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Abandoned to Their Fate
 

Abandoned to Their Fate
Social Policy and Practice Toward Severely Retarded People in America, 1820-1920

Ferguson, Philip M.

19th-century treatment of severely mentally disabled people raises important questions for today's policy makers

232 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 1994
cloth 1-56639-154-7
EAN 978-1-56639-154-2
 

AIDS
 

AIDS
Crisis in Professional Ethics

Cohen, Elliot D., and Michael Davis, eds.

Professionals face tough questions raised by the AIDS pandemic

288 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1994
paper 1-56639-165-2
EAN 978-1-56639-165-8
cloth 1-56639-164-4
EAN 978-1-56639-164-1
 

All Talk
 

All Talk
The Talkshow in Media Culture

Munson, Wayne

The postmodern phenomenon of the talkshow and its place in American culture

New in Paperback!
288 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1992
paper 1-56639-194-6
EAN 978-1-56639-194-8
 

The Asian American Movement
 

The Asian American Movement
Wei, William

The first history and analysis of the Asian American Movement

New in Paperback!
376 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1993
paper 1-56639-183-0
EAN 978-1-56639-183-2
 

The Baltimore Book
 

The Baltimore Book
New Views of Local History

Fee, Elizabeth, Linda Shopes, and Linda Zeidman, eds.

A tour guide to places in the city that are important to labor, African Americans, and women's history

New in Paperback!
256 pp • Fall 1991
paper 1-56639-184-9
EAN 978-1-56639-184-9
 

Black Baltimore
 

Black Baltimore
A New Theory of Community

McDougall, Harold A.

Community self-help movements in Old West Baltimore provide an example of participatory democracy for other neighborhoods

New in Paperback!
272 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1993
paper 1-56639-193-8
EAN 978-1-56639-193-1
 

Cattle, Capitalism, and Class
 

Cattle, Capitalism, and Class
Ilparakuyo Maasai Transformations

Rigby, Peter

An anthropologist explores the failure of rural development policies in pastoral societies

New in Paperback!
272 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1992
paper 1-56639-204-7
EAN 978-1-56639-204-4
 

Child, Parent, and State
 

Child, Parent, and State
Law and Policy Reader

Humm, Randall S., Beate Anne Ort, Martin Mazen Anbari, Wendy S. Lader, and William Scott Biel, eds.

A thorough study of the legal policy in which our basic assumptions about juveniles and the tradeoff between punishment and procedure are delineated

712 pp • 7x10 • Spring 1994
paper 1-56639-134-2
EAN 978-1-56639-134-4
cloth 1-56639-133-4
EAN 978-1-56639-133-7
 

Children in the Field
 

Children in the Field
Anthropological Experiences

Cassell, Joan

Funny, sad, horrifying, and fascinating narratives by anthropologists who brought children with them into the field

New in Paperback!
288 pp • Fall 1987
paper 1-56639-206-3
EAN 978-1-56639-206-8
 

Coming of Age in Buffalo
 

Coming of Age in Buffalo
Youth and Authority in the Postwar Era

Graebner, William

Defining Youth Culture in postwar era New York

New in Paperback!
200 pp • Fall 1989
paper 1-56639-197-0
EAN 978-1-56639-197-9
 

Common Sense about Police Review
 

Common Sense about Police Review
Perez, Douglas W.

A call for effective police review systems

336 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1994
paper 1-56639-336-1
EAN 978-1-56639-336-2
cloth 1-56639-132-6
EAN 978-1-56639-132-0
 

A Complex Sorrow
 

A Complex Sorrow
Reflections on Cancer and an Abbreviated Life

Paget, Marianne A., and Marjorie L. DeVault

The last work of a scholar whose life mirrored her work

New in Paperback!
176 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 1993
paper 1-56639-192-X
EAN 978-1-56639-192-4
 

Credit Where It's Due
 

Credit Where It's Due
Development Banking for Communities

Parzen, Julia Ann, and Michael Hall Kieschnick

Lessons learned from successful development banks in U.S. communities

New in Paperback!
288 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1992
paper 1-56639-185-7
EAN 978-1-56639-185-6
 

Critique of Applied Ethics
 

Critique of Applied Ethics
Reflections and Recommendations

Edel, Abraham, Elizabeth Flower, and Finbarr W. O’Connor

Distinguished philosophers critique applied ehtics, past and present

288 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1994
paper 1-56639-158-X
EAN 978-1-56639-158-0
cloth 1-56639-157-1
EAN 978-1-56639-157-3
 

Derrida and Wittgenstein
 

Derrida and Wittgenstein
Garver, Newton, and S. C. Lee

A critical comparison of two influential philosophers' appraches to language

264 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 1994
paper 1-56639-374-4
EAN 978-1-56639-374-4
cloth 1-56639-172-5
EAN 978-1-56639-172-6
 

Entry Denied
 

Entry Denied
Exclusion and the Chinese Community in America, 1882-1943

Chan, Sucheng, ed.

