Temple University PressFall 1992 Catalog
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The 60s Experience
Hard Lessons About Modern America

Morgan, Edward P., and Howard P. Zinn

A compelling democratic vision that grounded Sixties movements and traces its evolution through concrete experiences

New in Paperback!
357 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1991
paper 1-56639-014-1
EAN 978-1-56639-014-9


Aesthetic Legacies
Krukowski, Lucian

The aesthetic theories of Kant, Schopenhauer, and Hegel are traced through modernism and postmodernism

264 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1992
cloth 0-87722-972-4
EAN 978-0-87722-972-8


Aesthetics of Environment
Berleant, Arnold

An engaging discussion of environment as aesthetic experience

256 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1992
cloth 0-87722-993-7
EAN 978-0-87722-993-3


AIDS, The Winter War
Kahn, Arthur D.

A powerful study of efforts to bring new drugs for AIDS to U.S. markets

224 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1992
cloth 1-56639-018-4
EAN 978-1-56639-018-7


Ain't Gonna Let Nobody Turn Me Round
The Pursuit of Racial Justice in the Rural South

Couto, Richard A.

An examination of individuals who enacted change in the status, opportunities, and treatment of African Americans in the rural South

New in Paperback!
440 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1991
paper 1-56639-004-4
EAN 978-1-56639-004-0


All Talk
The Talkshow in Media Culture

Munson, Wayne

The postmodern phenomenon of the talkshow and its place in American culture

288 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1992
cloth 0-87722-995-3
EAN 978-0-87722-995-7


Artifacts, Art Works, and Agency
Dipert, Randall R.

A philosophical theory about the nature of human creations, especially art works

288 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1992
cloth 0-87722-990-2
EAN 978-0-87722-990-2


Asian American Panethnicity
Espiritu, Yen Le

A case study of how cultural diversity among Asian Americans is subsumed for social and political advantage

238 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1992
cloth 0-87722-955-4
EAN 978-0-87722-955-1


Boundaries of Art
Novitz, David

A lively exploration of the complex relations between art and life

296 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1992
cloth 0-87722-928-7
EAN 978-0-87722-928-5


Cattle, Capitalism, and Class
Ilparakuyo Maasai Transformations

Rigby, Peter

An anthropologist explores the failure of rural development policies in pastoral societies

272 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1992
cloth 0-87722-954-6
EAN 978-0-87722-954-4


The Challenge of Restructuring
North American Labor Movements Respond

Jenson, Jane, and Rianne Mahon, eds.

An in-depth comparison of U.S. and Canadian economic restructuring

488 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1992
cloth 0-87722-981-3
EAN 978-0-87722-981-0


Cocaine Changes
The Experience of Using and Quitting

Waldorf, Dan, Craig Reinarman, and Sheigla Murphy

Over 200 in-depth interviews with heavy users document the dangers of cocaine, but the authors contend that the national hysteria over it is largely unfounded

New in Paperback!
336 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1991
paper 1-56639-013-3
EAN 978-1-56639-013-2


Consider and Hear Me
Voices from Palestine and Israel

Slapikoff, Saul A.

Interviews with Palestinian and Israeli peace activists reveal the tragedy of the Occupation and the meaning of "intifada"

240 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1992
paper 0-87722-983-X
EAN 978-0-87722-983-4
cloth 0-87722-982-1
EAN 978-0-87722-982-7


Credit Where It's Due
Development Banking for Communities

Parzen, Julia Ann, and Michael Hall Kieschnick

Lessons learned from successful development banks in U.S. communities

288 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1992
cloth 0-87722-811-6
EAN 978-0-87722-811-0


Death in the Dining Room and Other Tales of Victorian Culture
Ames, Kenneth L.

A richly illustrated and provocative discussion of Victorian culture through an exploration of common household goods

280 pp • 8.5x11 • Spring 1992
cloth 0-87722-891-4
EAN 978-0-87722-891-2


Democracy and Development in Latin America
Economics, Politics and Religion in the Post-War Period

Lehmann, David

The integration of three considerable topics for modern Latin American history

New in Paperback!
272 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1990
paper 1-56639-011-7
EAN 978-1-56639-011-8


Deviance and Medicalization
From Badness to Sickness

Conrad, Peter, and Joseph W. Schneider

A classic text on deviance is updated and reissued

Expanded Edition, with a new Afterword by the Authors
352 pp • 7x10 • Fall 1992
paper 0-87722-999-6
EAN 978-0-87722-999-5
cloth 0-87722-998-8
EAN 978-0-87722-998-8


The Early Colombian Labor Movement
Artisans and Politics in Bogota, 1832-1919

Sowell, David

A unique history of political activity by nineteenth-century Colombian artisans

272 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1992
cloth 0-87722-965-1
EAN 978-0-87722-965-0


Earth Muse
Feminism, Nature, and Art

Bigwood, Carol

A philosopher denounces the suppression of the feminine in Western culture

320 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1992
paper 0-87722-987-2
EAN 978-0-87722-987-2
cloth 0-87722-986-4
EAN 978-0-87722-986-5


Gaard, Greta, ed.

