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Barry D Adam, Jan Willem Duyvendak, André Krouwel: Global Emergence of Gay and Lesbian Politics
 
The Global Emergence of Gay and Lesbian Politics
National Imprints of a Worldwide Movement

edited by Adam, Barry D, Jan Willem Duyvendak and André Krouwel

448 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1998
paper 1-56639-645-X
EAN 978-1-56639-645-5
cloth 1-56639-644-1
EAN 978-1-56639-644-8
Excerpt available

Living in the Crossfire
 
Living in the Crossfire
Favela Residents, Drug Dealers, and Police Violence in Rio de Janeiro

Alves, Maria Helena Moreira and Philip Evanson

254 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2011
paper 1-4399-0004-3
EAN 978-1-4399-0004-8
cloth 1-4399-0003-5
EAN 978-1-4399-0003-1
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Local Protest, Global Movements
 
Local Protest, Global Movements
Capital, Community, and State in San Francisco

Beitel, Karl

230 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2013
paper 1-4399-0995-4
EAN 978-1-4399-0995-9
cloth 1-4399-0994-6
EAN 978-1-4399-0994-2

Dewey's Dream

Dewey's Dream
Universities and Democracies in an Age of Education Reform
Benson, Lee, Ira Harkavy, and John Puckett

168 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 2007
paper 1-59213-592-7
EAN 978-1-59213-592-9
cloth 1-59213-591-9
EAN 978-1-59213-591-2
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Tyranny of the Minority

Tyranny of the Minority
The Subconstituency Politics Theory of Representation

Bishin, Benjamin

New in Paperback!
216 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2010
paper 1-59213-659-1
EAN 978-1-59213-659-9
cloth 1-59213-658-3
EAN 978-1-59213-658-2
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Mobilizing Gay Singapore

Mobilizing Gay Singapore
Rights and Resistance in an Authoritarian State
Chua, Lynette J.

228 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2014
cloth 1-43991-031-6
EAN 978-1-43991-031-3

Richard A. Couto: Ain't Gonna Let Nobody Turn Me Round
 
Ain't Gonna Let Nobody Turn Me Round
The Pursuit of Racial Justice in the Rural South

Couto, Richard A.

440 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1991
paper 1-56639-004-4
EAN 978-1-56639-004-0
cloth 0-87722-806-X
EAN 978-0-87722-806-6

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

306 pp • 6x9• Fall 2008
paper 1-59213-829-2
EAN 978-1-59213-829-6
cloth 1-59213-828-4
EAN 978-1-59213-828-9
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Stephen L. Fisher: Fighting Back in Appalachia
 
Fighting Back in Appalachia
Traditions of Resistance and Change

edited by Fisher, Stephen L.

400 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1992
paper 0-87722-977-5
EAN 978-0-87722-977-3
cloth 0-87722-976-7
EAN 978-0-87722-976-6

The Disability Rights Movement

The Disability Rights Movement
From Charity to Confrontation
Updated Edition

Fleischer, Doris Zames and Frieda Zames

360 pp • 7x10 • Fall 2011
paper 1-4399-0744-7
EAN 978-1-4399-0744-3
cloth 1-4399-0743-9
EAN 978-1-4399-0743-6
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Timothy P. Fong: The First Suburban Chinatown
 
The First Suburban Chinatown
The Remarking of Monterey Park, California

Fong, Timothy P.

240 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1993
paper 1-56639-262-4
EAN 978-1-56639-262-4
cloth 1-56639-123-7
EAN 978-1-56639-123-8
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Gary L. Francione: Rain Without Thunder
 
Rain Without Thunder
The Ideology of the Animal Rights Movement

Francione, Gary L.

