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California and the Fictions of Capital

George Henderson

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

304 pages | 6.125 x 9.25 | 11 tables 7 maps 7 figures 6 halftones


Campaign Advertising and American Democracy

Michael M Franz, Paul Freedman, Ken Goldstein, and Travis N Ridout

Surprising findings about the positive effects of political advertising

256 pages | 6 x 9 | 30 tables 29 figures 7 halftones


Campaigns of Knowledge

U.S. Pedagogies of Colonialism and Occupation in the Philippines and Japan

Malini Johar Schueller

Making visible the afterlives of U.S. colonial and occupation tutelage in the Philippines and Japan

312 pages | 6 x 9 | 11 line drawings, 1 halftone



A Critical Examination

David Sprintzen

A comprehensive analysis in English of the thought of Albert Camus from a philosophical perspective

336 pages | 6 x 9


Cane Fires

The Anti-Japanese Movement in Hawaii, 1865-1945

Gary Y. Okihiro

A history of a systematic anti-Japanese movement in Hawaii from the time migrant workers were brought to the sugar cane fields until the end of World War II

360 pages | 6 x 9


Captain America and the Nationalist Superhero

Metaphors, Narratives, and Geopolitics

Jason Dittmer

A provocative exploration of the nationalist comic book superhero genre in the U.S., Canada, and Britain.

242 pages | 6 x 9 | 26 halftones


Caribbean Currents

Caribbean Music from Rumba to Reggae

Peter Manuel with Michael Largey

The classic introduction to the Caribbean's popular music brought up to date

360 pages | 6 x 9 | 39 line drawings, 51 halftones, 1 map


Caribbean Migration to Western Europe and the United States

Essays on Incorporation, Identity, and Citizenship

Edited by Margarita Cervantes-Rodriguez, Ramon Grosfoguel, and Eric H. Mielants

A novel and interdisciplinary volume on the dynamics of migration with comparative case studies of the Caribbean experience

270 pages | 11 tables, 1 figure, 8 halftones, 2 maps


The Carrot or the Stick for School Desegregation Policy

Magnet Schools or Forced Busing

Christine H. Rossell

The first study comparing the long-term effectiveness of voluntary desegregation plans with magnet programs to mandatory reassignment plans

272 pages | 10 tables


A Case About Amy

R. C. Smith

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

344 pages | 6 x 9


The Case Against Christianity

Michael Martin

A rational critique of Christianity

288 pages | 5.5 x 8.25


Cat Culture

The Social World of a Cat Shelter

Janet M. Alger and Steven F. Alger

Understanding cats as social animals

256 pages | 5.5 x 8.25 | 10 halftones


Catheters, Slurs, and Pickup Lines

Professional Intimacy in Hospital Nursing

Lisa C. Ruchti

A detailed ethnography exploring the professional skill of intimate care in nursing.

226 pages | 6 x 9 | 1 tables, 1 figure, 1 halftone


Catskill Culture

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

Phil Brown

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

304 pages | 7 x 10 | 1 map, 1 figure, 91 halftones


Cattle, Capitalism, and Class

Ilparakuyo Maasai Transformations

Peter Rigby

An anthropologist explores the failure of rural development policies in pastoral societies

272 pages | 6 x 9