Feminist scholars and activists explore the relationships among humans, animals, and the natural environment

304 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1992
paper 0-87722-989-9
EAN 978-0-87722-989-6
cloth 0-87722-988-0
EAN 978-0-87722-988-9


Fighting Back in Appalachia
Traditions of Resistance and Change

Fisher, Stephen L., ed.

Citizen resistance and struggle in Appalachia since 1960

400 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1992
paper 0-87722-977-5
EAN 978-0-87722-977-3
cloth 0-87722-976-7
EAN 978-0-87722-976-6


For an Audience
Thom, Paul

A philosopher offers a way to evaluate performance art

256 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1992
cloth 0-87722-991-0
EAN 978-0-87722-991-9


The Fragile Bridge
Paterson Silk Strike, 1913

Golin, Steve

A full-length study of the creative collaboration between workers and activists in the 1913 Paterson silk strike

New in Paperback!
328 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1988
paper 1-56639-005-2
EAN 978-1-56639-005-7


From Redlining to Reinvestment
Squires, Gregory D., ed.

Community activists examine how formerly redlined communities have generated billions of dollars in reinvestment

288 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1992
cloth 0-87722-984-8
EAN 978-0-87722-984-1


Gender Thinking
Smith, Steven G.

The first comprehensive philosophical exploration of the concept of gender

384 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1992
paper 0-87722-964-3
EAN 978-0-87722-964-3
cloth 0-87722-963-5
EAN 978-0-87722-963-6


Hope and Dignity
Older Black Women of the South

Wilson, Emily Herring, Susan Mullally, and Maya Angelou

Twenty heart-felt narratives of survival and courage

New in Paperback!
224 pp • 7x9 • Spring 1983
paper 1-56639-017-6
EAN 978-1-56639-017-0


Richards, Norvin

A unique philosophical examination of what it means to be humble

240 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1992
cloth 0-87722-927-9
EAN 978-0-87722-927-8


Intention and Interpretation
Iseminger, Gary, ed.

A complete analysis of the postmodern debate on authorial intention

304 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1992
cloth 0-87722-971-6
EAN 978-0-87722-971-1


Jews Against Zionism
The American Council for Judaism, 1942-1948

Kolsky, Thomas A.

The first full-scale history of the only organized American Jewish opposition to Zionism during the 1940s

New in Paperback!
288 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1990
paper 1-56639-009-5
EAN 978-1-56639-009-5


Lesbian And Gay Marriage
Private Commitments, Public Ceremonies

Sherman, Suzanne, ed.

Personal narratives explore the issue of marriage for lesbian and gay couples in America

288 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1992
paper 0-87722-975-9
EAN 978-0-87722-975-9
cloth 0-87722-974-0
EAN 978-0-87722-974-2


The Libertarian Idea
Narveson, Jan

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

New in Paperback!
416 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1988
paper 1-56639-008-7
EAN 978-1-56639-008-8


Managing Contracted Services in the Nonprofit Agency
Administrative, Ethical, and Political Issues

Bernstein, Susan R., and Roger A. Lohmann

Interviews with nonprofit agency managers illuminate how welfare state mechanisms work in practice and in the tangled nature of bureaucracies

New in Paperback!
230 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1991
paper 0-87722-809-4
EAN 978-0-87722-809-7
Paradise Remade
Buck, Elizabeth

A rereading of Hawaiian history

288 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1992
cloth 0-87722-978-3
EAN 978-0-87722-978-0


The Politics of Life
Houston, Velina Hasu, ed.

Pioneering work by Asian American women playwrights

288 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1993
paper 1-56639-001-X
EAN 978-1-56639-001-9
cloth 1-56639-000-1
EAN 978-1-56639-000-2


Polka Happiness
Keil, Charles, Angeliki V. Keil, and Dick Blau

Interviews and photographs celebrate America's rollicking polka culture

288 pp • 8x10 • Fall 1992
cloth 0-87722-819-1
EAN 978-0-87722-819-6


Power, Process, and Popular Sovereignty
Mostov, Julie

A "process-oriented" outline of the relationship of power on the process of social choice

256 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1992
cloth 0-87722-970-8
EAN 978-0-87722-970-4


President and Congress
Executive Hegemony at the Crossroads of American Government

Spitzer, Robert J.

A lively, comprehensive account that demonstrates how contemporary controversies are grounded in law, history, and politics

320 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1992
cloth 1-56639-016-8
EAN 978-1-56639-016-3


Public Art in Philadelphia
Bach, Penny Balkin

A fascinating history of public art in Philadelphia narrated throughout with surprising anecdotes, biographical sketches, and more than 400 illustrations

288 pp • 8x10 • Fall 1992
cloth 0-87722-822-1
EAN 978-0-87722-822-6


Reading the Literatures of Asian America
Lim, Shirley Geok-lin, and Amy Ling, ed.