288 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1996
paper 1-56639-461-9
EAN 978-1-56639-461-1
cloth 1-56639-460-0
EAN 978-1-56639-460-4
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One Less Car

One Less Car
Bicycling and the Politics of Automobility

Furness, Zack

360 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2010
paper 1-59213-613-3
EAN 978-1-59213-613-1
cloth 1-59213-612-5
EAN 978-1-59213-612-4
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Greta Gaard: Ecological Politics
 
Ecological Politics
Ecofeminists and the Greens

Gaard, Greta

337 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1997
paper 1-56639-570-4
EAN 978-1-56639-570-0
cloth 1-56639-569-0
EAN 978-1-56639-569-4
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Mobilizing Communities

Mobilizing Communities
Asset Building as a Community Development Strategy

Edited by Green, Gary Paul and Ann Goetting

204 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 2010
paper 1-4399-0087-6
EAN 978-1-4399-0087-1
cloth 1-43990-086-8
EAN 978-1-43990-086-4
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Mary Ann Hinsdale, Helen M. Lewis, S. Maxine Waller: It Comes from the People
 
It Comes from the People
Community Development and Local Theology

Hinsdale, Mary Ann, Helen M. Lewis and S. Maxine Waller

400 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1994
paper 1-56639-212-8
EAN 978-1-56639-212-9
cloth 1-56639-211-X
EAN 978-1-56639-211-2
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Dewey's Dream

Model City Blues
Urban Space and Organized Resistance in New Haven
Jackson, Mandi Isaacs

296 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2008
paper 1-59213-604-4
EAN 978-1-59213-604-9
cloth 1-59213-603-6
EAN 978-1-59213-603-2
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Leonard Covello and the Making of Benjamin Franklin High School

Leonard Covello and the Making of Benjamin Franklin High School
Education as if Citizenship Mattered
Johanek, Michael C. and John L. Puckett

384 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2006
cloth 1-59213-521-8
EAN 978-1-59213-521-9
Excerpt Available

Objectifying Measures

Objectifying Measures
The Dominance of High-Stakes Testing and the Politics of Schooling
Johnson, Amanda Walker

222 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 2009
paper 1-59213-906-X
EAN 978-1-59213-906-4
cloth 1-59213-905-1
EAN 978-1-59213-905-7
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Movements in Times of Democratic Transition
 
Movements in Times of Democratic Transition
edited by Klandermans, Bert and Cornelis van Stralen

382 pp • 6x9 • Fall 2014
paper 1-43991-181-9
EAN 978-1-43991-181-5
cloth 1-43991-180-0
EAN 978-1-43991-180-8

George Lipsitz: A Life in the Struggle
 
A Life in the Struggle
Ivory Perry and the Culture of Opposition

Lipsitz, George

320 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1995
paper 1-56639-321-3
EAN 978-1-56639-321-8
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Robert H. Mast: Detroit Lives
 
Detroit Lives
edited by Mast, Robert H., foreword by Dan Georgakas

368 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1994
paper 1-56639-226-8
EAN 978-1-56639-226-6
cloth 1-56639-225-X
EAN 978-1-56639-225-9

Margit Mayer, John Ely: The German Greens
 
The German Greens
Paradox between Movement and Party

edited by Mayer, Margit and John Ely, translated by Michael Schatzschneider

352 pp • 6x9 • Spring 1997
paper 1-56639-516-X
EAN 978-1-56639-516-8
cloth 1-56639-515-1
EAN 978-1-56639-515-1

Mobilizing Science

Mobilizing Science
Movements, Participation, and the Remaking of Knowledge
McCormick, Sabrina

218 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 2009
cloth 1-43990-009-4
EAN 978-1-43990-009-3
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Nathaniel Samuel Murrell, William David Spencer, Adrian Anthony McFarlane: Chanting Down Babylon
 
Chanting Down Babylon
The Rastafari Reader

edited by Murrell, N. Samuel, William D. Spencer and Adrian Anthony McFarlane

467 pp • 7x10 • Fall 1998
paper 1-56639-584-4
EAN 978-1-56639-584-7
cloth 1-56639-583-6
EAN 978-1-56639-583-0
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Live Wire

Live Wire
Women and Brotherhood in the Electrical Industry
Moccio, Francine A.

