Temple University PressFall 1993 Catalog
Home | Our Books | Contact Us | Place an Order | Media | Press Info | Links

Award-Winning Books

Bestsellers

Forthcoming Books

Recent Arrivals

Subject Index

Series Listing

Seasonal Catalogs

Study Guides
 

The Affordable City
 

The Affordable City
Toward a Third Sector Housing Policy

Davis, John Emmeus, ed.

Advocates and experts weigh the value of recent community-based, nonmarket housing programs

320 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1993
cloth 1-56639-109-1
EAN 978-1-56639-109-2
 

Asian American Panethnicity
 

Asian American Panethnicity
Espiritu, Yen Le

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

New in Paperback!
238 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1992
paper 1-56639-096-6
EAN 978-1-56639-096-5
 

Bernard Berenson and the Twentieth Century
 

Bernard Berenson and the Twentieth Century
Calo, Mary Ann

Berenson's legacy to modern art is revealed through his writings

288 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1993
paper 1-56639-117-2
EAN 978-1-56639-117-7
cloth 1-56639-116-4
EAN 978-1-56639-116-0
 


Beyond Formalism 

Beyond Formalism
Naming and Necessity for Human Beings

Rosenberg, Jay F.

An established theory of reference challenged and an original "epistemic" alternative offered

264 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1993
cloth 1-56639-118-0
EAN 978-1-56639-118-4
 

Beyond Morality
 

Beyond Morality
Garner, Richard

A philosopher proposes a blend of compassion, non-duplicity, and clarity about the use of language

424 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1993
paper 1-56639-108-3
EAN 978-1-56639-108-5
cloth 1-56639-076-1
EAN 978-1-56639-076-7
 

Black Power Ideologies
 

Black Power Ideologies
An Essay in African American Political Thought

McCartney, John T.

Tracing the course of Black Power Movements from the 18th century to the present

New in Paperback!
264 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1992
paper 1-56639-145-8
EAN 978-1-56639-145-0
 

Coping with Poverty
 

Coping with Proverty
Pentecostals and Christian Base Communities in Brazil

Mariz, Cecília Loreto

Evangelical religion plays a new role in the lives of Brazil's poor

208 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1993
paper 1-56639-113-X
EAN 978-1-56639-113-9
cloth 1-56639-112-1
EAN 978-1-56639-112-2
 

Creating a New World Economy
 

Creating a New World Economy
Forces of Change and Plans for Action

Epstein, Gerald, Julie Graham, Jessica Nembhard, and Samuel Bowles, eds.

Twenty-five economists set out the challenges posed by a global economy

496 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1993
paper 1-56639-054-0
EAN 978-1-56639-054-5
cloth 1-56639-053-2
EAN 978-1-56639-053-8
 

Critical Studies in Organization and Bureaucracy
 

Critical Studies in Organization and Bureaucracy
Fischer, Frank, and Carmen Sirianni, eds.

Approaches to organizational crises in the late twentieth century

Revised and Expanded Edition
704 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1993
paper 1-56639-122-9
EAN 978-1-56639-122-1
cloth 1-56639-121-0
EAN 978-1-56639-121-4
 

Day In, Day Out with Alzheimer's
 

Day In, Day Out with Alzheimer's
Stress in Caregiving Relationships

Lyman, Karen A.

Strategies that serve both providers and patients

264 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1993
paper 1-56639-098-2
EAN 978-1-56639-098-9
cloth 1-56639-097-4
EAN 978-1-56639-097-2
 

Defending Community
 

Defending Community
The Struggle for Alternative Redevelopment in Cedar-Riverside

Stoecker, Randy

A counter-culture urban community takes control of its redevelopment

328 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1993
paper 1-56639-128-8
EAN 978-1-56639-128-3
cloth 1-56639-127-X
EAN 978-1-56639-127-6
 

Drawing the Line
 

Drawing the Line
Life, Death, and Ethical Choices in an American Hospital

Gorovitz, Samuel

A moving and hard-hitting glimpse of daily reality at a major hospital

216 pp • 5.75x8.5 • Fall 1993
paper 1-56639-149-0
EAN 978-1-56639-149-8
 

Environmental Change
 

Environmental Change
Federal Courts and the EPA

O’Leary, Rosemary

An examination of the impact of federal court decisions on the policies and administration of the EPA

280 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1993
cloth 1-56639-095-8
EAN 978-1-56639-095-8
 

The Ethical Engineer
 

The Ethical Engineer
An 'Ethics Construction Kit' Places Engineering in a New Light

Schlossberger, Eugene

An "ethics construction kit" places engineering in a new light

296 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1993
paper 1-56639-057-5
EAN 978-1-56639-057-6
cloth 1-56639-056-7
EAN 978-1-56639-056-9
 

Evil and the Evidence for God
 

Evil and the Evidence for God
The Challenge of John Hick's Theodicy

Geivett, R. Douglas, and John Hick

A new theodicy embracing the Augustinian tradition of free will as the touchstone for evil

288 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1993
cloth 1-56639-094-X
EAN 978-1-56639-094-1
 

Farms, Mines, and Main Streets
 

Farms, Mines, and Main Streets
Uneven Development in a Dakota County

Tauxe, Caroline S.

