Spring 1994


Crisis in Professional Ethics

Edited by Elliot D. Cohen, and MIchael Davis

Professionals face tough questions raised by the AIDS pandemic

288 pages | 6 x 9


Derrida and Wittgenstein

Seung-Chong Lee, and Newton Garver

A critical comparison of two influential philosophers' appraches to language

264 pages | 5.5 x 8.25


Global Production

The Apparel Industry in the Pacific Rim

Edited by Edna Bonacich, Lucie Cheng, and Paul Ong

Pacific Rim scholars look at globalization's impact on international economics

400 pages | 6 x 9 | 36 tables, 7 figs.


Hmong Means Free

Life in Laos and America

Edited by Sucheng Chan

Three generations of Hmong refugees expose the trauma and the joy of their lives

296 pages | 6 x 9 | 3 figures 16 halftones


Not June Cleaver

Women and Gender in Postwar America, 1945-1960

Edited by Joanne Meyerowitz

A denouncement of the housewife stereotype imposed on post-World War II women

424 pages | 6 x 9 | 4 tables, 12 halftones


Organizing Asian American Labor

The Pacific Coast Canned-Salmon Industry, 1870-1942

Chris Friday

Asian and Asian American workers resist oppression and shape their own lives

296 pages | 6 x 9 | 6 tables, 6 halftones


Organizing In Hard Times

Labor and Neighborhoods In Hartford

Louise B. Simmons

One of America's poorest cities copes with economic restructuring

200 pages | 5.5 x 8.25 | 1 figs.


"Other Sheep I Have"

The Autobiography of Father Paul M. Washington

Paul M. Washington with David Mcl. Gracie

An inner-city Episcopal priest shares a lifetime of fighting for civil and women's rights

280 pages | 5.5 x 8.25 | 29 halftones


Pedal to the Metal

The Work Life of Truckers

Lawrence J. Ouellet

A revealing inside account of truckers' work ethic

272 pages | 6 x 9 | 1 tables, 18 halftones


Reconstructing Prehistory

Scientific Method in Archaeology

James A. Bell

A bold new method of theorizing about the prehistoric past

368 pages | 6 x 9


Reshaping Ethnic and Racial Relations in Philadelphia

Immigrants in a Divided City

Jo Anne Schneider, and Judith Goode

Strategies for cooperation in ethnically and racially diverse neighborhoods

296 pages | 6 x 9 | 1 table, 7 figures, 3 halftones


Sexual Cultures and the Construction of Adolescent Identities

Edited by Janice M. Irvine

Adolescent sexual awakening is reevaluated in terms of social and cultural influences

336 pages | 6 x 9 | 7 tables, 3 figs.


Shadows on the Past

Studies in the Historical Fiction Film

Leger Grindon

A new genre of film is identified and explored

264 pages | 6 x 9 | 19 halftones


The Suburban Racial Dilemma

Housing and Neighborhoods

W. Dennis Keating

An examination of the dilemmas of integrating America's suburbs

288 pages | 6 x 9 | 20 tables, 3 figs.


Surrogates and Other Mothers

The Debates over Assisted Reproduction

Ruth Macklin

An ethicist traces an infertile couple's journey through the moral and legal maze of reproductive alternatives

264 pages | 6 x 9