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Applications of Feminist Legal Theory to Women's Lives
 

Applications of Feminist Legal Theory to Women's Lives
Sex, Violence, Work, and Reproduction

Weisberg, D. Kelly, ed.

A comprehensive survey of the applications of feminist legal theory to specific areas of the law

1200 pp • 7x10 • Spring 1996
paper 1-56639-424-4
EAN 978-1-56639-424-6
cloth 1-56639-423-6
EAN 978-1-56639-423-9
 

Bachelors of Science
 

Bachelors of Science
Seventeenth Century Identity, Then and Now

Zack, Naomi

A revolutionary look at the intellectual and social mileu within which early modern philosophers invented scientific identities

264 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1996
paper 1-56639-436-8
EAN 978-1-56639-436-9
cloth 1-56639-435-X
EAN 978-1-56639-435-2
 

Becoming American, Becoming Ethnic
 

Becoming American, Becoming Ethnic
College Students Explore Their Roots

Dublin, Thomas

Personal reflections on the challenges that face college students coming to understand their ethnicity in contemporary America

256 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1996
paper 1-56639-439-2
EAN 978-1-56639-439-0
cloth 1-56639-438-4
EAN 978-1-56639-438-3
 

Brooklyn!
 

Brooklyn!
An Illustrated History

Snyder-Grenier, Ellen M.

A colorful history of Brooklyn, its monuments, and residents

304 pp • 8x10 • Spring 1996
cloth 1-56639-408-2
EAN 978-1-56639-408-6
 

Building America
 

Building America
The Democratic Promise of Public Work

Boyte, Harry C., and Nancy N. Kari

A look to the revival of public-spirited work as a key to the rebirth of democracy

272 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 1996
paper 1-56639-458-9
EAN 978-1-56639-458-1
cloth 1-56639-457-0
EAN 978-1-56639-457-4
 

The Business of Practicing Law
 

The Business of Practicing Law
The Work Lives of Solo and Small-Firm Attorneys

Seron, Carroll S.

A compelling portrait of the dilemmas and work lives of solo and small-firm attorneys

240 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1996
paper 1-56639-407-4
EAN 978-1-56639-407-9
cloth 1-56639-406-6
EAN 978-1-56639-406-2
 

A Case About Amy
 

A Case About Amy
Smith, Robert C., and Frank G. Bowe

An inspirational and telling story about a family's struggle to get equal educational opportunity for their deaf daughter

344 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1996
paper 1-56639-412-0
EAN 978-1-56639-412-3
cloth 1-56639-411-2
EAN 978-1-56639-411-6
 

The Cleveland Indians Encyclopedia
 

The Cleveland Indians Encyclopedia
Schneider, Russell

Everything you wanted to know about the Indians from 1869 to 1995

584 pp • 9x12 • Spring 1996
cloth 1-56639-405-8
EAN 978-1-56639-405-5
 

Community Builders
 

Community Builders
A Tale of Neighborhood Mobilization in Two Cities

Rabrenovic, Gordana

Addressing relevant urban issues, a careful look at the relationships between neighborhood associations and development

248 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1996
paper 1-56639-410-4
EAN 978-1-56639-410-9
cloth 1-56639-409-0
EAN 978-1-56639-409-3
 

Dirty Details
 

Dirty Details
The Days and Nights of a Well Spouse

Cohen, Marion Deutsche, and Marty Wngaarden Krauss

Caring for her disabled husband, Marion Cohen tells her story from the viewpoint of a Well Spouse

224 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 1996
paper 1-56639-426-0
EAN 9781-56639-426-0
cloth 1-56639-425-2
EAN 978-1-56639-425-3
 

El Salvador in the Eighties
 

El Salvador in the Eighties
Counterinsurgency and Revolution by Ucles, Mario Lungo

Ucles, Mario Lungo, Arthur Schmidt, and Amelia F. Shogan

An in-depth examination of Salvadoran insurgency and the U.S.-backed counterinsurgency in the 1980s

