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An American Feminist in Palestine
 

An American Feminist in Palestine
The Intifada Years

Gluck, Sherna Berger

A personal journey forces the author to confront her Jewish identity and Western feminism

248 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1994
paper 1-56639-191-1
EAN 978-1-56639-191-7
cloth 1-56639-190-3
EAN 978-1-56639-190-0
 

Back to Earth
 

Back to Earth
Tomorrow's Environmentalism

Weston, Anthony

An environmentalism that restores humans' connection to Earth

216 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1994
paper 1-56639-237-3
EAN 978-1-56639-237-2
cloth 1-56639-236-5
EAN 978-1-56639-236-5
 

Bridging the Americas
 

Bridging the Americas
The Literature of Paule Marshall, Toni Morrison, and Gayl Jones

Coser, Stelamaris

A powerful argument for extending the boundaries of what is categorized as American literature

240 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1994
paper 1-56639-267-5
EAN 978-1-56639-267-9
cloth 1-56639-266-7
EAN 978-1-56639-266-2
 

Class of '66
 

Class of '66
Living in Suburban Middle America

Lyons, Paul

Tracing the lives of the apolitical, suburban youth of the 1960s

288 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1994
paper 1-56639-214-4
EAN 978-1-56639-214-3
cloth 1-56639-213-6
EAN 978-1-56639-213-6
 

Confronting the Margaret Mead Legacy
 

Confronting the Margaret Mead Legacy
Scholarship, Empire, and the South Pacific

Foerstel, Lenora, and Angela Gilliam, eds.

A multicultural outlook scrutinizing Mead's impace on Western anthropology

New in Paperback!
309 pp • Fall 1991
paper 1-56639-261-6
EAN 978-1-56639-261-7
 

Conversions
 

Conversions
A Philosophic Memoir

Rosenthal, Abigail L.

An autobiographical account illustrates the relationship between individuals and history

296 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1994
paper 1-56639-220-9
EAN 978-1-56639-220-4
cloth 1-56639-219-5
EAN 978-1-56639-219-8
 

Covering Accident Costs
 

Covering Accident Costs
Insurance, Liability, and Tort Reforms

Rahdert, Mark C.

The debate over the structure of tort law and victim compensation

264 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1994
paper 1-56639-233-0
EAN 978-1-56639-233-4
cloth 1-56639-232-2
EAN 978-1-56639-232-7
 

Deciding to Be Legal
 

Deciding to be Legal
A Maya Community in Houston

Hagan, Jacqueline Maria

Understanding the process of becoming legal from the perspective of an immigrant community

224 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1994
paper 1-56639-257-8
EAN 978-1-56639-257-0
cloth 1-56639-256-X
EAN 978-1-56639-256-3
 

Detroit Lives
 

Detroit Lives
Mast, Robert H., ed.

A story of spirit, growth, and survival in a city that reflects America's urban problems

368 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1994
paper 1-56639-226-8
EAN 978-1-56639-226-6
cloth 1-56639-225-X
EAN 978-1-56639-225-9
 

Eyes Without Country
 

Eyes Without Country
Searching for a Palestinian Strategy of Liberation

Dajani, Souad R.

A strategy of nonviolent civilian resistance for Palestinian sovereignty

256 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1994
paper 1-56639-241-1
EAN 978-1-56639-241-9
cloth 1-56639-240-3
EAN 978-1-56639-240-2
 

Feminist Organizations
 

Feminist Organizations
Harvest of the New Women's Movement

Ferree, Myra Marx, and Patricia Yancey Martin, eds.

Twenty-six original essays look at contemporary feminist organizations, how they've survived, the effects of their work, and where the women's movement is headed

488 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1994
paper 1-56639-229-2
EAN 978-1-56639-229-7
cloth 1-56639-228-4
EAN 978-1-56639-228-0
 

The First Suburban Chinatown
 

The First Suburban Chinatown
The Remarking of Monterey Park, California

Fong, Timothy P.

Ethnicity issues fuel internal strife as a community faces change

New in Paperback!
240 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1993
paper 1-56639-262-4
EAN 978-1-56639-262-4
 

For People and the Planet
 

For People and the Planet
Holism and Humanism in Environmental Ethics

Marietta, Jr., Don E., and Holmes Rolston III

A new environmental ethic calls for the protection of the Earth while recognizing the special nature of humans

256 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1994
paper 1-56639-247-0
EAN 978-1-56639-247-1
cloth 1-56639-246-2
EAN 978-1-56639-246-4
 

Gay and Lesbian Politics
 

Gay and Lesbian Politics
Sexuality and the Emergence of a New Ethic

Blasius, Mark

The making of gay and lesbian politics

240 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1994
paper 1-56639-174-1
EAN 978-1-56639-174-0
cloth 1-56639-173-3
EAN 978-1-56639-173-3
 

