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The Machinery of Whiteness

Studies in the Structure of Racialization

Steve Martinot

An extensive critique of the structures of whiteness and how they produce racism in the United States

232 pages


Machos, Maricones, and Gays

Cuba and Homosexuality

Ian Lumsden

A historically based, first-hand report of contemporary homosexuality in Cuban society and culture

304 pages | 5.5 x 8.25 | 8 halftones


The Magic Hour

Film at Fin de Siécle

J. Hoberman

A new anthology from one of America's foremost critics of movies and culture

280 pages | 7 x 10 | 3 figs., 8 halftones


The Magic of Children's Gardens

Inspiring Through Creative Design

Lolly Tai

An exploration of the purpose, beauty, and benefits of creating children’s outdoor environments in public gardens

376 pages | 8 x 10 | 697 color photos, 27 tables


Making a Global Immigrant Neighborhood

Brooklyn's Sunset Park

Tarry Hum

How immigrants are reinventing Sunset Park, forming new multi-racial alliances, and reshaping its community

300 pages | 6 x 9 | 15 tables, 7 halftones, 1 maps


Making a Scene

Urban Landscapes, Gentrification, and Social Movements in Sweden

Kimberly A. Creasap

Examines how autonomous social movements respond to gentrification by creating their own cultural landscape in cities and suburbs

202 pages | 5.5 x 8.25 | 16 halftones, 4 maps


Making Equity Planning Work

Leadership in the Public Sector

John Forester, and Norman Krumholz

Lessons from an experiment in equity planning

271 pages | 6 x 9


Making Ethnic Choices

California's Punjabi Mexican Americans

Karen Isaksen Leonard

Defining and changing perceptions of ethnic identity

352 pages | 6 x 9


Making History Matter

Robert Dawidoff

A historian with a broad view of American culture's movers and shapers

304 pages | 6 x 9


Making Modern Love

Sexual Narratives and Identities in Interwar Britain

Lisa Z. Sigel

How people used popular culture between the world wars to articulate sexual identities and practices

258 pages | 6 x 9 | 17 halftones


The Making of Asian America through Political Participation

Pei-te Lien

A fascinating look at how race ethnicity and transnationalism help construct a complex American electorate

312 pages | 6 x 9 | 21 tables


Making Their Days Happen

Paid Personal Assistance Services Supporting People with Disability Living in Their Homes and Communities

Lisa I. Iezzoni

Explores the complexities of the interpersonal dynamics and policy implications affecting personal assistance service consumers and providers

284 pages | 6 x 9 | 13 tables, 1 figure, 9 halftones


The Man in the Dugout

Baseball's Top Managers and How They Got That Way

Leonard Koppett

424 pages | 7 x 10


The Man-Not

Race, Class, Genre, and the Dilemmas of Black Manhood

Tommy J. Curry

Introduces the conceptual foundations for Black Male Studies, going beyond gender theories that cast the Black Male as a pathological aspiring patriarch

298 pages | 6 x 9


Managing Contracted Services in the Nonprofit Agency

Administrative, Ethical, and Political Issues

Susan R. Bernstein

Interviews with nonprofit agency managers illuminate how welfare state mechanisms work in practice and in the tangled nature of bureaucracies

230 pages | 6 x 9