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Beyond Preservation

Beyond Preservation
Using Public History to Revitalize Inner Cities
Hurley, Andrew

A framework for stabilizing and strengthening inner-city neighborhoods through the public interpretation of historic landscapes

248 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2010
paper 978-1-43990-229-5
cloth 978-1-43990-228-8

Black Venus 2010

Black Venus 2010
They Called Her "Hottentot"
Edited by Willis, Deborah

Analyzing contemporaneous and contemporary works that re-imagine the "Hottentot Venus"

288 pp • 7x10 • Spring 2010
paper 978-1-4399-0205-9
cloth 978-1-4399-0204-2

Cleavage Politics and the Populist Right

Cleavage Politics and the Populist Right
The New Cultural Conflict in Western Europe

Bornschier, Simon

A comparative study of how historical cleavages and party strategies interact to shape the fortunes of the populist right in Western Europe

260 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2010
cloth 978-1-4399-0192-2

The Delinquent Girl

The Delinquent Girl
Zahn, Margaret A.

A major study defining the delinquent girl, the crimes she commits and why she commits them

New in Paperback!
360 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2010
paper 978-1-59213-952-1

Essays on Twentieth Century History

Essays on Twentieth Century History
Edited by Adas, Michael for the American Historical Association

Probing the paradoxes of "the long twentieth century"—from unprecedented human opportunity and deprivation to the rise of the United States as a hegemon

350 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2010
paper 978-1-4399-0270-7
cloth 978-1-4399-0269-1

Ethical Borders

Ethical Borders
NAFTA, Globalization, and Mexican Migration

Hing, Bill Ong

The first definitive biography of basketball’s inventor

248 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2010
paper 978-1-59213-925-5
cloth 978-1-59213-924-8

Feminism and Affect at the Scene of Argument

Feminism and Affect at the Scene of Argument
Beyond the Trope of the Angry Feminist

Tomlinson, Barbara

Showing how both feminist and anti-feminist arguments work, and providing tools for social justice and changing civic life

288 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2010
paper 978-1-4399-0247-9
cloth 978-1-4399-0246-2

Global Philadelphia

Global Philadelphia
Immigrant Communities Old and New
Edited by Takenaka, Ayumi and Mary Johnson Osirim

A comprehensive analysis of the processes and consequences of immigration to Philadelphia over time

320 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2010
paper 978-1-43990-012-3
cloth 978-1-43990-013-0

Latino Lives in America

Latino Lives in America
Making It Home

Fraga, Luis R., John A. Garcia, Rodney E. Hero, Michael Jones-Correa, Valerie Martinez-Ebers, and Gary Segura

A nuanced and insightful assessment of Latino life in America


224 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 2010
paper 978-1-43990-049-9
cloth 978-1-43990-048-2

Livestock/Deadstock

Livestock/Deadstock
Working with Farm Animals from Birth to Slaughter

Wilkie, Rhoda M.

How humans think and feel about their work handling food animals

248 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2010
paper 978-1-59213-649-0
cloth 978-1-59213-648-3

The Machinery of Whiteness

The Machinery of Whiteness
Studies in the Structure of Racialization
Martinot, Steve

An extensive critique of the structures of whiteness and how they produce racism in the United States

232 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2010
paper 978-1-43990-052-9
cloth 978-1-43990-051-2

Men Can

Men Can
The Changing Image and Reality of Fatherhood in America

Unger, Donald N. S.

How American families are changing when it comes to care for their children

240 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 2010
cloth 978-1-43990-000-0

Mobilizing Communities

Mobilizing Communities
Asset Building as a Community Development Strategy

Edited by Green, Gary Paul and Ann Goetting

Case studies from a variety of settings consider the asset-building approach to community development

204 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 2010
cloth 9978-1-43990-086-4

Nearest East

Nearest East
American Millennialism and Mission to the Middle East
Kieser, Hans-Lukas

How missionaries and evangelical politics influenced American government policy in the Middle East

224 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2010
cloth 978-1-43990-222-6

One Less Car

One Less Car
Bicycling and the Politics of Automobility

Furness, Zack

The power of the bicycle to impact mobility, technology, urban space and everyday life

360 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2010
paper 978-1-59213-613-1
cloth 978-1-59213-612-4

Patriotic Professionalism in Urban China

Patriotic Professionalism in Urban China
Fostering Talent

Hoffman, Lisa M.

