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P is for Philadelphia

Susan Korman

A primer on the City of Brotherly Love, illustrated by the children of Philadelphia, for the children of Philadelphia

64 pages | 10 x 8 | 54 color illustrations


Pacifica Radio

The Rise of an Alternative Network

Matthew Lasar

A profile of America's first listener-supported alternative radio station

320 pages | 6 x 9 | 10 halftones


Pack the Court!

A Defense of Supreme Court Expansion

Stephen M. Feldman

A historical and analytical argument for court-packing

278 pages | 6 x 9


The Package Deal

Marriage, Work, and Fatherhood in Men's Lives

Nicholas W. Townsend

A book about understanding men's lives in the modern world

264 pages | 6 x 9 | 1 tables, 1 figs.


Painting Publics

Transnational Legal Graffiti Scenes as Spaces for Encounter

Caitlin Frances Bruce

Argues that public art generates spaces for encounter as well as places and moments that can reenergize the felt sense of possibility in urban spaces

276 pages | 6 x 9 | 54 color photos


The Palestinian Idea

Film, Media, and the Radical Imagination

Greg Burris

A window into the Palestinian freedom struggle, drawing on an analysis of Palestinian film and media

270 pages | 6 x 9 | 8 halftones


Palestra Pandemonium

A History of the Big 5

Robert S. Lyons

A history of the most famous rivalries in college basketball, fought out in the shrine to the game

240 pages | 8.375 x 10.875 | 119 halftones


Paper Son

One Man's Story

Tung Pok Chin, with Winifred C. Chin

A rare, first person account of an experience shared by thousands of Chinese

184 pages | 5.5 x 8.25 | 16 halftones


Paradise Remade

The Politics of Culture and History in Hawai'i

Elizabeth Buck

A rereading of Hawaiian history

288 pages | 5.5 x 8.25 | 140 tables, 20 halftones


Paradise, New York

A Novel

Eileen Pollack

A funny and moving first novel of nostalgia for Catskills hotel life

288 pages | 5 x 9


The Paradox of Natural Mothering

Chris Bobel

An intimate view of the family next door

240 pages | 5.5 x 8.25 | 1 figs.


The Parker Sisters

A Border Kidnapping

Lucy Maddox

The remarkable story of an 1850s kidnapping of two free black girls in rural Pennsylvania after the passage of the Fugitive Slave Act

256 pages | 6.125 x 9 | 5 halftones, 1 map


A Part, Yet Apart

South Asians in Asian America

Edited by Lavina Dhingra Shankar, and Rajini Srikanth

The first comprehensive study of the peripheral position and invisibility of South Asian perspectives within Asian America

320 pages | 6 x 9


Passing for Perfect

College Impostors and Other Model Minorities

erin Khuê Ninh

How does it feel to be model minority—and why would that drive one to live a lie?

276 pages | 5.25 x 8.5 | 5 tables


Passion and Power

Sexuality in History

Edited by Christina Simmons, and Kathy Peiss

Innovative writings on the history of sexuality

328 pages | 6 x 9 | 32 figs.