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Aesthetics of Environment
 

Aesthetics of Environment
Berleant, Arnold

An engaging discussion of environment as aesthetic experience

New in Paperback!
256 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1992
paper 1-56639-334-5
EAN 978-1-56639-334-8
 

All is Never Said
 

All is Never Said
The Story of Odette Harper Hines

Rollins, Judith

The spirited oral history of a remarkable African American woman

288 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1995
paper 1-56639-308-6
EAN 978-1-56639-308-9
cloth 1-56639-307-8
EAN 978-1-56639-307-2
 

Animals, Property, and the Law
 

Animals, Property, and the Law
Francione, Gary L., and William M. Kunstler

How to balance the failure of the legal system to protect animals with its professed recognition of animal rights

368 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1995
paper 1-56639-284-5
EAN 978-1-56639-284-6
cloth 1-56639-283-7
EAN 978-1-56639-283-9
 

Bachata
 

Bachata
A Social History of a Dominican Popular Music

Hernandez, Deborah Pacini

Tracing bachata's rise to popularity and the implications of its development

296 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1995
paper 1-56639-300-0
EAN 978-1-56639-300-3
cloth 1-56639-299-3
EAN 978-1-56639-299-0
 

Bad Faith, Good Faith, and Authenticity
 

Bad Faith, Good Faith, and Authenticity in Sartre's Early Philosophy
Santoni, Ronald E.

An incisive analysis of Jean-Paul Sartre's early writings

288 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 1995
paper 1-56639-320-5
EAN 978-1-56639-320-1
cloth 1-56639-319-1
EAN 978-1-56639-319-5
 

Between Melting Pot and Mosaic
 

Between Melting Pot and Mosaic
African American and Puerto Ricans in the New York Political Economy

Torres, Andrés

A political-economic reassessment of New York's African American and Puerto Rican communities

264 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1995
paper 1-56639-280-2
EAN 978-1-56639-280-8
cloth 1-56639-279-9
EAN 978-1-56639-279-2
 

Beyond the Schoolhouse Gate
 

Beyond the Schoolhouse Gate
Free Speech and the Inculcation of Values

Lane, Robert Wheeler

A pragmatic inquiry into student speech, public schooling and the First Amendment

224 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 1995
paper 1-56639-275-6
EAN 978-1-56639-275-4
cloth 1-56639-274-8
EAN 978-1-56639-274-7
 

Chinatown
 

Chinatown
The Socioeconomic Potential of an Urban Enclave

Zhou, Min, and Alejandro Portes

Ethnic enclaves as an alternative means of incorporation into the larger society

New in Paperback!
316 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1992
paper 1-56639-337-X
EAN 978-1-56639-337-9
 

Common Sense about Police Review
 

Common Sense about Police Review
Perez, Douglas W.

A call for effective police review systems

New in Paperback!
336 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1994
paper 1-56639-336-1
EAN 978-1-56639-336-2
 

Critical Race Theory
 

Critical Race Theory
The Cutting Edge

Delgado, Richard, and Jean Stefancic

Essays on racial justice by leading members of the Critical Race Theory movement

704 pp • 7x10 • Spring 1995
paper 1-56639-348-5
EAN 978-1-56639-348-5
cloth 1-56639-347-7
EAN 978-1-56639-347-8
 

The Cry and the Dedication
 

The Cry and the Dedication
Carlos Bulosan

E. San Juan, Jr., ed.

The adventures of seven Filipino guerrillas rebelling against U.S. domination

344 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1995
paper 1-56639-296-9
EAN 978-1-56639-296-9
cloth 1-56639-295-0
EAN 978-1-56639-295-2
 

Cuttin' the Body Loose
 

Cuttin' the Body Loose
Historical, Biological, and Personal Approaches to Death and Dying

Gavin, William Joseph

An exploration of the practical and philosophical questions surrounding death and dying

256 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 1995
paper 1-56639-298-5
EAN 978-1-56639-298-3
cloth 1-56639-297-7
EAN 978-1-56639-297-6
 

Death in the Dining Room and Other Tales of Victorian Culture
 

Death in the Dining Room and Other Tales of Victorian Culture
Ames, Kenneth L.

