Spring 1991

Ain't Gonna Let Nobody Turn Me Round

The Pursuit of Racial Justice in the Rural South

Richard A. Couto

An examination of individuals who enacted change in the status, opportunities, and treatment of African Americans in the rural South

440 pages | 6 x 9 | 34 halftones


Art and Engagement

Arnold Berleant

A new aesthetic theory based on aesthetic perception and participation with the arts

288 pages | 6 x 9 | 12 figures


Cane Fires

The Anti-Japanese Movement in Hawaii, 1865-1945

Gary Y. Okihiro

A history of a systematic anti-Japanese movement in Hawaii from the time migrant workers were brought to the sugar cane fields until the end of World War II

360 pages | 6 x 9


The Case Against Christianity

Michael Martin

A rational critique of Christianity

288 pages | 5.5 x 8.25


Dangerous Passage

The Social Control of Sexuality in Women's Adolescence

Constance A. Nathanson

Adolescent pregnancy as a public policy issue

304 pages


Expected Miracles

Surgeons at Work

Joan Cassell

The world of surgeons from their own perspective

259 pages | 5.25 x 8.5


History from South Africa

Alternative Visions and Practices

edited by Joshua Brown, Patrick Manning, Karin Shapiro and Jon Wiener

Articles from a special issue of the Radical History Review that map the development of interpretations of the South African past and depart radically from the official history

467 pages


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


The Metaphysics of Self and World

Toward a Humanistic Philosophy

E. M. Adams

A full-fledged humanistic solution to the modern human identity crisis occasioned by the way we must think in living our lives and the way we have become accustomed to think in our search for knowledge and understanding of the world

325 pages | 6 x 9


On the Man Question

Gender and Civic Virtue in America

Mark E. Kann

Male individualism conditioned with a strong dose of civic virtue

352 pages


The Politics of Street Crime

Criminal Process and Cultural Obsession

Stuart A. Scheingold

America's contradictory attitudes toward crime: repellent danger versus media glamorization

250 pages | 5.5 x 8.25


Professions and the State

Expertise and Autonomy in the Soviet Union and Eastern Europe

edited by Anthony Jones

The first survey of the major professions in the USSR

256 pages


The Right to Privacy

Gays, Lesbians, and the Constitution

Vincent J. Samar

Discusses the reasons why and the degree to which privacy should be protected

260 pages | 5.5 x 8.25


Shades of Black

Diversity in African American Identity

William E. Cross, Jr.

Presents the diversity that has always been the hallmark of Black psychology, exploding the myth that self-hatred is the dominant theme in Black identity

296 pages | 6 x 9


The Sixties Experience

Hard Lessons About Modern America

Edward P. Morgan

A compelling democratic vision that grounded Sixties movements and traces its evolution through concrete experiences

357 pages | 6 x 9