Legal history illuminating Chinese Americans' struggle for civil rights

New in Paperback!
320 pp • Spring 1991
paper 1-56639-201-2
EAN 978-1-56639-201-3
 

Global Production
 

Global Production
The Apparel Industry in the Pacific Rim

Bonacich, Edna, Lucie Cheng, Norma Chinchilla, Nora Hamilton, and Paul Ong, eds.

Pacific Rim scholars look at globalization's impact on international economics

400 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1994
paper 1-56639-169-5
EAN 978-1-56639-169-6
cloth 1-56639-168-7
EAN 978-1-56639-168-9
 

Hmong Means Free
 

Hmong Means Free
Life in Laos and America

Chan, Sucheng, ed.

Three generations of Hmong refugees expose the trauma and the joy of their lives

296 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1994
paper 1-56639-163-6
EAN 978-1-56639-163-4
cloth 1-56639-162-8
EAN 978-1-56639-162-7
 

Justifying Law
 

Justifying Law
The Debate over Foundations, Goals, and Methods

Belliotti, Raymond A.

A critical survey of a number of philosophical approaches to law and judicial decision-making

New in Paperback!
312 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1992
paper 1-56639-203-9
EAN 978-1-56639-203-7
 

Life's America

Life’s America
Family and Nation in Postwar Photojournalism

Kozol, Wendy

Life magazine's news photos reveal an unrealistic portrait of Cold War era politics and domestic life

232 pp • 8.5x11 • Spring 1994
paper 1-56639-221-7
EAN 978-1-56639-221-1
cloth 1-56639-152-0
EAN 978-1-56639-152-8
 

Making Ethnic Choices
 

Making Ethnic Choices
California's Punjabi Mexican Americans

Leonard, Karen Isaken

Defining and changing perceptions of ethnic identity

New in Paperback!
352 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1992
paper 1-56639-202-0
EAN 978-1-56639-202-0
 

The Male Nude in Contemporary Photography
 

The Male Nude in Contemporary Photography
Davis, Melody D.

A unique study of the interrelation between social perceptions of the male nude and the medium of photography

New in Paperback!
208 pp • 7x10 • Fall 1991
paper 1-56639-198-9
EAN 978-1-56639-198-6
 

New Immigrants, Old Unions
 

New Immigrants, Old Unions
Organizing Undocumented Workers in Los Angeles

Delgado, Héctor L.

A case study of a successful effort to unionize undocumented immigrant workers

New in Paperback!
200 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 1993
paper 1-56639-205-5
EAN 978-1-56639-205-1
 

Not June Cleaver
 

Not June Cleaver
Women and Gender in Postwar America, 1945-1960

Meyerowitz, Joanne

A denouncement of the housewife stereotype imposed on post-Warld War II women

424 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1994
paper 1-56639-171-7
EAN 978-1-56639-171-9
cloth 1-56639-170-9
EAN 978-1-56639-170-2
 

Organizing Asian American Labor
 

Organizing Asian American Labor
The Pacific Coast Canned-Salmon Industry, 1870-1942

Friday, Chris

Asian and Asian American workers resist oppression and shape their own lives

296 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1994
paper 1-56639-398-1
EAN 978-1-56639-398-0
cloth 1-56639-139-3
EAN 978-1-56639-139-9
 

Organizing in Hard Times
 

Organizing In Hard Times
Labor and Neighborhoods In Hartford

Simmons, Louise B.

One of America's poorest cities copes with economic restructuring

200 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 1994
paper 1-56639-156-3
EAN 978-1-56639-156-6
cloth 1-56639-155-5
EAN 978-1-56639-155-9
 

Other Sheep I Have
 

"Other Sheep I Have"
The Autobiography of Father Paul M. Washington

Washington, Paul, David McI. Gracie, and Barbara Harris

An inner-city Episcopal priest shares a lifetime of fighting for civil and women's rights

280 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 1994
paper 1-56639-178-4
EAN 978-1-56639-178-8
cloth 1-56639-177-6
EAN 978-1-56639-177-1
 

Paradise Remade
 

Paradise Remade
The Politics of Culture and History in Hawai'i

Buck, Elizabeth

A rereading of Hawaiian history

New in Paperback!
288 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1992
paper 1-56639-200-4
EAN 978-1-56639-200-6
 

Pedal to the Metal
 

Pedal to the Metal
The Work Life of Truckers

Ouellet, Lawrence J.

