Fall 2000

Agricultural and Pastoral Societies in Ancient and Classical History

Edited by Michael Adas

An in-depth examination of the early history of humankind

376 pages | 7 x 10 | 1 halftone



Race, Class, and Urban Expansion

Larry Keating

Troubling stories about private interests over public development in Atlanta

248 pages | 6 x 9 | 15 tables, 7 maps, 7 figures


Before Roe

Abortion Policy in the States

Rosemary Nossiff

A groundbreaking look at abortion politics among parties and interest groups

216 pages | 5.5 x 8.25


Bioethics in Social Context

Edited by Barry Hoffmaster

Arguing for—and against—the value and practice of ethnography in medicine

248 pages | 6 x 9


Exiled Memories

Stories of Iranian Diaspora

Zohreh T. Sullivan

A moving portrait of the Iranian émigré community grappling with life in the U.S.

328 pages | 6 x 9 | 1 map 1 figure 14 halftones


Extradition, Politics, and Human Rights

Christopher H. Pyle

A compelling history of U.S. extradition

456 pages | 7 x 10


Forgotten Conquests

Rereading New World History from the Margins

Gustavo Verdesio

Re-reading Uruguay's colonial history

216 pages | 7 x 10 | 2 figures, 3 halftones, 1 map


From Puerto Rico to Philadelphia

Puerto Rican Workers and Postwar Economies

Carmen Teresa Whalen

A history of Puerto Rican immigration to Philadelphia

328 pages | 7 x 10 | 23 tables, 12 figures, 28 halftones, 6 maps


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.


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


Holy Leisure

Recreation and Religion in God's Square Mile

Troy Messenger

An accessible account of the first permanent religious meeting ground in the U.S.

192 pages | 6 x 9 | 26 halftones


Introduction to Animal Rights

Your Child or the Dog?

Gary L. Francione

A guidebook for examining our personal and ethical beliefs about human treatment of animals

272 pages | 6 x 9 | 12 figures, 12 halftones


Land of the Giants

New York's Polo Grounds

Stew Thornley

A rich history of one of the most hallowed of former baseball parks

192 pages | 7 x 10 | 6 tables, 1 figures, 39 halftones


Love's Revolution

Interracial Marriage

Maria P. P. Root

A contemporary snapshot of interracial marriage

240 pages | 6 x 9 | 3 tables, 1 figs.


The Maya Diaspora

Guatemalan Roots, New American Lives

Edited by James Loucky, and Marilyn M Moors

How Maya refugees found new lives in strange lands

248 pages | 6 x 9 | 6 tables, 11 figures, 5 maps