Fall 2018

Archaeology at the Site of the Museum of the American Revolution

A Tale of Two Taverns and the Growth of Philadelphia

Rebecca Yamin

152 pages | 5 x 8 | 55 color photos, 2 figures, 8 halftones, 6 maps


Challenging Beijing's Mandate of Heaven

Taiwan's Sunflower Movement and Hong Kong's Umbrella Movement

Ming-sho Ho

Analyzing the dynamics of two recent nonviolent, student-led protests in light of China’s growth and power

288 pages | 6 x 9 | 5 tables, 6 figures, 2 maps


Color Me...Cherry & White

A Temple University Coloring Book

Temple University Press

The first adult coloring book for the worldwide Temple University community

60 pages | 8.5 x 11 | 25 line drawings


The Eagles Encyclopedia

Champions Edition

Ray Didinger with Robert S. Lyons

An updated edition of the best-selling book The Eagles Encyclopedia celebrating the Super Bowl Champions, the E-A-G-L-E-S!

512 pages | 8.3125 x 10.875 | 33 color photos, 368 halftones


The Evangelical Crackup?

The Future of the Evangelical-Republican Coalition

Edited by Paul A. Djupe and Ryan L. Claassen

Explaining evangelicalism’s relationship to the party system

302 pages | 6 x 9 | 13 tables, 52 figures


Extraordinary Racial Politics

Four Events in the Informal Constitution of the United States

Fred Lee

Explores the promise and perils of racially-based mass mobilizations and state emergencies

240 pages | 6 x 9 | 5 tables, 1 figure


Final Negotiations

A Story of Love, Loss, and Chronic Illness
Revised and Expanded Edition

Carolyn Ellis

A poignant autoethnography that reflects back forty years on loving someone chronically ill

416 pages | 6 x 9


French Gastronomy and the Magic of Americanism

Rick Fantasia

Analyzing the effects of corporate-driven global industrial processes on the practices, and the practitioners, of French gastronomy

240 pages | 6 x 9 | 7 tables, 9 figures, 2 halftones


From Confinement to Containment

Japanese/American Arts during the Early Cold War

Edward Tang

Examining the legacies of four Japanese and Japanese/American artists and writers in the postwar era

264 pages | 6 x 9 | 25 halftones


Gone Goose

The Remaking of an American Town in the Age of Climate Change

Braden T. Leap

How members of a rural town in the Midwest worked to sustain their culture and community in response to climate change

270 pages | 6 x 9 | 1 table, 1 figure, 11 halftones


Mediating America

Black and Irish Press and the Struggle for Citizenship, 1870-1914

Brian Shott

How black and Irish journalists in the Gilded Age used newspapers to shape and constrain the struggle for American belonging

250 pages | 6 x 9 | 22 halftones


Mr. All-Around

The Life of Tom Gola

David Grzybowski

The first, definitive biography of La Salle basketball icon Tom Gola

208 pages | 6 x 9 | 30 halftones


Not from Here, Not from There/No Soy de Aquí ni de Allá

The Autobiography of Nelson A. Díaz

Nelson A. Díaz

A lively autobiography by a community activist, judge, and public advocate who blazed a trail for Latinos in Philadelphia

280 pages | 6 x 9 | 1 figure, 19 halftones


Perceptions of a Polarized Court

How Division among Justices Shapes the Supreme Court’s Public Image

Michael F. Salamone

Is the Supreme Court immune to the stain of polarization?

214 pages | 5.25 x 8.5 | 27 tables, 8 figures, 4 line drawings


Policing in Natural Disasters

Stress, Resilience, and the Challenges of Emergency Management

Terri M. Adams and Leigh R. Anderson

How disaster work impacts law enforcement officers and first responders based on some of the worst disasters in modern history

234 pages | 5.25 x 8.5 | 1 figure, 4 halftones