Temple University PressFall 2006 Catalog
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African American Perspectives on Political Science

African American Perspectives on Political Science
Rich, Wilber C., foreword by Charles V. Hamilton

African American political scientists speak out about their discipline, academic issues and racism in the profession

456 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2006
paper 1-59213-109-3
EAN 978-1-59213-109-9
cloth 1-59213-108-5
EAN 978-1-59213-108-2

The American Diary of a Japanese Girl

The American Diary of a Japanese Girl
An Annotated Edition
Noguchi, Yone, edited by Edward Marx and Laura E. Franey

A ground-breaking work of Asian American fiction in a brand new edition

224 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2006
paper 1-59213-555-2
EAN 978-1-59213-555-4
cloth 1-59213-554-4
EAN 978-1-59213-554-7

Another Arabesque

Another Arabesque
Syrian-Lebanese Ethnicity in Neoliberal Brazil
Karam, John Tofik

A revealing investigation of changing identity in a globalizing world

232 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2006
paper 1-59213-540-4
EAN 978-1-59213-540-0
cloth 1-59213-539-0
EAN 978-1-59213-539-4

The Bottom Line

The Bottom Line
Observations and Arguments on the Sports Business
Zimbalist, Andrew

Feisty essays from one of the nation's top sports economist

312 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2006
paper 1-59213-513-7
EAN 978-1-59213-513-4
cloth 1-59213-512-9
EAN 978-1-59213-512-7

Citizen Lobbyists

Citizen Lobbyists
Local Efforts to Influence Public Policy
Adams, Brian

How do ordinary citizens become involved in local politics?

248 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 2006
paper 1-59213-570-6
EAN 978-1-59213-570-7
cloth 1-59213-569-2
EAN 978-1-59213-569-1

Comprehending Columbine

Comprehending Columbine
Larkin, Ralph W.

The definitive book on the school massacre that shocked a nation

264 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2006
paper 1-59213-491-2
EAN 978-1-59213-491-5
cloth 1-59213-490-4
EAN 978-1-59213-490-8

Crime and Family

Crime and Family
Selected Essays of Joan McCord
McCord, Joan, introduction by David Farrington, foreword by Geoffrey Sayre-McCord

Seminal essays by a pioneering criminologist, collected for the first time

320 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2006
paper 1-59213-558-7
EAN 978-1-59213-558-5
cloth 1-59213-557-9
EAN 978-1-59213-557-8

Cultural Citizenship

Cultural Citizenship
Cosmopolitanism, Consumerism, and Television in a Neoliberal Age
Miller, Toby

A lively, incisive view of what citizenship means today

248 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2006
paper 1-59213-561-7
EAN 978-1-59213-561-5
cloth 1-59213-560-9
EAN 978-1-59213-560-8

Danny Litwhiler

Danny Litwhiler
Living the Baseball Dream
Litwhiler, Danny, with Jim Sargent, foreword by Stan Musial

The fascinating career of a major league baseball player, manager, coach, goodwill ambassador, and inventor

312 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2006
cloth 1-59213-524-2
EAN 978-1-59213-524-0

Engineering Culture

Engineering Culture
Control and Commitment in a High-Tech Corporation
Kunda, Gideon

A revised edition of the classic text on the sociology of management and organization

Revised Edition
320 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2006
paper 1-59213-546-3
EAN 978-1-59213-546-2
cloth 1-59213-545-5
EAN 978-1-59213-545-5

Hollywood Asian

Hollywood Asian
Philip Ahn and the Politics of Cross-Ethnic Performance
Chung, Hye Seung

How a Korean American actor became a Hollywood "Oriental" star

256 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2006
paper 1-59213-516-1
EAN 978-1-59213-516-5
cloth 1-59213-515-3
EAN 978-1-59213-515-8

Judging Children as Children

Judging Children as Children
A Proposal for a Juvenile Justice System
Corriero, Michael A.

