Temple University PressFall 2005 Catalog
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The African American Jeremiad

The African American Jeremiad
Appeals for Justice in America

Howard-Pitney, David

An enduring verbal tradition links African American leaders from Frederick Douglass to Malcolm X to Alan Keyes

Revised and Expanded Edition
288 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 2005
paper 1-59213-415-7
EAN 978-1-59213-415-1
cloth 1-59213-328-2
EAN 978-1-59213-328-4

Animal Passions and Beastly Virtues

Animal Passions and Beastly Virtues
Reflections on Redecorating Nature

Bekoff, Marc, foreword by Jane Goodall

An engaging, thoughtful look at the science and ethics of research into animal behavior

320 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2005
paper 1-59213-348-7
EAN 978-1-59213-348-2
cloth 1-59213-347-9
EAN 978-1-59213-347-5

Art in Cinema

Art in Cinema
Documents Toward a History of the Film Society

MacDonald, Scott

Fascinating documentation of one of the most important film societies in American history

320 pp • 7x10 • Fall 2005
cloth 1-59213-425-4
EAN 978-1-59213-425-0

Chinese American Transnationalism

Chinese American Transnationalism
The Flow of People, Resources, and Ideas between China and America during the Exclusion Era

edited by Chan, Sucheng

The third volume in a trilogy that offers the most comprehensive account to date of the Chinese American experience during the exclusion era

312 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2005
paper 1-59213-435-1
EAN 978-1-59213-435-9
cloth 1-59213-434-3
EAN 978-1-59213-434-2

Courts, Liberalism, and Rights

Courts, Liberalism, and Rights
Gay Law and Politics in the United States and Canada

Pierceson, Jason

Understanding approaches to liberalism through the study of the politics of gay and lesbian rights

264 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2005
paper 1-59213-401-7
EAN 978-1-59213-401-4
cloth 1-59213-400-9
EAN 978-1-59213-400-7

The Disenfranchisement of Ex-Felons

The Disenfranchisement of Ex-Felons
Hull, Elizabeth A.

A thought-provoking look at one population's loss of voting rights in the United States

232 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 2005
paper 1-59213-185-9
EAN 978-1-59213-185-3
cloth 1-59213-184-0
EAN 978-1-59213-184-6

Disorders of Desire, Revised and Expanded Edition

Disorders of Desire
Sexuality and Gender in Modern American Sexology

Irvine, Janice M.

How our notions about sexual behavior and sexuality have been influenced by sexology, from its roots in nineteenth century Europe to Kinsey's research to the current Viagra Revolution

Revised and Expanded Edition
320 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2005
paper 1-59213-151-4
EAN 978-1-59213-151-8

The Eagles Encyclopedia

The Eagles Encyclopedia
Didinger, Ray and Robert S. Lyons

The first comprehensive history of the Philadelphia Eagles

336 pp • 8.5x11 • Fall 2005
cloth 1-59213-449-1
EAN 978-1-59213-449-6


The Video Data Bank Catalog of Video Art and Artist Interviews

edited by Horsfield, Kate and Lucas Hilderbrand

Historic documentation of the development of art-based, activist, and alternative media in the U.S.

360 pp • 8.5x11 • Fall 2005
cloth 1-59213-182-4
EAN 978-1-59213-182-2

From Black Power to Hip Hop

From Black Power to Hip Hop
Racism, Nationalism, and Feminism

Collins, Patricia Hill

A provocative analysis of the new contours of black nationalism and feminism in America

256 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2005
paper 1-59213-092-5
EAN 978-1-59213-092-4
cloth 1-59213-091-7
EAN 978-1-59213-091-7

From Tian'anmen to Times Square

From Tian'anmen to Times Square
Transnational China and the Chinese Diaspora on Global Screens, 1989-1997

Marchetti, Gina

How media depictions of Chinese culture have changed, from the Tian'anmen Square uprising to the British return of Hong Kong to China

320 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2005
paper 1-59213-278-2
EAN 978-1-59213-278-2
cloth 1-59213-277-4
EAN 978-1-59213-277-5

Global Energy Shifts

Global Energy Shifts
Fostering Sustainability in a Turbulent Age

Podobnik, Bruce

A timely look at key transitions in energy use over the past 100 years

240 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2005
paper 1-59213-294-4
EAN 978-1-59213-294-2
cloth 1-59213-293-6
EAN 978-1-59213-293-5

The Holocaust and Memory in the Global Age

The Holocaust and Memory in the Global Age
Levy, Daniel and Natan Sznaider, translated by Assenka Oksiloff

How collective memory of the Holocaust advances human rights in the Global Age

240 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 2005
paper 1-59213-276-6
EAN 978-1-59213-276-8
cloth 1-59213-275-8
EAN 978-1-59213-275-1

Labor of Fire

Labor of Fire
The Ontology of Labor between Economy and Culture

Gullí, Bruno

Can work exist outside of capitalism?

