Fall 1993

Coping with Poverty

Pentecostals and Christian Base Communities in Brazil

Cecília Loreto Mariz

Evangelical religion plays a new role in the lives of Brazil's poor

208 pages | 5.5 x 8.25


Creating a New World Economy

Forces of Change and Plans for Action

Edited by Gerald Epstein, Julie Graham, and Jessica Nembhardt

Twenty-five economists set out the challenges posed by a global economy

496 pages | 6 x 9 | 33 tables, 35 figs.

Critical Studies in Organization and Bureaucracy

Revised and Expanded

Edited by Frank Fischer and Carmen Siriani

Approaches to organizational crises in the late twentieth century

704 pages | 6 x 9


Defending Community

The Struggle for Alternative Redevelopment in Cedar-Riverside

Randy Stoecker

A counter-culture urban community takes control of its redevelopment

328 pages | 6 x 9 | 11 figures 13 halftones


Drawing the Line

Life, Death, and Ethical Choices in an American Hospital

Samuel Gorovitz

A moving and hard-hitting glimpse of daily reality at a major hospital

216 pages | 5.75 x 8.5


Environmental Change

Federal Courts and the EPA

Rosemary O'Leary

An examination of the impact of federal court decisions on the policies and administration of the EPA

280 pages | 5.5 x 8.25 | 7 tables 6 figures

Evil and the Evidence for God

The Challenge of John Hick's Theodicy

R. Douglas Geivett

A new theodicy embracing the Augustinian tradition of free will as the touchstone for evil

288 pages | 6 x 9


The First Suburban Chinatown

The Remaking of Monterey Park, California

Timothy P. Fong

Ethnicity issues fuel internal strife as a community faces change

240 pages | 6 x 9 | 14 tables, 2 figures, 8 halftones


Framing Blackness

The African American Image in Film

Ed Guerrero

A challenge to Hollywood's one-dimensional images of African Americans

272 pages | 6 x 9 | 28 halftones


Homeless in Paradise

A Map of the Terrain

Rob Rosenthal

Steps toward understanding "street people" in Santa Barbara—and everywhere

280 pages | 6 x 9 | 1 table 6 figures


Islamic and European Expansion

The Forging of a Global Order

Edited by Michael Adas

Distinguished writers provide new approaches to cross-cultural history

400 pages | 6 x 9 | 9 figs.


Medical Malpractice

Law, Tactics, and Ethics

Frank M. McClellan

An experienced litigator lays out the essential issues

328 pages | 6 x 9


Newcomers in Workplace

Immigrants and the Restructuring of the U.S. Economy

Edited by Louise Lamphere, Guillermo J. Grenier, and Alex Stepick

Case studies capture the experiences, difficulties, and determination of immigrant workers

320 pages | 6 x 9 | 5 tables, 11 figures, 10 halftones


The Origins of Southern Sharecropping

Edward Royce

Revised perspective on sharecropping

288 pages | 5.5 x 8.25


Popular Organization and Democracy in Rio De Janeiro

A Tale of Two Favelas

Robert Gay

Two political survival strategies in Brazilian slum neighborhoods

208 pages | 5.5 x 8.25 | 15 tables, 3 figs.