboring Poor

Fishman, W. J.

Documents in minute detail the social, political, and economic life in the notorious slums of East London

352 pp • Fall 1988
cloth 0-87722-572-9
EAN 978-0-87722-572-0


Freedom at Risk
Secrecy, Censorship, and Repression in the 1980s

Curry, Richard O., ed.

Indictment of the Reagan Administration's belief about the requirements of national security

448 pp • Fall 1988
cloth 0-87722-543-5
EAN 978-0-87722-543-0


The Health of the Republic
Epidemics, Medicine, and Moralism as Challenges to Democracy

Beauchamp, Dan E.

A link between the health of the American republic and the health of its citizens

312 pp • Fall 1988
cloth 0-87722-558-3
EAN 978-0-87722-558-4

Hegel's Dialectic
The Explanation of Possibility

Pinkard, Terry

A new interpretation of Hegel’s program that assesses his conception of the role of philosophy

272 pp • Fall 1988
cloth 0-87722-570-2
EAN 978-0-87722-570-6


Integrating the City of Medicine
Blacks in Philadelphia Health Care, 1910-1965

McBride, David

The origins and influence of black medical professionals and allied health workers in Philadelphia

320 pp • Fall 1988
cloth 0-87722-546-X
EAN 978-0-87722-546-1


Lawless Mind
Abelson, Raziel

Reconceptualizing the human mind in a mechanical society

209 pp • 5x8 • Fall 1988
cloth 0-87722-579-6
EAN 978-0-87722-579-9


Leadership, Conflict, and Cooperation in Afro-American Social Thought
Childs, John Brown

A reexamination of black social thought in terms of leadership style

224 pp • Fall 1988
cloth 0-87722-581-8
EAN 978-0-87722-581-2


The Libertarian Idea
Narveson, Jan

Is the libertarian position really as extreme as it is generally thought?

416 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1988
cloth 0-87722-569-9
EAN 978-0-87722-569-0


A Life in the Struggle
Ivory Perry and the Culture of Opposition

Lipsitz, George

The life story of a grassroots, civil rights activist

320 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1988
cloth 0-87722-550-8
EAN 978-0-87722-550-8


Moral Freedom
Olen, Jeffrey

A thoughtful defense of the irreducibly "personal" nature of morality

149 pp • Fall 1988
cloth 0-87722-578-8
EAN 978-0-87722-578-2


Morality, Philosophy, and Practice
Historical and Contemporary Readings and Studies

Edel, Abraham, Elizabeth Flower, and Finbarr W. O’Connor, eds.

The history of ethics and its methods

620 pp • Fall 1988
cloth 0-87722-591-5
EAN 978-0-87722-591-1


Muchachas No More
Household Workers in Latin America and the Caribbean

Chaney, Elsa M., and Mary Garcia Castro, eds.

An in-depth look at the sizeable population of women who are domestic workers in Latin America and the Caribbean

520 pp • Fall 1988
cloth 0-87722-571-0
EAN 978-0-87722-571-3


Nomads of the Present
Social Movements and Individual Needs in Contemporary Society

Melucci, Alberto, John Keane, and Paul Mier

A coherent and representative sample of Melucci’s most important essays

320 pp • Fall 1988
cloth 0-87722-599-0
EAN 978-0-87722-599-7


The Old Christian Right
The Protestant Far Right from the Depression to the Cold War

Ribuffo, Leo P.

Three strident anti-Semites grounded their prejudice and politics in devout Protestant faith

New in Paperback!
388 pp • Spring 1983
paper 0-87722-598-2
EAN 978-0-87722-598-0


A Pause on the Path
Silvers, Ronald

A travel diary in which photographs and expressionistic narrative draw the reader into an experience of monastic life in Buddhist Ladakh

208 pp • Fall 1988
cloth 0-87722-559-1
EAN 978-0-87722-559-1


Person to Person
Graham, George, and Hugh LaFollette, eds.

Presenting stimulating and divergent views on questions concerning morality in personal relationships

336 pp • Fall 1988
cloth 0-87722-576-1
EAN 978-0-87722-576-8


Philadelphia Stories
A Photographic History, 1920-1960

Miller, Fredric M., Morris J. Vogel, and Allen F. Davis

Photographic Philadelphia memories, volume 2

319 pp • 8x10 • Fall 1988
cloth 0-87722-551-6
EAN 978-0-87722-551-5


The Philosophy of Alain Locke
Harlem Renaissance and Beyond

Harris, Leonard, ed.

Important writings on cultural pluralism, value relativism, and critical relativism

344 pp • Fall 1988
cloth 0-87722-584-2
EAN 978-0-87722-584-3


Political Parties and Elections in the United States
Marti, Jose, Philip S. Foner, ed. and Elinor Randall, trans.

Cuban observations and analysis of U.S. elections and political parties

208 pp • Fall 1988
cloth 0-87722-604-0
EAN 978-0-87722-604-8


Producing Jazz
The Experience of an Independent Record Company

Gray, Herman

Explores the organization, ideologies, and social relations of an independent jazz recording company

184 pp • Fall 1988
cloth 0-87722-574-5
EAN 978-0-87722-574-4


Putting on Appearances
Gender and Advertising

Barthel, Diane

A lively critical analysis that reveals the overlooked and underestimated depth of cultural meaning behind contemporary American advertising

232 pp • Fall 1989
cloth 0-87722-528-1
EAN 978-0-87722-528-7
  Social Class in Modern Britain
Marshall, Gordon, David Rose, Howard Newby, and Carolyn Volger

An unrivalled empirical base to controversial issues in class theory

332 pp • Fall 1989
cloth 0-87722-585-0
EAN 978-0-87722-585-0


Social Darwinism
Science and Myth

Bannister, Robert C.
Revised Edition
New in Paperback!

292 pp • Fall 1988
paper 0-87722-566-4
EAN 978-0-87722-566-9

Technology and the Rise of the Networked City in Europe and America
Tarr, Joel A., and Gabriel Dupuy, eds.

About technology’s vital role in shaping the urban environment

360 pp • Fall 1988
cloth 0-87722-540-0
EAN 978-0-87722-540-9


Values and Value Theory in Twentieth-Century America
Essays in Honor of Elizabeth Flower

Murphy, Murray G., and Ivar Berg, eds.

Essays on moral philosophy written in honor of Elizabeth Flower's retirement

308 pp • Fall 1988
cloth 0-87722-557-5
EAN 978-0-87722-557-7


Women and Stepfamilies
Voices of Anger and Love

Maglin, Nan Bauer, and Nancy Schniedewind, eds.

Describes the unique and varied experiences of women in stepfamilies as told by the women themselves

448 pp • Fall 1988
cloth 0-87722-586-9
EAN 978-0-87722-586-7


Women of the New Right
Klatch, Rebecca E.

The first coherent picture of who joins such movements as the New Right and how they think

New in Paperback!
264 pp • Spring 1987
paper 0-87722-590-7
EAN 978-0-87722-590-4


Worktime and Industrialization
An International History

Cross, Gary, ed.

Examines the many-sided problem of worktime in American and European society

256 pp • Fall 1988
cloth 0-87722-582-6
EAN 978-0-87722-582-9


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