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Accent on Privilege
 

Accent on Privilege
English Identities and Anglophilia in the U.S.

Jones, Katharine W.

What happens when immigration, privilege, and Anglophilia collide?

304 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2001
paper 1-56639-901-7
EAN 978-1-56639-901-2
cloth 1-56639-900-9
EAN 978-1-56639-900-5
 

Across the Red Line
 

Across the Red Line
Stories from the Surgical Life

Karl, Richard C.

In the tradition of Lewis Thomas’ The Lives of a Cell, a beautiful book on what it’s like to be a surgeon

160 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 2001
cloth 1-56639-912-2
EAN 978-1-56639-912-8
 

Air Wars
 

Air Wars
The Fight to Reclaim Public Broadcasting

Starr, Jerold M.

An absorbing account of one of the most contentious battles for community media control ever waged in the U.S.

New in Paperback!
352 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2001
paper 1-56639-913-0
EAN 978-1-56639-913-5
 

The Black Female Body
 

The Black Female Body
A Photographic History

Willis, Deborah, and Carla Williams

Recovering a photographic legacy

240 pp • 9x12 • Fall 2001
cloth 1-56639-928-9
EAN 978-1-56639-928-9
 

Cinema 16
 

Cinema 16
Documents Toward a History of the Film Society

MacDonald, Scott

The history of Cinema 16—the nation’s first film society—through letters, programs, interviews, and the society’s own documents

488 pp • 7x10 • Fall 2001
paper 1-56639-924-6
EAN 978-1-56639-924-1
cloth 1-56639-923-8
EAN 978-1-56639-923-4
 

Crossroads, Directions, and a New Critical Race Theory
 

Crossroads, Directions, and a New Critical Race Theory
Valdes, Francisco, Jerome McCristal Culp, and Angela P. Harris

A powerful collection of original essays on the history of Critical Race Theory

440 pp • 7x10 • Fall 2001
paper 1-56639-930-0
EAN 978-1-56639-930-2
cloth 1-56639-929-7
EAN 978-1-56639-929-6
 

Democratic Theorizing from the Margins
 

Democratic Theorizing from the Margins
Brettschneider, Marla

A clear account of the lessons and theories of democratic culture

272 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2001
cloth 1-56639-921-1
EAN 978-1-56639-921-0
 

Desis in the House
 

Desis in the House
Indian American Youth Culture in New York City

Maira, Sunaina Marr

Making the desi scene in New York

256 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2001
paper 1-56639-927-0
EAN 978-1-56639-927-2
cloth 1-56639-926-2
EAN 978-1-56639-926-5
 

Fishers at Work, Workers at Sea
 

Fishers at Work, Workers at Sea
A Puerto Rican Journey through Labor and Refuge

Griffith, David, and Manuel Valdés Pizzini

The human dimension of globalized labor

280 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2001
paper 1-56639-911-4
EAN 978-1-56639-911-1
cloth 1-56639-910-6
EAN 978-1-56639-910-4
 

From Identity to Politics
 

From Identity to Politics
The Lesbian and Gay Movements in the United States

Rimmerman, Craig

A compelling critique of the gay and lesbian movements in the U.S. and the limits of identity politics

256 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2001
paper 1-56639-905-X
EAN 978-1-56639-905-0
cloth 1-56639-904-1
EAN 978-1-56639-904-3
 

I Wanna Be Me
 

I Wanna Be Me
Rock Music and the Politics of Identity

Gracyk, Theodore

From the Sex Pistols and Eminem to Bonnie Raitt and Ani DiFranco, rockers contribute to our cultural capital

304 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2001
paper 1-56639-903-3
EAN 978-1-56639-903-6
cloth 1-56639-902-5
EAN 978-1-56639-902-9
 

In Transit
 

In Transit
The Transport Workers Union in New York City, 1933-1966

Freeman, Joshua B.

An award-winning history of the Transport Workers Union, and an example of radical organizing in action

464 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2001
paper 1-56639-922-X
EAN 978-1-56639-922-7
 

The Making of Asian America through Political Participation
 

The Making of Asian America through Political Participation
Lien, Pei-te

A fascinating look at how race ethnicity and transnationalism help construct a complex American electorate

312 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2001
paper 1-56639-895-9
EAN 978-1-56639-895-4
cloth 1-56639-894-0
EAN 978-1-56639-894-7
 

Migration, Transnationalization, and Race in a Changing New York
 

Migration, Transnationalization, and Race in a Changing New York
Cordero-Guzmán, Héctor R., Robert C. Smith, and Ramón Grosfoguel

An examination of the complex forces that shape the contemporary immigration experience in New York City

320 pp • 7x10 • Fall 2001
paper 1-56639-888-6
EAN 978-1-56639-888-6
cloth 1-56639-887-8
EAN 978-1-56639-887-9
 

More than Black?
 

More Than Black?
Multiracial Identity and the New Racial Order

Reginald, Daniel G.

Dismantling the edifice of white supremacy

280 pp • 7x10 • Fall 2001
paper 1-56639-909-2
EAN 978-1-56639-909-8
cloth 1-56639-908-4
EAN 978-1-56639-908-1
 

Moving Up and Moving Out
 

Moving Up and Out
Poverty, Education, and the Single Parent Family

Holyfield, Lori

Focusing on single women with children in poverty and the obstacles they encounter in trying to change their lives and class position

184 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 2001
paper 1-56639-915-7
EAN 978-1-56639-915-9
cloth 1-56639-914-9
EAN 978-1-56639-914-2
 

The Paradox of Natural Mothering
 

The Paradox of Natural Mothering
Bobel, Chris

An intimate view of the family next door

240 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 2001
paper 1-56639-907-6
EAN 978-1-56639-907-4
cloth 1-56639-906-8
EAN 978-1-56639-906-7
 

Shifting Borders
 

Shifting Borders
Rhetoric, Immigration, and California's Proposition 187

Ono, Kent A., and John M. Sloop

Learning the lessons of California Proposition 187

264 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2001
paper 1-56639-917-3
EAN 978-1-56639-917-3
cloth 1-56639-916-5
EAN 978-1-56639-916-6
 

The Sign of the Burger
 

The Sign of the Burger
McDonald's and the Culture of Power

Kincheloe, Joe L.

A refreshingly sophisticated yet readable examination of the power of American culture—and burgers

240 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 2001
paper 1-56639-932-7
EAN 978-1-56639-932-6
cloth 1-56639-931-9
EAN 978-1-56639-931-9
 

Society and Legal Change
 

Society and Legal Change
Watson, Alan, and Paul Finkelman

A noted scholar tackles dysfunctional law

Second Edition
168 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 2001
paper 1-56639-920-3
EAN 978-1-56639-920-3
cloth 1-56639-919-X
EAN 978-1-56639-919-7
 

We Can't Eat Prestige
 

We Can't Eat Prestige
The Women Who Organized Harvard

Hoerr, John

The story of a 15-year fight to form a union of office and lab workers at Harvard University

New in Paperback!
280 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1997
paper 1-56639-925-4
EAN 978-1-56639-925-8
 

The Wild Animal Story

The Wild Animal Story
Lutts, Ralph H.

An anthology of some of the most celebrated animal stories ever collected

New in Paperback!
328 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1998
paper 1-56639-918-1
EAN 978-1-56639-918-0
 

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