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At a Loss for Words
 

At a Loss for Words
How America Is Failing Our Children and What We Can Do about It

Bardige, Betty, foreword by T. Berry Brazelton, M.D.

Promoting the importance of pre-literacy skills for later learning

272 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2005
paper 1-59213-393-2
EAN 978-1-59213-393-2
cloth 1-59213-392-4
EAN 978-1-59213-392-5
 

The Beat of My Drum
 

The Beat of My Drum
An Autobiography

Olatunji, Babatunde, with Robert Atkinson and Akinsola Akiwowo, foreword by Joan Baez, introduction by Eric Charry

The story of how Drums of Passion introduced Americans to West African music

272 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2005
paper 1-59213-354-1
EAN 978-1-59213-354-3
cloth 1-59213-353-3
EAN 978-1-59213-353-6
 

Commentary in American Life
 

Commentary in American Life
edited by Friedman, Murray

Commentary magazine's impact on American life, letters, and politics

232 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2005
paper 1-59213-106-9
EAN 978-1-59213-106-8
cloth 1-59213-105-0
EAN 978-1-59213-105-1
 

The Education of a University President
 

The Education of a University President
Wachman, Marvin, foreword by James W. Hilty

The remarkable story of how a Milwaukee newsboy rose to university president

240 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2005
cloth 1-59213-376-2
EAN 978-1-59213-376-5
 

The Fibromyalgia Story
 

The Fibromyalgia Story
Medical Authority and Women's Worlds of Pain

Barker, Kristin K.

The first unbiased assessment of fibromyalgia

264 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2005
paper 1-59213-161-1
EAN 978-1-59213-161-7
cloth 1-59213-160-3
EAN 978-1-59213-160-0
 

The Gender Knot
 

The Gender Knot
Unraveling Our Patriarchal Legacy

Johnson, Allan G.

A compelling approach to gender inequality that empowers both men and women to be part of the solution instead of just part of the problem

Revised and Updated Edition
320 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2005
paper 1-59213-383-5
EAN 978-1-59213-383-3
cloth 1-59213-382-7
EAN 978-1-59213-382-6
 

Hegemony
 

Hegemony
The New Shape of Global Power

Agnew, John

Why America wants to spread consumer capitalism, not rule through empire

296 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2005
paper 1-59213-153-0
EAN 978-1-59213-153-2
cloth 1-59213-152-2
EAN 978-1-59213-152-5
 

Hybridity, or the Cultural Logic of Globalization
 

Hybridity, or the Cultural Logic of Globalization
Kraidy, Marwan M.

A guide to understanding hybridity—the interaction of cultures

240 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2005
paper 1-59213-144-1
EAN 978-1-59213-144-0
cloth 1-59213-143-3
EAN 978-1-59213-143-3
 

Immigrants, Unions, and the New U.S. Labor Market
 

Immigrants, Unions, and the New U.S. Labor Market
Ness, Immanuel

Examining the lives of immigrant workers, both on the job and off

240 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 2005
paper 1-59213-041-0
EAN 978-1-59213-041-2
cloth 1-59213-040-2
EAN 978-1-59213-040-5
 

Just Around the Corner
 

Just Around the Corner
The Paradox of the Jobless Recovery

Aronowitz, Stanley

A searing indictment of the American way of recession and recovery

176 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 2005
paper 1-59213-138-7
EAN 978-1-59213-138-9
cloth 1-59213-137-9
EAN 978-1-59213-137-2
 

Life and Death in Intensive Care
 

Life and Death in Intensive Care
Cassell, Joan

A penetrating look at the values, systems, and life-and-death dramas in the world of the surgical intensive care unit

248 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2005
paper 1-59213-336-3
EAN 978-1-59213-336-9
cloth 1-59213-335-5
EAN 978-1-59213-335-2
 

Lucia
 

Lucia
Testimonies of a Brazilian Drug Dealer's Woman

Gay, Robert

One woman's story of life in the slums of Rio de Janeiro

240 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2005
paper 1-59213-339-8
EAN 978-1-59213-339-0
cloth 1-59213-338-X
EAN 978-1-59213-338-3
 

Maya Achi Marimba Music in Guatemala
 

Maya Achi Marimba Music in Guatemala
Navarrete Pellicer, Sergio

The marimba as a cultural force in rural Guatemala

288 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2005
paper 1-59213-292-8
EAN 978-1-59213-292-8
cloth 1-59213-291-X
EAN 978-1-59213-291-1
 

P Is for Philadelphia
 

P Is for Philadelphia
Korman, Susan

A primer on the City of Brotherly Love, illustrated by the children of Philadelphia, for the children of Philadelphia

64 pp • 10x8 • Spring 2005
cloth 1-59213-107-7
EAN 978-1-59213-107-5
 

The Philadelphia Area Weather Book
 

The Philadelphia Area Weather Book
Nese, Jon, and Glenn "Hurricane" Schwartz, foreword by Edward G. Rendell

A book for every season—now in paperback!