A look at urban professionals in post-Mao China as they balance social responsibility and individual achievement

216 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2010
paper 978-1-4399-0035-2
cloth 978-1-4399-0034-5

Pedagogy of Democracy

Pedagogy of Democracy
Feminism and the Cold War in the U.S. Occupation of Japan

Koikari, Mire

A new look at democratization, women’s rights, and the Cold War in post-World War II U.S.-occupied Japan

New in Paperback!
240 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2010
paper 978-1-59213-701-5

The Public and Its Possibilities

The Public and Its Possibilities
Triumphs and Tragedies in the American City
Fairfield, John D.

Throughout U.S. history, our unrealized civic aspirations provide the essential counterpoint to an excessive focus on private interests


368 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2010
cloth 978-1-4399-0210-3

Searching for Mr. Chin

Searching for Mr. Chin
Constructions of Nation and the Chinese in West Indian Literature
Lee-Loy, Anne-Marie

West Indian literary representations of local Chinese populations illuminate concepts of national belonging

198 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 2010
cloth 978-1-43990-130-4

Separate Societies

Separate Societies
Poverty and Inequality in U.S. Cities

Second Edition
Goldsmith, William W. and Edward J. Blakely

The award-winning book on urban poverty—now thoroughly revised and updated

268 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2010
paper 978-1-43990-292-9
cloth 978-1-43990-291-2

Sync

Sync
Stylistics of Hieroglyphic Time
Tobias, James

The profound historical appeal of films, video, and digital works emphasizing synchronized musicality and gesture

304 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2010
cloth 978-1-4399-0201-1

Tyranny of the Minority

Tyranny of the Minority
The Subconstituency Politics Theory of Representation

Bishin, Benjamin

Why do subconstituencies defeat the people's will in American politics?

New in Paperback!
216 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2010
paper 978-1-59213-659-9
cloth 978-1-59213-658-2

The Wars We Inherit

The Wars We Inherit
Military Life, Gender Violence, and Memory
Amy, Lori E.

How and why war and military culture have a traumatic impact on families and memory

216 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 2010
paper 978-1-59213-961-3
cloth 978-1-59213-960-6

Travels of William Bartram Reconsidered

Travels of William Bartram Reconsidered
Dion, Mark

Following the contemporary path of a historic naturalist

112 pp • 8.5x12 • Spring 2010
cloth 978-0-6152-5748-8

Women's Activism and Feminist Agency in Mozambique and Nicaragua

Women's Activism and Feminist Agency in Mozambique and Nicaragua
Disney, Jennifer Leigh

Tracking women’s movements through two developing world revolutions and neo-liberal democracies

New in Paperback!
306 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2010
paper 978-1-59213-829-6
cloth 978-1-59213-828-9

Workers of the World, Enjoy!

Workers of the World, Enjoy!
Aesthetic Politics from Revolutionary Syndicalism to the Global Justice Movement

Tucker Jr., Kenneth H.

The rise of the public sphere, as chronicled by social movements spanning the nineteenth, twentieth, and twenty-first centuries

224 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 2010
cloth 978-1-59213-764-0

Wrongful Conviction

Wrongful Conviction
International Perspectives on Miscarriages of Justice

Edited by Huff, C. Ronald and Martin Killias

A cross-national study that shows how various criminal justice systems are susceptible to wrongful convictions

New in Paperback!
326 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2010
paper 978-1-59213-646-9
cloth 978-1-59213-645-2

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