In Search of Parenthood
 

In Search of Parenthood
Coping with Infertility and High-Tech Conception

Lasker, Judith N., and Susan Borg

Gripping personal and professional accounts of methods of conception for everyone coping with infertility

Revised and Updated
240 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1994
paper 1-56639-259-4
EAN 978-1-56639-259-4
cloth 1-56639-258-6
EAN 978-1-56639-258-7
 

In the Place to Be
 

In The Place To Be
Guy Trebar's New York

Trebay, Guy, and Sylvia Plachy

All of New York is Guy Trebay's New York: the streets, the alleys, the chic shops, the zoo; the rappers, the drag queens, the kids in the public pool, the subway artist

384 pp • 5.5x8.5 • Fall 1994
paper 1-56639-208-X
EAN 978-1-56639-208-2
cloth 1-56639-278-0
EAN 978-1-56639-278-5
 

An India  in White America
 

An Indian in White America
Monroe, Mark, Carolyn M. Reyer, and Kenneth Lincoln

A Lakota Sioux overcomes personal struggles to help his community

256 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1994
paper 1-56639-235-7
EAN 978-1-56639-235-8
cloth 1-56639-234-9
EAN 978-1-56639-234-1
 

Individual Voices, Collective Visions
 

Individual Voices, Collective Visions
Fifty Years of Women in Sociology

Goetting, Ann, and Sarah Fenstermaker, eds.

Original essays by eighteen senior women sociologists on their diverse personal histories and professional experiences

376 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1994
paper 1-56639-251-9
EAN 978-1-56639-251-8
cloth 1-56639-250-0
EAN 978-1-56639-250-1
 

It Comes from the People
 

It Comes from the People
Community Development and Local Theology

Hinsdale, Mary Ann, Helen M. Lewis, and S. Maxine Waller

An Appalachian community develops a theology of liberation

400 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1994
paper 1-56639-212-8
EAN 978-1-56639-212-9
cloth 1-56639-211-X
EAN 978-1-56639-211-2
 

Jews and Gender
 

Jews and Gender
Responses to Otto Weininger

Harrowitz, Nancy A., and Barbara Hyams, eds.

International scholars examine the legacy of a turn-of-the-century self-hating Austrian Jew

352 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1994
paper 1-56639-249-7
EAN 978-1-56639-249-5
cloth 1-56639-248-9
EAN 978-1-56639-248-8
 

Managing Sickle Cell Disease in Low-
 

Managing Sickle Cell Disease in Low-Income Families
Hill, Shirley A.

A comprehensive account of SCD and its affect on low-income families

240 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1994
cloth 1-56639-188-1
EAN 978-1-56639-188-7
 

The New Asian Immigration in Los Angeles and Global Restructuring
 

The New Asian Immigration in Los Angeles and Global Restructuring
Ong, Paul, Edna Bonacich, and Lucie Cheng, eds.

How Asian immigration impacts the global economy

344 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1994
paper 1-56639-218-7
EAN 978-1-56639-218-1
cloth 1-56639-217-9
EAN 978-1-56639-217-4
 

New Social Movements
 

New Social Movements
From Ideology to Identity

Larana, Enrique, Hank Johnston, and Joseph R. Gusfield, eds.

Redefining the field of social movements

368 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1994
paper 1-56639-187-3
EAN 978-1-56639-187-0
cloth 1-56639-186-5
EAN 978-1-56639-186-3
 

No Easy Walk
 

No Easy Walk
Newark, 1980-1993

Stummer, Helen M.

A vivid portrayal of an American urban neighborhood

160 pp • 7x10 • Fall 1994
paper 1-56639-243-8
EAN 978-1-56639-243-3
cloth 1-56639-242-X
EAN 978-1-56639-242-6
 

Patriarchy on the Line
 

Patriarchy on the Line
Labor, Gender, and Ideology in the Mexican Maquila Industry

Tiano, Susan

Women working in U.S.-owned border factories transform their roles in the economy and culture

272 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1994
paper 1-56639-196-2
EAN 978-1-56639-196-2
cloth 1-56639-195-4
EAN 978-1-56639-195-5
 

Paying the Price
 

Paying the Price
Ignacio Ellacuria and the Murdered Jesuits of El Salvador

Whitfield, Teresa, and Alvara de Soto

An investigation of one of the morst tragic and divisive events in Latin American history

528 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1994
paper 1-56639-253-5
EAN 978-1-56639-253-2
cloth 1-56639-252-7
EAN 978-1-56639-252-5
 

Phillies '93
 

Phillies '93
An Incredible Season

Westcott, Rich

Relive the Phillies 1993 experience

224 pp • 7x10 • Fall 1994
paper 1-56639-231-4
EAN 978-1-56639-231-0
 

Poems Performance Pieces Proses Plays Poetics
 

Poems Performance Pieces Proses Plays Poetics
Schwitters, Kurt, Jerome Rothenberg, and Pierre Joris

