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Gangs on Trial

Challenging Stereotypes and Demonization in the Courts

John M. Hagedorn

Exposes how stereotypes replace evidence in gang related trials

246 pages | 6 x 9 | 3 figs., 7 halftones, 1 map


Gatherings in Diaspora

Religious Communities and the New Immigration

Edited by R. Stephen Warner and Judith G. Wittner

The new religious communities of the United States in their churches, mosques, temples, home meetings, and festivals, being built by immigrants

416 pages | 6 x 9 | 3 tables


Gay and Lesbian Politics

Sexuality and the Emergence of a New Ethic

Mark Blasius

The making of gay and lesbian politics

240 pages | 5.5 x 8.25 | 2 tables, 2 halftones


Gender and Violence against Political Actors

Edited by Elin Bjarnegård and Pär Zetterberg

An interdisciplinary, global examination of political violence through a gendered lens

306 pages | 6 x 9 | 16 tables, 18 figures


Gender Differences in Public Opinion

Values and Political Consequences

Mary-Kate Lizotte

Explores the gender gap in public opinion through a values lens

256 pages | 5.25 x 8.5 | 25 tables, 23 figures


The Gender Knot

Unraveling Our Patriarchal Legacy
Third Edition

Allan G. Johnson

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

328 pages | 6 x 9 | 1 table, 2 figures


Gender Politics and MTV

Voicing the Difference

Lisa A. Lewis

Challenging the idea that MTV presents only negative and sexist images of women

300 pages | 145 tables, 9 duotones


Gender Thinking

Steven Smith

The first comprehensive philosophical exploration of the concept of gender

384 pages | 6 x 9


The Gendered Executive

A Comparative Analysis of Presidents, Prime Ministers, and Chief Executives

Edited by Janet M. Martin and MaryAnne Borrelli

Examining national executives through the lens of identity, representation, and power

296 pages | 6 x 9 | 22 tables, 5 line drawings


Gendered Places

The Landscape of Local Gender Norms across the United States

William J. Scarborough

Reveals how distinct cultural environments shape the patterns of gender inequality

256 pages | 6 x 9 | 8 tables, 49 figures


A Genealogy of Queer Theory

William B. Turner

An accessible history of queer—not gay/lesbian—theory and its academic importance

256 pages | 6 x 9


The German Greens

Paradox between Movement and Party

edited by Margit Mayer and John Ely

Critical essays analyze the crucial tensions shaping the first ten years of the German Greens

352 pages | 6 x 9 | 17 tables, 8 halftones


Getting Away from It All

Vacations and Identity

Karen Stein

Examines vacations as moments when people engage in voluntary identity shifts that both contrast and overlap with everyday life

254 pages | 6 x 9


Getting Paid While Taking Time

The Women's Movement and the Development of Paid Family Leave Policies in the United States

Megan A. Sholar

Analyzing family leave policy in the United States—from the role of the women’s movement in the passage of paid leave to policymaking at the state level

252 pages | 5.5 x 8.25 | 3 tables


Ghostly Encounters

The Hauntings of Everyday Life

Dennis Waskul with Michele Waskul

How people experience ghosts and hauntings, the ways they make sense of uncanny experiences, and the consequences thereof

184 pages | 5.5 x 8.25 | 17 halftones