288 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2009
paper 1-59213-738-5
EAN 978-1-59213-738-1
cloth 1-59213-737-7
EAN 978-1-59213-737-4
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Social Justice in Diverse Suburbs
 
Social Justice in Diverse Suburbs
History, Politics, and Prospects

edited by Niedt, Christopher

276 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2013
paper 1-4399-1050-2
EAN 978-1-4399-1050-4
cloth 1-4399-1049-9
EAN 978-1-4399-1049-8

Susan A. Ostrander: Money for Change
 
Money for Change
Social Movement Philanthropy at the Haymarket People's Fund

Ostrander, Susan A.

256 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1995
paper 1-56639-364-7
EAN 978-1-56639-364-5
cloth 1-56639-363-9
EAN 978-1-56639-363-8

Julia Ann Parzen, Michael Hall Kieschnick: Credit Where It's Due
 
Credit Where It's Due
Development Banking for Communities

Parzen, Julia Ann and Michael Hall Kieschnick

288 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Fall 1992
paper 1-56639-185-7
EAN 978-1-56639-185-6
cloth 0-87722-811-6
EAN 978-0-87722-811-0

Gordana Rabrenovic: Community Builders
 
Community Builders
A Tale of Neighborhood Mobilization in Two Cities

Rabrenovic, Gordana

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
Excerpt available

Linda Racioppi, Katherine O'Sullivan See: Women's Activism in Contemporary Russia
 
Women's Activism in Contemporary Russia
Racioppi, Linda and Katherine O’Sullivan See

277 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 1997
paper 1-56639-521-6
EAN 978-1-56639-521-2
cloth 1-56639-520-8
EAN 978-1-56639-520-5

"To Serve a Larger Purpose"

"To Serve a Larger Purpose"
Engagement for Democracy and the Transformation of Higher Education
Edited by Saltmarsh, John and Matthew Hartley

326 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2011
paper 1-4399-0507-X
EAN 978-1-4399-0507-4
cloth 1-4399-0506-1
EAN 978-1-4399-0506-7
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Louise B. Simmons: Organizing in Hard Times
 
Organizing In Hard Times
Labor and Neighborhoods In Hartford

Simmons, Louise B.

200 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 1994
paper 1-56639-156-3
EAN 978-1-56639-156-6
cloth 1-56639-155-5
EAN 978-1-56639-155-9

Randy Stoecker: Defending Community
 
Defending Community
The Struggle for Alternative Redevelopment in Cedar-Riverside

Stoecker, Randy

328 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1993
paper 1-56639-128-8
EAN 978-1-56639-128-3
cloth 1-56639-127-X
EAN 978-1-56639-127-6
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The Unheard Voices

The Unheard Voices
Community Organizations and Service Learning
edited by Stoecker, Randy, Elizabeth A. Tryon

232 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 2009
paper 1-59213-995-7
EAN 978-1-59213-995-8
cloth 1-59213-994-1
EAN 978-1-59213-994-9
Excerpt available

Andres Torres: Latinos in New England
 
Latinos in New England
edited by Torres, Andrés

344 pp • 6x9 • Spring 2006
cloth 1-59213-416-5
EAN 978-1-59213-416-8
paper 1-59213-417-3
EAN 978-1-59213-417-5
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Rosalie Riegle Troester: Voices from the Catholic Worker
 
Voices from the Catholic Worker
edited by Troester, Rosalie Riegle

632 pp • 6x9 • Fall 1993
paper 1-56639-059-1
EAN 978-1-56639-059-0
cloth 1-56639-058-3
EAN 978-1-56639-058-3

Workers of the World, Enjoy!

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

Tucker Jr., Kenneth H.

224 pp • 5.5x8.25 • Spring 2010
paper 1-59213-765-2
EAN 978-1-59213-765-7
cloth 1-59213-764-4
EAN 978-1-59213-764-0
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Lawrence S. Wittner: Rebels Against War
 
Rebels Against War
The American Peace Movement, 1933-1983

Wittner, Lawrence S.

Spring 1984
paper 0-87722-342-4
EAN 978-0-87722-342-9


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