A revealing inside account of truckers' work ethic

272 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1994
paper 1-56639-176-8
EAN 978-1-56639-176-4
cloth 1-56639-175-X
EAN 978-1-56639-175-7
 

The Politics of the Possible
 

The Politics of the Possible
The Brazilian Rural Workers' Trade Union Movement, 1964-1985

Maybury-Lewis, Biorn

How agrarian reform and unionization was achieved despite Brazil's military regime

320 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1994
paper 1-56639-167-9
EAN 978-1-56639-167-2
cloth 1-56639-166-0
EAN 978-1-56639-166-5
 

Radical Philosophy
 

Radical Philosophy
Tradition, Counter-Tradition, Politics

Gottlieb, Roger S., ed.

Well-known radical philosophers challenge and reflect on political practice and cultural domination

New in Paperback!
304 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1993
paper 1-56639-047-8
EAN 978-1-56639-047-7
 

Reconstructing Prehistory
 

Reconstructing Prehistory
Scientific Method in Archaeology

Bell, James A.

A bold new method of theorizing about the prehistoric past

368 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1994
paper 1-56639-160-1
EAN 978-1-56639-160-3
cloth 1-56639-159-8
EAN 978-1-56639-159-7
 

Reshaping Ethnic and Racial Relations in Philadelphia
 

Reshaping Ethnic and Racial Relations in Philadelphia
Immigrants in a Divided City

Goode, Judith, and Jo Anne Schneider

Strategies for cooperation in ethnically and racially diverse neighborhoods

296 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1994
paper 1-56639-141-5
EAN 978-1-56639-141-2
cloth 1-56639-140-7
EAN 978-1-56639-140-5
 

Sexual Cultures and the Construction of Adolescent Identities
 

Sexual Cultures and the Construction of Adolescent Identities
Irvine, Janice M.

Adolescent sexual awakening is reevaluated in terms of social and cultural influences

336 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1994
paper 1-56639-136-9
EAN 978-1-56639-136-8
cloth 1-56639-135-0
EAN 978-1-56639-135-1
 

Shadows on the Past
 

Shadows on the Past
Studies in the Historical Fiction Film

Grindon, Leger

A new genre of film is identified and explored

264 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1994
paper 1-56639-182-2
EAN 978-1-56639-182-5
cloth 1-56639-181-4
EAN 978-1-56639-181-8
 

The Suburban Racial Dilemma
 

The Suburban Racial Dilemma
Housing and Neighborhoods

Keating, W. Dennis

An examination of the dilemmas of integrating America's suburbs

288 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1994
paper 1-56639-148-2
EAN 978-1-56639-148-1
cloth 1-56639-147-4
EAN 978-1-56639-147-4
 

Surrogates and Other Mothers
 

Surrogates and Other Mothers
The Debates over Assisted Reproduction

Macklin, Ruth

An ethicist traces an infertile couple's journey through the moral and legal maze of reproductive alternatives

264 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1994
paper 1-56639-180-6
EAN 978-1-56639-180-1
cloth 1-56639-179-2
EAN 978-1-56639-179-5
 

Tainted Greatness
 

Tainted Greatness
Antisemitism and Cultural Heroes

Harrowitz, Nancy A., ed.

Debates about the significance of anti-semitism in the lives and work of intellectual figures

328 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1994
paper 1-56639-161-X
EAN 978-1-56639-161-0
cloth 1-56639-153-9
EAN 978-1-56639-153-5
 

Urban Leviathan
 

Urban Leviathan
Mexico City in the Twentieth Century

Davis, Diane E.

The story of crippling overdevelopment in Mexico's economic and social center

424 pp • 6x9.25 • Spring 1994
paper 1-56639-151-2
EAN 978-1-56639-151-1
cloth 1-56639-150-4
EAN 978-1-56639-150-4
 

Women's Paid and Unpaid Labor
 

Women's Paid and Unpaid Labor
The Work Transfer in Health Care and Retailing

Glazer, Nona Y.

Self-service innovations have subsidized capitalism while increasing women's unpaid work

New in Paperback!
360 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1992
paper 1-56639-199-7
EAN 978-1-56639-199-3
 

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