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Habitat for Humanity®

Building Private Homes, Building Public Religion

Jerome P. Baggett

An interview study of Habitat for Humanity® as a voluntary organization and as a social form of religion

360 pages | 6 x 9 | 2 figs.


Half a Job

Bad and Good Part-Time Jobs in a Changing Labor Market

Chris Tilly

An up-to-date and in-depth analysis of a disquieting trend in the U.S. labor market

240 pages | 6 x 9 | 18 tables, 15 figures


Hapa Girl

A Memoir

May-lee Chai

A vivid depiction of the racism suffered by a mixed-race family in rural South Dakota

232 pages | 5.5 x 8.25 | 12 halftones



Working-Class Readers and Pulp Magazines

Erin A. Smith

An examination of the culture that produced and supported pulp-fiction

248 pages | 6 x 9 | 5 halftones


Having Epilepsy

The Experience and Control of Illness

Joseph W. Schneider, and Peter Conrad

Interviews with 80 individuals show how those with epilepsy learn to accept it as part of their lives

240 pages


Healing Our Divided Society

Investing in America Fifty Years after the Kerner Report

Edited by Fred Harris and Alan Curtis

Examining inequality in America fifty years after the Kerner Report

488 pages | 6 x 9 | 9 tables, 54 figures


Health and Health Care In Developing Countries

Sociological Perspectives

Edited by Peter Conrad and Eugene B. Gallagher

Sociological perspectives are applied to medical issues

336 pages | 6 x 9 | 20 tables, 3 figures


Health Care Reform and the Battle for the Body Politic

Dan E. Beauchamp

Health care reform as a strategy for dealing with the failures of politics

224 pages | 5.5 x 8.25


The Health of the Commonwealth

A Brief History of Medicine, Public Health, and Disease in Pennsylvania

James E. Higgins

138 pages | 6 x 9 | 11 halftones


The Health of the Republic

Epidemics, Medicine, and Moralism as Challenges to Democracy

Dan E. Beauchamp

A link between the health of the American republic and the health of its citizens

312 pages


Hearts and Minds

The Controversy Over Laboratory Animals

Julian McAllister Groves

Thought-provoking arguments and behaviors on both sides of the controversy surrounding biomedical research on animals

240 pages | 5.5 x 8.25



The New Shape of Global Power

John Agnew

How American hegemony came about, its effects on the world, and how it now haunts its creators

296 pages | 6 x 9 | 10 tables, 4 figures, 9 halftones, 3 maps


Heidegger and Nazism

Victor Farías, edited by Joseph Margolis and Tom Rockmore

The first book to document Heidegger's close connections to Nazism—now available to a new generation of students

368 pages | 6 x 9


The Heidegger Case

On Philosophy and Politics

Edited by Tom Rockmore

Original essays raising issues concerning Heidegger's involvement with the Nazis

344 pages | 6 x 9


Help Your Marriage Survive the Death of a Child

Paul C. Rosenblatt

Advice to couples and counselors about how to deal with the death of a child

200 pages | 5.5 x 8.25