A unique collection of essays explores the diversity of Asian American literature from the 19th century to the present

384 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1992
paper 0-87722-936-8
EAN 978-0-87722-936-0
cloth 0-87722-935-X
EAN 978-0-87722-935-3


Religion and Economic Justice
Zweig, Michael, ed.

Original essays by distinguished contributors from economics, religious ethics, and biblical studies

New in Paperback!
272 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1991
paper 1-56639-003-6
EAN 978-1-56639-003-3


Religion and Radical Politics
An Alternative Christian Tradition in the United States

Craig, Robert H.

Leftist Christians and radical politics in American history

320 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1992
cloth 0-87722-973-2
EAN 978-0-87722-973-5


Rethinking College Athletics
Andre, Judith, and David N. James, eds.

Why do colleges have intercollegiate athletics? Why should colleges keep them? An examination of the values that are intrinsic to sport

New in Paperback!
257 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1990
paper 1-56639-002-8
EAN 978-1-56639-002-6


Schooling for "Good Rebels"
Socialist Education for Children in the United States, 1900-1920

Teitelbaum, Kenneth

The first history of American socialist education for children

304 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1992
cloth 0-87722-980-5
EAN 978-0-87722-980-3


Sisterhood Denied
Race, Gender, and Class in a New South Community

Janiewski, Dolores E.

Tracing the movement of black and white women between 1880 and 1940 from tobacco fields in the North Carolina Piedmont into Durham's textile, tobacco, and hosiery factories

New in Paperback!
272 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1984
paper 1-56639-006-0
EAN 978-1-56639-006-4


Street Addicts in the Political Economy
Waterston, Alisse

The moving first-person accounts of drug addicts on the streets of New York

304 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1992
cloth 0-87722-992-9
EAN 978-0-87722-992-6


To Save China, To Save Ourselves
The Chinese Hand Laundry Alliance of New York

Yu, Renqiu

Chinese laundry workers unite to fight racism and economic discrimination

253 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1992
cloth 0-87722-996-1
EAN 978-0-87722-996-4


Towards Better Problems
Weston, Anthony

A philosopher proposes a pragmatic approach to tackle contemporary moral problems

204 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1992
paper 0-87722-948-1
EAN 978-0-87722-948-3
cloth 0-87722-947-3
EAN 978-0-87722-947-6


Undaunted Psychologist
Brannigan, Gary G., and Matthew R. Merrens, eds.

Personal anecdotes dramatize the excitement and challenge of psychological research

320 pp • 6.5x9.25 • Fall 1992
cloth 1-56639-015-X
EAN 978-1-56639-015-6


Uruguay Nunca Más
Human Rights Violations, 1972-1985

Servicio Paz y Justicia, Elizabeth Hampsten, and Lawrence Wechsler

A graphic and horrifying report of human rights violations by the military dictatorship in Uruguay from 1973 to 1985

360 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1992
cloth 0-87722-953-8
EAN 978-0-87722-953-7


The Viable Polity
Lehman, Edward W.

New criteria for evaluating the interaction of state and society

296 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1992
cloth 0-87722-994-5
EAN 978-0-87722-994-0


We the People
Young, Alfred F., Terry J. Fife, and Mary E. Janzen

More than 200 artifacts illuminate the history of the American Revolution

265 pp • 10x8 • Fall 1992
paper 0-87722-938-4
EAN 978-0-87722-938-4
cloth 0-87722-937-6
EAN 978-0-87722-937-7


Who Knows
From Quine to a Feminist Empiricism

Nelson, Lynn Hankinson

Establishes a framework for a much-needed dialogue between feminist science critics and other scientists and scholars about the nature of science

New in Paperback!
336 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1989
paper 1-56639-007-9
EAN 978-1-56639-007-1


William James and the Reinstatement of the Vague
Gavin, William Joseph

A study of the concept of vagueness in the work of William James

240 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1992
cloth 0-87722-946-5
EAN 978-0-87722-946-9


The Women's Movements of the United States and Western Europe
Consciousness, Political Opportunity, and Public Policy

Katzenstein, Mary Fainsod, and Carol McClurg Mueller, eds.

Fills a gap in feminist scholarship by focusing on women’s movements and the different opportunities their political environments provide

New in Paperback!
366 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1987
paper 1-56639-012-5
EAN 978-1-56639-012-5


Women's Paid and Unpaid Labor
The Work Transfer in Health Care and Retailing

Glazer, Nona Y.

Self-service innovations have subsidized capitalism while increasing women's unpaid work

360 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1992
cloth 0-87722-979-1
EAN 978-0-87722-979-7


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