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Across the Pacific
 

Across the Pacific
Asian Americans and Globalization

Hu-DeHart, Evelyn

How transnational relationships and interactions in Asian American communities are manifested

New in Paperback!
232 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1999
paper 1-56639-824-X
EAN 978-1-56639-824-4
 

Agricultural and Pastoral Societies in Ancient and Classical History
 

Agricultural and Pastoral Societies in Ancient and Classical History
Adas, Michael

An in-depth examination of the early history of humankind

376 pp • 7x10 • Fall 2000
paper 1-56639-832-0
EAN 978-1-56639-832-9
cloth 1-56639-831-2
EAN 978-1-56639-831-2
 

Atlanta
 

Atlanta
Race, Class, and Urban Expansion

Keating, Larry

Troubling stories about private interests over public development in Atlanta

248 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2000
paper 1-56639-821-5
EAN 978-1-56639-821-3
cloth 1-56639-820-7
EAN 978-1-56639-820-6
 

Before Roe
 

Before Roe
Abortion Policy in the States

Nossiff, Rosemary

A groundbreaking look at abortion politics among parties and interest groups

216 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 2000
paper 1-56639-810-X
EAN 978-1-56639-810-7
cloth 1-56639-809-6
EAN 978-1-56639-809-1
 

Bioethics in Social Context
 

Bioethics in Social Context
Hoffmaster, Barry C.

Arguing for—and against—the value and practice of ethnography in medicine

248 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2000
paper 1-56639-845-2
EAN 978-1-56639-845-9
cloth 1-56639-844-4
EAN 978-1-56639-844-2
 

The Disability Rights Movement
 

The Disability Rights Movement
From Charity to Confrontation

Fleischer, Doris Zames, and Frieda Zames

The struggle for disability rights in the U.S.

312 pp • 7x10 • Fall 2000
paper 1-56639-812-6
EAN 978-1-56639-812-1
cloth 1-56639-811-8
EAN 978-1-56639-811-4
 

Exiled Memories
 

Exiled Memories
Stories of Iranian Diaspora

Sullivan, Zohreh

A moving portrait of the Iranian émigré community grappling with life in the U.S.

328 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2000
paper 1-56639-843-6
EAN 978-1-56639-843-5
cloth 1-56639-842-8
EAN 978-1-56639-842-8
 

Extradition, Politics, and Human Rights
 

Extradition, Politics, and Human Rights
Pyle, Christopher

A compelling history of U.S. extradition

456 pp • 7x10 • Fall 2000
paper 1-56639-823-1
EAN 978-1-56639-823-7
cloth 1-56639-822-3
EAN 978-1-56639-822-0
 

Forgotten Conquests
 

Forgotten Conquests
Rereading New World History from the Margins

Verdesio, Gustavo

Re-reading Uruguay's colonial history

216 pp • 7x10 • Fall 2000
paper 1-56639-834-7
EAN 978-1-56639-834-3
cloth 1-56639-833-9
EAN 978-1-56639-833-6
 

From Puerto Rico to Philadelphia
 

From Puerto Rico to Philadelphia
Puerto Rican Workers and Postwar Economies

Whalen, Carmen

A history of Puerto Rican immigration to Philadelphia

328 pp • 7x10 • Fall 2000
paper 1-56639-836-3
EAN 978-1-56639-836-7
cloth 1-56639-835-5
EAN 978-1-56639-835-0
 

Habitat for Humanity®
 

Habitat for HumanityŽ
Building Private Homes, Building Public Religion

Baggett, Jerome

An interview study of Habitat for HumanityŽ as a voluntary organization and as a social form of religion

360 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2000
paper 1-56639-803-7
EAN 978-1-56639-803-9
cloth 1-56639-802-9
EAN 978-1-56639-802-2
 

Help Your Marriage Survive the Death of a Child
 

Help Your Marriage Survive the Death of a Child
Rosenblatt, Paul

Advice to couples and counselors about how to deal with the death of a child

200 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 2000
paper 1-56639-805-3
EAN 978-1-56639-805-3
cloth 1-56639-804-5
EAN 978-1-56639-804-6
 

Holy Leisure
 

Holy Leisure
Recreation and Religion in God's Square Mile

Messenger, Troy

An accessible account of the first permanent religious meeting ground in the U.S.

192 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2000
paper 1-56639-841-X
EAN 978-1-56639-841-1
 

Introduction to Animal Rights
 

Introduction to Animal Rights
Your Child or the Dog?

Francione, Gary L., and Alan Watson

A guidebook for examining our personal and ethical beliefs about human treatment of animals

Previously Announced
372 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2000
paper 1-56639-692-1
EAN 978-1-56639-692-9
cloth 1-56639-691-3
EAN 978-1-56639-691-2
 

Land of the Giants
 

Land of the Giants
New York's Polo Grounds

Thornley, Stew

A rich history of one of the most hallowed of former baseball parks

192 pp • 7x10 • Fall 2000
cloth 1-56639-796-0
EAN 978-1-56639-796-4
 

Larry Kane's Philadelphia
 

Larry Kane's Philadelphia
Kane, Larry, and Dan Rather

A first-hand look at Philadelphia's important events and people

280 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2000
cloth 1-56639-806-1
EAN 978-1-56639-806-0
 

Love's Revolution
 

Love's Revolution
Interracial Marriage

Root, Maria P.P.