256 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 1996
paper 1-56639-432-5
EAN 978-1-56639-432-1
cloth 1-56639-431-7
EAN 978-1-56639-431-4
 

Family and Gender Among American Muslims
 

Family and Gender Among American Muslims
Issues Facing Middle Eastern Immigrants And Their Decendants

Aswad, Barbara C., and Barbara Bilge

Diverse perspectives and groundbreaking research on gender and family issues affecting Muslim communities throughout North America

344 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1996
paper 1-56639-443-0
EAN 978-1-56639-443-7
cloth 1-56639-442-2
EAN 978-1-56639-442-0
 

Frontiers of Illusion
 

Frontiers of Illusion
Science, Technology, and the Politics of Progress

Sarewitz, Daniel R.

An incisive argument for fostering stronger links between the interests of society and progress in science

256 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1996
paper 1-56639-416-3
EAN 978-1-56639-416-1
cloth 1-56639-415-5
EAN 978-1-56639-415-4
 

Health Care Reform and the Battle for the Body Politic
 

Health Care Reform and the Battle for the Body Politic
Beauchamp, Dan E.

Health care reform as a strategy for dealing with the failures of politics

224 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 1996
paper 1-56639-414-7
EAN 978-1-56639-414-7
cloth 1-56639-413-9
EAN 978-1-56639-413-0
 

Human Attachment
 

Human Attachment
Colin, Virginia L.

The first and only comprehensive introduction to one theory in personality development

416 pp • 6.5x9.25 • Spring 1996
cloth 1-56639-459-7
EAN 978-1-56639-459-8
 

I Remember Julia
 

I Remember Julia
Voices of the Dissapeared

Carlson, Eric Stener

A powerful and moving remembrance of a young doctor who was disappeared during the Argintine "Dirty War"

240 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 1996
paper 1-56639-437-6
EAN 978-1-56639-437-6
cloth 1-56639-430-9
EAN 978-1-56639-430-7
 

Just a Temp
 

Just a Temp
Henson, Kevin D.

Notes from the fringe of the modern economy

224 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 1996
paper 1-56639-386-8
EAN 978-1-56639-386-7
cloth 1-56639-385-X
EAN 978-1-56639-385-0
 

Lost Talent
 

Lost Talent
Women in the Sciences

Hanson, Sandra L.

Tackling the important questions about women's experiences in science and mathematics that previous research has left unanswered

240 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1996
cloth 1-56639-446-5
EAN 978-1-56639-446-8
 

Medicaid and the Limits of State Health Reform
 

Medicaid and the Limits of State Health Reform
Sparer, Michael S.

A critical look at state-dominated health care

248 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 1996
paper 1-56639-434-1
EAN 978-1-56639-434-5
cloth 1-56639-433-3
EAN 978-1-56639-433-8
 

Mickey Mouse History
 

Mickey Mouse History and Other Essays on American Memory
Wallace, Michael

A long-awaited dispatch from the history front in today's culture war

336 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1996
paper 1-56639-445-7
EAN 978-1-56639-445-1
cloth 1-56639-444-9
EAN 978-1-56639-444-4
 

Myths About the Powerless
 

Myths About the Powerless
Contesting Social Inequalities

Lykes, M. Brinton, Ali Banuazizi, Ramsay Liem, Michael Morris, and George W. Albee, eds.

Exposing the assumptions about issues at the center of our national debate

416 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1996
paper 1-56639-422-8
EAN 978-1-56639-422-2
cloth 1-56639-421-X
EAN 978-1-56639-421-5
 

Nature's Keeper
 

Nature's Keeper
Wenz, Peter S.