An innovative judge proposes a better way to discipline young lawbreakers

232 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 2006
cloth 1-59213-168-9
EAN 978-1-59213-168-6

Leonard Covello and the Making of Benjamin Franklin High School

Leonard Covello and the Making of Benjamin Franklin High School
Education as if Citizenship Mattered
Johanek, Michael C., and John L. Puckett

How can we educate students to be better citizens?

384 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2006
cloth 1-59213-521-8
EAN 978-1-59213-521-9

Masters of the Sabar

Masters of the Sabar
Wolof Griot Percussionists of Senegal
Tang, Patricia

A fascinating study of Senegalese masters of the sabar drum

Includes CD
224 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2006
paper 1-59213-420-3
EAN 978-1-59213-420-5
cloth 1-59213-419-X
EAN 978-1-59213-419-9

More Philadelphia Murals and the Stories They Tell

More Philadelphia Murals and the Stories They Tell
Golden, Jane, Robin Rice and Natalie Pompilio, photographs by David Graham and Jack Ramsdale

The sequel to the bestselling story of the largest public art program in the nation

160 pp • 9x11 • Fall 2006
cloth 1-59213-527-7
EAN 978-1-59213-527-1

Multiethnic Moments

Multiethnic Moments
The Politics of Urban Education Reform
Clarke, Susan E., Rodney E. Hero, Mara S. Sidney, Luis Fraga and Bari Anhalt Erlichson, foreword by Clarence N. Stone

Is anyone listening to minority voices in reforming American schools?

264 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2006
paper 1-59213-537-4
EAN 978-1-59213-537-0
cloth 1-59213-536-6
EAN 978-1-59213-536-3

The New Chicago

The New Chicago
A Social and Cultural Analysis
edited by Koval, John P., Larry Bennett, Michael I. J. Bennett, Fassil Demissie, Roberta Garner and Kiljoong Kim

A comprehensive and contemporary view of Chicago, the quintessential American city, that documents its transformation into a postindustrial, global city

384 pp • 7x10 • Fall 2006
paper 1-59213-088-7
EAN 978-1-59213-088-7
cloth 1-59213-087-9
EAN 978-1-59213-087-0

The Racial Logic of Politics

The Racial Logic of Politics
Asian Americans and Party Competition
Kim, Thomas P.

Why the two-party political system works against Asian Americans

208 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2006
paper 1-59213-549-8
EAN 978-1-59213-549-3
cloth 1-59213-548-X
EAN 978-1-59213-548-6

The Smoke of the Gods

The Smoke of the Gods
A Social History of Tobacco
Burns, Eric

From the author of The Spirits of America, an energetic history of tobacco use

296 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2006
cloth 1-59213-480-7
EAN 978-1-59213-480-9

The Sorcery of Color

The Sorcery of Color
Identity, Race, and Gender in Brazil
Nascimento, Elisa Larkin

An examination of how racial and gender hierarchies are intertwined in Brazil

336 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2006
cloth 1-59213-350-9
EAN 978-1-59213-350-5

Surviving Mexico's Dirty War

Surviving Mexico's Dirty War
A Political Prisoner's Memoir
Ulloa Bornemann, Alberto, edited by Arthur Schmidt and Aurora Camacho de Schmidt

A riveting memoir of Mexico's "dirty wars"

232 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2006
paper 1-59213-423-8
EAN 978-1-59213-423-6
cloth 1-59213-422-X
EAN 978-1-59213-422-9

Universities in the Age of Corporate Science

Universities in the Age of Corporate Science
The UC Berkeley-Novartis Controversy
Rudy, Alan P., Dawn Coppin, Jason Konefal, Bradley T. Shaw, Toby A. Ten Eyck, Craig Harris and Lawrence Busch

Asks the hard questions about partnerships between big business and American universities

256 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2006
cloth 1-59213-533-1
EAN 978-1-59213-533-2

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