The first book of Kurt Schwitters' writings translated into English

New in Paperback!
288 pp • 7x10 • Spring 1993
paper 1-56639-264-0
EAN 978-1-56639-264-8
 

Politics and the Class Divide
 

Politics and the Class Divide
Working People and the Middle Class Left

Croteau, David

Examining the impact of class status on political participation

320 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1994
paper 1-56639-255-1
EAN 978-1-56639-255-6
cloth 1-56639-254-3
EAN 978-1-56639-254-9
 

Race and Mixed Race
 

Race and Mixed Race
Zack, Naomi

A philosopher of mixed race contemplates racial identity in America

New in Paperback!
232 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1993
paper 1-56639-265-9
EAN 978-1-56639-265-5
 

Rebuilding a Low-Income Housing Policy
 

Rebuilding a Low-Income Housing Policy
Bratt, Rachel G.

A new strategy proposed for producing affordable housing for low-income people through non-profit community-based organizations

New in Paperback!
368 pp • Spring 1989
paper 1-56639-263-2
EAN 978-1-56639-263-1
 

Reinventing Cities
 

Reinventing Cities
Equity Planners Tell Their Stories

Krumholz, Norman, and Pierre Clavel

Interviews with planners devoted to the needs of the poor and working class

272 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1994
paper 1-56639-210-1
EAN 978-1-56639-210-5
cloth 1-56639-209-8
EAN 978-1-56639-209-9
 

The Solicitor General
 

The Solicitor General
The Politics of Law

Salokar, Rebecca Mae

Showing that increased politicization of the Justice Department makes the work of the nation's lawyer an integral component of executive policy-making

New in Paperback!
250 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1992
paper 1-56639-260-8
EAN 978-1-56639-260-0
 

The Sponsored Life
 

The Sponsored Life
Ads, TV, and American Culture

Savan, Leslie

Exposing advertising's inner workings

368 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1994
paper 1-56639-245-4
EAN 978-1-56639-245-7
cloth 1-56639-244-6
EAN 978-1-56639-244-0
 

Swing Era New York
 

Swing Era New York
The Jazz Photographs of Charles Peterson

Stokes, W. Royal, Don Peterson, and Stanley Dance

An intimate look at the teeming world of New York Swing in the '20s and '30s

232 pp • 10x8 • Fall 1994
cloth 1-56639-227-6
EAN 978-1-56639-227-3
 

Talking Health with Dr. Brian McDonough
 

Talking Health with Dr. Brian McDonough
McDonough, Brian P.

Leading experts answer commonly asked questions

264 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1994
cloth 1-56639-207-1
EAN 978-1-56639-207-5
 

Understanding Enterprise Liability
 

Understanding Enterprise Liability
Rethinking Tort Reform for the Twenty-First Century

Nolan, Virginia, and Edmund Ursin

Historical insights and a fresh perspective on the politics and possibilities for sensible tort reform

272 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1994
cloth 1-56639-230-6
EAN 978-1-56639-230-3
 

The Union Inspiration in American Politics
 

The Union Inspiration in American Politics
The Autoworkers and the Making of a Liberal Industrial Order

Amberg, Stephen

A sweeping reinterpretation of New Deal liberalism and industrial relations

368 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1994
cloth 1-56639-189-X
EAN 978-1-56639-189-4
 

Women of Japan and Korea
 

Women of Japan and Korea
Continuity and Change

Gelb, Joyce, and Marian Lief Palley, eds.

Original research on the changing roles of women in Japan and Korea

320 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1994
paper 1-56639-224-1
EAN 978-1-56639-224-2
cloth 1-56639-223-3
EAN 978-1-56639-223-5
 

Women Resisting AIDS
 

Women Resisting AIDS
Feminist Strategies of Empowerment

Schneider, Beth E., and Nancy E. Stoller

Original essays discuss the increasingly rapid spread of AIDS among women, including the responses of women of color, lesbians, and low-income women

352 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1994
paper 1-56639-269-1
EAN 978-1-56639-269-3
cloth 1-56639-268-3
EAN 978-1-56639-268-6
 

Working Poor
 

Working Poor
Farmworkers in the United States

Griffith, David and Ed Kissam with Jeromino Camposeco, Anna García, Max Pfeffer, David Runsten, and Manuel Valdes Pizzini

A highly readable national overview of migrant labor patterns

368 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1994
paper 1-56639-239-X
EAN 978-1-56639-239-6
cloth 1-56639-238-1
EAN 978-1-56639-238-9
 

World Without Words
 

World Without Words
The Social Construction of Children Born Deaf and Blind

Goode, David, and Irving Kenneth Zola

Exploring communication with children born deaf-blind

336 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1994
paper 1-56639-216-0
EAN 978-1-56639-216-7
cloth 1-56639-215-2
EAN 978-1-56639-215-0
 

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