A richly illustrated and provocative discussion of Victorian culture through an exploration of common household goods

New in Paperback!
280 pp • 8.5x11 • Spring 1992
paper 1-56639-333-7
EAN 978-1-56639-333-1
 

Degrees of Equality
 

Degrees of Equality
The American Association of University Women and the Challenge of Twentieth-Century Feminism

Levine, Susan, and Alice Ann Leidel

The history of one of the nation's most influential voices for equality

240 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1995
cloth 1-56639-326-4
EAN 978-1-56639-326-3
 

Discrepant Histories
 

Discrepant Histories
Translocal Essays on Filipino Cultures

Rafael, Vicente L., ed.

Postcolonial issues of identity, social control, power, representation, and culture

360 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1995
paper 1-56639-356-6
EAN 978-1-56639-356-0
cloth 1-56639-355-8
EAN 978-1-56639-355-3
 

Feminism and Community
 

Feminism and Community
Weiss, Penny A., and Marilyn Friedman, eds.

A rich collection of essays on the importance of community to women's social, cultural, and political relationships

432 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1995
paper 1-56639-277-2
EAN 978-1-56639-277-8
cloth 1-56639-276-4
EAN 978-1-56639-276-1
 

Feminist Generations
 

Feminist Generations
The Persistence of the Radical Women's Movement

Whittier, Nancy

Conflict and cooperation between generations of radical feminists

320 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 1995
paper 1-56639-282-9
EAN 978-1-56639-282-2
cloth 1-56639-281-0
EAN 978-1-56639-281-5
 

Filipino American Lives
 

Filipino American Lives
Espiritu, Yen Le

First person narratives by Filipino Americans reveal the range of their experiences—before and after immigration

240 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1995
paper 1-56639-317-5
EAN 978-1-56639-317-1
cloth 1-56639-316-7
EAN 978-1-56639-316-4
 

Final Negotiations
 

Final Negotiations
A Story of Love, and Chronic Illness

Ellis, Carolyn

A poignant memoir about what it means to be involved—and in love—with someone who is chronically ill

368 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1995
paper 1-56639-271-3
EAN 978-1-56639-271-6
cloth 1-56639-270-5
EAN 978-1-56639-270-9
 

Gardens of Philadelphia and the Delaware Valley
 

Gardens of Philadelphia and the Delaware Valley
Klein, Jr., William M., and Derek Fell

Eloquent narratives and sumptuous full color portraits of this region's most celebrated gardens

320 pp • 8x10 • Spring 1995
cloth 1-56639-313-2
EAN 978-1-56639-313-3
 

Human Transactions
 

Human Transactions
The Emergence of Meaning In Time

Stahl, Gary H.

A provocative account of the creation of human meaning in history

232 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1995
cloth 1-56639-287-X
EAN 978-1-56639-287-7
 

In Timber Country
 

In Timber Country
Working People’s Stories of Environmental Conflict and Urban Flight

Brown, Beverly A.

Personal stories from all sides of the battle for preserving timber country

336 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1995
paper 1-56639-273-X
EAN 978-1-56639-273-0
cloth 1-56639-272-1
EAN 978-1-56639-272-3
 

In Washington but Not of It
 

In Washington but Not of It
The Prophetic Politics of Religious Lobbyists

Hofrenning, Daniel J.B.

Strategies of religious lobbyists and their manueverings in American politics

256 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 1995
paper 1-56639-304-3
EAN 978-1-56639-304-1
cloth 1-56639-303-5
EAN 978-1-56639-303-4
 

Intention and Interpretation
 

Intention and Interpretation
Iseminger, Gary

A complete analysis of the postmodern debate on authorial intention

New in Paperback!
304 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1992
paper 1-56639-346-9
EAN 978-1-56639-346-1
 

A Life in the Struggle
 

A Life in the Struggle
Ivory Perry and the Culture of Opposition

Lipsitz, George

The life story of a grassroots, civil rights activist

Revised Edition
320 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1995
paper 1-56639-321-3
EAN 978-1-56639-321-8
 

On Becoming Filipino
 

On Becoming Filipino
Selected Writings of Carlos Bulosan

E. San Juan, Jr., ed.

A collection of writings by a prolific and political Filipino American writer

240 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 1995
paper 1-56639-310-8
EAN 978-1-56639-310-2
cloth 1-56639-309-4
EAN 978-1-56639-309-6
 

Producing Power
 

Producing Power
Ethnicity, Gender, and Class in a Caribbean Workplace

Yelvington, Kevin A.