An ethnographic study of the uneasy partnership between a community and corporate industry

288 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1993
cloth 1-56639-070-2
EAN 978-1-56639-070-5
 

The First Suburban Chinatown
 

The First Suburban Chinatown
The Remaking of Monterey Park, California

Fong, Timothy P.

Ethnicity issues fuel internal strife as a community faces change

240 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1993
cloth 1-56639-123-7
EAN 978-1-56639-123-8
 

Framing Blackness
 

Framing Blackness
The African American Image In Film

Guerrero, Ed

A challenge to Hollywood's one-dimensional images of African Americans

272 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1993
paper 1-56639-126-1
EAN 978-1-56639-126-9
cloth 1-56639-125-3
EAN 978-1-56639-125-2
 

From Redlining to Reinvestment
 

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

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

New in Paperback!
288 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1992
paper 0-87722-985-6
EAN 978-0-87722-985-8
 

Granville Hicks
 

Granville Hicks
The Intellectual in Mass Society

Levenson, Leah, and Jerry Natterstad

A biography of one of America's foremost Marxist literary critics

336 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1993
cloth 1-56639-104-0
EAN 978-1-56639-104-7
 

Heidegger and Jaspers
 

Heidegger and Jaspers
Olson, Alan M., ed.

Essays explore the relationship between two modern German philosophers

192 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1993
paper 1-56639-115-6
EAN 978-1-56639-115-3
cloth 1-56639-114-8
EAN 978-1-56639-114-6
 

Homeless in Paradise
 

Homeless in Paradise
A Map of the Terrain

Rosenthal, Rob

Steps toward understanding "street people" in Santa Barbara—and everywhere

280 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1993
paper 1-56639-130-X
EAN 978-1-56639-130-6
cloth 1-56639-129-6
EAN 978-1-56639-129-0
 

Islamic and European Expansion
 

Islamic and European Expansion
The Forging of a Global Order

Adas, Michael, ed.

Distinguished writers provide new approaches to cross-cultural history

400 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1993
paper 1-56639-068-0
EAN 978-1-56639-068-2
cloth 1-56639-067-2
EAN 978-1-56639-067-5
 

Latina Politics, Latino Politics
 

Latina Politics, Latino Politics
Gender, Culture, and Political Participation in Boston

Hardy-Fanta, Carol

Political organizing by men and women in Boston's Latino community

New in Paperback!
272 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1993
paper 1-56639-032-X
EAN 978-1-56639-032-3
 

Medical Malpractice
 

Medical Malpractice
Law, Tactics, and Ethics

McClellan, Frank M.

An experienced litigator lays out the essential issues

328 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1993
paper 1-56639-066-4
EAN 978-1-56639-066-8
cloth 1-56639-065-6
EAN 978-1-56639-065-1
 

The Neoconservative Mind
 

The Neoconservative Mind
Politics, Culture, and the War of Ideology

Dorrien, Gary

The life and times of a powerful ideological force in America

New in Paperback!
512 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1993
paper 1-56639-144-X
EAN 978-1-56639-144-3
 

Newcomers in the Workplace
 

Newcomers in Workplace
Immigrants and the Restructing of the U.S Economy

Lamphere, Louise, Alex Stepick, and Guillermo Grenier, eds.

Case studies capture the experiences, difficulties, and determination of immigrant workers

320 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1993
paper 1-56639-131-8
EAN 978-1-56639-131-3
cloth 1-56639-124-5
EAN 978-1-56639-124-5
 

The Origins of Southern Sharecropping
 

The Origins of Southern Sharecropping
Royce, Edward

Revised perspective on sharecropping

288 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1993
cloth 1-56639-069-9
EAN 978-1-56639-069-9
 

Orphanages Reconsidered
 

Orphanages Reconsidered
Child Care Institutions in Progressive Era Baltimore

Zmora, Nurith

A provocative re-examination of the ways private orphanages cared for children in need

256 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1993
cloth 1-56639-071-0
EAN 978-1-56639-071-2
 

Popular Organization and Democracy in Rio De Janeiro
 

Popular Organization and Democracy in Rio De Janeiro
A Tale of Two Favelas

Gay, Robert

Two political survival strategies in Brazilian slum neighborhoods

208 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1993
paper 1-56639-120-2
EAN 978-1-56639-120-7
cloth 1-56639-119-9
EAN 978-1-56639-119-1
 

Promising
 

Promising
Vitek, William

A contemporary philosopher takes an inventive look at the very human act of making promises

288 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1993
cloth 1-56639-052-4
EAN 978-1-56639-052-1
 

Race and Mixed Race
 

Race and Mixed Race
Zack, Naomi

A philosopher of mixed race contemplates racial identity in America

232 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1993
paper 1-56639-265-9
EAN 978-1-56639-265-5
cloth 1-56639-064-8
EAN 978-1-56639-064-4
 

Religion and Cultural Freedom
 

Religion and Cultural Freedom
Adams, E. M.