232 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2005
paper 1-59213-113-1
EAN 978-1-59213-113-6
cloth 1-59213-112-3
EAN 978-1-59213-112-9

Literary Gestures

Literary Gestures
The Aesthetic in Asian American Writing

edited by Davis, Rocío G. and Sue-Im Lee

Form as function in Asian American literature

248 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2005
paper 1-59213-365-7
EAN 978-1-59213-365-9
cloth 1-59213-364-9
EAN 978-1-59213-364-2

Medicalized Masculinities

Medicalized Masculinities
edited by Rosenfeld, Dana and Christopher A. Faircloth

The first book to examine the male body in relation to the sociology of health and gender

272 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2005
paper 1-59213-098-4
EAN 978-1-59213-098-6
cloth 1-59213-097-6
EAN 978-1-59213-097-9

Of Others Inside

Of Others Inside
Insanity, Addiction, and Belonging in America

Weinberg, Darin, foreword by Bryan S. Turner

An original, comparative look at homelessness, mental disease, and addiction in America

248 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2005
paper 1-59213-404-1
EAN 978-1-59213-404-5
cloth 1-59213-403-3
EAN 978-1-59213-403-8

Ordinary Poverty

Ordinary Poverty
A Little Food and Cold Storage

DiFazio, William

A biting chronicle of the life of the working poor in the wake of welfare reform

232 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2005
paper 1-59213-458-0
EAN 978-1-59213-458-8
cloth 1-59213-014-3
EAN 978-1-59213-014-6

Positively No Filipinos Allowed

Positively No Filipinos Allowed
Building Communities and Discourse

edited by Tiongson, Jr., Antonio T., Edgardo V. Gutierrez and Ricardo V. Gutierrez, foreword by Lisa Lowe

Essays challenging conventional narratives of Filipino American history and culture

272 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2005
paper 1-59213-122-0
EAN 978-1-59213-122-8
cloth 1-59213-121-2
EAN 978-1-59213-121-1

A Right to Housing

A Right to Housing
Foundation for a New Social Agenda

edited by Bratt, Rachel G., Michael E. Stone and Chester Hartman

An examination of America's housing crisis by the leading progressive housing activists in the country

448 pp • 7x10 • Fall 2005
paper 1-59213-432-7
EAN 978-1-59213-432-8
cloth 1-59213-431-9
EAN 978-1-59213-431-1

Transnational Asian American Literature

Transnational Asian American Literature
Sites and Transits

edited by Lim, Shirley Geok-lin, John Blair Gamber, Stephen Hong Sohn and Gina Valentino

Exploring the transnational dynamics of Asian American literature

320 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2005
paper 1-59213-451-3
EAN 978-1-59213-451-9
cloth 1-59213-450-5
EAN 978-1-59213-450-2

Veterans Stadium

Veterans Stadium
Field of Memories

Westcott, Rich, foreword by Darren Daulton

A loving tribute to the home of some of Philadelphia's greatest sporting and cultural events

232 pp • 7x10 • Fall 2005
cloth 1-59213-428-9
EAN 978-1-59213-428-1

Welfare Discipline

Welfare Discipline
Discourse, Governance, and Globalization

Schram, Sanford

Rethinking the American understanding of poverty, welfare, and the language used to describe them

208 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2005
paper 1-59213-302-9
EAN 978-1-59213-302-4
cloth 1-59213-301-0
EAN 978-1-59213-301-7

The World Next Door

The World Next Door
South Asian American Literature and the Idea of America

Srikanth, Rajini

Literature that takes us beyond identity to empathy

New in Paperback!
304 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2004
paper 1-59213-081-X
EAN 978-1-59213-081-8

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