New in Paperback!
264 pp • 8.375x10 • Spring 2005
paper 1-59213-391-6
EAN 978-1-59213-391-8
cloth 1-56639-956-4
EAN 978-1-56639-956-2
 

The Phillies Reader
 

The Phillies Reader
edited by Orodenker, Richard

A rich collection of baseball literature that chronicles the dramatic history of the Philadelphia Phillies

Updated Edition
New in Paperback!
302 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2005
paper 1-59213-398-3
EAN 978-1-59213-398-7
 

The Politics of Democratic Inclusion
 

The Politics of Democratic Inclusion
edited by Wolbrecht, Christina, and Rodney E. Hero, with Peri E. Arnold and Alvin B. Tillery

How institutions foster and hinder political participation of the underrepresented

352 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2005
paper 1-59213-359-2
EAN 978-1-59213-359-8
cloth 1-59213-358-4
EAN 978-1-59213-358-1
 

The Puerto Rican Diaspora
 

The Puerto Rican Diaspora
Historical Perspectives

edited by Whalen, Carmen Teresa, and Víctor Vázquez-Hernández

Histories of the Puerto Rican experience

320 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2005
paper 1-59213-413-0
EAN 978-1-59213-413-7
cloth 1-59213-412-2
EAN 978-1-59213-412-0
 

Recovered  Legacies
 

Recovered Legacies
Authority and Identity in Early Asian American Literature

edited by Lawrence, Keith, and Floyd Cheung

Rediscovering the writings of early Asian America

320 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2005
paper 1-59213-119-0
EAN 978-1-59213-119-8
cloth 1-59213-118-2
EAN 978-1-59213-118-1
 

Revolutionary Passage
 

Revolutionary Passage
From Soviet to Post-Soviet Russia, 1985-2000

Garcelon, Marc

From perestroika to Putin: a recent history of Russia's turbulent transformation from communist to post-communist nation

328 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2005
paper 1-59213-362-2
EAN 978-1-59213-362-8
cloth 1-59213-361-4
EAN 978-1-59213-361-1
 

Rookies of the Year
 

Rookies of the Year
Bloss, Bob

A compendium of baseball's brightest prospects since 1947

224 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2005
cloth 1-59213-164-6
EAN 978-1-59213-164-8
 

Seeking Mandela
 

Seeking Mandela
Peacemaking Between Israelis and Palestinians

Adam, Heribert, and Kogila Moodley

Lessons from South Africa for the unresolved Israeli-Palestinian conflict

248 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2005
paper 1-59213-396-7
EAN 978-1-59213-396-3
cloth 1-59213-395-9
EAN 978-1-59213-395-6
 

Sins of the Parents
 

Sins of the Parents
The Politics of National Apologies in the United States

Weiner, Brian A.

Should governments apologize for past wrongs done in their name?

256 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 2005
paper 1-59213-318-5
EAN 978-1-59213-318-5
cloth 1-59213-317-7
EAN 978-1-59213-317-8
 

The Social Logic of Politics
 

The Social Logic of Politics
Personal Networks as Contexts for Political Behavior

edited by Zuckerman, Alan S.

Re-establishes the connection between social life and political behavior

368 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2005
paper 1-59213-148-4
EAN 978-1-59213-148-8
cloth 1-59213-147-6
EAN 978-1-59213-147-1
 

Stan Brakhage
 

Stan Brakhage
Filmmaker

edited by James, David E.

The art and legacy of a towering figure in the independent film movement

248 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2005
paper 1-59213-272-3
EAN 978-1-59213-272-0
cloth 1-59213-271-5
EAN 978-1-59213-271-3
 

Trading Down
 

Trading Down
Africa, Value Chains, and the Global Economy

Gibbon, Peter, and Stefano Ponte

Examining the changing role of Africa in the global economy

272 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2005
paper 1-59213-368-1
EAN 978-1-59213-368-0
cloth 1-59213-367-3
EAN 978-1-59213-367-3
 

The Triangle Fire, the Protocols of Peace, and Industrial Democracy in Progressive Era New York
 

The Triangle Fire, the Protocols of Peace, and Industrial Democracy in Progressive Era New York
Greenwald, Richard A.

A history that uncovers the birth of Industrial Democracy

344 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2005
paper 1-59213-175-1
EAN 978-1-59213-175-4
cloth 1-59213-174-3
EAN 978-1-59213-174-7
 

Zora Neale Hurston and a History of Southern Life
 

Zora Neale Hurston and a History of Southern Life
Patterson, Tiffany Ruby

The inner world of all-black towns as seen through the eyes of Zora Neale Hurston

248 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2005
paper 1-59213-290-1
EAN 978-1-59213-290-4
cloth 1-59213-289-8
EAN 978-1-59213-289-8
 

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