A contemporary snapshot of interracial marriage

240 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2000
paper 1-56639-826-6
EAN 978-1-56639-826-8
cloth 1-56639-825-8
EAN 978-1-56639-825-1
 

The Maya Diaspora
 

The Maya Diaspora
Guatemalan Roots, New American Lives

Loucky, James, and Marilyn M. Moors

How Maya refugees found new lives in strange lands

248 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2000
paper 1-56639-795-2
EAN 978-1-56639-795-7
cloth 1-56639-794-4
EAN 978-1-56639-794-0
 

National Insecurity
 

National Insecurity
U.S. Intelligence After the Cold War

Eisendrath, Craig, foreword by Tom Harkin

Practical solutions for the reform of national security operations

New in Paperback!
296 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1999
paper 1-56639-848-7
EAN 978-1-56639-848-0
 

Out in the South
 

Out in the South
Dews, Carlos, and Carolyn Law

An absorbing collection of writings about gay and lesbian life in the South

256 pp • 7x10 • Fall 2000
paper 1-56639-814-2
EAN 978-1-56639-814-5
cloth 1-56639-813-4
EAN 978-1-56639-813-8
 

Paper Son
 

Paper Son
One Man's Story

Chin, Tung Pok, Winifred C. Chin, and K. Scott Wong

A rare, first person account of an experience shared by thousands of Chinese

184 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 2000
paper 1-56639-801-0
EAN 978-1-56639-801-5
cloth 1-56639-800-2
EAN 978-1-56639-800-8
 

Philadelphia's Cultural Landscape
 

Philadelphia's Cultural Landscape
The Sartain Family Legacy

Martinez, Katharine, and Page Talbott

A vividly illustrated history of a Philadelphia family dynasty of artists

211 pp • 8.5x11 • Fall 2000
cloth 1-56639-791-X
EAN 978-1-56639-791-9
 

Political Woman
 

Political Woman
Florence Luscomb and the Legacy of Radical Reform

Strom, Sharon Hartman

An absorbing biography of a woman who made politics the centerpiece of a long and useful life

352 pp • 7x10 • Fall 2000
paper 1-56639-819-3
EAN 978-1-56639-819-0
cloth 1-56639-818-5
EAN 978-1-56639-818-3
 

Prison Masculinities
 

Prison Masculinities
Sabo, Don, Terry Kupers, and Willie London

Activists, academics, and prisoners shed light on male hierarchy in prison and in society

296 pp • 7x10 • Fall 2000
paper 1-56639-816-9
EAN 978-1-56639-816-9
cloth 1-56639-815-0
EAN 978-1-56639-815-2
 

Sexual Strangers
 

Sexual Strangers
Gays, Lesbians, and Dilemmas of Citizenship

Phelan, Shane

One of the field's most innovative thinkers reconsiders the status of non-heterosexuals as citizens of the U.S.

232 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2000
paper 1-56639-828-2
EAN 978-1-56639-828-2
cloth 1-56639-827-4
EAN 978-1-56639-827-5
 

The Study of Religion in an Age of Global Dialogue
 

The Study of Religion in an Age of Global Dialogue
Swidler, Leonard, and Paul Mojzes

Answering questions about religion and its place in our lives and our world

240 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2000
paper 1-56639-793-6
EAN 978-1-56639-793-3
cloth 1-56639-792-8
EAN 978-1-56639-792-6
 

The Sum of Our Parts
 

The Sum of Our Parts
Mixed-Heritage Asian Americans

Williams-Leon, Teresa, Cynthia Nakashima, and Michael Omi

A groundbreaking look at mixed-heritage Asian Americans

296 pp • 7x10 • Fall 2000
paper 1-56639-847-9
EAN 978-1-56639-847-3
cloth 1-56639-846-0
EAN 978-1-56639-846-6
 

The Trial Lawyer's Art
 

The Trial Lawyer's Art
Schrager, Sam

The truth about courtroom craft

New in Paperback!
264 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1999
paper 1-56639-799-5
EAN 978-1-56639-799-5
 

Untidy Gender
 

Untidy Gender
Domestic Service in Turkey

Ozyegin, Gul

Interviews with Turkish maids yield surprising facts about class and gender roles

272 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2000
paper 1-56639-808-8
EAN 978-1-56639-808-4
cloth 1-56639-807-X
EAN 978-1-56639-807-7
 

The Woman I was Not Born to Be
 

The Woman I Was Not Born To Be
A Transsexual Journey

Brevard, Aleshia

An absorbing autobiography of a transsexual

272 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2000
paper 1-56639-840-1
EAN 978-1-56639-840-4
cloth 1-56639-839-8
EAN 978-1-56639-839-8
 

Women in 1900
 

Women in 1900
Gateway to the Political Economy of the 20th Century

Bose, Christine E.

An exploration of women's place in the U.S. political economy

272 pp • 5x8 • Fall 2000
paper 1-56639-838-X
EAN 978-1-56639-838-1
cloth 1-56639-837-1
EAN 978-1-56639-837-4
 

Yellow Journalist
 

Yellow Journalist
Dispatches from Asian America

Wong, William

What does it mean to be Asian American?

288 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2000
paper 1-56639-830-4
EAN 978-1-56639-830-5
cloth 1-56639-829-0
EAN 978-1-56639-829-9
 

Yellow Light
 

Yellow Light
The Flowering of Asian American Arts

Ling, Amy

Is there a distinctive Asian American creative sensibility?

New in Paperback!
384 pp • 7x10 • Spring 1999
paper 1-56639-817-7
EAN 978-1-56639-817-6
 

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