Temple University PressFall 1999 Catalog
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Arabs in America
 

Arabs in America
Building a New Future

Suleiman, Michael

Setting the record straight about Arab American culture

368 pp • 7x10 • Fall 1999
paper 1-56639-727-8
EAN 978-1-56639-727-8
cloth 1-56639-726-X
EAN 978-1-56639-726-1
 

Black Power, White Blood
 

Black Power, White Blood
The Life and Times of Johnny Spain

Andrews, Lori

A struggle to transcend race and find justice

352 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1999
paper 1-56639-750-2
EAN 978-1-56639-750-6
 

Crowding Out Latinos
 

Crowding Out Latinos
Mexican Americans in the Public Consciousness

Portales, Marco

A provocative study of Latino education, media representation, and Chicano literature

240 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1999
paper 1-56639-743-X
EAN 978-1-56639-743-8
cloth 1-56639-742-1
EAN 978-1-56639-742-1
 

Drumming for the Gods
 

Drumming for the Gods
The Life and Times of Felipe García Villamil, santero, palero, and abakuá

Velez, Maria Teresa

The world through the eyes of a master religious drummer

256 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1999
paper 1-56639-731-6
EAN 978-1-56639-731-5
cloth 1-56639-730-8
EAN 978-1-56639-730-8
 

Fishy Business
 

Fishy Business
Salmon, Biology, and the Social Construction of Nature

Scarce, Rik

Where does society end and nature begin?

272 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1999
paper 1-56639-729-4
EAN 978-1-56639-729-2
cloth 1-56639-728-6
EAN 978-1-56639-728-5
 

How Did You Get to Be Mexican?
 

How Did You Get to Be Mexican?
A White/Brown Man’s Search for Identity

Johnson, Kevin R.

A readable account of a life spent in the borderlands between racial identity

New in Paperback!
264 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1998
paper 1-56639-651-4
EAN 978-1-56639-651-6
 

Laboring for Rights
 

Laboring for Rights
Unions and Sexual Diversity Across Nations

Hunt, Gerald

A global look at labor unions and sexual minorities

328 pp • 7x10 • Fall 1999
paper 1-56639-718-9
EAN 978-1-56639-718-6
cloth 1-56639-717-0
EAN 978-1-56639-717-9
 

Making History Matter
 

Making History Matter
Dawidoff, Robert

A historian with a broad view of American culture's movers and shapers

304 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1999
paper 1-56639-749-9
EAN 978-1-56639-749-0
cloth 1-56639-748-0
EAN 978-1-56639-748-3
 

The Man in the Dugout
 

The Man in the Dugout
Baseball's Top Managers and How They Got That Way

Koppett, Leonard

A Hall of Fame sportsriter analyzes managers' stragegies

Expanded Edition
424 pp • 7x10 • Fall 1999
cloth 1-56639-745-6
EAN 978-1-56639-745-2
 

Marriage in a Culture of Divorce
 

Marriage in a Culture of Divorce
Hackstaff, Karla B.

The experience of married life in different eras

292 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1999
paper 1-56639-725-1
EAN 978-1-56639-725-4
cloth 1-56639-724-3
EAN 978-1-56639-724-7
 

My Father's Testament
 

My Father's Testament
Memoir of a Jewish Teenager, 1938-1945

Gastfriend, Edward, and Björn Krondorfer

An intimate account of the life of a Jewish boy during the Holocaust

187 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1999
paper 1-56639-735-9
EAN 978-1-56639-735-3
cloth 1-56639-734-0
EAN 978-1-56639-734-6
 

National Insecurity
 

National Insecurity
U.S. Intelligence After the Cold War

Eisendrath, Craig, and Tom Harkin

Practical solutions for the reform of national security operations

296 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1999
cloth 1-56639-744-8
EAN 978-1-56639-744-5
 

The Philadelphia Orchestra
 

The Philadelphia Orchestra
A Century of Music

Philadelphia Orchestra Assoc. and John Ardoin

Dedicated to the millions of people who have experienced the joy of The Philadelphia Orchestra

256 pp • 9x12 • Fall 1999
cloth 1-56639-712-X
EAN 978-1-56639-712-4
 

Re-Viewing James Baldwin
 

Re-Viewing James Baldwin
Things Not Seen

Miller, D. Quentin, and David Adams Leeming

A focus on Baldwin as an experimental writer

312 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1999
paper 1-56639-737-5
EAN 978-1-56639-737-7
cloth 1-56639-736-7
EAN 978-1-56639-736-0
 

Sisters on Screen
 

Sisters on Screen
Siblings in Contemporary Cinema

Reuschmann, Eva

A rare look at the construction of female identity in post-Sixties cinema

304 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1999
paper 1-56639-747-2
EAN 978-1-56639-747-6
cloth 1-56639-746-4
EAN 978-1-56639-746-9
 

Smuggled Chinese
 

Smuggled Chinese
Clandestine Immigration to the United States

Chin, Ko-lin, and Douglas S. Massey

The international traffic in human beings

296 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1999
paper 1-56639-733-2
EAN 978-1-56639-733-9
cloth 1-56639-732-4
EAN 978-1-56639-732-2
 

Striking Steel
 

Striking Steel
Solidarity Remembered

Metzgar, Jack

A middle-class son remembers his father's union and the steel strike of 1959

320 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1999
paper 1-56639-739-1
EAN 978-1-56639-739-1
cloth 1-56639-738-3
EAN 978-1-56639-738-4
 

The Struggle for Control of Public Education
 

The Struggle for Control of Public Education
Market Ideology vs. Democratic Values

Engel, Michael

A timely call for a return to democratic values in educational reform

223 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1999
paper 1-56639-741-3
EAN 978-1-56639-741-4
cloth 1-56639-740-5
EAN 978-1-56639-740-7
 

Sudden Death and the Myth of CPR
 

Sudden Death and the Myth of CPR
Timmermans, Stefan, and Bern Shen

Restoring dignity to sudden death

272 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1999
paper 1-56639-716-2
EAN 978-1-56639-716-2
cloth 1-56639-715-4
EAN 978-1-56639-715-5
 

Their Day in the Sun
 

Their Day in the Sun
Women of the Manhattan Project

Howes, Ruth H., Caroline C. Herzenberg, and Ellen C. Weaver

The hidden story of the contribution of women in the effort to develop the atomic bomb

280 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1999
cloth 1-56639-719-7
EAN 978-1-56639-719-3
 

Veils and Daggers
 

Veils and Daggers
A Century of National Geographic's Representation of the Arab World

Steet, Linda

Critically unpacks National Geographic's portrayal of the Arab World

224 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1999
paper 1-56639-752-9
EAN 978-1-56639-752-0
cloth 1-56639-751-0
EAN 978-1-56639-751-3
 

We Are a People
 

We Are a People
Narrative and Multiplicity in Constructing Ethnic Identity

Spickard, Paul, and W. Jeffrey Burroughs

The stories we tell about ourselves

304 pp • 7x10 • Fall 1999
paper 1-56639-723-5
EAN 978-1-56639-723-0
cloth 1-56639-722-7
EAN 978-1-56639-722-3
 

Women Living with Self-Injury
 

Women Living with Self-Injury
Hyman, Jane Wegscheider

A compassionate view of a stigmatized condition

248 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1999
paper 1-56639-721-9
EAN 978-1-56639-721-6
cloth 1-56639-720-0
EAN 978-1-56639-720-9
 

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