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Across the Red Line
 

Across the Red Line
Stories from the Surgical Life

Karl, Richard C.

In the tradition of Lewis Thomasí The Lives of a Cell, a beautiful book on what itís like to be a surgeon

New in Paperback!
160 pp • 5.5 x 8.25 • Fall 2001
paper 1-59213-193-X
EAN 978-1-59213-193-8
 

Borscht Belt Bungalows
 

Borscht Belt Bungalows
Memories of Catskill Summers

Richman, Irwin

A history memoir and photo album of Jewish summers in the Catskills

New in Paperback!
256 pp • 7x10 • Fall 1997
paper 1-59213-190-5
EAN 978-1-59213-190-7
 

California and the Fictions of Capital
 

California and the Fictions of Capital
Henderson, George L.

The development and meaning of agriculture in late-19th century California

304 pp • 6.125x9.25 • Spring 2003
paper 1-59213-198-0
EAN 978-1-59213-198-3
 

Catskill Culture
 

Catskill Culture
A Mountain Rat's Memories of the Great Jewish Resort Area

Brown, Phil

A search for one's roots in the resort hotels of the Jewish Catskills

New in Paperback!
304 pp • 7x10 • Fall 1998
paper 1-59213-189-1
EAN 978-1-59213-189-1
 

The Changing of the Guard
 

The Changing of the Guard
Lesbian and Gay Elders, Identity, and Social Change

Rosenfeld, Dana

The greatest generation—lesbian and gay elders, and how they lived their lives from before Stonewall to today

264 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 2003
paper 1-59213-031-3
EAN 978-1-59213-031-3
cloth 1-59213-030-5
EAN 978-1-59213-030-6

Elements of Ethics
 

Elements of Ethics
Moore, G. E., and Tom Regan

Ten previously unpublished lectures showing Moore's position regarding ethics in relation to conduct in earlier work differs from the one presented in Principia

New in Paperback!
272 pp • Fall 1991
paper 1-59213-194-8
EAN 978-1-59213-194-5
 

Ending Poverty as We Know It
 

Ending Poverty as We Know It
A Constitutional Right to a Job at a Living Wage

Quigley, William P.

Why every American should have the right to a job at a living wage

256 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2003
paper 1-59213-033-X
EAN 978-1-59213-033-7
cloth 1-59213-032-1
EAN 978-1-59213-032-0
 

The Gold Standard
 

The Gold Standard
The Challenge of Evidence-Based Medicine and Standardization in Health Care

Timmermans, Stefan, and Marc Berg

The first book to explore the effects of dramatic changes in the delivery of medical care

280 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2003
paper 1-59213-188-3
EAN 978-1-59213-188-4
cloth 1-59213-187-5
EAN 978-1-59213-187-7
 

Labor's War at Home
 

Labor's War at Home
The CIO in World War II

Lichtenstein, Nelson

A new edition of a classic book on how World War II changed the face of labor in the US

352 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2003
paper 1-59213-197-2
EAN 978-1-59213-197-6
cloth 1-59213-196-4
EAN 978-1-59213-196-9
 

Managing Sickle Cell Disease in Low-Income Families
 

Managing Sickle Cell Disease in Low-Income Families
Hill, Shirley A.

A comprehensive account of SCD and its affect on low-income families

New in Paperback!
240 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1994
paper 1-59213-195-6
EAN 978-1-59213-195-2
 

New Jack Jocks
 

New Jack Jocks
Rebels, Race, and the American Athlete

Platt, Larry

The hero and anti-hero in contemporary sport, from a best-selling journalist

New in Paperback!
208 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 2002
paper 1-59213-191-3
EAN 978-1-59213-191-4
 

Officially Gay
 

Officially Gay
The Political Construction of Sexuality by the U.S. Military

Lehring, Gary L.

How the military defined homosexuality and the ways that shaped the gay and lesbian identity and movements

248 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 2003
paper 1-59213-035-6
EAN 978-1-59213-035-1
cloth 1-59213-034-8
EAN 978-1-59213-034-4
 

Organizing Access to Capital
 

Organizing Access to Capital
Advocacy and the Democratization of Financial Institutions

Squires, Gregory D.

Gaining financial equality through community activism

248 pp • 7x10 • Spring 2003
paper 1-59213-026-7
EAN 978-1-59213-026-9
cloth 1-59213-025-9
EAN 978-1-59213-025-2
 

Out of the Jungle
 

Out of the Jungle
Jimmy Hoffa and the Remaking of the American Working Class

Russell, Thaddeus

A provocative and controversial account of the rise of Jimmy Hoffa

296 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2003
paper 1-59213-027-5
EAN 978-1-59213-027-6
 

Press Box Red
 

Press Box Red
The Story of Lester Rodney, the Communist Who Helped Break the Color Line in American Sports

Silber, Irwin, and Jules Tygiel

How a journalist gave the Daily Worker its first sports column, and broke the color barrier in sports in the process

256 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2003
paper 1-56639-974-2
EAN 978-1-56639-974-6
cloth 1-56639-973-4
EAN 978-1-56639-973-9
 

Reclaiming Class
 

Reclaiming Class
Women, Poverty, and the Promise of Higher Education in America

Adair, Vivyan C., and Sandra L. Dahlberg

The double-edged impact of policy and education in the lives of poor women

280 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2003
paper 1-59213-022-4
EAN 978-1-59213-022-1
cloth 1-59213-021-6
EAN 978-1-59213-021-4
 

Roy Orbison
 

Roy Orbison
The Invention of an Alternative Rock Masculinity

Lehman, Peter

Fans called this singer/songwriter "The Voice"

224 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2003
paper 1-59213-037-2
EAN 978-1-59213-037-5
cloth 1-59213-036-4
EAN 978-1-59213-036-8
 

The Sons and Daughters of Los
 

The Sons and Daughters of Los
Culture and Community in L.A.

James, David E.

Breathing a new city of Los Angeles to life, through urban art and performance

264 pp • 7x10 • Spring 2003
paper 1-59213-013-5
EAN 978-1-59213-013-9
cloth 1-59213-012-7
EAN 978-1-59213-012-2
 

Their Day in the Sun
 

Their Day in the Sun
Women of the Manhattan Project

Howes, Ruth H., Caroline C. Herzenberg, and Ellen C. Weaver

The hidden story of the contribution of women in the effort to develop the atomic bomb

New in Paperback!
280 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1999
paper 1-59213-192-1
EAN 978-1-59213-192-1
 

Why I Burned My Book and Other Essays on Disability
 

Why I Burned My Book and Other Essays on Disability
Longmore, Paul K.

"Personal inclination made me a historian. Personal encounter with public policy made me an activist."

288 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2003
paper 1-59213-024-0
EAN 978-1-59213-024-5
cloth 1-59213-023-2
EAN 978-1-59213-023-8
 

Yo' Mama!
 

Yo' Mama!
New Raps, Toasts, Dozens, Jokes, and Children's Rhymes from Urban Black America

Jemie, Onwuchekwa

"Word Magic" from the streets of the inner city

344 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2003
paper 1-59213-029-1
EAN 978-1-59213-029-0
cloth 1-59213-028-3
EAN 978-1-59213-028-3

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