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Facing The Death Penalty

Essays on a Cruel and Unusual Punishment

Edited by Michael L. Radelet

An in-depth examination of what life under a sentence of death is like

264 pages


Faith, Reason, and Skepticism

edited by Marcus Hester

Original essays provide a dialogue between four of the most distinguished scholars now working on problems of faith, reason, and skepticism

192 pages


Families in the U.S.

Kinship and Domestic Politics

Edited by Karen V. Hansen, and Anita Ilta Garey

Leading feminist scholars contemplate the complexity of today's American families

944 pages | 7 x 10 | 21 tables, 10 figs.


Family and Gender Among American Muslims

Issues Facing Middle Eastern Immigrants And Their Descendants

Barbara BilgÈ, and Barbara C. Aswad

Diverse perspectives and groundbreaking research on gender and family issues affecting Muslim communities throughout North America

344 pages | 6 x 9 | 11 tables, 9 halftones


Family and Work in Everyday Ethnography

Edited by Tamara Mose Brown, and Joanna Dreby

Negotiating the challenges—and fighting the myths—of parenthood and fieldwork

228 pages | 5.5 x 8.25


Family Ties

Enduring Relations between Parents and Their Grown Children

John R. Logan and Glenna D. Spitze

A challenging look at the way relationships between parents and their adult children remain strong in the midst of social change

304 pages | 6 x 9 | 61 tables, 25 figs.


Fashioning Diaspora

Beauty, Femininity, and South Asian American Culture

Vanita Reddy

How South Asian Americans' engagements with Indian beauty and fashion help structure their uneven access to social mobility, capital, and citizenship

280 pages | 6 x 9 | 19 halftones


Fast Lives

Women Who Use Crack Cocaine

Claire E. Sterk

An in-depth look at the lives, struggles, and dilemmas of women who use crack cocaine

256 pages | 5.5 x 8.25



The Video Data Bank Catalog of Video Art and Artist Interviews

Edited by Kate Horsfield and Lucas Hilderbrand

Historic documentation of the development of art-based, activist, and alternative media in the U.S.

360 pages | 8.5 x 11 | 325 halftones


The Feel of Silence

Bonnie Poitras Tucker

The compelling memoir of a profoundly deaf woman lawyer and professor surviving the ironies and trials of accommodating a hearing world

232 pages | 6 x 9



The Life and Times of an African Musical Icon

Michael E. Veal

A profile of the outspoken Nigerian musician who popularized Afropop

352 pages | 7 x 10 | 33 halftones


Feminism and Affect at the Scene of Argument

Beyond the Trope of the Angry Feminist

Barbara Tomlinson

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

288 pages | 6 x 9


Feminism and Community

Edited by Penny A. Weiss and Marilyn Friedman

A rich collection of essays on the importance of community to women's social, cultural, and political relationships

432 pages | 6 x 9


Feminist Generations

The Persistence of the Radical Women's Movement

Nancy Whittier

Conflict and cooperation between generations of radical feminists

320 pages | 5.5 x 8.25 | 3 tables


Feminist Legal Theory


Edited by D. Kelly Weisberg

Comprehensive discussions of theoretical issues regarding law and gender

640 pages | 7 x 10