A major philosopher contemplates a culturally responsible religion

208 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1993
cloth 1-56639-051-6
EAN 978-1-56639-051-4
 

Rethinking Protestantism in Latin America
 

Rethinking Protestantism in Latin America
Garrard-Burnett, Virginia, and David Stoll, eds.

Latin America's growing evangelical movement sparks political and social change

240 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1993
paper 1-56639-103-2
EAN 978-1-56639-103-0
cloth 1-56639-102-4
EAN 978-1-56639-102-3
 

Running Scared
 

Running Scared
Masculinity and the Representations of the Male Body

Lehman, Peter

Literal and symbolic representations of the nude male body exposed as cultural taboos

256 pp • 6.5x9.25 • Fall 1993
paper 1-56639-222-5
EAN 978-1-56639-222-8
cloth 1-56639-099-0
EAN 978-1-56639-099-6
 

Schools and Social Justice
 

Schools and Social Justice
Connell, R. W.

A renowned educator speaks out for disadvantaged students

144 pp • 5x8.25 • Fall 1993
paper 1-56639-138-5
EAN 978-1-56639-138-2
cloth 1-56639-137-7
EAN 978-1-56639-137-5
 

Shelter Burden
 

Shelter Burden
Local Politics and Progressive Housing Policy

Goetz, Edward G.

A housing specialist describes the nationwide impact of innovative local housing policies

264 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1993
cloth 1-56639-055-9
EAN 978-1-56639-055-2
 

Sparks from the Anvil of Oppression
 

Sparks from the Anvil of Oppression
Philadelphia's African Methodists and Southern Migrants, 1890-1940

Gregg, Robert

How the African Methodist Churches in Philadelphia coped with the Great Migration

272 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1993
cloth 1-56639-063-X
EAN 978-1-56639-063-7
 

Technology Assessment
 

Technology Assessment
A Feminist Perspective

Morgall, Janine Marie

How gender analysis should inform technology assessment

264 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1993
paper 1-56639-091-5
EAN 978-1-56639-091-0
cloth 1-56639-090-7
EAN 978-1-56639-090-3
 

Tough Choices
 

Tough Choices
In Vitro Fertilization and the Reproductive Technologies

Stephenson, Patricia, and Marsden G. Wagner, eds.

The miracles of assisted conception undergo a reality check by international experts

192 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1993
cloth 1-56639-060-5
EAN 978-1-56639-060-6
 

Uruguay Nunca Más
 

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

New in Paperback!
360 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1992
paper 1-56639-146-6
EAN 978-1-56639-146-7
 

Vessels of Evil
 

Vessels of Evil
American Slavery and the Holocaust

Thomas, Laurence Mondekhai

A philosopher examines the moral evils visited upon African Americans and Jews

232 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1993
paper 1-56639-100-8
EAN 978-1-56639-100-9
cloth 1-56639-093-1
EAN 978-1-56639-093-4
 

Voices from the Catholic Worker
 

Voices from the Catholic Worker
Troester, Rosalie Riegle, ed.

Reflections on the past and future of a long-standing community

632 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1993
paper 1-56639-059-1
EAN 978-1-56639-059-0
cloth 1-56639-058-3
EAN 978-1-56639-058-3
 

Why Women are Oppressed
 

Why Women are Oppressed
Jónasdóttir, Anne G., and Kathleen B. Jones

A feminist of international standing strives toward a theory about the web of relations between the sexes

312 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1993
paper 1-56639-111-3
EAN 978-1-56639-111-5
cloth 1-56639-110-5
EAN 978-1-56639-110-8
 

Women and Film
 

Women and Film
A Sight and Sound Reader

Cook, Pam, and Philip Dodd, eds.

Contemporary essays capture images and issues, past and present

287 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1993
paper 1-56639-143-1
EAN 978-1-56639-143-6
cloth 1-56639-142-3
EAN 978-1-56639-142-9
 

Women of Color in U.S. Society
 

Women of Color in U.S. Society
Zinn, Maxine Baca, and Bonnie Thornton Dill, eds.

Women of color articulate shared experiences of subordination and survival

360 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1993
paper 1-56639-106-7
EAN 978-1-56639-106-1
cloth 1-56639-105-9
EAN 978-1-56639-105-4
 

Xuxa
 

Xuxa
The Mega-Marketing of Gender, Race, and Modernity

Simpson, Amelia

The Mega-Marketing of Gender, Race, and Modernity

256 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1993
paper 1-56639-107-5
EAN 978-1-56639-107-8
cloth 1-56639-101-6
EAN 978-1-56639-101-6
 

BACK TO TOP

Home | Our Books | Contact Us | Place an Order | Media | Press Info | Links
 © 2006 Temple University. All Rights Reserved.
Webmaster