A study of ethnicity, gender, and class as integral elements of class structure

304 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1995
paper 1-56639-286-1
EAN 978-1-56639-286-0
cloth 1-56639-285-3
EAN 978-1-56639-285-3
 

Religion and Radical Politics
 

Religion and Radical Politics
An Alternative Christian Tradition in the United States

Craig, Robert H.

Leftist Christians and radical politics in American history

New in Paperback!
320 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1992
paper 1-56639-335-3
EAN 978-1-56639-335-5
 

Rites of Assent
 

Rites of Assent
Two Novellas

Qasim, Abdal Hakim, Peter Theroux, and Samia Mehrez

The first English-language translation of a controversial Egyptian writer

192 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 1995
paper 1-56639-354-X
EAN 978-1-56639-354-6
cloth 1-56639-353-1
EAN 978-1-56639-353-9
 

Running Scared
 

Running Scared
Masculinity and the Representations of the Male Body

Lehman, Peter

Literal and symbolic representations of the nude male body exposed as cultural taboos

New in Paperback!
256 pp • 6.5x9.25 • Fall 1993
paper 1-56639-222-5
EAN 978-1-56639-222-8
 

Seeing New York
 

Seeing New York
History Walks for Armchair and Footloose Travelers

Cooke, Hope

An off-the-beaten bath tour of New York that transcends the usual guide book

464 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1995
paper 1-56639-289-6
EAN 978-1-56639-289-1
cloth 1-56639-288-8
EAN 978-1-56639-288-4
 

Shantytown Protest in Pinochet's Chile
 

Shantytown Protest In Pinochet's Chile
Schneider, Cathy Lisa

A study of Chile's shantytown resistance testifies to the power of popular sturggles

296 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 1995
paper 1-56639-306-X
EAN 978-1-56639-306-5
cloth 1-56639-305-1
EAN 978-1-56639-305-8
 

Theologies and Liberation in Peru
 

Theologies and Liberation in Peru
The Role of Ideas in Social Movements

Peña, Milagros

The factors at play in the fate of liberation theology in Peru

240 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 1995
cloth 1-56639-294-2
EAN 978-1-56639-294-5
 

This Fine Place So Far from Home
 

This Fine Place So Far from Home
Voices of Academics from the Working Class

Dews, C.L. Barney, and Carolyn Leste Law, eds.

Affecting stories of faculty and graduate students from working-class on their struggles in academia

352 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1995
paper 1-56639-291-8
EAN 978-1-56639-291-4
cloth 1-56639-290-X
EAN 978-1-56639-290-7
 

The Two Faces of Political Apathy
 

The Two Faces of Political Apathy
DeLuca, Jr., Thomas

A challenge to complacency and non participation in American politics

304 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1995
paper 1-56639-315-9
EAN 978-1-56639-315-7
cloth 1-56639-314-0
EAN 978-1-56639-314-0
 

Waiting on Washington
 

Waiting on Washington
Central American Workers in the Nation’s Capital

Repak, Terry Ann

A comprehensive study highlighting gender differences in the forces that propel international migrations

272 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 1995
paper 1-56639-302-7
EAN 978-1-56639-302-7
cloth 1-56639-301-9
EAN 978-1-56639-301-0
 

Women in the Latin American Development Process
 

Women in the Latin American Development Process
Bose, Christine E., and Edna Acosta-Belén, eds.

The role of gender and politics in the ever-changing goals and effects of development

304 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1995
paper 1-56639-293-4
EAN 978-1-56639-293-8
cloth 1-56639-292-6
EAN 978-1-56639-292-1
 

Young Unwed Fathers
 

Young Unwed Fathers
Changing Roles and Emerging Policies

Lerman, Robert I., and Theodara J. Ooms, eds.

Essays on policies, programs, and ethical issues

New in Paperback!
360 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1993
paper 1-56639-318-3
EAN 978-1-56639-318-8
 

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