A thought-provoking look at the value of not making separations between humans and nature

240 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 1996
paper 1-56639-428-7
EAN 978-1-56639-428-4
cloth 1-56639-427-9
EAN 978-1-56639-427-7
 

Orphanages Reconsidered

Orphanages Reconsidered
Child Care Institutions in Progressive Era Baltimore

Zmora, Nurith

A provocative re-examination of the ways private orphanages cared for children in need

New in Paperback!
256 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1993
paper 1-56639-465-1
EAN 978-1-56639-465-9

Philadelphia's Old Ballparks
 

Philadelphia's Old Ballparks
Westcott, Rich

"An old ballpark has an allure that cannot be dismissed. It evokes warm memories while suggesting another era when baseball was a kinder, gentler game. One cannot simply forget it. It's grip is far to strong."

224 pp • 7x10 • Spring 1996
cloth 1-56639-454-6
EAN 978-1-56639-454-3

The Philippine Temptation
 

The Philippine Temptation
Dialectics of Philippines-U.S. Literary Relations

San Juan, Jr., E.

A passionate discussion of the history of oppositional writing in the Philippines

320 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1996
paper 1-56639-418-X
EAN 978-1-56639-418-5
cloth 1-56639-417-1
EAN 978-1-56639-417-8
 

Polka Happiness
 

Polka Happiness
Keil, Charles, Angeliki V. Keil, and Dick Blau

Interviews and photographs celebrate America's rollicking polka culture

New in Paperback!
288 pp • 8x10 • Fall 1992
paper 1-56639-462-7
EAN 978-1-56639-462-8
 

The Protection Racket State
 

The Protection Racket State
Elite Politics, Military Extortion, and Civil War in El Salvador

Stanley, William

A chilling examination into why states kill

344 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1996
paper 1-56639-392-2
EAN 978-1-56639-392-8
cloth 1-56639-391-4
EAN 978-1-56639-391-1
 

Regarding Animals
 

Regarding Animals
Arluke, Arnold, and Clinton R. Sanders

Questioning our conflicting views of the role of animals

256 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 1996
paper 1-56639-441-4
EAN 978-1-56639-441-3
cloth 1-56639-440-6
EAN 978-1-56639-440-6
 

South Philadelphia
 

South Philadelphia
Mummers, Memories, and the Melrose Diner

Dubin, Murray

A guided tour of Philadelphia's quintessential neighborhood from the days of Thomas Jefferson to the night Palumbo's burned

248 pp • 8.5x11 • Spring 1996
cloth 1-56639-429-5
EAN 978-1-56639-429-1
 

Swing Era New York
 

Swing Era New York
The Jazz Photographs of Charles Peterson

Stokes, W. Royal, Don Peterson, and Stanley Dance

An intimate look at the teeming world of New York Swing in the '20s and '30s

New in Paperback!
232 pp • 10x8 • Fall 1994
paper 1-56639-464-3
EAN 978-1-56639-464-2
 

The Whiz Kids and the 1950 Pennant
 

The Whiz Kids and the 1950 Pennant
Roberts, Robin, C. Paul Rogers III, and Pat Williams

The story of the astounding Whiz Kids told by Hall-of-Famer Robin Roberts

390 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1996
cloth 1-56639-466-X
EAN 978-1-56639-466-6
 

William Henry Jackson and the Transformation of the American Landscape
 

William Henry Jackson and the Transformation of the American Landscape
Hales, Peter Beacon

An examination of the work of "the world's most famous landscape photographer"

New in Paperback!
368 pp • 11x8.5 • Spring 1988
paper 1-56639-463-5
EAN 978-1-56639-463-5
 

Women Reading Women Writing
 

Women Reading Women Writing
Self-Invention in Paula Gunn Allen, Gloria Anzaldúa, and Audre Lorde

Keating, Ann Louise

An examination of the work of three "out" lesbians of color and the ways they negotiate their private, public, and political worlds

256 pp • 5.2x8.25 • Spring 1996
paper 1-56639-420-1
EAN 978-1-56639-420-8
cloth 1-56639-419-8
EAN 978-1-56639-419-2
 

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